Meet the extraordinary people that impact West Central Florida

Each half-hour program highlights personalities and topics with both broad and local appeal. Past episodes have explored issues such as healthcare, animal rights, adoption and mental illness, as well as spotlighting local arts and culture efforts. Guests have included bestselling author Carl Hiaasen, astronaut Andrew Allen and glass-blowing artist Dale Chihuly.

 

For more information about the Eco Hostel Urban Farm in St. Petersburg, featured in the February 2017 episode of UP CLOSE, please visit cargocollective.com/StPeteEcoHostel.

 

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Up Close With Cathy Unruh | PBS Video

UP CLOSE WITH CATHY UNRUH highlights personalities and topics with both broad and local appeal. The program explores issues such as healthcare, animal rights, adoption and mental illness, as well as spotlights local arts and culture efforts. Guests have included bestselling author Carl Hiaasen, astronaut Andrew Allen and glass-blowing artist Dale Chihuly.

Up Close With Cathy Unruh | October 2017: Champions for Children

The nonprofit Champions for Children works to build stronger families in Tampa Bay.

Up Close With Cathy Unruh | August 2017: Lab Theater Project

Learn about the value of education-based theater company Lab Theater Project.

Up Close With Cathy Unruh | July 2017: Burmese Python

Learn about the invasive Burmese python and its impact on the Everglades National Park.

Up Close With Cathy Unruh | June 2017: Big Cat Rescue

Meet representatives from Big Cat Rescue to learn more about its mission.

View all videos from Up Close on the WEDU PBS Video Portal

 

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