Community Press Release – Roti Roti Fehlner Family Gallery Dedication

Roti Roti Fehlner Family Gallery Dedication

Submitted by Mary Lister, Roti Roti Art Center Interim Executive Director

Event Details:
  • Who: Roti Roti Art Center (RRAC) of Buchanan
  • What: Dedication of The Fehlner Family Gallery
  • When: Sunday, May 7, 2023 at 5:30pm
  • Where: Roti Roti Art Center of Buchanan
    • 117 W Front St, Buchanan MI 49107
  • Details:
    • Light refreshments follow.
  • Event Schedule:
    • 5pm – Chamber arrives at Roti Roti (Ribbon cutting/dedication to be held inside. Location of actual cutting can be discussed here) 
    • 5:30pm – Chamber Executive Director calls the room to attention, gives welcoming remarks, gratitude, and introduces Mary Lister to speak on behalf of Roti Roti.
    • Mary speaks about the gallery and introduces Thomas Fehlner to speak.
    • Tom speaks and hands envelope to Michael Rowland, MGCF.
    • Chamber + Board Officers unroll ribbon and hand the scissors to Mary/Fehlner family to cut the ribbon with a short:
      “On behalf of the Buchanan Area Chamber of Commerce and the greater Buchanan community, we hereby dedicate this gallery to the memory and legacy of the Fehlner family for generations to come!” 
    • The Fehlner Family Gallery Plaque is unveiled.
    • Gallery officially opens for the public to enjoy! 

About Roti Roti Art Center of Buchanan: The mission of the Roti Roti Art Center of Buchanan is to provide a place in our community dedicated to nurturing the arts by providing a quality educational program for all ages, as well as gallery exhibits, sales opportunities, and a gift shop that are supportive of class offerings and local artists, thereby enabling the Center to creatively enlist the power of the arts in promoting positive social change. It was founded in 2005 as the Buchanan Art Center, and renamed in 2022 as a result of an endowment from Joseph and Patricia Roti Roti.

  • Admission is Free
  • Hours:
    • Wed-Sun ~ Noon-6
    • Mon-Tue ~ Closed (Classes Only)

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