Radio Friends with Paul Pepper

Weekdays at 8:50
Paul Pepper

Longtime TV host Paul Pepper brings you his deep connections with the people in the arts and civic life who make this area a great place to live. Hear "Radio Friends with Paul Pepper" weekday mornings at 8:50 on KBIA ... and, watch and listen to the show in a download or a stream any time here.

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Radio Friends
8:50 am
Thu November 1, 2012

League of Women Voters & Weavers and Spinners Guild

Today Paul Pepper chats with LIZ SCHMIDT, from the League of Women Voters, about everything that will be on Tuesday's ballot: Prop A, Prop B, Prop E and more! Also, ANN McGINITY plugs the 23rd Annual Columbia Weavers and Spinners Holiday Exhibition and Sale, happening next weekend at the Boone County Historical Society! Free admission. Bring the kids!

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Wed October 31, 2012

Storyteller Larry Brown

Happy Halloween! Today Paul Pepper welcomes local storyteller LARRY BROWN. Appropriately enough, Larry shares a ghost story based on encounters people have experienced in the Missouri State Prison.

Radio Friends
2:23 pm
Tue October 30, 2012

Kim Cayce & Fire Prevention Week

Today Paul Pepper welcomes DR. KIM CAYCE, DeSpain Cayce Dermatology Center; located in The Village of Cherry Hill, their annual "Fall Fling" is happening this Thursday, Oct. 11. Find out more! Also, it's Fire Prevention Week. DEBBIE SORRELL, with the Columbia Fire Department, wants everyone to stay safe!

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Tue October 30, 2012

Folk Musicians Cathy & Dave

Today Paul Pepper welcomes award-winning local folk musicians CATHY BARTON and DAVE PARA. Cathy and Dave perform "Pap and Jenny" on the banjo and guitar.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Mon October 29, 2012

Victoria Day

Today Paul Pepper welcomes VICTORIA DAY and, what is a first on Radio Friends, lots of bubbles. Victoria is from Healthy Steps, a medically-based movement program. Every class begins by blowing bubbles!

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Fri October 26, 2012

Simpatico Sings

Today Paul Pepper welcomes local all-female barbershop quartet, Simpatico. They perform two songs a cappella: "Over the Rainbow" and "When I Lift Up My Head", a gospel song. 

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Thu October 25, 2012

Boone County Museum and Galleries

Today Paul Pepper welcomes JENNIFER FLINK, Boone County Museum and Galleries, who shares upcoming events happening at the museum; including the monthly book talk and, on November 3, Cathy Salter talks about writing for National Geographic.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Wed October 24, 2012

Columbia Recycling News & Fulton State Hospital

Today Paul Pepper chats with ANDREA SHELTON, City of Columbia Recycling, about a composting class happening November 10 - no registration required! Also, CHARLIE RILEY, with Fulton State Hospital Foundation; find out its mission and how you can get involved with Fulton's largest employer.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Tue October 23, 2012

Val Germann, Central Missouri Astronomical Association

Today Paul Pepper goes star-gazing with Central Missouri Astronomical Association's VAL GERMANN, who brings more must-see outer space photos captured by local photographers. Val also explains why you should mark your calendar for next March.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Mon October 22, 2012

MU Children's Hospital & Cedar Creek Therapeutic Riding Center

Today Paul Pepper welcomes MICHELE IMES, MU Children's Hospital, who talks about pedestrian safety. With Halloween coming up, check out their float in this Saturday's Homecoming Parade for some reflective gear! Also, KAREN GRINDLER, with Cedar Creek Therapeutic Riding Center; Ride-A-Thon this weekend!

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Fri October 19, 2012

"Fall Into Art" & Central Missouri Dietetic Association

Today Paul Pepper welcomes longtime friend MELYNDA LOTVEN, who discusses "Fall Into Art", which starts tomorrow at Parkade Center in Columbia. Don't miss her "Truman the Tiger" gourd necklace! Also, eating disorders is the topic with Registered Dietician GINGER MEYER, from the Central Missouri Dietetic Association.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Thu October 18, 2012

Stop Human Trafficking Coalition

Today Paul Pepper welcomes NANETTE WARD, from the Central Missouri Stop Human Trafficking Coalition. Nanette talks about the "No/MO/re Slaves" symposium.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Wed October 17, 2012

Meet the New Salvation Army Majors

Today Paul Pepper welcomes the new Salvation Army Majors RICHARD and BETH TRIMMELL. Richard is the Regional Coordinator and Beth is Director of Special Services. 

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Tue October 16, 2012

Consumer Expert Mel Zelenak

Today Paul Pepper welcomes back former MU Professor and Consumer Guru MEL ZELENAK. Be sure and watch is saving money and getting the best deal is your thing!

