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Vermont PBS - Program Schedule | August 2020

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Saturday | August 1
 
  6:00AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics (Also 8/13 6AM)
 
  6:30AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics (Also 8/14 6AM)
 
  7:00AM  Keto Diet With Dr Josh Axe (R) (Also 8/9 10AM)
 
  8:30AM  Rick Steves' Festive Europe (R) (Also 8/1 3:30PM, 8/9 6AM, 8/14 10:30PM, 8/22 6AM, 8/30 5PM)
 
  9:00AM  Outdoor Journal "Spring Mushrooms, Brook Trout, Peregrine Falcons" (R) (Also 8/14 7PM)
 
  9:30AM  Motorweek
 
10:00AM  Field Trip With Curtis Stone "Lombardy" (R)
 
10:30AM  Pati's Mexican Table "South By South Of The Border With Vivian Howard" (R)
 
11:00AM  Moveable Feast With Fine Cooking "Authentic Lisbon" (R)
 
11:30AM  Primal Grill With Steven Raichlen "Italian Fire" (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated "New Flavors On The Grill" (R)
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Tacos Two Ways" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Woodsmith Shop "Kitchen Cart" (R)
The Woodsmith crew make a storage cart that's sure to be a great addition to any kitchen.
 
  1:30PM  This Old House "Westerly | Decking For Beginners" (R)
Tommy teaches the new apprentices to frame a deck and Jeff's crew frames the exterior flair detail. (Also 8/3 7PM)
 
  2:00PM  Ask This Old House "Built-In, Dining Room Light" (R)
Electrician Heath Eastman installs a chandelier in a homeowner's dining room. (Also 8/3 7:30PM)
 
  2:30PM  Antiques Roadshow "Vintage San Diego" (R)
Highlights include a Dr. Seuss "Kangaroo Bird" and a Tiffany & Co. yellow diamond pendant.
 
  3:30PM  Rick Steves' Festive Europe (R)
Rick ventures into the Parisian streets on Bastille Day and takes in the royal pageantry in London. (Also 8/9 6AM, 8/14 10:30PM, 8/22 6AM, 8/30 5PM)
 
  4:00PM  Last Of The Breed (R)
A once-in-a-lifetime concert event featuring Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Ray Price.
 
  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 House Next Door" (R)
Everyone is concerned when they hear noises from the empty house next door. (R)
 
  6:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "The Three Piece Suite" (R)
The delivery goes awry when Hyacinth purchases a new suite that she has told everyone about.
 
  7:00PM  One Foot In The Grave "Dramatic Fever"
Victor writes a hilarious script for a new comedy series. Unfortunately no-one else finds it funny. Margaret also catches the dramatic fever and takes up acting.
 
  7:30PM  My Hero "Parents"
George ruins Janet's parents' amateur dramatic performance by shouting out as if it's a panto, so Janet tries to deflect their anger by telling them the truth - that he is really superhero Thermoman. ...
 
  8:00PM  Father Brown "The Demise Of The Debutante" (R)
Father Brown uncovers secrets, hypocrisy and murder at a finishing school for young ladies. Much to the disapproval of Mrs McCarthy, Father Brown attempts to support newly-single mother Nell Winford ...
 
  9:00PM  Death In Paradise (R)
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 8/5 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Shakespeare & Hathaway-Private Investigators "See Thyself, Devil!"
Private inspector Frank Hathaway has always worked alone. But Frank isn't doing so well. He's out of shape and low on cash. Frank needs a partner. Frank needs ex-hairdresser and people-person Lu. He ...
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Cage The Elephant/Tank And The Bangas" (R)
Cage the Elephant blaze through hits and albums. Jazz and soul mavens Tank and the Bangas perform.
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Mandy Barnett" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "They Call 'em 'bagas" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Making North America: Human" (R)
 
  2:00AM  Animals With Cameras, A Nature Miniseries (R)
 
  3:00AM  Great Performances at The Met "Tosca" (R)
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 

Sunday | August 2
 
  6:00AM  Body Electric
 
  6:30AM  Body Electric
 
  7:00AM  Sesame Street "Little Bo Peep Lost Her Cow" (R) (Also 8/5 11AM, 8/5 1PM)
 
  7:30AM  Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood "Daniel Goes To Sleep/Prince Wednesday Sleeps Over" (R)
 
  8:00AM  Pinkalicious & Peterrific "The Sparkle Kart/The Pinkville Merry-Go-Round" (R)
 
  8:30AM  Molly Of Denali "Busy Beavers/The Night Watchers" (R)
 
  9:00AM  Xavier Riddle And The Secret Museum (R)
 
  9:30AM  Let's Go Luna! "Cusco, Weave Got A Problem/Nice To Meet You, Machu" (R) (Also 8/25 9:30AM, 8/25 2:30PM)
 
10:00AM  Nature Cat "Plants Got The Moves/Magnet Mania" (R)
 
10:30AM  Wild Kratts "Secrets Of The Spider's Web" (R)
 
11:00AM  Weekends With Yankee "The End Of The Line" (R)
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Made Here "An American, Portrait Of Raymond Luc Levasseur" (R)
 
  1:43PM  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.
 
  2:00PM  Made Here "On View"
ON VIEW brings viewers inside the exhibits at Vermont's dynamic museums. (Also 8/6 9:30PM)
 
  2:30PM  Made Here "Built To Last" (R)
The story of one family and how they built an empire of theaters throughout New England. Their legacy, the Latchis Theatre & Hotel in Brattleboro, still stands as one of three surviving Art Deco buildings in Vermont.
 
  2:45PM  Made Here "Lomax" (R)
In 1941, folklorist Alan Lomax traveled from the Library of Congress to the Mississippi Delta to record an oral history of the blues. Equipped with 500 pounds of audio equipment powered by his car ...
 
  3:00PM  Relieving Stress With Yoga With Peggy Cappy (R)
Peggy Cappy shows how to relieve stress and ease anxiety with yoga and special breathing techniques. (Also 8/8 9AM, 8/23 6AM)
 
  4:00PM  Chet Atkins: Certified Guitar Player (R)
Mark Knopfler, the Everly Brothers, Emmylou Harris and Willie Nelson celebrate the guitar virtuoso. (Also 8/8 1PM)
 
  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 "The Final" (R)
The finalists create filled iced buns and a classic British cake in a multi-layered presentation.
 
  7:00PM  Great American Railroad Journeys "Plymouth To New London"
Guided by his Appleton's and tracing the footsteps of the Pilgrim Fathers, Michael Portillo heads for Plymouth, the "home town" of America. He learns how indigenous tribes of Wamponoag people taught ...
 
