This week's Coffee Table focuses on Kachemak Bay State Park, the first state park in Alaska. Guests: Ranger Jason Okuly, Superintendent of Parks Jack Blackwell and Mako Haggerty representing the Friends of Kachemak Bay State Park.
Arts in Community is the topic for this week's Coffee Table. Our guests are Adele Person from Bunnell Street Arts Center, Susan Johnson from Homer Council on the Arts and Laurie Stuart from The Pratt Museum.
This week's Coffee Table is on accessibility in Homer. Tess Dally, an advocate for people with disabilities, Tela Bacher, Trails coordinator at the Independent Living Center, and Devony Lehner, Trails activities facilitator at the Independent Living Center, say people's attitudes toward accessibility are changing but the city still has a long way to go toward becoming more disability friendly.
This week's Coffee Table features the Friends of the NRA Homer chapter. FNRA Chairman Greg Collins explains the difference between the national political arm of the NRA and the runs through programs the FNRA provides locally. Local NRA member Ralph Crane also speaks about current gun control legislation in the state Legislature and the national discussion on gun control.
This week's Coffee Table answers your questions about ornamental and edible gardening in the many and varied climate zones of the lower Kenai Peninsula. Host Jeff Lockwood welcomes Brenda Adams, Tony Burgess and Donna Rae Faulkner from the Homer Garden Club.
This week on The Coffee Table, early childhood development and parenting support systems are the topics for discussion. KBBI's Renee Gross talks with Jill Lush and Susie Amundson from Sprout Family Services.
This week's Coffee Table is a preview of The Kachemak Bay Science Conference. Guests: Syverine Bentz from Kachemak Bay Estuarine Research Reserve, Beth Trowbridge, Executive Director of The Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies, and Sue Saupe of Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory Council. The conference is March 7 - 11. It is free to attend. Register at: kbayscience.org
Sexual Assault - Education, Prevention and Response is the topic on this week's Coffee Table. Guests: Chris Fontaine, Forensic Nurse, South Peninsula Hospital, Amy Woodruff, Prevention Coordinator, Haven House and Doug Koester Trainer, Facilitator, Green Dot Homer.
State Representative Paul Seaton is this week's guest. KBBI News Director Aaron Bolton reviews the budget, this year's session and special sessions, as well as the recent vote within the state Republican party to block Seaton and two other Republicans from running on the party's ticket.
What kind of care does the State of Alaska make available? On this week's Coffee Table, Homer Public Health Nurse Alivia Erickson and Nurse Jerry Troshynski, Alaska Department of Public Health Regional Supervisor, go over the services and programs available today at your Homer Public Health Center and across the peninsula.