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Upcoming Events

Statewide Summer Reading Challenge

Posted on May 31, 2018

All Pennsylvania PBS stations have joined together to host the first statewide summer reading contest! The Summer Reading Challenge invites all children who have just completed K-5th grade to participate. Continue »

Friday, June 1

 

The Investment 2018
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The Investment 2018

Posted on May 25, 2018

Student entrepreneurs present their business ideas to a panel of judges, Shark Tank–style. The team or teams with the strongest ideas and best pitches will leave with the seed money necessary to jump-start their companies. Continue »

 

PBS Kids Summer of Adventure
Upcoming Events

PBS Kids Summer of Adventure

Posted on May 16, 2018

The Summer of Adventure is back with screenings of your favorite PBS Kids shows. Join WPSU at The State Theatre, The Ritz Theater, and The Rowland Theatre for special screenings featuring Wild Kratts, Nature Cat, and Splash & Bubbles. These events are free, but registration is required. Continue »

Sunday, June 3

 

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2018 Candidate Quiz

Posted on May 8, 2018

The Pennsylvania Primary is May 15th. Take our Candidate Quiz to find out which candidates most closely match your positions on key issues. Continue »

 

Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week

Posted on April 27, 2018

Thank a teacher for their brilliance by sharing your appreciation through your creative writings, poems, illustrations, or photos, and share on social media. Continue »

 

The Great American Read

The Great American Read

Posted on April 27, 2018

What is America's best-loved novel? Join the conversation on May 22 with this eight-part PBS series and nationwide competition that explores the joy of books and the power of reading through the lens of America’s 100 best-loved books. Continue »