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The Northeast Georgia flagship public radio station is part of the GPB radio network, located in the Swanson Center of Piedmont College in Demorest, Georgia.

The Northeast Georgia flagship public radio station is part of the GPB radio network, located in the Swanson Center of Piedmont College in Demorest, Georgia.
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The Northeast Georgia flagship public radio station is part of the GPB radio network, located in the Swanson Center of Piedmont College in Demorest, Georgia.




The Swanson Center 365 College Drive Suite 112 Demorest, GA 30535 (706) 778-8500 x1565


Tribute to John Kollock

The Friends of the Clarkesville-Habersham County Library Program Coordinator Ann Willis, Mrs. Nancy Kollock and Guest Speaker author and documentarian Emory Jones discuss a tribute to beloved Clarkesville artist and author John Kollock, for their annual Book and Author Luncheon on Saturday, March 5th at noon in the new Commons Building on the campus of Piedmont College in Demorest, Georgia.


Tri-County BeeKeepers Association

The Tri-County Beekeepers association will have a short beekeepers course for novice and beginning beekeepers on February 27, 2016 from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Maysville, Georgia. Tri-County Beekeepers President Bobby Chaisson discusses the organizations background, mission and upcoming event.


Piedmont College Theater/The Invisible Man

The Piedmont College Theatre Department presents the technically challenging stage adaptation of H.G. Wells’ novel The Invisible Man on February 11-13 at 7:30 p.m. and February 14 at 2 p.m. in the Piedmont College Swanson Center Main Stage Theater. Adapted by playwright Len Jenkins, the play transports the audience to a small town in 1957, where a family running a quiet motel confronts a mysterious scientist who has found the secret of becoming invisible. The family’s young son, Jim,...


The State Botanical Garden of Georgia

Committed to the conservation of Georgia’s natural habitat, The State Botanical Garden of Georgia provides valu­able resources and edu­ca­tion for chil­dren, stu­dents and the gen­eral public bypromoting the impor­tance and the won­der of a healthy envi­ron­ment. As a Public Ser­vice and Out­reach unit of the Uni­ver­sity of Georgia, the Botanical Garden pro­vides the public of all ages and UGA fac­ulty and stu­dents oppor­tu­ni­ties for recre­a­tion, events, research and learn­ing through...


William Bartrams Travels and Living Legacy 1/12/16

The University of Georgia Director of Environmental Ethics Certificate program and author Dorinda Dallmeyer, PhD. along with Landscape Architect, artist and author both join me to discuss their collaborative works on The Southern Frontier, Landscapes Inspired by Bartram’s Travels and Bartram's Living Legacy: The Travels and the Nature of the South.T


Hiking Atlantas Hidden Forests author Jonah McDonald 1/12/16

Hiking isn’t just for summertime fun! Author Jonah McDonald shares some popular hiking locations from the well-known Chattahoochee River and Stone Mountain to pristine Arabia Mountain and secluded Hahn Woods. McDonald also discusses ways hikers may experience the many native birds, wildflowers, historic sites, and champion the sentinel trees of the city, along important safety tips from his book Hiking Atlanta's Hidden Forests: Intown and Out.


Piedmont College Artist in Residence Dr. Jeri-Mae G. Astolfi

Piedmont College will present a concert by artist-in-residence Dr. Jeri-Mae G. Astolfi, featuring works by guest composer Dr. Ed Martin, including the world premiere of Martin’s composition, “Variations” on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 7:30 p.m., in the college Chapel in Demorest. In addition to “Variations,” Astolfi and Martin will perform Martin’s “Swirling Sky” for piano and electronics. The concert will also include solo piano works by J.S. Bach and Franz Schubert. Dr. Martin will also present a...


New Tallulah Falls Railroad documentary December 8, 2015

A new documentary based on the Foxfire book, “Memories of a Mountain Shortline—A History of the Tallulah Falls Railroad,” will be shown at the Swanson Center on the campus of Piedmont College at 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 19. This 57 minute documentary is a combination of video and still images featuring the art, voices, and on-camera appearances of 18 prominent northeast Georgians. Instead of a single narrator, co-producers, David Greear and Emory Jones used the voices, faces and art of the...


Jackson County North Carolina JAM Program Director Dusk Weaver

Junior Appalachian Musicians, also known as JAM is an after-school program for middle and high students which introduces music through small group instruction on instruments common to the Appalachian region, like fiddle, banjo and guitar. Jackson County North Carolina JAM Program Director Dusk Weaver discusses the history and legacy the Junior Appalachian Musicians are creating in their communities by infusing traditional dance, songs and storytelling from the rich cultural heritage of the...


