Shawn Patterson

Kip Carroll

This week’s Christmas programs feature Celtic Woman, Celtic Thunder and a new Lawrence Welk memories show.

Download a printable file of the full month's schedule of programs.

Wednesday, Dec. 4 on WV PBS

Keith Munyan

Charismatic trio combines breathtaking vocals with cowboy charm

Watch The Texas Tenors – You Should Dream on Tuesday, Dec. 3 at 8 p.m. on WV PBS

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The Gift of Giving

Sunday, Dec. 1 Noon to 6 p.m. on WV PBS.2

The old adage states, "it's better to give, than to receive". With the holiday season approaching quickly, take notes from our gift specialists Katie Brown, Joseph Rosendo, Donna Dewberry and Nancy Zieman. They'll take you to the finest holiday markets and you'll learn how to add that extra special detail to a homemade gift. Show someone how much you care with the gifts of love that you give.

Mark your calendars for these special programs  from West Virginia Public Radio. We'll help you celebrate the year than was and  ring in the new one.

Let us know what you think about these shows! Go to our Facebook page, tweet us or e-mail

New Year's Eve

9 a.m. -- Inside Appalachia Year in Review

10 a.m. -- Former Governors Caperton and Wise on the Future of Education


Watch Barbra Streisand: Back to Brooklyn Friday, Nov. 29 at 9 p.m. on WV PBS

“I love people from Brooklyn. Because they’re real. Down to earth. They tell it like it is.” So Barbra Streisand informs an adoring audience at the opening of her heralded hometown return at the brand new Barclays Center.

Watch this special episode on WV PBS Monday, Nov. 25 at 11 a.m.

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood can be seen daily at 11 a.m. on WV PBS

In this 30-minute holiday musical episode, the Neighborhood is celebrating Snowflake Day! Daniel has a very important role as the snowflake in the Neighborhood’s Snowflake Day Show and he can’t wait to say his lines! The Enchanted Garden is full of excitement and winter cheer as everyone pitches in to make the celebration a true Neighborhood success!

Families can kick off the holiday season on West Virginia PBS with the return of the blockbuster hit The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas! on Wednesday, Nov. 27 at 3 p.m.


Sunday, Nov. 24 Noon to 6 p.m. on WV PBS.2

Stephanie Berger

Join Host Susan Sarandon for favorite moments from past seasons and a sneak peek at Season Four


Season 7 of Doctor Who begins on WV PBS Saturday, Nov. 23 at 11 p.m.

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New West Virginia Public Radio documentary features more than 10 artist interviews

Broadcast date(s):.Thursday, Nov. 28 at 8 p.m. on West Virginia Public Radio                                

Additional broadcasts on Sunday, Dec. 1 at 6 p.m. and Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 9 p.m.

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A new study conducted by Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC), and SRI International found that the acquisition of essential early math skills, such as counting, recognizing numerals, recognizing shapes, and patterning, increased significantly among four- and five-year-old children from economically disadvantaged communities who participated in a 10-week PBS Kids Transmedia Math Supplement initiative. Transmedia includes the use of familiar characters, settings, and stories across different media formats.

Listen to We Knew JFK: Unheard Stories from the Kennedy Archives on Friday, Nov. 22 at 2 p.m. on West Virginia Public Radio

Hosted by Robert MacNeil, We Knew JFK is a radio documentary in oral history form, built around the recorded recollections of people who knew Jack Kennedy personally.

Rowland Scherman

Tuesday, Nov. 19 at 8 p.m. on WV PBS

Famed LIFE photojournalist Rowland Scherman and his Nikon and Leica cameras bore witness to some of the most transformational events of the 1960s. 

Courtesy of ©2013 Kratt Brothers Company

Wild Kratts find “desert elves” today on WV PBS

Tune in at 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. every week day to watch.

When Koki and Jimmy get stranded in the desert, Aviva and the Kratt brothers must rely on the serendipitous trail of Jimmy’s lost seed collection to lead them to their friends. But when the seed trail becomes broken by some unsuspecting creatures, the gang must rely on the eyes and ears of the “desert elves” to find their friends in the harsh desert habitat.

Pioneer Productions

Secrets of Scotland Yard

Tonight at 8 p.m. on WV PBS

American Public Television

Create Marathon on WV PBS.2

Today Noon to 6 p.m.

Pack your bags, we're out the door! Ever wonder about those beautiful villages that don't get the hype of the Paris and Romes of the world? Or those tiny towns nestled on the coastline or cradled in a valley that tourists just pass on by? Intrepid world travelers Rudy Maxa, Darley Newman and David Yetman are taking you to the hidden gems that have everything plus a little small town charm.

Jezza Neumann

Speaking Event: Wednesday, Nov. 21 at Noon at Historic McFarland House

Community Forum: Wednesday, Nov. 21, 5:30-8 p.m. at WVU Health Sciences Center

West Virginia Public Broadcasting's executive director Scott Finn will be the featured speaker at the Martinsburg City Club meeting this Wednesday at noon at the Historic McFarland House, 409 S. Queen St., Martinsburg.

Simon Farrell

Tonight 9 p.m. to Midnight on WV PBS

Great news for Hollywood and Broadway fans: Hugh Jackman—who recently starred in the worldwide hit film version of Les Misérables— can be seen again in his breakout musical role as cowpoke Curly in Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!,” Friday, Nov. 15 at 9 p.m. on West Virginia PBS.

This Great Performances is part of the PBS Arts Fall Festival.

New WordGirl app builds super-hero vocabulary skills

Kids train to be a superhero alongside WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face in the brand new WordGirl Superhero Training App now available for iPad and Android tablets!