The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society has announced the topic of its November 14th Coffee Hour. The museum will be showing “One Small Candle”, a short documentary regarding the first Thanksgiving in America which brought together the Native Americans and the Pilgrims. more»
“Ender’s Game” has all the essentials of great science fiction: a strong storyline; exciting action; characters who feel real even in unreal situations; a terrific climax; an even better coda -- and big ideas. Really big ideas. more»
Detroit-based rock-alt-country band Jeremy Porter & The Tuocs will be playing at the Bullfrog Brewery in Williamsport on the east coast leg of their national tour. The band has been on and off the road since March supporting their debut album Partner In Crime which was released on vinyl/CD/download on Detroit's New Fortune Records in March. more»
WVIA FM invites the public to its next Simply Grand Concert. Mezzo-soprano Ellen Rutkowski and pianist, Rick Hoffenberg perform a program of songs and piano pieces by neglected German masters of the late-Romatic period on Sunday, Nov. 10 at 3 p.m. in the Sordoni High Definition Theater at WVIA Studios in Pittston, PA. Seating is free, but limited. more»
The seventh annual Invitational Artists Exhibition and Sale will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Pennsdale Civic Center Social Hall, 261 Village Road, Pennsdale. more»
140 W. Fourth Street • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Outside In: opening reception and artist talk. The exhibition features work by Anthony Cervino, Michael Darough, Greg McLemore, Lawrence Charles Miller, & Kimberly Witham. Guest curated by Seth Goodman more»
As we look to contemporary artists to weave important questions around current social and political convulsions, it's also vital to retract inward and explore the innate power and uniqueness of individual creative expression. more»
For the 16th 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 12 nights of extraordinary jazz music starting Monday, November 4, 2013 at 7 p.m. on WVIA FM.
The Lycoming County Genealogical Society and the Lycoming County Historical Society are partnering on Saturday, October 26, with a new event entitled “Family Records Discovery Day.” The event will be held from 1pm until 4 pm in the Comm more»
WVIA Public Media and Trans World Travel present the 2nd annual WVIA Travel Club Downton Abbey Tour. The tour will occur Friday, May 23 to Wednesday, May 28, 2014 and includes a full day at Highclere Castle outside of Newbury, England, the setting for the critically acclaimed, award-winning PBS series, Downton Abbey.
WVIA-FM presents Expansions-The Dave Liebman Group on the next live broadcast of WVIA's Homegrown Music Concert on Monday, Nov. 11 at 8 p.m. from the Sordoni High-Definition Theater located in the WVIA Studios in Pittston, PA.
ABBA's timeless songs were written to be enjoyed live and ABBA MANIA gives you exactly that 2 hours of uplifting, dance inducing and sometimes heartbreaking songs, fully live with fantastic staging, lighting and effects.
Now this world-class production will be appearing at the Community Arts Center, Williamsport, PA. more»
By now, most “Catcher in the Rye” fans know the big news from the recent bio of J. D. Salinger: This reclusive author, who published nothing after 1965, continued writing daily till his death in 2010; several of the resulting works are slated for release over the next few years. more»
On Saturday, October 19th, the stage of the Community Arts Center in Williamsport will once again showcase several of the areas finest gifted musicians. Starting at 4pm and continuing non-stop until 10:30pm, area talent will provide 40 minute sets highlighting a variety of musical genres and artistic presentations.
WVIA-FM presents Three Imaginary Boys and Michi Egger on the next live broadcast of WVIA's Homegrown Music Concert on Monday, Oct. 14 at 8 p.m. from the Sordoni High-Definition Theater located in the WVIA Studios in Pittston, PA.
The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society has announced the topic of its October 10th Coffee Hour. Julianna Csoka-Cooper will be presenting ‘Harvesting Edible Herbs’. The talk will be held on Thursday, October 10, at 10am in the Community Room of the Taber Museum. The talk is free and open to the public. more»
WVIA FM invites the public to its next Simply Grand Concert. Gary and Bernadette Boerckel will present Do You Remember This Music from the Movies from the Silents to the 1960's on Sunday, Oct. 13 at 3 p.m. in the Sordoni High Definition Theater at WVIA Studios in Pittston, PA. Seating is free, but limited. To make reservations call 570-655-2808 or reserve seats online at www.wvia.org. more»
140 W. Fourth Street • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Beyond the Surface: Street art and graffiti will be moving from the streets and onto the pristine walls of the Converge Gallery for the month of September. more»
The WVIA Original Documentary Film Series, "WaterWise" produced in partnership with The Foundation for Pennsylvania Watersheds, takes viewers to some of Pennsylvania's most beautiful natural environments, to see how common people are combating the consequences of fresh water pollution. Watch the broadcast premiere of part 1 "WaterWise: Preserving Western Pennsylvania's Watersheds" on Monday, Oct. more»
The WVIA Original Series "The K-12 Conversation" is a contemporary topics discussion about all things education: for parents, students, teachers, administrators, academics and policymakers. The series takes a sweeping look at education in America to get to the heart of what we want and what we are getting from our public education system. more»
Unstoppable (coming in paperback on September 17) is the story of Harrison, a 13 year old boy who was raised in a series of foster homes, each one worse than the last. We meet him when he is working for a farmer who uses foster kids to do the heavy work. He is big, he is strong and he is very, very angry. more»
On Saturday, Sept. 7, Ben Payavis II, vice-president of WVIA Production & VIA Studios Global, a division of WVIA Public Media won an Emmy Award during the 31st annual Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards in Philadelphia, PA. more»