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AETN to host blood drive July 28 benefiting Arkansas Blood Institute
Donors receive free ticket to Magic Springs
Posted 21 Jul 2016

AETN to celebrate National Summer Learning Day July 14 with events, programming, resources

Posted 14 Jul 2016

Lily Radtke wins nationwide Healthy Lunchtime Challenge
Winning dish, Asian in Arkansas, earns 11-year-old place at Kids' 'State Dinner'
Posted 27 Jun 2016

AETN addresses poverty, opportunity in Arkansas in 'A Deeper Look' airing June 27
Special examines impact of poverty on society, possible solutions
Posted 21 Jun 2016

New 'Agri Arkansas' episode to premiere June 26 on AETN
Program examines state's exports, DeWitt farm-to-fuel initiative, Olde Crow General Store
Posted 21 Jun 2016

AETN Foundation receives bequest from Kielsmeier estate

Posted 21 Jun 2016

AETN provides educational programming, resources for families to curb learning loss this summer

Posted 16 Jun 2016

AETN to host PBS KIDS ScratchJr Code-to-Learn Camp in Pine Bluff Elementary Schools June 13-July 13
Camp made possible by grant from Verizon Foundation; introduces children ages 5-8 to coding
Posted 15 Jun 2016

FOI NOTICE: AETN Commission to meet June 14

Posted 02 Jun 2016

AETN Foundation offers tickets to Mannheim Steamroller in Fort Smith Dec. 13

Posted 31 May 2016

AETN Foundation offers tickets to Nitty Gritty Dirt Band in Conway Sept. 22

Posted 31 May 2016

1990 concert featuring The Highwaymen to air on AETN June 4

Posted 31 May 2016

AETN plans special programming to honor veterans for Memorial Day
'National Memorial Day Concert' to air Sunday, May 29, at 7 p.m.
Posted 25 May 2016

FOI Notice: AETN Commission to meet via conference call May 23

Posted 23 May 2016

Chronic wasting disease discussed in next 'Arkansans Ask' May 23 on AETN
Viewer questions, comments encouraged during live broadcast
Posted 17 May 2016

A Young Filmmakers Showcase to be held in Little Rock May 11
Evening of curated digital shorts open to the public; scholarship winners to be announced
Posted 09 May 2016

AETN to host PBS KIDS ScratchJr Code-to-Learn Camp
Free camp introduces children ages 5-8 to coding June 21-24
Posted 05 May 2016

2016 Quiz Bowl champions announced

Posted 27 Apr 2016

Winners announced in AETN PBS KIDS Writers Contest
Children K-3 wrote, illustrated winning stories
Posted 27 Apr 2016

Four part series of 'Barnes and … A Conversation With'
Guests include Marsha Bemko, Andrew Young, Josh Radnor, Jon Meacham
Posted 27 Apr 2016

AETN, Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Arkansas to host Jackie Robinson Day at Lamar Porter Field April 24
Breaking Barriers sports equipment drive, Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities Program's first practice day to be held during free event
Posted 20 Apr 2016

AETN to host annual Quiz Bowl state finals April 23

Posted 20 Apr 2016

AETN Foundation receives bequest from Thom estate

Posted 19 Apr 2016

AETN announces Arkansas teachers chosen for 2016 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program
Teachers recognized as leaders in classroom technology, digital media
Posted 14 Apr 2016

AETN to host screenings of Ken Burns's 'Jackie Robinson' April 9-10
Film chronicles life, times of Robinson, his breaking of baseball's color barrier, lifelong fight for equality
Posted 07 Apr 2016

AETN to explore concussions in new film 'Bell Ringer' premiering April 7
Film addresses traumatic brain injuries through interviews with professional athletes, medical experts, researchers; live call-in program to follow premiere
Posted 29 Mar 2016

Ken Burns's 'Jackie Robinson' to premiere on AETN April 11-12
Film chronicles life, times of Robinson, his breaking of baseball's color barrier, lifelong fight for equality
Posted 28 Mar 2016

AETN accepting entries for PBS KIDS Writers Contest
Children K-3 invited to write, illustrate stories for local prizes
Posted 14 Mar 2016

AETN accepting student film showcase entries through March 25
Student films eligible for scholarships, prizes, broadcast, film festival screenings
Posted 14 Mar 2016

AETN to bring 'Curious George,' 'Dinosaur Train' characters to Museum of Discovery for spring break activities
Family fun days planned March 21-22
Posted 14 Mar 2016

AETN Foundation offers tickets to Brit Floyd's Space & Time Continuum tour June 12
Limited tickets available for exclusive Soundcheck Party with the band
Posted 10 Mar 2016

Dr. Frank Lipman to discuss health myths, solutions in live appearance on AETN March 13

Posted 10 Mar 2016

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band 50th anniversary special to air on AETN March 12

Posted 10 Mar 2016

Joy Bauer to visit AETN with 'From Junk Food to Joy Food' television special
Program details how to enjoy favorite foods without guilt
Posted 10 Mar 2016

AETN to air 'Doc Martin: Legend of the Cloutie' March 10

Posted 09 Mar 2016

Chuck Wagon Gang to be featured in new special premiering on AETN March 15
Documentary tells the story of America's oldest country gospel quartet
Posted 08 Mar 2016

FOI NOTICE: AETN Commission to meet March 8

Posted 29 Feb 2016

Dr. Mark Hyman to visit AETN studios March 10 to discuss new program 'Eat Fat, Get Thin'
Special explores health, weight loss benefits of higher fat diet
Posted 29 Feb 2016

AETN explores concussions in new film 'Bell Ringer' premiering April 7
Film addresses traumatic brain injuries through interviews with professional athletes, medical experts, researchers; live call-in program to follow premiere
Posted 17 Feb 2016

AETN examines how to pay for college in next 'Arkansans Ask' airing Feb. 18
Viewer questions, comments encouraged during live broadcast
Posted 17 Feb 2016

AETN accepting entries for PBS KIDS Writers Contest
Children K-3 invited to write, illustrate stories for local prizes
Posted 17 Feb 2016

New 'Agri Arkansas' episode premieres Jan. 31 on AETN
Program examines Ouachita Mountains agriculture, bottled spring water, pecan grove
Posted 27 Jan 2016

AETN Foundation brings Tommy Emmanuel to Conway Feb. 19
Tickets available for 'It's Never Too Late' tour
Posted 21 Jan 2016

State's highways discussed in next 'Arkansans Ask' Jan. 21 on AETN
Viewer questions, comments encouraged during live broadcast
Posted 13 Jan 2016

'Antiques Roadshow' Little Rock episodes to premiere Jan. 25
Hit PBS series celebrates 20th anniversary, features Little Rock Jan. 25, Feb. 1, 8
Posted 11 Jan 2016

'Men and Women of Distinction: Dale Bumpers' to air on AETN
Jan. 6-8 in remembrance of former governor, senator
Posted 06 Jan 2016

New 'Agri Arkansas' episode premieres Dec. 27 on AETN
Program examines agriculture in the Ozarks, efforts to minimize Avian Influenza, Meadowcreek
Posted 14 Dec 2015

AETN announces call for entries for 4th annual PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program
National search for top K-12 educators using digital technology, tools in the classroom
Posted 09 Dec 2015

AETN to host free season 6 preview screening for 'Downton Abbey' on 'Masterpiece'
Special sneak preview of Season 6, reception to be held in Little Rock Dec. 19
Posted 03 Dec 2015

'The Carpenters: Close to You' to air on AETN Dec. 5

Posted 30 Nov 2015

AETN to air 'Doc Martin: Seven Grumpy Seasons' Dec. 3

Posted 30 Nov 2015

Dr. Kellyann Petrucci brings 21-day weight loss plan to AETN studios Dec. 7

Posted 30 Nov 2015

'Josh Groban: Stages Live' to premiere on AETN Dec. 7
Internationally renowned performer sings classics from the Broadway songbook
Posted 30 Nov 2015

'Desert Dreams' to air on AETN Dec. 2

Posted 30 Nov 2015

Rick Steves Holy Land special to air on AETN Nov. 29

Posted 30 Nov 2015

AETN to air 'The First Boys of Spring,' Nov. 30
Films details origins of baseball spring training in Hot Springs
Posted 24 Nov 2015

'Music Gone Public: Tommy Emmanuel' to air on AETN Nov. 30
Tickets available for Conway performance in 'It's Never Too Late' tour
Posted 24 Nov 2015

'Andrea Bocelli: Cinema' premieres on AETN Nov. 27
'Great Performances' special celebrates classic celluloid music, features special guests
Posted 23 Nov 2015

'Anne of Green Gables' marathon to air Thanksgiving Day on AETN
Special rebroadcast of 'Anne of Green Gables,' 'Anne of Green Gables: The Sequel' set for Nov. 26
Posted 19 Nov 2015

AETN, Fayetteville Public Library to host free season 6 preview screening for 'Downton Abbey' on 'Masterpiece'
Special sneak preview of Season 6, reception, costume contest set for Dec. 13
Posted 13 Nov 2015

'Steel Rails in Arkansas' to premiere on AETN Nov. 22
Special highlights railroads, depots, model trains throughout the state
Posted 13 Nov 2015

