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Sunday 5/12/2013

6:00 pm EDT

KET
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy MacHigh Definition
#111 "Chippendale Footstool" [TV-G]
The s-curve legs and ball and claw feet are the dramatic features of Tommy's Chippendale footstool. Many furniture makers get defeated by the ball and claw, but Tommy stops by master carver Will Neptune's shop to get tips on an incredibly easy way to break it down. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3808 "Venom: Nature's Killer" [TV-PG]
Follows two scientists on their expeditions to track down and capture the planet's most deadly creatures. Find out how nature's deadliest cocktails could be medicine's brightest new hope. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The Story of McConnell SpringsKY
Explores the complex geological and hydrological nature of McConnell Springs, the spot where Lexington was founded. In June 1775, a party of explorers was camped there when they learned of the first victory by Americans in the Revolution. They promptly named their camp in honor of Lexington, MA. Today, McConnell Springs is a city park that offers passive recreation amid natural beauty. A production of Michael Breeding MEDIA.
 

6:30

KET
The Victory GardenHigh Definition
#3403 "Light Up Your Garden" [TV-G]
Specimens that reflect, absorb, or bring light into the garden and New York City's "Million Trees" initiative. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The Kentucky TheatreKYWatch Online!
An affectionate look at the history of Lexington's downtown movie house, the Kentucky Theatre, by filmmakers Eren McGinnis and Ari Palos (Beyond the Border). From its opening in 1922 to the present, the Kentucky has been a vital part of downtown Lexington. Its story is warmly told by historians, patrons, manager Fred Mills, and others. Supported in part by the KET Fund for Independent Production. Watch Online
 

6:58

KET
Keeping Up AppearancesClosed Captioned
#210
Hyacinth decides to take Daddy out for a picnic, but he decides that he will take her car instead.
 

7:00

KET2
Moyers & CompanyHigh Definition
#218 "How People Power Generates Change" [TV-RE]
Meet three organizers who are working toward common goals and demanding change. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYWatch Online!
#105 "Ellis Wilson—So Much to Paint"
Follows the career of Kentucky native Ellis Wilson (1899-1977), an African-American artist whose passion for painting took him from his hometown of Mayfield to a successful career in New York. His work captured the daily lives of African Americans and helped open doors for many younger black artists. This update of a 2000 KET documentary includes a look at Ellis Wilson works discovered since the program's premiere. Watch Online
 

7:28

KET
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1053 "Catching Digby's Donkey" [TV-PG]
The trio set about the near impossible task of catching a stubborn donkey.
 

7:59

KETKY
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1222 "Dr. Clark's Kentucky Treasures" [TV-G]
A special expanded edition tours 11 places designated by the late historian Dr. Thomas Clark as sites every Kentuckian should visit: the Abbey of Gethsemani, Augusta, the Cane Ridge Meeting House, Cumberland Gap, the Falls of the Ohio, the Fitchburg Iron Furnace, Land Between the Lakes, Lilley Cornett Woods, Mammoth Cave, Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill, and the Speed Art Museum. A 2006 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
 

8:00

KET
As Time Goes By
#121
Jean and Lionel travel to Los Angeles to discuss turning their story into a film.
KET2
Call The MidwifeHigh Definition
#207 [TV-14]
Cynthia administers daily insulin to a man who consistently belittles his wife. Jenny looks after a black mother-to-be who is subjected to racial prejudice. Everyone is thrilled when Chummy and Peter return from Sierra Leone with a surprise. [High-Definition]
 

8:29

KET
Are You Being Served?Closed Captioned
#110 "Big Brother"
The new surveillance cameras at Grace Brothers produce unexpected results.
 

8:30

KET
Are You Being Served?Closed Captioned
#110 "Big Brother"
The new surveillance cameras at Grace Brothers produce unexpected results.
 

