News Flash

Posted on: December 6, 2019

City of Palmdale Congratulates Lockheed Martin on New Facility Groundbreaking

PALMDALE – Officials and guests from the local, regional, and state levels were on hand on Wednesday, Dec. 4  to celebrate the start of construction on Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Advanced Development Programs’ (Skunk Works) n...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: December 5, 2019

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of Dec. 9 - 15

ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE 

FOR THE WEEK OF DECEMBER 9 THROUGH DECEMBER 15

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

1 - Pearblossom Highway from 33rd Street East to 45th Street East – New Traffic Pattern

Reconstruction work will begin on the north side of ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Mystery Book Club to Discuss Frames

The Palmdale City Library’s Mystery Book Club “Murder, Mystery & Mayhem” will discuss the book Frames by Loren D. Estleman on Wednesday, Dec. 18, at 7 pm in the Chimbole Cultural Center, 38350 Sierra Highway. &am...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Books and Barks Date Change for Holidays

The highly popular “Books and Barks” program, in which kids are encouraged to read to friendly dogs, returns to the Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., on Monday, Dec.16 from 3:30 to 5 p,m.

“Due to the hol...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: December 5, 2019

City of Palmdale to Host Free Holiday Cookie Decorating Event

The City of Palmdale will host two special free Holiday Cookie Decorating events on Saturday, Dec. 14 from 10 am to noon at Palmdale Oasis Park Recreation Center, 3850-A E. Ave. S and Marie Kerr Park Recreation Center, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd.

Recreation st...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Palmdale City Library to Host “Thinkshop” STEAM Program

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host “Thinkshop,”  a STEAM program on Tuesday, Dec. 10 from 4 to 5 p.m. It is free and geared to youth ages 5-11.

“Do you want to build a gingerbread h...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Palmdale City Library to Host A Very Harry Potter Holiday Party

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host A Very Harry Potter Holiday Party Monday, Dec. 9 from 4 to 6 p.m.

The event is free and open to all ages.  No registration is required. Costumes are encouraged.

“Harry...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: December 3, 2019

City of Palmdale to Host Free Holiday Craft Workshops

The City of Palmdale will offer two free holiday craft workshops  on Saturday, Dec. 7 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Marie Kerr Park Community Building, located at 39700 30th St. West, and Domenic Massari Park, located at 37716 55th St East.

Craft cho...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: December 3, 2019

Home Alone Featured as Mid-Week Movie at the Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., continues its Mid-Week Movies program with a showing of the movie Home Alone (1990), rated PG, on Wednesday, Dec. 11, at 5:30 p.m. Admission and popcorn are free.

     ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Photo/Story Ops: City Hosted Events & Programs for December

WHAT:           Programs and events hosted by the City of Palmdale

WHEN:           December 2019

WHERE:        Various locations

INF...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Poetry Discussion with Local Poet at Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library will host the next meeting of the free Holistic Poetry Program led by local poet Lida Abramian on Saturday, Dec. 7 at 3 p.m. at the Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd.

“Join us as we try to inspire one another thro...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 27, 2019

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of Dec. 2-8

                                           ROAD CONSTRUCT...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: December 2, 2019

MA: TODAY - Pre-City Council Meeting Press Briefing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CITY OF PALMDALE

NEWS RELEASE

CONTACT: John Mlynar

PHONE: 661/267-5115DATE: December 2, 2019

 

NOTICE OF PRESS BRIEFING

WHAT:       Pre-City Council Meeting Press Briefing

WHEN:     &...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 27, 2019

MA: Pre-City Council Meeting Press Briefing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CITY OF PALMDALE

NEWS RELEASE

CONTACT: John Mlynar

PHONE: 661/267-5115DATE: November 27, 2019

 

NOTICE OF PRESS BRIEFING

WHAT:       Pre-City Council Meeting Press Briefing

WHEN:     &...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 29, 2019

Palmdale Playhouse to Host Holiday Events & Activities for All Ages

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East, will present a wide array of holiday entertainment and events beginning with the annual visit from Santa Claus at Santa’s Wonderland beginning on Tuesday, Dec. 3.  

