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Vermont PBS - Program Schedule | January 2019

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Tuesday | January 1
 
  7:00PM  Pass It On "Heritage In The Eighties"
The final program in this series offers highlights of The Champlain Valley Festival, an annual event held at Kingsland Bay State Park. Performers from Vermont, New York, and Quebec show off their ...
 
  7:30PM  Outdoor Journal "Longnose Gar, Black Spot Disease, Spruce Grouse" (R)
Lawrence Pyne fishes for longnose gar on Lake Champlain. The surprising life cycle of the parasitic Black Spot disease. A look at the Vermont Fish & Wildlife program to re-introduce the endangered spruce grouse. (Also 1/5 9AM)
 
  8:00PM  We'll Meet Again "Escape From Cuba"
Two men search for the people who helped them come to the U.S. when they fled Castro's Cuba. (Also 1/2 3:30PM, 1/3 5AM, 1/5 4AM, 1/7 5AM)
 
  9:00PM  Great Performances "From Vienna: The New Year's Celebration 2019"
The Vienna Philharmonic performs Strauss Family waltzes accompanied by the Vienna City Ballet. (Also 1/2 1AM, 1/4 2AM, 1/4 9PM, 1/5 1AM, 1/6 3:30AM, 2/1 1AM)
 
10:30PM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra
More than 130 musicians perform at Crater Lake National Park in Oregon in July 2016. (Also 1/2 2:30AM, 1/2 5:30AM, 1/4 3:30AM, 1/4 10:30PM, 1/6 3AM, 1/11 10:30PM, 1/13 7PM, 2/1 2:30AM)
 
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  Nightly Business Report (Also 2/1 12AM)
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline (Also 2/1 12:30AM)
 
  1:00AM  Great Performances "From Vienna: The New Year's Celebration 2019" (Also 1/4 2AM, 1/4 9PM, 1/5 1AM, 1/6 3:30AM, 2/1 1AM)
 
  2:30AM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra (Also 1/2 5:30AM, 1/4 3:30AM, 1/4 10:30PM, 1/6 3AM, 1/11 10:30PM, 1/13 7PM, 2/1 2:30AM)
 
  3:00AM  ACL Hall of Fame New Year's Eve (Also 1/3 4AM, 2/1 3AM)
 
  4:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "New York Philharmonic New Year's Eve With Renee Fl" (Also 2/1 4AM)
 
  5:30AM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra (Also 1/4 3:30AM, 1/4 10:30PM, 1/6 3AM, 1/11 10:30PM, 1/13 7PM, 2/1 2:30AM)
 

Wednesday | January 2
 
  7:00PM  Born To Explore With Richard Wiese "Australia: Secret Outback" (R)
From the Northern Territory to the Tiwi Islands, Richard Wiese explores Australia's secret outback.
 
  7:30PM  Weekends With Yankee "Best Of New England" (R)
The Elms, one of the most breathtaking of Newport Rhode Island's Gilded Age mansions, is visited.
 
  8:00PM  Nature "Fox Tales" (R)
Intelligent, resilient and bold, the red fox can change its behavior to thrive in new environments, from urban locales to the Arctic tundra. New scientific research offers a fascinating look into the ... (Also 1/3 3:30PM, 1/4 4AM, 1/6 2AM)
 
  9:00PM  Nova "Beyond Pluto"
Join the mission as the New Horizons spacecraft attempts to fly by NASA's most distant target yet. Since it explored Pluto in 2015, New Horizons is zooming toward Ultima Thule, an object four billion ... (Also 1/3 1:30AM, 1/3 4:30PM, 1/4 5AM, 1/6 1AM)
 
10:00PM  James Watson: American Masters (Also 1/3 2:30AM, 1/5 2:30AM)
 
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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Ribbon Of Sand (Also 1/23 4:30AM, 1/28 4:30AM)
 
  1:30AM  Nova "Beyond Pluto" (Also 1/3 4:30PM, 1/4 5AM, 1/6 1AM)
 
  2:30AM  James Watson: American Masters (Also 1/5 2:30AM)
 
  4:00AM  ACL Hall of Fame New Year's Eve (Also 2/1 3AM)
 
  5:00AM  We'll Meet Again "Escape From Cuba" (Also 1/5 4AM, 1/7 5AM)
 

Thursday | January 3
 
  7:00PM  Stories From The Slopes
A nostalgic look back at the golden era of alpine skiing in Western Massachusetts. (Also 1/6 2PM)
 
  7:30PM  Rick Steves' Europe "Norway's West: Fjords, Mountains And Bergen" (R)
Sail under towering fjord cliffs, hike on powerful glaciers and explore historic Bergen.
 
  8:00PM  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 1/20 3PM, 1/26 7AM)
 
  9:00PM  Brain Secrets With Dr. Michael Merzenich (R)
Dr. Merzenich discusses how to improve and maintain cognitive fitness and deal with aging. (Also 1/14 3:30PM, 1/19 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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Craft In America "California" (Also 1/7 4AM)
 
  2:00AM  Great Performances "From Vienna: The New Year's Celebration 2019" (Also 1/4 9PM, 1/5 1AM, 1/6 3:30AM, 2/1 1AM)
 
  3:30AM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra (Also 1/4 10:30PM, 1/6 3AM, 1/11 10:30PM, 1/13 7PM, 2/1 2:30AM)
 
  4:00AM  Nature "Fox Tales" (R) (Also 1/6 2AM)
 
  5:00AM   (Also 1/6 1AM)
 

Friday | January 4
 
  7:00PM  BBC Newsnight
Weekly round-up of international news includes interviews with opinion-makers and documentary features.
 
  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 1/6 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 1/6 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
Join author, activist and political commentator Margaret Hoover for a public affairs talk show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas among the brightest minds and freshest voices from ... (Also 1/6 5:30AM, 1/6 11AM)
 
  9:00PM  Great Performances "From Vienna: The New Year's Celebration 2019"
The Vienna Philharmonic performs Strauss Family waltzes accompanied by the Vienna City Ballet. (Also 1/5 1AM, 1/6 3:30AM, 2/1 1AM)
 
10:30PM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra
More than 130 musicians perform at Crater Lake National Park in Oregon in July 2016. (Also 1/6 3AM, 1/11 10:30PM, 1/13 7PM, 2/1 2:30AM)
 
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 "From Vienna: The New Year's Celebration 2019" (Also 1/6 3:30AM, 2/1 1AM)
 
  2:30AM  James Watson: American Masters
 
  4:00AM  We'll Meet Again "Escape From Cuba" (Also 1/7 5AM)
 
  5:00AM  The This Old House Hour "Air Tight House | Fireplace Makeover" (Also 1/14 7PM)
 

Saturday | January 5
 
  6:00AM  Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique (R) (Also 1/14 6AM)
 
  6:30AM  Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique (R) (Also 1/12 6AM, 1/15 6AM)
 
  7:00AM  Dr. David Perlmutter's Whole Life Plan (R) (Also 1/27 7AM)
 
  9:00AM  Outdoor Journal "Longnose Gar, Black Spot Disease, Spruce Grouse" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Motorweek
 
10:00AM  Lidia's Kitchen "Party Favorites"
 
10:30AM  Simply Ming "Joanne Chang"
 
11:00AM  Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Television "Chicken From Paris To The Middle East"
 
11:30AM  Martha Bakes "Bakery-Style Cookies" (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated "Pressure Cooker Perfection" (R)
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Smothered And Dowdied" (R)
 
  1:00PM  The Woodwright's Shop "Tool Chest Hinges & Latch" (R)
Master blacksmith Peter Ross shows how to forge hinges and latches for a replica tool chest.
 
  1:30PM  This Old House "Jamestown | Modern Barn Raising" (R)
The electrician installs a load center. Tom and apprentices put up cedar roof shingles.
 
  2:00PM  This Old House "Jamestown | Air Tight House"
The home is sealed against air leaks and Jeff fabricates pieces for porch columns and rails.
 
  2:30PM  Antiques Roadshow "Junk In The Trunk 5, Part 1" (R)
NASA signed photos and a Chinese jadeite peach-form bowl from around 1900 are appraised.
 
  3:30PM  Suze Orman's Financial Solutions for You (R)
Suze Orman provides advice to help individual viewers "find financial solutions for you." (Also 1/7 3:30PM, 1/10 9PM)
 
  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  Father Brown "The Devil You Know" (R)
In an attempt to show involvement in the community, Inspector Mallory joins the Kembleford Bowls Club. Christina Worcester, the Club Secretary, introduces Mallory to the local players, Roger, Shirley ...
 
  7:00PM  As Time Goes By "Welcome News" (R)
The American producer is scouting locations for the mini-series. Meanwhile, Jean and Lionel hear some unexpected but welcome news from his father. (R)
 
  7:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "Singing For Emmet" (R)
Emmet has moved in next door with his sister Liz, and Hyacinth still wants to singing for him.
 
  8:00PM  French Fields "Darling Daughters" (R)
 
  8:30PM  Upstart Crow "Food Of Love" (R)
Will has invented an amazing new dramatic form: the musical! He needs the help of a great songwriter.
 
  9:00PM  Happy Valley
Sarah Lancashire stars as Catherine Cawood, a police sergeant in a small town where drunkards, drug addicts and teenage pregnancies are a way of life.
 
10:00PM  The Bletchley Circle "Uncustomed Goods: Part 2"
The women report Jasper's murder, but next day they are informed that the body has disappeared.
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue"
Revel in an hour with New Orleans funk masters Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, with special guest Cyril Neville. Shorty lays down the grooves with highlights from his recent Voodoo Threauxdown tour.
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Tim O'brien" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "Two-Mato" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Beyond Pluto"
 
  2:00AM  Nature "Fox Tales" (R)
 
  3:00AM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra (Also 1/11 10:30PM, 1/13 7PM, 2/1 2:30AM)
 
  3:30AM  Great Performances "From Vienna: The New Year's Celebration 2019" (Also 2/1 1AM)
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover (Also 1/6 11AM)
 

Sunday | January 6
 
  6:00AM  Body Electric (R)
 
  6:30AM  Body Electric (R)
 
  7:00AM  Sesame Street "The New Old Macdonald" (R)
 
  7:30AM  Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood "Visiting Grandpere/The Tiger Family Goes Back Home" (R)
 
  8:00AM  Pinkalicious & Peterrific "Dream Salon/The Duck Stops Here" (R) (Also 1/23 10:30AM, 1/23 2PM)
 
  8:30AM  Curious George "The Clean, Perfect Yellow Hat/Bee Is For Bear"
 
  9:00AM  Let's Go Luna! "Lullaby For Baby Vlad/Space Is The Place" (R) (Also 1/21 9AM, 1/21 2:30PM)
 
  9:30AM  Nature Cat "Hooray, It's Arbor Day/Goodnight, Gracie" (R)
 
10:00AM  Ready Jet Go! "Asteroids, Meteors, And Meteorites/Mindy's Meteori" (R)
 
10:30AM  Wild Kratts "Kickin' It With The Roos" (R)
 
11:00AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Downton Abbey Season 5 On Masterpiece "Episode Seven"
 
  1:00PM  George Washington Carver: An Uncommon Life
This documentary uncovers Carver's complexities and reveals the full impact of his life and work.
 
  2:00PM  Stories From The Slopes
A nostalgic look back at the golden era of alpine skiing in Western Massachusetts.
 
  2:30PM  Portraits In Architecture
Tom Beeby is one of the great participants in the American post-modernist architectural saga.
 
  3:00PM  Easy Yoga For Diabetes With Peggy Cappy (R)
Learn how yoga and a good diet can improve health and have a positive impact on life with diabetes.
 
  4:00PM  Roy Orbison: Black & White Night 30 (R)
Celebrate the 30th anniversary of an iconic concert with an all-star cast including Costello, Springsteen and more. (Also 1/12 3:30PM)
 
  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  A Few Good Pie Places "Features Poorhouse Pies in Underhill!" (R)
A tour of fruity and creamy pie shops from Maine to Alaska. Includes a visit to Poorhouse Pies in Underhill, Vt., with Paula & Jamie Eisenberg!
 
  7:00PM  A Few Great Bakeries (R)
Explore some warm, toasty, small bakeries from Massachusetts to California. Yum!
 
  8:00PM  Victoria Season 2 On Masterpiece "The King Over The Water" (R)
Feeling suffocated by the weight of the crown, Victoria escapes to the Scottish highlands. (Also 1/7 12:30AM, 1/8 2AM)
 
  9:00PM  Victoria Season 2 On Masterpiece "The Luxury Of Conscience" (R)
Victoria and Albert face their worst nightmare as parents and Peel takes on a battle in Parliament. (Also 1/7 1:30AM, 1/8 3AM)
 
10:00PM  Victoria Season 2 On Masterpiece "Comfort And Joy" (R)
Victoria has more than one surprise visitor and finds herself threatened by a relative. (Also 1/7 2:30AM, 1/8 4AM, 1/13 7:30PM)
 
11:30PM  Opera Reimagined: Animating The Cunning Little (R)
The Cleveland Orchestra staged a unique production of Leos Janacek's The Cunning Little Vixen.
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  Victoria Season 2 On Masterpiece "The King Over The Water" (R) (Also 1/8 2AM)
 
  1:30AM  Victoria Season 2 On Masterpiece "The Luxury Of Conscience" (R) (Also 1/8 3AM)
 
  2:30AM  Victoria Season 2 On Masterpiece "Comfort And Joy" (R) (Also 1/8 4AM, 1/13 7:30PM)
 
  4:00AM  Craft In America "California"
 
  5:00AM  We'll Meet Again "Escape From Cuba"
 

Monday | January 7
 
  7:00PM  The This Old House Hour "Modern Barn Raising | Tropical Yard" (R)
Ton and Nathan change the swing of a door and Jenn designs a tropical landscape.
 
  8:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Meadow Brook Hall, Hour One"
Discover the stories behind beloved family heirlooms and thrift store finds in Rochester, Michigan. (Also 1/8 3:30PM, 1/12 2:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Chicago, Hour One" (R)
A 1969 "Chicago Seven" signed subpoena and a 1961 Leonora Carrington oil are appraised. (Also 1/8 4:30PM, 1/9 5AM)
 
10:00PM  Independent Lens "My Country No More"
A family fights to preserve their agricultural way of life during the recent North Dakota oil boom. (Also 1/8 1AM, 1/9 4AM, 1/10 3AM, 1/12 4AM, 1/13 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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Independent Lens "My Country No More" (Also 1/9 4AM, 1/10 3AM, 1/12 4AM, 1/13 3AM)
 
  2:00AM  Victoria Season 2 On Masterpiece "The King Over The Water" (R)
 
  3:00AM  Victoria Season 2 On Masterpiece "The Luxury Of Conscience" (R)
 
  4:00AM  Victoria Season 2 On Masterpiece "Comfort And Joy" (R) (Also 1/13 7:30PM)
 
  5:30AM  Emery Blagdon And His Healing Machine (R) (Also 1/14 3:30AM, 1/16 5:30AM, 1/22 1AM)
 

Tuesday | January 8
 
  7:00PM  Born To Explore With Richard Wiese "Turkey: Land Of Legends" (R)
Richard Wiese visits the city of Istanbul and a small Mediterranean village in the country of Turkey.
 
  7:30PM  Weekends With Yankee "Flora And Fauna" (R)
The flora and fauna of New England is highlighted and orzo salad with smoked trout is prepared.
 
  8:00PM  Finding Your Roots "Grandparents And Other Strangers"
Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actor Andy Samberg and author George R. R. Martin answer some family mysteries when DNA detective work uncovers new branches of their family trees. The DNA analysis ... (Also 1/9 3:30PM, 1/10 5AM, 1/11 2AM, 1/14 5AM)
 
  9:00PM  We'll Meet Again "The Fight For Women's Rights"
Join Ann Curry as two women search for friends and colleagues who fought for equal rights. One of the first female commercial pilots wants to thank her mentor, and an advocate hopes to find the woman ... (Also 1/9 1:30AM, 1/9 4:30PM, 1/10 4AM, 1/14 4AM)
 
10:00PM  Uss Indianapolis: The Final Chapter
The ship's heroic legacy and its dramatic final moments after being torpedoed in 1945 are examined. (Also 1/9 2:30AM, 1/12 2:30AM, 1/14 2AM)
 
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  Ken Karlewicz: Working On The Railroad (Also 1/20 1:30PM)
 
  1:30AM  We'll Meet Again "The Fight For Women's Rights" (Also 1/9 4:30PM, 1/10 4AM, 1/14 4AM)
 
  2:30AM  Uss Indianapolis: The Final Chapter (Also 1/12 2:30AM, 1/14 2AM)
 
  4:00AM  Independent Lens "My Country No More" (Also 1/10 3AM, 1/12 4AM, 1/13 3AM)
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Chicago, Hour One" (R)
 

Wednesday | January 9
 
  7:00PM  Crossroads "Antique Cars"
This program includes the following segments: 1) A visit to the antique car show in Stowe 2) Don Peck explains his technique for eggshell mosaics 3) Andy Rudin's approach to conserving energy 4) A ...
 
  7:30PM  Outdoor Journal "Muskie, Missisquoi Wildlife Refuge, Cons. Camp."
Lawrence Pyne hits the Missisquoi River and Lake Champlain in search of muskie. A visit to the Missisquoi Wildlife Refuge, a shelter for osprey and great blue herons. A look at a Green Mountain Conservation Camp, a unique summer camp for kids. (Also 1/12 9AM)
 
  8:00PM  Nature "Attenborough And The Sea Dragon"
Join Sir David Attenborough as he pieces together the remarkable discovery of the Ichthyosaur, a fearsome fish lizard that lived during the age of dinosaurs. (Also 1/10 3:30PM, 1/11 4AM, 1/13 2AM)
 
  9:00PM  Nova "Einstein's Quantum Riddle"
Quantum entanglement is poised to revolutionize technology from networks to code breaking, but first we need to know it's real. Join physicists as they capture light from across the universe in a bid ... (Also 1/10 1AM, 1/10 4:30PM, 1/11 5AM, 1/13 1AM)
 
10:00PM  Dictator's Playbook "Kim Il Sung"
Witness Kim Il Sung's transformation from guerrilla fighter to brutal dictator of North Korea. How did he build the most controlled society on earth and launch a dictatorship that has lasted for ... (Also 1/10 2AM, 1/11 3AM, 1/13 6PM)
 
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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Einstein's Quantum Riddle" (Also 1/10 4:30PM, 1/11 5AM, 1/13 1AM)
 
  2:00AM  Dictator's Playbook "Kim Il Sung" (Also 1/11 3AM, 1/13 6PM)
 
  3:00AM  Independent Lens "My Country No More" (Also 1/12 4AM, 1/13 3AM)
 
  4:00AM  We'll Meet Again "The Fight For Women's Rights" (Also 1/14 4AM)
 
  5:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Grandparents And Other Strangers" (Also 1/11 2AM, 1/14 5AM)
 

Thursday | January 10
 
  7:00PM  2.5 Million
Aaron Rice tries to break a record skiing 2.5 million vertical feet in the backcountry. (Also 1/13 2PM)
 
  7:30PM  Vermont Governor's Inaugural Address 2019
Join Vermont PBS for live coverage of the second Inauguration ceremony of Phil Scott, along with his State of the State remarks.
 
  8:30PM  Rick Steves' Festive Europe (R)
Rick ventures into the Parisian streets on Bastille Day and takes in the royal pageantry in London.
 
  9:00PM  Suze Orman's Financial Solutions for You (R)
Suze Orman provides advice to help individual viewers "find financial solutions for you."
 
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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Craft In America "Visionaries" (Also 1/13 4AM, 1/15 3AM)
 
  2:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Grandparents And Other Strangers" (Also 1/14 5AM)
 
  3:00AM  Dictator's Playbook "Kim Il Sung" (Also 1/13 6PM)
 
  4:00AM  Nature "Attenborough And The Sea Dragon" (Also 1/13 2AM)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Einstein's Quantum Riddle" (Also 1/13 1AM)
 

Friday | January 11
 
  7:00PM  BBC Newsnight
Weekly round-up of international news includes interviews with opinion-makers and documentary features.
 
  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 1/13 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 1/13 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
Join author, activist and political commentator Margaret Hoover for a public affairs talk show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas among the brightest minds and freshest voices from ... (Also 1/13 5:30AM, 1/13 11AM)
 
  9:00PM  Great Performances "The Cleveland Orchestra Centennial Celebration"
Celebrate the orchestra's centennial with a gala concert conducted by Franz Welser-Most. (Also 1/12 1AM, 1/16 4AM)
 
10:30PM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra
More than 130 musicians perform at Crater Lake National Park in Oregon in July 2016. (Also 1/13 7PM, 2/1 2:30AM)
 
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 "The Cleveland Orchestra Centennial Celebration" (Also 1/16 4AM)
 
  2:30AM  Uss Indianapolis: The Final Chapter (Also 1/14 2AM)
 
  4:00AM  Independent Lens "My Country No More" (Also 1/13 3AM)
 
  5:00AM  The This Old House Hour "Designing Their Dream Home | Robotic Construction" (Also 1/21 7PM)
 

Saturday | January 12
 
  6:00AM  Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique (R) (Also 1/15 6AM)
 
  6:30AM  Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique (R) (Also 1/16 6AM, 1/19 6AM)
 
  7:00AM  Super Woman Rx With Dr. Taz (R)
 
  9:00AM  Outdoor Journal "Muskie, Missisquoi Wildlife Refuge, Cons. Camp."
 
  9:30AM  Motorweek
 
10:00AM  Lidia's Kitchen "A Seaside Buffet"
 
10:30AM  Simply Ming "Jay Hajj"
 
11:00AM  Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Television "The Japanese Quick Cook"
 
11:30AM  Martha Bakes "Naturally Gluten-Free" (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated "Diner-Style Favorites With A Twist" (R)
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Bbq Thighs And Fried Peach Pies" (R)
 
  1:00PM  The Woodwright's Shop "Tool Chest From Bristol" (R)
Roy shows how to dovetail a stout, sloped top tool chest that came from Bristol, England in 1900.
 
  1:30PM  This Old House "Jamestown | Designing Their Dream Home"
Dana and Don show Kevin design samples at their studio. Richard demonstrates how a heat pump works. Mark watches as stone veneer is applied. The plumber installs a wall hung toilet tank inside the ...
 
  2:00PM  Ask This Old House "Swing Set, Robotic Construction"
Tom travels to Colorado to help a couple build a DIY swing set for their young son.
 
  2:30PM  Antiques Roadshow "Meadow Brook Hall, Hour One"
Discover the stories behind beloved family heirlooms and thrift store finds in Rochester, Michigan.
 
  3:30PM  Roy Orbison: Black & White Night 30 (R)
Celebrate the 30th anniversary of an iconic concert with an all-star cast including Costello, Springsteen and more.
 
  5:00PM  Rick Steves' Delicious Europe (R)
Rick Steves savors classic European cuisine in Galicia, Rome and Greece and sips wine in Burgundy. (Also 1/24 8:30PM, 1/26 10AM, 1/28 3:30PM)
 
  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  Father Brown "The Dance Of Death" (R)
Oliver interrupts Alexander and Lucy's dance practise, telling Alexander that if he wins the ballroom dance competition, he'll tell him who took his sight. Lady Rose Dalton the owner of the house ...
 
