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Saturday 9/1/2012

Midnight EDT

KET
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#704 "Nitty Gritty Dirt Band" [TV-G]
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band are heroes of the Americana and country-folk world. The band won two Grammy Awards in 1989 for their certified gold album Will the Circle Be Unbroken: Volume Two. Singer-guitarist Jeff Hanna, drummer Jimmie Fadden, multi-instrumentalist John McEuen, and keyboardist Bob Carpenter make a special appearance to perform songs from their new CD, Speed of Life.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2680 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural AmericaClosed CaptionedKY
#202 "The Ralph Stanley Story" [TV-G]
Explores Stanley's musical roots in the Clinch Mountains of Virginia, the early days of the Stanley Brothers, and Ralph's decision to continue on after the untimely death of brother Carter. Interviews with Stanley, former band members, and fellow musicians such as Patty Loveless and Dwight Yoakam are intercut with performance excerpts, including several with Larry Sparks and Ricky Skaggs at Skaggs' annual Hills of Home Bluegrass Festival.
 

12:01 am Saturday, September 1

KET
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#704 "Nitty Gritty Dirt Band" [TV-G]
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band are heroes of the Americana and country-folk world. The band won two Grammy Awards in 1989 for their certified gold album Will the Circle Be Unbroken: Volume Two. Singer-guitarist Jeff Hanna, drummer Jimmie Fadden, multi-instrumentalist John McEuen, and keyboardist Bob Carpenter make a special appearance to perform songs from their new CD, Speed of Life.
 

12:30

KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2679 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#18180 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Washington WeekHigh Definition
#5209 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
In Performance at the Governor's MansionKY
#301 "Diverse Cultures"
Features Kentucky talent, including the Orville Hammond Trio, Beau Haddock, Ballet Espanol, and poet Nikky Finney. A 1999 KET production.
 

1:30

KET2
Need To KnowHigh Definition
#251 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

2:00

KET
Infinity Hall LiveHigh Definition
#111 "Jonathan Edwards" [TV-PG]
Veteran folk singer/songwriter Jonathan Edwards, best known for his 1971 classic "Sunshine," perform songs primarily from his 2011 album, My Love Will Keep. [High-Definition]
KET2
Great PerformancesHigh Definition
#3709 "Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night 2012" [TV-G]
Conductor Gustavo Dudamel leads the world-renowned Vienna Philharmonic in the magnificent gardens of Austria's Imperial Schonbrunn Palace. The Vienna Ballet and the orchestra celebrate dance in music by Tchaikovsky, Mussorgsky, and Richard Strauss. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Reel Visions: Spotlight on Kentucky FilmmakersKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#109 "Coming Down the Mountain by Colin Spoelman"
Colin Spoelman is a filmmaker who lives in Brooklyn, NY but was born and raised in Harlan, Ky. His film Coming Down the Mountain explores the prescription drug abuse epidemic in the mountains and follows a father and son as they cope with abuse and the isolation in rural Appalachia. A 2010 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

2:30

KETKY
Kentucky MusicKYHigh Definition
#102 "John Harrod and Tona Barkley"
Owen County musicians John Harrod and Tona Barkley perform music influenced by forgotten Kentucky artists like African American fiddler Bill Livers and Lily May Ledford, who recorded and performed with the group Coon Creek Girls. [High-Definition]
 

3:00

KET
Four Days at Dragon*ConHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Every Labor Day weekend, tens of thousands descend upon Atlanta for the largest convention of pop-culture fandom in the Southeast. From science fiction celebrities and their obsessive fans to colorfully-costumed characters engaged in mock combat, this program explores the "Woodstock for nerds" known as Dragon*Con. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The Haunting TraditionKYWatch Online!
Retells tales of the supernatural—hauntings, strange noises, and apparitions—passed on through generations of Western Kentucky storytellers. A 1993 KET production. Watch Online
 

3:30

KET2
Ribbon of SandHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Profiles the transitory islands of North Carolina's Outer Banks that are doomed to disappear. Meryl Streep reads excerpts from Rachel Carson's writings. [High-Definition]
 

4:00

KET
Chesapeake Bay by AirHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Captures the unparalleled wild beauty, rich history, and natural serenity of the bay from 2,000 feet. [High-Definition]
KET2
A Flea Market DocumentaryKYHigh Definition
[TV-G]
An unabashed celebration of the unusual people and enticing things that can be found in parking lots, at fairgrounds, at drive-ins, on sidewalks, and wherever else someone has posted a sign saying "Flea Market." The markets visited include the annual "World's Longest Yard Sale" along U.S. 127 through Kentucky and Tennessee. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Burgoo! Legendary Stew of the SouthKY
[TV-G]
Explores the Kentucky origins and modern chefs of this unique concoction.
 

5:00

KET
GED Connection en EspanolClosed Captioned
#137 "Estadis tica y probabilidad" [TV-G]
Shows how statistics are gathered and used and explores the basics of chance and probability.
KET2
The This Old House HourHigh Definition
#1022 [TV-G]
Installing the new deck, installing the red cedar shingles, the progress on the flooring, and using decorative polyurethane brackets for the exterior. Plus, tiling a bathroom floor and weatherstripping a front door. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Southern Fried FitnessClosed Captioned
#205 [TV-G]
Start your day with a healthy breakfast.
 

5:30

KET
Math Basics
#110 "Patterns and Statistics"
Pattern recognition; tessellations; number patterns; displaying numeric data with graphs; introduction to statistics; sampling and probability.
KETKY
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh Definition
#2848 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition]
 

6:00

KET
Math Basics
#111 "Putting It All Together"
Two- and three-dimensional shapes; sorting and classifying shapes; the relationships among volume, surface area, and shape; ratio and proportion; figuring cost per unit.
KET2
Mister Rogers' NeighborhoodHigh Definition
#1465 "School" [TV-Y]
Mister Rogers puts name tags on a picture of Francois Clemmons and on the trolley. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, children from Some Place Else find their desks at school with the help of name cards. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1713 "Teenage Author/Dave Outdoors/Junkyard Pottery"
A teenage author discusses his book about his Hopkinsville home town; Dave puts his knowledge of the great outdoors to the test on a trip into the Daniel Boone Forest with a wilderness survival expert; and the husband and wife team behind Junkyard Pottery in McCreary County create hand-thrown pottery designed in a variety of colored glazes. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. [High-Definition] Watch Online