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Caroline (SARAH LANCASHIRE), Kate (NINA SOSANYA) | Credit: Courtesy of Rachel Joseph
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Last Tango in Halifax, Season 3

Part 2 of 6: Alan finally lets Celia into his secret about Gary, but is saddened when Celia punishes Caroline on her wedding day for his mistake. Gillian loses her job after a humiliating visit from Cheryl.

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Andrew Byun
Classical WETA
Sunday at 6:00pm on Classical WETA

From the Top: Boston, MA

This week's show features a 16-year-old cellist performing Rachmaninoff and an 11-year-old violinist who also happens to be a budding meteorologist.

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WordGirl
Kids
WETA Kids

WordGirl

Disguised as mild-mannered fifth grader Becky Botsford, WordGirl possesses superhero strength with the added benefit of a colossal vocabulary. 

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Aidan Turner as Ross Poldark | Credit: Courtesy of (C) Robert Viglasky/Mammoth Screen for MASTERPIECE
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Poldark

Part 3 of 7: Poldark's battle with the local gentry deepens. He faces one turning point with Elizabeth and another with Demelza.

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(L-R) Captain Miles Hesketh-Thorne (ALEX WYNDHAM), Lieutenant-Colonel Roland Brett (KEVIN DOYLE), Captain Thomas Gillan (RICHARD RANKIN) | Credit: Courtesy of BBC/Todd Antony
WETA Television
Tonight at 10:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

The Crimson Field

Part 3 of 6: Thomas wrestles with a growing attraction to Kitty, a terrified patient faces court martial and Sister Joan reveals a dark secret to one of her patients.

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Globe Trekker
WETA UK
Sundays at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Globe Trekker

Globe Trekker's intrepid hosts go off the beaten path, exploring the world's myriad cultures and landscapes.

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Not THAT DC: Sneakerheads

WETA's New Web Series

VivaLaVoce

Classical vocal music in all its forms, 24 hours per day

Wolf Hall Personality Quiz: Thomas More

Which member of Henry VIII's court do you resemble?

Gwendolyn Greene (later Britt) sits patiently at the People’s Drug counter in Arlington, Virginia during a sit-in protest June 9, 1960. (Source: Washington Area Spark on Flickr)

On our Boundary Stones local history blog!

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Fun Places in DC

Credit: Mehgan Murphy, Smithsonian's National Zoo

Fun Places in the D.C. Area

The Washington, D.C. area offers wonderful options for taking children on daytime adventures. 

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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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WETA Kids Games

WETA Kids Games

WETA Kids Games

Play matching, alphabet and concentration games from your favorite WETA Kids characters.

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Family-Friendly Events

Family-Friendly Events

Family-Friendly Events

Check out our Community Calendar for fun and educational family-oriented events in Greater Washington.

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Television & Children

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Television & Children

Get answers to the many questions parents and educators have about children and television.

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Giveaways

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Ticket Giveaways

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

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Telly Visions Blog

Telly Visions

Telly Visions

Telly Visions is our British TV and culture blog. Stop by for the latest from around the Brit entertainment world!

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Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

WETA is going out into the national capital region to highlight interesting, out-of-the-ordinary and under-the-radar activities.

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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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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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What's on Now

Classical WETA

George Frideric Handel

Violin Sonata, HWV 373 in E Major (Op. 1 #15)

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VivaLaVoce

Various

Selections from the album "Poitr Beczala - The French Collection"

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1904
Columbian University changes its name to The George Washington University.
Around Town

WETA Around Town

Get the latest reviews and recommendations from our team of noted local art, theater and film critics.

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