Time Zone: EDT | Channels: KET, KET2, KET3, KET4, KETKY, www | Descriptions: On
 

Sunday 8/25/2013

6:00 pm EDT

KET
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy MacHigh Definition
#213 "Potting Station" [TV-G]
The final project of the season is a potting station, perfect for any outdoor gardening space. To gather inspiration for the project, Tommy heads to the Massachusetts Horticultural Association in Wellesley, Massachusetts. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3802 "Making Stuff Stronger" [TV-G]
What is the world's strongest material? From steel to Kevlar and spider silk to carbon nanotubes, host David Pogue looks at the ways in which science and nature work to make strong stuff. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Louis Brandeis: The People's AttorneyClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-G]
Chronicles Louisville native Louis Brandeis' years as a private attorney in turn-of-the-century Boston and his contested appointment to the Supreme Court in 1916.
 

6:30

KET
The Victory GardenHigh Definition
#3207 "HORIZONTAL: Look across your garden and discover the possibilities" [TV-G]
Expand your knowledge of plants that spread with a visit to San Diego to tour the luxurious landscape of garden designer Dinah Grisdale. [High-Definition]
 

7:00

KET
Keeping Up AppearancesClosed Captioned
#501
At the seaside, Hyacinth meets two very different people—a travel-weary elderly lady and an amorous Italian pensioner.
KET2
Moyers & CompanyHigh Definition
#233 "America's Gilded Capital" [TV-RE]
Mark Leibovich, chief national correspondent for The New York Times Magazine, talks about his book This Town, about the insiders in Washington, D.C. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYWatch Online!
#104 "Coal Black Voices"
The Affrilachian Poets, an ensemble of African-American and minority writers from Appalachia and the South, challenge the notions of an all-white region and culture and celebrate their African heritage and rural roots. Their work gives voice to the pleasures and power of family, land, good food, artistic community, music, and transformation. Watch Online
 

7:30

KET
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1068 "The Experiment" [TV-PG]
Compo wonders why blood rushes to your head when when he's turned upside down. Seymour sets up an experiment to explain.
 

8:00

KET2
ChurchillHigh Definition
#102 "The Lion's Roar" [TV-PG]
The years between 1929 and 1939 have become widely known as Winston Churchill's "Wilderness Years," when many dismissed him as a fanatic and a has-been. But the World War II years, from 1939 to 1945, became the most famous period in his amazing life, as he led Britain through its finest and its darkest hours and inspired the nation with speeches evoking all that was good about England. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The AppalachiansClosed CaptionedKY
#101 [TV-G]
Evangelical revivals sweep the region in the 18th and early 19th centuries, the men of Appalachia rail at taxes and regulations imposed by the new American government, and traditional music mingles with the rhythms used by African slaves to form a glorious new gospel music.
 

8:01

KET
As Time Goes By
#136
Lionel searches for a hobby to help occupy his time and takes to building model boats.
 

8:30

KET
The CafeHigh Definition
#101 "There's No Place Like Home"
Quiet life in the sleepy seaside town of Weston-super-Mare, and its even sleepier seafront cafe, Cyril's, is thrown into a state of mild disarray when a flashy events manager from London comes to visit his ill mother. [High-Definition]
 

9:00

KET
Masterpiece Mystery!High Definition
#4323 "Silk" [TV-14]
Barrister Martha Costello is under pressure to win cases as she aspires to rise to the rank of Queen's Counsel, also known as "taking Silk." Her opposing counsel in a major case is Clive, a rival barrister in her chambers. Maxine Peake and Rupert Penry-Jones star. [High-Definition]
KET2
The World of StonehengeHigh Definition
#102 "Age of Bronze"
Metal comes to Britain from Europe, and soon wealth, imports, and exports create new social forces. The first swords appear, and warriors challenge the shaman class. After thousands of years, Stonehenge is abandoned. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The AppalachiansClosed CaptionedKY
#102 [TV-G]
After the Civil War, railroads are built, forests are cut, and outside owners buy up the land. A conflict between two timbering families, the Hatfields and the McCoys, becomes a legendary "blood feud." The United Mine Workers' union organizing attempts are resisted by the owners, often with violence, and resentments explode in a series of devastating strikes known as the "great coal wars."
 

10:00

KET2
Cuban Missile Crisis: Three Men Go to WarHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
The documentary tells the inside story of the Cuban Missile Crisis and its three central characters - John F. Kennedy, Fidel Castro, and Nikita Khrushchev. [High-Definition]
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.
 

11:00

KET
Globe TrekkerClosed Captioned
#1206 "Around The World - Silk Road: X'ian to Kashgar" [TV-PG]
Megan McCormick follows the legendary trade route in China, starting at the silk capital of Xi'an, she passes Jiayugan and the Jade Gate, once frontier towns on the edge to the uncivilized western world.
KET2
This Is America & The WorldClosed Captioned
#1647 "President Lester Brown (Earth Policy Institute)" [TV-G]
Lester Brown explains the grim facts about the health of our planet and the ways in which we can make a change.
KETKY
Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
#1001
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]
 

11:30

KET2
bookclub@ketClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#706 "Strange Birds in the Tree of Heaven"
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of guests discuss Karen Salyer McElmurray's first novel, an intense and gloomy multigenerational tale set in the hills around Inez. A 2005 KET production. Watch Online
KETKY
Kentucky Time CapsuleClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#114 "Maestro (Part 1)"
A portrait of Moritz Bomhard, who studied music at Leipzig and Juilliard, taught at Princeton, and in 1952 came to Louisville to create the Kentucky Opera. Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
Religion & Ethics NewsWeeklyHigh Definition
#1651 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
ChurchillHigh Definition
#102 "The Lion's Roar" [TV-PG]
The years between 1929 and 1939 have become widely known as Winston Churchill's "Wilderness Years," when many dismissed him as a fanatic and a has-been. But the World War II years, from 1939 to 1945, became the most famous period in his amazing life, as he led Britain through its finest and its darkest hours and inspired the nation with speeches evoking all that was good about England. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYWatch Online!
#104 "Coal Black Voices"
The Affrilachian Poets, an ensemble of African-American and minority writers from Appalachia and the South, challenge the notions of an all-white region and culture and celebrate their African heritage and rural roots. Their work gives voice to the pleasures and power of family, land, good food, artistic community, music, and transformation. Watch Online