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Trish Schurkamp, director of the Wyandotte County Historical Museum in Bonner Springs, will be on Timeline to talk about all of exhibits and treasures there. Timeline is reaching out to our neighboring counties to learn their overlapping stories of Kansas history, especially in northeast Kansas. Our FM signal 101.7 makes it possible for listeners in these areas to hear us now and we are glad to include them in our programming. Welcome to Timeline, Wyandotte County Historical Museum!
On today's show with Clenece Hills,
Singing duo Sue Malloy and Brad Boerger will tell us about their combined musical histories, and the processes they use to compose and perform. We will even hear a few selections of the music they create together!
(Original music selections used with permission from Sue Malloy and Brad Boerger)
It’s the first day of spring, and we are talking parks and prom dresses!
Lisa Purdon, store manager, and board member Mindy Downs will be here to talk about the Great Prom Dress Giveway, sponsored by the Social Service League, Lawrence’s oldest charity which began in 1863!
Roger Steinbrock of Lawrence Parks and Recreation will be here to give us an update on the continuing development of Sesquicentennial Point, a part of the Master Plan for LPRD.
On today's show with host Clenece Hills:
Events leading up to the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Lawrence have been happening everywhere. One of the groups benefiting from all of the fundraising is the Sunrise Project. Emily Hampton and Melissa Frieberger will be on Timeline to talk about the many activities that they oversee for the Sunrise Project. You will learn ways you can participate as a volunteer or as a recipient of their services.
On today's show with Clenece Hills,
It is Academy Awards season and Paul Miles Schneider, film historian, will be on Timeline to talk about movies of the past. There is an outside possibility we might slip in a comment or two about the Academy Awards from Sunday night. Paul has a background in film and is very knowledgeable about old movies.
On Part 1 of today's show, Steve Novak and Brittany Keegan of the Watkins Museum will be on Timeline to tell us about new exhibits and events at our wonderful museum operated by the Douglas County Historical Society.
On Part 2 of today's show, George Frazier, author of The Last Wild Places of Kansas. You will enjoy learning about this wonderful book, published by the University Press of Kansas. George says in his prologue that this book "is my love letter to the unique landscapes and eccentric characters that have enriched my life and helped mold my unwavering belief in the sanctity of wild Kansas."
My guest is be the irrepressible Tom Hedrick, long-time broadcaster for sports in the Lawrence area and beyond. Tom currently is the sportscaster for Baker University. Tom has stories that will inform and entertain you. We will talk about his life-long ties with KLWN and people he has worked with through the years.
On this first Monday of February I am privileged to have Ralph Gage as my guest. Ralph is a retired executive of The World Company and he will share his memories of 43 years of working with the Journal-World. This is a return engagement so that we can continue the conversation we started a year and a half ago!
Barbara Higgins-Dover, founder of the Abe and Jake Museum in Lawrence, will be on Timeline to talk about the new movie about these two interesting fishermen on the Kaw River. Joining her is Craig Watson, who is helping to create the movie.
We will also talk a little about Kansas Day recognition on this last Monday in January.
Joe Vaughan, former news director at KLWN, will be on Timeline and we will talk about his books, yes, plural, books! As an author, Joe has concentrated on histories of the Kansas City area.
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