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Vermont PBS - Program Schedule | May 2020

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Friday | May 1
 
  7:00PM  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.
 
  7:30PM  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 ... (Also 5/3 11:30AM)
 
  8:00PM  Washington Week
WASHINGTON WEEK, PBS' longest-running public affairs series, features Washington's top journalists analyzing the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans. Robert Costa ... (Also 5/3 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Great Performances "An Intimate Evening With David Foster" (R)
Celebrated musician and composer David Foster explores the music of his career with guest artists. (Also 5/4 3:30PM)
 
10:30PM  Rick Steves' Festive Europe (R)
Rick ventures into the Parisian streets on Bastille Day and takes in the royal pageantry in London. (Also 5/10 5PM, 5/15 8:30PM, 5/23 5PM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Somewhere South "How Do You Cue?" (Also 5/3 4AM, 5/3 7PM, 5/4 3AM)
 
  2:00AM  Julia Child: American Masters (R) (Also 5/4 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  Inside The Vatican
 
  5:00AM  The This Old House Hour "Cape Ann Tiling Is A Family Affair; Cedar Shingles" (Also 5/4 7PM)
 

Saturday | May 2
 
  6:00AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics "Shoulder Pain Relief" (R)
 
  6:30AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics "Relieve Neck Pain" (R)
 
  7:00AM  Memory Rescue With Daniel Amen, M.d. (R) (Also 5/9 4PM)
 
  9:00AM  Outdoor Journal "Trophy Trout, Camp Cooking, Bird Banding, Tour de Farms" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Motorweek
 
10:00AM  Dishing With Julia Child "Boeuf Bourguignon"
 
10:30AM  Jamie's Ultimate Veg "Scruffy Lasagne & Bigged-Up Broccoli" (R)
 
11:00AM  Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Television "Secret S Of Oaxaca" (R)
 
11:30AM  Martha Bakes "Perfect Puff Pastry" (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "New Orleans Shrimp And Creamy Grits" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Woodsmith Shop "Scalloped Lid Box" (R)
A router table insert is added to a completed tabletop. A scalloped lid is made for decorative box.
 
  1:30PM  This Old House "Cape Ann | Tiling Is A Family Affair"
Tommy repairs 130-year-old pocket doors. Jenn works with landscaper Fred to build a boulder wall.
 
  2:00PM  Ask This Old House "Cedar Shingles, Vegetable Garden"
Host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, landscape contractor Roger Cook and guest experts make personal HOUSE calls, guiding viewers through ...
 
  2:30PM  Antiques Roadshow "Mcnay Art Museum Hour 2"
Julius Cohen yellow diamond earrings, a 1928 Gibson Granada banjo and more items are appraised.
 
  3:30PM  Suze Orman's Ultimate Retirement Guide (R)
The personal finance expert provides essential advice on planning for and thriving in retirement. (Also 5/11 3:30PM, 5/15 9PM, 5/23 7AM)
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  As Time Goes By "Improvements?" (R)
The mini-series based on Jean and Lionel's romance is finally in production, and the producers have made some "improvements" to the script. (R)
 
  6:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "The New Vicar" (R)
Hyacinth has asked the new vicar to tea and organizes every meticulously, but things still go awry.
 
  7:00PM  Fawlty Towers "The Psychiatrist" (R)
Basil is certain one of the guests has smuggled a girl into his room and sets out to investigate. Unfortunately, he is caught in a compromising situation by Sybil.
 
  7:37PM  Still Open All Hours
A sequel to the popular British comedy, Open All Hours. A small grocer's shop in Yorkshire is run by a middle-aged miser with an assortment of quirky neighbors.
 
  8:07PM  Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries "Unnatural Habits" (R)
The death of a teenager who was escaping from a halfway house for wayward girls is investigated.
 
  9:01PM  Death In Paradise
Sent to the tiny island of Saint-Marie to solve a mysterious murder, Detective Inspector Richard Poole is a total fish out of water. A quintessentially British cop, he would much prefer the London ... (Also 5/6 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Shakespeare & Hathaway-Private Investigators "Ill Met By Moonlight" (R)
Lady Tania instructs Frank and Lu to find a missing necklace before the Autumn Equinox Ball.
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Gary Clark, Jr." (R)
The singer-songwriter and guitarist performs songs from his highly acclaimed album "This Land."
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Devil Makes Three" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "Bourbon Country" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Poisoned Water" (R)
 
  2:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "The Tropics"
 
  3:00AM  H20: The Molecule That Made Us "Civilizations" (Also 5/4 5AM)
 
  4:00AM  Somewhere South "How Do You Cue?" (Also 5/3 7PM, 5/4 3AM)
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 

Sunday | May 3
 
  6:00AM  Body Electric "Tallahassee, FL" (R)
 
  6:30AM  Body Electric "Acapulco, Mexico" (R)
 
  7:00AM  Sesame Street "Grocery Games" (R) (Also 5/5 11AM, 5/5 1PM)
 
  7:30AM  Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood "Playtime Is Different/The Playground Is Different" (R)
 
  8:00AM  Pinkalicious & Peterrific "Fashion Fun/Welcome Pinka Bear" (R)
 
  8:30AM  Molly Of Denali "Sukis Bone/Brand New Flag" (R)
 
  9:00AM  Xavier Riddle And The Secret Museum "I Am Mark Twain/I Am Abigail Adams" (R) (Also 5/29 9AM)
 
  9:30AM  Let's Go Luna! "Nature Calls/Story Story" (R)
 
10:00AM  Nature Cat "Gimme Shelter/Goin' Batty" (R)
 
10:30AM  Wild Kratts "The Real Ant Farm" (R)
 
11:00AM  Weekends With Yankee "Treasures From The Earth"
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Made Here "Modified" (R) (Also 5/7 9:30PM)
 
  1:30PM  Made Here "Raising Ali" (R)
Learn the history behind the famous Ali / Liston fight in Lewiston, ME
 
  2:00PM  Made Here "Champlain College Student Showcase 2020"
A selection of current work from students in the Broadcast Media Production and Filmmaking programs at Champlain College.
 
  3:00PM  Rick Steves' Tasty Europe (R)
The travel expert shows how food is a prime ingredient in what defines cultures all across Europe. (Also 5/16 3:30PM)
 
  3:30PM  Downton Abbey Returns! (R)
Join Jim Carter for a celebration of the beloved hit series and a sneak peek at the upcoming movie.
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  The Great British Baking Show "Pies" (R)
The bakers must master a perfect Wellington. Hand-raised pies and American pies are prepared.
 
  7:00PM  Somewhere South "How Do You Cue?"
Vivian travels to Florida for smoked mullet and Texas for barbecue with Japanese and Mexican twists. (Also 5/4 3AM)
 
  8:00PM  Call the Midwife "Episode Six"
Disappointed by the Poplar Horticultural Show's cancellation, Fred attempts to reinstate it. (Also 5/4 12AM, 5/5 3AM, 5/8 3:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  World On Fire On Masterpiece "Episode Five"
Harry and his unit reach Dunkirk, with the odds stacked against them. (Also 5/4 1AM, 5/5 4AM, 5/8 4:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Baptiste On Masterpiece "Episode Four"
Julien finds the money, but Edward makes a reckless move that puts the case in jeopardy. (Also 5/4 2AM, 5/5 5AM)
 
11:02PM  Call the Midwife (R)
Lucille faces racism and prejudice when a new mother becomes ill.
 
