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You can also browse through the options featured below if you would like to receive a wonderful thank-you gift in exchange for your generous contribution!

If you have any questions about the gifts or donation options, contact Jennifer LeClair, Membership Manager. You can reach her by email at jennifer.leclair@washburn.edu or by calling 785-670-1123.

$60 - $240

**Portrait of a Landscape: The Flint Hills**

Filmed in partnership with our friends at Rockhouse Motion, KTWU is so excited to present this visually-stunning 30-minute journey through the Flint Hills during one of the most visual times of the year, Spring. Gorgeous wildflowers, magnificent landscapes, dramatic prairie fires, tremendous thunderstorms…all part of the visual impact of the Flint Hills, showcased by magnificent aerial digital video.

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$40

*KTWU Brief Bag!*

Seize the opportunity to support your favorite television station and pick up our new KTWU brief bag. Stay active and take KTWU with you everywhere you go!

The KTWU Infuser Bottle has SOLD OUT! Be on the lookout for new KTWU merchandise in March 2017!


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$72 - $240

A World Without Cancer: The Real Promise of Prevention

In A World without Cancer: The Making of a New Cure and the Real Promise of Prevention, Margaret I. Cuomo, M.D. shows us how all cancer stakeholders—the pharmaceutical industry, government, physicians, and concerned Americans—can change the way we view and fight cancer in this country.

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$60 - $108

America’s Home Cooking: Holiday Side Dishes

The holiday table: it’s all about tradition! Yet year after year, cooks seek new ideas to add to the classics. This special welcomes home cooks who prepare a favorite side dish recipe, including mushroom sour soup, Sweet Sally’s collard greens, pumpkin dumplings, Bobalki, brussel sprouts with cranberries, and more!

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$72 - $240

Andre Rieu: Waltzing Forever

Andre Rieu and his Johann Strauss Orchestra triumphantly return to PBS with an unforgettable concert from his hometown of Maastricht in the Netherlands. Celebrating more than 20 years of music and memories from Andre and his orchestra, this program showcases the ultimate collection of music for fans of Andre Rieu.

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$96 - $192

Anne of Green Gables

This Thanksgiving, revisit the classic a classic as PBS presents a new adaptation of Lucy Maud Montgomery’s novel about Anne Shirley, a precocious young girl taken from an orphanage and placed in the care of uptight Marilla Cuthbert and her brother Matthew (Martin Sheen). PBS does the timeless tale justice with this flawless adaptation!

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$96 - $180

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

In this new series, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. embarks on a deeply personal journey through the last fifty years of African American history. Joined by leading scholars, celebrities, and a dynamic cast of people who shaped these years, Gates travels from the victories of the civil rights movement up to today, asking profound questions about the state of black America—and our nation as a whole.

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$72 - $180

Blue Suede Shoes: A Rockabilly Session with Carl Perkins

“Blue Suede Shoes: A Rockabilly Session” featured rock n’ roll pioneer Carl Perkins and his house band along with friends: Eric Clapton, former Beatles George Harrison and Ringo Starr! Most of the repertoire performed in the concert consisted of Perkins’ classic rockabilly songs from the 1950s.

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$120 - $240

Brainfit: 50 Ways to Grow Your Brain

In this program, award winning psychiatrist, brain-imaging expert and 10-time New York Times bestselling author Dr. Daniel Amen and his wife Tana Amen, also a New York Times bestselling author and nurse, will give you 50 ways to grow your brain and their best secrets to ignite your energy and focus at any age.

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$72 - $204

Carpenters: Close to You and Christmas Memories

This program presents the fascinating history of Richard and Karen Carpenter – and the songs that made them famous! It celebrates the timeless appeal of the Carpenters’ unique sound, from Karen’s hauntingly beautiful and expressive voice to Richard’s diverse talents as arranger, pianist, composer and producer.

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$75 - $150

Celtic Woman: Home for Christmas – Live from Dublin

Celebrate the joys of the holiday season with Celtic Woman: Home For Christmas by sharing a new tradition with your family and friends. Celtic Woman is excited to offer HOME FOR CHRISTMAS- LIVE FROM DUBLIN! Get wrapped up in the festive, musical enchantment, meant to be enjoyed by the entire family!

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$72 - $156

Christmastime in New Orleans

A big band jazz orchestra composed of 18 of New Orleans finest jazz and classical musicians, The NOLA Players came together to honor their beloved city through this musical Christmas card, CHRISTMASTIME IN NEW ORLEANS. This gorgeous and merry recording contains 14 tracks of brand new original arrangements of holiday favorites and is sure to be a Christmas classic for this season and many to come.

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$50 - $100

Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas

Yule be singing along right from the beginning with George and The Man with The Yellow Hat! This special is loaded with new renditions of old classics, new sure-to-be classics, enchanting holiday score music and the Curious George Main Title theme performed by the legendary Dr. John. A spectacular Christmas collectible for Curious George fans of all ages!

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$60 - $150

Deepak Chopra MD: What Are You Hungry For?

After promoting this message worldwide for thirty years, bestselling author Deepak Chopra focuses on the huge problem of weight control in America with exciting new concepts. “What Are You Hungry For?” is the breakthrough book that can bring weight under effortless control by linking it to personal fulfillment in every area of a reader’s life.

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$60 - $300

Doc Martin

Doc Martin is a British television medical comedy drama series starring Martin Clunes in the title role. The show is set in the fictional seaside village of Portwenn. A highly addictive comedic series, this is a collection you will want to own – to share with your friends or to relive over and over again!

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$144

Downton Abbey Marathon – Collector’s Sets!

Revisit treasured moments from the unforgettable series, including new behind-the-scenes clips and interview footage. Celebrate the stellar cast, the superb writing and the spectacular locations of the most successful British drama ever. Please note that there are limited quantities available of the Collector’s Set! Don’t miss out on this timeless set!

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$150 - $252

Ed Sullivan’s Rock and Roll Classics: The 60’s

For an unprecedented 23 years, Ed Sullivan presented the biggest stars of rock, pop, soul and R&B. Experience the excitement of these historic performances in one of the most comprehensive collections ever produced – with digitally remastered video and sound. Enjoy live music and performances by Elvis Presley, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Doors, Jackson 5 and many more!

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$60 - $240

Effortless Healing with Dr. Joseph Mercola

In Effortless Healing, online health pioneer, natural medicine advocate, and bestselling author Dr. Joseph Mercola reveals the nine simple secrets to a healthier, thinner you. The results are amazing and the steps can be easy to implement! Vibrant health is your birthright and within your grasp; you just have to step out of the way.

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$72 - $180

Emin: Live from Russia with David Foster

European Music Star Emin is joined on the stage by David Foster and guests for a concert at the famed Winter Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia. This program features new and classic songs like “You Don’t Have To Say (You love me)” “Unchained Melody” and more! He is joined on the stage by American music producer and composer David Foster.

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$72 - $240

Forever Painless with Miranda Esmonde-White

Miranda Esmonde-White, The New York Timesbest-selling author of Aging Backwards, addresses the topic of chronic pain in her new pledge special FOREVER PAINLESS WITH MIRANDA ESMONDE-WHITE. The program provides a groundbreaking and eye-opening education on pain and its causes, and offers a new approach to pain management.

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$120 - $252

Get Down Tonight: The Disco Explosion

Celebrate Disco’s ’70s explosion and peak, as well as a few early ’80s aftershocks, in the 3-disc set Get Down Tonight: The Disco Explosion. Each disc is crammed with the biggest hits of the day, as well as cult favorites. This companion set to the PBS concert special of the same name is a blast from the past that still sounds amazingly fresh today!

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$72 - $144

Graham Nash: Live in London

Legendary singer-songwriter GRAHAM NASH is a two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee-with Crosby, Stills, and Nash and with the Hollies. He was also inducted into the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame twice, as a solo artist and with CSN, and he is a GRAMMY Award winner.

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$84 - $180

Hamilton’s America

Hamilton’s America, the documentary film that brings history to vivid life through the lens of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s pop culture Broadway phenomenon Hamilton – winner of 11 Tony Awards® and the Pulitzer Prize! With its young cast claiming America’s history as its own, Hamilton is redefining how audiences learn about history.

