DiscoverDiscover the Burbs
Discover the Burbs
Claim Ownership

Discover the Burbs

Author: Sonia Weaver

Subscribed: 0Played: 0
Share

Description

Do you want to get out of the house but don't know where to go? Vicariously explore the hikes, swimming holes, activities and restaurants that the suburbs of Sacramento have to offer with host, Sonia Weaver and an eclectic assortment of co-hosts. Then, armed with your new knowledge go out and discover them yourself!
16 Episodes
Reverse
The Underground

The Underground

2021-03-0117:17

There are hundreds of kids in need in the Sacramento area.  While food and shelter are of the utmost importance, they are often in need of clothing as well.  The Underground provides a place for these students and their families to receive free, stylish clothing through their shop in the Sunrise Mall. Sophia, a senior at Casa Roble High School walks us through how it works.Like  most charity organizations, this one functions only with support from the community. If you would like to donate clothing or time you can drop by Wednesdays from 11am-4pm or Saturdays from 11am-3pm. You can also call Kaylon (916)952-9797 or Edith (Spanish) (916)979-8877 or email citrusheightshart@gmail.com. They accept high school age and older as volunteers.If your student is in need of clothing contact staff at your school for a referral and use the contact information above to make an appointment.For questions or comments about this, or other episodes contact Sonia at discovertheburbs@gmail.comMusic: Bensound: "Jazzy Frenchy" and Scott Holmes "Little Idea"
We don't have to look far to find people that inspire us. In fact, we can just look around at the people surrounding us in our community. Madianna is one of the many students who missed out on a proper senior year and graduation yet she maintains a positive outlook despite the personal challenges she has faced.For questions and comments email discovertheburbs@gmail.comor visit the Facebook page.Music: Bensound: "Jazzy Frenchy" and Scott Holmes "Little Idea"
Learn about Mike Aho, District Administrator to Fair Oaks Recreation and Parks District and find out  what they are doing to adapt to the current situations. To stay up to date on what's going on in Fair Oaks Parks follow them on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FORPDShare your thoughts with Discover the Burbs  at discovertheburbs@gmail.comhttps://www.facebook.com/discovertheburbsMusic: Bensound: "Jazzy Frenchy" and Scott Holmes "Little Idea"
Our community is filled with people who like to push themselves in different ways. Today's guest talks about running: why he started, why he continues and why we shouldn't let other people place their own limits on us.Share your thoughts with Discover the Burbs  at discovertheburbs@gmail.comhttps://www.facebook.com/discovertheburbsMusic: Bensound: "Jazzy Frenchy" and Scott Holmes "Little Idea"
Three months after opening his restaurant the government shut it down. Hear how Royal Indian Cuisine is coping with the pandemic restrictions and what this amazing restaurant has to offer.Royal Indian CuisineShare your thoughts with Discover the Burbs  at discovertheburbs@gmail.comhttps://www.facebook.com/discovertheburbsMusic: Bensound: "Jazzy Frenchy" and Scott Holmes "Little Idea"
It takes a lot of time and money for a company to find just the right employee. And as a job-seeker it can be difficult to find the right company. Enter Whitney Recruiting- a new, local company whose purpose is to find that perfect match and to make the process easier on both sides of the hunt.WhitneyRecruiting@outlook.com916-220-6863https://www.linkedin.com/in/morgann-whitneyLInkedinwhitneyRecruitingTo recommend a person or place that Discover the Burbs should feature, email discovertheburbs@gmail.comhttps://www.facebook.com/discovertheburbsMusic: Bensound: "Jazzy Frenchy" and Scott Holmes "Little Idea"
The Citrus Heights Chamber of Commerce is doing everything it can to support  local businesses but unfair restrictions are making it impossible for them to be successful. Diane Ebbitt-Riehle (Interim Executive Director of the Citrus Heights Chamber) tells us about the challenges brought on by local restrictions and how you can support our economy.opencitrusheights.comYalla Yalla BakeryTo contact Sonia with suggestions email discovertheburbs@gmail.com or visit the fb page
We all have obligations in our life.  But despite the work we already have to do, many of us still want to do more for our community. MaryAnne Povey, Communications and Media Specialist, talks to us about her experiences serving in the community of Orangevale and how we all have something to give.  For links to the establishments mentioned in the podcast see below.To communicate with Sonia: discovertheburbs@gmail.comLandscapes by CochranOrangevale Chamber of CommerceShady Oaks Disc GolfBadfish Coffee & TeaPalm Tree Brewing Company
I won't TEAse you about the topic of this week's episode. Tanya Tallent is going to TEAch us all about teas and the wide variety of offerings she has waiting for you at nautilustea.com .See all the pages supporting Nautilus tea below.https://www.facebook.com/NautilusTea Facebook fan pageInstagram-  @nautilus_tea_company
It's not every day a 19-year old can say that their art is an integral part of their community or that they are the youngest nominee ever for Honorary Mayor of Fair Oaks. But Matthew Mason can! The well-known artist painted the mural of Hermie at Fair Oaks and California and has used his talents to serve his community multiple times. In this episode learn exactly how he was able to find these amazing opportunities.Matthew recommends you discover:Crocker Art MuseumBlue Line ArtsManetti Shrem Museum of ArtsWide Open WallsTo see a picture of Matthew with Hermie visit https://www.facebook.com/discovertheburbsFor feedback or recommendations for places you think people should discover, email discovertheburbs@gmail.com
In this episode of Discover the Burbs you will discover why a world-traveler would choose to settle down in the suburbia of Sacramento. You will also find valuable advice on just how to manage when life throws the unexpected at you (including what our children can learn from distance learning). Listen as French teacher, globetrotter and cancer survivor Deanna Duffy shares what her travels down life's path have taught her.Deanna's recommendations for what you should discover in our area:The Armenian GrillO CafeFair Oaks Brew PubPho Saigon PalaceTo contact Sonia with suggestions or feedback about the show: discovertheburbs@gmail.comMusic: Bensound: "Jazzy Frenchy" and Scott Holmes "Little Idea"
Gen Z in the 'Burbs

Gen Z in the 'Burbs

2020-09-1439:49

What's it like having to move back in with your parents once you've had a taste of freedom?What is the Gen Z perspective on life, the future and the problems facing our world today?  Why do people think Dungeons and Dragons is satanic? Find out the answer to these intriguing questions (and more) on this week's interview with affianced couple Orrin Weaver and Natalie Garces.To contact Sonia with suggestions or feedback about the show: discovertheburbs@gmail.comMusic: Bensound: "Jazzy Frenchy" and Scott Holmes "Little Idea"
The People Around You

The People Around You

2020-08-3129:00

Erica Swenson, co-owner of Swenson Law Firm and Member of the Orangevale Parks and Rec Board shares how she was able to become a part of the community wherever she lived (and she has lived lots of places) as well as how we can better feel a part of the community no matter where we are.For more information about Swenson Law Firm:https://www.swensonlawfirm.com/https://www.facebook.com/SwensonLawTo contact Sonia with suggestions or feedback about the show: discovertheburbs@gmail.comMusic: Bensound: "Jazzy Frenchy" and Scott Holmes "Little Idea"
This episode features Pharm D and CEO of Health Quest, Vanessa Grenyion. She shares what it was like adapting to life in the US as a Jamaican-American and some of the challenges (and rewards) that come from running her business as a black American in the suburbs. For more information on Health Quest:website: https://healthquesthme.com/text or call: 916-238-1700physical address: 8141 Greenback Lane, Fair Oaks Ca, USA 95628For suggestions on future episodes or feedback on this one, email Sonia at discovertheburbs@gmail.comMusic: Bensound: "Jazzy Frenchy" and Scott Holmes "Little Idea"
Give It a Chance

Give It a Chance

2020-07-2929:47

Rick Keizer of the Rugged Soul Project talks about how he got to where he is and what inspired him to create his band. To hear more of their music and to connect with the band visit:website: https://www.ruggedsoulproject.com/facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/RuggedSoulProjectMusic: Bensound: "Jazzy Frenchy" and Scott Holmes "Little Idea"
Have a HART

Have a HART

2020-07-2927:48

A 2019 Point in Time count showed that on any given night 5,570 persons are experiencing homelessness in Sacramento County. Stan Munoz talks about how Citrus Heights HART (Homeless Assistance Resource Team) helps and about how you can became involved.For  more information on HART in Citrus Heights visit their website: http://www.citrusheightshart.org/  fb: https://www.facebook.com/citrusheightshart/For information on HART in the Sacramento area: https://www.sacselfhelp.org/programs/hart.htmlIf you want to contact Sonia with ideas or suggestions: discovertheburbs@gmail.comMusic: Bensound: "Jazzy Frenchy" and Scott Holmes "Little Idea"
Comments 
Download from Google Play
Download from App Store