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O the Owl Bird Feeder

O the Owl Bird Feeder

Inspired by: Juice Carton Crafts: Owl Bird Feeder – Red Ted Art – Make crafting with kids easy & fun You can make your very own O the Owl bird feeder using some craft supplies and a carton of your favorite juice, milk, or other drink! This activity is one that the whole family can enjoy doing together. Materials You Will Need: One clean empty […]

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Meet Anne Boleyn Before Three-Part Series Premieres

Meet Anne Boleyn Before Three-Part Series Premieres

Many people know the stories of royals like Queen Elizabeth and Mary Queen of Scots through dramatized adaptions of their lives (like The Crown and Reign), but how well do you know the story of Anne Boleyn? Born around 1500, Anne was the daughter of Sir Thomas Boleyn, a respected courtier, and Elizabeth Howard, the daughter of Sir Thomas Howard, one of the most powerful […]

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Stained Glass Butterfly

Stained Glass Butterfly

This stained glass butterfly is a fun summer project – it’s beautiful, it’s easy to do with your family and it gets everyone outside! Materials You Will Need: Foam Board Colored Cellophane Sheets Exacto Knife Tape Scissors Instructions: Draw an outline of a butterfly on the foam board. Using an exacto knife, carefully cut out the butterfly shape. Draw small circles and shapes inside the […]

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Diverse Musical Specials Coming to CET & ThinkTV for Our August Membership Drive

Diverse Musical Specials Coming to CET & ThinkTV for Our August Membership Drive

We are kicking off our August Membership Drive next week! From pop/rock to bluegrass to jazz, this drive has something for all music lovers! Learn more about upcoming programs like Coldplay: Live in Sao Paulo, Chris Botti & the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Doo Wop, Pop and Soul Generations and more: Coldplay: Live in Sao Paulo Saturday, August 13, at 11pm on CET and ThinkTV16Sunday, August […]

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10 Outdoor Activities To Try With Your Kids

10 Outdoor Activities To Try With Your Kids

Summer is in full swing and the weather should be prime for outdoor activities for the next few months! This means it is the perfect time to head outside and enjoy the season with your kiddos. Here are ten fun and interactive outdoor activities that will be exciting for everyone involved: Bug Hunting Most kids grow up believing that bugs are scary and/or gross. However, […]

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Five MASTERPIECE Mystery Shows We Can’t Wait to See!

Five MASTERPIECE Mystery Shows We Can’t Wait to See!

MASTERPIECE Mystery has some exciting new programming premiering this summer and fall and we can’t wait to watch them! Learn about the return of fan favorite shows like Guilt, Van Der Valk, and Miss Scarlet and the Duke – and get the scoop on Magpie Murders and Annika – right here: Guilt Season 2 Premieres Sunday, August 28, at 9pm on CET, ThinkTV16, the station […]

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Ten Coldplay Songs that will be Featured in New Membership Special Premiering in August

Ten Coldplay Songs that will be Featured in New Membership Special Premiering in August

Coldplay’s A Head Full of Dreams concert, which was filmed in São Paulo, Brazil, in 2016, is coming to CET, ThinkTV16 and ThinkTV14 as part of our August Membership Drive! Coldplay: Live in São Paulo will primarily feature performances from their A Head Full of Dreams album, but will also feature hits from their earlier discography Ghost Stories, Mylo Xyloto and A Rush of Blood […]

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Notes From an Intern’s Cubicle

Notes From an Intern’s Cubicle

What is it like being an intern at CET and ThinkTV? Take a look into Nadya Ellerhorst’s first month as a Communications/Production intern below: I’ve done a lot of challenging things as an intern at Public Media Connect – fetching equipment, writing captivating social media posts, coming up with really good puns… but boiling down a month’s worth of experiences into a concise blog post […]

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Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils

Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils

Learn how to make your very own dinosaur fossils with your kiddos by watching this “Hobby Hunting” video! Materials You Will Need: 2 cups of flour 1 cup of salt 1 cup of water Mini dinosaurs The How-To: Combine flour, salt, and water with a hand mixer. Roll the dough into small balls and press out about 1/2 inch thick onto a baking sheet. Press a dinosaur […]

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Lines Broken, Roadfood and Other Shows You Won’t Want to Miss this July

Lines Broken, Roadfood and Other Shows You Won’t Want to Miss this July

The month of July has a variety of great programming that you won’t want to miss! With big programs like The Green Planet and the continuation of fan favorites like MASTERPIECE’s Hotel Portofino, a lot of great shows are flying under the radar. Find out what Chief Programming Officer Jim Wiener recommends: Trains that Changed the WorldWednesdays, July 6 through July 27, at 8pm on […]

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