ELISA Summer Gathering and AGM

Hello all

Portrait Gallery ceiling

This year’s Summer Gathering and AGM will take place on Thursday 25th June 2015, at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, from 4-6.30pm.

The meeting will be held in the Gallery’s AK Bell room where refreshments will be provided. Sarah Jeffcott, Librarian and Research Assistant, will also give us an introduction to her library/print room where we’ll see some highlights from the Scottish National Portrait Gallery‘s prints, drawings and photography collections.

Please register your attendance via Eventbrite.

Details:
ELISA Summer Gathering and AGM
Thursday 25th June 2015, 4-6.30pm

Location:
AK Bell room
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh  EH2 1JD
http://www.nationalgalleries.org

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Winter Warmer social – final reminder!!!

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Just a final reminder to book your place for the ELISA Winter Warmer social at NLS next Monday, 9th February at 5pm

Come along to the National Library of Scotland, George IV Bridge for a special tour of the winter exhibition Game of Crowns: the 1715 Jacobite rising led by curator Robert Betteridge.

There will be refreshments served and an opportunity to chat and catch up with ELISA colleagues.

Due to the need to finalise catering, booking will close tomorrow. So please be quick and book your place through eventbrite 

Business Committee meeting – Dec 2014 – brief report

The ELISA Business Committee held its last meeting of 2014 yesterday.

There was praise for the organisation and success of ELISA Open Forum 2014 – and kind words about the set-up and functionality of this new website.

Membership costs and renewals were discussed, as was the need for links between the BC and ELISA’s other Working Groups

Plans were begun for the organisation of a mid-winter social early in 2015 and for next year’s summer gathering and AGM – details of these to follow.

BC meeting dates pencilled in for 2015 are:

  • 11 March 2014, 3-5pm
  • 10 June 2014, 3-5pm
  • 9 Sept 2014, 3-5pm
  • ?? Dec 2014, 3-5pm