LEARN ABOUT THE MILITARY HISTORY OF THE SALTON SEA AT TWENTYNINE PALMS LECTURE

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society offers the final lecture in a series this Friday. Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details… The Second Friday Old Schoolhouse lecture series offers “The Military History of the Salton Sea” this Friday, June 9. Historian Sid Burks shares the fascinating but little known history of

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DESERT CHIC SOCIAL EVENT TO BENEFIT HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Twentynine Palms’ Broadview Hacienda was the historic residence of pioneers Bill and Prudie Underhill. Situated on a high promontory, Broadview offers 360-degree views of the surrounding desert city. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has your invitation to a fundraiser that aims to preserve the city’s history … The 2017 Desert Chic Social

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY HOSTS RED HOT AUCTION FUNDRAISER

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society will host The Red Hot Auction fundraiser tonight. The Red Hot Auction will raise funds to help expand the Old Schoolhouse Museum. The event begins with a silent auction at 6:30 p.m. followed by a live auction beginning at 7:30. Event organizer Larry Bowden says

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY RED HOT AUCTION SATURDAY

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society will host the Red Hot Auction fundraiser March 25. Reporter Rebecca Havely has your invitation… The Red Hot Auction, hosted by the Twentynine Palms Historical Society, will raise funds to help expand the Old Schoolhouse Museum. The event takes place March 25 at the Old

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORY LECTURE FRIDAY

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society continues its second Friday lecture series. With your invitation, here’s Rebecca Havely… Marshall South Rides Again is the title of the next lecture Friday, March 10 at 7 p.m. Author, publisher, and photographer Diana Lindsay explores the writings of Marshall South whose 1930’s and 40’s

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY RECRUITING YOUNG HISTORIANS

The Historical Society of Twentynine Palms is encouraging youth to learn about the history of Twentynine Palms with a special program. Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details… The goal of the Twentynine Palms Historical Society’s Young Historian program is to encourage the youth of Twentynine Palms to become more familiar

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY LOOKING FOR AUCTION DONATIONS

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society seeks auction items for its upcoming Red Hot Auction fundraiser. Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details… The Red Hot Auction hosted by the Twentynine Palms Historical Society will raise funds to help expand the Old Schoolhouse Museum. They are currently seeking donations to be auctioned.

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OLD SCHOOLHOUSE MUSEUM SEEKING DOCENTS

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society is looking for volunteers to serve as docents at the Old Schoolhouse Museum. Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details… The Twentynine Palms Historical Society is seeking volunteer docents. Docents greet visitors and answer questions. They usually work in pairs and work three hour shifts at

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FREE LECTURE ON “PIONEER WOMEN” IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society continues its second Friday lecture series tomorrow. Here with your invitation is reporter Rebecca Havely… Author and historian Pat Rimmington recounts the history of “The Pioneering Women of the Morongo Basin” in the next second Friday lecture series January 13. Sponsored by the Desert Institute

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YOUNG HISTORIAN PROGRAM AT THE OLD SCHOOLHOUSE MUSEUM

The Historical Society of Twentynine Palms is encouraging youth with a special program. Reporter Rebecca Havely has details… The goal of the Twentynine Palms Historical Society’s Young Historian program is to encourage the youth of Twentynine Palms to become more familiar with our local history. Our area has been a

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LECTURE, “LAND OF LITTLE RAIN” IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW

Photos of the American Southwest and a classic book of essays about the desert will be the focus of the Second Friday Lecture series by the Twentynine Palms Historical Society. Mary Austin’s book, “The Land of Little Rain” was published in 1903 and describes the people who lived in the

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL TALKS ABOUT AFFORDABLE HOUSING

The Twentynine Palms City Council met in regular session last night. Reporter David Haldane was there and said the discussion centered on affordable housing… Affordable housing was the topic at last night’s Twentynine Palms City Council meeting. Specifically, low-cost housing as part of Project Phoenix, the city’s planned multi-million-dollar downtown

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LEARN TWENTYNINE PALMS WEED SHOW TIPS SATURDAY

The Annual Twentynine Palms Weed show, a truly unique Twentynine Palms experience, is set for next month. If you are considering entering the competition, which features native plants and found objects, The Historical Society is hosting a free weed show workshop this Saturday. Reporter Kirby Davis has the details… The

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL MEETS: LOW INCOME HOUSING, PROJECT PHOENIX

The Twentynine Palms City Council meets tonight in regular session. Reporter David Haldane takes a peek at the agenda… Low income housing is on tonight’s agenda of the Twentynine Palms City Council. Specifically, the question of how to include it in Project Phoenix, the city’s multi-million-dollar renovation of its downtown

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY HONORS “OLD TIMER OF THE YEAR”

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society celebrates everyday heroes. The “Old Timer of the Year” awards honor long-time residents who contributed significantly to the development or betterment of the Twentynine Palms community. Reporter Rebecca Havely shares more about this year’s honorees… The Twentynine Palms Historical Society celebrates everyday heroes. David A.

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM BACK TO REGULAR HOURS

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society Old Schoolhouse Museum has returned to its regular hours. The schoolhouse will now be open Wednesdays through Sundays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. The museum’s library and archives are open for those wishing to do research on Wednesday mornings between 9:00 and 11:30 a.m. For

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY SCREENING LOST HUELL HOWSER EPISODE TOMORROW

“The Ghost Mountain Experiment” is a lost episode of Huell Howser’s acclaimed California Gold TV Series. The Twentynine Palms Historical Society is hosting a screening. Reporter Rebecca Havley has the details… A screening of the unseen episode of Huell Howser’s California’s Gold will be presented by the Twentynine Palms Historical

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY TO SHOW HUELL HOWSER FILM

“The Ghost Mountain Experiment” is a lost episode of Huell Howser’s acclaimed California Gold TV Series. The Twentynine Palms Historical Society is hosting a screening Friday. Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details… A screening of the unseen episode of Huell Howser’s California’s Gold will be presented by the Twentynine Palms

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WINE AND CHEESE SOCIAL TO BENEFIT TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY

You can soak in the atmosphere of old time Twentynine Palms tonight. Managing Editor Tami Roleff invites you to a fundraiser for the 29 Palms Historical Society at a historic city landmark… Here’s your chance to enjoy the historic atmosphere of Broadview Hacienda, the former home of Twentynine Palms pioneers

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WINE AND CHEESE SOCIAL TOMORROW TO BENEFIT HISTORICAL SOCIETY

You can soak in the atmosphere of old time Twentynine Palms tonight. Managing Editor Tami Roleff invites you to a fundraiser for the 29 Palms Historical Society at a historic city landmark… Here’s your chance to enjoy the historic atmosphere of Broadview Hacienda, the former home of Twentynine Palms pioneers

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