Calling all Bakers!

The winning cookie for 2012!

The winning cookie for 2012!

The West Claremont Center for Music and the Arts is holding their 3rd Annual Baking Competition and Sale. Known for its exceptional baked goods, this event benefits the WCCMA community and youth programs. Interested participants can contact to sign up, or click HERE for more info. The winners of the competition win great prizes from local businesses and supporters of WCCMA, as well as the title of Claremont’s Best Baker for the year. There is a $5 entry fee, for full details on requirements visit Professional/Restaurants are encouraged to enter in the professional category to highlight their delicious items available for purchase locally. Any baked item is welcome, from cookies and cakes to holiday favorites from cultures around the world. Competitors are not required to be from Claremont.

The Competition will take place on December 7th at 1pm at the Union Church Hall, 133 Old Church Rd in West Claremont. All items will be available for sale and competitors’ entries will be available to sample at the event. Special judges for this event will be announced soon.

Get ready for December Events!

Our Events for December are coming up quickly, don’t forget to mark your calendar!


3rd Annual Baking Competition and Sale – December 7th, 1pm – 3pm – Bake Sale of exquisite treats, raffle, and friendly competition with prizes! Prices for baked goods vary, multiple purchase options are available. Click HERE for info

Christmas with the Firehouse 6 – December 22nd, 2pm – Join us for this festive holiday concert, including Dixieland and holiday favorites, all presented under the pine boughs. Click HERE for Info



We will be sending out letters for our Annual Fundraising Drive soon. If you don’t receive a letter, or prefer to have other donation option, you can click HERE. All donations are tax deductible, and make our programs possible! We have had astounding growth in the last year, including a dramatic increase in youth education programs. Your donations help to change the lives of children in the greater Claremont area, by providing them with instruments, access to instruction, and inspiring performances. Thank you for your support!

Sign up for the 2nd Annual Bakers’ Competition!

Join us for this friendly competition and a chance to win great prizes. This event is open to home bakers and professional bakers, and is a great way to celebrate the delicious Claremont area talent. Check out the full details HERE.

Also available at the Baking Competition and Cookie Walk (aka bake sale) will be raffle tickets for WCCMA’s annual fundraiser.

Upcoming Events:

December 8th, 2012 – 2nd Annual Bakers’ Competition and Cookie Walk
1:00pm Baked goods sale
2:30pm Announcement of winners

December 23rd, 2012 – Christmas with the Dixieland Six
2pm concert featuring dixieland favorites and christmas songs with a dixie twist
– Raffle winners will also be drawn at this event