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Saturday 7/6/2013

6:00 pm EDT

KET
The Lawrence Welk ShowClosed Captioned
#1345 "America on the Move"
Things get under way with the whole company singing "Gotta Travel On" and soon Guy & Ralna are "Leavin' On A Jet Plane." Dick Dale sings "The Banana Boat Song" and the Semonski Sisters sing a lively "Cuanto La Gusta." "By The Time I Get To Phoenix" is a natural for Ava Barber and Ken Delo gets lost on the "M.T.A."
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]
 

6:30

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.
 

7:00

KET
Louisville LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#704 "The Kentucky Opera/Vendome Copper & Brass Works/Donna Hargens/The Western Library"
A look at the history of the Kentucky Opera, celebrating its 60th season; a visit to Vendome Copper & Brass Works; an interview with Jefferson Co. Public Schools Superintendent Donna Hargens; and The Western Library has been remodeled with a new addition - the African-American Archives Reading Room. A 2013 KET production hosted by Candyce Clifft. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Classic GospelHigh Definition
#811 "Rocky Mountain Homecoming" [TV-G]
"Colorado," "Back Home Again," and "America the Beautiful" are performed at Red Rocks Amphitheatre. [High-Definition]
KETKY
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#1209 "Holly Williams and Charlie Peacock" [TV-G]
Holly Williams, daughter of Hank Jr. and granddaughter of Hank Sr., performs songs from her album, The Highway. Artist and record producer Charlie Peacock returns to vocal performance with his latest, No Man's Land.
 

7:30

KET
The Red Green ShowClosed Captioned
#124 "The Catfish Project" [TV-G]
The men make a 47-foot catfish into perfume. Red gives Harold a car and attempts to construct a mobile sports bar.
 

8:00

KET
Kentucky LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1714
Dave takes a journey of discovery in the Civil War footsteps of his great-great-grandfather Michael Shuffett. Dave talks with genealogists and Civil War historians; participates in a reenactment; follows the fate of the 13th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry at the battles of Shiloh, Resaca, and Kennesaw Mountain; and learns what it means to be a Union soldier from Kentucky. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
History DetectivesHigh Definition
#609 "Shipwreck Cannons/Connecticut Farmhouse/Kahill Gibran Painting" [TV-G]
Objects that may be cannons from the 1846 shipwreck of the USS Shark, a Connecticut farmhouse that may have sheltered numerous Jewish immigrants from Eastern Europe, and an oil portrait that might be the work of Lebanese-American poet and artist Kahlil Gibran. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Louisville's Own AliKYWatch Online!
Filmmaker Steve Crump takes a look at the life and times of boxing hero Muhammad Ali as seen from the perspective of his hometown. Features interviews with sportswriter Dave Kindred, radio journalist Bob Edwards, former Kentucky Gov. John Y. Brown, Louisville Mayor Jerry Abramson, former state Sen. Georgia Davis Powers, and others. Watch Online
 

8:30

KET
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2940 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

9:00

KET
Movie ClassicsHigh Definition
#1069 "Get Shorty" [TV-14]
A film-loving loan shark teams with a B-movie producer to become a Hollywood mogul. John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, and Danny DeVito star. (1995) [High-Definition]
KET2
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1061 "The Ice Cream Man Cometh" [TV-PG]
Compo's craving for ice cream gives Seymour the idea that the time could be right for bringing back the old 'stop me and buy one' mobile ice cream vendor. All that is required is a bike, a fridge, a uniform, and a volunteer.
KETKY
Gentleman from Kentucky: John Sherman CooperKY
A 1989 KET documentary on the life and political career of the revered statesman.
 

9:30

KET2
Keeping Up AppearancesClosed Captioned
#401
Hyacinth plans for Richard to gain a high executive position with a local firm, but he fancies neither the job nor a meeting with the boss.
 

10:00

KET2
The CafeHigh Definition
#106 "Deal Or No Deal"
It's Carol's birthday and she's got a very difficult decision to make. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Sally Brown: Force of NatureClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
Louisville's Sally Brown is known for her worldwide support and activity on behalf of the environment and historic preservation. Narrated by Joanne Woodward, this 2006 KET production explores her life and work through interviews with Brown herself as well as family members, friends, and national political figures. Watch Online
 

10:00

KET2
The CafeHigh Definition
#106 "Deal Or No Deal"
It's Carol's birthday and she's got a very difficult decision to make. [High-Definition]
 

10:30

KET2
As Time Goes By
#129
Jean accepts Lionel's proposal, but Judy and Sandy are both at odds with their boyfriends.
 

10:33

KET
Burt Wolf: Taste of FreedomClosed Captioned
#111 "Independence Day" [TV-G]
In Boston, where the American Revolution began, Burt stands on the spot where the Declaration of Independence was first read to Bostonians, discovers why the town of Gloucester thinks its parade is horrible, and enjoys one of the world's best fireworks shows.
 

11:00

KET
Austin City LimitsHigh Definition
#3705 "The Steve Miller Band/Preservation Hall Jazz Band" [TV-PG]
The Steve Miller Band performs classic blues tunes as well as top hits. The Preservation Hall Jazz Band presents classic New Orleans jazz with special guests the Del McCoury Band and Jim James of My Morning Jacket. [High-Definition]
KET2
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
KETKY
Crafting TraditionKYWatch Online!
Pioneer families made baskets, fishing nets, quilts, brooms, and furniture by hand, from whatever materials were available, because they had to. Today, these same items are mass-produced and readily available, but the hand-made versions persist for very different reasons. This 1993 KET documentary visits members of five Western Kentucky families to discover how they are preserving the tradition of hand-crafting these household items—and why they believe it is important to maintain this link to the past. Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
Film School ShortsHigh Definition
#105 "Blood Is Thicker Than Mud" [TV-PG]
Chapman University's The Fighting Kind and Texas's Northeast Front (Frente Noreste) are shown. [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
Wilderness RoadKYWatch Online!
Author and University of Kentucky professor Gurney Norman retraces the route of the famous pioneer trail from Kingsport, TN to Boonesborough and gets perspectives on the region's history from a retired forester, a Cherokee teacher, and a Laurel County farmer. A 1991 KET production. Watch Online