This Saturday, April 24th, WOBC will be hosting the 1st Annual Block Party featuring DJ’s spinning live from Park St. Park (across from Firelands). There will be Food vendors, a 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament, Community Organizations, Bingo, Volleyball, Slip n Slide, Dancing, BBQ, Bike-Repair, and Mask-Making.
So come on out this Saturday, from 2-6 PM, and bring some canned food for our food drive too!
DJ’s Mr. P and Baby Blue (It’s About Time), Meeko Israel (World Famous Meeko Show), James Dietz (Don’t Sleep….too late) and others will be simulcasting from the park live on WOBC.
WOBC’s 1st Annual Block Party: Always a good time!
Listen to the radio spot featuring Mr. P: CLICK HERE: Block Party Commercial
The Gathering Hope House Radio Show is a program produced by the members of the Gathering Hope House, a peer-managed mental health recovery center in Lorain, OH. Every Thursday afternoon, college students travel to the Hope House to produce an episode’s worth of stories about mental health, dealing with social programs, sharing songs, and working together to get better.
Our episode from April 18th discusses the upcoming vote on Issue 12, which will continue funding mental health programs in Lorain County. We also discuss how best to make people aware of when you’re having a breakdown or panic attack. We finish the episode with some biographies of famous individuals who dealt with Mental Health issues.
CLICK HERE: Gathering Hope House 4/18
Our episode from March 21st discusses living independently, sleep problems, and medication.
CLICK HERE: Gathering Hope House 3/21
Our episode from March 14th discusses opinions on healthcare reform, dealing with stigmas about mental illness, understanding, and an incredible spoken-word journey by hope-house member Daryll.
CLICK HERE: Gathering Hope House 3/14
Twice a year WOBC calls upon its DJ’s to help get the music library in tip-top shape.
Records waiting to be filed.
A WOBC DJ hard at work, refiling.
WOBC Metal Director WARBOSS will not sleep until everything is in order.
Thanks to Music Librarian Maggie Gruner for putting this thing on and making delicious food as well. Thanks to Talk Director Francesca Krihely for the pix.
Pictured: Stan “The Man” Collins, part of The Gathering Hope House Radio show and the coolest man alive.
Dear reader, your eyes do not deceive you! These are two brand new Gathering Hope House Radio episodes, straight from the Gathering Hope House, a mental health recovery center in Lorain.
Our March 7th episode discusses managing personal finances while dealing with mental health issues, the therapeutic effects of having an animal as a companion, living with MS, and Oscar predictions.
CLICK HERE: Gathering Hope House 3/7
Our February 28th episode discusses the importance of having a radio show, voting rights, and cuts to Lorain County Public Transportation.
CLICK HERE: Gathering Hope House 2/28
produced by Caroline Lewis and Max Rivlin-Nadler