“Each day I come to work at Gallery 104, I am in awe of the beautiful artwork surrounding me and the generosity of the volunteer artists, board and AAOC members who are so willing to help me do this job. I love greeting guests at the gallery who share that amazement when I tell them that we are a nonprofit and brief them about our amazing artists, classes and events that we offer.”
Arts on the Green - A juried arts and crafts show that allows artists to exhibit, sell their works and compete for prizes during the two-day event. AOG is held the first weekend in June on the Courthouse square in LaGrange. Arts on the Green-Mary Klausing, chairperson
Membership and Special Events - Special exhibits and seasonal events of interest to our membership also act as opportunities to increase AAOC membership. Ongoing.
Website and Digital Media - The AAOC website is a valuable tool for its members to keep abreast of upcoming events, not only within the Association, but in surrounding areas as well. The committee also directs the assignment of digital photography at events for use in the quarterly newsletter and on the website. Ongoing.
Digital Media – Jim Miller, chairperson
Marketing - Promote Gallery 104 artists and activities, reach and recruit potential members and grow the AAOC brand through various functions. Ongoing.
Marketing – Marion Gibson, chairperson
Historian & Archives - Collects clippings, photos, and pertinent material for compilation of the AAOC “in action.” Prepares an archive history for the membership and public. Ongoing.
Grants - Coordinates effort to research applicable grants and administers grant timelines. Ongoing.
Grants – Jim Miller, chairperson
Scholarships - Coordinates efforts with Dollars for Scholars to determine scholarship candidates and explores new avenues for scholarship funding. Ongoing.
Scholarship-Donna Miller, chairperson
Gallery 104 - Updates, manages and designs galleries to reflect AAOC’s mission of “Bringing the Arts to Oldham County.” Ongoing.
Kathy Dowling, Executive Director
Program Budgeting - Coordinates with Event Directors to assist in developing a program-based budget to assist in overall AAOC fiscal planning. Ongoing.
Budgeting-Pam Ludke, chairperson
The Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency, provides operating support to the Arts Association of Oldham County with state tax dollars and federal funding from the National Endowment for the Arts.