Santa’s Pajama Parties at County Museum

Santa will visit families at the San Bernardino County Museum at two pajama parties, Friday December 7 and Saturday December 8, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Advance reservations are required. Pick one evening to bring your family to play holiday games, hear holiday stories, make winter crafts, have refreshments, visit with some live animals, and have a photo op with Santa. You can wear your pajamas and bring your favorite teddy bear to keep you company. Please arrive by 6 pm to enjoy... Read More

Paper Trails at County Museum

“Paper Trails—telling our stories with paper and ink” will open in the San Bernardino County Museum’s Fisk Gallery on December 4. This special exhibit invites visitors to explore paper-based artifacts from the museum’s history archives that managed to survive until today. The exhibit is included in museum general admission. “How many times in a day do you throw away a slip of paper with a note on it, a letter you received, a movie ticket, or the packing from a product... Read More

Town & Gown’s Moveable Feast is an elevated experience for 2012

The University of Redlands invites the community to kick off the holiday season with an evening of cheer, delicious food, and the warm company of fellow Town & Gown friends at the annual Moveable Feast. This year’s elevated experience offers a seated dinner, a short program about the Feast of Lights, music and no-host cocktails in the Casa Loma Room at 5:30 p.m. November 30, prior to the first night of the Feast of Lights. Guest can enjoy the evening with for $36 (T&G... Read More

Redlands’ Martha Green Holiday Baking Demonstration

Learn to bake holiday treats with Martha Green, owner of Dough’ Lectibles bakery and owner of The Eating Room restaurant in Redlands, 6 p.m., Mon., Nov. 26. Redlands’ famous cooking guru hosts this cooking class to recruit volunteer bakers for the Redlands YMCA’s holiday home tour, boutique and pantry that will be held Dec. 1-2 in the Y’s Roy Coble Gymnasium. The cooking demonstration at The Eating Room, 107 E. Citrus Ave., includes a light dinner along with the... Read More

The University of Redlands Visiting Writers Series: Amy Gerstler

The Creative Writing Department is pleased to announce its third Visiting Writers Series event of Fall 2012, an evening with poet Amy Gerstler, who will be reading from and discussing her book, Dearest Creature. Amy Gerstler is a writer of poetry, nonfiction and journalism and the author of twelve books. Her most recent book of poetry, Dearest Creature, was a finalist for an LA Times book award and the Poets Prize, and was named one of the New York Times most notable books of... Read More

Flights of Fancy at the San Bernardino County Museum

Life in the air—birds and butterflies, waterfowl and wetlands, outdoor sporting and environmental education— will all take center stage during Flights of Fancy at the San Bernardino County Museum in Redlands on the weekend before Thanksgiving. The event includes a field trip to wildlife refuges, a gala evening reception, the first west coast exhibition of the top entries from the Federal Duck Stamp competition, Junior Duck Stamp entries, and two days of demonstrations, special... Read More