  8:00PM  Queen's Castle "Four Seasons" (R)
The Order of the Garter ceremony and the Royal Ascot take place at the Castle every June. (Also 8/5 4:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Endeavour Season 6 On Masterpiece "Deguello" (R)
The collapse of a tower block reveals a clue that may uncover the truth behind a haunting crime. (Also 8/3 1AM, 8/4 4AM, 8/7 3:30PM)
 
10:30PM  Family Of Us: A PBS American Portrait Story (Also 8/3 2:30AM, 8/4 5:30AM)
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife (R)
Lucille cares for an unmarried teen mother and Nurse Crane's back troubles return with a vengeance.
 
12:00AM  The Great British Baking Show "The Final" (R) (Also 8/4 3AM, 8/9 6PM)
 
  1:00AM  Endeavour Season 6 On Masterpiece "Deguello" (R) (Also 8/4 4AM, 8/7 3:30PM)
 
  2:30AM  Family Of Us: A PBS American Portrait Story (Also 8/4 5:30AM)
 
  3:00AM  Forces Of Nature "Elements" (R)
 
  4:00AM  Clinton: American Experience "Part 2" (R)
 

Monday | August 3
 
  7:00PM  This Old House "Westerly | Decking For Beginners" (R)
Tommy teaches the new apprentices to frame a deck and Jeff's crew frames the exterior flair detail.
 
  7:30PM  Ask This Old House "Built-In, Dining Room Light" (R)
Electrician Heath Eastman installs a chandelier in a homeowner's dining room.
 
  8:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Vintage Boston" (R)
Highlights include a violin attributed to Johannes B. Ceruti and an 1836 Joseph H. Davis painting. (Also 8/4 3:30PM, 8/5 4AM)
 
  9:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Tucson, Hour Two" (R)
Discover wonderful hidden treasures in Tucson, such as a Jackie Robinson archive from around 1938. (Also 8/4 1AM, 8/4 4:30PM, 8/5 5AM)
 
10:00PM  POV "Chez Jolie Coiffure"
A charismatic woman and her employees work in a shop in Brussels and discuss life back in Cameroon. (Also 8/4 2AM, 8/5 3AM, 8/9 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 "Tucson, Hour Two" (R) (Also 8/4 4:30PM, 8/5 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  POV "Chez Jolie Coiffure" (Also 8/5 3AM, 8/9 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  The Great British Baking Show "The Final" (R) (Also 8/9 6PM)
 
  4:00AM  Endeavour Season 6 On Masterpiece "Deguello" (R) (Also 8/7 3:30PM)
 
  5:30AM  Family Of Us: A PBS American Portrait Story
 

Tuesday | August 4
 
  7:00PM  From The Archives: Drawing From Nature "Drawing Water" (R)
Author, artist and nature lover Jim Arnosky takes viewers to a crystal-clear Vermont stream to show how water moves and how surfaces reveal the depth and speed of the water. In his studio, he draws ...
 
  8:00PM  Reagan: American Experience "Lifeguard"
Explore the influence of family, religion and anti-communism on the life of Ronald Reagan. (Also 8/6 4AM, 8/10 4AM)
 
10:00PM  Statecraft: The Bush 41 Team
The presidency of George H.W. Bush and the expertise of his foreign policy team are examined. (Also 8/5 2AM, 8/10 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  Divided We Fall: Unity Without Tragedy
 
  2:00AM  Statecraft: The Bush 41 Team (Also 8/10 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  POV "Chez Jolie Coiffure" (Also 8/9 4AM)
 
  4:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Vintage Boston" (R)
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Tucson, Hour Two" (R)
 

Wednesday | August 5
 
  7:00PM  From The Archives: Venturing "Buying-In/Selling-Out"
From the Archives (1991-1999): This Emmy Award-winning series was first aired nationwide in 1992 on over 120 public television stations to overwhelming acclaim. Venturing demonstrates how small ...
 
  7:30PM  Rural Free Delivery "Country Auction/Weathervanes/Rug Braiding/Lange" (R)
Experiencing a country auction; a lesson in the design, construction and painting of wooden weathervanes with Dolf Furrer and Francie Bacon of Northern Weather Works in Montpelier; rug braiding with Delsie Hoytof Barnet; and a seasonal tale from Willem Lange.
 
  8:00PM  Animal Babies "Water Babies"
Baby animals in three very different wild environments. On the vast savannahs of Africa, youngsters encounter the world's top predators and face intense competition. Water babies must deal with ...
 
  9:00PM  Nova "Rise Of The Mammals" (R)
A new trove of fossils reveals how mammals took over Earth after the extinction of the dinosaurs. (Also 8/6 1AM, 8/6 4:30PM, 8/7 5AM, 8/9 1AM)
 
10:00PM  Forces Of Nature "Color" (R)
Earth is painted in stunning colors. Learn the secret language of Earth by exploring these colors. (Also 8/6 2AM, 8/7 3AM, 8/9 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 "Rise Of The Mammals" (R) (Also 8/6 4:30PM, 8/7 5AM, 8/9 1AM)
 
  2:00AM  Forces Of Nature "Color" (R) (Also 8/7 3AM, 8/9 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Professor T "Attachment Issues"
 
  4:00AM  Reagan: American Experience "Lifeguard" (Also 8/10 4AM)
 

Thursday | August 6
 
  7:00PM  Made Here "Champlain College Student Showcase 2020" (R)
A selection of current work from students in the Broadcast Media Production and Filmmaking programs at Champlain College.
 
  8:00PM  Made Here "Nancy's Workshop"
Once a month, Nancy Falaise leads a private workshop at her Montreal salon for young girls of colour struggling to love their natural hair. (Also 8/9 2PM, 8/13 7PM)
 
  8:20PM  Made Here "Emptying The Tank"
A striking portrait of Chippewa mixed martial artist Ashley Nichols. (Also 8/9 2:20PM, 8/13 7:20PM)
 
  8:30PM  Made Here "Change The Subject" (R)
When Dartmouth College students challenge divisive rhetoric, a library cataloging term becomes a flashpoint in the national immigration debate. Filmed in Hanover, NH. By filmmakers Sawyer Broadley & Jill Baron.
 
  9:30PM  Made Here "On View"
ON VIEW brings viewers inside the exhibits at Vermont's dynamic museums.
 
10:00PM  Made Here "Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival Showcase 2020" (R)
An annual showcase of short Vermont-based films from the Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival.
 
