November 11, 2020
Number of Attendees: 10
Guests: Guest speaker Donna Lovely
Treasurers report: Dave Eater reported that we have $4980.11 in our AOB account and $2332.00 in the Grant account. This month $130 was collected for entry fees for the Lower Bucks Hospital show. Speaker fees and funds for the ZOOM account were paid.
Membership: Marty Shively reported no change in the number of members. Dues for 2021 will remain the same and can be paid through Pay Pal.
Rosemarie Strippoli designed stand awards for the “People’s Choice Awards” for the Grundy Library show.
Though Historic Bristol Day was cancelled, Marty took part in judging the student art show.
We received a thank you note fro Silver Lake Nature Center for our annual donation.
Lower Bucks Hospital Exhibit: The hospital is closed to visitors because of the pandemic. They are not permitting visitors into the lobby to view our present show. Rodney will contact the hospital to see how this may impact our next show.
Speakers: President, Rodney Miller is always in need of suggestions for guest speakers. Anyone with suggestions should contact him at EZRod512@comcast.net
Following the business meeting our guest speaker, Donna Lovely – a fine art photographer – gave a presentation on her photographic process and took viewers on a “behind the scenes” tour of her studio and home showcasing many of her photographs.
Agenda items: If there is anything you would like to put on the agenda for an AOB meeting please get the information to Rodney Miller (firstname.lastname@example.org) by the Friday before the meeting.
Website: Don’t forget to check the website frequently for information about upcoming shows and opportunities to exhibit.
Next Meeting: December 9, 2020 (This would normally be the date for our Holiday party but since Covid19 prevents us from meeting in person we will have a ZOOM Gathering. Please feel free to grab your beverage of choice and join us for camaraderie and a toast to better times in 2021!)