Access Channel 5 programming for March 10-16 set

Submitted Photo Jeff Smith from the St. Susan Center will be the guest on “Chautauqua Sunrise,” hosted by Doc Hamels.

“Defenders of Freedom” shares the first hand experiences of WWII veterans in the Western New York and Northwestern Pennsylvania areas. Hosted and filmed at the Jackson Center in Jamestown, the project is a collaborative effort between the Center, the United Veterans Council, Chautauqua County Office of Veterans Services and local WWII authors and historians, Rolly Kidder and Phil Zimmer. Interviews this week will be aired at 12:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. and include Ben Ferencz,George Bergfeldt and George Bridenbaker.

Rolling Hills Radio presents David Michael Miller and Almond and Olive at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.

“Chautauqua Sunrise,” hosted by Doc Hamels, will have guest Jeff Smith from the St. Susan Center. The program airs live county-wide on various access channels at 9 a.m. on Saturday only, then repeats at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Access Channel 5.

Repeat programming is typically re-aired throughout the week at other various time slots.

All programming starts this Saturday and continues until Friday, March 16.

Access Channel 5 is available to cable viewers in the Chautauqua, Mayville, North Harmony, Portland, Sherman and Westfield areas, and can be found on channel 5 with a cable converter or on 5.3 on digital televisions without a cable converter.

The programs may also be viewed after the initial airing at the station’s web site