Diane Johnson Public Affairs Host Ways to ConnectEmail Dandelion Details and Boxing for Parkinson's on Senior Matters By Diane Johnson • May 9, 2018 Diane Johnson Listen Listening... / 25:06 For this month's show Natalie Rae gives the juicy details about this year's Dandelion Day and Jenna talks about Power Punch Parkinson's. Aging in the Valley: A Pitkin County Perspective By Diane Johnson • Apr 11, 2018 Chad Federwitz Listen Listening... / 26:19 Chad Federwitz, manager of Pitkin County Senior Services, joins Diane Johnson to speak about the resources available to residents of Pitkin County. Carbondale Parks and Rec on Senior Matters By Diane Johnson • Mar 14, 2018 Gavin Dahl Listen Listening... / 26:22 Eric Brendlinger, Carbondale Parks & Recreation director, talks about classes, programs and events with the Community in Mind. Senior Matters Celebrates Valentine's Day with Ukuladies and Youth By Diane Johnson • Feb 14, 2018 publicdomainpictures.net/ Listen Listening... / 25:32 Today's show features music and conversation with the Crystal River Ukuladies followed by expressions of love by the Andy Zanca Youth News Team. Building Homes, Hope and Community with Habitat for Humanity By Diane Johnson • Jan 10, 2018 Habitat for Humanity Listen Listening... / 26:16 Amy French, Volunteer Coordinator & Family Services Director at Habitat for Humanity, speaks with Host Diane Johnson about Building Homes, Building Hope, Building Community. Rifle Animal Shelter Keeps Pets Safe, Sheltered and Waiting for a Happy Holiday Home By Diane Johnson • Dec 13, 2017 Rifle Animal Shelter Listen Listening... / 26:32 Diane Johnson talks about fostering pets with Denise Dion, Operations Manger for Rifle Animal Shelter, and Development Coordinator Kalli Wilson. Senior Matters Hosts Lift Up By Diane Johnson • Nov 8, 2017 Listen Listening... / 25:27 Diane's guests today are Debbie Boyle of Lift Up's Carbondale office and longtime volunteer Joe Markam. Senior Matters: Changes to Roaring Fork Brain Train By Diane Johnson • Oct 11, 2017 Listen Listening... / 26:29 Welcome back, Diane Johnson! Her guests today are Diane Darling, executive director of Roaring Fork Brain Train, and Amanda Wagner, President/CEO of My Community Health Foundation, to talk about changes to the Roaring Fork Brain Train program. Rusty Burtard on Senior Matters By Diane Johnson • Jun 14, 2017 AH Marsh photo Listen Listening... / 26:59 This month's show features longtime Carbondale resident Rusty Burtard, sharing memories and gardening tips. Senior Matters: The Benefits of Parks & Rec By Diane Johnson • Apr 12, 2017 Listen Listening... / 25:22 Eric Brendlinger, Carbondale Parks & Rec director, talks about the endless benefits of parks and recreation. Click here for a list of local parks and 2017 summer events. Senior Matters: Legal Tips By Diane Johnson • Mar 8, 2017 Listen Listening... / 25:35 Judy Martin, Senior Programs Manager for Garfield County Health and Human Services, and Kimberley Gent, director of Alpine Legal Services, join Diane this month. Tune in for great tips! Senior Matters: Karin Bannerot Talks Yoga By Diane Johnson • Feb 8, 2017 Listen Listening... / 25:05 Local yoga instructor Karin Bannerot joins Diane this month. Adaptive yoga! Senior Matters: Bob Spuhler, Hone Williams By Diane Johnson • Jan 11, 2017 Hone Williams Listen Listening... / 25:46 Diane talks to Bob Spuhler, Colorado ombudsman for the Western Slope, and local artist extraordinaire Hone Williams.