CLNEG Podcast DNR Wildlife Biologist Todd Schneider

The protection and conservation of Georgia Wildlife affects every aspect of maintaining balance within the state’s ecosystem. To discuss the habitat and nesting patterns the American bald eagle is DNR wildlife biologist Todd Schneider.


CLNEG Podcast Northeast Georgia CASA 5K and FunRun 11/15/15

Currently approximately 60 percent, of children in the foster care system have no access to a CASA volunteer. That’s an estimated 400,000 children living without hope of having their voices heard or long-term needs met. To discuss CASA’s mission and upcoming Superhero Fun Run are NEGA CASA Executive Director Melissa Mitchell, and Board Members,Piedmont College MassCommunications Professor Dr. Janice Moss and Susan Smithpatrick.


CLNEG Podcast Will King

A metallurgist and historical blacksmith by trade, White county resident Will King discusses why he began pirate re-enactments tohelp a local non-profit Back Pack Buddies, provide food and clothing for children in local northeast Georgiacommunities.


CLNEG Podcast Author C J Matthew

Inan effort to increase awareness of marine life and oceanic conservation through her novels, Stephens county author CJ Matthew discusses her new paranormal romance suspense series, Dolphin Shore Shifters book oneBlood Tide, whichfeatures a pod of shape shifting dolphins that pose as humans to protect the oceans at any cost.


CLNEG Medical Podcast Back in the Game Physical Therapy

Back in the Game Physical Therapy is a family owned and operated orthopedic physical therapy clinic located in Flowery Branch, Georgia. Owners Brendon Blake MSPT./ Cert. DN, and Gina Blake MSPT, discuss their unique approach in providing a bridge between injury and recovery toassistpatients in gettting back to pre-injury status as quickly as possible.


CLNEG Podcast Lillian Smiths Strange Fruit Debut

History is in the making at Piedmont College, where the play “Lillian Smith’s Strange Fruit” is returning to the stage 70 years after its Broadway premiere. The play is based on Smith’s bold debut novel as it follows an interracial relationship in a small 1920s Georgia town and speaks to the effects of hate and separation on the lives of people and their communities. Thom Fogarty, Artistic director of the New York repertory theatre company 360repco, revised and restored the play to as...


CLNEG Podcast Leap Trapeze Athens Georgia

Located in Athens, Georgia Leap Trapeze offers high flying trapeze classes for beginners, intermediate and advanced students of all ages from their expert instructors. All you need to bring is your sense of adventure! On a recent visit I spoke with co-owners Shain Dyckman and Kaz Stouffer about how they derived their passion for the high aerial dance sport and their reasons for opening the Trapeze School in Athens, Georgia.


CLNEG Podcast Piedmont College Grand Opening Student Commons

With a capacity crowd on hand to take a first look at the 58,000-square-foot, glass and steel student center located at 375 Georgia Street on the Demorest campus, Piedmont College Chairman of the Board of Trustees Thomas A. “Gus” Arrendale III described the college’s new Student Commons, as in a word, Magnificent as he welcomed guests to the building’s grand opening on August 21, 2015. Every area of the PC Student Commons gives the feel of openness and light. The $14 million Student Commons...


CLNEG Podcast Medical Segment NGPG Sportsmedicince Dr. Gregory Woods

Northeast Georgia Physicians Group Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine physician Dr. Gregory Woods discusses the cause and treatment of ACL and meniscus tear injuries and who are candidates for knee and hip replacement surgery.


CLNEG Podcast Historic Lake Rabun Hotel

Sitting atop a nestled tree grove overlooking Lake Burton, the Historic Lake Rabun Hotel still reflects the Adirondack charm and tranquility the original owner a German immigrant named August Andre wanted his guests to experience when coming to retreat in this area surrounded by nature's beauty. As you approach the entrance of the hotel, to the right of the natural rock covered pathway sits a picturesque small gurgling waterfall. Once inside the hotel, a black baby grand sits to the right of...


CLNEG Podcast AtoZinc

Habersham and White County Residents now have an excellent healthy resource for meeting all their nutritional and organic supplement needs. White County residents Rufino and Tracy Pato recently celebrated the grand opening of their Smoothie bar and health store AtoZinc locatedin Clarkesville,Georgia. The store features their famous made to order all organic, gluten-free smoothie bar. And as an added benefit to their customers the Pato’s also sell local growers and artisan products in their...