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Scottsdale Video Network April program guide

Public meetings

(Public meeting times are subject to change or cancellation.) 

City Council – Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. Apr. 4 and 25. Meetings replay the following Friday at 5 p.m. Council meetings are closed captioned. 

Development Review Board – Live coverage begins at 1 p.m. Apr. 6 and 20.

Human Relations Commission – Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. Apr. 11.

Human Services Commission – Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. Apr. 13.

Parks and Recreation Commission - Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. Apr. 19.

Planning Commission – Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. Apr. 12 and 26. Meetings replay the following Saturday at 5 p.m.

Tourism Development Commission – Live coverage begins at 8 a.m. Apr. 18.

Transportation Commission – Live coverage begins at 6 p.m. Apr. 20.

Programs

(Regularly scheduled programming may be preempted by meeting coverage.)

2017 State of the City - Mayor W.J. "Jim" Lane gave his 2017 State of the City Address Feb. 22 at the Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch. Tuesdays at 10 a.m., 2, 6 and 9 p.m.; Fridays at 8 a.m., noon, 4, 7, and 10 p.m.  Watch it now.links to external site

ADOT Quarterly – Learn about the new Safety Corridors on the valley’s freeways. Tuesdays at 8 a.m., noon, 4, 7, and 10 p.m.

Arizona Boating Laws - Most of us know the rules of the road, but what about the laws of the lake? Watch this program from the Arizona Game and Fish Department to learn more. Fridays at 10:30 a.m., 2:30, 6:30, and 9:30 p.m.

Arizona Supreme Court – Watch the oral arguments in the Arizona Supreme Court Case of Courtney Cramer v. Hon. Starr/Munguia/Bejarano. Saturdays at 8 a.m., noon, 4, 7, and 10 p.m.

Arizona Supreme Court – Watch the oral arguments in the Arizona Supreme Court Case of the State of Arizona v. Maverick Kemp Gray. Saturdays at 9 a.m., 1, 5, 8, and 11 p.m.

Arizona Wildlife Views – Jim Paxon leads us on a journey through Northern Arizona to see how the Forest Service is protecting people, property and wildlife from future mega-fires by thinning our forests at a scale never attempted before. Wednesdays at 9 a.m., 1, 5, 8, and 11 p.m.

Arizona Wildlife Views – Find out which critters made the cut to become Arizona’s official state bird, reptile, amphibian, mammal, fish and butterfly. Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m., 1:30, 5:30, 8:30, and 11:30 p.m.

Behind the Badge – Scottsdale Police Chief Alan Rodbell discusses topics that affect law enforcement and public safety. Tuesdays at 9 a.m., 1, 5, 8, and 11 p.m.  Watch it now.links to external site

Carolyn Allen Amphitheater Dedication - Carolyn Allen spent 16 years as an Arizona lawmaker supporting and protecting Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve. Jan. 22, Scottsdale dedicated an amphitheater at the Brown’s Ranch Trailhead that recognizes Allen’s service and her role in establishing one of the Valley’s most beautiful tracts of open space. Wednesdays at 10 a.m., 2, 6 and 9 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

Chronicle of the Old West - Dakota Livesay, sometimes called a one-man Old West reality show, takes us on an entertaining tour through the history of the Old West. According to Dakota, “When it comes to the Old West, my objective is to ‘tell it as it was’, warts and all.” Mondays at 10:30 a.m., 2:30, 6:30, and 9:30 p.m.

Desert Gardening with Carol Stuttard - Master Gardener Carol Stuttard explains the best time of year to plant a vegetable garden. She will show you how to create your own "Black Gold," and talk about the 15 most economical vegetables to plant. Fridays at 9 a.m., 1, 5, 8, and 11 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

Desert Gardening with Carol Stuttard: Herbs - Master Gardener Carol Stuttard is back with some tips for growing herbs in the desert. Fridays at 9:30 a.m., 1:30, 5:30, 8:30, and 11:30 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

Don't Move a Mussel - Non-native mussels are hitching rides on watercraft and invading Arizona lakes. This program from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service explains the devastating effects these mussels have to our ecosystem and economy. Sundays at 10 a.m., 2, 6 and 9 p.m.

