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Theatre Segment – June 5, 2021

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 1 – Theatre Segment

MCCALLUM THEATRE w/ Jeff Norman, V. P of Communications and Public Affairs re: 73000 Fred Waring Dr., Palm Desert, CA. 92260.
– REPORT on the activities @ the Theatre during the Pandemic. The educational programs continued virtually thru the efforts of Kajsa, the Ed. Dir. of the Theatre.
– REPORT that these educational programs are available in archived form for teachers.
– REPORT on the “Ghostlights” Series they’ve had.
– REPORT on the new CEO, Jamie Grant and his plans and dreams for the future.
– 12.3 Theatre will open after 632 days of shut-down w/ “HairSpray”. Tickets went on sale in early May. Many shows are already sold out!!!
– REPORT that if you make a donation of @ least $100. you get to purchase your tickets in advance of the general public.
– DISCUSSION that the McCallum is NON-PROFIT. Their budget is $6 million a year so your support is important.
– REPORT on the Broadway Series for next Season. “Hairspray”, “Jersey Boys”, “Beautiful”, and “Fiddler On The Roof”.
– REPORT on the returning shows; National Geographic Series; Tribute to Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme; the Divas; 10 Tenors; Pink Martini; Michael Feinstein salute to Judy Garland;
– REPORT on the partnership w/ Eisenhower Health to be certain the Theatre is safe and in compliance w/ all protocols and procedures.
– REPORT on their participation in the Cultural Leaders group that has been so supportive of smaller local venues here in the Valley throughout the shut-down.
www.mccallumtheatre.com
(760) 340-ARTS (2787)

Jeff

cont. Theatre Segment – June 5, 2021

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 2 – cont. Theatre Segment

COACHELLA VALLEY THEATERS w/ Tracey Essex re: CVRep Executive Director.
– UPDATED REPORT on CA. performing arts organizations. CA State Senate Labor, Public Employment and Retirement Committee recently passed Senate Bill 805. Creates a critical funding infrastructure to help small non-profit performing arts companies comply w/ AB5.
– REPORT that L.A. Country will soon be moving into the Yellow tier allowing reopening of most theaters. Hope to have a full re-opening by June 15.
www.cvrep.org
-REPORT THAT TIX ON SALE FOR THE Waring International Piano Concert June 24th. Ron Celona will announce CVRep’s new season themed “Hopes, Dreams & Expectations” soon.
www.desertroseplayhouse.com.
– REPORT that June 23, Miss Firecracker Contest.
www.dezartperforms.com
– REPORT from Michael Shaw that they will kick off the new season w/ a musical in October.
www.greenroomtheatrecompany.org
-REPORT there will be a teen conservatory from July 22 to July 31. Regular season beings in October w/ “The Merry Wives of Windsor”.
www.mccallumtheatre.com
– REPORT on McCallumTheatre has season tickets on sale since May.
www.palmcanyontheatre.net
– REPORT that Palm Canyon Theatre will have their “in person” 25th annual Children’s Theater Camp June 14 – July 24.
www.theatre29.org
-REPORT the “The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe” will be on stage 9/20 to 9/5.
REPORT ON THEATRES NATIONWIDE;
– REPORT that Broadway is back!!!. More than a dozen theaters are starting to sell tickets. Summer should see all of the theatres open. Shows: “Six”; “Dear Evan Hansen”; “Ain’t Too Proud, the Life & Times of the Temptations”; “Diana”. Plug for A.C.T.’s New York Broadway Show Tour. Details @ www.act-tours.com and (760) 322-1247.
www.newyorktheatreguide.com.
– REPORT that Branson, Missouri still has all theatres open and is experiencing brisk ticket sales. Has NEVER SHUT DOWN. “Minim iCircus”; “Illusion Magic Show”, etc. www.bransonshows.com.
email: tessex@nullcvep.org
(760) 861-1006)

