The Art Club of McKinney meets the 2nd Thursday of every month except June and July, and has art-related programs from 9:30am-noon. The meeting place is in the Carriage House (behind the Heard-Craig House). See map below.
Thursday, April 13, 2017
There is NO GENERAL MEETING or PROGRAM on the second Thursday. Instead the Art Club of McKinney will be having a tour of the Dallas Cowboys Art Collection at AT&T Stadium. There will be a quick meeting just before boarding the bus at 8:30 am at the Carriage House behind the Heard-Craig House.
IF YOU ARE NOT ATTENDING THE TOUR, you may come by at 8:30 am and pay for your luncheon ($15 each), vote for officers and purchase a $5 Belk Charity Sale ticket if you would like to.
Officers for August, 2016 - May 2017 are:
* President: Maribeth Jagger
* 1st Vice President (Programs): Lynda Kingsley
* 2nd Vice President (Communications): Gail McLaughlin
* Recording Secretary: Barbara Stalick
Corresponding Secretary: Carol Yaeger
* Treasurer: Patsy Johnson
* Parliamentarian: Col. Robert Kellogg
Historian: Angela McDonald
Club Photographer: Gena Roberson
* Member-at-Large: Carol Kovacs
* Membership Officer: Sherry Joplin
* Past President: Lynda Kingsley
* Executive Board
About The Art Club of McKinney Website
The Art Club of McKinney website includes the following web pages:
About Us: Includes information about the monthly meetings, how to join, postal mail address, email address, list of Board of Directors, list of Committee Chairperson, and a link to a map.
Calendar: A calendar of Art Club events from June 2016-May 2017, including board meetings, general meetings, hosts and programs, art shows, and other relevant events.
Artists Gallery: Free gallery of members' art.
Members: Names of current members. Other member information (address, telephone, email, website, art interests) is displayed upon member request.
Sponsors: List of organizations sponsoring the club during this club year, including information about the sponsor and a link to their website.
Art Links: Eclectic list of organizations recommended by members. Includes all sorts of galleries, stores, workshops, art media, discount, specialty, local, online, etc. Definitely worth a look see.
About The Art Club of McKinney
The Art Club of McKinney was founded in 1914 in McKinney, Texas, It was created to encourage the appreciation of visual art in the community. Over 100 years later, the club continues to support this goal with:
- monthly meetings for members and visitors
- lectures on art topics
- demonstrations and workshops of various media and techniques
- art shows for adults and children
- organized visits to museums and gallery exhibits
- field trips to “paint outside the gallery”
- directory of local artists
- online gallery for Art Club Members
The Art Club of McKinney meets at the Heard-Craig Carriage House (behind the Heard-Craig House at 205 W Hunt St, McKinney, TX), on the 2nd Thursday of each month, August through May. The business meeting starts at 9:30 am and the program starts at 10 am.
The program generally includes a presentation/demo by a visiting artist and occasionally, after a brief lunch break, a workshop taught by the visiting artist. Light refreshments and time to socialize are available at the beginning, middle, and/or end of each meeting.
You may join the Art Club of McKinney in person at the monthly meeting or any time by completing the membership application located in About Us.