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Chuck’s Blog – November “Exploring Arkansas”
Posted on 31 Oct 2014
A couple of rides from the past and one from the 21st century are in store with visits to Fort Smith, Fayetteville's Drake Field and Wooly Hollow State Park during the next brand new episode of “Exploring Arkansas” airing Monday, Nov. 3 at 6:30 p.m. Read More

Posted on 19 Sep 2014
The Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) has invited candidates in nine races to participate in "Election 2014: AETN Debates." New this year: debates will be streamed live during taping at Read More

AETN Battle of the Pumpkins - And the Winner Is …
Posted on 31 Oct 2014
It’s Halloween, and you know what that means. Costumes, delicious treats, wonderfully spooky programming on AETN and … the day the winner is declared in the AETN Battle of the Pumpkins! With all of the spooktacular entries and your dedicated voting, which pumpkin and AETN Department will take home the bragging rights? Read More

Guest Blogger Jack Smith - Halloween Program Picks
Posted on 30 Oct 2014
It’s almost Halloween, and that means that it’s time for everyone – including your favorite, local public television station – to break out their fake cobwebs and try and carve a pumpkin that won’t look quite as mangled as the one from last year. In keeping with the season, your favorite, local marketing intern (that would be me) has put together a "don't miss" list of AETN's on-air and on-line Halloween programming. Read More

October “Cooking on the Wild Side” Recipes
Posted on 29 Oct 2014
Have you been cooking with John and Phyllis this month? Find the delicious recipes they’ve been whipping up (and taste-testing) in Phyllis’ kitchen in our October “Cooking on the Wild Side” recipe round up. Read More

“Ghosts, Blood and Zombies - A Student Selects Halloween”
Posted on 24 Oct 2014
Arkansas’s young filmmakers will be showing off their spooky sides in the first ever edition of “Ghosts, Blood and Zombies — A Student Selects Halloween” on Friday, Oct. 31, at 6:30 and 10 p.m. Start with the a milder first batch of films in our prime time showcase of family-friendly entries, then let horror fans stay up for the hour-long feature of terror-inducing submissions at 10 p.m. Read More

Guest Blogger Jack Smith — An Inside Look at the Student Selects HSDFF Workshop
Posted on 24 Oct 2014
This past weekend I had the wonderful opportunity to attend the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival and work with young, emerging filmmakers from right here in Arkansas as a part of my ongoing internship through Hendrix College at AETN. The entire weekend was a wonderful experience and one that I highly recommend to any and all who might find themselves interested in the world of film or who just have a taste for the documentary style. Read More

Cast Your Vote … in the AETN Battle of the Pumpkins!
Posted on 23 Oct 2014
The AETN Battle of the Pumpkins ends Friday, Oct. 31 at 10:30 a.m. AETN Departments are still vying for your vote for their creative AETN and PBS-themed pumpkins. Help them win honor, glory and bragging rights by choosing your favorite at Read More

AETN Battle of the Pumpkins: PBS KIDS Halloween Specials
Posted on 23 Oct 2014
Get in the spooky spirit of Halloween with all sorts of fun PBS KIDS fall and holiday specials during the week of Oct. 27! See the special schedule — featuring “Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest,” new Halloween-themed episodes of “Curious George” and “Dinosaur Train,” and much more — after the jump. Read More

Student Selects - Spring Creek Orval Thomas Moviemakers Symposium
Posted on 23 Oct 2014
Young filmmakers in Northwest Arkansas and from across the state are encouraged to join the “AETN Student Selects: Opportunities for Young Filmmakers” workshop at the Spring Creek Festival Orval Thomas Moviemakers Symposium on Friday, Oct. 24, in Springdale’s Jones Center for Families. Read More

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