Community Idea Stations Pressroom
New Service Supports Mission to Bring Quality Educational Content to All Children
Richmond, VA- RVA’s 24/7 PBS KIDS Channel launches today. Watch without cable on channel 57.2, on the Comcast PBS K channel or online at IdeaStations.org/PBSKIDS.
(RICHMOND, VA)- “Feeling Good About America: The 1976 Presidential Election” won the Emmy for Best Historical Documentary in June. The documentary is a product of the long-standing partnership between the Community Idea Stations and the Univ. of Virginia Center for Politics.
Join WHTJ PBS in celebrating the Charlottesville community and the 10th anniversary of Charlottesville Inside-Out (CVIO) featuring highlights from seasons past and performances by several of the talented musical artists showcased on the program over the last decade.
The Community Idea Stations is commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack with a film that gives voice to those who survived and those who were lost on the USS Oklahoma.
Presented by WCVE/WHTJ PBS and produced by Lone Wolf Media, Pearl Harbor - USS Oklahoma: The Final Story will air on WCVE/WHTJ PBS on Wednesday, November 23, from 8:00-9:00 p.m.
This month-long multimedia initiative sponsored by VCU Health and presented during Alzheimer’s Awareness and Family Caregivers Month, includes an hour-long TV documentary, radio vignettes, digital resources, a special workshop for caregivers and a Science PubRVA gathering. Each component features interviews and conversations with caregivers and support-organizations sharing what they have learned, what they wished they had known and what they hope will help others as they navigate this difficult journey.
WCVE’s newest, locally-produced and directed film explores Virginia’s claim as the site of the first celebration of thanks by English explorers
Richmond, VA–WCVE PBS (Richmond) is sharing a monumental Virginia story. “The documentary is about the little known story of America’s first English Thanksgiving,” says Graham Woodlief, President of the Virginia Thanksgiving Festival. “Setting the record straight on where the first Thanksgiving occurred is an important milestone in the history of our state and deserves the recognition.”
RICHMOND, VA, May 6, 2016 – The Community Idea Stations is proud to announce that Virginia Beach high school senior Ahkei Togun has won the 2016 Poetry Out Loud National Competition. With confident recitations of poems by Henry Taylor, Cornelius Eady, and William Lisle Bowles, the Tallwood High School student recited his way to a $20,000 award and major bragging rights among the approximately 317,000 student-competitors nationwide who participated in the program this year.
You’re Invited to Explore the Outdoors!
Sunday, May 1, 2016 • 1:00-5:00 p.m.
Huguenot Park • 10901 Robious Road • North Chesterﬁeld, VA 23235