DATES TO REMEMBER
Monday, October 15, 2012 – MEMBERSHIP MEETING at the North Ridgeville Library at 7 PM.
Program: Sheree Ferrato of Verite Stained Glass
MEMBERSHIP MEETING – September 17, 2012
Attendance: Sharon Aunchman, Mary Beth Bogner, Nancy Bowman, Betty Day, Nancy Gavin, Lonnie Hart, Sandy Hines, Kathy Holland, Amanda Holland, Ilona Manista, Ludina Mills, Betty Lou Palmer, Pat Pitts, Karen Sigsworth, Lynn Telenko, Margaret Truman and Veronica Valega, Milke & Sue Valetta, Janet Willoughby.
Program: Betty Lou Palmer introduced Zack Valletta, of North Ridgeville, who is a senior at St. Ignatius High School. Over the summer, Zack attended Artworks. Sharon Aunchman gave us some background information on Artworks, which is a job training program for high schools students. This is an award winning program that gives students insight into the art world. Students are guided by a mentor and work in an internship. Zack’s focus group worked in Instillation Art. He showed us a slide presentation of his very creative artwork he made using duct tape. We wish him the best of luck!
Treasurer’s Report: Betty Day reported that the total bank balance is $5321.00 Arts Council made a profit of $2365.15 from the Corn Festival this year.
Arts and Crafts Fair at North Ridgeville Corn Fest: There were 22 crafters this year. Betty Lou has 4 contracts for next year. There were 19 raffle prizes. Amanda did a great job of getting prizes for the coloring contest!! Thank You.
Betty P. suggested for entertainment for the Holiday Party a gentleman who is an Elvis impersonator. Margaret T. made a motion to hire him for $200. Ilona seconded. All in favor. Motion carried.
Community Care: Nancy B. announced that there will be a fundraiser for Community Care on Saturday, September 29, 2012 at American Legion Hall from 6-11 PM. If you bring 6 cans of food to be donated, you will be entered into a drawing to play the Price is Right..
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Mary Beth Bogner