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Friday, May 20

early

12:00 am ET 11:00 pm CT

KET

Amanpour and Company

KET2

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.

KETKY

Belle Brezing and the Gilded Age of the Bluegrass

The story of Belle Brezing, the Lexington Madam who ran a Victorian era brothel, is explored. The film details Brezing's journey from hardscrabble youth to the Baroness of the Brothel, while becoming the nearly undeniable inspiration for Belle Watling from "Gone with the Wind."

KETKIDS

Donkey Hodie

Flying Flapjacks; Pickle Penguin Problem

Donkey wants to make Grampy a surprise birthday breakfast but none of her flapjacks will fly. Panda's toy pickle gets stuck between two rocks.

Top

12:30 am ET 11:30 pm CT

KETKIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Jodi's Lemonade Stand/Daniel Remembers What He Needs

Daniel and his friends set up a lemonade stand. Daniel repeats his checklist out loud so he remembers everything he needs for school.

Top

1:00 am ET 12:00 am CT

KET

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.

KET2

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.

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

Alma's Way

Cardboard Club; Alma Clues In

Alma and friends build a cardboard clubhouse. Alma solves the case of a missing piragua.

Top

1:30 am ET 12:30 am CT

KETKY

Kentucky Collectibles

Gibson Guitar; Elvis Presley Autograph; Antique Cars

Expert appraisers examine treasures including a 1940's Gibson guitar, a high school yearbook autographed by Elvis Presley, and a couple of antique cars with heartwarming family story behind them.

KETKIDS

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am Helen Keller/I Am Alexander Graham Bell

Xavier and his friends travel back it time to see how Helen Keller.learned to read and to speak. Brad takes his friends back in time to meet someone who worked his whole life to help people be heard: Alexander Graham Bell.

Top

2:00 am ET 1:00 am CT

KET

Nova

Why Ships Crash

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

KET2

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.

KETKY

Kentucky Muse

Joe Molinaro: Hands in Clay

Follow Kentucky ceramics artist Joe Molinaro as he works in his pottery studio, teaches students at Eastern Kentucky University, and studies indigenous pottery in South America. A 2010 KET production.

KETKIDS

Molly of Denali

The Night Manager/Not So Permafrost

Molly and Trini have trouble checking in the Sassy Ladies of Saskatoon when they arrive at the Trading Post a day early. Molly is determined to save the old clubhouse from sinking completely into the ground.

Top

2:30 am ET 1:30 am CT

KETKY

Kentucky Muse

Painting with Glass

This documentary by Seattle independent producer Marc C. Pingry follows the creation of Kentucky stained-glass artist Guy Kemper's large public art commission for a major light rail station in Seattle. From Kemper's Woodford County design studio to German fabrication plant visits, to the installation and opening, the process is followed from conception to completion.

KETKIDS

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!

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Chef Brian Leigh and the logo for The Great American Recipe.Chef Brian Leigh and the logo for The Great American Recipe.

3:00 am ET 2:00 am CT

KET

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.

KET2

Speaking Grief

The film explores why the pain of losing a loved one can be so difficult to understand and discuss.

KETKY

Distinguished Kentuckian

Father Ralph Beiting

A conversation with Father Ralph Beiting, a Roman Catholic priest and founder of the Christian Appalachian Project. Beiting began dreaming of helping people in Appalachia help themselves out of poverty in 1946 when, as a seminarian, he accompanied several priests on preaching trips to the mountains of Eastern Kentucky. A 1976 KET production.

KETKIDS

Wild Kratts

Koala Balloon

Martin and Chris help a koala stranded in the Australian Outback get back to his Eucalyptus forest.

Top

3:30 am ET 2:30 am CT

KETKIDS

Wild Kratts

Rainforest Stew

Chris and Martin go in search of an obscure tropical rainforest creature to add to their Life Lists.

Top

4:00 am ET 3:00 am CT

KET

Arctic Dance: The Mardy Murie Story

Harrison Ford narrates a look at the life of naturalist, adventurer and conservationist Mardy Murie.

KET2

Resilience: Hope Lives Here

How untreated and unresolved adverse childhood experiences, including abuse, neglect, divorce and other childhood trauma, may cause health problems in adulthood.

