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Theater Segment – July 7, 2018

9:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 2 – Theater Segment.

Chuck Yates re: The Founding Artistic Director.
Free play staged readings Thursdays @ the Palm springs Cultural Center/Camelot Theatres. Tickets available @ the Camelot the Monday before the Thursday reading.
– Aug., 2 – “The Play About the Baby”
– Sept., 27 – “Bakersfield Mist”.
Main Stage Series @ the Annenberg Theater.
– Will have 3 shows there this Season.
(760) 318-0024

Robbie Wayne
– Coming Season: “The Sugar Witch”, “Christmas w/ the Crawfords”, “Looped”, “The View Upstairs”, “A Beauty Contest Musical”.
– Season tickets now on sale.
– He’s the new artistic director of the Desert Rose Playhouse starting Aug.,1.
– “Women Behind Bars” runs thru July 29. Getting great reviews. Directed by Jim Strait and Robbie Wayne.
(760) 202-3000

Robbie & Chuck

cont. Theater Segment – July 7, 2018

9:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 3 – cont. Theater Segment

Karen Lin, she’s the President and one of the Founders.

– “Annie Get Your Gun” July 18 @ 6 PM and July 19th @ 1 PM and 6 PM.
– Shows are @ the Indian Wells Theater.
– $19 tix for adults; $13 tix for seniors and kids.
– Dark in August and then in Nov., they will start a 4 part series of live readings. Themed “tyranny”.
– Auditions will be coming up.
(760) 696-2546

Les Michaels
– Sunday Cabaret Series thru Sept., @ the Arthur Newman Theater @ the Joslyn. 7/8 “Memories”, 7/15 “Kim Yarborough”, 7/22 “Earl Mitchell”, 7/29 Keisha “D”.
– “Cabaret On the Green” Open Mike Series @ A.J.’s on the Green. Not karaoke!!!!

Les & Karen

Palm Springs Air Museum Segment – July 7, 2018

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 1 – Palm Springs Air Museum Segment

Ann Greer
– 11AM TODAY – The C.V. Radio Control Club for kids.
– TODAY – Open Cockpit in the Corsair.
– For kids; 7/25 Education Workshop “The Early Days of Flight”.
– 7/27 – Friday Flick “Top Gun”. On the 18‘ by 10‘ screen.
– Sept., the P63 is flying in the Reno Air Races along w/ the P51 too.
– P51 is selling rides.
– Open every day from 10 AM to 5 PM.
– 745 N. Gene Autry, Palm Springs. $16.95 for adults, kids under 5 are free. 59 interactive aircraft.
(760) 778-6262


Travel Segment – July 7, 2018

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 2 – Travel Segment

Steve Kanold
Report on the 1st Wed., FREE travel club ice cream social, home-land tours discussion and giveaway.
Day Tours;
– July 11 – $139. Puerto Nuevo Lobster Village w/ Lunch.
– July 21 – $75. “Ho’olaule’a Hawaiian Festival and Redondo Beach Pier.
– Aug., 5 – King Tut in L.A.- $85.
– Aug., 12 – $85. Visit to Del Coronado Hotel w/ San Diego Harbor Cruise.
United States Tours:
– May 4 – 7, $995. “Mount Rushmore, Black Hills, Crazy Horse Monument” Air from P.S. on United.
– May 10 – 17, $1995. “Islands of New England”.
– Sept., 27 – Oct., 6 – $1295. “Autumn Carnival Cruise to Canada & New England, plus NYC”.
World Tours:
– Nov., 16 – 26 – Bangkok, Thailand and Angkor Wat Cambodia, $1,995.
– Ap., 25 – May 4, $2,495. Egypt
(760) 322-1247


Art Segment – July 7, 2018

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 3 – Art Segment

Michael Hinkle
– CLOSING TOMORROW @ the A + D Center for “In Conversation: Alma Allen & J.B. Blunk.
– Free admission Thursdays from 12 Noon to 8 PM & FREE Second Sunday is tomorrow.
– In Palm Springs – “Eighty @ Eighty” celebrating the Museum’s 80th anniversary.
– Tristen’s Persimmon Bistro @ the Annenberg Theater @ the P.S. Museum in Palm Springs.
– FREE Summer Film Series @ the Annenberg. “Passion for Fashion”.
– Limited summer hours, check the website.
– In conjunction w/ Living Desert the membership cards are interchangeable for both facilities.
– Coming attractions; “A Chocolate Room”, “Unsettled”, etc.,
(760) 322-4800


