Christmas Eve Day programming on KTwH

Christmas Eve Day programming on KTwH
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7:00 – 9:00am: Michelle’s Miller’s regular (not decaff!) Grounds Control

9:00 – noon: Michelle Miller’s Christmas Miscellany:

9:00          “Auntie Claus” read by Mary Klausen

10:00        More readings, poetry, reflections and seasonal music from Michelle M

11:00        The Hotdish Imperative – all things holiday in the culinary field (with Chef Uriah Hefter)

Noon – 5:00pm: Fran’s Holiday Miscellany

12:00 – community events, holiday programming preview; holiday traditions; some alphorn and

yodeling from Switzerland; German carols

12:30 – Children’s Storytime – with a Christmas theme

1:00 –  “Three Wise Guys”, a Damon Runyon story read by Tom Koehler; and Christmas on the plantation: African American culinary researcher Michael Twitty on customs and celebrations of enslaved Americans during the Christmas season, interviewed by KTWH volunteer Gerri Williams.

2:00 – a multi-cultural holiday special from Pacifica Archives: the making of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol; some Christmas music from Mexico; and “Dreidels and Donuts: a Hanukkah Story”

3:00 – Upstate Radio Theater: Dragnet, “The Big Little Jesus” 1953;

3:30 – With Good Reason, A’Caroling – three stories about the impact of music on our lives

4:00 – 5:00 – 1939 recording of Cambell’s Playhouse; Orson Welles narrates “A Christmas Carol”, starring Lionel Barrymore as Ebeneezer Scrooge.

5:00 – sign off


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