Watertown, NY – WPBS-TV is hosting their annual Spring Fling Membership Drive, beginning Saturday, March 2, 2019 and ending on Sunday, March 10, 2019. Audiences can enjoy days of special programming as WPBS-TV fundraises to continue the exceptional variety of intelligent, vibrant programs and community events that viewers have come to know and love. Those who join or renew their membership during the Spring Fling Membership Drive can choose from a number of different ‘Thank You’ Gifts. To pledge, call 315-782-3142. To pledge online, visit wpbstv.org/donate.
Primetime programs to look for include Great Performances: Andrea Bocelli @ 60 on Saturday, March 2 at 7pm and Friday, March 8 at 9:30pm; Daniel O’Donnell: Back Home Again on Sunday, March 3 at 5:30pm and Saturday, March 9 at 5:30pm; Josh Groban Bridges on Monday, March 4 at 9:30pm; Rick Steve’s European Easter on Tuesday, March 5 at 7:30pm; and Neil Diamond: Hot August Night on Thursday, March 7 at 9pm. A full program schedule is available at wpbstv.org/spring.
Country fans in particular will want to tune-in on Wednesday, March 6 at 7:30pm for John Denver: Country Boy, followed by Highway Men Live at 9pm.
During the final day of WPBS-TV’s Spring Fling Membership Drive, viewers will be introduced to artist Jesse Cook during the premiere of Jesse Cook: Beyond Borders on Sunday, March 10 at 5:30pm. Jesse is a Canadian guitarist, composer, and producer, known for incorporating elements of flamenco rumba, jazz, and many forms of world music into his work. WPBS-TV has secured 30 concert tickets for new and renewing members to see the performance at the Brockville Arts Centre. Be watching or visit wpbstv.org/donate to take advantage of this opportunity.
WPBS-TV is a non-profit public television station serving approximately 650,000 households throughout Northern New York and Eastern Ontario. WPBS-TV’s mission is to educate, entertain and inform our two-nation audience through superior local and national content and media engagement in order to enhance the lives of those it serves. More information about WPBS is available at wpbstv.org, or by following WPBS on Twitter and Facebook. Watch online any time at watch.wpbstv.org.
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