Scottsdale Video Network April program guide

Televised public meetings

(Public meeting times are subject to change or cancellation.)
 
City Council – Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. April 10, 17 and 24. Meetings replay the following Friday at 5 p.m. Council meetings are closed captioned. 

Development Review Board – Live coverage begins at 1 p.m. April 5 and 19.

Human Services Commission – Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. April 12.

Parks and Recreation Commission – Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. April 18.

Planning Commission – Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. April 11 and 25. Meetings replay the following Saturday at 5 p.m.

Tourism Development Commission – Live coverage begins at 8 a.m. April 17.

Transportation Commission – Live coverage begins at 6 p.m. April 19.

Programs

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

2018 State of the City Address - Each year the Mayor of Scottsdale delivers a State of the City address that looks back on the past year's accomplishments and looks forward to the goals for the new year. Wednesdays at 3 and 8 a.m.; noon, 4, 7 and 10 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

Addicteen - Six valley teens are challenged to give up their addictions: social media and tobacco. See what happens. Thursdays at 4:30 and 9:30 a.m.; 1:30, 5:30, 8:30 and 11:30 p.m.

Arizona Wildlife Views – After graduating from the police academy, eight wildlife biologists embark on six more months of intensive training on their way to becoming Arizona Game & Fish Wildlife Managers. Wednesdays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m.

Arizona Wildlife Views – Crafting bamboo fly rods by hand requires the skill of a true craftsman and artist. Follow the creative process from raw material to a work of functional art. Wednesdays at 2:30, 7:30 and 11:30 a.m.; 3:30, 6:30 and 9:30 p.m.

Behind the Badge – Scottsdale Police Chief Alan Rodbell discusses topics that affect law enforcement and public safety. Tuesdays at 4 and 9 a.m.; 1, 5, 8 and 11 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.” Saturdays at 4:30 and 9:30 a.m.; 1:30, 5:30, 8:30 and 11:30 p.m.

Civil Dialogue Series: "Scottsdale's Untapped Resource; Employing Individuals with Disabilities" – Author Gary Karp debunks misconceptions employers often have when hiring people with disabilities. Fridays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

City Information – Watch for information on City of Scottsdale events, programs and services. Daily at 5 and 10 a.m.; 2 p.m. and midnight.

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. Tuesdays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m.

Fight the Bite – Experts from Maricopa County answer common questions relating to mosquitoes and their role in spreading diseases. Find out what you can do to keep yourself safe. Sundays at 4:30 and 9:30 a.m.; 1:30, 5:30, 8:30 and 11:30 p.m.

Fire & Water: Restoring Arizona’s Forests - Scottsdale was one of the first cities in the valley to sign on to support forest thinning efforts, which help combat mega-wildfires. Find out why forest thinning efforts are key to restoring our forests and protecting our watersheds, which provide water to valley cities like Scottsdale. Tuesdays at 4:30 and 9:30 a.m.; 1:30, 5:30, 8:30 and 11:30 p.m.

Hard Times, Simple Times – Learn about how it was like to live in Scottsdale during the Great Depression. Fridays at 4 and 9 a.m.; 1, 5, 8 and 11 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

Hashknife Pony Express – The Hashknife riders recreate the oldest officially sanctioned Pony Express in the world, from Payson to Scottsdale. Saturdays at 4 and 9 a.m.; 1, 5, 8 and 11 p.m.

The History of Scottsdale - Winfield Scott is credited for founding Scottsdale, but find out who supplied services like teaching, blacksmithing, cafes and more to the people who settled in what would become Scottsdale, Arizona. Saturdays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

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 3 and 8 a.m.; noon, 4, 7 and 10 p.m.

Maricopa Sports – Reports from all the Valley Community Colleges on sports programs available to students.  Thursdays at 3:30 and 8:30 a.m.; 12:30, 4:30, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m.

Neighborhood College – Learn about the roles and responsibilities of a home owners’ association’s board member and how to assure the association's business is conducted in an efficient and professional manner. Sundays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

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. Mondays at 4 and 9 a.m.; 1, 5, 8 and 11 p.m.

The Road to Recovery - Experience the many successes of the 2017 National Recovery Month observance and start preparing for the 2018 celebration in your community. Thursdays at 4 and 9 a.m.; 1, 5, 8 and 11 p.m.

Scottsdale Forward 2018 - Scottsdale Forward is an annual symposium hosted by the Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce. Featuring a series of speakers from Scottsdale and around the valley, this forum tackles topics that are key to the economic development of the region. Mondays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 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. Wednesdays at 4, 4:30, 9 and 9:30 a.m.; 1, 1:30, 5, 5:30, 8, 8:30, 11 and 11:30 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. Fridays at 3:30 and 8:30 a.m.; 12:30, 4:30, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m.

Sprinkler's Clubhouse – Sprinkler the clown educates children on safety in the home, at school and at play. Daily at 6 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 2, 2:30, 7, 7:30, 11 and 11:30 a.m.; 3, 3:30, 6, 6:30, 9 and 9:30 p.m.

Winfield Scott, Founding Father - Hear the story of Scottsdale's founding father and how he established our community. Tuesdays at Wednesdays at 3 and 8 a.m.; noon, 4, 7 and 10 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

Was World War I Good for Medicine: From 1914’s Grim Reality to Today’s Virtual Reality – NATO Review takes an in-depth look at how medical practices that began 100 years ago are still used today by both military and civilian hospitals. Saturdays at 3:30 and 8:30 a.m.; 12:30, 4:30, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m.

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