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Vermont PBS Plus - Program Schedule | August 2019

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Thursday | August 1
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Outdoor Journal "Dog Sledding, Timber Rattlers, Wenlock WMA" (R)
Protecting Vermont's timber rattlers; spruce grouse habitat in the Wenlock WMA; Sacred Hunters hope to teach values through hunting and fishing.
 
  8:30PM  Rural Free Delivery "Lilacs/Dowsing/Well Building/Pond Building" (R)
Planting and preserving lilacs, a visit to the annual convention of the American Society of Dowsers, well building and pond construction. (CC)
 
  9:00PM  Points North Classics "Physics War/Randall"
A look at the Physics War, an exercise in multidisciplinary learning at Mount Abraham High School in Bristol, Vt., and an interview with author and historian Willard Randall of Burlington.
 
  9:30PM  Guest Of The House "Ellen Powell Quartet" (R)
The smooth sound of jazz is featured in this program with Burlington's Ellen Powell Quartet. Songs include "Sweet georgia bright," "Someday My Prince Will Come," "The Night Has a Thousand Eyes," and ...
 
10:00PM  Crossroads "The Conservators"
A visit to the Marotti Conservation Labratory to follow their work in preserving and repairing old papers and parchments.
 
10:30PM  The Local Motive "The Consumer" (R)
Episode five looks at how consumers arrive at the decision to eat local, and how to shift the conversation away from price and toward the benefits of making that buying decision.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/2 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Nova "The Planets: Jupiter" (Also 8/2 8AM, 8/2 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Blue Sky Metropolis "Wings" (Also 8/2 9AM, 8/2 3PM, 8/5 4AM, 8/6 5AM, 8/6 11AM)
 
  2:00AM  Ancient Skies "Finding The Center" (Also 8/2 10AM, 8/2 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Local USA "Finding America II" (R) (Also 8/2 11AM)
 
  5:30AM  Stories From The Stage "Fresh Start" (R) (Also 8/2 11:30AM)
 

Friday | August 2
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Made Here "Talking To The Wall: The Story Of An American Barg"
Two New England towns make decisions on whether to allow Wal-Mart to build a store. (Also 8/19 10PM)
 
  9:00PM  Made Here "Meet The Makers"
The Vermont Food Venture Center profiles local farm and food entrepreneurs.
 
  9:30PM  Made Here "Maker"
Portraits of eight different individuals who are current or past members of the Generator Maker Space in Burlington, VT. (Also 8/26 10:30PM)
 
10:00PM  The Art Of Luigi Lucioni
An on the scene visit with the outstanding American painter Luigi Lucioni, filmed in 1969 at his VT home.
 
10:30PM  A Day In Vermont With Artist Peter Huntoon "Plymouth, Rutland, Manchester And Chittenden" (R)
A visit to the Calvin Coolidge Homestead in Plymouth, painting Spartan Arena in Rutland, at the Epoch Gallery in Manchester and Lefferts Pond in Chittenden.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/3 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Ireland's Wild Coast (R) (Also 8/3 8AM, 8/3 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Ireland's Wild Coast (R) (Also 8/3 9AM, 8/3 3PM)
 
  2:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Love" (R) (Also 8/3 10AM, 8/3 4PM, 8/7 5AM, 8/7 11AM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Alzheimer's: The Caregiver's Perspective (R) (Also 8/4 10AM)
 

Saturday | August 3
 
  6:00AM  Second Opinion "Lead Poisoning" (R) (Also 8/3 11:30AM)
 
  6:30AM  Consuelo Mack Wealthtrack "Next Generation Income Investing" (Also 8/3 11AM)
 
  7:00AM  To The Contrary With Bonnie Erbe (Also 8/4 6:30AM, 8/4 2PM, 8/7 1PM)
 
  7:30AM  Washington Week (Also 8/4 7AM)
 
  8:00AM  Ireland's Wild Coast (R) (Also 8/3 2PM)
 
  9:00AM  Ireland's Wild Coast (R) (Also 8/3 3PM)
 
10:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Love" (R) (Also 8/3 4PM, 8/7 5AM, 8/7 11AM)
 
11:00AM  Consuelo Mack Wealthtrack "Next Generation Income Investing"
 
11:30AM  Second Opinion "Lead Poisoning" (R)
 
12:00PM  POV "Inventing Tomorrow" (Also 8/3 8PM)
 
  1:30PM  Reel South "Lumpkin, Ga" (R)
In a fading Georgia town, a community recalls its dark past and faces a grim present.
 
  2:00PM  Ireland's Wild Coast (R)
Wildlife cameraman Colin Stafford-Johnson takes an odyssey along Ireland's rugged Atlantic coast.
 
  3:00PM  Ireland's Wild Coast (R)
The wildlife and mountains around Clew Bay, Donegal and the coast of Northern Ireland are explored.
 
  4:00PM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Love" (R)
The rarely seen emotions of animals are explored. Wild Dogs, elephants and monkeys are featured. (Also 8/7 5AM, 8/7 11AM)
 
  5:00PM  History Detectives (R)
A propeller from a World War II drone and a wooden club that may be Teddy Roosevelt's are examined.
 
  6:00PM  Jamestown
The Sharrows look for a way out of a compromising situation which Alice accidentally makes worse.
 
  7:00PM  The Greeks "Chasing Greatness" (R)
Ancient Greece's legacy is invoked in Athens and at the steps of the US Supreme Court.
 
  8:00PM  POV "Inventing Tomorrow"
Teenage innovators prepare for the world's largest convening of high school scientists.
 
  9:30PM  Guided (R)
A profile of the gentle spirit of Maine wilderness guide Ray Reitze.
 
10:00PM  America Reframed "Care" (R)
90% of Americans want to age at home, but many of them have to rely on paid care workers because their families can't provide the support they need. Told through the stories of both care workers and ... (Also 8/4 3AM, 8/4 9AM)
 
11:00PM  Made Here "Art & Spirit"
Go inside the studios of painter, Harold Garde. The thoughts shared by the 91 year old painter offer insight into a fulfilling and successful life. (Also 8/6 9:30PM)
 
12:00AM  Great Yellowstone Thaw (R)
 
  1:00AM  Great Yellowstone Thaw (R)
 
  2:00AM  Great Yellowstone Thaw (R)
 
  3:00AM  America Reframed "Care" (R) (Also 8/4 9AM)
 
  4:00AM  Charlottesville
 

Sunday | August 4
 
  6:00AM  On Story "A Conversation With Dana Gould" (Also 8/4 4:30PM)
 
  6:30AM  To The Contrary With Bonnie Erbe (Also 8/4 2PM, 8/7 1PM)
 
  7:00AM  Washington Week
 
  7:30AM  The Open Mind "The Story Of Climate" (Also 8/4 3PM, 8/5 1:30PM)
 
  8:00AM  Dw Focus On Europe (Also 8/4 3:30PM)
 
  8:30AM  Dw Global 3000 (Also 8/4 4PM)
 
  9:00AM  America Reframed "Care" (R)
 
10:00AM  Alzheimer's: The Caregiver's Perspective (R)
 
11:00AM  Between The Lines With Barry Kibrick "Barry Kibrick - Let The Old Ways Die" (Also 8/11 11:30AM)
 
11:30AM  Between The Lines With Barry Kibrick "Leonard Maltin - Hooked On Hollywood" (R)
 
12:00PM  Articulate With Jim Cotter "The Outsiders" (R)
 
12:30PM  Colorado Experience "Fannie Mae Duncan"
 
  1:30PM  Start Up "Shire Post Mint / Springdale, Ar" (R)
Knife maker Tom Maringer of Shire Post Mint used his metalworking skills to start engraving coins.
 
  2:00PM  To The Contrary With Bonnie Erbe
This weekly news analysis program is the only woman-centered national news/talk show on television. Dedicated to the premise that women of all ethnic backgrounds and political persuasions are an ... (Also 8/7 1PM)
 
  2:30PM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
Join author, activist and political commentator Margaret Hoover for a public affairs talk show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas among the brightest minds and freshest voices from ...
 
