Pam Brocker of the Iowa Lottery joined us in the studio this morning just after the 6:30 news. Pam and her two assistants were handing out free Powerball vouchers this morning for our listeners to get a chance to win the $375 Million jackpot tonight! Good luck and let us know if you win anything!!!! Monday, Van and I will be doing a special broadcast from 10AM-Noon at the Valley West Hy-Vee...register to win $75 Lottery packages that include Frogger scratch tickets. We'll be giving away prize packs each hour!
Dr. Leo Timms of the Iowa State Dairy joined us in the studio this morning just after the 7:30 news. They are having their 9th annual June Dairy Month Open House celebration from 6-11AM at the ISU Dairy Farm. You can watch the cows being milked, take a riding tour through the farm, enjoy a light breakfast with dairy treats for dessert. The farm is located on 260th Street south of Ames. For a map or directions, go to the Facebook page of ISU Dairy Extension.
Jeff Chelesvig, President & CEO of Des Moines Performing Arts, joined us in the studio this morning just after the 8:30 news. The Tony Awards are this Sunday and there will be a Tony Awards Watch Party at Cowles Commons at 5PM. There will be food trucks and beverages available for purchase. Bring your lawn chair...admission is free. Jeff is Iowa's only Tony voter. The Civic Center is invested in three of this year's nominees...Dear Evan Hansen, Hello Dolly and War Paint. Two Tony Award winning productions coming to Des Moines next season are Hamilton and The Human.
Tomorrow on Van and Bonnie, we will be broadcasting live from the Wakonda Club for the Principal Charity Classic. Tune in to hear interviews with golfers, caddies and more!
Enjoy this gorgeous weather!