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Thursday 12/6/2012

1:00 pm EST

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#113 "Fiction" [TV-G]
Explores elements of fiction in short stories by Edgar Allan Poe, Flannery O'Connor, and James Baldwin and the contemporary novel Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat, who reads an excerpt from the book.
KET2
CaillouHigh Definition
#402 "Lost and Found" [TV-Y]
Caillou loses his voice and has to find other ways to communicate. While searching for a missing sock, Caillou accidentally locks himself in the basement. Daddy comes to the rescue—and locks himself in, too. [High-Definition]
KETKY
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#614 "Jim Leach"
Bill sits down with Jim Leach, chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities, to discuss the subject of Leach's nationwide speaking tour, "Words Do Matter," about civility in public discourse. A 2011 KET produciton. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

1:30

KET
Pre-GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#112 "Themes in World History" [TV-G]
Major events, inventions, and ideas that have shaped the world and its cultures, from ancient Egypt to the modern Middle East.
KET2
Daniel Tiger's NeighborhoodHigh Definition
#108 "Something Special for Dad/I Love You, Mom" [TV-Y]
Daniel visits the Post Office and joins Mr. McFeely on his "speedy delivery" to give Dad a special letter! Daniel wants to make banana bread for Mom Tiger and visits Baker Aker's Bakery to learn about the bread-making process. [High-Definition]
KETKY
BywordsKYWatch Online!
#201 "Frank Ashley/Malcolm Kilduff"
Press secretary Frank Ashley, and broadcaster Malcolm Kilduff, discuss the topic of news media. A 1981 KET production. Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
News QuizHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2812 "Dec. 6, 2012" [TV-G]
[High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
It's Sew EasyHigh Definition
#205 "Construction Blueprints" [TV-G]
A lesson on hemming, a down to earth lesson on fit, and a unique method of sewing without pins. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Head of the HollerKY
#101 "Silas House"
National best-selling novelist Silas House talks about growing up in eastern Kentucky, the changes he's seen, the inspiration for his novels, and his passion for preserving Appalachia's hills and hollows. House is the National Endowment for the Humanities chair in Appalachian Studies at Berea College where he teaches Appalachian literature. A Berea College production.
 

2:15

KET
Telling TalesKY
#102 "The Two Gals"
A story about a good sister and a bad sister, told by Appalachian storyteller Anndrena Belcher.
 

2:29

KETKY
Seven SistersKY
A moving profile of seven sisters who grew up in rural Kentucky, outside West Liberty, during the Great Depression. Produced by Patrick Donohew with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

2:30

KET
Dinosaur TrainHigh Definition
#115 "The Old Spinosaurus and the Sea/A Spiky Tail Tale" [TV-Y]
Dad takes the kids on the Dinosaur Train to fish in a new place, where they meet a huge, grumpy, old dinosaur, called a Spinosaurus, that doesn't want the kids in his Sea. Buddy and Tiny help settle an argument between Morris Stegosaurus and Alvin Allosaurus, two very big dinosaurs - one with a very spiky tail, the other with a mouthful of sharp teeth. [High-Definition]
KET2
Scrapbook SoupHigh Definition
#207 "New Materials" [TV-G]
A wildlife photo frame on canvas, embellishments for an old photo, add paint and more for a special page, and embossing on various materials. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Seven SistersKY
A moving profile of seven sisters who grew up in rural Kentucky, outside West Liberty, during the Great Depression. Produced by Patrick Donohew with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

3:00

KET
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!High Definition
#104 "A Plan for Sand/Whale Music" [TV-Y]
Carmela the Camel teaches teaches the kids how camels are adapted to live in a dry, sandy climate. Humphrey the Humpback Whale teaches the kids that whales communicate by singing, and that it's not how you sing that matters, but what you're saying in the song. [High-Definition]
KET2
Math Basics
#102 "Getting Up to Speed"
Basic concepts of arithmetic: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
 

3:30

KET
Curious GeorgeHigh Definition
#701 "Monkey Down Under/Bright Lights, Little Monkey" [TV-Y]
George and The Man with the Yellow Hat visit the land down under for an Australian outback safari adventure! George, Allie, and Bill go on a late-night search for a mysterious creature - the Perseids. [High-Definition]
KET2
Crossroads CaféClosed Captioned
#126 "Winds of Change" [TV-G]
The café employees face difficult choices about their futures.
 