KETKY

Reel Visions: Spotlight on Kentucky Filmmakers

Films by Kris Rommel, Thom Southerland, and Natalie Baxter

In "Balance", a film by Louisville filmmaker Kris Rommel, two men find themselves trapped in a mysterious room where they reflect upon their lives. Also featured "Holidays" by Thom Southerland, and "Middle Ground" by Natalie Baxter.

KETKIDS

Odd Squad

Sample of New York/It's Not Easy Being Chill

The Mobile Unit reports to the New York City Odd Squad to help with a big problem. An agent-in-training visits the Mobile Unit.

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4:30 am ET 3:30 am CT

KETKY

Run That by Me Again

Kentucky vs. Holy Cross, 1948

Guests include Wallace "Wah Wah" Jones and Dale Barnstable. A 1977 KET production.

KETKIDS

Odd Squad

The Curious Case of Pirate-Itis/Oscar the Couch

Otto and Oscar try to stop Olive from turning into a pirate. Oscar turns himself into a couch.

Top

5:00 am ET 4:00 am CT

KET

Magnificent Beast

The film searches for the ancient roots of the "pig taboo" and explores the centuries-long relationship between humans and pigs.

KET2

Turning The Tide

Innovative engineering techniques to help address Louisiana's coastal erosion crisis are examined.

KETKY

The Story of McConnell Springs

This documentary explores the complex geological and hydrological nature of McConnell Springs, the spot where Lexington was founded. In June 1775, a party of explorers was camped there when they learned of the first victory by Americans in the Revolution. They promptly named their camp in honor of Lexington, Massachusetts. Today, McConnell Springs is a city park that offers passive recreation amid natural beauty. A production of Michael Breeding MEDIA.

KETKIDS

Arthur

Fifteen - Parts I & II

George gets his shot to win big bucks for his school on the radio show "15 minutes of Fame."

Top

5:30 am ET 4:30 am CT

KETKY

Connections with Renee Shaw

Jason Merrick

Jason Merrick, director of inmate addiction services at the Kenton County Detention Center, discusses the inmate drug and alcohol treatment program he launched consisting of counseling sessions, time for inmates to pursue their GED certificates, and attend 12-step programs. Part of KET's "Inside Opioid Addiction" initiative, funded in part by a grant from the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.

KETKIDS

Arthur

D.W.'s Name Game/Finders Key-pers

The name-calling contest between Arthur and D.W. improves their vocabularies, but gets a little out of control. Arthur, Brain, and Binky find a mysterious key and argue over who gets to keep whatever it goes to-even though they don't know what that is.

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morning

6:00 am ET 5:00 am CT

KET

Body Electric

Low-impact exercises.

KET2

Amanpour and Company

KETKY

WoodSongs

Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley and Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams

Acoustic duo Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley perform and Larry Cambell and Teresa Williams appear.

KETKIDS

The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!

Babies/Fast

The kids learn about carrying babies from Wilma the spider, Dilly the crocodile, and Coco the Koala. The kids meet Perry the Peregrine Falcon, the fastest creature in the world.

Top

6:30 am ET 5:30 am CT

KET

Yoga in Practice

Breathing Into Awareness

Learn how to align the general foundation of a pose to create overall steadiness and focus.

KETKIDS

Ready Jet Go!

Endless Summer/Jet Shrinks the Kids

Jet flies from the Northern Hemisphere to the Southern Hemisphere to experience holidays in winter and summer on the same day. Jet and friends use a shrink-ray to become small like Mindy.

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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

Spring Carnival/Tooey's Hole-i-day Sweater

Molly and Tooey find a way for Auntie Midge to get around in the snow so she can attend the Spring Carnival. Luka accidentally takes a bite out of Tooey's Christmas sweater knit by his Grandma Elizabeth.

KET2

NHK Newsline

KETKY

Bywords

Eliza Mabry

Eliza Mabry of the U.S. Department of the Interior discusses the National Agricultural Land Study and issues connected with land preservation. A 1980 KET production.

KETKIDS

Peg + Cat

Another Train Problem/The Odd Sea

Albert Einstein's prize is missing and the clues point to everyone aboard the Peg + Cat Express! Peg and Cat help the great Odysseus navigate the odd beasts and odd numbers of the Odd Sea.

Top

7:30 am ET 6:30 am CT

KET

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.

KET2

Sit and Be Fit

Mobility and Balance

This episode highlights a variety of exercises to improve balance and concludes with stroking.

KETKY

Black in Appalachia

Through research, local narratives, public engagement, and exhibition, learn about a project that showcases the contributions of the Black communities of the Mountain South.

KETKIDS

Super Why!

The Ugly Duckling

Princess Pea's twirls are falling flat, and her dance recital is fast approaching. The Super Readers soar into the story of the Ugly Duckling, who's having just as much trouble trying to swim. With a little hard work, the Ugly Duckling hits his stride, and Princess Pea learns that practice makes perfect.

Top

8:00 am ET 7:00 am CT

KET

Hero Elementary

Super Summertime / Snowy Journey

The team takes Fur Blur to see a veterinarian, but it is a challenge to get there through the snow. Sparks' Crew works together to devise solutions for adapting different activities to seasonal changes.

KET2

Body Electric

Low-impact exercises.

KETKIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel's Grr-ific Grandpere/Making Mozies with Nana

Daniel Tiger spends the whole day with his grandpa, riding on a boat and relaxing on the shore. Daniel Tiger spends the day with Jodi and her Nana baking sweet treats and coloring.

Top

8:30 am ET 7:30 am CT

KET

Alma's Way

Steggie Rescue/Alma Hits the Right Note

Alma, Eddie and Junior play a late-night game with Steggie. Alma decides she wants to play piano.

KET2

Workplace Essential Skills

Orientation

An introduction to the series and its accompanying workbooks.

KETKY

Belle Brezing and the Gilded Age of the Bluegrass

The story of Belle Brezing, the Lexington Madam who ran a Victorian era brothel, is explored. The film details Brezing's journey from hardscrabble youth to the Baroness of the Brothel, while becoming the nearly undeniable inspiration for Belle Watling from "Gone with the Wind."

KETKIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel Follows the Rules at the Pool/Daniel's First Swim Class

After Daniel runs and slips, he remembers the rules and stays safe playing at the pool. Daniel is a little nervous to put his face in the water at his first swim class.

Top

9:00 am ET 8:00 am CT

KET

Curious George

Unbalanced/Curious George vs. Winter

A performance by the Amazing Balancing Zucchinis convinces George that there's nothing he wants more in life than to be an acrobat. Later, with winter closing in, he wonders how he'll survive without all the fun summertime activities he loves.

KET2

Beads, Baubles & Jewels

Unexpected

Gay Isber makes an embellished crown using clay and embedded gems, perfect for cosplay or dress up. Lindsey Burke combines leather and seed beads.

KETKIDS

Sesame Street

Cinderella's Clockworks

Cinderella's clock is broken but she needs to tell time for the ball. Cinderella, Nina, Abby and Rudy wonder what tool they can use to tighten its loose nut.

Top

9:30 am ET 8:30 am CT

KET

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.

KET2

Knit and Crochet Now

Asymmetrical Shawls

Rohn Strong works on the Pristine Knit Shawl featuring an abundance of lace stitches. Lee Sartori crochets the stunning Elixir Shawl.

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

Elinor Wonders Why

Frozen Fish; Pirate Treasure

After the lake freezes over, Elinor and her friends want to know what happens to fish during winter. When the kids forget where they buried their treasure, Philbert the Squirrel teaches the kids about landmarks and how to use them.

Top

10:00 am ET 9:00 am CT

KET

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel's Allergy/Allergies at School

Daniel learns he is allergic to peaches. Doctor Anna tells Daniel how he can take care of himself. Teacher Harriet and Daniel's friends take care of Daniel by helping him avoid peaches.

KET2

Wild Travels

Featuring the Pierogi Fest in Whiting, Indiana; Lambert's Cafe in Alabama; Tombstone Arizona's Bird Cage Theater; National Wildlife Property Repository; and Unicycle Football game in San Marcos.

KETKY

Kentucky Collectibles

Gibson Guitar; Elvis Presley Autograph; Antique Cars

Expert appraisers examine treasures including a 1940's Gibson guitar, a high school yearbook autographed by Elvis Presley, and a couple of antique cars with heartwarming family story behind them.

KETKIDS

Clifford the Big Red Dog

The Spectacle Spectacular/The New Babysitter

Emily Elizabeth and the others convince Anthony that it's cool to wear his prescription glasses. Emily Elizabeth and Clifford have fun with a substitute babysitter.

Top

10:30 am ET 9:30 am CT

KET

Donkey Hodie

The Waiting Game; Planet Purple Party

Donkey must wait for all her pals to get together before she can open a big present. Panda throws a party on Planet Purple to celebrate his mom's birthday.

KET2

Curious Traveler

Curious Vienna

Learn who the Habsburgs were, Maria Theresa, Franz Joseph and Sisi, and how they shaped Vienna.

KETKY

Kentucky Muse

Joe Molinaro: Hands in Clay

Follow Kentucky ceramics artist Joe Molinaro as he works in his pottery studio, teaches students at Eastern Kentucky University, and studies indigenous pottery in South America. A 2010 KET production.

KETKIDS

Dinosaur Train

Haunted Roundhouse/Big Pond Pumpkin Patch

Dad takes the kids on a special Night Train to Troodon Town, where the Troodons have decorated their Roundhouse into a "haunted house" for a spooky party. The kids end up meeting a strange new nocturnal creature - a mammal named Vlad Volaticotherium. The Pteranodon family learns more about the customs of their neighbors, the Lambeosaurus family, when they are invited to accompany them to the Big Pond to celebrate "Gourd Day" - a kind of Mesozoic Halloween.

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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

KET

Rick Steves' Europe

England's Bath and York

Rick explores Roman hot springs, cruises quiet canals, marvels at England's finest Gothic church, and gets a surprising dose of Viking history while enjoying some urban delights.

KET2

Tennessee Wild Side

Tennessee Treasure; Mussels; Fishing from a Kayak; Southeastern Peak

A little flock has come to the rescue of a Tennessee treasure, how states are working together to build up mussels in the Elk River, fishing from a kayak, and protecting a spectacular Southeastern peak.

KETKY

Kentucky Muse

Painting with Glass

This documentary by Seattle independent producer Marc C. Pingry follows the creation of Kentucky stained-glass artist Guy Kemper's large public art commission for a major light rail station in Seattle. From Kemper's Woodford County design studio to German fabrication plant visits, to the installation and opening, the process is followed from conception to completion.

KETKIDS

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.

Top

11:30 am ET 10:30 am CT

KET

Ask This Old House

Paint Stripping, Fridge Hookup

Mauro shows a homeowner the safe way to strip paint. Tom explains basic chiseling techniques. Richard helps a special homeowner hook up a refrigerator with an icemaker.

KET2

America's Heartland

Take to the range in Wyoming where goats are essential to a cattle ranching operation.

KETKY

Distinguished Kentuckian

Father Ralph Beiting

A conversation with Father Ralph Beiting, a Roman Catholic priest and founder of the Christian Appalachian Project. Beiting began dreaming of helping people in Appalachia help themselves out of poverty in 1946 when, as a seminarian, he accompanied several priests on preaching trips to the mountains of Eastern Kentucky. A 1976 KET production.

KETKIDS

Curious George

Curious George's Amazon Adventure/Monkey Senses

George and the Man with the Yellow Hat make a movie about plants and animals in the rainforest. George, Gnocchi, Hundley, and Bill get stuck in the back of a delivery truck.

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afternoon

12:00 pm ET 11:00 am CT

KET

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.

KET2

Christina Cooks: Back to the Cutting Board

The Macroterranean Way

Recipes include crostini with black kale and agrodolce shallots; orecchiette with cauliflower, pine nuts and raisins; fregola salad with zucchini.

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.

