Holiday Programs TV & Radio 2019

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11/16   8:00pm Classic Christmas (My Music)
11/17   3:00am Classic Christmas (My Music)
11/30  9:00am Classic Christmas (My Music)
12/1   1:00am Classic Christmas
12/1   12:00pm Rick Steves European Christmas
12/1   3:00pm   Carpenters: Close to You & Christmas Memories (My Music)
12/2   1:00am Rick Steves European Christmas
12/2   3:00am Carpenters: Close to You & Christmas Memories (My Music)
12/2   7:00am Wild Kratts: A Creature Christmas
12/2   8:00am Nature Cat: A Nature Carol
12/2   9:30am Let’s Go Luna!: Luna’s Christmas Around The World
12/2   12:00pm The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About Christmas! 12/2   1:00pm Peg + Cat + Holidays
12/2   2:00pm Let’s Go Luna!: Luna’s Christmas Around The World
12/2   3:00pm Nature Cat: A Nature Carol
12/3   7:00am Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas
12/4   7:00am Nature Cat: A Nature Carol
12/4   2:30pm Nature Cat: A Nature Carol
12/5   6:30am Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas
12/6   7:00am Wild Kratts: A Creature Christmas
12/6   8:00am Nature Cat: A Nature Carol
12/6   9:30am Let’s Go Luna!: Luna’s Christmas Around The World
12/6   12:00pm The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About Christmas! 12/6   2:00pm Let’s Go Luna!: Luna’s Christmas Around The World
12/6   3:00pm Nature Cat: A Nature Carol
12/7   12:00am Rick Steves European Christmas
12/7   2:00am Classic Christmas (My Music)
12/8   7:00am Let’s Go Luna!: Luna’s Christmas Around The World
12/8   8:00am Nature Cat: A Nature Carol
12/9   10:00pm Expressions (WSKG)
12/10   12:30pm The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About Christmas! 12/12   7:30am Wild Kratts: A Creature Christmas
12/12   2:30pm Wild Kratts: A Creature Christmas
12/12   8:00pm Expressions (WSKG)
12/13   10:30pm Chef’s Life Holiday Special
12/14   2:00am Chef’s Life Holiday Special
12/14   6:00am Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope
12/14   3:00pm The Great British Baking Show
12/14   6:30pm Let’s Polka! (WSKG)
12/15   6:00pm The Magic of Christmas In Alsace
12/15   11:30pm The Magic of Christmas In Alsace
12/16   4:00am Chef’s Life Holiday Special
12/16   7:00am Nature Cat: A Nature Carol
12/16   10:00pm Expressions (WSKG)
12/17   1:00am Christmas with the Tabernacle Choir Featuring Kristin Chenoweth
12/17   9:30am Let’s Go Luna!: Luna’s Christmas Around The World
12/17   2:00pm Let’s Go Luna!: Luna’s Christmas Around The World
12/18 3:00am Christmas with the Tabernacle Choir Featuring Kristin Chenoweth
12/19 7:00am The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About Christmas!

Chasing the Dream, Season 2: Ep 8

Chasing the Dream: Equitable Food Systems
On this final episode of the second season of Chasing the Dream, we look into equitable food systems and the work of Soul Fire Farm near Albany, NY. Natasha Thompson, host of the series and President & CEO of the Food Bank of the Southern Tier, speaks with Elizabeth Gabriel and Alexas Esposito from Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming. The episode concludes with a story from a community member imagining their own version of the American Dream. Resources highlighted in this episode include:

Soul Fire Farm
Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming
VINES (Volunteers Improving Neighborhood Environments)

For a list of additional resources, please CLICK HERE.

Chasing the Dream, Season 2: Ep 7

Chasing the Dream: Incarceration & Reentry
On this episode of Chasing the Dream, we look into issues surrounding incarceration and the work of reentry programs such as the Walk With Me Program through the Family Enrichment Network. Natasha Thompson, host of the series and President & CEO of the Food Bank of the Southern Tier, speaks with Bobby Black, Co-Founder of JUST (Justice and Unity for the Southern Tier). The episode concludes with a story from a community member imagining their own version of the American Dream. Resources highlighted in this episode include:

Walk With Me Program
JUST (Justice and Unity for the Southern Tier)
Broome-Tioga NAACP
Broome County Urban League

For a list of additional resources, please CLICK HERE.

Chasing the Dream, Season 2: Ep 6

Chasing the Dream: Food Bank of the Southern Tier Speakers Bureau
On this episode of Chasing the Dream, we look into the Food Bank of the Southern Tier’s Speakers Bureau. Natasha Thompson, host of the series and President & CEO of the Food Bank of the Southern Tier, has a conversation with Alicia Swords, Associate Professor of Sociology at Ithaca College, about her work with the Speakers Bureau and the Poor People’s Campaign. Resources highlighted in this episode include:

Food Bank of the Southern Tier Speakers Bureau
Catholic Charities of Steuben – Turning Point
Poor People’s Campaign

For a list of additional resources, please CLICK HERE.

Chasing the Dream, Season 2: Ep 5

Chasing the Dream: Addiction & Recovery
On this episode of Chasing the Dream, we look into the work of Friends of Recovery of Delaware and Otsego Counties. Natasha Thompson, host of the series and President & CEO of the Food Bank of the Southern Tier, has a conversation with Angela Sullivan, Executive Director of the Alcohol & Drug Council of Tompkins County. The episode concludes with a story from a community member imagining their own version of the American Dream. Resources highlighted in this episode include:

Friends of Recovery of Delaware and Otsego Counties, Inc.
Alternatives to Violence Project – USA
Alcohol & Drug Council of Tompkins County
Fairview Recovery Services

For a list of additional resources, please CLICK HERE.

Chasing the Dream Screening – Tuesday, Nov 19

Chasing the Dream Public Screening
Join us for a screening of an episode of  ‘Chasing The Dream’ focused on trauma-informed care and then hear from the following panelists:

Mike Ginalski, Superintendent, Corning-Painted Post School District
Barbara Hubbell, Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives, United Way of the Southern Tier
Laura Rossman, CEO, Pro Action of Steuben and Yates, Inc.
Darlene Smith, Director, Steuben County Public Health

Natasha Thompson, host of ‘Chasing The Dream’ and President & CEO of Food Bank of the Southern Tier, will serve as moderator. Screening is at 5:30 p.m.

Panel discussion begins at 6 p.m.

Refreshments will be provided by the Corning-Painted Post School District. Registration is requested for this free event, which will be held in the Corning-Painted Post High School Auditorium. Please CLICK HERE to register. This event is made possible with the support of:

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Chasing the Dream, Season 2: Ep 4

Chasing the Dream: A Grocery Store for Binghamton’s North Side
On this episode of Chasing the Dream, we look into the history and development of a grocery store on Binghamton’s North Side and its impact on local residents. Natasha Thompson, host of the series and President & CEO of the Food Bank of the Southern Tier, speaks with Diane Brown, Executive Director of the Community Foundation for South Central New York, concerning her organization’s role in this project and the greater community. The episode concludes with a story from a community member imagining their own version of the American Dream. Resources highlighted in this episode include:

Community Foundation for South Central New York
Broome County Council of Churches – CHOW®
United Way of Broome County, Healthy Lifestyles Coalition, Lee Barta Community Center

For a list of additional resources, please CLICK HERE.