The Joey English Show

Wear Red and Eat Chocolate!


Cities Segment – April 13, 2019

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 2 – Cities Segment

CITY OF PALM DESERT w/ Thomas Soule, re: Manager of Tourism & Marketing for the City of Palm Desert.
– 5.2 – FREE FIRST WEEKEND w/ “Berlin”.
– Every Thurs., night in May. “Yacht rock” bands, Beetles tribute band, etc.,
– All concerts are FREE @ Civic Center Park in Palm Desert STARTING @ 7:30 PM.
– All are “family friendly” events. Bring a blanket, chair, food, “dog friendly” too. There will be food trucks but no alcohol.
– DISCUSSION of the P.D. version of the P.S. Art Museum and events there.
(760) 568-1441)


D.A.P./Revivals Segment – April 13, 2019

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 3 – D.A.P./Revivals Segment

REVIVALS STORES w/ Charles Huff re: Volunteer Program Manager for all of DAP events and Revivals.
– DISCUSSION of “Dining Out For Life” and the role of the “ambassadors” @ each participating restaurant.
– DISCUSSION of how to sign up to Volunteer, the fact that you will be trained and can start w/ as little as 4 hours a week of volunteer work and will be placed in an area that is perfect for you.
– Re: all three stores on Hwy., 111. Palm Springs, Cathedral City and Palm Desert.
– Jump Start Your Home Décor Style:
At Palm Springs Revivals Store;
– 25% OFF Donated Furniture and 25% OFF Donated Clothing.
At Cathedral City Revivals Store:
– 25% OFF Donated Furniture.
– 25% OFF Donated Art.
– 25% OFF Donated Linens.
At Palm Desert Revivals Store:
– 25% OFF Donated Linens.
– 25% OFF Donated Clothing.
(760) 409-1540)


“Senior Moment” Segment – April 13, 2019

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 1 – “Senior Moment” Segment

BROOKDALE MIRAGE INN w/ Kurt Suminski re; 72750 Country Club Dr., Rancho Mirage, CA. 92270.
– DISCUSSION of the Three levels @ Brookdale care are: 1.) Independent Living 2). Assisted Living and 3.) Memory Care. Only opening now is in Assisted Living.
– DISCUSSION of the gentle “movement” from level to level within the facility on Country Club.
– DISCUSSION of the ability to entertain family and friends @ Brookdale the much the same way as one would have in their own home…..actually much easier to do.
– 4/20 – Easter egg hunt for residents, their children and grand children and Kurt will be the Easter Bunny!!!
– 4/21 – Easter Dinner.
– 4/25 –“Sock Hop Dinner”
– This facility has 1. Arts & Crafts room; 2. “Cosmo Club” for gentlemen; 3. “Red Hat” ladies; 4. “Safari Lounge”; 5. “Cabaret Room” (where there are theater and live shows); 6. Outdoor heated pool. 7. Putting green.
– DISCUSSION of the mental and physical advantages to living in this environment…..hopefully longer and better.
– REMINDER of how you can transfer residency from Brookdale facility to Brookdale facility, across the country if desired. Just pay a one-time community fee.
(760) 346-7772)


cont. “Senior Moment” Segment – April 13, 2019

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 2 – cont. “Senior Moment” Segment

FAMILY HOSPICE CARE w/ Dr. Howie Cohen (the medical director) and Jean Turrell re: 255 El Cielo Rd., C-300, Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– DISCUSSION of all the volunteers @ FHC w/ special training in dealing w/ hospice patients.
– DISCUSSION w/ JEAN about Threshold Choir’s services and mission. The Choir will sing to patients in their home, in the hospital, @ the bedside, memorial services, graveside services, etc., Not just for FHC patients, and sometimes even for PETS!!!
– Threshold Choir is actually an International Organization since 2001. 200 Chapters all over the World. All choirs are acapella. Small, intimate groups of singers, who even bring their own stools to sit on.
They can sing in other languages as well.
– Threshold Choir motto is “Kindness Made Audible”.
– Family Hospice Care provides Hospice Care to thousands of people throughout the Coachella Valley and Hi-Desert Communities since 2006. Hospice takes place where you live.
– PLAYING of the Threshold Choir’s CD “Walking Each Other Home” available @
(760) 674-3344)

