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Saturday, April 19, 2014

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Women's Lifestyle Magazine

Shelley Irwin
March 28, 2013 | WGVU  The April issue of Women's Lifestyle Magazine's "Green Edition" is on the shelves. . Publisher Victoria Upton joins is our guest.
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More Morning Show Segments
Veterans Corner: Fashion Has Heart
  April 18, 2014  |  WGVU  We talk about a local scholarship program, a unique Habitat for Humanity Home for Veterans, and a tease of Bowties and Stilettos for Fashion Has Heart with Michael Hyacinth.   
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Community Foundation of the Holland/Zeeland Area
  April 18, 2014  |  WGVU  A new director has been named to the Community Foundation of the Holland/Zeeland Area. We speak with Mike Goorhouse on his vision and mission.   
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Equest Center for Therapeutic Riding
  April 18, 2014  |  WGVU  We speak Kathy Ryan of the Equest Center for Therapeutic Riding about two upcoming events.    
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Interfaith Conversation
  April 18, 2014  |  WGVU  Interfaith conversation with Dr. Doug Kindshi and special guest, Father John Gainey. Today, we talk about Good Friday and more.   
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Bart Sumner
  April 18, 2014  |  WGVU  The book is out, ‘Healing Improv: A Journey through Grief to Laughter.’ Author Bart Sumner is in studio to share his thoughts.   
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Seaway Run
  April 18, 2014  |  WGVU  Mark your calendars for the upcoming Seaway Run in Muskegon. The Mercy Health Seaway Run happens June 28th, a true community event.    
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  April 18, 2014  |  WGVU  FranNet will be holding an open house in early May to match owners with a franchise. We speak with both a franchise owner and a FranNet spokesperson this morning.    
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Destroyer Angel
  April 18, 2014  |  WGVU  Bestseller Nevada Barr returns to TMS to talk about her latest book, ‘Destroyer Angel.’ We talk about using her history of a National Park Ranger in Michigan, her ties with Ken Burns and more.    
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Gail Lowe
  April 17, 2014  |  WGVU  Long distance hiker Gail Lowe shares her lifestyle story with us. A story that includes walking the Appalachian Trail twice.    
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Mountaineer Pi Run
  April 17, 2014  |  WGVU  There’s a run for a cause this Saturday morning. Race Director Jesse Aukeman joins us to shares details of the Mountaineer Pi Run...and guess what happens at the finish line.    
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Libary Lines
  April 17, 2014  |  WGVU  Library Lines is our monthly conversation with guests from Grand Rapids Public Library.    
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City Beat
  April 17, 2014  |  WGVU  City Beat is all about what to do and where to go come this weekend in West Michigan.    
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Glenn Bulthuis
  April 17, 2014  |  WGVU  Musician Glenn Bulthuis presents the upcoming concert ‘The Music of the Beatles’ on April 24. Glenn joins us to tell us about the show.   
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Downie Streahl
  April 17, 2014  |  WGVU  We speak with Downie Streahl, a local musician who has produced 3 albums. She just released her latest album called, Today.    
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Senior Volunteer of the Year
  April 17, 2014  |  WGVU  Meet Michigan's winner for the Senior Volunteer of the Year. We speak with Otsego's Del Beier.   
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Sustainable Community Voices
  April 16, 2014  |  WGVU  Sustainable Community Voices, every month we share information on the topic of sustainability. Today Kerrin Obrien from the Recycling Coalition is our guest.   
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Conversations with a Chimpanzee
  April 16, 2014  |  WGVU  We continue putting the spotlight on a local playwright and a unique engagement coming in May, “Conversations with a Chimpanzee.” We have the playwright and the director in studio this morning.   
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Interdisciplinary Studies
  April 16, 2014  |  WGVU  Monthly, guests from GVSU's Brooks College of Interdisciplinary Studies join us. Today's special guest is Sarah King of the Liberal Studies Department.   
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Richard App
  April 16, 2014  |  WGVU  Artist Richard App stops by to talk about an upcoming exhibit called, It's All Wood.    
