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Tuesday 4/16/2013

Noon EDT

KET
WordWorldHigh Definition
#115 "Pig's Present/Tick Tock Space Clock" [TV-Y]
Pig's nephews, the Three Little Pigs, are making him a secret birthday present. Pig promises not to peek, but his curiosity gets the better of him—and wreaks havoc all over WordWorld. After a mysterious spaceship lands, Duck pledges to help a robot track down a very important clock. [High-Definition]
KET2
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19081 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky Time CapsuleClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#119 "Valery and Galina Panov: In Tandem"
In the 1970s, Valery and Galina Panov, talented Russian dancers persecuted for their religious and political beliefs, came to Louisville to perform with the local dance company. Watch Online
 

12:30 pm

KET
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#126 "The Kibble Crook/Screaming for Ice Cream" [TV-Y]
T-Bone eats all of Cleo's new food, then tries to blame it on someone else. Charley gets in over his head when he tries to serve everyone ice cream without an adult's help. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
#1004
Trigg Co. Country Ham Festival, chain saw artists Sam Dunning and Tommy Rothrock, and Newport Aquarium's penguin exhibit are featured. [High-Definition]
 

12:30

KET
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#126 "The Kibble Crook/Screaming for Ice Cream" [TV-Y]
T-Bone eats all of Cleo's new food, then tries to blame it on someone else. Charley gets in over his head when he tries to serve everyone ice cream without an adult's help. [High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#106 "Writing Style and Word Choice" [TV-G]
Purpose and audience affect how authors compose various kinds of written pieces.
KET2
CaillouHigh Definition
#416 "Springtime!" [TV-Y]
Caillou and Sarah save a patch of snow they find under the porch, but soon learn they can't keep it forever. Mom and Dad give Caillou a chore to do. And Caillou looks forward to the neighborhood rummage sale—until he is asked to donate something. [High-Definition]
KETKY
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#610 "Dr. Whitney Jones and Crit Luallen"
Bill discusses colon cancer with Dr. Whitney Jones of Louisville, founder of the Kentucky Colon Cancer Prevention Project, and State Auditor Crit Luallen, a colon cancer survivor who shares her story. They discuss efforts to eliminate preventable colon cancer death by increasing screening rates in Kentucky. A 2011 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

1:30

KET
Pre-GED Connection
#119 "Physics" [TV-G]
Explores the physics involved in roller coasters, space flight, sound, electricity, and MRI technology.
KET2
Daniel Tiger's NeighborhoodHigh Definition
#112 "Fruit Picking Day/Daniel Is Big Enough to Help Dad" [TV-Y]
Prince Wednesday is upset because his big brother Prince Tuesday can pick the highest fruit off the tree branches, but he can't. Dad Tiger shows Daniel just the right tools he can use to help him build a playhouse. [High-Definition]
KETKY
BywordsKY
#352 "Porter Peoples, Art Walters"
Leaders of the Urban League: Porter Peeples and Art Walters. A 1985 KET production.
 

2:00

KET
Super Why!High Definition
#104 "Jack and the Beanstalk" [TV-Y]
Baby Joy, Whyatt's little sister, is having a giant-sized tantrum. The Super Readers use their literacy powers to venture up Jack's beanstalk to talk to a real giant and get advice from Jack about the soothing power of music. [High-Definition]
KET2
Garden SmartHigh Definition
#2911 [TV-G]
Visit two similar gardens where gardeners have chosen very different solutions to their challenges. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Louisville—A City at the FallsClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
Three restored films by Al Shands, produced in the 1970s, chronicle the history and growth of the River City across nine decades, from 1850 to 1940. A 2001 KET production. Watch Online
 

2:30

KET
Dinosaur TrainHigh Definition
#107 "Now with Feathers!/A Frill a Minute" [TV-Y]
Dad gives Tiny and Buddy a mystery feather and the kids become "detectives," riding the dinosaur train to meet Valerie Velociraptor, who shows our kids what life is like covered with beautiful feathers. Our kids help Tank Triceratops overcome his awkwardness having a huge head by showing him how cool and amazing his features are, especially his frill. [High-Definition]
KET2
P. Allen Smith's Garden HomeHigh Definition
#1211 "Autumns Allure" [TV-G]
P. Allen Smith visits Arkansas' newest cultural addition, the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. At Monticello in Charlottesville, Virginia, the home of Thomas Jefferson, Allen talks to the Director of Landscaping about the massive orchard. [High-Definition]
 

