Let Freedom Ring
Date and TimeMonday, July 4, 2011
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
- Outside (Event Services) » Cook-DeWitt Plaza
To help commemorate our nation's birthday, the Cook Carillon will be part of a nationwide, simultaneous bell-ringing ceremony. Let Freedom Ring 2011 will be initiated at the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia with 13 tolls rung at 2 p.m. At that moment, carillons, church bells, city halls, courthouses, national monuments, and ships at sea will join in the celebration. In addition, Grand Valley's Julianne Vanden Wyngaard will follow the 13 tolls with a concert of patriotic selections.
Professor Julianne Vanden Wyngaard, (616) 331-2112)