Archive for May 2013

Renew Your Membership!

Dear fellow artist/arts advocate:

I am inviting you to join the Arts Council and to participate in our activities, and to be listed at no charge in the GBAC on-line directory. We are dedicated to encourage the arts and artists in our widespread community and to foster and promote as well as coordinate and nurture the arts to flourish in the greater Brandon area through cultural events, education, public awareness and networking. We encourage you to join us in these endeavors.

Membership opportunities are varied including monthly updates and invitations to all GBAC events, reminders of area arts events, and the chance to represent yourself and your talents on your directory page. Corporate and business members can have representation on our website, access to all artists in the community via the online directory, as well as publicity and advertising through GBAC events and free admission to GBAC events. Anyone with an interest in the arts is welcome to submit information for a directory listing. Sponsorship opportunities are available as well with your donations going to operations expenses and planned events as specified by you.

Further information can be found on the GBAC website: Send inquiries to or please call me with any questions you may have at 813-655-2773. We hope to hear from you soon!

Yours truly,

Anne S. Drewry
President, Greater Brandon Arts Council

Legal Seminar II Coming!

Dalton_contactCircle your calendar for Saturday October 26th, 2013. GBAC is pleased to announce that Anne Dalton, a lawyer for Ft. Myers, will be returning to hold another legal seminar/workshop for artists of all genres. This seminar will be held at the Bloomindale Regional Public Library starting at 1pm, and will focus on contracts and the artist.

We had a wonderful turnout for her workshop in February, and we expect a full house for this event. Stay tuned for more information!