Schedule of Upcoming Events

Please note the Public Media Commons is open 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily except during private events.

Nature in the Commons
May 15-31, 7:00 a.m.—11:00 p.m.

Stop by the Public Media Commons any time – from 7 in the morning until 11 at night – to watch dynamic video on the two-story screens. It’s free, and for the rest of May, the theme is nature. You’ll see everything from landscapes and animals to humans enjoying the wonders of nature.


Feast TV Taste & See Season Tickets
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Join us again for our popular series of five events featuring tastes of regional foods and beverages, spectacular video, activities and demonstrations. Tickets are $48 per person for the remaining 4 events – a savings of 20%! 

Fridays at 7:00 p.m. in the Public Media Commons:
June 17: Pizza & Beer
July 15: BBQ & Spirits
August 19: Breakfast for Dinner
September 16: Go Fish

Feast TV Taste & See events are a partnership of the Nine Network and Feast Magazine with presenting sponsor Wells Fargo Advisors LLC. Admission is $15. Must be 21 to enter, valid photo ID required.


Connecting the Dots on Education in St. Louis
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 6:00 p.m.
Private Event


Storytime in the Commons
Saturdays, June 4, 2016, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Clifford
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We invite you to enjoy our free, special family reading program this summer in the Public Media Commons, outside the Nine Network. Each event will feature a favorite character from PBS Kids and will include stories, visuals on the big screens, crafts, games, and other family activities geared to young children. PBS Kids characters will be available for photos with the children. Storytime in the Commons is part of the Nine Network’s American Graduate initiative and is presented in partnership with St. Louis Public Library.


Feast TV Taste & See | Pizza & Beer
Friday, June 17, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
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Come and enjoy this perfect pairing and satisfying your cravings for ooey-gooey pizza and creative craft beer. Calzones and pizza pies along with cured meats and fantastic brews will be on offer at this event. The event is a partnership of the Nine Network and Feast Magazine with presenting sponsor Wells Fargo Advisors LLC. Admission is $15. Must be 21 to enter, valid photo ID required.


The Living Green in the Public Media Commons
Friday, June 18, 2016 7:00 p.m.
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The Missouri Prairie Foundation and the Nine Network invite you to a special event celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Missouri Prairie Foundation. Join us for a screening of Jens Jensen The Living Green at the Nine Network of Public Media in the Public Media Commons on Saturday, June 18 at 7:00 p.m.


Nine Network Beer Launch Party
Saturday, June 25, 2016 7:00 p.m.

On June 25 from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. we will launch the new Nine Network beer, “Cloud 9,” at a special member event in the Public Media Commons. The new Nine Network beer created this spring by a group of passionate Nine Network members, is a 5.5% American Pale Ale that combines raspberry, lime and vanilla to produce the sensory illusion of a grapefruit creamsicle.

Become a member of the Nine Network at the $100 level to receive a ticket to the beer launch party, which will include:

  • Food
  • Beverages
  • Live music
  • Video on the two-story screens in the Public Media Commons about beer and beer-making in our region
  • Gift Pack of three 22 oz. bottles of the new Nine Network beer
  • A one-pint Nine Network/4 Hands Brewing Company co-branded mason jar

Storytime in the Commons
Saturdays, July 2, 2016, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Curious George
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We invite you to enjoy our free, special family reading program this summer in the Public Media Commons, outside the Nine Network. Each event will feature a favorite character from PBS Kids and will include stories, visuals on the big screens, crafts, games, and other family activities geared to young children. PBS Kids characters will be available for photos with the children. Storytime in the Commons is part of the Nine Network’s American Graduate initiative and is presented in partnership with St. Louis Public Library.


Feast TV Taste & See | BBQ & Spirits
Friday, July 15, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
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There are as many varieties of barbecue as there are spirits. We’ll sample these American classics, meet the people behind the smokers and enjoy cocktails from our region’s best distilleries. The event is a partnership of the Nine Network and Feast Magazine with presenting sponsor Wells Fargo Advisors LLC. Admission is $15. Must be 21 to enter, valid photo ID required.


Storytime in the Commons
Saturdays, August 6, 2016, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Dinosaur Train
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We invite you to enjoy our free, special family reading program this summer in the Public Media Commons, outside the Nine Network. Each event will feature a favorite character from PBS Kids and will include stories, visuals on the big screens, crafts, games, and other family activities geared to young children. PBS Kids characters will be available for photos with the children. Storytime in the Commons is part of the Nine Network’s American Graduate initiative and is presented in partnership with St. Louis Public Library.


Feast TV Taste & See | Breakfast for Dinner
Friday, August 19, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
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Indulge in doughnuts, eggs, crepes, pancakes, bagels, chocolate, coffee and even coffee stout. See why breakfast is sometimes even better when it’s eaten for dinner. The event is a partnership of the Nine Network and Feast Magazine with presenting sponsor Wells Fargo Advisors LLC. Admission is $15. Must be 21 to enter, valid photo ID required.


Storytime in the Commons
Saturdays, September 10, 2016, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood
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We invite you to enjoy our free, special family reading program this summer in the Public Media Commons, outside the Nine Network. Each event will feature a favorite character from PBS Kids and will include stories, visuals on the big screens, crafts, games, and other family activities geared to young children. PBS Kids characters will be available for photos with the children. Storytime in the Commons is part of the Nine Network’s American Graduate initiative and is presented in partnership with St. Louis Public Library.


Feast TV Taste & See | Go Fish
Friday, September 16, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
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Experience the beauty and the flavor of local, Midwest-raised fish and learn the how’s and why’s of preparing, dining and imbibing with all things aquatic. Paired with outstanding wines, of course. The event is a partnership of the Nine Network and Feast Magazine with presenting sponsor Wells Fargo Advisors LLC. Admission is $15. Must be 21 to enter, valid photo ID required.


Storytime in the Commons
Saturdays, October 1, 2016, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Peg + Cat
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We invite you to enjoy our free, special family reading program this summer in the Public Media Commons, outside the Nine Network. Each event will feature a favorite character from PBS Kids and will include stories, visuals on the big screens, crafts, games, and other family activities geared to young children. PBS Kids characters will be available for photos with the children. Storytime in the Commons is part of the Nine Network’s American Graduate initiative and is presented in partnership with St. Louis Public Library.