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New Broadcast Schedule

Sun Sounds has an updated Broadcast Schedule.  It has been mailed out to you  in either large print, Braille or cd, or an e-copy.  Some of these changes are new beginning July 1st, and some of the changes are new since the last guide. There will continue to be more changes as new volunteers come it to read. 

Here are some of our program changes since the last guide:

Some of the changes include a change to the Tucson program schedule

The Tucson Grocery Ads will be moving to 11:00am on Wednesday.

This means that the Arizona Daily Star will air Monday-Friday at noon.

At 5:00pm in Tucson you will now have access to the Economist, Women’s Magazines, The Grocery Ads, Men’s Magazines and Time Magazine.

Changes during the day

Monday 7:00pm - The Atlantic

Wednesday 7:00am – Nice News (new show) – Wake up to some good news for the week that will start your day with a smile on your face.

Wednesday 7:30am – Arizona Traveler moves into this time slot.

Wednesday 3:00pm - Southern Living Magazine

Wednesday 7:00pm – Harper’s Magazine

Thursday 1:00PM – Due to fallout from the pandemic Dakota Livsey has stopped producing Chronicles of the Old West.  We have continued to air repeats of this show for over a year, but now it is time to  make way for National Geographic at 1:00pm and Arizona History at 1:30pm.

Friday 9:00am – American History

Saturday 8:00am – Open Mind Magazine – Lee Klose helps you to open your mind to different views on life and living.

Saturday 8:30am – Greater Good Magazine (in repeat)

Saturday 11:00am – Disability Time - Get set for a different disability show every week.

Saturday 6:00pm - Military History

Sunday 6:30am – Greater Good Magazine (new show) – the psychology of well being for you to live your best life.

Sunday 7:00am – Just One Thing -  Sometimes it’s only a small thing that can make a difference in your life.

Sunday 10:30am – Eyes on Success – Disabilities need not stop you from living and achieving things.

Sunday 5:00pm - Science Matters – Stay up to day on the latest science discoveries with Cynthia Elek

Sunday 11pm - Nice News (repeat)


Broadcast Schedule Update

Large Print Broadcast schedules have been mailed.  If you did not receive one please let us know at 480-774-8300.  The audio cds and Braille guides will be mailed out shortly. 

You can also access  updated broadcast information and schedule on the Broadcast Schedule Link.  The audio version is available on-demand.

DVS Audio-Described Movies and Special Programming 


Saturday June 1 - First Saturday DVS, 8pm - Captain America The First Avenger:  A rejected military soldier, transforms into Captain America after taking a dose of a "Super-Soldier serum". He must then attempt to take down a warmonger and a terrorist organization.  Chris Evans, Hugo Weaving, Samuel L. Jackson, action/adventure, PG-13

Friday  June 7- Casper – A friendly ghost helps the new inhabitants of an old family mansion find the hidden treasure amidst a family of bad ghosts trying to keep them away. Bill Pullman, Christiana Ricci,  Cathy Moriarty, Eric Idle,  comedy, family, PG

Friday  June 14 -  Mama Mia Here We Go Again - Five years after Mamma Mia! Sophie prepares for the grand reopening of the Hotel Bella Donna as she learns more about her mother's past. Amanda Seyfried, Andy Garcia, Meryl Streep, Cher Romance, musical PG-13

Friday June 21 - The Outsiders  -  It’s the Greasers against the Socs as  two rival gangs go after each other when one member is killed. Stay gold  Ponyboy.  Matt Dillon, Ralph Macchio, Patrick Swayze, Rob Lowe, Emilio Estevez, Tom Cruise Drama PG-13

Friday -  June 28 – The Rookie -  A high school baseball coach  makes the major leagues after agreeing to try out if his team made the playoffs. Dennis Quaid, JD Evermore, G, Drama, Family


Shows at Your Fingertips with On-Demand

Sun Sounds has added some new programs to the daily line up:

Sports Today — Monday to Thursday at 7pm (The Washington Post will move to 6pm). Hear about the results and analysis of the weekend sports and then later in the week get set for what’s coming up.

Arizona History — Mondays at 8am. Arizona has its own brand of history and a magazine dedicated to it. Learn about the old day of Arizona that brought us to where we are today.

Living Without Limitations — 3rd Saturday of the month at 11am. An update of accessibility and enabling technologies.

Christianity Today — Sundays at 6:30am. Get a Christian viewpoint on the latest topics and news of the day.

Under the Western Stars with Tony Norris — 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month at 10pm. Cowboy poetry, stories, and songs about growing up in the west.