12:00AM  Call the Midwife "Episode Six" (Also 5/5 3AM, 5/8 3:30PM)
 
  1:00AM  World On Fire On Masterpiece "Episode Five" (Also 5/5 4AM, 5/8 4:30PM)
 
  2:00AM  Baptiste On Masterpiece "Episode Four" (Also 5/5 5AM)
 
  3:00AM  Somewhere South "How Do You Cue?"
 
  4:00AM  Julia Child: American Masters (R)
 
  5:00AM  H20: The Molecule That Made Us "Civilizations"
 

Monday | May 4
 
  7:00PM  The This Old House Hour "Cape Ann Tiling Is A Family Affair; Cedar Shingles"
Tommy repairs 130-year-old pocket doors. Jenn builds boulder wall. A new type of solar is featured.
 
  8:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Mcnay Art Museum Hour 3"
Julius Cohen yellow diamond earrings, a 1928 Gibson Granada banjo and more items are appraised. (Also 5/5 3:30PM, 5/6 5AM)
 
  9:00PM  George W. Bush: American Experience "Part One"
Explore Bush's tumultuous youth and his unorthodox road to the presidency via the contested election of 2000. The new administration's focus on domestic issues is abruptly brought to a halt by the ... (Also 5/5 1AM, 5/6 3AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  George W. Bush: American Experience "Part One" (Also 5/6 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Call the Midwife "Episode Six" (Also 5/8 3:30PM)
 
  4:00AM  World On Fire On Masterpiece "Episode Five" (Also 5/8 4:30PM)
 
  5:00AM  Baptiste On Masterpiece "Episode Four"
 

Tuesday | May 5
 
  7:00PM  Saving Our Waters "Canadian Perspectives On Water" (R)
From Lake Champlain to the Richelieu River and the St. Lawrence, a panel of Canadian experts explores our connections and common interests in our water.
 
  8:00PM  Queen At War (Also 5/7 5AM, 5/8 2AM, 5/9 4AM, 5/10 4AM)
 
  9:00PM  George W. Bush: American Experience "Part Two"
Follow the evolution of Bush's presidency, from 9/11 and the ensuing war in Iraq to his second term challenges, including anthrax scares, threat levels, Hurricane Katrina and the most serious ... (Also 5/6 1AM, 5/7 3AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  George W. Bush: American Experience "Part Two" (Also 5/7 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  George W. Bush: American Experience "Part One"
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Mcnay Art Museum Hour 3"
 

Wednesday | May 6
 
  7:00PM  Venturing: The Entrepreneurial Challenge "Financing Growth"
Entrepreneurs discuss sources for obtaining growth financing, including bootstrapping, short-term notes, private stock offerings, initial public offerings and venture capital.
 
  7:30PM  Rural Free Delivery "Garden Design/Soap Making/Maple Surgaring" (R)
Garden design and layout, early spring plantings, soapmaking, maple sugaring, and Willem Lange shares some of his earliest springtime memories.
 
  8:00PM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "The North"
Travel to the Northern Hemisphere, where the spy creatures learn how animals move, feed and fight. A spy hummingbird films millions of butterflies, and a spy squirrel finds itself in a battle. A spy ... (Also 5/7 3:30PM, 5/8 4AM, 5/10 1AM)
 
  9:00PM  H20: The Molecule That Made Us "Crisis"
Earth's changing water cycle and human profiting are forcing changes in our reliance on water. (Also 5/7 1AM, 5/7 4:30PM, 5/8 5AM, 5/10 2AM, 5/11 5AM)
 
10:00PM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Mexico - Maya Underworld"
Return to Mexico, where Steve Backshall explores a honeycomb of subterranean Mexican caves that the ancient Maya believed were a portal to a terrifying underworld. In a dark and flooded cave, Steve ... (Also 5/7 2AM, 5/8 3AM, 5/10 3AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  H20: The Molecule That Made Us "Crisis" (Also 5/7 4:30PM, 5/8 5AM, 5/10 2AM, 5/11 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Mexico - Maya Underworld" (Also 5/8 3AM, 5/10 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  George W. Bush: American Experience "Part Two"
 
  5:00AM  Queen At War (Also 5/8 2AM, 5/9 4AM, 5/10 4AM)
 

Thursday | May 7
 
  7:00PM  Made Here "Mr. Connolly Has Als" (R)
NH High School Principal Gene Connolly navigates the effects of ALS.
 
  7:30PM  Made Here "Lake Effect" (R)
Explores the possible connection between neurotoxins found in the lakes of VT & NH and the onset of ALS.
 
  8:00PM  Made Here "Mortality Of Dreams"
Follows the construction of a state of the art, international volunteer-run hospital, to provide healthcare for all. (Also 5/10 12PM)
 
  9:30PM  Made Here "Modified" (R)
A filmmaker and her mother embark on a journey to find out why GMOs are not labeled on food.
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  College Behind Bars "Part One" (Also 5/9 3AM)
 
  2:00AM  Queen At War (Also 5/9 4AM, 5/10 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Mexico - Maya Underworld" (Also 5/10 3AM)
 
  4:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "The North" (Also 5/10 1AM)
 
  5:00AM  H20: The Molecule That Made Us "Crisis" (Also 5/10 2AM, 5/11 5AM)
 

Friday | May 8
 
  7:00PM  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.
 
  7:30PM  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 ... (Also 5/10 11:30AM)
 
  8:00PM  Washington Week
WASHINGTON WEEK, PBS' longest-running public affairs series, features Washington's top journalists analyzing the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans. Robert Costa ... (Also 5/10 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Henry Louis Gates, Jr. - Uncovering America (R)
Courtney B. Vance hosts this celebration of the renowned historian, author and filmmaker. (Also 5/9 1PM, 5/10 3PM)
 
10:00PM  Aging Backwards 3 With Miranda Esmonde-White (R)
Learn how to keep your mind sharp and your body active as you age using gentle daily movement. (Also 5/24 3PM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Great Performances "La Phil 100" (Also 5/10 1:30PM, 5/11 3AM)
 
  2:30AM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra (R) (Also 5/11 4:30AM, 5/12 2:30AM)
 
  3:00AM  College Behind Bars "Part One"
 
  4:00AM  Queen At War (Also 5/10 4AM)
 
  5:00AM  The This Old House Hour "Cape Ann Window On Restoration; Mantel, Too Many L" (Also 5/11 7PM)
 

Saturday | May 9
 
  6:00AM  3 Steps To Pain-Free Living (R)
 
  8:00AM  Dr. Fuhrman's Food As Medicine (R)
 
10:00AM  Ken Burns: The National Parks (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated "Tasty Thai"
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Great Grilled Chicken And Texas Potato Salad" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Henry Louis Gates, Jr. - Uncovering America (R)
Courtney B. Vance hosts this celebration of the renowned historian, author and filmmaker. (Also 5/10 3PM)
 
  2:30PM  5 Day Rapid Reset With Dr. Kellyann (R)
Dr. Kellyann's presents a plan to losing weight, gaining energy and reclaiming your joie de vivre. (Also 5/18 3:30PM)
 
  4:00PM  Memory Rescue With Daniel Amen, M.d. (R)
Dr. Daniel Amen demonstrates ways to supercharge your memory and remember what matters most to you.
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  As Time Goes By "The County Set" (R)
With Lionel's father and step-mother away, Jean and Lionel decide to head off for the Pargetter country home, where they are "adopted" by the country set. (R)
 
  6:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "Stately Home" (R)
Hyacinth looks forward to soaking up a little culture at her favorite stately home.
 
