17 members present. 2 guests
Gabriele called the meeting to order at 1:05
Additions to agenda - nominating committee
Adoption of minutes from February. Mona moved, Seconded Anne, carried.
Treasurer: Noelle has renewed Spin-Off for 2 years and ordered Embellish for 1 year, two books have arrived and are carded.
Historian: no report
Workshops: Rosalie's workshop on finishing techniques is on May 2. Contact Rosalie to book a place.
Business arising from minutes:
Performing Arts Center: Some comments with regard to whether this is going ahead. Support the idea of having the Performing Arts Centre.
Shuswap Lake Arts Festival: Lois reported that it is July 23, 24, 25, 26 Involves the Blind Bay Hall, Shuswap Lake Estates, Sorrento Hall. 10 - 4 each day. $30 to join for a group membership. Self managed so run own till, have some interactive displays and a 15 % commission given to the organization. Wednesday is set up day. We regretfully will not be able take part this year. Lois to communicate our regrets as there is a conflict with another workshop and also the Art Festival is also at this same time.
Weaving tea towels - sign - up sheet passes and will be put on the loom.
Heritage Week - good week with lots of participation and interest from the public.
Nominating committee for next year: Carole and Bea. Thanks for volunteering.
Sheep to Shawl Team; additional team members needed to join Kyla, Maureen and Bea, Carole,
Show and Tell