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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9:00 am
Fri February 7, 2014

Storyteller Larry Brown

Today Paul Pepper sits back while local favorite LARRY BROWN shares a civil rights story about a "trend-changing" event that happened in 1939.

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9:00 am
Thu February 6, 2014

Mary Ratliff, Black History Month

Today Paul Pepper visits with MARY RATLIFF, president of the local and state NAACP chapter, about Black History Month. 

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9:00 am
Wed February 5, 2014

Dog Bite Prevention & Lincoln University Native Plants

Today Paul Pepper talks with STEVEN BISHOP about a program through Columbia Parks and Recreation which focuses on dog bite prevention, especially around children. Also, Lincoln University's NADIA NAVARRETE-TINDALL is back with more tips on how to keep your native plants alive during the winter. Native Plant Enthusiast Appreciation Day is tomorrow! 

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9:00 am
Tue February 4, 2014

Maples Rep Theatre & Calvary Episcopal Habitat for Humanity

Today Paul Pepper and TODD DAVISON go over the entire upcoming season at Maples Rep Theatre, which opens with "Forever Plaid". Open audition for "Big River" on February 15th! Also, don't miss out on this Friday's Calvary Episcopal chili supper, a fundraiser for Columbia's Habitat for Humanity! 

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9:00 am
Mon February 3, 2014

Habitat for Humanity & Hickman High School, "The Diviners"

Today Paul Pepper visits with KELLY SMITH, River City Habitat for Humanity, about the "A Brush with Kindness" program, which assists low-income homeowners. Also, Hickman High School presents, "The Diviners", opening this Thursday! Hear how it came together from three students involved with the production.

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9:00 am
Fri January 31, 2014

Second Chance & Author Emily Crawford

Today Paul Pepper chats with VALERIE CHAFFIN, Second Chance, about the importance of foster parenting - "we can't save animals with foster homes". Also, author EMILY CRAWFORD is here to talk about her book, "God is Talking: How a Green Iguana Taught Me to Listen". 

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9:00 am
Thu January 30, 2014

Vera Massey, University Extension

Today Paul Pepper welcomes back VERA MASSEY, University Extension, who focuses this "Taking Care of You" visit on stress - living in the past and worrying about the future. 

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8:00 am
Wed January 29, 2014

The History of Columbia Cemetery

Today Paul Pepper is joined by CINDY MUSTARD and SABRA MEYER, who talk about the longest running business in Columbia, the Columbia Cemetery, which was established in 1820. Get the full story on today's show!

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9:00 am
Tue January 28, 2014

The Wardrobe & "Living Civil Rights"

Today Paul Pepper visits with LIZ SCHMIDT about The Wardrobe, which is celebrating 40 years in Columbia! Find out about the shoe coupons. Also, STEPHANIE SHONEKAN is here to talk about "Living Civil Rights: Challenges for the 21st Century", the theme for the activities honoring Black History Month on the MU Campus. 

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9:00 am
Mon January 27, 2014

Third Goal International Film Festival & Literacy Action Corp

Today Paul Pepper welcomes back the Third Goal International Film Festival's MIKE BURDEN, who talks about all the activities happening this weekend! Don't miss out! Also, LESLIE CLAY is here with Literacy Action Corp; training for tutors to help those read and speak English starts next week! 

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9:00 am
Fri January 24, 2014

Missouri Symphony Society & Cosmo Club Pancake Day

Paul Pepper welcomes CHRIS CAMPBELL, Missouri Symphony Society, who talks about a special concert next week featuring the a cappella group, The King Singers. Also, it's that time of year! LEE FLORA and PHIL HANSON are gearing up for the Cosmo Club's 62nd Annual Pancake and Sausage Breakfast!

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1:19 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

Project LOLA & 12th Annual Legislative Forum

Paul Pepper welcomes four guests. First up: JANE McELROY and MEGAN LEE, with Project LOLA & Out, Proud and Healthy. Then, WALLY PFEFFER and DIANNE DRAINER talk about the 12th Annual Legislative Forum.

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9:00 am
Wed January 22, 2014

Dave Mars, Columbia Water and Light

Paul Pepper chats with DAVE MARS, Columbia Water and Light Department, about  ways to keep the warm in and the cold out. Great tips and even better visuals.

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9:00 am
Tue January 21, 2014

Insurance Matters & The Food Bank

Paul Pepper visits with JACKIE O'BRIEN about long-term care insurance - have you given it serious consideration? Also, SCOTT GORDON, gives thanks and shares mind-blowing facts about what The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri did in 2013.

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9:00 am
Mon January 20, 2014

Salvation Army & Central Missouri Dietetics Association

Paul Pepper and MAJOR RICHARD TRIMMEL talk about the budget shortfall from the 2013 Tree of Lights Campaign - it's not too late to donate! Also, "Learn to Eat Smart This Year" - good advice, and also the title of an event TONIGHT at the Columbia Public Library. PAT MARTIN, Central Missouri Dietetic Association, is here with details.

