Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Muriel Anderson Returns to Downers Grove with Paul Wertico and Jeff Coffin

Community members have an opportunity to hear three incredible professional musicians on November 29th.  North High alumnus Muriel Anderson (national finger-style guitar champion & harp guitarist), with 7-time Grammy winning drummer Paul Wertico and saxophonist Jeff Coffin (Dave Matthews Band / The Flecktones), will be in concert at 8 PM on the Sunday following Thanksgiving.  The concert will be held in the Clarence Johnson Auditorium on the North High campus.

This is the 23rd year in a row that Muriel Anderson (Alumni Award of Excellence recipient) has returned to the community over the Thanksgiving weekend to present a concert.

Tickets may be ordered online at http://murielanderson.com/, or at Anderson's Bookshops.

Sunday, November 2, 2014

FOFA Annual Poinsettia Sale - Please Order by December 2

Help decorate your home and the Downers Grove South Holiday Concert by purchasing a beautiful high quality, six- to eight-bloom red poinsettia plant, delivered directly from the grower. Each plant is $12 and can be picked up at the conclusion of the concert on December 11, 2014.

Alternate pick-up options include December 12th, during the school day, in the Fine Arts office of Downers Grove South High School, B-122. Or special arrangements can be made by contacting Jill Quinn at 630-606-1272.

Orders are needed by Tuesday, December 2, 2014, along with your payment. Please complete the order form and return it to the DGS Fine Arts Department. Checks should be made payable to DGS Fine Arts.

Thanks for supporting this FOFA fundraiser! (Note: Music students earn $4/plant for the 2nd, 3rd, etc. poinsettia sold.)