#PunkRockFarmerFriday with more true tales from the agrihood, including Plant Based Utah and Vintage Lily Farms. Plus, Skywatcher Leo T, Rock Camp SLC's summer camps, Spock on Hawk with filmmaker Sam Jones, and fresh, homegrown music from No Resolution's Jerrica Boston.
Tonight's show featured the following people, organizations and/or events. Check them out and get plugged into your community!
Shell Yeah from Rock Camp SLC, a nonprofit empowering girls, transgender, non-binary, and gender-expansive youth from all backgrounds through music education, collaboration, and performance.
#ManyCulturesOneSky with SkyWatcher Leo T, a RadioACTive volunteer-contributor who shares his love for the night sky, cultural tales of the constellations and more during #PunkRockFarmerFridays. Tonight, Comet Leonard; planets visible in the east-by-southeast morning sky this month include Venus, Mars and Saturn; the Great Bear's Feet -- aka the Big Dipper; solar flares expected to wreak havoc with satellites; Apollo 16 history from April 20, 1972. For sources and more space news, follow Leo on his Facebook page: SkyWatcher Leo T.
Eric “Spock” Uquillas of Spock’s Skate Camp in conversation with filmmaker Sam Jones, director of TONY HAWK: UNTIL THE WHEELS FALL OFF. The documentary features unprecedented access, never-before-seen footage, and interviews with Hawk, and prominent figures in the sport including Stacy Peralta, Rodney Mullen, Mike McGill, Lance Mountain, Steve Caballero, Neil Blender, Andy MacDonald, Duane Peters, Sean Mortimer, and Christian Hosoi.
April 13: Documentary Film Screening of The Ants & The Grasshopper, 7:00 p.m. at Broadway Center Cinemas, 111 E. Broadway (300 S.), SLC. No registration required. Co-directed with Zak Piper and filmed over the course of a decade in Malawi and the United States.
April 14: Tanner Talk with Raj Patel at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts, 12:00 p.m. at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts. Patel co-taught the 2014 Edible Education class at UC Berkeley with Michael Pollan. In 2016 he was recognized with a James Beard Foundation Leadership Award. A member of the International Panel of Experts on Sustainable Food Systems, he can be heard co-hosting the food politics podcast The Secret Ingredient with Mother Jones’ Tom Philpott, and KUT’s Rebecca McInroy.
Chandler Rosenberg of Plant Based Utah, a collaborative of passionate professionals, clinicians, health scientists, and other motivated women and men working to educate the people of Utah about the importance of a whole-food, plant-based lifestyle.
Aldine's Urban Farm Report, featuring Jen Corrington, Vintage Lily Farms, a small family farm-to-table homestead in Eagle Mountain, UT. They offer CSA boxes, free-range chickens and eggs, a micro-dairy, summer camp for kids, community and u-pick gardens and tours.
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.