Healthy High Season Events
Mar. 6-7 • 7th annual ‘It Happens to Boys’ Conference by Creative Change Conferences focusing on the impact of abuse and trauma on survivors. Taking place at The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower Medical Center, 39000 Bob Hope Drive in Rancho Mirage; 8:30 am to 5:30 pm each day. $250 conference ticket includes lunch both days. For more information or to register, call (760) 346.4606 or visit www.CreativeChangeConferences.com.
Mar. 21 • 7th annual Trilogy Health & Wellness Fair. FREE and open to the public 9:00 am to 12:00 pm in La Quinta. Over 30 local health and wellness professionals will be featured with music, food and raffle prize drawings benefitting CV Volunteers in Medicine. Trilogy Resort is located at 60-750 Trilogy Parkway in La Quinta. For more information call (760) 777.6046.
Mar. 27-29 • Coachella Valley Expedition. Doctors, dentists, and health care practitioners are needed for this 3-day free medical and dental clinic which will serve over 1,000 people a day at the Riverside County Fairgrounds in Indio. For more information or to volunteer, visit www.CaliforniaCareforce.org.
Mar. 28 • 20th annual Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes. Presented by the Desert Diabetes Club, this FREE event is open to the public and all those interested in diabetes care. Many medical speakers are featured and this year’s celebrity keynote speaker is actor/dancer and diabetes advocate, Ben Vereen. 8 am – 3 pm. Visit emc.org/ddc (760) 773.1578.
Mar. 29 • Poses for the People. Join local yoga instructors for a day of health and wellness benefitting CV Volunteers in Medicine. Demonstrations and a one-hour class for all ages and ability will be performed to live music. Civic Center Park, Palm Desert 10 am. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the post-practice concert. Special program for kids as well! Donations $25 in advance/$35 onsite. PosesForThePeople.com firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apr. 16 • Body in Balance. Women Leaders Forum Lunch & Learn featuring top wellness professionals discussing how keeping your body physically balanced can aid in balancing all other aspects of your life – for the rest of your life. 11:30 am – 1:30pm. Agua Caliente Resort & Spa. All welcome! Tickets $35 members/$45 non-members. Visit WLFDesert.org.
Apr. 30 • Dining Out for Life. Treat yourself, family and friends to dinner on the town and help fight AIDS. On this one special day, over 35 participating restaurants, coffee shops, and bars throughout the Coachella Valley commit to donating a portion of their proceeds to client services at Desert AIDS Project. For a list of participating establishments, visit www.diningoutforlife.com/palmsprings or call (760) 992.0442.
May 20 • Desert Health® Wellness Awards honoring those in our community moving health and wellness forward. All welcome! Enjoy dining stations including Protein Power, Mediterranean Medley, and Vegetable Veranda, a guest speaker, silent auction and the awards presentation from over 50 nominations submitted. Tickets $75 and available at www.DesertHealthNews.com. (760) 238.0245.