StayTuned Update

Updates and notes on WKAR programs and events.

Weekend in Havana | Summer of Adventure

Jul 20, 2017
standing in front of a flag
Courtesy of WTTW and Brian Canelles / PBS

Sun. Aug. 20 at 5pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Join Geoffrey Baer in Havana to experience the color, culture and history of the seductive city.

Nature's Great Race | Summer of Adventure

Jul 20, 2017
a baby zebra and an adult zebra
Courtesy of BBC/Robert Morgan / PBS

Wed. July 26 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1  | Join 100,000 caribou who face hungry bears and wolves, deadly frozen rivers and rugged mountains as they undertake the world’s longest land migration.

Big Pacific | Summer of Adventure

Jul 17, 2017
Phil Nuytten in subermisble
Courtesy of Ernie Kovacs/NHNZ / PBS

Wed. July 19 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Plunge into the Pacific with researchers and cinematographers and see the ocean’s rare and dazzling creatures in a way never before seen on television.

My Mother and Other Strangers | Masterpiece

Jul 12, 2017
Main cast members
Courtesy of Steffan Hill/BBC 2016 for MASTERPIECE / PBS

Sun. July 16 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | In episode five, see if Tillie can stop the captain and Rose from making a terrible mistake. 

A woman putting on makeup
Courtesy of Jeremy Jeffs / PBS

Tues. July 11 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | PBS offers an unprecedented, six-part series exploring the 4,000-year history of China, home to more than a billion people and an emerging global superpower.

Elk in the field
Courtesy of Wesley Aston/shutterstock.com / PBS

Wednesdays, July 5 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | PBS viewers have the chance to witness one of the greatest seasonal changes on planet Earth in the stunning new three-part series GREAT YELLOWSTONE THAW.

Fireworks at the State Capitol
Courtesy of Capital Concerts / PBS

Tue. July 4 at 8pm and again at 9:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1  | A CAPITOL FOURTH kicks off our country’s 241st birthday with an all-star musical extravaganza broadcast live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol!

Andrea in front of the orchestra
Courtesy / PBS

Fri. June 30 at 10pm on WKAR-HD 23.1  | Hear the international superstar in performance at the Palazzo Vecchio in Florence, Italy.

will.i.am on stage in black hat
Courtesy / PBS

Fri. June 23 at 10pm on WKAR-HD 23. 1 | Enjoy a LIVE performance from artist will.i.am at London's Royal Albert Hall.

Real Boy | Independent Lens

Jun 16, 2017
Title image - real boy
Courtesy / Independent Lens - PBS

Mon. June 19 at 10pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Meet Bennett, a transgender teen on a journey to find his voice as a musician, a son and a man.

Why Sharks Attack | NOVA

Jun 12, 2017

Wed. June 14 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1  | Explore with shark experts in Australia and the U.S. as they investigate the hunting instincts of the great white shark.

Paul Simon with guitar
Courtesy of Jessica Gilbert / PBS

Wed. June 7 at 11:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Join the legendary musician on a trip through his extensive songbook in this 2012 London concert. Watch and call or GIVE NOW for special offers.

Limited Partnership | Independent Lens

Jun 5, 2017
Richard and Tony
Courtesy / PBS

Mon. June 12 at 10pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Meet one of the first gay couples to marry, and learn about their 40-year fight for legal status.

The 76th Annual Peabody Awards | Special!

May 30, 2017
Peabody Awards Statues
Courtesy / PBS

Fri. June 2 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Join host Rashida Jones to honor the most powerful, enlightening and invigorating stories in television, radio and digital media.

2017 Mackinac Policy Conference

May 30, 2017
Mackinac Policy Conference logo
Courtesy / Appadvice.com

May 31 - June 2, LIVE Webcasts Daily | The Conference will feature top-level speakers, insightful panels and other programming with nearly 1,600 statewide business, government and community leaders on-site.

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