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We are extremely excited to announce that through a generous grant from The Port of Los Angeles, Friends of Banning Museum was able to work…

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Normally this time of year, we welcome thousands of visitors to enjoy our annual Victorian Christmas. Unfortunately, due to the Covid-19 crisis, we were unable…

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Thank you to all of our dear volunteers for their dedication to the Banning Museum! Our volunteers recorded over 5,000 hours this past year and we…

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Jessica Salazar is a relatively new volunteer. According to Jessica: “I’ve only been volunteering for a few months. I decided to volunteer at the Banning…

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Laura Mohberg has been volunteering at the Banning Museum for seven years. Here’s how she ended up as a volunteer. “Several years ago there was…

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CONGRATULATIONS to our 2020 Wisteria Scholarship winners! Although we were not able to celebrate each of these remarkable students in person at the Wisteria Regale,…

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Berta has been a Banning Museum volunteer for 5 years. According to Berta “When I used to work as an elementary school teacher, I brought…

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“My name is Anna Collins. I retired as a registered nurse in 2010. Prior to retiring, I worked as a Home Care Nurse and then…

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Katharine Stewart Banning was the wife of Banning son, Joseph Brent Banning. Joseph and Katharine married in April of 1888 and set up house and…

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  Simie has been a Friends of Banning Museum Board Member and volunteer for 18 years! She has been a member of the museum for…

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