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Spring is almost here and it’s the perfect time to start your own garden! We’re bringing you a few tips for planting seeds in the spring. We’re also learning about the rare and unique plants that call our region home. Plus, we find out more about what’s being one to protect them and we keep it green as we gear up for an annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration.

 

 

 

 

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Mar 5
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Were jumping into Spring on this episode of Dimensions. St. Patircks Day is just around the corner and we find out how the Tallahassee Irish Society is preparing for their annual celebration. We tr...

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Volunteers' Labor of Love: The Wolf Creek Trout Lily Preserve

Mar 4
Volunteers

The Florida Native Plant Society's Magnolia Chapter worked to create and manage this preserve. They strive to protect our area's rare and beautiful plants.

Commemorating the Battle of Natural Bridge

Feb 25
Commemorating the Battle of Natural Bridge

This March marks 150 years since the Battle of Natural Bridge, one of Floridas major Civil War battles. The battle took place just a few miles south of Tallahassee and Each year the Natural Bridge ...

Rocking Adolescence with the YAT

Feb 18
Rocking Adolescence with the YAT

Tallahassee's Young Actors Theatre is gearing up for their high energy rock production of '13 The Musical'. This upcoming production takes us on a journey through becoming a teenager an...

Exploring the Carrabelle Bottle House

Feb 11
Exploring the Carrabelle Bottle House

This story takes us down along the coast where WFSU's Mike Plummer introduces us to a man with an unusual penchant for construction.

In the Garden: February - Pruning Grape Vines

Feb 4
In the Garden:  February - Pruning Grape Vines

February is a good time to get out of the house to do a little yard and garden maintenance. One outdoor job that should be done this time of year is pruning grape vines. Here's Trevor Hylton wi...

Commemorating Civil Rights in the Sunshine State

Jan 28
Commemorating Civil Rights in the Sunshine State

The Museum of Florida History launched a special exhibit this past fall. The exhibit is dedicated to Civil Rights here in Florida. The exhibit will run through April and has several upcoming progra...

Behind-the-Scenes at a Shakespeare Audition

Jan 21
Behind-the-Scenes at a Shakespeare Audition

After many years away, the southern Shakespeare festival is returning to Tallahassee with a festival featuring 'a midsummer night's dream.' But before any actors can take to the stage,...

Theatre Tallahassee Brings the 'Proof'

Jan 14
Theatre Tallahassee Brings the

Theatre Tallahassee is preparing for its latest run of 'Proof' the story of a young woman dealing with her father's mental illness, aging, and acceptance. The performances will run from...

A Big Change at the St. Marks Lighthouse

Jan 7
A Big Change at the St. Marks Lighthouse

The St. Marks Lighthouse has undergone several changes over the last year. And we were there to capture some of them! Producer Suzanne Smith takes us to St. Marks to watch as the lighthouse is reno...

The Tasty Table - Turkey Tips

Dec 17
The Tasty Table -  Turkey Tips

We're deep into the Holiday Season, with plenty of celebrating and feasting still ahead. If you haven't finalized your menu for your Christmas or New Year's dinner, Chef Walter Wright s...

COCA Info is Just a Click Away

Dec 10
COCA Info is Just a Click Away

Finding out about local cultural and arts events and activities can be as easy as going online. COCA's Marketing Director Erica Thaler tells us what we can find at their online webpages and how...

In the Garden: Starting Seeds and Transplanting Plants

Mar 4
In the Garden:  Starting Seeds and Transplanting Plants

If the recent cold weather we've been having has you worried about getting your Spring vegetables planted, there is a solution. Molly Jameson, from the UF / IFAS Leon County Extension has some tips for you on starting seeds and transplanting seedlings before your Spring planting.

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Mar 5
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We have a history lesson that is 150 years in the making! Join us for a preview of this years reenactment of the Battle of Natural Bridge. Plus, folks over 50 are gearing up for the Capital City Se...

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Tasty Table: February - Grilled Pineapple, Mango & Avocado Salad

Feb 25
Tasty Table: February - Grilled Pineapple, Mango & Avocado Salad

If you're sticking with your Resolution to eat better and healthier this year, Chef Walter Wright has another dish to help you stay on track. This time it's a salad with a bit of a tropical...

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Feb 18
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On this weeks Dimensions, we take a look at the interaction between wild places and wild things with an expedition through Florida Wildlife Corridor. The Young Actors Theatre gives us a preview of ...

