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Saturday 5/18/2013

6:00 pm EDT

KET
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."
KET2
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]
KETKY
Shakertown: Into a More Perfect OrderClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-G]
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.
 

7:00

KET
Louisville LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#719 "Louisville ECHO/Louisville Equestrian Center/Anthony Smith/Joe Ley Antiques"
Louisville ECHO (Engaging Children Outdoors) is an environmental education program for 4th graders sponsored by the Louisville Metro Parks Department; the Louisville Equestrian Center, the vision of horsewoman Betsy Webb, provides equestrian instruction and training; an interview with Anthony Smith, director for Safe Neighborhoods; and for almost 50 years, Joe Ley has been providing antiques on Market Street. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Classic GospelHigh Definition
#804 "New Orleans Homecoming" [TV-G]
The New Orleans funeral favorite "When the Saints Go Marching In" is performed and former Imperials member Sherman Andrus provides a show-stopping "Precious Lord, Take My Hand." [High-Definition]
KETKY
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#1202 "The Wailers and Junior Toots: A Celebration of Reggae Music & Jamaica" [TV-G]
Legendary reggae masters The Wailers perform material from the forthcoming album followed by Junior Toots with songs from his album, A Little Bit of Love.
 

7:30

KET
The Red Green ShowClosed Captioned
#117 "The Movie Project" [TV-G]
A group of bandy-legged vegetarian filmmakers invade Possum Lodge to shoot a documentary on the environmental fallout of manly behavior.
 

8:00

KET
Kentucky LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1819 "Barrel Racing/Our Town - Rogues' Harbor/Jesse James Ties/Dave Does It - Hooten Old Town Regulators"
Teenage sisters Kendall and Kenzie Gentry, barrel-racing champions from Henderson, give us an up-close look at this rodeo sport; in Logan County, Rogues' Harbor is Our Town; the story of outlaw Jesse James and his ties to Kentucky; and in Dave Does It, Dave joins the Hooten Old Town Regulators of McKee in a Single Action Shooting Competition. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
History DetectivesHigh Definition
#602 "Red Hand Flag/Seth Eastman Painting/ Isleton Tong" [TV-G]
A flag that may have been carried into battle by one of the few African-American infantry regiments in World War I, a painting that may be the work of Seth Eastman, and a two-story building that may once have housed a Chinese tong (secret society). [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
 

8:30

KET
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2933 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
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]
 

9:00

KET
Movie ClassicsClosed Captioned
#1047 "Rain Man" [TV-PG]
A wheeler-dealer meets his brother, an institutionalized autistic-savant and heir to $3 million. Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, and Valeria Golino star. (1988)
KET2
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1054 "The Wollen Mills of Your Mind" [TV-PG]
In a bid to impress Nora Batty, Compo starts training for the Yorkshire Marathon under Foggy's tuition, but it doesn't quite go as planned.
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.
 

9:29

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
 

9:30

KET2
Keeping Up AppearancesClosed Captioned
#301
Early retirement leaves Richard with no place to hide from Hyacinth.
 

10:00

KET2
Are You Being Served?Closed Captioned
#111 "Hoorah for the Holidays"
The store is being closed for renovations, and the staff must try to choose a hotel for a group holiday.
 

10:31

KET2
As Time Goes By
#122
Back from California and suffering from jet lag, Lionel takes to bed, but Jean must see to a problem at the office.
 

11:01

KETKY
The AppalachiansClosed CaptionedKY
#103 [TV-G]
The 1960s War on Poverty again sends federal aid into Appalachia, but television and magazines show painful images of hunger and poverty, reinforcing the stereotype of the poor hillbilly.
 

11:02

KET2
JubileeClosed CaptionedKY
#1022 "The Osborne Brothers" [TV-G]
Bluegrass legends Bobby and Sonny Osborne take the stage at the 2004 J.D. Crowe and the New South Bluegrass Festival. A KET production.
 

11:03

KET2
JubileeClosed CaptionedKY
#1022 "The Osborne Brothers" [TV-G]
Bluegrass legends Bobby and Sonny Osborne take the stage at the 2004 J.D. Crowe and the New South Bluegrass Festival. A KET production.
 

11:13

KET
Kentucky's Natural HeritageKY
#107 "Panther Glade"
Panther Glade, on the edge of the Elizabethtown Karst Plain, is a haven for distinct flora and fauna.
 

11:30

KET
Austin City LimitsHigh Definition
#3709 "Arcade Fire" [TV-PG]
Alternative rock superstars Arcade Fire perform hits and tunes from their Grammy-winning LP, The Suburbs. [High-Definition]
 

Midnight

KET2
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]
KETKY
The Keeneland LegacyClosed CaptionedKY
"A Thoroughbred Tradition"
Traces the history of the Lexington-based thoroughbred racecourse and sales company, from its inception as Jack Keene's impossible dream to the reality of its current status as successful international icon for the industry. A Michael Breeding Media production.