Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: October 6, 2023
At their October 5, 2023 meeting, the Westmont Village Board approved a proclamation recognizing October as Arts DuPage Month. Deborah Venezia, Director of Arts DuPage, was present for the approval of the proclamation and shared some important statistics regarding the importance of having a successful arts program in your community.
“We thank the Village of Westmont for continuing to embrace the arts, sending a positive message to Westmont residents and visitors that allows them to recognize the vital role the creative sector plays in our communities,” said Venezia. “Through their advocacy, organizations such as Salt Creek Ballet, Westmont Performing Arts, Westmont Special Events and the Creative Arts Network, and many others, add to the local vibrancy, drive the economy, and bring attention to the region.”
The proclamation celebrating October as Arts DuPage Month in the Village of Westmont included the following:
Arts DuPage is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting arts initiatives throughout the County. For more information regarding their mission, visit the Arts DuPage website at artsdupage.org.