Celebrate the freedom to read as we shine a light on a bunch of books that have been challenged and banned in the past few years. In the words of a brave librarian who fought the banning (and burning) of John Steinbeck’s classic The grapes of wrath more than 80 years ago, “Banning books is so utterly hopeless and futile. Ideas don’t die because a book is forbidden reading” Gretchen Knief Schenk (1939, Kern County, California).
A combination of modern and organic motifs, Art Deco design continues to be captivating and collectable. Deco is the passion of the presenters of this programme that explores the local and global Deco scene, preservation and heritage, the buildings, jewellery and furnishings with interviews, music, notice of coming events; a sharing of the knowledge of the Art Deco Society of Auckland.
Are you green-fingered or all thumbs when it comes to gardening? Garden Planet tackles everything from seasonal gardening and garden maintenance, to problem-solving, troubleshooting, and what to plant and when. Tune in for garden goss, community notices and interviews with experts and enthusiasts on all things green or growing. Email email@example.com with your questions.
Senior Focus is the voice of Auckland's senior community. In recognition of the diversity of seniors, the hosts bring senior leaders and experts to the show to explore a wide range of topics. If you’re over 50, tune to Senior Focus for comprehensive information on the policies and events that impact on seniors’ wellbeing.