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Harford Arts Gathering planned March 26 at Bel Air's Liriodendron

The Harford County Cultural Arts Board will hold its annual Arts Gathering on Thursday, March 26, from 5 to 7 p.m., at the Liriodendron Mansion, 502 W. Gordon St. in Bel Air.

Harford County has a strong arts community, and the Arts Gathering provides an opportunity for artists, arts administrators, board members, volunteers and arts supporters to network and share ideas.


This year's presentation focuses on marketing and event promotion." The cultural arts board will present its new PR Tool Kit, which will soon be available on its website for use by community arts groups.

Arts organizations should plan to bring their group's promotional materials to share. Beverages and lite fare will be provided.


Entertainment will be provided by the Guitar Ensemble from Bel Air High School under the direction of Terence O'Neill. Attendees will also be invited to visit the Liriodendron's Art Gallery.

The Arts Gathering is free; however, registration is required by Tuesday, March 24, by phone at 410-638-3578 or email

The Harford County Cultural Arts Board, located at 319 S. Main Street, Bel Air, MD 21014, is a commission under the Department of Community Services that serves to encourage the growth and stability of cultural organizations in Harford County.

The Cultural Arts Board distributes more $100,000 in grants to approximately 50 non-profit organizations in Harford County annually through funding from the Maryland State Arts Council and Harford County Government.

For additional information, contact Martha Valentine or Rebecca Jessop at 410-638-3578 or visit