Media by you

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    Connect with Local Government

    Gavel to gavel coverage of local municipal meetings keeps you engaged with the decisions of your local elected officials.

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    Turn Your Passion into Content

    Whether a novice or professional, you can create and deliver your message.
     

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    Community-Driven Media Hub

    Media that is controlled and shaped by you.  From podcasts to television programs, this is media that reflects the community.

Making home grown media

  • Learning some media skills

    MediaU

    Gain media skills in a hands-on learning environment.  MediaU courses provide you with the skills to become a media maker or to improve your skills. Create media to shift our local narratives.

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    Volunteer Opportunities

    We need people like you to help create local media.  Join us on local productions and learn media skills to share your story. We'll provide the training necessary to get started.

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    Nonprofit Partnerships

    We partner with local nonprofit organizations to help increase their connections with the community.

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    Watch on Roku, Apple TV, and Fire TV

    Public Media Network is available on more platforms than cable television.  You can watch local content through our app on Roku, FireTV, and Apple TV devices.

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    Stay Home, Stay Safe Video Challenge

    Stay creative and fight cabin fever.  Send in your creative content to the video challenge. 

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    Learn some tips and tricks

    Need some tips on how to produce media at home using your mobile devices? Check out this online training and stay creative.

The media producer from next door

  • Daniel Monroe

    Media Maker, "Evil Dragon Theatre" & "Captain Wallace Live!"

    Bringing a passion for art and media together to entertain all ages.

    “I came into PMN with the idea to get my product out and give it a voice in the Kalamazoo community,” said Monroe who first started by producing projects on YouTube and Facebook nearly 15 years ago. “It’s wonderful to have a venue to express creativity.” 

    Learn more

 

 

Stay connected...

  • Water Cooler Chat May 29th at 4:00 PM

    Public Media Network wants you to join our virtual water cooler chat! 

    Join us via Zoom on Friday May 29th at 4:00 pm.

    No formal agenda, just come and hang out and catch up with your favorite folks from Public Media Network.

    We are excited to share updates about Public Media Network, answer your questions, learn how we can help you, and hear about what you would like to see from Public Media Network.

    Registration is required to log in, click here to register:

    https://tinyurl.com/pmnwatercooler2

    Thank you and we look forward to seeing you Friday May 29th at 4:00 PM! 

  • Stay home, Stay informed in Kalamazoo

    Even though we are staying home, we can still stay connected with the Kalamazoo Community. Check out this compilation of virtual events and resources to stay engaged with the community during quarantine.

  • Quarantine Diaries: "Rolling with the punches"

    A recent WMU graduate devotes her time to learning how to roller skate during quarantine. 

  • Summer Media Camps

    Summer is just around the corner and Public Media Network needs your help to prepare!

    Public Media Network is updating our summer camp programming so that we may offer online media camps.

    To make our online camps as beneficial as possible, we would love to hear feedback from you and your family about what works and what doesn't when it comes to virtual programming.

    Please complete the survey by visiting:

     https://www.jotform.com/build/201356913613047

     

    If your family would like to register for Public Media Network's small in-person media camps, registration is now open online!

    Ready to register? Visit: https://www.publicmedianet.org/youth-media-camps 

    Our smaller (6-8 kids) in-person camps will run if allowed under state and local health guidelines.

    If in-person camps are cancelled registration fees will be refunded in full. 

    Thank you for your help and we look forward to sharing more information about our online summer media camps soon!

  • Public Media Network joins the OF/BY/FOR ALL Change Network

    Thrilled to announce that we’re new members of the OF/BY/FOR ALL Change Network - a global network of changemakers committed to equity, relevance, and inclusive growth. We are ready to light the fire and take on the global challenge to become of, by, and for our community.