Evening at WKAR http://wkar.org en June 18 | Evening at WKAR: Freedom Summer http://wkar.org/post/june-18-evening-wkar-freedom-summer <p><strong>FREE – Wednesday, June 18, at 7 pm</strong> | See a short preview of the AMERICAN EXPERIENCE documentary and talk with members of your community who helped shape this moment in history. | <a href="https://commerce.cashnet.com/msu_3704?&amp;itemcode=3704-140618E">RESERVE SEATS HERE</a> Fri, 30 May 2014 20:57:24 +0000 editor 54352 at http://wkar.org June 18 | Evening at WKAR: Freedom Summer Nov. 7 | Eisenhower's Secret War - An Evening at WKAR http://wkar.org/post/nov-7-eisenhowers-secret-war-evening-wkar <p>FREE – Thursday, Nov 7, at 7 p.m. | Film students and history buffs are invited to an Evening at WKAR featuring <strong>Eisenhower's Secret War</strong> with historian and independent producer Dr. George A. Colburn. | RESERVATIONS ARE CLOSED<br /> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 18:37:49 +0000 editor 44424 at http://wkar.org Nov. 7 | Eisenhower's Secret War - An Evening at WKAR 'Midwife' Fans Enjoy Sneak Peek! http://wkar.org/post/midwife-fans-enjoy-sneak-peek <p>Fans of the popular British drama <strong>Call the Midwife </strong>enjoyed a special sneak preview when they attended <strong>An Evening with WKAR at Studio C! </strong>on March 21.</p><p>It may have been very cold outside but hearts were warmed within as guests saw the first episode of the new season, which premieres on March 31 at 8 p.m. on WKAR.</p><p><strong>London, 1958</strong></p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 16:13:37 +0000 Jeanie Croope 33126 at http://wkar.org 'Midwife' Fans Enjoy Sneak Peek! Call the Midwife Marathon http://wkar.org/post/call-midwife-marathon <p><strong>Sunday, March 17, 5-11 p.m.</strong> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Jeanie Croope 32304 at http://wkar.org Call the Midwife Marathon Susi's Station Notes: The Midwives are Back! http://wkar.org/post/susis-station-notes-midwives-are-back <p>One of the questions I seem to be hearing a lot these days is "When does <strong>Call the Midwife </strong>return?" Fri, 08 Mar 2013 20:01:01 +0000 Susi Elkins 32329 at http://wkar.org Susi's Station Notes: The Midwives are Back! Mar. 21 | An Evening with WKAR at Studio C! Call the Midwife http://wkar.org/post/mar-21-evening-wkar-studio-c-call-midwife <p>Update: March 18, 2013 - <strong>Reservations ARE RE-OPENED. Limited seats available.</strong></p><p><strong>FREE </strong>– Thursday, March 21, at 7 p.m. | Studio C! Theatre, Meridian Mall | See the first hour of the new season of the popular British drama series, "Call the Midwife." | <a href="https://commerce.cashnet.com/msu_3704?&amp;itemcode=3704-130321E"><strong>RESERVE SEATS HERE</strong></a> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 05:06:25 +0000 Jeanie Croope 32091 at http://wkar.org Mar. 21 | An Evening with WKAR at Studio C! Call the Midwife Susi's Station Notes: Michigan Makers http://wkar.org/post/susis-station-notes-michigan-makers <p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 15:55:48 +0000 Susi Elkins 31698 at http://wkar.org Susi's Station Notes: Michigan Makers Guests Enjoy Look at Women's Contributions in 'Makers' Screening http://wkar.org/post/guests-enjoy-look-womens-contributions-makers-screening <p>An enthusiastic group bundled up on a cold winter's evening to enjoy an Evening at WKAR featuring a screening of the upcoming WKAR documentary <strong>Makers: Women Who Make America</strong>, with a follow-up discussion with Two Men and a Truck International founder, Mary Ellen Sheets.