Channel 13
PEGASYS Public Access Series 
Descriptions and Links​

​Both Sides of the Bars​
Examines America’s Criminal Justice System and sparks a discussion about its impact and effects on communities.
30 minutes
Provided by Wies van Leuken of the Village of Cayuga Heights
Saturdays at 11pm, ​​Sundays at 5pm, Mondays at 11am.​
Democracy Now
Daily news
​60 minutes
​Provided by Wies van Leuken of the Village of Cayuga Heights
Mondays - Thursdays 5pm and 11pm; Tuesdays - Fridays 11am​
Sri Harold Klemp provides spiritual guidance
30 minutes​
Provided by John ​​​Finnigan of Caroline
Sundays at 8pm​, Mondays at 2pm, Tuesdays at 8am
E.L. Show
Puppets and cartoons!
30 minutes
Produced by Andy Finkle of the Town of Dryden
Saturdays at 10:30am.​

​First Unitarian Church

Weekly virtual service ​​​​​of the First Unitarian Society of Ithaca
40-60 minutes​
​Produced by Jessica English of the City of Ithaca.
Sundays at 10:30am and 7pm, Mondays at 1pm, Tuesdays at 7am
​​Homemade Jams
Local music performances taped on location in Ithaca
2 hours
Produced by Jurden Alexander of the City of Ithaca.
Wednesdays at 9pm, Thursdays at 3pm, Fridays at 9am,
​Saturdays at 6pm, Sundays at 12am and 12pm, Mondays at 6am.
You can see some episodes from this series at:
Ithaca DSA
Progressive political topics presented of the Democratic Socialists of America
30 minutes
Produced by Theresa Alt of the City of Ithaca.
Tuesdays at 7pm, Wednesdays at 1pm, Thursdays at 7am and 9:30pm,
Fridays at 3:30pm and Saturdays at 9:30am.
Look for videos online at:

Let Me Tell You a Story
Storytime for kids with Arne van Leuken
30 minutes
Produced by Arne van Leuken of the City of Ithaca
Saturday, Thursday and Sunday at 10:00 am
Over the Shoulder
Speakers on a variety of public affairs topics, plus documentaries on human rights
1 hour
Produced by Wies van Leuken of Cayuga Heights and Jurden Alexander of the City of Ithaca.
Tuesdays at 9pm, Wednesdays at 4pm, Thursdays at 10am and Saturdays at 10pm, Sundays 4pm and Mondays at 10am.
you can see some episodes from this series at:
Perils for Pedestrians
Public access producers trot around the country visiting cities and examining their ​efforts to become more pedestrian-friendly.​
Provided by Thomas Hirasuna of the Town of Ithaca.
​Sundays at 6:30pm, Mondays at 12;30pm, Tuesdays 6:30am, Fridays 10pm,
Saturdays at 4pm, Sundays at 10am.
Political Point Magazine
Political commentary​
Produced by Will Metro of Ithaca
Mondays 7:30pm, Tuesdays 1:30pm, Wednesdays 7:30am and 8pm,
​Thursdays 2pm, Fridays 8am
Spring Writes Literary Festival
November 2020 festival, presented by the Community Arts Partnership.
Provided by Robin Schwartz of the City of Ithaca.
​​Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm, Mondays at 8am.
Rotating through 20 different readings by local authors and poets on a variety of themes.
See episodes on YouTube on the Community Arts Partnership channel.​​
Walk in the Park
A richly illustrated look at things happening at parks within and beyond the Finger Lakes region
30 minutes
Produced by Tony Ingraham of the Town of Ithaca.
Thursdays at 9pm, Fridays at 3pm, Saturdays at 9am, Tuesdays at 8pm, Wednesday at 2pm, Thursday at 8am.
See episodes on the web at:
Channel 15
Government Access Meetings

Tompkins County Legislature
Meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month, starting at 5:30pm, cablecast LIVE on channel 15.
They are also available on demand at the following website:

Channel 16
Educational Access Programming 

Ithaca College Television cablecasts during their semesters Sundays through Thursdays from 6:00-9:00pm.
They have numerous series, as listed on their website: