Calendar of Events

This calendar lists all events of interest to MBCA.  You may restrict events of interest by selecting one of the categories above.

 

  • Thursday, July 09, 2020 at 08:00 AM through July 13, 2020
    online

    Wild and Scenic Film Festival Online

    In place of an earlier-planned in-person event, UCR Palm Desert will present a series of films online intended to inspire environmental activist and a love for nature. Viewing is free and films will be presented between July 9 and 13; details and log-in information will be available here. The password is UCRPD2020WSFF!.
  • Friday, July 10, 2020 at 04:00 PM

    Jackrabbit Homesteading Webinar

    Part of the cultural history of the Morongo Basin is the government's Small Tract Act in the mid-20th century. The Joshua Tree National Park Association will present a free webinar titled "Jackrabbit Homesteading in the Mojave" by Julia Sizek, a Ph.D. candidate in anthropology at UC Berkeley (and contributor to MBCA's 50th anniversary commemorative book). Register in advance here and consider making a donation to the Park Association.
  • Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 10:00 AM

    Introduction to Junior Naturalist Program

    Big Morongo Canyon Preserve is planning this online meeting (exact time to be determined) for those interested in a FREE Junior Naturalist Program for 14-18 year olds, which will begin July 18. Monthly meetings will be required. Please RSVP by July 8 for the introductory online meeting by emailing education.bmcp@gmail.com or leaving a message at 760.363.1159. 

  • Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 02:00 PM

    Saturday Shorts - Virtual Conservation and Advocacy Stories

    UCR Palm Desert presents this free virtual event of short films highlighting stories of conservation, environmental justice, advocacy and activism from around the world as well as from our own desert area. Sponsoring partners include Friends of the Desert Mountains, the Living Desert, Desert Horticultural Society of Coachella  Valley, and the Palm Springs Cultural Center. Register in advance here to receive an email with log-in information the morning of the event.
  • Saturday, August 01, 2020 at 12:00 PM

    August Board Retreat

    Each August the Board holds a Retreat in place of a regular meeting. Please consider joining us at our next regular meeting on September 10.
  • Thursday, September 10, 2020 at 05:00 PM
    Yucca Valley Community Center in Yucca Valley, CA

    September Board Meeting

  • Thursday, October 08, 2020 at 05:00 PM
    Yucca Valley Community Center in Yucca Valley, CA

    October Board Meeting

  • Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 05:00 PM
    Yucca Valley Community Center in Yucca Valley, CA

    November Board Meeting

  • Thursday, December 10, 2020 at 05:00 PM
    Yucca Valley Community Center in Yucca Valley, CA

    December Board Meeting