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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

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

129 – Village of Riverside Glen – Greta Part 1

12/4/2018
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Original Recording Date: July 2018 Guest: Greta CFRU volunteer Brady and I were lucky enough to be introduced to Greta, and convince her to share her beautiful stories with us. Greta has been typing out stories from her life, mainly from her time growing up in post-war Germany, and for this episode she is reading a few of them to us. These stories are a snap shot of life in a time and place I've not heard a lot about, Germany during that time is mainly framed in war stories, but alongside...

Duration:00:58:26

128 – Village of Arbour Trails – Jean Bryce

11/18/2018
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Original Recording Date: July 2018 Guest: Jean Bryce, Village of Arbour Trails This episode I chat with Jean Bryce - a lovely woman living over at The Village of Arbour Trails retirement residence. I just loved her. We chatted, then we had hot chocolate together and she took me to see the pond. I discovered part way through our chat that she is the mom of my friend Barbara Bryce, and by extension the grandma (and grandma-in-law) to Seb and Bethany Klapwyk and great-grandma to little Juniper....

Duration:00:59:06

127 – Brant Ave PS, Ben Grossman (Hurdy Gurdy performance and interview) and student interviews

11/16/2018
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Original recording date: June 2018 Guests: Ben Grossman, Brant Ave PS students Guelph's own Ben Grossman came to Brant Ave PS, performed on the Hurdy Gurdy and was interviewed by my radio students. Totally fun! The end of the show features a couple interviews with the students as well (Jalele talking about how lucky they were to have the radio project really warmed my heart ❤️) Music is from Ben, of course, and also a song from Erin Muir (Wrote) recorded at the NCRC radio conference in June,...

Duration:00:58:41

126 – Brant Ave PS interview with Mike Schreiner (Green Party MPP) and Audrey at Village of Riverside Glen

11/14/2018
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Original recording date: June 2018 Guests: (Brant Ave PS) Mike Schreiner, Green Party MPP, (Village of Riverside Glen) Audrey In this episode the Brant Ave PS students interview Mike Schreiner, Guelph's Green MPP. These students did a fantastic job, writing all their own questions and engineering the whole thing. It is SUPER informative, not just for kids, but for anyone who wants to know more about Mike, his aims and aspirations for Guelph and the Green Party, and how the electoral system...

Duration:00:58:40

125 – Village of Arbour Trails – George

11/12/2018
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Original Recording Date: June 2018 Guest: George (Village of Arbour Trails) George shared a really powerful perspective with me, of the difficulties transitioning to a retirement residence, losing a life partner and trying to build new relationships. There are so many barriers and challenges our seniors face in this time of transition, and I was really humbled to have George open up about this. More than ever before I am inspired to create more safe and comfortable spaces for seniors to be...

Duration:00:59:32

124 – Brant Ave PS – Kristen Tilley, and Dan Evans – Lakeside Hope House Back Pack Drive

11/10/2018
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Original Recording Date: June 2018 Guests: Dan Evans and Kristen Tilley, interviewed by students at Brant Ave PS For this episode we head back over to Brant Ave PS where some of the grade sixes have interviewed Kristen from Lakeside HOPE House and Dan from the Guelph Neighbourhood Support Coalition about the "Guelph Community Backpack Drive". Every year, HOPE House organizes the city-wide Back-to-School Backpack program in partnership with other community service groups. They work to ensure...

Duration:00:57:08

123 – Brant Ave PS (Alex, Noah and Matthew, and an interview with the Mayor of Guelph!) and Village of Riverside Glen (Jeff)

11/7/2018
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Original Recording Date: May 2018 Guests: (Brant Ave) Alex interviewing Matthew and Noah and radio students of Brant interviewing Mayor Cam Guthrie, (Village of Riverside Glen) volunteers Brady and Otis interviewing Riverside Glen Resident Jeff Today's episode starts at Brant, with Alex interviewing two Kindergarteners, Matthew and Noah. Then we'll hear the Brant Ave Student's interview with Guelph's Mayor Cam Guthrie! These students prepared all their own questions and did all of their own...

Duration:00:58:25

122 – Brant Ave PS – (NATALIE, FINN AND RILEY) AND VILLAGE OF ARBOUR TRAILS (Resident – Retired Remote/Northern Canadian Doctor)

11/5/2018
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Original Recording Date: May 2018 Guests: Natalie, Finn and Riley from Brant Ave PS, and a resident (retired Northern Canadian Doctor) from the Village of Arbour Trails Today's episode I air the second half of my conversation with Natalie Finn and Riley of Brant Ave. PS. What a group of little characters! For the second half of the show I return to Arbour Trails, where my guest is a retired Remote/Northern-Canadian doctor. Hope you like it! Music on today's show is by L CON.

Duration:00:58:02