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Listen To The View From Here: Place and Privilege
The first five episodes of Place and Privilege, our documentary exploring housing affordability in Sacramento, are now available for you to listen to. Catch up on the series that our listeners can’t stop talking about. On our website, you can stream or download the podcasts, read more about affordable housing, or sign up for one of our events. Episodes 06 - 08 will release in September as we prepare for our 1-hour first-person documentary coming in October.

To get the latest updates, Like us on Facebook or follow the hashtag, #ViewOnHousing.

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At your desktop computer, go to your Facebook page, hover over your profile picture, and click “Update Profile Picture.” From there, select “Add Frame,” and then search for “CapRadio.”

On your mobile device, click the “EDIT” on your profile picture. Select “Add Frame,” and search for “CapRadio.”

And, thanks! (We love you, too.)

CapRadio Proudly Presents A Celebration Of Benny Goodman
Last month we announced the exciting concert CapRadio and the Harris Center will present on January 19th commemorating Benny Goodman’s famous Carnegie Hall Concert of 1938. New York-based clarinet virtuoso Ken Peplowski will perform with the Sacramento Jazz Orchestra and special guests Chuck Redd, Ehud Asherie and Ann Roach. You can read more about the event and purchase tickets via the Harris Center’s website.

If you’d like to reserve some of the best seats in the house, support CapRadio, and enjoy an intimate, pre-concert reception with wine, hors d'oeuvres and visits from Ken Peplowski and Benny Goodman’s daughter, Rachel Edelson, consider purchasing a VIP Ticket Package directly from us. We have a very limited number of tickets available for $125.

VIP seats for the performance are reserved up front in the first four rows of the orchestra section*. The doors open at 6:00 PM for VIP ticket holders only. Click here for tickets to this VIP Experience.

How did Benny Goodman’s Carnegie Hall concert change the world? Learn more here.


What: Benny Goodman, Carnegie Hall and the Concert that Changed The World, A Musical Tribute Featuring Ken Peplowski
Friday, January 19, 2018
Time: 7:30 PM.
Where: Harris Center for the Arts
10 College Parkway, Folsom, CA 95630

*If you need wheel chair assistance or have other special needs for seating, please email us at


CapRadio Reads Commonwealth By Ann Patchett For September
Our September book club selection is Commonwealth, by Ann Patchett. Spanning five decades, this novel explores a chance encounter as it reverberates through the lives of the four parents and six children involved. Spending summers together, the children forge a lasting bond that is based on a shared disillusionment with their parents and the strange and genuine affection that grows up between them.

Date: Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time: 2:00 or 6:00 PM
Location: Capital Public Radio
7055 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento (Directions)

Click here to reserve your space.

And you can always find out more about our book club, monthly selections, discussions, and events at

CapRadio Travels: Australia Fall 2017
October 21 - November 2, 2017

Join Capital Public Radio President and General Manager Rick Eytcheson on a 13-day exploration of Australia. Soak up the sights of four glorious days in Sydney, then fly south to Melbourne and cruise the Great Ocean Road. We will then fly to Queensland and sail out to the Great Barrier Reef, visit a nature preserve and explore the bustling town of Port Douglas.

Read More                 Earthbound Expeditions

Want to know more about CapRadio Travels adventures? Click here to see the full line up.

Capital Public Radio Member Discounts
$10 Tickets for Capital Public Radio Members at Crocker Art Museum Classical Concerts, September 10

$12 Tickets for Capital Public Radio Members at Crocker Art Museum Jazz Concerts, September 21

Capital Public Radio Sponsored Events
Cabaret on K, September 9

California Capital Airshow, September 9-10

Sac Open Studios 2017, September 9-10, 16-17

Rainbow Chamber of Commerce Scholarship and Awards Gala, September 14

In This Issue

Listen To The View From Here: Place and Privilege

CapRadio Profile Picture Frames Now Available

CapRadio Proudly Presents A Celebration Of Benny Goodman

CapRadio Reads

CapRadio Travels: Australia

Capital Public Radio Member Discounts

Capital Public Radio Sponsored Events

Go Evergreen

Evergreen Donors Provide Sustaining Support

Did you know that nearly half of our operating budget comes from you and from other individuals like you?

And a growing segment of our supporters - over 13,300 members - are choosing to do so in a very sustainable way: by going Evergreen with their contribution. In the process they are cutting our paper use, mailing costs, and eliminating the credit/debit card processing fees the Station pays.

Click here to learn more about going Evergreen.

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Join Leadership Circle

Leadership Circle donors are committed to our mission of enhancing lives, expanding perspectives, and strengthen-ing the communities we serve. Their inspired generosity enhances the Station's ability to provide quality news, music, and original programs.

When you contribute $100 a month (or $1,200 over the year), you become part of CapRadio's most generous donor group.

Exclusive Privileges of the Leadership Circle include behind-the-scenes station tours and invitations to exclusive events.

Want to know more about being a Leadership Circle donor? Contact our Director of Major Gifts Cathleen Ferraro for more information.

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