88.1 The Park will broadcast Music in the Air from Plymouth’s Kellogg Park on Friday July 31, at 7:00 p.m. The downtown music party will feature the music of Mainstreet Soul.
The 88.1 The Park Crew will be there live at our promotional tent. If you’re in Plymouth stop by and pick up 88.1 pens and stickers. “We’re excited to be live in Plymouth and to bring this great concert to our listeners,” said Bill Keith, Station Manager.
The station will also air other upcoming concerts including:
July 31 – Mainstreet Soul
August 21 – Randy Brock Band
You can find out more about the concerts here.
Yazan is one of the newest members of 88.1 The Park’s Staff. He was recognized for her hard work on our news and sports departments.
“Yazan has been a great addition to our sports department. We appreciate his willingness to serve as a commentator for our live broadcasts. He has also been willing to help other staff members by filling in as a sub. We’re glad he is part of the staff.” said Bill Keith, Station Manager.
Serafine joined the 88.1 staff in the fall of 2014. She was honored for serving at several station promotional events and for her growing talent as a news writer.
“News writing is always challenging and Serafine has proven to be a talented writer. We also appreciate her willingness to represent the station at events in the community. She is always willing to do things to make the station a better place,” said Keith.
The Canton Newcomers & Neighbors organization recently donated $500 to 88.1 The Park to help develop a new student leadership training program.
“Our organization voted to fund leadership development and child special needs programs this year,” said Betty Nolan, Vice President and Director of Community Relations, “88.1 The Park has been doing an outstanding job of cultivating future leaders in broadcasting,” she concluded.
Bill Keith, Station Manager credits, “an Alumni Committee that is currently creating the new leadership development program that will also contain a mentoring component.”
88.1 The Park thanks the Canton Newcomers & Neighbors for their generous support of the station and students.
About the Canton Newcomers & Neighbors Club:
Established in 1971, the Canton Newcomers & Neighbors is the largest women’s social group in Canton Township. As a non-profit organization managed completely by volunteers, membership includes renters, homeowners and expatriates on temporary work assignment. Members do not need to be new to Canton or even live in Canton. The club is open to all women and their families regardless of how long they have lived in the Canton area including women who live in any of the surrounding cities and townships.
Here is the latest issue of the 88.1 the Park Newsletter. This edition features a profile of WSDP Alum, Derek Becker (Plymouth-Salem Class of 93). You can also learn about our staff members success in the Michigan Association of Broadcasters Foundation High School and College Awards. There is also a copy of our program schedule and information on our upcoming 88.1 Radio Auction.