March 16, from 7 am - 2 pm Admission: Free What the event is about: There will be plenty to do and see. You can also meet the entire team that will be bringing you local stories, news, weather and traffic on the radio and online from the Waterloo Region.
Enter to win some cool prizes and meet some of your favorite CBC celebrities. The Kitchener Market will also be providing entertainment throughout the day with Irish dancers and the music of Irish band Shananigans. Please try to join them! Be sure to join all of them! But Chris Antonik gives the blues a whole new sound on his latest recording.
That's this coming weekend on Fresh Air. The Retail Prophet Doug Stephens is a retail futurist. He's also Fresh Air's window on the world of retail marketing. Doug's new book is called "The Retail Revival: And he'll talk about it when he's Mary Ito's guest on this coming weekend's show. Films of the Coen Brothers Joel and Ethan Coen have made a series of intriguing and often challenging movies saince their debut with 's "Blood Simple".
Toronto film critic Adam Nayman will trace the trajectory of their joint film career when he joins Mary Ito this coming weekend on Fresh Air. The answer might surprise you. Here's a hintit's not all explosions and zombies. New Media Primer Tumblr These types of "social networking" sites are appearing She'll be Mary Ito's guest this coming weekend to clarify which sites do what Fresh Air's Sunday Salon is back.
And what a line-up for this installment: They'll all join Mary Ito in the final part of Sunday's show to tackle all manner of topics. All About Appliances It's a major investmenta major appliance. But before you make that purchase He's the owner of Brannan's Appliance Repair in Toronto and he'll offer some advice on what you should consider when sizing up that new fridge, washer or stove. Steve will join guest host Karen Gordon this coming Saturday. Ontario Liberals are about to choose a new leader and, by extension, our next provincial premier.
That happens on Saturday, January 26th. Best of He's our special set of "ears" when it comes to new music from Ontario-based artists. And now, after careful consideration, Mark Rheaume is ready to reveal his four "most memorable" selections from the past year. Tune in this coming Sunday to hear which artists made the cut. That's on the January episode of "Mark's Music" Sounds Of The Season Continues But it's just the beginning.
You can make a donation of a non-perishable food item in the collection bins that are located at the entrances to the CBC Broadcasting Center in Toronto. You can make donations of non-perishable food as well as financial donations to the Windsor Sounds Of The Season campaign through the end of December.
It's also continuing to accept financial donations throughout December. A Musical Salute to Fresh Air guest host Karen Gordon will say "so long" to with two special all-music editions of Fresh Air this coming weekend. There'll be great tunes aplenty with a special emphasis on the music that captured Fresh Air's fancy in the year-gone-by. Cider House Rules It's the latest thing.
It's the explosion of demand for "hard" cider. And Spirit Tree Cidery is on the leading edge of producing new versions of this heritage beverage. But what are the NEW holiday classic movies? He'll join guest host Karen Gordon this coming Saturday. Gaming isn't just for teen-aged guys. Everyone is into gaming Alison Harvey studies the evolution and impact of gaming. She'll join Mary Ito this coming weekend to talk about her findings. Fresh Air's books panelBecky Toyne and Erin Balserwill offer a slightly different review of last year's literary landscape.
Catch their idiosyncratic take on what was hot If you can't be there in person you can listen to this hour-longspecial on Saturday's Fresh Air in the 8 - 9 a. Just in time for the entertaining season Night That's the name of Holly Cole's new album. But WHY is it called Holly will explain when she joins Fresh Air host Mary Ito this coming weekend.
But she turned a negative into a positive Now she's written a song that's becoming an anti-bullying anthem. The Bruce Trail stretches almost kilometres. Most hikers have favourite sections. But two Toronto-area women are hiking the Trail It has special significance for many Canadians. We'll invite both your e-mails and, in the half hour, we'll take your phone calls. At least, Christmas and holiday marketing has certainly come early. But how soon is TOO soon for merchandisers to try to get us into the holiday buying spirit?
That's Saturday, just after World Report at 8 o'clock. If you're looking for the latest trends from the culinary world, tune in to Fresh Air this coming weekend. And Alison will review what's hot and tasty on the fall and winter cookbook front. The long-time Torontonian is now retired. But he'll be celebrated at a special tribute concert on November 6th at Glenn Gould Studio.
Guest host Karen Gordon will talk with the woman who's staging the concertJennifer Thorpeand jazz guitarist Lorne Lofsky, a long time friend of Ed. That's on Sunday's show. Cigarettes and Truckstops That's the name of Lindo Ortega's new album. Lindi will tell guest host Karen Gordon why she made the move when she drops by the Fresh Air studio on Saturday. But Derek Sanderson's life went into a downward spiral as his hockey career waned.
What he did to turn his life around is the subject of a new biography by Kevin Shea. The Newest Dragon Meet the newest Dragon. That would be David Chilton. Of course, David is already well-known for his The Wealthy Barber financial advice books.
Jaffa Road The Toronto-based world music group takes listeners on a real road trip with their new album. You'll hear Jewish, Arabic and Indian music Is it a film? Or is it an art installation? It's called "The Clock". And it's an intriguing homage to the portrayal of time in the movies. People in Southern Ontario currently have a chance to experience "The Clock". That's just after the 7: The Weather Watcher He's a weather watcher extraordinaire.
His name is David Phillips. And he's senior climatologist at Environment Canada. If ANYone knows what to expectweather-wisein the weeks and months to come, it's Dave.
He'll share his conclusions on Saturday's show, after the 8 o'clock edition of World Report. Hilary will share advice on how to deal with a university student's worst enemydebt. New Books For Fall The autumn book season is shifting into high gear. But with so many books to choose from, how can you be sure you're getting the best of the bunch? Fresh Air's resident "bookies"Becky Toyne and Erin Balserwill join Mary Ito to preview some of their picks for "best books to read" this fall.
That's this coming weekend on the show. It's a film about the moon.