Once again, the holiday season is upon us, and once again, ArtsPartners is encouraging the community to give a perfect holiday gift—the gift of ART. If you’re looking for a special gift but aren’t sure what that gift should be, look no further.

Our arts gift certificates can be redeemed at arts performances, classes, and exhibits such as these: Artistic Community Theatre, Bradley University Theatre, Community Children’s Theatre, Contemporary Art Center, Corn Stock Theater, Eastlight Theatre, Eureka College Theatre, Galesburg Civic Art Center, Illinois Ballet, Illinois Central College Theatre and Subscription Series, Knox-Galesburg Symphony, Lakeview Museum, McLean County Arts Center, Mitch Williams Magic Productions, Morton Area Players, Opera Illinois, Orpheum Theatre, Peoria Art Guild gift shop, Peoria Area Civic Chorale, Peoria Ballet, Prairie Cabaret Theatre, Peoria Civic Center YouTheatre, Peoria International Film Group, Peoria Park District, Peoria Players Theatre, Peoria Pops Orchestra, Peoria Public Library, Peoria Symphony, Prairie Players Civic Theatre, and Rainbow Dancers.

For your convenience, here’s how you can purchase our gift certificates right from our web site:

• Go to our web site at www.artspartners.net. You’ll see the topic heading “Gift Certificates” on our home page. Click on this heading. You’ll be walked through a simple process about how to order the certificates online. Or, if you prefer the old-fashioned way, you can simply call our office at 676-2787, and we’ll be happy to take your order over the phone.

• Write a check to ArtsPartners for any amount of ARTS Gift Certificates. They come in denominations of $10, $25, or $50.

• You pick up your ARTS Gift Certificates at our office on the second floor of LeVieux Carre Complex at 114 State Street in downtown Peoria—or we can mail them to you.

• You give the ARTS Gift Certificates as a gift.

• Your gift recipient has an entire year to use the ARTS Gift Certificates whenever and wherever they would like, based on the organizations listed above.

• The arts organizations that accept the ARTS Gift Certificates simply return them to ArtsPartners, where we promptly reimburse them for the full amount of purchase.

This holiday season, give the gift of ART by ordering these gift certificates. AA!