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12:00 AM ET

KET

WoodSongs

Roger McGuinn and John Lomax III

Roger McGuinn, folk icon and founding member of The Bryds, and John Lomax III appear.

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Third Rail with OZY

#107

Emmy Award-winner Carlos Watson moderates an electrifying debate on a provocative topic each week with experts and celebrities. Digital and studio audiences contribute to each debate, accompanied by ongoing social media conversations.

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Reel Visions: Spotlight on Kentucky Filmmakers

Films from Louisville's 48 Hour Film Project

Selections from Louisville's 48 Hour Film Project include Unsupervised, a police chase film with a twist ending; Death Boundary Specialists, a comedy featuring a strange chalk outline artist; The People You Meet, a silent film about a politician who meets an interesting woman; and Murder Chase, a thriller in which an affair goes terribly wrong.

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KET PBS KIDS

Dinosaur Train

Trains, Submarines and Zeppelins: Part 1/Part 2

When Mr. Pteranodon and Larry go out to the Big Pond to find some red platanoids for the Winter Solstice Celebration, they accidentally miss the last train home.

12:30 AM ET

KET2

Third Rail with OZY

#106

Emmy Award-winner Carlos Watson moderates an electrifying debate on a provocative topic each week with experts and celebrities. Digital and studio audiences contribute to each debate, accompanied by ongoing social media conversations.

KET KY

Kentucky Time Capsule

Three To Make Ready

In 1971, three men had big plans for downtown Louisville: One was transforming the city's riverfront, another was building its tallest building, and still another wanted to turn Fourth Street into a pedestrian mall.

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KET PBS KIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel Can't Ride Trolley/Daniel Can't Get What He Wants

Mom explains to Daniel that he can't always get what he wants but shows him a way to feel better. Dad assures Daniel that it's ok to feel frustrated.

1:00 AM ET

KET

Rick Steves Special

The Holy Land, Israelis and Palestinians Today

Rick Steves visits the major sights in Israel and Palestine, but delves deeper to better understand and empathize with both peoples. He visits Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, a home in Bethlehem, a university in Ramallah, and more.

KET2

Washington Week

#5724

Washington's top journalists analyze the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans.

KET KY

Composer at Work: Lorne Dechtenberg

Composer Lorne Dechtenberg, a music student at the University of Kentucky, shares his insight and passion for music as he completes his work, Honeymoon Symphony. This film follows Dechtenberg's creative process from writing to rehearsal to performance.

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KET PBS KIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel's Winter Adventure/Neighborhood Nutcracker

When Daniel, Dad and friends go sledding, Daniel gets scared when he sees how tall the hill is. Daniel reluctantly fills in for Prince Wednesday and dances his part in The Nut Cracker Ballet.

1:30 AM ET

KET2

Washington Week

#5756

Washington's top journalists analyze the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans.

KET PBS KIDS

Splash and Bubbles

Whitebeard/Coral Day

Ripple believes a mysterious creature who lives in the North Pole will sails over Reeftown tonight. It's the holiday season in Reeftown as everyone gets ready for Coral Day, a celebration of the wonderful coral that make up their home.

2:00 AM ET

KET

Chaplin: The Legend of the Century

The life one of cinema's greatest contributors, actor and filmmaker Charlie Chaplin, is explored. The program chronicles his impoverished early life in Victorian England, his Hollywood success and off-screen notoriety, and his ultimate exile from the United States during the Cold War.

KET2

Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Featuring Rolando Villazon

Renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir and tenor Rolando Villazon perform seasonal favorites.

KET KY

A Walk with Simon Kenton

Clancy Brown hosts a walk in the footsteps of legendary frontiersman Simon Kenton, a key figure behind America's westward expansion and the settlement of Kentucky and Ohio. A 2000 KET production.

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KET PBS KIDS

Nature Cat

Ants Revolution/Tide Pool Tough

Nature Cat and his pals try to get a special dessert back for Squeeks from a group of ants. Nature Cat would love to join his friends in the ocean but he is scared of the water!

2:30 AM ET

KET PBS KIDS

Ready Jet Go!

Holidays In Boxwood Terrace

Jet pitches an idea for the annual Boxwood Terrace Christmas Pageant and he gets to direct it!

3:00 AM ET

KET2

Lidia Celebrates America

Homegrown Heroes

Lidia celebrates our homegrown heroes - veterans who now cultivate the land they fought to defend. For many vets, farming is therapy for the wounds of war.

KET KY

The War of 1812

Explores this significant event from divergent points of view. Leading historians, battle re-enactors, and historic images help bring this defining conflict to life.

KET PBS KIDS

Peg + Cat + Holidays

"The Christmas Problem," "The Hanukkah Problem," and "The Penguin Problem" feature math for kids.

3:30 AM ET

KET

Christmas on the Danube

Visit cities along the majestic Danube river and explore stunning European landscape, history, and culture.

4:00 AM ET

KET

Kingston Trio Holiday Cheers

George Grove, Bill Zorn, and Rick Dougherty perform a unique collection of seasonal tunes including several of the inspirational songs from their 1960s album The Last Month of the Year.

KET2

Chef's Life Holiday Special

Vivian Howard hosts her own vision of the season's celebrations with peanut brittle, old-fashioned caramels, and much more.

KET PBS KIDS

Splash and Bubbles

Whitebeard/Coral Day

Ripple believes a mysterious creature who lives in the North Pole will sails over Reeftown tonight. It's the holiday season in Reeftown as everyone gets ready for Coral Day, a celebration of the wonderful coral that make up their home.

4:30 AM ET

KET PBS KIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Snowflake Day!

Daniel has a very important role as the snowflake in the Neighborhood's Snowflake Day Show!

5:00 AM ET

KET

Mr. Stink

Chloe befriends an unusual tramp and learns that there is more to him than meets the eye - or nose. Based on David Walliams' bestselling book.

KET2

The This Old House Hour

#1606

Apprentices frame a wall in the bedroom, build a drain stack in the bath, and lay porch decking. Roger takes down a tree, Tom explains stud finders, Scott installs a garage door opener.

KET KY

Buck's Big World

Growing Corn, Part 2

Farmer Jim and Farmer Seth show us what corn looks like as it grows.

KET PBS KIDS

Peg + Cat + Holidays

"The Christmas Problem," "The Hanukkah Problem," and "The Penguin Problem" feature math for kids.

5:30 AM ET

KET KY

The Local Traveler

Pay It Forward Restaurants

We check out restaurants utilizing a "pay-what-you-can" model using fresh local foods that is radically changing the way we think about feeding those in need.

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6:00 AM ET

KET

Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

Day Care

Mister Rogers visits a zipper factory. The King and Queen leave for their trip to the Royal School of Castle Management, leaving Prince Tuesday in the care of Mr. Aber.

KET2

Louisville Life

Bittners/Brownsboro Hardware/Dr. LaQuandra Nesbitt/Louisville Zombie Attack

Known for its quality hand-crafted furniture since 1854, Bittners has inspired a special exhibit at the Frazier History Museum; a visit to Brownsboro Hardware, locally owned since 1960; a discussion with Dr. LaQuandra Nesbitt, director of the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness; and meet the ghoulish characters who congregate for the annual Louisville Zombie Attack. A 2013 KET production hosted by Candyce Clifft.

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Kentucky Health

Health Ministries: Meeting the Unmet Needs at Home and Abroad

Dr. Tuckson speaks with CEO Marla Cautilli and Board Member Dr. Cynthia Rigby of Hand in Hand Ministries.

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KET PBS KIDS

Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman

Ruff's Bowling Is Going Downhill

Willie and Bridget meet with an engineer to learn about the physics of bowling, then set out to design and build a machine that can bowl.

6:30 AM ET

KET

Thomas & Friends

Snow Stops Play

Thomas hides his snow plow so Sir Topham Hatt has no choice but to leave him in his shed. The steam engines return to find the turntable is frozen.

KET2

Overheard with Evan Smith

Ben Domenech, Publisher, The Federalist

Benjamin Domenech is the publisher of The Federalist, host of The Federalist Radio Hour, and writes The Transom, a daily subscription newsletter for political insiders.

KET KY

Comment on Kentucky

December 15, 2017

Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant. Scheduled guests: Daniel Desrochers, political reporter, Lexington Herald-Leader; Lawrence Smith, reporter, WDRB in Louisville; and Laura Ungar, investigative health reporter, Louisville Courier Journal.

Kentucky program
KET PBS KIDS

Cyberchase

Fortress of Attitude

In an attempt to force cybersites to surrender to him, Hacker starts broadcasting his loud and obnoxious voice from a massive statue of himself. The kids and Digit head for the Northern Frontier to try to silence the statue, using their skills at measuring length to make their way up through its booby-trapped interior and find the mouth controls.

