Ontario Living Magazine - Summer 2014 - page 44

COMMUNITY EVENTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
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M U S E U M O F H I S T O R Y & A R T , O N T A R I O
Open Thursday – Sunday, 12 noon to 4pm
Admission is
Historic Old City Hall Building
225 South Euclid Avenue, Ontario
(909) 395-2510
PHOTOS:
FROM TOP –
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Ignite! The Art of Sustainability,
Penelope Gottlieb,
Cirsium Vulgare,
2012.
Acrylic and ink over Audubon print. Courtesy of Heather James Gallery
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Luke Matjas,
Study of the Dynamics of Habitat Fragmentation,
2011.
Digital/Analog drawing, archival print. Courtesy of the Artist
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Wild Transcendence,
Rebecca Hamm. Courtesy of the Artist
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Field Trips,
2014 School Tour.
Courtesy of Museum of History and Art, Ontario.
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June 26 through August 10:
Ignite! The Art of Sustainability –
Thirteen of
California’s foremost environmental artists collaborate to communicate a
heightened connection to their natural surroundings through rich imagery
using a variety of media from painting and video to unconventional forms,
such as smog particulate matter applied to porcelain. Together, their approach
is multidisciplinary, drawing on art, science, spirituality, and social justice.
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June 26 through August 10:
Wild Transcendence –
An installation of new
paintings by Rebecca Hamm presenting themes of survival and transcendence.
Opening Exhibits and Artists’ Reception
Saturday, June 28, 2014
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3:00 – 5:00pm
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Group Leaders:
Book your field trip now!
The museum offers both docent-led and self-guided
tours for school-aged and adult groups. Two-week advance notice is required for all tours.
School/group tours and the museum’s off-site outreach program are in conjunction with
curricula base on local history and culture.
For more information about tours
and outreach availability call the museum at (909) 395-2510.
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Celebration of Hispanic Culture
7:30pm, Monday, May 12th
Auditorium at Montclair High School
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Memorial Day Service at Bellevue Cemetery
. . .
10:00am
Monday, May 26th
Bellevue Cemetery, Ontario
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The Best of Broadway
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7:30pm, Monday, June 16th
Gardiner W. Spring Auditorium at Chaffey High School
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The Gazebo Rocks
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10:30am*, Friday, July 4th
R. Jack Mercer Ontario Community Bandstand
at “C” Street & Euclid Avenue
* Program begins when the parade ends
Learn more about the
Ontario/Chaffey Community Show Band
online at
Sponsored by the City of Ontario, admission is
BACKYARD
COMPOSTING WORKSHOPS
Backyard composting is an excellent way to recycle your yard
trimmings. Learn how to transform leaves, twigs, grass clippings,
and fruit and vegetable scraps into a rich, healthy soil amendment.
Ontario residents are eligible to receive a compost bin at the
discounted price of $50.
Ontario Senior Center
225 East “B” Street
Saturday, May 17
From 9:00 – 10:30am
No reservations are necessary. For more information, call the
City of Ontario Recycling Hotline
at
(909) 395-2040.
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