WYPL TV Programs

Each show is broadcast multiple times a week. Please see Program Schedule for play times.

Ronda Cloud interviews guests about what’s happening in the Memphis Art community. Common topics include what’s going on at the Pink Palace, Orpheum Theatre, Botanic Garden, Lichterman Nature Center and many other Memphis museums and tourist attractions.

At Your Public Library (AYPL)
A monthly program that highlights programs and services happening inside the Memphis Public Library and Information Center. Some of the events covered include children’s story times, book clubs, free tax preparation opportunities, and even resume workshops. At Your Public Library also includes a comprehensive calendar of events so that you’ll know exactly when the next great library program will be taking place.  See AYPL Videos here. Visit our Calendar of Events.

Book Talk
Stephen Usery
interviews authors about their lives and their latest books. Visit the Book Talk blog for podcasts of shows.

Dialogue with Willy Bearden
Filmmaker Willy Bearden hosts this hour long program which features both conversations with and performances by some of the most renowned musicians and entertainers of this generation. His in-depth interview style and this personal setting make Dialogue with Willy Bearden one of the most must-see programs available on cable television.

Health Awareness
Lynn Doyle
from Delta Medical hosts an informal yet informative panel each month to discuss a wide range of health topics. 30 Minutes

Memphis Makers
Ally Luciano
talks with people who are making a difference in Memphis. Her guests are often leaders in charitable organizations who are trying to help those in the city who are less fortunate. 30 Minutes.

Memphis Sounds with George Klein
Bringing an awareness to Memphis Music; past, present, and future by interviewing anyone connected to the Memphis music scene, we spotlight folks who perform on stage, technicians who are behind the mixing board, and those spinning albums on the radio. Past guests include Isaac Hayes, Jerry Lee Lewis, Amy Lavere, and so many more. 30 Minutes.  Watch past shows via YouTube.

Nature of Conservation
Sierra Club member Judith Rutschman brings an awareness to nature and the environment by interviewing those on the front lines of conservation and energy efficiency.

Neighbor Talk with Memphis City Council
Memphis City Council members host a bi-weekly live call-in show. The topics vary from city budgets to city-wide events.

Memphis Energized
Produced by Memphis Light Gas & Water (MLGW) to inform customers of all the new innovations, programs and events of the Memphis utility company.

Question of Law
Former Shelby County Trial Judge and current City Court Clerk Kay Robillio hosts a monthly panel discussion about a variety of legal issues. From estate planning to domestic violence, Question of Law brings an awareness to everyday citizens about how your justice system works.

Senior Focus 
Sunny Ross
discusses senior living and how to make the golden years shine. Her guests include experts on important topics like residential down-sizing to findings the right nursing home. She also works to highlight many of the activities around town designed to keep seniors active and healthy.

Small Business Review
Earnest Lacey
highlights a different small business each month by speaking to the owners and finding out how they are working to make their small business succeed.

Start Here Logo on top of an image of the front doors of Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library

Start Here
Library staff members promote many of the Memphis Public Libraries’ upcoming programs and events, and encourage viewers to participate in any of the over 3,400 Library programs offered to the public every year.

What’s Growin’ On
Hosts Booker T. Leigh and Mary Helen Butler make sure you know when it’s time to fertilize your yard, trim your hedges, and prune your roses. Each month they speak to experts and master gardeners as well as answer questions written in to them at the Shelby County Extension Office.