The Greene County Council on the Arts (GCCA) Staff and Members on the Board of Directors presented GCCA’s Annual Membership Meeting on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at GCCA’s Catskill Gallery in Catskill, NY. GCCA is now in its 43rd year of service to the communities in Greene, Columbia and Schoharie counties. The official meeting tookplace at 2 p.m. just before the opening reception (3-5 p.m.) for the first of GCCA’s 2019 exhibits ‘COPING: Art to Process Illness, Decay, and Loss’ a select group exhibit of work by artists who used the creative process to work through health crises, mental illness, and the loss of loved ones. ‘COPING’ will be on display through April 13, 2019. Over 200 people attended the opening reception.
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Over 45 current members possessing a valid GCCA membership attended. Marline A. Martin, GCCA Executive Director, presented the year in review and proposed changes to the GCCA By-laws. Ms. Martin introduced the new Membership Benefits and announced upcoming special events dates and news on GCCA programs. GCCA Board of Directors Treasurer, Jeff Friedman, presented an overview GCCA’s FY18/19 budget. If your membership has lapsed, come and renew it by calling GCCA at 518-943-3400 or online at www.greenearts.org/membership/. For those interested in becoming a member for the first time, feel freet o call GCCA is you have any questions. Membership at GCCA is open enrollment, meaning your membership is valid for one full year upon enrollment.
GCCA’s Offices and Catskill Gallery are located at 398 Main Street, Catskill, NY. (Photo by Chuck Pierce Photography)