88.1 the Park News Director, Alivia Wiacek, talks with two of the organizers behind a new girl’s field hockey team at P-CEP. She spoke with team treasurer Dana Hines and one of the players, Brenna Hines.
Art in the Park has been a mainstay in the Plymouth community for 39 years. It started with only 30 vendors in Kellogg Park, and now has over 400 and stretches through the streets of downtown Plymouth. Kaylie Seifert spoke with Art in the Park Director, Raychel Rork, about this year’s festival, which takes place July 13-15.
Canton, Plymouth, Salem and Starkweather Academy celebrated graduations in June. Superintendent Monica Merritt recently spoke with three of our graduates about their experiences in the Plymouth-Canton Community Schools. Her guests were Plymouth graduate, Saba Mangla, Salem Graduate, Marvin Lopez, and Starkweather graduate Harmony Nelson.
This edition of Moments with Merritt will air live on 88.1 the Park on Tuesday July 3, 10, 17, and 24 at 5:40 p.m.
88.1 the Park’s Public Affairs Director, Brooke Wiggins, spoke with travel writer, Amy Eckert, about her new book “100 Things to do in Detroit Before You Die.” Eckert recently released a second edition of the book that adds new places and removes places that no longer exist. The talked about the book, travel writing, and other writing projects.
The summer months bring a busy concert and event schedule to downtown Plymouth. Bill Keith spoke with the Director of the Plymouth Downtown Development Authority, Tony Bruscato, about the concerts, work on the Kellogg Park fountain and parking.