MORONGO BASIN — The Morongo Basin’s USDA food distribution will be held Monday and Tuesday, June 17 and 18.

Monday’s distributions are as follows:

• 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the Joshua Tree Community Center at 6171 Sunburst St. in Joshua Tree.

• 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Belfield Hall at 58380 Reche Road in Landers.

• 11:30 to 1:30 p.m. at the Morongo Valley Community Center at 11165 Vale Drive in Morongo Valley.

• 11 a.m. to noon at the Wonder Valley Community Center at 80526 Amboy Road in Wonder Valley.

• 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church at 59077 Yucca Trail in Yucca Valley.

Tuesday’s distributions are as follows:

• 8 to 11 a.m. at the Copper Mountain Mesa Community Center at 65336 Winters Road in north Joshua Tree.

• 10 a.m. to noon at the 29 Palms Community Pantry & Outreach at 6450 Star Dune Ave. in Twentynine Palms.

• 5 to 7 p.m. at the Spirit & Truth at 4751 Adobe Road in Twentynine Palms.

The next local Home Energy Assistance Program energy education workshop and utility bill assistance will be held June 24 at the Joshua Tree Sportsman’s Club at 6225 Sunburst St. in Joshua Tree. The program is by appointment only. To make an appointment, call (909) 723-1500 or email

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