  3:00PM  The Open Mind "The Story Of Climate"
Science journalist Jon Gertner discusses his new book "The Ice at the End of the World:" (Also 8/5 1:30PM)
 
  3:30PM  Dw Focus On Europe
We come to you from Rome for our special edition on freedom of movement in the European Union.
 
  4:00PM  Dw Global 3000
Farmers in Colombia hope to earn a living growing marijuana, legally. Energy saving pumps in Jordan.
 
  4:30PM  On Story "A Conversation With Dana Gould"
Writer Dana Gould discusses writing for TV's longest-running scripted comedy series, The Simpsons.
 
  5:00PM  Frontline "Putin's Revenge, Part 1" (R)
The inside story of Vladimir Putin's conflict with the US, amid claims he hacked the 2016 election.
 
  6:00PM  I'll Have What Phil's Having "Tokyo" (R)
Follow Phil in his search for the most delicious Ramen and the Sushi of his dreams in Tokyo.
 
  7:00PM  Reconnecting Roots
Self-described as "Ken Burns meets This American Life meets Bill Nye the Science Guy," RECONNECTING ROOTS is a quirky, youthful half-hour cultural series that seeks to bridge generations and bring ...
 
  7:30PM  Rick Steves' Europe "European Festivals II" (R)
Rick dances with Spaniards at Sevilla's April Fair, celebrates Bastille Day in Paris and more.
 
  8:00PM  Great Performances at The Met "Aida" (R)
Verdi's grand opera is conducted by Nicola Luisotti and stars vocal powerhouse Anna Netrebko.
 
11:00PM  Great Museums: The Art Of Islam At The Met And
The Islamic galleries at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and The Louvre are showcased.
 
12:00AM  Forces Of Nature "Shape" (R) (Also 8/5 8AM, 8/5 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Big Pacific "Mysterious" (R) (Also 8/5 9AM, 8/5 3PM)
 
  2:00AM  Earth: A New Wild "Home/Plains (Pts. 1 & 2)" (R) (Also 8/5 10AM, 8/5 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  Earth's Natural Wonders "Extreme Wonders (Pt. 1 of 3)" (R) (Also 8/5 11AM)
 
  4:00AM  Blue Sky Metropolis "Wings" (Also 8/6 5AM, 8/6 11AM)
 
  5:00AM  Ursula K. Le Guin: American Masters (Also 8/8 5AM, 8/8 11AM)
 

Monday | August 5
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Vermont This Week
Since 1982 Vermont This Week has been our signature public affairs series. Each week moderator Stewart Ledbetter is joined by three of Vermont's most insightful journalists to discuss not only ...
 
  8:30PM  Profile "Alison Bechdel" (R)
Fran Stoddard's guest is cartoonist Alison Bechdel of Jonesville, Vt., creator of the acclaimed graphic novel "Fun Home" and the long-running syndicated cartoon, "Dykes to Watch Out For."
 
  9:00PM  Made Here "Henry David Thoreau: Surveyor Of The Soul"
The story of Henry David Thoreau and the impact his writings and lifestyle have in our time. (Also 8/16 8PM, 8/27 9PM)
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/6 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Supernature - Wild Flyers "Defying Gravity" (R) (Also 8/6 8AM, 8/6 2PM, 8/10 5AM)
 
  1:00AM  Animals With Cameras, A Nature Miniseries (R) (Also 8/6 9AM, 8/6 3PM, 8/11 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  Life On The Line "Mavuto: The Forgotten Women" (R) (Also 8/6 10AM, 8/6 4PM, 8/9 5AM, 8/9 11AM)
 
  2:30AM  Stories From The Stage "In The Dog House" (R) (Also 8/6 10:30AM, 8/6 4:30PM, 8/9 5:30AM, 8/9 11:30AM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Blue Sky Metropolis "Wings" (Also 8/6 11AM)
 

Tuesday | August 6
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  America Reframed "Through The Repellent Fence" (R)
Through the Repellent Fence follows the creation of a two-mile long ephemeral art installation by three Native American artists: Raven Chacon, Crist?bal Mart?nez, and Kade L. Twist collectively known ... (Also 8/7 12AM, 8/7 8AM, 8/7 2PM, 8/10 10PM, 8/11 2AM, 8/11 9AM)
 
  9:00PM  Made Here "Response: A Portrait Of Four Environmental Artists"
Take an intimate look at the lives of four local artists who address environmental challenges through their work. (Also 8/23 9:30PM)
 
  9:30PM  Made Here "Art & Spirit"
Go inside the studios of painter, Harold Garde. The thoughts shared by the 91 year old painter offer insight into a fulfilling and successful life.
 
10:30PM  Poets & Their Craft "David Huddle" (R)
Vermont poets read and discuss their work in a statewide series of bookstore events. Featured: David Huddle.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/7 3AM)
 
12:00AM  America Reframed "Through The Repellent Fence" (R) (Also 8/7 8AM, 8/7 2PM, 8/10 10PM, 8/11 2AM, 8/11 9AM)
 
  1:00AM  Journey Of The Whooping Crane (Also 8/7 9AM, 8/7 3PM, 8/11 3AM, 8/11 10AM, 8/15 10AM, 8/15 4PM)
 
  2:00AM  Andes: Kingdoms Of The Sky (R) (Also 8/7 10AM, 8/7 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Love" (R) (Also 8/7 11AM)
 

Wednesday | August 7
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Rick Steves' Europe: Great German Cities (R)
Rick Steves explores the German cities of Hamburg, Dresden, Leipzig, Frankfurt and Nurnberg.
 
10:00PM  Survival Guide For Pain-Free Living With Peggy (R)
Easy-to-do stretches and other yoga moves that can help relieve pain are demonstrated.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/8 3AM)
 
12:00AM  POV "The Distant Barking Of Dogs" (Also 8/8 8AM, 8/8 2PM, 8/10 12PM, 8/10 8PM, 8/13 7AM)
 
  1:00AM  Wild Weather (R) (Also 8/8 9AM, 8/8 3PM, 8/10 1PM, 8/11 4AM, 8/26 3AM, 8/26 11AM)
 
  2:00AM  Operation Wild "(Pt. 1 of 3)" (R) (Also 8/8 10AM, 8/8 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Ursula K. Le Guin: American Masters (Also 8/8 11AM)
 

Thursday | August 8
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Outdoor Journal "Ice Fishing, Shooting Ranges, Bob Klein, Bald Eagle Survey" (R)
Free ice-fishing day; paddling through the Little Otter WMA; Vermont's winter bald eagle survey.
 
  8:30PM  Rural Free Delivery "Fiddleheads/Trout Fishing/Fly Tying/Making Rods" (R)
Gathering fiddleheads with Debby Lehouillier of Morrisville; trout fishing with Lawrence Pyne of Burlington; fly tying with Bob Veverka of Underhill; and making a bamboo fly fishing rod from scratch with Gavin Wright of Essex Center.
 
  9:00PM  Points North Classics "Humane Society/Honey/Zack"
A visit to the Rutland Humane Society to learn about the work huma ne societies do throughout Vermont; performance artist Maggie Sherman of Montgomery as the quintessential diner waitress, Honey; and an interview with Jon "Zack" Zachadnyk, owner of Zack's on the Rocks restaurant in Montgomery Center.
 
  9:30PM  Guest Of The House "Unknown Blues Band" (R)
The popular Burlington group of Kilimanjaro plus Big Joe Burrell.
 
10:00PM  Crossroads "Tour De Sol: Part I"
In the first of a two-part series, our feature segment takes us to the Hanover, New Hampshire campus of Dartmouth College where we'll watch as a handful of college students transform raw fiberglass and aluminum alloy into the realization of their professor's dream...a chance to race in Switzerland's famous Tour de Sol.
 
