Free Orientation: Hallowed Be Thy Name October 7!

UPDATE: Due to scheduling conflicts, the October orientation will be held on Thursday, October 7, instead of the normal first Tuesday slot. Reserve your spot in the "Zoom Room" by registering at www.cmcm.tv/orientation. For more info, call (415) 721-0636.

Connect with your community! Create videos that will reach 70,000 households on Marin TV! Learn more at a free CMCM Orientation -- via Zoom -- Thursday, October 7 (7:00 - 8:30 PM).

Fire Safe Marin’s “Wildfire Watch” premieres September 16 @ 6:00 PM

Fire Safe Marin’s “Wildfire Watch” program premieres this Thursday, September 16 (6:00 – 7:00 PM)

Wildfire Watch is a new one-hour show that will bring you up to speed on wildfire
activity and what you need to do to keep safe in Marin. Fire Safe Marin brings
together the leading experts on wildfire, emergency planning, and fire preparation
to offer realistic solutions that will make a difference.

Featured stories will take you to the front lines of wildfire defense, behind the scenes of Marin’s alert system, and prepare you for power outages. DIY segments show you home fixes for the most common fire hazards. Fire Beat offers a fast-paced look at wildfire prevention projects happening around the county, and Voices of Marin taps into the questions and concerns of residents throughout the area. 

Stream on-demand. The first episode "Ember Storms - When the Power Goes Out" premieres Thursday, September 16 at 6:00 PM with new episodes released monthly. Fire Safe Marin Webinar videos run every Saturday at 7:00PM.

A Live Musical Tribute to Sean Castle!

San Rafael High School’s beloved music teacher, Sean Castle, passed away unexpectedly in June.

Our community is coming together to celebrate his life and legacy with music on Sunday, August 29th. This event will include current and past students of the music program.

Sean Castle spent his entire 20-year career in education at San Rafael High School, where he shared the joys of music with thousands of students, staff and families. Sean inspired his students with his dedication, care and charisma. His impact on the community extends far beyond the award- winning music program he helped create.

Come support and view the event live at 4:00 PM on Comcast Channel 26, AT&T Channel 99, and online at www.cmcm.tv/26

You can also view the event on CMCM's YouTube channel here: https://youtu.be/WQ8ONTLfFfU

Marin Movie Club welcomes "Border"

Join self-described movie nerd Dain Bedford-Pugh for a Zoom conversation about “Border”, tonight September 8 at 7:00 PM!

When a border guard with a sixth sense for identifying smugglers encounters the first person she cannot prove is guilty, she is forced to confront terrifying revelations about herself and humankind. This 2018 Swedish fantasy film, directed by Ali Abbasi, is a thrilling, beautiful, and unpredictable treat with amazing performances and gorgeous visuals.

Stream it in advance, and register for the MMC discussion by emailing dain@cmcm.tv

Free Orientation: It All Falls Down September 7!

Connect with your community! Create videos that will reach 70,000 households on Marin TV! Learn more at a free CMCM Orientation -- via Zoom -- on the first Tuesday of each month (7 - 8:30 PM). The next Orientation is on the calendar for Tuesday, September 7. Reserve your spot in the "Zoom Room" by registering at www.cmcm.tv/orientation. For more info, call (415) 721-0636.

"The Astonishing Beauty of Marin" Virtual Art Gallery

The Community Media Center of Marin presents "The Astonishing Beauty of Marin," a virtual art gallery featuring works by Kathleen Goodwin on exhibit through August 31.

Goodwin’s oil paintings and watercolors of Marin are done both on location and in the studio. Her paintings have been exhibited at the Bolinas Museum, the Claudia Chapline Gallery, Gallery Route One, and Toby’s Feed Barn in Point Reyes. She is the author of “Point Reyes Visions” and co-author of “California Trip” and “Visions of Marin.” Goodwin was drawn to Marin County because of its wide-open spaces and wildlife, reminiscent of her native South Africa.

View “The Astonishing Beauty of Marin” here: https://youtu.be/WAo4n3cgfkg

Digitally submit a video to Marin TV!

Got a video you want to share with 70,000+ households on Marin TV? Well, here's your chance...

Submit your video to YouTube, Vimeo, or DropBox - then send us the link. Or if you prefer to upload files to our DroBbox, please send an email to programming@cmcm.tv. Easy or what? Rhetorical question!

Here's a handy form you can fill out here to submit programs: https://cmcm.tv/online

POSTPONED: "marINSANITY" will be back this fall. Stay tuned!

POSTPONED: "marINSANITY" will be back this fall...Stay Safe & Stay Tuned!

Omid Shamsapour becomes new CMCM Director of Operations!

Congratulations!

Props to Omid Shamsapour, the Community Media Center of Marin’s new Director of Operations. Omid succeeds Jill Lessard, who is moving back to the Right Coast.

For the past few years, Omid has been CMCM’s Director of Education & Production. Among many other projects, he has facilitated educational workshops and production projects for Marin TV's Youth Media Academy, the California Film Institute’s My Place My Story program, the Daraja Academy, and the Archie Williams Communications Academy. Omid has also produced numerous livestreams for the San Rafael Pacifics Baseball Team, Marin IJ Lobby Lounge concert series, TEDx San Rafael Women, and Virtual Town Halls for Congressman Jared Huffman.

Please congratulate Omid the next time you see him!

Get to know us! Free Orientation August 3

Connect with your community! Create videos that will reach 70,000 households on Marin TV! Learn more at a free CMCM Orientation -- via Zoom -- on the first Tuesday of each month (7 - 8:30 PM). The next Orientation is on the calendar for August 3. Reserve your spot in the "Zoom Room" by registering at www.cmcm.tv/orientation. For more info, call (415) 721-0636.