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December Celebration

Get ready for a December Celebration!

If you enjoy Iowa Public Television's music programming, lifestyle specials, and travel programs, you'll find something to love during this year's December Celebration, November 28 - December 7. And as you prepare to enjoy quality television on IPTV, please take a moment to consider how important our network is in your life -- and consider investing in this important resource.

Tune in for quality programming, thank-you gifts, in-studio guests, and more!

Friday, November 28, 2014

8:30 PM
Kristin Chenoweth - Coming Home (IPTV)

Saturday, November 29, 2014

8:30 AM
Dinosaur Train: The Burrowers/Shiny's Sea Shells (IPTV Learns) Has Online Video
1:30 PM
Dinosaur Train: Derek The Deinonychus/Don's Dragonfly (IPTV Learns) Has Online Video
6:00 PM
Best of 50s Pop (My Music) (IPTV)
8:00 PM
50 Years with Peter, Paul and Mary (IPTV)

Sunday, November 30, 2014

1:30 PM
Dinosaur Train: One Small Dinosaur/T. Rex Migration (IPTV Learns) Has Online Video
5:01 PM
Agatha Christie's - Poirot: Curtain: Poirot's Last Case (IPTV)
7:01 PM
Downton Abbey Rediscovered (IPTV)
8:30 PM
Downton Abbey Rediscovered (IPTV)

Monday, December 1, 2014

7:00 PM
West By Orphan Train (IPTV)
8:30 PM
Australian Bee Gees (IPTV)
10:00 PM
Rock Rewind 1965-1967 (My Music) (IPTV)

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

7:30 AM
Curious George: George's Backwards Flight Plan/Curious George, Hog Trainer (IPTV) Has Online Video
1:30 PM
The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!: Many Ants Make Light Work/Nest Best Thing (IPTV) Has Online Video
5:30 PM
The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!: Many Ants Make Light Work/Nest Best Thing (IPTV Learns) Has Online Video
6:30 PM
Downton Abbey Rediscovered (IPTV)
7:00 PM
Bing Crosby Rediscovered: American Masters (IPTV)
9:00 PM
Classic Hollywood: Musicals (IPTV)
10:30 PM
Wheat Belly Total Health with William Davis, Md (IPTV)

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

6:30 PM
Victor Borge's Timeless Comedy! (IPTV)
7:00 PM
Best of Birds (IPTV)
8:00 PM
NOVA: First Man on the Moon (IPTV) Has Online Video
9:30 PM
Australian Bee Gees (IPTV)
11:00 PM
Suze Orman's Financial Solutions for You (IPTV)

Thursday, December 4, 2014

6:30 PM
Rick Steves' Festive Europe (IPTV)
7:00 PM
Suze Orman's Financial Solutions for You (IPTV)
8:58 PM
BrainChange with David Perlmutter, MD (IPTV)
11:02 PM
30 Days to a Younger Heart with Dr. Steven Masley (IPTV)

Friday, December 5, 2014

4:00 AM
NOVA: First Man on the Moon (IPTV) Has Online Video
6:30 PM
Iowa Ingredient: Family Holiday Special (IPTV) Has Online Video
7:30 PM
Iowa Press (IPTV) Has Online Video
8:00 PM
Market to Market (IPTV) Has Online Video
9:00 PM
Candy Bomber (IPTV)
10:00 PM
Healing ADD with Dr. Daniel Amen, MD and Tana Amen, RN (IPTV)

Saturday, December 6, 2014

2:00 AM
NOVA: First Man on the Moon (IPTV) Has Online Video
6:00 AM
Suze Orman's Financial Solutions for You (IPTV)
Curious George: George's Backwards Flight Plan/Curious George, Hog Trainer (IPTV Learns) Has Online Video
8:00 AM
Rick Steves' European Christmas (IPTV)
Market to Market (IPTV World) Has Online Video
8:30 AM
Iowa Press (IPTV World) Has Online Video
10:00 AM
Rick Steves' Festive Europe (IPTV)
10:30 AM
Iowa Ingredient: Family Holiday Special (IPTV) Has Online Video
11:30 AM
BrainChange with David Perlmutter, MD (IPTV)
3:35 PM
Auction Insider (IPTV)
4:30 PM
Tennessee Ernie Ford: Amazing Grace (IPTV)
6:00 PM
Lawrence Welk Holiday Special: Great Moments and Memories (IPTV)
8:30 PM
Jackie Evancho - Awakening - Live In Concert (IPTV)
10:00 PM
John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind (My Music) (IPTV) Has Online Video

Sunday, December 7, 2014

12:00 AM
NOVA: First Man on the Moon (IPTV) Has Online Video
3:00 AM
NOVA: First Man on the Moon (IPTV) Has Online Video
6:00 AM
Healing ADD with Dr. Daniel Amen, MD and Tana Amen, RN (IPTV)
8:00 AM
Suze Orman's Financial Solutions for You (IPTV)
11:30 AM
Iowa Press (IPTV World) Has Online Video
12:00 PM
Best of 50s Pop (My Music) (IPTV)
Market to Market (IPTV World) Has Online Video
2:00 PM
Victor Borge's Timeless Comedy! (IPTV)
The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!: Many Ants Make Light Work/Nest Best Thing (IPTV Learns) Has Online Video
3:30 PM
Downton Abbey Rediscovered (IPTV)
5:00 PM
Jackie Evancho - Awakening - Live In Concert (IPTV)
6:30 PM
Classical Rewind (My Music) (IPTV) Has Online Video
8:00 PM
Being Poirot (IPTV)
10:00 PM
Ed Sullivan's Rock and Roll Classics - The 60s (My Music) (IPTV) Has Online Video

Iowa Public Television Foundation Board

The Iowa Public Television Foundation Board is the governing body of the Iowa Public Television Foundation. The Foundation is a separate, nonprofit, fundraising entity that aims to foster giving to Iowa Public Television.  

Board members are selected from all areas of the state and several disciplines, and are approved by current Board members. The Board is responsible for oversight of Foundation policies, budgets, financials, and the President/CEO of the Iowa Public Television Foundation.

Iowa Public Television Foundation Board of Directors

  • Chair: Mary Kramer, Clive
  • Vice Chair: Cindy Burchett, Harlan
  • Secretary: David Stark, Des Moines
  • Treasurer: Kip Albertson, Des Moines
  • Past Chair: Jane Bomgaars, Sioux City

Board Members

  • John Paul Besong, Cedar Rapids
  • William Brown, Leon
  • John Cotton, Spencer
  • Kenneth Croken, Davenport
  • Corine A. Hadley, Newton
  • Diane Crookham-Johnson, Oskaloosa
  • Timothy V. Haight, Johnston
  • Kevin W. Krause, West Des Moines
  • Susan McDermott, Cedar Rapids
  • Bill Tubbs, Eldridge
  • Cathie Whiteside, Moline, IL
  • Chuck Smith, Council Bluffs

Ex-Officio Members

  • Betty Jean Furgerson, Cedar Rapids
  • Gary Steinke, Des Moines
  • Molly Phillips, Johnston

News From Friends

Send us your pictures of 45 items

IPTV turns 45 years old this year and to celebrate we want kids to show us their 45! Take a picture of your child with 45 of something -- 45 pennies, 45 basketballs, 45 blocks, just have them use their imagination! Email us your 45 pictures at IPTVclubhouse@iptv.org, and we’ll share our favorites with all of you throughout our birthday year!

You can also visit IPTV's Flickr account to see all of the pictures we receive. 

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"Iowa Press" Host Dean Borg receives prestigious award

On March 31, 2012, longtime Iowa Press host Dean Borg received the prestigious 2012 Mitchell V. Charnley Award, the highest honor given by the Northwest Broadcast News Association. The NBNA is the oldest regional broadcast news organization in the U.S. and represents radio and TV journalists in six Midwest states. Dean was recognized “not only for the good work you do, but for the high standards of journalism practice you set for us all.” This video is a look at Dean’s illustrious career so... Read more...

IPTV offers free apps for low-income communities

Bridging the “App Gap” in Iowa Communities

Iowa Public Television, PBS KIDS, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting to work with local partners to offer mobile learning content to children in low-income communities

 

(Johnston, Iowa) – As a leader in the use of media to advance early learning and school-readiness, Iowa Public Television is working with local partners to provide free educational apps to families in Iowa’s underserved communities. The goal is to give preschool-aged children from low-income families access to PBS KIDS mobile apps at no cost via local community... Read more...

IPTV's 36th Season of College Wrestling - Schedule Announced


(Johnston, Iowa) – Iowa Public Television has announced its schedule for the 36th season of College Wrestling coverage on the statewide television network. The first meet of the season will feature live coverage of a top-notch match-up as the Oklahoma State Cowboys take on the Iowa Hawkeyes in Iowa City on Saturday, January 7 at 7 p.m.  

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IPTV Staff Recognized with Emmy Nominations

Iowa Public Television Staff Recognized with Regional Emmy Nominations

Local programming recognized for excellence

(Johnston, Iowa)  -- The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences – Upper Midwest Chapter has announced nominations for the 2011 Upper Midwest Emmy Awards. Iowa Public Television staff members nominated for these prestigious awards... Read more...

Friends/The Iowa Public Television Foundation

Created in 1969, Friends/The Iowa Public Television Foundation is committed to the development, growth and support of IPTV through the building of a strong statewide membership base. Our members provide nearly 90% of the out-of-pocket costs of acquiring and producing general audience programming. Because 65,000 households across Iowa and its bordering states contribute to Friends, Iowa Public Television programming continues to educate, enlighten and entertain.