Bonita Valley Garden Club

Bonita Optimists Club

​Sweetwater Woman's Club

Las Primeras

Bonita Organic Garden Club - meets 4th Tuesday of the month 6:30pm
Chula Vista Coin Club - meets 1st Thursday of the month 6:00pm

Bahia Sur Kennel Club - meets 3rd Monday of the month 6:30pm

Toastmasters (Sweetwater Valley Club) 3225 - meets every Saturday from 8am to 9am


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The Museum is proud to partner with local schools, homeschool groups, civic organizations, colleges, and businesses to support our community.

Thank you to our Sponsors:

Selections from Dr. Teller's Magi Collection

Dr. Harris Teller, a former teacher started his Magi collection in 1952.  The collection includes hundred of the Three Wise Men collectibles. A Navy corpsman in Pusan Bay during the Korean War, Dr. Teller acquired his first set of wise men while he was working in the ships sick bay.  He wanted to do something to lift the spirits of the injured and ill sailors stuck on board the ship.
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​Become a member and help support free art and history programs in your community! 


History Displays:


History of the Sweetwater Valley
 
New Publication in the Museum

Historic Tales of Bonita

Signed editions by writer Mary E. Oswell



Enjoy reciprocal membership in May 2019!

Tree Lighting with Santa

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Join us Saturday, Dec. 14th
4:00 PM - Annual Members Meeting
4:30 PM - Volunteer Appreciation
5:00 - 7:00 PM Crafts, Cookies, Music, Santa and Tree Lighting.


Also, the opening reception for the Small Scale Exhibition... a great place to buy presents


The next student photo contest takes place: November, 2019 through February 1,2020.   The selected photos will be acknowledged at the Sweetwater Authority Reception Sweetwater Authority Board Meeting (6 p.m.).



Mission of the Museum:

The Bonita Historical Society is dedicated to preserving, for public education and enjoyment, the culture, history, arts, crafts, and aesthetic facets of the region, specifically El Rancho de la Nacion in South San Diego County.

4355 Bonita Road, Bonita, CA 91902  *  phone: 619-267-5141  * follow us on Facebook  &  Instagram

The Museum is Open Wednesday - Saturday, 10am - 4pm, or by appointment.

Mehl Lawson: Artist in Residence, WR This Cats Smart

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Doug Peterson  at Bonita Locksmith

Since 1991

call 619-252-1340, hours: 10-3pm

"Voted Nicest Locksmith in San Diego by the
Bonita Museum Staff"