Press Releases

MPTV LOCAL PRODUCTIONS ANNOUNCE MAY HIGHLIGHTS

Milwaukee, WI - MPTV Milwaukee Public Television produces several local series each week. May highlights for 4th STREET FORUM, OUTDOOR WISCONSIN, and I REMEMBER follow.

4TH STREET FORUM
Thursdays …

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ZIMMERMAN CEO JOINS MPTV FRIENDS BOARD

Milwaukee, WI - David Stroik, president and CEO of Zimmerman Architectural Studios and Commissioner Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission for Washington County has joined the MPTV …

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MPTV Hosts First DAY OF THE CHILD on May 1

Milwaukee, WI - PBS characters Maya and Miguel will be on hand to greet children at MPTV's first El Dia de los Niņos/Day of the Child on Friday, May 1, at 1036 N. 8th Street. Two sessions will run …

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MPTV FRIENDS HIRES RICK LORE FROM PBS

Milwaukee, WI - Rick Lore, former director of on-air fundraising at PBS Headquarters in Washington, D.C., has taken the helm as the new executive director of the MPTV Friends. The Friends raises …

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Underwater Turbine Team Aims to Harness Green Energy & Inspire New Math & Science Students

Milwaukee, WI - Milwaukee Public Television will broadcast the half-hour documentary, INNOVATE: ENGINEERING CHANGE, which tells the story of a dynamic group of men and women as they work together on …

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MPTV FRIENDS ADDS MARQUETTE PROVOST

Milwaukee, WI - Marquette University provost Dr. John J. Pauly has joined the MPTV Friends Board of Directors. The MPTV Friends raises funds to support programming and equipment maintenance for …

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4/9 -- Crips and Bloods Gangs is Cinema Topic

Milwaukee, WI -- MPTV Community Cinema presents a free, public, premiere screening of CRIPS AND BLOODS: MADE IN AMERICA on Thursday, April 9, at 7 p.m., at the Discovery World Innovation Theatre, …

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4/7 -- MPTV LISTENS TO GERMANTOWN

Milwaukee, WI - MPTV will host its first in a series of Town Hall Meetings on Tuesday, April 7, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., at the Germantown Public Library, N112W16957 Mequon Road. This gathering is free …

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3/31 Cinema Special: COMING HOME MILITARY FAMILIES COPE

Milwaukee, WI -- MPTV presents a Community Cinema Special COMING HOME: MILITARY FAMILIES COPE WITH CHANGE on Tuesday, March 31, at 7 p.m., at the Discovery World Innovation Theatre, 500 North Harbor …

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Reading Rainbow Award Winners Named

20 LOCAL CHILDREN WIN
READING RAINBOW AWARDS
IN 15TH ANNUAL CONTEST
Four Advance to National Competition

Milwaukee, WI - In a field of over 1,000 outstanding entries, 20 local children in …

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