Christopher Tremblay is a professor Lee Honors College at Western Michigan University. The Canton resident recently published a book called “Walt’s Pilgrimage.” The book is biography and travel book that follows the life of Walt Disney. 88.1 the Park’s News Director, Rebekah McBride, spoke with Tremblay about his book and future writing plans.
Plymouth provides a beautiful setting during the holiday season. Sam Badger spoke with Sam Plymale, Project Coordinator at the Plymouth Downtown Development Authority, about holiday events in Plymouth.
Brooke Wiggins talks with John Spencer, President of the Canton Goodfellows, about their mission to make sure no child goes without a Christmas. In 2016 they served 118 families with 324 children. You can find out more about them at CantonGoodfellows.org.
Saba Mangla spoke with filmmaker Michael Pfaendtner about his film “A Continuing Series of Small Indignities – A Personal Conversation about Race.” The film is being screened by the Canton Response to Hate Crime Coalition on Friday Nov. 3, at 7:00 p.m. at the Village Theater in Canton. The screening will include a panel discussion with the filmmaker.
88.1 the Park will debut the exhibit Vinyl Recall – An Iconic Album Exhibit Celebrating 45 Years of 88.1 the Park later this month. The exhibit is sponsored through the support of Pat Milliken Ford in Redford and will be hosted by PARC – Plymouth Arts & Recreation Complex from October 24 – November 16. Kaylie Seifert spoke with June Kirchgatter, a graduate of Plymouth Salem and Alum of 88.1, about the exhibit she is curating.