Discover the History

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Join us on Saturday, March 24th, from 3 PM to 4:30 PM as we host a panel discussing the contributions of indigenous women in our community yesterday and today.

Our speakers will include:

  • Julia Bogany (Tongva)
    Tongva educator and cultural affairs officer for the Gabrielino/Tongva Band of Mission Indians
  • Marissa Aranda (Tongva)
    Student and next generation learning traditional Tongva culture and language
  • Desiree Martinez (Tongva)
    Tongva educator and indigenous archaeologist.
  • Theresa Ambo (Tongva)
    Educator and researcher focusing on Southern California tribes.

This discussion is provided free of charge, including free access to our galleries.

RSVP is suggested but not required. Please RSVP by emailing or calling (310) 395-2290.

We look forward to seeing you there!

This program is free and open to all ages. Seating is limited and on a first arrival basis.  This event will be held at the Santa Monica History Museum, 1350 7th St, Santa Monica CA, 90401.  The museum can be reached by following routes to the Main Library.  The Main Library is served by Big Blue Bus routes 1, 7, R7, R10 and 18. Ride your bike? Bicycle parking racks are available at the library. The Santa Monica History Museum is wheelchair accessible.