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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Quaker State 400
1:00 am
Fri June 20, 2014

NASCAR returning to the Kentucky Speedway this month

It’s time again for the Kentucky Speedway to host the Quaker State 400 Sprint Cup Race at the track in Sparta. With a preview of what race fans can expect during the entire race weekend, both on and off the track, Lee Hay welcomes in Tim Bray, director of communications for the Speedway.

The Big Screen
1:00 am
Fri June 20, 2014

Hollywood's classic car flicks

From the classic Robert Mitchum 1958 film "Thunder Road"

Once again it’s summertime, and the living is… well, in many instances… mobile. What with enjoying the seasonal events and travels, and the upcoming weekend of big racing at the Kentucky Speedway, I started thinking about the symmetry between two of Americas great loves: cars and movies.

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Local Music
1:00 am
Fri June 13, 2014

Hear about Acarya's new EP, "Is Fio Glacies"

Ron Esposito welcomes local musicians Liz Wu and Wes Davidson from Acarya in to talk about their new EP Is Fio Glacies and their upcoming concert on Fountain Square on Friday, June 27.

"The Prodigal Son"
1:00 am
Fri June 13, 2014

Author Kimberla Lawson Roby talks about her latest novel

Kelly Blewett is joined by bestselling author Kimberla Lawson Roby, writer of the new novel A Prodigal Son, the latest in her Rev. Curtis Black series, to discuss the series and using the biblical story of the prodigal son as the theme for this book.

Local Buddhist Center
1:00 am
Fri June 13, 2014

Learn about Cincinnati's Gaden Samdrupling Buddhist Monastery

Gaden Samdrupling Buddhist Monastery, founded in 1999, is a community center for Buddhist study, practice, and culture located on the west side of Cincinnati. Robyn Carey-Allgeyer talks with Jam Yang Lama from the center to learn of its history, mission and the classes and teachings they offer.

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