Tuesday, March 27th, 2007 at 3:38 pm in Orinda.
The Education Foundation of Orinda is holding a Celebration of the Arts on Thursday, March 29.
The event at Orinda Intermediate will highlight the ways the EFO â€” and parentsâ€™ donations â€” supports music and visual arts in Orinda schools.
Here are some of the features:
* There will be an art exhibit from 6-6:30 p.m. and 7:30-8 p.m. in the multipurpose room, with a display of student art work in mixed media, woodworking, video production, computer graphics and advanced digital photography. The Miramonte Jazz Band will provide entertainment from 7:30-8 p.m.
* The Combined Elementary School Band, the OIS Strings and Concert Band and the Miramonte Combined Concert and Symphonic bands will perform from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the Isola Gym.
* New this year: There will be public speaking and drama presentations from Miramonte in the OIS Drama Room from 7:30-8 p.m.
Admission to the event is free.
â€” Brooke Bryant