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Whether you enjoy classical music or news from National Public Radio on WKAR Radio, or you like the diversity of programs on WKAR-TV's three digital channels, you will discover something that will expand your knowledge and allow you to explore new subjects and places.

Or, WKAR programs may simply help you relax and enjoy your day.

Our community provides more than 50 percent of WKAR's financial support. Thanks to you, WKAR stations can continue to provide the programs you love and value.

Joe Bonamassa LIVE at the Greek Theatre

Aug 26, 2016
Joe Bonamassa performing
Christie Goodwin

Fri. Aug. 26 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Celebrated blues rock master Joe Bonamassa delivers a musical tribute to the three Kings of the blues: Albert, B.B. and Freddie. Watch and call or GIVE NOW for CD/DVD offers and a chance to win the WKAR TV GiveAway Bonamassa autographed guitar.

Fall Color Tours with Pictured Rock Cruises

Aug 26, 2016
Cruise ship off of shoreline
Courtesy / Pictured Rocks Cruises

With more than 3,000 miles of Great Lakes shoreline and 11,000 inland lakes, Michigan's outdoors offers an abundance of water recreation and exploration.

Mannheim Steamroller
Courtesy of Sara Hoffman / PBS

Sun. Aug. 28 at 10:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Celebrate 30 years of holiday magic and 40 years of “Fresh Aire” compositions with this special. Watch and call or GIVE NOW for special ticket offers

Carole King-James Taylor at the Troubadour

Jun 9, 2016
Courtesy of Kevin Estrad / PBS

Sun. Jun. 12 at 7:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Enjoy once again the beloved hits of Carole King and James Taylor at the Troubadour. 

Courtesy of Joseph Sinnott/WNET. / PBS

Fri. Jun. 10 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | The special event honors Joan Baez's legendary 50 plus years in music with an intimate, career-spanning live performance. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special offers. 

Finding Your Roots | Maps of Stars

Jun 2, 2016
Courtesy of Mia Farrow / PBS

Tue. Jun. 7 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Learn how tragic deaths have shaped the families of Hollywood legends Dustin Ho man and Mia Farrow. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special offers

Jackie Robinson

Jun 2, 2016
Jackie Robinson
Courtesy of Hulton Archive Getty Images

Part Two Jun. 11 at 12pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | This film from Ken Burns examines the life and times of Jack Roosevelt Robinson, who in 1947 lifted a nation and an entire race on his shoulders when he crossed baseball’s color line. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special offers

Blenko Glass: Behind the Scenes

Jun 2, 2016
Amanda Pinckney
WKAR-MSU

Sun. Jun. 5 at 4:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Take a journey into the hills of Milton, West Virginia, to see Blenko Glass created, from start to finish. Watch and call or Give Now Online for special thank you gift offers.

Carol Burnett's Favorite Sketches

Jun 2, 2016
PBS

Thu. Jun. 9 at 11:00pm on WKAR-HD | Join Carol Burnett for her personally selected favorite moments from her beloved comedy series. Watch and call or Give Now Online for special thank you gift offers.

Purple Rose: 25 Years

Mar 2, 2016

Fri. Mar. 4 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 |  Watch the documentary on how Jeff Daniels founded the Purple Rose Theatre in 1991.

Anne of Green Gables II MARATHON

Feb 6, 2016
couple sitting outside
courtesy / American Public Media

Sun. Feb. 7 at 3-7:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | She's your favorite alternative to football -- precocious yet lovable Anne Shirley! Watch and call or GIVE NOW HERE for special DVD offers.

performing on stage
Courtesy of Joseph Sinnott / THIRTEEN Productions LLC

Wed. Dec. 2 at 8pm on WKAR-HD | From the Dolby Theatre in L.A., Andrea Bocelli performs. Watch and call or Give Now for special offers.

Bicyclist crossing over ice with Mackinac Bridge in background
ICEBRIDGEMOVIE

Thu. Aug. 6 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | A unique film portraying year-round life on Michigan's Mackinac Island, highlighting the island's spectacular winters. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special offers.

PIctured Rock Cruises

Thu. Aug. 13 - 8pm - WKAR-TV | Watch Michigan Out of Doors to learn how you can tour our breathtaking scenic lakeshores with Pictured Rock Cruises. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special ticket offers.

And the TV Spring GiveAway winner is...

Jun 19, 2015
Winners holding guitar
Stacy Hoxsey / WKAR-MSU

WKAR Evergreen Partner and blues fan Kathy Jackson is the happy winner of a Les Paul Special II electric guitar signed by blues guitar great Joe Bonamassa. 

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