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California Art Club Celebrates 50 Years of Point Reyes National Seashore

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Date: March 7, 2012
Contact: John Golda, 415-464-5143

Oil Painting: "Holsteins Lounging, E Ranch" by Nanette Biers

March 10, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
In the Red Barn Classroom

Please join us for an artists' reception. All are welcome and admission is free.

The San Francisco chapter of the California Art Club presents a selection of juried plein air landscape oil paintings created within Point Reyes National Seashore to kick off a year-long celebration of the park's 50th Anniversary. The paintings will be on display in the Red Barn Classroom weekdays from Friday, January 13, 2012, through Thursday, April 5, 2012. Aside from during the open house on Saturday, March 10, 2012, the exhibit will be shown by appointment only.

The California Art Club was established in Los Angeles in 1909 to promote the fine arts and has nine chapters around the state.

Please contact Carola DeRooy at 415-464-5125 for more information.

To get to the Red Barn Classroom, follow the directions to Point Reyes National Seashore. As you proceed up the driveway toward the Bear Valley Visitor Center, turn left at the sign for the Red Barn Classroom.

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