Wednesday, May 30, 2018


May 30, 2018

Murfreesboro Art League

June News

NOTE: The Murfreesboro Art Gallery is OPEN to the public on Saturdays, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm and Sunday, 1:00 to 4:00 pm thru November (unless Cannonsburgh Historic Village closes for Weddings or special events), and open on Monday nights 7:00 to 9:00 pm.  The gates will be open for parking in the Village on Monday nights 30 minutes prior to events.  Do not park on any sidewalk.  Do not park on the inner circle or past end of garden, so fire trucks can get through to hydrants.

> The Murfreesboro Art League would like to welcome all the new members!!  If you did not get an email with this newsletter, please let us know.

>Our regular meetings are on Monday nights, 7-9 pm.  Gates open thirty minutes prior.  See scheduled Classes for June, July, August, September, and October below in Dates to Remember.  Check our blogspot for further information at

>On Saturday, June 2, a meeting is scheduled to discuss plans for the Plein Air Paint Out & Cowboy Gathering at the Gondolier Restaurant in Murfreesboro from 10:30 to 11:30 am.  All members are requested to attend if at all  possible.  Anyone interested in helping out, whether a member or not, are also encouraged to attend.  See for address and menu.  RSVP to .  If you want to eat, please let us know.

>The Murfreesboro Art League will not be participating at the Gallery in the next Boro Art Crawl that is scheduled for June 8, 2018 (see  Some of our members will be participating at other locations.

> On Saturday, June 9th, 5-9 pm, is the Depot District Art Crawl on Front Street, Smyrna, TN.  Info at

>The Summer Art Camp 2018 is for students going into 3rd grade or older from 9:00 am until noon as follows:  July 16-20 is beginners – deadline to register is July 9; July 23-27 is beginners – deadline to register is July 16; and July 30-Aug. 3 is Advanced (must have prior summer art classes or previous art tutoring)– deadline to register is July 25.  The fee is $65 per week – register at the Murfreesboro Art League or contact .

>Linebaugh Library Artist for the month of June is Norma Holden, July is  Phillips, August is Joe Cole, September is tentatively Diane Marsella, October is tentatively Phyllis Razo, November and December are yet to be determined.

>Showcase Artist of the Month:  June is Mark Jackson, July is Phyllis Razo, August is Bobbie Bittner

Dates to remember:

·          June 4, 11, & 18 – Drawing classes with Reba Hinkle

·          June 25 – Monthly Business Meeting, 7-9 pm

·          July 2, 9, & 16 – Acrylic Classes with Mark Jackson

·          July 23 – Monthly Business Meeting, 7-9 pm

·          July 30 – Eatin’ & Greetin’ meeting

·          August 6 – Dirty Pour classes with Dorothy Stevens

·          August 13 & 20 – Abstract Acrylic with Suzanne LeBeau

·          September 10, 17 and October 1 – Torn Paper Classes with Heloise Shilstat


·         President-Mark Jackson;

·         Vice President-Norma Holden;

·         Treasurer-Phyllis Razo;

·          Corresponding Secretary-Reba Hinkle

·         Recording Secretary - Kylee Harrison.

·         Board members are Danny Jones and Bobbie Bittner.

You are receiving this e-mail because you expressed an interest in MAL (Murfreesboro Art League.)  If you wish to be removed from the mailing list, contact Reba at .

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

October 6th Plein Air Paint Out & Cowboy Gathering

Hey everyone, check out our main entertainment for the Plein Air Paint Out & Cowboy Gathering on October 6, 2018 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm at and on facebook at

Also, you can check them out on youtube.

MAL Monday night meeting on May 21st & 28th

On our regular meeting night, Monday, May 21st at 7:00 pm, there will also be a planning meeting for the Plein Air Paint-Out & Cowboy Gathering function scheduled for October 5th and October 6th, 2018.  Anyone wishing to be involved in the planning is welcome to join in.  Anyone wishing to come for Open Studio is still welcome!

The Murfreesboro Art League is scheduled to be closed on Memorial Day, May 28th.  If some of the members still want to meet that night, please contact as Suzanne may still want to open up that night.