Thu Jun 25 17:30:00 2015
Each year, the History Makers Gala recognizes senior citizens whose outstanding, lifelong contributions of time and talents have helped to make McLean County the thriving community it is today. The Gala dinner will feature live dramatizations and music that celebrate the honorees and their lives of service.
The 2015 honorees are Merlin Kennedy, Peg and John Kirk, and Sonja Reece. Read more about them here. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the program begins at 6:15 p.m. at the Brown Ballroom in the Illinois State University Bone Student Center Thursday, June 25.
Tickets are $60 for the general public and $50 for Museum members. Tickets can be purchased at the Museum located at 200 N. Main Street in downtown Bloomington or online at www.mchistory.org. Proceeds support the Museum’s free educational programs that serve more than 7,000 local school children and 1,200 senior citizens each year.
For more information contact Beth Whisman, director of development, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (309) 827-0428.