THIS WEEK ON WDIY

Tuesday, 7:00-9:00pm, Dina Hall features archived sets from Tim O'Brien & Mollie O'Brien with Mark Shatz (1994), Peter Ostrousko & Danny Gotham (2009), Pavlov's Dawgs (1992).
Wednesday, 6:00-7:00pm, Laurie Siebert discusses: "Spending over the summer, vacations and other ways to lose track.” Laurie also takes listener questions during the program.
Thursday, 6:00-7:00pm, John Pearce welcomes three Lehigh Valley students to discuss their History Day project research: Jacob Roth, Catelyn Fitzgerald, and Prathesha Kothare.
Thursday at 11:04 pm, Bill Fox concludes the month-long focus on Spyra from Berlin, Germany. The featured CD at midnight will be "Staub" on Butterfly Collectors Records.

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