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Mon October 15, 2012

Sierra Club (Osage Group) & Missouri Cures

Today Paul Pepper chats with KEN MIDKIFF, Conservation Chair of the Osage Group Sierra Club, about an upcoming screening of "Bitter Seeds", a documentary about the tragic toll of GMOs in India, happening at Columbia Public Library tomorrow night. Also, Missouri Cures is hosting "Monster Dash" this Saturday, October 20 to raise awareness of Missouri Cures. Come in costume and take a stroll around Stephens Lake Park at 1:00 p.m.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Fri October 12, 2012

Missouri River Communities Network

Today Paul Pepper talks to STEVE JOHNSON, with the Missouri River Communities Network, which is holding "Canoe for Clean Water" event Saturday, October 20. Steve has the details. Register now!

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Thu October 11, 2012

Ellis Fischel Cancer Center & Artrageous

Today Paul Pepper chats with Ellis Fischel's KRISTEN FRITSCHIE about the Artful Bra Reception and Silent Auction happening Tuesday, October 16 at the Missouri Theatre. Be sure and watch for the MU/KU bra someone made! Speaking of art, 'Artrageous' is happening this weekend. Don't miss it! STACIE POTTINGER stops by with details.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Wed October 10, 2012

Columbia Cultural Affairs & Osher Lifelong Learning

Today Paul Pepper welcomes CHRIS STEVENS, with the City of Columbia Office of Cultural Affairs. Chris talks about 'Artrageous', happening this weekend in Downtown Columbia. LUCILLE SALERNO is also here representing Osher Lifelong Learning. Are you an adult over the age of 50 with a yearn to learn? OLLI could be for you!

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Tue October 9, 2012

Mycological Society & Columbia Art League

Today Paul Pepper welcomes STAN HUDSON, with the Missouri Mycological Society, which is having a "Fall Foray" this Saturday, Oct. 13 at Rock Bridge State Park. Also, the Boone County Art Show is this weekend! Art lovers rejoice! DIANA MOXON, Columbia Art League, has details.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Fri October 5, 2012

RoseHeart Hypnotherapy Success Centers: Dr. David Newman

Today Paul Pepper welcomes DR. DAVID NEWMAN. Today's topic: The Biology of Belief. Have you ever experienced something in slow-motion? Dr. Newman explains why!

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Thu October 4, 2012

League of Women Voters & Central Missouri Scale Modelers

Today Paul Pepper talks about the upcoming election with Columbia-Boone County League of Women Voters representative LIZ SCHMIDT. Also, COLIN SMIALEK is with Central Missouri Scale Modelers; Colin brings a few of his creations to show and tell.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Wed October 3, 2012

Cole County 4-H Robotics

Today Paul Pepper welcomes BILL PABST, ANNETTE ALBERTS and ZACK UHLMANN, representing Cole County 4-H. Zack plays show and tell with two of his creations, while Bill talks about the "Missouri Educational Robotics Conference."

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Tue October 2, 2012

City of Columbia Volunteers & Voluntary Action Center

Today Paul Pepper chats with LISA ROHMILLER about the Hinkson Clean Sweep - a community-wide stream clean-up happening Saturday, October 20. Find out how to get involved! And speaking of volunteering, NICK FOSTER talks Voluntary Action Center; the Christmas program is underway - sponsor a family today! 

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Mon October 1, 2012

UFO Expert Bill Wickersham

Today Paul Pepper talks UFO and ET sightings with local buff BILL WICKERSHAM.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Broadway Christian Church: Harp Music

Today Paul Pepper welcomes the relaxing harp music of MARIA TREVOR, Broadway Christian Church. TIM CARSON, also from Broadway Christian Church, joins the discussion. Maria performs portions of three different pieces of music.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Thu September 27, 2012

MU Health Care, "Tigers on Track" & Harvest Hootenanny

Today Paul Pepper talks to JAN TODD with MU Health Care. "Tigers on Track" is a new clinic at Children's Hospital that deals with obesity. Also, BILLY POLANSKY, Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture, "Harvest Hootenanny" is this Saturday.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Wed September 26, 2012

Missouri Cures & Missouri CASA

Today Paul Pepper chats with MARGARET TOLLERTON with Missouri Cures. The upcoming fun-walk, "Monster Dash", is to raise awareness of Missouri Cures. Come in costume! Also, KALEI HOLDER is with Missouri CASA; they're holding the inaugural Show-Me Giving Gala.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Tue September 25, 2012

Columbia Water & Light: Dave Mars

Today Paul Pepper chats with Columbia Water & Light Department's DAVE MARS. Did you know "Public Power Week" starts Monday?! Also, how much insulation is in your attic? 

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Mon September 24, 2012

Independent Actors Theatre & Central Missouri Humane Society

Today Paul Pepper discusses "God of Carnage", the latest production that's kicking off the 6th season of Columbia's Independent Actors Theatre. EMILY ROLLIE explains. Also, COLIN LAVEUT and MINDY SMITH, "Whiskers and Wine" - the first-ever fundraiser for the Central Missouri Humane Society.

Radio Friends
8:50 am
Fri September 21, 2012

Shamanic Healing

Today Paul Pepper chats with NANCY BECK (Nurse Nancy) and GARY LANGSTON about a five-part weekend intensive apprenticeship program called, " Learn Shamanic Healing."

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