Arts and Culture http://kbia.org en Folk Musicians Cathy & Dave & Lesley (Performance) http://kbia.org/post/folk-musicians-cathy-dave-lesley-performance <p>Today Paul Pepper is joined by local folk musicians Cathy Barton, Dave Para and Lesley Oswald. Their performance of "River's Reach" [at 2:35] is from "Gumbo Bottoms: A Big Muddy Musical," happening this weekend at Turner Hall in Boonville. July 10, 2014<iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/dcYCN8-TSp8?list=UUnQ5mTy8Gfd1K7YAoh0TROA" width="560"></iframe></p><div id="ynano_hooks_page" style="display: none;"><div id="callsToClient_page" style="display:none;">&nbsp;</div><div id="eventsFromClient_page" style="display:none;">&nbsp;</div></div> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:50:00 +0000 Paul Pepper 55278 at http://kbia.org Storyteller Pablo, "The Incident at Bleeding Creek Treacle" http://kbia.org/post/storyteller-pablo-incident-bleeding-creek-treacle <p>Today Paul Pepper welcomes back local storyteller Pablo, who shares the story of "The Incident at Bleeding Creek Treacle," which is based on true events. July 9, 2014<iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/RFc4gbF2Z0M" width="560"></iframe></p><div id="ynano_hooks_page" style="display: none;"><div id="callsToClient_page" style="display:none;">&nbsp;</div><div id="eventsFromClient_page" style="display:none;">&nbsp;</div></div> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:50:00 +0000 Paul Pepper 55277 at http://kbia.org Animated film on 2008 Kirkwood City Hall shooting asks, has the culture changed? http://kbia.org/post/animated-film-2008-kirkwood-city-hall-shooting-asks-has-culture-changed <p>On Feb. 7, 2008, Cookie Thornton, a resident of the Meacham Park neighborhood in Kirkwood, entered a Kirkwood City Council meeting and started shooting. Six people died, including Thornton.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Filmmaker Sarah Paulsen has recently produced an animated film,&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Elegy to Connie</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, that focuses on&nbsp;the story of Kirkwood Councilwoman Connie&nbsp;</span>Karr<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, one of the victims, and her efforts to give greater voice to women and minorities.</span></p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 12:57:07 +0000 Amanda Honigfort 55844 at http://kbia.org Animated film on 2008 Kirkwood City Hall shooting asks, has the culture changed? Thinking Out Loud: Cypress String Quartet and Judith Zaimont http://kbia.org/post/thinking-out-loud-cypress-string-quartet-and-judith-zaimont <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>A pair of members of the virtuoso ensemble the <a href="http://cypressquartet.com/">Cypress String Quartet</a> recently talked with KBIA's Trevor Harris. That interview and a talk with contemporary American composer Judith Zaimont are the topics on this week's <em><a href="http://kbia.org/programs/thinking-out-loudhttp://kbia.org/programs/thinking-out-loud">Thinking Out Loud</a></em> on <a href="http://www.kbia.org">KBIA</a>. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:23:36 +0000 Trevor Harris 55799 at http://kbia.org Thinking Out Loud: Cypress String Quartet and Judith Zaimont Melanie Knocke, CPS Planetarium, "Astronaut" http://kbia.org/post/melanie-knocke-cps-planetarium-astronaut <p>Today Paul Pepper visits with MELANIE KNOCKE, Director of the Columbia Public Schools Planetarium, about an opportunity for the community to see pieces of the space shuttle up close and personal! July 8, 2014<iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/ZQzONCmnZFg?list=UUnQ5mTy8Gfd1K7YAoh0TROA" width="560"></iframe></p><div id="ynano_hooks_page" style="display: none;"><div id="callsToClient_page" style="display:none;">&nbsp;</div><div id="eventsFromClient_page" style="display:none;">&nbsp;</div></div> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:50:00 +0000 Paul Pepper 55276 at http://kbia.org Voluntary Action Center & Talking Horse Productions, "O'Keeffe" http://kbia.org/post/voluntary-action-center-talking-horse-productions-okeeffe <div>Today Paul Pepper and NICK FOSTER talk about Christmas in July, which is happening this Thursday. Plus, take a look at some pictures featured in the 2015 Voluntary Action Center calendar! At [4:36] ED HANSON returns to give us a sneak preview of "O'Keeffe," a traveling production staying put for two weeks at Talking Horse Productions. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:50:00 +0000 Paul Pepper 55275 at http://kbia.org Boone County Hams (Performance) http://kbia.org/post/boone-county-hams-performance-1 <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It's the Fourth of July! Celebrate Independence Day with three patriotic songs performed by the Boone County Hams! July 4, 2014</span></p> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 16:07:26 +0000 Paul Pepper 55274 at http://kbia.org Have fun with fireworks, but use caution http://kbia.org/post/have-fun-fireworks-use-caution <p></p><p>The Fourth of July holiday conjures up images of cookouts, watermelon, time at the lake and, of course, fireworks to celebrate our country’s independence from Great Britain.