StayTuned Update
1:02 pm
Wed May 6, 2015

Curious Crew in Your Community - Impression 5 Science Center Lansing

Fri. May 8 6pm - 8pm Impression 5 Science Center | Adhesion Race, Walking Droplets, the Anti-Gravity Water Jar, and more!

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You Are Invited!
3:24 pm
Fri March 27, 2015

Apr. 9 | Community Cinema: The Homestretch

Credit Community Cinema

FREE – Thursday, Apr. 9, at 7 p.m. | Preview the film and join the conversation around this look at the problem of homelessness among teens. | RESERVE SEATS HERE

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StayTuned Update
10:11 am
Thu March 26, 2015

Curious Crew in Your Community - Holt

Sat. Mar. 28 11am - 12pm Holt-Delhi Library  | Space Phones, Musical Straws, and more!

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UPDATE: All Seats Are Filled
9:45 am
Mon February 16, 2015

Feb. 19 | Community Cinema: American Denial

Credit Gordon Parks / PBS

FREE – Thursday, Feb. 19, at 7 p.m. | Preview the film and join the conversation around this provocative look at race in America. | ALL SEATS ARE FILLED FOR THIS EVENT

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You Are Invited
3:48 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

Nov. 13 | Community Cinema: Evolution of a Criminal

FREE – Thu. Nov. 13, at 7 pm | See a short preview of the new documentary and join the conversation. | RESERVE SEATS HERE

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You Are Invited
2:23 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

May 8 | Community Cinema: The Trials of Muhammad Ali

Ali prays at Hussein Mosque in Cairo, June 1964, after announcing he is part of the Nation of Islam

FREE – Thursday, May 8, at 7 p.m. | See a short preview of the Independent Lens documentary and explore the issues with a community panel. | RESERVE SEATS HERE

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In Our Community
1:36 pm
Wed April 17, 2013

TICKETS: Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! On the Big Screen!

8pm Thursday, May 2 LIVE | 7:30pm Tuesday, May 7 ENCORE at Celebration! Cinema, Lansing Mall Cinema, Studio C! Cinema

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Radio Made in Michigan
4:44 pm
Tue March 26, 2013

Patrick Kennedy on the status of mental health treatment in America

Suffering from bipolar disorder himself, former Congressman Patrick Kennedy is a strong advocate for changing the way we do mental health care.
Credit Wikimedia Commons

In his State of the State address in January, Governor Rick Snyder told lawmakers that Michigan must do better when treating people with mental health issues.  The governor vowed to not only increase state funding for mental health, but also to work towards community-based treatment solutions.


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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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Free Workshop for Families!
3:17 pm
Mon October 15, 2012

Nov. 8 | Raising Readers Workshop

Kids learn the love of reading at Raising Readers Workshops.

WKAR hosts a Raising Readers Family Fun Workshop on Thursday, November 8, at Sycamore Elementary in Holt.

Families will learn new ways to build children's reading skills while interacting with their child. Although the workshop is targeted to families and children 4-6 years old, siblings are welcome to attend also. Each child will receive a free book to take home.

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12:40 am
Mon April 30, 2012

Look for WKAR at the East Lansing Arts Festival!

May 19-20. On the City Hall Main Stage, in the children's area, and all around, you'll find WKAR at the East Lansing Art Festival.

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12:47 pm
Thu April 26, 2012

BackStage Pass Update - Save These Dates

The third broadcast season of BackStage Pass just wrapped up, with TV featuring music made in Michigan from the Chenille Sisters, Larry McCray, Bowery, and many more great, original acts.  Those 10 shows will repeat on WKAR-TV beginning this week and continuing into the summer.

Fans are wondering: will there be a fourth season? and, how can I be in the TV audience for the next shows?  We are thrilled to announce that there WILL be a fourth season of BackStage Pass.

12:49 pm
Fri March 9, 2012

WKAR Preview Event: Hunting the Elements

FREE - Tuesday, April 3 at 7 p.m. | Join WKAR,  the Cyclotron Lab, and FRIB for an evening of adventure and extreme chemistry on the MSU campus.  Communication Arts & Sciences Room 147 | RESERVE SEATS HERE

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Ready to Learn
12:54 pm
Mon February 27, 2012

March 18 | Early Childhood Literacy Coalition Event

Storybook characters, performers, authors and storytelling are combined in a way to help kids learn to love reading at a free special event on Sunday, March 18, from 1-4 p.m. The event will take place at Hannah Community Center in East Lansing.

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Special WKAR Event
8:57 am
Sat November 5, 2011

WKAR Day at Fireworks Glass

Coralene Bloss (left) shapes her glass piece with assistance from Rhonda Baker of Fireworks Glass Studio. John Snyder looks on.
w.r. richards WKAR

Saturday, December 3 | Make Your Reservation Here
Fireworks Glass Studio

Create Something Beautiful and Unique!

Reserve a time now to create a one-of-a-kind holiday gift during WKAR day at Fireworks Glass Studios in Williamston.

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