Fall Contemporary Art Exhibition Highlighting Southern California Artists

Join us for a public open reception Friday, September 6 5:30 - 8:30 PM

​Anthropocene: Humans and Nature exhibition explores the era of dominant human effect on the Southern California and Tijuana landscape.  Art installations at the Bonita Museum and Cultural Center (BMCC) will be on view from Sept. 6 - 28th, 2019. The reception will host exhibiting artists as well as anthropogenic soundings by regional composers including Jeremy Field and Isaac Crow.  More about the exhibition
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History Displays:


History of the Sweetwater Valley
 
New Publication in the Museum

Historic Tales of Bonita

Signed editions by writer Mary E. Oswell



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.).



Enjoy reciprocal membership in May 2019!

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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.


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