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Wednesday, May 18

early

12:00 am ET 11:00 pm CT

KET

Amanpour and Company

KET2

Antiques Roadshow

Colonial Williamsburg Hour 2

Standout treasures from Colonial Williamsburg include a Tony Walton "Mary Poppins" design sketch, an astronaut signed Mercury Project book and a Gallet flying officer "Red Tail" chronograph.

KETKY

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

Donkey Hodie

Chili Jamboree; Hoof Dancing Is Hard

Bob Dog has a hard time waiting for Grampy's slow-cook chili. Donkey wants to be a hoof dancer like Grampy.

Top

12:30 am ET 11:30 pm CT

KETKIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Calm at the Restaurant/Calm in Class

Daniel and Jodi eat at a restaurant and learn that there are times to be silly and times to be calm. Daniel, Katerina, and Miss Elaina learn to be calm so that everyone can enjoy the story.

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1:00 am ET 12:00 am CT

KET

The Shot Felt 'Round the World: How the Polio Vaccine Saved the World

The story of how Dr. Jonas Salk and his colleagues developed a vaccine to end the polio epidemic is chronicled.

KET2

Secrets of the Royal Palaces

Windsor Castle

Windsor Castle is a fortress, built more than 900 years ago to house an army as well as the court. Edward III, obsessed with tales of Camelot, guided the reconstruction.

KETKY

Kentucky Tonight

Previewing Kentucky's 2022 Primary Election

Renee Shaw previews Kentucky's 2022 Primary Election with scheduled guests Colmon Elridge, chair of the Kentucky Democratic Party; Tres Watson, Republican strategist and founder of Capitol Reins PR; Morgan Eaves, former member of the Beshear administration and government relations professional and strategist; and Anne-Tyler Morgan, attorney and member of McBrayer PLLC.

KETKIDS

Alma's Way

Granny on the Go/Chacho's Day Out

Alma visits with Granny Isa by video chat. Alma must figure out how to help Chacho have fun.

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1:30 am ET 12:30 am CT

KETKIDS

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am Mary Shelley/I Am Harry Houdini

Xavier goes back in time to meet spooky storyteller Mary Shelley before a Nature Troop campout. Our heroes travel back in time to meet someone who knew how to face a scary situation: Harry Houdini.

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2:00 am ET 1:00 am CT

KET

Independent Lens

Scenes from the Glittering World

On the Navajo Nation reservation, Indigenous teens at one of the most remote schools in America plan their futures.

KET2

Lucy Worsley's Royal Myths & Secrets

Marie Antoinette: The Doomed Queen

Lucy Worsley uncovers the myths and secrets that led the doomed Marie Antoinette to the guillotine.

KETKY

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

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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2:30 am ET 1:30 am CT

KETKY

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.

KETKIDS

Hero Elementary

First Day of School, Part 1 / First Day of School, Part 2

It's our heroes' first day at Hero Elementary. They meet each other and discover their superpowers.

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Kentucky Headlines logo in white against a blue and red background and a "Check Schedule" button.Kentucky Headlines logo in white against a blue and red background and a "Check Schedule" button.

3:00 am ET 2:00 am CT

KET

The Stone of Hope: Moving the Dream Forward

The film documents the first decade of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on the National Mall in Washington D.C.

KET2

Secrets of Sacred Architecture

The film unlocks the elements of design that make these innovative structures so fascinating and unveils the meaning embedded in religious architecture.

KETKY

In Performance at the Governor's Mansion

Salute to American Music

A musical journey through American history, beginning with brass band music of the mid-1800s as performed by Saxton's Cornet Band. Pianist Ray Johnson of Louisville follows with a salute to America's music, jazz, paying special homage to Duke Ellington. The Juggernaut Jug Band winds up the evening with an eclectic mix of rousing tunes from the 1930s to contemporary times. A 2003 KET production.

KETKIDS

Wild Kratts

Neck and Neck

A mischievous giraffe secretly takes Creature Power Suit parts and supplies from the Tortuga.

Top

3:30 am ET 2:30 am CT

KETKIDS

Wild Kratts

The Blue and the Gray

A Creature Power Suit malfunction transforms Martin into an acorn and grows him into an Oak tree!

Top

4:00 am ET 3:00 am CT

KET

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.

KET2

Connected: A Search for Unity

The County That Built the Country

Extraordinary people shatter many stereotypes of Appalachian life in McDowell County, West Virginia.