Howie & Jean

cont. “Senior Moment” Segment – April 13, 2019

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 3 – cont. “Senior Moment” Segment

FOREST LAWN w/ Larry Davis re: 69855 Ramon Rd., Cathedral City, CA. 92234.
– 4.21.19 – Forest Lawn’s Easter Sunrise Service. 6 AM. Mausoleum Courtyard @ Forest Lawn, Cathedral City.
– Reverend Dr. Amanda Burr, United Methodist Church, retired.
– California Desert Chorale, w/ Tim Bruneau, Artistic Director.
– FREE admission and parking.
– All Forest Lawns have services on Easter.
– SAVE THE DATE. Holy Thursday, 4.18.19 @ 7 PM @ Forest Lawn Coachella on Jackson.
– REPORT on the I.C.C.F.A. convention and all the new items of clothing, caskets, back hoes, urns, etc., associated w/ the Funeral Industry @ the Opryland Hotel. DISCUSSION of the beauty of the speaker’s message.
(760) 328-3620)


Medical Segment – April 13, 2019

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 1 – Medical Segment

NEURO VITALITY CENTER w/ Bev Greer re: 2800 E. Alejo Rd., Palm Springs, CA. 92262. She’s the CEO.
– DISCUSSION of the move of the Jackie Lee Thrift Shop moving to Angel View facility on Indian Canyon and their new partnership.
– DISCUSSION of the fact that they did this in order to create space needed to serve the needs of Alzheimer’s and Dementia patients.
– DISCUSSION of the fact that then they can eventually serve folks w/ diabetes, cardio-vascular, who are frail, etc.
– The NVC Alzheimer’s and Dementia facility will have a new, secure entrance around back, a view the mountains, view of the planes landing and taking off, etc. Hope to open this aspect the end of May. It’s all renovations, not new construction. NVC is 41 years old.
– Most people come to the NVC on the Sunline Bus Line. NVC also has vans.
(760) 323-7676)


D.A.P./D.O.F.L. Segment – April 13, 2019

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 2 – D.A.P./D.O.F.L. Segment

DESERT AIDS PROJECT/DINING OUT FOR LIFE w/ Steven Henke and Darryl Tucci re: 4.25.19 – Dining Out for Life.
– Steven Henke is the Director of Community Development for Desert Aids Project; Darryl is the Chief of Development for Desert Aids Project.
– LIVE from the 4/9 @ 5:30 “Kick Off Party” for Dining out for Life @ “849”. Hoping 100 restaurants will participate this year.
– 4/25 – DINING OUT FOR LIFE; all over the United States.
– The 2nd top performing area in all North America is Palm Springs.
– The three top earning restaurants in all of North America are also here….Spencer’s, Trio and LuLu.
(760) 323-2118)

Steven & Darryl

Desert Care Network Segment – April 13, 2019

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 3 – Desert Care Network Segment

DESERT CARE NETWORK/D.R.M.C./J.F.K. HI-DESERT w/ Cassie Mayberry re: She’s the Marketing Coordinator for DCN.
– DISCUSSION of the scope of the events she puts together for DCN.
– DISCUSSION of the FREE Health Seminar Series “When the Minutes Matter” Disaster Preparedness Training. Two parts; Wed., 6/5 @ JFK about what to do BEFORE A natural disaster. Thurs., 6/6 @ Stergios Building from 10 AM to 1 PM about: how to stop bleeding, wound packing, tourniquet application, first aid and hands-only CPR. Light breakfast provided on 6/6, pre-registration is encouraged. (833) 818-0783.
– Everyone who attends will get a CPR training kit AND A Stop the Bleed certification, AND An Earthquake Safety Checklist.


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