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For Immediate Release: June 26, 2012
League Unveils Art Sculpture Video
Mason County Sculpture Trail Exemplifies the Positive Impact of Placemaking
A new video showing how art is bringing Mason County communities together and boosting the local economy was recently produced by the Michigan Municipal League. The release of the video coincides with the dedication of two new sculptures that will join nine others already existing in the community, creating what will be known as the Mason County Sculpture Trail.
The new sculptures in Mason County will be introduced June 29. “Flights of Learning” will be dedicated at the Ludington Library at 4:30 p.m. with John Bracey, Executive Director of the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs giving the keynote address.
“The Rearing Horse Memory Pole” dedication will follow at 6 p.m. at the Mason County Fairgrounds with featured speakers Gorden Wenk, Deputy Director, Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development and Arnold Weinfeld, Director, Strategic Initiatives & Federal Affairs, Michigan Municipal League.
About the League: The Michigan Municipal League advocates on behalf of its member communities in Lansing, Washington D.C., and the courts; provides educational opportunities for elected and appointed municipal officials; and assists municipal leaders in administering services to their communities through League programs and services.