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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National Poetry Month
1:00 am
Fri April 25, 2014

State Senator Eric Kearney and his efforts to name a poet laureate for Ohio

Are you aware that the State of Ohio does not have a poet laureate? State Senator Eric Kearney is sponsoring legislation to change this. He joins our Barbara Gray during National Poetry Month to talk about the role of a poet laureate, how one would be selected, and the status of Senate Bill 84.

Bourbon
1:00 am
Fri April 25, 2014

New book traces the long history of bourbon

Author Dane Huckelbridge has taken a “shot” at writing the definitive history of the beverage once distilled by George Washington and enjoyed by soldiers on both sides of the Civil War. Bourbon: A History of the American Spirit takes readers through centuries of distilling, imbibing, fighting, mixing, and outlawing. The author stopped by our studio to talk all things bourbon with our Mark Heyne.

National Poetry Month
1:00 am
Fri April 25, 2014

Local poet Gerry Grubbs

Clay Alliance
1:00 am
Fri April 25, 2014

Spring Pottery Fair happening in East Walnut Hills on May 3

Cincinnati’s Clay Alliance will take over the streets of East Walnut Hills on Saturday, May 3 for their annual Spring Pottery Fair. Lee Hay previews this event with artist and event co-chair, Jessica Thayer.

Gorman Heritage Farm
1:00 am
Fri April 25, 2014

Celebrate local food with top chefs at Savor the Season

Gorman Heritage Farm, along with Slow Food Cincinnati, celebrates spring with Savor the Season, featuring some of the area’s top chefs demonstrating delicious dishes using local ingredients. Gorman’s program director, Jamie Stoneham, joins our Frank Johnson with details on this day of food, nature, and local farmers.

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