“AETN Presents: On the Front Row” Taping — The Sisters Sweet
The Sisters Sweet is a trio of sirens that sing and play original, three-part harmony works by Candy Lee. Powerful, honest, tender and sensual, they’re not afraid to share their softer side … or really get down! Join us Wednesday, Oct. 14, at 7 p.m. to hear them on Oxford American Local Live night at South on Main in Little Rock.
Sister Rosetta Tharpe Tribute
Self-made superstar, guitar virtuoso and Godmother of Rock and Roll — Sister Rosetta Tharpe was an Arkansas native and one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century! Celebrate her life and music at a special, free screening of “American Masters: The Godmother of Rock and Roll” and an Arkansas Sounds tribute mini-concert of her songs Oct. 16.
“Arkansans Ask: Cancer”
How does cancer impact our state? On Monday, Oct. 19, at 7 p.m. in a new episode of “Arkansans Ask,” experts — including Dr. Lawrence Mendelsohn, Dr. Thomas Kieber-Emmons, and Alesa Garner, MSMT, ASCP, CN-BC — will discuss current research, the importance of screenings and the resources available to Arkansas patients and caregivers. Share your questions for the live, call-in show at 800-662-2386, email@example.com or on Twitter with #ARAsk.
Stand Up to Cancer — Emperor Science Award Program
The Emperor Science Award program, an initiative designed to encourage high school students to explore careers in science, is offering high school sophomores and juniors an opportunity to work alongside an esteemed scientist on a rewarding multi-week cancer research project. Winners will also receive a Google Chrome Notebook, a $1,500 stipend and the opportunity to continue their mentorship. Applications are due by Nov. 1, 2015.
It’s Odd-tober on PBS KIDS!
This October is “Odd-tober” on PBS KIDS, starting with an all-new one-hour “Odd Squad” special, followed by the return of Halloween-themed episodes from many of your family’s favorites. Learn more after the jump!