March 18 :: Shin Hollow Radio :: WVBR-FM 93.5 :: 6 p.m

Birch Tree by Marla Coppolino

The Greater Ithaca Trail has had open studio weekends in October for many years, but now they are starting to do it more often the day after First Friday gallery nights. We’ll talk to Robin Schwartz, the program director of the Community Arts Partnership and Marla Coppolino, a Groton-based artist who has already opened up her studio space to visitors on one of these weekends.

March 4 :: Shin Hollow Radio :: WVBR-FM 93.5 :: 6 p.m

Diane Cohen

Diane Cohen, the executive director of Finger Lakes ReUse, will give us a progress report on this upcycling business, which is located in the Triphammer Marketplace in the village of Lansing. Among other projects, the organization is in the process of training young people to repair computers and other elecronic equipment for resale.