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Saturday 5/18/2013

Noon EDT

Quilting ArtsHigh Definition
#1113 "Quilter's Mishmash" [TV-G]
Tips to change your satin stitching from mediocre to magnificent, festive fabric flags, and wonky piecing tricks are shared. [High-Definition]
Garden SmartHigh Definition
#3102 [TV-G]
Garden bloggers and some of the gardens they visited during the Bloggers Spring Fling are featured. [High-Definition]
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.

12:30 pm

Knitting DailyHigh Definition
#1002 "The Sweater" [TV-G]
A sweater construction tutorial, the vest knitalong, wool yarns beyond the basic merino blends, and adding edgings and trims to your sweater projects are featured. [High-Definition]
The Victory GardenHigh Definition
#3404 "Edible Gardens" [TV-G]
How to prepare, grow, and feast from a victory garden. [High-Definition]
A Tribute and a Toast to OperaKY
University of Kentucky opera students salute the best of opera with performances of a wide array of pieces from time-honored composers. Recorded before a live audience at the UK Singletary Center for the Arts, the production also features the UK Symphony Orchestra under the direction of conductor John Nardolillo. Dr. Everett McCorvey, director of the UK Opera Theatre, provides introductions and explanations of the selections. The program also includes behind-the-scenes looks at preparations for the gala from both the conductor's and the director's perspectives. A 2005 KET production.


P. Allen Smith's Garden HomeHigh Definition
#1212 "Getting Ready for Christmas" [TV-G]
Allen uses tons of fresh greenery inside the home, including fireplace mantles and a children's room. Plus, he makes simple cinnamon pinecones and other fun holiday luminaries. [High-Definition]
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy MacHigh Definition
#201 "Greene and Greene-Inspired Dressing Mirror" [TV-G]
The details and joinery in the project including finger joints, cloud lifts, and drawer construction are explained. [High-Definition]


Garden SmartHigh Definition
#2911 [TV-G]
Visit two similar gardens where gardeners have chosen very different solutions to their challenges. [High-Definition]
This Old HouseHigh Definition
#3207 "Old and New In Harmony" [TV-G]
Replacing the existing concrete front walk, modifications on the replacement windows, using a shower waterproofing system, and paint prep begins. [High-Definition]


Burt Wolf: Travels & TraditionsHigh Definition
#1303 "What's Cooking In Rome?" [TV-G]
Burt visits the Coliseum, finds out why the Pantheon was never broken down for its marble, and takes a private tour of the Vatican. [High-Definition]
Ask This Old HouseHigh Definition
#1107 "Installing a New Kitchen Sink and Faucet/Installing Insulated Sidelights on a Front Door" [TV-G]
Installing a brand new kitchen sink and faucet and insulated sidelights on a front door. [High-Definition]
At Leisure's Edge: A Journey Through Kentucky's Historic Black ParksKY
From 1942 to 1956, Kentucky city park systems were segregated by state mandate. This program takes a look at seven historically black parks and explores how the African-American communities in Kentucky used the public spaces of parks to construct uplifting community identities despite segregation. Produced by Boyd Shearer with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.


Rick Steves' EuropeHigh Definition
#710 "Venice: City of Dreams" [TV-G]
Rick cruises the Grand Canal, luxuriates in a venerable cafe, and savors fresh fish canalside with Venetian friends. He views masterpieces of the Venetian Renaissance and goes on a gondola ride under the moonlight. [High-Definition]
HometimeHigh Definition
#2626 "Timber Shed Finishing Touches" [TV-G]
The crew finishes the exterior and gets the new shed ready for winter. [High-Definition]


Lidia's Italy In AmericaHigh Definition
#214 "For The Love of Soup" [TV-G]
Soup is a great start to any meal and Lidia explores two different types: minestrone and artichoke soup. She travels to Le Marche in Italy to learn about ricotta cheese and finishes off the meal with her favorite Italian cheesecake recipe. [High-Definition]
Woodsmith ShopHigh Definition
#402 "Weekend Project: Candle Centerpiece" [TV-G]
Learn the secrets to turning a few hours of time and a few pieces of wood into an elegant centerpiece that will light up any room. [High-Definition]
Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural AmericaKY
#102 "American Originals—Minnie Black's Gourd Band" [TV-G]
"Minnie Black's Gourd Band," a 90-year-old woman made art from the gourds she grew and performed in a senior citizens' band. "Catfish: Man of the Woods," a fifth generation herb doctor, living near Glenwood, WV.