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  The War "A Deadly Calling" (R) (Also 8/8 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Forces Of Nature "Color" (R) (Also 8/9 3AM)
 
  4:00AM  Animals With Cameras, A Nature Miniseries (R) (Also 8/9 2AM)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Rise Of The Mammals" (R) (Also 8/9 1AM)
 

Friday | August 7
 
  7:00PM  Outdoor Journal "Tenkara, Dead Creek Days, Trail Cutting & Backcountry Skiers" (R)
This week we'll try fly fishing the Tenkara way, join Dead Creek Day in Addison to learn a whole host of skills, see how backcountry skiers are helping with prescribed cutting on National Forest land, and join citizen scientists as they plant native plants to improve water quality.
 
  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 8/9 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 8/9 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Henry Louis Gates, Jr. - Uncovering America (R)
Courtney B. Vance hosts this celebration of the renowned historian, author and filmmaker. (Also 8/8 7AM, 8/9 3PM)
 
10:00PM  Aging Backwards 2 With Miranda Esmonde-White (R)
Miranda Esmonde-White uses n science to help put an end to this defeatist attitude towards aging. (Also 8/8 6AM, 8/16 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 "In The Heights: Chasing Broadway Dreams" (R)
 
  2:00AM  International Jazz Day "From Cuba" (R)
 
  3:00AM  The War "A Deadly Calling" (R)
 
  5:00AM  This Old House "Westerly | Return To Paradise" (R) (Also 8/10 7PM)
 
  5:30AM  History With David Rubenstein "Andrew Roberts"
 

Saturday | August 8
 
  6:00AM  Aging Backwards 2 With Miranda Esmonde-White (R) (Also 8/16 3PM)
 
  7:00AM  Henry Louis Gates, Jr. - Uncovering America (R) (Also 8/9 3PM)
 
  9:00AM  Relieving Stress With Yoga With Peggy Cappy (R) (Also 8/23 6AM)
 
10:00AM  Memory Rescue With Daniel Amen, M.d. (R) (Also 8/10 3:30PM, 8/29 3:30PM, 8/30 9:30PM)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated "Latin Summer Favorites" (R)
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Beef, Dressed Up" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Chet Atkins: Certified Guitar Player (R)
Mark Knopfler, the Everly Brothers, Emmylou Harris and Willie Nelson celebrate the guitar virtuoso.
 
  2:30PM  Change Your Brain, Heal Your Mind With Daniel A (R)
The Washington Post wrote that by almost any measure Dr. Daniel Amen is the most popular psychiatrist in America. He is an award-winning brain imaging researcher, founder of The Amen Clinics, and the ... (Also 8/22 6:30AM)
 
  4:00PM  Neil Diamond: Hot August Night IIi (R)
Neil Diamond's triumphant return to the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles in August 2012 is chronicled. (Also 8/23 10AM)
 
  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 "A Surprise For Jean" (R)
Jean feels her life is mundane and uneventful and she wants Lionel to pep things up. (R)
 
  6:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "A Picnic For Daddy" (R)
Hyacinth decides to take Daddy out for a picnic, but Daddy decides that he will take her car!
 
  7:00PM  One Foot In The Grave "Who Will Buy?"
Victor fends off a toy dinosaur salesman. Meanwhile, Pippa suspects Victor for the murder of an elderly blind man. A benefit concert gives Victor the chance to air his ventriloquist skills.
 
  7:30PM  My Hero "Girlfriend"
Disaster strikes at the heart of Thermoman's domestic bliss when his long-lost fiancee, Xil, arrives from Ultron. Janet is horrified to learn that George is bound by Ultron law to marry Xil, but she ...
 
  8:00PM  Father Brown "The Darkest Noon" (R)
The unexplained death of an unidentified man in St Mary's graveyard calls for investigation, but both Father Brown and Inspector Mallory have disappeared without a trace.
 
  9:00PM  Death In Paradise (R)
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 8/12 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Shakespeare & Hathaway-Private Investigators "The Sticking Place"
Private inspector Frank Hathaway has always worked alone. But Frank isn't doing so well. He's out of shape and low on cash. Frank needs a partner. Frank needs ex-hairdresser and people-person Lu. He ...
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Miguel/Alessia Cara" (R)
L.A. singer Miguel blends funk, rock, hip hop and electronica in his album "War & Leisure."
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Nitty Gritty Dirt Band" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "Gone Clamming, Part I" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Rise Of The Mammals" (R)
 
  2:00AM  Animals With Cameras, A Nature Miniseries (R)
 
  3:00AM  Forces Of Nature "Color" (R)
 
  4:00AM  POV "Chez Jolie Coiffure"
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 

Sunday | August 9
 
  6:00AM  Rick Steves' Festive Europe (R) (Also 8/14 10:30PM, 8/22 6AM, 8/30 5PM)
 
  6:30AM  10 Day Belly Slimdown With Dr. Kellyann (R)
 
  8:00AM  Healthy Brain - Happy Life With Dr. Suzuki (R)
 
10:00AM  Keto Diet With Dr Josh Axe (R)
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Made Here "Quebec My Country Mon Pays" (R)
 
  1:31PM  Made Here "Dish Pigs" (R)
In a city known for its night life and haute cuisine, DISH PIGS tells the untold stories of dishwashers working in Montreal. (Also 8/23 3PM)
 
  2:00PM  Made Here "Nancy's Workshop"
Once a month, Nancy Falaise leads a private workshop at her Montreal salon for young girls of colour struggling to love their natural hair. (Also 8/13 7PM)
 
  2:20PM  Made Here "Emptying The Tank"
A striking portrait of Chippewa mixed martial artist Ashley Nichols. (Also 8/13 7:20PM)
 
  2:30PM  Made Here "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. (Also 8/13 10:30PM)
 
  3:00PM  Henry Louis Gates, Jr. - Uncovering America (R)
Courtney B. Vance hosts this celebration of the renowned historian, author and filmmaker.
 
  4:30PM  Wings Over Grand Canyon (R)
This aerial journey captures an endless variety of stunning imagery of landscapes, lakes and canyons.
 
  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 "The Final" (R)
The finalists wrestle with meringues and create a British classic with only one recipe instruction.
 
  6:58PM  Great American Railroad Journeys "New Haven To Plattsburgh"
Armed with his Appleton's guide, Michael Portillo continues his rail journey through Connecticut and New England. He takes a crash course in rowing in New Haven, where college teams from Yale and ...
 
  7:57PM  Queen's Castle "The Range" (R)
The 15,000-acre Great Park of Windsor Castle have a pageantry of their own. (Also 8/12 4:30PM)
 
  8:57PM  Endeavour Season 7 On Masterpiece "Oracle"
Thursday tries to catch a murderer in Oxford. Old friendships show signs of strain for Morse. (Also 8/10 1AM, 8/11 4AM, 8/14 3:30PM)
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife (R)
Mother Mildred decides it's time for Sister Frances to attend her first solo birth.
 