 Jolly ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 28, 2019

DryTown to Offer Discounted 2020 Season, Day Passes; Cyber Monday to Kick Off Discounted Ticket Sale

The City of Palmdale’s DryTown Water Park is offering discounted season and one day passes for 2020 beginning on Dec. 2.

A special Cyber Monday Sale on Dec. 2 will offer one-day passes for only $12 online at www.DryTownWaterPark.com.  Th...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 27, 2019

City of Palmdale Wins APWA’s Project of the Year Amargosa Creek Recharge

The City of Palmdale has won the          American Public Works Association (APWA)  Southern California Chapter’s 2019 Project of the Year Award in the Drainage, Water and Waste Water categor...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 26, 2019

State Auditor Ranks Palmdale Among Cities With Lowest Risks of Fiscal Distress in California

A comprehensive financial analysis by the California State Auditor (CSA) revealed that the City of Palmdale has one of the lowest risks of fiscal distress in California.

Of the 471 cities that were analyzed, Palmdale came in at the 405th lowest risk, putti...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2019

Purtee Wins League of California Cities' Larry Chimbole Public Service Award

The League of California Cities (LOCC) Desert-Mountain division presented Palmdale City Manager James Purtee with the Larry Chimbole Public Service Award at its annual awards dinner, held on Thursday, Nov. 21 in Apple Valley.

The award is designed to recog...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 21, 2019

American Classic Christmas Coming to Poncitlán Square

The fifth annual American Classic Christmas will return to Poncitlán Square, located at 38315 9th St. East between Ave. Q-9 & Ave. Q-10, on Saturday, Nov. 30, from 6 to 8:30 pm. The event is free and open to the public.

“American C...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 21, 2019

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of Nov. 25 - Dec. 1

                                           ROAD CONSTRUCT...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 19, 2019

Palmdale’s Family Volunteer Day a Success

The City of Palmdale’s fourth annual Family Volunteer Day, held on Saturday, Nov. 16 was its biggest and most successful to date.

Nearly 280 volunteers, a 35% increase from 2018, donated approximately 837 hours of time participating in a variety ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2019

Books and Barks Brings Together Kids and Dogs For Reading Success

The highly popular “Books and Barks” program, in which kids are encouraged to read to friendly dogs, returns to the Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., on Tuesday, Nov. 26, from 3:30 to 5 p.m.

“Therapy dog...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2019

City of Palmdale to Host Turkey Bowl Field Day Events

The City of Palmdale will host two special free Turkey Bowl Field Day Events in celebration of Thanksgiving

The first will be held at Domenic Massari Park, 37716 55th St. East, on Monday Nov. 25 and the other will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 26 at Marie Ke...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 21, 2019

Palmdale City Hall to Close for Thanksgiving Holiday

City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, the Palmdale Playhouse box office, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, Chimbole Cultural Center South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES) and Palmdale City Library will be closed on Thursday and ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 20, 2019

Classics Book Club to Discuss Formerly Banned Book

The Palmdale City Library’s Classics Book Club will discuss the novel The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Czech author Milan Kundera, Monday, Nov. 25, at 7 pm, at the library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd.

    &...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 19, 2019

Palmdale City Library to Hold Patron Appreciation Day

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a special Patron Appreciation Day event on Monday, Nov. 25 at 5 p.m. It is free and open to the public.  

Among the activities will be trivia contests for adults and children w...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 18, 2019

29 Graduate from Palmdale Partners Academy

Twenty-nine residents earned their graduation certificates from the City of Palmdale’s Partners Academy at their final session and closing ceremony held on Thursday, Nov. 7 at the Chimbole Cultural Center. 

