Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Mary Ann Andreas Remembers

Mary Ann Andreas will talk about leadership at our Dragonfly Lecture on April 21 at 6 p.m. at San Manuel Gathering Hall at Dorothy Ramon Learning Center, 127 N. San Gorgonio Ave., Banning. Your $5 will go toward our nonprofit programs saving and sharing Native American cultures. In this 2013 interview for the City of Banning's 100th birthday, Mary Ann Andreas remembers the days when there was no electricity on Morongo Reservation. 

Be Inspired

Mary Ann Andreas (Courtesy of Mary Ann Andreas)
Be inspired. Meet a Leader. Dorothy Ramon Learning Center is honored that our next Dragonfly Lecture on MONDAY APRIL 21 features Mary Ann Andreas. She'll talk about her experiences, and the importance and qualities of leadership. Mary Ann Andreas is Morongo Tribal Council Vice Chairman and former Chairman. She has been an important leader in Morongo Band for many years. She also is a respected leader in state and community politics, as well as cultural affairs. Please join us at the Center and be inspired. Details: Monday, April 21, 2014, 6 p.m., 127 N. San Gorgonio Ave., Banning. Your $5 supports the Learning Center's nonprofit work to save and share Southern California's Native American cultures, languages, history, and arts. (Photo courtesy of Mary Ann Andreas)

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Journey With the Winds: Flute Concert

Journey with the winds on a shamanic quest to the chanting, storytelling, and unique spirit flute music of Omani Nagi. 

The next cross-cultural concert to benefit Dorothy Ramon Learning Center is set for 3 p.m. Sunday, March 23, 2014, at 127 N. San Gorgonio Avenue, Banning. Your $10 helps support the Center's programs. 

Omani Nagi is a natural composer, musician and singer. His hauntingly unique form of music is shared on traditional Native American and custommade wooden Spirit flutes with ancient flavors ranging from the lands of Turtle Island (Pre-America) to the sands of Ancient Egypt. Omani Nagi will be sharing selections from his recently released original debut album, "NATIVE!", with compositions from his upcoming albums. 

Friday, February 7, 2014

They Came From Outer Space

Perseid meteor shower, courtesy of Coconino National Forest, AZ

They come from outer space and land on our planet. They're meteorites, and they've been fascinating people for centuries. 

Learn more about meteorites February 24 at Dorothy Ramon Learning Center. Dr. Stephenie Slahor, author of a new book, Meteors, will share stories about some of the world's most famous meteorites. Learn about the origin of meteors and how they're studied. 

Your $5 will support The Center's work to save & share Southern California's Native American cultures, history, arts, and languages. Dr. Slahor's book will be available for sale at $10.

6 p.m. Monday, February 24, 2014.
San Manuel Gathering Hall at Dorothy Ramon Learning Center
127 N. San Gorgonio Avenue, Banning, CA
$5 supports The Center, a 501(c)3 educational nonprofit

Friday, October 25, 2013

Madrigal Family Singers & Dancers In Concert

Share the joy! Come to Dorothy Ramon Learning Center's Fourth Sunday concert October 27, 2013, to share Cahuilla traditional bird songs with the Madrigal Family Bird Singers and Dancers. 

Carlos Puma Photo
Details: 3 p.m. Oct. 27, 127 N. San Gorgonio Ave., Banning
Your $10 saves and shares Southern California's Native American cultures, languages, history, and music and other traditional arts.

Carlos Puma Photo

Carlos Puma Photo