Michael and the Whad'Ya Know?-mobile roll into the Peoria area for a live broadcast from the Five Points Washington Performing Arts Center. Michael's guests in Peoria will be: Illinois Poet Laureate Kevin Stein, The Bread Monk Fr. Dominic Garramone, trumpeter David Hoffman, Kathryn Spitznagle from Caterpillar, and Kristin Williams co-founder of J.K. Distillery!
Michael scours the local media to uncover and illuminate what's (not) really happening in the greater Peoria area!
Fr. Dominic Garramone sits down and breaks 'monk'-y bread with Michael and chats about monastic life, herb gardens, musicals, and more!
Before the quiz Michael chats with the Mayor of Washington, IL about FEMA and tornadoes. Then Shelly a retired journalist and Bill test their Peoria knowledge in the quiz this week at Five Points Washington!
Jazz trumpeter and flugelhorn player David Hoffman chats with Michael about music, Ray Charles, and more, then plays us a tune!
President of the Caterpillar Visitors Museum Kathryn Spitznagle, moves earth to come and talk to Michael about earth movers on the moon and more!
Illinois Poet Laureate Kevin Stein, shares a little of what poetry is to him and then reads a few of his works!
Donna and Michael show off their Peoria and Illinois-know-how in round two of the Whad'Ya Know quiz!
Kristin Williams shares the history of J.K. Williams Distillery as Michael and John sample some of the whiskey!