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Choosing a Field Class

The Desert Institute offers classes for adult learners in cultural history, natural science, survival skills, desert naturalist studies, citizen science, and creative arts. All programs are taught by expert instructors who provide a personal and fun learning experience on these educational adventures.

Click on the classes below to learn more. Register soon, as class sizes are limited!

 

Women’s Classes

 

Creative Arts

Keys Ranch Night Sky and Light Painting Photography Workshop (full – sign up for the “wait list”)

May 16, 2015 – Don Chambers, Nightscape Photographer, Instructor

Nightscape and Light Painting Photography Workshop (full – sign up for the “wait list”)
July 17, 2015 – Don Chambers, Nightscape Photographer, Instructor

 

Hikes with a Desert Naturalist

 

Natural Science

Desert Night Sky: Planets to Galaxies
May 16, 2015- David Chappell, Ph.D., Astronomy, Professor, University of LaVerne

 

 

* ACADEMIC CREDIT
Credit is available from University of California, Riverside Extension. Optional credit courses are marked by the symbol *. The number of units are listed with each class. Credit fees are listed separately from noncredit fees.