Top

12:30 pm ET 11:30 am CT

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

Map Dot Kentucky

This film documents the history of travel blogger and Bowling Green resident, Cory Ramsey. Ramsey, during a layoff from his job, began taking hiking trips to Kentucky state parks, which eventually turned into a decision to document every county in the state.

KETKIDS

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

We Are the Wright Brothers/We Are the Bronte Sisters

Despite all the cracked eggs, the Wright Brothers encourage Xavier and Yadina to continue their egg drop experiment. The Bronte Sisters help Brad overcome writer's block.

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now

1:00 pm ET 12:00 pm CT

KET

Finding Your Roots

Freedom Tales

Actor S. Epatha Merkerson and athlete and television personality Michael Strahan discover stories that challenge assumptions about Black history.

KET2

Lidia's Kitchen

Breakfast at Lidia's

Lidia prepares fried potatoes with sausage & eggs - a one-skillet breakfast wonder. She makes a breakfast risotto featuring bacon, egg and cheese.

KETKY

Run That by Me Again

Kentucky vs. Holy Cross, 1948

Guests include Wallace "Wah Wah" Jones and Dale Barnstable. A 1977 KET production.

KETKIDS

Molly of Denali

First Fish/A-maze-ing Snow

Molly must put her knowledge of the salmon life cycle to the test to catch her first fish. Trini gets lost in a giant maze of snow.

Top

1:30 pm ET 12:30 pm CT

KET2

To Dine For with Kate Sullivan

Beth Moore - Author and Bible Teacher. Location: Houston, TX

Beth Moore is an author and Bible teacher who is a leading speaker in evangelical America today.

KETKY

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.

KETKIDS

Hero Elementary

Hero Hit Parade / Trouble at the Pet Wash

When a big parade balloon gets loose and flies through Citytown, the heroes try to get it back. Sparks' Crew searches for a young boy's missing dog.

Top

2:00 pm ET 1:00 pm CT

KET

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am Confucius; I Am Sacagawea

Xavier and Yadina overcome a sibling spat with the help of Confucius. Sacagawea helps Xavier and Brad realize that just because Yadina is younger, she can do more than they think.

KET2

Fit N Delicious

Lean People. Lead Lean Lives!

Lean strategies; baked lemon chicken recipe; working abs while standing; achieving the balance between weight loss results vs. commitments; toning and walking all at once; a recipe for roasted cauliflower.

KETKY

Connections with Renee Shaw

Jason Merrick

Jason Merrick, director of inmate addiction services at the Kenton County Detention Center, discusses the inmate drug and alcohol treatment program he launched consisting of counseling sessions, time for inmates to pursue their GED certificates, and attend 12-step programs. Part of KET's "Inside Opioid Addiction" initiative, funded in part by a grant from the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.

KETKIDS

Cyberchase

A Recipe for Chaos

A popular new restaurant in Castleblanca serves delicious meals, but all the residents have become cranky and tired. The CyberSquad quickly learns the restaurant's food is unhealthy, and Hacker is behind it all. To get Hacker to stop making his unhealthy food, Digit challenges him to a cook-off.

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2:30 pm ET 1:30 pm CT

KET

Let's Go Luna!

Gaja's Birthday; Kabaddi

Fabuloso faces his worst nightmare when he has to take the kids to a birthday party. Andy learns about the old sport kabaddi.

KET2

Wild Travels

Featuring the Pierogi Fest in Whiting, Indiana; Lambert's Cafe in Alabama; Tombstone Arizona's Bird Cage Theater; National Wildlife Property Repository; and Unicycle Football game in San Marcos.

KETKY

WoodSongs

Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley and Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams

Acoustic duo Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley perform and Larry Cambell and Teresa Williams appear.

KETKIDS

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Slumber Party/Puptastic

Pinkalicious and her friends imagine a friendly pink dragon during a Princess of Pink slumber party. Pinkalicious is excited when the Plums let her puppy-sit Pinky, their cute but nervous poodle.

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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 pm ET 2:00 pm CT

KET

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Don't Wake Norman/Pinkasaurus

Pinkalicious and Peter work on acting like gnomes so they can guard the garden as Norman sleeps. Rafael's dog Rusty digs up a pink bone! What animal could it belong to?

