Loraine Ballard Morrill speaks with Otis Hackney, the Mayor’s Chief Education Officer about additional free quality pre-k slots available as a result of the new beverage tax. To register go to phlprek.org or call 844-PHL-PREK. Loraine also gets her fangirl on with an interview with the first African American astronaut – Colonel Guion Stewart Bluford Jr. who was honored with a special performance at the Mann Music Center. Loraine also spoke with Mann Music Center CEO Catherine Cahill about their New Frontiers Festival which features an inspiring collection of original, artistic programming linking the arts and sciences - inspired by the 75th birthday of Colonel Bluford Jr. The next event in the series is on August 19th Super Solar Saturday: Family Friends & Art Day.