A LECTURE ABOUT THE ANCIENT LAKE CAHUILLA TOMORROW IN YUCCA VALLEY

Long before the Salton Sea, ancient Lake Cahuilla covered some 2,200 square miles of present day’s Coachella and Imperial valleys. The lake was last seen sometime after 1580. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells of an opportunity to learn why the lake matters to us today… Freshwater Lake Cahuilla filled the Salton

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MORONGO BASIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY RUMMAGE SALE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Historical Society, MBHS, is back with a big, two-day rummage sale this Friday and Saturday, September 29 and 30, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the MBHS Museum and Research Center in Landers. Volunteers say they have a huge inventory of treasures including furniture, tons of

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LECTURE AND BOOK SIGNING TOMORROW ON THE CAMPBELLS OF TWENTYNINE PALMS

One of Twentynine Palm’s original homesteaders will be the focus of a lecture, hosted by the Morongo Basin Historical Society. Reporter Rebecca Havely says don’t miss this discussion about Bill and Elizabeth Campbell… Bill and Elizabeth Campbell were original homesteaders in Twentynine Palms who made extensive contributions to the area’s

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MORONGO BASIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY MOVIE SERIES CONTINUES TONIGHT

Hang out on the edge of your seat and under the stars this Friday night at the Morongo Basin Historical Society’s movie series. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has more…

The Morongo Basin Historical Society’s Friday night movie series under the stars spotlights Hollywood gems with local ties. This Friday, July 21,

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VINTAGE WESTERN FILMED IN PIONEERTOWN TO BE SHOWN IN LANDERS TONIGHT

Tonight (June 23) the Morongo Basin Historical Society begins its monthly summer vintage film series, featuring movies that contain scenes filmed in Pioneertown and surrounding areas. Reporter Eric Knabe fills us in on tonight’s attraction…

The Morongo Basin Historical Society presents an evening of vintage westerns under the stars. The

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY HOSTING TOURS OF NATIVE NURSERY AND SEEDBANK TOMORROW

An opportunity to take a look behind the scenes at the Mojave Desert Land Trust’s native plant nursery and seedbank program in Joshua Tree is tomorrow. Reporter Eric Knabe has the details…

On Saturday, June 17, the Morongo Basin Historical Society will host a tour of the Mojave Desert Land

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EXPLORE THE MOJAVE DESERT IN A WEDNESDAY LECTURE IN YUCCA VALLEY

The Morongo Basin Historical Society is hosting its monthly lecture this Wednesday. Reporter Eric Knabe fills you in… This June 14, join the Morongo Basin Historical Society’s second Wednesday lecture series, which is held at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca Valley (57116 29 Palms Highway). Kim Stringfellow—author, multimedia-artist, and

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY RUMMAGE SALE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY IN LANDERS

The Morongo Basin Historical Society will hold a two-day rummage sale Friday, June 2, and Saturday, June 3. Featured items for sale include two mountain bikes and two children’s bikes; sports memorabilia; a wrought-iron patio table and chairs; and a mini cement mixer. On Friday only, visit the collector’s corner

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COWBOY POETRY AND HUMOR AT THE HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM TONIGHT

The Morongo Basin Historical Society’s second Wednesday lecture series continues with “Cowboy Poetry and Humor.” Reporter Rebecca Havely has more… The guest for the next second Wednesday lecture is Richard Brewer, a Morongo Basin cowboy. He’s also an auctioneer and square dance caller, a poet and humorist. Join Brewer for

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY COLLECTING RUMMAGE SALE ITEMS

The Morongo Basin Historical Society is collecting donations to sell in its monthly rummage sale. Some of the items it will accept are collectibles, jewelry, furniture, gently used clothing, small appliances, toys, tools, books, household and décor items. No electronics, please. To make a donation, call Gene Woodley at 760-364-2825

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY RUMMAGE SALE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Historical Society will hold a two-day rummage sale Friday, April 7, and Saturday, April 8. Some of the items for sale include sports trading cards, Harley-Davidson parts for motorcycles from the 1940s and ’50s, furniture, and man-cave items. Sale hours are 9 to 1 both days at

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY SEEKING RUMMAGE SALE DONATIONS

The Morongo Basin historical society is seeking donations for their rummage sales. Reporter Rebecca Havely tells you how to help… If you’re planning some spring cleaning and have some donations, the Morongo Basin Historical Society will take them off your hands. They are hoping to restock their rummage sale inventory.

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LECTURE IN YUCCA VALLEY TOMORROW EXPLORES THE TOWN OF CALICO

A historical society lecture on the ghost town of Calico will be offered tomorrow. Reporter Rebecca Havely tells you when and where… “Calico Strikes” is the name of the next second Wednesday lecture series by the Morongo Basin Historical Society. March 8 meet Dr. Stephanie Slahor professor, author and lecturer

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY PLANS TRIP TO PALMS SPRINGS AIR MUSEUM

The Morongo Basin Historical Society is hosting a field trip to the Palm Springs Air Museum. Reporter Rebecca Havely says sign up now for the March 11 trip… The Palm Springs Air Museum is home to one of the world’s largest collection of flyable WWII aircraft. Join Historical Society docents

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY RUMMAGE SALE IN LANDERS THIS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Historical Society will hold its monthly rummage sale this Friday and Saturday, February 3 and February 4. Some of the items for sale include an electric water heater, new exterior doors, and furniture. The sale will be held from 9 to 1 at the Historical Society’s office,

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY MARKETPLACE IN LANDERS TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Historical Society will hold its monthly marketplace Saturday, November 5. Some of the items for sale include furniture, Christmas decorations, purses, and more. The sale will be held from 9 to 2 at the historical society’s office, 632 Landers Lane in Landers.

TOUR THE OLD WOMAN SPRINGS RANCH

The Morongo Basin Historical Society invites you to their annual Old Woman Springs Ranch tour. Here’s Reporter Rebecca Havely with the details… The annual Old Woman Springs Ranch tour is Saturday October 15. This rare opportunity allows you to tour the historic private property. Gates open at 10 a.m. the

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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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 MORONGO BASIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY TOURING OF OLD WOMAN SPRINGS RANCH

The Morongo Basin Historical Society invites you to their annual Old Woman Springs Ranch tour. Here’s Reporter Rebecca Havely with the details… The annual Old Woman Springs Ranch tour is Saturday October 15. This rare opportunity allows you to tour the historic private property. Gates open at 10 a.m. the

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY MARKETPLACE IN LANDERS SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Historical Society will hold its first marketplace of the 2016-17 season Saturday, October 1. For sale will be a drop-leaf table and chairs, a roll-top desk, rugs, Chinese décor, and more. Stock up on Halloween items. The hours are 9 to 2 at the historical society’s office,

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