Week of February 22nd-26th, 2016

New this week: Art, drama, and music performance

Enjoying some sunny weather? MCTV staff have been very busy putting together programming for you this week. Check out the following videos, now in the TV schedule and available online: 

  • Mary Todd Performance at Greenfield Savings Bank 2/13/16: Excerpts of dramatic monologue interpreting the unique character of Mary Todd Lincoln, followed by a discussion by actress Kathy Kennedy. These monologues are excerpted from a longer piece, "Pass my Perfections Lightly By."   32 mins. 
  • Coffeehouse music series 2/12/16: Each month friends of the Great Falls Discovery Center host an evening coffeehouse with local spoken word and musical talent. Proceeds for sales at the February event benefited the organization No Fracked Gas in Western Mass. 1 hr, 34 mins. 
  • Carlos Anderson: "As you love thyself," 2016: Carlos W. Anderson is the founder and president of New Genesis Foundation Inc. and Life School Ministry who uses spoken, written, and song-sung words to enliven his Christian spiritual teachings. This sermon, filmed at Symphony Space, Manhattan NY, reminds us to examine our impulse to help someone else without respecting our own needs. 34 mins. 
  • Black History Month 2016 Art lecture Kickoff: Learn more about the art that was on display this month at the Great Falls Discovery Center as part of the Music & Diversity II February event series. The art exhibit includes handmade dolls by multi-media artist Belinda Lyons Zucker and portraits painted by Louise Minks. Lecture by Tim Neumann, executive director of the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association. 56 mins. 

And don't forget to tune into our live broadcast of local meetings, including the Montague Selectboard meeting Mondays at 7pm and the Finance committee meeting Wednesdays at 6pm. 

Something going on you think others would like to see? Get in touch and learn how easy it is to use a camera and capture the moment! (413) 863-9200infomontaguetv@gmail.com, or stop by 34 2nd Street in Turners between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. We'd love to work with you!