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WPSU PBS Kids Adventure Pack

Posted on May 21, 2020

When your family makes a gift of $6 per month, we’ll send to you, as our thanks, a backpack full of materials that your family can use with WPSU’s virtual summer camp! Continue »


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Get Your Garden On! (Spring 2020)

Posted on May 3, 2020

It’s growing season, and ​during this time many of you are turning to gardening as a hobby to enjoy at home and as a way to stock your kitchens. You'll get tips on growing ​fruits and vegetables, canning for winter, making the most of small spaces, and more! Continue »


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PBS Announces PBS American Portrait Covid-19 Special

Posted on April 6, 2020

PBS and its recently launched crowdsourced storytelling project, PBS AMERICAN PORTRAIT, the signature content initiative of PBS’s 50th anniversary, will present a new coronavirus special to broadcast Friday, May 8 at 9:00 p.m. Continue »