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Walldogs seeking host families for artists

The Streator Walldogs Committee is seeking Streator-area host families to house artists next summer. Sign up at streatorwalldogs.com/sponsor.html#host (or streatorwalldogs.com, then click on Help Us, then Host). The Walldogs are expecting to need about 100 host families.

Here are some important considerations:

  • Artists will have limited free time to spend with host families.
  • Late nights and early mornings are commonplace.
  • Artists will welcome quiet down time after a long day of physical labor.
  • The committee requests host homes be air conditioned.
  • Some homes need to accommodate up to three members of a Walldog family as well as doubles and singles.
  • The Walldog Food Committee provides meals and snacks.
  • Artists may require refrigerator space at their host home for beverages.

For questions, contact housing coordinator Cindy Wheeler at streatorwalldogs2018@gmail.com.

The food truck festival will return from noon to 7 p.m. Saturday, May 19 at Streator City Park.

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