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Joan Hickson as Miss Marple | Photo Credit: BBC
WETA Television
Thursdays at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Miss Marple, Series 1

Classic murder mysteries by Agatha Christie, filmed entirely on location and featuring award-winning actress Joan Hickson, the most popular Miss Marple ever.

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Classical WETA Holiday Specials
Classical WETA
Celebrate the season with specials on Classical WETA

Holiday Specials

Tune in to Classical WETA with your friends and family throughout the holiday season for holiday music the way it was meant to be.

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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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Iain Glen stars as an old-school Irish cop Jack Taylor. | Photo Credit: BBC
WETA UK
Thursdays at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Jack Taylor

Iain Glen (Game of Thrones) stars as an old-school Irish cop with a sharp tongue and soft heart, in this series based on noir crime novels by Ken Bruen.

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Douglas Henshall plays detective Jimmy Perez in "Shetland." | Photo Credit: BBC
WETA UK
Thursdays at 10:30pm on WETA UK

Shetland

Douglas Henshall stars as Detective Inspector Jimmy Perez in this murder mystery set against the stunning Scottish backdrop of the Shetland Isles.

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WETA Arts

WETA Arts spotlights local visual and performing art.

Beethoven

Listen throughout December on Classical WETA and VivaLaVoce.

Real Life History of Downton Abbey

Is the series true to history?

Photo Credit: Paul Morigi for the National Park Foundation, 2014 National Christmas Tree Lighting

Get into the spirit with specials on WETA TV and 90.9 FM.

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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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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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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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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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Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

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

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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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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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WETA Special Events

WETA Special Events

WETA Special Events

Join us for a variety of exciting screenings, special appearances, get-togethers and activities.

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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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What's on Now

10:00PM Miss Marple
Murder at the Vicarage
11:30PM Charlie Rose
12:30AM Tavis Smiley
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Classical WETA

Juan de Araujo

Por celebrar del Infante

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VivaLaVoce

Jacques-François-Fromental-Élie Halévy

Charles VI: Recitative & Aria. "Sous leur sceptre...Humble fille des champs" (Beneath their iron scepter...Humble daughter of the fields")

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December 18
1969
Washington's oldest synagogue, Adas Israel, is loaded onto a truck and moved three city blocks through downtown D.C.
Burgers in Washington

Burgers in Washington

Explore the gamut of burgers in Washington, from greasy to gourmet.

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Volunteer at WETA!

Make new friends while supporting WETA by becoming a volunteer! 

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