2014 Holiday Program Schedule

November 19, 2014

Frost on the windows and snow in the fields can only mean it’s time for another festive winter in Wisconsin. We’ve taken note and have stuffed our broadcast schedule with several festive shows for you to enjoy. From Thanksgiving, through New Year’s Day, look to Wisconsin Public Television for many of your favorite holiday programs….

An Intrepid News Frog From Thanksgiving’s Past

November 28, 2013

We’ve heard that high winds on the East Coast might ground the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons. To offset the potential disappointment of the parade foregoing its big flying wonders, we went and found this vintage photo of the always intrepid Sesame Street News Frog Kermit reporting on his own balloon in 1977 to wish…

Thanksgiving Day Marathon – Downton Abbey, Season 2

November 20, 2012

One thing I look forward to each and every holiday is the abundant amount of good television. It seems all the channels put their best content on display, one episode rolling straight into the other. This Thanksgiving, Wisconsin Public Television is no exception to the trend. We’re bringing back the most popular show of 2012…

Invite Curious George into your Thanksgiving

November 19, 2011

Watch Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas at 11 a.m. and the Curious George Movie at 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 24. The Curious George Movie repeats at 9 a.m. Friday, Nov. 25, followed by Curious George: Follow That Monkey at 10:30 and A Very Monkey Christmas at noon. This year, save room in your Thanksgiving…

Turkey time

November 14, 2011

Watch Nature “My Life as a Turkey” 8 p.m. Wednesday on Wisconsin Public Television. Ok, not the turkey time image that probably flashed before your eyes. You know, the one that includes cranberries and pumpkin pie. Unfortunately we have one more full work week before that time. I’m talking about Nature’s new episode “My Life…