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Wine Tasted — Thanks for a Great Night!

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Arts on the Block Day ended with a wonderful night, filled with friends, fun, and of course wine.  Thanks to all of our wonderful supporters of community development through the arts, we were able to celebrate our 10th anniversary in style! Here are just a few of the thank yous we are bursting at the seams to share:

Thank you to our amazing Board of Directors for organizing the event and for their continued support.

Thank you to our numerous sponsors for being so supportive of community development through the arts.  Thank you to our Champagne Sponsor: Rex Smith.  Thank you to our Pinot Noir Sponsors: Apex Home LoansConfidence TitleSchaefer Financial Group, Inc.Triton Wealth Management; and Visionary Ophthalmology.  Thank you to our Chardonnay Sponsors: Backyard BountyElite Kitchens; Don & Ann Hague; The Martin Insurance Agency, Inc.Siemens; and Zipin Law Firm.

Thank you to our In-Kind Sponsors: The Bottle ShopThe Bean BagLe Pain Quotidien; Honest Tea; and La Prima Catering.

Thank you to Garrett Park Town Hall for allowing us to host our celebration in such a beautiful space.

Thank you to Charlie Plunkett and his band for providing melodious entertainment.

Thank you to Sarah Bryen and Scott Shenton for putting the program and silent auction list together.

Thank you to our volunteers: Lendeh Sherman for her excellent photography and Maddie Palmieri, Geri Gotera, Sophie, and Leah Abrams.

Here is a sneak peak of pictures from the event.  Many more to come!DSC02071-e1379981875207-768x1024









Top 10 Reasons NOT to Miss Arts on the Block’s Wine Tasting 10th Anniversary Celebration

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10. Show off everything you know, fake it till you make it, or learn everything you never knew you needed to know about wine from the experts from The Bottle Shop!


9. Enjoy superb hors d’oeuvres from The Bean Bag, desserts from Le Pain Quotidien — and more!


 8. Meet some of our wonderful apprentices!


7. Sample all the wine you’ve never heard of but want to try!

6. Experience the beautiful and historic Garrett Park Town Hall, built in 1897!

5. You deserve a fun night with friends!

4. Be serenaded by the sounds of Charlie Plunkett!

3. View and bid on beautiful art — including prints from artist William Cochran, light boxes from our talented ARTpreneurs and more!

2. You shouldn’t keep things bottled up!

1. Arts on the Block is celebrating a decade of youth development and community building through the arts!!! Please join us!

Saturday, September 21, 2013
6 – 9 p.m.
Garrett Park Town Hall
10814 Kenilworth Ave., Garrett Park MD
Click HERE to purchase tickets or buy at the door