StayTuned Update

Updates and notes on WKAR programs and events.

Courtesy of Dana Farber Institute / PBS

The story of cancer and the efforts to find a cure begins with the work of cancer researcher Sidney Farber (1903-73), who, in the late 1940s, introduced the modern era of chemotherapy.

w.r. richards / WKAR-MSU

Following a preview screening of "Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies," WKAR hosts a conversation about this topic that touches us all.

Apr. 9 | Community Cinema: The Homestretch

Mar 27, 2015
Young man looking across bay at city skyline
Community Cinema

FREE – Thursday, Apr. 9, at 7 p.m. | Preview the film and join the conversation around this look at the problem of homelessness among teens. | RESERVE SEATS HERE

Curious Crew in Your Community - Holt

Mar 26, 2015

Sat. Mar. 28 11am - 12pm Holt-Delhi Library  | Space Phones, Musical Straws, and more!

MAR 29 | 'Call The Midwife' Season 4

Mar 19, 2015
Courtesy of Laurence Cendrowicz/Neal Street Productions / PBS

Sun. Mar. 29 - 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Rejoin the midwives and nuns of Nonnatus House, as the community prepares to enter a new decade — the 1960s

Courtesy of ITV Studios for MASTERPIECE / PBS

Sun. Mar. 29 -  9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | All sales are final as Harry Selfridge gambles his store, his fortune, and his personal happiness on an audacious retail strategy in Mr. Selfridge, Season 3.

Update: Cancer: Emperor of All Maladies

Mar 17, 2015

Ken Burns presents "Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies," a film by Barak Goodman will air Monday, March 30 through Wednesday, April 1 at 9 p.m. on WKAR. WKAR is pleased to share additional opportunities for the mid-Michigan community to learn more about this topic that affects us all.

Free Screening and Conversation

Harper and Midwest Kind on BackStage Pass

Mar 17, 2015

Join award-winning Australian singer/songwriter Peter Harper as he creates a heady mix of original world, blues & roots music, featuring soulful vocals, wailing harmonica and the haunting drone of the didgeridoo.

Absolut Russian | A2SO Live on 90.5 FM

Mar 16, 2015
Radio Fall GiveAway 2016
courtesy / Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra

Sat. March 21 - 8pm 90.5 FM | Live
from the Michigan Theatre, the Ann
Arbor Symphony presents Absolut


Mar 16, 2015
courtesy / Clevis Harrison

Tues. Mar. 17 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Experience a Southern town’s efforts to address the urgent demand for reform in public schools.