New Member Incentive for KSPS Summer of Adventure

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First time public television donors get discounts on Summer of Adventure merchandise like DVD box sets, KIDS outdoor exploration kits, Spokatopia Outdoor Adventure Festival passes, and four chances to win a Washington State Parks Discover Pass provided by the Riverside State Park Foundation.

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KSPS Partners with PBS KIDS to launch First Tablet Featuring Educational Content and Parental Controls

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In partnership with Ematic, PBS KIDS launches the Playtime Pad, a kidSAFE® Coppa-certified device that delivers high-quality videos and games for kids, with integrated parent tools

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Summer of Adventure on KSPS Passport

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As part of PBS’ Summer of Adventure we have amassed a collection of titles just for our members who have activated Passport.

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Masterpiece Announces Feature Film, "The Chaperone"

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MASTERPIECE is producing its first feature film, which will reunite the writer, director, and star of Downton Abbey. The Chaperone, based on Laura Moriarty’s best-selling American novel, will be scripted by Julian Fellowes, directed by Michael Engler, and star Elizabeth McGovern. It will air on PBS stations nationwide after its initial theatrical run.

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Stream this Marathon Of Every Episode Of 'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood' Running Right Now

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Every episode, dating from the show’s premiere, will stream consecutively throughout the month of the marathon. There will be additional mini-marathons in the following weeks, giving viewers the opportunity to enjoy their favorite episodes once again.

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All 886 Episodes of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Shown Back-to-Back Online

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All 886 episodes of the classic children’s program will air on Twitch beginning May 15

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KSPS Passport Hosts More than 1300 Premium Episodes

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The Passport library currently offers members thousands of hours of content, and new PBS programs are added weekly. The library features episodes from popular programs like American Experience, American Masters, Antiques Roadshow, Nature, NOVA, and Masterpiece — including all six seasons of Downton Abbey. In addition to these signature series, the library is full of public television’s acclaimed a

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PBS KIDS Announces Television and Playtime Streaming Stick

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In partnership with Ematic, the kidSAFE® Coppa-certified PBS KIDS Plug & Play lets families access educational content anywhere – no Wi-Fi needed – with sing-alongs, games, streaming videos and more.

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KSPS to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

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Sgt. Pepper's Musical Revolution Premiers on June 3, 2017, at 8:00 PM, Pacific

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MASTERPIECE on PBS, Playground and BBC to Co-produce three-hour mini-series based on American Classic Little Women

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Beloved Louisa May Alcott Book to be Adapted by Celebrated Writer Heidi Thomas

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From the President's Desk: Federal Funding Update

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As you may have heard by now, both the President’s proposed budget and a bill in Congress call for the defunding of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB).

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KSPS Produces Video to Explain Why Public TV is Worth Supporting

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KSPS viewers talk about how KSPS Public Television enriches their lives with education, inspiration, children's programs, lifelong learning, the arts, news and public affairs, community programs, and access for everyone. KSPS serves Spokane, Coeur d'Alene, Calgary, Edmonton, eastern Washington, northern Idaho.

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KSPS to Host President and CEO of PBS, Paula Kerger

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The Future of Public Media: Please join us for an evening of conversation, wine, beer & small plates. Bring your friends and your questions for a lively, interactive Q&A session benefiting KSPS with a special invitation to support the 50th Anniversary Endowment Campaign

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Defunding the Corporation for Public Broadcasting

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The impact of eliminating federal funding for public broadcasting would be devastating for public television stations nationwide and especially hard on smaller and rural stations and their communities who rely more heavily on the funds from CPB to continue providing free, over-the-air quality television and educational programming.

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Nationwide Survey Confirms That PBS and Member Stations Are America’s Most Trusted Institution for the 14th Consecutive Year

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For the 14th consecutive year, a nationwide study recently confirmed that PBS and its member stations are rated #1 in public trust among nationally known institutions. In addition, the same survey found that parents rank PBS KIDS as the #1 educational media brand for children, significantly outscoring cable and commercial broadcast television networks.

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