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Build-A-Bear Storytime 11/13


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Event | Posted on 11-11-2010

Build-A-Bear Storytime
Holly & Hal Moose
November 13, 2010 11:00 AM
Rancho Mirage – Borders
71800 Highway 111
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Borders is teaming with Build-A-Bear Workshop to bring the popular teddy bear to life in Borders superstores nationwide. Borders will feature the Build-A-Bear Workshop book Holly & Hal Moose: Our Uplifting Christmas Adventure, Holly & Hal Moose: Our Uplifting Christmas Adventure DVD and Hal Moose, a Build-A-Bear Workshop plush toy, in stores for the holidays. NOTE: This is not a costume character event.

Chanukah celebration CDMOD 12/7


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Event | Posted on 10-11-2010

Chanukah Wonderland celebration at CDMOD

Tuesday December 7th
2:45 – 5:30pm

Enjoy a special Chanukah celebration with a menorah lighting, dreidel spinning contest, and much more at the Children’s Discovery Museum of the Desert.

Breakfast with Santa CDMOD


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Event | Posted on 10-11-2010

Breakfast with Santa at Children’s Discovery Museum

Saturday December 11th

9:00 am to 10:00 & 10:30 am to 11:30

Enjoy a fun-filled morning with our favorite fella of the holidays- Santa Claus! Welcome in the holiday season with us and enjoy entertainment, breakfast, and a special time with Jolly Old Saint Nick!

CDMOD Garden Party 11/20


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Event | Posted on 09-11-2010

Join us Saturday, November 20 from 11:00 am- 1:00 pm at the Children’s Discovery Museum for a FREE celebration of the Children’s Garden Project! Paint a giant butterfly, decorate a flower pot, learn all about pumpkins, and make a bumble bee buzzer with your entire family as we debut our new Children’s Gardens.

In addition, we invite you to support the “Family Picket Fence” children’s art program. For a donation of $50, children can create a garden-themed art project at our garden party that will be displayed on the garden’s picket fence from fall through spring and receive a certificate for their contribution. Donations help support the Museum’s “Families Helping Families” program providing program and membership assistance to those in need.

Safety Day at My Gym


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Event | Posted on 08-11-2010

Join our heroes from LifeStream, The Palm Desert Fire Department, The Palm Desert Sheriffs Department & The California Highway Patrol at My Gym for an afternoon of fun and information. Bring your camera!

Saturday, November 13th

12:30 to 4:30 PM

Please donate to the LifeStream Blood Drive benefiting

The Natalie Tanner Foundation.

My Gym Palm Desert
44425 Town Center Way
Palm Desert, CA 92260

(760) 346-6307