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Spirit of KUAC Awardee Announced

Pat ColeLast night at the annual KUAC Volunteer Appreciation event, we were honored to present the 2014 Spirit of KUAC award to the late, great, Pat Cole. Pat was nominated in recognition of exceptional volunteer service to KUAC over three decades. The KUAC community joined all of Fairbanks, and Alaska in the loss of an exceptional man. For more information about the volunteer event and the Spirit of KUAC award, please visit HERE.

KUAC Community Advisory Council Call for Applications: Deadline April 30

KUAC Community Advisory Council Call for ApplicationsKUAC is currently accepting applications for the KUAC Community Advisory Council (CAC). If you are interested in assisting with strengthening public broadcasting’s capacity and partnerships with the various communities KUAC serves, please complete an application here. CAC members provide valuable feedback by communicating the needs and interests of the many communities served by KUAC. To find out more about the KUAC CAC operating principles, click here. The deadline for applications is April 30.

Nature: Snow Monkeys, Tonight at 8 on KUAC TV

Nature: Snow MonkeysIn the frigid valleys of Japan’s Shiga Highlands, a troop of snow monkeys make their way and raise their families in a complex society of rank and privilege where each knows their place. Changing seasons bring new babies to care for, a profusion of insects and blossoms to eat, family disagreements to squabble over and tragedies to overcome. Mating season brings competition for females as the days grow shorter and colder in a rush toward winter. Tune in tonight at 8, on KUAC TV Channel 9.1 or GCI Cable Channel 9.

Peter Pan from the Milwaukee Ballet, Thursday at 9 pm on KUAC TV

Peter Pan from the Milwaukee BalletMichael Pink’s adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s most famous work is performed by the Milwaukee Ballet. This production, taped at the Marcus Center for the Arts in Milwaukee, brings to life Peter Pan, Tinker Bell and many of the notable characters, including a larger than life alligator that crawls along the orchestra pit. Tune in Thursday night at 9, on KUAC TV Channel 9.1 or GCI Cable Channel 9.

Bob Edwards Weekend, Sundays at 5 pm on KUAC2

Bob Edwards WeekendBob Edwards Weekend is a two-hour interview showcase, in which celebrated (and previous 24-year Morning Edition) host Bob Edwards highlights the life and work of interesting people. Featuring in-depth interviews with newsmakers, journalists, entertainers and other compelling figures, Bob Edwards Weekend is just one of the programs available on KUAC2 online, KUAC HD2 or KUAC TV 9.6.

Click here for full schedules and more information about KUAC’s HD Radio.

Fit 2 Stitch, Saturdays at 2 pm on KUAC TV

Fit 2 StitchFit expert Peggy Sagers shares her vision for creating a garment that fits perfectly. FIT 2 STITCH concentrates on 3 elements: design, fit, and stitching. Learn the rules of pattern making and how they apply to making a garment ready for successful stitching. FIT 2 STITCH joins its sister show IT’S SEW EASY inspiring viewers to make garments that they will love to wear and that fit perfectly. Join Peggy as she ventures into the world of pattern and style for the perfect fit! Tune in for the new season Saturday afternoons at 2, on KUAC TV Channel 9.1 or GCI Cable Channel 9.