Evening of celebration Friday

Adam Larck

THREE EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

1. Woodford County Heartline and Heart House will be celebrating its 30th anniversary on Friday at the Metamora High School Auditorium. The event will kick off with a reception at 6 p.m. for the community to mingle. Hors d’oeuvres will be served.

2. At 7 p.m., the concert part of the evening will kick off. The Testify Men’s Quartet will perform first, followed by Rachel West Kramer.

3. In between performances, the announcement of two awards will be made. The first award, the Marvin Cheney Achievement Award, will be presented to a former beneficiary of Heartline and Heart House. She will give testimony of her journey from a life in crisis to one of hope. Also being presented that night is the Heartline and Heart House Volunteer of the Year award.

Why you should attend

“I stand in complete awe of the amazing things God has done in and through Heartline and Heart House over the past 30 years.  So much was made possible because of the steadfast support of our community.  This event is about celebrating both our accomplishments and those who have made it possible.”  — Trixie Jones, executive director of Heartline and Heart House

About the event

WHEN A reception starts at 6 p.m. Friday, with a concert starting at 7 p.m.

WHERE Metamora High School Auditorium

TICKETS $15. Tickets are available for purchase at the Heartline Administrative Office, Eureka/Roanoke/Minonk/Washburn/Spring Bay Community Bank, Metamora Commerce Bank and the El Paso Flanagan State Bank.