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Museum Segment – February 2, 2022

5:00 – 6:00 AM and 9:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 3 Seg 2 – Museum Segment

Hour 3 Seg 2

ACT FOR MS w/ Ann Greer re: 73-710 Fred Waring Dr., Ste., # 118, Palm Desert, CA. 92260.
– REPORT that on Thurs., Feb., 3, “Pinot Pallet” $45. In Rancho Mirage and Includes all supplies. Snacks and wine. Limited number may attend.
– HOLD THE DATE: Sun., March 13 @ 6 PM Springs Gala @ the Rancho Los Palmas Marriott.  $300. Beach party theme. Cocktails, dinner, dancing, show.
– (contact info: www.actforms.org and (760) 773-9806).
PALM SPRINGS AIR MUSEUM w/ Ann Greer re:745 N. Gene Autry Tr., Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– REPORT that the Museum is open 10 – 5 every day. With over 70 vintage aircraft in 4 hangers.
– REPORT that the B25 used in the film Memphis Belle is now on site. There for the next 2 years.
– REPORT on Feb., on-going exhibition until Feb., 15 by Stan Stokes.  10 AM to 5 PM daily. He is our local aviation artist, Stan Stokes will exhibit his portraits of the Tuskegee Airmen. He has a 10-panel mural of the Tuskegee Airmen in the European Hanger @ the Museum.
– REPORT on Sat., Feb., 5 @ 1 PM, program on “4 Trips to Poland”.
– REPORT on Sat., Feb., 12 @ 1 PM, program Bessie Coleman to honor Black History Month.
– REPORT on Sat., Feb., 17 @ 1 PM, program by Dr. Ed Gordon about Judgement @ Nuremberg.
– HOLD THE DATE: Fri. March 25 for the Gala w/ Joe Mantegna emceeing.  Celebrating advances in technology.
– REPORT on Warbird Rides, listed on websites. – Warbird Rides available for $195. Book online for a ride in one of 2 P-51, (“Bunny” and “Man of War”) C-47, T28, T33 (jet).
– HOLD THE DATE; Feb., 18 for the Gala. Honoring folks who have been in jets and space.
– REPORT that KIDS get in FREE w/ a paying adult.
– REPORT on the “sale table” and gift shop.
– (contact info: www.psairmuseum.org and (760) 778-6262.)
WARING INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION. w/ Ann Greer re: 73-710 Fred Waring Dr., #201, Palm Desert, CA. 92260.
– REPORT on the need for host homes.
– HOLD THE DATE: For the Gala date changed to Monday Mar., 28, 2022 @ Westin Mission Hills. Tickets are $300 – $500.
– REPORT that the VWIP Competition will come back IN PERSON in April 10 – 18, 2022. Expecting 25 contestants ages 18 TO 31. City of Palm Desert is the Host Sponsor again and the events will be FREE thanks to the City of Palm Desert.
– REPORT that volunteer training will begin soon.
– (contact info: www.vwipc.org and (760) 773-2575).


Rest in Peace

R.I.P. Lovely Desert resident, philanthropist and all around great gal, Peggy Cravens.

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