Friday, May 09, 2008

Newest Public Service Messages

The newest public service announcements airing at YOUR Community Radio, KXCI.

OUTDOOR FREE FILMS: Tucson’s outdoor free film series is now called The Loft at Cinema La Placita. Classic films show Thursdays at 7:30pm at La Placita Village, at the corner of Broadway and Church. Charlton Heston stars in “The Omega Man” on May 15th. Enjoy Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau as “The Odd Couple” on May 22nd. On May 29th, Burt Lancaster stars as “Elmer Gantry.” The films are free, donations are welcome. Learn more at

POISON: 89% of all poisonings occur in the home. Most poisonings involve everyday household items like cleaning supplies, medicines, and personal care items. Don’t be a statistic. Call the Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center at 1-800-222-1222. If you think someone in your home has been poisoned, call the center immediately at 1-800-222-1222 for help. They’re open 24/7. This public service announcement is from the U of A College of Pharmacy.

YOUTH VOLUNTEERS: Youth can bring about change in our community. The Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona’s Youth Volunteer Corps provides the outlets for that change. Their weeklong summer programs kick off on May 26th, with projects like animal rescues, biking with BICAS, home repair for elderly and disabled Tucsonans, fighting global warming, rainwater harvesting, local farming, and much, much more. Learn more by calling 881-3300.

IRAQ AID 2008: The Iraq Aid 2008 concert is Saturday, May 24th at The Hut on Fourth Avenue. Proceeds benefit three non-profits: Doctors Without Borders, Disabled American Veterans, and the Red Cross. Performers at Iraq Aid 2008 include Al Perry, Michael P. Nordberg, American Android, Planet Jam, Cosmic Slop, 8 Minutes To Burn and The Gallery. Doors open at 7pm. Learn more about this benefit concert for the war’s victims at


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