Peg-Board 2021

The Peg-Board is the Animation Guild’s monthly newsletter.  It has been in print since 1960 and it is the longest continuously published union newsletter in Hollywood.

September 2021

Now Is the Time To Stand Together; From the President; From the Business Representative; Meet TAG’s Member Programs Coordinator; One-on-One Organizing Conversations: What Matters Most to You; The Organizing Conversation Outline; Unit Rates and How They Hurt Us; Have You Been Asked To Test?; Volunteers Needed for Organizing and Afternoon of Remembrance; In Memoriam; Upcoming Events at the Animation Guild

August 2021

Together We Rise; From the President; From the Business Representative; Field Rep Corner; Post-It Note Show Kick-Off at Golden Road; A Chat with Timing Director Sean Dempsey; FAM and Education Committees Back To School Draw-Along; MPI 2020 Pension Statements Available Now; Have You Been Asked To Test?; Volunteers Needed for Organizing; In Memoriam; Upcoming Events at the Animation Guild

July 2021

Ready, Set . . . RESET!; From the President; From the Business Representative; Show Your Support for the PRO Act; Q&A: Meet TAG Organizer Ben Speight; Celebrating Guild Families; Special WARP Announcement: Relief and Defense Fund; COVID-19 Prevention Training, Contract Services, and You; Committee News; A Chat with Timing Director Elizabeth Kwon; Vanguard Virtual Education Series: Principles of Investing; “Stamp Out Hunger” Food Drive Campaign; Union Plus Benefits; How To Be A Good Digital Citizen; In Memoriam; Upcoming Events at the Animation Guild

June 2021

Negotiations 101; From the Business Representative; IATSE Basic Agreement Negotiations Update; Portfolio Review Success!; Field Rep Corner; Keyframe Magazine Expands Its Online Content; Notes from a Shop Steward: The Healing Power of Time; Celebrating Guild Families; MPIHP Open Enrollment; Kindred Spirits 2021 Online Fundraiser; In Memoriam; Upcoming Events at the Animation Guild

May 2021

TAG Members on the March; From the President; From the Business Representative; Field Rep Corner; Mental Health & Resources for TAG Members; The Personal Experience of a Freelance Animation Timing Director; Celebrating Guild Families; Vanguard Virtual Education: Target Date Investments; Kindred Spirits 2021 Online Fundraiser; In Memoriam; Upcoming Events at the Animation Guild

April 2021

Looking Forward To Going Back; From the President; From the Business Representative; Field Rep Corner; Wage Transparency = Fair Wages; Wage Survey FAQs; Member Appreciation Day; Education and Training Committee Call for Volunteers; Testing Committee Comic; Animation Showrunners Virtual Panel; We’re the TAG Timing Committee and We Can Help Each Other; Help Wanted: Memorial Committee AV Volunteer; Portfolio Review Day Call for Volunteers; In Memoriam; Upcoming Events at the Animation Guild

March 2021

Your Chance To Make a Change; From the President; From the Business Representative; Field Rep Corner; TAG Members Play Key Role in Neurodiversity Panel; Design Committee Meeting; Portfolio Review Day Call for Volunteers; NAACP Covid-19 Vaccination Campaign; Women’s History Month: #IATSEWomenUP Campaign; Vanguard Virtual Education: Saving for College; Healthy MPI: Wellness Offerings; In Memoriam; Upcoming Events at the Animation Guild

February 2021

Stay Informed About Negotiations; From the President; From the Business Representative; Field Rep Corner; Q&A: Meet the Black Artists Group; Remembering Joe Ruby; Spotlight on Committees: Writers/Storyboard Craft Mixer; Behind the Scenes: Entertainment Industry Therapist Finder; New Online Experience at Vanguard; Get to Know the TAG 401(k) Plan; How a Young Earner Can Get Ahead in the Savings Game; Resources for Dealing with Post-Holiday Blues; In Memoriam; Upcoming Events at the Animation Guild

 

January 2021

The Afternoon of Remembrance: A 25-Year Tradition; From the President; From the Business Representative; Q & A: Meet Kim Fay; TAG Member Availability Listing Is Now Live!; Spotlight on Committees: Writers Craft Committee; 401(k) Plan Reminder; How To Campaign for Change Event; Behavioral Health Services Are Available; Prescription Benefits Transition to CVS Caremark; MPI Health Plan: 2021 Benefit Changes; In Memoriam; Upcoming Events at the Animation Guild