  7:00PM  Fawlty Towers "Waldorf Salad" (R)
An American guest tips Basil to keep the kitchen open late, but chef has left for the day. Basil steps in, but he meets his Waterloo when the guest requests a Waldorf Salad.
 
  7:32PM  Still Open All Hours
A sequel to the popular British comedy, Open All Hours. A small grocer's shop in Yorkshire is run by a middle-aged miser with an assortment of quirky neighbors.
 
  8:02PM  Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries "A Christmas Murder"
Harsh weather traps Phryne, Dot, Dr. Mac and Aunt Prudence at chalet with a murderer in their midst
 
  9:00PM  Death In Paradise
Sent to the tiny island of Saint-Marie to solve a mysterious murder, Detective Inspector Richard Poole is a total fish out of water. A quintessentially British cop, he would much prefer the London ... (Also 5/13 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Shakespeare & Hathaway-Private Investigators "Outrageous Fortune" (R)
Lawyer George Gonzalo seeks out Frank and Lu to help a dog that is heir to a vast shipping fortune.
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Herbie Hancock" (R)
Legendary keyboardist and jazz innovator Herbie Hancock.performs songs from his long career.
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Mandy Barnett" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "Persimmon Style" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "The North"
 
  2:00AM  H20: The Molecule That Made Us "Crisis" (Also 5/11 5AM)
 
  3:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Mexico - Maya Underworld"
 
  4:00AM  Queen At War
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 

Sunday | May 10
 
  6:00AM  Feel Better Fast And Make It Last With Daniel A (R)
 
  8:00AM  Deepak Chopra: The Spiritual Laws Of Success (R)
 
10:00AM  Tom Lehrer - Live In Copenhagen 1967 (R) (Also 5/22 8:30PM)
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Made Here "Mortality Of Dreams"
 
  1:30PM  Great Performances "La Phil 100"
The centennial of LA Phil is celebrated with "La Valse" by Ravel, Stravinsky's "Firebird" and more. (Also 5/11 3AM)
 
  3:00PM  Henry Louis Gates, Jr. - Uncovering America (R)
Courtney B. Vance hosts this celebration of the renowned historian, author and filmmaker.
 
  5:00PM  Rick Steves' Festive Europe (R)
Rick ventures into the Parisian streets on Bastille Day and takes in the royal pageantry in London. (Also 5/15 8:30PM, 5/23 5PM)
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  The Great British Baking Show "Puddings" (R)
The bakers go all out with two types of sponge puddings. Queen of Pudding and strudel are served.
 
  7:00PM  Pacific With Sam Neill "Endeavour And Tahiti"
On the 250th anniversary of Cook leaving Plymouth, Sam Neill visits Tahiti in the first of six episodes to follow Cook's journey around the Pacific, and hears from Tahitians about what Cook means 250 ...
 
  8:00PM  Call the Midwife "Episode Seven"
Kevin's newest patient has a troubled home life and needs his emotional as well as medical support. (Also 5/11 12AM, 5/12 3AM, 5/15 3:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  World On Fire On Masterpiece "Episode Six"
Paris falls to the Nazis and Webster and Albert's lives are turned upside down. (Also 5/11 1AM, 5/12 4AM, 5/15 4:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Baptiste On Masterpiece "Episode Five"
Julien plots an audacious move to frame Constantin, which ends in bloodshed. (Also 5/11 2AM, 5/12 5AM)
 
11:02PM  Call the Midwife (R)
A mother abandons her children at the clinic. Valerie and Magda take part in a beauty contest.
 
12:00AM  Call the Midwife "Episode Seven" (Also 5/12 3AM, 5/15 3:30PM)
 
  1:00AM  World On Fire On Masterpiece "Episode Six" (Also 5/12 4AM, 5/15 4:30PM)
 
  2:00AM  Baptiste On Masterpiece "Episode Five" (Also 5/12 5AM)
 
  3:00AM  Great Performances "La Phil 100"
 
  4:30AM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra (R) (Also 5/12 2:30AM)
 
  5:00AM  H20: The Molecule That Made Us "Crisis"
 

Monday | May 11
 
  7:00PM  The This Old House Hour "Cape Ann Window On Restoration; Mantel, Too Many L"
Leaded glass windows are repaired. Mini splits are installed and Tommy tackles tricky original trim.
 
  8:00PM  Asian Americans "Breaking Ground/A Question Of Loyalty"
See how new immigrants from China, Japan and beyond, despite anti-Asian laws, build railroads, dazzle in Hollywood and fight for equality. Then, the first generation of U.S.-born Asian Americans have ... (Also 5/13 3AM)
 
10:00PM  Independent Lens "Rewind"
A story of the cycles and consequences of abuse is revealed from a 20 year-old home video archive. (Also 5/16 3AM)
 
11:30PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Lifeline: Pearl Harbor's Unknown Hero
 
  2:30AM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra (R)
 
  3:00AM  Call the Midwife "Episode Seven" (Also 5/15 3:30PM)
 
  4:00AM  World On Fire On Masterpiece "Episode Six" (Also 5/15 4:30PM)
 
  5:00AM  Baptiste On Masterpiece "Episode Five"
 

Tuesday | May 12
 
  7:00PM  Saving Our Waters "Thinking Like A Watershed" (R)
Town hall discussing water quality science, policies, and advocacy in the Lake Champlain watershed, with community members and an expert panel recorded at ECHO in Burlington, November 2017.
 
  8:00PM  Asian Americans "Good Americans/Generation Rising"
Learn how Asian Americans are targeted as perpetual foreigners during the Cold War. A younger generation fights for equality in the fields, on campuses and in the culture, and new immigrants and war ... (Also 5/14 3AM)
 
10:00PM  Asian Americans "Breaking Through"
Revisit the turn of the millennium, when Asian Americans are empowered by growing numbers and rising influence but face a reckoning of what it means to be an American in an increasingly polarized ... (Also 5/13 2AM, 5/14 5AM, 5/15 2AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Quakers: The Quiet Revolutionaries
 
  2:00AM  Asian Americans "Breaking Through" (Also 5/14 5AM, 5/15 2AM)
 
  3:00AM  Asian Americans "Breaking Ground/A Question Of Loyalty"
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Celebrating Asian-Pacific Heritage" (R)
 

Wednesday | May 13
 
  7:00PM  Venturing: The Entrepreneurial Challenge "Managing Growth"
A company's growth can be exciting, but it is often unexpected and challenging. Here are ways to effectively manage the chaos inherent in growth.
 