It was the 13th class to gradu...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 14, 2019

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of November 18 - 24

ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE 

FOR THE WEEK OF NOVEMBER 18 THROUGH NOVEMBER 24

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

 

1 - Nighttime closure of Rancho Vista Boulevard  northbound off ramp from north bound State Route 14 Antelope Valley Freeway

North...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 14, 2019

City of Palmdale to Host Housing Rights Clinic

The City of Palmdale and the Housing Rights Center will host a free walk-in housing rights clinic this Thursday, Nov. 21 from 1 to 4 pm at the South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), 1002 E. Ave. Q-12. Housing rights clinics are held on the 3rd ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 15, 2019

1000 Books Before Kindergarten Program Continues at The Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library’s 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program continues at the Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd.    

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is a nationwide program that encourages parents...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 14, 2019

Full Moon Tour & A Night of Pokémon Coming to Airpark

The City of Palmdale’s Joe Davies Heritage Airpark at Palmdale Plant 42, located at 2001 Ave. P, will host a Full Moon Tour and A Night of Pokémon this Friday, Nov. 15 from 4 pm to  9 pm. Admission and parking is free.

Picnic ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Palmdale City Library to Host Novel Writing Sessions

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will celebrate National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) by hosing a weekly write-in each Wednesday in November.

Budding novelists are encouraged to participate in NaNoWriMo each Wednesday in Nove...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 13, 2019

Palmdale City Library to Host Meet and Greet for Local Author Alfred Miller

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd.,   will host a meet and greet and book signing with local author Alfred Miller for his book From Cows to Space With God as my Copilot on Saturday, Nov. 23, from 1 to 3 p.m.

From ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Residents Encouraged to Participate in Palmdale’s Family Volunteer Day Activities

The City of Palmdale will host its third annual Family Volunteer Day this Saturday, Nov. 16 with several different opportunities for residents to give back to their community.   

Two events will be held at the Chimbole Cultural Center, lo...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2019

America’s Job Center of California to Host Employment Workshop for General Atomics

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host an employment workshop on Thursday, Nov. 14 from 12 noon to 3 p.m. for General Atomics Aeronautical in Palmdale.

The workshop information will inclu...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 7, 2019

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of Nov. 11 - 17

FOR THE WEEK OF NOVEMBER 11 THROUGH NOVEMBER 17

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

1 – 10th Street West from Avenue M-14 to Avenue N-8

Intermittent right lane closure southbound on 10th Street West for water line installation.

2-  Palmdale Boulevar...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Storytime Delivers Reading and Fun at The Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library will begin its fall Storytime session at the Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., on Tuesday, Nov.19 and will run through Saturday, Dec.  21.

           &nbs...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Mystery Book Club to Discuss The Storm Murders

The Palmdale City Library’s Mystery Book Club “Murder, Mystery & Mayhem” will discuss the book The Storm Murders by John Farrow on Wednesday, Nov. 20, at 7 p.m. in the Chimbole Cultural Center, 38350 Sierra Highw...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 7, 2019

African American Authors Book Club to Discuss Five-Carat Soul

– The Palmdale City Library will host the next meeting of the African American Authors Book Club to discuss the book Five-Carat Soul by award-winning author James McBride on Tuesday, Nov. 19, at 6:45 p.m.

     ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Alpha Featured as Mid-Week Movie at the Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., continues its Mid-Week Movies program with a showing of the movie Alpha (2018), rated PG-13, on Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 5:30 p.m. Admission and popcorn are free.

Visually stunning, Alpha aims to t...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Veterans Day Holiday Closures for City of Palmdale

City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, the Palmdale Playhouse, South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, Chimbole Cultural Center and the Palmdale City Library will be closed on Monday, Nov. 11 in ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 6, 2019

Palmdale Councilmember Carrillo Completes Local Leaders Academy at USC

Palmdale City Councilmember Juan Carrillo achieved a Certificate of Recognition from USC’s Sol Price School of Public Policy for successfully completing the 2019 Local Leaders Academy.

The eight-session program, led by various faculty and present...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 6, 2019

Palmdale Mayor Hofbauer Recognized for Leadership Achievement at League of California Cities Confere

Palmdale Mayor Steve Hofbauer was recognized at the League of California Cities’ Mayors and Council Members Department Meeting at the League’s Annual Conference in Long Beach on Oct. 16 for successfully completing the League’...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2019

rie Kerr Park Community Building to Host AV Gem and Mineral Club

The City of Palmdale will host a free presentation by the Antelope Valley Gem and Mineral Club at the Marie Kerr Park Community Building, located at 39700 30th St. West, on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 1 to 3 pm.

