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ETV Highlights for August 2016
Southern Lens: Bin Yah – There’s No Place Like Home
Growth and development in the Lowcountry threatens the potential loss of important African American communities in Mt. Pleasant, SC.
Airs: August 8 at 9:00 p.m. on SCC
The Blueprint: The Story of Adventist Education
The third-largest private-school system in the United States and the second-largest in the world champions "whole person" education that encompasses body, mind and spirit.
Airs: August 13 at 4:00 p.m. on ETVW
Southern Lens: Horse Creek Valley
Follow the history of one South Carolina valley spanning 13,000 years.
Airs: August 15 at 9:00 p.m. on SCC
ETV Kids: Ready Jet Go!
Blast off to adventure with a week of all-new episodes of Ready Jet Go! exploring the many moons of the solar system. August 15-19 kicks off with Jet and the kids trying to recreate Celery and Jet’s fir date on one of Bortron 7’s moons. Then our fearless adventurers explore Earth’s moon, find out that Jupiter and Saturn have more than 60 moons each and investigate the incredible variety of moons in the galaxy.
Airs: August 15-19:
- 7:30 a.m. on ETV
- 4:00 p.m. on ETV
- 7:00 p.m. on SCC
Robert Smalls: From Slavery to Congress
Scholars, an author, family descendants, and independent filmmaker join others to examine the historic life of Robert Smalls.
Airs: August 29 at 9:00 p.m. on SCC
ETV’s weekly magazine-style series airs each Thursday at 7:30 p.m. and focuses on SC arts and culture, business and economy, education, health, politics, and technology.
August 11 – Topics include: Mayor Joe Riley, Filmmaker Ken Burns, and Historian Henry Louis Gates discuss race relations in Charleston.
August 18 – Topics include: A look at one of the biggest industries in S.C., agriculture, as we visit a cow farm, a peanut farm, and a female farmer.
August 25 – Topics include: Traditions of the Gullah – Geechees, including music, food, and art.
In addition to viewing the broadcast programs, you are invited to access the Palmetto Scene program segments archived online in streaming format. Visit palmettoscene.org.