Programming Schedule

Want to find out when your show will air? See something you like on PATV18 and want to know the name of that program? Check out our programming schedule here!

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Watch Videos

You can watch all of our latest staff-produced shows on-demand our YouTube channel

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Support PATV

As a non-profit media organization, contributions from the public play a significant role in our ability to provide media services, education, and a platform for fellow Iowa City & Coralville citizens. PATV welcomes contributions of any size. Your donation will assist us in continuing to provide the equipment and facilities necessary for fellow citizens to gain access to create, learn, and present content on your neighborhood network.

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Public Access Television, Inc. (PATV) is a resource dedicated to diversity in community communication. PATV provides opportunities for local citizens to make use of current technology to exchange information and ideas and to participate in the democratic process. PATV promotes media literacy through training in media production and critical viewing. PATV provides YOU, the public, access to Mediacom cable channel 18. PATV makes cameras, editing facilities, a complete television studio, and a knowledgeable staff available to you. Once you have completed a program, whether you use the public access facilities, produce a program independently, or sponsor a program, PATV provides a channel on which to cablecast your program. Television has such a profound effect upon our culture, it is important to understand why and how it works. PATV is an incredible resource where anyone can explore the medium of television not simply by watching it, but by making it!