TASTE OF MORONGO BASIN LOOKING FOR MORE RESTAURANTS

The Rotary Club of Joshua Tree has set the date for the ninth annual Taste of Morongo. The popular event will be Saturday, September 10, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Bell Center on the Copper Mountain College campus in Joshua Tree. Managing editor Tami Roleff says the organizers

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TWENTYNINE PALMS ROTARY CLUB LOOKING FOR GUEST SPEAKERS

The Twentynine Palms Rotary Club is looking for organizations, non-profits or other clubs to give presentations about their group or project during the club’s regular meetings. The meetings are held Wednesdays from noon to 1 at the Little Church of the Desert, 6079 Adobe Road, in Twentynine Palms. For more

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ROTARY CLUB DISTRIBUTES 5,000 BOOKS

The Rotary Club of Yucca Valley collected and distributed more than 5,000 books to area schools and libraries. Club President Jill Akalski chose literacy as this year’s President’s Project, and began holding book drives last fall. The club received books for all ages on every subject. The books were then

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JOSHUA TREE ROTARY “BIKE 4 SHOES” PROVIDING SHOES FOR KIDS IN NEED

The Joshua Tree Rotary club is holding its 16th annual Bike 4 Shoes bike ride May 14. Managing editor Tami Roleff says the event has changed things up a bit… During this year’s annual Bike 4 Shoes bike ride, set for Saturday, May 14, riders will have the option of

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JOSHUA TREE ROTARY BIKE 4 SHOES EVENT NOW TAKING APPLICATIONS

There are children in the Morongo Basin who don’t have shoes to wear to school. The Joshua Tree Rotary Club and Z107.7 are sponsoring a fund-raising bike ride to purchase a new pair of school shoes for children in need in the Morongo Basin. Managing editor Tami Roleff says registration

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COMBINED ROTARY CLUBS FOOD DRIVE SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Rotary Clubs and Stater Brothers have once again partnered to sponsor the Morongo Basin Meals Campaign. Reporter Rebecca Havely shares how you can make a donation… Morongo Basin Rotarians will be at all the Stater Brothers locations on Saturday, April 2, from 9 to 5 to receive

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GET TICKETS NOW FOR 14TH ANNUAL DESSERT SOIREE

The sweetest event in the desert, the 14th Annual Dessert Soiree, will be a night of fabulous food, wine, and auctions. The highlight of the evening, the popular $1,000 Deal or No Deal game, will be expanded to include an auction of four of the 10 cases. The Sunset Rotary

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NEW ROTARY CLUB CHARTERED AT THE CONTINUING CARE CENTER

The Continuing Care Center in Joshua Tree has established a new Rotary Club. Meetings will be held Wednesday mornings at 10 a.m. at the care center. Rotary Governor Rudy Westervelt is expected to be at this morning’s meeting to officially welcome the residents of the Continuing Care Center into Rotary

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ROTARY, SHRINERS TO TEAM OFFER FREE HEALTH SCREENING FOR KIDS

A rare and special service is coming to our Morongo Basin soon. The Yucca Valley Rotary club is partnering with the Shriner’s to conduct a free health screening for kids who have bone, muscle, or joint problems, or conditions that need reconstructive surgery. Assignment Reporter Cassie Zimarik says mark January

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TWENTYNINE PALMS ROTARY COLLECTING ELECTRONIC WASTE

Twentynine Palms Rotary Club is collecting electronic waste. If you have an old TV or computer and are wondering how to dispose of those items, the Twentynine Palms Rotary Club is accepting electronic waste on an ongoing basis at Cardinal Van and storage in Twentynine Palms, located at 73873 Calle

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TWENTYNINE PALMS ROTARY CLUB COLLECTING E-WASTE

Do you have an old TV or computer and are wondering how to dispose of those items? The Twentynine Palms Rotary Club is accepting electronic waste on an ongoing basis at Cardinal Van and storage in Twentynine Palms, located at 73873 Calle Todd Road Monday through Friday between 9 a.m.

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ROTARY INTERACT CLUB STARTS AT YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

The Rotary Club of Yucca Valley is sponsoring a new service club at Yucca Valley High School. The Interact Club has grown to more than 25 members in its first two months; its faculty advisor is Merl Abel. The club recently held its first elections. Elected as president is Rachel

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WRISTBANDS AVAILABLE FOR UPCOMING TWENTYNINE PALMS ROTARY CARNIVAL

The Twentynine Palms Rotary Club will be having its annual Rotary Carnival March 26-29 in Luckie Park. Wristband tickets will be sold at Stater Brothers this weekend, March 20-22 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wristband tickets can also be purchased at the Parks and Recreation Office, Bowladium, US Bank

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COMBINED ROTARY CLUBS FOOD DRIVE SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Rotary Clubs will hold a food drive to benefit hungry residents and food banks in the Morongo Basin. Rotarians will be at all Stater Brothers locations in Yucca Valley and Twentynine Palms from 9 to 5 on Saturday, March 14, to collect non-perishable food items or cash

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL INTERACT CLUB BUSY WITH COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECTS

The Twentynine Palms High School Interact Club is upholding a proud tradition of community service. ROP broadcasting student Sharon Squyres tells of some of their activities… The Twentynine Palms High School helps your community through the Interact Club. Some of our projects include canned food drives, community clean sweeps, and

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ORCHID FESTIVAL CALLED “A HUGE SUCCESS”

Perfect weather, fabulous blooms, and wonderful entertainment provided the perfect venue for the 19th Annual Morongo Basin Orchid Festival, with over $16,400 raised for local charities in the two-day event. Tami Montgomery, President of the Yucca Valley Sunset Rotary Club, said guests new to the festival were overwhelmed by the

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19TH ANNUAL ORCHID FESTIVAL THIS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Coming up soon, it’s the 19th annual Morongo Basin Orchid Festival. With more on the festival fun, here is reporter Diana Jones… For 19 years, Gubler Orchids in Landers and the Sunset Rotary Club have been sponsoring the Orchid Festival, a two-day fun fest of flowers, classes and demonstrations, music,

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE FOUNDATION SPONSORS OPENING NIGHT OF “THE 39 STEPS” FRIDAY

The madcap comedy, “The 39 Steps” opens Friday with a Gala opening night celebration sponsored by the Twentynine Palms Rotary Club. Reporter Taylor Thacker tells you how to get tickets… The Twentynine Palms Rotary Club will be hosting the opening night of the hysterically madcap spy mystery, “The 39 Steps,”

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TWENTYNINE PALMS ROTARY TO HOST OPENING OF “THE 39 STEPS” AT THEATRE 29 FRIDAY

The Twentynine Palms Rotary Club will host the opening night gala of “The 39 Steps,” Friday, August 15, at Theatre 29 in Twentynine Palms. “The 39 Steps” started as a World War I espionage novel and became an Alfred Hitchcock film in 1935 before being adapted for the stage. In

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TWENTYNINE PALMS ROTARY TO SPONSOR OPENING NIGHT AT THEATRE 29

Twentynine Palms Rotary Club will be hosting opening night of the hysterically madcap spy mystery, “The 39 Steps” at Theatre 29 on Friday, August 15. Doors open at 6 p.m. with curtain at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 and include refreshments and the show. Theatre 29 is located at 73637

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