More Thanks to Share

by katrina on March 30, 2015

We are grateful for donations received this past winter from our fantastic listeners and supporters, like Robert Silsbee, Jan & Ken Zeserson, Randy & Terry Marcus, Carol & Tony Henderson, Sabrina Johnston, Paul Davis & Catherine McCarthy, Nerissa Russell, Nicholas & Alexandra Hill, Deawn Hersini, and a gift made in memory of Stu Stein.  Please visit our Support page to see how you can join this fine set of supporters!


WRFI Community Radio Training Series

by admin on March 15, 2015

Interested in Community Radio? Citizen Journalism? Check out the WRFI Community Radio Training Series!
On the last Sunday of the month, volunteers at WRFI Community Radio host trainings ranging from journalism to running a music show. Past workshops have included radio voice training, news script writing, and audio production. These trainings serve the WRFI volunteer community while creating a venue for new people to get involved with the station.

March 2015:
3/29 – News Writing I & II with Maura Stephens.
This is three workshops bundled into one full day- News Writing I & II, plus an on-air voice primer. This workshop is led by Maura Stephens, associate director of the Park Center for Independent Media at Ithaca College and veteran journalist, editor, educator, actor, director, producer, and voice talent.
For more information, as well as registration, CLICK HERE.

April and May Trainings…
4/26 – Talk Radio Workshop – What makes a great talk show?
5/31 – Music Show Panel – The nuances of a DJ
Contact Ryan Clover-Owens for more information.


Audio workshop imminent!

February 19, 2015

The ‘Audio Alchemy Workshop’ conducted by Jonathan Miller is this Sunday, February 22nd. There is still time to register- get the details here.

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Seneca Lake Academy registration

February 9, 2015

Update 2/17/15: Registration will close on Saturday, February 21, with a waiting list after that. Parallel programming for younger children by Earth Arts Ithaca is currently full, but there is a waiting list available. Come explore the natural and cultural history of Seneca Lake with all of your senses! —– Registration is now open for […]

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Winter Thanks

February 6, 2015

Thanks be to our dear supporters, like Todd Saddler & Laurie Konwinski, David Holowka, Paul Stearns, Chris Syphers and Fran Spadafora-Manzella, who gave in memory of Fred Manzella. These fine folks, and others, have kept our independent WRFI Community Radio in mind this snowy season with their donations. To learn how you can join them, please visit our Support […]

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Audio Alchemy Workshop

February 5, 2015

If you’re interested in learning the craft of radio production, experienced radio producer Jonathan Miller will be conducting a workshop Sunday, February 22nd on that very subject! All details can be found here.

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Seneca Lake Academy

January 27, 2015

WRFI Community Radio is proud to sponsor Seneca Lake Academy, a free public event to explore the natural and cultural history of Seneca Lake and its environs.  To be held on Saturday, February 28, in Montour Falls (Schuyler County), with free classes from 9am-5pm, followed by a community dinner (Schuyler 4-H fundraiser) at 6pm and […]

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Overdue Marathon Results!

January 7, 2015

Huge thanks go out to everybody who contributed to our 3rd Annual Fundraising Marathon! This past November, we raised $15,092 from some 193 wonderful donors — our best results yet!  Some of the generous supporters that we are proud to acknowledge here include (in no particular order): David Mazzarella Frances Helmstadter Gail & Naoki Sakai […]

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