MATV Newsletter, March 2018

Hey! It's on the Web!

We hope you like our new Web-based newsletter.

It’ll keep the emails shorter, and make things a lot more functional.

It’s the little things in life, right? Amirite? … Ok, moving on.


Studio Closings 

-The MATV Studio will be closed on Friday, March 30th, in observance of the beginning of Passover and Good Friday. Normal business hours will resume on Monday, April 1st,
at 9 a.m.

Monthly Orientation

-Thursday, March 22nd, 7-8:30pm
-Learn about your community media center. Drop by the studio for a tour and introduction to getting involved with MATV productions.
-Space is limited to 25 people. Please RSVP to or call 617-698-0814.

Town-wide Candidate Debates

MATV will televise four debates among candidates for town-wide office.
All will be broadcast, either live or taped (see below) on the
Government channel (Comcast 8/RCN 3).

The Milton Speaks Candidates Forum for Town-wide Contested Offices

Broadcast LIVE
Monday, March 26th, at 7pm at the Council on Aging
More details to follow as the event gets closer

The Fuller Village Debate

RECORDED – Check schedule for broadcast times and dates
Monday, April 9th, at 7:00pm at Fuller Village

The East Milton Neighborhood Association Candidates Forum

RECORDED – Check schedule for broadcast times and dates
Thursday, April 12th, at 7:30pm at East Congregational Church

The Milton Council on Aging Debate

Broadcast LIVE
Thursday, April 19th, at 1:30pm at the Council on Aging

Awards Deadline Approaching


Deadline is March 15th!!

The deadline to enter your program into the running for the ACM Hometown Media Awards -- the biggest public media competition in the country -- is fast approaching! Get your submissions in! If you don't know what to do, ask us, and we'll help. Check them out here at:


Get involved in media! Crew a show, cover a game, start your own program —  get in touch!

Spring Sports Camera Operator

-Camera operators needed to cover MHS Spring Sports. 
-Boys and girls lacrosse, baseball, softball and rugby.
-Start in mid-March.
-Great way to get your community service hours or a small stipend. Training is quick and easy.
-Also seeking play-by-play announcers. 

New Programs in Past 30 Days

MATV Studio Hours 
Monday-Thursday, 9am-6pm 
Friday, 9am-1pm 
451 Central Ave. (Behind Pierce Middle School)
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Call us at 617-698-0814
MATV broadcasts throughout Milton, 24 hours a day on three stations: 
Government (Comcast 8/RCN 3)
Most MATV programming is also available online through our streaming Video On Demand service.