</p><p><strong>The Documentary </strong></p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 21:21:56 +0000 Jeanie Croope 31610 at http://wkar.org Guests Enjoy Look at Women's Contributions in 'Makers' Screening Susi's Station Notes: Amazing Michigan Women! http://wkar.org/post/susis-station-notes-amazing-michigan-women <p></p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 17:04:37 +0000 Susi Elkins 31226 at http://wkar.org Susi's Station Notes: Amazing Michigan Women! Mary Ellen Sheets to Speak at "Makers" http://wkar.org/post/mary-ellen-sheets-speak-makers <p>Mary Ellen Sheets, founder of Two Men and a Truck International, Inc.,&nbsp; will be the guest speaker at an Evening at WKAR on Thursday, February 21, at 7 p.m. | <a href="http://wkar.org/post/feb-21-evening-wkar-makers-women-who-make-america"><strong>RESERVE SEATS HERE </strong></a>|</p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 16:05:38 +0000 Jeanie Croope 31216 at http://wkar.org Mary Ellen Sheets to Speak at "Makers" Feb. 21 | An Evening at WKAR: Makers -- Women Who Make America http://wkar.org/post/feb-21-evening-wkar-makers-women-who-make-america <p><strong>FREE </strong>– Thursday, February 21, at 7 p.m. | See a short preview of the upcoming documentary Makers: Women Who Make America with guest <strong>Mary Ellen Sheets</strong> | <a href="https://commerce.cashnet.com/msu_3704?&amp;itemcode=3704-130221E">RESERVE SEATS HERE</a> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 20:55:27 +0000 Jeanie Croope 30779 at http://wkar.org Feb. 21 | An Evening at WKAR: Makers -- Women Who Make America Dust Bowl Discussion Intrigues Guests http://wkar.org/post/dust-bowl-discussion-intrigues-guests-0 <p>After what was one of the hottest and dryest summers the United States has experienced in many years, the topic of Ken Burns' new film <strong>The Dust Bowl </strong>took on particular relevance. Seventy-nine guests gathered for <strong>An Evening at WKAR</strong> on November 15 to see a preview of the film and hear a talk about its implications from Sandra Clark.</p><p></p> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 16:58:27 +0000 Jeanie Croope 27026 at http://wkar.org Dust Bowl Discussion Intrigues Guests Sandra Clark Joins Evening at WKAR Line-up http://wkar.org/post/sandra-clark-joins-evening-wkar-line <p>Sandra S. Clark, director of the Michigan Historical Center, will be the featured speaker at the "Evening at WKAR" preview of Ken Burns' "The Dust Bowl." The event will take place Thursday, November 15, at WKAR.</p><p>Clark has been the director of the historical center since 1991. Her history degrees are from Michigan State University.</p><p>"As someone who grew up in Kansas, it’s [the Dust Bowl] a topic I’ve long been interested in," she said.</p><p>Guests will see a 40-minute preview of the film, followed by Clark's talk.&nbsp; The event is free.</p> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 19:21:30 +0000 Jeanie Croope 26645 at http://wkar.org Sandra Clark Joins Evening at WKAR Line-up Evening at WKAR: Call the Midwife Sneak Preview http://wkar.org/post/evening-wkar-call-midwife-sneak-preview <p><strong>FREE </strong>– Thursday, September 20, at 7 p.m. | Get a preview of the new British series, <strong>Call the Midwife </strong>and view the first hour! | <a href="https://commerce.cashnet.com/msu_3281?itemcode=3281-120920E%20"><strong>RESERVE SEATS </strong></a><a href="https://commerce.cashnet.com/msu_3281?itemcode=3281-120920E%20"><strong>HERE</strong></a> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 14:51:28 +0000 Jeanie Croope 23434 at http://wkar.org Evening at WKAR: Call the Midwife Sneak Preview Save the Date - WKAR Fall Preview on September 6 http://wkar.org/post/save-date-wkar-fall-preview-september-6 <p>Please save September 6 on your calendar for a very special Evening at WKAR. On that Thursday evening in September we&#39;ll be hosting our annual Fall Preview.</p><p> Mon, 30 Jul 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Jeanie Croope 21052 at http://wkar.org Save the Date - WKAR Fall Preview on September 6