Songwriters Concert Set For June 3

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Singer and songwriters Nancy Seiters, William Jacob Taylor Smith and Ben Durham will be in concert Tuesday, June 3, from 6:30-9 p.m. The free concert is hosted By Anthony Quails and sponsored by the Chattanooga Songwriters Association.

 The event will be held at the Heritage House Arts and Civic Center, 1428 Jenkins Road.

Guests can meet the songwriters at 6:30 p.m. and the concert begins at 7 p.m.

For additional details contact holley_c@chattanooga.gov or call 855-9474.


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