|"All the stuff"||Agenda - focus for this meeting||Minutes - what we accomplished!||Follow up....|
|Welcome, Introductions||Introductions||Present: Colleen Hall, Martha Kapitanov, KIm Lee, Laura Potter, Kori Mosley, Jeff Hall Absent: Rob Morley|
|"The Voice" - PTSA liaison and Smoke and Scales KIM LEE||Introduce new new chair/Report: Kim Lee (thank you for stepping up)||Sent all info to the PTSA. FYI, Kim is in charge of Smoke and Scales and so amkes sure to post our info. - we just need to send it!||Smoke and Scales is updated every Wednesday morning during the school year (except winter and spring breaks). The deadline for submissions is 4:00 PM on the Sunday before publication. Send announcement as plain text in an email message. Photos and graphics must be sent as attachments in JPG format. Verify all dates, times, names, contact information, links and other details prior to submission. |
|"Membership Maven" MARTHA KAPITANOV||Report: Martha Kapitanov - how's membership looking?||34 members as of 12/31/2017. We agreed to the purchased of new MWA stickers, to be ordered as soon as expenditure paperwork is complete ($224.00/100 stickers).||order window clings/magnets...(JH); As soon as stickers arrive, send to all new VAB members on the list. Give extras to Foundation, to be sent with new members moving forward.||Update membership form to include more volunteer options (like help with updating the website)|
|"Treasurer" Money Man/Maven) ROB MORLEY Reoccuring budget items https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1R_FnjOhUZCjvoKvGeJBsb3dwmRGHSS9oSjnQ1zVpMyw/edit?usp=sharing||Report: Rob Morley & discuss shifting to 501 c3 status. New policy requires that reimbursements over $100 must be pre-approved and made with the school credit card. Parents, when helping us by purchasing things, please be mindful of this.||invite Rob to come by indivually and discuss Treasurer role and new online budget doc. PLEASE UPDATE DOC WITH THE FOLLOWING: $ ALREADY spent (or encumbered): 1) David Camden, ceramics with Art 2 $390.00; 2) Honorarium for Hamilton Glass, $50.00; 3) Kirk O'Brien, cartooning with Art 1, $492.00; 4) Tommy Van Auken, figure drawing with Art 1, 3, 4/5, $437.00; 5) NYC supplement. $1,400.00; 6) ADD SCHOLASTIC FEES $ ____________________; 7) Regula Franz (already paid some) approx. $123.00 needed for last installment; 8) Upcoming photo exhibit (seniors) @ Valet Gallery - $200.00 for space and approx. $100.00 for food|
|"Social Genius " KIM LEE||Send refreshment and volunteer requests for Youth Art and Music Month. We created a VAB sign up genius account so that it can be passed on from year to year.||Kim will look up food list from last year. Confirm items in PTSA closet. setting up the table 4:30. clean up at 7:00|
Check space - how may tables can be put there?
|Auction Chair "Rainmaker" LAURA POTTER||Auction Report & who's going? Let's sit together.|
|COLLEEN HALL 'Travel Agents"/Events||NYC update -||Reviewed itinerary. 21 people (15 students/6 adults)|
|Kori Mosley||David Camden with Art 2 - another successful year. Looking forward to working with Kirk O'Brien and Tommy Van Auken next.|
|Jeff Hall||Art 5 shows. Lots of painting.|
|Back to School Night (September 21st) 6:30 - 8:30 - have snacks, donation forms, and a "snapshot"|
|Fall Festival (October 6th)|
|First Fridays Art Walk (November 3rd)|
|Winter Art Trek (January or February)|
didn't happen this year...or last year... next year??
|Youth Art & Music Month (March 14th) 5 - 7, remarks @ 6 pm|
NEED TO PLAN REFRESHMENTS and set up for THIS event.
|Un-Lock-in/Future Dragon Welcome Event (April 13th)(This event is important for advocacy! While students are participating in hands-on workshps, VAB members can offer parents the opportunity to discuss art dept. options)||Need a current parent to Q&A with new parents||Martha Kapitanov||Follow up with Martha.|
|Incoming Parent Orientation (May _____th) at 5:30pm in the school auditorium to acquaint you with ways in which |
parents can become involved. This one hour program will be followed by a
punch-and-cookies reception with current parents in the cafeteria.
|Senior Show (June)|
|Winter Holiday Party (December)||cancelled for 2017. Discuss how to improve for next year. Importance of inviting newest members to encourage continued participation and to see who might be willing to help.||Pick date/place early. Dates outside of scheduled school days become problematic for too many.|
|End-of-the-Year Party (May)||Need to plan party to alllow these folks to particpate with us - and to generate some new board members! Possible date and location? Any volunteers?||Friday May 18th at Kim's ? Could this tie in with senior show? Coach Senior party?|
|Budget||Reoccuring budget items https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1R_FnjOhUZCjvoKvGeJBsb3dwmRGHSS9oSjnQ1zVpMyw/edit?usp=sharing|
|Standard Operating Procedures - use this link to keep track of events and related notes!||https://docs.google.com/document/d/149h_5A2ZiBfuYm-JopWZ_-QVG2NLrrvcfydl3KlIloA/edit?usp=sharing||Web site updates - gallery is OLD OLD OLD - we either need to update it or delete it....think about how to proceed|
|Job descriptions/board and support committee chairs|
|AWARDS AND TRAVEL|
|International travel||Europe trip for summer of 2019|
|Domestic travel||New York Spring Break 2018|
|Judith Kowler Awards of Excellence|
|Scholastic||Tons of good news! 80 awards.|
Vis. Art Art League- First sem. 2nd Sem. -TBD.
|Guest Artists||Figure model (for 4 Figure Drawing Fridays) David Camden, Kirk O'Brien, Regula Franz, Tommy Van Auken (with more figure models)|
|TEACHER NEEDS:||(for April) Talk about new spaces and possible need to request funds for equipment, renovation, etc.|
|NEXT MEETING DATE(S)|
|April 17th @ 5:00 - 6:00 pm|
|May___ @ ___ pm (as part of the annual end-of-the-year party)|