  7:30PM  Rural Free Delivery "Cold Frames/Tomatoes/Bird Houses/Bird Carving" (R)
Building a cold frame, planting and growing tomatoes, building bird houses, and a visit with bird carver Bob Spear. (CC)
 
  8:00PM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "The Islands"
The islands of the South Pacific are explored with creatures such as the spy koala and the spy crab. (Also 5/14 3:30PM, 5/15 4AM, 5/17 2AM)
 
  9:00PM  Nova "Eagle Power"
Bird specialist Lloyd Buck puts his trained golden eagle to the test with remarkable experiments. (Also 5/14 1AM, 5/14 4:30PM, 5/15 5AM, 5/17 1AM)
 
10:00PM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Greenland - Ice Mountain"
Steve Backshall attempts to summit a remote and unclimbed mountain in Greenland's Stauning Alps. (Also 5/14 2AM, 5/15 3AM, 5/17 3AM, 5/18 5AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Eagle Power" (Also 5/14 4:30PM, 5/15 5AM, 5/17 1AM)
 
  2:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Greenland - Ice Mountain" (Also 5/15 3AM, 5/17 3AM, 5/18 5AM)
 
  3:00AM  Asian Americans "Good Americans/Generation Rising"
 
  5:00AM  Asian Americans "Breaking Through" (Also 5/15 2AM)
 

Thursday | May 14
 
  7:00PM  Made Here "An Uncommon Curiosity: With Bernd Heinrich" (R)
Follow Bernd Heinrich, one of the world's most insightful and original biologists, over the course of a year.
 
  8:00PM  Made Here "Health & The Hive: A Beekeepers Journey"
An exploration of the importance of honeybees in our lives. (Also 5/17 12PM)
 
  9:00PM  Made Here "Meet The Makers" (R)
The Vermont Food Venture Center profiles local farm and food entrepreneurs.
 
  9:30PM  Made Here "My Father, My Farm" (R)
When a lifelong farmer receives a letter outlining the harsh new realities of the dairy industry, he must confront not only his past, but his future as well. (Also 5/31 12:45PM)
 
  9:45PM  Made Here "Gathering Time" (R)
Experience a day of traditional Maple sugaring in the Northeast Kindgom of Vermont. (Also 5/21 7:45PM, 5/24 1:50PM)
 
10:00PM  Made Here "Root Hog Or Die"
Filmed in 1973 in hill towns across Western Massachusetts and Southern Vermont, this film follows the cycle of the farming year from spring to winter.
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  College Behind Bars "Part Two" (Also 5/17 4AM)
 
  2:00AM  Asian Americans "Breaking Through"
 
  3:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Greenland - Ice Mountain" (Also 5/17 3AM, 5/18 5AM)
 
  4:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "The Islands" (Also 5/17 2AM)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Eagle Power" (Also 5/17 1AM)
 

Friday | May 15
 
  7:00PM  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.
 
  7:30PM  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 ... (Also 5/17 11:30AM)
 
  8:00PM  Washington Week
WASHINGTON WEEK, PBS' longest-running public affairs series, features Washington's top journalists analyzing the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans. Robert Costa ... (Also 5/17 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Rick Steves' Festive Europe (R)
Rick ventures into the Parisian streets on Bastille Day and takes in the royal pageantry in London. (Also 5/23 5PM)
 
  9:00PM  Suze Orman's Ultimate Retirement Guide (R)
The personal finance expert provides essential advice on planning for and thriving in retirement. (Also 5/23 7AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Great Performances "Leonard Bernstein Mass" (Also 5/17 1PM, 5/18 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Independent Lens "Rewind"
 
  4:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover (Also 5/17 5:30AM)
 
  5:00AM  The This Old House Hour "Cape Ann Don't Rip It, Restore It; Pantry Doors, R" (Also 5/18 7PM)
 

Saturday | May 16
 
  6:00AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics "Waist Slenderizing" (R)
 
  6:30AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics "Feet Strengthening" (R)
 
  7:00AM  Brain Fitness Program
 
  9:00AM  Outdoor Journal "Pike On The Fly, Duck Stamp, Herps Walk, LaPlatte River" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Motorweek
 
10:00AM  Dishing With Julia Child "The Potato Show"
 
10:30AM  Jamie's Ultimate Veg "Bean Burger, Charred Salad, Spicy Curry" (R)
 
11:00AM  Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Television "The New Australia" (R)
 
11:30AM  Martha Bakes "Embellished Pies" (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated "The Most Important Meal"
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Oklahoma Onion Burgers And Louisiana Meat Pies" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Woodsmith Shop "Horizontal Routing" (R)
Add versatility to the combination router table with an easy-to-build horizontal table.
 
  1:30PM  This Old House "Cape Ann | Window On Restoration"
Original leaded glass windows are repaired. Fred plants a bed of perennials along the new driveway.
 
  2:00PM  This Old House "Cape Ann | Don't Rip It, Restore It"
Mauro repairs 130-year-old plaster and Heath installs a new panel. Broken balusters are repaired.
 
  2:30PM  Antiques Roadshow "Little Rock, Hour Two" (R)
Journey to Little Rock to see fantastic finds, including a 1983 Truman Capote "Playboy" manuscript.
 
  3:30PM  Rick Steves' Tasty Europe (R)
The travel expert shows how food is a prime ingredient in what defines cultures all across Europe.
 
  4:00PM  Celtic Woman, The Best Of (R)
Get transported to Ireland to celebrate magical moments and memories from 15 years of making music.
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  As Time Goes By "Lionel's Ex-Wife" (R)
Lionel receives an unexpected letter from ex-wife Margaret. (R)
 
  6:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "The Charity Shop" (R)
Hyacinth is at her wit's end with the charity shop, Councilor Nugent, Rose's love life & her Daddy!
 
  7:00PM  Fawlty Towers "The Kipper And The Corpse" (R)
What should a hotelier do when he serves a guest breakfast in bed and finds that guest dead? Whatever that something may be, Basil does not do it.
 
  7:32PM  Still Open All Hours
A sequel to the popular British comedy, Open All Hours. A small grocer's shop in Yorkshire is run by a middle-aged miser with an assortment of quirky neighbors.
 
  8:02PM  Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries "Death Defying Acts" (R)
When a magic show assistant is beheaded on stage, a secret murder in the past is unraveled.
 
  9:00PM  Death In Paradise
Sent to the tiny island of Saint-Marie to solve a mysterious murder, Detective Inspector Richard Poole is a total fish out of water. A quintessentially British cop, he would much prefer the London ... (Also 5/20 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Shakespeare & Hathaway-Private Investigators "The Play's The Thing" (R)
The creator of The Legends of Engelworld employs Frank and Lu to go undercover as LARP characters.
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Maggie Rogers" (R)
Pop singer-songwriter Maggie Rogers performs songs from her hit album "Heard It in a Past Life."
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Nitty Gritty Dirt Band" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "Chasing Trout" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Eagle Power"
 
  2:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "The Islands"
 
  3:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Greenland - Ice Mountain" (Also 5/18 5AM)
 
  4:00AM  College Behind Bars "Part Two"
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 

Sunday | May 17
 
  6:00AM  Body Electric "Tallahassee, FL" (R)
 
  6:30AM  Body Electric "Tallahassee, Fl" (R)
 
  7:00AM  Sesame Street "Welcome To Sesame Hospital" (R)
 
  7:30AM  Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood "Daniel's Bicycle/Katerina's Magic Trick" (R)
 
  8:00AM  Pinkalicious & Peterrific "Mr. Socko/A Pinkapurrfect Pet" (R)
 
  8:30AM  Molly Of Denali "The Night Manager/Not So Permafrost" (R)
 
  9:00AM  Xavier Riddle And The Secret Museum "I Am Florence Nightingale/I Am George Washington C" (R) (Also 5/20 9AM)
 
  9:30AM  Let's Go Luna! "A Prickly Pear/Turkish Delight" (R)
 
10:00AM  Nature Cat "Under Pressure/Rainy Day" (Also 5/28 7:30AM)
 
10:30AM  Wild Kratts "Mystery Of The Mini Monkey Models" (R)
 
11:00AM  Weekends With Yankee "To The Top"
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Made Here "Health & The Hive: A Beekeepers Journey"
 
  1:00PM  Great Performances "Leonard Bernstein Mass"
Ravinia Festival's production of Leonard Bernstein's theater piece starring Paulo Szot is showcased. (Also 5/18 3AM)
 
  3:00PM  Brain Secrets With Dr. Michael Merzenich (R)
Dr. Merzenich discusses how to improve and maintain cognitive fitness and deal with aging.
 
  4:30PM  Relieving Stress With Yoga With Peggy Cappy (R)
Peggy Cappy shows how to relieve stress and ease anxiety with yoga and special breathing techniques.
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  The Great British Baking Show "Sweet Dough" (R)
The seven remaining bakers prepare regional buns. Jam doughnuts and an enriched dough loaf are made.
 
  7:00PM  Pacific With Sam Neill "Endeavour And New Zealand"
The second of six episodes following Sam Neill travelling in the wake of Captain Cook around the Pacific, 250 years on from when Cook made his first voyage. This episode sees Sam in New Zealand, a ...
 
  8:00PM  Call the Midwife "Episode Eight"
Nurse Crane cares for an unmarried expectant mother. Petra must move up her wedding. (Also 5/18 12AM, 5/19 3AM, 5/22 3:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  World On Fire On Masterpiece "Episode Seven"
Harry has a second chance at saving Kasia from Warsaw and Lois may be set for happiness at last. (Also 5/18 1AM, 5/19 4AM, 5/22 4:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Baptiste On Masterpiece "Episode Six"
Julien discovers the inside source, bringing the case to a devastating conclusion. (Also 5/18 2AM, 5/19 5AM)
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife (R)
Sister Julienne navigates a complex situation with a Pakistani family and an unexpected pregnancy.
 
12:00AM  Call the Midwife "Episode Eight" (Also 5/19 3AM, 5/22 3:30PM)
 
  1:00AM  World On Fire On Masterpiece "Episode Seven" (Also 5/19 4AM, 5/22 4:30PM)
 
  2:00AM  Baptiste On Masterpiece "Episode Six" (Also 5/19 5AM)
 
  3:00AM  Great Performances "Leonard Bernstein Mass"
 
  5:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Greenland - Ice Mountain"
 

Monday | May 18
 
  7:00PM  The This Old House Hour "Cape Ann Don't Rip It, Restore It; Pantry Doors, R"
Norm repairs broken baluster. An electrical panel is installed and 130-year-old plaster is repaired.
 
  8:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Little Rock, Hour Three" (R)
Great treasures include a 1985 Charles Schulz Snoopy sketch and a Chinese altar garniture from 1850. (Also 5/19 3:30PM, 5/20 5AM, 5/23 2:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Created Equal: Clarence Thomas In His Own Words
Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas discusses his life, legacy and legal theories. (Also 5/19 1AM, 5/20 3AM, 5/21 4AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Created Equal: Clarence Thomas In His Own Words (Also 5/20 3AM, 5/21 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  Call the Midwife "Episode Eight" (Also 5/22 3:30PM)
 
  4:00AM  World On Fire On Masterpiece "Episode Seven" (Also 5/22 4:30PM)
 
  5:00AM  Baptiste On Masterpiece "Episode Six"
 

Tuesday | May 19
 
  7:00PM  Saving Our Waters "Our Lakes Matter" (R)
Town hall focusing on blue-green algae blooms, water quality science, what can be done, and changing policies, with community members and an expert panel recorded at 14th Star Brewing Company in St. Albans, November 2017.
 
  8:00PM  Nova "Deadliest Tornadoes" (R)
Explore the science behind the April 2011 tornadoes that left a trail of destruction across the US. (Also 5/20 1AM, 5/23 4AM)
 
  9:00PM  Mr. Tornado: American Experience
Meet pioneering meteorologist Ted Fujita, who transformed our understanding of tornados. His technological advancements saved lives and helped Americans prepare for and respond to dangerous weather ... (Also 5/21 3AM, 5/22 2AM, 5/23 3AM, 5/24 4AM)
 
10:00PM  Frontline "Inside Italy's Covid War"
As PBS' premier public affairs series, FRONTLINE's stature is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human, social and political experience.
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Deadliest Tornadoes" (R) (Also 5/23 4AM)
 
  2:00AM  Frontline "On The President's Orders" (Also 5/27 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Created Equal: Clarence Thomas In His Own Words (Also 5/21 4AM)
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Little Rock, Hour Three" (R) (Also 5/23 2:30PM)
 

Wednesday | May 20
 
  7:00PM  Venturing: The Entrepreneurial Challenge "The Human Challenge"
Employees play a key role in building a successful company. Suggestions and ideas for increasing employee involvement, commitment and empowerment.
 
  7:30PM  Rural Free Delivery "Stenciling/Salvage Yards/Wall Murals/Country Store" (R)
Wall and floor stenciling, a look around salvage yards, creating old-fashioned wall murals and a visit to country stores in Barnard, South Pomfret and West Rupert. (CC)
 
  8:00PM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "The Poles"
Penguins, elephant seals, wolf cubs and polar bears are explored in the Arctic and Antarctic circles. (Also 5/21 3:30PM, 5/22 4AM, 5/24 2AM)
 
  9:00PM  Nova "Decoding Covid-19"
Join doctors on the front lines of the fight against COVID-19 as they strategize to stop the spread. (Also 5/21 4:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Suriname - Ghost Rive"
Steve Backshal and his team travel deep into the jungle to kayak an unnamed river in Suriname. (Also 5/21 2AM, 5/22 3AM, 5/24 3AM, 5/25 5AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Saving Notre Dame" (Also 5/22 5AM, 5/24 1AM)
 
  2:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Suriname - Ghost Rive" (Also 5/22 3AM, 5/24 3AM, 5/25 5AM)
 
  3:00AM  Mr. Tornado: American Experience (Also 5/22 2AM, 5/23 3AM, 5/24 4AM)
 
  4:00AM  Created Equal: Clarence Thomas In His Own Words
 

Thursday | May 21
 
  7:00PM  Made Here "Strength Of The Storm" (R)
In the wake of 2011's Tropical Storm Irene, a group of Vermont mobile home park residents who lost everything banded together to restore their lives and their community.
 
