RC360 S05E09: Camerata Nova, Fast Pitch Showcase, Westworth United Church

River City 360

In this instalment of River City 360:

  • Andrew Balfour, Artistic Director of Camerata Nova, joins us to talk about Camerata Nova's current season and about its performances of The Prairie Songbook this weekend at The Park Theatre.
  • We'll also hear from the Grand Prize winner of the Fast Pitch 2019 Showcase, Ken Opaleke, minutes after his win that garnered West Broadway Youth Outreach the $10,000 Grand Prize.
  • Bennetta Benson, Executive Director of OHEYS Autism Programs, joins us to talk about OHEYS's summer programming and its upcoming BudSpud Fundraiser on March 16.
  • This week's Winnipeg Impact Maker, Tam Nguyen, shares his story of coming to Canada as a refugee, the support he received, and how he's paying it forward.
  • And Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd, Minister at Westworth United Church, joins us to talk about Westworth's upcoming series of Interfaith Dialogues, which brings elders together with representatives of various faith communities to discuss Truth and Reconciliation.

River City 360 is a project of The Winnipeg Foundation, in partnership with 93.7 CJNU FM. River City 360