Marshfield Episode of PBS’s ‘Around the Corner with John McGivern’ Gets Air Date

Kodiak bears Munsey and Boda at Wildwood Zoo are one of the features of the episode. Susan Kloch Wendlandt photo

‘Around the Corner’ Preview Event to be Held April 15

UPDATE: PBS has issued a change to the date of the preview event which it originally advertised as Tuesday, April 14 and confirmed to OnFocus. The correct date of the event is Wednesday, April 15 according to Visit Marshfield, which is a partner in the event. The time and location (5:30 p.m. at Hotel Marshfield) remain the same.

Marshfield, WI (OnFocus) Residents can get an early preview of the Marshfield episode of the Milwaukee PBS series “Around the Corner with John McGivern,” set to air in April.

[Related: Marshfield to be Featured on PBS’s ‘Around the Corner with John McGivern]

A film crew arrived last September to interview locals for the episode and learn more about what Marshfield has to offer. Their stops included Wildwood Zoo to visit the Kodiak bears and new butterfly exhibit, Jurustic Park, Wenzel Family Plaza, and a few businesses.

A free preview screening will be offered on Wednesday, April 15 at 5:30 p.m. at Hotel Marshfield. Doors open at 5 p.m. and no pre-registration is necessary. John McGivern and show producer Lois Maurer will be present at the event.

Photo credit: John Unser. Submitted photo

Tune into PBS Wisconsin to watch the broadcast premiere of the episode on Thursday, April 16 at 7 p.m.

Around the Corner with John McGivern, now airing its 9th season, explores living, working, and playing in communities around Wisconsin. For more information about the show or to watch past episodes, visit pbswisconsin.org.

Kaylin S
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Kaylin Speth is a Marshfield native with a bachelor's degree in English from UW-Green Bay. She enjoys highlighting the many great things happening in the community and bringing to life the untold stories. Email the team at [email protected]