Granville Arts Commission (GAC)
Minutes of October 19, 2015
Members Present: Jurgen Pape, Lois Foreman-Wernet, Kyle Morgan, Marilyn Sundin, Jodi Melfi, Jackie O'Keefe, Neal Zimmers, Mickey Smith, Meg Ginther
Members Absent: Tom Carroll
Guests Present: None
Meeting Started: 7:10
Approval of Minutes: Minutes of August 17, 2015 were reviewed. Marilyn moved and Meg seconded to approve the minutes as amended. The motion carried.
Treasurer's Report: Marilyn distributed the budget report. Lois moved and Neal seconded to accept the report as corrected. The motion carried.
Old Business: None
Grant #15-17: The First Presbyterian Church requests $1000.00 to offset the expense of a new composition for the “Journey of Seasons” for their concert series. Meg moved and Kyle seconded to approve. The motion carried.
Grant #15-18 – The Granville Historical Society requests $150.00 to purchase art supplies for the making of holiday decorations by community members as part of the Candlelight Walking Tour. Marilyn moved and Mickey seconded to approve the request. The motion carried.
Neal put forth the idea of pursuing Capability Funds from the Ohio Arts Council, which could further our vision for the future, but first we need to decide what that vision is. The group will be thinking about ideas on this topic to be discussed at the next meeting.
Marilyn will once again approach “Ladies Night Out,” a choral group from Denison, to perform at the Candlelight Walking Tour.
Announcements: Marilyn plugged the upcoming Licking County Players performance of Arsenic and Old Lace, in which she will be appearing.
Meetings: Next meeting is November 16, 2015 at 7pm in the Village Offices. Upcoming meeting is December 14, 2015.
Adjournment: The meeting was adjourned at 7:55pm.
Respectfully submitted: Kyle Morgan