Around the Miami Valley
10:26 am
Mon June 2, 2014

WYSO Weekend: June 1, 2014

The Caravaggio that the Cleveland Museum of Art is restoring. The yellow tinge of an old varnish coating will be removed as part of the restoration.
Credit Cleveland Museum of Art, via David C. Barnett

In this edition of WYSO Weekend:

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Sun June 1, 2014

Conrad's Corner: June 1, 2014

Rita Coleman reads her poem, "Endings, Beginnings."

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3:19 pm
Fri May 30, 2014

Checking In With James McMurtry

James McMurtry

Musician, singer, and songwriter James McMurtry called into the WYSO studios in the middle of his North American tour. McMurtry talked about a range of subjects from cell phones and their impact on the United States, his father Larry McMurtry’s new book, his upcoming album to be released in October, to his son’s musical career.

For more information on James McMurtry and upcoming shows, visit http://www.jamesmcmurtry.com/index.html

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12:15 pm
Fri May 30, 2014

What's Great in Dayton: May 30 - June 5, 2014

Dayton International Peace Museum

The Dayton Art Institute takes you back to high school for the Prime Time Prom tonight, 7-11pm. Dress up and relive your high school glories (or create the prom experience you never had). Go elegant or go garish, just make sure you don't miss this unforgettable grownup prom!

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Around the Miami Valley
6:27 am
Fri May 30, 2014

Westcott House Holds Ribbon Cutting For Solar Home

The Delta T-90 Solar House
Credit Wayne Baker / WYSO

The Westcott House in Springfield hosted a ribbon cutting Thursday for its newest attraction. The Solar House will be unveiled directly behind the Frank Lloyd Wright designed home on High Street.

The Solar House was created by students at Vermont’s Norwich University for a solar design competition in in California last year and will be used for educational purposes. 

"This space allows us to offer classes and different workshops to teach people about sustainable architecture," says Marta Wojcik, executive director and curator of the Westcott House.

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