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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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Nicole Lacroix
Classical WETA
Evening host of Classical WETA 90.9 FM

Nicole Lacroix

Nicole Lacroix is the weekday evening host on Classical WETA 90.9 FM. After receiving a degree in music from Trinity College, Lacroix spent fifteen years at WGMS in Washington, with stints at VOA, KDFC San Francisco and at Baltimore's WJHU and WBJC.

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Curious George
Kids
WETA Kids

Curious George

Curious George, based on the children's classic created by Margret and H.A. Rey, uses George's insatiable curiosity as a way of acquainting preschoolers with key concepts in math, science and engineering.

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Mark Williams as Father Brown
WETA UK
Thursdays at 8:00pm on WETA UK

Father Brown

A Catholic priest with excellent detective skills solves crimes in this stylish series set in the 1950s and based on G.K. Chesterton's stories.

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Dalziel and Pascoe
WETA UK
Thursdays at 10:00pm on WETA UK

Dalziel and Pascoe

Dalziel is an idiosyncratic, no-nonsense cop with a penetrating wit and questionable habits. Pascoe is his cultured and thoughtful sidekick. Despite their obvious differences, the pair forges an impressive crime-solving partnership.

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Portrait photograph of Victoria Claflin Woodhull by Matthew Brady, between 1866 and 1873. (Source: Harvard Art Museum/Fogg Museum, Historical Photographs and Special Visual Collections Department, Fine Arts Library)
Local
Boundary Stones Local History Blog

Mrs. Woodhull Goes to Washington

Long before Hillary Clinton there was Victoria Woodhull, the first female presidential candidate and first to argue before the House for women's suffrage.

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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

Classical WETA

Ludwig van Beethoven

Leonore Overture #3, Op. 72a

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VivaLaVoce

Giacomo Meyerbeer

Les Huguenots: Act III

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July 28
1932
WWI "Bonus Army" veterans demonstrating on the National Mall are forcibly evicted by the U.S. Army under orders from President Hoover.
Curious George

WETA Kids Channel

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

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WETA Volunteer

Volunteer at WETA!

Make new friends while supporting WETA by becoming a volunteer! 

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