BeaconArts Member Meet Up Minutes – 09/28/2016

BeaconArts Member Meet Up minutes

Wed September 28, 2016 7 pm

A Little Beacon Blog space

Welcome

Introductions

  • Katie Hellmuth-Martin- host- a little beacon blog

Approval of Minutes

Project Manager Reports (Also see Beacon 3D presentation below – Lori Merhige Artist Talk)

  • BIFF- screening of Paper Tigers 9/30
  • Holiday events – Member party, Tuesday, December 6. Location TBABeacon and Beyond
  • Pumpkin Festival Oct 16, other upcoming event- see flyers
  • New comprehensive plans for Beacon under discussion- waterfront areas and up near 9D
  • Sloop Club- Seeking Pumpkin painters; Little Boxes (2×2 canvases) fundraiser for the Woody Guthrie boat- Nov 19- announcement soon
  • Beacon Hebrew Alliance Open to the Sky Sukkah project Oct 16-24- at Polhill Park. Events, speakers, activities- schedule on BeaconArts and BHA websites
  • Fireball Run held today Sept 28
  • Concert at Beahive Thu Sept 29 7:30 pm with Amy Soucy and Sharon Goldman- folk pop; also duo of guys from NC
  • Pecha Kucha at Quinns- ‘show and tell for grown ups’ 20 images and 20 seconds per image- 6-7 min each
  • Manitoga- Concert Ben O’Neill Oct 1

Beacon 3D- public sculptures installed around the city mid-May-mid-Oct

  • lori-merhige-effluenceEleni Smolen, director and organizer
  • Lori Merhige, an artist in Beacon 3D   presentation with slides