Broadway Joe Talk Show | March 14, 2019

March 14, 2019

– Guests: Shanta Baro, Special Events Coordinator for the North Little Rock Housing Authority and Errin Stanger, Deputy Director at the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub |  North Little Rock Housing Authority presents STEAM Break Revolution, Tuesday-Wednesday, March 19th -20th from 8am-4pm for youth, ages 11-17 residing in the North Little Rock Public Housing communities and voucher households.  The goal is to introduce and deepen an interest in S.T.E.A.M. (Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics) activities and careers, particularly in underserved communities.  Participants that attend this free event will learn about coding, engineering, ceramics, screen printing, laser cutting, get hands-on at UAMS labs, take part in Audio Visual Production and more. Breakfast, lunch, snacks, and transportation will be provided at no charge.  The 3 locations of the camp will be Innovation Hub, UAMS, and UA-Pulaski Tech.  To register, visit or call 501-758-8911.

– Guests:  Ronald Wilkerson, Director of Bridge 2 Success | Bridge 2 Success, a free program for youth ages 6-19, is designed to teach them life skills development, community service, character building, mentoring, self-esteem development, one-on-one group counseling, social & recreational activities, athletics, academic enrichment, educational field trips, and other positive activities. The program consist of 3 components:  Recruitment, Enrichment, and Empowerment.  Transportation and meals are provided.Bridge 2 Success is funded by the City of Little Rock and through private donations. They are located at 3409 Baseline Road, Unit 4 in Little Rock.  To sign up and learn more, call 501-565-0100 or visit

– Guests:  Fred Hokes, Watershed Human & Community Development Agency |  The Watershed and Friends will celebrate 40 years of service in conjunction with the re-dedication & open house for their newly remodeled building, Friday, March 15th | 5pm Open House & Reception | 6pm Banquet.  The keynote speaker will be Mayor Frank Scott, Jr.   The Watershed had provided resources to the masses in the areas of food, clothing, shelter, utility assistance, funeral assistance and so much more.  They are known to be “The World’s First Social Hospital.”  For tickets, sponsorship,  and more information, call 501-378-0176


Broadway Joe Talk Show | August 15, 2019

Broadway Joe Talk Show | August 15, 2019

August 15, 2019 – Guests:  Barry Jefferson, NAACP Jacksonville Branch President and Rolanda Robinson, Education Chairperson | Become a NAACP Member Today.  If you care about fighting the racial disparities that are still prevalent in America, the NAACP is the place where you can make a difference. As an NAACP member you can: Work with…

Broadway Joe Talk Show | August 1, 2019

Broadway Joe Talk Show | August 1, 2019

August 1, 2019 – Guests:  Tara Shephard, Convener and Event Organizer | A Community Conversation: “Adverse Childhood Experiences & African American Girls” will be held Thursday, August 8th from 11:30am-1pm at the UA of Little Rock Jack Stephens Center in the Legends Room, 2801 South University Ave.  Data collected last year from African American girls…

Broadway Joe Talk Show | July 25, 2019

July 25, 2019   – Guests: Alma Williams,  Art Porter Music Education Board Member  |  Art Porter Music Education presents the 9th Annual “A Work of Art” Jazz Week 2019, July 29th-August 3rd at various venues across the city.  The week of events honor the late Art Porter, Sr. and Art Porter, Jr. with a star studded…

Broadway Joe Talk Show | July 18, 2019

July 18, 2019 – Guests: Barbara A. Douglas, CEO of Velvatex College of Beauty Culture and B. Roberta Douglas, Director of Financial Operations, Financial Aid Administrator, & Compliance Manager | Velvatex College of Beauty Culture, 1520 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive in Little Rock will have their 90th Anniversary Celebration with a week of events July…