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9:00 am
Fri January 17, 2014

Joan Stack, State Historical Society

Paul Pepper visits with JOAN STACK, Missouri State Historical Society, about an exhibit featuring portraits of Native Americans by artist James Otto Lewis. Joan will be conducting a walk-thru tour February 1.

Featured Artist is Maren Schenewark
http://www.columbiaartleague.org

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9:00 am
Thu January 16, 2014

Consumer Expert Mel Zelenak

Paul Pepper and MEL ZELENAK talk about five lessons learned from the book, "Rich Dad, Poor Dad" - a 30-million-copies-sold-bestseller in print since 1998.

Featured Artist is Maren Schenewark
http://www.columbiaartleague.org

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9:00 am
Wed January 15, 2014

Diana Moxon, Columbia Art League

Paul Pepper and DIANA MOXON talk about the year ahead, including a show opening this week titled, "Please Don't Touch". Visit, discuss and buy - support local artists!

Featured Artist is Maren Schenewark
http://www.columbiaartleague.org

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9:00 am
Tue January 14, 2014

Osher at Mizzou & Art Club "Fling"

Paul Pepper is joined by SONYA CARNEY; Osher at Mizzou Lifelong Learning begins classes next week! Watch for the complete lineup. Also, JERRY RICKER is with Jefferson City Art Club, which is celebrating 110 years and is looking for new members - even if you're in Columbia! January 14, 2014

Featured Artist is Maren Schenewark
http://www.columbiaartleague.org

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9:00 am
Mon January 13, 2014

Val Germann, Central Missouri Astronomical Association

Paul Pepper welcomes back VAL GERMANN with the Central Missouri Astronomical Association! As usual, Val has brought more stunning pictures from outer space, including an automated rover and a Mars dust devil.

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9:00 am
Fri January 10, 2014

Community Montessori Scholarship & Capital City Players

Paul Pepper visits with TIMOTHY McGARITY about the Community Montessori scholarship for low-income children in Columbia's First Ward. Also, Capital City Players present, "Nunsense the Musical". AUDIE CLINE and ROBIN BEACH STEINHAUS are here with the (humorous) details! 

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9:00 am
Thu January 9, 2014

Pet & PET

Paul Pepper and CB CHASTAIN, MU College of Veterinary Health, go over winter hazards that affect pets the most. Also, JEFF MORAN is willing to speak to your group or organization about PET, or personal energy transportation. Find out how. 
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9:00 am
Wed January 8, 2014

Nanette Ward, Central Missouri Stop Human Trafficking Coalition

Paul Pepper talks to NANETTE WARD about an event at Grace Bible Church that coincides with January being National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month.

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9:00 am
Tue January 7, 2014

D&H Drugstore & the "Giving Tree"

Paul Pepper and D&H Drugstore's DARRAN ALBERTY go over ways to make a patient's first visit to a pharmacy pleasant. Also, NATHAN SCHUETZE talks about the Boone County Foster Parent Support Group's "Giving Tree" campaign.
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9:00 am
Mon January 6, 2014

The Wolfner Library for the Blind

Paul Pepper visits with BARBARA READING and Missouri Secretary of State JASON KANDER about the new e-reader program at the Wolfner Library (in Jefferson City). 

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9:00 am
Fri January 3, 2014

Lorenzo Lawson, Youth Empowerment Zone

Paul Pepper gets an update on the latest at the Youth Empowerment Zone, including the new entrepreneurial program, from director LORENZO LAWSON.

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9:00 am
Thu January 2, 2014

Bryant Scholars Program & Room at the Inn

Paul Pepper talks to KATHLEEN QUINN, MU School of Medicine, about the "pipeline", a.k.a. the Bryant Scholars Program. Also, ROBERT MacGREGOR and JANET SCHISSER are here representing the Room at the Inn Winter Shelter at Broadway Christian Church in Columbia.
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9:00 am
Wed January 1, 2014

Dr. David Newman, RoseHeart Hypnotherapy Success Centers, Inc.

Happy New Year! Today Paul Pepper is joined by DR. DAVID NEWMAN, RoseHeart Hypnotherapy Success Centers, Inc., who talks about bi-lateral hypnosis. Which way do you think the female is spinning? 

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9:00 am
Tue December 31, 2013

2013 Reflections with Hank Waters

Paul Pepper and Columbia Daily Tribune Publisher Emeritus HANK WATERS look back at 2013 and into the new year, both locally and nationally. 
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9:00 am
Mon December 30, 2013

Columbia Eve Fest 2013

Paul Pepper welcomes Columbia Eve Fest director JANE ACCURSO, and DAN MILLER, who will be hosting an acoustic jam session New Year's Eve, to talk about the new changes to this year's celebration! 
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