PBS line-up looks at gun control, the path to violence

PBS line-up looks at gun control, the path to violence

 

In the wake of the tragedy in Newtown, PBS has put together a line-up of complimentary programs to examine the life of Adam Lanza, the evolution of guns in the United States, the mind of a killer and the Safe School Initiative.
 

Here’s the run-down:

 

After Newtown: Guns in America

Seeing Earth from Space Still Awe-Inspiring

Seeing Earth from Space Still Awe-Inspiring

 

Seventy years ago, humans had never seen Earth from space. According to the Smithsonian Institute, the first picture of the blue and green planet was taken in 1946 from the back of a rocket launched 65 miles into the air. When the rocket crashed back into the desert a few minutes later, soldiers and scientists were treated to a film roll filled with grainy, black-and-white photos of the planet.

 

Downton Abbey Pulls at the Heartstrings - SPOILER ALERT

Downton Abbey Pulls at the Heartstrings - SPOILER ALERT

 

This week’s Downton Abbey may be the most talked about episode so far – it has blown up the Twitter-sphere, been all over the blogs and may have caused an increase in tissue sales. If you haven’t seen it yet, you can watch it here: http://watch.cetconnect.org/video/2327802054 and then pop back over to this blog for more information.

Downton Abbey Pulls at the Heartstrings – SPOILER ALERT

Downton Abbey Pulls at the Heartstrings – SPOILER ALERT

 

This week’s Downton Abbey may be the most talked about episode so far – it has blown up the Twitter-sphere, been all over the blogs and may have caused an increase in tissue sales. If you haven’t seen it yet, you can watch it here: http://watch.cetconnect.org/video/2327802054 and then pop back over to this blog for more information.

Blood Drive

3 – 7pm
Troy Church of the Brethren
1431 West Main Street, Troy
*Donor must be 17 years old (16 with parental consent)
*Must present a CBC Donor ID Card
*Must weigh at least 110 pounds
To make an appointment – donortime.com or 937-461-3640

Date of event: 
Wed, 02/27/2013

Blood Drive

3:30 – 6:30pm
West Carrollton YMCA
900 S. Alex Road, West Carrollton
*Donor must be 17 years old (16 with parental consent)
*Must present a CBC Donor ID Card
*Must weigh at least 110 pounds
To make an appointment – donortime.com or 937-461-3640

Date of event: 
Mon, 02/25/2013

Blood Drive

3:30 – 7:30pm
Centerville High School
500 East Franklin Street, Centerville
*Donor must be 17 years old (16 with parental consent)
*Must present a CBC Donor ID Card
*Must weigh at least 110 pounds
To make an appointment – donortime.com or 937-461-3640

Date of event: 
Mon, 02/25/2013

MVH Infant CPR Class

7:30 – 9:30pm
Miami Valley Hospital, Berry Women’s Health Pavilion
One Wyoming Street, Dayton
New parents or family members will learn how to provide aid to a choking baby and to perform infant CPR. This is not a course that “certifies” you in CPR.
*Cost is $25
*Registration is Required – Call CareFinders at 866-608-FIND

Date of event: 
Mon, 02/25/2013

Blood Drive

9am – 1pm
Happy Corner Church of the Brethren
7037 North Union Road, Englewood
*Donor must be 17 years old (16 with parental consent)
*Must present a CBC Donor ID Card
*Must weigh at least 110 pounds
To make an appointment – donortime.com or 937-461-3640

Date of event: 
Sat, 02/23/2013

Blood Drive

7:30 – 11:30am
Stephen Bell Elementary School
4122 N. Linda Drive, Bellbrook
*Donor must be 17 years old (16 with parental consent)
*Must present a CBC Donor ID Card
*Must weigh at least 110 pounds
To make an appointment – donortime.com or 937-461-3640

Date of event: 
Sat, 02/23/2013

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