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CFRU 93.3 presents...the Mobile Community Radio Show with Jenny Mitchell! Recorded in community centres and hubs in Guelph ON, CFRU Mobile is on site to gather the diverse voices, ideas, and initiatives of this vibrant community.

CFRU 93.3 presents...the Mobile Community Radio Show with Jenny Mitchell! Recorded in community centres and hubs in Guelph ON, CFRU Mobile is on site to gather the diverse voices, ideas, and initiatives of this vibrant community.
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CFRU 93.3 presents...the Mobile Community Radio Show with Jenny Mitchell! Recorded in community centres and hubs in Guelph ON, CFRU Mobile is on site to gather the diverse voices, ideas, and initiatives of this vibrant community.

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English


Episodes

151 – U of G Volunteer Fair, Kindergarten Radio at Paisley Rd PS (debut)

9/4/2019
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Original Recording Date January 2019 Guests: Canadian Mental Health Association, Immigrant Services, Guelph Little Theatre, Autism Dog Services, and Guelph Dance, and also Kindergarten Students from Paisley Road Public School This episode includes a series of interviews from a volunteer fair at the University of Guelph. Many different organizations including Canadian Mental Health Association, Immigrant Services-Guelph Wellington, Guelph Little Theatre, Autism Dog Services, and Guelph Dance,...

Duration:00:58:30

150 – Willow Road PS – Kylie and Kassandra, and the Willow Road Radio Club

8/13/2019
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Original Recording Date: January 2019 Guests: Kylie and Kassandra, and various members of the Willow Road Radio Club In this episode, Kylie and Kassandra discuss what they did over winter break, talking about art, drawing, creative writing, and their time with their families. These two are fun :) . The second part of the show sees the return of the Willow Road Radio Club, featuring many students, and an extended section devoted to terrible knock knock jokes.

Duration:00:59:45

149 – Village of Arbour Trails – a wonderful french-Canadian resident

8/12/2019
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Original Recording Date: January 2019 Guest: a resident from Village of Arbour Trails This episode features an interview with a wonderful French-Canadian resident over at The Village of Arbour Trails. I just LOVED this woman. Her story was inspiring, putting her foot down to continue a life of new surprises by insisting her and her husband move to Ontario when she was fifty and offered a transfer in her job. Her husband was already retired, and happy to live out his days golfing and curling...

Duration:00:59:33

148 – Willow Road PS – Interviews w/ a Willow custodian, U of G History Professor, U of G Athlete/Willow alumni, a Cancer Survivor, and a Willow teacher (Apple vs Samsung)

8/9/2019
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Original Recording Date: December 2018 Guests: Various Grade eight media students from Willow Road PS, and their interview guests: a Willow Road PS custodian, a University of Guelph History Professor, a Willow Road Alumni/University of Guelph athlete, a cancer survivor, and a teacher whom they asked to compare "Apple Vs Samsung" This is a special episode from Willow Road Public School - it's the first in a series of interviews produced by Willow's Grade 8 media class. The class is working in...

Duration:00:59:56

147 – Christmas Eve Episode, Long Term Care at Riverside Glen

8/7/2019
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Original Recording Date: December 2018 Guests: Grade four students from Mitchell Woods PS, seniors from Long Term Care at Village of Riverside Glen This is a special Christmas eve episode of the show - Tune in to hear grade four students from Mitchell Woods Public School singing carols and meeting their penpals from the Long Term care facility at The Village of Riverside Glen. It's a perfect one for this time of year! The episode ends with a couple holiday songs, including a track by Amanda...

Duration:00:56:58

146 – Willow Rd PS (Radio Club), Village of Arbour Trails (Hugh)

7/30/2019
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Original Recording Date: December 2018 Guests: Willow Road PS radio club, Hugh (Village of Arbour Trails) Today's episode starts with a small segment from Willow Road Public School's Radio Club, then heads over to The Village of Arbour Trails where I was reunited with Hugh: a retired northern Canadian doctor. It was lovely to get more of glimpse into his interesting history, and chat about what life is like at Arbour Trails. Music on today's show is by "Carew" and Robin Cherry.

Duration:00:58:26

145 – Village of Arbour Trails -two residents, husband and wife

7/30/2019
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Original Recording Date: December 2018 Guests: A couple living at Village of Arbour Trails This episode Bry and I visited The Village of Arbour Trails and spoke with a lovely couple, who shared stories of being teens after the war, dating "everybody", card parties, working on a farm, and ending up together after being childhood sweethearts, marrying other people, having a happy life with those partners, and being reconnected after they both experienced that loss. They've now been married to...

Duration:00:58:08

144 – Willow Road PS (radio club, grade 8 media class), Old Post Office (Lazlo, Cambridge Gaming Community)

7/30/2019
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Original Recording Date: November 2018 Guests: Willow Road PS Radio club and grade 8 media class (various students), Lazlo (of "Cambridge Gaming Community" at "Old Post Office") Today starts over at Willow Road Public School, first their radio club, and then members of the grade eight media class. Second half of the show returns to Idea Exchange, specifically Idea Exchange - Old Post Office, where I'm speaking with Lazlo of the Cambridge Gaming Community. Hope you like it! Music today is by...

Duration:00:57:07

142 – Funding Drive Special: Kelly (MADE: Urban Arts) and Dan (Guelph Neighbourhood support Coalition)

4/26/2019
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This is a special two-hour radio episode I put together of the CFRU Mobile Community Radio show - today's show includes a conversation with Kelly McCullough of the urbanartsguelph.ca MADE program and Dan Evans of the Guelph Neighbourhood Support Coalition. I brought these two on the show because all three of our projects explore the value of breaking molds, exploring accessibility through a lens that includes comfort, trust, and empowerment, and demonstrating the power of building community...

Duration:01:59:43

141 – Old Post Office (Monigram Coffee, Maker Space), Willow Road PS (role-play)

4/1/2019
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Original Recording Date: October 2018 Guests: Monica (Monigram Coffee Roasters), Jeremy (Old Post Office Maker Space), students at Willow Road Public School (Role-play of History Prof, and Griphons athlete) First I head over to Idea Exchange - Old Post Office for the first two sections of the show, with interviews with Monica of Monigram Coffee Roasters and then Jeremy, who is the team lead of the Old Post Office Maker Space. It's an incredible building, and every conversation I have there...

Duration:00:58:42

140 – Village of Arbour Trails – a re-visit with George

3/26/2019
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Original Recording Date: October 2018 Guest: George This episode returns to The Village of Arbour Trails - if you're a regular listener of the show, you may have heard a previous episode with George, when he had just moved in and was having trouble transition to retirement residence life. Brady and I caught up with him to see how he's doing all these months later, and while things aren't perfect, he's made a lot of progress and learned some very meaningful strategies for navigating this...

Duration:00:59:32

139 – Willow Road PS, Village of Riverside Glen

3/16/2019
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This episode features two sets of interviews from students at Willow Road Public school, and an interview with a woman from The Village of Riverside Glen retirement residence. Hope you like it! Music by Darrelle London and Wax Mannequin.

Duration:00:57:00

138 – Day 1 “Old Post Office” / Idea Exchange (Galt, Cambridge)

2/28/2019
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Original Recording Date: September 2019 Guests: Cathy (Director of Public Exchange/Manager), Bonnie St. Pierre (Old Post Office patron), and Helen (Chief Executive Officer) This episode takes us over to Idea Exchange - Old Post Office in downtown Galt for our debut radio visit there. I had three wonderful guests while I was there, guests one and three are members of staff who were instrumental in the creation and restoration of this space, who share with me pieces of the history, the...

Duration:00:59:18

136 – Village of Arbour Trails: John

2/3/2019
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Original Recording Date: September 2018 Guest: John This episode is part 1 of my conversation with John over at The Village of Arbour Trails. John is a retired Civil engineer, originally from England, and he's a great character. We had a fun time hanging out. Music on today's show by Rae Spoon. Hope you like it!

Duration:00:59:15

135 – Colin (Village of Arbour Trails), Alzheimer’s Society of Waterloo Wellington, Otis & Arrow

1/21/2019
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Original Recording Date: September 2018 Guests: Colin (Village of Arbour Trails), Barb (Alzheimer Society of Waterloo Wellington) and Otis & Arrow Tune in today at 1pm to CFRU 93.3 FM or cfru.ca to catch the newest episode of the show - today I speak to Colin from The Village of Arbour Trails Barb from the Alzheimer Society Waterloo Wellington, and the last segment is my son/CFRU Volunteer Otis Magoffin interviewing his sister about her birthday. Music on today's show is by Robin Cherry and...

Duration:00:58:59

134 – Retirement Residence Resident (Anonymous)

1/9/2019
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Original Recording Date: September 2018 Guest: Resident of a local retirement residence Not everyone is happy where they are, not everyone is happy at all. This particular resident found me collecting stories for radio one day, and utilized the opportunity to share her frustrations with her situation, and the residence she was in. She mentioned she was a retired university prof, and was also frustrated she hadn't heard about CFRU during her time there or since. I figure you don't have to be...

Duration:00:55:11

133 – Village of Riverside Glen – Greta, Part 2

1/7/2019
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Date: August 2018 Guest: Greta This episode we return to Riverside Glen for a second visit with Greta at The Village of Riverside Glen, as she read to us her stories from her life in pre and post-war Germany.

Duration:00:58:38

132 – Village of Arbour Trails – 3 women and their respective lives in Toronto

12/16/2018
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Original Recording Date: August 2018 Guests: Women having coffee and tea at Riverside Glen I headed over to The Village of Arbour Trails and hung out with three ladies, who shared stories from their respective lives in Toronto, the impact the War did and didn't have on their lives, and what their adult lives looked like prior to ending up at Village of Arbour Trails. These women are all friends, and had many parallels, but each have very distinct and separate feelings about leaving the city,...

Duration:00:57:54

131 -Kidsability: “Rockin’ Rainbow Notes” and Norfolk Manor (Tom)

12/11/2018
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Original Recording Date: August 2018 Guests: The Rockin' Rainbow Notes (Kidsability), and Tom (Norfolk Manor) This episodes includes many interviews with the "Rockin' Rainbow Notes" - Rockin' Rainbow notes is a collaborative project between KidsAbility Centre for Child Development Rainbow Day Camp and The University of Guelph's International Institute for Critical Studies in Improvisation. They worked with DJ Cheldon, AKA SlowPitchSound to put on a free performance at this year's Guelph Jazz...

Duration:00:57:36

130 – Norfolk Manor – Elton

12/5/2018
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Original Recording Date: July 2018 Guest: Elton This episode was with Elton Russell from Norfolk Manor retirement home. Elton's originally from the Islands, moved to England in his twenties and joined a reggae band, before eventually moving to Pilot Mount Manitoba, then here to Ontario. He had a life of many jobs, and lots of music. I was trying to get to the first floor, and for some reason the elevator went up instead of down, opening on the 4th floor and introducing me to Elton. At first...

Duration:00:58:30