  7:45PM  Made Here "Gathering Time" (R)
Experience a day of traditional Maple sugaring in the Northeast Kindgom of Vermont. (Also 5/24 1:50PM)
 
  8:00PM  Made Here "No Easy Mile"
One man's grief over the opioid crisis in VT sends him running the Long Trail in 10 days. (Also 5/24 2PM)
 
  8:30PM  Made Here "Recovery County"
Made Here, a curated film series presented by Vermont PBS, showcases the best locally-based content from Vermont, Montreal, Upstate New York, and Northern New England. The focus of the series is on ... (Also 5/24 2:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Made Here "Coming Home" (R)
Coming Home is a documentary film focused on five people returning back to their Vermont communities from prison, and the innovative COSA program that helps reintegrate folks back into their daily lives.
 
10:40PM  Made Here "Q+a With Bess O'brien And Tricia Long" (R)
A short interview with Bess O'Brien, the director of COMING HOME and Tricia Long, Resilience Beyond Incarceration program director and the producer of DOWNSTREAM. Hosted by Made Here's Eric Ford.
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  College Behind Bars "Part Three"
 
  2:00AM  Mr. Tornado: American Experience (Also 5/23 3AM, 5/24 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Suriname - Ghost Rive" (Also 5/24 3AM, 5/25 5AM)
 
  4:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "The Poles" (Also 5/24 2AM)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Saving Notre Dame" (Also 5/24 1AM)
 

Friday | May 22
 
  7:00PM  Outdoor Journal "Steelhead Fishing, Bristol Pond, Turkey Hunting, Surfing" (R)
Steelhead fishing on New York's Salmon River, an evening fish outing on Bristol Pond; Vermont's new mentoring program for hunters; and surfing around Montreal.
 
  7:30PM  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 ... (Also 5/24 11:30AM)
 
  8:00PM  Washington Week
WASHINGTON WEEK, PBS' longest-running public affairs series, features Washington's top journalists analyzing the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans. Robert Costa ... (Also 5/24 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Tom Lehrer - Live In Copenhagen 1967 (R)
Satirist Tom Lehrer performs "The Elements," "Pollution" and more songs in this concert from 1967.
 
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  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Sammy Davis, Jr.: American Masters (R) (Also 5/25 1:30AM, 5/26 3:30AM)
 
  3:00AM  Mr. Tornado: American Experience (Also 5/24 4AM)
 
  4:00AM  Nova "Deadliest Tornadoes" (R)
 
  5:00AM  The This Old House Hour "Cape Ann Master Craftsmen; Quartz Countertops, Fir" (Also 5/25 7PM)
 

Saturday | May 23
 
  6:00AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics "Connective Tissue" (R)
 
  6:30AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics "Hip & Glute Flexibility" (R)
 
  7:00AM  Suze Orman's Ultimate Retirement Guide (R)
 
  9:00AM  Outdoor Journal "Salmon, Soaring, Waterskiing, Rivers And Roads" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Motorweek
 
10:00AM  Dishing With Julia Child "To Roast A Chicken" (R)
 
10:30AM  Jamie's Ultimate Veg "Veggie Pad Thai & Cauliflower Cheese Pizza Pie" (R)
 
11:00AM  Moveable Feast With Fine Cooking "Madrid Rooftop" (R)
 
11:30AM  Martha Bakes "Frosted Cakes" (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated "Something Hearty, Something Light"
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Colorado Chili And Slow-Cooker Baked Ziti" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Woodsmith Shop "Mortising Jig & Box Assembly" (R)
A mortising jig is a great option for the combination router table and a mitered box is made.
 
  1:30PM  This Old House "Cape Ann | Master Craftsmen"
A custom brass handrail is fabricated. Molly and Mauro create a chalkboard finish in the playroom.
 
  2:00PM  Ask This Old House "Quartz Countertops, Firepit Kit"
Host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, landscape contractor Roger Cook and guest experts make personal HOUSE calls, guiding viewers through ...
 
  2:30PM  Antiques Roadshow "Little Rock, Hour Three" (R)
Great treasures include a 1985 Charles Schulz Snoopy sketch and a Chinese altar garniture from 1850.
 
  3:30PM  Longevity Paradox With Steven Gundry, Md (R)
Dr. Gundry shares an easy approach to help us all feel better and more youthful, at any age.
 
  5:00PM  Rick Steves' Festive Europe (R)
Rick ventures into the Parisian streets on Bastille Day and takes in the royal pageantry in London.
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  As Time Goes By "Lionel's New Hobby" (R)
In search of a hobby to occupy his time, Lionel takes up model-boat building. (R)
 
  6:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "Daisy's Toyboy" (R)
Hyacinth's social standing at a church function is jeopardized when Onslow becomes more ardent.
 
  7:00PM  Fawlty Towers "Anniversary" (R)
It is Basil and Sibyl's anniversary, and Basil has actually remembered. In true Basil fashion, however, he has not told Sybil he has remembered and she is hugely upset.
 
  7:30PM  Still Open All Hours
A sequel to the popular British comedy, Open All Hours. A small grocer's shop in Yorkshire is run by a middle-aged miser with an assortment of quirky neighbors.
 
  8:00PM  Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries "Murder And The Maiden" (R)
An old flame asks Phryne to investigate the disappearance of a high-ranking RAAF officer.
 
  9:00PM  Death In Paradise
Sent to the tiny island of Saint-Marie to solve a mysterious murder, Detective Inspector Richard Poole is a total fish out of water. A quintessentially British cop, he would much prefer the London ... (Also 5/27 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Shakespeare & Hathaway-Private Investigators "This Cursed Hand" (R)
Sinister figures are after failed actor Harold Hamworthy because he found a dismembered human hand.
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Khalid/Mac Demarco" (R)
AUSTIN CITY LIMITS continues its longstanding tradition of showcasing the best of original American music and beyond. Musical styles range from contemporary and traditional pop to rock, country, ...
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Amanda Shires" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "Liver Lover" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Saving Notre Dame"
 
  2:00AM  Spy In The Wild, A Nature Miniseries "The Poles"
 
  3:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Suriname - Ghost Rive" (Also 5/25 5AM)
 
  4:00AM  Mr. Tornado: American Experience
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 

Sunday | May 24
 
  6:00AM  Body Electric "Acapulco, Mexico" (R)
 
  6:30AM  Body Electric "Tallahassee, Fl" (R)
 
  7:00AM  Sesame Street "Elmo The Engineer" (R)
 
  7:30AM  Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood "Daniel Takes His Time/Sometime's It's Good To Go S" (R)
 
  8:00AM  Pinkalicious & Peterrific "Invisible Band/Best Pink Present" (R)
 
  8:30AM  Molly Of Denali "Hot Springs Eternal/Tooeys Hero" (R)
 
  9:00AM  Xavier Riddle And The Secret Museum "I Am Catherine The Great/I Am Tomioka Tessai" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Let's Go Luna! "Castells In The Air/Barcelona Birdy"
 
10:00AM  Nature Cat "Tally Ho, A Volcano/No Rest For The Squeeky"
 
10:30AM  Wild Kratts "The Vanishing Stingray" (R)
 
11:00AM  Weekends With Yankee "Adventurous Spirit"
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Made Here "Death In The Wilderness: A Love Story" (Also 5/28 10:20PM, 5/31 12PM)
 
12:45PM  Made Here "Black Canaries" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Made Here "Looking For Fletcher Wade Moses" (R)
Director Bertrand Carri?re travels to France and Belgium in search of history, following photographs from the First World War.
 
  1:30PM  Made Here "The Cloud Of Unknowing" (R)
This experimental, mixed-format documentary looks at a Trappist abbey in Spencer, MA and spiritual seekers in the city of Boston.
 
  1:50PM  Made Here "Gathering Time" (R)
Experience a day of traditional Maple sugaring in the Northeast Kindgom of Vermont.
 
  2:00PM  Made Here "No Easy Mile"
One man's grief over the opioid crisis in VT sends him running the Long Trail in 10 days.
 
  2:30PM  Made Here "Recovery County"
Made Here, a curated film series presented by Vermont PBS, showcases the best locally-based content from Vermont, Montreal, Upstate New York, and Northern New England. The focus of the series is on ...
 
  3:00PM  Aging Backwards 3 With Miranda Esmonde-White (R)
Learn how to keep your mind sharp and your body active as you age using gentle daily movement.
 
  4:00PM  Keto Diet With Dr Josh Axe (R)
Dr. Axe Josh puts his own fresh spin on the widely successful and well-researched keto diet.
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  The Great British Baking Show "Biscuits" (R)
It's the biscuit-based quarter final, and Paul and Mary are taking the challenges to another level.
 
  7:00PM  Pacific With Sam Neill "Endeavour And Australia"
The third of six episodes following Sam Neill travelling in the wake of Captain Cook around the Pacific, 250 years on from when Cook made his first voyage. Having fulfilled his Admiralty brief ...
 
  8:00PM  National Memorial Day Concert
American men and women in uniform are honored with performances by the National Symphony Orchestra. (Also 5/24 9:30PM, 5/25 12AM, 5/25 3:30AM, 5/26 2AM, 5/29 3:30PM)
 
  9:30PM  National Memorial Day Concert
American men and women in uniform are honored with performances by the National Symphony Orchestra. (Also 5/25 12AM, 5/25 3:30AM, 5/26 2AM, 5/29 3:30PM)
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife (R)
Lucille tries to win the trust of a mother who suffers from a morbid fear of giving birth.
 
12:00AM  National Memorial Day Concert (Also 5/25 3:30AM, 5/26 2AM, 5/29 3:30PM)
 
  1:30AM  Sammy Davis, Jr.: American Masters (R) (Also 5/26 3:30AM)
 
  3:30AM  National Memorial Day Concert (Also 5/26 2AM, 5/29 3:30PM)
 
  5:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Suriname - Ghost Rive"
 

Monday | May 25
 
  7:00PM  The This Old House Hour "Cape Ann Master Craftsmen; Quartz Countertops, Fir"
Brass handrail fabrication, a custom dining table and smart electricity are highlighted.
 
  8:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Charleston, Hour One" (R)
A Babe Ruth archive and a Japanese Komai iron and gold vase from around 1890 are appraised. (Also 5/26 3:30PM, 5/30 2:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Charleston, Hour Two" (R)
An 1899 Oscar Wilde manuscript poem and a 1960 Rene Portocarrero "Catedral" oil are showcased. (Also 5/26 1AM, 5/26 4:30PM, 5/27 5AM)
 
10:00PM  Independent Lens "Eating Up Easter"
The people of Rapa Nui must balance their strong cultural heritage with modern-day challenges. (Also 5/27 4AM, 5/31 4AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Charleston, Hour Two" (R) (Also 5/26 4:30PM, 5/27 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  National Memorial Day Concert (Also 5/29 3:30PM)
 
  3:30AM  Sammy Davis, Jr.: American Masters (R)
 
  5:30AM  Emery Blagdon And His Healing Machine (R) (Also 5/28 4:30AM)
 

Tuesday | May 26
 
  7:00PM  Saving Our Waters "Resilience In A Time Of Extreme Events" (R)
Town hall focusing on efforts to address water quality in local waterways, the science informing best practices, with community members and an expert panel recorded at Paramount Theatre in Rutland, November 2017.
 
  8:00PM  Finding Your Roots "Beyond The Pale" (R)
Jeff Goldblum, radio host Terry Gross and comedian Marc Maron learn about their Jewish heritages. (Also 5/28 5AM, 5/29 2AM, 5/30 4AM)
 
  9:00PM  Viral: Antisemitism In Four Mutations
Victims and witnesses shed light on the recent rise in antisemitism in the U.S. and Europe. (Also 5/27 1:30AM, 5/28 3AM)
 
10:30PM  Frontline "The Last Survivors" (R)
Elderly survivors reflect on how the trauma of the Holocaust has affected the rest of their lives.
 
11:30PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Send Me
 
  1:30AM  Viral: Antisemitism In Four Mutations (Also 5/28 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Frontline "On The President's Orders"
 
  4:00AM  Independent Lens "Eating Up Easter" (Also 5/31 4AM)
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Charleston, Hour Two" (R)
 

Wednesday | May 27
 
  7:00PM  Venturing: The Entrepreneurial Challenge "Managing Adversity"
Businesses sometimes experience unanticipated calamities. Here's how some entrepreneurs have responded to adversities they've faced in the process of venturing.
 
  7:30PM  Rural Free Delivery "Wool Day/Milking Sheep/Spinning/Lange" (R)
Wool Day at Billings Farm and Museum, a visit to the Faillace family farm and cleaning, carding and spinning wool. (CC)
 
  8:00PM  Nature "Sex, Lies And Butterflies" (R)
Explore the abilities of butterflies and follow them on one of the greatest migrations on earth. (Also 5/28 3:30PM, 5/29 4AM, 5/31 2AM)
 
  9:00PM  Nova "Last B-24" (R)
Underwater Archaeologists investigate a B-24 Liberator bomber that crashed into the sea in 1944. (Also 5/28 1AM, 5/28 4:30PM, 5/29 5AM, 5/31 1AM)
 
10:00PM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Oman - Desert Fortress"
Steve Backshall aims to become the first to climb unexplored cliffs in the Dhofar Mountains in Oman. (Also 5/28 2AM, 5/29 3AM, 5/31 3AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Last B-24" (R) (Also 5/28 4:30PM, 5/29 5AM, 5/31 1AM)
 
  2:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Oman - Desert Fortress" (Also 5/29 3AM, 5/31 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Viral: Antisemitism In Four Mutations
 
  4:30AM  Emery Blagdon And His Healing Machine (R)
 
  5:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Beyond The Pale" (R) (Also 5/29 2AM, 5/30 4AM)
 

Thursday | May 28
 
  7:00PM  Made Here "Rooted: Cultivating Community In The Vermont Grang" (R)
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
 
  8:00PM  Made Here "One Town At A Time"
A documentary film exploring Vermont's rural heritage through the 251 Club of Vermont. (Also 5/31 2PM)
 
  9:45PM  Made Here "Coding" (R)
Follow the students and educators in an innovative, student-driven, curriculum track at Montpelier High School that teaches students basic to advanced coding techniques.
 
10:00PM  Made Here "In This Together" (R)
Observe a social classroom where students engage in projects about Brattleboro, Vermont history-including the production of a podcast that airs weekly on the local radio.
 
