Happy 239th Birthday America!

10:54AM
June
26, 2015

Hard to believe July 4th is just around the corner, but it is and WOSU TV will be celebrating America’s independence day all weekend. We start Friday night July 3rd at 9pm with GREAT PERFORMANCES: STAR-SPANGLED SPECTACULAR: BICENTENNIAL OF OUR NATIONAL ANTHEM. On September 13, 1814, during the Battle of Baltimore, Francis Scott Key was inspired to write [...]

How Did We get Here?

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Full size series infographic for FIRST PEOPLES
3:38PM
June
22, 2015

On Wednesday night at 9pm WOSU TV will begin a 5 part documentary series titled FIRST PEOPLES. The subject of this series can be a little confusing, it took me a while to get what this was about.  Basically as prehistoric humans began to spread out across the world, the intermixing of the genes determined [...]

Poldark and The Crimson Field

11:39AM
June
19, 2015

This Sunday not one but two good drama’s begin on WOSU TV. First up at 9pm its action, adventure and romance as the gallant Captain Ross Poldark returns to MASTERPIECE in a new adaptation of the 1970s hit series. Next up at 10pm the new 6-part World War I drama THE CRIMSON FIELD begins. Kitty, Flora [...]

Getting to Know The Town With Eric Dowdle

10:35AM
June
16, 2015

One of the best things about traveling around this world we live in is meeting the people along the way.  A highlight of a recent overseas trip was being welcomed into the home of a local family to chat and get to know what it’s like to live in their community.   These are the [...]

It’s BBQ Time!

10:10AM
June
11, 2015

First I want to say thank you to everyone who helped make our June membership drive a success.  WOSU TV participates in four membership drives a year, and each one is very important.  When you see that “Viewers Like You” message on our programs we really mean it, and this weekend we preview a new [...]

Go Wild with PBS KIDS’ Summer Safari

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Watch new Dinosaur Train specials on Mondays and Fridays through the month of June at 11am on WOSU TV.
3:46PM
June 2, 2015

Just in time for summer PBS KIDS is rolling out Summer Safari featuring brand new episodes and specials from some of today’s most popular children’s programming.

Summer Highlights

5:14PM
May
29, 2015

This Saturday WOSU TV begins the last membership drive of our fiscal year.  We’re so grateful for all the positive viewer comments we receive about the programming on WOSU TV.  As you think about whether or not you’d like to become a member of WOSU let me share some highlights of whats coming this summer. [...]

Something For Everybody

2:54PM
May
26, 2015

History, science, murder and music a little something for everyone this week on WOSU TV. We begin tonight at 8pm with the conclusion of ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY.  In tonight’s episode a frail FDR wins re-election and instead of planning for a peaceful postwar world, the country mourns the death of the President. Eleanor then [...]

Celebrating Memorial Day

10:31AM
May
19, 2015

We think of Memorial Day weekend as the unofficial start of summer.  Community pools open, summer flowers get planted and the weekly grocery store specials are hot dogs, hamburger buns and potato salad.  But Memorial Day weekend is really about remembrance and celebrating our veterans and active duty forces currently serving our country.  Every year [...]

Sunday Night Drama

11:08AM
May
15, 2015

For several weeks now we’ve been immersed in our Sunday night dramas on WOSU TV.  Last week the wonderful WOLF HALL concluded its six episode run. This Sunday the new seasons of CALL THE MIDWIFE and MR. SELFRIDGE on MASTERPIECE complete their run.  We hope you’ve enjoyed the heartwarming stories from Nonnatus House and the [...]