LEARN ABOUT HISTORIC PRESERVATION IN JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK

Join a Joshua Tree National Park ranger tomorrow to find out about the park’s historic preservation projects. Reporter Kirby Davis has details… Learn about recent historic preservation projects in Joshua Tree National Park at the Morongo Basin Historical Society’s second Wednesday lecture November 9. A park ranger will discuss how

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HALLOWEEN SPOOK-TACULAR AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM TOMORROW

A Halloween Spook-tacular event is planned for the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca Valley Saturday. Kirby Davis has more… On Saturday, October 29, the Hi-Desert Nature Museum and the Town of Yucca Valley Recreation Department will host a Halloween Spooktacular at the Yucca Valley Community Center from 1 to 6

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LECTURE ABOUT THE FIRST LADY OF THE DESERT TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Historical Society continues its second Wednesday lecture series with the story of the First Lady of the Desert. Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details… This lecture entitled, “Minerva Hoyt: Apostle of the Cacti, First Lady of the Desert” will be presented October 12. Retired Joshua Tree National

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CHAMBER MUSIC AT THE HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM

The sweet sounds of Chamber Music will fill the exhibit halls of Yucca Valley’s Hi-Desert Nature Museum this weekend. Reporter Kirby Davis has details… Two concerts featuring chamber music will be held at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca Valley. The concerts are set for 7 p.m. Saturday, October 8,

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CHAMBER MUSIC AT THE HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM

The sweet sounds of Chamber Music will fill the exhibit halls of Yucca Valley’s Hi-Desert Nature Museum this weekend. Reporter Kirby Davis has details… Two concerts featuring chamber music will be held at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca Valley. The concerts are set for 7 p.m. Saturday, October 8,

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EXHIBIT CLOSES TODAY AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM

Today is your last day to see the current exhibit at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum before a new exhibit comes in this week. Managing editor Tami Roleff has all the details… Today is your last chance to see the current exhibit, “Framed: Step into Art.” This interactive and educational experience

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL FOCUSES ON DISASTER PREPARATION

A hazard mitigation plan helps communities lessen the impact of disasters by identifying the risks associated with natural disasters. The plan also provides strategies for protecting people and property from events such as fires, floods, and earthquakes. Managing editor Tami Roleff says at its meeting last night the Yucca Valley

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY PRESENTS “STORIES OF WILLIE BOY” TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Historical Society presents the legacy of Willie Boy in their second Wednesday lecture series tomorrow. Reporter Rebecca Havely has your invitation… Wednesday, September 14 at 5:30 p.m., join the Morongo Basin Historical Society as they present “Stories of Willie Boy: A Lasting Desert Legacy.” Presented by Ruth

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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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