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A Capitol Fourth | Sat, July 4 @ 7pm & 8:30pm

Now in it’s 35th year, America’s national Independence Day
celebration airs live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol.

Thanks for Helping to GROW WSIU!

Throughout the month of June, we raised over $30,000 -
thanks to the generosity and support of viewers & listeners like you.

Antiques Roadshow: Vintage Denver | Thu, July 2 @ 7pm

Uncover changes in the value of appraisals from 15 years ago.
Highlights include a Bakelite collection and Jessie Willcox Smith paintings.

On the Next Expressions | Thu, July 2 @ 9pm

Meet Nathan Pierce, an artist who primarily works with
structural steel as a medium - creating large abstract installations.

Available ON DEMAND
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Upcoming Events
Tween Crafts
Marion Carnegie Library
Tuesday, Jul 7
3:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Story Hour
Marion Carnegie Library
Friday, Jul 10
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Tween Crafts
Marion Carnegie Library
Tuesday, Jul 14
3:30 - 6:30 p.m.
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