Pursuant to section 10 (a) (2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), as amended, notice is hereby given that a meeting of the National Council on the Arts will be held on October 31, 2008 in Room M-09 at the Nancy Hanks Center, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20506. Start Printed Page 58669
This meeting, from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (ending time is approximate), will be open to the public on a space available basis. The meeting will begin with opening remarks and will include a poetry reading by David Lehman, a performance from Shakespeare by Aquila Theater Company, and a jazz performance by pianist Helen Sung. After the presentations the Council will review and vote on applications and guidelines, and the meeting will end with remarks and Council members' farewell to the Chairman.
If, in the course of the open session discussion, it becomes necessary for the Council to discuss non-public commercial or financial information of intrinsic value, the Council will go into closed session pursuant to subsection (c)(4) of the Government in the Sunshine Act, 5 U.S.C. 552b. Additionally, discussion concerning purely personal information about individuals, submitted with grant applications, such as personal biographical and salary data or medical information, may be conducted by the Council in closed session in accordance with subsection (c) (6) of 5 U.S.C. 552b.
Any interested persons may attend, as observers, Council discussions and reviews that are open to the public. If you need special accommodations due to a disability, please contact the Office of AccessAbility, National Endowment for the Arts, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20506, 202/682-5532, TTY-TDD 202/682-5429, at least seven (7) days prior to the meeting.
Further information with reference to this meeting can be obtained from the Office of Communications, National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC 20506, at 202/682-5570.Start Signature
Dated: October 2, 2008.
Panel Coordinator, Office of Guidelines and Panel Operations.
[FR Doc. E8-23705 Filed 10-6-08; 8:45 am]
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