7:00 AM ET

KET

Bob the Builder

Lofty's New Claw

Lofty accidentally traps Bob, Wendy, and an archaeologist inside the museum's new pyramid exhibition building while using his new claw attachment. Lofty causes trash to spill in the ocean while trying to retrieve driftwood that's being transported to the dump.

KET2

Washington Week

#5724

Washington's top journalists analyze the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans.

KET KY

Louisville Life

Stitzel-Weller Distillery and the Van Winkle Family/Joy Perrine/Young Professionals Association/Apocalypse Brew Works

The legacy of the Stitzel-Weller Distillery and the Van Winkle family; a profile of Joy Perrine, bartender at Equus Restaurant and Jack's Lounge, picked a top bartender by Esquire Magazine, and co-author of The Kentucky Bourbon Cocktail Book; an interview with Phillip Roberts, vice president of development with the Young Professionals Association of Louisville; and visit Kentucky's latest microbrewery, Apocalypse Brew Work. A 2013 KET production hosted by Candyce Clifft.

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KET PBS KIDS

Cyberchase

The Fairy Borg Father

After a day of getting yelled at and ridiculed, Delete wishes that things were better. To his surprise, a Fairy Borg Father named Zanko appears and grants him nine wishes.

7:30 AM ET

KET

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Prince Wednesday Goes to the Potty/Daniel Goes To The Potty

Prince Wednesday learns how important it is to stop playing and go to the potty. Daniel needs to use the bathroom at Music Man Stan's Shop, but thinks he will have to wait until he gets home.

KET2

Comment on Kentucky

December 15, 2017

Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant. Scheduled guests: Daniel Desrochers, political reporter, Lexington Herald-Leader; Lawrence Smith, reporter, WDRB in Louisville; and Laura Ungar, investigative health reporter, Louisville Courier Journal.

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KET KY

Kentucky Collectibles

Kentucky Cast Iron and Downtown Paris Antiques District

Expert appraisers examine one of earliest pieces of Kentucky cast iron and Amy Hess takes us on a tour of Paris' downtown antiques district.

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KET PBS KIDS

WordGirl

News Girl/Diorama Drama: The Scene of the Crime

A new girl in school who fancies herself a great kid reporter could spell trouble for WordGirl. Becky dreads the Diorama Bonzana Extravaganza because art is not her strong suit.

8:00 AM ET

KET

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel Waits For Show And Tell/A Night Out At The Restaurant

Daniel is so excited to share a book he made with his class at "show and tell," but he's finding it very difficult to wait. Daniel and Katerina learn ways to make waiting time easier at a restaurant.

KET2

The David Rubenstein Show: Peer to Peer Conversations

James Gorman

David Rubenstein interviews Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman.

KET KY

Kentucky Afield

Rabbit Dogs; Trappers Help Western Kentucky; Hatchery Creek

It's going to take more than a little rain to keep the rabbit dogs from running on opening day. Next, trappers from across the state come together to help solve a big problem in Western Kentucky. Then, we visit one of the nation's most interesting trout streams, Hatchery Creek.

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KET PBS KIDS

Arthur

The Master Builders, Parts 1 & 2

Buster struggles to build a birdhouse that will save the community garden from pests, while Muffy and Francine design a cat toy that they think will really change the pet toy game.

8:30 AM ET

KET

Splash and Bubbles

Stormy Waters/Scoot On Over!

When a big storm passes over Reeftown, the friends learn they don't need to be afraid of the rain. The kids' old friend Scoot, a juvenile sea turtle, stops by the reef to see Splash and the gang.

KET2

To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

#2641

The series provides a platform for the multifaceted views of involved, informed women journalists and commentators.

KET KY

Kentucky Life

Haven Gillespie; Pasta Garage; Lexington Comic Con; Arson Dogs

Covington native Haven Gillespie composed and wrote enduring classics including "Santa Claus is Coming to Town"; Doug visits the Pasta Garage in Lexington; meet fan favorites and go behind the scenes at Lexington's Comic Con; and bloodhounds Magic and Chloe assist Smokey Bear by tracking arsonists in southeastern Kentucky.

