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Upcoming Events

Eventapalooza 2022

Posted on July 26, 2022

WPSU is excited to bring back to our largest community event of the year. This year's theme is creativity and imagination! This is a free event, check back in September for event details and registration. Continue »

Saturday, October 15, from 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

 

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Upcoming Events

How Spiders Catch Dinner

Posted on October 3, 2022

Join WSKG PBS for a free online event to learn how spiders listen to their impending dinner company and how they use their legs to capture their next meals. Continue »

Tuesday, October 11, from 7:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.

 

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Halloween Bites: Monsters, Gourds, and More

Posted on October 3, 2022

The days are getting darker and the candy’s piling up on the supermarket shelves. Are you ready for haunted fun? We have just the clips to set the mood: everything from local hauntings and deep dives into the world of zombies to flying pumpkins and more. Oh, and if you’re not sure how much candy you’ll need to appease the neighborhood werewolves, we’ve got you covered. Continue »

 

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Conversations Live

Gardening and Canning

Posted on September 30, 2022

Fall gardening is here. There's plenty to do to get ready for winter. Everything from canning the vegetables you grew to putting your garden to bed. We talk with Penn State horticulture experts on gardening and preserving. Continue »

 

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World Kitchen

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Posted on September 15, 2022

Join Penn State’s interim vice president for Outreach, Justin Aglio as he teaches how to make pasta in this special weekday edition of World Kitchen. Continue »

Thursday, October 13, from 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. on Zoom

 

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Our Town

Raystown Lake

Posted on September 8, 2022

Raystown Lake’s history unfolds as community members share stories of the old and new lakes. Hear locals tell tales of fun activities on the lake, the Juniata River, the Striped Bass Association, and the Allegrippis trails. Continue »

 

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World Kitchen

Take Me to Pemberley

Posted on August 28, 2022

Featuring Jane Austen’s book, "Pride and Prejudice" as inspiration, Guest chef Colleen Connolly-Ahern demonstrates foods you can prepare for your gathering. Continue »

 

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Learning at Home

Science: KidVision – Indoor Plant Store

Posted on August 17, 2022

Miss Penny and the KidVision Kids visit Pebble & Vine to learn about indoor plants for the classroom. We find out that plants serve two purposes in the classroom — they are beautiful and they are healthy for our environment. Continue »

 

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Learning at Home

English Language Arts: News and Media Literacy Collection

Posted on August 17, 2022

This collection, which includes videos, blog articles, student handouts, lesson plans, and tip sheets for families, helps students identify, analyze, and investigate the news and information they get from online sources. Media literacy is an essential skill for all students across a range of subjects, from Science to Social Studies to English Language Arts. The […] Continue »