Upcoming Events

Photo of PNG Park field. Credit Altoona Curve.

Super Hero Night at The Altoona Curve

Join WPSU and PBS Kids' Super WHY! for Super Hero Night at The Altoona Curve on Tuesday, August 1. Super WHY! will be available for photos throughout the game. Gates open at 6 p.m. for a 7 p.m. first pitch! Continue »

Tuesday, August 1, at 6:00 p.m.


Back to Bortron 7

Ready Jet Go! Screening Event

Join us at the State Theatre for a special premiere screening of the all new PBS Kids special Ready Jet Go! Back to Bortron 7! Continue »

Sunday, August 13, at 2:00 p.m.


Traveling Wall

Help Us Bring The Wall to Centre County

WPSU and a dedicated group of community volunteers and partners are working to bring The Traveling Wall—an 80% scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall—to Centre County in October 2017. Continue »



Event Highlights

WPSU Tent at Arts Fest

Arts Fest Highlights

Posted on July 13, 2017

WPSU and Nature Cat visited the Central Pennsylvania Festival for the Arts on Wednesday, July 11 for a day of fun and exploration.  Click here to view photos from the event. Continue »


Guests pose for a picture with PBS Kids character Jet Propulsion

WPSU Kids’ Day at Delgrosso’s Park

Posted on June 19, 2017

WPSU and Ready Jet Go had some out-of-this-world fun on Saturday, June 16, 2017 for WPSU Kids’ Day at DelGrosso’s Park. Visit our Flickr page to view photos from the event. Continue »


A Taste of Innovation

A Taste of Innovation

Posted on May 24, 2017

WPSU would like to thank everyone who supported A Taste of Innovation, a benefit event for WPSU-FM. We had special appearances by Clifford, the Big Red Dog, chef demonstrations, live music and almost 30 food and wine vendors! Visit WPSU’s Flickr stream for photos from the event. Continue »


Chef John Folse with guests Carolyn Donaldson and Michael DelGrosso

Connoisseur’s Dinner 2017 Highlights

Posted on February 7, 2017

WPSU would like to thank our sponsors, auction item donors, guests, staff, and volunteers, and especially Chef John Folse for a wonderful evening, and a successful event! Visit WPSU Penn State’s Flickr Gallery for photos from the dinner and cooking demonstration. Continue »


Astronaut James Pawelczyk with a young guest at the WPSU Cosmic Carnival

Cosmic Carnival Highlights

Posted on October 24, 2016

Astronaut James Pawelczyk stopped by WPSU studios on Sunday, October 23, 2016 for the WPSU Cosmic Carnival.  Visit WPSU’s Flickr stream for photos from the event. Continue »


Conn Dinner ballroom

Connoisseur’s Dinner 2016 Highlights

Posted on February 9, 2016

“Jewels of the Night,” was an evening of enchantment, where James Beard Award–winning Chef Michael Solomonov created a delectable fusion of Middle Eastern, North African, Mediterranean, and Eastern European flavors, based on his signature Philadelphia restaurant, Zahav. Click here to view photos from the event. Continue »