Go-Green Segment – July 7, 2018

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 1 – Go-Green Segment

Go-Green Segment

Matthew McPherson
– Time to do solar to cut your bills.
– Discussion of the Riverside County Supervisors passing a new ordinance so that in the Imperial Irrigation District your solar energy credits will now roll over, as they do for SCE.
– End of August to install, and then actually only 4 days or so and you’re up and running.
– Free estimates.
– Renova was the first solar company in the nation to belong to the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners. All employees must take this 3 month course.
– “Look up, your free power is waiting”. Saying from Vincent and Lea. No worries because the sun comes up and down every day.
– Solar works when it’s overcast too, it just needs some light in the sky.
– There are rotating panels off the Freeway.
– The rental payment each month for your solar equipment will be GUARANTEED less than your electric bill.
– $0 down leasing and $0 down loan to own.
(760) 568-3413

Ashley Metzger
– SHE’S 5 months PREGNANT W/ A BABY BOY!!!!
– Highest water use of the year. June, July, August. Mostly because of watering our plants. Water smaller amounts of time several times a day. That helps w/ the run-off.
– Water costs are going to go up in July and August.
– New fiscal year, starting July 1, will have new incentives for customers.
– July 10, 11, 12 workshops to learn about new rebates on; smart meters, nozzles, toilets etc.,
– Governor has signed new conservation laws.
(760) 323-4971

Ashley & Matt

Technology Segment – July 7, 2018

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 2 – Technology Segment

Adrian Sifuentes
– Discussion of Privacy concerns in the world of technology.
– Discussion of “cross tracking” websites. Especially Google/gmail that had a practice that tracked your key words and 3rd parties had access to everything for everyone.
– All our personal data is out there. Ways to restrict that access to your information.
– Third parties can now look @ your email. Be informed and educated.
– Apple has some encryption processes for text and email security.
– Free estimates.
– Discussion of a “fix-me stick” to remove viruses on your computer for $9.95 that he hasn’t tested yet. Better to have virus protection in place before an issue comes up.
(760) 895-2785


L.G.B.T. Segment – July 7, 2018

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 3 – L.G.B.T. Segment

Steve Henke, the director of Community Development @ DAP.
– Report on the big Revivals Sale last Saturday.
– Sign up for the REV club on the Revivals website.
– Revivals is about community and affordability.
– 1st Thurs., is Men’s Sale.
– 1st Friday is Women’s Sale.
– New Wil Stiles collection.
– Community events for DAP all summer long; 7/19 @ “Pirch” the kick off for “taste of Rancho Mirage”; 7/28 @ Chill Bar/Gay Desert Guide puts on “80’s Dance Party” for $20.
– SAVE THE DATE – Oct., 2018 – Desert Aids Walk.
– Discussion of the fact that the P.S. Chamber has taken over the Walk of Stars. Money will go for community events. Rate of star dedication will slow down dramatically.
(760) 325-1449

Charles Huff re: Volunteer Coordinator for all Revivals and DAP.
– Volunteer @ any of the 3 stores or @ DAP.
– Being a volunteer create a “welcoming space” @ Revivals and DAP and effect a “change” in this world.
– Three stores on 111…..Palm Springs, Cathedral City and Palm Desert. Frequent buyer miles…..lol
– Stores are open 7 days a week.
(760) 348-6491

Alexis Ortega
– Fridays “Young and Queer” drop-in for folks between ages of 18 and 24.
– They have access to a van if someone needs a ride.
– Monthly social events on the 4th Wed., of every month. This month 7/25 @ Hotel Zoso from 5:30 – 7 PM.
(760) 416-7790

Steve, Charles & Alexis

R.O.T.W. Segment – June 30, 2018

9:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 1 – R.O.T.W. Segment

Debbie Alexander re: “Peabody’s Café and Bar”
– Debbie’s been a fixture in Palm Springs for 25 years. Peabody’s has been there 27 years. She’ll stay open all summer.
– Different clientele in the summer. LA drive crowd, the folks from England and Germany. A.C. and Misters.
– New drinks: Chavelas and special Bloody’s Mary’s are signature drinks, especially during the World Cup on 9 televisions.
– Great things for Children!!! Stars eat there all the time.
– Karaoke on Friday and Saturday nights. Machine emphasizes the performer’s voice so the crowd can really hear if you are in tune….or not. Better singers in the summer. lol
– 134 S. Palm Canyon, Palm Springs. Open 7 days a week for breakfast @ 6 AM. Weekends until 1 AM in the morning.
– Make 5 different salsas.
(760) 322-1877


Gough Financial Services Segment – June 30, 2018

9:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 2 – Gough Financial Services Segment

Janice Gough
– As a financial advisor, she’s the “voice of reason”.
– The stock market recently had a 550 point correction and these dips will come, but she feels the market will remain stable.
– The large corporations are coming back into the U.S. and will have more money to put back into the U.S. economy.
– Discussion of Harley-Davidson moving their manufacturing to Germany for the most part.
– Discussion of the 2017 Job Act/Tax Cut, which lowered the corporate tax structure, helping to keep the market stable.
– Discussion of the numbers put out there for unemployment.
– Helps you to look @ what you have, what you need, where you want to go financially.
– Her weekly column in the Desert Star Weekly.
(760) 251-7724


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