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2016 - 2017


Tuesday, September 13, 2016

2:00 PM, Welcome Reception in the Shook Gallery

Art League members and friends are invited to kick off our 51st year

Introductions: Buffy Rogers, President of the Art League

Refreshments: Kendall Smithʼs mimosas, tea, coffee and savories

Program: Becky Brody, artist whose art works will be on display in the Shook Gallery.  

Full - Reservations Closed


Tuesday, September 27, 2016

10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Field Trip - Zach Medlar Studio

210 B North 6th Street, Lafayette

Lunch on your own.

Need Reservation.  No fee.


Tuesday, October 11, 2016

11:30 a.m. Luncheon Meeting in the Shook Gallery

Program: Michael Crowthers, Curator of the AMGL, will talk about the many things he does at the museum and comment on the 2016

Indiana Artistʼs Members Exhibition, currently on display.

Full - Reservations Closed


Tuesday, October 25, 2016

11:45 or 2:45 p.m. Tour of the IMA Miller House and Gardens in Columbus, IN

Gather a group of friends and make a day of it.

Make reservations ($25 or free for IMA members) online at click here or call 1-800-468-6564. Lunch available at several exciting sites in Columbus.

Reservation needed.  Click Here for more information.


Tuesday, November 1, 2016

7 – 9 p.m.  Annual Joint Meeting of the Lafayette Symphony Guild and the Art League of the AMGL

Hosted this year by the Art League at Thomas Duncan Memorial Hall, 619 Ferry St, Lafayette, IN 47901.

Program: In celebration of Indiana's Bicentennial, a collaborative Lafayette Symphony Orchestra (LSO) musical performance and speaker on Art Smart Indiana. 

Dessert and beverages.

Reservations Closed


Special Art League Field Trip


Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 10:30 a.m.

Charles Gick’s new exhibit: Dirt & Flowers: and other things we eat and breathe

Location: Eric Dean Gallery, Fine Arts Center - Wabash College, 310 W.

Reservation needed.  Click Here for more information.


Tuesday, December 6, 2016

11:00 – 1:00 “Bling on a Budget” in the Shook Gallery – for members

1:30 – 3:00 Holiday Tea at the Moses Fowler House

Program: Anthony P. Cawdron, formerly in service to Queen Elizabeth, and now Westwood Event Coordinator and House Manager, will speak on the history of tea and ladies' teas and, perhaps, stories about his days at Blenheim Palace.

3:00 – 6:00 “Bling on a Budget” in the Shook Gallery - open to the public.

Donations may be made to the Art League Scholarship Fund.  Send check to Pat Short, Art League Treasurer, AMGL, 102 South 10th Street, Laf.  47905.  Donations will also be accepted at the Holiday Tea.

Full - Reservations Closed

January 10, 2017

11:30 Luncheon in the Shook Gallery

Program: Purdy Eaton, artist whose exhibition “Nothing Behind Me,

Everything Ahead Me” will be in the Shook Gallery from December 16, 2016 through February 26, 2017.

Full - Reservations Closed


Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Field trip, to be determined.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

10:00 a.m. Books and Beverage in the Shook Gallery

Discussion of Visual Intelligence, Sharpen Your Perception, Change Your Life, by Amy E. Herman. Learn to look closely at images and hone your “visual intelligence.” Learn how better perception will enhance your appreciation of art and help you to communicate better.

Moderator: Nick Schenkel, Director West Lafayette Public Library

Reservation appreciated.  Donations accepted.


Tuesday, February 28, 2017

11 a.m. Field trip to and tour of Artist’s Own, Lafayette’s downtown jewel that features a variety of quality art by local artists.

518 Main Street.

Lunch on your own.

Need Reservation.  No fee.



Tuesday, March 14, 2017

11:30 Luncheon in the Shook Gallery

Program: Jeri Foley, former student of Buffy Rogers, will talk about how art has affected her life and her current artistic pursuits. Her art has appeared in the New Artist Exhibit.

Need Reservation.  $15.00

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

10:00 a.m. Field trip to the Bindery Artist Studios, 511 Ferry Street, Lafayette.

Tour: Angela Taylor will give a short talk; members will have the opportunity to visit with the artists who are present.

Need Reservation.  No Fee.


Saturday, April 8, 2017

Luncheon, Fashion Show, and Raffle

Location: Four Points by Sheraton, 1600 Cumberland Ave., West Lafayette

9:00 Shopping begins at Heathcliff Inc. Boutique

9:00 Registration and Raffle tickets

10:30 Doors open for lunch

11:00 Luncheon followed by Fashion Show

          Chairpersons: Carol Purdy and Cindy McCabe

Need Reservation.  Guests invited.  $45.00

Make Reservation by April 1

 RSVP & Pay

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

10:00 Field trip to Kimlien Tran’s KL Art Gallery

211 N. 4th St., Lafayette.

Kim Lien Tran painted Feast of the Hunter’s Moon, exhibited in the Shook Gallery in 2014.

Need Reservation.  No fee.


Tuesday, May 9, 2017

11:30 Luncheon and Annual Meeting in the Shook Gallery

Program: Museum Director Kendall Smith will describe the many roles he plays, give a “state of the museum” talk, and answer pre-submitted questions.

Need Reservation. $15.00

RSVP & Pay

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