WARREN-NEWPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT Committee Report 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 Kathleen Lovelace Non-Committee Members 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 1. Public Comment – None 2. 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 budget. 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. 3. 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. 4. Adjournment at 7:10 pm.