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Friday 7/5/2013

Midnight EDT

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#116 "Passing the GED Social Studies Test" [TV-G]
Tips on reading and interpreting maps, charts, and graphics; information on the content areas covered on the social studies section of the GED Test; and sample test questions.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2939 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
JubileeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1705 "Steep Canyon Rangers/Sleepy Man Banjo Boys"
North Carolina bluegrass band Steep Canyon Rangers and the young picking stars Sleepy Man Banjo Boys perform at the 2012 International Bluegrass Music Association Fan Fest in Nashville. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

12:30 am Friday, July 5

KET
Louisville LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#703 "Hadley Pottery/Rooibee Red Tea/Barbara Sexton Smith/Wendy Whelan"
A visit to Hadley Pottery reveals a proud tradition of creating beautiful handmade pottery; Rooibee Red Tea, a relatively new Louisville business which produces bottled teas that are getting national buzz; an interview with Barbara Sexton Smith, president and CEO for Fund for the Arts; and a look at the Kentucky Muse program featuring New York City Ballet principal dancer and Louisville native Wendy Whelan. A 2013 KET production hosted by Candyce Clifft. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2938 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19139 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Capitol FourthHigh Definition
#2013 [TV-G]
Emmy Award-winning television personality Tom Bergeron leads an all-star cast in a patriotic evening of musical performances, topped off by the greatest display of fireworks anywhere in the nation. [High-Definition]
KETKY
A Kentucky Treasure: The J.D. Crowe StoryKY
Fellow musicians, including Alison Krauss, talk about the career and impact of J.D. Crowe, one of bluegrass music's most accomplished and influential performers and bandleaders. Crowe, a Kentucky native who still calls Lexington home, was instrumental in the careers of Ricky Skaggs, Tony Rice, Keith Whitley, and Jerry Douglas and was voted into the International Bluegrass Music Museum Hall of Fame in his own right in 2003. Produced and directed by H. Russell Farmer with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

2:00

KET
Sisters of WarHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
An engrossing World War II drama inspired by the true story of two extraordinary Australian women, Lorna Whyte, an army nurse, and Sister Berenice Twohill, a Catholic nun from rural New South Wales. Sarah Snook and Claire van der Boom star. (2010) [High-Definition]
 

2:30

KET2
Capitol FourthHigh Definition
#2013 [TV-G]
Emmy Award-winning television personality Tom Bergeron leads an all-star cast in a patriotic evening of musical performances, topped off by the greatest display of fireworks anywhere in the nation. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Instrument Maker: Homer LedfordKY
[TV-G]
A chronicle of the creation of a dulcimer, from conception to finished instrument, interwoven with the life story of Winchester craftsman Homer Ledford, America's premier dulcimer maker. Produced by Stan Petrey with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

3:00

KETKY
Sojourn of the StringsHigh Definition
[TV-G]
From slave cabins on the plantation, through the minstrel era, into white Appalachia and eventually into the hands of Pete Seeger, this film traces the evolution of the banjo. [High-Definition]
 

3:30

KET
No Going Back: Women and the WarHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Explores how the lives of women, and their roles in society, changed during and after the Civil War. Singer-songwriter Mary Chapin Carpenter narrates. [High-Definition]
 

4:00

KET
Extraordinary WomenHigh Definition
#105 "Martha Gellhorn" [TV-G]
Martha Gellhorn became a war correspondent almost by accident when her lover, Ernest Hemingway, urged her to file a report from Madrid during the Spanish Civil War. [High-Definition]
KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#2603 "American Eagle" [TV-PG]
Unique to North America, the bald eagle is the continent's most recognizable aerial predator, with a shocking white head, electric yellow beak, and penetrating eyes. Photographed by Emmy-winning cinematographer Neil Rettig, this program tells the story of a year in the lives of these majestic raptors on a breathtaking stretch of the Mississippi. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Live Music: The Tim Krekel StoryKY
Filmmaker Morgan Atkinson examines the career of the famed rock musician and country music songwriter from Louisville who passed away in 2009. From his early days as lead guitarist for Jimmy Buffett to his role as a celebrated singer/songwriter, Atkinson follows the development of Krekel's craft while showing the struggle of sustaining a life in music.
 

5:00

KET
The CafeHigh Definition
#105 "Fragile - Handle with Care"
Everyone wants to know how Sarah's meeting with the literary agent went. Brenda makes her an offer, but Carol's got bigger concerns. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3714 "Dogs Decoded" [TV-G]
An investigation into new discoveries in genetics that are illuminating the origin of dogs — with revealing implications for the evolution of human culture as well. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Distinguished KentuckianKYWatch Online!
#122 "Father Ralph Beiting" [TV-G]
A conversation with Father Ralph Beiting, a Roman Catholic priest and founder of the Christian Appalachian Project. Beiting began dreaming of helping people in Appalachia help themselves out of poverty in 1946 when, as a seminarian, he accompanied several priests on preaching trips to the mountains of Eastern Kentucky. A 1976 KET production. Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
Roundabout UKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#545
[High-Definition] Watch Online
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#211 "Release, Arch, and Stretch" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#120 "Clifford on Parade/Follow the Leader" [TV-Y]
Emily Elizabeth and Charley decide to make a float for the Birdwell Parade but have trouble agreeing on a design. Cleo doesn't want to give up being leader in a game of Follow the Leader. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#302 "Harry Pickens: In the Garden of Music"
Louisville pianist Harry Pickens performs a variety of selections of jazz and original pieces and shares his ideas on music and its ability to bring people together. A 2010 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online