Upcoming Events

Tuesday, August 7 at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 4 at 10 a.m. in Johnston
Join us in Johnston Friday, August 17 at 7 p.m.
Join families from across Iowa in this new summertime learning adventure. The IPTV Virtual Summer Camp is an opportunity for parents and children ages 4-8 to explore PBS games, videos and mobile apps, particularly those that support critical math and literacy skills. During each week of the camp, the IPTV Education team will share information and tips for parents; provide links to curated PBS KIDS online resources; and share fun hands-on activities and projects for families to do together. Families will complete a weekly challenge activity and share their fun and learning through the IPTV...
The 12th annual statewide road trip to visit 27 communities this summer.
This tour is sold out. Contact darla@iptv.org for other upcoming travel opportunities. Join Friends of IPTV on our Discover Ireland tour, September 15-26, 2018 . From a circle around the Southern tip of the Republic of Ireland, to the rugged coastline and fertile central plains, you will discover favorite highlights and some new adventures that create a unique experience. Sure to be a highlight is a lunch and afternoon with a literary historian who will charm you with the poetry of William Butler Yeats. You’ll enjoy wonderful culinary treats, great music and cultural opportunities and deluxe...
Join Friends of Iowa Public Television as we head to explore Italy's Tuscan & Umbrian Countryside , September 22 - October 2, 2018. Revel in the magic of Italy on this 11-day "hub and spoke" tour that explores the cities of Rome, Orvieto, Spoleto, Assisi, Florence, Siena and San Gimignano. After arriving in Rome we'll travel through the Tuscan and Umbrian countryside, exploring medieval hill towns and visiting the birthplace of St. Francis, Assisi. Visits to some of Umbria's treasured wineries as well as a cooking class in a 16th-century farmhouse really allow you to see the heart of the...