Friends of the Safford Library to present “The Art of the Presidency”

Contributed Photo/Courtesy Paulette LeBlanc: The Friends of the Safford Library will have a presentation on Feb. 23 that will include a virtual walk through the City of Presidents in South Dakota. The event will take place at the Safford City-Graham County Library, starting at 5:30 p.m.

Contributed Article by Paulette LeBlanc

SAFFORD – Mark your calendar for Thursday, Feb. 23 at 5:30 p.m. at the Safford Library as Bonnie Briscoe and Paulette LeBlanc present The Art of the Presidency. 

Attendees will take a virtual walk through the City of Presidents, Rapid City, South Dakota, visiting life-sized bronze statues of 44 Presidents which grace each intersection of the downtown area.  This one-of-a-kind project is the perfect blend of history and art, as you view the unique artistic interpretations of five very talented South Dakota sculptors.

Admission is free.  Refreshments will be served.