National Day of Listening http://wkms.org en Preserving Our Voices 2013 http://wkms.org/post/preserving-our-voices-2013 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Welcome to </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Preserving our Voices</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. This program is inspired by Story Corp’s National Day of Listening project. The National Day of Listening was conceived as an encouragement to listen to and record a loved one telling his or her stories.</span></p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 18:15:03 +0000 Chad Lampe 36944 at http://wkms.org Preserving Our Voices 2013 Preserving Our Voices on National Day of Listening http://wkms.org/post/preserving-our-voices-national-day-listening <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Join us on The National Day of Listening, November 29, for a special broadcast of the oral history project Preserving Our Voices, airing during the noon hour of </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Sounds Good</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. In the month of October, </span>WKMS<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> staff members met at participating libraries with people from our region at who had stories to record and preserve. We've captured some of the highlights from these recordings and will present them to you the day after Thanksgiving. Tue, 05 Nov 2013 18:54:20 +0000 Matt Markgraf 36274 at http://wkms.org Preserving Our Voices on National Day of Listening Preserving Our Voices: WKMS Celebrates The National Day of Listening http://wkms.org/post/preserving-our-voices-wkms-celebrates-national-day-listening <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Participate in our special oral history project! Meet </span>WKMS<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> staff at participating public libraries and record your story for your family and for future generations. Many of these stories will air on </span>WKMS<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> on Friday, November 29, The National Day of Listening, on </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Sounds Good</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. And we’ll mail you a CD recording of your story in December for you to keep. To accommodate everyone we’ll limit recording sessions to 25 minutes.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://storycorps.org/">See examples and more on StoryCorps'website</a>.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.kentuckynewera.com/web/opinion/article_777f627a-2257-11e3-9d01-0019bb2963f4.html">A write-up about the event in the Kentucky New Era</a>.</span></p><p><strong>Mark your calendar for these dates and times:</strong></p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 17:01:30 +0000 Matt Markgraf 34751 at http://wkms.org Preserving Our Voices: WKMS Celebrates The National Day of Listening