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Aging Backwards with Miranda Esmonde-White | Credit: APT
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Age Reversed with Miranda Esmonde-White

Former National Ballet of Canada dancer Miranda Esmonde-White, host of the series Classical Stretch (a program presenting a combination of scientific stretching, tai chi, ballet, physiotherapy and chiropractic movements), provides insights on combating aging.

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Marilyn Cooley
Classical WETA
Mid-day host on Classical WETA 90.9 FM

Marilyn Cooley

Marilyn Cooley is the mid-day host on Classical WETA 90.9 FM. She came to WETA in 1985 after serving as music announcer at WGUC in Cincinnati, and later as announcer and music director at Baltimore station WBJC.

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Dinosaur Train
Kids
WETA Kids

Dinosaur Train

Dinosaur Train embraces the fascination that preschoolers have with both dinosaurs and trains while encouraging basic scientific thinking and skills.

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Joan Baez celebrates her 75th birthday at New York’s historic Beacon Theatre with a performance that honors her legendary 50-plus years in music. | Credit: Courtesy of Joseph Sinnott/WNET
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:30pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration

Great Performances celebrates Joan Baez' birthday with a special group of musical guests that includes Jackson Browne, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Judy Collins, David Crosby, Emmylou Harris, Indigo Girls, Damien Rice, Mavis Staples, Richard Thompson and Paul Simon.

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Craig McLachlan stars as the maverick country town doctor Lucien Blake in "The Doctor Blake Mysteries" | Photo Credit: BBC
WETA UK
Tuesdays at 8:00pm on WETA UK

The Doctor Blake Mysteries

Australian Second World War veteran Doctor Lucien Blake returns home to Ballarat after 30 years to take over the local medical practice and solve crimes.

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Eleanor Tomlinson as Demelza and Aidan Turner as Ross Poldark | Credit: Courtesy of Robert Viglasky/Mammoth Screen for MASTERPIECE
WETA UK
Tuesdays at 10:00pm on WETA UK

Poldark

Captain Ross Poldark rides again in a swashbuckling new adaptation of the hit 1970s romantic drama series starring The Hobbit's Aidan Turner.

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WETA Neighborhoods

Explore D.C. neighborhoods bursting with personality.

Center Stage from Wolf Trap

Saturdays at 9:00pm on 90.9 FM

Front Row Washington

Top local classical performances, Mondays at 9:00pm

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Boundary Stones Local History Blog

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Fun Places in DC

Carousel at Glen Echo Park, located along MacArthur Boulevard in Glen Echo, Maryland, United States. Built in 1921, it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. | Credit: chrisbb@prodigy.net via Flickr Creative Commons

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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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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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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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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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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Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

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

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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

František Xaver Dušek

Sinfonia in G Major (Altner G4)

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VivaLaVoce

Leos Janácek

The Cunning Little Vixen: Act I

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Smokey the Bear comes to live at the National Zoo after he is rescued from a forest fire in New Mexico.
Curious George

WETA Kids Channel

The best in children's educational television, all day every day.

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WETA Tweets

From @NextAvenue: What It's Really Like Living on Just Social Security: t.co/jioDQM6M0o

Celebrate Joan Baez's 75th Birthday with a #GreatPerformances musical special, tonight at 9:30pm. t.co/U2XS9Ldkq4

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WETA Volunteer

Volunteer at WETA!

Make new friends while supporting WETA by becoming a volunteer! 

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