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On the Next Dimensions

Leon County Humane Society joins us with an adorable dog named Buckey to talk about their pet adoption and foster programs. Plus, it’s been a big year for the St. Marks Lighthouse. Join us as we take a look at some of the changes. And we gear up for New Year’s Eve with a Tallahassee tradition. Plus, Chef Walter Wright gives us a few tips for preparing the perfect turkey for your holiday feast on The Tasty Table!

 

 

 

 

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Snow White in Ballet Shoes

Dec 10
Snow White in Ballet Shoes

The Ballet Arts Conservatory of Tallahassee is preparing for their upcoming performances of "Snow White". There will be two performances - December 19th at 8 pm and December 20th at 2:30 ...

In the Gardens: December - Secret Life of Plants - Dormancy

Dec 3
In the Gardens: December - Secret Life of Plants - Dormancy

Just like the rest of the country, our area got an early taste of winter last month. And thanks to those bitter cold temperatures, our gardens are pretty barren and brown. But, even though things l...

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Dec 1
Dimensions-November 26, 2014-photos (815)

Coming up this week on Dimensions we find out what it takes to become the hotdogger behind the wheel of the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile. We also hear from the Tallahassee Museum about how their annual...

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Holiday Shopping with Tallahassee Museum's Market Days

Nov 26
Holiday Shopping with Tallahassee Museum

The Tallahassee Museum is getting ready to help you check a few items off of your shopping list this holiday season while helping themselves raise money at the same time. The museum's Annual Ma...

Helping Elders in Need this Holiday Season

Nov 19
Helping Elders in Need this Holiday Season

Kids aren't the only ones who need to be remembered during the holidays. There are many elders in need in our community as well and it's important to make the season special for them too. A...

Holiday Wish List with Toys for Tots

Nov 12
Holiday Wish List with Toys for Tots

The local Marine Corp League has already begun this year's effort to gather toys for needy children. Rodney McCoy and Marc Dickieson join us to tell us how you can help with this season's T...

Touring History Through Blended Lives Program

Nov 5
Touring History Through Blended Lives Program

A local program celebrating its 13th year is getting ready to immerse school children in Florida's history. The Riley House Center/Museum and the Florida Historic Capitol Museum are teaming up ...

Sharing Water Conference: Agriculture Solutions

Oct 29
Sharing Water Conference: Agriculture Solutions

On October 2 through 4, 2014, Monticello hosted the Sharing Water Conference. Legislators, geologists, legal experts, water managers, and farmers met to discuss the future of the Floridan aquifer. ...

The Tasty Table - French Onion Soup

Oct 22
The Tasty Table - French Onion Soup

Our outdoor temperatures are getting cooler. That's perfect weather for soup and Chef Walter Wright is here with his recipe for French Onion Soup...

Exploring the Small Farms of Florida's Red Hills

Oct 15
Exploring the Small Farms of Florida

Tennessee Fainting Goats and Red Zinger Tea! There are many interesting things to be found on small farms. Watch as we visit Golden Acres Ranch in Monticello and Turkey Hill Farm in Tallassees Ba...

Holy Greenhouse Cow!

Oct 8
Holy Greenhouse Cow!

It's the Jekyll and Hyde of greenhouse gases...CH4. The nice name is Natural Gas, the menacing moniker is Methane. Take a look at research underway at the North Florida Research and Education C...

In the Garden - Garden Herbs

Oct 1
In the Garden - Garden Herbs

In this segment of "In the Garden," we're going to learn about herbs. Trevor Hylton shows us his herb garden at the FAMU Research Station in Quincy and gives us some tips on growing h...

COCA Info is Just a Click Away

Dec 10
COCA Info is Just a Click Away

Finding out about local cultural and arts events and activities can be as easy as going online. COCA's Marketing Director Erica Thaler tells us what we can find at their online webpages and how the cultural arts organization can help you find and learn about new interests in 2015. Click here to learn more about COCA.

Build Your Own Wooden Boat

Dec 10
Build Your Own Wooden Boat

The Wooden Boat Building School at the Apalachicola Maritime Museum now offers instruction for building a variety of small wooden boats. In this video a kayak is under construction, but they also h...

Building Friendships with Big Brothers & Big Sisters

Dec 3
Building Friendships with Big Brothers & Big Sisters

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Big Bend is looking for mentors to help children in our area. Chief Outreach Officer Kristie Teal and Chief Executive Officer Louis Garcia join us talk about the tim...

