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Modern and Traditional Jazz Trio, TRI-FI performs December 8 during the next Live Homegrown Music Concert at the WVIA Studios – Public Invited

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WVIA-FM presents the modern and traditional Jazz trio, TRI-FI on the next live broadcast of WVIA’s Homegrown Music Concert on Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 at 8 p.m. at the WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston, PA. Reserve your free seats by calling 570-655-2808 or by visiting http://www.wvia.org/about/sordoni-theater-reservations/. Photo by Lisa Kyle. Image provided.

PITTSTON, PA (wvia) – WVIA-FM presents the modern and traditional Jazz trio, TRI-FI on the next live broadcast of WVIA’s Homegrown Music Concert on Monday, December 8, 2014 at 8 p.m. at the WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston, PA. more»

WVIA and the Jewish Discovery Center to produce Chanukah Television Special, Eight Nights: A Chanukah Musical Celebration' - Public Invited

November 24, 2014

WVIA Public Media and the Jewish Discovery Center invites the public to be part of the live theater audience for the taping of the Chanukah television special, "Eight Nights: A Chanukah Musical Celebration" on Monday, Dec. 1, 2104 at 7 p.m. at the WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston, PA. The television premiere for "Eight Nights: A Chanukah Musical Celebration" will be Tuesday, Dec. more»

December's First Friday Events in Williamsport

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The Pajama Factory
1307 Park Avenue
pajamafactory.org
6pm – 9pm
Join us as we celebrate First Friday in December
with our 5th Annual Holiday Artisans Market!
Local artists and artisans will be displaying
their wares, Factory tenants will be opening
their studio doors for the evening, and live more»

Native America Flute Making and Music to be the Topic at the Taber Museum

November 22, 2014

The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society has announced its December Coffee Hour. It will feature Native American flute making and flute music as presented by Reade M. Holzbaur on Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 10am in the Community Room of the Taber Museum. The program is free and open to the public. more»

Snowflake Project at the Taber Museum

November 22, 2014

As Ol’ Man Winter blankets the landscape with a crystalline purity of snow, the Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society invites you to use your creativity and imagination and design a Snowflake! more»

Welcome Jon C. Nordstrom!

November 20, 2014

Our Family Just Keeps Growing! more»

Kids Movie Night

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Kids movie night featuring "Rio!"

Friday, November 21st
6pm-8pm
Kids must be accompanied by an adult

at Firetree Place
600 Campbell Street
Williamsport PA 17701 more»

Modern and Traditional Jazz Trio, TRI-FI performs December 8, 204 during the Live Homegrown Music Concert at the WVIA Studios - Public Invited

November 20, 2014

WVIA-FM presents the modern and traditional Jazz trio, TRI-FI on the next live broadcast of WVIA's Homegrown Music Concert on Monday, December 8, 2014 at 8 p.m. at the WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston, PA. more»

Billtown Brass Concert

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WSO Billtown Brass, Williamsport Chamber Choir and Orchestra, and Williamsport Youth Choir, present

Kick Off the Holidays!

7:00 PM, Saturday, November 23, 2014

Community Arts Center

Program

Billtown Brass - Rick Coulter, Director

Gaudete.....................................Traditional, arr. Rodney Newton more»

Christmas is coming…and before that is A Christmas Carol!

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On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, December 12-14, 2014, Lutheran Shared Ministry (LSM) will present A Christmas Carol, dinner theatre style, in Fellowship Hall at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church. All donations will go to United Campus Ministry of Penn College. more»

Our Town Bloomsburg Premieres December 4, 2014 on WVIA TV

November 17, 2014

"Our Town Bloomsburg" the next edition of WVIA's "Our Town" series premieres Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 7 p.m. on WVIA TV.

Converge Gallery to present Almost Human in November

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WILLAMSPORT, PA -

What defines a human being as such and which tools do we have to investigate the boundary between being human and not being human? "Almost Human" is a group show dedicated to all those elements that allow not only ordinary viewers, but also intellectuals and scientists to individuate and circumscribe the main physical and conceptual features of a human being. more»

Nick Biddle to host a free Christmas concert

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NORTHUMBERLAND – Nick Biddle will host a Christmas concert Sunday, December 7, at 3 p.m. at Northumberland Trinity United Methodist Church, 300 6th Street, Northumberland. more»

‘Own-A-Day’ at the James V. Brown Library offers unique gift opportunity for any occasion

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WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The holidays are rapidly approaching and you may be trying to search for that perfect gift for the person on your list who seems to have everything. more»

November's Spoken Word to Feature Local Poet Zachariah Wells

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Williamsport, PA- After a successful re-launch of Spoken Word, Season 4, Converge Gallery and CG Projects will continue on with an extra special night planned for November. On Friday, November 14th from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm Spoken Word will continue on as usual but will feature special guest speaker Zachariah Wells. more»

