Upcoming Events

Mike McGrath

Mike McGrath Dinner

Bring on the bees! Learn how important these little workers are for a successful garden and fruit yield, how to attract them with the right plants, and how many kinds of pollinators are busily doing their work in and around our backyards. Mike will also take your questions and be available for photos and book autographs. Continue »

Friday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m.


Mike McGrath

Mike McGrath Public Presentation

Join Mike for a light-hearted presentation and Q&A as he offers his experience and tips on fending off garden and household pests without the use of toxic chemicals, caring for lawns and landscapes without losing your mind, and growing without groaning in tough conditions like extreme heat, unending rain, and lousy soil. Continue »

Saturday, April 8, from 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.


The Armor of Light

“Armor of Light” Public Discussion

You are invited to participate in a studio viewing of the documentary film The Armor of Light followed by a panel discussion about the documentary and gun violence issues, which will be broadcast on WPSU-TV. Continue »

Tuesday, April 11, from 6:00 p.m.–8:30 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

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 »