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KET PBS KIDS

Arthur

The Hallway Minotaur/Ladonna's Like List

There's a new sheriff-er, hallway monitor-in town, and his name is George Lundgren! Ladonna Compson thinks everyone likes her.

9:00 AM ET

KET

Curious George

Trader George/One in a Million Chameleon

George regrets his decision to trade his cart for Allie's apple cider. Jade the color-changing chameleon escapes after George accidentally leaves her cage door open.

KET2

Southern Accents

Atlanta, GA

Take a ride on SkyView Ferris Wheel, learn Atlanta's civil rights history at the Center for Civil and Human Rights, have lunch at Mary Mac's Tea Room, and more.

KET KY

Tim Farmer's Country Kitchen

#537

Tim Farmer explores traditional food preparation including gardening tips, canning, processing and smoking meat, where to purchase produce, and more. He visits with folks who have a passion to share and enjoy recipes.

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KET PBS KIDS

Peg + Cat

The Potty Problem/The Butter Problem

Peg and Cat must teach Big Mouth the 6 steps for making on the potty. To compete in a butter sculpting contest, Peg and Cat must learn certain math skills by doing farm chores.

9:30 AM ET

KET

Nature Cat

Woodpecker Picks a Place/Here Comes the Sun

Nature Cat and the gang find a woodpecker pecking away at Hal's roof! Nature Cat leads his pals on an amazing adventure, to go see the Golden Sunstone!

KET2

Family Travel with Colleen Kelly

Oxnard, California - California, Here We Come!

Colleen goes on a whale watching expedition and learns the history of Oxnard at Heritage Square.

KET KY

Cooking 80/20 with Robin Shea

Grilling 101

Reduce the carbon footprint of hamburgers with Wade Fortin's delicious added ingredients.

KET PBS KIDS

The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About Christmas!

This adventure finds the Cat in the Hat, Nick, and Sally on a journey around the world to help a lost reindeer find his way home for Christmas.

10:00 AM ET

KET

Paint This with Jerry Yarnell

The Perfect Perch, Part 4

Jerry shows his viewers how to block in the hawk with the #2 chisel-edge brush using quick strokes.

KET2

Ready Jet Go!

Beep Has The Blues/Chore Day

Beep is sad because her sister rover on Mars, Boop, is sick and can't move. Jet learns what chores are, and he and Sean help Sydney turn her chores into science games!

KET KY

After Coal

This documentary profiles inspiring individuals who are building a new future in the coalfields of eastern Kentucky and South Wales.

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10:30 AM ET

KET

The Best of the Joy of Painting

Mountain Exhibition

The mountains and the sky sing in harmony as Bob Ross tells a story of breathtaking hue and depth.

KET2

Wild Kratts

Baby Tooth & Kid Musky

The Kratt Bros decide to split up to investigate the lives of being a predator and a prey.

KET PBS KIDS

Clifford's Puppy Days

Heroes and Friends/The Cookie Crumbles

Clifford tries to be a hero to impress Emily Elizabeth, but soon learns that "my best friend in the whole world" is an even better title. Mrs. Z gives the kids candy canes, and they decide to make cookies to thank her.

11:00 AM ET

KET

Sewing with Nancy

Renegade Sewing & Quilting Tips

Nancy enlists household items to create unusual and reliable solutions to make your sewing easier.

KET2

Mack & Moxy

Always Be Prepared/Feeding Rainbow

Mack and Moxy meet a cool kid who is drafting an escape plan for his house in case there's a fire. Mack and Moxy zip-line over the Sky Islands in HelpeeLand and meet Rainbow, a lethargic Pegasus.

KET KY

Before Vegas, There Was Newport

In the 1940s and 1950s, gangsters from Cleveland, Chicago, and New York claimed Newport, Kentucky as their own and turned it into America's first major gambling town.

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KET PBS KIDS

Thomas & Friends

Winter Delights

Dash, Bash, and Ferdinand cause chaos on Misty Island when they try to throw a holiday party.

11:30 AM ET

KET

Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting

Patchy Stars

Designer Christina McCourt's Patchy Stars is rich with unexpected techniques.

KET2

Arthur

Binky's A Game/Brain and the Time Capsule

When Binky gets an "A" on a test, Muffy and Francine are convinced that Binky cheated. Brain makes a time capsule and gets overwhelmed by people asking to have their special belongings included.