12:00AM  The Great British Baking Show "The Final" (R) (Also 8/11 3AM, 8/16 6PM)
 
  1:00AM  Endeavour Season 7 On Masterpiece "Oracle" (Also 8/11 4AM, 8/14 3:30PM)
 
  3:00AM  Statecraft: The Bush 41 Team
 
  4:00AM  Reagan: American Experience "Lifeguard"
 

Monday | August 10
 
  7:00PM  This Old House "Westerly | Return To Paradise" (R)
Tom and Jeff work on the main staircase at Jeff's shop and then they bring it to the house.
 
  7:30PM  Ask This Old House "Women's Repair Class, Garden" (R)
Jenn helps a homeowner select, place and install plants for her terraced garden.
 
  8:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Tucson, Hour Three" (R)
Journey to Tucson to discover fantastic finds, including a 1994 Pete Seeger original song. (Also 8/11 3:30PM, 8/15 2:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Omaha, Hour One" (R)
ANTIQUES ROADSHOW cameras capture tales of family heirlooms, yard sale bargains and long-lost items salvaged from attics and basements, while experts reveal the fascinating truths about these finds. (Also 8/11 4:30PM, 8/12 5AM)
 
10:00PM  POV "About Love"
Power structures become visible when a daughter turns the camera towards her family in Mumbai. (Also 8/11 1:30AM, 8/12 3AM, 8/15 4AM, 8/16 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  Toying With Still Life: The Art Of Jonathan Que
 
  1:30AM  POV "About Love" (Also 8/12 3AM, 8/15 4AM, 8/16 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  The Great British Baking Show "The Final" (R) (Also 8/16 6PM)
 
  4:00AM  Endeavour Season 7 On Masterpiece "Oracle" (Also 8/14 3:30PM)
 

Tuesday | August 11
 
  7:00PM  From The Archives: Drawing From Nature "Drawing Land" (R)
Jim Arnosky shows viewers the different shapes and textures of land on a walk through midsummer fields. He finds a crumbling stone wall, nearly reclaimed by nature, and points out how it is put ...
 
  8:00PM  Reagan: American Experience "An American Crusade"
Ronald Reagan spent two terms in office as one of the most popular and controversial presidents. (Also 8/13 4AM, 8/17 4AM)
 
10:00PM  Frontline
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. (Also 8/12 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  Voice Of America: Lowell Thomas And The Rise O
 
  2:00AM  Frontline
 
  3:00AM  POV "About Love" (Also 8/15 4AM, 8/16 3AM)
 
  4:30AM  Beyond The Canvas (Also 8/16 4:30AM)
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Omaha, Hour One" (R)
 

Wednesday | August 12
 
  7:00PM  From The Archives: Venturing "Doing It Right"
From the Archives (1991-1999): This Emmy Award-winning series was first aired nationwide in 1992 on over 120 public television stations to overwhelming acclaim. Venturing demonstrates how small ...
 
  7:30PM  Rural Free Delivery "Gardening W/Kids/Garden Trellises/Wine Tasting" (R)
Vegetable gardening with children; a lesson in making white cedar garden trellises, with Brian Gluck of West Glover; and wine tasting at the North River Winery in Jacksonville.
 
  8:00PM  Animal Babies "Mountain Babies"
Baby animals in three very different wild environments. On the vast savannahs of Africa, youngsters encounter the world's top predators and face intense competition. Water babies must deal with ...
 
  9:00PM  Nova "Decoding The Great Pyramid" (R)
Archaeologists investigate how the ancient Egyptians built the pyramids of Giza. (Also 8/13 1AM, 8/13 4:30PM, 8/14 5AM, 8/16 1AM)
 
10:00PM  Forces Of Nature "Motion" (R)
The forces of nature have kept Earth on the move since it was formed billions of years ago. (Also 8/13 2AM, 8/17 3AM, 8/18 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  Nova "Decoding The Great Pyramid" (R) (Also 8/13 4:30PM, 8/14 5AM, 8/16 1AM)
 
  2:00AM  Forces Of Nature "Motion" (R) (Also 8/17 3AM, 8/18 2AM)
 
  3:00AM  Professor T "The Conference"
 
  4:00AM  Reagan: American Experience "An American Crusade" (Also 8/17 4AM)
 

Thursday | August 13
 
  7:00PM  Made Here "Nancy's Workshop"
Once a month, Nancy Falaise leads a private workshop at her Montreal salon for young girls of colour struggling to love their natural hair.
 
  7:20PM  Made Here "Emptying The Tank"
A striking portrait of Chippewa mixed martial artist Ashley Nichols.
 
  7:30PM  Made Here "Celia Thaxter's Island Garden" (R)
This film traces Thaxter's life, her friends, her garden, and the recreated garden on Appledore island visited by hundreds of people each summer.
 
  8:00PM  Made Here "Women's Stories: A Short Film Showcase"
A showcase of five short films from New England celebrating women's stories and perspectives. (Also 8/16 2PM)
 
  9:00PM  Made Here "A Delicate Balance" (R)
An introspective look at the lives of four aspiring ballet dancers who candidly tell their stories and share their hopes and dreams.
 
10:30PM  Made Here "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.
 
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  Ask This Old House (R) (Also 8/15 2PM, 8/17 7:30PM)
 
  1:30AM  The War "Pride Of Our Nation" (R) (Also 8/19 2:30AM)
 
  4:00AM  Nature "Undercover In The Jungle" (R) (Also 8/16 2AM, 8/18 1AM)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Decoding The Great Pyramid" (R) (Also 8/16 1AM)
 

Friday | August 14
 
  7:00PM  Outdoor Journal "Spring Mushrooms, Brook Trout, Peregrine Falcons" (R)
Spring excursion for wild morels and brook trout; nesting peregrine falcons; health of bass in Lake St. Catherine.
 
