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Marine Gunnery Sergeant Ramiro Gonzales is welcomed home by his son Alex after an eight month deployment. | Credit: Courtesy of The Documentary Group
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

The Homefront

View intimate portraits of America's military families, with unprecedented access to soldiers, sailors, Marines and airmen and women in the all-volunteer military. The revealing documentary tells stories of pride and patriotism, sacrifice and resilience.

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Timo Andres
Classical WETA
Monday at 9:00pm on Classical WETA

Front Row Washington: Pianist Timo Andres

In this Phillips Collection recital, Timo Andres offers an intriguing and introspective program, alternating Schubert Impromptus with etudes by American composer Philip Glass.

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Sesame Street
Kids
WETA Kids

Sesame Street

Sesame Street, the recipient of 85 Emmys, helps children learn and grow with its unique blend of excitement, humor, and compassion. 

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Arlington National Cemetery
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Arlington National Cemetery

This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.

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Pie in the Sky
WETA UK
Mondays at 8:00pm on WETA UK

Pie in the Sky

A retired police detective tries to succeed in the restaurant business, but is constantly still being called upon to solve mysterious crimes.

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Flyer for May 25, 1969 concert featuring The Who and Led Zeppelin at Merriweather Post Pavillion.
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Boundary Stones Local History Blog

Merriweather Post's Legendary Double Bill

On May 25, 1969, Merriweather Post Pavilion played host to one of the most epic double bills in rock history when Led Zeppelin opened for The Who.

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Arlington National Cemetery

Watch the full program online.

Mozart

Which composer are you?

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

WETA Television celebrates with special programming in May.

Roosevelts Quote Quiz

Who said it -- Theodore, Franklin or Eleanor?

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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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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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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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Television & Children

Watching TV

Television & Children

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

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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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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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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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Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

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

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Telly Visions

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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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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What's on Now

Classical WETA

Timo Andres

At the River

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VivaLaVoce

Giovanni Paisiello

Il barbiere di Siviglia

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May 25
1969
The Who and Led Zeppelin play a legendary double bill at Merriwether Post Pavilion, leaving fans to debate which band "rocks the loudest."
Pizza in Washington

Pizza in Washington

Explore the "pizza renaissance" taking place around Greater Washington.

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Volunteer at WETA!

Make new friends while supporting WETA by becoming a volunteer! 

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