Garrison Keillor Helps Launch Station
September 10, 2010 at 4:24 AM (PT)
AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA "A PRAIRIE HOME COMPANION" host GARRISON KEILLOR is back on the road for several appearances, including the launch ceremonies for new public radio station WDRT/VIROQUA, WI. KEILLOR will appear at the GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN CHURCH in VIROQUA 3-4:30p (CT) on SEPTEMBER 29th for a "Rhubarb Pie and Ice Cream Social," followed by an appearance 4:30-5:30 at the WESTERN WISCONSIN FOOD ENTERPRISE CENTER for "Be Well and Do Good Work: Community Celebration with GARRISON KEILLOR." The events, celebrating the scheduled SEPTEMBER 17th launch of WDRT, are free to the public.
In addition, KEILLOR is on the schedule for an appearance in TURLOCK, CA on SEPTEMBER 20th and for TEXAS TECH's Presidential Lecture & Performance Series for an OCTOBER 24th visit to LUBBOCK. KEILLOR recently appeared in JACKSONVILLE, OR; EUGENE; PORTLAND; DENVER, SAN ANTONIO; MOORHEAD, MN; and KNOXVILLE as part of his "SUMMER LOVE TOUR" with SARA WATKINS and FRED NEWMAN, and is scheduled for BALTIMORE TONIGHT (9/10), followed by CARY, NC and CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA this weekend.