Friday, April 12, 2019


Escape the tax doldrums on Monday, April 15, 2019, and come to Dorothy Ramon Learning Center in Banning to learn how you can create your very own riches, your own superbloom at home. Learn how you can surround yourself with the beauty of a diverse array of native plants that will attract pollinators, songbirds, and other wildlife year round.

Madena Asbell will show you how. She's director of plant conservation programs at the Mojave Desert Land Trust in Joshua Tree, CA where she oversees the native plant restoration nursery, seed bank and herbarium. Her focus is on restoring desert habitats, educating others about the importance of our diverse desert flora, and preserving this diversity for future generations. Before joining the Mojave Desert Land Trust, she was director of horticulture at the Theodore Payne Foundation for Wild Flowers and Native Plants in Sun Valley, CA.

DETAILS: 6 p.m. April 15, 2019, Dorothy Ramon Learning Center, 
127 N. San Gorgonio Ave., Banning
Your $5 will help save and share Southern California's Native American cultures, languages, history, and traditional arts.