Programming Posts


MC Sports Covers Palo Alto Little League!

Sara Bennett - May 10, 2019

The MC Sports crew tried out their broadcasting skills by covering the hardest sport to cover, baseball!  Check out one of the games!

MC Youth Produces Special Black History Month Episode

Sara Bennett - February 14, 2019

Check out the most recent show from the MC interns!

Congrats to the Youth WAVE Award Finalists!

Sara Bennett - January 10, 2019

Three of our youth programs have been selected as finalists for the WAVE Awards.  Good luck to those shows, and we hope you win! Check them out here: Sports Coverage-Youth MC Sports: Palo Alto vs Gunn, Boys Varsity Basketball Producer: Sara Bennett Talk Show-Youth MC Youth Presents-Young Political Activists Pt. 1 Producers: Jesse Norfleet, Carla Read More…

Live Musical Performances Set Holiday Tone

Elliot Margolies - December 21, 2018

The third annual MC Studio Session Christmas Celebration 2018 featured musical performances by the EPACenter Arts youth choir and jazz band and the Potential Jazz Ensemble. Starting off the hour-long music session, the six-member youth choir backed by jazz band sang the hopeful “Seasons of Love,” and melancholic “Autumn Leaves.” Next up the EPACenter Arts Read More…

Menlo-Atherton Football Highlights!

Sara Bennett - December 13, 2018

The fall sports season has been a blast, with M-A Football going to the state championships!  Check out some of the highlights of their season, as well as some of our MC Sports coverage.

Studio Production Class Q&A with Teens

Elliot Margolies - November 27, 2018

By Eva Barrows Midpen Media Center’s recent studio production class took a simple idea, talking to a panel of teenagers, and turned it into an engaging half-hour of television. During the studio production class, students learned how to use equipment including cameras, audio board, and switcher while also learning key crew positions like producer and Read More…

Money Badger SV Digs Up Hot Financial Tech

Elliot Margolies - October 26, 2018

By Eva Barrows Think Shark Tank meets Silicon Valley and you’ve got Midpen Media Center’s new show “Money Badger SV. Host and show producer Denet Lewis invites leaders in blockchain technology to present their company’s mission to a panel of Silicon Valley venture capitalists. The winning presenter receives valuable consultation time with Tess Hau, show Read More…

3 Cups of Fun!

Nancy Brown - September 4, 2018

“3 Cups of Fun!” is a cooking show from 2014, featuring Chef Nancy Bain and her 2 children, Zach Bain (age 13) and Veronica Bain (age 11). At that time, there were very few cooking shows that included children. The first episode showed how to make delicious bagels at home and a fruit smoothie with Read More…

Yoga with Hana

Sara Bennett - August 27, 2018

A program dedicated to supporting individuals to learn, integrate, and apply the principles and practices of yoga to daily life. Hana’s intention is to support others to live their purpose in love, gratitude, and presence to create a ripple effect of positivity in our own lives, the lives of others, and the world at large.  Follow Hana on Read More…

Campers Practice Sports   Broadcasting Skills

Elliot Margolies - August 1, 2018

By Eva Barrows Does a career in sports broadcasting sound cool? Kids in the Midpen Media Center’s Sports Camp learn the skills it takes to become pro sports broadcasters. They learn everything from how to dissect games with play-by-play commentary and how to follow the action of a game through the camera lens. Our brand Read More…