SATURDAY April 20
0730 Sylvia Morrison believes in making a difference. That's why this George Brown Community College professor is going to Ghana. She's taking a group of George Brown students and community members with her...and they're going to build a library. Sylvia is also the founder of the non-profit orgainzation Links Across Borders...and she joined guest host Karen Gordon to talk about her passion for helping people in under-developed parts of Africa.
Listen (runs 10:50)
Learn more at the Links Across Borders website.
0800 Christine Tizzard, host of CBC TV's Best Recipes Ever joined Karen with some spring meal advice...including her favourite best-used-in-spring ingredients.
Listen (runs 8:56)
You can check out Christine's recipes in a separate posting on the Fresh Air website.
And you can learn more about her show at the
Best Recipes Ever website.
0830 It's International Record Store Day. Three musicians---Wendy Lands, Marc Jordan and Liam Titcomb---who have vivid memories of their visits to record stores in their youth, joined Karen to reflect on the role those sojourns played in their decisions to become musicians.
Listen (runs 14:25)
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Wendy is a regular performer at jazz clubs across Ontario and Quebec. You can catch Marc on stage at Hugh's Room in Toronto on May the 16th with a show called "From the Page to the Stage: An Interactive Evening of Music & Art". Liam will also be on stage at Hugh's Room---on May the 3rd and 4th---for the "6th Annual Borrowed Tunes Neil Young Tribute".
For more information about all of them. you can visit Wendy,
And if you're a fan of record stores...you can visit the Record Store Day site.
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