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After the Inauguration, Midwestern Musicologists, and the Fight for Water

Our upcoming special programs, starting on: Tuesday, Jan 17 5 PM “Epicenter” Herb Kutchins interviews California State Senator Mike McGuire. Wednesday, Jan 18   8 AM “Swimming Upstream” Sarah Phillips from the Resource Conservation District joins Amanda to discuss hands-on bank stabilization, an erosion control workshop. Peggy Day has updates on the Walnut Place remodel,…

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Trash to Treasure: My Story

I have always subscribed to the theory of “three moves is as good as a fire.” As a rolling stone, I gathered little moss (i.e. stuff) for a good portion of my adult life. I moved seven times, three across country, over an eight year period. Many of those moves were just me, my dog,…

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Climate Change Town Hall with Jared Huffman

KWMR presents Congressman Huffman and other community partners in an open dialogue on defending our environment and protecting our progress on climate change. The group discussion focused on the changing situation in Washington and the best ways to take action in the days ahead. Recording courtesy of programmer Bing Gong.   – Congressman Jared Huffman,…

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Sweethearts of the Radio! Get Your Tickets Here

Sweethearts of the Radio is KWMR’s annual Valentine’s concert for everyone, featuring a lengthy lineup of accomplished and beloved singer-songwriters under the spotlight. Each year this long-running West Marin tradition grows stronger, and the station really loves hosting this special community evening of entertainment. As always, a tempting array of refreshments will be available for…

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Terry Tempest Williams, The Hour of Land, & Point Reyes Books

Terry Tempest Williams Reading from: The Hour of Land, A Personal Topography of America’s National Parks Presented by Point Reyes Books as a benefit for Point Reyes National Seashore Association, Black Mountain Circle, and the Mesa Refuge. October 22, 2016 https://kwmr.s3.amazonaws.com/audio/TTW_PRB_10-22-16_Final.mp3 As a farewell event as Point Reyes Books changes owners, and to honor the centennial…

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Agricultural Innovators: Rocking the Bay Area and Beyond

  Bounty! Celebrating Agriculture in Coastal Marin Currently on view at the Bolinas Museum. Great Minds Panel Discussion & Special Toast Agricultural Innovators: Rocking the Bay Area and Beyond presented by Bolinas Museum With: Albert Straus of Straus Family Organic Creamery; Sue Conley, founder of Tomales Bay Foods and Cowgirl Creamery; Phyllis Faber, Marin Agricultural Land…

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Microbes: Keys to Our Health & the Health of the Soil

  Bounty! Celebrating Agriculture in Coastal Marin Currently on view at the Bolinas Museum. Great Minds Panel Discussion Microbes: Keys to Our Health & the Health of the Soil presented by Bolinas Museum With: Dr. Sadja Greenwood, Bolinas farmer Dennis Dierks, Dr. Ted Schettler and others. Moderated by Steve Heilig. December 4, 2016 Part 1 https://kwmr.s3.amazonaws.com/file/12-15-15_BoMu_Part_1A.wav Part…

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Point Reyes Books: Kate & Steve “Last Words”

Kate Levinson and Steve Costa, co-owners of Point Reyes Books for 14 years, celebrate their experience in a ‘Last Words’ conversation with Malcolm Margolin, founder of Heyday Books – on December 28, 2016.   https://kwmr.s3.amazonaws.com/audio/PRB_LastWords.mp3

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It’s a great time to love local radio! 

  Not everyone loves community media… As we head into 2017 we are grateful for our listeners and contributors. Many of you may have heard about threats to cut funding for public media. KWMR receives about 25% of our funding from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB). KWMR qualifies for this funding and receives money…

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Trumponomics, Women’s March, and the Paradox of Preservation

Our upcoming special programs, starting on: Wednesday, Jan 11   8 AM “Swimming Upstream” Bonny White discusses library events…and the weather, with Amanda. Anne Baxter talks about her work on this past election cycle. Peggy Day joins to discuss the upcoming construction at Walnut Place in Point Reyes Station, plus an update from Mainstreet Moms’…

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And just like that…2017!

“In our pain avoiding culture, most people think the mentally healthy life is one characterized by an absence of crisis. Nothing could be further from the truth. What characterizes mental health is how early we meet the crisis.” M. Scott Peck I certainly hope you all enjoyed a lovely holiday season, got everything you asked…

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