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$84 - $168

Il Volo Notte Magica

Join the international superstar trio Il Volo featuring special guest Placido Domingo for a magical night of music beneath the stars in Florence, Italy’s beautiful Santa Croce Square. Il Volo pays tribute to the Three Tenors with songs in true operatic style, and it is sure to take your breath away.

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$120 - $180

Inside Poldark

Relive the thrilling first season of the swashbuckling romantic series with hints of what’s to come for the dashing Captain Ross Poldark. Featuring cast and creator interviews, behind-the-scenes footage and the spectacular Cornish coastline.

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$72 - $240

Inspire Happiness

World renowned positive psychology researchers Shawn Achor and Michelle Gielan share the latest science on our ability to fuel happiness in others. Sparking positive change in others is possible, and this program explains what actually works and how to put it into practice in our own lives.

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$72 - $144

Judy Collins – A Love Letter to Stephen Sondheim

The inimitable Judy Collins brought her distinctive vocal style to The Met for two evenings of straight Sondheim in this memorable PBS special. It’s a perfect pairing: her pure, expressive voice; his penetrating, bittersweet lyrics and melodies. From “Send In The Clowns” to the lesser-known corners of his repertoire, Collins will hold your heart in the palm of her hand.

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$72 - $144

Kristin Chenoweth: Coming Home

Emmy® and Tony® Award-winner and accomplished singer Kristin Chenoweth brings it home — to Broken Arrow, Oklahoma that is — to perform a career-spanning concert. Backed by a 13-piece orchestra led by Musical Director Mary-Mitchell Campbell, Chenoweth welcomes song and dance friends from Broadway in a program sure to be unforgettable.

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$72 - $144

Lang Lang’s New York Rhapsody

Watch as internationally acclaimed pianist Lang Lang performs a love letter to New York in this LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER one-night-only special. This exclusive multi-genre concert event pairs one of the world’s greatest virtuosos with a star-studded list of guest artists.featuring music from Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland, Danny Elfman, Lou Reed, Alicia Keys, Don Henley and more.

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$84 - $240

Last of the Breed

Willie Nelson. Merle Haggard. Ray Price. Each is a legend. All three hark back to a time that is, in some ways, gone. When you consider the lives they’ve lived, the world that formed them as artists, and even the landscapes they knew as they began playing in beer joints and backwater clubs long ago. They don’t write or sing ‘em like this anymore.

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$72 - $168

Max Raabe and Palast Orchester: Let’s Do It

Max Raabe believes the songs of the 20s and 30s have an inherent magic. His interest stems from growing up watching old films of the era on TV, and listening to records in his parents’ collection. In this show, he is joined by the Palast Orchester, which he helped found with other students in 1986, while attending the Berlin University of the Arts.

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$72 - $240

Moneytrack: Money for Life

The show is all about making your money last throughout your retirement years even if you can’t know all the “what if’s”. The theme of this special is retirement and planning in a changing world. The basics of saving and investing are fundamentally the same, but thanks to technology, now it’s consumers who are truly in the driver’s seat when it comes to controlling their destiny.

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$150 - $252

My Music Presents: Rock, Rhythm & Doo Wop

Journey back in time for a musical event that’s as close to time travel as television will allow. Your living room becomes the stage as all of your favorites shake, rattle and roll for this once in a lifetime performance of 32 songs. The show features hosts Frankie Valli, Jerry (The Iceman) Butler and Lloyd Price.

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$72 - $120

National Park Symphony

National Park Symphony, which was shot on location over four seasons in Zion, Arches, Bryce Canyon, Capitol Reef, and Canyonlands National Parks, features both grand vistas and secret locations. Take a visual and symphonic journey through some of America’s most beautiful treasures!

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$72 - $156

PBS NewsHour

The PBS NewsHour is an American daily evening television news program that is broadcast on PBS seven nights every week. As the nation’s first hour-long nightly news broadcast, the program is known for its in-depth coverage of issues and current events.