KETKY

At Leisure's Edge: A Journey Through Kentucky's Historic Black Parks

From 1942 to 1956, Kentucky city park systems were segregated by state mandate. This program takes a look at seven historically Black parks and explores how the African-American communities in Kentucky used the public spaces of parks to construct uplifting community identities despite segregation. Produced by Boyd Shearer with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.

KETKIDS

Odd Squad

O Is for Opposite/Agent Oksana's Kitchen Nightmares

A new room opens up in headquarters. The tubes go down for maintenance just when it's necessary to transport a villain to headquarters.

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4:30 am ET 3:30 am CT

KETKIDS

Odd Squad

Captain Fun/Switch Your Partner Round and Round

Otto and Oren compete for votes to become Captain Fun. Olive and Otto discover what life would have been like with different partners.

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5:00 am ET 4:00 am CT

KET2

Closer to Truth

Why God, Not Nothing?

How could God be the reason why there is "something" rather than "nothing?"

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.

KETKIDS

Arthur

Buster's Secret Admirer/The Last King of Lambland

Buster receives a box of chocolates in the mail from a secret admirer. Who could it be from? James receives a gift from his uncle in Scotland.

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5:30 am ET 4:30 am CT

KET2

Ageless Living

The MacGyver Secret, How to Connect to the Gift of Intuition

Learn simple steps to connect with your inner MacGyver in your creative problem solving.

KETKY

Connections with Renee Shaw

Dr. Lynne Saddler

Dr. Lynne Saddler, district director of health at the Northern Kentucky Health Department, talks about the heroin epidemic in Northern Kentucky. She discusses current community efforts and the impact of a syringe exchange program. Part of KET's "Inside Opioid Addiction" initiative, funded in part by a grant from the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.

KETKIDS

Arthur

Francine Redecorates/Arthur the Loser

Francine and her sister Catherine have to share a room. But how do you decorate when one person likes bats and lizards, and the other's tastes run to lace? Arthur never seems to win at anything, and he wonders whether it would really hurt to cheat just a little.

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morning

6:00 am ET 5:00 am CT

KET

Happy Yoga with Sarah Starr

Garden Delight Gentle Yoga

Exercises that stretch the hands, wrists, shoulders, upper back and legs are performed in nature.

KET2

Amanpour and Company

KETKY

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.

KETKIDS

The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!

Tough Enough/How Cool Is Coral

Nick and Sally debate which animal is the toughest and meet Wally the Waterbear, who is tough enough to live anywhere. The Cat needs to get Ting Tang Tony back to his family.

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6:30 am ET 5:30 am CT

KET

Sit and Be Fit

Flexibility and Range of Motion

All the exercises in this program highlight range of motion throughout the shoulders and back.

KETKIDS

Ready Jet Go!

Souped-Up Saucer/Pet Sounds

Celery adds a robot arm and other features to the family saucer before taking a trip to the Moon. Jet takes care of Mitchell's dog Cody for the weekend, and attempts to teach him some new tricks.

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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.

7:00 am ET 6:00 am CT

KET

Molly of Denali

Big Sulky/The Funny Face Competition

Molly and Tooey make an exhibit to honor Big Sulky, Qyah's oldest tree after a windstorm knocks it down. Molly and Tooey organize a Funny Face Competition.

KET2

NHK Newsline

KETKY

Bywords

Lysbeth Wallace

Professor Lysbeth Wallace discusses the art of weaving at Western Kentucky University. A 1980 KET production.

KETKIDS

Peg + Cat

The Circus Problem/The Buried Treasure Problem

Peg and Cat climb, swing, swoop, and juggle their way over amazing heights and lengths. Peg and Cat measure their way to buried treasure using Cat as a measuring stick!

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7:30 am ET 6:30 am CT

KET

Wild Kratts

Tenrec Treasure Hunt

Chris sets up a treasure hunt centering on a cool and rare group of insectivores from Madagascar.

KET2

Sit and Be Fit

Coordination and Reaction Time

This episode focuses on being aware of your body's movements and how it contributes to coordination.

KETKY

Between the Rock and the Commonwealth

This film examines the tale of Indian Head Rock, a 6-ton boulder that resided in the Ohio River near South Shore, Kentucky, hidden below the water's surface for 87 years. In 2007 a team of Portsmouth, Ohio historians located the rock and removed it from the river with hopes that its rediscovery would celebrate the history of the region. To their surprise many Kentuckians felt as though the rock belonged to them, thus beginning a nationally played-out battle between the two states.

KETKIDS

Super Why!

The Frog Prince

Princess Pea wants to do ballet, and Spider wants to spin webs, so how will these two friends play together? To find some answers, the Super Readers check out the story of the Frog Prince, where they meet another princess who can't see eye-to-eye with a friend.

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8:00 am ET 7:00 am CT

KET

Hero Elementary

Back on Track; Switcheroo-er

When a toy train display featuring a model replica of City Town gets ruined, Sparks' Crew sets out to rebuild a new one. AJ invents a gadget that switches everyone's powers - the heroes must get their old powers back!

KET2

Body Electric

Low-impact exercises.

KETKIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Disappointed at the Pool/Disappointed at the Farm

Daniel is disappointed when he can't use his new toy float in the neighborhood pool. Daniel and Miss Elaina are excited to visit Ducky at the neighborhood farm, but she isn't there!

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8:30 am ET 7:30 am CT

KET

Alma's Way

Do the Waltzango/Big Brother Bootcamp

Eddie and Becka create a new mash-up dance. Alma teaches Eddie how to be a great big brother.

KET2

Workplace Essential Skills

Measurements and Formulas

Different units of measurement and how and when to apply them.

KETKY

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

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Margaret's First Thank You Day

Daniel is excited to show Margaret all the things they can do to celebrate Thank You Day at the Enchanted Garden, but plans change when Margaret gets sick.

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9:00 am ET 8:00 am CT

KET

Curious George

Orange Crush; Monkey Market

While running an orange juice stand with Bill, George is fascinated by the special trucks used by the highway crew, and Jumpy accidentally starts up a steamroller. George is excited to help the Renkins at a farmer's market in the city.

KET2

It's Sew Easy

Patterns

Angela Wolf creates a new wrap in Ponte knit and adds a waistline and buttonhole closure. Michelle Paganini has a lesson on matching patterns of fabric.

KETKIDS

Sesame Street

The Cool Tool Kid

Elmo, Rosita and Bert's toys get stuck in different places, and Charlie and Super Grover wonder which tool might help them retrieve all their friends' toys.

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9:30 am ET 8:30 am CT

KET

Sesame Street

Glitter Jar

Nina feels frustrated as she tries to fix her scooter. Elmo and Grover wonder how they can help Nina calm down and decide to make her glitter jars.

KET2

Fit 2 Stitch

Tambour Beading, Loom to Garment

Tambour bead artist Robert Haven demonstrates how to transfer beaded designs from the loom to the garment. Haven's studio is located in Lexington, Kentucky.

KETKY

Kentucky Tonight

Previewing Kentucky's 2022 Primary Election

Renee Shaw previews Kentucky's 2022 Primary Election with scheduled guests Colmon Elridge, chair of the Kentucky Democratic Party; Tres Watson, Republican strategist and founder of Capitol Reins PR; Morgan Eaves, former member of the Beshear administration and government relations professional and strategist; and Anne-Tyler Morgan, attorney and member of McBrayer PLLC.

KETKIDS

Elinor Wonders Why

Burrowing Owl Girl; Olive's Tree

Elinor is reminded that nature is full of surprises when she visits her grandparents in the desert. Olive's friends are sad to see that her favorite tree in the forest has fallen over.

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10:00 am ET 9:00 am CT

KET

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Disappointed at the Pool/Disappointed at the Farm

Daniel is disappointed when he can't use his new toy float in the neighborhood pool. Daniel and Miss Elaina are excited to visit Ducky at the neighborhood farm, but she isn't there!

KET2

Crossing South

Baja Technology & Art

Tijuana Innovadora shows off innovation; El Mazateno tacos; Entijuanarte art expo.

KETKIDS

Clifford the Big Red Dog

The March of the Sea Turtles/A Squirrely Situation

The baby sea turtles have hatched, but instead of crawling into the ocean, they are walking around town! Cozy things keep disappearing from Clifford's doghouse, and a squirrel may be to blame.

Top

10:30 am ET 9:30 am CT

KET

Donkey Hodie

Donkey's Bad Day; Yodel Bird Egg

Donkey and Panda's Awesome, Extra Fun, Very Good Day does not go well. Donkey and Panda find a yodel bird egg and vow to protect it.

