Does packing school lunch stress you out? PBS Parents has some simple strategies that range from planning in advance to cutting yourself some (much needed) slack.
Western Swing institution Asleep at the Wheel are inducted into the ACL Hall of Fame as the “longest-running music show on American television,” Austin City Limits, heads in to another year — Season 41! — on October 3rd. This special showcases unique collaborations and tributes from this year’s induction ceremony and celebration, held June 18, ...Continue Reading
Renaming one of our metro’s newest arenas: Why isn’t the Independence Events Center not good enough any more? And why is Silverstein Eye Centers Arena so much better? We’re joined this week by the Mayor of Independence and Lamar Hunt, Jr. the new owner of the arena’s biggest tenant, the Missouri Mavericks. Mayor Eileen Weir ...Continue Reading
Long time educator Rita Pierson said during her 2013 TED talk that, “Every child deserves a champion—an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection, and insists that they become the best that they can possibly be.” On October 3, 2015 KCPT and PBS stations across the country will ...Continue Reading
Sara’s Weeknight Meals | Saturdays at 9am, KCPT Sara’s Weeknight Meals returns for a fifth season featuring simple but delicious recipes, beautiful photography, and most of all, the warm and engaging presence of America’s favorite cooking teacher, chef Sara Moulton. This season, special themed episodes focus on Meatless Mondays, Sunday supper and creating your own Chinese ...Continue Reading
A “Meet the Mentors” workshop at KCPT last week kicked off the fifth year of a collaborative mentoring program between Black & Veatch and KCPT. KCPT has expanded the program from two schools to eight for the current year, working with more than 400 fifth graders and 18 teachers in seven districts. To introduce the students to the world of ...Continue Reading