Our goal is to promote, encourage and economically support the arts, artists, and the cultural heritage of Clinton County.

We are always striving to create new projects highlighting the culture and art of Clinton County. 

To promote, encourage and economically support the arts, artists, and the cultural heritage of Clinton County. From art classes and workshops to international singing groups and choirs, we attempt to provide Clinton County with fun projects and activities! 

Our Mission:

For the past few years, the CCAC has worked to increase its impact throughout the county. Check out our events page to see what's happening near you!

  • Summer Kids Art Camp 
  • Supporting specialized projects for those with disabilities 
  • Unique opportunities for craftsmen
  • Superb Choir Group

Our Mission

The Clinton Northern Railway Museum is open every Sunday from May through October!

To promote, encourage and economically support the arts, artists, and the cultural heritage of Clinton County. From art classes and workshops to international singing groups and choirs, we attempt to provide Clinton County with fun projects and activities! 

Our summer "Concert in the Park" series with start back up in June.  Every Wednesday evening at the City Park!

Art in Action - A Quick List of What we Do

  • Concert in Park Series
  • Annual 'Art of Dining' fundraiser
  • Active with the local DDA and Chambers of Commerce
  • Advocating for local art

"Legendary Artists Passage" 

Trail Underpass Mural Project


CCAC has contracted with muralist, Tamara Brown (aka Tea), of Tea Time Art, who designed a mural along the north side of the Fred Meijer CIS Trail business 27 underpass. 


EIGHT community groups, including four high schools, have selected an artist in hisotry to representing in their own mural design. Then they will work directly with Tea to install their 8’x10’ mural along the south side.


Check out the progress


Volunteering opportunites

We have various volunteering opportunities in all of our branches! Be a docent in the Gallery, lend a hand rebuilding railcars with the Railway Museum, or see our other branches even more options!

Special Projects

Own an arts and/cultural organization? Looking to be part of the larger arts community in Clinton County? 

  • Celebrating our community
  • Mobile Art Cart
  • Participating in regional activities 
  • ​Annual Plein Air Event in May
  • Preserving Clinton County's history
  • Art Walk: Chalk It Up!
  • Creating murals throughout St. Johns
  • Working with local artists