Story County Stories, Passover, April Ames Events

Ames High School teacher Joe Brekke, creator of the "Story County Stories" project explains how he and other Ames High teachers are leading the production of audio stories for podcast and broadcast, made by students after they recorded interviews with people important to their lives. Students Jonah Glenn and Will Weber describe their experiences while participating in this project. The students' stories can be heard on line at Story County Stories Project

Jim Werbel gives a description of the meaning and events of the Passover holiday.

Ames Public Relations Officer Susan Gwiasda gives an update about events in the City of Ames during the month of April, including:

  • Eco-Fair on April 4
  • Yard Waste Day on April 11
  • Photo Treasure Hunt for Ames Mobility 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan search for citizen participation in identifying problem areas in transportation around Ames.
  • the celebration of the 25th anniversary of Ames City Hall Building
  • Spring Egg Hunt at Reiman Gardens for children 6th grade and younger will be on
    Saturday, April 4th, from 9:00 in the morning to 11:00

Music: "You Need Jesus” sung by the Corinthian Baptist Youth Choir from Des Moines, recorded in 1975 and re-released this year

Originally broadcast 04/01/2015
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