CCAA Museum of Art members, artists, supporters and friends are invited to a special event in downtown Ontario this Saturday
- From 10 a.m. until noon, the Ontario Heritage Society is holding its annual Walking Tour featuring buildings in historic downtown Ontario.
- From 9 a.m. until the tour begins, and again from noon until 12:30 pm, the new CCAA Museum building at 217 S. Lemon St. will be open for a look at the interior space, including a preview room that has been refurbished as a gallery containing selections from the museum’s permanent collection of art. The museum store will also be open.
Nancy DeDiemar, president of the CCAA Museum of Fine Art will be the guest speaker for the Ontario Rotary Club meeting on Thursday.
DeDiemar will be speaking about the upcoming changes at museum ( I just finished writing a story about this and you should be able to see the on our site soon). DeDiemar is a graduate of Chaffey High School, Class of 1963 and the University of California at Los Angeles in 1968 with a B.A. in English Literature.
She was the President of Printing Resources of Southern California from 1981-2011 and currently is Co-publisher of Printips, a monthly newsletter subscription service for printers. Nancy is a board member with four community organizations; OPARC, CCAA Museum of Art, San Antonio Community Hospital Foundation and the Chaffey High School Alumni Association.
The Ontario Rotary Club lunch meeting is at the Ontario Double Tree Hotel and starts at noon. The cost of the lunch event is $20. For additional information, call Don Driftmier at 951-206-5731.