President Notes: We have two art shows coming up: The EAG art show/reception at Dr Malone and Flaig’s office will be on Thursday March 10th from 5 till 7pm this year to coincide with the Chamber meeting. The Malone & Flaig show drop off is 9-5 on Wednesday, the 2nd of March.
The annual spring art workshop retreat sponsored by Southern Illinois Art Workshop, Inc. at DuBois Center will start with noon lunch on Monday, May 16, 2016 and last until 4 pm on Wednesday, May 18, 2016. Instruction, seven meals, and two nights lodging are provided. The fee for this
President Notes: The memorial art book honoring Charles Vansaghi has been ordered by the Effingham Public Library. Thank you to all who donated for this memorial. This month’s demonstration is on photographing your artwork. Wally Grant has photographed the world around him for the p
February 13 & 14, 2016 University of Illinois Extension 1209 Wenthe Drive Effingham, IL February 13: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. February 14: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. Reception: Sunday, February 14, 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. Awards announced at 3:30pm OPEN PRESCHOOL THROUGH 12TH GRADE EFFINGHAM COUNTY R
Presidents Notes: Seasons’ greetings for whatever festive occasion you are celebrating. I wish we had peace on earth today, but maybe next year. This December’s meeting (December 8th starting at 6 pm) brings us a potluck dinner and gift exchange. I remember being a sta
President Notes: In the September meeting we agreed to donate a memorial book to the Effingham Public Library in honor of Charles Vansaghi . I believe we have collected $26.00 to date and this will be our last meeting to ask for donations. I contacted the library to start the pr
Jan VonBokel will be teaching another Photo collage painting class on November 17th at 6 pm at the Hendelmeyer park building. The class fee is $25.00. You will need to bring a sunset photo printed out no bigger than 5×7. Also, you can bring any canvas no smaller than 16×20
Kim was horseback riding at Forbes State Park Oct. 19th and got stung multiple times by bees. She was taken by ambulance to Salem Hospital, then transferred to St. Anthony’s Hospital, where she stayed until the 20th and was then air lifted to Carle Hospital to the ICU. She was p
Anyone interested in learning to work in clay should consider taking a class at Graves Pottery in rural Greenup. Class meets 4 times for 3 hours each and the cost is $120. The evening class begins next Thursday, Oct. 23rd from 6 to 9 p.m. And the day class begins next Friday,Oct.