  7:00PM  As Time Goes By "The Anniversary Party" (R)
Jean has accepted Lionel's proposal. Meanwhile, Judy is barely speaking to Alistair and Sandy has walked out on her boyfriend. (R)
 
  7:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "The Toy Store" (R)
Hyacinth has to intervene when Daddy slips out and runs up a toy store bill that he cannot pay.
 
  8:00PM  French Fields "Hail And Farewell" (R)
 
  8:30PM  Upstart Crow "Beware My Sting" (R)
Will's story of strong-willed lady humiliated by a man doesn't go down well the women in his life.
 
  9:00PM  Doc Martin "Mysterious Ways"
Louisa and Martin are living together, but Louisa finds herself juggling too many responsibilities.
 
10:00PM  Death In Paradise "Murder From Above" (R)
DI Jack Mooney and the team are left puzzled when Diane Smith, fiancee of hotel billionaire Philip Marston, is found dead the day before her lavish wedding. All evidence points towards suicide, but ...
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Residente"
Join a musical world tour with Puerto Rican superstar Residente as he presents songs from his globe-spanning solo debut and hits from his Calle 13 catalog.
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Lettuce" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "Shake, Rattle, And Pole (Beans)" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Einstein's Quantum Riddle"
 
  2:00AM  Nature "Attenborough And The Sea Dragon"
 
  3:00AM  Independent Lens "My Country No More"
 
  4:00AM  Craft In America "Visionaries" (Also 1/15 3AM)
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover (Also 1/13 11AM)
 

Sunday | January 13
 
  6:00AM  Body Electric (R)
 
  6:30AM  Body Electric (R)
 
  7:00AM  Sesame Street "Clothing Drive" (R)
 
  7:30AM  Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood "Daniel Learns To Ask First/Friends Ask First" (Also 1/15 10AM)
 
  8:00AM  Pinkalicious & Peterrific "Invisible Band/Best Pink Present" (R)
 
  8:30AM  Curious George "Zoo Night/Charkie Escapes"
 
  9:00AM  Let's Go Luna! "Bob The Plant/Aren't We A Pair?" (R) (Also 1/29 9AM, 1/29 2:30PM)
 
  9:30AM  Nature Cat "Cave Conundrum/Daisy's Colossal Fossil" (R)
 
10:00AM  Ready Jet Go! "Tour Of The Solar System/Jet Cooks Dinner" (R)
 
10:30AM  Wild Kratts "Little Howler" (R)
 
11:00AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Downton Abbey Season 5 On Masterpiece "Episode Eight"
 
  1:15PM  Ambassadors Of The Sky
Explore how Canada is leading the way on dark sky preservation and the fight against light pollution.
 
  2:00PM  2.5 Million
Aaron Rice tries to break a record skiing 2.5 million vertical feet in the backcountry.
 
  2:30PM  Portraits In Architecture
Parma-based architect Pier Carlo Bontempi subtly explores the vernacular forms of northern Italy.
 
  3:00PM  Easy Yoga: The Secret to Strength and Balance with Peggy Cappy (R)
Peggy Cappy shows how yoga can aid people who want to increase strength and mobility at any age. (Also 1/26 6AM)
 
  4:00PM  Great Performances "Tony Bennett & Diana Krall: Love Is Here To Stay"
Tony Bennett and Diana Krall celebrate the Great American Songbook duo George and Ira Gershwin.
 
  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  Dictator's Playbook "Kim Il Sung"
Witness Kim Il Sung's transformation from guerrilla fighter to brutal dictator of North Korea. How did he build the most controlled society on earth and launch a dictatorship that has lasted for ...
 
  7:00PM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra
More than 130 musicians perform at Crater Lake National Park in Oregon in July 2016. (Also 2/1 2:30AM)
 
  7:30PM  Victoria Season 2 On Masterpiece "Comfort And Joy" (R)
Victoria has more than one surprise visitor and finds herself threatened by a relative.
 
  9:00PM  Victoria Season 3 On Masterpiece "Season 3, Episode One"
Revolution sweeps across Europe and pressure builds on Victoria with new arrivals at the Palace. (Also 1/14 12AM, 1/15 4AM, 1/20 8PM, 1/25 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Victoria & Albert: The Wedding "Episode: 1"
Join the experts preparing to reconstruct the wedding that changed history. As they get ready for the ceremony and investigate the stories behind the dress, food and music, they uncover astonishing ... (Also 1/14 1AM, 1/15 5AM)
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife (R)
The Nonnatus team prepares for the birth of a baby they know may not survive.
 
12:00AM  Victoria Season 3 On Masterpiece "Season 3, Episode One" (Also 1/15 4AM, 1/20 8PM, 1/25 3:30PM)
 
  1:00AM  Victoria & Albert: The Wedding "Episode: 1" (Also 1/15 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  Uss Indianapolis: The Final Chapter
 
  3:30AM  Emery Blagdon And His Healing Machine (R) (Also 1/16 5:30AM, 1/22 1AM)
 
  4:00AM  We'll Meet Again "The Fight For Women's Rights"
 
  5:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Grandparents And Other Strangers"
 

Monday | January 14
 
  7:00PM  The This Old House Hour "Air Tight House | Fireplace Makeover"
The home is sealed against air leaks and the porch columns and rails are fabricated.
 
