It looks like HOBI's 8th Annual Holiday Concert is going to be an in-person event this year. It is tentatively scheduled for December 3, 2021, at the same location as in previous years, the Central United Methodist Church in Phoenix. Of course, things may change and we will update this information as they do.
Monthly Board of Director's Meeting
July 2021 Meeting -
On July 8th the House of Broadcasting Board of Directors met at the Morrison residence for the July 2021 monthly meeting. See great pictures of us on the Board of Director's page on this site. In attendance were members Mary Morrison, Judy Schriener, Pat McMahon, Maurie Helle, Sofia Wong, Polly Schumacher, and Thomas Mihalchick. The next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, August 12 at noon, with the location to be determined.
June 2021 Meeting -
The House of Broadcasting Board of Directors met at the Refuge Restaurant on Thursday, June 3, 2021, for our monthly meeting. See a great picture of us on the Board page. Attending the meeting were: Dr. John Craft, Lynda Gallagher, Maurie Helle, Pat McMahon, Thomas Mihalchick, Mary Morrison, Geri Rosato, Judy Schriener, Polly Schumacher, and Sofia Wong. The next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, July 8th with the location To Be Determined.
Life Before HOBI
A recent project called "Life Outside of HOBI" is underway. The project involves HOBI Board members telling the stories of their lives before they joined HOBI. So far, Maurie Helle, Polly Schumacher, and Thomas MIhalchick have shared their stories in videos. See the videos on the "Life Before HOBI" page or on our YouTube page.
PHOENIX TELEVISION TALKS SCHEDULEDFuture signings to be announced.
HD SOUTH MUSEUM BOUND
The House of Broadcasting is working with the HD South Museum (formerly Gilbert Historical Museum) in Gilbert to display items depicting the history of broadcasting in Arizona and the Owens family (Buck and Bonnie). Bonnie lived in Gilbert as a youth and had a successful career as a Country music artist. Buck was KNIX AM/FM Radio owner here in the Valley, and a successful Country recording artist, and star of the TV show Hee Haw. The display is set to begin the second week of September 2021. HD South Museum is located on the southwest corner of Gilbert Road and Elliot Drive, just south of the Heritage District in downtown Gilbert. HISTORICAL MUSEUM BOUNDHouse of Broadcasting Radio & Television Museum was scheduled to be displayed at the Arizona Historical Museum in Tempe on 2/9/2021! However, due to COVID 19, that event has been postponed until February 2022. We will be notifying our friends as to the many activities planned in association with this event. Stay tuned!