On April 19 the school districts of Spring Hill, Park Hill, Hickman Mills and North Kansas City came together for a “Lunch & Learn” held at KCPT. Lunch was furnished as the school district representatives learned about the many educational services that are provided to teachers across the area.
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“It was the Rosa Parks moment,” says one man. June 28, 1969: NYC police raid a Greenwich Village Mafia-run gay bar, The Stonewall Inn. For the first time, patrons refuse to be led into paddy wagons, setting off a 3-day riot that launches the Gay Rights Movement.
Thank you to Nick Haines and Laurie Arbore, our live night hosts, The Daughters of the British Empire, our phone bank volunteers, and The Aladdin Hotel’s Sarah DuVault and Chef James. We had a lovely time encouraging viewers to support KCPT’s British Comedies and attend the 2012 Brit Com Tea Party at The Aladdin on January 21, 2012.
You’ll see photos of some of the delicious food Chef James brought, this is just a small sample of the food we’ll be served at the Brit Com Tea Party.
Join KCPT for a day of exploration and surprises. Support KCPT and you and a companion can bring up to 3 items for evaluation and appraisal on Saturday, April 21, 2012 at the Overland Park Convention Center. Choose morning or afternoon sessions and begin looking around the house and Aunt Mildred’s for items to learn more about.
On January 19, 2013 at The Aladdin Hotel, Kansas City’s biggest fans of British programming came together for an unforgettable afternoon. Hosted by our own Nick Haines, KCPT brought a little piece of Britain into the heart of downtown Kansas City. Featuring traditional food and challenging trivia, the event offered the opportunity for our members to meet and explain why public television is so important to our community. Look for your picture below and be sure to share with all of your friends!
Did you get a chance to meet Elmo and Ernie on January 19th? These Sesame Street favorites made an appearance at the Meet & Greet hosted by KCPT before the Saturday morning performance of Sesame Street Live. Your local public television station is your source for Elmo, Ernie, Abby and so many more! Look below for your photo and stay tuned in to KCPT for the latest episodes. Post your photos and help all of your Facebook friends to find their way to Sesame Street!
Australian Pink Floyd is the best Pink Floyd tribute band around. They played for David Gilmour’s 50th birthday party, and jammed with the original Pink Floyd band members.
Support KCPT and receive tickets to the Wednesday, October 19, 2011 concert, 8 pm at the Uptown Theater.
The Uptown Theater rocked it on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011 when Australian Pink Floyd came to town and put on a fantastic show.
Australian Pink Floyd performs note for note Pink Floyd perfect in a fantastic sound and light show.
Fall is a great time to pile the family in the minivan and head to Paradise Park in Lee’s Summit for a FREE KCPT Family Membership Event on Saturday, Oct. 6. Get into the park early and hang out with Clifford the Big Red Dog, Martha (from Martha Speaks) and Ruff Ruffman (Fetch!).