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.

November 2021

Union Strong; From the President: Why I Love Speaking To Students About Our Union; From the Business Representative: Negotiations Update; Field Rep Corner: It’s Post-It Note Show Time!; Staffing Up; Striking Back To Win; Ready, Set . . . Drink & Draw!; Coming Attractions; In Memoriam; Upcoming Events at the Animation Guild

October 2021

Silver Linings; From the President: The Power of Personal Connection; From the Business Representative: Strike Vote & Negotiations; Field Rep Corner: How Does the Labor Movement Fit with TAG?; Wishing a Fond Farewell to Office Manager Lyn Mantta; Power Comes from the Bottom Up; Approval Process for Volunteer Graphics and Content; MPTF & IATSE Present: Day At The Ranch; In Memoriam; Upcoming Events at the Animation Guild

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