Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Claremont Museum of Art Offers Family Art Program for Local Events

A neurosurgeon at Chaparral Medical Group and the department of surgery chief at St. Bernadine Medical Center, Ali Mesiwala, MD provides neurological care for patients in Pomona and San Bernardino, California. Ali Mesiwala, MD also serves as a founding member of the Claremont Museum of Art, which administers a variety of art education initiatives for local youths such as the Family Art Program.

The Family Art Program makes arrangements for creative art activities for children and their families at city festivals. Directed by Mary Hughes and presented by a collaboration of local art educators and volunteers, the program offers hands-on art projects at a variety of annual events occurring throughout the year. Events include the Memorial Park Fourth of July Celebration, the Art in the Garden in June, the November Padua Hills Art Fiesta, and the Village Venture in October.

For additional information about the Claremont Museum of Art’s Family Art Program, visit www.claremontmuseum.org/education-programs/family-art-activities.