Channel 30 Programs

Channel 30 is FPA's international channel airing programming in more than 10 different languages which target the area’s diverse and multi-cultural population. Through our international channel, Fairfax Public Access strives to provide a great service to our foreign language speaking population. When Channel 30 is not running television programs, viewers may be hearing live international radio programs produced here at FPA or an international music mix.

#TheAfricanDream

#TheAfricanDream

Air Dates:
Every Friday at 12am, Friday at 3:30pm and Sunday at 10:30am

#TheAfricanDream is a movement about telling the African story from an African point of view, sharing the positive creations and creatures of the continent, and highlighting institutions and everyday people living in and out of Africa - whether they be Africans or not - that are helping shape lives positively.



Café Mujer

Café Mujer

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 12am, Wednesday at 11pm, Friday at 8pm, and Saturday at 6pm

Watch this show for a discussion related to women's issues and more. 

Language: Spanish



DC News for Vietnamese

DC News for Vietnamese

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 5pm

Vietnamese speaking radio program bringing you PSAs, Vietnamese music, audiobooks, and local news.

Language: Vietnamese



Dlife.TV

Dlife.TV

Air Dates:
Every Tuesday at 1:30pm, Saturday at 5:30pm, and Sunday at 1am

Dlife.TV is an entertainment, non-political program for the Iranian community.

Language: Farsi



Encrucijada

Encrucijada

Air Dates:
Every Friday at 2pm

Various topics on positive aspects of life are discussed during this radio program.

Language: Spanish



Ethiopian Orthodox TV

Ethiopian Orthodox TV

Air Dates:
Every Tuesday at 9pm, Wednesday at 7am, Thursday at 2pm, and Sunday at 9:30pm

Ethiopian Orthodox Television seeks to teach the Ethiopian community the right way of living through the teachings of the Bible.  This program seeks to promote unity among the Ethiopian immigrant community and aid in the difficulties of assimilating to the American way.  Tune in every week to experience messages and songs of hope, joy and love in Amharic, as this program does its part to bring the community together.

Language: Amharic



Fnote Hiwet Vetwahedo

Fnote Hiwet Vetwahedo

Air Dates:
Every Wednesday at 8pm, Saturday at 3pm, and Sunday at 5pm

Fnote Hiwet Vetwahedo is a religious program for kids and followers of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church in the language of Amharic. 

Language: Amharic



GMW+TV

GMW+TV

Air Dates:
Every Tuesday at 6pm, Saturday at 7am, and Saturday at 7pm

Tune in every week to see the Good News Mission in Washington bring you the gospel of Jesus Christ in the Korean language.

Language: Korean



Gospel In Action

Gospel In Action

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 4pm, Wednesday at 5pm, and Friday at 7am

The Gospel in Action is a one-hour weekly Christian television program in Spanish produced by the Pentecostal Church "La Biblia". Our goal is to convey God's unconditional love for humanity. This program contains Gospel singing, testimonies and preaching of the Word of God through blessed and dedicated preachers and evangelists.

Language: Spanish



Heroes Latinos Show

Heroes Latinos Show

Air Dates:
Tuesdays @11am, Thursdays @1030am, Sundays @130am

Language: Spanish



Khaleh Ghili

Khaleh Ghili

Air Dates:
Tuesdays at 11pm, Fridays at 4:30pm, and Saturdays at 12pm (LIVE)
Website:
khalehgili@aol.com

A show that brings the Persian community together through an interactive question & answer format. An interview with an expert will address needs & concerns and give advice on varying topics pertaining to Persian/American culture. Helps to bridge cultural differences & assist the Farsi-speaking community in finding proper resources. 

Language: Farsi



LifeSync TV

LifeSync TV

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 8:30am, Friday at 5:30pm, and Sunday at 12pm 

LifeSync TV shares ways to live better through positive messages with music videos for teens and young adults.

Language: Spanish



Media Watch on Hunger & Poverty

Media Watch on Hunger & Poverty

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 6:30pm, Friday at 8:30am, and Saturday at 5pm
Producer:
Bill Shickler
Email:
mediawatchonhunger@yahoo.com

Started in 1994, “Media Watch on Hunger & Poverty” is an anti-hunger and anti-poverty ACTIVIST program. We provide viewers with contacts to grass root groups, UN agencies, non-governmental organizations, and government agencies all with a view to act to end hunger and poverty. This program airs on channel 30 Fairfax Public Access.

Language: English



Mongolian TV

Mongolian TV

Air Dates:
Every Tuesday at 4:30pm, Thursday at 12:30am, Saturday at 4:30pm, and Sunday at 11:30pm

Mongolian TV is a weekly TV magazine geared towards the growing number of Mongolian immigrants arriving to the US every year.  The program features studio interviews, community news reviews, Mongolian folk and modern music, and segments for children.

Language: Mongolian (Khalka)



Open Forum

Open Forum

Air Dates:
Saturdays at 10am

Open Forum is a call-in talk show in Farsi with discussions on various topics up for all community members.

Language: Farsi



Punjabi Community Hour

Punjabi Community Hour

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 2:30pm, Tuesday at 8pm, Wednesday at 8am, and Saturday at 10pm

Punjabi Community Hour is a weekly series that focuses on the Punjabi community in the United States, as well as the cultural information about the State of Punjab and its people.

Language: Punjabi



Tilahun Gessesse

Tilahun Gessesse

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 8pm, Friday at 12:30am, Saturday at 8pm, and Sunday at 2:30pm

There are more than 200,000 Ethiopia-Americans residing in our area. This huge Ethiopia-American communty is currently deeply divided because of what is happening in Ethiopia.  The purpose of this program is to reach the Ethiopian-American community, and try to bring it together by providing professionally produced programs that educate, inform, and entertain.

Language: Amharic



Turk-Amerikan Televizyonu

Turk-Amerikan Televizyonu

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 7:30am, Tuesday at 10pm, and Sunday at 10am

Turkish-American affairs and community events are discussed in this program.

Language: Turkish



Vietnamese TV

Vietnamese TV

Air Dates:
Every Tuesday at 12am, Wednesday at 2pm, Thursday at 6pm, and Sunday at 7pm

Tune in to this weekly hour-long program focused on news and events in the Vietnamese-American community.  See coverage of major events and get weekly updates on current news and social topics in Vietnamese.  Be sure not to miss a new episode of Vietnamese TV every week on Channel 30!

Language: Vietnamese



Washington My Home

Washington My Home

Air Dates:
Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 7pm, and Saturday at 8am

Washington My Home provides the Chinese community in the metropolitan area information about community news, current events, local talent, senior citizen issues, and other areas of concern to the Chinese community.  Washington My Home features segments in both Mandarin and Cantonese for the Chinese community residing in the area.

Language: Chinese



Window to China

Window to China

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 11am, Thursday at 4:30pm, and Saturday 6:30am

Window to China's goal is to introduce Chinese culture to Americans.



Zeyafate Gooftegoo

Zeyafate Gooftegoo

Air Dates:
Every Wednesday at 12am, Thursday at 3pm, and Sunday at 8:30pm

The goal of this program is to inform the audience of current events and be platform to share their experiences.

Language: Farsi



American Odyssey

American Odyssey

Air Dates:
Every Tuesday at 8:30pm, Saturday at 1:30am, and Sunday at 3:30pm

This program showcases American art, history and culture to meet the demands of the fastest growing Asian viewers.

Language: Chinese



CaribNation

CaribNation

Air Dates:
Eery Monday at 9:30pm, Tuesday at 7:30am, and Sunday at 6pm.

Caribnation informs and educates Caribbean and American viewers through a program that highlights Caribbean culture and people.



Diwaniya

Diwaniya

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 12:30pm, Tuesday at 8am, and Wednesday at 6pm

Diwaniya is an Oprah-style program that discusses many cultural, family, and women’s issues that are taboo in Islamic culture.

Language: Arabic



El Poder de la Palabra

El Poder de la Palabra

Air Dates:
Tuesdays @1030pm, Fridays @12am, Sundays @130pm

Language: Spanish



Endtime Revival

Endtime Revival

Air Dates:
Every Tuesday at 10:30pm, Thursday at 8am, and Sunday at 1:30pm

Endtime Revival consists of biblical teachings preparing the community for the imminent return of Jesus Christ.  These teachings are taught in Spanish, Finnish, French, Portuguese, Swahili, and more. 



Facetas TV

Facetas TV

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 8am and Saturday at 8:30pm

Facetas TV is an informational magazine show that gives you a look into the different aspects of Latin-American life and culture.  Watch informative interviews, music and news segments, and entertainers in Spanish.  In collaboration with Telemundo, Facetas TV brings an exciting look into Latin America, every week on Channel 30. 

Language: Spanish



Get to Know Angola

Get to Know Angola

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 3:30pm, Thursday at 7:30am, and Sunday at 2pm

Get to know Angola is a program that deals with all the news and information about Angola. If you don't know Angola, or if you do know but haven't been back, you are invited to watch the program Get to Know Angola. Get to Know Angola is a program that will keep you up to date on all new developments, culture, dance, music, and its history.

