Free Family Day at the Children's Discovery Museum in Rancho Mirage

Children's Discovery Museum of the Desert

Sep 27, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

Children’s Discovery Museum of the Desert (CDMOD) will celebrate its reopening, after a month of renovations, with Free Family Day on September 27th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., sponsored by The City of Rancho Mirage.  The Museum now includes a new guest services counter, the relocation of the gift shop within the lobby, new programs and updated membership packages. The gift shop...

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Upcoming Schedule of Events With Friends of the Desert Mountains

Various Locations Posted in Descriptions

Sep 27, 2014

Night Adventures in the Monument Sept 27, 2014     Start time for bat survey will be sunset with scorpion hunts to follow at full dark. Location: Meet at the Art Smith parking lot on Highway 74, just past entrance to the Visitor Center. Beginning at sunset, our biologist(s) will use bat detecting equipment to locate these flying, insect eating mammals. Participants...

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Public Performances: Saturday, September 27th at 2pm and 7pm $10 Adults / FREE for Children 17 and Under   Written as an educational tool to help students cope with the often overlooked issue of sexual harassment they may face in locker rooms, hallways, classrooms or on bus rides to school, Touchy Subjects offers a series of vignettes designed to provoke discussion among...

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The CVRep Conservatory fall schedule of theatre classes for children, and writing and acting classes for adults.   *    THEATRE KIDS, acting classes for elementary school and middle school students begin in October. Each session runs for 8 weeks and costs $160. 3rd-4th grades meet Mondays (Oct. 6-Nov. 24) from 4:00-5:00pm. 5th-6th grades meet Mondays (Oct. 6-Nov....

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Monkey in the Middle Kids & Maternity Consignment Event

Corner of HWY 111 and Washington

Oct 10, 2014 - Oct 12, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

A vacant retail space in La Quinta will come alive when Monkey in the Middle Swings back into the Coachella Valley. The Deserts only multi-family consignment event -- the 3-day Monkey in the Middle Kids & Maternity Event Sale, offers the community a twice yearly opportunity to Sell- Shop- Save newborn to preteen items. Monkey in the Middle gathers consignors from around the desert to...

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Pumpkin Patch & Amusement Park

Westfield Palm Desert Parking Lot

Oct 10, 2014 - Oct 31, 2014 @ 3:30 PM

This event occurs daily, every weekday.

Big Top Shows invites you to their second annual Pumpkin Patch and Amusement Park. Join us for a spooky good time. Kiddie rides, giant slide, fun house, bounce house, snacks, game and prizes. A pumpkin patch too! Games = 1 ticket. Rides = 2 tickets. Ticket = $1.00.  Tickets and Unlimited Ride Wristbands are available at the event front gate. Benefiting Animal Samaritans.

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Third Monday Kids' Book Discussion Group at The Ranco Mirage Public Library

Rancho Mirage Public Library

Oct 20, 2014 - May 18, 2015 @ 4:00 PM

This event occurs monthly, on the third Monday of January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December.

The Third Monday of Each Month 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Free to the public, reservations are not required Every month we invite you to the kids' book discussion group.  For more information please call 760-341-7323.  

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Promotions + Contests

Cartoon Caption Contest

Cartoon Caption Contest

Each month, we provide a vintage 1950’s cartoon illustrated by Alice Rovinsky. You are invited to submit a caption or vote for your favorite caption.
Enter to Win A Celebrate Dance Experience!

Enter to Win A Celebrate Dance Experience!

Enter just once for a chance to win tickets to one of the second annual Palm Desert International Dance Festival performances.