|Posted by NAA on April 15, 2017 at 9:55 AM||comments (0)|
MINUTES MEETING OF NORTHPORT ARTS ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIP 4/10/17
Chris Verdon reported that the Student’s Exhibit was well attended and had great community support.
We will need a new Secretary and Treasurer in June. Linda Bayer has agreed to run for Treasurer. If you are interested in either position call Chris Verdon.
We need a team to work with Chris and Linda on grants, a team for fundraising, and volunteers to staff the VAB during al...Read Full Post »
|Posted by NAA on March 14, 2017 at 3:15 PM||comments (0)|
MINUTES BOARD MEETING NORTHPORT ARTS ASSOCIATION 3/9/2017
PRESENT WERE CHRIS VERDON, JOHN MITCHELL, LINDA BAYER, NINA COLLINS AND CLARE GENGARELLY., (via phone).
Chris introduced Heidi Noel Miller who has just moved to Northport and has experience fund raising. Heidi described her background and agreed to forward a proposal to the board for her fund-raising services.
Chris has applied to the Harper Foundation for a $3000 grant.Read Full Post »
|Posted by NAA on February 20, 2017 at 10:20 AM||comments (0)|
MINUTES NORTHPORT ARTS ASSOCIATION MEMBERS’ MEETING 2/13/2017
Chris Verdon reported that January activities at the Village Arts Building included open studio on Thursdays, classes, and rehearsals for NCAC production. Open Studio continues (10-1) weekly and we will have new classes in March. We posted classes and exhibits in the Enterprise and will post again in March. Details are on our website (www.northportartsforall.com). We also plan a display c...Read Full Post »
|Posted by NAA on February 13, 2017 at 11:25 AM||comments (0)|
MINUTES, NAA BOARD MEETING 2/8/2017
Chris Verdon, Tom Woodruff, John Mitchell, Linda Bayer present, Clare Gengarelly present by phone
Phone and Internet VAB
Chris presented costs for Charter v.s. ATT; recommended Charter at $74.97 per mo. for phone & internet. Board approved Charter starting April 1.
CHris and John looking at Security system which will be required for insurance for big exhibits. Quote from EPS with d...Read Full Post »
|Posted by NAA on February 8, 2017 at 2:20 PM||comments (0)|
6 people had an energizing experience at the building with Mariann Kirch, Pure Prana Yoga.
|Posted by NAA on January 11, 2017 at 9:05 PM||comments (0)|
The membership approved:
- the minutes from the Dec. meeting
- the election of Linda Bayer as Treasurer,
- the new Bylaws,
- reserving remaining weekends available at the Village Arts Building between Memorial Day and Labor Day for artists only under 3-day package
Chris Verdon reported that the building was busy during open hours between Christmas and New Years, and we sold one of Sally Neal’s paintings.
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|Posted by NAA on December 24, 2016 at 10:55 AM||comments (0)|
President Chris Verdon thanked everyone for helping make Northport Arts Association and Village Arts Building a success this year. Current membership is 173. Planned events for 2017 include:
Car Art Show over Memorial Day weekend (Keith Ashley)
Arts Under 40 show June 23-July2 (Moira Racich & John Mitchell)
Hans Anderson Exhibit July 4-23 (John Mitchell)
Plein Air Paintout July-August date to be set (Gene Rantz)
Open Studio on Th...Read Full Post »
|Posted by NAA on November 16, 2016 at 2:10 PM||comments (0)|
37 members present
President Chris Verdon congratulated everyone on a successful Members’ Show. 64 members participated and the community is excited about the Village Arts Building.
Open Studio has started every Thursday, 10-1. Feldenkrais Movement class on selected Wed. (see calendar- www.northportartsforall.com )
The Board is formalizing committees to facilitate the functioning of NAA, including Finance, Business Pl...Read Full Post »
|Posted by NAA on October 14, 2016 at 4:05 PM||comments (0)|
MINUTES MEMBER MEETING OCTOBER 10, 2016 (about 40 people attended)
NEW VILLAGE ARTS BUILDING:
President Chris Verdon opened the meeting by thanking :
--Bill and Nina Collins for building the wonderful Village Arts Center for Northport.
--Chris and John Woomer for providing office furniture for the building
--Betsy and Chris Ernst for organizing landscaping and donating trees
--Colleen Cooper for donating plants
--Tom Whitney and Clare G....Read Full Post »