Dear Friends of Claremont,
With summer almost upon us, if you're like me, you start to think about road trips and BBQ's, vintage cars and swimming pools. The theme of the
LA County Fair this year is
Route 66. If you want to get a preview of what is coming, please join us
Wednesday, June 6th at 7:00 pm at the Ginger Elliott Center at Garner House in Memorial Park, for a journey down memory lane !
More info below...
We look forward to seeing you soon!
The 2018 Claremont Heritage Annual Awards Gala at the Padua Hills Theatre on May 19th was an Elegant Evening enjoyed by all!
A special thanks to our outstanding Gala Committee, Staff, Board, Volunteers, Underwriters, Auction Donors and everyone who attended this special evening!
2018 Bess Garner Preservation Award went to
The Webb Schools for their stewardship and preservation of the cultural resources on their historic campus.
2018 Cultural Heritage Award went to
Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
in recognition of over 85 years as the largest botanic garden dedicated to California native plants and the educational programs, exhibitions, publications and events that add to our cultural resources in Claremont.
And last, but certainly not least, a very special shout-out to Girl Scout Troop 1094 who gave an outstanding presentation of the Founding Mothers of Claremont. Thank You for making this evening so special!
SAVE THE DATE! Please join us at next years Awards Gala at the Padua Hills Theatre on May 11th for what is bound to be another unforgettable evening.
PRESENTATION | Let's Take a Trip on California Route 66 | FREE
Wednesday, June 6 | 7:00 - 8:30 pm | Ginger Elliott Center
Historic Garner House | 840 N Indian Hill Blvd, Claremont, CA
Claremont Heritage in welcoming Lynn Miller from the
California Historic Route 66 Association, who will share the history of Route 66 and why it continues to attract foreign and domestic travelers more than 30 years after it was decommissioned as a Federal Highway.
The talk is a prelude to the theme of this years upcoming Los Angeles County Fair. More information please contact Claremont Heritage at (909) 621-0848 or
LEARN HOW YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN OUR COMMUNITY
Claremont Heritage is the only inclusive, membership-based, non-profit community organization dedicated to celebrating and preserving our Architectural, Natural and Cultural Heritage !
Please get involved as a Member or Volunteer!
Or to make a tax deductible donation
In support of our Educational Programs:
Speaker/Film Series, Third Grade History Program,
Publications and Exhibitions - Every Dollar will be put
to good use - Documenting, Celebrating and Preserving
Claremont's Cultural Heritage!
Thank You !