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SATURDAY May 18

0700 CBC Radio's The Debaters is coming to Kitchener-Waterloo and Burlington. Host Steve Patterson and a bunch of comedians will be at the University of Waterloo Theatre Centre on Monday, May 27th at 7:30 pm. And on May 29th, the show will be in Burlington at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre. For ticket info, visit The Debaters' website.

0730 The latest Star Trek movie has just opened to good reviews. Toronto Star columnist Rob Salem is a Star Trek enthusiast (but don't call him a Trekkie!). He sat down with guest host Karen Gordon to talk about the enduring appeal of Gene Roddenberry's creation.
Listen audio (runs 12:19)
There's more about Mr. Salem atRob's Toronto Star website.
And you can follow Rob on Twitter: @robsalem

0800 He's the King of the Q. That's "Barbeque"...and his name is Ted Reader. Ted's latest book is called ""Gastro Grilling: Fired-up Recipes to Grill Great Everyday Meals". He joined Karen to whet her appetite. .
Listen audio (runs 10:07)
Gastro Grilling: Fired-up Recipes to Grill Great Everyday Meals is published by Penguin.
Learn more at Ted's website.

0830 Justin Hines is no quitter. He's a musician who suddenly found that an existing medical condition was making it increasingly difficult to sing. But he didn't give in---he fought back and he has a gritty new album to show for his efforts. Justin joined Karen Gordon to talk about How We Fly and the challenges that he faced in making it.
Listen audio (runs 8:51)
NOTE: Music clearance restrictions prohibit inclusion of music originally contained in this item.
Justin will officially launch How We Fly on Wednesday, May 22nd at Hugh's Room in Toronto. Full details are available on Justin's website.