The Great American Read returns Tuesdays this fall to explore the 100 books chosen by the American public and how they’ve inspired, moved and shaped us.

Bookstores and libraries throughout the state are offering in-person events for The Great American Read. Check out what's coming to your area!

Super Heroes! Program Receives Honorable Mention
Dan Miller presented with award named in his honor by PBS President & CEO
LIVE coverage Friday, July 22 beginning at 10 a.m.
The spotlight falls on Iowa girls’ high school athletics in this edition of Teen Spotlight .
IPTV Production Technician Brent Willett has won a 2016 Bronze Award in the 37th Annual Telly Awards. The award, announced this month, was in the category of "Film/Video –TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces – Use of Graphics.” Brent’s entry was called “IPTV Show Opens Composite” and included the opening animated graphics for: IGHSAU Iowa Farm Bureau Girls State Volleyball Championships , Iowa Ingredient , Cinema Iowa , Iowa’s Century Farms , Romeo + Juliet: A Performance by Ballet Quad Cities , Timeless Tractors: The Collectors and Fair 2015 . Willett joined over 13,000 entrants from...
The Film Lounge to showcase short, independent films by Iowa artists
Healthy Lunchtime Challenge Iowa winner, Lola Shourney,created American Gothic Calzones
Kenneth R. Harrison joins IPTV team from Chariton CSD
Iowa Public Television is proud to be the home for Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union Championships. The 2016 IGHSAU Iowa Farm Bureau Girls State Soccer Championships at the James W. Cownie Soccer Park in Des Moines will be broadcast LIVE on statewide Iowa Public Television. Teams from across the state will compete for their respective class titles. Live coverage as follows: Saturday, June 11 11:00 a.m. Class 1A 1:30 p.m. Class 2A 4:00 p.m. Class 3A Each game will also be live streamed and archived at Iptv.org . Connect with fans on social media using #IPTVSports. During soccer coverage,...
On Thursday, June 2 at 6:30 p.m., viewers across the state can enjoy the premiere of season 6 of Iowa Outdoors , an Iowa Public Television series focusing on outdoor recreation, environmental issues, conservation initiatives and Iowa’s outdoor natural resources. The series is created through a partnership between Iowa Public Television and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources. In season six, Iowa Outdoors hosts Scott Siepker and Kellie Kramer revisit viewer favorites from the first five seasons of Iowa Outdoors. This season looks back on the photographers, thrill seekers, water...