Today, March 8, KOOP Radio celebrates International Women’s Day both with women-oriented programming throughout its broadcast day, beginning at nine in the morning, and with a celebration at Mother Egan’s Irish Pub, beginning at eight in the evening.
Saturday night’s event at Mother Egan’s includes musical guests Megan Tubb, Larissa Ness, and Fine Fifteen; local activist Marguerite Jones; Vagina Monologues organizer Sascha Tunney; Circle of Health representatives; and other community groups.
You may visit the KOOP Website to see the full list of sponsors, which, among the many, include the KOOP programs “The Radical Mother’s Voice,” hosted by Sarah Fusco and Laura Shook (Wednesdays at 1:30 pm); and “Issues for YourTissues,” hosted by Katie Vitale (Wednesdays at 2:00 pm), not to mention CodePink Austin! Suggested donation at the KOOP Radio event at Mother Egan’s is five dollars. Mother Egan’s Irish Pub is located at 715 W. 6thSt.
Allan Campbell / KO-OP Fm / The Rag Blog