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WNIJ Holiday Specials


89.5 WNIJ helps you celebrate the season with some of our perennial favorites, and a few new offerings, too. Warm up a cold December evening with music and stories for the holidays.

Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, Nov. 25
10am-Noon: Turkey Confidential
6pm: Selected Shorts: Holiday Hurdles
7pm: Giving Thanks

Hanukkah - Sunday, Nov. 28
6pm: Candles Burning Brightly
7pm: Hanukkah Lights

Cyber Monday - Nov. 29 through Wednesday, Dec. 1
7pm: Amazon: The Prime Effect

Sunday, Dec. 5 (observing the 80th Anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack)
6pm: BBC Witness History: WWII in the Pacific

Winter Solstice - Tuesday, Dec. 21:
8pm-10pm: Paul Winter's Winter Solstice Celebration

Christmas Eve - Friday, Dec. 24:
7pm: Jonathan Winters' "A Christmas Carol"

Christmas Day - Saturday, Dec. 25:
11am: Big Tiny Desk Concert Holiday Special
Noon: All Songs Considered for the Holidays
1pm-4pm: WNIJ Saturday Blues Christmas Special
5pm-7pm: American Routes Holiday
7pm: A Mountain Stage Holiday
8pm: A World Café Holiday
9pm-Midnight: WNIJ Saturday Night Blues Holiday

New Year's Eve - Friday, Dec. 31:
7pm: 2021 Remembered from The Current
8pm: Toast of the Nation