The Hi-Desert Nature Museum will present a new temporary exhibition, â€śReduce, Reuse, Recycle,â€ť a showcase of artwork contributed by local artists made from recycled or reused materials. This exhibition is designed to make people rethink our throw-away society by sharing the local communityâ€™s innovative and often surprising use of discarded items. Read the rest of this entry »
Swing into spring by joining one of four adult slow pitch softball leagues offered by the Town of Yucca Valley. Teams will play an average of ten games followed by playoffs and a championship game; league play begins the week of March 23, 2015. Read the rest of this entry »
Traditional Native Plant Use: Integration into our Modern Lives
Thursday, February 19 at 12:00 p.m.
In conjunction with the California Indian Feast Exhibit, Leslie Mouriquand M.A, RPA will discuss the cultural history of traditional plant use by the Cahuilla people and the uses of plants as medicines, foods and for ceremonies. The focus will be on mesquite, pinyon pine and chia. There will be samples for tasting along with recipes. Read the rest of this entry »
Enjoy live entertainment featuring hits from Elvis to Pharrel at the Valentineâ€™s Day Dinner and Dance to be held at the Yucca Valley Community Center, Yucca Room, on Saturday, February 14th from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Event goers will be treated to a social hour, Amore Italian dinner, Death by Chocolate dessert bar, live music, dancing, and door prizes. All is included in the admission price of $25 for couples and $15 for singles. Tickets may be purchased online at www.yucca-valley.org or in person at the Yucca Valley Community Center. Read the rest of this entry »
Town of Yucca Valleyâ€™s Mayor, George Huntington invites the public to become engaged in the community and local government. Mayor Huntington will be available at Town Hall every Monday, from 4:00 â€“ 5:00 p.m. to meet with local individuals to discuss their areas of concern, ideas for the community, or to learn more about the activities within the Town. Read the rest of this entry »
Steeped in historic and contemporary photographs and film footage, food specimens, recipes, memoirs, authentic baskets and other artifacts, a new statewide traveling exhibition, Seaweed, Salmon, and Manzanita Cider: A California Indian Feast, opens at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum on January 8, 2015 and runs through February 28, 2015. Read the rest of this entry »