Bringing Nature to our Community

The Desert Institute’s community outreach program brings cutting edge presentations on the cultural history, natural science and the arts pertaining to Joshua Tree National Park to the Morongo Basin and the Coachella Valley with various partners.

The Desert Institute partners include Joshua Tree National Park, the Twentynine Palms Historical Society,  the Palm Springs Public Library, and the Osher Lifelong Learning Instute, Palm Desert.

Programs Offered:

Old School House Lectures – Twentynine Palms

Palm Spring Public Library Lectures – Palm Springs