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Desert Classic

January 16-20, 2019

The PGA Tournament is celebrating 60 years and will continue to offer an enhanced fan experience by providing three amazing on-course fan venues, high energy concerts after golf on Friday (Sammy Hagar) and Saturday (Bad Company) nights on the PGA WEST driving range and world class PGA TOUR golf headlined by tournament ambassador Phil Mickelson and defending champion Jon Rahm. PGA WEST and La Quinta Country Club. Tickets $30 and available at Desert-Classic.com.

Women Leaders Forum’s Women Who Rule

January 25, 2019

Presented by Desert Regional Medical Center. Raise a toast – and college scholarships – for Young Women Leaders while honoring dynamic community leaders at this celebratory luncheon. Champagne reception/silent auction start 11am. Agua Caliente Resort. (760) 837.7222. www.wlfdesert.orgRead more here.

Palm Springs Health Run & Fitness Expo

January 26, 2019

Join runners, walkers and health enthusiasts for the 10K, 5K, and 1K Fun Run or simply come for the EXPO featuring over 100 vendors including the Pet Pavilion and Lifestream blood drive. Stay for the 1st Annual Health and Wellness Luncheon honoring Desert Health’s Lauren Del Sarto and United Way of the Desert’s Kristal Granados. Races begin at 8am; luncheon begins at 12pm and tickets are $30. Register at www.PalmSpringsHealthRun.com (760) 409.1530. Read more here.

19th Annual Palm Desert Senior Games & International Sports Festival

February 7 – 10, 2019

The first California senior games of the season include the team events of soccer and volleyball, and individual competition in table tennis, 9-hole golf, track & field, race walking and the most popular of the sports, pickleball. Registration open through January for those ages 35 and up. www.DesertSeniorGames.org or (760) 568.2560.

Indio Senior Center Health Fair

February 12, 2019

Free flu shots, balance testing, blood pressure, nutrition services, giveaways, refreshments and more will be offered at this free event from 9am – 12:30pm at the Indio Senior Center. 45-700 Aladdin St. For information call Sylvia Tenorio (760) 668.0395.

Affair of the Heart

February 14, 2019

This free community education and screening event hosted by Desert Regional Medical Center offers guest speakers, lectures on heart conditions, treatment options and prevention, as well as free blood pressure and blood sugar screenings. (800) 491.4990.

WineLover’s Auction

February 16, 2019

Presented by Desert Care Network, this signature event features a wine reception and dinner to benefit Coachella Valley Volunteers in Medicine. Silent and live auctions feature wine and wine-themed baskets, travel and entertainment, art, jewelry and much more! www.WineLoversAuction.com

12th Annual Desert Woman’s Show

February 16, 2019

One day only at the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort from 10am to 5pm. Fashion shows include Pete Carlson’s with spring arrivals of golf and tennis attire and Macy’s. Guest speakers include Michael Klaper, MD, and life coach, Lynda Reid, author of The Little Book of MORE. Complimentary general admission tickets available online at www.DesertWomansShow.com courtesy of Desert Care Network while supplies last. Diana@MarloProductions.com. Read more here.

12th Annual Greater Palm Springs Food & Wine

February 16, 2019

Formerly Taste of the Valley, this year’s event features your favorite restaurants including Mastro’s, Eight4Nine, Roy’s Hawaiian, Panera Bread, California Pizza Kitchen, Wildest Greens, Daniel’s Table and much more! Tastings and live entertainment sponsored by Big Rock Pub. At the Desert Woman’s Show 11am to 4pm at the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort. Tickets are $20 in advance available at GreaterPalmSpringsFoodandWine.com. Read more here.

Wellness Worth Watching

February 20, 2019

The Mindfulness Movie presented by Eisenhower Health and Desert Health. Learn about the scientific research on the benefits – and the increasing acceptance – of mindfulness for brain health. Annenberg Health Sciences Building at Eisenhower, Rancho Mirage. Doors open 1:30pm; Movie 2-4pm. $5.00. RSVP recommend but not required: (760) 423.4855. reservations@eisenhowerhealth.org (cash only at the door). 

 

11th Annual Trilogy La Quinta Health Fair

February 23, 2019

This festive and free event is open to the public and presented by Desert Health®. A variety of Coachella Valley health professionals will offer demonstrations, samples and product information. Raffle tickets for thousands in prizes available for $1 each to benefit Coachella Valley Volunteers in Medicine. 9am to 12pm. 60-750 Trilogy Pkwy (off Ave. 60) La Quinta (760) 702.3037.

Wellness Worth Watching

March 20, 2019

Queen of the Sun presented by Eisenhower Health and Desert Health takes us on a profound journey through the catastrophic disappearance of bees and the struggles and solutions facing beekeepers, scientists and philosophers. Annenberg Health Sciences Building at Eisenhower, Rancho Mirage. Doors open 1:30pm; Movie 2-4pm. $5. RSVP (760) 423.4855

Wellness Worth Watching

April 24, 2019

Walk with Me presented by Eisenhower Health and Desert Health is a cinematic journey into the world of mindfulness and the Zen Buddist Master Thich Nhat Hanh. Annenberg Health Sciences Building at Eisenhower, Rancho Mirage. Doors open 1:30pm; Movie 2-4pm. $5. RSVP (760) 423.4855.

Desert Health Wellness Awards

May 22, 2019

The S Rancho Mirage

6pm – 9pm

Nominations now open for the 2019 Wellness Awards honoring those in our community moving health and wellness forward. The festive celebration features creative cuisine; guest speakers author Mimi Kirk and integrative doctor William Grimm, DO; awards presentation and many healthy goodies to take home. To submit nominations, click here.

For sponsorship and tickets ($95), contact Lauren@DesertHealthNews.com (760) 238.0245. Read more here.