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Curious George Swings Into Spring, Monday at 7 am on KUAC TV

Curious George Swings Into SpringIt’s springtime! And a little monkey has a big case of spring fever. But serious lobby dogs like Hundley have no time for frolicking, especially when there’s a spring cleaning prize to be won. Hundley’s dreams are dashed when a burst pipe forces him to evacuate the building and join George in the country. Seeing such a down dog, George gets the idea to give his friend spring fever, but instead Hundley gets lost. Will George be able to rescue Hundley and lift his spirits? Tune in Monday morning at 7 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

Dark Winter Nights, Saturday at 7 pm on KUAC FM

Dark Winter NightsDARK WINTER NIGHTS: TRUE STORIES FROM ALASKA airs the third Saturday of every month at 7pm on KUAC FM.  This locally produced show is 30 minutes of amazing and hilarious, true stories from Alaska told by the Alaskans who experienced them. Tune in Saturday night at 7 on KUAC FM, KUAC online, KUAC HD, and KUAC TV 9.5.

Great American Seafood Cook-Off VII, Sundays at 7 pm on KUAC TV

Great American Seafood Cook-Off VIIIn August 2014, a group of accomplished and up-and-coming chefs representing 18 states (including Alaska) gathered in New Orleans to compete in the annual Great American Seafood Cook-Off. THE GREAT AMERICAN SEAFOOD COOK-OFF VII features highlights from the event which gives the chefs one hour to showcase their culinary talents in a dish using domestic seafood native to their home states. Then, a discriminating panel of judges comprised of an executive chef, a food magazine editor, a culinary-school teacher, and a representative from The James Beard Foundation sample the results and crown a winner. Tune in Sunday night at 7 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

KUAC Spring Fundraiser Phone Bank Individual Scheduling

KUAC Spring Fundraiser Phone Bank Individual SchedulingAttention KUAC volunteers! We are now scheduling individual volunteers for the upcoming 2015 KUAC Spring Fundraiser running April 10-12.  If you, or you and a friend, would like to answer phones while having a really great time, please consider booking a block of time! A few group blocks are still available as well.

Visit HERE and look for the VolunteerSpot area for scheduling. We ask that individuals limit themselves to one shift during the fundraiser. Have questions? Email emilyb.kuac@alaska.edu or call 474-7491. Thank you!

Daniel Tiger is Coming to Town! Saturday, May 2, 1-4 pm at the Fairbanks Community Food Bank

Daniel Tiger is Coming to Town!Join KUAC and the Fairbanks Community Food bank to welcome very special guest, Daniel Tiger! Bring the entire family to the Food Bank at 725 26th Ave. from 1 to 4 pm on May 2nd. Everyone will learn about things kids of all ages can do to help out in our Fairbanks community! Enjoy neighborly activities brought to you by the Food Bank, Calypso Farm, Fairbanks Senior Center & Boy Scouts of America plus viewings of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood “Be My Neighbor” episode, meet Daniel Tiger in person and get your photo taken! While you are there ask about joining the KUAC Kids Club—more information can be found HERE. See you there and “Ugga Mugga”!

Share Your Story: How Has Cancer Impacted Your Life?

Share Your Story: How Has Cancer Impacted Your Life? Visit the story wall associated with Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies, and read, listen, and watch stories of others across the world whose lives have been impacted by cancer HERE. Then, think about how this disease has impacted your life. Want to share that story? Now is your chance! Stay engaged with KUAC, the upcoming film series, and this outreach initiative at kuac.org/cancerfilm.

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies, Local outreach, stories, and film on KUAC FM & TV

Cancer: The Emperor of All MaladiesJoin KUAC and Fairbanks Memorial Hospital as we explore cancer with discussions, screenings, radio stories and a place for you to share a story of your own, all leading up to the premiere of Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies, March 30, 31, & April 1 on KUAC TV. Visit kuac.org/cancerfilm to learn more about this Ken Burns produced series which “matches the epic scale of the disease, reshaping the way the public sees cancer and stripping away some of the fear and misunderstanding that has long surrounded it.”

Join KUAC for an early sneak-peek from the series and a discussion on cancer March 24th, at 5:30 pm in the Fairbanks Memorial Hospital McGown Room.

Share your story or the story of a loved one on the project’s story wall HERE.

If you would like to have KUAC FM or TV share your story, or if your organization would like to be involved in this effort please email Emily at emilyb.kuac@alaska.edu.