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12:00 AM ET

KET

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries

Murder and Mozzarella

An Italian woman dies and the ownership of a secret book of recipes becomes the suspected motive.

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Bluegrass Underground

Conor Oberst

The progressive singer-songwriter is known for his songs of insight, detail, and political awareness.

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Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural America

Shelter

Traces the remarkable evolution of shelters for battered women and gives voice to five women seeking protection in a rural West Virginia shelter. Working with advice and guidance from the shelter's counselors and staff, the women struggle to find safety, freedom, and justice for themselves and their children. Two founders of the shelter movement discuss its history, and Tillie Black Bear from the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota describes establishing the first shelter for women of color.

KET PBS KIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel Shares His Tigertastic Car/Katerina Shares Her Tutu

Daniel has a new toy car and struggles to share it with the others. Daniel and Katerina decide to perform a Jungle Dance show but need to find a way to share the same tutu.

12:30 AM ET

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Chef's Life

Bourbon Country

A dinner in Vivian's honor ends as an American history lesson. A tour of Maker's Mark and Jefferson's distilleries clarifies the whiskey, scotch, and bourbon differences. Vivian learns how Frank and Jesse James fit into Kentucky's boozy biography.

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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.

1:00 AM ET

KET

Arthur & George on Masterpiece

Arthur & George - Part 1

Julian Barnes' novel begins with famed author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle asked to clear a man convicted of animal mutilation. In short order, he realizes that there's more to the case than meets the eye.

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Nova

Building Wonders: Hagia Sophia - Istanbul's Ancient Mystery

As Istanbul braces for the next big quake, a team of architects and engineers examine the seismic secrets of the dome of Hagia Sophia.

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Jubilee

The Greencards

The Greencards, spearheaded by Australians Carol Young and Kym Warner, perform rock-infused bluegrass at the 3rd annual International Newgrass Festival. A 2012 KET production.

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Ready Jet Go!

Mindy Pet-Sits Sunspot/Treehouse Iss

Mindy is upset because she can't go see the Northern Lights so Sunspot agrees to let her be his pet-sitter. The kids argue when they realize that they all want to use the treehouse at the same time.

1:30 AM ET

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Ready Jet Go!

So Many Moons/Project Pluto

Mindy is worried that a possible addition of a younger sibling to her family might be a challenge. Mindy is excited about presenting her model of Pluto for school show and tell.

2:00 AM ET

KET

Independent Lens

I Am Not Your Negro

This documentary envisions the book James Baldwin never finished, a revolutionary and personal account of the lives and successive assassinations of three of his close friends: Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Nature

Arctic Wolf Pack

At the very northern edge of North America is Ellesmere Island, where Arctic winds tear through the tundra. Running through this shifting sea of snow and ice is one of the most hardened predators on the planet, the White Wolf. As the spring melt approaches, these roaming hunters must adapt to being tethered parents and securing food for the pack.

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Video Vault - Kentucky Edition

Too Late for Tears; Life with Elisabeth (short); W.C. Fields (short)

Hunt Stromberg from Louisville, Kentucky produced this 1949 film noir thriller. Also, two comedic shorts, one from Betty White and one from W.C. Fields.

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Nature Cat

Mighty Mountain Climbers/Bug Eating Plants!

On a dare from Ronald, Nature Cat and his pals try to climb up to The Mighty Mountain Peak. A super excited Squeeks shows her homemade comic "Bug Eating Plants of The Swamp!" to her pals.

2:30 AM ET

KET PBS KIDS

Nature Cat

Croak and Swagger/Puddle Pool Party

At the pond Nature Cat meets Warren the Bullfrog who is sad because he doesn't know how to croak. Squeeks is excited for a Puddle Pool Party but finds the puddle gone!

3:00 AM ET

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Independent Lens

I Am Not Your Negro

This documentary envisions the book James Baldwin never finished, a revolutionary and personal account of the lives and successive assassinations of three of his close friends: Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King, Jr.

KET PBS KIDS

Odd Squad: World Turned Odd

Oona, Olympia, and Otis accidentally change the past and undo every odd case Odd Squad ever solved.

3:30 AM ET

KET

One Night In March

The story of the 1963 Mississippi State University basketball team and their historic trip to participate in the NCAA tournament. The MSU Maroons went against an unwritten rule that prohibited Mississippi collegiate teams from competing against integrated teams.

4:00 AM ET

KET

Queen's Garden

With permission from Queen Elizabeth, this program covers a year in Buckingham Palace Garden, exploring the history and the natural history of this remarkable hidden royal treasure in the heart of London.

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Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the Collection

Buffalo Creek: An Act of God/Buffalo Creek Revisited

On February 26, 1972, a coal-waste dam owned by the Pittston Company collapsed at the head of a crowded hollow in southern West Virginia. The disaster left 125 dead and 4,000 homeless. Interviews with survivors, representatives of union and citizen's groups, and officials of the Pittston Company are juxtaposed with actual footage of the flood. Filmed ten years after the Flood, Buffalo Creek Revisited looks at the second disaster, in which the survivors' efforts to rebuild the communities are thwarted by government insensitivity and a century-old pattern of corporate control of the region's land and resources.

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Odd Squad: World Turned Odd

Oona, Olympia, and Otis accidentally change the past and undo every odd case Odd Squad ever solved.

4:30 AM ET

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PBS Previews: The Best of PBS Indies

#201

A preview of upcoming independent documentaries presented by POV and Independent Lens including "I Am Not Your Negro," "Do Not Resist," "Dolores," "No Man's Land," "Bill Nye - Science Guy," and "Served Like a Girl."

5:00 AM ET

KET

Bob the Builder

Bob's Big Challenge

Bob and the team move an historic house, but while doing so the truck gets stuck beneath a bridge. Lofty's attempt to impress Tiny traps the crew inside a stadium.

KET2

Washington Week

#5729

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

KET KY

Bluegrass Underground

Conor Oberst

The progressive singer-songwriter is known for his songs of insight, detail, and political awareness.

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KET PBS KIDS

Arthur

Flippity Francine/Muffy Takes The Wheel

Francine tries to regain her dignity after Muffy posts a goofy video of her on the Muffington Post. Muffy enlists her dad to help her make a winning car for the 1st Annual Lakewood Derby, but he completely takes over.

5:30 AM ET

KET

Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

Music

Folk singer Ella Jenkins teaches Chuck Aber and Mister Rogers a hand-clapping game. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, all the neighbors try to figure out how to include a bass violin in what they do best so they can be in the festival. Lady Aberlin decides to try dancing with a bass violin rather than playing it.

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Washington Week

#5760

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

KET KY

Run That by Me Again

Kentucky vs. Oklahoma, 1951

Guests include John Griggs, Dom Fucci, and Walt Yowarsky. A 1977 KET production.

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Arthur

Night of the Tibble/Read and Flumberghast

The Tibble Twins have a sleepover and James is the target of their shenanigans. D.W. gathers a jury when a cupcake is stolen and Tommy Tibble is the primary suspect.

6:00 AM ET

KET

Sid the Science Kid

Sid Wings It!

In his backyard, Sid shows off his homemade cardboard wings. He's wearing them because he wants to fly, just like the bird he has been watching all morning. When his flight plans don't work out, he heads to school to investigate. Susie announces that the class is going to visit the Science Center to check out a special exhibit about FLIGHT!

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Closer to Truth

Does Consciousness Require A Radical Explanation?

What causes consciousness? Three novel candidates for explaining consciousness are presented.

KET KY

From the Ground Up

Architecture of Government

The varying styles of Kentucky's courthouses. A 1991 KET production.

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Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman

How Not To Impress a Poodle's Mother

Ruff has finally figured out how to get Charlene the poodle to fall for him: by impressing her mother, Nell! He sends Sam, Harsha, and DJ to the beach to sculpt a giant letter "N" in her honor. And to prepare for his date, he dispatches Jay to a salon to learn about hair and beauty.

6:30 AM ET

KET

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!

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bookclub@ket

Hell's Angels

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Louisville native Hunter S. Thompson's inside look at the infamous motorcycle gang. A 2002 KET production.

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Kentucky Collectibles

1920s Amethyst Jewelry; Edward Curtis Orotone; Owensboro Fine Art Museum

Expert appraisers examine 1920s amethyst jewelry and an Edward Curtis orotone. Plus, the Collectibles crew visits the Owensboro Fine Art Museum for a look at their extensive folk art collection.

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Cyberchase

Plantasaurus!

Motherboard invites the kids to have a slumber party with Digit in the refurbished Control Central! But a case of sneezes, itchy eyes, and scratchy throats threatens to put a damper on the slumber fun.

7:00 AM ET

KET

Sesame Street

Elmo and Rositas Rainbow Search

Elmo sees a rainbow and goes to show it to Rosita but it disappears before she can see it.

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Focus on Europe

#3603

The weekly magazine provides audiences an inside perspective on the diversity of people, places, conflicts and coexistence that define Europe.

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Kentucky Afield

Hunting On Public Land

On this show we're sticking to public land! A rabbit hunt with Commissioner Greg Johnson, a bird hunt on Clay WMA, and a raccoon hunt at Otter Creek are featured.

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Cyberchase

The Creech Who Would Be Crowned

The CyberSquad is summoned to Tikiville to stop Hacker from winning a race that would allow him to take over the cybersite. Matt and Jackie tease Inez about her big vocabulary, and she splits from the group and teams up with Hacker's opponent, Creech. The kids try to overcome their differences while using their knowledge of direction and distance to help Creech win the race and restore her family's rule of Tikiville.

7:30 AM ET

KET

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel and Margaret Visit the Farm/Fireflies and Fireworks

Daniel heads to the Neighborhood Farm and gets nervous about riding a horse for the first time. Margaret gets scared when fireflies show up at the Tiger family picnic.

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Classical Stretch: By Essentrics

Quad Strengthening

This episode of Classical Stretch will build endurance and power in your quads, one of the largest muscles in your body. Join Miranda Esmonde-White in Montego Bay Jamaica for a quad strengthening workout.

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Bluegrass and Backroads

Natural Bridge State Park; Ups Worldport; Jim Sams; Father's Country Ham

Natural Bridge State Park, UPS Worldport, artist Jim Sams, and Father's Country Ham are featured.

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WordGirl

Book Ends/Mr. Big

Mr. Big, a slick businessman up to no good, introduces his new product: a "Thing" that does "stuff." WordGirl must figure out his secret motive and save the city. When WordGirl accuses Tobey of being too predictable with his crimes, he responds by using his robots to hold the town library hostage. He tells her he will release the library if WordGirl can best them in a winner-take-all game of dodgeball.

8:00 AM ET

KET

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Margaret's First Chime Time/Tiger Family Fun

The Tiger Family is taking Margaret to the Clock Factory for her very first "Chime Time!" Daniel and his family head to the Enchanted Garden and run into Miss Elaina and her family.

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Wai Lana Yoga

Keep Your Balance!

Stand tall on one leg in Lord of the Dance and wind up your limbs in Garuda Pose. These balancing poses get you centered and teach concentration.

KET PBS KIDS

Arthur

Get Smart/Baby Steps

A battle begins when HUGO, the new interactive whiteboard, corrects Mr. Ratburn in front of the class. D.W. enlists the help of Brain to determine if her sister Kate is above average, below average, or just average-average.

8:30 AM ET

KET

Splash and Bubbles

My Son, The Frogfish/A Day for Papa

Gush's long-lost son Wart shows up in Reeftown to visit and Gush is excited to be a "hands-on" dad. Ripple wants to give her Papa time to relax, so she sets up a day full of special activities for him.

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Destination Craft with Jim West

Mexico

Paper mache, Huichol beading, and pinata making are showcased in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

KET KY

Comment on Kentucky

January 19, 2018

Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant. Scheduled guests: John Cheves, Lexington Herald-Leader; Lawrence Smith, WDRB in Louisville; and Nick Storm, Spectrum News.

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Arthur

Buster's Book Battle/On the Buster Scale

Buster is thrilled when Lakewood Elementary starts a program where kids can earn prizes for reading. Buster and Brain disagree on movies.

9:00 AM ET

KET

Curious George

Up a Tree/Curious George and the Trash

When George tires of table manners and house rules, he decides to build a treehouse in the country yard-a nest of his own where he can make his own rules. The yellow hat is delivered from the dry cleaners, but George mistakes it for a lookalike garbage box and tosses it down the trash chute.

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Globe Trekker

Food Hour: Ireland

Globe Trekker Bobby Chinn samples oysters in Galway and fishes for salmon in Connemara.

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Connections with Renee Shaw

DV8 Kitchen

Renee visits DV8 Kitchen, a restaurant and bakery in Lexington that provides second chance employment opportunities for people in substance recovery who are trying to redirect their lives. She speaks with Rob and Diane Perez about their vision for the restaurant and its support from the community. Renee also talks with employees at the eatery to hear their stories of recovery and how DV8 Kitchen helps them.

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The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!

Digging The Deep/Puddle Puzzle

The kids travel to the bottom of the Swirly Whirly Ocean! Nick and Sally learn how their puddle turned into water vapour.

9:30 AM ET

KET

Nature Cat

The Legend of Gold Gardens/Winter Dance Party

Nature Cat and the gang uncover a map to The Gardens of Gold! Daisy forgets to plan her family's Winter Solstice Dance Party.

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The Kentucky Riding Saddle: A Quilted History

Learn about the history of the Kentucky Quilted Riding Saddle and the saddle makers who made them. These saddles originated in the eastern part of the state in the Appalachian Mountains and were often touted as "the world's most comfortable riding saddle."

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Sesame Street

Big Birds Song

Abby and Elmo help Big Bird calm down so he won't be nervous singing on the show, The Squawk.

10:00 AM ET

KET

Ready Jet Go!

Sunday Drive

A test drive to Mars - usually a simple trip - is complicated by the new saucer dashboard.

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All-Star Orchestra

Russian Treasures

A series of unforgettable musical portraits include a roof-raising finale "The Great Gate of Kiev."

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The Many Storeys and Last Days of Thomas Merton

The story of Thomas Merton, a Trappist monk of the Abbey of Gethsemani, in the last year of his life. The documentary explores his home at the Abbey of Gethsemani, travels across America in the turbulent year of 1968, and finally to Asia for meetings with the Dalai Lama and other spiritual seekers.

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Peg + Cat

Peg and Cat Save the World: Part 2

Peg and Cat call everyone they know to save the earth from a planet-sized Pig's behind.

10:30 AM ET

KET

Wild Kratts

The Other Martins

It's a relaxing day at Tortuga HQ when Chris comes in complaining about Martin. Confused, the gang soon discovers that Chris means a bird called the Purple Martin and not his brother!

KET PBS KIDS

Super Why!

The Story of Mother Goose

Red is writing a new song but gets stuck because she simply can't think of the right word! To help her out, Super Why and his friends meet rhyming royalty - Mother Goose - just as she's starting to pen her legendary poems. Does Mother Goose pick her words at random, or is there a rhyme and reason to the way she composes her stories?

11:00 AM ET

KET

Kentucky Collectibles

1920s Amethyst Jewelry; Edward Curtis Orotone; Owensboro Fine Art Museum

Expert appraisers examine 1920s amethyst jewelry and an Edward Curtis orotone. Plus, the Collectibles crew visits the Owensboro Fine Art Museum for a look at their extensive folk art collection.

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Finding Your Roots

Our American Storytellers

Ken Burns, Anderson Cooper, and Anna Deavere Smith learn about their own family histories.

KET KY

Arturo Alonzo Sandoval: The Fabric of Art

A profile of Arturo Sandoval, professor of art at the University of Kentucky and internationally recognized fiber artist. Sandoval, whose works appear in the Museum of Modern Art in New York and in galleries throughout the country, is interviewed in his studio and is seen installing a monumental work at UK's Singletary Center for the Arts in Lexington. A 2003 KET production.

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Clifford the Big Red Dog

Little Clifford/Welcome to Birdwell Island

Flashback stories reveal how Emily Elizabeth and Clifford got together, how Emily's love changed the runt of the litter into the biggest dog around, and how the islanders learned to adjust to Clifford's presence.

11:30 AM ET

KET

Kentucky Health

A Day in the Life of a Thoracic Surgeon

Dr. Tuckson speaks with Dr. Michael Bousamra, head of Thoracic Surgery at Baptist Health Floyd.

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Caillou

Imagine

Caillou discovers how using his imagination can make ordinary things fun. Unable to fly his kite on a windless day, he stares at the clouds and sees wagons, balloons, and dinosaurs.

12:00 PM ET

KET

Overheard with Evan Smith

Nicole Krauss, Author

Nicole Krauss is the author of Great House, a finalist for the National Book Award.

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Louisville Life

21c Museum Hotel/Vintage Fire Museum/ Rev. Dr. Kevin W. Cosby/ Muhammad Ali Center

21c Museum Hotel Founder Steve Wilson and Director of Arts Programming Alice Gray Stites talk about 21c's runaway success; Vintage Fire Museum and Safety Education Center houses one of the nation's best collections of firefighting equipment; an interview with Rev. Dr. Kevin W. Cosby, senior pastor of St. Stephen Church and president of Simmons College of Kentucky; and a visit to the Muhammad Ali Center.

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Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural America

Shelter

Traces the remarkable evolution of shelters for battered women and gives voice to five women seeking protection in a rural West Virginia shelter. Working with advice and guidance from the shelter's counselors and staff, the women struggle to find safety, freedom, and justice for themselves and their children. Two founders of the shelter movement discuss its history, and Tillie Black Bear from the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota describes establishing the first shelter for women of color.

KET PBS KIDS

Sid the Science Kid

Ignatz's Inertia

Sid uses his skateboard to discover that things in motion stay in motion until they are stopped.

12:30 PM ET

KET

Washington Week

#5729

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

KET2

Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions

The Palm Beaches, Florida

Burt Wolf takes a look at how the Palm Beaches were developed and visits the Norton Museum of Art.

KET PBS KIDS

WordWorld

Play Ball/M Is for Map

Robot practices playing baseball and turns into a slugger. Sheep and Bear have a fun day of adventuring through the jungle but then discover that they're lost.

1:00 PM ET

KET

Comment on Kentucky

January 19, 2018

Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant. Scheduled guests: John Cheves, Lexington Herald-Leader; Lawrence Smith, WDRB in Louisville; and Nick Storm, Spectrum News.

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Vicious

Ballroom

The gang decides to join Ash and Jess at a ballroom dancing class and Stuart becomes teacher's pet.

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Kentucky Muse

Ellis Wilson

Follows the career of Kentucky native Ellis Wilson (1899-1977), an African-American artist whose passion for painting took him from his hometown of Mayfield to a successful career in New York. His work captured the daily lives of African Americans and helped open doors for many younger black artists. This update of a 2000 KET documentary includes a look at Ellis Wilson works discovered since the program's premiere.

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Peep and the Big Wide World

The Real Decoy; Peep's Lost Leaf

Quack finds a majestic duck (a decoy, actually) and refuses to admit that there's something strange about her. One windy day, Peep spies the "perfect" leaf and decides to chase it down.

1:30 PM ET

KET

Connections with Renee Shaw

DV8 Kitchen

Renee visits DV8 Kitchen, a restaurant and bakery in Lexington that provides second chance employment opportunities for people in substance recovery who are trying to redirect their lives. She speaks with Rob and Diane Perez about their vision for the restaurant and its support from the community. Renee also talks with employees at the eatery to hear their stories of recovery and how DV8 Kitchen helps them.

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Last of the Summer Wine

Barry Becomes A Psychopathic Killer, But Only Part Time

Smiler needs to get rid of an unwanted admirer who thinks he has money. Clegg and Barry are recruited to dampen her enthusiasm.

KET PBS KIDS

Super Why!

The Story of Mother Goose

Red is writing a new song but gets stuck because she simply can't think of the right word! To help her out, Super Why and his friends meet rhyming royalty - Mother Goose - just as she's starting to pen her legendary poems. Does Mother Goose pick her words at random, or is there a rhyme and reason to the way she composes her stories?

2:00 PM ET

KET

Girls in the Band

Inspiring stories of female jazz artists and big band instrumentalists from the 1930s to today.

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As Time Goes By

#150

Jean undertakes some snooping to discover what the new neighbors are like.

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Character Makes the Man - The Story of the Kentucky Military Institute: 1845 -1971

This documentary explores the 126 year history of the nation's oldest private preparatory military school and the strong legacy it left behind. Politicians, such as Henry Clay, praised the school and sent his own son. Its diverse alumni includes Confederate General Robert F. Hoke, former Kentucky Governor John Y. Brown, actor Victor Mature, and others.

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Sesame Street

Big Birds Song

Abby and Elmo help Big Bird calm down so he won't be nervous singing on the show, The Squawk.

2:30 PM ET

KET2

Keeping Up Appearances

Looking at Properties

To Richard's horror, Hyacinth decides to make another attempt to find a country home. This time she asks Elizabeth to help.

KET PBS KIDS

Dinosaur Train

Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 1/Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 2

Join Buddy and his Pteranodon family as they journey on the Dinosaur Train to the big Theropod Club Convention in Laramidia, the "Dinosaur Big City." During their adventure they meet Mayor Kosmoceratops and help King Cryolophosaurus overcome stage fright.

3:00 PM ET

KET

A Program About Unusual Buildings and Other Roadside Stuff

This tour of some of America's most interesting and goofy buildings celebrates places like Long Island's duck-shaped Big Duck and the National Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame (in the shape of a giant fish) in Heyward, WI. The Kentucky stops are Wigwam Village in Cave City, Bondurant's Pharmacy in Lexington, and Mother Goose Market in Hazard.

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Doc Martin

Always on My Mind

Irate husband Phil Pratt accuses Dr. Ellingham of killing his wife Helen when he comes to their house to treat her. Then a horrific accident on the farm leaves Mr. Pratt desperately needing the doctor to save his life. Joan finds him trapped under a tractor, where he has been all night. A new teacher at Portwenn primary school, Tricia Soames, has sore hands. The doctor soon realizes that Tricia is showing all the signs of obsessive compulsive disorder. Meanwhile, things are looking up for PC Mylow on the romance front.

KET KY

Our Kentucky

See the Commonwealth as you have never seen it before. Explore Kentucky's scenic and natural beauty in high-definition. A 2009 KET production.

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Dinosaur Train

Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 3/Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 4

Join Buddy and his Pteranodon family as they journey on the Dinosaur Train to the big Theropod Club Convention in Laramidia, the "Dinosaur Big City." During their adventure they meet Mayor Kosmoceratops and help King Cryolophosaurus overcome stage fright.

3:30 PM ET

KET PBS KIDS

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.

4:00 PM ET

KET

Kentucky Life

Hopkinsville Eclipse; Eclipse at Franklin; Man o' War Anniversary; Lost John

The community of Hopkinsville came together to support thousands coming to view 2017's Great American Eclipse; learn more about the science courtesy of the Franklin drive-in and the scientists and eclipse enthusiasts who came to Simpson County to view it; Doug and the Kentucky Horse Park celebrate the birthday of Man o'War as 2017 is the 100th anniversary of his birth; and before European settlement, native peoples made extensive use of Mammoth Cave.

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Father Brown

The Fire in the Sky

The body of a man is found in a locked room and Father Brown suspects that he has been poisoned.

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Mission Appalachia: The Story of Red Bird

The Red Bird Mission has been described as one of the most comprehensive mission sites in the world. Nearly 3,000 volunteers journey to Appalachia from all across the United States to bring relief and support to fellow Americans. This documentary follows very personal stories of hope and resilience of the mountain people who refer to it simply, and affectionately, as "Red Bird."

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Fruit Picking Day/Daniel Is Big Enough to Help Dad

Prince Wednesday is upset because his big brother Prince Tuesday can pick the highest fruit off the tree branches, but he can't. Dad Tiger shows Daniel just the right tools he can use to help him build a playhouse.

4:30 PM ET

KET

Kentucky Afield

Hunting On Public Land

On this show we're sticking to public land! A rabbit hunt with Commissioner Greg Johnson, a bird hunt on Clay WMA, and a raccoon hunt at Otter Creek are featured.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Thank You, Grandpere Tiger!/Neighborhood Thank You Day

Daniel is sad that Grandpere Tiger can't come to the special Thank You Day celebration. Daniel has trouble deciding what to put in his note for the annual neighborhood Thank You Day celebration.

5:00 PM ET

KET

The This Old House Hour

#1611

Liz makes a stained glass window and Kevin tours a flooring factory. Norm shows Kevin tricks he's learned about installing stairs. Richard installs a tankless water heater in Milwauke.

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PBS NewsHour Weekend

#860

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

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My Kentucky Home

Grayson County

Marking 200 years plus, share the excitement of a county that celebrates with the Honey Fest, Community Days, and an old fashion County Fair. Meet Allen Hemberger, who worked on Avatar and King Kong, as well as Kevin Mudd, organizer for the nationally known Fiddler's Contest, along with a host of others who exemplify the moral fiber of Grayson County.

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Ready Jet Go!

Diggin' Earth/Mindy's Mystery

The kids try to dig into the Center of the Earth and learn all about the planet's layers. Mindy is kept awake by a sweet, strong smell from outside, so the kids investigate.

5:30 PM ET

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Samantha Brown's Places to Love

Brooklyn, New York

From visiting the historic Brooklyn Navy Yard to tasting unique foods at the largest weekly open-air food market in the USA, Samantha takes the opportunity to understand Brooklyn through the voice of the people behind such local staples.

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Ready Jet Go!

Tiny Blue Dot/Earth Camping

A rollicking, song-filled recap of the Propulsion family's mission to Earth is showcased. Mr. Petersen and Mitchell go camping with Carrot and Jet and get lost on a hike.

6:00 PM ET

KET

Keeping Up Appearances

Looking at Properties

To Richard's horror, Hyacinth decides to make another attempt to find a country home. This time she asks Elizabeth to help.

KET2

A Program About Unusual Buildings and Other Roadside Stuff

This tour of some of America's most interesting and goofy buildings celebrates places like Long Island's duck-shaped Big Duck and the National Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame (in the shape of a giant fish) in Heyward, WI. The Kentucky stops are Wigwam Village in Cave City, Bondurant's Pharmacy in Lexington, and Mother Goose Market in Hazard.

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Tim Farmer's Country Kitchen

#542

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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Nature Cat

Flight of the Firefly/Thunderstruck

While looking for fireflies in the backyard, Hal catches one so the gang can look closely at it and watch it glow. It's Nature Scrapbook Day today! Nature Cat gets caught in a thunderstorm while out in nature.

6:30 PM ET

KET

As Time Goes By

#150

Jean undertakes some snooping to discover what the new neighbors are like.

KET KY

Kentucky Collectibles

1920s Amethyst Jewelry; Edward Curtis Orotone; Owensboro Fine Art Museum

Expert appraisers examine 1920s amethyst jewelry and an Edward Curtis orotone. Plus, the Collectibles crew visits the Owensboro Fine Art Museum for a look at their extensive folk art collection.

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KET PBS KIDS

Nature Cat

Flamingo-A-Go-Go/What A Tangled Web

The gang meet Lola, a flamingo who lost her flock while they were on their way to a new home. Nature Cat is sad because someone is taking all his cat toys - can he find the thief?

7:00 PM ET

KET

The Great British Baking Show

Advanced Dough

It's the quarter-finals and only five bakers remain. The competitors must make enriched sweet fruit loaves followed by a Technical challenge that stretches them to the limit. Finally, the bakers must make 36 showstopping doughnuts.

KET2

Nova

Building Wonders: Hagia Sophia - Istanbul's Ancient Mystery

As Istanbul braces for the next big quake, a team of architects and engineers examine the seismic secrets of the dome of Hagia Sophia.

KET KY

The Many Storeys and Last Days of Thomas Merton

The story of Thomas Merton, a Trappist monk of the Abbey of Gethsemani, in the last year of his life. The documentary explores his home at the Abbey of Gethsemani, travels across America in the turbulent year of 1968, and finally to Asia for meetings with the Dalai Lama and other spiritual seekers.

Kentucky program
KET PBS KIDS

Odd Squad: World Turned Odd

Oona, Olympia, and Otis accidentally change the past and undo every odd case Odd Squad ever solved.

8:00 PM ET

KET

Arthur & George on Masterpiece

Arthur & George - Part 2

Sir Arthur and Woodie get a shock after they order their driver to "follow that carriage!" Matters reach a crisis with Jean.

KET2

Finding Your Roots

Black Like Me

Bryant Gumbel, Tonya Lewis-Lee, and Suzanne Malveaux discover a tapestry of the unexpected in their ancestry, revealing slaves and free people of color, Civil War legacies, and forgotten European origins.

KET KY

Video Vault - Kentucky Edition

Too Late for Tears; Life with Elisabeth (short); W.C. Fields (short)

Hunt Stromberg from Louisville, Kentucky produced this 1949 film noir thriller. Also, two comedic shorts, one from Betty White and one from W.C. Fields.

Kentucky program
KET PBS KIDS

Odd Squad: World Turned Odd

Oona, Olympia, and Otis accidentally change the past and undo every odd case Odd Squad ever solved.

9:00 PM ET

KET

Victoria Season 2 on Masterpiece

Victoria Season 2: Warp and Weft & The Sins of the Father

Discontent is growing in the country, and Victoria throws a costume ball in a misguided attempt to help the silk weavers of Spitalfields - but the spectacular event only exposes her naivety, and an unexpected grief finally forces her to put childish things away for good. Despite giving birth to a healthy Prince of Wales, Victoria finds herself paralyzed by an inexplicable sorrow. Meanwhile, a tragedy in Coburg plunges Albert into his own private torment.

KET2

The Secret of Tuxedo Park: American Experience

Secret of Tuxedo Park

Explore the life of the unknown Wall Street tycoon, Alfred Lee Loomis, who led a double life as a scientist and whose secret lab in upstate New York helped develop the radar technology that would alter the course of history in World War II.

KET PBS KIDS

Arthur

Get Smart/Baby Steps

A battle begins when HUGO, the new interactive whiteboard, corrects Mr. Ratburn in front of the class. D.W. enlists the help of Brain to determine if her sister Kate is above average, below average, or just average-average.

9:30 PM ET

KET PBS KIDS

Arthur

Buster's Book Battle/On the Buster Scale

Buster is thrilled when Lakewood Elementary starts a program where kids can earn prizes for reading. Buster and Brain disagree on movies.

10:00 PM ET

KET2

Nazi Games - Berlin 1936

The Nazis and the IOC turned, to their mutual advantage, a relatively small, elitist sports event into an epic global and mass media spectacle.

KET KY

Kentucky at War: Desert Storm

Kentucky veterans recount their experiences in the Gulf War conflict.

Kentucky program
KET PBS KIDS

Sesame Street

Big Birds Song

Abby and Elmo help Big Bird calm down so he won't be nervous singing on the show, The Squawk.

10:30 PM ET

KET PBS KIDS

Dinosaur Train

Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 1/Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 2

Join Buddy and his Pteranodon family as they journey on the Dinosaur Train to the big Theropod Club Convention in Laramidia, the "Dinosaur Big City." During their adventure they meet Mayor Kosmoceratops and help King Cryolophosaurus overcome stage fright.

11:00 PM ET

KET

Globe Trekker

Food Hour: Ireland

Globe Trekker Bobby Chinn samples oysters in Galway and fishes for salmon in Connemara.

KET2

This Is America & The World

Amb. Faycal Gouia (Republic of Tunisia)

Amb. Faycal Gouia from Republic of Tunisia discusses how the country has progressed since the dawn of the Arab Spring.

KET KY

Bluegrass and Backroads

Natural Bridge State Park; Ups Worldport; Jim Sams; Father's Country Ham

Natural Bridge State Park, UPS Worldport, artist Jim Sams, and Father's Country Ham are featured.

Kentucky program
KET PBS KIDS

Dinosaur Train

Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 3/Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 4

Join Buddy and his Pteranodon family as they journey on the Dinosaur Train to the big Theropod Club Convention in Laramidia, the "Dinosaur Big City." During their adventure they meet Mayor Kosmoceratops and help King Cryolophosaurus overcome stage fright.

11:30 PM ET

KET2

bookclub@ket

Hell's Angels

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Louisville native Hunter S. Thompson's inside look at the infamous motorcycle gang. A 2002 KET production.

Kentucky program
KET KY

Kentucky Time Capsule

Three for Kentucky (Part 2)

Journalist Al Smith continues his interviews with three Kentuckians whose families have lived in the state since the nation's founding.

Kentucky program
KET PBS KIDS

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.

12:00 AM ET

KET

The Secret of Tuxedo Park: American Experience

Secret of Tuxedo Park

Explore the life of the unknown Wall Street tycoon, Alfred Lee Loomis, who led a double life as a scientist and whose secret lab in upstate New York helped develop the radar technology that would alter the course of history in World War II.

KET2

Victoria Season 2 on Masterpiece

Victoria Season 2: Warp and Weft & The Sins of the Father

Discontent is growing in the country, and Victoria throws a costume ball in a misguided attempt to help the silk weavers of Spitalfields - but the spectacular event only exposes her naivety, and an unexpected grief finally forces her to put childish things away for good. Despite giving birth to a healthy Prince of Wales, Victoria finds herself paralyzed by an inexplicable sorrow. Meanwhile, a tragedy in Coburg plunges Albert into his own private torment.

KET KY

The Many Storeys and Last Days of Thomas Merton

The story of Thomas Merton, a Trappist monk of the Abbey of Gethsemani, in the last year of his life. The documentary explores his home at the Abbey of Gethsemani, travels across America in the turbulent year of 1968, and finally to Asia for meetings with the Dalai Lama and other spiritual seekers.

Kentucky program
KET PBS KIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Fruit Picking Day/Daniel Is Big Enough to Help Dad

Prince Wednesday is upset because his big brother Prince Tuesday can pick the highest fruit off the tree branches, but he can't. Dad Tiger shows Daniel just the right tools he can use to help him build a playhouse.

12:30 AM ET

KET PBS KIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Thank You, Grandpere Tiger!/Neighborhood Thank You Day

Daniel is sad that Grandpere Tiger can't come to the special Thank You Day celebration. Daniel has trouble deciding what to put in his note for the annual neighborhood Thank You Day celebration.