Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon,
We’ll talk with Belle Mikelson about next week’s folk music camp;
We’ll talk with Jim Simard, from the State Historical Library, about the new exhibit of photographs of Seiki Kayamori;
And we’ll find out what’s on the musical Menu at Food Truck Friday at the JACC, with guest Sabe Flores and Carl Reese;
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
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