On September 29, host Manda Aufochs Gillespie was joined by Briony Penn and Hannah Carpendale for a live FolkU Friday discussion about forest carbon. Recorded live off-the-floor and edited for the radio, join us for a conversation on climate change, the ways misinformation shapes our policy and discourse, and carbon sequestration.Continue reading Folk U: Briony Penn and Hannah Carpendale talk about Forest Carbon
On Friday, October 27, host Manda Aufochs Gillespie was joined in the studio by gardener extraordinaire – Billie Taylor. Billie shares about her experience gardening on Cortes, the ways her garden has changed in the past few years, and her love of composting. Join in for a spontaneous conversation on adaptive gardening, climate crisis, and resilience.Continue reading Folk U Welcomes Gardener Extraordinaire – Billie Taylor
host manda Aufochs Gillespie returns to the studio with an interview of Greg Osoba. Greg’s career has led him from professional radio journalist to Hollyhock hack-of-all-trades and back to radio on cortes. Join in for a spontaneous conversation on curiosity, acceptance, and the heart of neighborliness.Continue reading Greg Osoba comes to Folk U Radio
The tenth and last concert in the Friday Live Music Series was an open mic afternoon. Welcoming in the fall on September 1st in the Village Commons tent, the event was a well-attended last hoorah. Performers featured were Louis Belcourt, Sun Rob, Tashi, and Jemma & the Good Thing. Manda Aufochs Gillespie hosted the concert live on Folk U Radio.Continue reading Folk U: Open Mic at Friday Live Music
On Friday August 25th, Basil performed the ninth concert in the Friday Market Live Music Series. An island singer-songwriter, their music was beautiful and heartfelt. Manda Aufochs Gillespie hosted the concert live on Folk U Radio.
The series was sponsored by the Cortes Island Community Foundation.Continue reading Folk U: Basil at Friday Live Music