Comet distributes programming by presenting its Programming Swaparama every 1 ½ years in Southern California. Over 300 programs, public service announcements and shorts are made available on DVD at the event. This is a fast and cost efficient way to program a community cable channel with a wide range of programming. The Programming Swaparama is announced on the SCAN NATOA web site and on the SCAN NATOA listserve.

Past Programs contributed include:

Art Studio

Between the Lines

Calabasas Graphics

Huell Howser’s California’s Green

Huell Howser’s California’s Water

Close-Up on Health

Community Cooking

Connie Martinson Talks Books


 The Cutting Edge

EarthTalk Today

Flowers Made Simple

Garden Wise Guys

Get Used to It

Give Your Walls Some Soul


Java James


Live from the Ford Theater

Metro Motion

On the Ball

Peace Works

Perils for Pedestrians

Pulse of the Port

Schools on Point

Sea Inside

Secret Family Recipes

Silver Age Yoga


Vintage Vehicle Show

Women in Film PSAs

World Affairs Council


The last Programming Swaparama was held in 2009. The next one is expected to happen sometime in 2011.

If you have any questions, please contact Robin Gee, Programming Swaparama Coordinator at