Around Cincinnati

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Greater Cincinnati has a vibrant arts scene, and Around Cincinnati keeps you up to date. Host Lee Hay is joined by prominent local contributors who have their fingers on the pulse of the community and introduce you to the cultural and arts organizations and events that make Cincinnati special.

Around Cincinnati is made possible in part by a grant from ArtsWave.

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Family Fun Saturdays
1:00 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Betts House lets kids Build It! this summer

Cincinnati’s Betts House, Ohio’s oldest brick home, invites parents and kids this summer to come by and enjoy the exhibit Build It!, allowing for hands on activities to introduce the concept of architecture to the next generation. Executive Director Dayle Deardurff joins Jane Durrell to discuss the exhibit, on loan from archKIDecture of Chicago, how it fits into the Betts House mission, and the house’s Family Fun Saturdays.

"American Afterlife"
1:00 am
Fri May 23, 2014

A fascinating book about what can be learned visiting cemeteries on Memorial Day

Kate Sweeney, a producer for NPR, has just released her fascinating book, American Afterlife: Encounters in the Customs of Mourning, and she’s on the phone with Lee Hay to share what she learned about visiting cemeteries on Memorial Day, green cemeteries, roadside memorials and more.

Over the Rhine
1:00 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Time for the 11th Annual Cincinnati Fringe Festival

The 11th Annual Cincinnati Fringe Festival kicks off on May 27 with 160 performances of 36 unique productions at 10 different venues in Over the Rhine. Joining Jim Stump for a preview is outgoing Fringe producer Eric Vosmeier.

Queen of Suspense
1:00 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Author Mary Higgins Clark talks about her newest suspense novel

NY Times bestselling author, referred to as the reigning “Queen of Suspense,” Mary Higgins Clark talks with our Barbara Gray about her newest mystery novel, I’ve Got You Under My Skin.

Washington Park
1:00 am
Fri May 23, 2014

A song from the Comet Bluegrass Allstars, coming June 5 to Bandstand Bluegrass

Comet Bluegrass Allstars

91.7 WVXU is the proud presenter of this summer’s Bandstand Bluegrass series at Washington Park (every Thursday night from 7-10pm from May 29 - August 28) and performing on June 5 is Cincinnati’s beloved Comet Bluegrass All Stars.

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