10:20PM  Made Here "Death In The Wilderness: A Love Story"
A Vermont woman searches for the body of her husband killed in the Civil War. (Also 5/31 12PM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  College Behind Bars "Part Four"
 
  2:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Beyond The Pale" (R) (Also 5/30 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Oman - Desert Fortress" (Also 5/31 3AM)
 
  4:00AM  Nature "Sex, Lies And Butterflies" (R) (Also 5/31 2AM)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Last B-24" (R) (Also 5/31 1AM)
 

Friday | May 29
 
  7:00PM  Outdoor Journal "Fly Fishing, Autumn Paddling, Bike Trek, Owl Banding" (R)
Fly fishing for lake trout; autumn paddling and wine tasting on the Lamoille; a foliage trek on the Cross Vermont Trail; owl banding in Addison County.
 
  7:30PM  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 ... (Also 5/31 11:30AM)
 
  8:00PM  Washington Week
WASHINGTON WEEK, PBS' longest-running public affairs series, features Washington's top journalists analyzing the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans. Robert Costa ...
 
  8:30PM  Elvis: Aloha From Hawaii (R)
Elvis Presley performs "Can't Help Falling in Love" and "Blue Suede Shoes" in a concert from 1973. (Also 5/31 4PM)
 
10:00PM  Yellowstone Symphony (R)
Travel on a spectacular visual journey through the wonders of America's first national park.
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover (Also 5/31 5:30AM)
 
  1:30AM  Hedy Lamarr: American Masters (R)
 
  3:00AM  Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration (R)
 
  4:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Beyond The Pale" (R)
 
  5:00AM  The This Old House Hour "Cape Ann Move In Day; Shower Cartridge, Turning A"
 

Saturday | May 30
 
  6:00AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics "Stretch Your Spine" (R)
 
  6:30AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics "Upper Body Pain Relief" (R)
 
  7:00AM  Food Fix With Mark Hyman, Md (R)
 
  9:00AM  Outdoor Journal "Perch, Rock Climbing, Tubing, Sailboat Racing" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Motorweek
 
10:00AM  Field Trip With Curtis Stone "Margaret River" (R)
 
10:30AM  Jamie's Ultimate Veg "Asparagus, Sweet Leek Carbonara, Roasted Cauliflow" (R)
 
11:00AM  Moveable Feast With Fine Cooking "Cambridge, Uk" (R)
 
11:30AM  Martha Bakes "Patterned" (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "American Classics With A Twist" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Woodsmith Shop "Tray Centerpiece & Table Saw Sleds" (R)
An elegant tray centerpiece starts from a single block of wood. A crosscut sled is highlighted.
 
  1:30PM  This Old House "Cape Ann | Move In Day"
Work is finally complete on the Cape Ann Shingle Style project. The team tours the finished home.
 
  2:00PM  Ask This Old House "Shower Cartridge, Turning A Bowl"
Host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, landscape contractor Roger Cook and guest experts make personal HOUSE calls, guiding viewers through ...
 
  2:30PM  Antiques Roadshow "Charleston, Hour One" (R)
A Babe Ruth archive and a Japanese Komai iron and gold vase from around 1890 are appraised.
 
  3:30PM  Retire Safe & Secure With Ed Slott (R)
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  As Time Goes By "Avoiding The County Set" (R)
On their last trip to the country, Jean and Lionel were accosted by the locals. On a return trip, they try sneaking in unseen. (R)
 
  6:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "The Christening" (R)
Hyacinth enjoys a quiet family christening, until pandemonium breaks loose.
 
  7:00PM  Fawlty Towers "Basil The Rat" (R)
Manuel has been ordered to get rid of his pet rat before the health inspector pays a visit. But the pet breaks away, leading the Major to trying to shoot the rodent in the bar.
 
  7:34PM  Still Open All Hours
A sequel to the popular British comedy, Open All Hours. A small grocer's shop in Yorkshire is run by a middle-aged miser with an assortment of quirky neighbors.
 
  8:04PM  Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries "Murder And Mozzarella" (R)
An Italian woman dies and the ownership of a secret book of recipes becomes the suspected motive.
 
  9:01PM  Death In Paradise
Sent to the tiny island of Saint-Marie to solve a mysterious murder, Detective Inspector Richard Poole is a total fish out of water. A quintessentially British cop, he would much prefer the London ...
 
10:00PM  Shakespeare & Hathaway-Private Investigators "Beware The Ides Of March" (R)
When a psychic believes someone is trying to kill her, Frank and Lu discover a host of suspects.
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Steve Earle & The Dukes: A Tribute To Guy Clark" (R)
Americana star Steve Earle performs the songs of his mentor, Texas songwriter Guy Clark.
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Keb' Mo'" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "King Cornbread" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Last B-24" (R)
 
  2:00AM  Nature "Sex, Lies And Butterflies" (R)
 
  3:00AM  Expedition With Steve Backshall "Oman - Desert Fortress"
 
  4:00AM  Independent Lens "Eating Up Easter"
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 

Sunday | May 31
 
  6:00AM  Body Electric "Tallahassee, Fl" (R)
 
  6:30AM  Body Electric "Tallahassee, Fl" (R)
 
  7:00AM  Sesame Street "When You're A Vet" (R)
 
  7:30AM  Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood "Daniel's Very Different Day/Class Trip To The Libr" (R)
 
  8:00AM  Pinkalicious & Peterrific "Knights Of The Pink Table/Music Mix Up" (R)
 
  8:30AM  Molly Of Denali "Busy Beavers/The Night Watchers"
 
  9:00AM  Xavier Riddle And The Secret Museum "We Are The Wright Brothers/We Are The Bronte Siste" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Let's Go Luna! "Totally Totem/Glacier Or Bust"
 
10:00AM  Nature Cat "Breezy Rider/Swamp Thing" (R)
 
10:30AM  Wild Kratts "The Erminator" (R)
 
11:00AM  Weekends With Yankee "Handmade In New England"
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Made Here "Death In The Wilderness: A Love Story"
 
12:45PM  Made Here "My Father, My Farm" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Made Here "The Maine Frontier" (R)
An illustration of family, work, community and culture in northern Maine at the turn-of-the-century, exemplified via Isaac Simpson's extensive photographic collection.
 
  2:00PM  Made Here "One Town At A Time"
A documentary film exploring Vermont's rural heritage through the 251 Club of Vermont.
 
  4:00PM  Elvis: Aloha From Hawaii (R)
Elvis Presley performs "Can't Help Falling in Love" and "Blue Suede Shoes" in a concert from 1973.
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  The Great British Baking Show "Patisserie" (R)
The four remaining bakers work against the clock to deliver petits fours. Fraisier cakes are made.
 
  7:00PM  Pacific With Sam Neill "Resolution And The Great Southern Continent"
Episode 4 deals with Cook's second voyage aboard the Resolution in search of the Great Southern Continent. He circumnavigates the Antarctic, without ever sighting land - an extraordinary achievement ...
 
  8:00PM  The Miniaturist On Masterpiece
Nella marries to rescue her family from financial ruin. Her rich husband is not all she imagined.
 
  9:00PM  The Miniaturist On Masterpiece
Johannes makes a confession to Nella, promising no more secrets but his enemies are closing in.
 
10:00PM  The Miniaturist On Masterpiece
Johannes is on trial for his life, Marin faces a struggle and Nella takes charge of the household.
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife (R)
This moving, intimate, funny and true-to-life series, based on the best-selling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth, tells colorful stories of midwifery and families in London's East End in the 1950s. ...