Community Events

  • Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 06:00 PM

    Water Use Workshop for Owners of Rental Properties

    Join Joshua Basin Water District for an opportunity to gain helpful hints on how to curtail costly septic system abuse, encourage guests’ water conservation efforts and offer your occupants emergency water guidance information, complete with useful handouts: It’s FREE, but please RSVP as space is limited. Email kjradnich@jbwd.com or call 760.821.5716.
  • Thursday, September 05, 2019 at 09:00 AM
    Bob Burke Government Center in Joshua Tree, CA

    Planning Commission Public Meeting on Short-Term Rentals

    This Planning Commission hearing on the Short-Term Rental Development Code Amendment is a follow-up to the Commission's August 8 meeting and public hearing. The code is intended to regulate Short-Term Rentals (AirBnB to use the vernacular) in both mountain and desert areas. After a number of concerns expressed by rental owners, including a number who participated by video conference from Joshua Tree, County staff will submit some modifications for the Planning Commission's consideration and vote. The Planning Commission Meeting will be held at the San Bernardino County Government Center and by video conference in Joshua Tree.

    Attend in-person at:                                                                                                                                           County Government Center Covington Chambers
    385 N Arrowhead Avenue, 1st Floor
    San Bernardino, CA 92415

    or

    Attend via video conferencing at:
    Bob Burke Government Center
    63665 Twentynine Palms Highway
    Joshua Tree, CA 92252
  • Monday, September 09, 2019 at 05:30 PM
    Joshua Tree Community Center in Joshua Tree, CA

    Morongo Basin Municipal Advisory Council meeting

    The Morongo Basin MAC meets monthly (except August and December). As soon as available each month, the agenda will be published on this page. Under new Third District Supervisor Dawn Rowe, MAC members are: 

    Gayl Swarat, Morongo Valley
    Pat Flanagan, Desert Heights
    Mary Helen Tuttle, Copper Mountain Mesa
    Ellen Jackman, Joshua Tree
    Steve Reyes, Wonder Valley
    Tom Ziegert, Yucca Mesa
    Steve Bardwell, Pioneertown
  • Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Yucca Valley Community Center in Yucca Valley, CA

    September Board Meeting

  • Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 09:00 AM
    various in Twentynine Palms, CA

    Night Sky Festival

    Celebrating the night skies of Joshua Tree National Park, this all-day festival includes workshops, demonstrations, astronomy talks, and night sky observing. It is a fundraiser sponsored by Joshua Tree National Park, Sky's the Limit Observatory and Nature Center, the Joshua Tree National Park Council for the Arts, and the City of 29 Palms. A number of events are free but tickets or registration fees are required for several events. Go to the Night Sky Festival website which provides all the details and links to register.  Early registration for the fee events is suggested. 
  • Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 12:00 PM
    Yucca Valley Community Center in Yucca Valley, CA

    50th Anniversary Fall Lecture

    MBCA_Sticker_Final_Transparent.pngMBCA is honored to have as our 50th Anniversary Fall Lecture speaker Tom McCarthy, General Manager of the Mojave Water Agency. More details about this lecture and program will be available in late summer.
  • Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Yucca Valley Community Center in Yucca Valley, CA

    October Board Meeting

  • Monday, October 14, 2019 at 05:30 PM
    Joshua Tree Community Center in Joshua Tree, CA

    Morongo Basin Municipal Advisory Council meeting

    The Morongo Basin MAC meets monthly (except August and December). As soon as available each month, the agenda will be published on this page. Under new Third District Supervisor Dawn Rowe, MAC members are: 

    Gayl Swarat, Morongo Valley
    Pat Flanagan, Desert Heights
    Mary Helen Tuttle, Copper Mountain Mesa
    Ellen Jackman, Joshua Tree
    Steve Reyes, Wonder Valley
    Tom Ziegert, Yucca Mesa
    Steve Bardwell, Pioneertown
  • Monday, November 11, 2019 at 05:30 PM
    Joshua Tree Community Center in Joshua Tree, CA

    Morongo Basin Municipal Advisory Council meeting

    The Morongo Basin MAC meets monthly (except August and December). As soon as available each month, the agenda will be published on this page. Under new Third District Supervisor Dawn Rowe, MAC members are: 

    Gayl Swarat, Morongo Valley
    Pat Flanagan, Desert Heights
    Mary Helen Tuttle, Copper Mountain Mesa
    Ellen Jackman, Joshua Tree
    Steve Reyes, Wonder Valley
    Tom Ziegert, Yucca Mesa
    Steve Bardwell, Pioneertown
  • Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Yucca Valley Community Center in Yucca Valley, CA

    November Board Meeting