Tracey

Museum Segment – June 5, 2021

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 3 – Museum Segment

PALM SPRINGS ART MUSEUM w/ Scott Slaven re: Director of Marketing, Communications and Graphic Design. 101 N. Museum Dr., Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– REPORT: Need to get your tickets in advance. Thursdays between 5 and 7, Kids get in FREE. Still get tickets @ www.psmuseum.org.
– REPORT that there are 5 new exhibitions; 1. Agnes Pelton Desert; 2. Agnes Pelton Landscape; 3. Helen Lunderberg; 4. Glass, “pure, simple and beautiful forms”; 5. July 1 – Robert Longo’s 7 Charcoal drawings.
– REPORT on how delicate glass etc. from the permanent collection is moved in and out of the Museum. The museum has storage units around the Valley that are climate controlled.
– REPORT on the “History of Suspended Time, A Tribute to the Impossible” car in front of the Museum.
– REPORT that the Architecture and Design Center is staying closed until September and will open w/ “The Modern Chair”.
– DISCUSSION that “Forever Marilyn”. No date for installation yet.
www.psmuseum.org
(760) 322-4800)

Scott

“Go Green” Segment – June 5, 2021

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 1 – “Go Green” Segment

DESERT WATER AGENCY w/ Ashley Metzger re: 1200 S. Gene Autry Tr., Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– REPORT on her TWO sons, Dillon and Chase.
– REPORT on the delivery process for Chase during Covid.
– REPORT that the lobby @ DWA will re-open soon. Ashley is back @ work @ the office.
– DISCUSSION of summer and water issues. Water use peaks. State wide drought, but not in the CV. Northern and Southern California have the drought issues. We are on top of a huge aquifer.
– REPORT on the DWA incentives to help people make the right water choice. www.dwa.org/phase.
– REPORT that DWA is working to finalize a water shortage plan in case of some kind of emergency. Hearing information on this; www.dwa.org/uwmp.
– REPORT on all the aid available for help w/ water bills. Up to $200/yr. in assistance.
– REPORT that our water is tested www.dwa.org/wqr for water quality reports. We have NO LEAD in our system.
– REPORT that the DWA’s Webinars will continue. All archived ones and dates of upcoming ones are on the website.
www.dwa.org
(760) 323-4971)

Ashley

“Tech Talk” Segment – June 5, 2021

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 2 – “Tech Talk” Segment

EGGHEAD IT w/ Dennis Shelly re:
– QUESTIONS from “Joey Pals”.
1. Should I turn off my computer when I go on vacation? (“yes” if your computer is older, “no” if it’s newer.)
2. What is ransomware? (Computer files are attacked and stolen and held for ransom. Monies need to be paid and then you get your data back.)
– REPORT on how Dennis can “take over” your computer and NOW also your phone and IPad remotely, monitor hacks, and run all diagnostic checks for $50./month for up to 3 devices. Spam Assassin is one of his programs.
1. $20/month – Standard program – Covers 1 user, 3 devices. Anti-virus and discount rates for on-site service.
2. $34. – Advanced program. – Anti-virus and unlimited “over-the-phone” support.
3. $50/month – Premium program. – All of the above PLUS data back up and security.
– ANNOUNCEMENT that Dennis’s anti-virus program is rated higher than Lifelock.
3. How can I prevent hacking? (best way to prevent is to sign up w/ Dennis for his monitoring programs.)
4. How can I erase myself from the Internet? (you can’t.)
– DISCUSSION about keeping yourself and your information SAFE. Use common sense.
www.eggheadit.com
(760) 205-0105)

Dennis

DAPHealth/Revivals Segment – June 5, 2021

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 3 – DAPHealth/Revivals Segment

