A Force for Nature: Lucy Braun has been released to regional and national public television stations for broadcast and school distribution. Watch this space for news about distribution in 2019, including broadcast schedules, special screenings and DVDs available at public libraries.
National Public Television Distribution
National Educational Telecommunications Association (NETA)
A Force for Nature: Lucy Braun will be distributed via satellite to national public television stations by the National Educational Telecommunications Association (NETA) starting on Saturday, March 23 from 5:00 to 6:00 pm, [1700-1800ET/HD04]. NETA distributes educational programming to over 100 public television stations throughout the U.S. and its territories. Contact the program director of your local public television station to get this acclaimed documentary scheduled in your television market. See the Media Room for more information about national distribution.
WOSU (Columbus) is presenting station
WOSU (Columbus) is serving as the documentary’s presenting station to NETA thanks to the strong support of Stacia Hentz, Television Program Director, WOSU TV. Beyond this service, WOSU is also providing three ways to watch A Force for Nature: Lucy Braun: broadcasts in Greater Columbus (see Distribution for schedule); streaming via WOSU’s PBS Passport Portal (see Education); and home DVDs (see DVDs).
Regional public television broadcasts
- On-going broadcasts on public television stations in Ohio and Kentucky Please check local listing.
Please contact organizations for event times and to see if the events are open to the public:
May 14 (Meg Hanrahan): Wild Ones Oak Openings, Toledo, Ohio.
June 2-6 (Meg Hanrahan): Society for Economic Botany Conference, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
June 9 (Meg Hanrahan): Cincinnati Nature Center, Cincinnati, Ohio.
June 18 (Meg Hanrahan): Les Jardenaires Garden Club, Cincinnati, Ohio.
July 18 (Meg Hanrahan): Cullowhee Native Plant Conference (July 17-20), Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina.
Some public and academic libraries in Ohio and Kentucky have purchased DVDs of A Force for nature: Lucy Braun for circulation. Here is a list of the libraries we know:
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County: DVD catalogue link
Past broadcast archive
CET (Greater Cincinnati): Sunday, October 7 at 6:00 pm; Sunday, April 7 at 6:00 pm
Kentucky Educational Television:
KET1 premiere: Sunday, November 18 at 6:00 pm
KET3/KY (The Kentucky Channel): 11/06 at 9 pm; 11/10 at 2 pm; 11/13 at 9 pm; 11/16 at noon; 11/18 at 10 am; 11/19 at 8 pm; 11/21 at midnight; 11/21 at 7 am; 11/24 at 11 am; and 11/25 at 5 pm; 1/27 at 5:00 pm; 2/1 at 12:00 pm; 2/ 7 at 10:00 pm; 2/23 at 7:00 pm; 3/2 at 11:00 pm
WOSU Television (WOSU/Columbus): Tuesday, December 18 at 9:00 pm; Wednesday, December 19 at 9:00 pm; Monday, April 22 @10pm on WOSU TV; Tuesday, April 23 @10pm on WOSUplus (34.3).
Think TV (Greater Dayton): Sunday, April 21 at 3:00 pm