Granville Arts Commission (GAC)
Minutes of March 21, 2016
Members Present: Lois Foreman-Wernet, Kyle Morgan, Marilyn Sundin, Mickey Smith, Jodi Melfi, Meg Ginther, Wayne Piper, Neal Zimmers, Jurgen Pape
Members Absent: Tom Carroll, Jackie O'Keefe
Guests Present: None
Meeting Started: 7:05
Approval of Minutes: Minutes of Feb. 15, 2016 were reviewed. Wayne moved and Meg seconded to approve. The motion carried.
Treasurer's Report: Marilyn distributed the budget report. No transactions since the last meeting. Lois moved and Jodi seconded to accept the report. The motion carried.
Old Business: Jurgen will check with Mike King about the Denison representative(s) on the GAC, and how many votes each should have, since when the group was first convened, there were two reps, each having a half vote.
The Arts Forum held on March 5th was well attended and generated good energy. Participants were formed into groups, with all identifying communications as a key issue. There is now an email list of interested parties to keep everyone informed. The next step is for the three sponsoring groups (GAC, Bryn Du Mansion, and Granville Schools) to meet to determine was learned and where to go from here.
New Business: Grant #16-06: Nancy Martinez from the Denison Bryant Arts Center, requests $1,000.00 for art supplies and catalog expenses for her senior solo exhibition. Mickey moved and seconded to deny this request. The motion carried unanimously.
Grant #16-07: The Union Cemetery Board requests $500.00 to defray expenses for the manufacturing and shipping of a plaque to recognize the work on the preservation of the cemetery. Wayne moved and Kyle seconded to deny this request. The motion carried unanimously.
Meg will have more GAC business cards printed.
Meetings: Meetings will continue to be held on the 3rd Monday of each month. Next meeting is April 18, 2015 at 7pm in the Village Offices. Upcoming meetings are May 16th and June 20th, 2016.
Adjournment: The meeting was adjourned at 7:50pm.