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John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind

Presented by the lead singer of The Lovin' Spoonful, Folk Rewind focuses on the greatest singers and songwriters of the classic 1950s and 1960s folk era.

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Chip Brienza
Classical WETA
Weekend host on Classical WETA 90.9 FM

Chip Brienza

Chip Brienza is a weekend host on Classical WETA 90.9 FM. An actor as well as a broadcaster, Chip has many film and television credits on his resume.

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Wild Kratts
Kids
WETA Kids

Wild Kratts

Join Chris and Martin Kratt as they encounter incredible wild animals, combining science education with fun and adventure, while traveling to animal habitats around the globe. 

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Suze Orman
WETA Television
Tonight at 10:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Suze Orman's Financial Solutions for You

In a program taped in Washington at American University, the nation’s most recognized expert in personal finance presents advice on a broad set of financial issues, including: how to invest; whether to buy or rent a home; saving for retirement; wills and trusts; student loans and more.

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Downton Abbey, Season 3: Jessica Brown-Findlay as Lady Sybil and Allen Leech as Tom Branson
WETA UK
Tonight at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Downton Abbey, Season 3

See public television's most-watched drama from the very beginning, each Saturday night on WETA UK! Rejoin the denizens of Downton Abbey as wrenching social changes, romantic intrigues and personal crises grip the estate in Season 3.

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Real Life History of Call the Midwife
WETA Television
How accurate is the series?

Real History of Call the Midwife

We asked Dr. Dina Copelman, a British history professor at George Mason University, to review the second season of Call the Midwife and give us her thoughts on how well it captured the time and place of early 1950s East End, London.

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Burgers in Washington

Where can you find the juiciest, most delicious burgers?

Center Stage from Wolf Trap

Saturdays at 9:00pm on 90.9 FM

Courtesy of Florentine Films

The new documentary from Ken Burns premieres Sept. 14!

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Ready to Learn

Ready to Learn - Clifford

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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Fun Places in DC

Fun Places

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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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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Television & Children

Watching TV

Television & Children

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

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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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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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Digital Extras

Digital Extras

Digital Extras

Online-only WETA Digital Extras highlight local personalities and stories which make Washington an interesting place to live. 

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Local History Blog

Boundary Stones

Boundary Stones

WETA's local history blog uncovers unique stories that have helped shape our community over the years.

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Volunteer

WETA Volunteer

Volunteer at WETA!

Make new friends while supporting WETA by becoming a volunteer! 

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What's on Now

Classical WETA

Claudio Monteverdi

The Coronation of Poppea

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VivaLaVoce

Johann Sebastian Bach

Cantata, BWV 170. Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust (Contented rest, beloved heart's desire)

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August 23
1933
The Chesapeake-Potomac hurricane decimates the Mid-Atlantic. In Ocean City, Maryland, the storm surge washes away three streets and creates a permanent inlet.
Sesame Street

WETA Kids Channel

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

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