&nbsp; But the fun times can turn to tragedy if precautions aren’t taken when lighting the Roman candles, bottle rockets and other things found at local fireworks stands.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 13:06:08 +0000 Michele Skalicky 55635 at http://kbia.org Have fun with fireworks, but use caution Jo Manhart, Missouri Egg Council, "Deviled Eggs" http://kbia.org/post/jo-manhart-missouri-egg-council-deviled-eggs <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today Paul Pepper welcomes back longtime guest JO </span>MANHART<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Missouri Egg Council, to share tips and secrets and actually make deviled eggs - a Fourth of July picnic favorite! July 3, 2014<iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/5I10qTR0-Xg?list=UUnQ5mTy8Gfd1K7YAoh0TROA" width="560"></iframe></span></p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 13:42:26 +0000 Paul Pepper 55273 at http://kbia.org Visually Appealing: STL’s Contemporary Art Museum Wants Your Cat Videos http://kbia.org/post/visually-appealing-stl-s-contemporary-art-museum-wants-your-cat-videos Felines are fickle subjects when it comes to video (and almost everything else).<p>The reclusive stars that rule my home scoff at commands to do something cute for the camera. Plus, their 23-hour-a-day sleep schedule leaves only a small window for any possible action shots of bathing, eating or chasing the elusive red dot. What would Frank Capra do?<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="Sam and Max show zero interest in a film career." data-attribution="Credit Nancy Fowler | St. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 12:39:41 +0000 Nancy Fowler 55570 at http://kbia.org Visually Appealing: STL’s Contemporary Art Museum Wants Your Cat Videos Thinking Out Loud: Saving the Lincoln School http://kbia.org/post/thinking-out-loud-saving-lincoln-school <p>From 1914 to 1954 if you were black in Kirksville you attended the segregated <a href="https://www.dnr.mo.gov/shpo/survey/SWAS023-S.pdf">Lincoln School</a>. In this episode of <em><a href="http://kbia.org/programs/thinking-out-loud-kbia-hd">Thinking Out Loud</a></em> hear voices of Lincoln School alumni Clyde Johnson and a handful of local residents who want to see the Lincoln School building preserved. Some local visionaries imagine the school as a 21st century educational center for all residents of Kirksville. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 19:50:20 +0000 Trevor Harris 55290 at http://kbia.org Thinking Out Loud: Saving the Lincoln School Maplewood Barn, "Adam's Eve" & Phoenix Programs, Inc. http://kbia.org/post/maplewood-barn-adams-eve-phoenix-programs-inc <div></div><div>Today Paul Pepper and BRAD BUCHANAN talk about "Adam's Eve," Maplewood Barn Theatre's latest production, in which the setting is our very own Columbia! At [4:08] HEATHER HARLAN stops by to remind us that July is "recovery means freedom" month at Phoenix Programs Inc., addiction specialists for Mid-Missouri. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:32:04 +0000 Paul Pepper 55272 at http://kbia.org Bradford Farm & Columbia Art League http://kbia.org/post/bradford-farm-columbia-art-league <p>Today Paul Pepper and TIM REINBOTT talk all-things gardening, specifically tips to prevent diseases in tomatoes due to a (predicted) moist summer. At [4:04] DIANA MOXON reflects on June's Art in the Park and looks ahead to the new show, "Bountiful Boone," and their on-going summer camps. July 1, 2014<iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/pu7x-1yshCY?list=UUnQ5mTy8Gfd1K7YAoh0TROA" width="560"></iframe></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:30:57 +0000 Travis McMillen 55508 at http://kbia.org KBIA completes temporary move http://kbia.org/post/kbia-completes-temporary-move <div>KBIA has been in the process of making the move from its longtime home in Jesse Hall to other buildings across the MU campus. Jesse Hall will be closed for approximately 12 months to allow for the installation of sprinkler systems, improvements to the heating and cooling systems, and an additional elevator.</div><p></p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 19:55:11 +0000 Emily Perry 55459 at http://kbia.org Eating Right & Weight Loss http://kbia.org/post/eating-right-weight-loss <p>Today Paul Pepper invites WENBO ZHAO, Central Missouri Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and KEVIN SUTTMOELLER, MU Health Care, to tackle the issue of eating right and weight loss options. June 30, 2014<iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/NarIS6FzkCw" width="560"></iframe></p><div id="ynano_hooks_page" style="display: none;"><div id="callsToClient_page" style="display:none;">&nbsp;</div><div id="eventsFromClient_page" style="display:none;">&nbsp;</div></div> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:08:28 +0000 Paul Pepper 55270 at http://kbia.org Keeping families, communities together key to refugees' success http://kbia.org/post/keeping-families-communities-together-key-refugees-success <p></p><p>Dozens of Columbia residents and Columbia-based refugees were in attendance at the annual World Refugee Day Celebration in Columbia. The Refugee and Immigration Services of Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri hosted the events at the sixth annual celebration in Columbia, Saturday, June 21, 2014.