Singer/songwriter Amelia Booker, 21, rehearses her original piece ‘My Way Back Home’ at her north Fort Collins home on Wednesday. Booker will play in a duet during the Art for Arc event Friday at Truman’s Coffeehouse, 2555 S. Shields St. RICH ABRAHAMSON/THE COLORADOAN
ART FOR ARC
» When: 7 to 9 p.m. Friday
» Where: Truman’s Coffeehouse (inside Raintree Athletic Club), 2555 S. Shields St., Fort Collins
» Cost: $25; $40 for two tickets
» Information: (970) 204-6991
» Amelia Booker will perform live and sell her CDs at the event.
As Deborah Booker tells it, the first time a family friend introduced her daughter, Amelia, to a guitar he said “she was a natural.” Coming from most parents that might sound lofty; but watching her look at her 21-year-old daughter, it’s clear how life altering that moment was.