The club will showcase many different kinds of ge...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2019

Get Ready for the Holidays at Coffee & Coloring at Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host Coffee & Coloring, a free adult program, on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at 10 a.m.

“Feeling the stress of the holidays?” asked Library Associate ll Monica Villegas. &l...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 4, 2019

America’s Job Center of California to Host Recruitment Event for Census Bureau

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host tw0 recruitment events this  Friday, Nov. 8. Session I will take place at 9 a.m. followed by Session II at 10 a.m.

The U.S. Census Bureau i...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 4, 2019

City of Palmdale to Host “Yappy Hour---Thankful Edition” at Yellen Dog Park

The City of Palmdale will host a “Yappy Hour—Thankful Edition” at the Yellen Dog Park, located at 5100 E. Avenue S, on Saturday, Nov. 9 from 2 to  3 pm. Admission is free.

This event is a partnership with the &nbs...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 4, 2019

MA: Photo/Interview/Story Opportunities - City of Palmdale Hosted Events

WHAT:           Programs and events hosted by the City of Palmdale

WHEN:           November 2019

WHERE:        Various locations

INF...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 1, 2019

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of Nov. 4 - 10

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

1 – Palmdale Boulevard/State Route 138 and 40th Street East

Intermittent lane closures on eastbound Palmdale Boulevard for sewer line installation.

2 – Trade Center Drive and Auto Center Drive

Intermittent lane c...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 31, 2019

MA: Pre-City Council Meeting Press Briefing

NOTICE OF PRESS BRIEFING

WHAT:       Pre-City Council Meeting Press Briefing

WHEN:       Monday, November 4, 2019 at 9:30 am

WHERE:      Mayor's Conference Area, City Hall, 3830...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Palmdale Playhouse to Hold Open Casting Call for Mary Poppins

The Palmdale Playhouse and Palmdale Repertory Theatre will hold open auditions for the upcoming production of Disney and Cameron Macintosh's Mary Poppins The Broadway Musical on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Legacy Commons for Active Seniors...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 1, 2019

AV Wall to Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Healing, Honor & Hope

The City of Palmdale, the AV Wall Committee, and Point Man Antelope Valley will host the Antelope Valley's Mobile Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall (AV Wall)

from 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7 to 8 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12 at the Palmdale Amphitheater, located at 2723...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: November 1, 2019

City of Palmdale to Host Family Volunteer Day

The City of Palmdale will host its third annual Family Volunteer Day on Saturday, Nov. 16 with several different opportunities for residents to give back to their community.   

Two events will be held at the Chimbole Cultural Center, loca...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 30, 2019

Park Watch Meeting Coming to Yellen Park in Palmdale on Nov. 6

The City Of Palmdale’s crime prevention staff and Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputies will host a Park Watch meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 6 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Yellen Park, located at 5100 East Avenue S, in Palmdale.

“Co...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 29, 2019

“Tied to Our Hearts” Tribute Seeks Volunteers to Create Tribute to Veterans

The City of Palmdale, the AV Wall Committee, and Point Man Antelope Valley will host “Tied to Our Hearts,” a special community project in honor of veterans on Saturday, Nov. 2 from 9 am to 3 pm at the Palmdale Amphitheater, located at ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 28, 2019

AV Heart Walk Coming to Pelona Vista Park

The American Heart Association’s Antelope Valley Heart Walk is coming to Pelona Vista Park, 37800 Tierra Subida Ave. on Saturday, Nov. 2.

Registration and expo begin at 7:30 a.m. The opening ceremony will be held at 8:30  a.m and the wal...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Hotel Transylvania 3; Summer Vacation Featured at the Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., continues its Mid-Week Movies program with a showing of the movie Hotel Transylvania 3; Summer Vacation (2018) rated PG on Wednesday, Oct. 30 at 5:30 p.m. Admission & popcorn are free.

