In Your Community

Events and happenings in the Michigan Capital Region hosted by or in partnership with WKAR.

Microphone and buttons with WKAR banner
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

CANCELED| Due to unexpected circumstances, the Pop-Up Stories event on Saturday, October 25, has been canceled.

WKAR Presents The Road to Little Rock Screening and Conversation with Ernest Green
Courtesy / The Road to Little Rock

Thursday, Oct. 4, 2pm-3pm in WKAR Studio A | Join WKAR and MSU for a special screening of The Road to Little Rock and conversation with Ernest Green!

WKAR Family crew walking in the 2017 MSU Homecoming Parade
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Friday, October 5 at 6pm in East Lansing | Look for your favorite WKAR personalities in the parade, and be sure to grab some great giveaways! 

Amanada Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Fri., Sep. 21 and Sat., Sep. 22 in Old Town Lansing |  The blues are back in Old Town Lansing and WKAR will be there! 

Poldark: WKAR Special Screening
Courtesy of Mammoth Screen / BBC and MASTERPIECE

FREE – Thursday. September 27, 7pm at WKAR | View a special sneak peek at the new season's premiere episode of Poldark, before it airs on WKAR TV!|  RESERVE SEATS HERE

Moonlight Film Festival: WKAR and The Great American Read - Now showing in WKAR Studios!
WKAR

FREE -- Wed. Aug. 22, 7:00pm in WKAR Studio A | The family viewing of the feature film The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe is back on! 

Pop-Up Stories
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Thu., Aug. 23, 7pm at Ella Sharp Museum | Have you committed or benefited from a "random act of kindness?"

Connect 4 Kids | WKAR In Your Community

Aug 6, 2018
Connect 4 Kids, Save the date! Monday, August 20th 2018, 9:30am-2:00pm, Lansing Center: 333 E. Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48933
Courtesy / City of Lansing

Mon. Aug. 20, 9:30am-2pm at the Lansing Center | Connect 4 Kids is an event for children (K-12) to go back to school feeling great! 

Red Cedar Writing Project
Courtesy / Red Cedar Writing Project

WKAR participates in the Red Cedar Writing Project!

TGAR Boock Club Luncheon: books and buttons
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

The Great American Read campaign is in full force this summer and the Michigan State University College of Communication Arts and Sciences is participating!

Current Sports with Al Martin
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Fri. Jul. 20 at 6pm on 105.1FM/870AM and Facebook Live | Join Al Martin, Current Sports host on WKAR Radio, as he broadcasts LIVE from WMU Cooley Law School Stadium ahead of the Lansing Lugnuts game.

The Great Dairy Adventure | MSU Pavilion

Jul 12, 2018
Cow and The Great Dairy Adventure Logo
Courtesy

Wed. Jul. 18, 9:30am2:30pm at MSU Pavilion | Visit the WKAR table at the Great Dairy Adventure and learn more about dairy farming and sample free ice cream! 

vegetables and WKAR buttons
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Thu. Jun. 28, 6:30 pm at Meridian Farmers' Market | Come share a story about growth and the pain that comes with it!

Curious crew student intern and kid
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Sat. Jun. 23, 12pm-1pm at Howell High School | Meet the cast of the WKAR original show Curious Crew with Dr. Rob Stephenson!

The Great American Read
Am / WKAR-MSU

FREE -- Saturday, June 9, 11am – 2pm at CADL Downtown | Reserve your seat for the first WKAR and The Great American Read event that explores and celebrates reading! 

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