Contemporary Artist Ai Weiwei's Guilded Bronze Zodiac Heads at the Palm Springs Art Museum

Palm Springs Art Museum, Annenberg Theater

Mar 27, 2015 - May 31, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Palm Springs Art Museum will feature the exhibition Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads: Gold, a group of sculptures by internationally acclaimed contemporary Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, from December 20 through May 31, 2015 at the Palm Springs Art museum.   The installation consists of 12 gilded bronze animal heads - rat, ox, tiger, rabbit, dragon, snake, horse, sheep, monkey, rooster, dog,...

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Living in Earthquake Country – Understanding Earthquakes

Friends of the Desert Mountains Conference Room

Mar 27, 2015 - Mar 28, 2015 @ 1:00 PM

This event occurs monthly, on the fourth Friday of February and March.

Lecture illustrated with slides and animations on the creation of the San Andreas fault and the topography of the west with animations explaining earthquake shaking to better understand why and how we must be prepared for the next “big one.” RSVP: 760-862-9984

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This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

This value-added package combines a romantic Sunset & Stargazing Jeep Tour of the San Andreas Fault with a delicious three-course dinner at the iconic Vicky's of Santa Fe Restaurant.  Experience the comforts of this premier Indian Wells restaurant that features old-world adobe architecture, Mexican pavers, dramatic 14-foot double doors, high ceilings, three...

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Flora of Joshua Tree National Park

Hi-Desert Nature Museum

Mar 27, 2015 - Mar 29, 2015

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

Students in this informal but purposeful class will have the opportunity to observe many of the flowering plants in Joshua Tree National Park, learn their names and something about their different places in the park’s greater plant community. In addition, students will gain familiarity with the tools necessary to identify plants on their own. Friday’s class will include a basic...

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Coachella Valley Invest (CVI), an annual gathering of commercial real estate specialists and investors, has announced the dates of its 2015 conference and that its featured guest speaker is financial columnist and economist Ben Stein.  This year’s event will be held March 26 & 27, at the Agua Caliente Casino Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage....

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Spring Days of Discovery at the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa

Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa

Mar 27, 2015 - Apr 9, 2015

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

Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa has announced official dates for this year’s Spring Days of Discovery, providing an adventure-filled start of the season for guests of all ages. Located in the heart of greater Palm Springs, the 560-room resort is acclaimed for its family-friendly multi-swimming pool complex, sandy beach, award-winning spa and comprehensive activities program...

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Friends of the Palm Springs Library (FOPSL), an organization dedicated to promoting community interest in the Palm Springs Public Library, will host their Annual Book Sale, with proceeds to benefit the Library. Part and full time area residents are encouraged to attend and to become members of the organization. The first night of the sale is open to members only (with memberships sold at...

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Navigating with Map and Compass at Joshua Tree National Park

Oasis Visitor Center

Mar 27, 2015 - Mar 28, 2015

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

Misha Askren will teach participants how to navigate using a map and compass in this two-day field class. Misha will teach simple and straightforward map and compass skills separately and then combine them in a route-finding adventure in the wilderness of Joshua Tree National Park. * Date/Time: Friday, March 27, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm * Saturday, March 28, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm * Meet...

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2015 Stellar Lecture Series at the Palm Springs Art Museum

Palm Springs Art Museum, Annenberg Theater

Mar 28, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

On the heels of the enormously successful and highly-anticipated November opening of Palm Springs Art Museum Architecture and Design Center, Edwards Harris Pavilion, the Architecture and Design Council (ADC) will launch its annual lecture series.   The 2015 ADC Lecture Series sets a new benchmark with its range of notable speakers for both the evening lectures and the Saturday morning...

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Architect Leo Marmol Lecture: "The Midlife Crisis of Midcentury Modern"

Palm Springs Museum of Art - Annenberg Theater

Mar 28, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

A lecture by Leo Marmol, FAIA, principal of design-build firm Marmol Radziner, exploring conservation strategies and particular challenges arising when restoring midcentury modern architectural icons. Uneven surfaces, poor circulation, leaks, lack of a sense of purpose: Marmol will examine how we determine what to preserve, while also providing for current lifestyle needs and expectations....

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