KET2

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.

KETKY

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

Dinosaur Train

Hurricane at Pteranodon Terrace/Rafting The Cretaceous

The long-awaited rain returns and grows into a hurricane! The family finds shelter in a cave. The family discovers a raft of logs has washed up two refugees from across the Western Interior Sea - a turtle named Aidan Adocus, and a small mammal named Tommy Ptilodus.

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The "Let's Learn Kentucky" logo in white on a teal background, the copy, "An easy-to-navigate resource hub for parents and caregivers", and an illustration of a child stacking letter blocks A to E, along with a button that says, "Learn More".The "Let's Learn Kentucky" logo in white on a teal background, the copy, "This easy-to-navigate resource hub for parents and caregivers focuses on a child's early years -- an especially important developmental time.", and an illustration of a child stacking letter blocks A to E, along with a button that says, "Learn More".

11:00 am ET 10:00 am CT

KET

Rick Steves' Europe

Lisbon and the Algarve

In Lisbon, Rick discovers a ramshackle mix of glorious old and fun-loving new. Salty sailors' quarters and wistful Fado singers mix with ornate architecture to recall the glory days when Vasco da Gama and Magellan made Portugal a world power. Heading to Portugal's south coast, the Algarve, Rick visits windy and historic Cape Sagres before savoring pristine beaches and arm-wrestling octopi in the sleepy fishing village of Salema.

KET2

Journeys in Japan

English-speaking visitors travel to Japan, where they explore the culture and meet local people.

KETKY

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.

KETKIDS

Let's Go Luna!

Glocken Around the Clock/Good Knight

In Munich, Leo learns it takes a special kind of Glockenspiel to make baby Mathilda happy. Carmen and the others must rescue Honey from Neuschwanstein Castle in Munich.

Top

11:30 am ET 10:30 am CT

KET

Ask This Old House

Mauro demonstrates how to paint a metal door. Mark explains how to match mortar for repointing jobs. Tom teaches apprentice Austin how to make a variety of different wood joints.

KET2

GardenFit

Thinking Outside the Boxwoods

An enchanting garden in Middleburg, Virginia, features a surprising combination of botanical rooms.

KETKY

In Performance at the Governor's Mansion

Salute to American Music

A musical journey through American history, beginning with brass band music of the mid-1800s as performed by Saxton's Cornet Band. Pianist Ray Johnson of Louisville follows with a salute to America's music, jazz, paying special homage to Duke Ellington. The Juggernaut Jug Band winds up the evening with an eclectic mix of rousing tunes from the 1930s to contemporary times. A 2003 KET production.

KETKIDS

Curious George

The Big Picture/Juicy George

George and Steve paint an empty billboard with a picture to promote a book about endangered birds. George and the Man with the Yellow Hat get a juicer.

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afternoon

12:00 pm ET 11:00 am CT

KET

The Registry

This film explores the hidden history of the U.S. Army's Military Intelligence Service (MIS) during World War II.

KET2

Roadfood

Detroit, MI: Collard Greens / Soul Food

Collard greens, a soul food staple, tells the story of how African Americans have shaped the city of Detroit, one farm and one restaurant at a time.

KETKIDS

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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12:30 pm ET 11:30 am CT

KET2

Steven Raichlen's Project Fire

Influential Grilling

Recipes include wood-grilled chorizo with pickled onion, cheese and chimichurri; smoked lobster tacos with bacon tortillas; bacon apple crisp with whipped cream and caramel drizzle.

KETKY

At Leisure's Edge: A Journey Through Kentucky's Historic Black Parks

From 1942 to 1956, Kentucky city park systems were segregated by state mandate. This program takes a look at seven historically Black parks and explores how the African-American communities in Kentucky used the public spaces of parks to construct uplifting community identities despite segregation. Produced by Boyd Shearer with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.

KETKIDS

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am George Washington/I Am Susan B. Anthony

Yadina isn't sure how to be a good leader, so the kids go back and meet one of the greatest leaders in history: George Washington. The kids meet Susan B. Anthony, who always stood up for the rights of all people.

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now

1:00 pm ET 12:00 pm CT

KET

The Shot Felt 'Round the World: How the Polio Vaccine Saved the World

The story of how Dr. Jonas Salk and his colleagues developed a vaccine to end the polio epidemic is chronicled.

KET2

America's Test Kitchen

Quick Fish Dinners

Sauteed tilapia with chive-lemon miso butter and southern Italian-style poached fish are served.

KETKIDS

Molly of Denali

Cabbagezilla/Name Game

Trini's excited to enter Big Green, her giant cabbage, into the Alaska State Fair, but a suspicious moose keeps nibbling its leaves. Molly learns that only an elder can give you your Native name and getting one will require impressing the unimpressible Aunt Merna.

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1:30 pm ET 12:30 pm CT

KET2

Cook's Country

The Perfect Cake

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

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.

KETKIDS

Hero Elementary

Bouncing Ideas / Leaning Tower, No Pizza

The young heroes come to the aid of Rubberband Robbie, who is bouncing all over the school! Lucita flies to pick up pizza and accidentally causes a communication tower to fall over, knocking out all phone service.

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2:00 pm ET 1:00 pm CT

KET

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am Harriet Tubman

Xavier, Yadina, and Brad learn about courage and bravery when they meet Harriet Tubman, a woman who escapes slavery and risks her life to help others do the same.

KET2

DW in Good Shape - The Health Show

Healthy at All Sizes?

In some parts of Africa, South East Asia and Latin America, being overweight is considered beautiful. But in other parts of the world, thin is most definitely in.

KETKY

Connections with Renee Shaw

Dr. Lynne Saddler

Dr. Lynne Saddler, district director of health at the Northern Kentucky Health Department, talks about the heroin epidemic in Northern Kentucky. She discusses current community efforts and the impact of a syringe exchange program. Part of KET's "Inside Opioid Addiction" initiative, funded in part by a grant from the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.

KETKIDS

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

KET

Let's Go Luna!

What a T-Wreck!/The Way of the Gaucho

Andy helps a paleontologist in Argentina. Carmen wants to be a gaucho.

KET2

Crossing South

Baja Technology & Art

Tijuana Innovadora shows off innovation; El Mazateno tacos; Entijuanarte art expo.

KETKY

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.

KETKIDS

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Invisible Band/Best Pink Present

Pinkalicious persuades her friends to use their voices to become the Invisible Marching Band. It's Daddy's birthday and Pinkalicious doesn't have a present!

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The Kentucky Tonight logo in white on blue with a "Check Schedule" button.The Kentucky Tonight logo in white on blue with a "Check Schedule" button.

3:00 pm ET 2:00 pm CT

KET

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Sidewalk Art/Gnome at Home

While drawing with chalk, Pinkalicious tells her friends an epic story about Puddles the poodle and Splish-Splash the cat. Pinkalicious and Peter invite Norman the Gnome to watch over the plants inside their home.

KET2

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.

KETKIDS

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Star Light, Star Not So Bright/The Opera-Matic

Pinkalicious and Peter are excited when a star from the heart-shaped constellation lands in their backyard until it starts to dim.

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3:30 pm ET 2:30 pm CT

KET

Dinosaur Train

The Amazing Michelinoceras Brothers/Dads' Day Out

The Pteranodon family meet Max and Mitch Michelinoceras who put on a synchronized swimming show. Buddy, Tiny, and Mr. Pteranodon join Annie Tyrannosaurus and Leroy Lambeosaurus and their dads for a Dads' Day at the Big Pond.

KET2

Journeys in Japan

English-speaking visitors travel to Japan, where they explore the culture and meet local people.

KETKY

Kentucky Life

Stagecraft - Jecorey Arthur; Memorials; Beaumont Inn; Stand-Up Paddleboard

Students call him Mr. Arthur, his friends Jecorey, and his fans 1200 - this educator and rapper brings a love of classical music and a message of social justice to his hometown of Louisville; Kentucky Life remembers the heroes of 9/11 and the tragedy of Flight 5191; and the Beaumont Inn in Harrodsburg stands for community pride, Kentucky tradition, and six generations of family. Kentucky Life Moment: Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) at Jacobson Park in Lexington.

KETKIDS

Elinor Wonders Why

Burrowing Owl Girl; Olive's Tree

Elinor is reminded that nature is full of surprises when she visits her grandparents in the desert. Olive's friends are sad to see that her favorite tree in the forest has fallen over.

Top

4:00 pm ET 3:00 pm CT

KET

Clifford the Big Red Dog

All Grown Up/Picture This

Emily Elizabeth and Clifford decide to be "grown-ups" and do what they think adults do. Emily Elizabeth and her friends set out on a journey to help Samantha capture the essence of Birdwell Island via the perfect photo.

KET2

Legacy List with Matt Paxton

Our Adobe Home

A family in Taos, New Mexico calls on Matt and his team to help preserve their family legacy.

KETKY

Between the Rock and the Commonwealth

This film examines the tale of Indian Head Rock, a 6-ton boulder that resided in the Ohio River near South Shore, Kentucky, hidden below the water's surface for 87 years. In 2007 a team of Portsmouth, Ohio historians located the rock and removed it from the river with hopes that its rediscovery would celebrate the history of the region. To their surprise many Kentuckians felt as though the rock belonged to them, thus beginning a nationally played-out battle between the two states.

KETKIDS

Donkey Hodie

Growing the Ungrowdenia; Camp Buddy Buddy

After getting too much water, Donkey's new flower grows too big and disrupts her garden. The wind ruins Donkey and Panda's Camp Buddy Buddy plan.

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4:30 pm ET 3:30 pm CT

KET

Nature Cat

Have a Grape Day/The Glow Games

Squeeks leads the gang to the grape patch to pick grapes but finds it overtaken by weeds! Ronald challenges Nature Cat and his friends to compete in the Glow Games.

KETKIDS

Curious George

The Big Picture/Juicy George

George and Steve paint an empty billboard with a picture to promote a book about endangered birds. George and the Man with the Yellow Hat get a juicer.

Top

5:00 pm ET 4:00 pm CT

KET

Odd Squad

Soundcheck/Double Trouble

Olive and Otto must figure out how and why things are disappearing around town. Debbie from Debbie's Pizzeria has doubled... not once, but twice, creating four Debbies!

KET2

Roadfood

Detroit, MI: Collard Greens / Soul Food

Collard greens, a soul food staple, tells the story of how African Americans have shaped the city of Detroit, one farm and one restaurant at a time.

KETKY

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

Alma's Way

Too Corny/Alma Tags Along

Alma takes too much corn from the garden. Alma wants to tag along with Junior and Mami.

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5:30 pm ET 4:30 pm CT

KET

Arthur

Muffy Misses Out/Arthur Takes a Stand

Muffy worries that her friends don't need her anymore when they plan a bake sale without her. Arthur thinks Mrs. MacGrady is being treated unfairly and seeks guidance from Congressman John Lewis.

KET2

Steven Raichlen's Project Fire

Influential Grilling

Recipes include wood-grilled chorizo with pickled onion, cheese and chimichurri; smoked lobster tacos with bacon tortillas; bacon apple crisp with whipped cream and caramel drizzle.

KETKIDS

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am George Washington/I Am Susan B. Anthony

Yadina isn't sure how to be a good leader, so the kids go back and meet one of the greatest leaders in history: George Washington. The kids meet Susan B. Anthony, who always stood up for the rights of all people.

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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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America's Test Kitchen

Quick Fish Dinners

Sauteed tilapia with chive-lemon miso butter and southern Italian-style poached fish are served.

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Kentucky Tonight

Previewing Kentucky's 2022 Primary Election

Renee Shaw previews Kentucky's 2022 Primary Election with scheduled guests Colmon Elridge, chair of the Kentucky Democratic Party; Tres Watson, Republican strategist and founder of Capitol Reins PR; Morgan Eaves, former member of the Beshear administration and government relations professional and strategist; and Anne-Tyler Morgan, attorney and member of McBrayer PLLC.

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Molly of Denali

Cabbagezilla/Name Game

Trini's excited to enter Big Green, her giant cabbage, into the Alaska State Fair, but a suspicious moose keeps nibbling its leaves. Molly learns that only an elder can give you your Native name and getting one will require impressing the unimpressible Aunt Merna.

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BBC World News America

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Cook's Country

The Perfect Cake

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

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Hero Elementary

Bouncing Ideas / Leaning Tower, No Pizza

The young heroes come to the aid of Rubberband Robbie, who is bouncing all over the school! Lucita flies to pick up pizza and accidentally causes a communication tower to fall over, knocking out all phone service.

