RadioACTive 08.10.23

  • August 10, 2023
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RadioACTive, the Talanoa Way. Host Stephanie Mahina talks with the Heidi Ruster of American Red Cross about Maui wildfire relief efforts. Utah Museum of Fine Arts and its Tatau-Marks of Polynesia exhibit. Then, advocate Paige Norton and Ricky Zazueta of Renaissance Ranch talk about the challenging journey of incarceration.

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

Heidi Ruster, CEO of the American Red Cross of Utah/Nevada Region, sharing information on the Maui wildfires and the Red Cross' organizing relief efforts.

Alisa McCusker and Richard Wolfgramm of Utah Fine Arts Museum on Tatau: Marks of Polynesia, a new exhibit that depicts the legacy of tatau, the art of Samoan tattooing.

Ricky Zazueta of Renaissance Ranch and the new Grimy2Shiny podcast and Paige Norton Society's Advocate discuss the challenging journey of incarceration and commitment to prison reform. 

Talanoa Studios' Rallies + Resources -- Events Happenning Around Salt Lake Valley:

  • TODAY!!! 26th Annual Friendly Island Tongan Festival Next week 8/10-8/12 @ Jordan Park

  • 8/12- Fijian Association Back to School Party @ Jupiter Pavillion in Pleasant Grove 10a-5p

  • 8/12- The opening of the Tatau exhibit at Utah Museum of Fine Arts 

  • 8/14- Saratoga End of Summer Luau (452 W 400 N Saratoga Springs) @ 6 pm

  • 8/26- PIK2AR & Tooele County Coalition “Art of Healing” Dow James building in Tooele @ 4-9

  • 9/1-9/4 Polynesian Days at Thanksgiving Point Electric Point

  • 9/11- Breakin 2- Electric Boogaloo, Summer Film Series Utah film center BBB

Tonight's Talanoa Playlist:

  1. Lahaina Grown by Lahaina Grown
  2. Hope by Kolohe Kai
  3. Lean on Me- Fiji ft Collie Budz

Guests' views, thoughts, or opinions are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff, or members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, KRCL 90.9fm. Questions, comments or suggestions for the show? Email Tonight's RadioACTive team included: