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Friday, September 25


early

12:00 am ET 11:00 pm CT

KET

Amanpour and Company

KET2

Last Tango in Halifax

Season 4 - Episode One

Seven years into their marriage, Alan and Celia don't see eye to eye. Alan's brother, Ted, plans to visit from New Zealand. Tempers get frayed when money becomes the topic of conversation at Caroline and Gillian's birthday celebration.

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A History of Kentucky in 25 Objects

The history of the Commonwealth of Kentucky is revealed through various objects including a stone axe, a Civil War surgeon's saw, a coal miner's cap, Colonel Harland Sanders' first pressure cooker, and other items.

KETKIDS

Sesame Street

Getting Dressed, Not Stressed

Elmo wants to play with his friends in the snow, but he gets frustrated when trying to get dressed.

Top

12:30 am ET 11:30 pm CT

KETKIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel's Substitute Teacher

Daniel learns that different can be fun when the class meets a substitute teacher named Mr. Malik.

Top

1:00 am ET 12:00 am CT

KET

Islands of Wonder

Borneo: Islands of Wonder

A journey from Borneo's coral reefs, through jungles, to its mountainous heart, reveals it is no paradise, and the struggles to survive are the secret to a greater variety of life on the island.

KET2

Masterpiece

Van der Valk - Only in Amsterdam

A Muslim worker at an addiction clinic is found dead with a symbolic stab wound. As investigators dig deeper, they enter a world of mysticism, alchemy, and the occult.

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Kentucky Life

Kentucky Ferries; Memory-Idlewild; Sneaker Culture; Pickleball

Kentucky ferries provide a graceful way to go back in time and enjoy the state's waterways; Doug recounts his visit to Idlewild in a Kentucky Life Memory; meet Sneakerheads in Kentucky who collect, sell, and customize their favorite shoes and have created a culture all their own. Kentucky Life Moment - pickleball at the Telford YMCA in Richmond.

KETKIDS

Let's Go Luna!

Lost and Found/Time of Goodbye

Senor Fabuloso has lost his creativity and must find it in his hometown of Barcelona. In Barcelona, Carmen makes a new friend, and Senor Fabuloso reunites with his childhood friend at the book fair.

Top

1:30 am ET 12:30 am CT

KETKY

Kentucky Collectibles

Heirloom Horse Blanket; 19th Century Chatelaine Collection; Paducah Antiques District

Expert appraisers examine the history and value of a heirloom horse blanket and a 19th Century Chatelaine Collection. Plus, the Kentucky Collectibles crew goes on the road for a tour of the downtown Paducah antiques district.

KETKIDS

Nature Cat

Freezin' in the Summer Season/Total Eclipse of the Sun

Dark clouds threaten Nature Cat's annual Summer Fest, which includes the Summer Fest Sprinkler Frolic, a bike ride and a kickball game. Hal is afraid of the total eclipse of the sun.

Top

2:00 am ET 1:00 am CT

KET

Nova

A to Z: The First Alphabet

Follow the evolution of the written word, from millennia-old carvings in an Egyptian turquoise mine to our modern-day alphabets.

KETKY

Kentucky Muse

Master of Still Life: Mary Ann Currier

The still lifes and other paintings of Louisvillian Mary Ann Currier are recognized as remarkable contributions to American realism. And her influence as a teacher has shaped generations of young Kentucky artists.

KETKIDS

Wild Kratts

The Food Chain Game

Aviva wants to build a food web for the African savannah, so she devises a game and Martin and Chris accept her challenge! They will each start as a blade of grass and climb to the top of the food web in a game of "Power Suit Creature Tag."

Top

2:30 am ET 1:30 am CT

KETKIDS

Wild Kratts

Seasquatch

The Kratt brothers' sub loses power while they are exploring the strange landscape of the ocean depths and they are trapped on the ocean floor of the deep sea.

Top

3:00 am ET 2:00 am CT

KET

Hacking Your Mind

Us vs. Them

Discover how the auto-pilot biases fuel our nation's divisions, how authoritarians can hack them, and learn to overcome them.

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Resistance

Episode 4

Lili agrees to go undercover to transport a new paper. Soon she is in danger of being discovered.

KETKY

Distinguished Kentuckian

Lillie Chaffin

An interview with Pulitzer Prize-nominated poet Lillie Chaffin. In 1974, she was designated by the state legislature as an associate poet laureate of Kentucky. A 1979 KET production.

KETKIDS

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am Zora Neale Hurston/I Am Charles Dickens

The kids meet exceptional storyteller Zora Neale Hurston and writer Charles Dickens, who was seldom bored.

Top

3:30 am ET 2:30 am CT

KETKY

Distinguished Kentuckian

A.D. Albright

A.D. Albright was president of Northern Kentucky University during perhaps the most critical period in its early history. He guided the school to maturity, doubling enrollment to more than 10,000 and overseeing $40 million in construction projects that gave an identity to the sprawling Highland Heights campus. A 1991 KET production.

KETKIDS

Molly of Denali

Rocky Rescue/Canoe Journey

A science expedition becomes a rescue mission when Nina hurts her ankle and must be airlifted home. Molly and Mom join Randall and his family in Sitka for their traditional canoe trip to Juneau.

Top

4:00 am ET 3:00 am CT

KET

When Whales Walked: Journeys in Deep Time

Meet the ancient ancestors of crocodiles, birds, whales, and elephants. Scientists follow clues from the fossil record and use technology to make exciting new discoveries.

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Civilizations

God and Art

Trace the relationship between religion and art, which has inspired some of the most ingenious and breathtaking works of art ever made. Yet beneath great works of religious art often lie conflict and divine mysteries.

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Reel Visions: Spotlight on Kentucky Filmmakers

Films by Josh Flowers, Will Talbert, Kathryn Spivey, John Fitch, and Jen Edwards

Short films include: Exploded by Josh Flowers, Fullerene by Will Talbert, Poor Fortunates Act 1 by Kathryn Spivey, Dog te Ching by John Fitch, and Weekend at 3's by Jen Edwards. A 2010 KET production.

KETKIDS

Hero Elementary

The Feed for Speed / An Uphill Task

Fur Blur competes in the school's Super Pet Races, but is she ready to race? AJ invents a wheeled robot that can do everything except go up stairs.

Top

4:30 am ET 3:30 am CT

KETKY

Run That by Me Again

N.I.T. Championship, 1956

Guests include Coach Peck Hickman, Charles Tyra, Bill Darragh, Phil Rollins, and Jim Morgan. A 1980 KET production.

KETKIDS

Odd Squad

6:00 to 6:05

Dinosaurs break out of the dinosaur room in headquarters and Olive and Otto must travel back in time to save the day.

Top

5:00 am ET 4:00 am CT

KET2

Expedition with Steve Backshall

Suriname - Lost World

Travel to the Guiana Shield with Steve Backshall, whose mission is to discover its abundance of wildlife and natural wonders.

KETKY

Buck's Big World

Tank Goes to the Doctor

Tank learns about what a doctor does and the importance of staying healthy.

KETKIDS

Arthur

The Butler Did....What?/The Trouble with Trophies

Bailey is missing! With the help of the Baxter Detective Agency, Muffy discovers a series of clues. Muffy sets out to give Fern a prize, whether she wants one or not.

Top

5:30 am ET 4:30 am CT

KETKY

Connections with Renee Shaw

Dorothy Edwards and Diane Fleet

Renee's guests are Dorothy Edwards, executive director of Green Dot etc., a violence prevention training program for individuals, schools, and other organizations, and Diane Fleet, assistant director of GreenHouse17. They discuss the training Green Dot is providing to GreenHouse17 and the Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center on domestic violence prevention and intervention techniques.

KETKIDS

WordGirl

Chuck!/Down with Word Up

Clever villain Granny May tricks the townspeople into turning against WordGirl to provide cover for her latest crime spree. Chuck the Evil Sandwich-Making Guy confuses everyone by trying to steal gold instead of sandwiches.

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morning

6:00 am ET 5:00 am CT

KET

Body Electric

Tallahassee, FL

Jane, Berneice, and Margaret offer a dancy warm-up followed by a circuit-style workout.

KET2

Amanpour and Company

KETKY

WoodSongs

Tommy Emmanuel & John Knowles

Master guitarists Tommy Emmanuel & John Knowles perform music from Heart Songs, their new guitar duet project.

KETKIDS

Splash and Bubbles

One Big Ocean: Parts 1 and 2

Splash and his friends meet Scoot, a young and mischievous sea turtle who is riding the currents.

Top

6:30 am ET 5:30 am CT

KET

Yoga in Practice

Cultivate Self-Respect

One frequently practiced yoga pose, beautiful in its shape, is Pigeon Pose.

KETKIDS

WordWorld

The Lost Letter L/Catch That C!

Duck accidentally breaks the "L" off Frog's lamp and decides to try to fix it himself. Before long, he has broken a lamp, a lever, and even Frog's log. While Pig and Ant are making cookies, their bag of letter "C"'s gets away from them, sending the friends on a wild chase all over WordWorld.

Top

7:00 am ET 6:00 am CT

KET

Molly of Denali

Operation Sleepover/Beneath the Surface

Molly spends the night at Tooey's house when a blizzard strikes Qyah. Molly loses her fish charm bracelet in an ice hole.

KET2

NHK Newsline

KETKY

Bywords

Dick Hammond

Dick Hammond, cattleman. A 1984 KET production.

KETKIDS

Peg + Cat

The Sam Problem/Mac the Fork

Jesse fears that if his Mom gets married she'll love him less. Sweet treats are being swiped four at a time, on the infamous utensil of Mac the Fork.

Top

7:30 am ET 6:30 am CT

KET

Wild Kratts

Golden Snub Nosed Monkey Man

The Wild Kratts go on an expedition into the Chinese mountains to find the amazing Snub nosed monkeys, a species of cold-adapted monkeys living in the snowy highlands.

KET2

Sit and Be Fit

Tai Chi

Tai Chi movements, along with brain and visualization exercises, provide a great warm-up.

KETKY

As the Water Rises: Finding the Lost Community of Bowlingtown

A reflective look at the creation, loss, and rebirth of Bowlingtown, Kentucky, a small community nestled in the hills of Eastern Kentucky. Despite having lost their town to flood control projects that would eventually create Buckhorn Lake, the members of this community, and their descendants, have kept the town's sense of community alive for the past 50 years.

KETKIDS

Peep and the Big Wide World

Night Light/Sounds Like..../Pocoyo - Big Scary Slide

Afraid that the sun has forgotten to rise, Peep and Quack are relieved when they discover a flashlight. Peep and Chirp get lost, but use a range of familiar-and annoying!-sounds to find their way home. Then, there's lots of new exciting playground rides in Pocoyoland including one huge daring slide.

Top

8:00 am ET 7:00 am CT

KET

Hero Elementary

Dog in the Fog / Bye, Bye Dragonfly

When a little dog gets lost in the fog, it's Sparks' Crew to the rescue! Sparks' Crew uses clues from nature to help catch AJ's Dragonfly Drone.

KET2

Body Electric

Low-impact exercises.

KETKIDS

Sid the Science Kid

Sid's Special Dad Day

Sid is excited to play soccer with his Dad outside but he's not excited to lather up in sunblock - it takes way too long to put on! At school, Sid and his friends discover that sunblock is a great way to protect your skin from the sun. And they also learn about the amazing ways the sun helps the Earth.

Top

8:30 am ET 7:30 am CT

KET

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am Maya Angelou/I Am Frederick Douglass

An argument between Xavier and Yadina ends badly, but Maya Angelou helps the siblings find a way to forgive each other. Frederick Douglass helps Xavier when he becomes frustrated with his schoolwork.

KET2

Workplace Essential Skills

Number Sense

A variety of workplace uses for mathematics; developing number sense.

KETKY

A History of Kentucky in 25 Objects

The history of the Commonwealth of Kentucky is revealed through various objects including a stone axe, a Civil War surgeon's saw, a coal miner's cap, Colonel Harland Sanders' first pressure cooker, and other items.

KETKIDS

Super Why!

Galileo's Space Adventure

The super readers blast off into the tale Galileo's Space Adventure and investigate the solar system with a young astronaut seeking to rescue his beloved teddy bear named Houston.

Top

9:00 am ET 8:00 am CT

KET

Sesame Street

Pigs for Another Day

The three little pigs catch a cold so Grover, Rosita, and Cookie Monster become "Pigs for a Day."

KET2

Beads, Baubles & Jewels

In the Eyes of An Artist

Kate Richbourg creates Frida Kahlo inspired ear wires that feature the motifs in her paintings.

KETKIDS

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Monkey Dance/Royal Peacock Dance

Pinkalicious and Peter are surprised when they find a monkey outside their treehouse, while their new friend is lots of fun, she's also a bit of a trickster - and pretty messy.

Top

9:30 am ET 8:30 am CT

KET

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

A New Friend at School/ A New Friend at the Playground

Prince Wednesday is playing with Jodi. Is Prince Wednesday still Daniel's friend? Of course he is! Daniel worries that Miss Elaina likes Jodi more than him.

KET2

Knit and Crochet Now

Hooded Scarves

Toni Lipsey showcases the Polar Vortex Hooded Scarf, which is perfect for the colder season. Rohn Strong makes the Winterval Hooded Scarf.

KETKY

Kentucky Life

Kentucky Ferries; Memory-Idlewild; Sneaker Culture; Pickleball

Kentucky ferries provide a graceful way to go back in time and enjoy the state's waterways; Doug recounts his visit to Idlewild in a Kentucky Life Memory; meet Sneakerheads in Kentucky who collect, sell, and customize their favorite shoes and have created a culture all their own. Kentucky Life Moment - pickleball at the Telford YMCA in Richmond.

KETKIDS

Clifford the Big Red Dog

Too Many Pets/Clifford's on His Own

Emily Elizabeth opens a pet daycare and invites pets from all over town to attend. Samantha and Emily Elizabeth have their first sleepover, but Clifford is nervous spending the night without his best friend.

Top

10:00 am ET 9:00 am CT

KET

Elinor Wonders Why

Ms. Mole's Glasses; Elinor Stops the Squish

Elinor and her friends set out to return Ms. Mole's glasses to her after she forgets them at school. Elinor and her friends want to bring Ms. Mole a cupcake for her birthday.

KET2

Travels with Darley

Qatar

Darley explores Doha with its desert landscapes and visits Qatar's National Museum.

KETKY

Kentucky Collectibles

Heirloom Horse Blanket; 19th Century Chatelaine Collection; Paducah Antiques District

Expert appraisers examine the history and value of a heirloom horse blanket and a 19th Century Chatelaine Collection. Plus, the Kentucky Collectibles crew goes on the road for a tour of the downtown Paducah antiques district.

KETKIDS

Let's Go Luna!

A Prickly Pear/Turkish Delight

Carmen must reunite the feuding Prickly Brothers in Istanbul. Leo finds that making Turkish Delight candy is harder than he thought.

Top

10:30 am ET 9:30 am CT

KET

Curious George

DJ George/Curious George Paints the Desert

At the radio station, George accidentally locks himself into the DJ booth. George decides to create a painting to replace his friend's ruined one.

KET2

Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg

Hidden Gems of St. Helena

Peter Greenberg reveals the hidden gems of St. Helena in the South Atlantic Ocean.

KETKY

Kentucky Muse

Master of Still Life: Mary Ann Currier

The still lifes and other paintings of Louisvillian Mary Ann Currier are recognized as remarkable contributions to American realism. And her influence as a teacher has shaped generations of young Kentucky artists.

KETKIDS

Dinosaur Train

Junior Conductors Academy: Part One/Junior Conductors Academy: Part Two

The kids are off to Junior Conductor's Academy in Laramidia to try to become Junior Conductors!

Top

11:00 am ET 10:00 am CT

KET

Rick Steves' Europe

The Heart of England

Rick Steves visits Winston Churchill's birthplace at Blenheim Palace. At Ironbridge Gorge, he fires up memories of the Industrial Revolution. Rick drives on the left and polishes his pub etiquette.

KET2

Tennessee Wild Side

Motivational Horse; Historical Place; Helping Creatures

All eyes are on a horse named Motivational, tour a place when the redcoats ruled, helping some creatures that people have hurt, and learn what to do when things are perfectly clear.

KETKIDS

The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!

Biggest Bird/Drum Di Drum

The kids meet Os the ostrich, Os' wife, and ostrich chicks and realize that being moms and dads are what ostriches do best! Dr. Giggles, the Cat, and the kids shrink down and go inside Thing One's ear to explore the ear drum and sound.

Top

11:30 am ET 10:30 am CT

KET

Travels with Darley

Guadeloupe Islands Caribbean Escape

An island hop through the French Caribbean features top restaurant and scenic locations.

KET2

America's Heartland

Bring in the colorful harvest on a Florida blueberry farm and learn about the history of popcorn. Cook up some unique asparagus recipes, and climb to new heights at a New Orleans rooftop farm.

KETKY

Distinguished Kentuckian

Lillie Chaffin

An interview with Pulitzer Prize-nominated poet Lillie Chaffin. In 1974, she was designated by the state legislature as an associate poet laureate of Kentucky. A 1979 KET production.

KETKIDS

Martha Speaks

Truman's Secret/Skits Monkeys Around

Where has Truman been and why is he acting so weird? He's hiding in the garage, lurking in the shadows. He finally agrees to tell the whole gruesome story, but will it be too horrible for them to bear? Skits loves to watch Malcolm, the blue monkey on TV. In fact, he loves Malcolm so much he wants to be Malcolm, and he starts wearing a polka dot bowtie. Martha is mortified to be seen with him in public.

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afternoon

12:00 pm ET 11:00 am CT

KET

When Whales Walked: Journeys in Deep Time

Meet the ancient ancestors of crocodiles, birds, whales, and elephants. Scientists follow clues from the fossil record and use technology to make exciting new discoveries.

KET2

Christina Cooks: Back to The Cutting Board

The Med-iterranean Table

Christina prepares hot black bean soup, cannellini beans with greens, and pignoli cookies.

KETKY

Distinguished Kentuckian

A.D. Albright

A.D. Albright was president of Northern Kentucky University during perhaps the most critical period in its early history. He guided the school to maturity, doubling enrollment to more than 10,000 and overseeing $40 million in construction projects that gave an identity to the sprawling Highland Heights campus. A 1991 KET production.

KETKIDS

Nature Cat

Backyard Bigfoot/Imperfect Produce

Squeeks believes that a "bigfoot" might be ruining her backyard campout party. Everyone thinks Squeeks' bumped up carrots still tasted good on the day of the "Fall Festival and Crop Competition."

Top

12:30 pm ET 11:30 am CT

KET2

A Taste of History

Coastal Manabi Cuisine

Chef Staib visits the Manabi province of Ecuador to sample fresh seafood and diverse native cuisine.

KETKY

Our Kids

News and features about classroom projects and activities in Louisville-area schools.

KETKIDS

Ready Jet Go!

Sean's Neptune Tune/Earthday Birthday

Sean's nervousness about flying out to visit Neptune is soothed by Jet's suggestion - an improvised "Neptune tune." The kids discover that they'e missed all 63 of Jet's Bortronian birthdays, so they throw a party.

Top

1:00 pm ET 12:00 pm CT

KET2

Lidia's Kitchen

Simply Delizioso

A shaved fennel, radish, red onion and prosciutto cotto is served with lemony shrimp over zucchini.

KETKY

Run That by Me Again

N.I.T. Championship, 1956

Guests include Coach Peck Hickman, Charles Tyra, Bill Darragh, Phil Rollins, and Jim Morgan. A 1980 KET production.

KETKIDS

Arthur

Pick a Car, Any Car/Jenna's Bedtime Blues

Click and Clack of Car Talk offer some helpful advice as Arthur desperately tries to prevent his parents from replacing the beloved family car. Jenna is finally invited to Muffy's annual slumber party, but is terrified that the others will learn her awful secret: that she occasionally wets the bed.

Top

1:30 pm ET 12:30 pm CT

KET2

Simply Ming

Michael Schlow

Chef Schlow makes a fantastic spicy shrimp with Calabrian chiles, pastina, and green vegetables.

KETKY

Kentucky Health

Healthcare Networks: When Hospitals and Physicians Are on the Same Page

Dr. Tuckson speaks with Dr. Jody Prather, chief strategy and marketing officer at Baptist Health.

KETKIDS

Odd Squad

The Jackies/Invasion of the Body Switchers

Ms. O and her team will stop at nothing to win their very first Jackie Award. When Ms. O and Oscar accidentally switch bodies, Olive and Otto must set things right.

Top

2:00 pm ET 1:00 pm CT

KET

Great Performances

Now Hear This: Haydn: King of Strings

Explore the work of famed composer Joseph Haydn's career and discover how Haydn borrowed folk music from Scotland, Hungary, and Austria to create his famous "Emperor Quartet."

KET2

George Hirsch Lifestyle

Vintage Classics

A home-style menu featuring America's favorite combination - a hearty tomato soup and grilled cheese sandwich - is topped off with George's classic brownie cookies.

KETKY

Connections with Renee Shaw

Dorothy Edwards and Diane Fleet

Renee's guests are Dorothy Edwards, executive director of Green Dot etc., a violence prevention training program for individuals, schools, and other organizations, and Diane Fleet, assistant director of GreenHouse17. They discuss the training Green Dot is providing to GreenHouse17 and the Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center on domestic violence prevention and intervention techniques.

KETKIDS

Cyberchase

A Seedy Business

The citizens of Factoria have been put back to work at a toy factory where they get free meals. The problem? The benefactor is none other than Hacker, and the meals all come from vending machines. To get the Factorians out of Hacker's clutches, the CyberSquad must show them how to grow their own food.

Top

2:30 pm ET 1:30 pm CT

KET2

Travels with Darley

Qatar

Darley explores Doha with its desert landscapes and visits Qatar's National Museum.

KETKY

WoodSongs

Tommy Emmanuel & John Knowles

Master guitarists Tommy Emmanuel & John Knowles perform music from Heart Songs, their new guitar duet project.

KETKIDS

Molly of Denali

Turn on the Northern Lights/Fiddlesticks

Molly makes it her mission to show Trini the Northern Lights. Molly realizes she wants to play the drum instead of the fiddle, but has to figure out how to tell her friend, Oscar, that she won't be taking lessons from him anymore.

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now

3:00 pm ET 2:00 pm CT

KET

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Whale of a Song/Pinkabubbles

The Pinkerton family goes whale watching with Captain Jolly and discovers a lost baby whale. Peter gets trapped in a big bubble!

KET2

Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg

Hidden Gems of St. Helena

Peter Greenberg reveals the hidden gems of St. Helena in the South Atlantic Ocean.

KETKIDS

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Monkey Dance/Royal Peacock Dance

Pinkalicious and Peter are surprised when they find a monkey outside their treehouse, while their new friend is lots of fun, she's also a bit of a trickster - and pretty messy.

Top

3:30 pm ET 2:30 pm CT

KET

Dinosaur Train

Carla Cretoxyrhina/Train Trouble

The Pteranodon family meet Carla Cretoxyrhina, a shark who turns out to be much nicer than her reputation. The speedy dinosaur brothers Oren and Ollie join the kids on a train trip to Troodon Town.

KET2

Tennessee Wild Side

Motivational Horse; Historical Place; Helping Creatures

All eyes are on a horse named Motivational, tour a place when the redcoats ruled, helping some creatures that people have hurt, and learn what to do when things are perfectly clear.

KETKY

Kentucky Life

Missionaries of Charity; Grace Cafe; KSNPC Volunteers; Misfit Island

This program looks at those who do good work. As Mother Teresa becomes Saint Teresa, Kentucky Life visits her Missionaries of Charity chapter in Jenkins, Danville's Grace Cafe is a pay-what-you-can community restaurant committed to providing locally-sourced, nutritious food to residents; volunteers keep Kentucky's State Nature Preserves in fine form; and Misfit Island Wildlife Rescue Center cares for hundreds of animals in Henderson.

KETKIDS

Elinor Wonders Why

Speed Racer; One of These Goats

Elinor and her friends try to make their race car go faster by changing its shape. The substitute teacher has trouble telling the Goat twins apart.

Top

4:00 pm ET 3:00 pm CT

KET

Clifford the Big Red Dog

Searchers of the Lost Coin/Birdwell Backwards

The gang searches the island for the legendary "Lost Lucky Coin of the Isles." Emily Elizabeth announces it's Backwards Day and she and Clifford have fun doing things backward like eating dinner for breakfast!

KET2

This Old House

Westerly | Seaside Transformation

The old ranch is transformed into a Dutch Colonial thanks to Jeff's team. Jenn hydroseeds in the backyard.

KETKY

As the Water Rises: Finding the Lost Community of Bowlingtown

A reflective look at the creation, loss, and rebirth of Bowlingtown, Kentucky, a small community nestled in the hills of Eastern Kentucky. Despite having lost their town to flood control projects that would eventually create Buckhorn Lake, the members of this community, and their descendants, have kept the town's sense of community alive for the past 50 years.

KETKIDS

Sesame Street

Elmo the Engineer

Elmo and his dad become engineers and design a "toy putter awayer" to help Elmo put away his toys.

Top

4:30 pm ET 3:30 pm CT

KET

Nature Cat

Where Have All the Butterflies Gone?!/For the Birdies!

Nature Cat and his pals decide to build a new butterfly garden before the butterflies have to fly off. Nature Cat, Squeeks, Hal, and Daisy set out to build bird feeders, to give the birds a food boost for the winter months.

KET2

Ask This Old House

Ceiling Light; Tool Storage

Heath installs a ceiling light; Mark discusses trowels; Tom and Kevin build a storage rack.

KETKIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel Plays Ball/O Builds a Tower

Daniel struggles to catch a ball and gets very frustrated. O the Owl is determined to use all of the blocks to build the tallest tower in the world.

Top

5:00 pm ET 4:00 pm CT

KET

Odd Squad

Flawed Squad/The Creature Whisperer

The Villains team up to break into Odd Squad headquarters. The agents try to catch an odd creature. The agents struggle to catch an odd creature.

KET2

Christina Cooks: Back to The Cutting Board

The Med-iterranean Table

Christina prepares hot black bean soup, cannellini beans with greens, and pignoli cookies.

KETKY

A History of Kentucky in 25 Objects

The history of the Commonwealth of Kentucky is revealed through various objects including a stone axe, a Civil War surgeon's saw, a coal miner's cap, Colonel Harland Sanders' first pressure cooker, and other items.

KETKIDS

Let's Go Luna!

A Prickly Pear/Turkish Delight

Carmen must reunite the feuding Prickly Brothers in Istanbul. Leo finds that making Turkish Delight candy is harder than he thought.

Top

5:30 pm ET 4:30 pm CT

KET

Arthur

Pick a Car, Any Car/Jenna's Bedtime Blues

Click and Clack of Car Talk offer some helpful advice as Arthur desperately tries to prevent his parents from replacing the beloved family car. Jenna is finally invited to Muffy's annual slumber party, but is terrified that the others will learn her awful secret: that she occasionally wets the bed.

KET2

A Taste of History

Coastal Manabi Cuisine

Chef Staib visits the Manabi province of Ecuador to sample fresh seafood and diverse native cuisine.

KETKIDS

Nature Cat

Backyard Bigfoot/Imperfect Produce

Squeeks believes that a "bigfoot" might be ruining her backyard campout party. Everyone thinks Squeeks' bumped up carrots still tasted good on the day of the "Fall Festival and Crop Competition."

Top
evening

6:00 pm ET 5:00 pm CT

KET

Kentucky Health

Healthcare Networks: When Hospitals and Physicians Are on the Same Page

Dr. Tuckson speaks with Dr. Jody Prather, chief strategy and marketing officer at Baptist Health.

KET2

Lidia's Kitchen

Simply Delizioso

A shaved fennel, radish, red onion and prosciutto cotto is served with lemony shrimp over zucchini.

KETKY

Kentucky Life

Kentucky Ferries; Memory-Idlewild; Sneaker Culture; Pickleball

Kentucky ferries provide a graceful way to go back in time and enjoy the state's waterways; Doug recounts his visit to Idlewild in a Kentucky Life Memory; meet Sneakerheads in Kentucky who collect, sell, and customize their favorite shoes and have created a culture all their own. Kentucky Life Moment - pickleball at the Telford YMCA in Richmond.

KETKIDS

WordGirl: The Rise of Miss Power

Miss Power is the new super hero in town, but she uses mean words against others and may be a super villain. When WordGirl tries to stand up to Miss Power, she is belittled and stripped of her super hero star.

Top

6:30 pm ET 5:30 pm CT

KET

BBC World News America

KET2

Simply Ming

Michael Schlow

Chef Schlow makes a fantastic spicy shrimp with Calabrian chiles, pastina, and green vegetables.

KETKY

Kentucky Collectibles

Heirloom Horse Blanket; 19th Century Chatelaine Collection; Paducah Antiques District

Expert appraisers examine the history and value of a heirloom horse blanket and a 19th Century Chatelaine Collection. Plus, the Kentucky Collectibles crew goes on the road for a tour of the downtown Paducah antiques district.

Top

6:58 pm ET 5:58 pm CT

KET

KY Headlines

September 25, 2020

Top

7:00 pm ET 6:00 pm CT

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PBS NewsHour

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Finding Your Roots

Grandparents and Other Strangers

Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actor Andy Samberg and author George R. R. Martin answer some family mysteries when DNA detective work uncovers new branches of their family trees.

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Kentucky Muse

Master of Still Life: Mary Ann Currier

The still lifes and other paintings of Louisvillian Mary Ann Currier are recognized as remarkable contributions to American realism. And her influence as a teacher has shaped generations of young Kentucky artists.

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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.

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KY Headlines

September 25, 2020

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Comment on Kentucky

September 25, 2020

Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant.

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Doc Martin

The Tameness of a Wolf

Ruth is invited on Radio Portwenn and attracts an unwanted admirer. Doc and Louisa find a replacement nanny. One of Louisa's pupils pens a damning review of Bert's restaurant in the school magazine.

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Beecher Terrace Story

The Beecher Terrace Story

The documentary examines the history of the Beecher Terrace public housing community and the role it played in the development of the Russell neighborhood in Louisville.

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Rhythm and Roots of Arthur

Arthur's Great-Grand Uncle is celebrating his 85th birthday, so the Reads head to the family farm. While D.W. and Arthur learn that farm life is different than life in Elwood City, Buster worries he may be getting in the way at this family reunion. With the help of Cousin Miles, some llamas, and a bit of music, they all discover what it truly means to be family.

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8:30 pm ET 7:30 pm CT

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Washington Week

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Distinguished Kentuckian

A.D. Albright

A.D. Albright was president of Northern Kentucky University during perhaps the most critical period in its early history. He guided the school to maturity, doubling enrollment to more than 10,000 and overseeing $40 million in construction projects that gave an identity to the sprawling Highland Heights campus. A 1991 KET production.

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Great Performances

Now Hear This: The Schubert Generation

Host Scott Yoo and young musicians celebrate the work of composer Franz Schubert.

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Movie Classics

Finding Forrester

A young writing prodigy finds a mentor in a reclusive author. Sean Connery and Rob Brown star (2000).

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Reel Visions: Spotlight on Kentucky Filmmakers

Films by Josh Flowers, Will Talbert, Kathryn Spivey, John Fitch, and Jen Edwards

Short films include: Exploded by Josh Flowers, Fullerene by Will Talbert, Poor Fortunates Act 1 by Kathryn Spivey, Dog te Ching by John Fitch, and Weekend at 3's by Jen Edwards. A 2010 KET production.

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Wild Kratts: Amazin' Amazon Adventure

When Aviva experiences an invention slump, the team takes her down the Amazon River in search of inspiration from the incredible creatures that live there.

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9:30 pm ET 8:30 pm CT

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Run That by Me Again

N.I.T. Championship, 1956

Guests include Coach Peck Hickman, Charles Tyra, Bill Darragh, Phil Rollins, and Jim Morgan. A 1980 KET production.

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10:00 pm ET 9:00 pm CT

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Art in the Twenty-First Century

Beijing

Witness the maturing of this unique contemporary-art hub and meet the artists who call it home.

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Comment on Kentucky

September 25, 2020

Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant.

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Cyberchase

A Seedy Business

The citizens of Factoria have been put back to work at a toy factory where they get free meals. The problem? The benefactor is none other than Hacker, and the meals all come from vending machines. To get the Factorians out of Hacker's clutches, the CyberSquad must show them how to grow their own food.

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Connections with Renee Shaw

Dorothy Edwards and Diane Fleet

Renee's guests are Dorothy Edwards, executive director of Green Dot etc., a violence prevention training program for individuals, schools, and other organizations, and Diane Fleet, assistant director of GreenHouse17. They discuss the training Green Dot is providing to GreenHouse17 and the Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center on domestic violence prevention and intervention techniques.

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Molly of Denali

Turn on the Northern Lights/Fiddlesticks

Molly makes it her mission to show Trini the Northern Lights. Molly realizes she wants to play the drum instead of the fiddle, but has to figure out how to tell her friend, Oscar, that she won't be taking lessons from him anymore.

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11:00 pm ET 10:00 pm CT

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BBC World News

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WoodSongs

Tommy Emmanuel & John Knowles

Master guitarists Tommy Emmanuel & John Knowles perform music from Heart Songs, their new guitar duet project.

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Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Monkey Dance/Royal Peacock Dance

Pinkalicious and Peter are surprised when they find a monkey outside their treehouse, while their new friend is lots of fun, she's also a bit of a trickster - and pretty messy.

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Kentucky Health

Healthcare Networks: When Hospitals and Physicians Are on the Same Page

Dr. Tuckson speaks with Dr. Jody Prather, chief strategy and marketing officer at Baptist Health.

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Comment on Kentucky

September 25, 2020

Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant.

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Elinor Wonders Why

Speed Racer; One of These Goats

Elinor and her friends try to make their race car go faster by changing its shape. The substitute teacher has trouble telling the Goat twins apart.

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WoodSongs

Darin & Brooke Aldridge and Stephanie Urbina Jones

Bluegrass duo Darin and Brook Alridge combine rich harmonies with impeccable musicianship. Stephanie Urbina Jones is known for celebrating her Hispanic heritage through her music.

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This Old House

Cape Ann | Move in Day

Work is finally complete on the Cape Ann Shingle Style project. The team tours the finished home.

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Henry Clay and the Struggle for the Union

The documentary looks at the role of Henry Clay in holding off the War between the States. It explores the impact of slavery on the expansion of the Nation westward and how conflict between the North and South was irrepressible. The film is lavishly illustrated with stunning period photographs and art, footage of the old senate chamber, and dramatic interpretations performed by actors of Clay and his senate colleagues.

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Sesame Street

Elmo the Engineer

Elmo and his dad become engineers and design a "toy putter awayer" to help Elmo put away his toys.

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