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Services for Independent Living is turning its attention to the youth of our community this summer! ROSE VOMUND says each Zoom-based class will cover a different aspect of career exploration for those age 14-21. Register today! Also, The Spay Neuter Project executive director JANEENE JOHNSTON clears up any misconceptions about feral cats: "most people don't care about them." (4:43) July 8, 2020

MU Health Care is the presenting sponsor at this Friday's Mature Living Festival. Nurse practitioner DAVID FREEZE hopes to use the festival to spread the word about osteoporosis. But it's not all about your health. ROSE VOMUND hopes people will also come for the fun, the education and the entertainment! Also, September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. MU Health Care child life specialist CHRISTINA McHENRY tells us how her team makes life as pleasant as possible for children afflicted with cancer. (4:08) September 30, 2019

Services for Independent Living hosts their annual 'Kitchens in Bloom' fundraiser again this Sunday in Columbia! Four homes are on the tour this year, and we've got a sneak peek of the one by Kerry Bramon Remodeling and Design. Guests: ROSE VOMUND and ANGELA HOLLOWAY | Also, NADIA NAVARRETE-TINDALL introduces us to 'golden glow', an edible native plant you might find in your own backyard! Have a mystery plant? Take a pic and send it to Nadia! (4:34) April 29, 2019

Get your planners out! Local artist FRED SCHOLLMEYER takes us through a whole list of events sponsored by the Jefferson City Art Club that are happening this spring! Plus, ROSE VOMUND and ANGELA HOLLOWAY are back to talk about the annual Kitchens in Bloom fundraiser for Services for Independent Living. Check out some before and after photos from this year's project courtesy of Kerry Bramon Remodeling and Design! (4:15) April 27, 2018

Today Paul Pepper visits with MIKE POWELL from the Greenbelt Land Trust of Mid-Missouri. What is a greenbelt land trust? Mike tells us it's a "local non-profit conservation organization that works with public and private landowners to protect agricultural and natural spaces for future generations." Join them at their first annual Deep Roots Dinner October 15th at Maplewood Barn in Columbia. Watch for details! At [4:29] ROSE VOMUND, Boone County Council on Aging, and BRETT HAYES, Mizzou Therapy Services, invite everyone to the 27th annual Mature Living Festival October 13th at Parkade Event Center. There will be something for everyone thanks to this year's presenting sponsor, MU Health Care! October 5, 2017

Today Paul Pepper visits with ELIZABETH BRAATEN PALMIERI, Artistic Director of GreenHouse Theatre Project, about "Dark Creation: The Mary Shelley Project." This original production was written by Elizabeth and 'GreenHouse' co-founder, Emily Adams. See it this weekend beneath the vaulted ceilings inside Muse Clothing store on 9th St. in downtown Columbia! At [3:32] ROSE VOMUND and ANGELA HOLLOWAY join us with details about this Sunday's 'Kitchens in Bloom' fundraiser for Services for Independent Living. Get a sneak peek inside one of the four kitchens on the tour, courtesy of Kerry Bramon Remodeling and Design! May 1, 2017

Today Paul Pepper welcomes back JENNIFER BEAN, Dietician with the Central Missouri Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics! Jennifer recommends that you spend your calories on what only comes around during the holiday season (i.e. Grandma's pie), because "you can have mashed potatoes any day of the year." Watch for more tips! At [5:25] ROSE VOMUND returns with information about Services for Independent Living's in-home services program. Are you in need of a nurse or direct support professional to come to you? If you're Medicaid-approved, SIL can help! December 13, 2016

Today Paul Pepper visits with HEATHER CARVER, Department Chair of MU Theatre, about their production of Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing." According to Heather, director of the show, Cheryl Black, has put a doo wop twist on this popular romantic comedy! At [4:30] ANGELA HOLLOWAY and ROSE VOMUND take us inside one of five remodel jobs featured on this year's "Kitchens in Bloom" homes tour! This important fundraiser for Services for Independent Living hopes to raise $25,000. April 26, 2016

Today Paul Pepper visits with LIZ SCHMIDT, League of Women Voters, about what's sure to be a "riotous evening," October 20th in the 'Friends Room' at the Columbia Public Library. Come to hear a conversation about GMOs featuring experts from all sides from the University of Missouri. At [4:48] ROSE VOMUND invites everyone to the Parkade Plaza Event Center this Friday for the 25th annual Mature Living Festival, hosted by yours truly! October 6, 2015

Today Paul Pepper visits with ROSE VOMUND, Services for Independent Living, and ANGELA HOLLOWAY, Kerry Bramon Remodeling and Design, about "Kitchens in Bloom." Happening this Sunday, Kitchens in Bloom is a chance to see five recently remodeled homes while raising money for SIL. Tickets on sale now! April 30, 2015