MOLINE, ILLINOIS (June 10, 2022) — WQPT is excited to welcome Melissa Gravert to fill vital educational outreach position. Melissa will oversee outreach initiative and activities, Summer of Possibilities library visits, First book Club, Ambassador program, and community outreach.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (June 1, 2022) — After two years without their elite volunteer corps due to COVID, WQPT welcomes the 2022 WQPT/PBS Ambassadors.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (April 18, 2022) — Regional College students have been making a difference for years as WQPT/PBS Ambassadors, an elite volunteer group representing WQPT throughout eastern Iowa and western Illinois.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (March 8, 2022) — The award-winning documentary Jean Seberg: Actress Activist Icon will have its broadcast premiere on WQPT-Quad Cities PBS and screen one time on Sunday, March 27, 7PM. The film was produced by Mid-America Emmy Award winners Kelly and Tammy Rundle of Fourth Wall Films, and Regional Emmy-nominated filmmaker Garry McGee of McMarr Ltd.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (February 8, 2022) — WQPT announced today that it is now live-streaming on DIRECTV STREAM. A dedicated live channel for WQPT is already available to all local DIRECTV STREAM customers, supplemented with additional PBS on-demand programming that will continue to expand PBS’s digital footprint and offer viewers additional ways to stream PBS content.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (January 19, 2022) — WQPT, Quad Cities PBS is holding the second iteration of their original fundraiser “The Auction is at Your House.”  The event is an on-air, on-line auction airing on WQPT January 27 and 28, 8-10PM, while bidding has started on-line at wqpt.org/auction.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (November 11, 2021) — They’re Back! Live, improvised, inappropriate acoustic-rock comedy is back! November 20, 7:30PM, join the comedic musical stylings of Bandwagon.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (November 11, 2021) — They’re Back! Live, improvised, inappropriate acoustic-rock comedy is back! November 20, 7:30PM, join the comedic musical stylings of Bandwagon.

WQPT Wins Awards

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (May 18, 2021) May was an exciting month for WQPT winning a Communicator Award “Award of Excellence” in the Writing-Column/Editorial category for an article Director of Education Michael Carton wrote for Quad City Family Focus Magazine titled “Advice from Elmo,” which had been published in June 2020.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (May 7, 2021) — The Black Box Theatre is holding auditions for the upcoming spring/summer season.

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