10:30PM  The Local Motive "Waste" (R)
Episode six looks at food that may be slated to be thrown away as a possible resource with other applications.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/9 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Nova "The Planets: Saturn" (Also 8/9 8AM, 8/9 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Blue Sky Metropolis "The Big Chill" (Also 8/9 9AM, 8/9 3PM, 8/12 4AM, 8/13 5AM, 8/13 11AM)
 
  2:00AM  Ancient Skies "Our Place In The Universe" (Also 8/9 10AM, 8/9 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Life On The Line "Mavuto: The Forgotten Women" (R) (Also 8/9 11AM)
 
  5:30AM  Stories From The Stage "In The Dog House" (R) (Also 8/9 11:30AM)
 

Friday | August 9
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Kilimanjaro Live!
Vermont jazz ensemble Kilimanjaro perform in a live, one-hour concert in June of 1990. Performing with the group in a special guest appearance will be Big Joe Burrell.
 
  9:00PM  High Water Mark: The Rise & Fall Of The Pants (R)
Documentary that explores The Pants a band in Burlington, Vermont's vibrant music scene in the 1990s.
 
10:00PM  Made Here "On Main"
This film documents the band Madaila's high energy performance during the inaugural Madaila on Main Festival in downtown Burlington, Vermont.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/10 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Operation Maneater "Polar Bear" (R) (Also 8/10 8AM, 8/10 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Operation Maneater "Crocodile" (R) (Also 8/10 9AM, 8/10 3PM)
 
  2:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Intelligence" (R) (Also 8/10 10AM, 8/10 4PM, 8/14 5AM, 8/14 11AM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Supernature - Wild Flyers "Defying Gravity" (R)
 

Saturday | August 10
 
  6:00AM  Second Opinion "Lupus" (R) (Also 8/10 11:30AM)
 
  6:30AM  Consuelo Mack Wealthtrack (Also 8/10 11AM)
 
  7:00AM  To The Contrary With Bonnie Erbe (Also 8/11 6:30AM, 8/11 2PM, 8/14 1PM)
 
  7:30AM  Washington Week (Also 8/11 7AM)
 
  8:00AM  Operation Maneater "Polar Bear" (R) (Also 8/10 2PM)
 
  9:00AM  Operation Maneater "Crocodile" (R) (Also 8/10 3PM)
 
10:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Intelligence" (R) (Also 8/10 4PM, 8/14 5AM, 8/14 11AM)
 
11:00AM  Consuelo Mack Wealthtrack
 
11:30AM  Second Opinion "Lupus" (R)
 
12:00PM  POV "The Distant Barking Of Dogs" (Also 8/10 8PM, 8/13 7AM)
 
  1:00PM  Wild Weather (R)
An innovative documentary illustrates how weather works by performing brave, ambitious experiments. (Also 8/11 4AM, 8/26 3AM, 8/26 11AM)
 
  2:00PM  Operation Maneater "Polar Bear" (R)
Mark Evans visits Canada's Hudson Bay where polar bears are causing havoc in isolated communities.
 
  3:00PM  Operation Maneater "Crocodile" (R)
Mark Evans visits Namibia's Chobe River, a place known as the croc attack capital of the world.
 
  4:00PM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Intelligence" (R)
Spies disguised as animals observe the ingenuity of a gray squirrel, a sea otter and an orangutan. (Also 8/14 5AM, 8/14 11AM)
 
  5:00PM  History Detectives (R)
A carved cane may unlock the mystery of a family's past in a World War II relocation camp.
 
  6:00PM  Jamestown
Maria's behavior comes under scrutiny, while Christopher joins the town's political games.
 
  7:00PM  Africa's Great Civilizations "Origins"
The origins of man and cultural and scientific achievements on the African continent are explored.
 
  8:00PM  POV "The Distant Barking Of Dogs"
The life of 10-year-old Oleg is traced as his innocence erodes during the war in Eastern Ukraine. (Also 8/13 7AM)
 
  9:00PM  Made Here "Resilience: At-Risk Youth In Vermont"
A documentary highlighting the experiences of at-risk youth in Vermont, profiling four young people who are faced with challenges in their lives.
 
10:00PM  America Reframed "Through The Repellent Fence" (R)
Through the Repellent Fence follows the creation of a two-mile long ephemeral art installation by three Native American artists: Raven Chacon, Crist?bal Mart?nez, and Kade L. Twist collectively known ... (Also 8/11 2AM, 8/11 9AM)
 
11:00PM  Made Here "Left On Pearl"
LEFT ON PEARL documents how a march to honor International Women's Day in Boston in the early 1970's lead to the occupation of 888 Memorial Drive, a Harvard-owned former knitting factory.
 
12:00AM  Woodstock: Three Days That Defined A Generation
 
  2:00AM  America Reframed "Through The Repellent Fence" (R) (Also 8/11 9AM)
 
  3:00AM  Journey Of The Whooping Crane (Also 8/11 10AM, 8/15 10AM, 8/15 4PM)
 
  4:00AM  Wild Weather (R) (Also 8/26 3AM, 8/26 11AM)
 
  5:00AM  Animals With Cameras, A Nature Miniseries (R)
 

Sunday | August 11
 
  6:00AM  On Story "A Conversation With Larry Wilmore" (R) (Also 8/11 4:30PM)
 
  6:30AM  To The Contrary With Bonnie Erbe (Also 8/11 2PM, 8/14 1PM)
 
  7:00AM  Washington Week
 
  7:30AM  The Open Mind "Authoritarian Past And Future" (Also 8/11 3PM, 8/12 1:30PM)
 
  8:00AM  Dw Focus On Europe (Also 8/11 3:30PM, 8/12 7:30AM)
 
  8:30AM  Dw Global 3000 (Also 8/11 4PM, 8/12 7AM)
 
  9:00AM  America Reframed "Through The Repellent Fence" (R)
 
10:00AM  Journey Of The Whooping Crane (Also 8/15 10AM, 8/15 4PM)
 
11:00AM  Between The Lines With Barry Kibrick "Dr. Pippa Malmgren - The Leadership Lab" (R) (Also 8/18 11:30AM)
 
11:30AM  Between The Lines With Barry Kibrick "Barry Kibrick - Let The Old Ways Die"
 
12:00PM  Articulate With Jim Cotter "It's All Between Their Ears" (R)
 
12:30PM  Colorado Experience "Sheep & Cattle"
 
  1:00PM  America's Heartland
AMERICA'S HEARTLAND celebrates the men and women across who grow the country's crops, raise its livestock, tend its nurseries and prepare its food. AMERICA'S HEARTLAND taps into the national ...
 
  1:30PM  Start Up "Afloat: Mind + Body Wellness / Omaha, Ne" (R)
Afloat provides float therapy, infrared saunas and sound therapy in Omaha, Nebraska.
 
  2:00PM  To The Contrary With Bonnie Erbe
This weekly news analysis program is the only woman-centered national news/talk show on television. Dedicated to the premise that women of all ethnic backgrounds and political persuasions are an ... (Also 8/14 1PM)
 
  2:30PM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
Join author, activist and political commentator Margaret Hoover for a public affairs talk show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas among the brightest minds and freshest voices from ...
 
  3:00PM  The Open Mind "Authoritarian Past And Future"
Philosophy professor Jason Stanley discusses "How Fascism Works: The Politics of Us and Them." (Also 8/12 1:30PM)
 
  3:30PM  Dw Focus On Europe
German emergency medics and doctors are increasingly insulted and abused. Small cheese makers in France are angry at major cheese corporations. (Also 8/12 7:30AM)
 
  4:00PM  Dw Global 3000
Online activists often face abuse and even death threats. Through their work, they hope to spur people to take to the streets in the fight for equality, personal autonomy and freedom of speech. (Also 8/12 7AM)
 
  4:30PM  On Story "A Conversation With Larry Wilmore" (R)
Legendary television producer, actor, comedian and writer Larry Wilmore talks about his career.
 
  5:00PM  Frontline "Putin's Revenge, Part 2" (R)
How the US struggled to confront Vladimir Putin over Russian involvement in the 2016 election.
 
  6:00PM  I'll Have What Phil's Having "Italy" (R)
Phil roasts gargantuan Steaks over hot flames and serves them up "Barbarian Style" in Italy.
 
  7:00PM  Reconnecting Roots
Self-described as "Ken Burns meets This American Life meets Bill Nye the Science Guy," RECONNECTING ROOTS is a quirky, youthful half-hour cultural series that seeks to bridge generations and bring ...
 
  7:30PM  Rick Steves' Europe "The Best Of Sicily" (R)
Sicilian highlights include the slopes of Mount Etna and Roman mosaics at the Villa of Casale.
 
  8:00PM  Great Performances at The Met "Die Walkure"
In a historic first for any major performing arts institution in this country or abroad, the Metropolitan Opera this season will transmit six of its Saturday matinee performances live in high ...
 
12:00AM  Forces Of Nature "Elements" (R) (Also 8/12 8AM, 8/12 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Big Pacific "Violent" (R) (Also 8/12 9AM, 8/12 3PM)
 
  2:00AM  Earth: A New Wild "Plains" (R) (Also 8/12 10AM, 8/12 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  Earth's Natural Wonders "Wonders of Water" (R) (Also 8/12 11AM)
 
  4:00AM  Blue Sky Metropolis "The Big Chill" (Also 8/13 5AM, 8/13 11AM)
 
  5:00AM  Rare - Creatures Of The Photo Ark (R) (Also 8/15 5AM, 8/15 11AM)
 

Monday | August 12
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Vermont This Week
Since 1982 Vermont This Week has been our signature public affairs series. Each week moderator Stewart Ledbetter is joined by three of Vermont's most insightful journalists to discuss not only ...
 
  8:30PM  Profile "Helen Husher"
Fran Stoddard interviews Helen Husher of Montpelier, Vt., essayist and author of several books about Vermont life, most recently "Conversations With a Prince," about returning to a passion for riding ...
 
  9:00PM  Made Here "Seven Writers"
Explore the creative process through the lives of seven active and accomplished writers. (Also 8/30 8PM)
 
10:00PM  Made Here "Rooted: Cultivating Community In The Vermont Grang"
The Grange, or Order of the Patrons of Husbandry, was the heart of rural community life in America in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Local Grange halls hosted suppers, dances, plays, and monthly meetings to relieve the monotony and isolation of farm work. In one-on-one interviews and at social gatherings, members of the Middle Branch and Riverside Granges-both active in Vermont-reminisce about growing up in the Grange "family" and grapple with the challenge of preserving community in a
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/13 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Supernature - Wild Flyers "Masters Of The Sky" (R) (Also 8/13 8AM, 8/13 2PM, 8/17 5AM)
 
  1:00AM  Animals With Cameras, A Nature Miniseries (R) (Also 8/13 9AM, 8/13 3PM, 8/18 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  Life On The Line "Matthew's Miracles" (R) (Also 8/13 10AM, 8/13 4PM, 8/14 7AM, 8/16 5AM, 8/16 11AM)
 
  2:30AM  Stories From The Stage "No Matter What" (R) (Also 8/13 10:30AM, 8/13 4:30PM, 8/14 7:30AM, 8/16 5:30AM, 8/16 11:30AM, 8/17 1:30PM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Blue Sky Metropolis "The Big Chill" (Also 8/13 11AM)
 

Tuesday | August 13
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  America Reframed "Bidder 70" (R)
Bidder 70 traces Tim DeChristopher's growth from concerned citizen and student of economics to climate justice activist and leader. Fueled by a desire to safeguard Utah's national parks, Tim ... (Also 8/14 12AM, 8/14 8AM, 8/14 2PM, 8/17 10PM, 8/18 3AM, 8/18 9AM)
 
  9:30PM  The Forest Legacy Program, for Now and Forever; Celebration of the First 25 Years (R)
This film highlights the Forest Legacy Program in Vermont and nationwide protecting working forests.
 
10:00PM  Made Here "Lake Effect"
Explores the possible connection between neurotoxins found in the lakes of VT & NH and the onset of ALS.
 
10:30PM  Poets & Their Craft "Pamela Harrison" (R)
Vermont poets read and discuss their work in a statewide series of bookstore events. Pamela Harrison reads at Bridgeside Books in Waterbury.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/14 3AM)
 
12:00AM  America Reframed "Bidder 70" (R) (Also 8/14 8AM, 8/14 2PM, 8/17 10PM, 8/18 3AM, 8/18 9AM)
 
  1:30AM  Far Afield: A Conservation Love Story (R) (Also 8/14 9:30AM, 8/14 3:30PM, 8/17 1PM, 8/18 4:30AM, 8/18 10:30AM)
 
  2:00AM  Himalaya: Kingdoms Of The Sky (R) (Also 8/14 10AM, 8/14 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Intelligence" (R) (Also 8/14 11AM)
 

Wednesday | August 14
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Leonard Cohen - Tower Of Song
A year after the songwriter's death, a star-studded lineup perform Cohen's most celebrated songs.
 
  9:30PM  Bee Gees One Night Only (R)
The group performs To Love Somebody, Grease, You Should Be Dancing and more in Las Vegas in 1997.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/15 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Operation Wild "Episode Two" (R) (Also 8/15 8AM, 8/15 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  POV "Happy Winter" (Also 8/15 9AM, 8/15 3PM, 8/17 12PM, 8/17 8PM)
 
  2:00AM  Frontline "Outbreak" (R) (Also 8/18 5PM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Rare - Creatures Of The Photo Ark (R) (Also 8/15 11AM)
 

Thursday | August 15
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Outdoor Journal "Bristol Naturalist, Kayak Fishing, White River Rafting" (R)
The new season gets another run: kayak fishing for bass on the Connecticut River, white-water rafting in the Berkshires and a family hike on Camel's Hump.
 
  8:30PM  Rural Free Delivery "Dairying/Cow Appreciation Day/Garlic/Lange" (R)
Gertrude and Jeanette Lepine of Morristown Corners on dairying; Cow Appreciation Day at the Billings Farm and Museum in Woodstock; a look at growing garlic with Hope Yandell of Williston; and a story about a skunk by Willem Lange.
 
  9:00PM  Points North Classics "Adaptive Sports/Hard Water Sailors/Stenger"
On the slopes of Sugarbush in Warren, with Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports, an organization that helps people with disabilities enjoy active sports; the sport of ice sailing; and an interview with Bill Stenger, president of Jay Peak Resort in Jay, Vt.
 
  9:30PM  Guest Of The House "The Spinouts" (R)
The a cappella quintet "The Spinouts" sing in this program. Tunes include "Mint Julep," "60-Minute Man," "Up the Ladder to the Roof," "Shakey Flat Blues," "Another Night with the Boys," "Operator," ...
 
10:00PM  Crossroads "Tour De Sol: Part II"
In part 2 of our series on the SUNVOX campaign, Crossroads follows the SUNVOX team from ancient Zurich to sunny Etoy to chronicle the Tour de Sol experience.
 
10:30PM  Pass It On "The Coreys" (R)
The Coreys of Benson, VT are the subject of the premiere program. Keeping alive a family heritage of playing New England dance music, fiddler Freeman Corey Sr. and his sons Freeman Jr. and Melvin ...
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/16 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Nova "The Planets: Ice Worlds" (Also 8/16 8AM, 8/16 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Blue Sky Metropolis "A Space Odyssey" (Also 8/16 9AM, 8/16 3PM, 8/19 4AM, 8/20 5AM, 8/20 11AM)
 
  2:00AM  Nova "Pluto And Beyond" (R) (Also 8/16 10AM, 8/16 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Life On The Line "Matthew's Miracles" (R) (Also 8/16 11AM)
 
  5:30AM  Stories From The Stage "No Matter What" (R) (Also 8/16 11:30AM, 8/17 1:30PM)
 

Friday | August 16
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Made Here "Henry David Thoreau: Surveyor Of The Soul"
The story of Henry David Thoreau and the impact his writings and lifestyle have in our time. (Also 8/27 9PM)
 
10:00PM  A Vermont Romance (R)
This 100 year old film was the first shot in Vermont, and was newly restored by The Vermont Archive Movie Project in 2016, featuring a new music by Bob Merrill.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/17 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Family Pictures USA "North Carolina" (Also 8/17 8AM, 8/17 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Family Pictures USA "Detroit" (Also 8/17 9AM, 8/17 3PM)
 
  2:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Friendship" (R) (Also 8/17 10AM, 8/17 4PM, 8/21 5AM, 8/21 11AM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Supernature - Wild Flyers "Masters Of The Sky" (R)
 

