RadioACTive 01.19.23

  • January 19, 2023
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A hydrocarbon highway may threaten historic Nine Mile Canyon. RadioACTive finds out more with Price City Councilman Layne Miller, Nine Mile Canyon Coalition and the Utah Rock Art Research Association. Genesis Project-Provo and Our Unsheltered Relatives on direct service to folks living on the streets during the cold winter months. Plus, Let Utah Read, a read-in at the Utah Capitol Building later this month.

Tonight's show will feature the following people, organizations and/or events. Check them out and get plugged into your community!

ACLU Utah is hosting a Let Utah Read Read-In at the Utah State Capitol on January 25th. RadioACTive gets a preview from organizers Paisley Rekdal and Peter Bromberg. 

  • Jan. 25: The ACLU of Utah's Let Utah Read Read-In, 3:00-6:00 p.m. at the Utah State Capitol, 350 N. State St., SLC. Event by Let Utah Read, a joint partnership with PEN America, ACLU, and members of the Utah library community: "Come to the Utah Capitol for a read-in to support Utahns’ right to read! This read-in event will run from 3-6, but come at 4:30-5:30 to hear bestselling authors Erika L. Sanchéz and Shannon Hale, as well as Utah Poet Laureate Lisa Bickmore, Tanner Humanities Center Director Erika George, and poet and literature professor Kimberly Johnson, speak about the power of literature and the importance of our First Amendment rights. Bring your own book to read between talks, or borrow one that our affiliates will provide!"

A hydrocarbon highway may threaten historic Nine Mile Canyon. RadioACTive finds out more with Price City Councilman Layne Miller, J. Michael Hansen of Nine Mile Canyon Coalition and Kent Williams of the Utah Rock Art Research Association.

Movie nights for houseless members of our communities, featuring Pastor Justin Banks of Genesis Project- Provo and Dave John of O.U.R's - Our Unsheltered Relatives. Both organizations work to open their doors to folks experiencing homelessness when winter nights drop to 20º and below.

  • VOLUNTEER: 2nd + 2nd Coalition, a coalition of grassroots groups engaged in direct services for folks living on the streets of downtown SLC. Organizers of movie night at the First United Methodist Church of SLC when temperatures fall below 20º. To learn more, click here.

Guests' views, thoughts, or opinions are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff, or members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, KRCL 90.9fm. Questions, comments or suggestions for the show? Email Tonight's RadioACTive team included: