A Fort Wayne native, Julia is a radio host, graphic artist, and community volunteer, who has contributed to NIPR both on- and off-air for over thirty years. She is currently co-producer and host of Folktales, co-coordinator and host of Meet the Music.
A '1st Friday Fest Quest' led by Britton Marketing & Design Group's Steve Penhollow, tracking IPFW's Riverfest w/ Sarah Payne, and the 16th Annual BBQ Ribfest w/ Mark Chappuis. Hope you can join us at noon!
We're kick starting Mother's Day celebration on today's Midday Matters Artcentric with author & mom blogger Nicole Leigh Shaw, and Bonnie Blackburn Penhollow, Assoc. Editor & online MOMS ed. for Fort Wayne Monthly.
On today's Midday Matters, time for a field trip w/ Britton Marketing & Design Group's Steve Penhollow! Touring Fort Wayne Museum of Art's "Afros: A Celebration of Natural Hair" w/ Michael July & Aevin Dugas--then to Foellinger Theatre, and Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation's Al Moll.
On today's Friday Artcentric edition: We're discussing the 'Facing Homelessness' project w/ local advocates Bethany Pruitt & Heidi Kaufman--then Lisa Vetter & Sue Davis share their insights on the pleasures of wayside art spaces, and the upcoming Rural Studio Tour.
On today's Midday Matters Artcentric, Steve Penhollow takes us 'behind the scenes' of the Fort Wayne Dance Collective's "Keigwin + Company' concert w/ Alison Gerardot & founder, Larry Keigwin; then CWOW's Hope Sheehan & Lorelei VerLee share the story of their Faces of Haiti event.
Get ready for Midday Matters Last Friday Artcentricity: We're touring downtown Fort Wayne's springtime celebrations w/ Tena Woenker & The History Center's Nancy Hansen--then 1st Pres Theater's Thom Hofrichter & FW Youtheatre's Leslie Hormann share a wellspring of Drama! Drama! Drama!
Today on Midday Matters, Fort Wayne Philharmonic's Marcella Trentacosti & Dana Berkes & Kelly Updike from the Embassy Theatre discuss the importance of 'youthful artcentricity' and how it impacts Fort Wayne.