4:00

KET
ArthurHigh Definition
#408 "1001 Dads/Prunella's Prediction" [TV-Y]
Buster says he's not coming to the Father's Day picnic because he has other plans, but Arthur worries that he's really sad about his parents' divorce and embarrassed to show up alone. Inspired by a fortune teller's prediction, Prunella confidently tells everyone that she'll be getting a pair of oh-so-fashionable flashpants for her birthday. When she gets a watch instead, she can't face the other kids. [High-Definition]
KET2
My GenerationHigh Definition
#3019 "Less Is More" [TV-G]
Be amazed as you discover how little you actually need to be happy, expatriates are living large with less, celebrity chef Ming Tsai cooks up a delicious and cheap meals, and meet the man who vowed to live with only the essentials. [High-Definition]
KETKY
LAND (and how it gets that way)Closed CaptionedKY
[TV-PG]
Decades before sprawl made front-page news across America, the farmers, developers, and other citizens of Woodford County had already hit the courtrooms with clashing ideas on growth and development. Filmmaker Walter Brock uses their intimate and impassioned voices to examine how human character, ambition, and social class have shaped the American landscape. Produced with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

4:30

KET
WordGirlHigh Definition
#203 "Slumber Party Pooper /Line Lessons with Lady Redundant Woman" [TV-Y7]
Becky has to deal with a bratty guest at her party. Lady Redundant Woman's copies are acting rude. [High-Definition]
KET2
Living SmartClosed Captioned
#309 "Coping with Prickly People" [TV-PG]
Sister Roselle Haas addresses an obstacle that will affect anyone on a day-to-day basis, no matter our personal or work environment: dealing with irksome or frustrating people. Sister Haas shares with us how we can free ourselves from the affects of other people's prickly behavior. She also explains valuable ways that we can achieve balance of the body, mind, and spirit.
 

5:00

KET
Wild KrattsHigh Definition
#135 "Quillber's Birthday Present" [TV-Y]
It's Aviva's birthday, and Chris and Martin decide to collect shed porcupine quills to make a beautiful necklace as a gift. As they tag along with an African Crested Porcupine, they discover that animals have different ways and features to defend themselves from predators. [High-Definition]
KET2
The Piano GuyHigh Definition
#1211 [TV-G]
How to play the folk standard "Go Tell It On The Mountain" and a jazzy chromatic ending. Featured guests include Bradley Sowash, Bobby Floyd, and Andy LaVerne. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky CollectiblesKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#102 "Newcomb College Pottery/Martin Guitar/Rare Marbles"
Expert appraisers examine treasures including pottery from Newcomb College, a 1946 Martin Guitar, and some of the rarest marbles in the world. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
The Electric CompanyHigh Definition
#306 "Shrink, Shrank, Shrunk!" [TV-Y]
Manny borrows the Skeleckian Shrinkanator 3002 and Marcus and Jessica accidentally get shrunk. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tracks AheadHigh Definition
#807 "The Mollibahn" [TV-G]
Ride the route of royalty through the countryside and streets of northern Germany, visit a great O gauge club in New York, ride into the Kentucky hills, and stop for a concert on top of Colorado's LaVeta pass. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky LifeKY
#903 "Motorbike Champ/Kenny's Country Cheese/Miniature Donkeys" [TV-G]
Shelby County's Ryan Young, a six-time national champion bike rider; Kenny Mattingly and his family in Barren County, who make cheese right on their farm; and a Larue County man who raises miniature donkeys. A 2003 KET production.
 

6:00

KET
BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17341 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#412 "Ruff Bounces Back" [TV-Y]
Ruff sends Talia and Isaac to determine which dog breed is the most intelligent. Sterling and Brian learn about wheelchair basketball. [High-Definition]
KETKY
One to OneClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#105 "Nick Clooney"
Host Bill Goodman speaks with Nick Clooney. A 2006 KET production. Watch Online
 

6:30

KET
Nightly Business ReportHigh Definition
#32002 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#602 "When Penguins Fly" [TV-Y]
When Hacker traps all the penguins in icy depths, the kids must save them and save their holiday. [High-Definition]
KETKY
bookclub@ketClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#412 "Come Back to the Farm"
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss a collection of short stories by Jesse Stuart. The 16 stories reflect the essence of Appalachia, portraying the pioneer spirit, self-reliance, and humor of the hill people of Stuart's homeland. A 2002 KET production. Watch Online
 

7:00

KET
PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10514 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Equitrekking AdventuresHigh Definition
#608 "Southern Quebec" [TV-G]
Darley explores Quebec's snowy trails by horses, skis, and dogsleds and visits the city of Montreal, sampling some French pastries in Old Montreal and getting an insiders look at the Canadian horses in Mont Royal Park. [High-Definition]
KETKY
My Kentucky HomeKY
#103 "Greenville (Part 1)"
Historian Tom Brizendine, Dorothy Martin, Becky Keith, and Jamie Wells discuss the history and exciting changes going on in Greenville.