KET PBS KIDS

Thomas & Friends

Let It Snow

Gordon and Thomas collect logs for an animal shelter and sing a song about snow in the hope that they can make snow clouds appear.

12:00 PM ET

KET

Quilting Arts

Celebrate The Artist Within

A retrospective features the artists, past and present, who express and advance the quilting arts.

KET2

GardenSMART

#4904

Planting can be as simple as digging a hole. But there is more that we as gardeners should keep in mind. Experts share tips.

KET KY

Covington at 200: Points of View

Historians, authors, citizens, and others look back at two centuries of history in Covington, Kentucky.

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KET PBS KIDS

Caillou

Caillou to the Rescue

Caillou tells Rosie a very imaginative bedtime story so she can fall asleep, and the fire chief visits his school. After Rosie hides Caillou's cars between the cushions on the sofa, he and Leo pretend to be tow truck drivers and crane operators who must rescue the cars.

12:30 PM ET

KET

Fringe Benefits

Springfield, MA

Join Katie for a tour of Massachusetts' Pioneer Valley - home to Dr. Seuss, beautiful farm pastures, and vibrant college towns.

KET2

Weekends with Yankee

Lost and Found

An orchard in Dummerston, Vermont and Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston are visited.

KET PBS KIDS

Sid the Science Kid

I Want Cake

Sid and his friends learn that the best way to stay healthy is to eat nutritious food.

1:00 PM ET

KET

Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions

Nature vs. Nurture

Burt talks to a group of people who grew up in the structured culture of Taiwan to examine the issue of Nature vs. Nurture.

KET2

Craftsman's Legacy

The Brass Horn Makers

Eric shines the brass with master French horn makers and musicians Rick and Celeste Seraphinoff.

KET PBS KIDS

Bob the Builder

Starting at the Bottom

Scoop assumes a large box is the surprise present that Wendy plans to give Bob for his birthday. Bob and the team are constructing a bank safe and Dizzy gets locked inside the safe!

1:30 PM ET

KET

Rick Steves' Europe

Florence: Heart of the Renaissance

Rick explores Michelangelo's David, Botticelli's Birth of Venus, Ghiberti's Gates of Paradise, Fra Angelico's serene beauty, and the dome that kicked off the Renaissance.

KET2

This Old House

This Old House U.

The apprentices learn how to frame a wall in the master bedroom and lay decking on the front porch.

KET KY

Local Flavor

Takes a closer look at Northern Kentucky's family-owned diners and the legacy of cuisine that has passed down through the generations. Features hometown favorites: goetta, the Kentucky Hot Brown, a fried bologna breakfast, and more.

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KET PBS KIDS

WordWorld

The Christmas Star/A Christmas Present for Dog

It's the night before Christmas and Frog needs a star to hang on his Christmas tree. Duck thinks this will be the perfect present for Frog, and tries to lasso one out of the sky for him. Next, It's Christmas morning, and all the WordFriends are excited by the presents Santa has brought for them! Pig has a sled, Bear has a doll, and Ant has a cookie. But not all the letters for Dog's present came down his chimney.

2:00 PM ET

KET

P. Allen Smith's Garden Home

Down and Dirty

P. Allen Smith demonstrates how to get the most out of your soil at Moss Mountain Farm.

KET2

Ask This Old House

Tree Removal, Stud Finders

Tom demonstrates different ways to locate studs in a wall. A smart garage door opener is installed.

KET KY

Journey to Recovery

An in-depth examination of the opioid epidemic in Kentucky and across the country. The program explores the treatment options available to those battling the disease of addiction. Grammy-winning recording artist and Kentucky native Sturgill Simpson narrates. Part of KET's ongoing Inside Opioid Addiction initiative funded in part by the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.

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Super Why!

Twas the Night Before Christmas...

The Super Readers catch up with Santa and his reindeer and unravel the mystery of Santa's childhood.

2:30 PM ET

KET

Chef's Life

Chasing Trout

Vivian plans a respite from the road during the holidays and prepares a Feast of the Seven Fishes.

KET2

Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac

Master Showcase with Phil Lowe

Tommy is excited to learn new techniques as furniture maker Phil Lowe builds a chair.

KET PBS KIDS

Sesame Street

Super Sitters

Grover and Cookie Monster help Chris babysit and learn how to take care of a baby.

3:00 PM ET

KET

Lidia's Kitchen

More Italian American Favorites

Spaghetti and meatballs, a broccoli rabe with garlic and zeppole, a holiday must, are prepared.

KET2

Woodsmith Shop

Scalloped Lid Box

A router table insert is added to a completed tabletop. A scalloped lid is made for a decorative box.

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Never Met a Stranger

#101

This episode brings together two people in long-term recovery from substance abuse who meet for the first time and share their struggles, strength, and hope.

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KET PBS KIDS

Sesame Street

Get Ready for Today

Elmo and Abby help Crystal the Ball come up with a morning routine so she can be ready to go out and play.

3:30 PM ET

KET

Jacques Pepin: Fast Food My Way

Seafood Tricks

Baked Clams Madison, cod in olive-tomato crust, skillet broccoli bits, and mango with nutella sauce are prepared.

KET2

The Woodwright's Shop

Holly Wood Spectaculars

Steve Latta shows how to create decorative veneer patterns using oval engines and sharp knives.

KET KY

An Act of Dog

In his Louisville studio, artist Mark Barone sets out to paint 5,500 portraits of the dogs he has discovered are euthanized every day in America.

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Dinosaur Train

Crystal and King Benefit Concert: Part One and Two

When Crystal and the King go for a trip to the Big Pond, they learn that it's being recklessly overfished!

4:00 PM ET

KET

America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated

A Spanish Affair

Host Julia Collin Davison reveals the secrets to making the best paella on the grill.

KET2

MotorWeek

#3715

Features a duo of in-depth road tests, which look at factors that matter most to consumers - performance, fuel efficiency, technology, practicality and value.

KET KY

Forgotten Fame: The Marion Miley Story

In the 1930s, Lexington golfer Marion Miley was an international celebrity, but it all came to a tragic end in September 1941 when burglars killed Miley in a robbery at the Lexington Country Club. This 2017 Ohio Valley Chapter Regional Emmy Award-winning KET documentary traces her childhood as a golf prodigy, her move to Lexington, success in golf, and her shocking death at the age of 27.

KET PBS KIDS

Dinosaur Train

Tiny's Fishing Friend/Butterflies

Tiny, Buddy, Cindy and Dad set out on a fun fishing trip where they run into Cassie Castrocauda. Don befriends a butterfly that he names Dan.

4:30 PM ET

KET

Kentucky Collectibles

Chinese Ivory Card Case; 1960 Barbie; Jane Beshear

Expert appraisers examine a 19th Century Chinese Ivory Card Case and a 1960 Barbie including its collection of clothes and accessories. Plus, host Amy Hess talks with Kentucky's First Lady, Jane Beshear, about the collectibles found in the Governor's Mansion.

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Bluegrass and Backroads

Jeptha Creed; Jericho Woods Band; KY Working K9 Academy; Mammoth Cave Transplants

Visit Jeptha Creed, Jericho Woods Band, Kentucky Working K9 Academy, and Mammoth Cave Transplants.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

A Snowy Day/Tutu All The Time

It's snowing in the Neighborhood! Mom Tiger helps Daniel pick clothes that will keep him warm. Katerina learns how important it is to choose the proper clothes for the things you want to do.

5:00 PM ET

KET

Antiques Roadshow

Richmond, Hour One

Highlights include a late 19th-century Albert Neuhuys watercolor, a 1982 UNC championship signed basketball featuring Michael Jordan, and an early 20th-century Alice R. H. Smith watercolor.

KET2

PBS NewsHour Weekend

#849

A summary of the day's national and international news, renowned experts provide in-depth analysis.

KET KY

Lexington in the 40s: Swingin' in the Bluegrass

Central Kentuckians recall the big band music scene in the Bluegrass during the World War II era, when Lexingtonians danced in clubs like Joyland, the Green Dome, and the Cotton Club and in the ballrooms of the Phoenix and Lafayette hotels. Archival photographs and film footage, some not seen since the 1940s, illustrate the memories of those places and times.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel's Winter Adventure/Neighborhood Nutcracker

When Daniel, Dad and friends go sledding, Daniel gets scared when he sees how tall the hill is. Daniel reluctantly fills in for Prince Wednesday and dances his part in The Nut Cracker Ballet.

5:30 PM ET

KET2

Louisville Life

Stitzel-Weller Distillery and the Van Winkle Family/Joy Perrine/Young Professionals Association/Apocalypse Brew Works

The legacy of the Stitzel-Weller Distillery and the Van Winkle family; a profile of Joy Perrine, bartender at Equus Restaurant and Jack's Lounge, picked a top bartender by Esquire Magazine, and co-author of The Kentucky Bourbon Cocktail Book; an interview with Phillip Roberts, vice president of development with the Young Professionals Association of Louisville; and visit Kentucky's latest microbrewery, Apocalypse Brew Work. A 2013 KET production hosted by Candyce Clifft.

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KET PBS KIDS

Splash and Bubbles

Whitebeard/Coral Day

Ripple believes a mysterious creature who lives in the North Pole will sails over Reeftown tonight. It's the holiday season in Reeftown as everyone gets ready for Coral Day, a celebration of the wonderful coral that make up their home.

6:00 PM ET

KET

The Lawrence Welk Show

Salute to Nat King Cole (1973)

This program is a tribute to the songs of Nat "King" Cole. "L-O-V-E" opens the show with a bang!

KET2

Nature

Soul of the Elephant

Filmed over two years, this program looks at the life of two bull elephants, their great migrations, and their encounters with lions and hyenas.

KET KY

Lanham Brothers Jamboree

Christmas

Featured artisits include Barry Lanham and The Footstompin Express Cloggers, Skylar Cain, and Wayne Morris.

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Nature Cat

There's Gold in Them Thar Hills/Nature Cat and Mr. Hide

Nature Cat ventures back to the stream to find another piece of gold for Squeeks. Nature Cat hopes to finally beat Ronald at the Neighborhood Hide 'N' Seek Championship - Cat Edition.

6:30 PM ET

KET KY

Covington at 200: Points of View

Historians, authors, citizens, and others look back at two centuries of history in Covington, Kentucky.

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KET PBS KIDS

Ready Jet Go!

Holidays In Boxwood Terrace

Jet pitches an idea for the annual Boxwood Terrace Christmas Pageant and he gets to direct it!

7:00 PM ET

KET

Tim Farmer's Country Kitchen

#538

Tim Farmer explores traditional food preparation including gardening tips, canning, processing and smoking meat, where to purchase produce, and more. He visits with folks who have a passion to share and enjoy recipes.

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KET2

Classic Gospel

Guy Penrod Live: Hymns & Worship

The former Gaither Vocal Band member performs a collection of popular hymns and worship songs.

KET PBS KIDS

Peg + Cat + Holidays

"The Christmas Problem," "The Hanukkah Problem," and "The Penguin Problem" feature math for kids.

7:30 PM ET

KET

The Red Green Show

The Fishing Derby

Possum Lake is tested for contaminants and found to be no longer classified as water.

8:00 PM ET

KET

Kentucky Life

John Cohen/Today's Special-Weaver's Hot Dogs/Shepherdsville Train Crash/The Double Dans

Meet photographer John Cohen, who came to eastern Kentucky in the late 1950s and captured the region's landscape, people, and music; in Laurel County, Dave enjoys Today's Special at the longtime London landmark, Weaver's Hot Dogs; the Shepherdsville train crash of 1917 is still regarded as the worst in Kentucky's history; and meet Australian horse trainers The Double Dans, who have made Nicholasville their second home.

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Ray Stevens CabaRay Nashville

Guest: Suzy Bogguss

"Santa Claus Is Watchin' You," "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,"and "Baby It's Cold Outside" are performed.

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Before Vegas, There Was Newport

In the 1940s and 1950s, gangsters from Cleveland, Chicago, and New York claimed Newport, Kentucky as their own and turned it into America's first major gambling town.

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Splash and Bubbles

Whitebeard/Coral Day

Ripple believes a mysterious creature who lives in the North Pole will sails over Reeftown tonight. It's the holiday season in Reeftown as everyone gets ready for Coral Day, a celebration of the wonderful coral that make up their home.

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Kentucky Afield

20th Anniversary of Elk Release In Kentucky

Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the initial release of elk back into Kentucky at Pine Mountain State Park in Bell County. Meet some of the people that made it happen.

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Hollywood Idols

Steve McQueen: Man on the Edge

The rise to icon and the descent of Steve McQueen, one of Hollywood's biggest stars, is showcased.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Snowflake Day!

Daniel has a very important role as the snowflake in the Neighborhood's Snowflake Day Show!

9:00 PM ET

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Doc Martin and the Legend of the Cloutie

The Doc (Martin Clunes) goes to great lengths to spook a London family into leaving Tregrunnt Farm, a property he loves. He resorts to an old Cornish witch's trick - a cloutie; a small ribbon of cloth which, if attached to a tree and wished upon, will make wishes come true.

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Last of the Summer Wine

The General's Greatest Battle

The lifelike effigy of the old General has been spruced up for the annual parade.

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WoodSongs

Sam Bush Band

Sam Bush is a bluegrass music legend and one of the premier masters of the mandolin.

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Peg + Cat + Holidays

"The Christmas Problem," "The Hanukkah Problem," and "The Penguin Problem" feature math for kids.

9:30 PM ET

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Keeping Up Appearances

Christmas 1995 - The Pagent

Hyacinth decides to organize and direct a local pageant titled "Our Town in the Civil War." She naturally casts herself in the starring role.

10:00 PM ET

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Candy Bomber

In 1948 American pilot Gail "Hal" Halvorsen, who became known worldwide as the Candy Bomber, delivered candy to children living in post-war Germany. Gail and his Air force buddies dropped 20 tons of treats on handkerchief parachutes and delivered 6,500 pounds of chocolate bars.

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As Time Goes By

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When they return home to London, Lionel and Jean are greeted by an unwelcome guest.

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Commonwealth Curiosities: An Ode to Kentucky's Unique Attractions

This film explores interesting roadside attractions in Kentucky. With the advent of interstate highways, seen only by those willing to venture on the roads less traveled, these once treasured places have become nearly extinct.

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Super Why!

Twas the Night Before Christmas...

The Super Readers catch up with Santa and his reindeer and unravel the mystery of Santa's childhood.

10:30 PM ET

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Vicious

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Freddie, Stuart, and the gang go clubbing after Ash gets a job handing out club fliers.

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Sesame Street

Super Sitters

Grover and Cookie Monster help Chris babysit and learn how to take care of a baby.

11:00 PM ET

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Live from the Artists Den

Lady Antebellum

The multi-platinum trio performs at the historic United Palace in Washington Heights. Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott, and Dave Haywood perform their hits "Need You Now," "Love Don't Live Here Anymore," and more.

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The Coroner

How to Catch a Lobster

When a body washes up on the shore, Jane is convinced it's a botched sea burial, but Davey believes otherwise. With a steak at stake, both are determined to prove each other wrong.

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Commonwealth Curiosities: An Ode to Kentucky's Unique Attractions

Volume Two

Filmmaker Steven Middleton takes another journey profiling unique roadside attractions in Kentucky and the people who dedicate their lives to these often overlooked places.

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Sesame Street

Get Ready for Today

Elmo and Abby help Crystal the Ball come up with a morning routine so she can be ready to go out and play.

11:30 PM ET

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Dinosaur Train

Crystal and King Benefit Concert: Part One and Two

When Crystal and the King go for a trip to the Big Pond, they learn that it's being recklessly overfished!

12:00 AM ET

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Cilla

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Typist Priscilla White sings with local Liverpool bands at the famed Cavern Club as the Mersey Beat music scene explodes in the early 1960's. She falls for Bobby Willis, but in her desperation to become a star she elbows him aside. Then, a failed audition for the Beatles' manager Brian Epstein leaves her frustrated and distraught.

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Bluegrass Underground

Russell Moore & Iiird Tyme Out

Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out defines the drive and precision of top shelf bluegrass. Celebrating their 25th anniversary, the group is a favorite of discerning bluegrass fans everywhere.

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Black Guides of Mammoth Cave

The story of a generation of African American guides who first discovered and then created their livelihoods around Mammoth Cave is explored.

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Dinosaur Train

Tiny's Fishing Friend/Butterflies

Tiny, Buddy, Cindy and Dad set out on a fun fishing trip where they run into Cassie Castrocauda. Don befriends a butterfly that he names Dan.

12:30 AM ET

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Chef's Life

Two-mato

As Chef & the Farmer turns 10, Vivian searches for ripe tomatoes to serve at the restaurant's birthday party. Vivian seeks the wisdom of Ms. Mary and Ms. Lillie to prepare an old-school tomato dish.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

A Snowy Day/Tutu All The Time

It's snowing in the Neighborhood! Mom Tiger helps Daniel pick clothes that will keep him warm. Katerina learns how important it is to choose the proper clothes for the things you want to do.