Monthly meetings are held on the second      
Friday of the month at The Portola Community
Center,  45-480 Portola Ave.    Palm Desert.

  • Meeting starts at 6:30 PM
  •  Program follows short meeting
  • No meetings during June, July, August
and September -
  •  For more information e-mail CVAS    
President, Britt Wilson at  
Coachella Valley Archaeological Society (CVAS)


No meetings from June - Sept

October 11 -
Ivan Strudwick, Archaeologist - "The Last Remnants of
Anaheim's Chinatown"

November 8 -
Mary Gordon, Harry Quinn and Margit Chiriaco Rusche:
"The Archeology of Chiriaco Summit Area"

December 13 -
Phil Brigandi, Historian - "In the Name of the Law:  The Cupeno
Removal of 1903 from Warner Springs"

January 10, 2020 -
Clifford Trafzer, Historian - "Fighting Invisible Enemies:  Health and
Medical Transitions among Southern California Indians"

February 22 - Symposium    9 - Noon    The Portola Center - More info to follow
No regular meeting in February.

March 13, 2020 -
Christopher Purcell - A Visit to some Irish Neolithic Sites and
the ancient Boyne Valley in Ireland

April - TBA

May - TBA