Special Event: 80th Anniversary Gala
The Rio Hondo Symphony Orchestra presented its
80th Anniversary Gala on Saturday March 16, 2013 at Whittier College AJ Villalobos Hall
The Rio Hondo Symphony celebrated its 80th year of free concerts at a special 80th Birthday Dinner Gala on March 16, 2013, at A. J. Villalobos Hall, Whittier College.
The glorious celebration included a gourmet dinner catered by Bon Appetit, special live music and a live auction. The theme was the 20's. The birthday celebration was a semi-formal affair, with 20's clothes optional.
Chairing the event was Charles Claver, past Symphony Association board member. Assisting him were Dr. Fay Weber, Laurie Baccus, Neal Welland, Mary Herrera and Maurice Meysenburg.