10th Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon Benefiting Senior Center Programming and Meals-On-Wheels

The Joslyn Center will be hosting its 10th Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon, this year themed ‘Joslyn in Bloom,’ on Thursday, March 28, 2019, at the Agua Caliente Resort and Spa in Rancho Mirage, presented by the Auen Foundation. Taking place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., the event features a fashionista experience complete with runway models. Also during the event outstanding leaders of the Cove Communities will be honored for their tremendous contributions to the desert communities and supporting The Joslyn Center in Palm Desert.

Produced by Susan Stein, Fashion Director/Scene Editor for Palm Springs Life and the Creative Director/Producer for Fashion Week El Paseo, the runway will feature local and notable style-makers and trendsetters, with models flaunting the latest in spring collections, including apparel from esteemed area retailers such as Saks Fifth Avenue.

The fashion show will follow a champagne reception and silent auction beginning at 11:00 a.m. Proceeds from the event benefit The Joslyn Center’s integrated programing and activities that are designed to meet the needs of 2,200 plus seniors and active adults in our community; and Meals-On-Wheels program which delivers fresh nutritious meals to home-bound frail seniors.

During the event three outstanding leaders will be recognized for their ongoing commitment and support of the Joslyn Senior Center and the people they serve. The three honorees are Indian Wells Council Member Kimberly Muzik, Palm Desert Council Member Kathleen Kelly, and Rancho Mirage Mayor Pro Tem Iris Smotrich.


In addition to Presenting Sponsor Auen Foundation, other sponsors include Producing Sponsor Jack and Patti Grundhofer, Platinum Sponsor Desert Oasis Healthcare, Gold Sponsor Dennis Flaig and Saks Fifth Avenue.

Tickets can be purchased by calling 760.340.3220, Extension 105.  Limited VIP Experience tickets for $125 are still available as well as $75 General Admission seating. 

The Joslyn Center has been an essential part of the local senior community since 1981. It is a nonprofit community organization providing programs, services and activities for seniors and older adults in Palm Desert, Rancho Mirage, Indian Wells, and neighboring communities. Each day The Joslyn Center has between 250 to 400 visitors and boasts 2,200 plus members ranging in age from 50 to 105. The Joslyn Center members have access to the center’s free activities and clubs as well as receiving discounts to select fee-based programs. All adults, 50 years of age and older, are eligible for membership. Joslyn Center is also the home of the Arthur Newman Theatre. 

For more information or to learn how The Joslyn Center is enriching lives every day, visit www.JoslynCenter.org or call 760-340-3220.