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Barbara Sher's Idea Party


Barbara Sher's Idea Party

Barbara Sher's Idea Party: Take the stress out of your pledge schedule with this bright idea!

Fresh ideas and a proven pledge winner combine to make Barbara Sher's Idea Party a must-have for your schedule. Barbara's methods don't rely upon the simplistic (and often frustrating) "positive-thinking" philosophies, but focus instead on practical strategies that actually get results.

Barbara Sher’s Idea Party brings to public television the fruits of Barbara’s decades of experience in helping people create a happier and more fulfilling life. Barbara believes that all individuals, along with their friends and acquaintances, have within them the resources and tools needed to realize their dreams. Getting started is as simple as throwing a party… an idea party! It’s fun, easy and it works! Barbara will give your viewers the steps to follow, along with a nice helping of encouragement, inspiration, and laughter.

Be sure to add Barbara Sher's Idea Party to your schedule now, and be among the first to share her latest ideas with viewers.


Iowa Public Television is proud to be the presenting station for Barbara Sher’s new pledge program, Barbara Sher's Idea Party. This beautiful new program was shot and edited in high definition and is sure to be a valuable addition to your pledge schedule. The core program was taped in July 2003 in Des Moines, Iowa, with an enthusiastic audience of more than 450 women and men. Other pledge events that have come from our shop include Celebrating Mollie Sugden: An “Are You Being Served?” Special, Red Green’s Duct Tape Forever and the soon to be released Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting and Funny Ladies of British Comedy pledge events.


Unlimited releases for 2 years, starting 11/15/03 and ending 12/31/05.

Versions Available:

Standard Pledge (1/67 with 4 segments)
Seg 1 - 20:50
Seg 2 - 15:57
Seg 3 - 22:58
Seg 4 - 7:20

Virtual Pledge Event with workshop premium (1/120 with 4 segments)
Break Timings to be posted to PBS Express as soon as they are available.

Virtual Pledge Event without workshop premium (1/120 with 4 segments)
Break Timings to be posted to PBS Express as soon as they are available.

Watch PBS Express for feed information and official program offer.


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