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KY Headlines

May 18, 2022

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PBS NewsHour

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Great Estates of Scotland

Dumfries

The Dumfries House boasts one of the largest collections of Chippendale furniture in the world. This once-neglected mansion was dramatically brought back to life and saved for the nation by HRH The Prince of Wales.

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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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Wild Kratts

Bugs or Monkeys?

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

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Our Kids

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

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Wild Kratts

Falcon City

The team challenges the Kratt brothers to find a Peregrine falcon in the city instead of the wild.

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KY Headlines

May 18, 2022

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Nature

Big Bend: The Wild Frontier of Texas

Explore the unspoiled beauty and wildlife of the Rio Grande's Big Bend, a protected borderland between the United States and Mexico.

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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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In Performance at the Governor's Mansion

Salute to American Music

A musical journey through American history, beginning with brass band music of the mid-1800s as performed by Saxton's Cornet Band. Pianist Ray Johnson of Louisville follows with a salute to America's music, jazz, paying special homage to Duke Ellington. The Juggernaut Jug Band winds up the evening with an eclectic mix of rousing tunes from the 1930s to contemporary times. A 2003 KET production.

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Odd Squad

The Sandwich Project/Wax on Wax Odd

When members of the Mobile Unit get turned into sandwiches, The Big O comes to the rescue. The Mobile Unit faces a series of odd challenges that only Orla knows how to stop.

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Odd Squad

No Ifs, Ands, or Robots/Worst First Day Ever

One of Oscar's Oscarbots malfunctions. Odd Squad agents share their "worst first day ever" stories.

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Nova

Why Ships Crash

Nova investigates the 2021 crash of the Ever Given container ship in the Suez Canal and its impact.

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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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At Leisure's Edge: A Journey Through Kentucky's Historic Black Parks

From 1942 to 1956, Kentucky city park systems were segregated by state mandate. This program takes a look at seven historically Black parks and explores how the African-American communities in Kentucky used the public spaces of parks to construct uplifting community identities despite segregation. Produced by Boyd Shearer with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.

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Arthur

I Wanna Hold Your Hand/Whistling in the Wind

During a shopping trip to the mall, Binky gets caught holding his mom's hand! If the Tibbles are supposed to be exactly the same, why can Tommy whistle while Timmy can't?

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Arthur

How the Cookie Crumbles/Sue Ellen's Little Sister

Muffy hits the jackpot when her cookies turn out to be a big hit. The only trouble is that the recipe isn't really hers. When Sue Ellen wishes she had a little sister, Arthur and Francine both offer to lend her theirs.

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Colombia - Wild and Free

Two Rivers

Explore the eastern region of Colombia, a land defined by the Orinoco and the Amazon rivers. Along the way, meet amazing wildlife, including jaguars, capybaras, anacondas, and pygmy marmosets.

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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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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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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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Connections with Renee Shaw

Dr. Lynne Saddler

Dr. Lynne Saddler, district director of health at the Northern Kentucky Health Department, talks about the heroin epidemic in Northern Kentucky. She discusses current community efforts and the impact of a syringe exchange program. Part of KET's "Inside Opioid Addiction" initiative, funded in part by a grant from the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.

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Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Invisible Band/Best Pink Present

Pinkalicious persuades her friends to use their voices to become the Invisible Marching Band. It's Daddy's birthday and Pinkalicious doesn't have a present!

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BBC World News

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Thou Shalt Not Kill

Season 3 - Episode Three

The body of a child is found in a field and quickly the finger points to the uncle. Meanwhile, Valeria has decided to take a break from everything. Will she gather her strength back?

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Jubilee

Sam Bush and Friends

Newgrass originator Sam Bush joins a variety of performers onstage at the 3rd annual International Newgrass Festival. A 2012 KET production.

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Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Star Light, Star Not So Bright/The Opera-Matic

Pinkalicious and Peter are excited when a star from the heart-shaped constellation lands in their backyard until it starts to dim.

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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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Elinor Wonders Why

Burrowing Owl Girl; Olive's Tree

Elinor is reminded that nature is full of surprises when she visits her grandparents in the desert. Olive's friends are sad to see that her favorite tree in the forest has fallen over.

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Amanpour and Company

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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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After Coal

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

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Donkey Hodie

Growing the Ungrowdenia; Camp Buddy Buddy

After getting too much water, Donkey's new flower grows too big and disrupts her garden. The wind ruins Donkey and Panda's Camp Buddy Buddy plan.

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