Community Media Center

Your Town, Your TV Station

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Watch on TV: Comcast 18 or Frontier 99
PROUD.  Winner of Overall Excellence Award for Budget under 100K from Alliance for Community Media North East two years running 2013 and 2014.


To empower the people of Wallingford to meet their own communication needs, as they define them, by facilitating digital media creation and managing its public Distribution

Use of WPAA-TV digital media tools can help inform, connect and build community through the production of ideas, opinions, stories, news, information and/or performance.

Watch LIVE TV as it happens here in HD including Center Ring Thursdays at 7:30 PM and New England Gospel Jubilee every other Monday 7:30 PM. Thanks for Watching.

Television Channels by Provider

18 Comcast serving Wallingford
99 Frontier state-wide (press okay then scroll down to Wallingford Community TV (press okay), then select WPAA

Local programs are featured in prime time. At 6 PM and most weekdays at 5 PM local short videos play including Together In Style, Story of the Week and Midlife Matters and PSAs about local nonprofits as well as your Holiday Messages from October to New Years.

Educational programs for life-long learners is scheduled from 5 to 8 AM weekdays and until noon on Saturday. You will discover many new things with curated content from independent producers, Kahn Academy, National Science Foundation, NASA and more.

For what is playing check out the schedule below. If you want to find the play time for a show enter all or part of the name in search. For example search the word holiday to find the holiday messages.

From art in the gallery to performance in studioW, our Blackbox theater space, media arts is part of the ethos. The first floor Community Room is a comfy collaboration space with a Chromecast enabled 70 inch SmartTV. The Green Room welcomes audience members for performances.  Seating up to 50.

The facility is available for arts initiatives on a 1st come, 1st serve reservation basis. No fees. No commercial use.

Be a Citizen Media Producer

Local Producers develop much of the Program Content distributed by WPAA-TV. Producers of Community Access TV retain all rights to their Program Content, which is produced content that has met condition of first distribution. They accept responsibility for production expenses, crew formation, program planning, media production and content. They also accept all liabilities if content disputes arise. Producers are responsible for their crew, talent and guests and all disclosures and releases. Producers are eligible for production support from WPAA-TV staff. However, they are expected to make an effort to learn basic production skills, develop crews, respect the rights of other Users, and follow operational protocol in all communications.