evanstARTs is a community collaboration to gather public input on the arts inEvanston.  Organized by the City ofEvanston, the Evanston Community Foundation, and the Evanston Arts Council, the project seeks to identify diverse perspectives on arts and culture from community members who care about the arts inEvanston.  The initiative includes public listening sessions, an online survey, stakeholder interviews, focus groups, and more, in order to gather ideas, opinions, and recommendations about the future of the arts inEvanston.

Upcoming listening sessions:

Monday, September 24, 7 to 9 p.m. at Oakton School (436 Ridge Avenue)

Friday, October 5, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Ecology Center (2024 McCormick Blvd.)

Saturday, October 6, 10 a.m. tonoon at the Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art (40 Arts Circle Drive on the NU campus)