Friday, April 8th, 2016 at 7:30 pm and the rebroadcast Sunday at 11 am This week most parts of the metro went to the polls to vote in local elections. In Kansas City, Missouri, voters overwhelmingly support renewing the earnings tax. In fact, all over the metro, bond and tax elections in cities and in school ...Continue Reading
What are the physical properties of wine that turns a liquid into a complex variety of aromas and flavors? How does a winemaker influence the creation and development of these chemical compounds? Wine consultant & writer Doug Frost holds both Master Sommelier and Master of Wine titles. He demystifies wine and explores its creation in ...Continue Reading
Ahead of the broadcast premiere of Ken Burns’ new four-hour documentary about Jackie Robinson, KCPT and the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum hosted a special sneak peek of the film at the Gem Theater on April 1. Sarah Burns and David McMahon, who wrote, co-produced and co-directed Jackie Robinson, Skyped in from Brooklyn, New York for ...Continue Reading
PBS KIDS Explore the Outdoors begins 4/11 with new episodes of Ready Jet Go!, Wild Kratts, and Nature Cat; plus find games and activities to engage the entire family in outdoor exploration at pbskids.org/outdoors.
Father Brown returns for a fourth series, derived from the classic short stories of G K Chesterton. One of the most quirkily genial and lovable characters to emerge from English detective fiction, the kindly cleric with his large umbrella and numerous brown paper parcels, possesses a sharp intelligence, and limitless knowledge of men’s evil. He ...Continue Reading
KCPT Passport is the new member benefit for eligible members (who donate $5 a month or $60 annually) that provides you with extended access to an on-demand library of quality public television programming. Featuring both PBS and select local programming, KCPT Passport allows you to watch even more episodes of your favorite shows, including full ...Continue Reading