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Van Andel Institute
  April 16, 2014  |  WGVU  We regularly spotlight on the Van Andel Institute here on the Morning Show. Today's conversation is on the Carol Van Andel Angel of Excellence Award.   
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GR Civic
  April 16, 2014  |  WGVU  Grand Rapids Civic Theatre presents the production Junie B Jones, opening April 18th. Guests join us to tell us all about it.    
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Senior Concerns
  April 16, 2014  |  WGVU  Senior Concerns, putting the attention to themes of the senior, with today's story on the Friendly Visitor Program.   
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The Barbershop Harmony Society
  April 16, 2014  |  WGVU  We hear from the Barbershop Harmony Society and an upcoming conference that brings over 500 singers to West Michigan.    
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Michigan Women's Foundation
  April 15, 2014  |  WGVU  Next Tuesday the Michigan Women’s Foundation salutes Women in Healthcare. We talk about the event, the honorees and more.   
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Local Blues Matters
  April 15, 2014  |  WGVU  This Friday, celebrate WGVU Blues as Billy’s. It's a concert to support Blues programming on WGVU-FM with musicians like Jimmie Stagger, the Thirsty Perch Blues Band and more. Organizers Garry Zack and Jim Marcusse are in studio to tell us all about it.   
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Running Away
  April 15, 2014  |  WGVU  Today marks the 1-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing. We speak with a runner with a story, Robert Andrew Powell talks about his memoir, ‘Running Away.’   
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Emmanuel Hospice
  April 15, 2014  |  WGVU  Guests from Emmanuel Hospice talk about tomorrow’s National Healthcare Decision Day.    
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The Right Place
  April 15, 2014  |  WGVU  Monthly, we catch up on local economic development, speaking with the Right Place's Birgit Klohs. Today, talk on the Trade Mission with the Governor and road funding.   
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Broadway Grand Rapids
  April 15, 2014  |  WGVU  Broadway Grand Rapids announces their 2014-2015 season, the likes of Annie, Once, and more. We share the details.   
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Off the Mat
  April 15, 2014  |  WGVU  Off the Mat, speaking monthly with a local Chopra Certified expert and special guests on the topic of relaxation and body/spirit/mind healing. Today, the spotlight is on Yoga.   
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National Healthcare Decision Day
  April 15, 2014  |  WGVU  More talk on tomorrow's National Healthcare Decision Day with Making Choices Michigan's Board Chair Ben Emdin.   
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  April 14, 2014  |  WGVU  MAREC presents a one day conference, Crowdcon:Lakeshore Crowdfunding Conference. The goal is to educate business and nonprofit organizations on how to properly use donation and investment bases. Program Director Kim Walton is here to explain.   
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The Rapidian
  April 14, 2014  |  WGVU  The Rapidian is celebrating an anniversary. We talk about its history and place in West Michigan journalism.   
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WGVU Explorers: Normandy and Paris
  April 14, 2014  |  WGVU  We continue to talk the WGVU’s Explorers trip to Normany and Paris, a time and place to explore history this November. We talk about tomorrow night’s open house and travel presentation with WGVU general manager Michael Walenta.    
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Actors' Theatre
  April 14, 2014  |  WGVU  Guests from Actors' Theatre are in the house to discuss this Thursday's opening of God of Carnage.   
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Perspectives in Philanthropy
  April 14, 2014  |  WGVU  Perspectives in Philanthropy, our monthly conversation with GRCF's Diana Sieger. Today's discussion focuses on the Oumedian Challenge.   
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Hunger Walk
  April 14, 2014  |  WGVU  Access Hunger walks every year to raise funds and awareness, this year’s walk is May 4th. We talk about the details.   
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Tedx Grand Rapids
  April 14, 2014  |  WGVU  TedX Grand Rapids kicks off May 7th and the speakers have been announced, including the co-founder of Ted X. Organizer Bill Holsinger-Robinson joins us this morning to tell us more.   
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  April 14, 2014  |  WGVU  WMEAC looks to clean up the Grand River this weekend. We share details on this annual Grand River Greenup in Grand Haven Saturday morning.    
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