9:00

KET
Masterpiece ClassicHigh Definition
#4314 "Mr. Selfridge, Part 7" [TV-PG]
F.W. Woolworth tries to undercut his old friend and competitor, Harry, who gives the discount king a run for his money. The temperature rises with Agnes and Henri. [High-Definition]
KET2
Martin Clunes: The Lemurs of MadagascarHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
British actor Martin Clunes (Doc Martin) travels to Madagascar to explore and expose the urgent plight of lemurs. [High-Definition]
 

9:31

KETKY
Rovers, Wrestlers, and Stars: The Quonset AuditoriumKYHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Chronicles the life of Quonset Auditorium in Bowling Green, Kentucky, which served local legends and national stars in the post-WW II entertainment boom. Through oral histories, the film provides a glimpse into the lives of diverse entertainers, ranging from country, R&B and gospel musicians to professional wrestlers whose paths intersected during a time when segregation was being challenged. [High-Definition]
 

10:00

KET
Call The MidwifeHigh Definition
#207 [TV-14]
Cynthia administers daily insulin to a man who consistently belittles his wife. Jenny looks after a black mother-to-be who is subjected to racial prejudice. Everyone is thrilled when Chummy and Peter return from Sierra Leone with a surprise. [High-Definition]
KET2
10 Buildings That Changed AmericaHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Geoffrey Baer journeys across America to explore ten groundbreaking works of art and engineering. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Soul Searching: The Journey of Thomas MertonClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-PG]
The remarkable life and lasting impact of Thomas Merton, one of the spiritual masters of the 20th century. Shot mainly at Merton's Kentucky home, the Abbey of Gethsemani, the program examines Merton's life in Kentucky, the transformations he experienced, and how his influence as a writer and social critic has continued since his death in 1968. Produced by Morgan Atkinson with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

11:00

KET
Globe TrekkerClosed Captioned
#1201 "Around The World: Across America: Route 66 & Beyond" [TV-PG]
Justine Shapiro starts in Washington, DC and follows the Blue Ridge Parkway to Nashville and Memphis, birthplaces of American country and soul. After a brief countryside respite in Arkansas, Justine hits the legendary Route 66 from Oklahoma to Arizona.
KET2
This Is America & The WorldClosed Captioned
#1631 "Amb. Christos Panagopoulos (Greece)" [TV-G]
Dennis speaks with Christos Panagopoulos, Ambassador of Greece to the United States. Their conversation focuses on how Greece has navigated its recent struggles and the ways in which it is firmly moving forward.
KETKY
Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
#1008
A discussion with two World War II veterans, a Vietnam veteran, and a Afghanistan solider in honor of U.S. military veterans. [High-Definition]
 

11:30

KET2
bookclub@ketClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#402 "Clotel, or, The President's Daughter"
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss the first novel published by an African-American writer. A former slave himself, Kentucky-born William Wells Brown blended true stories with a fictional account of an enslaved woman. A 2002 KET production. Watch Online
KETKY
Kentucky Time CapsuleClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#123 "Tell Me Where It Hurts"
In the early 1970s, a group of Kentucky health officials visited rural areas and Louisville's inner city to investigate the quality and availability of health care—and were shocked by the injustices they found. Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
Religion & Ethics NewsWeeklyHigh Definition
#1636 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Call The MidwifeHigh Definition
#207 [TV-14]
Cynthia administers daily insulin to a man who consistently belittles his wife. Jenny looks after a black mother-to-be who is subjected to racial prejudice. Everyone is thrilled when Chummy and Peter return from Sierra Leone with a surprise. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYWatch Online!
#105 "Ellis Wilson—So Much to Paint"
Follows the career of Kentucky native Ellis Wilson (1899-1977), an African-American artist whose passion for painting took him from his hometown of Mayfield to a successful career in New York. His work captured the daily lives of African Americans and helped open doors for many younger black artists. This update of a 2000 KET documentary includes a look at Ellis Wilson works discovered since the program's premiere. Watch Online