Uptown Music Collective launches the International Blues Challenge Project 2

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The Uptown Music Collective is proud to announce the launch of its International Blues Challenge Project 2. The fundraising project was launched November 1st via the crowd funding website GoFundMe, and is intended to raise the $5,000 needed to send a group of students to participate in the International Blues Challenge’s Youth Showcase in Memphis, Tennessee.  more»

November 7, First Friday events listed

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Williamsport, November 7, 2014, First Friday Arts events include: more»

All That Jazz on WVIA FM to Feature Jazz Performances from the 2014 Delaware Water Gap Celebration of the Arts Festival

November 7, 2014

For the 17th consecutive year, WVIA FM's All That Jazz with George Graham presents comprehensive coverage of the Delaware Water Gap Celebration of the Arts (COTA) Festival. Enjoy 10 nights of extraordinary jazz music starting Monday, November 17, 2014 at 7 p.m. on WVIA FM.

Arbonne ‘Angels in Action’ supports teen girls at James V. Brown Library with $1,000 grant

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WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The James V. Brown Library recently was the recipient of a $1,000 grant from Arbonne Charitable Foundation’s “Angels in Action” program. more»

James V. Brown Library has the tools to help you find your next great read

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WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The James V. Brown Library has “Got You Covered for Your Next Great Read.” That’s the slogan of our popular readers’ advisory service, which was designed to help readers fall in love with a new book. more»

Beyond the Journey of Light and Life, Misako Oba on display at CG Projects in November

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1. Heals Broken Hearted - From the series of Stars and Desert. Encaustic mixed media on wood panel. W 9" x H 9" x D 1.5" Image provided.

 Beyond the Journey of Light and Life, the latest series of new work from Japanese encaustic artist and photographer Misako Oba, explores human life as a journey, and is a metaphor for our lives. It is both a deep examination of soul and an exploration of universal experiences. In Oba's work you will often find the contrast of darkness and light. more»

Author to visit James V. Brown Library as part of statewide ‘Speak Up’ initiative

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WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Author Lindsay Barrett George is speaking up for Pennsylvania libraries when she makes an appearance at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, as part of a special statewide event titled, “Speak Up for Libraries, a PA Forward-Pennsylvania Libraries Initiative.” more»

Repasz Band to be the Topic of a Sunday Afternoon

November 2, 2014

The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society will be opening for a very special event on Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 2 pm. At that time, the museum will host local music historian John Hunsinger as he presents the lecture “The Repasz Band Returns to Appomattox”. Hunsinger’s lecture will be enhanced with a mini-concert which will feature music of the Civil War period. more»

Coffee Hour program: “American Indian Sports Mascots: Much Ado about Something”

November 2, 2014

October 29, 2014; Williamsport –  Ned Coates, a Pennsylvania native and retired professor, presents the program American Indian Sports Mascots: Much Ado about Something for the Lycoming County Historical Society’s History Coffee Hour on Thursday, November 13, 2014.  The program begins at 10:00 a.m. in the community room of the Thomas T. more»

WVIA recognizes Fidelity Bank for its donation through the EITC Program

October 27, 2014

WVIA Public Media is pleased to announce that Fidelity Bank has donated $13,000 through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program to support WVIA's Educational Services.

The World of Little League® Museum Plans Halloween Costume Contest

4 weeks 6 days ago

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT (October 21, 2014) –The World of Little League®: Peter J. McGovern Museum and Official Store will hold a Halloween costume contest on Saturday, October 25 and Sunday, October 26 more»

Congratulations Callahan’s on 10 wonderful years!

October 23, 2014

Callahans-10_29_14The Lycoming County Historical Society would like to congratulate Callahan’s Antiques on ten wonderful years of service! more»

Christ Wesleyan Church presents "Narnia the Musical"

5 weeks 9 hours ago
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In its second year at Christ Wesleyan in Milton, PA, "Narnia the Musical" will amaze you from beginning to end with all new special effects, staging enhancements and Broadway quality make-up, lighting and performance. Comprised of a community cast, you won't be disappointed with the area's leading family-friendly theater experience. more»

Florida Gulf-Coast folk band, The Currys and Scranton Hot-Swing band, The Bog Swing Group perform November 3 during the next Live Homegrown Music Concert at the WVIA Studios - Public Invited

October 21, 2014

WVIA-FM presents Florida Gulf-Coast folk band, The Currys and Scranton Hot-Swing band The Bog Swing Group on the next live broadcast of WVIA's Homegrown Music Concert on Monday, November 3, 2014 at 8 p.m. at the WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston, PA.

Bald Eagle Art League is having it’s biggest juried show of the year!

October 20, 2014

The Bald Eagle Art League is having it’s biggest juried show of the year! more»

Our Town TowandaWysox Premieres November 13, 2014 on WVIA-TV

October 20, 2014

"Our Town TowandaWysox" the next edition of WVIA's "Our Town" series premieres Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 7 p.m. on WVIA TV.

