This year’s Arts Council Gala “An Evening in Venice”, a fundraiser for the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County takes place on Saturday March 19th . Executive Director April Nyman, poses (left to right) with a photograph by Wil Scott entitled “Sunset Gold”, a painting by Roxanne Weidele entitled “Gunpowder Falls”, a Henri Bendel handbag., a 14K and diamond pendant donated by Smyth Jewelers, and two of a set of six wine glasses hand painted by Martha Wenselan
Chaired by Sydney Lamb, the Gala committee which includes Jeremy Allen, Megan Barroll, Jessica Daigle, Kris Kohlmann, Rachelle Millison, Scotti Preston, and Jeannine Triebwasser have been working hard to make certain “Old World” beauty, romance, Italy and Venice are integral to the theme of this year’s Art Council fundraiser.
Held at the Loews Annapolis Hotel, the event includes, a cocktail reception, dinner, live and silent auctions, a raffle drawing ($100 per ticket) for a trip to Rome, plus entertainment and dancing. The evening begins at 6:30 p.m. and dinner is served at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are available for $150 each and can be purchased by contacting the Arts Council at 410-222-7949, contacting them online at www.acaac.org or mailing at check to 2666 Riva Road MS 8150 Annapolis MD 21401.