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Release Date: Mon, Jan 28, 2019

Garden & Landscape Expo Offers Spring-like Respite Feb. 8-10

s winter settles over Wisconsin, the 26th-annual Wisconsin Public Television Garden & Landscape Expo brings a bit of spring-like warmth to the Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison Feb. 8-10. Event hours are: noon to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10.

Release Date: Tue, Jan 15, 2019

WPT and WPR Offer Live Coverage of Gov. Tony Evers’ 2019 State of the State Address

Gov. Tony Evers' 2019 State of the State Address will air live 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22 on Wisconsin Public Television (WPT) and Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR) and will stream live online at wpt.org and wpr.org.

Release Date: Fri, Jan 4, 2019

WPT Releases Educational Materials for Wisconsin Hometown Stories: Eau Claire

Wisconsin Public Television (WPT) Education has released educational materials to accompany the Wisconsin Hometown Stories: Eau Claire documentary.

Release Date: Wed, Dec 12, 2018

Wisconsin Public Television and the University of Wisconsin-Madison announce the Timothy William Trout Education Innovation Lab

Gift of $2.1 Million from Dr. Monroe and Sandra Trout creates partnership among Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, Morgridge Institute for Research, UW Madison School of Education and Wisconsin Public Television.

Release Date: Tue, Dec 11, 2018

Behind the Canvas Documentary Premieres Thursday, Dec. 20

Behind the Canvas, a new documentary, will premiere 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20 on Wisconsin Public Television (WPT).

Release Date: Thu, Dec 6, 2018

CPB, PBS Partner With Wisconsin Public Television to Support Early Science and Literacy Learning in Westby and Cashton

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) and PBS today announced that public media station Wisconsin Public Television has been awarded $175,000 to work with community partners in Westby and Cashton to provide science and literacy resources for the youngest learners in underserved areas.

Release Date: Wed, Oct 17, 2018

Wisconsin Public Television Education Releases Online Video Game

After collaborating with educators and students from across Wisconsin, Wisconsin Public Television (WPT) Education has released a new online video game, Jo Wilder and the Capitol Case, that encourages students to experience history as they discover it for themselves. The game is now available to play online for free at WPTeducation.org.

Release Date: Fri, Oct 5, 2018

2018 Wisconsin Attorney General Debate To Be Broadcast Statewide Friday, Oct. 12

Wisconsin Attorney General candidates Brad Schimel and Josh Kaul will debate for the first time and discuss issues central to their campaigns in a debate that will be broadcast statewide 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12 on Wisconsin Public Television (WPT).

Release Date: Thu, Sep 27, 2018

New Season of Around the Farm Table Premiering on Wisconsin Public Television Oct. 4

Around the Farm Table will once again serve up an intimate look at Wisconsin's farming landscape by shining a spotlight on Midwestern farmers and artisan food producers when the sixth season of the series premieres 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4 on Wisconsin Public Television.

Release Date: Mon, Sep 24, 2018

2018 Jerry Awards Airs Monday, Oct. 1 on Wisconsin Public Television

High school students from across Wisconsin will be featured in a televised broadcast of the 2018 Jerry Awards, honoring the top high school musical theater performances from around the state.