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Jefferson City Art Club's annual Adult Fine Art Exhibit is now underway at Capital Arts Gallery. FRED SCHOLLMEYER invites enthusiasts of both professional and amateur art to stop by and check out this year's selection - some of which is for sale! Also, April is Child Abuse Awareness Month. Heart of Missouri CASA's KELLY HILL is here to talk about the need for more volunteers and to share some statistics about child abuse in our area. (4:02) April 6, 2021

Every five years there's an update to the dietary guidelines we all follow, guidelines that determine policy, research and recommendations. Registered dietitian KRISTEN EIFFERT talks about those changes, now in effect until at least 2025. Also, KELLY HILL says Heart of Missouri CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) is always looking for more volunteers. At this time, all training is being done online. (4:45) February 11, 2021

"We love that they learn about theatre but, you know, what they're really learning is to be a team and to be leaders and to problem-solve, so all the life skills that they're picking up that's wrapped up in that wonderful little play experience - that's what's going to stay with them forever." -- JILL WOMACK, TRYPS founder | Also, Heart of Missouri CASA is in need of more volunteers! KELLY HILL tells us that there are more than 500 children in Boone and Callaway counties in foster care, and that less than half of those are represented by an advocate. (4:46) March 16, 2020

Registration is now open for Osher@Mizzou's eight-week fall semester! JACK WAX and JENNIFER ERICKSON highlight a few of the courses offered to the over-50 crowd who want to continue their education without having to take those pesky exams. Also, Heart of Missouri CASA executive director KELLY HILL and advocate LINCOLN SHEETS tells us why volunteering for the needs of abused and neglected children is a rewarding experience for both parties involved. (4:16) August 20, 2019

Heart of Missouri CASA executive director KELLY HILL tells us about two upcoming classes that will train a "wide variety" of volunteers who wish to advocate for a child involved in the family court system (due to abuse or neglect). Also, Columbia Cemetary is once again playing to host to a ghost or two (or three or more!) when "History Comes Alive" this Memorial Day! CINDY MUSTARD runs down the list of recognizable names who are 'taking part' in the festivities. (4:30) May 21, 2019