On-Air Highlights

witf Program Points - Nov. 17

Written by Fred Vigeant, Director of Programming and Promotions for TV and Radio | Nov 15, 2013 8:36 AM

TV Picks:

  • This Sunday we learn the Secrets of Scotland Yard. From Dickens to Sherlock Holmes, Agatha Christie to James Bond, no police institution in the world has caught the public imagination in the same way as Scotland Yard.
  • On the 150th Anniversary of the Gettysburg address Tuesday, learn how Lincoln re-invented leadership through the telegraph and how it shaped the Gettysburg Address.
  • Experience a variety of musical genres through the vibrancy of Nashville's Americana music scene on Friday. From Emmylou Harris to Mumford and Sons, Rosanne Cash to The Mavericks, Nashville 2.0 celebrates the American musical melting pot.
  • Check out expanded details on this week's picks...

Radio Highlights:

Smart Talk is on the road Tuesday to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address. Then, stop by the Lancaster Central Market. Smart Talk will be there to capture the excitment surrounding the day of Extraordinary Give in Lancaster. 

Join us for The Idea Exchange beginning Monday on witf.  The Idea Exchange is a series of programs throughout the week at 2:00pm designed to opportunities to learn something new.  witf'sIdea Exchange features a different program every day of the week with Science Friday, Radiolab, and Ted Radio HourLearn more...

Web Scoop:

Home is where your plate is! This holiday season swap recipes, share stories and savor the memories of holiday food traditions with witf. What’s your favorite holiday dish? We’re collecting recipes for an exclusive witf Cooks: Holiday Traditions cookbook. Share your recipes, pictures, stories and more!

Join Culinary Consultant and Chef, Donna Marie Desfor as she cooks up holiday dishes on witf Cooks: Holiday Traditions. Saturday, December 7 at 10am on witf TV.  Watch and find out how to get a copy of witf’s new cookbook-- Saturday, December 7 at 10am and noon and Monday, December 9 at 1pm.

Save the Date:

Just seven more weeks until the Season 4 premiere of Downton Abbey on witf on January 5, 2014.  But don’t wait.. Sign up now for the free preview screening at the Cameron Estate in Mount Joy on January 2. We'll view the first hour of the season premiere. RSVP to reserve your spot today with an email to tiffany_johns@witf.org to enjoy the start of the new season with other Downton Abbey super fans.

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