Potpourri of Lectures Continues, ‘Have You Ever Wondered How All Those Paintings Got Into the Art Institute?’

Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Even though the Library will be closed for renovations this week, the Potpourri of Lectures series will be held at Village Hall, 350 Victory Drive. This week’s lecture is, “Have You Ever Wondered How All Those Paintings Got Into the Art Institute?” The lecture will be held at Park Forest Village Hall, Thursday, Feb. 11th, 2010 , at 10:30 am

Maureen Cribbs and Elly Frew, volunteers with the Art Insights Program of the Art Institute’s Education Department, will describe the process of acquiring art works for the Institute.

The Art Insights Program started 15 years ago with the mission of taking the museum to people in nursing homes and others who are not able to travel.  Volunteers attend once per month training sessions to keep up with changes at the Art Institute.

For more information on this event, please call 708-748-3731.