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Celebrating Women & Girls

Feb 18
Celebrating Women & Girls

March is Women's History Month and the Oasis Center for Women and Girls is gearing up to celebrate. Their 5th Annual Celebration of Women and Girls will take place on February 27th at The Moon ...

Sharing the Journey with Big Bend Hospice

Feb 11
Sharing the Journey with Big Bend Hospice

Low Flying Planes guitarist Randy Hock joins us on the Dimensions set to tell us about an upcoming fundraiser to benefit Big Bend Hospice. The annual benefit concert, Share the Journey, will take p...

Mixing Art with the Food & Fun of Mardi Gras

Feb 4
Mixing Art with the Food & Fun of Mardi Gras

The 6th Annual ArtiGras Festival will be coming to Railroad Square on February 21st. Executive Driector Laura Floyd was here to tell us what we can expect from this year's event. Click here to...

Celebrating the Connection Between Fathers & Daughters

Jan 28
Celebrating the Connection Between Fathers & Daughters

This year will be the 10th Annual Daddy-Daughter Dance held by the Tallahassee Northside Rotary Club. The event celebrates the bond between fathers and their daughters of all ages. The dance will b...

Mission San Luis Living History: Making a Historical Love Connection

Jan 21
Mission San Luis Living History: Making a Historical Love Connection

Mission San Luis is hosting a special romantic event just in time for Valentine's Day. Living History Interpreter Paulo Vinanti (as Captain Francisco de Uriza) is here to tell us more about the...

Dinner and a Show with The Wonderettes

Jan 14
Dinner and a Show with The Wonderettes

The Monticello Opera House is gearing up for a musical comedy that is sure to be a hit. Their latest dinner theatre production will be "The Marvelous Wonderettes" and will run from Januar...

Three Days with 30A

Jan 7
Three Days with 30A

The beaches of Walton County will soon be filled with great music and fun for the 6th Annual 30ASongwriters Festival. The three-day event will kick off on January 16th and will continue through the...

Finding Homes for Animals in Need

Dec 17
Finding Homes for Animals in Need

The Leon County Humane Society is always looking for loving homes for their adoptable animals. But they also need foster families for dogs that havent found their forever homes yet. Executive Direc...

Reading, Writing, and Tallahassee Parks and Rec

Dec 10
Reading, Writing, and Tallahassee Parks and Rec

It's not all about fun and games at the Tallahassee Parks and Recreation Community Centers. The centers are also aiming to provide academic support for our community's youth after school ho...

Discovering Florida's Rare Flowers

Mar 4
Discovering Florida

Florida is home to an abundance of unique flowers. The Florida Native Plant Society aims to promote, preserve, and restore Florida's Native Plants. Scott Davis, Vice President of the Magnolia C...

Gear Up in Green for the Shamrock Scurry

Feb 25
Gear Up in Green for the Shamrock Scurry

The 2015 Shamrock Scurry is just around the corner. The races and the following pancake breakfast will take place on March 14. Host Julz Graham sits down with co-chair Connie Clark to learn more ab...

Preparing Kids for Success

Feb 18
Preparing Kids for Success

Tallahassee's new mayor, Andrew Gillum, joins Kim Kelling Engstrom on the set to talk about his new initiatives to help prepare our community's kids for success. One of these being his Fami...

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Feb 13
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This week we take a look at what Wakulla Springs and the world William Shakespeare lived in have in common. Join us for the final installment of the three-part EcoShakepeare series. We also sit dow...

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A Song of Protection for Wakulla Springs: EcoShakespeare

Feb 11
A Song of Protection for Wakulla Springs: EcoShakespeare

Titania's fairies ward off critters; Wakulla Spring wards off threats to its water. We view the spring's issues through the lens of Shakespeare's worldview.

Everyone is an Artist at the Art & Soul Celebration

Feb 4
Everyone is an Artist at the Art & Soul Celebration

The LeMoyne Center for Visual Arts is gearing up for their annual Art & Soul Celebration, where everyone is an artist. LeMoyne's Executive Director Ann Kozeliski joins us, along with event ...

The Tasty Table - Healthy Lettuce Wraps

Jan 28
The Tasty Table - Healthy Lettuce Wraps

If your resolution for this New Year was to eat healthy or to lose some weight, Chef Walter Wright has a dish for you that will work in either case...

