CPAK Conference

The Westin Mission Hills Resort & Spa

Oct 19, 2014 @ 7:30 AM

At the 9th annual CPAK Conference, award-winning experts will gather to examine ancient cultures and theories tied to the Great Year, otherwise known as the precession of the equinox. Reviewing both astronomy and myths and folklore from over thirty ancient cultures, researchers have been able to link the rise and fall of man (cycles of alternating Dark and Golden Ages) with the motions of the...

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Explore Stubbe Springs

Joshua Tree Visitor Center

Oct 19, 2014 @ 8:00 AM

Explore Stubbe Springs:  For those seeking an omnibus hiking experience in Joshua Tree National Park, Stubbe Springs is it. Over the 12-mile round-trip, trailed loop, hikers encounter numerous types of terrain, from woodland to wash to canyon to high, rocky plateau. The plant and animal diversity ranges from highland and riparian species to those that prefer a less densely vegetated and...

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Map and Compass for Families

Joshua Tree Visitor Center

Oct 19, 2014 @ 9:00 AM

Learning to read a compass and map can be a fun and exciting experience for children. The compass , a navigational tool used to find direction, is a simple object that even young children can become proficient at using. A variety of real-life exercises that involve map-reading and problem-solving skills can help children develop an understanding of how the compass and map can be a useful...

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A Grand Adventure: American Art of the West Featured at The Galen at The Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert

Palm Springs Art Museum - Annenberg Theatre

Oct 19, 2014 - Jan 4, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

The epic nineteenth-century landscape paintings of Yosemite and Yellowstone by Albert Bierstadt and Thomas Moran introduced the American public to the grandeur of the West. As the western territories opened up to development, increasing numbers of artists including Frederic Remington and Charles Russell were drawn to the promise of adventure that the American frontier provided, and by the...

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Jenny Foster Whimsical Paintings

Desert Art Collection and Sculpture Garden in Palm Desert

Oct 19, 2014 - Oct 21, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

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Sneek Preview of Whimsical Painter at Desert Art Collection Gallery “You have the ability to combine elegance with whimsical in your creations. That is a rare gift indeed. Artists usually have one aspect of these talents, and just elegance alone, is difficult to attain. Even your most sophisticated customers appreciate your unusual work because the whimsical portion must be done in a...

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Gold, Iron & Steel Art Exhibition at the Twentynine Palms Visitor's Center

Twentynine Palms Visitor's Center

Oct 19, 2014 - Oct 31, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

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"Gold, Iron, & Steel: A Metallic History of the Morongo Basin" is the newest exhibition at the Twentynine Palms Visitor's Center Gallery and Chamber of Commerce office at 73484 Twentynine Palms Highway in the downtown business district of 29 Palms!   Anyone wishing to feature their artwork in "Gold, Iron, & Steel: A Metallic History of the Morongo...

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Splendor in the Glass at Jackalope Ranch in Indio

Jackalope Ranch

Oct 19, 2014 @ 11:30 AM

October 18 & 19, Saturday & Sunday – 11:30 am to 5:00 pm – Splendor in the Glass:  Harvest Exhibit and Sale – Cost: Free! To culminate our inaugural salute to American Craft Week, La Quinta Arts Foundation presents amazing works from Walker & Bowes Glass Artisans.  Meet creative talent and master glass blower Bobby Bowes who will transform...

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    Third Annual Family Fun Day featuring Aga-Boom Join us for the third annual McCallum Theatre Family Fun Day with a variety of food and family-friendly games and activities in front of the Theatre beginning at noon, followed by a performance at 2:30pm by Aga-Boom — a unique style of theatrical clowning that combines the unbridled silliness of slapstick and the...

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Fiesta de Musica Latina at the Empire Polo Grounds

Empire Polo Grounds

Oct 19, 2014 @ 1:00 PM

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 The Coachella Valley Symphony presents a FREE Concert, Fiesta de Musica Latina, on Sunday, Oct. 19, from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at the Empire Polo Club. Doors open at 1 p.m. with Children's Activities from 1 - 2 p.m. with the S.C.R.A.P. Gallery. Pre-concert music will be provided by Los Jovenes Mariachi Azteca De Oro.  A picnic style event, food and beverage vendors will be on site....

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Fiesta de Musica Latina

Empire Polo Club

Oct 19, 2014 @ 1:00 PM

The Coachella Valley Symphony presents a FREE Concert, Fiesta de Musica Latina, from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at the Empire Polo Club. Featured vocalist Araceli Urbina Applegate returns with tributes to Mexican singer Rocio Durcal.  Jack Poster, a.k.a Doc Poster, will be featured trumpet soloist. Guest Conductor John Mario will lead the Symphony and several local high school choirs who will sing the...

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