  8:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Meadow Brook Hall, Hour Two"
Detroit-area treasures include a Keith Haring archive and an 1835 "City of Detroit" map. (Also 1/15 3:30PM, 1/19 2:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Chicago, Hour Two" (R)
Interesting items include a 1989 Keith Haring graffiti art and a Walt Whitman Civil War letter. (Also 1/15 1AM, 1/15 4:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Independent Lens "Rodents Of Unusual Size"
A fisherman in the bayou goes up against 20-pound "swamp rats" that are eating up coastal wetlands. (Also 1/15 2AM, 1/16 3AM, 1/19 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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Chicago, Hour Two" (R) (Also 1/15 4:30PM)
 
  2:00AM  Independent Lens "Rodents Of Unusual Size" (Also 1/16 3AM, 1/19 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  Craft In America "Visionaries"
 
  4:00AM  Victoria Season 3 On Masterpiece "Season 3, Episode One" (Also 1/20 8PM, 1/25 3:30PM)
 
  5:00AM  Victoria & Albert: The Wedding "Episode: 1"
 

Tuesday | January 15
 
  7:00PM  Born To Explore With Richard Wiese "Tanzania: The Last Stone Age Tribe" (R)
Richard Wiese visits Tanzania to meet its people and explore its rich cultures and amazing wildlife.
 
  7:30PM  Weekends With Yankee "Shores And Shellfish" (R)
New Hampshire's Lake Winnipesaukee and a Maine clambake outside of Acadia National Park are visited.
 
  8:00PM  Finding Your Roots "Mystery Men"
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actors Felicity Huffman and Michael K. Williams discover a wealth of hidden family history. Both grew up knowing little about their biological fathers, and seeing their ... (Also 1/16 3:30PM, 1/17 5AM, 1/18 1AM, 1/21 5AM)
 
  9:00PM  The Swamp: American Experience
Explore the story of Florida's Everglades, America's greatest wetland, and efforts to preserve it. (Also 1/16 1AM, 1/17 3AM, 1/18 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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  The Swamp: American Experience (Also 1/17 3AM, 1/18 2AM)
 
  3:00AM  Independent Lens "Rodents Of Unusual Size" (Also 1/19 4AM)
 
  4:00AM  Great Performances "The Cleveland Orchestra Centennial Celebration"
 
  5:30AM  Emery Blagdon And His Healing Machine (R) (Also 1/22 1AM)
 

Wednesday | January 16
 
  7:00PM  Crossroads "Elsa Hilger"
This program includes the following segments: 1) Profile of Austrian retiree Elsa Hilger who spent her life touring the concert halls of the world. 2) Bellows Falls Academy television station 3) Two ...
 
  7:30PM  Outdoor Journal "Goldeneye Hunting, Turtle Habitat, Nulhegan Basin" (R)
Lawrence Pyne and December duck hunters go after goldeneye on Lake Champlain. Vermont Fish & Wildlife works to preserve nesting habitat for turtles. Exploring efforts by power companies to use wildlife management practices. (Also 1/19 9AM)
 
  8:00PM  Nature "Equus: Story Of The Horse"
NATURE, television's longest-running weekly natural history series, has won more than 200 honors from the television industry, parent groups, the international wildlife film community and ... (Also 1/17 3:30PM, 1/18 4AM, 1/20 2AM)
 
  9:00PM  Nova "Day The Dinosaurs Died" (R)
Investigate how an asteroid vanquished the dinosaurs 66 million years ago. Join scientists as they drill into the impact crater and, for the first time, reconstruct the hell on earth that unfolded in ... (Also 1/17 1AM, 1/17 4:30PM, 1/18 5AM, 1/20 1AM)
 
10:00PM  Dictator's Playbook "Saddam Hussein"
Learn how Saddam Hussein ruled Iraq with an iron fist for over 30 years. To maintain power, he used fear, intimidation and violence like few others in history, but he made the fatal mistake of ... (Also 1/17 2AM, 1/19 3AM, 1/20 6PM, 1/21 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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Day The Dinosaurs Died" (R) (Also 1/17 4:30PM, 1/18 5AM, 1/20 1AM)
 
  2:00AM  Dictator's Playbook "Saddam Hussein" (Also 1/19 3AM, 1/20 6PM, 1/21 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  The Swamp: American Experience (Also 1/18 2AM)
 
  5:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Mystery Men" (Also 1/18 1AM, 1/21 5AM)
 

Thursday | January 17
 
  7:00PM  The Way Up
A backcountry ski film filmed in Vermont, New York & New Hampshire. (Also 1/20 2PM)
 
  7:30PM  Rick Steves' Europe "Oslo" (R)
Enjoy the Norwegian capital's thriving harborfront, Viking ships, Vigeland's statues, Monch's art.
 
  8:00PM  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 1/20 4PM)
 
  9:30PM  Mister Rogers: It's You I Like (R)
Celebrate Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, the children's series that premiered nationally 50 years ago. (Also 1/19 3:30PM, 1/21 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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Mystery Men" (Also 1/21 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  The Swamp: American Experience
 
  4:00AM  Nature "Equus: Story Of The Horse" (Also 1/20 2AM)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Day The Dinosaurs Died" (R) (Also 1/20 1AM)
 

Friday | January 18
 
  7:00PM  BBC Newsnight
Weekly round-up of international news includes interviews with opinion-makers and documentary features.
 
  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 1/20 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 1/20 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
Join author, activist and political commentator Margaret Hoover for a public affairs talk show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas among the brightest minds and freshest voices from ... (Also 1/20 5:30AM, 1/20 11AM)
 
  9:00PM  Great Performances "Orphee Et Eurydice From Lyric Opera Of Chicago"
Reimagine Christoph Willibald Gluck's enduringly popular opera based on the famous Greek myth. (Also 1/19 1AM, 1/20 3AM, 1/21 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  Great Performances "Orphee Et Eurydice From Lyric Opera Of Chicago" (Also 1/20 3AM, 1/21 2AM)
 
  3:00AM  Dictator's Playbook "Saddam Hussein" (Also 1/20 6PM, 1/21 4AM)
 
  4:00AM  Independent Lens "Rodents Of Unusual Size"
 
  5:00AM  The This Old House Hour "Powering Net Zero | Concrete Walkway" (Also 1/28 7PM)
 

Saturday | January 19
 
  6:00AM  Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique (R)
 
  6:30AM  Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique (R)
 
  7:00AM  Brain Secrets With Dr. Michael Merzenich (R)
 
  9:00AM  Outdoor Journal "Goldeneye Hunting, Turtle Habitat, Nulhegan Basin" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Motorweek
 
10:00AM  Lidia's Kitchen "The Best Bar Food"
 
10:30AM  Simply Ming "On The Road - Cologne"
 
11:00AM  Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Television "Middle East Favorites"
 
11:30AM  Martha Bakes "Breads & Rolls" (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated "Italian Seafood Suppers" (R)
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Ribs And Mashed Potatoes Revisited" (R)
 
  1:00PM  The Woodwright's Shop "Roman Work Bench" (R)
Christopher Schwarz joins Roy to unlock the secrets of the ancient Roman woodworker's bench.
 