Saturday | August 17
 
  6:00AM  Second Opinion "Endometriosis" (R) (Also 8/17 11:30AM)
 
  6:30AM  Consuelo Mack Wealthtrack (Also 8/17 11AM)
 
  7:00AM  To The Contrary With Bonnie Erbe (R) (Also 8/18 6:30AM, 8/18 2PM, 8/21 1PM)
 
  7:30AM  Washington Week (Also 8/18 7AM)
 
  8:00AM  Family Pictures USA "North Carolina" (Also 8/17 2PM)
 
  9:00AM  Family Pictures USA "Detroit" (Also 8/17 3PM)
 
10:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Friendship" (R) (Also 8/17 4PM, 8/21 5AM, 8/21 11AM)
 
11:00AM  Consuelo Mack Wealthtrack
 
11:30AM  Second Opinion "Endometriosis" (R)
 
12:00PM  POV "Happy Winter" (Also 8/17 8PM)
 
  1:00PM  Far Afield: A Conservation Love Story (R)
A revealing look at conservation icon Bert Raynes, his wife and their love of Jackson Hole, Wyoming. (Also 8/18 4:30AM, 8/18 10:30AM)
 
  1:30PM  Stories From The Stage "No Matter What" (R)
Explore the art of storytelling through interviews with the storytellers talking about their craft, their on-stage performances, and comments and stories from the audience. Theresa Okokon and Wes ...
 
  2:00PM  Family Pictures USA "North Carolina"
The historically rural state of North Carolina, built on tobacco and textiles, is rapidly changing.
 
  3:00PM  Family Pictures USA "Detroit"
Detroit, America's comeback city, is explored through photos and stories shared by residents.
 
  4:00PM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Friendship" (R)
A Spy Meerkat babysits meerkat pups while a Spy Cobra pretends to attack the mob. (Also 8/21 5AM, 8/21 11AM)
 
  5:00PM  History Detectives (R)
A woodcarving may have been part of the Andrew Jackson figurehead affixed to the USS Constitution.
 
  6:00PM  Jamestown
Jocelyn plans to exploit the Sharrows' special relationship with the Pamunkey for political gain.
 
  7:00PM  Africa's Great Civilizations "The Cross And The Crescent"
The rise of Christianity and Islam are chronicles and African religious figures are highlighted.
 
  8:00PM  POV "Happy Winter"
Beachgoers hide behind the memory of a social status in summer cabins on Palermo's Mondello beach
 
  9:00PM  Made Here "A License To Remember"
To find out just what "Je me souviens" (I remember) means to Quebecers, Thierry Le Brun travels the province.
 
10:00PM  America Reframed "Bidder 70" (R)
Bidder 70 traces Tim DeChristopher's growth from concerned citizen and student of economics to climate justice activist and leader. Fueled by a desire to safeguard Utah's national parks, Tim ... (Also 8/18 3AM, 8/18 9AM)
 
11:30PM  The Barber Farm Project (R)
The Barber Farm Project follows four generations of a Vermont farm family over more than a decade as they struggle to find a way to keep their land from being developed.
 
12:00AM  Nature's Great Race "Elephants" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nature's Great Race "Caribou" (R)
 
  2:00AM  Nature's Great Race "Zebra" (R)
 
  3:00AM  America Reframed "Bidder 70" (R) (Also 8/18 9AM)
 
  4:30AM  Far Afield: A Conservation Love Story (R) (Also 8/18 10:30AM)
 
  5:00AM  Animals With Cameras, A Nature Miniseries (R)
 

Sunday | August 18
 
  6:00AM  On Story "The Disaster Artist: A Conversation With Scott Neu" (R) (Also 8/18 4:30PM)
 
  6:30AM  To The Contrary With Bonnie Erbe (R) (Also 8/18 2PM, 8/21 1PM)
 
  7:00AM  Washington Week
 
  7:30AM  The Open Mind "Super State Strategy" (Also 8/18 3PM, 8/19 1:30PM)
 
  8:00AM  Dw Focus On Europe (Also 8/18 3:30PM)
 
  8:30AM  Dw Global 3000 (Also 8/18 4PM)
 
  9:00AM  America Reframed "Bidder 70" (R)
 
10:30AM  Far Afield: A Conservation Love Story (R)
 
11:00AM  Between The Lines With Barry Kibrick "Barry Kibrick - The Elusive Peace Of Mind" (Also 8/25 11:30AM)
 
11:30AM  Between The Lines With Barry Kibrick "Dr. Pippa Malmgren - The Leadership Lab" (R)
 
12:00PM  Articulate With Jim Cotter "Redefining Possible" (R)
 
12:30PM  Colorado Experience "The Redstone Castle"
 
  1:00PM  America's Heartland
AMERICA'S HEARTLAND celebrates the men and women across who grow the country's crops, raise its livestock, tend its nurseries and prepare its food. AMERICA'S HEARTLAND taps into the national ...
 
  1:30PM  Start Up "Meshuggah Bagels / Kansas City, Mo" (R)
Meshuggah Bagels uses age-old Kosher methods to make traditional New York bagels in Kansas City.
 
  2:00PM  To The Contrary With Bonnie Erbe (R)
This weekly news analysis program is the only woman-centered national news/talk show on television. Dedicated to the premise that women of all ethnic backgrounds and political persuasions are an ... (Also 8/21 1PM)
 
  2:30PM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
Join author, activist and political commentator Margaret Hoover for a public affairs talk show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas among the brightest minds and freshest voices from ...
 
  3:00PM  The Open Mind "Super State Strategy"
Grassroots organizers Ethan Todras-Whitehill and Catherine Vaughan discuss democratic accountability. (Also 8/19 1:30PM)
 
  3:30PM  Dw Focus On Europe
With Focus on Europe, DW has developed a new program that adds a more personal touch to the issues affecting people across the continent. The weekly magazine which replaced European Journal in ...
 
  4:00PM  Dw Global 3000
Global 3000 is Deutsche Welle's weekly magazine that explores the intersection of global development and the environmental and social conditions of the diverse cultures of the world. In each program, ...
 
  4:30PM  On Story "The Disaster Artist: A Conversation With Scott Neu" (R)
Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber discuss The Disaster Artist and its adaptation to a film.
 
  5:00PM  Frontline "Outbreak" (R)
The inside story of how the Ebola outbreak began and why it wasn't stopped before it was too late.
 
  6:00PM  I'll Have What Phil's Having "Paris" (R)
Phil searches for the best roast chicken and other delights in the City of Lights.
 
  7:00PM  Reconnecting Roots
Self-described as "Ken Burns meets This American Life meets Bill Nye the Science Guy," RECONNECTING ROOTS is a quirky, youthful half-hour cultural series that seeks to bridge generations and bring ...
 
  7:30PM  Rick Steves' Europe "Sicilian Delights" (R)
Rick dines at the fisherman's harbor in Cefal? and ponders ancient Greek greatness in Siracusa.
 
  8:00PM  Great Performances at The Met "La Traviata" (R)
Michael Mayer's richly textured production of Verdi's classic opera stars soprano Diana Damrau.
 
11:00PM  Black Ballerina (R)
The stories of several black women from different generations who fell in love with ballet are told.
 
12:00AM  Forces Of Nature "Color" (R) (Also 8/19 8AM, 8/19 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Big Pacific "Voracious" (R) (Also 8/19 9AM, 8/19 3PM)
 
  2:00AM  Earth: A New Wild "Forests" (R) (Also 8/19 10AM, 8/19 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  Earth's Natural Wonders "Living Wonders" (R) (Also 8/19 11AM)
 
  4:00AM  Blue Sky Metropolis "A Space Odyssey" (Also 8/20 5AM, 8/20 11AM)
 
  5:00AM  Rare - Creatures Of The Photo Ark (R) (Also 8/22 5AM, 8/22 11AM)
 

Monday | August 19
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Vermont This Week
Since 1982 Vermont This Week has been our signature public affairs series. Each week moderator Stewart Ledbetter is joined by three of Vermont's most insightful journalists to discuss not only ...
 
  8:30PM  Profile "Anne Macksoud" (R)
Fran Stoddard's guest is Ann MackSoud, documentary filmmaker from Woodstock, Vt.
 