Count ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 24, 2019

ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE FOR THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 28 THROUGH NOVEMBER 3 GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE 

FOR THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 28 THROUGH NOVEMBER 3

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

1 – Southbound State Route 14 Antelope Valley Freeway off ramp at Palmdale Boulevard Closure

Starting Friday night November 1 the southbound ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Palmdale City Library to Host Book Signing for Local Author Maria Morales

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a reading and book signing with local author Maria Morales for her book My Graduation on Saturday, Nov. 2, at 3 p.m.  

        &...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Palmdale Playhouse to Feature Classic Night of the Living Dead

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East, will host a special screening of the George A. Romero classic horror film, Night of the Living Dead, on Friday, Nov. 1 at 8 pm.

Tickets are available at www.PalmdalePlayhouse.com and are $5 for all ag...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 23, 2019

Discuss Poetry at the Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library will host the next meeting of the free Holistic Poetry Program led by local poet Lida Abramian on Saturday, Nov. 2 at 3 p.m. at the Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd.

“Join us as we try to inspire one another thro...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 25, 2019

City of Palmdale Earns Achievement in IT Practices Award

The City of Palmdale earned an Achievement in IT Practices award from the Municipal Information Systems Association of California (MISAC) in recognition of its quality information technology practices.

The award was presented to Palmdale’s Inform...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 23, 2019

Legacy Commons Hula Hoop Needle Work Art Now on Display

The City of Palmdale’s Legacy Commons for Active Seniors is hosting a Hula Hoop Art Exhibit now through November that features works created by local active seniors.

The exhibit, which is comprised of 17 unique submissions, displays artwork that ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 22, 2019

Annual AV Community Resource Fair Coming to Poncitlán Square

The City of Palmdale will host the 14th annual AV Community Resource Fair on Saturday, Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Poncitlán Square, located at 38315 9th St. East in Palmdale.

Sponsored by L.A. Care Health Plan, the resource fair will prov...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 21, 2019

Friends of the Palmdale Library to Hold a Fab-BOO-lous Book Sale October 26

The Friends of the Palmdale City Library will hold a Fab-BOO-lous Book Sale on Saturday, Oct. 26 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd.

On sale will be a large selection of hardcover and softcover books in many different genres,...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 21, 2019

The House with a Clock in Its Walls Featured at the Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., continues its Mid-Week Movies program with a showing of the movie The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018) rated PG on Wednesday, Oct. 23 at 5:30 p.m. Admission & popcorn are free.

Fantasti...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 17, 2019

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of Oct. 21-27

1 -Pearblossom Highway from 33rd Street East to 45th Street East – New Traffic Pattern

Reconstruction work will begin on the south side of the roadway. One lane of travel for each direction will be provided on the north side of the roadway. Pleas...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival Cart Art Winners Announced

The City of Palmdale and Waste Management have announced the winners of third annual Cart Art competition at the Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival which was held at the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., on Oct. 12.

The winners were Edwin ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Palmdale City Library to Host Books and Barks

The highly popular “Books and Barks” program, in which kids are encouraged to read to friendly dogs, returns to the Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, from 3:30 to 5 pm.

“Children wh...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Classics Book Club to Discuss Pulitzer-Prize Winning Novel

The Palmdale City Library’s Classics Book Club will discuss the novel The Wapshot Chronicle by John Cheever, Monday, Oct. 28, at 7 p.m, at the library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd.

    Originally published in 1957, ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 17, 2019

City of Palmdale to Host Halloween Events

The City of Palmdale will host two special free Halloween events in October for residents to enjoy.

The first will be the third annual Pumpkin Walk at Domenic Massari Park, 37716 55th St. East, on Friday, Oct. 25 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.  Admission ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Free Presentation on Depression by L.A. County Dept. of Mental Health

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a free presentation on Depression: Symptoms and Treatment, provided by L.A. County Department of Mental Health on Monday, Oct.  21 at 6:30 pm. Admission is free.

