LEARN ABOUT THE MILITARY HISTORY OF THE SALTON SEA AT TWENTYNINE PALMS LECTURE
The Second Friday Old Schoolhouse lecture series offers “The Military History of the Salton Sea” this Friday, June 9.
Last updated 6/8/2017 at 7:59am
The Twentynine Palms Historical Society offers the final lecture in a series this Friday.
Historian Sid Burks shares the fascinating but little known history of the World War II Navy Base at the Salton Sea, extensively illustrated with historical photographs. The 7 p.m. lecture takes place at the Old Schoolhouse Museum 6760 National Park Drive in Twentynine Palms.
Admission is $5 at the door. Arrive early as seating is limited. Prior to the lecture, meet the speaker for a dinner at the 29 Palms Inn, at your own cost, at 5 p.m. RSVP for the dinner today, Wednesday, June 7 by calling 760-367-5535.