Arts council plans virtual kick-off event

PIQUA — The Piqua Arts Council’s annual kick-off celebration will be held virtually this year on Tuesday, Jan. 19. Starting at 6 p.m. and lasting 30 minutes, the event will feature a recap of the accomplishments of 2020, in addition to new programs and goals for 2021.

Hosted by the board of trustees of the Piqua Arts Council and presented by executive director Jordan Knepper, the event will also serve as the annual meeting and the installation of the new executive board of the Piqua Arts Council.

Officers for 2021 will be Mike McCorkle as president, Ann Bradl as vice president, Mike Cox as treasurer, Brittany Van Horn as secretary and Aaron Scott as immediate past-president. Each officer will fill a one-year term.

The event can be watched on the Piqua Arts Council’s YouTube page, which can be found by visiting the Piqua Arts Council’s website at www.PiquaArtsCouncil.org and clicking the link at the bottom of the page.