P.S. Air Museum/Act For MS/Waring International Piano Segment – January 2, 2021
10:00 – 11:00 AM
Hour 2 Seg 3 – P.S. Air Museum/Act For MS/Waring International Piano Segment
Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey.
ACT FOR MS w/ Ann Greer re: 73-710 Fred Waring Dr., Ste., # 118, Palm Desert, CA. 92260.
– REPORT on sister Norma’s (MS patient) car accident and hospitalization @ Desert Regional.
– REPORT that ACT FOR MS is 20 years old. Founded by Ann’s Mother, Gloria Greer.
– IMPACT on ACT for MS clients due to the Pandemic. i.e. loss of muscle tone, etc. Chair yoga via Zoom helps. Drugs might help w/ muscle spasms. Doing Zoom support calls. Sending physical therapists to homes in some cases.
– DISCUSSION of how MS becomes “hard wired” to the brain and how medicines will help ONLY before this happens.
– REPORT that on Dec.,12, ACT for MS had a fundraiser on CBS Channel #2 @ 7 PM w/ Tom Dreesen, Deanna Martin and the “Doc” Poster orchestra on KESQ. Produced by Richard DeSantis, directed by Bill Finley and emceed by Karen Devine. VOG will be Miss Joey English. Celebrating the “Experience the Legacy of The Chi Chi Club”. Waiting for the results of the fund raising.
– REPORT that the monies go to support services for all the clients, which cost over $5,000. per person.
PALM SPRINGS AIR MUSEUM re:745 N. Gene Autry Tr., Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– REPORT that the Museum is open for outdoor recreation.
– REPORT that today, 1/2 @ from 10 AM to 5 PM, Lifestream Blood Drive. Donors get free admission.
– Warbird Rides available for $195. Book online for a ride in a P-51, T38, T33 and Steerman.
– DISCUSSION of buying gift certificates to use @ another time.
– REPORT on “Warbird Wednesdays” video offering on the Palm Springs U-tube channel.
VIRGINIA WARING INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION re: 73-710 Fred Waring Dr., #201, Palm Desert, CA. 92260.
– REPORT that the Waring is going virtual.
– REPORT on FIRST one will be ONE DAY ONLY Jan.,11, 2021 via Zoom. $10. Registration fee.
– REPORT that these on-line virtual Zoom programs will be held each month. 2nd Monday of Feb., Mar., and April.
– REPORT on the potential line-up for the 2021 Season.
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