Arts Partners of Central Illinois http://peoriapublicradio.org en Out and About - June 14, 2013 http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/out-and-about-june-14-2013 <P>This week, we're talking with Jennifer Lee, coordinator of the Art on the Promenade Fine Art Fair. It runs from 10am to 5pm Saturday and Sunday on the promenade between Costco and Target in East Peoria. She talks about some of the challenges of organizing the first-time event, some of the activities that will be going on during the fair, and why she thinks its important both to the art community and to East Peoria.</P> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Nathan Irwin 7307 at http://peoriapublicradio.org ICC and Arts Partners forming a tri-county arts and culture plan http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/icc-and-arts-partners-forming-tri-county-arts-and-culture-plan <p></p><div>Illinois Central College and Arts-Partners of Central Illinois are looking for community input to form a Tri-County Arts and Culture Plan. The groups are holding a series of public sessions to gather input on area strengths and opportunities for growth in the arts. Chris Gray is the Dean of the Department of Arts and Communication at ICC. He says the plan aims to make Peoria a place that people want to live, work and function:</div><div> Mon, 06 May 2013 12:06:17 +0000 Denise Molina 5115 at http://peoriapublicradio.org ICC and Arts Partners forming a tri-county arts and culture plan