KZUM said goodbye to Program Director, Josh Espich this month. We wish him the best of luck in his future endeavors and are proud to have worked along side him.
|A Few Name Changes...|
Dancer Cancer is now Solar Roller Coaster and airs Fridays, 12-2 a.m.
Accepted Eclectic is now The Space Station and airs Thursdays, 12-2 a.m.
South East Asian Youth Club is now The Vietnamese Community Radio Show and airs Saturdays, 2-3:30 p.m.
|2011 Event Calendar|
HAYMARKET CORK & ALE FESTIVAL
Friday, April 22nd, 7:00-10:00 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, Lincoln.
Saturday, April 23rd, Noon - 6:00 p.m. at Antelope Park.
2nd ANNUAL WINE
& HOWL to Benefit the
Lincoln Animal Ambassadors
Saturday, May 14th,
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
at Deer Springs Winery.
2nd ANNUAL KZUM
Saturday, June 11th.
Check-in opens at
9:00 a.m. at Hollywood
Bowl, 920 N. 48th St., Lincoln.
Saturday, July 30th at Duggan's Pub, 440 S. 11th St., Lincoln.
Time will be announced.
ANNUAL MUSIC &
Friday, August 12th & Saturday, August 13th at the Unitarian Church, 6300 A St., Lincoln.
WE DID IT! We have the BEST listeners! Thank you for stepping up and supporting KZUM during our Spring Pledge Drive! WE EXCEEDED OUR GOAL OF $50,000.00!!! THANK YOU!
We are thankful for the positive feedback, and are sincerely gratified in knowing we serve our diverse Lincoln community.
KZUM WINS HORIZON AWARD
The Board of Trustees of the Community Health Endowment (CHE) has selected Sunrise Communications/KZUM Radio as the recipient of the 2011 Horizon Award.
KZUM was selected for this award because of their deep commitment to building community and to educate with diverse voices to enrich the entire community. The award acknowledges the station for providing multi-cultural programming as well as general health related programming and education, including many Public Service Announcements.
This is the 11th year that CHE has selected a deserving individual or group who is making a difference in achieving their vision to make Lincoln, Nebraska the "healthiest community in the nation."
The award will be presented to the Board of Directors, staff and volunteers of KZUM at the Community Health Endowment's annual meeting on May 17, 2011.
PETER BUFFETT INTERVIEW
Emmy award-winning composer, author and philanthropist, Peter Buffett, son of investing mogul Warren Buffett will be a guest on The Joy Factor, Wednesday, April 20th at 6:00 p.m.
Please join KZUM's own Sheila Stratton as she visits with Peter on his upcoming Omaha performance and the philosophy that was instilled in him to forge one's own path to reap life's greatest rewards.
What: The Central High School Foundation presents, "Life Is What You Make It: A Concert & Conversation with Peter Buffett"
When: Thursday, April 28 2011, 7pm
Where: Central High School Auditorium, 124 North 20th Street, Omaha, NE 68102
Tickets: $25 with student ID / $50 for General Admission / $75 for General Admission and VIP Reception Admission. Tickets may be purchased through the Central High School Foundation by phone 402-556-1996.
2nd ANNUAL POKER RUN
SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 2011
HOLLYWOOD BOWL, 920 N. 48th St.
FREE BIKER BANDANA TO EACH PAID PARTICIPANT!
GRAND PRIZE, 2ND AND 3RD PLACE POKER RUN WINNERS WILL RECEIVE AWESOME PRIZES!
TONS OF DOOR PRIZES!
'ROAD TO STURGIS' RAFFLE
featuring 2 week-long passes good from Aug. 6 - 14 to the Buffalo Chip. This prize includes all access passes to the concerts, camping fees and a brand new tent compliments of Moose's Tooth of Lincoln. See complete details below!
Poker Run Check in at Hollywood Bowl: 9:00 to 11:30 a.m.
3:00 - 4:45 P.M. KZUM Blues programmers will spin your favorite blues tunes at Hollywood Bowl!
*5:00 P.M. HOOKT TAKES THE STAGE (on a specially constructed stage over the bowling alley) TO ROCK US OUT!
A Lincoln rock band, HOOKT covers your favorite songs from AC/DC, Buckcherry, Hinder, Ozzie, Aerosmith, Def Leppard and much much more!
Click the YouTube icon to check em' out!
*Reserve your lane NOW to Bowl with the Band or call Hollywood Bowl, 402-466-1911. Don't wait - reserve your lane to rock and bowl with HOOKT!
Stay tuned for route details!
'ROAD TO STURGIS' RAFFLE DETAILS
Other amazing raffle prizes you could win are:
A Custom Motorcycle Paint Job compliments of Wayne's Body Shop, a $750.00 value; or
A Custom Motorcycle Seat compliments of XOTIC CUSTOMS, a $250.00 value.
Tickets are $5.00 each or 5 for $20.00. Tickets can be purchased at Great Plains Cycle Supply, Wayne's Body Shop, Brandl Cycle and KZUM studios, 941 'O' Street, Suite 1025 (The Terminal Building).
Winners will be announced at the KZUM Poker Run on June 11th! NEED NOT BE PRESENT TO WIN!
Get your tickets early! All proceeds benefit KZUM!
We can never say this enough, thank you for continuing to make KZUM, 'The Heartbeat of Your Community!'
We couldn't do what we do...without YOU!
KZUM Staff & Board of Directors