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.

POV: Whose Streets? Screening & Discussion
Friday, July 27, 7–9:00 p.m.
Free, registration requested

Join Nine Network, KDHK and ArchCity Defenders for a screening and discussion of POV: Whose Streets?—an unflinching look at the Ferguson, Missouri, uprising after an unarmed teenager, Michael Brown, is killed by police. Please bring chairs or blankets for seating.


Dancing in the Commons – Tango
Friday, August 3, 7-9:00 p.m.
SOLD OUT

Presented by AARP in St. Louis in partnership with the Nine Network and St. Louis Pubic Radio.

Join us for the inaugural season of Dancing in the Commons, a free summer series in the Public Media Commons. Professional dancers from Convergence Dance and Body Center will demonstrate the basic steps, then it’s your time on the open-air dance floor.

You must be 18 years and older to attend. There will be snacks for sale along with a cash bar. Please bring chairs for seating.


Storytime in the Commons: Embrace Cultural Diversity
Saturday, August 4, 9:30–11:00 a.m.
Register on Eventbrite

Featuring WordGirl & Super Why!

Storytime in the Commons returns bigger and better than ever with more PBS KIDS characters and themes focused on learning and character building.

Meet and take photos with your favorite PBS KIDS® characters. Stories will be read and shared on the big outdoor screen. There will be crafts, games, and other fun activities for the whole family.


Taste & See with the Nine Network and Feast TV: Frozen Assets
Friday, August 17, 7:00 p.m.
Learn More | SOLD OUT

Sweet frozen treats are a hallmark of summertime fun and this Taste & See will give you a taste of everything, from snow cones to ice cream. Host Cat Neville will take you on a tour of local frozen favorites, with a few savory dishes on offer as well. Boozy cocktails, handmade ice cream and other hot-weather favorites are sure to keep you cool on this August night.


Taste & See with the Nine Network and Feast TV: Wood Fired
Friday, September 21, 7:00 p.m.
Learn More | SOLD OUT

Live-fire cooking is a growing trend. The intense heat and smoke of wood fire add dimension to even simple dishes. From barbecue to pizza to baba ganoush to pita, wood-fired fare is the perfect flavor for early fall. Join host Cat Neville for our final Taste & See of the season as she brings you flame-kissed flavors.


Storytime in the Commons: Be My Neighbor Day
Saturday, September 29, 9:30–11:00 a.m.

Featuring Daniel Tiger & Katerina Kittycat.

Storytime in the Commons returns bigger and better than ever with more PBS KIDS characters and themes focused on learning and character building.

Meet and take photos with your favorite PBS KIDS® characters. Stories will be read and shared on the big outdoor screen. There will be crafts, games, and other fun activities for the whole family.