  9:00PM  Made Here "Seeing Through The Wall, Meeting Ourselves In Pale"
Follow a group of Americans who traveled to Israel and Palestine in 2016 seeking to understand what life is like for Palestinians living in the Occupied Territories and in East Jerusalem. The journey became an intense encounter not only with the people they met, but also with their own preconceptions, an experience that for many of the travelers was transformative. (Also 8/31 11PM)
 
10:00PM  Made Here "Talking To The Wall: The Story Of An American Barg"
Two New England towns make decisions on whether to allow Wal-Mart to build a store.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/20 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Supernature - Wild Flyers "Crowded Skies" (R) (Also 8/20 8AM, 8/20 2PM, 8/24 5AM)
 
  1:00AM  Animals With Cameras, A Nature Miniseries (R) (Also 8/20 9AM, 8/20 3PM, 8/25 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  Life On The Line "Determination Is Mine" (R) (Also 8/20 10AM, 8/20 4PM, 8/23 5AM, 8/23 11AM)
 
  2:30AM  Stories From The Stage "Rain Or Shine" (R) (Also 8/20 10:30AM, 8/20 4:30PM, 8/23 5:30AM, 8/23 11:30AM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Blue Sky Metropolis "A Space Odyssey" (Also 8/20 11AM)
 

Tuesday | August 20
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  America Reframed "Pyne Poynt" (R)
Little League baseball in America's most dangerous city is more than just a game. In Camden, NJ, America's poorest and most dangerous city, the crack of a bat and the laughter of children for a ... (Also 8/21 12AM, 8/21 8AM, 8/21 2PM, 8/24 10PM, 8/25 3AM, 8/25 9AM)
 
  9:30PM  Liz (R)
Homeless at 13, Liz lived a tragic life of despair, raging behavior and a brutal fight to survive on the streets. Filmed over four years, we follow Liz as she reclaims her life from desperation, to a place of love, forgiveness and hope. Her dreams manifest as she becomes a favorite for competing in the 2012 Olympic sport of boxing.
 
10:00PM  Made Here "Raising Ali"
Learn the history behind the famous Ali / Liston fight in Lewiston, ME
 
10:30PM  Poets & Their Craft "Diana Whitney" (R)
Vermont poets read and discuss their work in a statewide series of bookstore events. Featured: Diana Whitney.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/21 3AM)
 
12:00AM  America Reframed "Pyne Poynt" (R) (Also 8/21 8AM, 8/21 2PM, 8/24 10PM, 8/25 3AM, 8/25 9AM)
 
  1:30AM  Oregon's Animation Magic (R) (Also 8/21 9:30AM, 8/21 3:30PM, 8/25 4:30AM, 8/25 10:30AM)
 
  2:00AM  Rockies: Kingdoms Of The Sky (R) (Also 8/21 10AM, 8/21 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Friendship" (R) (Also 8/21 11AM)
 

Wednesday | August 21
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Downton Abbey Live!
Cast members and creators celebrate the beloved series and provide a sneak peek at the feature film.
 
  9:30PM  The O'jays: Live In New York
Join the R&B supergroup for a concert featuring their greatest hits, fan favorites and new songs.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/22 3AM)
 
12:00AM  POV "The Islands And The Whales" (R) (Also 8/22 8AM, 8/22 2PM, 8/24 12PM)
 
  1:00AM  Sea Change (R) (Also 8/22 9AM, 8/22 3PM, 8/24 1PM, 8/29 10AM, 8/29 4PM)
 
  2:00AM  Operation Wild "Episode 3" (R) (Also 8/22 10AM, 8/22 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Rare - Creatures Of The Photo Ark (R) (Also 8/22 11AM)
 

Thursday | August 22
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Outdoor Journal "Vermont Fish, Deep-woods Trail, Camping at Burton Island" (R)
Enjoying the taste of fresh Vermont fish; deep-woods hiking in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom; an overview of Vermont Wilderness Areas; teen camping at Burton Island.
 
  8:30PM  Rural Free Delivery "Composting/Hand Mowing/Goat Cheese" (R)
Backyard composting, a visit to the Addison County Farm and Field Days and making goat cheese.
 
  9:00PM  Points North Classics "Wind Power/History Of Tv/Dellinger"
A visit to Northern Power Systems in Fayston, Vt., to learn about new developments in the use of wind power; a survey of Vermont television history includes a look at the advent of digital television at Vermont Public Television; and an interview with peace and justice advocate David Dellinger of Peacham, Vt.
 
  9:30PM  Guest Of The House "Elaine Greenfield" (R)
The piano artistry of Elaine Greenfield is featured in this program of Brahms, Debussy and Ginostera. Works include the Brahms Intermezzo #18, preludes of Claude Debussy including "Sounds and ...
 
10:00PM  Crossroads "Summer Sonatina"
Visit a unique summer camp in Bennington, Vt. called 'Summer Sonatina' which provides music lessons for children with a focus on piano.
 
10:30PM  Pass It On "The Beaudoins" (R)
Another family keeping its musical heritage alive, the Beaudoins of the Burlington area are the subject of this program. The large family of French-Canadian descent draws on many generations of ...
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/23 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Nova "Why Sharks Attack" (R) (Also 8/23 8AM, 8/23 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Blue Sky Metropolis "Back To The Future" (Also 8/23 9AM, 8/23 3PM, 8/26 4AM, 8/27 5AM, 8/27 11AM)
 
  2:00AM  Operation Maneater "Great White Shark" (R) (Also 8/23 10AM, 8/23 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Life On The Line "Determination Is Mine" (R) (Also 8/23 11AM)
 
  5:30AM  Stories From The Stage "Rain Or Shine" (R) (Also 8/23 11:30AM)
 

Friday | August 23
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Made Here "Power Struggle"
Democracy prevails when a nuclear engineer turned whistle-blower, a 93-year old grandmother, and a scrappy new governor join forces with a dedicated array of citizen activists to accomplish a rare grassroots environmental victory in closing an aging nuclear reactor in Vermont. Filmed over five years, this feature-length documentary chronicles the heated political battle to close the aging Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant, located on the banks of the Connecticut River in southern Vermont.
 
  9:30PM  Made Here "Response: A Portrait Of Four Environmental Artists"
Take an intimate look at the lives of four local artists who address environmental challenges through their work.
 
10:00PM  Made Here "Bridge Of Fire"
A story of two potters, one from Marlboro, Vermont, the other from Japan.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/24 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Family Pictures USA "Southwest Florida" (Also 8/24 8AM, 8/24 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Family Pictures Nc (Also 8/24 9AM, 8/24 3PM)
 
  1:30AM  Family Pictures Southwest Florida (Also 8/24 9:30AM, 8/24 3:30PM)
 
  2:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Bad Behavior" (R) (Also 8/24 10AM, 8/24 4PM, 8/28 5AM, 8/28 11AM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Supernature - Wild Flyers "Crowded Skies" (R)
 

Saturday | August 24
 
  6:00AM  Second Opinion "Drug Overdose" (R) (Also 8/24 11:30AM)
 
  6:30AM  Consuelo Mack Wealthtrack (Also 8/24 11AM)
 
  7:00AM  To The Contrary With Bonnie Erbe (R) (Also 8/25 6:30AM, 8/25 2PM, 8/28 1PM)
 
  7:30AM  Washington Week (Also 8/25 7AM)
 
  8:00AM  Family Pictures USA "Southwest Florida" (Also 8/24 2PM)
 
  9:00AM  Family Pictures Nc (Also 8/24 3PM)
 
  9:30AM  Family Pictures Southwest Florida (Also 8/24 3:30PM)
 
10:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Bad Behavior" (R) (Also 8/24 4PM, 8/28 5AM, 8/28 11AM)
 
11:00AM  Consuelo Mack Wealthtrack
 
11:30AM  Second Opinion "Drug Overdose" (R)
 
12:00PM  POV "The Islands And The Whales" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Sea Change (R)
The coastal regions of South Carolina and Georgia exemplify the challenges of climate change. (Also 8/29 10AM, 8/29 4PM)
 
  2:00PM  Family Pictures USA "Southwest Florida"
The Paradise Coast, where Native Americans, ranchers and fishermen share family stories, is visited.
 