Catching Up with Opening Nights

Jan 21
Catching Up with Opening Nights

Opening Nights Director Chris Heacox joins us on the Dimensions set to give us an update on this season. There have been a few big changes this year and this season is bigger than ever. In February...

Staying Active and Empowering Women After School

Jan 14
Staying Active and Empowering Women After School

Girls on the Run is an aferschool program designed to get girls interested in running. Producer Suzanne Smith finds out that exercise isn't the only purpose of this organization. They are worki...

A Musical Celebration of Life and Unity

Jan 7
A Musical Celebration of Life and Unity

The Tallahassee Community Chorus is using their music to celebrate the lives of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Nelson Mandela. Their Unity 10 Concert will take place on January 24 at Ruby Diamond Conc...

Ring in the New Year at Kleman Plaza

Dec 17
Ring in the New Year at Kleman Plaza

There arent many days left in 2014. And Tallahassee is preparing to welcome 2015 with their annual New Years party. The Downtown Tallahassee New Years Eve event kicks off at 7 pm at Kleman Plaza. T...

Build Your Own Wooden Boat

Dec 10
Build Your Own Wooden Boat

The Wooden Boat Building School at the Apalachicola Maritime Museum now offers instruction for building a variety of small wooden boats. In this video a kayak is under construction, but they also h...

Going Green with the Irish Society

Mar 4
Going Green with the Irish Society

The Tallahassee Irish Society is gearing up for their annual St. Patrick's Day Festival, taking place on March 14th. The festival will include a race, parade, and plenty of fun for the whole fa...

Preparing for the Upcoming Senior Games

Feb 25
Preparing for the Upcoming Senior Games

The Capital City Senior Games are returning to Tallahassee March 10 16. This annual event is for anyone 50 and older and features a variety of sports. Kristy Carter with the Tallahassee Senior Cent...

Exploring the Florida Wildlife Corridor

Feb 18
Exploring the Florida Wildlife Corridor

Florida is a big state with some amazing natural resources. In this segment, WFSU's own Mike Plummer introduces us to an expedition underway across the sunshine state, to help us understand t...

Shakespeare Behind the Scenes

Feb 11
Shakespeare Behind the Scenes

WFSU Producer Rob Diaz de Villegas and Artistic Director Lanny Thomas sit down with Julz Graham to talk about their current intertwined projects. We find out how the EcoShakespeare Project came abo...

Foraging and the Magic of Plants: EcoShakespeare

Feb 4
Foraging and the Magic of Plants: EcoShakespeare

We forage by Lake Iamonia, exploring Shakespeare's knowledge of plants and their uses. It shows in our Midsummer Night's scene, shot at Tall Timbers.

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Feb 2
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An all new Dimensions is coming your way! This week, were all about art appreciation. First, we hear about the upcoming LeMoyne Art and Soul Celebration. And then we learn what we can expect from A...

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Clearcutting the Longleaf Forest: EcoShakespeare

Jan 28
Clearcutting the Longleaf Forest: EcoShakespeare

Oberon and Titania's martial strife has led to ecological upheaval. What does Shakespeare have to say about man's relationship to nature?

Local Group Helps Community Connect with Foster Children

Jan 21
Local Group Helps Community Connect with Foster Children

One local organization is working to get our area's foster children connected to the community. Mike Watkins and Whitney Baptista join Kim Kelling Engstrom to tell us more about Big Bend Commun...

WPAX: Good Old-Fashioned Radio History

Jan 14
WPAX: Good Old-Fashioned Radio History

WPAX-AM in Thomasville is one of the oldest licensed radio stations in the country. Take a look into its past and get a glimpse into a simpler time in America.

In the Garden: Analyzing Your Trees

Jan 7
In the Garden: Analyzing Your Trees

In past installments of In the Garden, Stan Rosenthal, our Leon County Extension Forester, has talked about trees and the potential liability issues homeowners can face if a tree on their property ...

Snow White in Ballet Shoes

Dec 10
Snow White in Ballet Shoes

The Ballet Arts Conservatory of Tallahassee is preparing for their upcoming performances of "Snow White". There will be two performances - December 19th at 8 pm and December 20th at 2:30 ...

Step Back in Time to Thomasville's Victorian Christmas

Dec 3
Step Back in Time to Thomasville

Thomasville, GA is getting ready to travel back in time with their annual Victorian Christmas Celebration. The event takes place downtown on December 11th and 12th. The Executive Director of Thomas...

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