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A Taste of Honey reunites to groove with "Boogie Oogie Oogie" in this historic reunion of the superstars of the 1970s disco and dance era. |
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Get Down Tonight: The Disco Explosion

Boogie and shake your groove thing with KC & the Sunshine Band, Chic, Leo Sayer, Irene Cara, the Trammps and more in this irresistible 70s disco party. Featuring live performances from the legends of the lighted dance floor.

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Ensemble Intercontemporain (Credit: Franck Ferville)
Classical WETA
Saturday at 9:00pm on Classical WETA

Concerts from the Library of Congress: Ensemble Intercontemporain

This extraordinary, standard-setting French chamber ensemble performs Alban Berg’s Chamber Concerto for Piano, Violin and 13 Winds, and selections by Mozart and Richard Strauss.

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Join WETA Kids at EdFEST
Kids
Sat, Dec. 10, 11am-3pm at the DC Armory

Join WETA Kids at EdFEST

Join WETA Kids and Curious George at EdFEST on Saturday, December 10, from 11am-3pm at the DC Armory. Explore more than 200 DCPS and public charter schools. There will be activities for the whole family and many free services.

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Ric Edelman's The Truth About Retirement
WETA Television
Tonight at 10:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Ric Edelman's The Truth About Retirement

Financial advisor Ric Edelman — host of the television series The Truth About Money with Ric Edelman — provides an action plan that people can use to help ensure a fiscally secure retirement.

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The Inspector Lynley Mysteries | Credit: BBC
WETA UK
Saturdays at 9:00pm on WETA UK

The Inspector Lynley Mysteries

Nathaniel Parker and Sharon Small star as Scotland Yard's sophisticated Inspector Thomas Lynley and his partner, prickly working class Sergeant Barbara Havers, investigating a series of murders based on Elizabeth George's mysteries.

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Vera, Series 3
WETA UK
Saturdays at 10:30pm on WETA UK

Vera, Series 3

Brenda Blethyn stars as the obsessed, caustic and brilliant investigator DCI Vera Stanhope, in a series adapted from the bestselling mystery novels by Ann Cleeves.

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Opening of Rally for DC Home Rule (Photo credit: Star Collection, DC Public Library)

Step back in time to this dramatic decade of change for DC.

National Christmas Tree

Get into the spirit with specials on WETA TV and 90.9 FM.

Front Row Washington

Top local classical performances, Mondays at 9:00pm

Remembering Gwen Ifill

WETA pays tribute to our friend and colleague.

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Ticket Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

Local cultural organizations often make free tickets available to WETA listeners, viewers, and members. 

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Educational Outings

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Educational Outings

The Washington, D.C. area offers wonderful options for fun and educational outings with children.

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Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

ReadingRockets.org looks at how young children learn to read, why so many struggle, and what we can do to help.

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WETA in the Community

WETA in the Community

WETA in the Community

Our connection to Washington includes educational efforts that reflect and serve our distinctive region.

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Ready to Learn

Ready To Learn

Ready to Learn

WETA Kids' Ready To Learn program offers free literacy workshops, conducted in English and Spanish, throughout the area.

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Community Calendar

WETA Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Looking for something to do around town? Want to get the word out about your group's event? Check out our calendar!

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Ken Burns Partnership

Ken Burns

Ken Burns Partnership

For more than 30 years, WETA has proudly partnered with Ken Burns to bring landmark documentaries to the nation.

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Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

WETA is going out into the national capital region to highlight and explore under-the-radar activities.

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Arlington History Videos

Arlington Historical Society Presents

Arlington History Videos

WETA has partnered with the Arlington Historical Society to tell stories about our area's past.

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WETA History

WETA History Timeline

Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s to becoming a major national producer for PBS.

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What's on Now

Classical WETA

Various

Concerts from the Library of Congress

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VivaLaVoce

Marc-Antoine Charpentier

Médée

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1937
George Preston Marshall moves the Redskins from Boston to Washington and the team captures the NFL championship in its first year in D.C.
WETA UK

WETA UK

Our UK channel offers the best of British television 24 hours a day! 

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WETA Volunteer

Volunteer at WETA!

Make new friends while supporting WETA by becoming a volunteer! 

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