Happy Valentine’s Day!


Emily’s Garden: Let me Call you sweatheart

Saturday, February 14th @ 9:00 AM
Mondays @ 10:30 AM, Thursday @ 8:30 AM and Fridays @ 12:30 PM

On this Valentine’s day centered episode, Emily learns more about the first manufactured Valentine cards in Worcester Massachusetts. Also, Emily takes a look at the production process of “Conversation Hearts”, America’s most popular Valentine candy follows at the NECCO (New England Confectionery Company). No episode would be complete without a very special Valentine project.


The Children’s Corner: Lovesday

Saturdays @ 9:30 AM

In this episode it’s “Lovesday” in the World of the Magical Couch. The Sheriff celebrates by performing “The Slouch In The Couch Children’s Corner Band’s” original song, “I’ll Always Know You,” with One Eye, The town dentist and Hairy Harry singing backup vocals. Also on this episode, Sheriff Stephen J takes a trip to the “Wilbur’s of Maine” Chocolate Factory where he see’s how hard candy lemon drops and peanut butter fudge are made.

Daily word of interest: Confectioner

HCTV Summer Volunteers

HCTV is a volunteer run operation, and we are currently need volunteers to crew some new shows. These will include:

·  A new sports show.  Tapings will be on Thursday evenings at 6:30, beginning June 26.

·  A book review show and childrens’ reading time.  Tapings on these may vary, but we plan on taping the first show on Friday morning, June 20.

Herndon Community Television
Cox Communications-channel 23 Verizon FiOS Cable-channel 28



Perils for Pedestrians Episode 137

“Perils For Pedestrians” is a public affairs television series that looks at problems confronting pedestrians in communities like yours, and solutions to those problems from across the United States and around the world. Each 28-minute episode consists of interviews with advocates, planners, engineers, and public officials, on a broad range of issues of concern to pedestrians. The program occasionally looks at bicyclists, transit, and broader issues of urban design and public health. This episode includes a trip to the University of California Davis to learn what makes people walk. We also learn what surfaces work best for crutch and wheelchair users. This episode will be broadcast on HCTV June 14 at 6pm, Thursday June 19 at 1pm, Saturday June 21 at 6pm, and Thursday June 26 at 1pm.


Fantastic Forum Ep #38

On location from VICTORY COMICS in Falls Church, VA. Host Devon Sanders and panelists Billie Rae Bates, Jeff Weaver and Patrick Michael Strange explore the notion that the recent success of movies based on comic books has ushered in a GOLDEN AGE OF GEEKS. This episode will air on Thursday June 12 at 10:30pm, June 14 at 9pm, and June 18 at 8:30pm.


Creating Cooperative Kids EFT For Children

Creating Cooperative Kids is a television show that provides education and guidance to caregivers of children from 18 months to 18 years of age. Each episode features parenting experts and step-by-step instructions for parents, grand parents, and educators on raising high self-esteem and cooperative kids.

In this episode:
1. EFT tapping for children, with transformational coach, Cathering Ewing
2. Removing toxins from you home, with health coach, Jennifer Steiner
3. Interview with authors, Dorothy Martin-Neville, PhD and Tom Russo

This episode will air on HCTV on Friday June 13 at 10am, Tuesday June 17 at 8am, Thursday June 19 at 2:30pm, and Friday June 20 at 10am.creatingcooperativekids

InFocus Trip To Northern Lights

The voyages of Norway’s Hurtigruten shipping company are legendary. Two couples are on board the MS Nordkapp: Susanne and Neil McCleod are on a delayed honeymoon and Brigitte and Hans Dieter Röwer are celebrating their diamond wedding anniversary. The four want to experience the beauty of nature and feel the rough seas and strong winds at the icy edge of Europe. The program includes a dog sleigh excursion, a night in a snow hotel and a king-crab dinner. Both couples are hoping to see the Northern Lights. Will be broadcast on June 10, June 13, June 16, June 17, and June 20.


Tech Eyes Twitter

Twitter. Befuddled by tweets and retweets? Join Teresa Martin and guest Barbara Oliver to demystify the world of Twitter and explore ways people use it, from writing poetry to chatting around the virtual water cooler.

Digital evangelist Teresa A. Martin has worked at the intersection of technology and content for more than 25 years. She served as a CEO and COO of technology companies in Silicon Valley and metro Boston, authored three books on web and online technologies, and launched several start-ups.

She was part of the high-profile Information Design Lab within Knight-Ridder, developing a prototype tablet newspaper in 1994, along with early content management tools to store, retrieve, archive, and manage mixed media content. She then founded one of the first web content publishing companies and grew it from launch to acquisition in five years.

In the early 2000s Martin worked as VP/Strategy and COO for a digital asset management company whose products managed photographs, PDFs, and other large graphic files. She developed hosted (aka cloud-based) product set as well as building relationships that led to new distribution channels. This episode will be broadcast on HCTV on June 9, June 10, June 16, June 17, and June 23.