Welcome to Grafton Community Television
Studio Hours: Mon - Thurs 10AM-10PM & Fri 10AM-6PM - Closed 1PM-2PM
296 Providence Road, South Grafton, Massachusetts 01560
GCTV@GraftonTV.org - (508) 839-2983
Welcome to GraftonTV.org, the web home for Grafton Community Television, providing Public, Government and Education Access Television for Grafton,MA!
Grafton Community Television, Public Access, can be seen on Charter Communications Cable Channel 191 and on Verizon Cable Channel 34, Grafton Government Television, Government Access, can be seen on Charter Communications Cable Channel 192 and on Verizon Cable Channel 33, and Grafton Education Television, Education Access, can be seen on Charter Communications Cable Channel 194 and on Verizon Cable Channel 32. Please visit our Program Descriptions page to find out more about our Public Access programs, or visit our Program Schedules page to find out when a specific program is playing on any of the 3 Access Channels.
Click the links above to check out our Real-Time Live Streaming or Video On Demand for Grafton Community Television!
Grafton Community Television's "Ask The Geezers" Reaches Show #225
Grafton Community Television's "Ask The Geezers" program has reached another milestone when Episode #225 of the show was broadcast on Thursday evening, March 9th. The one hour program, first aired in January, 2007, is broadcast live twice each month and features on-air personalities Rick Schultze, Jim Gallagher and Bob DeToma. It is directed by long time GCTV producer Bill Robidoux. At episode #225, the show is the second longest live show broadcast of GCTV, trailing only "Two Guys Who Like To Talk," which ran for 250 episodes over twelve seasons."Ask The Geezers" airs live at 8:00 PM every other Thursday evening on Charter Channel 191 / Verizon Channel 34 and is then rebroadcast on Fridays and Saturdays at 11:00 PM. Cataloged programs of previous "Ask The Geezers" shows (including episode #225) can be found at the GCTV VOD link: http://graftontv.org/current/VoD.html.
Grafton Town Budget Meetings Available On GCTV's Video On Demand Service
This year the review of the budget will take place on Saturday, March 18th, Saturday, March 25th, and Saturday, April 1st. The meetings are in Conference Room F at the Grafton Municipal Center and begin at 8:30 AM for each session.The Finance Committee will also review the proposed budgets for the Blackstone Valley Vocational School District on Wednesday, March 15th at 7:00 PM and the proposed budget for the Grafton School District on Wednesday, March 29th at 7:00 PM. Both meetings will also take place in Room F of the Grafton Municipal Center. All of these meetings will be videotaped by Grafton Community Television and then be made available on our Video on Demand under What's New.
GCTV's "Television Classics With Jim Gallagher" Highlights Early Days Of Television
Grafton Community Television continues to remember the early days of network television with its program "Television Classics With Jim Gallagher." "Television Classics" is a series of half hour shows, produced by GCTV's Bob DeToma, featuring primarily black and white programs from the earliest days of commercial television in the late 1940's, 1950's and early 1960's. Gallagher introduces each program with detailed historical and sometimes whimsical information about who appeared in the program and when it ran on TV. "Television Classics With Jim Gallagher" airs on Friday evenings at 8:00 PM and on Sunday evenings at 8:00 PM on GCTV Charter Channel 191 / Verizon Channel 34. The program will also be available at the GCTV VOD link: http://graftontv.org/current/VoD.html .
Grafton Community Television Airs Energy Savings Program Information Video
The Town of Grafton will enter into a new Energy Choice program on March 1st. Known as "electricity aggregation," this program is a form of group purchasing in which a city or town selects an electricity supplier on behalf of its residents and businesses. Grafton has signed a 19-month electricity supply contract with Public Power, LLC. Grafton Community Television is airing a 56 minute program which is a community question and answer session hosted by Grafton Town Administrator Tim McInerney.The program is currently playing on GCTV's Video on Demand service under the heading "What's New."
State Secretary of Veteran' Services Interviewed On Grafton Community Television
Francisco Urena, Secretary of the State of Massachusetts Department of Veterans Services visited Grafton Community Television on Monday, January 11th. He sat down at the GCTV studio for a wide ranging interview about the services provided by the Commonwealth to our veterans. Massachusetts is one of the few states where each city and town (or in the case of Grafton - a four town region) offers local veterans services. The interview with Secretary Urena is available of GCTV's Video on Demand service at: http://vp.telvue.com/preview?id=T02135&video=301245
January 9th Special Town Meeting To Be Broadcast On Grafton Community Television
The Town of Grafton will hold a Special Town Meeting on Monday, January 9th at the Grafton High School Auditorium starting at 7:30 PM.Grafton Community Television will have a live broadcast of the meeting and will also live stream the meeting on the GCTV web site.The Special Town Meeting broadcast, produced by GCTV Public Access Assistants Bill Robidoux and Richard Schultze, can be seen on GCTV's government access channel Charter Channel 192 / Verizon Channel 33. The live stream of the meeting can be seen on GCTV's Live Streaming page.
Grafton’s Public Hearing For Renewal Of Verizon Cable Television License Set For Thursday, December 1st
Grafton town officials have scheduled a public hearing for Thursday, December 1st to discuss what the community would like to see in a proposed cable television licensing renewal agreement with Verizon New England, Inc. The public hearing has been scheduled by the Grafton Board of Selectmen as the Cable Licensing Authority and will be held in Conference Room A at the Grafton Memorial Municipal Center, 30 Providence Road starting at 7:00 PM. Grafton residents are encouraged to attend the public hearing and provide citizen comment on the cable television needs of the community. Those individuals and organizations that have made use of the public access services of Grafton Community Television are particularly encouraged to come to the public hearing and provide testimony.
Grafton Community Television's Christmas Open House is Sunday, December 4th
Grafton Community Television and Charter Communications welcomes everyone to its Christmas open house on Sunday afternoon, December 4th from 12:00 Noon until 4:00 PM. Come visit the Grafton's cable public access TV facilities and enjoy special holiday refreshments. This event takes place at the Grafton Community Television studios located at 296 Providence Road in South Grafton . As part of the open house, GCTV offers Grafton families the opportunity to make a video holiday message for their loved ones and especially for those relatives in the armed forces. The GCTV annual "Military Message" program assists any Grafton family who would like to send a little bit of Grafton to their active duty family members.