  1:30PM  This Old House "Jamestown | Powering Net Zero"
Tom discusses difference between blueboard and drywall. Richard learns about the process to size a solar array. Jeff and Tom install a wood ceiling. The electrician puts in a generator at the Idea ...
 
  2:00PM  Ask This Old House "Concrete Walkway, Jimmy Diresta"
A concrete walkway is replaced with brick pavers. Richard explains how gas piping is installed.
 
  2:30PM  Antiques Roadshow "Meadow Brook Hall, Hour Two"
Detroit-area treasures include a Keith Haring archive and an 1835 "City of Detroit" map.
 
  3:30PM  Mister Rogers: It's You I Like (R)
Celebrate Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, the children's series that premiered nationally 50 years ago. (Also 1/21 3:30PM)
 
  5:00PM  Rick Steves' Tasty Europe (R)
The travel expert shows how food is a prime ingredient in what defines cultures all across Europe. (Also 1/21 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  Father Brown "The Cat Of Mastigatus" (R)
Sefton Scott welcomes parents, students and teachers to Kemble Martyrs Boys School fete. Bunty eyes an egg and spoon race and Mrs McCarthy agrees to compete with her. Heading towards the cake table, ...
 
  7:00PM  As Time Goes By "Wedding Preparations" (R)
Jean and Lionel set the date for their wedding, and Lionel finishes the script for the mini-series. (R)
 
  7:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "The Three Piece Suite" (R)
The delivery goes awry when Hyacinth purchases a new suite that she has told everyone about.
 
  8:00PM  French Fields (R)
 
  8:30PM  Upstart Crow "Sweet Sorrow" (R)
Will has finished Romeo and Juliet and now there is s a lot of competition for who will play Juliet.
 
  9:00PM  Doc Martin "Sons And Lovers"
Martin and Louisa need to find daycare for James and Ruth considers selling her farm.
 
10:00PM  Death In Paradise "The Stakes Are High" (R)
Jack and the team investigate the high-stakes world of international professional poker tournaments.
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Arctic Monkeys/Wild Child"
Enjoy an hour of modern rock with Arctic Monkeys and Wild Child. Sheffield's Monkeys perform songs from their acclaimed album Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino. Austin's Wild Child plays cuts from ...
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Kathy Mattea" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "Prolific Peppers" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Day The Dinosaurs Died" (R)
 
  2:00AM  Nature "Equus: Story Of The Horse"
 
  3:00AM  Great Performances "Orphee Et Eurydice From Lyric Opera Of Chicago" (Also 1/21 2AM)
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover (Also 1/20 11AM)
 

Sunday | January 20
 
  6:00AM  Body Electric (R)
 
  6:30AM  Body Electric (R)
 
  7:00AM  Sesame Street "Hair Training"
 
  7:30AM  Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood "Circle Time Squabble/It's Not Okay To Hurt Someone" (R)
 
  8:00AM  Pinkalicious & Peterrific "All Tangled Up/Above The Clouds" (R)
 
  8:30AM  Curious George "Wheels On The Bus/Seed Trouble"
 
  9:00AM  Let's Go Luna! "She Is The Moon Of Moons/Beats Of Beijing" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Nature Cat "Playground-Palooza/Small But Big" (R)
 
10:00AM  Ready Jet Go! "Beep Has The Blues/Chore Day" (R)
 
10:30AM  Wild Kratts "Tortuga Tune Up" (R)
 
11:00AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Downton Abbey: The Final Season "Episode 1"
 
  1:30PM  Ken Karlewicz: Working On The Railroad (R)
A passion for vintage model railroads takes 60 year-old Ken Karlewicz away from the mundane.
 
  2:00PM  The Way Up
A backcountry ski film filmed in Vermont, New York & New Hampshire.
 
  2:30PM  Portraits In Architecture
David M. Schwarz's most significant work was revitalizing the downtown of Ft. Worth, Texas.
 
  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. (Also 1/26 7AM)
 
  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.
 
  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  Dictator's Playbook "Saddam Hussein"
Learn how Saddam Hussein ruled Iraq with an iron fist for over 30 years. To maintain power, he used fear, intimidation and violence like few others in history, but he made the fatal mistake of ... (Also 1/21 4AM)
 
  7:00PM  The Great British Baking Show "Cakes" (R)
Follow 12 bakers who tackle an upside down cake for the Signature bake. Rum babas are also made.
 
  8:00PM  Victoria Season 3 On Masterpiece "Season 3, Episode One"
Revolution sweeps across Europe and pressure builds on Victoria with new arrivals at the Palace. (Also 1/25 3:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Victoria Season 3 On Masterpiece "Season 3, Episode Two"
Victoria must decide whether to fight the Chartists with force or allow them to present a petition. (Also 1/21 12AM, 1/22 4AM, 1/27 8PM)
 
10:00PM  Victoria & Albert: The Wedding "Episode: 2"
Witness the most accurate reconstruction of Victoria and Albert's wedding ever staged, followed by a sumptuous wedding breakfast, a prelude to the first night that began a marriage so iconic, it ... (Also 1/21 1AM, 1/22 5AM)
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife (R)
New legislation and Sister Ursula cause serious problems for Shelagh and Dr. Turner.
 
