The Board of Trustees of Arts for the Aging is pleased to announce its upcoming Fall Benefit Party Celebrating Art & Science and the Ringing in of AFTA’s 25th Anniversary. The event will take place on Monday, October 22, 2012 at the Carnegie Institution for Science located at 1530 P Street, N.W. in Washington, D.C. There will be a champagne V.I.P. reception featuring a virtuoso opera performance at 6:00 p.m. in the Institution’s Board Room and the main event will take place from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. in the Rotunda. The evening will include a tribute to Founder and Chair Emerita, Lolo Sarnoff, a keynote address from the National Endowment for the Arts’ Sunil Iyengar on new research on the arts in health & well-being, salutes to AFTA’s Founding Circle of Trustees, Volunteers & Supporters and a performance of Spanish dance.

ADMISSION starts at $150 and V.I.P. and Sponsorship opportunities start at $350. Arts for the Aging is a 501(c)(3) charity. Support for the Benefit Party will help AFTA bring the joy of arts engagement to seniors, especially those who are vulnerable and frail in the D.C. metropolitan community.

MORE INFORMATION and event REGISTRATION is availableONLINE. Contact AFTA at info@AFTAarts.org or 301-255-0103 with inquiries.

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