WPT Events

Connect with Wisconsin Public Televison at one of these upcoming events.

Thursday, April 30 - Monday, June 1
Join us to discuss the lasting impact Vel Phillips made on civil rights in Milwaukee and throughout Wisconsin. Engage in conversations about equity in the 21st century at these upcoming events.

Watch the film online now at

On television, on the web and in your community, Vel Phillips: Dream Big Dreams is more than a documentary. Watch the documentary 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 16. Then, join us at one of these events, or host your own screening event. Request an event kit that includes a DVD of the film, activities and a discussion guide.

Upcoming Events (Click for Additional Information, Map & Directions): 

7 p.m. Thursday, April 30
McFarland United Church of Christ (Map)
Film Screening and Discussion
Sponsored by Active McFarland and McFarland UCC 

6:30 p.m. Monday, June 1
Avalon Theater (Map)
Sponsored by the Bay View Historical Society

For more information, email

Wednesday, May 27 - Sunday, May 31
Join Wisconsin Public Television for a live, televised auction and bid on an exciting array of goods and services from local individuals and businesses.
Friday, Aug. 7
Thanks for joining us during this year's PBS Kids Get Up and Go! Day! We hope to see you on August 7, 2015 from 10am – Noon! Get Up and Go! Day highlights ways Wisconsin families can be active, enjoy the outdoors, and be healthy!
Thursday, Sept. 10 - Saturday, Sept. 12
Thanks for joining us for this year's Quilt Expo! Join us next year and be part of the ultimate quilting adventure in Madison!
Tuesday, Oct. 13 - Wednesday, Oct. 21
Discover the hidden treasures of the charming Tuscan countryside, visit Portofino and explore the colorful villages of the Cinque Terre.