WINNIPEG, Sept. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - Friends of Canadian Broadcasting will convene The CBC We Want, a town hall meeting, in Winnipeg this weekend.
|What:||An afternoon of expert discussion and audience participation|
|When:||2 pm to 4 pm, Sunday September 23rd|
|Where:||Carol Shields Auditorium, Millennium Library, 251 Donald Street|
|Who:||The town hall will be moderated by writer, broadcaster and speaker Eric Friesen, former on-air host and executive at CBC and National Public Radio.|
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|Why:||For the first time this century, Winnipeggers and all Canadians will have an opportunity to weigh in on the future direction of the CBC when the national public broadcaster's licences are reviewed this fall.|
The CBC We Want town hall in Winnipeg is one of a series sponsored by the watchdog group Friends of Canadian Broadcasting. Friends is an independent watchdog for Canadian programming and is not affiliated with any broadcaster or political party.
SOURCE: Friends of Canadian Broadcasting
For further information:
Jim Thompson 613-447-9592