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Black History Month

WETA Television celebrates with special programming.

Classical Conversations

Intimate conversations with world-renowned musicians

Test Your Classical Music IQ

Can you identify the composer?

Jenna Coleman as Queen Victoria | Courtesy of ITV Plc

Visit Telly Visions to discuss the latest episode with other fans.

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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

Johann David Heinichen

Concerto D Major (S. 226)

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VivaLaVoce

George Frideric Handel

Messiah: Part I

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February 23
1861
President-elect Abraham Lincoln arrives secretly in Washington, D.C. after an alleged assassination plot in Baltimore is thwarted.
WETA Kids Channel

WETA Kids Channel

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

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Remembering Gwen Ifill

Remembering Gwen Ifill

We remember our friend and colleague and her nearly 40-year career as a newspaper and television journalist.

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Become a Sustainer

Become a Sustainer

Give monthly to WETA — a powerful way to support great television and beautiful classical music.

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