“Dep...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 15, 2019

City to Host Howl-O-Ween Event at Yellen Dog Park October 19

The City of Palmdale will host a Howl-O-Ween event on Saturday, Oct. 19 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Yellen Dog Park, located at 5100 E. Ave. S in Palmdale. The event is free and open to the public.

Howl-O-Ween will feature a photo area that will be accessibl...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2019

City of Palmdale Secures $361,243 from the CA DOJ to Combat Illegal Tobacco Use Among Minors

The City of Palmdale has received $361,243 in state funding to tackle the illegal sale of cigarettes and tobacco products to minors as part of the California Department of Justice’s Tobacco Grant Program. The grants were awarded to 76 local entities throu...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 11, 2019

City of Palmdale’s State of the Community Slated for October 24

The City of Palmdale will present its State of the Community address on Thursday, Oct. 24 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.  at the Chimbole Cultural Center Ballroom, 38350 Sierra Highway.  Tickets are $30 and include a catered lunch.

This year&a...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Road Construction Update: Week of Oct. 14-20

                                           ROAD CONSTRUCT...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Poncitlán Square to Host the AV Annual Community Resource Fair

The City of Palmdale will host the 14th annual AV Community Resource Fair on Saturday, Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Poncitlán Square, located at 38315 9th St. East in Palmdale.

The resource fair will provide information on family services, ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Calm Your Mind & Energize Your Body With Yoga at the Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a free yoga session led by the local yoga studio “The Yoga Roots” on Thursday, Oct. 24 at 6 p.m.

The program is open to anyone age 16 and over. Please bring your yog...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Fall Crafts at Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a new Free Fall Adult Craft Program on Tuesday, Oct. 22 at 6:30 p.m.

All materials will be provided.  “We’ll be doing some twine pumpkins for the holidays,&...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Palmdale Oasis Pool to Host Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest

The Antelope Valley Desert Divers (AVDD) will present their Annual Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest on Saturday, Oct. 26 from 9 to 12 noon at Palmdale Oasis Park Pool, 3850 East Avenue S (next to DryTown Water Park) in Palmdale.

The fee for the contest i...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Palmdale City Library to Host Meet & Greet for Local Author

The Palmdale City Library, 700 E. Palmdale Blvd.,  will host a meet and greet and book signing with local author Dr. Mildred Dumàs on Saturday, Oct. 19 from 1 to 3 p.m.

            T...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 9, 2019

AV Heart Walk Coming to Pelona Vista Park

The American Heart Association’s Antelope Valley Heart Walk is coming to Pelona Vista Park, 37800 Tierra Subida Ave. on  Saturday, Nov. 2.

Registration and expo begin at 7:30 a.m. The opening ceremony will be held at 8:30  a.m a...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Palmdale City Library to Host Wii U Tournament

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a free Wii U Super Smash Brothers Tournament in the Activity Room on Tuesday, Oct. 15 at from 4 to 5:30 pm. It is open to gamers of all ages.

“Come test your skills at Super S...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Joe Davies Heritage Airpark to Host Full Moon Tour October13

The City of Palmdale’s Joe Davies Heritage Airpark at Palmdale Plant 42, located at 2001 Ave. P, will host a Full Moon Tour on Sunday, Oct. 13 from 5:30 pm to 10 pm. Admission and parking is free.

Picnic tables and BBQs will be available on a fir...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Mosaic Stage Performers for Kaleidoscope: Art & Music Festival Announced

The City of Palmdale has announced the lineup of performers for the Mosaic Stage at the fourth annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival, coming to the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., on Saturday, Oct. 12 from 10 am to 6 pm. Admission a...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Legacy Commons to Host AVTA Travel Training

The City of Palmdale’s Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, located at 930 East Avenue Q-9 in Palmdale, will host an Antelope Valley Transit Authority (AVTA) travel training session on Wednesday, Oct. 9 at 12:30 pm. Admission is free.