All-new 'Bob the Builder' to premiere on AETN Nov. 15
Preschool series teaches STEM skill, language enrichment, social, emotional development
Posted 13 Nov 2015

Veteran resources, concerns addressed on AETN in next 'Arkansans Ask' Nov. 19
Viewer questions, comments encouraged during live broadcast
Posted 11 Nov 2015

'AETN Presents: On the Front Row' premieres new season Nov. 6
Music series airs as part of AETN Arts Fridays at 6:30 p.m.
Posted 04 Nov 2015

NEW LOOK, NEW TREASURES ALL-NEW EPISODES OF ANTIQUES ROADSHOW VISIT LITTLE ROCK
Hit PBS Series Celebrates 20th Anniversary With New Season
Posted 29 Oct 2015

FOI NOTICE: AETN Commission to meet via conference call Oct. 26

Posted 26 Oct 2015

AETN's 'Ghosts, Blood and Zombies 2' to premiere Oct. 30
Halloween special features Arkansas student films ***High resolution screen shots from each film are available upon request.***
Posted 22 Oct 2015

AETN, Arkansas libraries partner for statewide Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Sweater Drive
Project helps provide warmth in Arkansas communities
Posted 22 Oct 2015

New 'Agri Arkansas' episode premieres Oct. 25 on AETN
Program examines role West Gulf Coastal Plain plays in agriculture, timberland best practices
Posted 20 Oct 2015

AETN, Architecture and Design Network to host free screening of 'Pedro E. Guerrero: A Photographer's Journey' Oct. 20
Documentary explores Mexican American photographer's extraordinary life, modernist work
Posted 19 Oct 2015

AETN's ArkansasIDEAS, '108°: Critical Response' honored nationally
Awards received for Collective Impact, Instructional Media
Posted 13 Oct 2015

AETN examines cancer in live call-in program 'Arkansans Ask'
Companion broadcast, student competition takes the conversation deeper
Posted 01 Oct 2015

AETN's 'LOUPE' to feature 'Arkansas Made Living Treasures'
Film series highlights Arkansans in the visual arts field of traditional craft
Posted 01 Oct 2015

FOI NOTICE: AETN Commission to meet Sept. 29

Posted 17 Sep 2015

AETN examines Arkansas Common Core State Standards
Viewers invited to submit questions during live program
Posted 17 Sep 2015

FOI NOTICE: AETN Commission to meet via conference call Sept. 17

Posted 10 Sep 2015

'Pedro E. Guerrero: A Photographer's Journey' premieres on AETN Sept. 18
Documentary explores Mexican American photographer's extraordinary life, modernist work
Posted 08 Sep 2015

'American Experience' profiles Walt Disney Sept. 14-15 on AETN
Film offers unprecedented look at life, legacy of one of America's most influential storytellers
Posted 08 Sep 2015

AETN's 'Student Selects 2015' to premiere Sept. 4
Student film broadcasts feature new generation of filmmakers
Posted 31 Aug 2015

Ken Burns's 1990 masterpiece 'The Civil War' restored for new broadcast on AETN
25 years after original broadcast, PBS will air award-winning film over five consecutive nights beginning Sept. 7
Posted 31 Aug 2015

'Big Blue Live' to premiere on AETN Aug. 31
PBS, BBC co-production brings majestic sea life of the California coast to viewers in three-part television event
Posted 31 Aug 2015

Four part series of 'Barnes and … A Conversation With' to air on AETN beginning Sept. 3
Guests include PBS president, history professor, poverty researcher, general
Posted 27 Aug 2015

Isabella Nguyen chosen as finalist in national PBS KIDS Writers Contest
Story featured on pbskids.org
Posted 11 Aug 2015

'EUREKA! The Art of Being' to premiere on AETN Aug. 13

Posted 06 Aug 2015

AETN to air new 'Curious George' movie Aug. 17
PBS KIDS Summer Safari continues, promotes school preparation
Posted 05 Aug 2015

AETN to air 'Saving Luna' Aug. 12
Film explores connection between humans and baby killer whale
Posted 05 Aug 2015

Rena Greenberg visits AETN studios Aug. 9 to discuss 'Easy Willpower'
Special provides behind-the-scenes look into popular program's production
Posted 04 Aug 2015

'Celtic Woman Fan Favorites' to air on AETN Aug. 7
Tickets available for Jonesboro performance
Posted 04 Aug 2015

Dr. Mitchell Yass brings 'The Pain Prescription' to AETN studios Aug. 8
Program encourages viewers to explore alternative pain management
Posted 04 Aug 2015