Monthly Archives: September 2012

Brandy Yanchyk interviewed about “Nature’s Invitation” on fourteen CBC Radio morning shows across Canada

Brandy Yanchyk was interviewed about “Nature’s Invitation” on fourteen CBC Radio morning shows across Canada on September 20th, 2012.
The morning shows were in Windsor, Ontario AM, Sudbury, Thunder Bay, Cape Breton (Sydney), Gander, Toronto, Yellowknife, Winnipeg, Kelowna, Prince Rupert, Victoria, Regina and Calgary.
Here is a link to Calgary Eye Opener’s interview:

“Today’s podcast: Jennifer Keene sits down with author Andrew Nikiforuk to discuss his new book “The Energy of Slaves”; the mayor of Carmangay, Alberta, talks about how the closure of her town’s long-term care centre will impact the community; and filmmaker Brandy Yanchyk talks about her new documentary looking at new Canadians and their experiences with national parks.”

“Nature’s Invitation” chosen for the Wildlife Vaasa International Nature Film Festival in Finland

Nature’s Invitation” chosen for the 2012 Wildlife Vaasa International Nature Film Festival in Finland from November 21st to 25th.

“Nature’s Invitation” Documentary Screening on September 30 at the John Janzen Nature Centre

Brandy Yanchyk’s documentary “Nature’s Invitation” will screen in Edmonton at 11 am at the John Janzen Nature Centre at the Free Admission Day Event on Sunday, September 30th. After the film there will be a question and answer period with Producer, Director and Writer Brandy Yanchyk .  “Nature’s Invitation” is a documentary about Canada’s quest to get new immigrants in touch with nature. It also explores the consequences of a life devoid of nature. It includes the famous Canadian artist and naturalist Robert Bateman and the best selling author Richard Louv of the book “Last Child in the Woods – Saving our Children from Nature Deficit Disorder.”

Canadian Paralympic Team Spends a Record 3 Million Dollars for 2012 London Games

“Going into the Games the Canadian Paralympic Committee spent a record three million dollars preparing for the Games. Brandy Yanchyk reports on what that’s meant for athletes in London.” CBC WORLD REPORT
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Canadian Paralympians at the 2012 London Games

“In all 145 people are competing for Canada at the Games. Reporter Brandy Yanchyk caught up with a few of them to talk about the thrill of representing their country at this elite competition.” – CBC WORLD REPORT
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Brandy Yanchyk covers 2012 London Paralympics

Brandy Yanchyk is covering the 2012 London Paralympics reporting for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Her radio features will air on CBC World Report on Saturday, September 1st, 2012 and also on CBC Edmonton’s Radio Active and Edmonton AM on Tuesday, September 4th . Here is a link of Brandy Yanchyk interviewing Paralympic Cycling Athlete Jaye Milley: http://ow.ly/i/TLo5