TV Highlights & COVID-19 Programming April 13 - April 19

TV Highlights & COVID-19 Programming April 13 - April 19

What's new to CCTV? A List of Programs to Check Out This Week.

  • Posted on: 13 April 2020
  • By: Alfonso

COVID-19 Programming

Town Hall with State Representative Marjorie Decker April 8th, Massachusetts State Representative Marjorie Decker hosts weekly town hall conversations regarding the state response to the coronavirus epidemic. Produced by CCTV.
2 PM on Tues 4/14

Conversations with Dr. Paul Offit, Paul A. Offit M.D. is Director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; and author of several books including "Deadly Choices: How the Anti-Vaccination Movement Threatens Us All." Produced by Dedham TV.
3 PM on Mon 4/13, Wed 4/15, Fri 4/17

Call to Action: What Happens to the Homeless, where do the homeless go, how do they get food, what happens when you have to reinvent everything? Produced by BCTV.
5 PM on Mon 4/13
3:10 PM on Tues 4/14
5:30 PM on Wed 4/15
4 PM on Thurs 4/16, Fri 4/17
6:40 PM on Sun 4/19

Mass State Reps Lenny Mirra and Brad Hill Video Conference, Boxford Cable TV meets virtually with Mass Reps Lenny Mirra and Brad Hill to discuss recent events at the State House regarding the current pandemic. Produced by Boxford TV.
5:30 PM on Mon 4/13
2 PM on Thurs 4/16
6 PM on Sun 4/19

A Conversation With Dr. Kathleen Mackenzie, Dr Kathleen Mackenzie, Professor of Stress Management at Northeastern University discusses how the coronavirus crisis has caused stress levels to increase, and methods to help deal with it. Produced by New Bedford Cable Access.
8:30 PM on Mon 4/13
3:30 PM on Tues 4/14
6 PM on Wed 4/15
5:30 PM on Thurs 4/16

The Unfolding Story of the Coronavirus, produced by WinCAM.
1 PM on Tues 4/14, Thurs 4/16
5 PM on Fri 4/17, Sun 4/19

Healthy Bones & Balance, Healthy Bones & Balance exercise class from Granby, Mass. Produced by Granby TV.
4:30 PM on Tues 4/14
2 PM on Wed 4/15
7:30 PM on Sun 4/19

Town Hall with State Representative Marjorie Decker, State Representative Marjorie Decker held a virtual town hall to discuss a variety of topics as they relate to COVID-19. She was joined by stakeholders including Danna Mauch, President and CEO, Massachusetts Alliance for Mental Health, Kelly Turley Associate Director, Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless, Cambridge Police Commissioner Branville Bard, Dr. Assaad Sayah, CEO of Cambridge Health Alliance, and Monica Halas, a Lead Attorney at Greater Boston Legal Services. Produced by CCTV.
2 PM on Fri 4/17

Governor Baker Update: April 11th
7 PM on Mon 4/13

New Singles

Quarantine Confessionals Block, watch videos produced by people under quarantine during the current pandemic.
6:35 PM on Tuesday 4/14, Thursday 4/16, Friday 4/17
5 PM on Wednesday 4/15

First Wednesdays: The Poetics of Protest in Nina Simone’s “Mississippi Goddam!”, The Poetics of Protest in Nina Simone’s “Mississippi Goddam!” Recorded March 4, 2020. Produced by The Media Factory.
5 PM on Mon 4/13
11 AM on Tues 4/14
11:40 AM on Thurs 4/16
12 PM on Sun 4/19

Music with Lizza, Please join us for a sing along! Based off music curriculum taught by Lizza Obremski. Aimed at ages 1 to 7 but enjoyed by all! Thank you to our sponsors: Nantucket Atheneum, Nantucket Community Television, Nantucket Lighthouse School, Small Friends of Nantucket, Nantucket New School, and "Out to See"! Please visit for full episodes of "Out to See" Produced by the Out to See Foundation - Lizza Obremski + Sue Riddle.
7 PM on Tues 4/14 and Thurs 4/16
12:35 PM on Wednesday 4/15
11 AM on Friday 4/17

Tune in to Channel 9 from Friday through Sunday for a Weekend Marathon! Watch more COVID-19 related programs! Friday 4/17 from 6-9 PM, Saturday 4/18 from 12 PM-Midnight & Sunday 4/19 from 12-4 PM on CCTV Channel 9.