STEP INTO ART AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM TOMORROW

Visit Paris and the Louvre, and other art museums at an art-themed Family Fun Day in Yucca Valley Saturday, July 30, from 10 to 3. The Hi-Desert Nature Museum is hosting a free “Step into Art” day at the museum with a wide variety of arts and crafts activities, as

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“THE ROCKS SPEAK” LECTURE TOMORROW AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM

The Hi-Desert Nature Museum is offering a brown bag lunch lecture. Reporter Rebecca Havely has your invitation… The lunch lecture at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum is entitled, “The Rocks Speak.” This lively one-hour interactive presentation is an introduction to indigenous philosophy presented by culture bearer and author A.G. Vasquez. Vasquez

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“STEP INTO ART” AT THE HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM IN YUCCA VALLEY

An ongoing exhibition at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum allows visitors to “Step into Art.” Reporter Kirby Davis explains… Enter the framework of famous paintings and experience art like never before in “Framed: Step into Art” at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca Valley. This exhibit invites children inside the art

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CHAMBER MUSIC THIS WEEKEND AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM

A very special cultural offering will be held at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum this weekend. Reporter Mike Lipsitz invites you to hear the Encelia Chamber Ensemble in concert… In a Yucca Valley first, the Hi-Desert Nature Museum brings two performances of chamber music here. considered “music for friends” with a

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HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM LECTURE TOMORROW: “PIONEERING WOMEN”

The Historical Society will host their second Wednesday lecture tomorrow. Reporter David Knutson says it will be about our pioneering women… As part of the Morongo Basin Historical Society’s Second Wednesday Lecture Series, the June lecture is titled “Pioneering Women of the Morongo Basin.” This presentation will be given by

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CHAMBER MUSIC COMING TO THE HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM, TICKETS AVAILABLE

A special presentation of live chamber music is set for this weekend at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca valley. Reporter David Knutson tells you how to get tickets… The Hi-Desert Nature Museum will present the Encelia Chamber Ensemble on Saturday, June 11, and Sunday, June 12. Musical pieces from

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LECTURE THURSDAY ON “THE IMPORTANCE OF ART” AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM

This week’s Brown Bag Lecture at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum is about the importance of art. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has more on the Thursday event… Art is sharing. Art is inspiring. Art is essential. “The Importance of Art” is the topic of this Thursday’s Brown Bag Lunch Lecture at the

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STUDENT ART SHOW AT THE HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM

The 2016 Student Art Showcase is currently on display at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca Valley. Reporter David Knutson has your invitation… The Hi-Desert Nature Museum presents its annual Student Art Show on display through June 4. This exhibit showcases the finest work from Copper Mountain College and Yucca

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“REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE” RECEPTION AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM TOMORROW

A reception Friday (February 26) evening will kick off a new temporary exhibition at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca Valley. Managing editor Tami Roleff invites you to see the “Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle” exhibit… “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” is a showcase of artwork contributed by local artists made from recycled

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WEDNESDAY LECTURE ON “REPTILES OF THE MORONGO BASIN”

The Morongo Basin Historical Society’s second Wednesday lecture series offers some insight on desert reptiles. Reporter Rebecca Havley has more… “Reptiles of the Morongo Basin” is the topic of The Morongo Basin Historical Society’s second Wednesday lecture series. Wednesday, February 10, at 5:30 p.m., meet herpetologist Robert Black. He will

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METEOR PRESENTATION AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM TONIGHT

A fascinating look at meteors is being offered tonight at the Hi-Desert Nature museum in Yucca valley. Reporter David Knutson has your invitation……. Have you ever wondered about a meteor hitting Earth’s surface? Author Dr. Stephenie Slahor will present “Meteors” as part of the Morongo Basin Historical Society’s second Wednesday

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NATIVE FOOD LECTURE AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM TOMORROW

Tomorrow’s lecture at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum is all about native food plants. Reporter David Knutson has your invitation…. Come join certified Master Desert Gardener, Leslie Mouriquand on Wednesday, November 11, to hear her presentation titled “Wayiki (to eat): Traditional Native Foods.” She has been researching prehistoric uses and spread

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“CONVINCING THE NATION” AT THE HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM

A new exhibit, “Convincing the Nation,” opened at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum this month and will remain on display through December 19. The exhibit includes archival material and artifacts, including more than 20 posters from World War II—to tell the story of the U.S. Government’s efforts to capture people’s attention

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ALASKAN RANGER TO GIVE LECTURE TOMORROW

Stories and photos of birds, blooms, and bears from the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park in Alaska will be the focus of the Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum Thursday, October 15. Drawing from both work experience and vacations, retired park ranger Cindy Von Halle

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FORMER PARK RANGER TO SPEAK AT LECTURE SERIES

The Morongo Basin’s Historical Society’s Second Wednesday Lecture series presents a local author. Reporter Rebecca Havely has more… Wednesday, October 14, local author Joseph Zarki will speak at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca Valley for the Historical Society’s lecture series. Zarki is a retired Park Ranger. His presentation is

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HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM CLOSING FOR MAINTENANCE THURSDAY

The Hi-Desert Nature Museum will be closed for maintenance from September 17 through September 26. A new exhibit, “Convincing the Nation,” will open Thursday, October 1. The exhibit includes more than 30 posters from World War II that were designed to influence and change public behavior. Public officials relied on

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY LECTURE TOMORROW AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM

Learn about our seasonal visits from the turkey vulture at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum tomorrow afternoon. Reporter David Knutson has the details… Join the Morongo Basin Historical Society at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum on September 9 at 5:30 p.m. for the “Turkey Vulture Migrations and the Migrations of Raptors through

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A DAY AT THE FARM AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM TOMORROW

Spend a day on the farm and enjoy farm country games and activities!. Come enjoy a petting zoo, face painting, scarecrow contest, crafts, sack races, hay rides and much more. The free family fun day is set for Saturday, August 1, from 10 to 3 at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum

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LUNCH LECTURE ON NATIONAL PARK  VANDALISM TOMORROW

The brown bag lunch lectures at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum are offered once a month. This month the topic is “Impacts of Graffiti and Vandalism at Joshua Tree National Park.” Reporter Rebecca Havely has more… The National Park has suffered repeatedly from incidents of graffiti and vandalism for decades. This

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FINAL WEEK FOR HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM YOUTH CAMP

The Hi-Desert Nature Museum youth camp begins its final week. There’s still time for you to register your child. Here’s reporter Rebecca Havely to tell you how… “Eat Well, Play Well” is the theme of the Yucca Valley youth camp at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum. This is the final week

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