  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 8/16 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 8/16 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Fleetwood Mac: The Dance (R)
The band performs "Don't Stop," "Go Your Own Way," "The Chain" and more in an intimate 1997 concert. (Also 8/15 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 8/22 6AM, 8/30 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  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover (Also 8/16 5:30AM)
 
  1:30AM  Great Performances "Much Ado About Nothing" (R) (Also 8/21 1AM)
 
  4:00AM  POV "About Love" (Also 8/16 3AM)
 
  5:30AM  History With David Rubenstein "Jill Lepore"
 

Saturday | August 15
 
  6:00AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics (Also 8/19 6AM)
 
  6:30AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics (Also 8/20 6AM)
 
  7:00AM  Easy Yoga For Diabetes With Peggy Cappy (R) (Also 8/23 9AM)
 
  8:00AM  Easy Yoga: The Secret to Strength and Balance with Peggy Cappy (R)
 
  9:00AM  Outdoor Journal "Crappie, Victory Basin WMA, Brilyea Dam" (R) (Also 8/21 7PM)
 
  9:30AM  Motorweek
 
10:00AM  Field Trip With Curtis Stone "Umbria" (R)
 
10:30AM  Pati's Mexican Table "Los Mochis, Street Taco Favorites" (R)
 
11:00AM  Moveable Feast With Fine Cooking "Michigan Countryside" (R)
 
11:30AM  Primal Grill With Steven Raichlen "Burn In The USA" (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated "Pork Two Ways" (R)
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Regional Italian American Favorites" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Woodsmith Shop "Weekend Workbench" (R)
The Woodsmith Shop crew show how to make a strong and sturdy bench in a weekend.
 
  1:30PM  This Old House "Westerly | The Doors" (R)
Tom and Jeff build a section of a coffered ceiling. Jenn watches as local granite is cut to size. (Also 8/17 7PM)
 
  2:00PM  Ask This Old House (R)
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 ... (Also 8/17 7:30PM)
 
  2:30PM  Antiques Roadshow "Tucson, Hour Three" (R)
Journey to Tucson to discover fantastic finds, including a 1994 Pete Seeger original song.
 
  3:30PM  Fleetwood Mac: The Dance (R)
The band performs "Don't Stop," "Go Your Own Way," "The Chain" and more in an intimate 1997 concert.
 
  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 "Pardon?" (R)
While Jean suspects that Lionel is going deaf, he's convinced that her eyes are failing. (R)
 
  6:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "Early Retirement" (R)
Richard has no hiding place from Hyacinth now that early retirement has been thrust upon him.
 
  7:00PM  One Foot In The Grave "Love And Death"
The Meldrews take a weekend visit to see Vince and April in their boarding house on the south coast. Vince presents Victor with a most unusual and unwelcome gift.
 
  7:30PM  My Hero "Car"
Thermonan's defrocked superhero cousin,Arnie,wants his powers back. George agrees to intercede with the Ultron High Council on condition that Arnie behaves himself and will take care of saving the ...
 
  8:00PM  Father Brown "The Sacrifice Of Tantalus" (R)
When Mallory's pursuit of a fugitive ends in disaster, a familiar face returns to hunt the culprit. Alan Tylett, suspected of killing a police officer, is seen near Kembleford - and Inspector Mallory ...
 
  9:00PM  Death In Paradise (R)
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 8/19 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Shakespeare & Hathaway-Private Investigators "A Serpent's Tooth"
Private inspector Frank Hathaway has always worked alone. But Frank isn't doing so well. He's out of shape and low on cash. Frank needs a partner. Frank needs ex-hairdresser and people-person Lu. He ...
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Dan Auerbach/Shinyribs" (R)
Akron's Dan Auerbach puts the Black Keys on hold to showcase his solo album Waiting on a Song.
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Amanda Shires" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "Gone Clamming, Part II" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Decoding The Great Pyramid" (R)
 
  2:00AM  Nature "Undercover In The Jungle" (R) (Also 8/18 1AM)
 
  3:00AM  POV "About Love"
 
  4:30AM  Beyond The Canvas
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 

Sunday | August 16
 
  6:00AM  Body Electric
 
  6:30AM  Body Electric
 
  7:00AM  Sesame Street "Astronaut Elmo" (R) (Also 8/19 11AM, 8/19 1PM)
 
  7:30AM  Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood "Daniels Grr-Ific Grandpere/Making Mozies With Nana" (R)
 
  8:00AM  Pinkalicious & Peterrific "Garden Gnome Party/That Unicorn Feeling" (R)
 
  8:30AM  Molly Of Denali "Winter Champions/Hus-Keys" (R)
 
  9:00AM  Xavier Riddle And The Secret Museum "I Am Helen Keller/I Am Alexander Graham Bell" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Let's Go Luna! "Viva La Pasta/Arrievederci Acqua!" (Also 8/24 9:30AM, 8/24 2:30PM)
 
10:00AM  Nature Cat "Star Gazers/A Jump To Remember" (R)
 
10:30AM  Wild Kratts "Caracal-Minton" (R)
 
11:00AM  Weekends With Yankee "Into The Wild" (R)
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Made Here "Helen Nearing: Conscious Living/Conscious Dying" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Made Here "Sabra"
Bill Phillips' documentary profiling the life and career of world renowned master Vermont printmaker Sabra Field.
 
  2:00PM  Made Here "Women's Stories: A Short Film Showcase"
A showcase of five short films from New England celebrating women's stories and perspectives.
 
  3:00PM  Aging Backwards 2 With Miranda Esmonde-White (R)
Miranda Esmonde-White uses n science to help put an end to this defeatist attitude towards aging.
 
  4:00PM  Rick Steves Fascism In Europe (R)
Rick Steves travels back a century to learn how fascism rose and then fell in Europe. (Also 8/22 1PM)
 
  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 "The Final" (R)
The three remaining bakers attempt pastry perfection with a Pithivier. Chiffon sponge is prepared.
 
  7:00PM  Great American Railroad Journeys "Montreal To Ottawa"
Following a special 1899 Canadian edition of his Appleton's guide, Michael Portillo leaves the United States to embark on the next leg of his rail journey in Canada. In the vibrant metropolis of ...
 
  8:00PM  Lucy Worsley's Royal Photo Album
Lucky Worsley explores how the British royal family has shaped their image with photography. (Also 8/17 12AM, 8/18 3AM, 8/19 5AM, 8/19 4:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Endeavour Season 7 On Masterpiece "Raga"
A clash between rival gangs results in tragedy and the investigations lead Morse to a familiar face. (Also 8/17 1AM, 8/18 4AM, 8/21 3:30PM)
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife (R)
Sister Hilda tries to give an ill patient her final wish. Valerie and Trixie testify in a court case.
 
12:00AM  Lucy Worsley's Royal Photo Album (Also 8/18 3AM, 8/19 5AM, 8/19 4:30PM)
 
  1:00AM  Endeavour Season 7 On Masterpiece "Raga" (Also 8/18 4AM, 8/21 3:30PM)
 
  3:00AM  Forces Of Nature "Motion" (R) (Also 8/18 2AM)
 
  4:00AM  Reagan: American Experience "An American Crusade"
 

Monday | August 17
 
  7:00PM  This Old House "Westerly | The Doors" (R)
Tom and Jeff build a section of a coffered ceiling. Jenn watches as local granite is cut to size.
 
  7:30PM  Ask This Old House (R)
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 ...
 
