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PBS NewsHour and NPR Democratic National Convention Coverage
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

PBS NewsHour and NPR Democratic National Convention Coverage

WETA presents primetime coverage of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff co-anchor for PBS NewsHour in partnership with NPR.

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Classical WETA
Monday at 9:00pm on Classical WETA

Front Row Washington: Valentin Uryupin and Stanislav Khristenko

Ukrainian-born pianist Stanislav Khristenko joins Russia’s internationally acclaimed clarinetist, Valentin Uryupin for a unique program recorded at the Phillips Collection.

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Photo Credit: Courtesy of ODD SQUAD (C) 2014 The Fred Rogers Company
Kids
WETA Kids

Odd Squad

Two young agents, Olive and Otto, are part of the Odd Squad, an agency whose mission is to save the day whenever something unusual happens in their town. A math concept is embedded in each of their cases, as Olive and Otto work together to problem-solve and correct the oddity in each episode.

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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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Midsomer Murders, Series IX: Death in Chorus | Credit: APT
WETA UK
Tonight at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Midsomer Murders, Series IX

Death in Chorus: Barnaby and Jones attempt to unravel the deaths of a choir member and a bird watcher before more murders occur.

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The "ancient" Chinese game of Mah Jongg was all the rage for high society types in Washington in the early 1920s. (Source: National Photo Company Collection, Library of Congress)
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Boundary Stones Local History Blog

Before Pokemon Go There Was Mah Jongg

Nearly 100 years before anyone dreamed up Pokemon Go — or smart phones for that matter — another game craze was taking Washington by storm: Mah Jongg.

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WETA Neighborhoods

Explore D.C. neighborhoods bursting with personality.

Classical Conversations

Intimate conversations with world-renowned musicians

The Great British Baking Show, Season 3 Recaps

Weekly recaps on Telly Visions

The "ancient" Chinese game of Mah Jongg was all the rage for high society types in Washington in the early 1920s. (Source: National Photo Company Collection, Library of Congress)

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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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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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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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

9:30AM Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood
Clean Up Time; Neighborhood Clean Up
10:00AM Sesame Street
Baby Bear Is Afraid of Bees
10:30AM Peg + Cat
The Allergy Problem; I Do What I Can: The Musical
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Classical WETA

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Symphony #3

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VivaLaVoce

George Frideric Handel

Tamerlano: Act III

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1986
Twenty-five people participate in the first Halloween drag queen high heel race in Dupont Circle. The event is now an annual tradition that attracts thousands.
Curious George

WETA Kids Channel

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

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Volunteer at WETA!

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