Adult Programs at The Living Desert


The Living Desert is proud to be involved with lectures on many vital environmental issues. The Living Desert is partnering with the Philip L. Boyd Deep Canyon Desert Research Center and the University of California, Riverside (UCR) to present lectures on important environmental issues, free of charge to the public. This monthly lecture series is held at the beautiful UCR Palm Desert Campus, once a month, November through March. Doors open at 6:00p.m. Although there is no charge, reservations are required.

To view the UCR Lecture Schedule, please click on the link provided to the left. Click here to register with UCR online.

Living Desert University (LDU) offers many interactive lecture-style classes throughout the season. Classes are generally offered on Saturdays, November through March.

For more information, please contact the Education Department at 760-346-5694, ext. 2501 or send an email to