In Your Community

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

Ready For Adventure
Courtesy / PBS KIDS

Thu. Feb. 25, 2021 at 7pm | Join WKAR for a pajama jam screening of Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum: I Am Rosa Parks; I Am Thurgood Marshall! RSVP HERE

Mr. SOUL! | Film Screening and Q&A

Feb 9, 2021
Courtesy / Indie Lens Pop-Up

Thu. Feb. 18, 2021 at 7pm | Come together for a special WKAR and MSU Libraries online screening of Mr. SOUL! RSVP HERE

The Black Church | Film Preview with Q&A

Feb 3, 2021

Thu. Feb. 11, 2021 at 7pm | Come together for a special online PREVIEW SCREENING of The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song. RSVP HERE

Juliane Dressner with Student
Juliane Dressner

Thu. Feb. 4, 2021 at 7pm | Come together for a special WKAR online screening of Personal Statement. RSVP HERE 

9to5: The Story of a Movement | Indie Lens Pop-Up

Jan 15, 2021

Thu. Jan. 28, 2021 at 7pm | View the film and then join the conversation with panelists as they discuss the beginnings of the 9to5 movement, and where we are now.  RSVP HERE

PBS KIDS Day with WKAR | 2021

Jan 15, 2021
PBS KIDS Day with WKAR
WKAR-MSU

FREE Sat. Jan. 30, 2021 | Join us online for a very special PBS KIDS Day with WKAR! Explore science with the Curious Crew and enjoy story time with PBS KIDS favorite Daniel Tiger and WKAR’s Mrs. Pizzo.

Freedom Riders with Q & A

Dec 22, 2020

Fri. Jan. 22, 2021 at 7pm VIRTUAL EVENT | Join the virtual screening and conversation featuring “Freedom Riders,” a film that tells the powerful, harrowing, and ultimately inspirational story of six months in 1961 that changed America forever. RSVP HERE

Judith's Happy Chanukah | WKAR Family Film Night

Dec 11, 2020

Thu. Dec. 17 at 7pm on WKAR OVEE | Are you a Super WHY! fan? Join us online for this free WKAR Family Pajama Jam film screening. | RSVP HERE

Grab a cup of hot cocoa and a comfortable seat and join us for an online screening of Super WHY! | Judith's Happy Chanukah.

In this half-hour special, Whyatt is excited to have been invited to Red's Gramma's house to celebrate Chanukah, but doesn't know much about the holiday.

WKAR Family Film Night with Wild Kratts

Dec 3, 2020
Wild Kratts
PBS Kids

Thu. Dec. 10 at 7pm on WKAR OVEE | Are you a Wild Kratts fan? Join us online for this free WKAR Family Pajama Jam film screening. | RSVP HERE

Grab a cup of hot cocoa and a comfortable seat and join us for an online screening of Wild Kratts: A Creature Christmas. In this one-hour special, it’s Christmas time and the Wild Kratts are taking a break from creature adventuring to celebrate.

Speaking Grief Screener and Conversation

Nov 6, 2020
Speaking Grief - Ele's Place - WKAR
Courtesy

Thu. Nov. 19, 2020 at 7pm VIRTUAL EVENT | Come together for a special WKAR and Ele’s Place online screening of Speaking Grief.  The documentary explores the transformative experience of losing a family member in a grief-avoidant society. It validates grief as a normal, healthy part of the human experience. 

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