Hard Times, Simple Times - What was it like living during the depression in Scottsdale? This program explores the people and places in Scottsdale during the Great Depression. Saturdays at 10 a.m., 2, 6 and 9 p.m.

Hashknife Pony Express – The Hashknife riders recreate the oldest officially sanctioned Pony Express in the world, from Payson to Scottsdale. Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m., 1:30, 5:30, 8:30, and 11:30 p.m.

Maricopa Now – Stories about students, faculty, administrators and policymakers who make up the 10 campuses and two skill centers within the Maricopa County Community Colleges Districts.  Thursdays at 9 a.m., 1, 5, 8, and 11 p.m.

Maricopa Sports – Reports from all the Valley Community Colleges on sports programs available to students.  Thursdays at 9:30 a.m., 1:30, 5:30, 8:30, and 11:30 p.m.

Mussel Decontamination - Learn how you can help stem the invasion of these invasive species. Wednesdays at 8:30 a.m., 12:30, 4:30, 7:30, and 10:30 p.m.

On Victory's Watch: The Arizona State Capitol - Narrated by Arizona's Official State Historian Marshall Trimble, this program takes viewers on a fun, informative and, at times, surprising journey through 90 years of State history. Mondays at 10 a.m., 2, 6 and 9 p.m.

One Short Ride - He was going for a short ride on his ATV, just out and back. Except he almost didn't come back. Brought to you by the Arizona Game and Fish Department. Thursdays at 10 a.m., 2, 6 and 9 p.m.

Pinnacle Peak Trails - Take a walking tour of this favorite hiking park in north Scottsdale and discover its geological past. Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m., 2:30, 6:30, and 9:30 p.m. 

Scottsdale Forward 2017 - Scottsdale Forward is an annual symposium hosted by the Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce. Featuring a series of high profile speakers from Scottsdale and the Valley and drawing an audience of 250+ attendees, this forum tackles topics that are key to the economic development of the region. Sundays at 8 a.m., noon, 4, 7, and 10 p.m. 

Scottsdale Philharmonic – Enjoy a performance of traditional classical music by Arizona’s premier philharmonic orchestra. The Scottsdale Philharmonic is a professional symphony orchestra that performs free concerts several times per year to promote the cultural environment of Scottsdale. Mondays at 8 and 8:30 a.m., noon, 12:30, 4 ,4:30, 7, 7:30, 10 and 10:30 p.m. 

Scottsdale Roundup: Animals! – Enjoy some animal “tales” from around Scottsdale. Fridays at 10 a.m., 2, 6 and 9 p.m.

Splash! Boating Safely in Arizona Waterways - The Arizona Game and Fish Department is back with tips to keep you and your family safe on the water. Wednesdays at 8 a.m., noon, 4, 7, and 10 p.m.

Sprinkler's Clubhouse – Sprinkler the clown educates children on safety in the home, at school and at play.  Daily at 7 and 7:30 a.m. 

STEM Pro Live! – A STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) professional gives a short tour of their workplace and talks about their STEM journey. The second half of each episode is dedicated to the STEM professional answering questions from students that were submitted in real time during the original live broadcast. STEM Pro Live! is a partnership between Maricopa County Education Service Agency and American Graduate—Arizona PBS. Thursdays at 8 and 8:30 a.m., noon, 12:30, 4 ,4:30, 7, 7:30, 10 and 10:30 p.m.

Winfield Scott, Founding Father - Hear the story of Scottsdale's founding father and how he established our community. Mondays at 9 a.m., 1, 5, 8, and 11 p.m.

The Wonders of Water Resources - You may not realize it, but there are hundreds of Scottsdale employees working around-the-clock, every day of the year to make sure you have clean, safe water and sewer services whenever you need it. Find out how water gets to your tap, and what happens to it when it goes down the drain. Tuesdays at 8:30 a.m., 12:30, 4:30, 7:30, and 10:30 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

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