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Teen Spotlight #SpokenWordPoetry | Movement 515, Des Moines  (#0)

Teen Spotlight #SpokenWordPoetry | Movement 515, Des Moines (#0)

posted on November 22, 2013 at 6:33 PM

Young performers from Des Moines' diverse range of schools hone their skills in the classroom and at a weekly creative writing workshop called Movement 515. This video segment explores how students and teachers come together to combine the... 04:31 Read More »
Teen Spotlight #SpokenWordPoetry | Iowa Youth Writing Project, Iowa City (#0)

Teen Spotlight #SpokenWordPoetry | Iowa Youth Writing Project, Iowa City (#0)

posted on November 22, 2013 at 6:32 PM

Teen Spotlight focuses on Spoken Word Poetry in Iowa City and the Iowa Youth Writing Project's work with students at Elizabeth Tate High School. An aim of the Project, which was founded by graduates of the University of Iowa's renowned Iowa... 03:17 Read More »
The Karl L. King Municipal Band of Fort Dodge: 100th Anniversary Concert 1891-1991 (#0)

The Karl L. King Municipal Band of Fort Dodge: 100th Anniversary Concert 1891-1991 (#0)

posted on October 11, 2013 at 4:04 PM

Full Program: This 1991 Iowa Public Television production recognizes the 100th anniversary of Iowa composer Karl L. King’s birth featuring the Karl L. King Municipal Band of Fort Dodge, Iowa. 59:17 Read More »
Wapsipinicon Almanac (#0)

Wapsipinicon Almanac (#0)

posted on September 19, 2013 at 11:53 AM

This 1989 “Living in Iowa” story examines the semi-regular publication of the Wapsipinicon Almanac, a unique Iowa magazine that showcases Iowa artists in fiction, reviews, essays, poetry, and practical information. 16:20 Read More »
Horseshoe Pitching | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

Horseshoe Pitching | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 12, 2013 at 12:27 PM

Step up to the clay courts and watch some of the best horseshoe pitchers from around the state compete. 03:20 Read More »
Iowa State Fair Parade 2013 (#4401)

Iowa State Fair Parade 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 12, 2013 at 12:22 PM

The fun at the Iowa State Fair starts each year with the annual parade in downtown Des Moines. 05:15 Read More »
Opening Day Food Drive | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

Opening Day Food Drive | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 12, 2013 at 12:18 PM

On Opening Day, August 8, the Iowa State Fair hosted a one-day meal-packaging event in partnership with Meals from the Heartland, the Iowa Soybean Association, the Iowa Food and Family Project and GROWMARK, all helping to alleviate life-threatening... 03:37 Read More »
State Fair Sew-In | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

State Fair Sew-In | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 12, 2013 at 12:08 PM

Every day during the fair, sewers and quilters get together to make quilts for charity. 03:05 Read More »
Cowboy Mounted Shooting Demo | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

Cowboy Mounted Shooting Demo | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 12, 2013 at 11:59 AM

Visit the Wild West at the State Fair. These cowboys find out who is the quickest draw east of the Grandstand. 03:44 Read More »
FFA Swine | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

FFA Swine | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 12, 2013 at 11:58 AM

Young Iowans groom their swine and get them ready for the show. Who will have the finest swine? 03:49 Read More »
Canned Jellies Judging | Iowa State Fair 2013  (#4401)

Canned Jellies Judging | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 9, 2013 at 4:04 PM

Judges don't "sour" on the State Fair jellies competition winner. Entries were judged on flavor, consistency, appearance and food safety, all for a delightful treat. 03:37 Read More »
Fair Food | Iowa State Fair 1973 (#4401)

Fair Food | Iowa State Fair 1973 (#4401)

posted on August 9, 2013 at 3:48 PM

Wonder what fair food was like forty years ago? Take a look at what fair food was like in this vintage IPTV clip. 03:57 Read More »
How Fair Ribbons are Made | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4402)

How Fair Ribbons are Made | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4402)

posted on August 8, 2013 at 3:08 PM

Where do all of those ribbons come from? Learn the special process to how that coveted blue ribbon is made. 04:53 Read More »
Fair By The Numbers | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

Fair By The Numbers | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 8, 2013 at 2:09 PM

How many corn dogs do we eat at the Fair? Ever wonder how much toilet paper we use? Learn some interesting facts about the Iowa State Fair. 02:54 Read More »
Fair Food Mobile App | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

Fair Food Mobile App | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 7, 2013 at 12:00 AM

With the seemingly limitless choices of food to eat at the fair, it can become overwhelming to find your favorite treats, but fear not, there's an app for that. 03:37 Read More »
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