KET2

Curious Traveler

Curious Vienna

Learn who the Habsburgs were, Maria Theresa, Franz Joseph and Sisi, and how they shaped Vienna.

KETKIDS

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Peter's Portrait/Pink Peepers

Pinkalicious sets out to draw Peter's Portrait but quickly discovers this is no easy task. Pinkalicious is enchanted by the singing of the Pink Peepers and invites them to move in with her.

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3:30 pm ET 2:30 pm CT

KET

Dinosaur Train

Junior Conductor Jamboree/Troodon Train Day

The kids ride the Dinosaur Train from one end of the line to the other, through all three Time Periods. Buddy and Tiny help King Cryolophosaurus overcome his stage fright before a concert.

KET2

Tennessee Wild Side

Tennessee Treasure; Mussels; Fishing from a Kayak; Southeastern Peak

A little flock has come to the rescue of a Tennessee treasure, how states are working together to build up mussels in the Elk River, fishing from a kayak, and protecting a spectacular Southeastern peak.

KETKY

Kentucky Life

Kids Quilting; Bengals Training Camp; Navajo Flute Maker/Player-Fred Keams; Game Designer-Kerry Breitenstein; Kentucky Castle

Young hands learn an old craft and put their quilts on display in Jeffersontown; "Kentucky Life" remembers when the Cincinnati Bengals held its training camp at Georgetown College; Fred Keams celebrates his Native American heritage by making and playing flutes; and Kerry Breitenstein designs "killer" board games in northern Kentucky. "Kentucky Life" Moment: The Kentucky Castle in Versailles.

KETKIDS

Elinor Wonders Why

Frozen Fish; Pirate Treasure

After the lake freezes over, Elinor and her friends want to know what happens to fish during winter. When the kids forget where they buried their treasure, Philbert the Squirrel teaches the kids about landmarks and how to use them.

Top

4:00 pm ET 3:00 pm CT

KET

Clifford the Big Red Dog

Making Lemonade Out of Lemons/The Watering Hole

With the help of Jack's soccer expertise, the team figures out a "game plan" to run a lemonade stand. Emily Elizabeth and Clifford pretend to be animals with their friends and visit the "watering hole."

KET2

This Old House

Saratoga Springs | Secret Gardens

The old 170-year-old basement is getting an addition with ICFs, a new slab, and a concrete bulkhead staircase, but first the radon gas must be addressed.

KETKY

Black in Appalachia

Through research, local narratives, public engagement, and exhibition, learn about a project that showcases the contributions of the Black communities of the Mountain South.

KETKIDS

Donkey Hodie

Good Dog School/Panda Hodie

Bob Dog is nervous about his Good Dog School graduation. Donkey helps Panda find his lost Super Porcupine puppet.

Top

4:30 pm ET 3:30 pm CT

KET

Nature Cat

Secrets of the Old Prairie/A Sticky Sweet Tree Treat

Nature Cat and his friends explore the six secrets of the prairie. The gang learns how to turn sap into syrup for the Pancake Party Picnic.

KET2

Ask This Old House

Replacing a Toilet Seat, Full Mortise Lockset Repair

Richard shows how to replace a toilet seat and Jenn Largesse builds a pergola for her backyard. Nathan repairs a century-old full mortise lockset.

KETKIDS

Curious George

Curious George's Amazon Adventure/Monkey Senses

George and the Man with the Yellow Hat make a movie about plants and animals in the rainforest. George, Gnocchi, Hundley, and Bill get stuck in the back of a delivery truck.

Top

5:00 pm ET 4:00 pm CT

KET

Odd Squad

O Is Not for Over

Olive and Otto face their biggest challenge yet!

KET2

Christina Cooks: Back to the Cutting Board

The Macroterranean Way

Recipes include crostini with black kale and agrodolce shallots; orecchiette with cauliflower, pine nuts and raisins; fregola salad with zucchini.

KETKY

Belle Brezing and the Gilded Age of the Bluegrass

The story of Belle Brezing, the Lexington Madam who ran a Victorian era brothel, is explored. The film details Brezing's journey from hardscrabble youth to the Baroness of the Brothel, while becoming the nearly undeniable inspiration for Belle Watling from "Gone with the Wind."