Language: Portugese



God is Love

God is Love

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 9pm, Thursday at 12am, and Saturday at 9pm
Website:
http://www.abcdc.org

God is Love is a one-hour weekly Christian program produced by the Arabic Baptist Church. Its goal to convey the unconditional God's love to your heart and to all the hearts of others from the Arabic-speaking viewers. This program contains Gospel singing; bible reading from the Holy book, testimonies and preaching the Word of God through blessed and dedicates preachers. The program contains some announcements about the church activities such as the Arabic Sunday school and youth groups. In addition, the program deals with family problems that are on the increase especially in this country.

Language: Arabic



Gospel Witness

Gospel Witness

Air Dates:
Every Sunday at 9am

Gospel Witness brings God for everyone who needs Him and spreads His teachings to the community.  Gospel Witness provides hope and resources for those who need the essentials in life.



International Definition

International Definition

Air Dates:
Every Tuesday at 7am, Friday at 4pm, and Saturday at 4pm

International Definition presents information about various different countries, includes materials from other international organizations, and presents applications of the academic discipline which is known as the "international definition".

Language: English



Korean American Hour

Korean American Hour

Air Dates:
Every Wednesday at 9pm, Thursday at 9pm, Friday at 9pm and Sunday 7am
Producer:
Kwan Il Yu
Phone:
703-750-9550
Email:
kwanil.yu@gmail.com

The Korean American Hour aims to bring an awareness of Korea to the American community. Also, through Channel 30, we offer useful information to help Korean immigrants understand and adapt to American ways.  We educate and bring a cultural exchange between Koreans and Americans. And, we help second generation Americans learn and remember the culture and language of Korea. For these reasons we are proud to be a cultural messenger in our local community.

Language: Korean

 



Luz Para Tu Vida

Luz Para Tu Vida

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 1pm, Wednesday at 4pm, Friday at 11pm, and Sunday at 12am

Do you need light in your life?  Tune in every week to hear the message of Christ on Luz Para Tu Vida. 

Language: Spanish



Mikrofon

Mikrofon

Air Dates:
Every Tuesday at 5pm

Mikrofon discusses political, social and cultural agendas related to Turkey and the Turkish-American community. 

Language: Turkish



My Take

My Take

Air Dates:
Every Friday at 11am

This show is about you, me, and all of us. I will bring informative, enthusiastic topics related to our daily life and will share my perspective on interesting issues determined to bring some change in the common man's life.  With all these, I will also play some music to rock and entertain you.  Believe in yourself and world will be yours.  Tune in to My Take, every week on Channel 30. 

Language:  Urdu



Persian Baha'i TV

Persian Baha'i TV

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 11:30pm, Thursday at 6:30am, and Friday at 10am

Persian Baha'i TV is a panel discussion of contemporary issues on the Iranian and Iranian-American community. 

Language: Farsi



Sound of Light

Sound of Light

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 11:30am, Thursday at 11am, Friday at 1am and 1pm

Sound of Light is a Korean arts, culture and spiritual program, seen here every week on Channel 30. Tune in to hear sermons in Korean and learn more about cultural events in the area.

Language: Korean



TTEO TV

TTEO TV

Air Dates:
Every Tuesday at 2pm, Thursday at 8pm, Saturday at 12am and 2pm

TTEO TV features weekly programming in Amharic of the Ethiopian community in the metropolitan area.

Language: Amharic



Vietnamese Talk Show

Vietnamese Talk Show

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 6pm, Tuesday at 1am, Thursday at 7pm, and Sunday at 8pm

Vietnamese Talk Show is a weekly, half-hour program that features many aspects of Vietnamese culture and life by showcasing prominent local leaders, scientists, musicians, priests, social workers and more.  This program presents a variety of subjects, in Vietnamese, of interest to the Vietnamese-American community.  Tune in for a new episode of Vietnamese Talk Show every week on Channel 30!

Language: Vietnamese



Voice of Hope

Voice of Hope

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 8:30pm, Tuesday at 4pm, Wednesday at 1am, and Sunday at 6:30pm

The purpose of our program is to send messages to all about the Bible and Jesus.

Language: Amharic



Whole Health Living

Whole Health Living

Air Dates:
Every Tuesday at 7pm, Saturday at 1am, and Sunday at 3pm.

Whole Health Living is a public health show with a purpose to educate the public about prevention, wellness and healthy living.

Language: Chinese



Zara's Mongol TV

Zara's Mongol TV

Air Dates:
Every Monday at 1am, Wednesday at 3pm, Thursday at 11pm, and Friday at 6pm

Zara's Mongol TV is a weekly hour-long magazine that consists of studio and field interviews, community news, musics, and reports from Mongolia.

Language: Mongolian