Here’s your community calendar for Saturday, September 23, underwritten by the Mount Sopris Rotary Club, meeting every Tuesday at noon at Mi Casita in Carbondale. Rotary: Service above self. For today's events, like a tour of The Glenwood Masonic Lodge, follow the headline.


The Andy Zanca Youth Empowerment Program is now a teenager -  17-years old, in fact. Co-director Beth Wysong sits down with KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh to talk about the program and why youngsters love it.

AH Marsh photo

A wildlife rehabilitation center in Silt has been saving animals since 1984. For today’s Nonprofit Palooza, Amy Hadden Marsh talks to Nanci Limbach, director of the Pauline S. Schneegas Wildlife Foundation.

Ami Maes shares memories of growing up with Andy Zanca and how thrilled she is that her son is part of AZYEP. She talks about how she has seen her son build his confidence and engagement with the community since becomming a DJ on KDNK.

Finn's Radio Skills Become Life Skills

Sep 22, 2017

AZYEP Has Helped My Grades

Sep 22, 2017

Liliana sees the connection between her radio experience and improving her grades in math class.

AZYEP Changed My Life

Sep 22, 2017

Maija talks about how being part of the Andy Zanca Youth Empowerment Program for the past five years has changed her life and how inspired she is to continue to contribute to her college community next year.

Latino Folk Art Garden

Carbondale Arts está pidiendo ayuda para la creación de un Jardín de Arte Popular Latino en Carbondale. Los días de trabajo son 7 y 14 de octubre.

Music Meeting IV

Sep 22, 2017

Cody brings Xanthe Alexis to the table. Luke brings Bombay Royale. And Gavin hips us to Clozee. So we dance from Colorado Springs to Australia to France. 

It's always fun to talk with Rosemerry, the Western Slope Poet Laureate. This chat comes complete with a mindblowing surprise ending. Rosemerry offers a workshop today at the Basalt Regional Library along with James Nave, presented by Under Alya's Umbrella. Check out Rosemerry's website here.



Honey Dewdrops

The Honey Dewdrops talk about their harmonies, their experience at the Fayetteville Roots Festival, their love of Carbondale and their interactions with audiences. They also played Lowlands, The Loneliest Song and Nobody in This World.

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Letter to Congress: A WILD Sanity

Deb Colley, of Co-Motion and Dance Initiative, and creator of A Letter to Congress: A WILD Sanity, along with one of her dancers Carolyn Yates, about the unique piece and how it was made, and about the live performance of the piece.

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Photo by Mark Burrows

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