McCloud Arts Society First Benefit Concert

Working to encourage, support, and develop the arts the new McCloud Arts Society announced its first event - a concert and silent auction to be held Saturday, May 26 4:30 to 8 pm upstairs at the McCloud Mercantile.

The McCloud Arts Society's first benefit concert will feature Americana Music by the Springhouse Band. There will be a silent auction, as well as wine, beer, appetizers and chocolates to taste. Admission price is $10.00. The event will be held at the McCloud Mercantile - 2nd floor on Saturday, May 26th from 4:30 to 8 pm.

The McCloud Arts Society was formed in partnership with the Siskiyou Arts Council (SAC) and the California Arts Council (CAC) as part of CAC's Creating Public Value grant. The group expects to encourage, support, and develop the arts, while striving to heighten community awareness and appreciation for the arts through education and programming. They hope to establish summer arts programs utilizing the pavilion in HooHoo Park and form a cultural arts fund to use as seed money for sponsored events.

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