Hi-Noon Museum Lecture March 19, 2020 – Cancelled

Mammals of Joshua Tree: Some research, some management and plenty cute!


Michael Vamstadt, JTNPS

In this lecture Michael Vamstadt will share the current status of Joshua Tree National Park’s mammal population in comparison to the 1930s to 50s Grinnell inventory study on JTNP fauna.  Have climate change and/or tourism shown any effects on mammal populations?  Michael will share some of his research and explain how management can help animals in a busy National Park.

Earth Day Fair 2020 – cancelled

April 18th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Download application here.

Each April the Morongo Basin celebrates the annual Earth Day Fair.  Presented by the Hi-Desert Nature Museum, the event has been a community favorite for over a decade.  This year’s fair will take place on Saturday, April 18th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and will be setting out again to educate, innovate, and inspire.  In addition to learning about the latest and greatest planet-saving solutions, the event also features great shopping for amazing nature inspired or environmentally friendly arts and crafts.

Chamber Music at the Museum

Ticket sales will start April 1, 2020.

Family Fun Day June 27, 2020