Exclusive spa day for WCBE listeners at Replenish in Historic Downtown Columbus, nestled on the skirt of Franklin Park and Topiary Garden behind the Columbus Metropolitan Main Library and sculpture garden. Enjoy a mini-seminar on Boundariesled by our very own host Ria Greiff of You Inc. & YouTune, our weekly locally produced shows about emotional intelligence with guest interviews.
Our lives may have become more automated with technology, but the human touch remains here at WCBE. We are passionate about the stories, music and programs 90.5 offers because YOUR passionate about this too. Your donations in the past made it possible for your preferred content to come to your ears.
Let’s get a little graphic! WCBE is presenting a graphic art design contest to central Ohio artists. We’re looking to feature a piece created specifically for WCBE 90.5 at our studios! Read on for contest requirements and winner prizes. Deadline for submissions is August 27th at 5pm.
Contest requirements for WCBE’s Get Graphic Content
Size: 5ft x 4ft, but can be sized down to 5in x 4in
Jack Marchbanks, WCBE Jazz Sunday Co-host, traveled to Cleveland this summer to once again participate in one of the most entertaining musical festivals in the world: the Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) JazzFest. The festival was presented Thursday evening, June 28th, through Saturday evening, June 30th, in the beautiful theatres of Cleveland's Playhouse Square. In its 39th year, the Tri-C JazzFest was sponsored by KeyBank and boasted a stunning array of jazz legends, including opening night headliner National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master Dee Dee Bridgewater.
Innovative Leaders features interviews of thought leaders and academics combined with executives in a range of industries to identify their biggest issues and discuss the innovative approaches they are using to turn turbulence into a business advantage. We present concepts and tools that have been proven to improve organizational success and discussions about how you can apply them to drive success in your organization.
The 2nd Annual Cruise the Fort car show is taking place on Sunday August 26th, 2018. This is an all class car show - cars and light trucks from all generations are encouraged to enter. This includes antiques, hot rods, muscle cars, exotics, one-of-a-kind vehicles and more, both foreign and domestic! The Cruise the Fort takes place on the Fort Hayes Campus at 546 Jack Gibbs Blvd, Columbus, Ohio 43215.
Join Dr. Paul Sutter, astrophysicist & host of locally produced Space Radio, for a WCBE stargazing fundraising event at the new John Glenn Astronomy Park on Friday, July 13th! We hope to see you at our first Space Radio Cosmic Cookout!
As you clean out your garage, attic and closets this Spring, you may find yourself under a pile of items you no longer have a use for.
Consider donating your gently used items -- tools, electronics, clothes, whatever! -- to WCBE and we'll sell them at our upcoming yard sale!
You can drop off your gently used goods starting Monday, July 9th, at our studio: 540 Jack Gibbs Boulevard in Columbus. Drop-off hours are 9am – 4pm weekdays (call to make arrangements if you need to stop by at another time, our office phone number is 614-365-5555).
As you probably heard, our Spring fundraiser back in March fell quite short. To raise the needed funds, WCBE will host a 24-hour fundraiser starting this Thursday, May 24. Called 24 on 24, it’s so important that station manager Dan Mushalko will host on-air the entire 24 hours, supplemented online by Johnny DiLoretto streaming live from the Grandview Theatre and Drafthouse.
Back on April 14th, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame & Museum held its 33rd Annual Induction Ceremony. WCBE’s Jack Marchbanks and Mike Foley attended the ceremony in Cleveland. On Saturday, May 5th -- they featured highlights from the induction speeches and celebrated the music of this year's inductees in a three-part miniseries. You can hear each hour of WCBE’s 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Special for a limited time. Thanks for listening.
Hour 1 - Bon Jovi and Dire Straits (7-8am)
Hour 2 - Sister Rosetta Tharpe and The Cars (11am-noon)
Saturday, March 10 @ 7am- A Beautiful World: Rebels, Renegades, and Wild Women. Women throughout history have broken the rules and stepped outside conventional social norms to make history happen. Writer/Producer Heather McElhatton investigates several women who stand out as the rebels of their time, including female samurai Tomoe Gozen, anthropologist Jane Goodall, and astronaut Mae Jemison.