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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TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY TO BENEFIT FROM WINE AND CHEESE SOCIAL

You can soak in the atmosphere of old time Twentynine Palms next month. 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

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THE WINNERS OF THIS YEARS ICONIC TWENTYNINE PALMS WEED SHOW

This year’s 75th Annual Weed Show, hosted by the Twentynine Palms Historical Society, honored the past 74 years by using themes from previous Weed Shows for its categories. The People’s Choice winner was Star Bassion for her entry in the broken purple glass category. A Judge’s Favorite and first place

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WEED SHOW IN TWENTYNINE PALMS THIS WEEKEND

It’s an annual tradition in Twentynine Palms: The Weed Show, sponsored by the Twentynine Palms historical Society. The free event is this weekend at the Old Schoolhouse Museum on National Park Drive. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has more about this unique and artistic event… The Twentynine Palms Historical Society’s annual “Weed

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WEED SHOW THIS WEEKEND IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

It’s an annual tradition in Twentynine Palms, the Weed Show, sponsored by the Twentynine Palms Historical Society. The free event is this weekend at the Old Schoolhouse Museum on National Park Drive. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has more about this unique and artistic event… The Twentynine Palms Historical Society’s annual “Weed

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CATEGORIES FOR THE UPCOMING TWENTYNINE PALMS WEED SHOW

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society will hold the 75th annual weed show entitled: “Diamond in the Rough: 75 Years in the Making.” Reporter Rebecca Havely has all the categories for entering your composition in the show… The 2015 Weed Show categories include “Weed Magic” for miniature compositions 3 inches by

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WEED SHOW WORKSHOP THIS SATURDAY

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society is hosting a free weed show work shop. Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details… The Weed Show in Twentynine Palms celebrates its 75th year. The show will take place November 7 and 8. The theme, “Diamond in the Rough: 75 Years in the Making.” But

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TWENTYNINE PALMS WATER DISTRICT LOOKS AT GIVING 1943 FIRE ENGINE TO HISTORICAL SOCIETY

The Twentynine Palms Water District meets tonight with both fire and water business. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says a rate study and considering giving an antique fire engine to a local charity is also on the docket… At tonight’s 6 p.m. meeting of the Twentynine Palms Water District, directors are expected

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OLD SCHOOLHOUSE LECTURE SERIES UNVEILED

Every year, the Twentynine Palms Historical Society provides a venue for a series of monthly lectures on topics of local historical, scientific, and cultural interest. Reporter Dan Stork summarizes the Second Friday Lecture Series offerings for 2015-2016… On the second Friday evening of each month from September to June, the

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ALL ABOUT GOLD MINES AT TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY FRIDAY LECTURE

Everything you have wanted to know about gold mines will be revealed at a lecture in Twentynine Palms Friday evening. Reporter Taylor Thacker stakes her claim….. “What is the deepest gold mine in California? What is the oldest operating gold mine in California? Why does the grade of most precious

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“LIVING ON THE DESERT’S EDGE” LECTURE TOMORROW IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society’s Second Friday Lecture Series continues on Friday, April 10, starting at 7:00 p.m. This lecture’s topic is about “Living on the Desert’s Edge,” where biologist and weekly columnist Jim Cornett will talk about his 12 years of experience in the desert and his many wildlife

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WINE AND CHEESE SOCIAL BENEFITS TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY

A Wine and Cheese social Saturday will benefit the Twentynine Palms Historical Society. Reporter Cassie Zimarik has your invitation… The Twentynine Palms Historical Society invites members and non-members to their second annual Desert Chic Wine and Cheese Social to be hosted on Saturday, April 11, from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30

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