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$84 - $144

Qi Gong with Lee Holden

Lee Holden, America’s renowned Qi Gong expert, reveals secrets to amazing health and vitality… “HOW A DISASTROUS FALL PUT ME ON THE PATH TO A MIRACULOUS HEALING THAT SCIENCE COULD NOT EXPLAIN… ” “The truth is: you are born with this healing ability. – even if you’ve never learned to tap into it. You have amazing healing power within you, and I’m going to show you exactly how you can access it.”

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$60 - $180

Rick Steves’ Guide to Cuba

Suddenly a great travel option, Cuba is a country in transition. Expand your travel horizons with Rick Steves as he shares details about his recent trip to Cuba, exploring the time-passed elegance of Havana, and the idealistic charms of this remarkable island and its people.

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$150 - $252

Rock Rewind

Relive the electricity, romance and entertainment of a musical era still resonating today! The Sixties was a period of massive social and political upheaval in America. Much of these changes were reflected in the popular songs of the era, yet many performers also sang of fun, romance and good times in songs that still resonate nearly half a century later.

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$72 - $156

Rocktopia Live in Budapest: A Classical (R)Evolution

Immerse yourself in this revolutionary performance that fuses classical music with classic rock in a concert filmed live at the Hungarian State Opera House in Budapest. Drawing from the best popular classic rock songs and the finest composers throughout history, ROCKTOPIA performs music from: Queen, Mozart, Led Zeppelin, Beethoven, Foreigner, Rachmaninoff, Pink Floyd, and many more!

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$72 - $180

Santana IV

Santana IV is the twenty-third studio album by American rock band Santana, released in April 2016. The album reunites the early 1970s classic lineup of Carlos Santana, Gregg Rolie, Neal Schon, Mike Carabello and Michael Shrieve and marks the first time in 45 years that the quintet has recorded together, since 1971’s classic Santana III.

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$72 - $288

Soundbreaking

SOUNDBREAKING is a series that explores the extraordinary impact of recorded music on the modern world, and was the last project produced by legendary music producer Sir George Martin. It combines unprecedented access to some of the most celebrated music artists, producers and innovators with rare archival studio footage and an extensive musical soundtrack, to deliver one of the most wide-ranging series on the art of music recording.

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$60 - $120

Sunflower Journeys

Kansas’ longest running local history program, KTWU’s Sunflower Journeys, travels the highways to bring Kansas stories home to viewers. We are currently in our 29th season, and look forward to many more years of bringing you the timeless stories of Kansas and its people!

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$72 - $252

Suze Orman Financial Solutions For You

Suze’s special sharply focuses on her helping individual viewers “find financial solutions for you.” As always, Suze’s advice is based not just on numbers, but on a critical understanding of ourselves and our emotional needs. Our financial decision-making should be guided by an understanding of “the goal of money.”

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$72 - $240

Sweet Revenge – Turning the Tables on Processed Foods

Dr. Robert Lustig discusses the science behind his book, “Fat Chance: Beating the Odds Against Sugar, Processed Food, Obesity and Disease”, and demonstrates some practical ways that viewers can turn the tables on processed foods and adopt a lower sugar diet.

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$72 - $144

Under the Streetlamp: Rockin’ Round the Clock

This concert celebrates the American Radio Songbook of the 1950s-1970s. The show features tight harmonies and slick dance moves that harken back to an era of sharkskin suits, flashy cars and martini shakers. Filled with great music, the concert magically recreates the time when singers would gather under a street lamp to sing their favorite songs.

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$72 - $192

Van Morrison: Live at The Rainbow

Van Morrison’s classic 1974 live album It’s Too Late To Stop Now, recorded during concerts at The Troubadour in Los Angeles, California, the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, and at The Rainbow Theatre in London, is generally considered to be one of the greatest concert recordings of all time.

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$72 - $240

Vibrant for Life

This public television special features three leading experts in hormone health: Harvard and MIT-trained Dr. Sara Gottfried, best-selling author Mary Shomon and Muscle Activation Specialist Teresa Tapp. Hear these experts give invaluable insight on how to keep hormones balanced through fitness, lifestyle and diet, while teaching viewers about how hormones really work.

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