MR. COMMUNITY w/ Steven Henke re: 1695 N. Sunrise Way, P.S. 92262.
– REPORT on Ruta Lee’s book signing @ “Just Fabulous” on May 30.
– REPORT on the “upward trend in retail” and the “circular economy” that Revivals is such a part of. Younger folks feel this attitude is better for the environment.
– REPORT on 4 REVIVALS @ www.revivalsstores.com @ all four stores. Open 7 days a week. 10 to 6 PM. All precautions and protocols are in place.
– REPORT on the opening of Revivals Store #4 in Indio. Monroe and Hwy., 111. 18,000 square feet. Great Vietnamese restaurant next door. Great selection of previously owned wedding dresses @ this new store.
– REV Club (Revivals Extreme Values) email once a week w/ notice of a festival of savings in June, since the new store is in Indio, the CITY OF FESTIVALS. Sign up on the Revivals web site; www.revivalsstores.com.
– REPORT that in the P.S. store you can fill a basket of books for $5. Thru June.
– REPORT that all 4 Revivals Stores (Palm Springs, Cathedral City, Palm Desert and Indio) are now open 10 AM to 5 PM, Mon. – Sat., and 10 AM to 4 PM, Sundays.
– REPORT that 75% of each store is resale. 25% is new merchandise. ALL proceeds benefit DAP Health.
– REPORT on how to win a $1,000. shopping spree @ Revivals. Enter on the web site to win the end of June.
– DISCUSSION of Community Events; Stagecoach and Coachellafest will be back next April; the Marilyn Forever Statue coming back; the renewed business our restaurants are doing.
– REPORT on “Mimosa Men” show @ Oscars. www.oscarscabaret.com for tickets.
– REPORT on “Wildest Restaurant and Bar” being new to the Joey English Show. www.wildestrestaurant.com.
– REPORT on Billy Reed’s chicken pot pie.
www.daphealth.org
www.revivalsstores.com
(760) 323-2118)

Steven

“Restaurant of the Week” Segment – May 29, 2021

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 1 – “Restaurant of the Week” 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; DAP Health Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
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“RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK” w/ Jacky Donnell re: “Elmer’s” 1030 E. Palm Cyn., Dr., Palm Springs.
– REPORT on the dining INSIDE AND OUT now.
Tables are socially distant inside. Outside dining thru the summer will continue w/ fans, misters, umbrellas etc.
– REPORT on Joey’s crab-avocado omelette.
– REPORT on newer menu items; Strawberry apple poppyseed salad; fresh strawberry crepes, etc. Prime rib every night from 4 PM on.
– Open 7 days a week; great children’s menu.
– REPORT on corporate during the Pandemic; Palm Springs Elmer’s is #1. Oregon was hard hit but open now. Idaho was open most of the time w/ no mask and capacity restrictions; Arizona as well; Washington was closed for a bit, open now.
– REPORT on all the partitions she installed. Jacky will probably keep for privacy issues between booths.
– REPORT that you can wait in your cool car for your seating and you will be paged when it’s your turn.
– REPORT that Jacky will honor Veterans on Memorial Day w/ various programs. Identify yourself as a Veteran when you get there.
– DISCUSSION that no reservations are being taken right now.
– DISCUSSION of the sanitizing and cleaning that is still going on.
– DISCUSSION that Jacky was first to start seating on the front lawn March of last year. Breakfast, lunch and dinner inside, on the patio, or on the lawn.
– DISCUSSION that she’s in her 42nd year w/ Elmer’s.
www.eatatelmers.com
(760) 327-8419)

Jacky

Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment “The Medicine Cabinet” Segment – May 29, 2021

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 2 – Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment “The Medicine Cabinet”

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; DAP Health Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

DESERT OASIS HEALTHCARE w/ Dr. Brian Hodgkins re: Executive V.P. of Clinical Operations; 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”. Leads the COVID-10 Taskforce.
– REPORT that we are entering our 64th week of the Pandemic.
– REPORT that 130 million Americans have had 2 shots; 165 million Americans have had 1 shot.
– REPORT that we still need a plan regarding masks, coming back to work, etc. A month of more information.
– “Questions from a “Joey Pal”.
1. Ahead of my time, should I get a 3rd dose of vaccine? (re: Booster. When do you get it and which one will you get. Date still being collected. Not to worry until after the 1st of the year. We will need one every year or every other year….get use to the booster).
– REPORT on folks who got first dose in another country and are coming here now. The booster will be a single dose of either Pfiser, Moderna and DOES NOT HAVE TO BE THE SAME as your original vaccine.
– REPORT that in some instances they will “re-start your vaccination process”.
– DISCUSSION of how/where you will “show” your vaccination card. Get use to this idea.
2. Is there someone who legitimately SHOULD/COULD NOT get vaccinated? (We still have title 7 wavers, medical wavers, religious wavers. CDC recognized only TWO medical reasons; 1. You had a contraindicated reaction to your first shot. 2. You can prove you have an allergy to one of the components of the vaccine. Person will get a form to fill in.)
3. Is the Melbourne strain uncontrollable? (This variant is known to react to the vaccines.)
– REPORT the D.O.H.C. Mobile Unit is out and about giving FREE vaccines.
www.mydohc.com
www.myturn.ca.gov
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

cont. Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment “The Medicine Cabinet” – May 29, 2021

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 3 – cont. Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment “The Medicine Cabinet”

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; DAP Health Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

DESERT OASIS HEALTHCARE w/ Dr. Brian Hodgkins re: Executive V.P. of Clinical Operations; 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”. Leads the COVID-10 Taskforce.
– “Questions from a “Joey Pal”.
1. Are folks having chest pains after they get vaccinated? (This is happening. More in folks under the age of 25 have these symptoms. Something to do w/ inflammation, infection, clotting issues. It is rare and clears up w/ no repercussions.)
– REPORT on Joey’s appointment thru D.O.H.C. w/ a great new cardiologist.
2. Chinese say there is a new Pandemic? (Probably. Always on the edge of a new one. We are preparing in a better way now. We will be prepared for the next one.)
– DISCUSSION that we are still vaccinating via the D.O.H.C. Mobile Van. June 1 come to the ACE Hotel in Palm Springs. Anyone who wants to come from 10 to 3. Guests, tourists, residents. Anyone who gets vaccinated will get a FREE pass to the Ace Pool.
– REPORT that if you have a business and want the Mobile Van to come to you and vaccinate folks, call (760) 969-6555.
– REPORT that even one shot of the vaccine gives you almost 80% efficacy right off the bat.
– HOLD THE DATE; 6/17 – HARC is sponsoring the C.V. Virtual Workplace Wellness Symposium in partnership w/ D.O.H.C..
www.myturn.ca.gov
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

5th Sat., Giveaway Segment – May 29, 2021

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 1 – 5th Sat., Giveaway 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; DAP Health Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

PALM SPRINGS AIR MUSEUM w/ Ann Greer, re: 745 N. Gene Autry Tr., Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– REPORT on Memorial Day Weekend; 5/30 and 5/31 will have the same schedule w/ one exception.
1. Doors open 10 AM both days. Events start @ 1 PM each day and the “gold star” families will be recognized @ that time, both days. Hangers will be open and masks w/ be required.
2. Selling Warbird rides both days.
3. Will do the “missing man” formation both days.
4. Will drop 3000 white (for the older wars) and red (for the more recent conflicts) carnations both days.
7. “Heatwave Jazz Band”, bagpipes, food trucks, canteen both days.
8. Regular admission from $19.50 and kids under 12 get in FREE w/ a paid adult both days. Limited capacity so buy your tickets on-line and designate WHICH DAY you want to come. FREE parking both days.
– REPORT ON THE DIFFERENT THINGS.
1. Monday @ 10 AM the unveiling and dedication of the bronze statue to honor the Tuskegee Airmen.
– REPORT that the Air Museum will be in partnership w/ Sharp Education for summer camps when school ends. www.sharpeducation.com.
www.palmspringsairmuseum.org
(760) 778-6262)

Ann

Rest in Peace

5.5 – R.I.P. Cheeta the Chimp. Loved those Tarzan Movies you starred in. Blessings to your long-time “keeper”/friend/”father” Dan Westfall.

Naomi Judd. 1.11.1946 – 4.30.2022

 

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