  8:00PM  PBS Newshour & NPR Convention Coverage "The Democratic National Convention"
 
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  Nature "Undercover In The Jungle" (R)
 
  2:00AM  Forces Of Nature "Motion" (R)
 
  3:00AM  Lucy Worsley's Royal Photo Album (Also 8/19 5AM, 8/19 4:30PM)
 
  4:00AM  Endeavour Season 7 On Masterpiece "Raga" (Also 8/21 3:30PM)
 

Tuesday | August 18
 
  7:00PM  From The Archives: Drawing From Nature "Drawing Plants" (R)
Using a well-tended vegetable garden as a familiar natural subject, author and artist Jim Arnosky looks at how plants grow and how they respond to light. He examines flower buds with an eye to ...
 
  8:00PM  PBS Newshour & NPR Convention Coverage "The Democratic National Convention"
 
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  The American Pianists Awards 2019 Gala Finals
 
  2:00AM  Ken Nordine: Video For The Ear
 
  2:30AM  The War "Pride Of Our Nation" (R)
 
  5:00AM  Lucy Worsley's Royal Photo Album (Also 8/19 4:30PM)
 

Wednesday | August 19
 
  7:00PM  From The Archives "Vermont Women In Transition"
This program, filmed in the Vermont ETV studios, is a report of the March 1986 Windham Foundation Conference on issues of importance to women.
 
  8:00PM  PBS Newshour & NPR Convention Coverage "The Democratic National Convention"
 
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 "Omaha, Hour Two" (R) (Also 8/21 4AM)
 
  2:00AM  Earth's Sacred Wonders "House Of The Divine" (R) (Also 8/27 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  Professor T "The Dna Of A Murderer"
 
  4:00AM  Earth's Sacred Wonders "Closer To The Divine" (R) (Also 8/28 4AM)
 
  5:00AM  Earth's Sacred Wonders "Visions Of The Divine" (R) (Also 8/29 4AM)
 

Thursday | August 20
 
  7:00PM  Made Here "Talking To The Wall: The Story Of An American Barg" (R)
Two New England towns make decisions on whether to allow Wal-Mart to build a store.
 
  8:00PM  PBS Newshour & NPR Convention Coverage "The Democratic National Convention"
 
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 "Much Ado About Nothing" (R)
 
  3:30AM  Beyond The Canvas
 
  4:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Omaha, Hour Two" (R)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Secrets Of The Forbidden City" (R) (Also 8/23 1AM)
 

Friday | August 21
 
  7:00PM  Outdoor Journal "Crappie, Victory Basin WMA, Brilyea Dam" (R)
Fishing for crappie on Lake Champlain; the rare spruce grouse at Victory Basin; birdwatching at Addison's Dead Creek.
 
  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 8/23 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 8/22 1AM, 8/23 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Riverdance 25th Anniversary Show
Celebrate the magic in this powerful and stirring reinvention of the Irish music and dance show. (Also 8/22 10AM, 8/23 3:30PM)
 
10:30PM  Rick Steves' Tasty Europe (R)
The travel expert shows how food is a prime ingredient in what defines cultures all across Europe. (Also 8/30 3PM, 8/31 3:30PM)
 
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  Washington Week (Also 8/23 5AM)
 
  1:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover (Also 8/23 5:30AM)
 
  2:00AM  Great Performances "Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King And I" (R) (Also 8/24 3AM, 8/26 3AM, 8/28 1AM)
 
  5:00AM  This Old House "Westerly | Tanks For The Propane" (R) (Also 8/24 7PM)
 
  5:30AM  History With David Rubenstein "Robert A. Caro"
 

Saturday | August 22
 
  6:00AM  Rick Steves' Festive Europe (R) (Also 8/30 5PM)
 
  6:30AM  Change Your Brain, Heal Your Mind With Daniel A (R)
 
  8:30AM  ADD And Loving It! (R)
 
10:00AM  Riverdance 25th Anniversary Show (Also 8/23 3:30PM)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated "Summer Picnic Party" (R)
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Aloha State Favorites" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Rick Steves Fascism In Europe (R)
Rick Steves travels back a century to learn how fascism rose and then fell in Europe.
 
  2:30PM  Easy Yoga for Arthritis with Peggy Cappy (R)
The "Yoga for All of Us" author effectively addresses arthritis relief through the practice of yoga. (Also 8/28 10PM)
 
  3:30PM  50 Years With Peter, Paul and Mary (R)
The impact of the preeminent trio that brought folk music to America's mass audiences is celebrated.
 
  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 "An Old Flame" (R)
As Jean and Lionel are getting comfortable with Sandy's new boyfriend, Jean gets a message from an old flame. (R)
 
  6:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "Iron Age Remains" (R)
Hyacinth forces Richard to participate in a trip to the countryside. Rose is behaving outrageously.
 
  7:00PM  One Foot In The Grave "Timeless Time"
Victor is unable to sleep, ensuring that Margaret also gets no peace. Victor contemplates opening Ronnie and Mildred's Christmas present from last year, but he's not quite that desperate.
 
  7:30PM  My Hero "Nemesis"
A vengeful school mate, Rovi, comes to Earth intent on making George (aka Thermoman) miserable. First he takes over Piers' body and makes Janet fall in love with him. Then he takes over as the ...
 
  8:00PM  Father Brown "The House Of God" (R)
Suspicions are aroused when the holiest house in Kembleford is linked to the death of a wanton woman. Mrs McCarthy is spending a lot of time with charming and devout Patrick O'Leary and is thrilled ...
 
  9:00PM  Death In Paradise (R)
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 8/26 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Shakespeare & Hathaway-Private Investigators "Thy Fury Spent"
Private inspector Frank Hathaway has always worked alone. But Frank isn't doing so well. He's out of shape and low on cash. Frank needs a partner. Frank needs ex-hairdresser and people-person Lu. He ...
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Run The Jewels" (R)
Hip-hop superstars Run The Jewels showcase their hits and latest album Run the Jewels 3.
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Keb' Mo'" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "What's Your Beef?" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Secrets Of The Forbidden City" (R)
 
  2:00AM  In Their Own Words "Queen Elizabeth II" (R) (Also 8/30 2AM)
 
  3:00AM  In Their Own Words "Muhammad Ali" (R) (Also 8/26 1AM, 8/30 3AM)
 
  4:00AM  In Their Own Words "Jim Henson" (R) (Also 8/26 2AM, 8/30 4AM)
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 

Sunday | August 23
 
  6:00AM  Relieving Stress With Yoga With Peggy Cappy (R)
 
  7:00AM  Food Fix With Mark Hyman, Md (R)
 
  9:00AM  Easy Yoga For Diabetes With Peggy Cappy (R)
 
10:00AM  Neil Diamond: Hot August Night IIi (R)
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Made Here "Brew Hampshire" (R)
 
  1:30PM  Made Here "Arcadia National Bar: From One Year To The Next" (R)
Arcadia National Bar, a Maine arcade and pinball bar that opened in 2014 is profiled.
 
