Saturday, October 11, 2014

MONROVIA Celebrates the Arts! October 11 and 12 in Monrovia Library Park, California!

Bill Beebe, Event Chair, (626) 232-4163,
Lisa Barrios, Event Coordinator, (626) 256-4848,

October 11 & 12, 2014:
“Celebrate the Arts” Two-Day Art Show in Library Park, Old Town Monrovia

“Celebrate the Arts” is a FREE community event Oct. 11 and 12, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., sponsored by The Monrovia Association of Fine Arts, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, featuring dozens of local artists in beautiful Monrovia Library Park.

Featured Artist is Rick Kess

Tribute Booth in Memory of Roz Newson, longtime MAFA Fine Artist who recently passed.

Fine Art Display, Sale, and Demonstrations in a variety of media

Student / Youth Art and Demonstrations:
Monrovia High School (MHS) Ceramics Sculpture thanks to Sal Perez, MHS Art Teacher
MHS Student Fine & Urban Art thanks to Katie Gundersen, MAFA Board, sponsored by Betsy Matz, MAFA Board 
Art Time, a new art studio in town.

Local Non-profit Groups: Monrovia Garden Club, Monrovia Rock Hounds, Monrovia Historic Preservation Group.

Friends of the Monrovia Public Library will conduct their Book Sale Event.

Theatrical Performance: Story Chicks presents “A Gathering of Tales” written & performed by CE Jordan
Blues group Larry and Rhonda Jackson      •  Folk, Blue Grass and Country Duo the Locke Brothers
Contemporary Folk Writer and Singer Tim Tedrow with a tribute in memory of singing partner Terry Vreeland 
Wild Mountain Mystics performing music ranging from tender-hearted love songs to foot-stompin' folk blues

Silent Auction & Raffle to support the Arts in Monrovia and throughout the San Gabriel Valley

Our Mission: Enhance the lives of those within our community through interaction with the arts.
Increase the opportunities of our children through art education.