April 5th our guests are Thomas Jastermsky and avid supporters of a local initiative with a global reach that got its start on our Parade Ground: Holy Joe’s Cafe. Join us to discover how sharing a cup of coffee can bring a sense of peace in places of war.More info: http://www.holyjoescafe.blogspot.com/ April 12th our guest … Continue reading We make TV on Monday…
The volunteer team is finalizing plans for a 6 week series to begin April 5.The theme for this mini-series: Making Connection in the Service of Others The conversations will reveal local stories about non-profit or community organizations connecting & serving people and using new technologies to get the word out. The discussion will make global … Continue reading Six Mondays starting April 5th – Community Connections
The original March 2008 program has been updated with story details. Some stories do not end. The show Remix 2010 is scheduled Mondays in March at 7:30 PM which means it can be seen on Comcast Channel 18, WPAA Community Building TV on U-verse and Internet Streaming at www.wpaa.tv The PSA for the program is … Continue reading In March – Remix Scheduled and PSA
The volunteers at WPAA Community Building TV are now both literally and figuratively working on Community Building. Here is a thought … if every truck you see delivering Internet purchases were purchased through iGive hundreds of dollars a day would be coming back into your community to help with Community Building.
I have continued the search for a replacement host and may have succeeded. I am optimistic that Wallingford will soon have a green spot with a predictable schedule and a gifted facilitator of civic conversation.
Community Access TV is called vanity TV by some, the electronic soapbox by others and sometimes the church channel given the predominance of religion oriented programming. I like the change Wallingford’s Public Access Channel is trying to make to become WPAA Community Building TV. The Community Building theme evolved when the organization sought to find … Continue reading A civic conversation program – a gap exists
So do you have a passion for the 1st Amendment, live or play in Wallingford and want to help build the free speech community here, if so send a note to wpaa@7TownTV.org and maybe you can guest host this show while I am in on a far away Island. I also want to share that … Continue reading While I am away—open invitation to guest host
I collaborated with CACSCC (Cable Advisory Council), hosting their Annual Education Event on July 9th. I spoke with three local Community Access Producers about Content, Style and how to get involved. I learned a few things … I hope you get to check it out. At this link you will find a PowerPoint with of … Continue reading Community Producing – cablecasting July & August
Between my 9 month volunteer teaching experience in Cape Town, So. Africa and Pago Pago, Samoa for 1 year beginning this July, I have joined the theater collective Royal Pyngwyn as resident playwright/artistic director. It has been a busy two months culminating in the world premiere of my play Cracked Upon a Time. Click here … Continue reading July – Global Volunteers from Wallingford