All YAG Artists
and Guests
BE SURE TO JOIN US!
Next YAG GENERAL MEETING
is Wednesday
November 4, 2020 at 10 am
The Cultural Center of Cape Cod
The Great Room
307 Old Main Strret
South Yarmouth, MA 02664
(508) 394-7100

Join us in a safe 
"socially distanced" environment wearing your mask and enjoying the wonderful 
Demo Artist, Robert Mesrop

EMAIL GERRY MURRAY to RESERVE 
your SAFE SPACE: 
gmurray3232@yahoo.com

OR you may join us via ZOOM!

HERE IS LINK . . . . Join Zoom Meeting


Time: Nov 4, 2020 09:30 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 891 4914 6864
Passcode: 955805



You may copy and paste the link above and then 
simply click on it to join our ZOOM meeting. 
Be sure your ZOOM app is open on device in order 
to fully participate!

At this next General Meeting, we will discuss
how to install and use ZOOM!

Our YAG meetings are now being recorded.
If you miss joining us either in person or via ZOOM, contact us to obtain recording link [info@yarmouthartguild.org].



Showcase Calendar 2021

We will resume our "Showcase"
feature beginning January 2021.
Our Membership Secretary,
Cis Poremba (pictured left), is in charge.

Dates open: Jan. thru May & Nov.

You may be at the YAG meeting or display your art from home via ZOOM. We will help you with details. It's actually quite easy!

Contact Cis: info@yarmouthartguild.org


WE NEED YOU!

KINDLY REMEMBER to mail in your ANNUAL DUES of $40.
We have not increased dues for many years and need to meet current budget requirements. 
Therefore, please mail in your financial support so we may continue to provide the
art related opportunities we all enjoy!

We sincerely need and appreciate your support!
Happy Painting! Joan
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Fantastic news!
We are so pleased to announce that our new feature -
The YAG "On-Line" Art Sales is up and running!

Check the YAG website [yarmouthartguild.org]
and click on "ART FOR SALE"
View an amazing gallery of lovely art!



Yarmouth Art Guild – Annual Meeting Minutes
October 7, 2020


Board Member, Gerry Murray, called the meeting of the Yarmouth Art Guild to order in the Great Room of the Cultural Center of Cape Cod at 10:10 am, welcoming all members, guests, and the Demo Artist, Jonathan Earle. 

By motion, the Minutes of September 7, 2020, were unanimously approved.

This being our Annual Meeting when Officers are elected for the new year, Gerry called the proposed candidates to the front to be voted on for a one year term beginning Oct. 7, 2020 thru Oct. 6, 2021. The slate was announced as follows: The Board of Directors Executive Board: President, Joan Johnson; 1st VP, Pam DeYoung; Recording Secretary Jan Darcy; Membership Secretary, Cis Poremba; Corresponding Secretary, Mary Kay Ebersold and Treasurer Gerry Murray; and the remaining Board Members are Appointed Members: Leslie Altman, Demo Artist (with guidance from Michael Helfen), Cis Poremba continuing with the Showcase Member position, Joan Swaluk as Web Administrator, Gail Burke as Historian, Jan Darcy as Sales Coordinator and Joan Shostak as Community Liaison. 
The vote was taken and the slate approved. 
Gerry mentioned that we are Zooming the meeting for the first time. We will continue to improve our ZOOM connection.
Members were encouraged to review the website for all upcoming events and activities including:
·                EXISTING INDOOR SITES for displaying members’ art.
·                NEW FEATURE: “On-Line” Painting Sales – Design has been completed; there is still time to register. You must be a paid member $40 and the fee is $35 for the design set up of your page and service to maintain for one year. “Guidelines” are available. Contact: Joan Swaluk for your copy.  [ joanswal42@gmail.com ]
FINANCE: Gerry Murray reported that YAG'S current checking account balance is $4,324; the CD account has $31,903. The financial reports from our accountant are now available : The 3rd Quarter Report shows a profit of $1,749.67; the year to date Net Income is $394.07. We expect incoming dues to bolster our bottom line during this final quarter of 2020. I will be happy to send copies of the reports to anyone who requests one via email at gmurray3232@yahoo.com.
·                
·                DUES – Once again . . . Please, if you have not paid, kindly do asap.
·                VOLUNTEERS still needed in several areas; please email Joan Johnson.
·                Once again, be sure to check YAG website regularly.
·                The Next YAG General Meeting is Nov. 4th, with Robert Mesrop, watercolorist as our Demo Artist.
There being no further business, the meeting was adjourned at 10:20.

Respectfully submitted, 
Jan Darcy,  Recording Secretary, 
October 18, 2020

Yarmouth Art Guild
P.O. Box 235, So. Yarmouth, MA 02664
Attn,.: Gerry Murray, Treasurer

Website: yarmouthartguild.org
Contact: info@yarmouthartguild.org


Oct. 28, 2020