Representativ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2019

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of October 7 through 13

                                           ROAD CONSTRUCT...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Artisans Announced for Kaleidoscope: Art & Music Festival

The City of Palmdale has announced its lineup of artisans who will provide live demonstrations and present their art at the third annual Kaleidoscope Music & Art Festival, coming to the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., on Satur...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Food Vendors Announced for Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival

The Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival, coming on Saturday, Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., will feature a variety of food to satisfy every palate at its food court.

Participating food vendors include Fa...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Palmdale City Library to Host STEAM Program

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a new STEAM program on Tuesday, Oct. 8 from 4 to 5 pm. It is free and geared to youth ages 5-11.

“STEAM is about using Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics in...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2019

All About Love: New Visions

African American Authors Book Club to Discuss All About Love

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library, 700 E. Palmdale Blvd.,  will host the next meeting of the African American Authors Book Club to discuss the non-fiction work All About Lov...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Pippin Coming to The Palmdale Playhouse

The Palmdale Playhouse and Palmdale Repertory Theatre will present two weekends of performances of Pippin at the Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East.

Showtimes are Friday, Oct.18 and 25 at 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 19 and 26 at 8 p.m. and Sunda...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Mystery Book Club to Discuss Book Case

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library’s Mystery Book Club “Murder, Mystery & Mayhem” will discuss the book Book Case by Stephen Greenleaf on Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 7 p.m. in the Chimbole Cultura...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Kindness Rocks Returns to the Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host its “Kindness Rocks” on Monday, Oct. 7 from 4 to 5 pm.

 The program is free and open to all ages. Rocks and paint are provided.

    &nb...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Palmdale City Library to Host Game and Karaoke Event

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a free Game Night and Karaoke event on Friday, Oct. 4.  from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. It is free and open to all ages.

The Library will provide board games and a karaoke machine.

&...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration Coming to Poncitlán Square

The City of Palmdale will host the SALVA’s fourth annual Hispanic Heritage Month celebration Saturday, Oct. 5. from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Poncitlán Square, 38315 9th St. East in Palmdale. Admission and parking are free.

The celebration ...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Free Presentations by L.A. County Dept. of Mental Health

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host two free presentations on Depression: Symptoms and Treatment, provided by L.A. County Department of Mental Health. 

The first presentation will be in Spanish and held on Monday...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Fight Illegal Dumping Through the #Trashtag Challenge

The City of Palmdale is encouraging residents to participate in the fight against illegal dumping by participating in a new social media challenge called #trashtag.

To participate, residents find an area that needs cleaning due to illegal dumping, take a b...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2019

America’s Job Center of California to Host Recruitment Event for Census Bureau

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a recruitment event for the U.S. Census Bureau on Friday, Oct 4.

There will be two sessions, one at 9 a.m. and one at 10 a.m.   

The U.S. Cen...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Palmdale Playhouse to Host Halloween Makeup Workshop

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East in Palmdale, will host a Halloween Makeup Workshop on Saturday, Oct. 5 from 9 am to 1 pm.

The workshop will teach how to create scars, realistic wounds, a variety of blood---some even edible. The instr...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Tapestry Stage Musical Acts Announced for Kaleidoscope: Art & Festival

The City of Palmdale has announced the music line-up for the Tapestry stage at the fourth annual Kaleidoscope Music & Art Festival, coming to the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., on Saturday, Oct. 12 from 10 am to 6 pm. Admission and pa...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2019

Palmdale Delegation Visits Sister City Poncitlán to Celebrate 45th Anniversary

A group from the Palmdale Sister Cities Association made a visit to Poncitlán, Mexico, Sept. 24 through 29 to celebrate 45 years of friendship between the two cities.

Among the activities was a tour of the Los 19 Hermanos facilities which featur...

Read on...

Press Releases
Posted on: September 26, 2019

City of Palmdale to Unveil New Website

City of Palmdale to Unveil New Website

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will unveil its newly revamped website, www.CityofPalmdale.org, on Monday, Sept. 30.

The transition from the old site to the new site will begin at 7 a.m. Users may notice that...

Read on...

Additional Info... Press Releases