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Long Beach


Bird-watchers saw a gorgeous “Harlan’s” subspecies of red-tailed hawk on our November count at Rancho Los Cerritos in Long Beach, California. Originally thought to be a Zone-tailed hawk, the bird was later identified by Kimball Garrett, Ornithology Collections Manager at the  Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County (and the final word on bird ID)[…]

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EXPLORE A CAREER IN GRAPHIC DESIGN   POSITION:                   Graphic Design Internship HOURS:                         Approximately 125 hours between December 4, 2017, and January 12, 2018 COMPENSATION:       $15/hour Rancho Los Cerritos Historic Site is preparing to launch a new educational outreach initiative, “Long Ago in Long Beach.” The goal of this program is to expose young[…]

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EXPLORE A CAREER IN MUSEUM EDUCATION   POSITION:                   Museum Educator – “Long Ago in Long Beach” Outreach Program HOURS:                         Approximately 12-18 hours per week, January 8 through June 8, 2018 COMPENSATION:       $15/hour Rancho Los Cerritos Historic Site is launching a new educational outreach initiative, “Long Ago in Long Beach.” The goal of this[…]

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More than 150 people gathered in the moonlight on Sunday, Oct. 22, for the Stardusk Dinner Dance. The event raised funds for Rancho Los Cerritos’ award-winning educational programs. Thank you to everyone who attended for supporting RLC and making this evening special!      

fallugia

Apache Plume, Fallugia paradoxa, is October’s plant of the moment. Our is located in a pot by the Visitor Center. An evergreen shrub native to the deserts, this member of the rose family displays lovely white flowers that look like a mini version of an old-fashioned single rose. Rather than developing a typical rose hip or even[…]

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Intern Kim

Kimberly Burch is a curatorial intern whose position is generously funded by the Arts Council for Long Beach. Education info: BA, Art History, University of Southern California, 2013 Masters Certificate, Museum and Curatorial Studies, Cal State University, Long Beach, May 2017 MA, Art History, emphasis in 20th Century American Avant-Garde, Cal State University, Long Beach,[…]

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Rancho Los Cerritos was thrilled to host ABC-GLA’s August Workshop & Networking Mixer- a monthly meeting of the great wedding-planning minds of Southern California.  The workshop’s them, “Building a Better Brand”, guided attendees on how to define their brand and style and other essential marketing lessons.  Guests were treated to tasty, gourmet fare, courtesy of[…]

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