WARREN-NEWPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT
Art Acquisition Committee
Monday, September 14, 2015
Called to order 6:10 p.m.
Committee Members in attendance
Trustees Citizens WNPLD Staff
Andrea Farr Capizzi Laurie Strycula Ryan Livergood
Jo Beckwith Linda McCarthy Jan Marsh
Diana Sills – WNPL Head of Youth Services
Non-Committee Members from Warren Township High School
Instructor -Rocco Oddo
Instructor -Kate Knutson
Art Student -Kate Weinstein
Art Student – Jocelyne Tamanio
Public Comment – None
WTHS Student Art Project – The Art Committee is working with Warren Township
High School to produce large pieces to be hung in Coco’s Cove. The project will be
coordinated and supervised by WTHS Instructor Mr. Oddo and the work will be
done by WTHS independent-study, art students. Estimated cost to WNPLD is $500
for materials. Board authorization $500 in materials for this project in the 2015/2016
The Art Committee and Diana Sills made a presentation to the WTHS Art Students
and Art Instructors to provide them with inspiration and parameters for the project.
Approximately 30 students will be invited to participate in the project. Instructors
and students asked questions after the presentation.
The next Art Committee meeting will be Monday, November 2, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.,
when students will make their proposals to the Art Committee.
Adjournment at 7:10 pm.