Women's Spaces is a 57-minute weekly show originally broadcast live Monday morning over Radio KBBF 89.1 FM from its Santa Rosa, CA studio.. Elaine B. Holtz is the host and she co- produces the show with her partner Kenneth Norton. Most guests are women and the show is intended to inspire the listener to become more active in affairs affecting the health and peace of the community for generations to come. The music selections interspersing the show feature women artists. The shows are archived with reference links at https://www.womensspaces.com/
Elaine first produced the show Women’s Spaces in 1978 on Radio KBBF FM, the nation's first bilingual radio station, and the show lasted until 1981. In 2007 Elaine with her partner Kenneth Norton resurrected the show for TV with her first TV broadcast on Santa Rosa Community station through Comcast Cable Access. Elaine produced over 300 Women's Spaces TV shows by November 2014 when the TV show ended.
In September 2012 Elaine again began producing the Women's Spaces Radio Show on Radio KBBF.
Elaine as a single mom was a student in the first Women's Studies Department of Sonoma State University where she graduated in 1975 with her B.A. in Sociology and gave the Graduation Speech. She then earned her M.A. in Education from San Francisco State University in 1978. She has always had a special interest in the needs and talents of women. In 2017 Elaine was appointed the current President of the Sonoma County Chapter of the National Organization of Women (NOW). She lives in Santa Rosa with her partner Ken.
Kenneth Norton earned his master's degree in Materials Science from Stanford University as the Vietnam War was ending. During that time Ken served as the personal assistant to a poet/sociologist Dr. William Hermanns as he prepared his writings for publication, exposing Ken to not only the sciences but also the humanities and comparative religion for making conscious and conscionable choices. Ken is a regular contributor to Radio Spotlight Magazine on Radio KOWS 92.5 FM with his 5-minute episodes on the Scent of Light.
Title: Women's Spaces Radio Show of July 27, 2020
July 27th, 2020
Women's Spaces Radio Show of 7/27/2020 with host Elaine B Holtz and guest Ariel Kelley on Corazón Nurturing the Heart of Healdsburg - Show ID: WSA200727.… Go to Episode
July 21st, 2020
Women's Spaces Radio Show of 7/20/2020 with Commentary, Music and Poetry on Santa Rosa Police Response to Protesters for Black Lives Matter by host Elaine… Go to Episode
July 14th, 2020
Women's Spaces Radio Show of 7/13/2020 with host Elaine B Holtz and guests Debbie McKay on the League of Women Voters webinar "How to Run for City or… Go to Episode
July 7th, 2020
Women's Spaces Radio Show of 7/6/2020 with host Elaine B Holtz and guests Sydni Davenport on her song Black Lives Matter and Dr. Kim D. Hester Williams… Go to Episode