Essential PepinHigh Definition
#113 "Vegetable Bounty" [TV-G]
Recipes include endive with olives, stewed navy beans, gratin of leeks, classic ratatouille, and tomatoes maison. [High-Definition]
The Woodwright's ShopHigh Definition
#3106 "English Layout Square with Chris Schwarz" [TV-G]
Building this simple square with laps and bridles brings beauty and utility to your workbench. [High-Definition]


America's Test Kitchen from Cook's IllustratedHigh Definition
#1226 "Bistro-Style Steak and Potatoes" [TV-G]
How to make the five-star meal at home and equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top pick for wine openers. [High-Definition]
New Fly FisherHigh Definition
#707 "Hawke River Atlantics" [TV-G]
Bill Spicer travels into the wilds of Labrador to fly fish for massive Atlantic Salmon. [High-Definition]
JubileeClosed CaptionedKY
#1408 "Ronnie Reno & The Reno Tradition" [TV-G]
Ronnie Reno & the Reno Tradition, led by the son of Reno and Smiley's Don Reno, bring the brilliance gleaned from years of playing bluegrass to the 2008 Renfro Valley Bluegrass Music Festival. A 2009 KET Production.


A Taste of HistoryHigh Definition
#204 "Escape to Deshler Morris House" [TV-G]
In the fall of 1793, yellow fever was running rampant in Philadelphia. President Washington decided to move the government's operations north to Germantown, a settlement miles away from the plague-ravaged city. He set up his offices in a charming rented home, Deshler Morris House. Chef Staib prepares shrimp toast, along with a larded heart of beef tenderloin. [High-Definition]
Tim Farmer's Country KitchenKYHigh Definition
Tim learns how to grow asparagus, grilling catfish on cedar planks, and a tune about catfish from The Moron Brothers are featured. [High-Definition]


Antiques RoadshowHigh Definition
#1624 "Vintage Houston" [TV-G]
A 19th-century Chinese jade scepter, originally appraised for $1,500 to $2,500, spikes to $50,000 to $80,000, while a 1912 Titanic menu decreases in price. [High-Definition]
MotorWeekHigh Definition
#3237 "Volkswagen Beetle Convertible" [TV-G]
Road tests of the 2013 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible and the 2013 Mazda MX-5. [High-Definition]
Time on the RiverKYWatch Online!
Kentucky author Gurney Norman hosts a historical look at the important role the Kentucky River played in the settlement of the state. A 1987 KET production. Watch Online


Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
Meet Mark Eubanks who makes and plays dulcimers; visit Vent Haven Museum, a haven for ventriloquist's dummies; a look at the unique animals at Kentucky Down Under; and meet the winner of the American Farm Bureau Nation Young Farmers & Ranchers Achievement Award. [High-Definition]


The Lawrence Welk ShowClosed Captioned
#1338 "Salute to Cole Porter"
The irresistibly joyful song "Wunderbar" opens this sparkling tribute to the music of Cole Porter. Bobby and Cissy swirl to "The Continental," Henry Cuesta highlights "Begin The Beguine" with his clarinet artistry, and Guy & Ralna harmonize on "True Love."
NatureHigh Definition
#3013 "Great Zebra Exodus" [TV-PG]
Over 20,000 zebras begin an ancient journey across the Kalahari's Makgadikgadi Pans in Africa each year. This spectacular migration reveals the trials, triumphs, and the fascinating social bonds that hold zebra families together. [High-Definition]
Shakertown: Into a More Perfect OrderClosed CaptionedKY
Explores the beliefs, struggles, and successes of the people who once lived in Kentucky's two Shaker villages at Pleasant Hill and South Union. Produced by Michael Breeding MEDIA with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.