IT'S YOUR COMMUNITY Jul 2017 - Sep 2017

 

Sunday, July 23, 2017


Deb Nickerson, president of the Black Hills Audubon Society, talks about declining bird populations.


Political refugee Stephen Ssemaala talks about how the Tumwater based Kamu Kamu Learning Foundation helps schools and kids in his native Uganda.

 

Listen to Deb Nickerson


Listen to Stephen Ssemaala

 

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Jennifer Williamson-Forster, Director of the South Sound Reading Foundation, talks about encouraging kids to read.

Olympia Economic Development Director Renee Sunde, developer Ryan Clintworth, and planner Nichole Floyd talk about the Avalon project and other downtown development projects.

 

Listen to Jennifer Williamson-Forster


Listen to Renee Sunde, Ryan Clintworh, & Nichole Floyd

 

Sunday, July 9, 2017

 

Jeff Barehand with the Olympia Film Collective talks about the local area's growing film industry. 

Sammy Berg with the Thurston County Health Department explains how restaurant inspections are done.


Listen to Jeff Barehand


Listen to Sammy Berg

 

Sunday, July 2, 2017


Timberland Regional Library Director Cheryl Heywood and Youth and Family Services Director Kendra Jones talk about summer reading and learning opportunities for kids. (YOUTH)


Director of Sidewalk Phil Owen and Miguel Pineda give an update on how their organization is reducing the number of homeless in Olympia.

 

Listen to Cheryl Heywood & Kendra Jones


Listen to Phil Owen and Miguel Pineda