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  • Folk U Talk: Ayurveda Demystified (on 89.5 FM)

    Posted on Tuesday June 30, 2020
    Folk U Talk: Ayurveda Demystified (on 89.5 FM)A glimpse into the oldest traditional medicine from the East with Muneera Hussein, Ayurveda practicioner. Folk University has taken Friday Folk U Talks on the radio! Every Friday from 1 to 3 p.m. Tune in to 89.5FM or listen live at cortesradio.ca.Call in at 2:00 and 2:30 with your questions ... Continue Reading »
  • Friday's Folk U Talk: Cortes Waste & Recycling Explained

    Posted on Sunday June 21, 2020
    Friday's Folk U Talk: Cortes Waste & Recycling ExplainedNext Friday, June 26th ,,, 1 p.m.: Waste & Recycling on Cortes 101. Confused about what can be recycled, how to minimize your waste impact, and where your garbage goes? Brian from Cortes’s Waste and Recycling Centre will tell us all! Get ready to call in with your questions.Folk University ... Continue Reading »
  • Folk U Talk (on 89.5FM): $ Community Investment Coops 101 $

    Posted on Saturday June 13, 2020
    Folk U Talk (on 89.5FM): $ Community Investment Coops 101 $How to get money into the hands of Cortesians to help start and grow businesses. Adam McKenty from CCEDA discusses this innovative approach to funding local enterprises and growing a more diverse and sustainable island economy.Tune in this Friday to Folk U Talk Show on CKTZ 89.5 FM CortesCo... Continue Reading »
  • Folk U Talks: Play 101 (on CKTZ 89.FM cortesradio.ca)

    Posted on Tuesday June 09, 2020
    Folk U Talks:  Play 101 (on CKTZ 89.FM cortesradio.ca) Folk University has taken Folk U Friday to Cortes Community Radio, CKTZ, 89.5 FM cortesradio.ca every Friday from 1 to 3 p.m. Neighbours continue to share their interests, passions, and skills with each other over the air-waves. YOU are encouraged to call-in every week to contribut... Continue Reading »
  • Resilient Enterprise Training (with CCEDA)

    Posted on Friday June 05, 2020
    Resilient Enterprise Training (with CCEDA)The Cortes Community Economic Development Association (CCEDA) and Folk University are running a series of practical business skills workshops to help islanders grow and launch local, resilient, and pandemic-resistant businesses and social enterprises. Our first workshop took place on... Continue Reading »
  • Folk U Friday: Climate Hope (on 89.5FM)

    Posted on Tuesday June 02, 2020
    Folk U Friday: Climate Hope (on 89.5FM)This Friday from 1 to 3 p.m. Grab your tea or turn up the radio and grab your gardening gloves... Folk University brings Karen Mahon, founder of Climate Hope, to Folk U Talk Show. Learn more about Deep Adaptation, Collapse, and Climate Resiliency. What do these terms mean and what do they mean for t... Continue Reading »
  • Comment > Thanks

    Posted on Saturday November 23, 2019
    Comment > Thanks Comment on "T.G.I.Folk Cinema - This Is Spinal Tap": Thanks Wayne! Ya, it is a great time for sure. Plenty of variety and we are getting a flow with set/up take down. Thanks for supporting! Continue Reading »
  • Comment > So fun. And great food

    Posted on Saturday November 23, 2019
    Comment > So fun. And great foodComment on "T.G.I.Folk Cinema - This Is Spinal Tap": It's getting better every time. Continue Reading »
  • Comment > a brilliant quirky movie

    Posted on Sunday October 13, 2019
    Comment > a brilliant quirky movieComment on "T.G.I.F Cinema Night , Take #2": It was radical in when it came out, and some of it still is. A very funny, very moving and very irreverent creation Continue Reading »
  • Comment > thank you

    Posted on Saturday June 01, 2019
    Comment > thank youComment on "Thank you Cortes! ": You are amazing Manda. Thanks for all your efforts. Cortes is lucky to have you. Continue Reading »

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