  3:00PM  Family Pictures Nc
Family Pictures USA heads back to North Carolina for a heartfelt reunion between series host Thomas Allen Harris and the inspiring Carolinians profiled in his new PBS series. Harris sits down with ...
 
  3:30PM  Family Pictures Southwest Florida
Family Pictures USA revisits Southwest Florida for a heartfelt reunion between series host Thomas Allen Harris and the people profiled in his new PBS series. Harris sits down with some of the cast ...
 
  4:00PM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Bad Behavior" (R)
Spy Creatures infiltrate the underground world of animal mischief, crime and retribution. (Also 8/28 5AM, 8/28 11AM)
 
  5:00PM  History Detectives (R)
A camera may have been used by the first female White House photographer to shoot President Truman.
 
  6:00PM  Jamestown
The Sharrows await their first tobacco profits from overseas. Maria and Pedro are framed for a crime.
 
  7:00PM  Africa's Great Civilizations "EMPIRES OF GOLD/CITIES"
The transformation of north and west Africa from deserted lands into wealthy kingdoms is showcased.
 
  8:00PM  POV "Do Not Resist" (R)
POV presents an array of groundbreaking and distinctive perspectives on contemporary life as chronicled by some of America' s and Europe's most visionary non-fiction filmmakers.
 
  9:30PM  Made Here "The Story Of Vermont's Quiet Digital Revolution"
A film about "Front Porch Forum", a Vermont exclusive social media network.
 
10:00PM  America Reframed "Pyne Poynt" (R)
Little League baseball in America's most dangerous city is more than just a game. In Camden, NJ, America's poorest and most dangerous city, the crack of a bat and the laughter of children for a ... (Also 8/25 3AM, 8/25 9AM)
 
11:30PM  Made Here "Stories On The Road To Proficiency"
Students and educators at three Vermont high schools make the shift to proficiency-based learning.
 
12:00AM  Wonders Of Mexico "Forests Of The Maya" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Wonders Of Mexico "Mountain Worlds" (R)
 
  2:00AM  Wonders Of Mexico "Burning North" (R)
 
  3:00AM  America Reframed "Pyne Poynt" (R) (Also 8/25 9AM)
 
  4:30AM  Oregon's Animation Magic (R) (Also 8/25 10:30AM)
 
  5:00AM  Animals With Cameras, A Nature Miniseries (R)
 

Sunday | August 25
 
  6:00AM  On Story "A Conversation With Courtney Kemp" (R) (Also 8/25 4:30PM)
 
  6:30AM  To The Contrary With Bonnie Erbe (R) (Also 8/25 2PM, 8/28 1PM)
 
  7:00AM  Washington Week
 
  7:30AM  The Open Mind "A Vote Against Life Expectancy" (Also 8/25 3PM, 8/26 1:30PM)
 
  8:00AM  Dw Focus On Europe (Also 8/25 3:30PM)
 
  8:30AM  Dw Global 3000 (Also 8/25 4PM)
 
  9:00AM  America Reframed "Pyne Poynt" (R)
 
10:30AM  Oregon's Animation Magic (R)
 
11:00AM  Between The Lines With Barry Kibrick "Mark Gober - An End To Upside Down Thinking" (R)
 
11:30AM  Between The Lines With Barry Kibrick "Barry Kibrick - The Elusive Peace Of Mind"
 
12:00PM  Articulate With Jim Cotter "Roads Less Traveled" (R)
 
12:30PM  Colorado Experience "Imprisonment"
 
  1:00PM  America's Heartland
AMERICA'S HEARTLAND celebrates the men and women across who grow the country's crops, raise its livestock, tend its nurseries and prepare its food. AMERICA'S HEARTLAND taps into the national ...
 
  1:30PM  Start Up "Glacier Confectioners / Tulsa, Ok" (R)
Master Chocolatier Bill Copeland opened Glacier Confection in the Tulsa Arts District in 2006.
 
  2:00PM  To The Contrary With Bonnie Erbe (R)
This weekly news analysis program is the only woman-centered national news/talk show on television. Dedicated to the premise that women of all ethnic backgrounds and political persuasions are an ... (Also 8/28 1PM)
 
  2:30PM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
Join author, activist and political commentator Margaret Hoover for a public affairs talk show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas among the brightest minds and freshest voices from ...
 
  3:00PM  The Open Mind "A Vote Against Life Expectancy"
Dying of Whiteness: How Politics of Racial Resentment is Killing America's Heartland is discussed. (Also 8/26 1:30PM)
 
  3:30PM  Dw Focus On Europe
With Focus on Europe, DW has developed a new program that adds a more personal touch to the issues affecting people across the continent. The weekly magazine which replaced European Journal in ...
 
  4:00PM  Dw Global 3000
Global 3000 is Deutsche Welle's weekly magazine that explores the intersection of global development and the environmental and social conditions of the diverse cultures of the world. In each program, ...
 
  4:30PM  On Story "A Conversation With Courtney Kemp" (R)
Showrunner and producer Courtney A. Kemp discusses the power dynamics in the television industry.
 
  5:00PM  Frontline "Right To Fail" (R)
After decades in institutions, a man with schizophrenia faces violence and death to live on his own.
 
  6:00PM  I'll Have What Phil's Having "Hong Kong" (R)
Phil tries Hot Pot and a dish of century-old eggs and seeks medical aid in the form of an unusual tea.
 
  7:00PM  Reconnecting Roots
Self-described as "Ken Burns meets This American Life meets Bill Nye the Science Guy," RECONNECTING ROOTS is a quirky, youthful half-hour cultural series that seeks to bridge generations and bring ...
 
  7:30PM  Rick Steves' Europe "Scotland's Highlands" (R)
Rick visits the "Weeping Glen" of Glencoe, bustling Inverness and the battlefield at Culloden.
 
  8:00PM  Great Performances at The Met "Idomeneo" (R)
In a historic first for any major performing arts institution in this country or abroad, the Metropolitan Opera this season will transmit six of its Saturday matinee performances live in high ...
 
11:30PM  Opera Reimagined: Animating The Cunning Little (R)
The Cleveland Orchestra staged a unique production of Leos Janacek's The Cunning Little Vixen.
 
12:00AM  Forces Of Nature "Motion" (R) (Also 8/26 8AM, 8/26 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Big Pacific "Passionate" (R) (Also 8/26 9AM, 8/26 3PM)
 
  2:00AM  Earth: A New Wild "Oceans" (R) (Also 8/26 10AM, 8/26 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  Wild Weather (R) (Also 8/26 11AM)
 
  4:00AM  Blue Sky Metropolis "Back To The Future" (Also 8/27 5AM, 8/27 11AM)
 
  5:00AM  Rare - Creatures Of The Photo Ark (R) (Also 8/29 5AM, 8/29 11AM)
 

Monday | August 26
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Vermont This Week
Since 1982 Vermont This Week has been our signature public affairs series. Each week moderator Stewart Ledbetter is joined by three of Vermont's most insightful journalists to discuss not only ...
 
  8:30PM  Profile "France Dionne" (R)
Fran Stoddard interviews France Dionne, long-time civil servant and Consul General to New England, who speaks to issues of concern on both sides of the border.
 
  9:00PM  Made Here "Quebec My Country Mon Pays"
Montreal-born filmmaker John Walker explores his own complicated relationship with Quebec in the aftermath of the Quiet Revolution in the 1960s, which unleashed dramatic cultural and political changes that led to the separatist movement, the FLQ terrorist crisis and ultimately, the exodus of more than 500,000 English-speaking Quebecers.
 
