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VPR host Jane Lindholm will share stories and discuss her career in radio in a talk at First Congregational Church in Manchester on Wednesday, November 6 at 7 pm. Her talk, “Let Me Ask You This,” is part of the Vermont Humanities Council’s First Wednesdays lecture series and is free and open to the public. Talks in Manchester are hosted by Manchester Community Library.
Longtime host of VPR’s Vermont Edition, Lindholm will share some of her favorite interviews and behind-the-scenes moments from her career in public radio.
Lindholm is the award-winning host of VPR’s Vermont Edition and host/creator of But Why: A Podcast For Curious Kids. She joined VPR in 2007 as Vermont Edition‘s first full-time host. In 2016 she started But Why, which takes questions from kids all over the world. Before returning to her native Vermont, Jane was director of the national business program Marketplace. She began her journalism career at NPR, working on Radio Expeditions, Talk of the Nation and Weekend Edition Saturday.
The statewide underwriter for the First Wednesdays 2019-2020 series is the Institute of Museum & Library Services through the Vermont Department of Libraries.
“Let Me Ask You This” is underwritten by Burr & Burton Academy.
Manchester Community Library is sponsored by Mystic Café and Wine Bar, Spring & Harbor Boutique, and Union Underground.
For more information, contact Manchester Community Library at 802.362.2607 or the Vermont Humanities Council at 802.262.2626 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.vermonthumanities.org.