Podcast Episode 143: Suzy Voss, Creative Arts Club

This week Bob interviews Suzy Voss. Suzy is selecting the instructors who will teach the creative arts classes this season. The Creative Arts Club is designed to reignite that inner child that you lost somewhere between eighth grade and college. Listen in to see if this might open doors for you. An interest in developing your hidden talent is all you need.

Do you have an idea for a podcast episode? Contact Bob Firring at podcast@scshca.com.

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Podcast Episode 142: Karen Adamik, Music Director

This week Bob interviews Karen Adamik, the director of this spring’s musical Once Upon a Mattress.  This is the musical that launched Carol Burnett’s career.  Tune in to learn about the musical, the SCSH Community Singers, and how you can get involved.

Do you have an idea for a podcast episode? Contact Bob Firring at podcast@scshca.com.

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Podcast Episode 141: Larry Bohannan, Golf Writer for The Desert Sun

This week Bob interviews Larry Bohannan, the golf writer for The Desert Sun. Listen in to hear Larry’s take on the state of golf in general, our two local professional tournaments, and local golfers on the rise to watch out for.

Do you have an idea for a podcast episode? Contact Bob Firring at podcast@scshca.com.

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Podcast Episode 140: Leesann Shefa, Yoga Instructor

This week Bob interviews yoga instructor Leesann Sheffa. Leesann is a Bikram trained teacher who brings her life experience and thoughtful nature into the meditative side of yoga. Listen in to see if you might like to try her approach.

Join Leesann on Saturdays at the Santa Rosa Clubhouse:

  • 8:30 AM Yang Vinyasa Yoga
  • 10:00 AM Guided Meditation

Do you have an idea for a podcast episode? Contact Bob Firring at podcast@scshca.com.

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Podcast Episode 139: Tom Kiley & Ed Decker, Starting a Support Group

This week Bob interviews Tom Kiley and Ed Decker. They are two residents who, hurting themselves, discuss the idea of starting a support group for residents hurting and dealing with loss.

Do you have an idea for a podcast episode? Contact Bob Firring at podcast@scshca.com.

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Podcast Episode 137: Judie & Tony Davis

This week Bob interviews Tony and Judie Davis. If they sound familiar it’s because they are on the cover of this month’s issue of The View magazine. Hopefully the interview will make you re-read the article and look at their website. They are a most interesting couple, in a very interesting business.

Judie and Tony Davis
Photo by Donna Raider

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Podcast Episode 136: Shannon Shea, Elder Love USA

This week Bob interviews Shannon Shea, the founder of Elder Love USA. Elder Love is a non-profit that provides in home care for seniors who are above the poverty line, and would like an alternative to "for-profit" companies.

Please listen, as you may have a neighbor or friend who can benefit from this service.

Elder Love USA Website:

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Podcast Episode 135: Carrol Magder, Ari’s Place

This week Bob interviews Carrol Magder, the founder of Ari’s Place. Ari’s Place is a dog sanctuary providing life long care for pets of seniors who can no longer provide care. It also provides temporary care for pets of military on deployment.

Contact Ari's Place:

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Podcast Episode 132: Tai Chi Testimonials

We have offered Tai Chi at Sun City Shadow Hills for almost two years. Regular attendees have experienced remarkable improvement in their health. Tune in to listen to their stories.

Previous Tai Chi Episodes:

 

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Podcast Episode 131: Bruce Latta, Indio Properties

This week Bob interviews Bruce Latta from Indio properties. They discuss development in Indio, particularly development between Monroe and Jackson north of the freeway. Tune in to learn what is happening.

For continuously updated information, follow Bruce on Twitter: @IndioProperties.

 

Do you have an idea for a podcast episode? Contact Bob Firring at podcast@scshca.com.

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Podcast Episode 128: Maureen Boren, Coachella Valley History Museum

In this podcast Bob talks to Maureen Boren. Maureen is on the Board of the Coachella Valley History Museum and also in charge of docents at the Palm Springs Art Museum. The History Museum has two part time job openings and the Art Museum is taking applications for docents. Listen to hear more about these opportunities.

Job Descriptions:

Contact the museum at (760) 342-6651, Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM.


Do you have an idea for a podcast episode? Contact Bob Firring at podcast@scshca.com.

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Podcast Episode 124: JoElla Sheperd, Yoga and Primordial Sound Meditation Teacher

Bob talks with our fitness director, Valeria Batross, and JoElla Sheperd, Yoga and Primordial Sound Meditation Teacher.

For more information on JoElla's upcoming workshop on April 8, click here.


JoElla Sheperd, Valeria Batross, and Bob Firring

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Podcast Episode 121: Personal Training, Brian Waters

This week we share the podcast interview Bob did with Brain Waters. He was our Fitness Lead for a few months before deciding to join the group of personal trainers who are now available to work with you. This is the third in a series of episodes with our personal trainers.


Brian Waters

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Podcast Episode 120: Personal Training, Chris Montgomery

This week we are happy to share the podcast interview we did with Chris Montgomery, another one of our five approved personal trainers. Chris has been working as a personal trainer for over ten years, and over the last three years he has been devoting his education to the body’s fascial system (connective tissue of the body) and is an expert in Fascial Stretch Therapy (FST). Take a listen to learn more about what Chris can offer!


Bob Firring and Chris Montgomery

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Podcast Episode 119: Judith Bennoch, Shadow Hills Got Talent

Today Bob interviews Judith Bennoch, the producer of the upcoming Shadow Hills’s Got Talent show. Tune in to listen to the back story, then go see your neighbors perform. At $5 per ticket, the price is right, and your neighbors will appreciate the support.


Judith Bennouch and Bob Firring

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Podcast Episode 118: Personal Training, Forest Willis

Bob talks with Valeria Batross about our new personal training services and interviews the Forest Willis, the first in a series of episodes with our personal trainers.

Forest is a trainer that is prepared, enthusiastic and driven in helping people achieve their individual goals and full potential, he also is completing his Fitness Specialist Degree from College of the Desert and is currently a trainer at Monterey Country Club as well at the college itself.


Forest Willis, Valeria Batross, and Bob Firring

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Podcast Episode 116: SCSH Computer Club

We are very fortunate to have a team of computer aficionados who are eager to share their knowledge with the residents. This week Bob interviews two of the leaders: Traci Barnett and Suzy Kerekes. Tune in to learn their plans for 2018.


Bob Firring, Susy Kerekes, and Traci Barnett

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Podcast Episode 115: Dr. Robert Haberkorn & Valeria Batross

This week Bob interviews our Fitness Director Valeria Batross and her newest teacher, Dr. Robert Haberkorn. Dr. Haberkorn, a chiropractor, has been studying the newest form of Tai Chi, “Tai Chi Sun.” He will begin classes here starting next month. Valeria also provides an update on all aspects of the programs she supervises.


Dr. Robert Haberkorn, Valeria Batross, and Bob Firring

Do you have an idea for a podcast episode? Contact Bob Firring at podcast@scshca.com.

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