</p><p>The World Refugee Day Coordinator for 2014, Hannah Lammers, said Columbia started the annual celebration six years ago.</p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 13:21:33 +0000 Brandon Kiley 55376 at http://kbia.org Keeping families, communities together key to refugees' success Why Fewer Teens Are Spending Their Summer Lifeguarding http://kbia.org/post/why-fewer-teens-are-spending-their-summer-lifeguarding <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" data-caption="It is getting harder for pools, like this one in Lawrence, Kan., to recruit teens into lifeguarding." data-attribution="Credit Elle Moxley / KCUR" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://kcur.org/sites/kcur/files/styles/placed_wide/public/201406/lifegaurd.JPG" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Temperatures are rising, but a shortage of lifeguards in some communities is keeping pools closed.&#160;</span><p>Once a stereotypical way to make some summer cash, fewer teens are willing to go through expensive training for a minimum wage jo Fri, 27 Jun 2014 20:00:00 +0000 Elle Moxley 55205 at http://kbia.org Why Fewer Teens Are Spending Their Summer Lifeguarding Joan Stack, State Historical Society, "WWI Exhibit" http://kbia.org/post/joan-stack-state-historical-society-wwi-exhibit <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today Paul Pepper, JOAN STACK and JOHN </span>KONZAL<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talk about the State Historical Society's World War One exhibit, which opens tomorrow (the </span>100th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> anniversary of the start of WWI). June 27, 2014<iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/5mb5smHJ0pw?list=UUnQ5mTy8Gfd1K7YAoh0TROA" width="560"></iframe></span></p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:06:48 +0000 Paul Pepper 54662 at http://kbia.org Second Chance & Bittersweet Garden Club http://kbia.org/post/second-chance-bittersweet-garden-club <p></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 13:50:00 +0000 Paul Pepper 54661 at http://kbia.org World Cup Is A Mix Of Sport And Mourning For Kansas City's South Korean Community http://kbia.org/post/world-cup-mix-sport-and-mourning-kansas-citys-south-korean-community <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="Gwon Cheol Paek (left) and Sejun Song (right) show off their Korea team t-shirts as they watchi the Korea soccer team play Algeria at Chopsticks restaurant in Overland Park, Kan." data-attribution="Credit Suzanne Hogan / KCUR" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kcur/files/styles/card_280/public/201406/P6225677.JPG" alt="" /><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/kcur/audio/2014/06/62614_hogancup.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Most of the World Cup attention Thursday will be on the Thu, 26 Jun 2014 13:30:52 +0000 Suzanne Hogan 55185 at http://kbia.org World Cup Is A Mix Of Sport And Mourning For Kansas City's South Korean Community Mel Zelenak, Consumer and Travel News, "Cruising" http://kbia.org/post/mel-zelenak-consumer-and-travel-news-cruising <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today Paul Pepper and MEL </span>ZELENAK<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> attempt to save you money with tips on how to score a good deal on a cruise (tips which can be applied to any negotiation). June 25, 2014<iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/uJvFv9NjoB8?list=UUnQ5mTy8Gfd1K7YAoh0TROA" width="560"></iframe></span></p></div> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:50:00 +0000 Paul Pepper 54660 at http://kbia.org Ashland officials look to expand 'livable streets' http://kbia.org/post/ashland-officials-look-expand-livable-streets <p></p><p>The city of Ashland is looking into expanding non-motor transportation. This includes producing more sidewalks, pedestrian crossings and bike trails throughout the city. They city held an open meeting to talk about this expansion Wednesday. About 25 members of the community participated and voiced their concerns about where sidewalks and walkways should be placed.