10:30PM  Made Here "Maker" (R)
Portraits of eight different individuals who are current or past members of the Generator Maker Space in Burlington, VT.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/27 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Plants Behaving Badly "Murder & Mayhem" (R) (Also 8/27 8AM, 8/27 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Plants Behaving Badly "Sex & Lies" (R) (Also 8/27 9AM, 8/27 3PM)
 
  2:00AM  Life On The Line "Losing To Live" (Also 8/27 10AM, 8/27 4PM, 8/30 5AM, 8/30 11AM)
 
  2:30AM  Stories From The Stage "Love Calls" (R) (Also 8/27 10:30AM, 8/27 4:30PM, 8/30 5:30AM, 8/30 11:30AM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Blue Sky Metropolis "Back To The Future" (Also 8/27 11AM)
 

Tuesday | August 27
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  America Reframed "Struggle & Hope" (R)
Among the wealth of untold stories in American history is the rise and slow disappearance of all-black towns that sprung up in Oklahoma following the end of the Civil War. Founded in an effort to ... (Also 8/28 12AM, 8/28 8AM, 8/28 2PM, 8/31 10PM)
 
  9:00PM  Made Here "Henry David Thoreau: Surveyor Of The Soul"
The story of Henry David Thoreau and the impact his writings and lifestyle have in our time.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/28 3AM)
 
12:00AM  America Reframed "Struggle & Hope" (R) (Also 8/28 8AM, 8/28 2PM, 8/31 10PM)
 
  1:00AM  Nova Wonders "What Are Animals Saying?" (R) (Also 8/28 9AM, 8/28 3PM)
 
  2:00AM  Reel South "See The Keepers" (R) (Also 8/28 10AM, 8/28 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Bad Behavior" (R) (Also 8/28 11AM)
 

Wednesday | August 28
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Nature "A Squirrel's Guide To Success"
Join some of the world's top squirrel scientists who are making groundbreaking discoveries.
 
  9:30PM  Life From Above "Moving Planet"
Cameras in space capture footage of the greatest and most powerful movements on our planet.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/29 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Independent Lens "Rat Film" (R) (Also 8/29 8AM, 8/29 2PM, 8/31 12PM)
 
  1:00AM  Independent Lens "Rodents Of Unusual Size" (R) (Also 8/29 9AM, 8/29 3PM, 8/31 1PM)
 
  2:00AM  Frontline "The Abortion Divide" (R)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Rare - Creatures Of The Photo Ark (R) (Also 8/29 11AM)
 

Thursday | August 29
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Outdoor Journal "Bass Fishing, Autumn Horseback, Mount Horrid" (R)
Bass fishing with a pro; an autumn horseback ride in Danby; a hike up Mount Horrid; watershed restoration with the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps.
 
  8:30PM  Rural Free Delivery "Farming W/Horses/Herbs/Ginseng" (R)
A visit to Herluf Johnson of Glover, who farms with draft horses; investigating the culinary and medicinal herbs and Vermont-grown ginseng.
 
  9:00PM  Points North Classics "Vast/Vitreous Flux/Reeve Lindbergh"
A snowmobile ride through Smuggler's Notch with the Vermont Association of Snow Travelers; artist Kathleen Moore of Madison, N.H., who practices a technique called vitreous flux; and an interview with Vermont author Reeve Lindbergh.
 
  9:30PM  Guest Of The House "All Fall Down" (R)
The successor group to "Pinhead"..."All Fall Down"...sings rock on this program. Tunes include "Who Are These People," "Bartalk," "Cowboy Ride," and "Under the Boardwalk."
 
10:00PM  Crossroads "Hot Air"
In our feature segment, we'll talk to the artist responsible for decorating Vermont's unofficial State Balloon and join its owner for a flight over Essex Junction.
 
10:30PM  Pass It On "Storytelling" (R)
This program highlights the tradition of telling stories, reciting poems and spinning tall tales. Among the storytellers are Keith Wallace of Waterbury, Cora Bardwell of Dover and Claire Bouffard ...
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/30 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Nova "Lethal Seas" (R) (Also 8/30 8AM, 8/30 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Animal Babies: First Year On Earth "First Steps" (Also 8/30 9AM, 8/30 3PM)
 
  2:00AM  Magical Land Of Oz "Land" (Also 8/30 10AM, 8/30 4PM, 8/31 5AM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Life On The Line "Losing To Live" (Also 8/30 11AM)
 
  5:30AM  Stories From The Stage "Love Calls" (R) (Also 8/30 11:30AM)
 

Friday | August 30
 
  6:30PM  DW News
DW News - a daily newscast from the heart of Europe. As one of the world's largest international broadcasters, Deutsche Welle provides public television viewers the unique opportunity to see our ...
 
  7:00PM  Democracy Now!
Anchored by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy Now! presents daily headlines and in-depth discussions from a diversity of voices rarely heard from in mainstream media.
 
  8:00PM  Made Here "Seven Writers"
Explore the creative process through the lives of seven active and accomplished writers.
 
  9:00PM  Made Here "Sunlight Man"
This feature documentary is an intimate and personal biography of novelist John Gardner, author of Grendel, The Sunlight Dialogues, October Light and other works. The film was written, photographed, edited and produced by his son, Joel Gardner.
 
10:35PM  Last Night (R)
A young woman struggles with mixed emotions on the last night of an intense and unusual summer romance.
 
11:00PM  PBS NewsHour
The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. (Also 8/31 3AM)
 
12:00AM  Outback "The Kimberley Comes Alive" (R) (Also 8/31 8AM, 8/31 2PM)
 
  1:00AM  Outback "The Dry Season" (R) (Also 8/31 9AM, 8/31 3PM)
 
  2:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Meet The Spies" (R) (Also 8/31 10AM, 8/31 4PM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS NewsHour
 
  4:00AM  Amanpour And Company
 
  5:00AM  Magical Land Of Oz "Land"
 

Saturday | August 31
 
  6:00AM  Second Opinion "Head & Neck Cancer" (R) (Also 8/31 11:30AM)
 
  6:30AM  Consuelo Mack Wealthtrack (Also 8/31 11AM)
 
  7:00AM  To The Contrary With Bonnie Erbe
 
  7:30AM  Washington Week
 
  8:00AM  Outback "The Kimberley Comes Alive" (R) (Also 8/31 2PM)
 
  9:00AM  Outback "The Dry Season" (R) (Also 8/31 3PM)
 
10:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Meet The Spies" (R) (Also 8/31 4PM)
 
11:00AM  Consuelo Mack Wealthtrack
 
11:30AM  Second Opinion "Head & Neck Cancer" (R)
 
12:00PM  Independent Lens "Rat Film" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Independent Lens "Rodents Of Unusual Size" (R)
A fisherman in the bayou goes up against 20-pound "swamp rats" that are eating up coastal wetlands.
 
  2:00PM  Outback "The Kimberley Comes Alive" (R)
Meet the diverse humans and creatures who inhabit the Kimberley region in Western Australia.
 
  3:00PM  Outback "The Dry Season" (R)
The Outback come to life during the dry season, as turtles lay eggs and athletes dive for pearls.
 
  4:00PM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "Meet The Spies" (R)
The evolution of Spy Creatures, from the original BoulderCam to the PenguinCams, is highlighted.
 
  5:00PM  History Detectives (R)
The notes in a 1775 Almanac could shed light on how the revolution may have strained family ties.
 
  6:00PM  Jamestown
An eclipse darkens the sky and ghostly happenings reveal the Catholic spy and Samuel's true murderer.
 
  7:00PM  Africa's Great Civilizations "Cities"
The power of Africa's greatest ancient cities, including Kilwa and Great Zimbabwe are explored.
 
  8:00PM  POV "The Return" (R)
In 2012, California amended its Three Strikes law, shortening the sentences of thousands of people.
 
  9:30PM  Made Here "Forlorn Hope"
The extraordinary story of the June 18, 1864 charge of the 1st Maine Heavy Artillery Regiment at Petersburg, Virginia.
 
10:00PM  America Reframed "Struggle & Hope" (R)
Among the wealth of untold stories in American history is the rise and slow disappearance of all-black towns that sprung up in Oklahoma following the end of the Civil War. Founded in an effort to ...
 
11:00PM  Made Here "Seeing Through The Wall, Meeting Ourselves In Pale"
Follow a group of Americans who traveled to Israel and Palestine in 2016 seeking to understand what life is like for Palestinians living in the Occupied Territories and in East Jerusalem. The journey became an intense encounter not only with the people they met, but also with their own preconceptions, an experience that for many of the travelers was transformative.