  2:00PM  Made Here "Vermont Distilled" (R)
Explores the evolution of the distillery industry in Vermont, both pre and post prohibition.
 
  3:00PM  Made Here "Dish Pigs" (R)
In a city known for its night life and haute cuisine, DISH PIGS tells the untold stories of dishwashers working in Montreal.
 
  3:30PM  Riverdance 25th Anniversary Show
Celebrate the magic in this powerful and stirring reinvention of the Irish music and dance show.
 
  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  A Place To Call Home "Own Worst Enemy" (R)
On Anzac Day, Henry, now head of surgery at Inverness Hospital, spars with Sarah and Jack over the treatment of Frank, an Aboriginal veteran. Regina claims to have made a breakthrough in her ...
 
  7:00PM  Great American Railroad Journeys "Thousand Islands To Toronto"
Steered by his 1899 Appleton's guide, Michael Portillo's rail journey through eastern Canada continues along the Grand Trunk railway, following the route of the St. Lawrence River. At Brockville, he ...
 
  8:00PM  Queen At War (R)
This revelatory documentary tells the story of Queen Elizabeth's experiences during World War II. (Also 8/24 12AM, 8/25 3AM, 8/26 4:30PM, 8/27 5AM)
 
  9:00PM  Endeavour Season 7 On Masterpiece (Also 8/24 1AM, 8/25 4AM, 8/28 3:30PM)
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife "Episode One" (R)
An alarming outbreak of diphtheria occurs and Fred finds an abandoned baby in a dustbin.
 
12:00AM  Queen At War (R) (Also 8/25 3AM, 8/26 4:30PM, 8/27 5AM)
 
  1:00AM  Endeavour Season 7 On Masterpiece (Also 8/25 4AM, 8/28 3:30PM)
 
  3:00AM  Great Performances "Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King And I" (R) (Also 8/26 3AM, 8/28 1AM)
 

Monday | August 24
 
  7:00PM  This Old House "Westerly | Tanks For The Propane" (R)
The new propane tank gets buried in the yard. Norm advises an apprentice in composite decking.
 
  7:30PM  Ask This Old House (R)
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 ...
 
  8:00PM  PBS Newshour & NPR Convention Coverage "The Republican National Convention"
 
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  Food - Delicious Science "Food On The Brain" (R)
 
  2:00AM  Food - Delicious Science "A Matter Of Taste" (R)
 
  3:00AM  Queen At War (R) (Also 8/26 4:30PM, 8/27 5AM)
 
  4:00AM  Endeavour Season 7 On Masterpiece (Also 8/28 3:30PM)
 

Tuesday | August 25
 
  7:00PM  From The Archives: Drawing From Nature "Drawing Animals" (R)
In the final program, Jim Arnosky guides viewers into a wooded area full of signs of birds and animals. Knowing what an animal eats and where it lives are keys to understanding it better, and this ...
 
  8:00PM  PBS Newshour & NPR Convention Coverage "The Republican National Convention"
 
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  In Their Own Words "Muhammad Ali" (R) (Also 8/30 3AM)
 
  2:00AM  In Their Own Words "Jim Henson" (R) (Also 8/30 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  Great Performances "Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King And I" (R) (Also 8/28 1AM)
 

Wednesday | August 26
 
  7:00PM  From The Archives "Handmade In Vermont"
This 1982 program highlights Vermont craftspeople. It was co-produced by Vermont Educational Television and the Frog Hollow Craft Association.
 
  7:30PM  Rural Free Delivery "Pest Control/Herbs/Tree Felling/Lange" (R)
Organic pest control, with Andy Knafel of Shaftsbury; growing herbs for cooking and health, with Ellen St. Jean Pfadt of Pittsford; making axe handles, with Ross Morgan and a new generation of tree fellers from Sterling College in Craftsbury. Willem Lange tells a seasonal story.
 
  8:00PM  PBS Newshour & NPR Convention Coverage "The Republican National Convention"
 
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 "Chinese Chariot Revealed" (R) (Also 8/28 5AM, 8/30 1AM, 8/31 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Omaha, Hour Three" (R) (Also 8/29 3AM, 8/29 2:30PM)
 
  3:00AM  Professor T "Dead Girls Dont Sing"
 
  4:00AM  Earth's Sacred Wonders "House Of The Divine" (R)
 
  5:00AM  Queen At War (R)
 

Thursday | August 27
 
  7:00PM  Made Here "The People's Forest" (R)
The dramatic story of how unlikely allies saved the White Mountains and helped create more than 50 national forests and grasslands in 41 states.
 
  8:00PM  PBS Newshour & NPR Convention Coverage "The Republican National Convention"
 
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 "Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King And I" (R)
 
  4:00AM  Earth's Sacred Wonders "Closer To The Divine" (R)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Chinese Chariot Revealed" (R) (Also 8/30 1AM, 8/31 5AM)
 

Friday | August 28
 
  7:00PM  Outdoor Journal "Restoring The Battenkill, High School Taxidermy" (R)
Lawrence Pyne looks at efforts to restore Battenkill River to a prized trout stream. The Pomainville Wildlife Management Area provides habitat along the Otter Creek. A look at a taxidermy class being taught at Otter Valley Union High School in Brandon, Vt. (Also 8/29 9AM)
 
  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 8/30 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 8/30 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: 50 Years and Circlin' Back (R)
Vince Gill, Jackson Browne, John Prine and others join the band for an anniversary celebration. (Also 8/30 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Easy Yoga for Arthritis with Peggy Cappy (R)
The "Yoga for All of Us" author effectively addresses arthritis relief through the practice of yoga.
 
