Rescuing & Rehabilitating Birds of Prey
6:40 – What happens after a bird of prey has been rescued? From a medical exam and treatment to the important role volunteers play in their recovery, we learn more about the O.W.L. Rehabilitation Society and tell you about their next open house.
Local Food Artisans
8:20 – Author Don Genova takes a look at the best artisan food destinations in Vancouver and the Gulf Islands.
Do you buy your produce at a farmer’s market? We visit Cropthorne Farm in Ladner and find out what it takes to run their 10 acre family farm and win BC’s Outstanding Young Farmer award.
Best known for her role as Esther Valentine on Y&R, Kate Linder joins us ahead of her 16th Annual Afternoon Tea with Friends, benefitting the Canadian Cancer Society supporting ovarian and breast cancer research.
The BC Lions have missed their injured star quarterback, as they have stumbled out of the gates a bit to start this CFL season. But Travis Lulay is on the mend, and he joins us on BT to talk about his shoulder and his team’s chance of winning the Grey Cup.
Chef Rob Thomas is here with a healthy alternative to traditional hot dogs. Chicken wieners contain less fat than pork & beef—and Chef Rob will show us how well they work in some tasty recipes!
The Science of Sports
6:40 -From rowing to running, Dawn steps into an athlete’s shoes and tests her skills when she visits the Science of Sports at Science World.
Canucks Assistant Coach Glen Gulutzan
7:40 -Some of the top coaches in the world are coming to Vancouver for 4th Annual Hockey Coaches Conference on Friday and Saturday, including Canucks Assistant Glen Gulutzan. He joins us on BT at 7:40am to talk about the conference and the Canucks busy summer.
PREVENTING SUMMER CRIME
8:20 – The Vancouver Police Department joins us with some tips on how to prevent your property from being victimized by theft and vandalism.
The Man Behind Red Rock Diner
8:40 -Broadcast legend Red Robinson shows off some of his treasured snap shots capturing some of music’s greatest local moments – the inspiration behind Red Rock Diner is on the BT couch.
All About Bees!
6:40 – Hives for Humanity beekeepers offer free beekeeping workshops at the Millross Gardens where participants can learn how to care for bees, and taste honey fresh from the comb!
Cool, Healthy Summer Treats
8:20 -A healthy twist on ice cream and a good-for-you chocolate popsicle. Certified holistic nutritionist Alyssa Bauman is back with some healthy summer treats to cool you down.
Whitecaps FC MLS Community MVP Nomination
8:40 –He has a chance to win $10,000 for a community initiative of his choice. But he needs your help to get there! We introduce you to Bill Yoachim – the Whitecaps’ nomination for 2014 MLS Community MVP
Happy Trails to You!
6:40 – Before you head out into the wilderness, Scouts Canada wants to make sure you know what you need to pack + tips to keep yourself safe.
Athlete of the Week Emily Beers
7:40 – She is a week away from the biggest competition of her life. CrossFit athlete, Emily Beers is our Athlete of the Week.
Kim Cattrall & Don McKellar
8:10 – Kim Cattrall & Don McKellar, stars of HBO Canada’s brand new show ‘Sensitive Skin’, visit the BT set to give us the details on their newest project.
Adventure of a Lifetime
6:40 – Seriously ill children set off on an adventure of a lifetime. Why the Rocky Mountaineer has teamed up with the Starlight Children’s Foundation to provide a memorable day filled with entertainment and laughter – and a trip to Whistler.
Summer Pest Control
8:20 – Summer can be a pesky time for pests, we chat with expert Mike Londry from Westside Pest Control about protecting your home from creepy crawlies.
Eat Your Beets!
8:40 -’Tis the season for the humble beet! The Dirty Apron’s David Robertson shows us how to use the whole vegetable in a sophisticated salad — roots, stalks, leaves and all! Plus, you could win a $100 Gift Certificate.
Hometown Heroes Lottery – South Surrey Home Tour
6:40 -Meet an inspiring burn survivor and get a tour of the South Surrey home, one of the five Hometown Heroes Lottery grand prize choices.
7:40 – Is it worth the hype? Thor reviews the sci-fi action thriller ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’.
Whitecaps On World Cup
~8:20 – The World Cup officially wraps up on Sunday between Germany and Argentina. We preview the game and get some insight from Whitecaps President Bob Lenarduzzi.
Boating Safety with the Burnaby Power & Sail Squadron
6:40 -Boating this weekend? From understanding buoys, hazards and right of way to use safety equipment, we get tips on how to stay safe on the water.
Stanley Park Open
7:40 – Touring Pro & Stanley Park Open ambassador Philip Bester reveals what’s in store for tennis fans as we kick off the Rogers Radio Stanley Park Open. This favourite summer tradition comes with prize money, a beer garden, vendors market & daily prize draws for fans onsite!
How to Prevent Heat Illness
8:20 -When your body heats up faster than it can cool down, you can get weak, disoriented & exhausted. You can even end up with heat stroke. Dr Yvette Lu helps us prevent heat illness this summer.