Topic: Are you listening to me? Public participation in city decisions
Wed Jun 19, noon-1 pm in SFU Ideas & Issues
This City Conversation featured kickoff speakers Colleen Hardwick, founder of PlaceSpeak — a web service that lets citizens comment on city issues while keeping internet input honest; and Lyndsay Poaps, former Vancouver Parks Commissioner, and a member of the Mayor’s Engaged City Task Force. Recorded May 2nd at SFU Harbour Centre. City Conversations are hosted twice a month by SFU Public Square. For information on upcoming events, visit http://www.sfu.ca/publicsquare/upcoming-events/city-conversations.html
Wed. Jun 19, 1-2 pm, in Smitten by the Written
David Mayoh interviews Vancouver author Jane Silcott, on the brink of her newly released personal memoir, Everything Rustles. Here we will touch on themes of mortality, middle age, perspective shifts, and literature's ability to unify all realms of social stratum.
June 25th Melodies in Mind
Tuesdays 8 to 10PM
On June 25th Melodies in Mind features:
This is the Shoes - www.thisistheshoes.com
Highrise Lonesome - www.music.cbc.ca/artists/Highrise-Lonesome
Nice Verdes - www.niceverdes.blogspot.ca/
Live music in CJSF studios from the best of Vancouver's acoustic talents.
July 2nd Melodies in Mind
8 to 10PM
On July 2nd host Ryan Fletcher plays favorites from recent albums sent to CJSF 90.1FM. Tune in for shrewd analysis with a ridiculous logic, minimal reasoning and maximal abstraction.
And great music.
July 9th Melodies in Mind
8 to 10PM
On July 9th Melodies in Mind features:
COMB - an exciting new female trio!
Wendy Biscuit - www.wendybiscuit.com
The Flanagans - www.michellecarlisle.ca/performance/the-flanagans.html
Wendy Biscuit and Flanagan's will then also playing a Melodies in Mind featured show at The Portside Pub in Vancouver July 11th.