KETKIDS

Alma's Way

Steggie Rescue/Alma Hits the Right Note

Alma, Eddie and Junior play a late-night game with Steggie. Alma decides she wants to play piano.

Top

5:30 pm ET 4:30 pm CT

KET

Arthur

Take a Hike, Molly/Slink's Special Talent

Molly makes a few mistakes and has to apologize but she refuses to! Rattles takes over Slink's paper route. Slink is determined to prove himself and earn his job back.

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

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

We Are the Wright Brothers/We Are the Bronte Sisters

Despite all the cracked eggs, the Wright Brothers encourage Xavier and Yadina to continue their egg drop experiment. The Bronte Sisters help Brad overcome writer's block.

Top

6:00 pm ET 5:00 pm CT

KET

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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Lidia's Kitchen

Breakfast at Lidia's

Lidia prepares fried potatoes with sausage & eggs - a one-skillet breakfast wonder. She makes a breakfast risotto featuring bacon, egg and cheese.

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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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Molly of Denali

First Fish/A-maze-ing Snow

Molly must put her knowledge of the salmon life cycle to the test to catch her first fish. Trini gets lost in a giant maze of snow.

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BBC World News America

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To Dine For with Kate Sullivan

Beth Moore - Author and Bible Teacher. Location: Houston, TX

Beth Moore is an author and Bible teacher who is a leading speaker in evangelical America today.

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Kentucky Collectibles

Gibson Guitar; Elvis Presley Autograph; Antique Cars

Expert appraisers examine treasures including a 1940's Gibson guitar, a high school yearbook autographed by Elvis Presley, and a couple of antique cars with heartwarming family story behind them.

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Hero Elementary

Hero Hit Parade / Trouble at the Pet Wash

When a big parade balloon gets loose and flies through Citytown, the heroes try to get it back. Sparks' Crew searches for a young boy's missing dog.

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KY Headlines

May 20, 2022

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PBS NewsHour

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Finding Your Roots

Freedom Tales

Actor S. Epatha Merkerson and athlete and television personality Michael Strahan discover stories that challenge assumptions about Black history.

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Kentucky Muse

Joe Molinaro: Hands in Clay

Follow Kentucky ceramics artist Joe Molinaro as he works in his pottery studio, teaches students at Eastern Kentucky University, and studies indigenous pottery in South America. A 2010 KET production.

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Cyberchase

Traffic Trouble

The Dingerville Dragons search for an alternative way to get around traffic so they can get to the field to practice.

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Kentucky Muse

Painting with Glass

This documentary by Seattle independent producer Marc C. Pingry follows the creation of Kentucky stained-glass artist Guy Kemper's large public art commission for a major light rail station in Seattle. From Kemper's Woodford County design studio to German fabrication plant visits, to the installation and opening, the process is followed from conception to completion.

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Cyberchase

A Garden Is Born

Judge Trudy's prized Prickly Peach Cacti goes missing. Buzz and Delete build their own garden.

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KY Headlines

May 20, 2022

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Comment on Kentucky

May 20, 2022

Bill Bryant and journalists discuss the news of the week. Scheduled guests: Beth Musgrave, Lexington Herald-Leader; Joe Ragusa, Spectrum News 1; and Joe Sonka, Louisville Courier Journal.

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Doc Martin

Old Dogs

Dr. Martin Ellingham is still as clumsy as ever when it comes to forming relationships with the opposite sex. Just when things were beginning to look rosily romantic between him and pretty school teacher Louisa Glasson, he makes a terrible faux pas.

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Distinguished Kentuckian

Father Ralph Beiting

A conversation with Father Ralph Beiting, a Roman Catholic priest and founder of the Christian Appalachian Project. Beiting began dreaming of helping people in Appalachia help themselves out of poverty in 1946 when, as a seminarian, he accompanied several priests on preaching trips to the mountains of Eastern Kentucky. A 1976 KET production.

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Cyberchase

Missing Bats in Sensible Flats

The team visits the desert to investigate why cactus plants are not bearing any apple cactus fruit. Brigit thinks she knows - not enough bats have come to pollinate the cactus flowers.

