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Around Town

Get the latest local reviews from art, theater and film critics.

From the Top

Sundays at 6:00pm on Classical WETA 90.9 FM

Telly Visions

Visit our British TV blog for the latest on your favorite shows.

Boundary Stones

Learn about our area's rich past with WETA's local history blog.

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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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Ticket Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

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

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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

7:30AM Ready Jet Go!
What's Up With Saturn's Rings?; Sunspot's Night Out
8:00AM Ready Jet Go!
What's Up With Saturn's Rings?; Sunspot's Night Out
8:30AM Curious George
The Amazing Maze Race; The Color of Monkey
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Classical WETA

Franz Liszt

Hungarian Rhapsody #2 in C-sharp Minor

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VivaLaVoce

Giuseppe Verdi

Aida: Act I

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January 23
1789
Georgetown University is officially founded as John Carroll finalizes the purchase of the campus property. Some buildings had already been built!
WETA UK

WETA UK

Our UK channel offers the best of British television 24 hours a day! 

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WETA Tweets

RT @frenchhorn88: @mercystreetpbs and Victoria tonight!!! #awesome @masterpiecepbs @PBS @wetatvfm

Need a refresher on last week's #Victoria premiere before tonight's new episode? Stop by our @telly_visions blog:… t.co/cC1szzNifI

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Remembering Gwen Ifill

Remembering Gwen Ifill

WETA pays tribute to our friend and colleague.

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