Lycoming County Historical Society to Host Lecture on Native American Culture

October 14, 2014

The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society will host its monthly Society Program on Sunday, October 19 at 2 pm, featuring Dr. John Bodinger de Uriarte, Associate Professor of Anthropology at Susquehanna University. The lecture is free and open to the public. more»

Muncy Historical Society hosts juried exhibition of fine arts and contemporary crafts made in Pennsylvania

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MUNCY –The eighth annual Invitational Artists Exhibition and Sale will be held on Friday, Nov. 7, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., and on Saturday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. more»

Market Street Matinees return to Brown Library in November

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WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Market Street Matinees are returning to the James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., in November.

Market Street Matinees are free films shown in a comfortable environment on a big screen with high-quality sound at 2 p.m. each Tuesday during November in the Lowry Theatre on the third floor of the Welch Family Wing. The movies for November will feature Alan Alda. more»

Milford Residents Encouraged to Attend Final Community Planning Meeting for WVIA-TV's Our Town Milford Program - Volunteers Needed

October 13, 2014

WVIA invites all Milford residents to the final community planning meeting for the "Our Town Milford" television program Thursday, October 23 at 5:30 p.m. at the Pike County Library located at 119 East Harford Street in Milford, PA.

Uptown Music Collective presents Night with the Living Dead III: The Twilight Zone

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On Friday, October 31st, and Saturday, November 1st, the Uptown Music Collective will present its Fall Performance, Night with the Living Dead III: The Twilight Zone, at the Community Arts Center in Williamsport at more»

Preservation Williamsport gears up for a Knee Slapping Good Time

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The Historic Heim Barn off of Route 87 will be the site of a knee slappin’, toe tappin’ good time to benefit Preservation Williamsport next weekend. The fundraiser, which is being held on Saturday, October 18th at 6:00 PM, has a country theme and will feature live music and dancing with The RQ String Band, a country band featuring fiddles and gut buckets. more»

Get Ready to SURF, November 2014!

October 8, 2014

We are excited to announce the launch of  Lee Lee the Surfing Monkey Goes to Australia, by Maryland’s own, Krissy Mach Atchison. more»

October Book Review

October 8, 2014

Fortunately, the Milk ~ by Neil Gaiman more»

Soul Searchers Paranormal Group to hold ghost hunt at Brown Library

7 weeks 1 day ago
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WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The Soul Searchers Paranormal Investigations Group will hold a ghost hunt and free presentation for teens and adults from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, at the James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St.

The event will begin in the Lowry Theatre on the third floor of the Welch Family Wing. It is free and open to the public. more»

Movie Review CHEF: About As Tasty As They Come

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Chef - the Movie

      “Chef” is the movie that “Hundred-Foot Journey” only wanted to be. more»

Taber Coffee Hour to Feature Newspaper Columnist Mary Sieminski

October 7, 2014

 

The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society will host Mary Sieminski, researcher and writer, at its monthly Coffee Hour on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 10 am in the Community Room of the museum. more»

Spoken Word To Return October 10th

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When the weather starts getting chillier, that's when things really heat up in the gallery! Spoken Word will make it's triumphant return for Season 4 on Friday, October 10th at 6:30 PM.

For the launch of Season 4, we are going to change things up and start it off with a half hour of music from a local musician. more»

Don't Miss Anthony Cervino: Absence of Evidence, On display until November 1, 2014 at Converge Gallery

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Anthony Cervino's solo exhibition Absence of Evidence examines notions of authority and absence. Skillfully melding form and concept, Cervino premieres two new series of sculptures: graph paper-like grids carefully rendered as low-relief wooden wall panels and a collection of objects obscured or partially encased by black boxes. more»

Van Wagner Announces the Release of Two New CD's

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Cover photo of "The Fringe" taken by Bob Stoudt.

Van Wagner is happy to announce the release of 2 new CD's, "The Fringe"  and "Live at Elk Creek Cafe".< more»

WVIA recognizes Landmark Community Bank for its donation through the EITC Program

October 3, 2014

WVIA Public Media is pleased to announce that Landmark Community Bank has donated $2,500 through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program to support WVIA's Educational Services.

WVIA recognizes Frontier Communications for its donation through the EITC Program

October 1, 2014

WVIA Public Media is pleased to announce that Frontier Communications has donated $12,000 through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program to support WVIA's Educational Services.

Milford to be Focus of WVIA's Our Town Series - Volunteer Videographers/Storytellers Needed

October 1, 2014

Milford in Pike County will be featured in WVIA's "Our Town" series. "Our Town Milford" will be a "day-in-the-life" one-hour video scrapbook focusing on the people, places and happenings of Milford, Pennsylvania, as seen through the eyes of its residents.

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