Learn about the McGaffin Carillon at Nov. 17 event

Photo of tree line showing top of McGaffin Carillon and Peter B. Lewis BuildingGot a little extra time? Learn how you can help University Circle’s “Singing Tower,” the McGaffin Carillon, at a meeting, Friday, November 17, at 1:15 p.m. University Circle Carillonneur George Leggiero will tell you about the 140-foot McGaffin Tower and its 47 bronze bells weighing 7.5 tons. The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon in University Circle, Inc., founded to expand the activities at the tower and to raise funds for a complete renovation of the instrument, seeks volunteers who can be ushers and guides for lunchtime concerts and Tower Tours as well as assist with mailings and donors events. Come for the final concert of the fall lunchtime series, 12:15-12:45, take a tour, and learn even more at this meeting in the Herrick Room on the tower’s second level. Refreshments provided. Parking is free in the Church of the Covenant’s Euclid Avenue lot.