Florida Matters: Year-End Highlights 6:30pm – 7pm

Year-End Highlights: Selected segments from some of our most interesting and popular shows throughout the year.

An Afro Blue Christmas 9pm – 10pm

Join us for a very special holiday concert with Howard University's premiere vocal ensemble Afro Blue and special guest pianist Cyrus Chestnut. The a-cappela group will perform a variety of holiday songs including African-American spirituals, jazz and pop tunes, and songs from their classical repertoire. The joyous celebration includes one of a kind arrangements on traditional holiday songs plus new compositions…music perfect for the holidays and the spirit of Christmas.

Song Travels: Home for the Holidays 8pm-9pm

Join Michael Feinstein for an hour of yuletide cheer and music. This edition of Song Travels journeys from Hollywood's vintage silver screen to New York City's iconic Birdland club. The Michael Feinstein Big Band performs selections from the classic movie White Christmas, and Feinstein shares rare recordings from some of his favorite performers.

Tinsel Tales: NPR Christmas Favorites 1pm – 2pm

This program features stories from the NPR archives that touch on the meaning of Christmas. David Sedaris, Bailey White, John Henry Faulk – these and other NPR voices, past and present, tell stories of the season.

Tinsel Tales: NPR Christmas Favorites 7pm – 8pm

This program features stories from the NPR archives that touch on the meaning of Christmas. David Sedaris, Bailey White, John Henry Faulk – these and other NPR voices, past and present, tell stories of the season.

“Selected Shorts” Holiday Gift Set 6pm – 7pm

Selected Shorts offers a special holiday episode called, “Three Boys and a Girl” with guest host Jane Kaczmarek. You’ll hear four stories in which boys—and one girl—encounter adventures. David Hyde Pierce reads an excerpt from E.B. White’s classic about intrepid mouse Stuart Little. Our second story is James Joyce’s tale of thwarted young love, “Araby,” from his collection Dubliners, which depicts the lives of ordinary people in turn-of-the-century Dublin. Our third story is Andrew Lam’s “The Palmist,” in which a teenager is approached by a strange old man on a bus, and hears his future.

A Christmas Celtic Sojourn 12pm – 2pm

Direct from the Cutler Majestic Theatre in Houston, we invite you to gather ‘round for a Celtic celebration of the season, featuring the best traditional singers and instrumentalists in the Celtic world, and a story or two from host, Brian O’Donovan.

Saturday Night Christmas Jazz! 9pm – 1am

Bob Seymour celebrates the season with favorites and some fun, original holiday songs by a variety of great jazz performers, including the Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn arrangement of The Nutcracker Suite.

Innovation Hub Holiday Special 4pm – 5pm

The PRI program, Innovation Hub, is heading home for the holidays. In this special program, fascinating guests explore the science and invention behind family traditions we love – from dinner table debates to department store trips.

Florida Matters: Year-End Highlights 7:30am – 8am

Media Consumption: Taped live before the Leadership Tampa 2016 class, panelists Wayne Garcia, USF journalism professor, and Chris Wilkerson, Tampa Bay Business Journal Special Projects Director, discuss how people are consuming news – and how that news is being gathered.