Evening at WKAR

You Are Invited
4:57 pm
Fri May 30, 2014

June 18 | Evening at WKAR: Freedom Summer

Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party delegates and supporters stage a demonstration on the boardwalk in front of the Atlantic City convention center.
Credit George Ballis / Take Stock

FREE – Wednesday, June 18, at 7 pm | See a short preview of the AMERICAN EXPERIENCE documentary and talk with members of your community who helped shape this moment in history. | RESERVE SEATS HERE

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You Are Invited
2:37 pm
Thu October 31, 2013

Nov. 7 | Eisenhower's Secret War - An Evening at WKAR

FREE – Thursday, Nov 7, at 7 p.m. | Film students and history buffs are invited to an Evening at WKAR featuring Eisenhower's Secret War with historian and independent producer Dr. George A. Colburn. | RESERVATIONS ARE CLOSED

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An Evening at WKAR
12:13 pm
Fri March 22, 2013

'Midwife' Fans Enjoy Sneak Peek!

There's Lots to Like at WKAR screenings!
Jeanie Croope WKAR

Fans of the popular British drama Call the Midwife enjoyed a special sneak preview when they attended An Evening with WKAR at Studio C! on March 21.

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.

London, 1958

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Hot Views
7:00 am
Mon March 11, 2013

Call the Midwife Marathon

The "Call the Midwife" cast.

Sunday, March 17, 5-11 p.m.

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Midwife Marathon March 17!
3:01 pm
Fri March 8, 2013

Susi's Station Notes: The Midwives are Back!

The cast of "Call the Midwife"

One of the questions I seem to be hearing a lot these days is "When does Call the Midwife return?"

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RE-OPENED Limited Seats Available
12:06 am
Thu March 7, 2013

Mar. 21 | An Evening with WKAR at Studio C! Call the Midwife

Trixie, Cynthia, Jenny and Chummy return for a new season.
Credit WGBH

Update: March 18, 2013 - Reservations ARE RE-OPENED. Limited seats available.

FREE – 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." | RESERVE SEATS HERE

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Nominations are being accepted!
10:55 am
Mon February 25, 2013

Susi's Station Notes: Michigan Makers

Our Evening at WKAR event featured Makers.

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An Evening at WKAR
4:21 pm
Fri February 22, 2013

Guests Enjoy Look at Women's Contributions in 'Makers' Screening


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 Makers: Women Who Make America, with a follow-up discussion with Two Men and a Truck International founder, Mary Ellen Sheets.

The Documentary

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An Evening at WKAR
12:04 pm
Fri February 15, 2013

Susi's Station Notes: Amazing Michigan Women!

Next week on February 21, we hope you will attend our next Evening at WKAR event, featuring a preview of the documentary Makers: The Women Who Make America and a talk from Two Men and a Truck founder Mary Ellen Sheets. (REGISTER HERE)

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An Amazing Local Entrepreneur
11:05 am
Fri February 15, 2013

Mary Ellen Sheets to Speak at "Makers"

Mary Ellen Sheets

Mary Ellen Sheets, founder of Two Men and a Truck International, Inc.,  will be the guest speaker at an Evening at WKAR on Thursday, February 21, at 7 p.m. | RESERVE SEATS HERE |

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You're Invited
3:55 pm
Thu February 7, 2013

Feb. 21 | An Evening at WKAR: Makers -- Women Who Make America

Women March at a Convention in 1977

FREE – Thursday, February 21, at 7 p.m. | See a short preview of the upcoming documentary Makers: Women Who Make America with guest Mary Ellen Sheets | RESERVE SEATS HERE

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An Evening at WKAR
11:58 am
Fri November 16, 2012

Dust Bowl Discussion Intrigues Guests

Sandra Clark talks about "The Dust Bowl" at An Evening at WKAR
Elizbeth Izzo/WKAR

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 The Dust Bowl took on particular relevance. Seventy-nine guests gathered for An Evening at WKAR on November 15 to see a preview of the film and hear a talk about its implications from Sandra Clark.

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The Dust Bowl
2:21 pm
Thu November 8, 2012

Sandra Clark Joins Evening at WKAR Line-up

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.

Clark has been the director of the historical center since 1991. Her history degrees are from Michigan State University.

"As someone who grew up in Kansas, it’s [the Dust Bowl] a topic I’ve long been interested in," she said.

Guests will see a 40-minute preview of the film, followed by Clark's talk.  The event is free.

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You Are Invited
10:51 am
Fri September 7, 2012

Evening at WKAR: Call the Midwife Sneak Preview

FREE – Thursday, September 20, at 7 p.m. | Get a preview of the new British series, Call the Midwife and view the first hour! | RESERVE SEATS HERE

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Reservations Open August 23
10:00 am
Mon July 30, 2012

Save the Date - WKAR Fall Preview on September 6

Jeanie Croope

Please save September 6 on your calendar for a very special Evening at WKAR. On that Thursday evening in September we'll be hosting our annual Fall Preview.

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