3:00

KET
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!High Definition
#209 "Little Lemmings/Keep The Beat" [TV-Y]
Lars the Lemming from the Wundra-Bundra-Tundra teaches the kids how to stay warm out in the cold. Dr. Giggles shows the kids how the heart pumps. [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
#127 "The All-Animal Recycled Band/The Times of Sand" [TV-Y]
George recruits Charkie, Gnocchi, Hundley, and Compass to play in a band inspired by the firefighters at Rescue Squad 86. George and the Man with the Yellow Hat have a sand castle-building contest at the beach. [High-Definition]
KET2
Crossroads CaféClosed Captioned
#107 "Fish Out of Water" [TV-PG]
Brashov's brother arrives from Romania and finds that life in the United States is not what he expected. Vocabulary: describing experiences. Life skills: adjusting to a new culture.
KETKY
Water Works: 150 Years of the Louisville Water CompanyClosed CaptionedKY
A documentary history of the Louisville Water Co., chartered as a private company in 1854 but almost wholly owned by the city by the time regular water delivery began on October 22, 1860. In the early 1900s, the Louisville Water Co. pioneered techniques for clearing mud and sand from river water that served as a model for many other city systems. Today, the Louisville water system serves all of Jefferson County with almost 3,000 miles of pipeline.
 

4:00

KET
ArthurHigh Definition
#707 "D.W.'s Time Trouble/Buster's Amish Mismatch" [TV-Y]
A magical trip through time lets D.W. see what life would have been like if she had been Arthur's older sibling instead of the other way around. Inspired by a field trip to Amish country, Buster vows to forgo all modern conveniences when he gets back home—but that's easier said than done. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tennessee Wild SideHigh Definition
#2507
A historic habitat almost gets bulldozed, why tailwater fishing is almost too good to be true, tips on catching catfish, tracking the green salamander, and the wonder of wildflowers are featured. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Third Lives in the First WorldKY
Explores the challenges and surprises encountered by recent immigrants to the Louisville area and their impressions of their new home, focusing on several Somalian refugees who narrowly escaped death in their homeland. Produced by Joshua Shapero of Louisville with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

4:30

KET
WordGirlHigh Definition
#311 "Bampy Battles Bots/Truth, Revision, and the Lexicon Way" [TV-Y7]
Tobey invents the ultimate invincible robot. Will Becky's grandfather Bampy be able to help WordGirl save the day? [High-Definition]
KET2
The Desert SpeaksClosed Captioned
#1411 "Origins of a Royal Road" [TV-G]
El Camino Real (The Royal Road) served as a trade route among the Puebloan peoples hundreds of years before the arrival of Europeans. Later, it became the tattered thread that connected the Spanish strongholds in southern Mexico to the tiny, distant settlements of Nuevo (New) Mexico. This historic route of communication, conquest, and gold runs from Mexico City through the Chihuahuan Desert to the mountains of Santa Fe, NM.
 

5:00

KET
Wild KrattsHigh Definition
#207 "Bugs Or Monkeys?" [TV-Y]
Chris puts a miniaturized Martin in his pack and investigates Spider Monkeys in the rainforest. [High-Definition]
KET2
MotorWeekHigh Definition
#3232 "Sport Sedan Shootout" [TV-G]
A sport sedan shootout, the 2013 Chevrolet Traverse, and tire rotation are highlighted. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Roundabout UKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#534
[High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
The Electric CompanyHigh Definition
#120 "The Limerick Slam" [TV-Y]
Jessica and Manny compete in the annual Limerick Slam. [High-Definition]
KET2
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2928 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KETKY
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1305 "Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill/Koenig Farm Yarns/Underground Railroad Museum" [TV-G]
Host Dave Shuffett tours Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill and learns that there is much more to the Shakers than chairs and lemon pie. The Koenig Farm in Springfield turns out amazingly soft mohair yarns in rich colors. And the National Underground Railroad Museum in Maysville chronicles the lives of fugitive slaves seeking freedom. A 2007 KET production. Watch Online
 

6:00

KET
BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17106 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#317 "The People vs. Grandma Ruffman" [TV-Y]
Grandma Ruffman is in jail, having been accused of trying to break Ruff's twin, Scruff Ruffman, out of prison. Ruff sends two kids to be on Grandma's defense team, two others to examine forensic evidence, and the others to prosecute Grandma. They try the case with help from real lawyers in a real courtroom with a real judge. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2017 "Gun Laws"
A discussion about gun laws. Scheduled guests: Connie Coartney, spokeswoman for the Kentucky chapter of Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense In America; Ken Pagano, a National Rifle Association member and NRA-certified instructor; Rev. Tanya Tyler, Justice Commission chair for the Kentucky Council of Churches; and Rev. Hershael York, senior pastor at Buck Run Baptist Church and professor and associate dean at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. [High-Definition] Watch Online