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PBS NewsHour Debates 2016: A Special Report
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

PBS NewsHour Debates 2016: A Special Report

Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff co-anchor live PBS NewsHour coverage and analysis of the presidential candidates' debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York.

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James Lee, Artistic Director of the National Chamber Players (Photo by Scott Suchman)
Classical WETA
Monday at 9:00pm on Classical WETA

Front Row Washington: An Evening of Brahms & Tchaikovsky

The National Chamber Players, led by Artistic Director James Lee, perform a program of Brahms, Haydn and Tchaikovsky, recorded at Episcopal High School in Alexandria.

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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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Gene Shapiro (right) appraises two Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso oils in Spokane, Washington. | Credit: Courtesy of Photo by Meredith Nierman for WGBH, (c) WGBH 2015.
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Antiques Roadshow

Antiques Roadshow cameras capture tales of family heirlooms, yard sale bargains and long-lost items salvaged from attics and basements, while experts reveal the fascinating truths about these finds.

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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 X: Death in a Chocolate Box | Credit: APT
WETA UK
Tonight at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Midsomer Murders, Series X

Death in a Chocolate Box: When a former CID colleague who left the force following a sex scandal is bludgeoned to death, Barnaby sets out to discover why the past would not leave him alone.

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WETA Arts

WETA Arts spotlights local visual and performing art.

Test Your Classical Music IQ!

Can you identify the composer?

Aidan Turner as Ross Poldark | Credit: Courtesy of (C) Robert Viglasky/Mammoth Screen for MASTERPIECE

Discuss the latest episode on our Telly Visions blog.

Hispanic Heritage Month

WETA Television celebrates with special programming.

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Fun Places in DC

Fun Places in the D.C. Area

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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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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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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Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

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

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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

1:00PM Globe Trekker
Food Hour: The Story of Tea
2:00PM Poldark on Masterpiece
4:00PM Indian Summers on Masterpiece
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Classical WETA

Antonín Dvorák

Piano Quintet in A Major (Op. 81)

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VivaLaVoce

Giuseppe Verdi

La Forza del Destino: Act IV

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1964
The U.S. Postal Service gives Smokey the Bear his own zip code at the National Zoo.
WETA UK

WETA UK

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

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WETA Tweets

More beautiful art from our sneak peek tour around @ngadc's renovated East Building this morning! #myngadc t.co/I4gO5UcbSb

RT @NewsHour: Before tonight's debate, catch up on NewsHour’s coverage of the issues, candidates and the race for the White House.

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