The October MMPC meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 510 W Ottawa St, Lansing, MI. The presenter will be Scott Shields of the Steam Railroading Institute (North Pole Express).
Thanks to all who paid their annual dies at the
September meeting. We have kept the cost of being a club member to $35 again
this year. If you could not make the meeting and need to send in your dues, you
can send payments to: Karen Towner, 10727 Keefer Highway,
Portland, MI 48875.
annual MMPC Gallery Show will be held again at the Riverview Church – Holt
Venue. The dates will be October 9, 2019 – December 16, 2019. All MMPC members
are encouraged to enter. The pricing to enter will be $10 for up to two images.
All prints must be matted, framed, or ready to hang format (with wire on the
back of the frame, canvas or acrylic). The maximum outside dimensions of the
mat are 28 X 32 inches. Minimum picture size is 8 X 10 inches. Members may
offer their prints for sale, or they may choose to have it on display only. The
following are the dates for the 2019 Gallery Show, to be held at Riverview
Church, 3585 E Willoughby Rd, Holt, MI
– Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
MMPC Meeting – Thursday November 7, 2019, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
– Monday, December 16, 2019 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
fee for participation in the gallery show must be paid at the MMPC meeting on
October 2, 2019. There are two forms that must be submitted to participate. There is the Riverview Church Artists’ Agreement, and the Application for MMPC’s 2019 Riverview Gallery Show.
In response to requests from MMPC members to hold a reception for the Gallery Show, the November MMPC meeting will be held on Thursday November 7, 2019, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. at Riverview Church – Holt Venue, 3585 E Willoughby Rd, Holt, MI. The meeting and reception will provide MMPC members the opportunity to view the photographs on display in the Gallery Show.
The annual MMPC Holiday Dinner meeting is scheduled for Wednesday December 4. 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 510 W Ottawa St, Lansing, MI.
Congratulations to the winners of the March Big Cookie: Diane Sanderson for people’s choice and Tammy VanderMolen won the judges’ choice. The judges were Joe Holley, Jim Leary, and Rich Wyllis. The theme for next big cookie is “MUSIC.”
to all who have contributed to the MMPC Photo Challenge. The September theme is
Shapes. A gallery of the photos is on the web site at http://mmphotoclub.com/monthly-challenge/.
If you do not use the Facebook group, send your entry by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
so that we can post it to the Facebook page. Discussion of the photos, beyond
simply liking the picture, is encouraged. Note that the rules for the reward
drawing have changed. To encourage participation and to not penalize a member
that was unable to post in a given month, each member that posts in a month
will receive a ticket in the gift card drawing. A member that posts in all 12
months will have 12 tickets in the drawing. Upcoming themes for the photo challenge