‘Art Around the Town’ Local Artists Open Studios to Public

The Arlington Heights Historical Museum announces a new event, ART AROUND THE TOWN which will be held on Sunday, November 15, 2009 from 1-5pm. The cost is $5 for Arlington Heights residents and $8 non-residents. The event is open to those 16 yrs and older.

Ten artists who live in Arlington Heights will open their studios to the public for one afternoon only. Take this opportunity to meet local artists, tour their studios and purchase completed art.

Participating artists include: Len DiCicco, Will Hamm, Eileen Jorgensen, Anne Kauff, Bobbie Puttrich, Steve Puttrich, Lynnea Semasko, Valerie Stanaszek, Monica Synnesvedt, Kate Tully.

The tour begins at the Arlington Heights Historical Museum’s Heritage Gallery located at 112 W. Fremont Street on the Museum campus. Tickets can be purchased beginning at 12:30pm at the Heritage Gallery. Participants will receive a map and information sheet directing them to the participating studios, but will need to provide their own transportation. Refreshments and rest rooms will be available at the Museum.

Those interested the art studio open house can pre-register through the Arlington Heights Park District’s Fall Program Guide at ahpd.org or purchase tickets the day of the event. The event will take place rain or shine.

Further information can be found on the Museum’s website, ahmuseum.org or by calling 847-255-1225.