Joey English Desert Datebook – August 11, 2018
Joey English Desert Datebook
Presented by the City of Palm Springs
www.palmspringsca.gov and (760) 323-8299
- Important update for P.S. residents! We are changing the way we elect our City Council, and need your input. Attend one of our upcoming Community Engagement Forums and share your thooughts on how we weill develop these Districts. Visit psdistricts.com for more information. We are also seeking member of the community who wish to serve on boards and commissions. Check it out @ www.psdistricts.com and remember, The People are the City.
REPORT ON A.C.T. TOURS IN PALM SPRINGS www.act-tours.com
- A.C.T. Tours’ new brochure is out with 2019 vacations, including many super-savers that are available for only $995 including airfare from Palm Springs! Call A.C.T. Tours at 322-1247 if you want a brochure mailed to you, or visit A.C.T. Tours’ website.
REPORT ON CALIFORNIA DESERT ARTS COUNCIL www.cadesertarts.org
- Search for jobs in the arts, calls for artists, artist residencies, & other opportunities for creative professionals on our website.
- We are the sum of our experiences. Support the arts by seeing live music & theater or by visiting a gallery or museum. An investment in the arts is an investment in your own enrichment & quality of life.
REPORT ON COYOTE STAGEWORKS – PALM SPRINGS www.coyotestageworks.org
- FREE Play Dates Reading Series @ the Camelot Theaters.
- 9/27 @ 2 PM – “Bakersfield Mist” by Stephen Sachs.
- The FREE tickets are available to pick up @ the Camelot box office on the Monday before the Thursday performance on a first come-first served basis
REPORT ON THE DESERT SYMPHONY www.thedesertsymphony.org
- Presented thru the generosity of the Auen Foundation. www.auenfoundation.org
- SAVE THE DATE: 11/9 – Celebrate Co-Founder, Marilyn Benachowski’s 90the Birthday @ Acqua California Bistro in Rancho Mirage. Call the Desert Symphony office for an invitation. (760) 773-5966.
- Single tickets are now on sale @ The McCallum Theatre for the Desert Symphony’s 2018-2019 30th Anniversary Season.
- Five Concerts in the Pops Series – Opening night is 12/6 with Symphonic Springsteen, The Music of Sinatra w/Michael Andrew, John Mueller’s Winter Dance Party, Matthew Morrison & Big Band Broadway w/Debbie Gravitte.
REPORT ON DESERT WATER AGENCY www.dwa.org
- DWA offers rebates and incentives to help you save water and money.
- Did you know each gallon of tap water delivered straight to your home costs about two-tenths of one penny?
- DWA is replacing a pipeline on Ramon road south of Palm Springs International Airport – take alternate routes on weekdays to avoid traffic.
REPORT ON L-A-L-O VISIONS www.lalovisions.com
- “BE PREPARED” is the motto for both the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. Lalo Tachiquin, ‘Psychic to the Psychics,’ invites you to have a reading at his high desert office just 25 minutes from Palm Springs. Find out what the future has in store for you, and be prepared! Call 401-1810, and visit Lalo’s website.
REPORT ON PALM SPRINGS AERIAL TRAMWAY www.pstramway.com
- The Tram is happy to announce Public Safety Days. For the entire month of August, eligible public safety employees w/ valid I.D. receive FREE Tram admission and 25% off for up to 6 guests in their party. Visit our website for details.
- Summer Passes are NOW on sale!!! Unlimited tram rides & other money-saving benefits through 8/31. Enjoy a cool summer @ the top of the mountain!!!
REPORT ON PALM SPRINGS ART MUSEUM www.psmuseum.org
- FREE admission Thursdays from Noon to 8 PM & FREE Second Sundays.
- In Palm Springs – ‘Eighty @ Eighty’, celebrating the Museum’s 80th anniversary. Also @ Annenberg Theater, NOW thru 9/20: Summer Film Series: A Passion for Fashion.
- In Palm Desert @ The Galen & Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden thru 11/25 – Journey Through the Desert – The Road Less Traveled, FREE admission – all days, all times.
REPORT ON PALM SPRINGS CULTURAL CENTER/CAMELOT THEATRES www.thepalmspringsculturalcenter.org
- Certified Farmers’ Markets Summer Locations thru September – Sat’s @ PS Pavilion & Sun’s in PD @ Westfield Mall.
REPORT ON PALM SPRINGS GAY MEN’S CHORUS www.psgmc.com
- The Palm Springs Gay Men’s Chorus auditions will be held Tuesday, Aug 28th @ 7 PM @ the Mizell Senior Center in Palm Springs.
- Visit our website for more information on how to “Sing With Us”.