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Washington Week

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Journey of a Thousand Food Miles

Digit must make a meal that's out-of-this-world for Castleblanca's most famous food critic.

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Great Performances

Merry Wives

Experience Shakespeare's comedic masterpiece from the Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park set in South Harlem that tells the story of trickster Falstaff and the wily wives who outwit him.

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Movie Classics

Chariots of Fire

Two determined young runners from different religious backgrounds train for the 1924 Paris Olympics. Starring Ben Cross and Ian Charleson (1981).

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Reel Visions: Spotlight on Kentucky Filmmakers

Films by Kris Rommel, Thom Southerland, and Natalie Baxter

In "Balance", a film by Louisville filmmaker Kris Rommel, two men find themselves trapped in a mysterious room where they reflect upon their lives. Also featured "Holidays" by Thom Southerland, and "Middle Ground" by Natalie Baxter.

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Cyberchase: Space Waste Odyssey

With Motherboard down, the Cybersquad must rely on their quick problem-solving skills, a perilous journey through space, and help from citizen scientists to get to the bottom of the trash trouble and protect Control Central. Can they save Motherboard - and all of Cyberspace - before it's too late?

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9:30 pm ET 8:30 pm CT

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Run That by Me Again

Kentucky vs. Holy Cross, 1948

Guests include Wallace "Wah Wah" Jones and Dale Barnstable. A 1977 KET production.

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10:00 pm ET 9:00 pm CT

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Comment on Kentucky

May 20, 2022

Bill Bryant and journalists discuss the news of the week. Scheduled guests: Beth Musgrave, Lexington Herald-Leader; Joe Ragusa, Spectrum News 1; and Joe Sonka, Louisville Courier Journal.

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Cyberchase

A Recipe for Chaos

A popular new restaurant in Castleblanca serves delicious meals, but all the residents have become cranky and tired. The CyberSquad quickly learns the restaurant's food is unhealthy, and Hacker is behind it all. To get Hacker to stop making his unhealthy food, Digit challenges him to a cook-off.

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Connections with Renee Shaw

Jason Merrick

Jason Merrick, director of inmate addiction services at the Kenton County Detention Center, discusses the inmate drug and alcohol treatment program he launched consisting of counseling sessions, time for inmates to pursue their GED certificates, and attend 12-step programs. 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

Slumber Party/Puptastic

Pinkalicious and her friends imagine a friendly pink dragon during a Princess of Pink slumber party. Pinkalicious is excited when the Plums let her puppy-sit Pinky, their cute but nervous poodle.

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BBC World News

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WoodSongs

Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley and Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams

Acoustic duo Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley perform and Larry Cambell and Teresa Williams appear.

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Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Peter's Portrait/Pink Peepers

Pinkalicious sets out to draw Peter's Portrait but quickly discovers this is no easy task. Pinkalicious is enchanted by the singing of the Pink Peepers and invites them to move in with her.

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Comment on Kentucky

May 20, 2022

Bill Bryant and journalists discuss the news of the week. Scheduled guests: Beth Musgrave, Lexington Herald-Leader; Joe Ragusa, Spectrum News 1; and Joe Sonka, Louisville Courier Journal.

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11:30 pm ET 10:30 pm 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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Elinor Wonders Why

Frozen Fish; Pirate Treasure

After the lake freezes over, Elinor and her friends want to know what happens to fish during winter. When the kids forget where they buried their treasure, Philbert the Squirrel teaches the kids about landmarks and how to use them.

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The Chavis Chronicles

Shawn Rochester and Robin Watkins, founders of Minority Equality Opportunities Acquisition Inc. (MEOA), the first minority-led special purpose acquisitions company traded on NASDAQ.

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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

Saratoga Springs | Secret Gardens

The old 170-year-old basement is getting an addition with ICFs, a new slab, and a concrete bulkhead staircase, but first the radon gas must be addressed.

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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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Donkey Hodie

Good Dog School/Panda Hodie

Bob Dog is nervous about his Good Dog School graduation. Donkey helps Panda find his lost Super Porcupine puppet.

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