The Art of Giving with LeMoyne

Nov 26
The Art of Giving with LeMoyne

The LeMoyne Center for the Visual Arts is providing an opportunity for people to get creative during their Christmas Shopping this year. Along with their Holiday Art Show, "The Art of Giving,&...

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Nov 21
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Coming up this week on Dimensions we are ringing in the holiday season with the Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra. We also hear how you can help make this holiday season special for seniors in our are...

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Spaceman Invades Symphony

Nov 19
Spaceman Invades Symphony

The Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra is preparing for their upcoming family concert, "Spaceman Invades Symphony". Music Director and Conductor Maestro Darko Butorac joins us on the Dimensio...

A Wild Musical Event

Nov 12
A Wild Musical Event

The Florida Wild Mammal Association and From the Heart Recording Studio are teaming up to raise money for the FWMA with the Hearts Gone Wild concert. Seth Wagner, Rick Ott, and Dooffie the Pelican ...

In the Garden: "November - Oak Trees of Tallahassee"

Nov 5
In the Garden:  "November - Oak Trees of Tallahassee"

Oak trees are pretty common here in Tallahassee and the Big Bend region. Now, to most of us, an oak tree is an oak tree. Not so, says Stan Rosenthal. He's here "In the Garden" to show...

Get Ready for the Ball with Cinderella and the YAT

Oct 29
Get Ready for the Ball with Cinderella and the YAT

Tallahassee's Young Actors Theatre is celebrating its 39th year with a family favorite, Cinderella Executive Director Tina Williams joins us, along with two cast members, Eva Rosenzweig and Bri...

Remembering Vietnam this Veterans Day

Oct 22
Remembering Vietnam this Veterans Day

Jim Dafoe and Kevin Pierce join us as they kick off the 4th Annual FSU Student Veteran Film Festival. This year's festival will take a look back on the Vietnam War with special film screenings ...

Enjoying Music Outdoors with Goodwood Jams

Oct 15
Enjoying Music Outdoors with Goodwood Jams

Event Co-Chair and Board Vice Chair, Stewart Proctor, joins us, along with Goodwood Executive Director, Beth Lewis, to talk about the 3rd Annual Goodwood Jams Music Festival. The event will take pl...

Catch a Glimpse into the Golden Age of Panama City Beach

Oct 8
Catch a Glimpse into the Golden Age of Panama City Beach

The State Archives of Florida is holding an event that focuses on Panama City Beach. This special photographic event will highlight the Golden Age of Florida's Miracle Strip from the 1930's...

Reading with Furry Friends

Oct 1
Reading with Furry Friends

Our new furry friends named "Emerson" and "Gertie" join us, along with Patty Mitchell, Barbara White-Willner, and Lauralee Moore from R.E.A.D. The Reading Education Assistance D...

Reading, Writing, and Tallahassee Parks & Rec

Dec 10
Reading, Writing, and Tallahassee Parks & Rec

It's not all about fun and games at the Tallahassee Parks and Recreation Community Centers. The centers are also aiming to provide academic support for our community's youth after school ho...

Step Back in Time to Thomasville's Victorian Christmas

Dec 3
Step Back in Time to Thomasville

Thomasville, GA is getting ready to travel back in time with their annual Victorian Christmas Celebration. The event takes place downtown on December 11th and 12th. The Executive Director of Thomas...

Tasty Table- Steamed Mussels

Nov 26
Tasty Table- Steamed Mussels

For this Tasty Table, Chef Walter Wright serves up a simple dish with mussels that is really rich and absolutely delicious! It's Steamed Mussels in White Wine and Roasted Red Pepper Puree Sauce...

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Nov 19
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This week we take a look at a few movements that have helped shape our community. First, we learn about the annual Pow Wow and Living History village held by the Lower Muskogee Creek Tribe. We also...

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Exploring the Small Farms of Florida's Red Hills Part 2

Nov 19
Exploring the Small Farms of Florida's Red Hills Part 2

We visit two Gadsden Co. farms with contrasting takes on organic growing, and a farm to table restaurant that buys Red Hills Small Farm Alliance products.

Purple Pianos for Alzheimer's

Nov 12
Purple Pianos for Alzheimer

Those purple pianos that have been parked in public places around Tallahassee have a purpose. They are there to raise awareness about Alzheimer's disease. Find out where the idea comes from and...

Finding Hope with a Fresh New Start

Nov 5
Finding Hope with a Fresh New Start

An upcoming concert is planned to benefit a new organization called "Fresh New Start." Julz Graham talks with author Prissy Elrod who is also one of the organizers of the fundraiser calle...

