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Healthy Hike Library Visits by IPTV’s Dan Wardell Announced

May 15, 2009


Dan Wardell, popular host of the IPTV KIDS Clubhouse, will visit libraries in several Iowa communities this month to celebrate their accomplishments as part of IPTV’s Healthy Hike Initiative.  

Most of the communities are being recognized for reading and moving the most per-student in the month of April. Two of the communities are being celebrated for extraordinary partnerships and efforts.



An interactive story time and celebration with Dan Wardell at the public library in each community.



Friday, May 15
Guttenberg, 1 p.m.

Monday, May 18
Villisca, 10 a.m.
Chariton, 1:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 19
Dayton, 10 a.m.
Villisca, 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 20
Hawarden, 10 a.m.
Denison, 2 p.m.

Thursday, May 21
Lamoni, 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Friday, May 22
Ossian, 2 p.m.

Tuesday, May 26
Columbus Junction, 1 p.m.

Thursday, May 28
Hamburg, 10 a.m.

Friday, May 29
Ackley, 1 p.m.

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Iowa Public Television is Iowa's statewide public broadcasting network. IPTV provides quality, noncommercial programming to make a difference in the lives of Iowans. As one of the last locally controlled media enterprises in the state, IPTV is committed to telling Iowa's stories like no one else can. Our mission to educate, inform, enrich, and inspire Iowans enables IPTV to present an unequaled array of programs of lasting value to Iowans regardless of where they live or what they can afford. More than 1.4 million viewers a week turn to IPTV for programming that reflects a range of interests for Iowans in all demographic categories. Iowa Public Television stations include: Channel 11, Des Moines; Channel 12, Iowa City; Channel 21, Fort Dodge; Channel 24, Mason City; Channel 27, Sioux City; Channel 32, Waterloo; Channel 32, Council Bluffs; Channel 36, Davenport; Channel 36, Red Oak.

For immediate release:
May 15, 2009

For information contact:
Tonya Weber Dusold
Communications Manager
(515) 725-9705

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