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! 

CCAC Members

Work with your community to make a difference

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 in our county!

  • Creative Youth Summer Programming 
  • Supporting specialized projects for those with disabilities 
  • Unique opportunities for craftsmen
  • Superb Choir Group

Our Mission

The Clinton Northern Railway Museum is now open every Sunday from 1:00-3:00pm 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 "Concerts in the Park" series has ended.  We would love to hear your feedback/suggestions.

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 will install a mural along the north side of the Fred Meijer CIS Trail business 27 underpass. 


EIGHT groups will have the opportunity to select a historical artist, compose a design then work directly with Tea to install their own 8’x10’ mural. 


Cost per Group is $400 for supplies and one/one time with professional muralist.  Registered groups have until April 2019 to conduct their own fundraisers if they find it necessary. 



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's Night Out: Chalk It Up!
  • Creating murals throughout St. Johns
  • Working with local artists