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GROUNDBREAKING TAKES PLACE FOR GILCHRIST LEARNING CENTER

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A CEREMONIAL GROUNDBREAKING WAS HELD NEXT TO THE SIOUX CITY ART CENTER THURSDAY.

DIGNITARIES BRAVED STRONG WINDS TO TURN A SHOVEL FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE GILCHRIST LEARNING CENTER.

ART CENTER DIRECTOR AL HARRIS-FERNANDEZ SAYS THE GOAL IS TO COMPLETE THE STRUCTURE BY JULY OF 2018:

OC………FREEZES SET IN. :10

THE GILCHRIST LEARNING CENTER WILL ALLOW EXPANSION OF ART CENTER CLASSES AND ENHANCE THE COLLABORATION WITH SIOUX CITY SCHOOLS:

OC………ON THAT. ;16

HARRIS-FERNANDEZ SAYS THE PROJECT CAME IN UNDER BUDGET:

OC…..THREE POINT THREE MILLION. ;15

HARRIS-FERNANDEZ SAYS OTHER IMPROVEMENTS ARE NOW PLANNED FOR THE MAIN ART CENTER BUILDING:

OC……..FOR OUR LIBRARY. :17

THE GILCHRIST FOUNDATION PROVIDED A MILLION DOLLAR NAMING GIFT TO THE PROJECT AND HAS SUPPORTED ART CENTER PROJECTS FOR MORE THAN A DECADE.