Stocking up for picnics, family gatherings, or camping? Don’t forget that you can support KUAC with your Fred Meyer purchases this summer! It’s easy, AND you don’t lose any of your personal rewards, coupons or fuel points! Join the nearly 100 families who add to their support of KUAC, every time they go shopping at Fred Meyer’s. It works in conjunction with your Rewards Program and means thousands of dollars a year to KUAC.
If you signed up for the Community Rewards Program any time before July 1, 2016, be sure to go into your account online and make sure your Fred Meyer Rewards Card is still linked to KUAC!
Here’s what you do:
- Go to http://www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards
- Click Sign In. If you don’t have an online account, then click Register.
- Follow the instructions on the Register page, link your current Fred Meyer Rewards Card to your online account.
- Scroll down to Community Rewards on your account information page.
- Click the orange Edit button and Find Your Organization.
- You can type in KUAC or
- You can type in 84486
- Choose KUAC.
- Click the Enroll button.
Go into Fred Meyer and they can help you sign up right there in the store!
You’ve had a couple cups of coffee on Sunday morning and it’s time to play the puzzle with Puzzle Master Will Shortz. Wouldn’t it be fun to play on air? Here’s the link to submit your answer to the puzzle.
Beginning Monday, July 18th, KUAC2 listeners will notice a few changes on the schedule. Q with Shadrach Kabango will move to 6 p.m. weekdays replacing one hour of Exponential Radio. The Takeaway will join the weekday morning line-up at 8 a.m. More information about The Takeaway is here. Since moving Live Wire KUAC FM on Saturdays at 11 a.m., Conversations from the World Café will join the Saturday morning line up on KUAC2. You can get a taste here.
Beginning Saturday, July 2 KUAC will begin broadcasting Live Wire at 11 a.m. on KUAC
Live Wire is radio variety for the attention span challenged. It’s music from up-and-coming bands, original comedy, performance and scintillating interviews with writers, filmmakers, comedians and people who think cool thoughts. Hosted by Luke Burbank (Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me, Too Beautiful to Live), the show is taped in front of a live audience in Portland, Oregon and is aired on public radio stations around the country. More information about Live Wire can be found online at livewireradio.org.
Featuring adventure, comedy and interactive fun, Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab demonstrates that invention can foster creativity, imagination, can-do spirit and positive entrepreneurism. The animated 26-part series, targeted to children ages 5 to 8, seeks to tap into kids’ natural curiosity while encouraging them to push conventional scientific and technological boundaries through experimentation. Tune in Sunday mornings at 9 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
Curiosity Quest is an upbeat family program that explores what you are curious about. In each episode, host Joel Greene, takes viewers on an unscripted hands-on exploration to answer letters of curiosity. Curiosity Quest strives to provide entertaining and educational programming for the entire family to enjoy. Tune in Sunday mornings at 9:30 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
Alert! If you have already signed up for the Fred Meyer Community Rewards program, you will need to re-enroll and re-link your Rewards Card to KUAC before June 30th. KUAC has been fortunate to benefit from the shopping habits of many of our listeners and viewers through the Fred Meyer Community Rewards program. In fact, KUAC has received more than $1,000 over the last year that goes to support your favorite public broadcasting station!
So, if you are one of the more than 100 households who already support KUAC in this way, please re-enroll and re-link your Rewards Card to KUAC #84486!
Here’s how to re-enroll:
- Relink your card to our Community Rewards program through an email sent to all customers on June 8 OR by logging on to your account at www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards
- Every time you shop and use your Rewards Card you continue to help us earn a donation!
- Remember, you still earn your Rewards Points, Fuel Points, and Rebates.
- For more information about Fred Meyer Community Rewards Customer Re-enrollment, please visit www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards.