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Sunday, May 15

early

12:00 am ET 11:00 pm CT

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Finding Your Roots

No Laughing Matter

Comedians Seth Meyers, Tig Notaro, and Sarah Silverman learn about the people whose struggles laid the groundwork for their success. Professor Gates reveals to each guest an unexpected DNA cousin.

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Comment on Kentucky

May 13, 2022

Bill Bryant and journalists discuss the news of the week. Scheduled guests: Phillip Bailey, USA Today; Austin Horn, Lexington Herald-Leader; and Morgan Watkins, Louisville Courier Journal.

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Molly of Denali

Grandpa's Drum/Have Canoe, Will Paddle

Molly goes on a mission to find Grandpa's drum and return his songs to him. Connie teaches Molly, Tooey, and Trini to canoe, but her coaching techniques are unusual.

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12:02 am ET 11:02 pm CT

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Great Performances

Anything Goes

Enjoy Cole Porter's classic musical led by Tony winner Sutton Foster directed by Kathleen Marshall with favorite songs like "I Get A Kick Out of You" and "You're the Top."

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12:30 am ET 11:30 pm CT

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Kentucky Health

Medical Information: Discerning the Wheat from the Chaff

Dr. Susan Galandiuk, editor-in-chief of the journal "Diseases of the Colon and Rectum," talks about how reputable scientific research studies are conducted, evaluated and published, and offers suggestions for evaluating medical information on the internet.

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Arthur

Arthur's Faraway Friend/Arthur and the Square Dance

Buster and Arthur are right in the middle of writing a great adventure story together when Buster announces that he's leaving town for a while to live with his dad. Binky thinks Francine has a crush on Arthur.

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now

1:00 am ET 12:00 am CT

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History Detectives

A Fender Stratocaster may be the guitar that Bob Dylan plugged in at the '65 Newport Folk Festival, autographs allegedly signed for two brothers in Miami Beach could be from the Beatles' legendary 1964 "British Invasion" tour, and a $5 thrift store find unearths a little-known artistic side of musician Frank Zappa.

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Health Three60

No Health Without Mental Health

This program explores the impact of depression, stress, and anxiety on our physical health and looks at health care solutions that connect our minds to our bodies.

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Odd Squad

Odd in 60 Seconds/Villain Networking

The Mobile Unit is called to a top-secret security facility. The Shadow proposes a Villain Network.

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1:30 am ET 12:30 am CT

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Wild Kratts

Bad Hair Day

Chris and Martin try to help a lion named "He who breathes fire" get back to his pride.

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2:00 am ET 1:00 am CT

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Angels on Horseback: Midwives in the Mountains

Explore the life of Mary Breckinridge and her efforts founding the Frontier Nursing Service, whose nurse-midwives traveled by horseback to provide healthcare to those living in a remote, mountainous region of Kentucky.

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3 Cups of Coffee

The trilogy focuses on three baseball players, all from Ashland, Kentucky, who made the majors and played in a total of four games. This film shows the big league baseball experience of players who were in the big leagues "just long enough for a cup of coffee."

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Alma's Way

Alma's Rescue Repair; Alma Cools Off

Alma opens a traveling repair service. When Howard tells Junior he can't play water tag, Alma has to figure out how to handle her feelings.

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2:30 am ET 1:30 am CT

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Sympathetic Strings: Stories of the Hardanger Fiddle

Fiddle makers, musicians, and dancers have formed a community of folk tradition practice in Norway.

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Donkey Hodie

Squibbit; Teamwork Challenge

A noisy penguin interrupts band practice. The pals work together to win Gator's latest game show.

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Comment on Kentucky logo and a "Check Schedule" button.A close-up of Comment on Kentucky host Bill Bryant smiling in a dark suit and purple tie against an image of Kentucky's capitol building. with a "Check Schedule" button.

3:00 am ET 2:00 am CT

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Songs at the Center

John Gorka, Amilia K. Spicer & Rev. Robert B. Jones, Sr.

John Gorka performs "Love is Our Cross to Bear"; Amilia K. Spicer performs "Windchill"; and Rev. Robert B. Jones, Sr. performs "The Darkness of Blackness."

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Secrets of the Dead

The Woman in the Iron Coffin

Forensic experts investigate the preserved remains of a young African American woman from 19th century New York and reveal the little-known story of early America's free black communities.

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Video Vault - Kentucky Edition

The Steel Claw and The Colgate Comedy Hour

The feature film The Steel Claw from 1961, starring George Montgomery, is screened. The Kentucky connection is Mayfield native Alan Wyatt. Also screened is part of The Colgate Comedy Hour starring Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis. The Steel Claw (1961) - A Marine stationed in the Philippines loses a hand in an accident and is discharged from the Corps. When the Japanese invade the Philippines, he is called back into service.

KETKIDS

Nature Cat

Nature Dance Party/Bad Dog Bart Jr.

Nature Cat must find music made by nature for the Nature Dance Party. Nature Cat's new toy goes missing.

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3:30 am ET 2:30 am CT

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Lost River Sessions

Billy Strings

Guitar wizard and folk artist Billy Strings performs "Meet Me at the Creek" and "Dust in a Baggie."

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Nature Cat

Rock Clues/Sweet Scent

Squeeks needs to find her missing magnifying glass in time for the Rock Stars Club meeting. The gang tracks down a sweet scent.

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4:00 am ET 3:00 am CT

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Sound on Tap

Indego

The progressive rock band Indego pushes their limits as they continually try and reinvent themselves.

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Nazi War Machines: Secrets Uncovered

The Panzers

James Holland uncovers the truth behind Germany's Panzer tank divisions, from the mini Panzer II to the enormous Tiger tank. He also goes for a ride in Hitler's luxury Mercedes.

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Nature Cat

The Leaf Fairy/Midge Over Troubled Water

The gang searches for the Leaf Fairy. Nature Cat's waterskiing stunts are interrupted by a swarm of bugs.

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4:30 am ET 3:30 am CT

KET

The Lowertown Line.

Chastity Brown

Singer-songwriter Chastity Brown performs and discusses "porch culture" in Brown's native Tennessee.

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Nature Cat

The Nature Nap Dilemma/Captain Nature Cat's Wild River Adventure

The gang goes looking for their Nature Nap hammock. Nature Cat and his pals help an oyster named Elroy get back home.

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5:00 am ET 4:00 am CT

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MotorWeek

The Hyundai Ioniq 5 and the BMW 440i are road tested.

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Charlie Bee Company

Bee School & A Hurricane

A bee professor and her students work on cutting-edge bee research. The team handles a difficult removal in Louisiana.

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Great Conversations:

Elaine Pagels and Gustav Niebuhr

Religion scholar Elaine Pagels, Harrington Spear Paine Professor of Religion at Princeton University and author of numerous books including "The Gnostic Gospels" and "Revelations: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation", is interviewed by Gustav Niebuhr, associate professor in religion and the media at Syracuse University. The interview was recorded at the University of Louisville Kentucky Author Forum.

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Nature Cat

Nature Dance Party/Bad Dog Bart Jr.

Nature Cat must find music made by nature for the Nature Dance Party. Nature Cat's new toy goes missing.

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5:30 am ET 4:30 am CT

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Workplace Essential Skills

Finding What You Need: Forms and Charts

The role and importance of accuracy; locating specifics.

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Arthur

The Great MacGrady, Parts 1 & 2

Arthur and friends support Mrs. MacGrady after she is diagnosed with cancer. Elwood City wrestling champion Uncle Sam shows Francine and the community how they can support cancer survivors.

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morning

6:00 am ET 5:00 am CT

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Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

Jugglers - Flying Karamazov Brothers/Macaroni Factory

World-famous jugglers the Flying Karamazov Brothers visit Mister Rogers. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, X the Owl wants to teach everyone to fly.

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DW Focus on Europe

War fears in Lithuania: Russia could use the Suwalki Gap to isolate the Baltics from NATO. Italian street artist Cibo from Verona paints over swastikas and anti-vaxx slogans.

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Bluegrass and Backroads

Louisville Water Company; Street Rod Nationals; Great American Dollhouse Museum; Wilson's Nursery

The Louisville Water Company, Street Rod Nationals, the Great American Dollhouse Museum, and Wilson's Nursery are featured.

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Clifford the Big Red Dog

Come Back, Mac/Boo!

Mac tears up one of Jetta's favorite sweaters and feels so terrible about what he's done that he runs away. Later, the whole town gets spooked by a scary Halloween movie-even Jetta, who had been bragging about her bravery.

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6:30 am ET 5:30 am CT

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Arthur

Francine and the Soccer Spy/Sue Ellen and the Last Page

When Ladonna befriends a new member of the Mighty Mountain soccer team, Francine becomes convinced she is leaking top secret team info. Sue Ellen tries to save the library after the City Council votes to close the Elwood City Library!

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Story in the Public Square

Laura Coates

Former federal prosecutor Laura Coates describes her role in the United States justice system.

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Kentucky Time Capsule

Knee High to a Sculpture

In the early 1970s-before she became a playwright and won both a Pulitzer Prize and a Tony Award-Marsha Norman worked in her hometown of Louisville as a social worker, teacher, and freelance writer. In this film, young Marsha makes Louisville's statues "talk" for a group of schoolchildren.

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WordWorld

The Best Nest/Duck's Family Reunion

It's Duck's turn at show and tell at school, and he wants to bring the thing he loves the best: his nest! But when the nest breaks apart into letters, will Duck be able to retrieve them all in time? Because they have a similar sounding name, Duck mistakes Truck for a long-lost relative! Frog is a bit ruffled at the epidemic of silliness going around, but ends up saving the day for Duck and his word 'family'.

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Host Dr. Wayne Tuckson in a dark shirt and gray jacket on the program set with a "Check Schedule" button.Host Dr. Wayne Tuckson in a dark shirt and gray jacket on the program set with a "Check Schedule" button.

7:00 am ET 6:00 am CT

KET

Molly of Denali

Trini's Super Coop/Trini's Winter Warm Up

Trini must figure out how to make her mom omelets when the chickens stop laying eggs. Trini doesn't like Alaska's cold winter and thinks about moving back to Texas.

KET2

Kentucky Health

Medical Information: Discerning the Wheat from the Chaff

Dr. Susan Galandiuk, editor-in-chief of the journal "Diseases of the Colon and Rectum," talks about how reputable scientific research studies are conducted, evaluated and published, and offers suggestions for evaluating medical information on the internet.

KETKY

Kentucky Life

Waveland History; Post-It Picasso; Miner's Songs; Wylie Caudill

Learn the history of the 19th century Greek Revival mansion Waveland, now a state landmark; a Letcher County teacher is posting colorful murals with an unusual medium; the 1931 song by Florence Reece that became an anthem for the union miners' cause during the Harlan County Wars; and the bright murals of artist and Cynthiana native Wylie Caudill.

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Splash and Bubbles

Mayor for a Day/Oblo from Down Below

Dunk volunteers to fill in as the mayor for the day and learns that it is not an easy job. Lu takes the group to see a hydrothermal vent and meet some lipstick tubeworms and Oblo the blobfish.

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7:30 am ET 6:30 am CT

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Wild Kratts

Bugs or Monkeys?

Chris puts a miniaturized Martin in his pack and investigates Spider Monkeys in the rainforest.

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Wai Lana Yoga

The Importance of Breath

Learn this important breathing technique, Ujjayi Breathing, to release tension and calm the mind.

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Kentucky Afield

Kayak Fishing; Targeting Carp; Catching Bullfrogs

Float fishing for smallmouth bass on Elkhorn Creek; targeting one of the strongest and most overlooked fish species - the carp; catching bullfrogs.

KETKIDS

Dinosaur Train

Dry Times at Pteranodon Terrace/Big Misty Sea Fishing Contest

Dad and Mom take the kids to the Big Pond on a camping trip, where they will wait out the drought. Dad learns that he's been chosen to compete in the big annual Fishing Contest at the Big Misty Sea.

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8:00 am ET 7:00 am CT

KET

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am Ibn Battuta/I Am Beulah Louise Henry

Ibn Battuta shows Brad that a change of scenery might help him finish his comic book story. Beulah Louise Henry inspires Yadina to keep working on her invention.

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Classical Stretch: By Essentrics

Core Workout

Miranda shows how to work your entire core in this intermediate standing and floor workout.

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Connections with Renee Shaw

Kentucky Secretary of State Michael Adams

Kentucky's Secretary of State Michael Adams talks about the May 2022 primary and election reforms going into effect this voting cycle, shifts in voter registration, combating disinformation about election integrity and his possible future political aspirations.

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Sid the Science Kid

Sid's Backyard Campout!

Pack some food and bring your backpack because Sid, Gerald, and Dad are gearing up for a big adventure! They're setting up tents for a campout in the backyard! Dad is eager to share his love of nature and demonstrates how to have a great time outside with the simplest of necessities. They look for animals, cook their own dinner, marvel at the stars in the sky, roast marshmallows, and sing songs around the campfire. And here's the best part, the viewer is invited to join the adventure and sing along!

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8:30 am ET 7:30 am CT

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Elinor Wonders Why

The Little Drummer/Rest Is Best

Ari tries to be quiet so his sister can take a nap, but a woodpecker keeps making noise outside. The kids learn that all animals need some sort of rest to regain energy and stay healthy.

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Articulate with Jim Cotter

Fearless Pursuits

Writer Michael Cunningham and poet Joan Naviyuk Kane didn't let obstacles stand in their way.

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Comment on Kentucky

May 13, 2022

Bill Bryant and journalists discuss the news of the week. Scheduled guests: Phillip Bailey, USA Today; Austin Horn, Lexington Herald-Leader; and Morgan Watkins, Louisville Courier Journal.

KETKIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel's Blueberry Paws/Wow at the Library

Daniel Tiger gets a special treat from Prince Tuesday's fruity ice treat cart. Daniel and O the Owl enjoy a pop-up story at the library with Uncle X when O flutters off to find more books to read.

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9:00 am ET 8:00 am CT

KET

Curious George

George Fixes Betsy's Wagon/Curious George Takes A Drive

George and Steve borrow Betsy's wagon and lose a wheel. Worried about a turtle he has befriended, George decides to take it home and keep it in the bathtub.

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J Schwanke's Life in Bloom

Waltz of the Flowers

Music is the theme, as host J Schwanke welcomes the show's composer to perform as J arranges flowers. J visits Sacred Springs.

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Kentucky Health

Medical Information: Discerning the Wheat from the Chaff

Dr. Susan Galandiuk, editor-in-chief of the journal "Diseases of the Colon and Rectum," talks about how reputable scientific research studies are conducted, evaluated and published, and offers suggestions for evaluating medical information on the internet.

KETKIDS

Donkey Hodie

The Royal Sandcastle Builders; Bobski Bounce

Donkey and Panda get frustrated when the sandcastle they are building at the beach keeps falling. Donkey tries to complete the Bobski Bounce Challenge.

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9:30 am ET 8:30 am CT

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Sesame Street

Turtles

Morty, the sea turtle, is sad about missing a playdate because he moves too slowly, so Elmo, Nina and Rudy sing him songs about all of the ways that sea turtles are special.

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Make It Artsy

Fresh Twist

Julie Fei Fan Balzer turns a favorite fabric quilt into paper art. Jacqueline Sullivan is back with alcohol ink as paint to make a lantern. Leslie Rogalski creates a quick and easy pattern for a half moon pendant.

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Health Three60

No Health Without Mental Health

This program explores the impact of depression, stress, and anxiety on our physical health and looks at health care solutions that connect our minds to our bodies.

KETKIDS

Elinor Wonders Why

Olive's Library; Nature Walk

Olive receives so many books for her birthday that her shelf becomes crammed and she has no room! It's Nature Day at school and Elinor, Olive and Ari have to make a Nature Walk at recess.

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10:00 am ET 9:00 am CT

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

O Gives Daniel Space/Daniel and Miss Elaina Bake Pretzels

Daniel needs some space when O sits too close to him at the treehouse. Miss Elaina asks Daniel for more space when they make pretzels together at the bakery.

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Outside: Beyond the Lens

Sierra Inspirations

The Sierra Nevada Mountains near Yosemite National Park inspire a local photographer and others to enjoy the outdoors.

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Sesame Street

The Waiting Game

Elmo and Rosita are stuck in a long line at Hooper's and wonder what they can do to feel less frustrated.

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10:30 am ET 9:30 am CT

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Donkey Hodie

The Try Scouts/Wiz-Kazizz-Kazaam

Donkey and Panda must complete hard challenges to earn badges for Try Scouts. Donkey and Duck Duck teach Bob Dog a new game.

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Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope

Hungary, Austria and Germany - Sampling the Danube's Delights

Joseph samples the delights along the banks of the Danube, Europe's second-longest river.

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3 Cups of Coffee

The trilogy focuses on three baseball players, all from Ashland, Kentucky, who made the majors and played in a total of four games. This film shows the big league baseball experience of players who were in the big leagues "just long enough for a cup of coffee."

KETKIDS

Super Why!

Tom Thumb

The Super Readers jump into the story of Tom Thumb, a guy who knows what it feels like to be really little, and help him out of a few scrapes.

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The show hosts and the show logo.The show hosts and the show logo.

11:00 am ET 10:00 am CT

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Firing Line with Margaret Hoover

Mary Ziegler and Ed Whelan

Legal scholars Mary Ziegler and Ed Whelan discuss their differing views on the Supreme Court's leaked draft opinion that would overturn Roe v. Wade, the future of abortion law in America, and what this expected ruling could mean for other cases.

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Rick Steves' Europe

Croatia: Adriatic Delights

A fascinating land with a hard-fought history in a complex corner of Europe, Croatia is emerging as one of Europe's top destinations. Sampling the very best of Croatia, Rick explores the fabled Dalmatian Coast from dramatic Dubrovnik to crusty Adriatic island ports. Heading inland, he hikes through Plitvice Lakes National Park and enjoys the thriving capital city Zagreb. The Croatian finale: the Istrian Peninsula and its enchanting port town of Rovinj.

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Clifford the Big Red Dog

Cool Clubhouse/The Birdwell Islandeers

Building a clubhouse causes friction between Emily Elizabeth, Samantha, and Pablo. The members of the "Birdwell Islandeers" realize they don't all agree on what it means to be a hero.

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11:30 am ET 10:30 am CT

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Washington Week

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Growing a Greener World

Modern Homesteading - Transforming the Urban Experience One Garden at a Time

Seattle's urban homesteaders are living off the land while living in the city, and they're sharing this skillset with others.

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Video Vault - Kentucky Edition

The Steel Claw and The Colgate Comedy Hour

The feature film The Steel Claw from 1961, starring George Montgomery, is screened. The Kentucky connection is Mayfield native Alan Wyatt. Also screened is part of The Colgate Comedy Hour starring Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis. The Steel Claw (1961) - A Marine stationed in the Philippines loses a hand in an accident and is discharged from the Corps. When the Japanese invade the Philippines, he is called back into service.

KETKIDS

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Spoon Sounds/Robotta the Artiste

Pinkalicious sets out to collect all the spoons in Pinkville to create a giant wind chime! Pinkalicious needs help to create one hundred line drawings.

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afternoon

12:00 pm ET 11:00 am CT

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Connections with Renee Shaw

Marcie Timmerman - Mental Health America of Kentucky

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Renee Shaw talks with Marcie Timmerman, executive director of Mental Health America of Kentucky, about recent policies advancing mental health in Kentucky and intervention strategies for preventing suicide.

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Tim Farmer's Country Kitchen

Instant Pot Roast, Broccoli Slaw, Mini Cheesecake Jars, Beef Sandwich

The freezer is stocked full of Chuck Roast... What to make? Use the electric pressure cooker to speed up the time (and pile on the flavor!) for a Mustard Beer Pot Roast, perfect for beef sandwiches topped with peppers, onions and mushrooms! For a side, mix together broccoli, carrots, apples, figs and more for a tasty Broccoli Slaw. Crush up your favorite cookie (watch out or Tim will steal them!) into the bottom of a mason jar for Mini No-Bake Cheesecake Jars.

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Dinosaur Train

Dry Times at Pteranodon Terrace/Big Misty Sea Fishing Contest

Dad and Mom take the kids to the Big Pond on a camping trip, where they will wait out the drought. Dad learns that he's been chosen to compete in the big annual Fishing Contest at the Big Misty Sea.

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12:30 pm ET 11:30 am CT

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Kentucky Health

Oral Cancer and HPV: The Surprising Connection

Kentucky has the highest rate of cancers caused by the Human papillomavirus (HPV) in the U.S. Dr. Tuckson discusses the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of HPV-related oral and throat cancer with Dr. Pam Stein VanArsdall, DMD, professor and division chief of Public Health Dentistry at the University of Kentucky.

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Cook's Country

The Perfect Cake

Recipes include a showstopping blueberry jam cake and gooey butter cake bars.

KETKIDS

Let's Go Luna!

Nature Calls/Story Story

In Juneau, Leo realizes wild animals need their own space. Carmen learns to appreciate the tradition of native Alaskan spoken-word storytelling.

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1:00 pm ET 12:00 pm CT

KET

Comment on Kentucky

May 13, 2022

Bill Bryant and journalists discuss the news of the week. Scheduled guests: Phillip Bailey, USA Today; Austin Horn, Lexington Herald-Leader; and Morgan Watkins, Louisville Courier Journal.

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A Chef's Life

A Peanut Pastime

Vivian visits a peanut farm and prepares Pepsi glazed pork belly with country ham braised peanuts.

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Martha Speaks

Best in Show/Truman on the Ball

When Carolina enters Francois in a dog show, Helen enters Martha to create a little competition. Truman wants to run away.

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1:30 pm ET 12:30 pm CT

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Tell Me More with Kelly Corrigan

Greg Boyle

Kelly Corrigan talks with Jesuit and activist Father Greg Boyle.

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Pati's Mexican Table

Sami's Big Day

This show is all about Pati's middle son, Sami. She cooks all his favorite dishes including homemade cookies.

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Great Conversations:

Elaine Pagels and Gustav Niebuhr

Religion scholar Elaine Pagels, Harrington Spear Paine Professor of Religion at Princeton University and author of numerous books including "The Gnostic Gospels" and "Revelations: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation", is interviewed by Gustav Niebuhr, associate professor in religion and the media at Syracuse University. The interview was recorded at the University of Louisville Kentucky Author Forum.

KETKIDS

Nature Cat

The Leaf Fairy/Midge Over Troubled Water

The gang searches for the Leaf Fairy. Nature Cat's waterskiing stunts are interrupted by a swarm of bugs.

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2:00 pm ET 1:00 pm CT

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Return to Auschwitz: The Survival of Vladimir Munk

Czech Holocaust survivor and retired U.S. professor Vladimir Munk returns to Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp at age 95.

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Last of the Summer Wine

Will Stella Find True Love with Norris Fairburn

When local serial groom Norris Fairburn is free again, Hobbo decides that Norris would be an ideal husband for Stella.

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Cyberchase

Sustainable by Design

Jackie wins a chance to apprentice with fashion designer Fabio DeZine and learns it takes more than a pretty drawing to design something that makes a sustaining impact.

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2:30 pm ET 1:30 pm CT

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Keeping Up Appearances

Richard's New Hobby

Hyacinth decides that Richard needs a hobby and gives him a video camera?but later regrets it.

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Bluegrass and Backroads

Louisville Water Company; Street Rod Nationals; Great American Dollhouse Museum; Wilson's Nursery

The Louisville Water Company, Street Rod Nationals, the Great American Dollhouse Museum, and Wilson's Nursery are featured.

KETKIDS

WordGirl

Wordbot/Mount Rush Here

In order to get back at WordGirl for destroying his robots, Tobey builds a robot replica of WordGirl named WordBot. When all the grown-ups suddenly go missing, the kids take full advantage of an adult-free world.

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Connections host Renee Shaw smiling in a gray suit along with the show logo and a "Check Schedule" button.Connections host Renee Shaw smiling in a gray suit along with the show logo and a "Check Schedule" button.

3:00 pm ET 2:00 pm CT

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Hearts Above Clouds

Journey through 100 years of women pilots, including Amelia Earhart's first flights, subsequent national women's air derby races going into the Great Depression and female fliers of the post-war era.

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As Time Goes By

Jean and Lionel try to avoid the country set by sneaking into his family's country home.

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Kentucky Time Capsule

Knee High to a Sculpture

In the early 1970s-before she became a playwright and won both a Pulitzer Prize and a Tony Award-Marsha Norman worked in her hometown of Louisville as a social worker, teacher, and freelance writer. In this film, young Marsha makes Louisville's statues "talk" for a group of schoolchildren.

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Hero Elementary

Heroes in Space, Part 1; Heroes in Space, Part 2

Sparks' Crew notice that half the moon seems to be gone so they fly to the moon to investigate.

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3:30 pm ET 2:30 pm CT

KET2

Still Open All Hours

Mr. Newbold decides to barricade his house against Mrs. Featherstone, but Granville is sure he wouldn't be so keen to avoid her if he knew about her exotic past. A lycra-clad Eric and Cyril push the envelope of masculinity, Mavis takes Granville up on his offer of a tour of his Victorian cheese-slicer collection, and Leroy tries to make the most of having to dress up as a banana for business reasons.

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Tim Farmer's Country Kitchen

Fried Pork Chop Sandwich; Buffalo Chicken Dip in Tater Tot Cups; Oatmeal Cookies

A night of indulgences! Fry up a pork chop for a loaded sandwich topped with homemade coleslaw, pickles, bbq sauce and beets! Press together tater tots to make crispy cups and stuff with cheesy Buffalo chicken dip. End the night with Tim's favorite - Oatmeal Cookies.

KETKIDS

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am Johann Sebastian Bach/I Am Marie Curie

Xavier goes back in time to meet Johann Sebastian Bach and practice for the school talent show. Brad and the gang travel back in time to meet someone who never let anything stand in her way: Marie Curie.

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4:00 pm ET 3:00 pm CT

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Kentucky Life

Waveland History; Post-It Picasso; Miner's Songs; Wylie Caudill

Learn the history of the 19th century Greek Revival mansion Waveland, now a state landmark; a Letcher County teacher is posting colorful murals with an unusual medium; the 1931 song by Florence Reece that became an anthem for the union miners' cause during the Harlan County Wars; and the bright murals of artist and Cynthiana native Wylie Caudill.

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Doc Martin

Haemophobia

The tourist season has arrived in Portwenn. Martin tries to warn a woman about the dangers of sunbathing for fear of skin cancer. Gossip about Martin's blood phobia seems to have spread around the village like wild fire.

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Kentucky Afield

Kayak Fishing; Targeting Carp; Catching Bullfrogs

Float fishing for smallmouth bass on Elkhorn Creek; targeting one of the strongest and most overlooked fish species - the carp; catching bullfrogs.

KETKIDS

Molly of Denali

Berry Itchy Day/Herring Eggs Or Bust

Molly and her family go berry-picking, but their trip is cut short by a swarm of pesky mosquitos. Molly is thrilled when her cousin Randall calls from Sitka to say he's harvesting herring eggs - her absolute favorite food.

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4:30 pm ET 3:30 pm CT

KET

Kentucky Afield

Kayak Fishing; Targeting Carp; Catching Bullfrogs

Float fishing for smallmouth bass on Elkhorn Creek; targeting one of the strongest and most overlooked fish species - the carp; catching bullfrogs.

KETKY

Connections with Renee Shaw

Marcie Timmerman - Mental Health America of Kentucky

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Renee Shaw talks with Marcie Timmerman, executive director of Mental Health America of Kentucky, about recent policies advancing mental health in Kentucky and intervention strategies for preventing suicide.

KETKIDS

Arthur

Grandma Thora Appreciation Day/Fern's Slumber Party

Arthur and D.W. plan a surprise party for Grandma Thora together, but forget one detail: the guest of honor. At her mother's urging, normally shy Fern tries hosting a slumber party.

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5:00 pm ET 4:00 pm CT

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This Old House

Saratoga Springs | Old Woes

From no wiring to BX wiring, electrical in the 1864 house is addressed, but first a visit to the tracks. Unfortunate demo discoveries mean changes to framing and living plans. A temporary buttress wall supports the old foundation.

KET2

PBS News Weekend

PBS NewsHour Weekend

KETKY

Comment on Kentucky

May 13, 2022

Bill Bryant and journalists discuss the news of the week. Scheduled guests: Phillip Bailey, USA Today; Austin Horn, Lexington Herald-Leader; and Morgan Watkins, Louisville Courier Journal.

KETKIDS

Odd Squad

Mr. Unpredictable/Down the Tubes

A new villain named Mr. Unpredictable challenges the Odd Squad Mobile Unit. The Odd Squad tube system has mysteriously been shut down.

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Ask This Old House

All About Hydrangeas, Refinish Deck Railing

Jenn shows off different varieties of hydrangeas and Mauro refinishes deck railings and posts.

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Consuelo Mack WealthTrack

Emerging Energy Crisis

Rising global energy insecurity and its impact with industry thought leader Tom Petrie.

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Kentucky Health

Oral Cancer and HPV: The Surprising Connection

Kentucky has the highest rate of cancers caused by the Human papillomavirus (HPV) in the U.S. Dr. Tuckson discusses the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of HPV-related oral and throat cancer with Dr. Pam Stein VanArsdall, DMD, professor and division chief of Public Health Dentistry at the University of Kentucky.

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Wild Kratts

Iron Wolverine

Two Wild Kratts teams go on a cross country race and encounter the greatest northern cross country traveler of all - the wolverine.

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6:00 pm ET 5:00 pm CT

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Last of the Summer Wine

Will Stella Find True Love with Norris Fairburn

When local serial groom Norris Fairburn is free again, Hobbo decides that Norris would be an ideal husband for Stella.

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Connections with Renee Shaw

Marcie Timmerman - Mental Health America of Kentucky

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Renee Shaw talks with Marcie Timmerman, executive director of Mental Health America of Kentucky, about recent policies advancing mental health in Kentucky and intervention strategies for preventing suicide.

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Health Three60

No Health Without Mental Health

This program explores the impact of depression, stress, and anxiety on our physical health and looks at health care solutions that connect our minds to our bodies.

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Alma's Way

Singing on the 6 Train; Safina's Doggy Problem

When Tia Gloria can't make it to Alma's spring concert, Alma brings the concert to her. Alma helps Safina with the puppies at the animal clinic.

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6:30 pm ET 5:30 pm CT

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Keeping Up Appearances

Richard's New Hobby

Hyacinth decides that Richard needs a hobby and gives him a video camera?but later regrets it.

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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

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Curious George

George Digs Worms/Everything Old Is New Again

Why is Bill yelling at a mound of dirt? He's worm racing! George turns to a pile of decomposed leaves to find his own prize worm and challenges Bill's "Fast Freddy" to a race. The city is awarding the "Golden Arrows Award" to the building that collects the most recycling. George is eager to help-once he learns what recycling actually is, of course.

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7:00 pm ET 6:00 pm CT

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The Mallorca Files

A Dish Served Cold

Max and Miranda embark on a culinary journey through gastronomic Mallorca to uncover the murderer of the famous food critic Oliver Barker.

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Nova

Dinosaur Apocalypse: The New Evidence

Sir David Attenborough explores how a North Dakota fossil dig site could hold clues to what happened the day an asteroid struck Earth and wiped out the dinosaurs.

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3 Cups of Coffee

The trilogy focuses on three baseball players, all from Ashland, Kentucky, who made the majors and played in a total of four games. This film shows the big league baseball experience of players who were in the big leagues "just long enough for a cup of coffee."

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Nature Cat

Nature Dance Party/Bad Dog Bart Jr.

Nature Cat must find music made by nature for the Nature Dance Party. Nature Cat's new toy goes missing.

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7:30 pm ET 6:30 pm CT

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Nature Cat

Rock Clues/Sweet Scent

Squeeks needs to find her missing magnifying glass in time for the Rock Stars Club meeting. The gang tracks down a sweet scent.

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8:00 pm ET 7:00 pm CT

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Lucy Worsley Investigates

Princes in the Tower

What happened to the Princes in the Tower? Lucy Worsley uncovers the story of the two boys whose disappearance in 1483 has led to centuries of mystery and speculation.

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Reconstruction: America After the Civil War

Explore the rise of Jim Crow and the undermining of Reconstruction's legal and political legacy, and see how African Americans fought back using artistic expression.

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Video Vault - Kentucky Edition

The Steel Claw and The Colgate Comedy Hour

The feature film The Steel Claw from 1961, starring George Montgomery, is screened. The Kentucky connection is Mayfield native Alan Wyatt. Also screened is part of The Colgate Comedy Hour starring Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis. The Steel Claw (1961) - A Marine stationed in the Philippines loses a hand in an accident and is discharged from the Corps. When the Japanese invade the Philippines, he is called back into service.

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Nature Cat

The Leaf Fairy/Midge Over Troubled Water

The gang searches for the Leaf Fairy. Nature Cat's waterskiing stunts are interrupted by a swarm of bugs.

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8:30 pm ET 7:30 pm CT

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Nature Cat

The Nature Nap Dilemma/Captain Nature Cat's Wild River Adventure

The gang goes looking for their Nature Nap hammock. Nature Cat and his pals help an oyster named Elroy get back home.

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9:00 pm ET 8:00 pm CT

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Masterpiece

Ridley Road - Episode Three

Vivien's link to Jordan becomes complicated with the arrival of his wife. The police rebuff warnings from the 62 Group, who must act on their own.

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Nature Cat

Nature Dance Party/Bad Dog Bart Jr.

Nature Cat must find music made by nature for the Nature Dance Party. Nature Cat's new toy goes missing.

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9:30 pm ET 8:30 pm CT

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Arthur

D.W.'s Deer Friend/Buster Hits the Books

On a camping trip, D.W. befriends a large deer and decides to try to take him home with her. For the first time in his school career, Buster has to actually read a book?and he only has one week.

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10:00 pm ET 9:00 pm CT

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Cranford

November 1842 - Episode Three

Theft from the doctor's house and an attack on Mr. Johnson cause panic and fear of a crime wave. Miss Pole safeguards her treasures, and Harry puts himself in danger to save his father.

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Reel South

Quaranteened

Four sisters from a blended family in Durham, North Carolina cope with the anxiety of their disrupted lives and stolen dreams with humor, self-reflection and a little mayhem.

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Great Conversations:

Elaine Pagels and Gustav Niebuhr

Religion scholar Elaine Pagels, Harrington Spear Paine Professor of Religion at Princeton University and author of numerous books including "The Gnostic Gospels" and "Revelations: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation", is interviewed by Gustav Niebuhr, associate professor in religion and the media at Syracuse University. The interview was recorded at the University of Louisville Kentucky Author Forum.

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Cyberchase

Sustainable by Design

Jackie wins a chance to apprentice with fashion designer Fabio DeZine and learns it takes more than a pretty drawing to design something that makes a sustaining impact.

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10:30 pm ET 9:30 pm CT

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WordGirl

Wordbot/Mount Rush Here

In order to get back at WordGirl for destroying his robots, Tobey builds a robot replica of WordGirl named WordBot. When all the grown-ups suddenly go missing, the kids take full advantage of an adult-free world.

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McLeod's Daughters

Made to Be Broken

Claire and Alex find their potential clients are being put off by destructive rumors spread by Peter Johnson.

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Articulate with Jim Cotter

Fearless Pursuits

Writer Michael Cunningham and poet Joan Naviyuk Kane didn't let obstacles stand in their way.

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Bluegrass and Backroads

Louisville Water Company; Street Rod Nationals; Great American Dollhouse Museum; Wilson's Nursery

The Louisville Water Company, Street Rod Nationals, the Great American Dollhouse Museum, and Wilson's Nursery are featured.

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Hero Elementary

Heroes in Space, Part 1; Heroes in Space, Part 2

Sparks' Crew notice that half the moon seems to be gone so they fly to the moon to investigate.

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11:30 pm ET 10:30 pm CT

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bookclub@ket

Blackberries, Blackberries

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Crystal Wilkinson's "Blackberries, Blackberries," a book of short stories based on her experiences as an African American growing up in rural Kentucky. A 2001 KET production.

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Kentucky Time Capsule

Knee High to a Sculpture

In the early 1970s-before she became a playwright and won both a Pulitzer Prize and a Tony Award-Marsha Norman worked in her hometown of Louisville as a social worker, teacher, and freelance writer. In this film, young Marsha makes Louisville's statues "talk" for a group of schoolchildren.

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Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am Johann Sebastian Bach/I Am Marie Curie

Xavier goes back in time to meet Johann Sebastian Bach and practice for the school talent show. Brad and the gang travel back in time to meet someone who never let anything stand in her way: Marie Curie.

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As Time Goes By

Jean and Lionel try to avoid the country set by sneaking into his family's country home.

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Ray Stevens CabaRay Nashville

Shoji Tabuchi

Songs include "Strangers in the Night," "All the Way," "Foggy Mountain Breakdown," "Young Joe Clark," "Once More" and "Tennessee Waltz."

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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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Molly of Denali

Berry Itchy Day/Herring Eggs Or Bust

Molly and her family go berry-picking, but their trip is cut short by a swarm of pesky mosquitos. Molly is thrilled when her cousin Randall calls from Sitka to say he's harvesting herring eggs - her absolute favorite food.

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