</p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:04:44 +0000 Maureen Lewis-Stump 55112 at http://kbia.org Ashland officials look to expand 'livable streets' Richard Trimmell & Cyndy Chapman, Salvation Army http://kbia.org/post/richard-trimmell-cyndy-chapman-salvation-army <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today Paul Pepper visits with MAJOR RICHARD </span>TRIMMELL<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span>CYNDY<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> CHAPMAN, from Columbia's Salvation Army, about what's going on at Harbor House, which serves as a cooling center for those without shelter. Watch to find out how you can help. June 24, 2014<iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/tWUJ0WUQk48?list=UUnQ5mTy8Gfd1K7YAoh0TROA" width="560"></iframe></span></p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 13:50:00 +0000 Paul Pepper 54657 at http://kbia.org Margaret Tollerton and Jack Schultz, Missouri Cures http://kbia.org/post/margaret-tollerton-and-jack-schultz-missouri-cures <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today Paul Pepper visits with MARGARET </span>TOLLERTON<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Missouri Cures, and JACK SCHULTZ, Director of the Bond Life Sciences Center, who is also the keynote speaker at Missouri Cures' (FREE!) breakfast program tomorrow at Stadium Grill. June 23, 2014<iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/ql80z4jChNY?list=UUnQ5mTy8Gfd1K7YAoh0TROA" width="560"></iframe></span></p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 13:50:00 +0000 Paul Pepper 54656 at http://kbia.org St. Louis Gesher Music Festival opens with cellist Matt Haimovitz http://kbia.org/post/st-louis-gesher-music-festival-opens-cellist-matt-haimovitz <p>The 2014 Gesher Music Festival of Emerging Artists opens this week in St. Louis. This year the festival opening gala features cellist Matt Haimovitz, who is known for pushing the envelope and blurring the lines between classical and popular music.</p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 13:26:43 +0000 Camille Phillips & St. Louis Public Radio 54990 at http://kbia.org St. Louis Gesher Music Festival opens with cellist Matt Haimovitz Bluegrass Worship Service & League of Women Voters http://kbia.org/post/bluegrass-worship-service-league-women-voters <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today Paul Pepper talks to JEFF MORAN about the </span>Millersburg<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Christian Church Bluegrass/Gospel Worship Service this weekend, a fundraiser for the PET Project. At [4:06] LIZ SCHMIDT returns to remind everyone about the August </span>5th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> primary, and how the League of Women Voters is helping people stay in the know! June 20, 2014<iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/qWfpuTia50M?list=UUnQ5mTy8Gfd1K7YAoh0TROA" width="560"></iframe></span></p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 13:50:00 +0000 Paul Pepper 54653 at http://kbia.org MU officially purchases the Missouri Theatre http://kbia.org/post/mu-officially-purchases-missouri-theatre <p>MU signed a lease-to-purchase agreement with the Missouri Symphony Society in 2011 that gave the University the option to purchase the theatre. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 23:01:10 +0000 Nick Komisar 54868 at http://kbia.org MU officially purchases the Missouri Theatre Chicken and Mutton BBQ & Hot Summer Nights http://kbia.org/post/chicken-and-mutton-bbq-hot-summer-nights <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today Paul Pepper and CHESTER EDWARDS invite everyone to the </span>57th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Annual Olivet Christian Church Chicken and Mutton BBQ, happening this weekend! At [3:54] Maestro KIRK TREVOR explains tonight's silent movie presentation, featuring a soundtrack performed live by the Missouri Symphony! It's all part of Hot Summer Nights. June 19, 2014<iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/DzTZ_6royT4?list=UUnQ5mTy8Gfd1K7YAoh0TROA" width="560"></iframe></span></p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 13:50:00 +0000 Paul Pepper 54652 at http://kbia.org World Cup features Kansas City-designed stadium http://kbia.org/post/world-cup-features-kansas-city-designed-stadium <p>While watching the FIFA World Cup match between the United States and Ghana on Monday night, perhaps you noticed the venue.</p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 13:23:27 +0000 Laura Spencer 54812 at http://kbia.org World Cup features Kansas City-designed stadium Thinking Out Loud: Creating Native Landscapes http://kbia.org/post/thinking-out-loud-creating-native-landscapes <p>Establishing a landscape rich in native plant species is a different process from putting in an annual planting of tomatoes and beans. On this week's <em><a href="http://kbia.org/programs/thinking-out-loud">Thinking Out Loud</a></em>, Trevor Harris talked with Elizabeth Hamilton-Steele about the work that goes in to building a native landscape for yard or pasture.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:18:47 +0000 Trevor Harris 54752 at http://kbia.org Thinking Out Loud: Creating Native Landscapes