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9:15 am
Sat May 18, 2013

Fulton Focus Covers Older Americans, Transitional Housing, and Parks and Rec

Fulton County is your county at your service.  This month on Fulton Focus we discuss Older Americans Month, Fulton County's innovative Springdale Place transitional housing facility for women and their children, and a Summer's worth of great programs from Fulton County Parks and Recreation.

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Jazz
1:08 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Will Goble and Nicole Sweeney Talk Friday Jazz @ The High



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Bassist Will Goble dropped by The Midday Jazz Swing today to talk about this evening's appearance at Friday Jazz At The High Museum.

The High Museum of Art is pleased to present The Will Goble Quartet featuring Gregory Tardy for May's Friday Jazz artists.

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Community Engagement
1:03 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Jazz 91.9 WCLK May Jazzette

In the May issue of the Jazzette: capture your mind with music; Jonathan Butler loves the kids – Jazz in the Classroom; A Live Conversation with Jazz Musician Tia Fuller;  programming highlights, live event listing and more in the Jazzette. Click here.


Be sure to Listen Up! to Jazz 91.9 WCLK now through May 21, 2013 for your chance to win tickets to enjoy an evening with Quincy Jones and Friends on 05/23 8 PM @TheFoxTheatre. 

Community Engagement
2:52 pm
Tue May 14, 2013

Your Health Connection With All You Need To Know About Cancer Screening

WCLK and The Cancer Center at Clark Atlanta University present "Cancer Screening 101--Who Needs To Be Screened, When and How" on Your Health Connection on the air Wednesday evening May 15 at 6pm.

Your Health Connection Host Barbara Washington is joined by Dr. Shafiq Khan, Scientific Director of the Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development at Clark Atlanta University.  Also in studio is Dr. Daniel Blumenthal, Professor and Chair of the Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine and Associate Dean for Community Programs at the Morehouse School of Medicine.

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Community Engagement
10:00 am
Sat May 11, 2013

Jazz In The Classroom

Jazz 91.9 WCLK Jazz in the Classroom workshops provide an opportunity to engage students through practical lessons, featuring professional jazz artists. 

WCLK partners Atlanta area schools grades 6-12 to host a 60 – 90 minute session that addresses high school dropout prevention; the significance of including performing arts and music curriculum

The highlight of Jazz in the Classroom workshop includes professional musician demonstrations and a finale jam session between musician and students.

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Community Engagement
7:15 am
Sat May 11, 2013

Happy Mother's Day With Modern Moms On The Local Take

The look of Mom’s have changed over the years, but today’s moms come equipped with technology, apps, online videos, and more!  So do moms with Google have more to offer than analog Moms?  Have Moms really changed or do they just have access to more information?

Kiplyn Primus is joined on The Local Take with Karen Adams, Joyce Davis, and Melanie Dawson Jackson, a mom who home schools.

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Community Engagement
10:34 am
Fri May 10, 2013

Get Your Morning Motivation--Chase Your Dreams

Get Jazz, motivation and inspiration on Morning Jazz with Morris in the Morning – weekdays from 6:00 AM until 10:00 AM featuring a mix of Contemporary and Progressive Jazz to move your morning.  News Anchor Fonda Smith keeps you informed with news and traffic on the 15's, 30's and 45's.  Morris Baxter gives you your morning motivation at 45 minutes past the hour 7-8-9. It's the best morning team on public radio – Morning Jazz, weekdays from 7:00 AM until 10:00 AM, right here on Jazz 91.9 WCLK – The Jazz of the City and, on CAU – TV Comcast Atlanta 23.

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Jazz
2:02 pm
Tue May 7, 2013

Friday Jazz At The High Museum Featuring Will Goble Quartet, Gregory Hardy

Nicole Sweeney from The Midday Jazz Swing is your host as The High Museum's ongoing Friday Jazz Series clocks in for May.  The High Museum of Art is pleased to present The Will Goble Quartet featuring Gregory Tardy for May's Friday Jazz artists.

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Business
11:02 am
Fri May 3, 2013

WCLK Will Be There As The Atlanta Business League Recognizes Renee Lewis Glover

Renee Lewis Glover

WCLK will be there live Tuesday May 7 during the Midday Jazz Swing as the Atlanta Business League(ABL) celebrates their 35th Annual CEO Appreciation Luncheon honoring Renee Lewis Glover, CEO of the Atlanta Housing Authority.

The event will start at 11:30am  at  the Hyatt  Regency Downtown-Atlanta.

Each year the ABL recognizes chief executive officers  for outstanding participation in minority vendor development and community activities. This year’s “Ceo of the Year” is Atlanta Housing Authority CEO Renee Lewis Glover

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Community Engagement
12:00 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

Bury The Ratchet

If you've ever seen a media image depicting black and brown women in violent or demeaning manner and wished things could change, Michaela Angela Davis' Bury The Ratchet Campaign might be something you're interested in.  She stopped by The S.O.U.L. Of Jazz and talked about the campaign and her attempts to help women lift each other up in the face of media images that constantly put them down.

You can check out more about Michaela Angela Davis by clicking here.

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