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Earth Days at the Rancho Dominguez
The mission of this Earth Day event is to encourage attendees to think a bit more deeply about the state of our planet and what we, as individuals and as a community, can do about it. The fair will consist of activities and exhibits aimed at providing environmental education and awareness to the community. The...
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The public is invited to experience life in 1800s Mexican California. Experience the sights and sounds through music, crafts, and food. Visitors can participate in hands-on activities; such as, corn husk doll making, adobe brick making, butter making and gold panning. Exhibitors will demonstrate historic skills including blacksmithing and cattle roping. Children are encouraged to...
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(Rancho Dominguez, CA)—The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum will commemorate the 173rd Anniversary of the Battle of Dominguez Hill with a battle re-enactment. The Battle of Dominguez Hill, originally took place on October 8th and October 9th, 1846, was a military engagement of the U.S.-Mexican War that took place within Manuel Dominguez’s 75,000 acre Rancho San...
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Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum Friends & Visitors – More Scheduled Events are Coming! October 2021: October 2-3, 2021:  The Battle of Dominguez Rancho Reenactment from 10am-4pm.  November 2021:  November 6, 2021: Dia de Muertos Celebration from 10am to 4pm.  November 2021: Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum Speaker Series from 1:30pm -3:30pm – TBD
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The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum will host a California environmental webinar series titled “Science at the Museum: Wild California” this fall starting Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 11am-12pm. The mission of this webinar series is to encourage attendees to think a bit more deeply about the state of our planet and what we, as individuals...
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Earth Days at the Rancho Dominguez
Following the recent public health concerns regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum will be postponing the Earth Day Fair scheduled for Saturday, April 4th, 2020, from 11 am to 4 pm, to a later date. Thank you for your understanding – Museum Administration The mission of this Earth Day event is to...
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The public is invited to experience life in 1800s Mexican California. Experience the sights and sounds through music, crafts, and food. Visitors can participate in hands-on activities; such as, corn husk doll making, adobe brick making, butter making and gold panning. Exhibitors will demonstrate historic skills including blacksmithing and cattle roping. Children are encouraged to...
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Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum Friends & Visitors – Following the recent public health concerns regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the museum will be closed, and onsite events will be postponed. There will be online events however. Thank you for your understanding – Museum Administration October 2020: October 3-4, 2020:  The Battle of Dominguez Rancho Reenactment from...
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(Rancho Dominguez, CA)—The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum will present a reading of the Constitutional Convention Debates and the Constitution of California. In the fall of 1849, forty-eight delegates from California gathered at Colton Hall in Monterey, California for its Constitutional State Convention, a key event in moving California towards statehood. The Dominguez Adobe is connected...
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10:00AM-10:15AM: Opening Remarks, Location: Carriage House Patio Area 10:15AM-10:45AM: Semillitas Preschool and Kalpulli Tlaltekuhtli, Location: Carriage House Patio Area 10:45AM- 11:15AM: Blessing of Altares & group pictures Location: Around The Adobe Area 10:45AM- 11:30AM: Dia de Muertos Music Location: Carriage House Patio Area 10:30AM- 4:00PM: Face Painting, Crafts, Food and Craft Vendors, Location:  Side/Back of...
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