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


    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...

  • 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:


    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: 

    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.

  • What the arts have taught us during the COVID-19 pandemic: Lessons shared by arts organizations in Kalamazoo

    While striving to make their organizations work during the COVID-19 pandemic, arts organizations in Kalamazoo have uncovered valuable lessons on the role of the arts in our social distance world.  

  • MediaU Production Tips: Live Streaming

    On April 16th, 2020 Public Media Network hosted “MediaU Production Tips Webinar: Live Streaming for Faith-Based Services.” 

    Topics included:

    • Live Streaming  

    • Video Conferencing 

    • Tips for Remote Production 

    • Privacy and Copyright 

    • Benefits Public Media Network Membership

    Click Here to watch the webinar

    Click Here to view the resources packet