The Vinyl Cafe
"Morley’s Christmas Concert" – December 13th, 201412/13/14
Morley is asked to direct the holiday pageant at Sam’s school. Dave agrees to help with the sound system.
"Mary versus Polly" - December 6th, 2014
Mary Turlington and Polly Anderson both decide to host neighbourhood Christmas parties on the same day in December. Originally broadcast: December 28th, 2013
"Dinner at Tommy’s" - November 29th, 2014
Dave and the family spend Christmas dinner at Stephanie's boyfriend's house. Originally broadcast: December 28th, 2012
"Guests of Christmases Past" – November 22nd, 2014
As this year's Vinyl Cafe Christmas tour begins, we spend today’s show catching up with guests from previous Christmas tours.
"Home Alone" - November 15th, 2014
Dave and Morley are going away for the weekend and Sam tries to convince them that he is old enough to stay home alone.
"Remembrance Day" - November 8th, 2014
Stuart tells the life story of his friend, Holocaust survivor David Kilberg. Originally broadcast: November 10th, 2012
"Town Hall" - November 1st, 2014
Dave receives a call in the middle of the night with news that the town hall in his hometown of Big Narrows has been hit by lightning. As the hall burns, Dave tells Sam and Morley stories about how the Big Narrows community joined together to build it
"Death" – October 25th, 2014
When Arthur gets sick, Dave and Sam pick up Stephanie from school and bring her home to see the dog. On the drive, Dave tells the kids stories about the first dog he knew and loved in his childhood: Scout.
"Morley’s Garden" - October 18th, 2014
As another gardening season comes to an end, Morley remembers some of her favourite gardening moments. Originally broadcast: November 25th, 2012
"The Arthur Awards" – October 11th, 2014
Today on the show we hand out the 2014 Vinyl Cafe Arthur Awards – the awards that celebrate the little things that, too often, go unnoticed.
"History" – October 4th, 2014
Sam's class takes a school trip to Quebec City.
Vinyl Cafe September 27th, 2014 "Train Trip"
Sam and Murphy ask Dave if they can take the train to Cape Breton. Originally broadcast: October 19th, 2013
Vinyl Cafe September 20th, 2014 "Pride"
Dave is in charge of nine-year-old Sam’s sleepover birthday party, with disastrous results.
Vinyl Cafe September 13th, 2014 "Hudson"
Morley lusts after a pot in her mother's kitchen.
Vinyl Cafe September 6th, 2014 "School Days"
Morley’s failed attempt to create a happy memory for Sam prompts Dave to fill the school playground with live frogs.
Vinyl Cafe August 30th, 2014 "Summer of Stars"
On a summer evening in Big Narrows, Sam and Murphy witness something miraculous in the night sky. They are certain that the streak of light they saw is a UFO.
Vinyl Cafe August 23rd, 2014 "Family"
Today on the show we have stories about connection and family. Stuart has a story about family dinners when he was a child and we have a story about the time Stephanie went to visit her Cousin Dorothy in London. Originally aired: March 3rd, 2012
Vinyl Cafe August 16th, 2014 "Fireworks"
Dave and Sam hitch a ride home from Cape Breton with one of Dave's old pals from the Rock 'n' Roll days. The friend is in charge of pyrotechnics on a rock tour and he is driving a truck full of fireworks. Originally aired: October 21st, 2012
Vinyl Cafe August 9th, 2014 "Border Town"
Today the Vinyl Cafe broadcasts from Stanstead, Quebec. Or, if you prefer, Derby Line Vermont. This town straddles the border of Canada and the United States. Music by the late and lamented Jesse Winchester. Originally aired: August 25th, 2012
Vinyl Cafe August 2nd, 2014 "Danceland"
This week's show comes from "Danceland", a hundred-year-old dancehall on the shores of Manitou Beach, Saskatchewan. Originally aired: August 11th, 2013
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