I/ACT Newsletter Nov 5, 2013
Image and Arts Council of Troy
Community Theater 
205 W Long Lake - Troy
Fri - Sat 8pm 
Sunday 2pm
December:  Youth Actors of Ridgedale  
"Good Grief
Charlie Brown -
It's Christmas"
Sat /Sun - Dec 7 & 8 
Feb - Mar 2014: 
Monty Python's  
Fri - Sat  8pm 
Sunday 2pm  
Next Market Dates: 
Sunday - Dec 1st
Monday - Dec 2nd

More Useful Links...

Art Beats & Eats
Art Detroit Now     


Next I/ACT Meeting Date: Friday  Nov 22nd - 1pm
Our next meeting date is the Friday before Thanksgiving. 
Date:           Friday  November 22nd,  2013   

Time:          1:00 pm   

Location:     Belian Art Center 5980 Rochester Rd, Troy MI
                    (Square Lake & Rochester Rd in Troy) 


The agenda will include early planning for the 2014 Novi Home Show,  I/ACT Artist News and more.   

Please RSVP to linda@lindashears.com if you can attend.

I/ACT meetings are free and open to anyone interested in arts and culture in Troy. New artist attendees are encouraged to bring artwork samples.
Wonderfest - Volunteer Gift Wrapping Fundraiser     
Dates:         Thurs Dec 5th to Sunday Dec 8th 2013
Location:     Suburban Collection Showplace - Novi
Deadline:    Friday, November 15th
Contact:       Email linda@lindashears.com
                    if you would like to participate.   
Volunteer Duties:  Volunteer gift wrapping in 3 - 4 hour shifts
                           Donations for wrapping services go to I/ACT  

Links for: More Information, Daily Hours/Shifts,
               Wonderfest Website, Suburban Collection Website 
More details from their invitation letter:

Are you looking for the perfect community fundraising opportunity for your organization?  Would you like an opportunity for your organization to reach new audiences and supporters?  Would  you like to raise money for your scheduled activities?    If you answered yes to any of these questions then I invite you to join us at the Detroit Christmas Wonderfest 2013.

 The Christmas Wonderfest is extending an opportunity to all charities, non profits &  fundraisers in our gift wrapping booth.  Just have 4- 6 adults, 18 years of age or older, wrap gifts for donations and the donations gathered will be yours.

 What is the Christmas Wonderfest?  

This year the Detroit Christmas Wonderfest will be held at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Mi. The indoor event will host over 200 stores, holiday foods, family crafts, a holiday music and dance showcase (all performances are a minimum of 20min and a maximum of 45min.) and great surprises!  

Artist Updates - Winnie Chrzanowski

Photographer Winnie Chrzanowski of  The  Water Closet Werks  has several photography exhibits coming up:

Nov 3 - 30  Main Art Theater Red Room 
November 10 11am - 6pm
      Oak Park Holiday Bazaar/  OP Community Center
Nov 15 - 16   Fri 6-9pm Sat 10am - 5pm
      Thanks & Giving artist Market  Pleasant Ridge Comm Center

Dec 3 - Jan 30 2014  Artist of the Month - Sterling Hts
      40555 Utica Road, Sterling Heights -  Lower Level - City Hall    
      Artist of the month presentation is on Dec 3rd at 10 am
Art News  & Events

SE Michigan Artist: Calls for Art, Workshops, More

Art links in: Det News, Free Press, Metro Times.

Oakland County Arts and Culture news.
I/ACT Contact Names:


Linda Shears - Executive Director linda@lindashears.com   

Charlene Brown - Newsletter / Website info@troyarts.org 



Image & Arts Council of Troy

  PO Box 1025

   Troy, MI 48099-1025