Out of the Darkness and into Hope

Oct 29
Out of the Darkness and into Hope

The first 'Out of the Darkness' Walk is coming to Panama City. This event will raise funds and bring hope and light to the subject of suicide prevention. The funds will be used for the Amer...

Happy Owl-O-Ween!

Oct 22
Happy Owl-O-Ween!

St. Francis Wildlife Association is gearing up for their annual Owl-O-Ween party. Plus, they are currently holding a special "Wild Match" Fundraiser. The organization's Education Dire...

Shaping the Future of Education in Gadsden County

Oct 15
Shaping the Future of Education in Gadsden County

The Crossroad Academy Charter School in Quincy is the first school in the history of Gadsden County to become a National Blue Ribbon School. Principal Kevin Forehand joins Kim Kelling Engstrom to t...

Celebrating the History with the Lower Muskogee Creek Tribe

Oct 8
Celebrating the History with the Lower Muskogee Creek Tribe

Each year the Lower Muskogee Creek Tribe holds a Pow Wow and opens up a Living History Village to the public. This gives people from around the area to step into history with the tribe. Dr. Peggy V...

A Local Celebration of Asian Cultures

Oct 1
A Local Celebration of Asian Cultures

Host Julz Graham sits down with Thayumanasamy Somasundaram and Aurora Torres-Hansen from the Asian Coalition of Tallahassee to talk about this year's Experience Asia Festival. The celebration w...

Interning at the Gulf Specimen Marine Lab: Hands On

Dec 3
Interning at the Gulf Specimen Marine Lab: Hands On

For Gulf Specimen Lab interns, hands on experience means hands on octopi and in shark tanks at feeding time. We join them for a trip to Apalachee Bay.

Dimensions-December 3, 2014-photos (816)

Dec 1
Dimensions-December 3, 2014-photos (816)

Coming up this week on Dimensions we learn about a local mentoring program that promotes string friendships and lifelong connections. Thomasville prepares for their annual Victorian Christmas Celeb...

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Hitching a Ride on the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile

Nov 26
Hitching a Ride on the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile

Climb aboard as WFSU's Mike Plummer takes a special ride in an iconic vehicle: The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile! He answers your questions, sings a little song, and finds out what it takes to be th...

Dimensions-October 1, 2014-photos (807)

Nov 19
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This week we are celebrating 125 years of public health in Florida. We also hear about what we can expect from a local celebration of the diverse Asian culture. A few furry friends stop by the set ...

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Walk or Run to Give Thanks with the Turkey Trot

Nov 12
Walk or Run to Give Thanks with the Turkey Trot

David Yon of the Gulf Winds Track Club and Anna Busby of the Capital City Runners join WFSU's Suzanne Smith on the Dimensions set to talk about a different way to kick off your Thanksgiving hol...

Honoring America's Veterans

Nov 5
Honoring America

Florida's Capital City gets ready to celebrate America's military men and women with several events and tributes planned from November 6 through the 11th. Joe West, President of Vet Events ...

New Twists & Old Traditions at the North Florida Fair

Oct 29
New Twists & Old Traditions at the North Florida Fair

The North Florida Fair is kicking of its 73rd year on November 6. A few new twists will be added to the annual traditions this year. Mark Harvey tells us what we can expect. The Fair will continue ...

Puppy Love & the Jefferson County Humane Society

Oct 22
Puppy Love & the Jefferson County Humane Society

Manager Connie Heath and Board President Mark Kessler bring along Derek, the American Bulldog, as they join Host Julz Graham on the Dimensions set. They tell us about what's currently going on ...

Forget Me Not Festival and Fundraiser for Alzheimer's

Oct 15
Forget Me Not Festival and Fundraiser for Alzheimer

November is National Alzheimer's Awareness Month. Jessica Duncan joins us to tell us how our local Alzheimer's Project is working to raise funds and awareness in our community with their an...

A Catalyst for Community Change

Oct 8
A Catalyst for Community Change

We are joined by Betsy Couch and Mike Pate of the Knight Creative Communities Institute. The institute is now holding an application process, giving applicants the chance to be an integral part in ...

Public Health in Florida Turns 125

Oct 1
Public Health in Florida Turns 125

We are joined by Florida Surgeon General and Secretary of Health, Dr. John Armstrong, along with Lisa Barton from the Florida Historic Capitol Museum to talk about the new "125 Years of Florid...

Music & the Moon at Maclay Gardens

Sep 24
Music & the Moon at Maclay Gardens

Stan Rosenthal, Board Member of the Friends of Maclay Gardens organization, sits down with host Julz Graham to talk about the upcoming Moon Over Maclay Jazz Concert. The event will take place on Oc...

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