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Meet the Voices of WCVE at a Mug Stop!

What’s better than a hot cup of coffee and public radio in the morning? Having coffee with your favorite public radio hosts in your neighborhood! Come grab a free* cup of coffee with WCVE at one of our Mug Stops during our FM Pledge Drive from September 24-28. We want to get to know you, our listeners, over coffee and hear what you love about public radio. See the details below for dates, locations and more information.

Are you a public radio nerd like us? Tell the world without saying a word with a stylish “Public Radio Nerd” mug--available only at our Mug Stops for just $10! *Use the hashtag #pledgeWCVE, show us your post, and receive a small cup of house coffee from our generous Mug Stop hosts.

Not a member yet? Support public radio by making your pledge to WCVE at

Monday September 24 | 7:30-9:30 AM | Caffespresso

1127 Gaskins Road, Richmond, VA 23238

Love learning? Chat about all things science with Prabir Mehta from Question Your World or discuss local education with reporter Megan Pauly!

Question Your World is a weekly Science Matters program produced by the Science Museum of Virginia.

Tuesday September 25 | 7:30-9:30 AM | Crossroads Coffee & Ice Cream

3600 Forest Hill Ave, Richmond, VA 23225

Have a burning bug question? Come grab a coffee & chat with our What’s Bugging You? host Steve Clark!

Wednesday September 26 | 7:30-9:30 AM | Ironclad Coffee Roasters

1805 E Grace St, Richmond, VA 23223

Are you a WCVE Music lover? Chat about your favorite tunes with John Porter from Time for the Blues and Ian Stewart from The World Music Show over a hot cup of coffee!

Thursday September 27 | 7:30-9:30 AM | The Front Porch Cafe

2600 Nine Mile Rd, Richmond, VA 23223

Our WCVE News team is regularly out and about, reporting on what matters to our community. Meet the people who help keep you informed through the power of public radio including WCVE News Director Craig Carper and WCVE senior Features Producer Catherine Komp.

With special guests: Warren Fiske of Politifact and Jeff Schapiro from the Richmond Times Dispatch.

Also joining us from the WCVE News team: Dan Rosenthal and Ben Paviour

Friday September 28 | 5:30-7:30 PM | Courthouse Creek Cider

3300 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23230

Come celebrate public radio and our amazing supporters at our bi-annual happy hour! Grab a drink with the folks who bring you public radio and join us for the release of our WCVE cider made in collaboration with Courthouse Creek Cider, BigTree, and Slow Food RVA.




Extra special thanks to our community partners who are generously donating their space, time and coffee for the good of public radio: Caffespresso, Crossroads Ice Cream & Coffee, Ironclad Coffee Roasters, Front Porch Cafe, & Courthouse Creek Cider


Mug Stop Facebook Photo Albums

View and share some of your favorite Mug Stop moments: Brewer's CafeSaadia's Juicebox and Yoga BarSugar and TwineThe Local CupBlue Bee Cider10 Italian Cafe, Buttermilk Bake ShopRoastology CoffeePerk! Coffe & LunchboxArdent Craft AlesBlack Hand Coffee CompanyStir  Crazy CafeSub Rosa Bakery