RadioACTive 03.11.22

  • March 11, 2022
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#PunkRockFarmerFriday brings you more true tales from the agrihood, including landscape designer Peter Donegan with our annual St. Patrick's Day check-in. He talks about his latest peace garden. Alison on the future of the Downtown Farmers Market. Skywatcher Leo T with Celtic skylore and more. Homegrown music from Spirit Machines!

Tonight's show featured the following people, organizations and/or events. Check them out and get plugged into your community!

Homegrown music from Spirit Machines, which is Dave Crespo, Pepper Rose, Michael Collins and Sergio Marticorena. To download their album Feel Again, click here

Meghan Gibson of the Hibernian Society of Utah, which promotes and preserves Irish history, culture and tradition within the State of Utah.

  • March 12: 2022 Salt Lake City St. Patrick's Day Parade & Siamsa, 11a-5p at The Gateway, 18 N. Rio Grande St., SLC. The parade starts at 11am at 200 S. Rio Grande St., proceeding north to the Olympic Fountain on The Gateway's north end. "If food, drink & music is what you’re craving, stop by the Siamsa (Sheem-suh) right after the parade from 1-5pm. Information can be found on our website www.irishinutah.org."

SkyWatcher Leo T, a RadioACTive volunteer-contributor who shares his love for the night sky, cultural tales of the constellations and more during #PunkRockFarmerFridays. For sources and more space news, follow Leo on his Facebook page: SkyWatcher Leo T.

Alison Einerson of the Downtown SLC Farmers Market, which takes this weekend off due to the parade and siamsa at The Gateway. Einerson happily reported that a last-minute legislative miracle meant lawmakers did allocate $ to study the old Rio Grande Depot as a year-round home for the market. 

Aldine's #UrbanFarmReport, featuring Peter Donegan for our annual St. Patrick's Day (adjacent) check-in. A landscape architect based in Ballyboughal, Co. Dublin, Ireland, Donegan was recently awarded a second peace garden commission. 

  • In celebration of the 30th anniversary of The Historial de la Grande Guerre, Europe's largest war museum embedded within the 13th Century Chateau de Peronne, Donegan has been commissioned to design a new garden for the French castle in the Somme region of Northern France. To read more about it, click here

Views, thoughts or opinions shared by guests are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff or members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, KRCL 90.9fm. Tonight's show was produced and hosted by Lara Jones and Aldine, KRCL's Punk Rock Farmer.

 

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