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Don’t miss State & Water “Spring String” on Saturday, March 10th at Monarch Music Hall, formerly the Limelight Eventplex on University!

The show starts at 7pm with artists such as:

  • PhanieRae & The Soul Shakers
  • Chicago Farmer
  • Woodland Remedy
  • The Deep Hollow!

All proceeds benefit WTVP.


Join Pekin Friends of 47 in raising money for WTVP, your local public television station!

This year’s event will be held Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 at Sunset Lanes on Court Street in Pekin, Check in at noon and bowling begins at 1:00 p.m. The event features bowling, food, fun for the whole family, prizes and men’s and ladies’ trophies for individual high scores and most money raised for WTVP.


#MeToo, Now What?
The Culture of Complicity

(l-r) Byron Hurt, Madonna Badger and Samhita Mukhopadhyay talk with host Zainab Salbi about female representation in media in episode four of '#MeToo, Now What?' which airs Feb. 23 at 8:30/7:30c pm on PBS.

See how mainstream cultural norms in media, gaming and pornography have created an overtly sexualized and objectified image of women, and examine this impact on social norms and the behavior of men and women. #MeToo, Now What?: The Culture of Complicity airs Friday, February 23rd at 7:30pm on WTVP-HD 47.1. [Watch Preview]

Great Performances
Movies for Grownups Awards with AARP

2017 Movies for Grownups Career Achievement Award Honoree Helen Mirren. Mandatory Photo Credit: Giles Keyte.

Watch as Helen Mirren receives the 2017 Movies for Grownups Career Achievement Award. The MFG awards were established to celebrate and encourage filmmaking that appeals to movie lovers with a grownup state of mind-and to recognize its artists. Great Performances: Movies for Grownups Awards with AARP the Magazine airs Friday, February 23rd at 8:00pm on WTVP-HD 47.1. [Watch Preview]