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Black History Month on WQED

WQED broadcasts local and national programming created by and about African-Americans year-round, engaging viewers in an exploration of Black History.

Freedom House Ambulance

WQED Specials

In 1967, Pittsburgh's inner city produced America’s first EMT service. Comprised solely of Black men and women recruited from the city’s Hill District neighborhood, these paramedics became trailblazers in providing pre-hospital and CPR care.

Lost and Found

Finding Your Roots

Henry Louis Gates uses DNA detective work to solve family mysteries for Pittsburgh native Joe Manganiello and football star Tony Gonzalez—compelling each man to rethink his own identity.

Change to WQED's Schedule

Starting Monday, February 6, we’re making some changes to our daytime schedule in order to bring you MORE of your favorite nature, history and drama shows! It’s primetime on YOUR time, weekday afternoons from 2pm-6pm!

Main Street Sweets

Pittsburgh Eats

This Greensburg, Pennsylvania candy and shake shop is serving up creamy works of art featuring ice cream from Kerber's Dairy in nearby North Huntingdon.

WQED thanks RAD for supporting WQED and other assets in Allegheny County. Click here to learn more about their 2021 impact.

Impactful public affairs programming.

Rick Sebak's classic look at Western Pennsylvania.

The region's culinary scene.

Rick Sebak's tales of greater Pittsburgh.

Documentary shorts from WQED.

Surrounded by great stories.

Thoughtful dialogue from diverse groups.

Spotlight on Pittsburgh musicians.

Landmarks along the GAP bike trail.

Trending Pittsburgh in 60 seconds.

Learn to draw cartoon characters.

A series on parenting in the digital age.

Local independent film selections.

Learn more about the PBS Video App

With WQED Passport You'll have access to tens of thousands of hours of the best national and local shows on demand! Learn more about Passport.

Chantal Braziel

WQED Sessions

Chantal Braziel is a classically-trained soprano from Pittsburgh, PA. Her passion for music has allowed her to learn and perform in some of the world's greatest opera houses.

The 2023 Writers Contest is open!

WQED Education

The 2023 "Write My Future" Writers Contest IS OPEN! The deadline to enter will be March 31st 2023. Children use their imagination to inspire a story where they are the star and write about where they see themselves in the future.

iQ Smartparent: Teachable Moments

Watch fun and fascinating video learning experiences for children and their families. Learn about managing mistakes, staying organized, following your dreams and much more!

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