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Fall 2014 Class Calendar

Click on the classes that interests you to expand your knowledge of the Joshua Tree National Park and the Mojave Desert.

September 13                     Desert Haiku Writing in Joshua Tree National Park

September 19 – 21            Insects and Arthropods of the Morongo Basin*

September 19 – 21            Fine Art Photography in Joshua Tree National Park

September 28                    Desert Snakes: Mystery and Intrigue*

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October 4                            Botanical Drawing with Ink on Clayboard

October 4 – 5                     Desert Experience: Transforming Observation Through Writing (New) 

October 5                           Poop and Paws: Tracking for Families

October 5                           Discover the Wonderland of Rocks

October 11                         Hike Wall Street Mill to Barker Dam Loop

October 11 – 12                Writing Your Inner Desert: A Unique Writing Workshop (New)

October 11 – 13                GPS Navigation Techniques (New Format)

October 19                        Map and Compass for Families

October 19                        Explore Stubbe Springs

October 24 – 25               Navigating with Map and Compass

October 25                        Journey to Artistry in Joshua Tree National Park (New)

October 25                        Lichens in Joshua Tree National Park

October 26                        Desert Survival

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November 1 – 2               Night Sky Photography

November 1 – 2                iNaturalist: Join the Society of 21st Century Naturalists (New)

November 2                     Light & Color: Oil Painting in Joshua Tree National Park

November 2                     Summit Quail Mountain

November 8                     The Best Camera is the One That’s With You:SmartPhone Photography (New)

November 8 – 9               Campfire Cuisine: Gourmet Cooking in Joshua Tree National Park

November 8 – 9               Geology: Creation of the Joshua Tree Landscape*

November 9                     Hike Lost Horse Loop

November 15                  Geology of the San Andreas Fault

November 14                  Watercolor Painting in Joshua Tree National Park

November 22 – 23         Rough N’ Ready Girl’s Desert Camping Workshop (New)

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December 6                     Photographing the High Desert

December 6 – 7              Women’s “Get Away” Weekend

Holiday Programs:

December 27                  Desert Survival

December 27                  The Best Camera is the One That’s With You:SmartPhone Photography (New)

December 28                  Map and Compass for Families

December 28                  Hike Wall Street Mill to Barker Dam Loop

 

*OFFERED FOR UNIVERSITY CREDIT