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 "Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2019" (R) (Also 8/31 3AM)
 
  2:30AM  Antiques Roadshow Recut "Politically Collect 1" (R) (Also 8/31 4:30AM)
 
  3:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Omaha, Hour Three" (R) (Also 8/29 2:30PM)
 
  4:00AM  Earth's Sacred Wonders "Visions Of The Divine" (R)
 
  5:00AM  This Old House "Westerly | Rockin' The Granite" (R) (Also 8/29 1:30PM, 8/31 7PM)
 
  5:30AM  History With David Rubenstein "Walter Isaacson"
 

Saturday | August 29
 
  6:00AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics
 
  6:30AM  Classical Stretch: By Essentrics
 
  7:00AM  Deepak Chopra: Becoming Metahuman
 
  9:00AM  Outdoor Journal "Restoring The Battenkill, High School Taxidermy" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Motorweek
 
10:00AM  Field Trip With Curtis Stone "Rioja" (R)
 
10:30AM  Pati's Mexican Table "A Taste Of Mazatlan" (R)
 
11:00AM  Moveable Feast With Fine Cooking "On The Road In Louisville, Kentucky" (R)
 
11:30AM  Primal Grill With Steven Raichlen "Bombay Blast" (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated "Latin Comfort Food" (R)
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Chicken And Cornbread" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Woodsmith Shop "Router Joinery" (R)
The Woodsmith crew puts routers to use for creating strong and great-looking woodworking joints.
 
  1:30PM  This Old House "Westerly | Rockin' The Granite" (R)
Jeff installs a floating oak mantel. Norm panels the playroom using the original knotty pine boards. (Also 8/31 7PM)
 
  2:00PM  Ask This Old House "Cable Railing, Painting Shutters" (R)
Tom help a homeowner in Utah replace his traditional stair railing with more modern cable railing. (Also 8/31 7:30PM)
 
  2:30PM  Antiques Roadshow "Omaha, Hour Three" (R)
Travel to Omaha to see fantastic pieces of history, like a Humphreys' homeopathic medicine cabinet.
 
  3:30PM  Memory Rescue With Daniel Amen, M.d. (R)
Dr. Daniel Amen demonstrates ways to supercharge your memory and remember what matters most to you. (Also 8/30 9:30PM)
 
  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 New Neighbours" (R)
Jean undertakes some strategic snooping to discover what the new neighbors are like. (R)
 
  6:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "Violet's Countrycottage" (R)
Hyacinth borrows a cottage in the country for the weekend and meticulously plans a barbecue.
 
  7:00PM  One Foot In The Grave "Monday Morning Will Be Fine"
Victor and Margaret return from a shopping trip to discover that the house has been burgled - and the neighbors helped out! How can they survive without television?
 
  7:30PM  My Hero "Pregnant"
When Janet discovers she is pregnant,Thermoman is over the moon and gives her special powers to protect herself and the unborn baby. Janet isn't keen at first, but as she gets used to being a ...
 
  8:00PM  Father Brown "The Blood Of Anarchists" (R)
Tensions rise to deadly levels when a performance troupe of anarchists arrive in Kembleford. An anarchist troupe are performing at Clegg Farm intent on starting a revolution. Mrs McCarthy is not ...
 
  9:00PM  Death In Paradise (R)
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 "Reputation, Reputation, Reputation!"
Private inspector Frank Hathaway has always worked alone. But Frank isn't doing so well. He's out of shape and low on cash. Frank needs a partner. Frank needs ex-hairdresser and people-person Lu. He ...
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit/Amanda Shires" (R)
Savor the best in Americana with Jason Isbell and singer-songwriter and violinist Amanda Shires.
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Josh Ritter" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "One Potato, New Potato" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Chinese Chariot Revealed" (R) (Also 8/31 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  In Their Own Words "Queen Elizabeth II" (R)
 
  3:00AM  In Their Own Words "Muhammad Ali" (R)
 
  4:00AM  In Their Own Words "Jim Henson" (R)
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 

Sunday | August 30
 
  6:00AM  Body Electric
 
  6:30AM  Body Electric
 
  7:00AM  Sesame Street "The Big Pretend Band" (R)
 
  7:30AM  Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood "A Snowy Day/Tutu All The Time" (R)
 
  8:00AM  Pinkalicious & Peterrific "Gnome More Nonsense/Space Dancing" (R)
 
  8:30AM  Molly Of Denali (R)
 
  9:00AM  Xavier Riddle And The Secret Museum
 
  9:30AM  Let's Go Luna! "Castells In The Air/Barcelona Birdy" (R)
 
10:00AM  Nature Cat "The Great Grasshopper Race/Fall For Hal" (R)
 
10:30AM  Wild Kratts "Tenrec Treasure Hunt" (R)
 
11:00AM  Weekends With Yankee "Small Is Beautiful" (R)
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Made Here "The Kids We Lose" (R)
 
  1:30PM  Made Here "Downstream" (R)
The compelling stories of those left behind when a parent goes to prison, highlighting the complex and emotional terrain they navigate.
 
  2:40PM  Made Here "Recovery County" (R)
Overcoming addiction is no easy task, but in one small community, there is clear hope.
 
  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 8/31 3:30PM)
 
  3:30PM  Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: 50 Years and Circlin' Back (R)
Vince Gill, Jackson Browne, John Prine and others join the band for an anniversary celebration.
 
  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  A Place To Call Home "Fallout" (R)
While Sarah attempts to track down a local Jewish girl who ran away from her uncle, Sarah and George argue about what religion in which to bring up their son, David. Douglas ignores orders to rest ...
 
  7:00PM  Hidden Britain By Drone
In the five-part series HIDDEN BRITAIN BY DRONE, Sir Tony Robinson (Blackadder) takes to the skies to view Britain in ways no one else has seen it. Throughout the series, Robinson explores wine ...
 
  8:00PM  Fever: The Music Of Peggy Lee
The life of musical legend Peggy Lee is showcased through vintage interviews and performances. (Also 8/31 4PM)
 
  9:30PM  Memory Rescue With Daniel Amen, M.d. (R)
Dr. Daniel Amen demonstrates ways to supercharge your memory and remember what matters most to you.
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife "Episode Two" (R)
Fred and Sister Monica Joan catch a woman stealing the team's milk and learn that she is pregnant.
 
12:00AM  Secrets Of Selfridges (R)
 
  1:00AM  Secrets Of Westminster (R)
 
  2:00AM  Secrets Of Scotland Yard (R)
 
  3:00AM  Great Performances "Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2019" (R)
 
  4:30AM  Antiques Roadshow Recut "Politically Collect 1" (R)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Chinese Chariot Revealed" (R)
 

Monday | August 31
 
  7:00PM  This Old House "Westerly | Rockin' The Granite" (R)
Jeff installs a floating oak mantel. Norm panels the playroom using the original knotty pine boards.
 
  7:30PM  Ask This Old House "Cable Railing, Painting Shutters" (R)
Tom help a homeowner in Utah replace his traditional stair railing with more modern cable railing.
 
  8:00PM  Independent Lens "Won't You Be My Neighbor?"
The legacy of icon Fred Rogers is celebrated in a film from Academy Award winner Morgan Neville.
 
10:30PM  POV "Dark Money" (R)
An investigative reporter exposes the shadowy world of unlimited, anonymous campaign contributions.