12:00AM  Victoria Season 3 On Masterpiece "Season 3, Episode Two" (Also 1/22 4AM, 1/27 8PM)
 
  1:00AM  Victoria & Albert: The Wedding "Episode: 2" (Also 1/22 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  Great Performances "Orphee Et Eurydice From Lyric Opera Of Chicago"
 
  4:00AM  Dictator's Playbook "Saddam Hussein"
 
  5:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Mystery Men"
 

Monday | January 21
 
  7:00PM  The This Old House Hour "Designing Their Dream Home | Robotic Construction"
Richard shows how a heat pump works. Stone veneer is applied and a wall hung toilet is installed.
 
  8:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Meadow Brook Hall, Hour Three"
A Civil War presentation sword and portrait and Danny Lyon Civil Rights posters are appraised. (Also 1/22 3:30PM, 1/23 5AM)
 
  9:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Chicago, Hour Three" (R)
A group of Ayn Rand inscribed books, an Edward Borein watercolor and more items are appraised. (Also 1/22 1:30AM, 1/22 4:30PM, 1/24 3AM)
 
10:00PM  Independent Lens "Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World"
Discover how Native American musicians have transformed American blues, jazz and rock. (Also 1/22 2:30AM, 1/23 3AM, 1/26 3:30AM)
 
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  Emery Blagdon And His Healing Machine (R)
 
  1:30AM  Antiques Roadshow "Chicago, Hour Three" (R) (Also 1/22 4:30PM, 1/24 3AM)
 
  2:30AM  Independent Lens "Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World" (Also 1/23 3AM, 1/26 3:30AM)
 
  4:00AM  Victoria Season 3 On Masterpiece "Season 3, Episode Two" (Also 1/27 8PM)
 
  5:00AM  Victoria & Albert: The Wedding "Episode: 2"
 

Tuesday | January 22
 
  7:00PM  Born To Explore With Richard Wiese "Chile: Kissed By The Sea" (R)
Richard Wiese travels to Chile and visits a market in Santiago and the seaport town of Valparaiso.
 
  7:30PM  Weekends With Yankee "Fall Foliage F" (R)
Celebrate autumn in New England, in all its multicolored glory. A summer salad is served.
 
  8:00PM  Finding Your Roots "Reporting On The Reporters"
Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. shows journalists Christiane Amanpour, Ann Curry and Lisa Ling that the stories within their own family trees are every bit as compelling as the news stories they have ... (Also 1/23 3:30PM, 1/24 5AM, 1/25 1AM, 1/28 5AM)
 
  9:00PM  Big Burn: American Experience
In August 1910, a massive wildfire swept across the Northern Rockies, devouring more than three million acres in 36 hours. (Also 1/23 1AM, 1/23 4:30PM, 1/24 4AM, 1/25 2AM, 1/27 4AM)
 
10:00PM  Frontline "The Pension Gamble"
How state governments and Wall Street led America's public pensions into a $4-trillion hole. Correspondent Martin Smith investigates the consequences for teachers, police, firefighters, and other ... (Also 1/23 2AM, 1/29 10PM, 1/30 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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Big Burn: American Experience (Also 1/23 4:30PM, 1/24 4AM, 1/25 2AM, 1/27 4AM)
 
  2:00AM  Frontline "The Pension Gamble" (Also 1/29 10PM, 1/30 2AM)
 
  3:00AM  Independent Lens "Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World" (Also 1/26 3:30AM)
 
  4:30AM  Ribbon Of Sand (Also 1/28 4:30AM)
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Meadow Brook Hall, Hour Three"
 

Wednesday | January 23
 
  7:00PM  Crossroads "Politics"
This episode includes the following segments: 1) Professor Gary Nelson's evaluation of VT's six elected state offices 2) Jim Whitney 3) Dowsing convention in Danville, VT 4) Kids at the Fair.
 
  7:30PM  Outdoor Journal "Walleye Fishing On Conn. River, Wild Game Supper" (R)
Lawrence Pyne joins angler Forest Woodruff in Vernon, Vt., to fish for walleye. The annual wild game supper in Danville is a reminder of the importance of hunting to the social fabric of many Vermont communities.
 
  8:00PM  Nature "Equus: Story Of The Horse"
NATURE, television's longest-running weekly natural history series, has won more than 200 honors from the television industry, parent groups, the international wildlife film community and ... (Also 1/24 3:30PM, 1/25 4AM, 1/27 2AM)
 
  9:00PM  Nova "Island Volcano"
Join scientists and residents on a breathtaking journey to investigate the Kilauea volcano's recent spike in activity, including the deadly April 2017 eruption. Along the way, some of Hawaii's ... (Also 1/24 1AM, 1/24 4:30PM, 1/25 5AM, 1/27 1AM)
 
10:00PM  Dictator's Playbook "Benito Mussolini"
See why Benito Mussolini was considered a pioneer among 20th century dictators. From undermining judges to indoctrinating children, he forged key tactics for seizing power. He also created fascism, ... (Also 1/24 2AM, 1/25 3AM, 1/27 3AM, 1/27 6PM, 1/29 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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Island Volcano" (Also 1/24 4:30PM, 1/25 5AM, 1/27 1AM)
 
  2:00AM  Dictator's Playbook "Benito Mussolini" (Also 1/25 3AM, 1/27 3AM, 1/27 6PM, 1/29 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Chicago, Hour Three" (R)
 
  4:00AM  Big Burn: American Experience (Also 1/25 2AM, 1/27 4AM)
 
  5:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Reporting On The Reporters" (Also 1/25 1AM, 1/28 5AM)
 

Thursday | January 24
 
  7:00PM  Mr. Connolly Has Als
NH High School Principal Gene Connolly navigates the effects of ALS. (Also 1/27 2PM)
 
  7:30PM  Vermont Governor's Budget Address 2019
Vermont PBS will present Governor Phil Scott's 2019 Vermont Budget Address to a joint session of the Vermont legislature, live from the statehouse in Montpelier.
 
  8:30PM  Rick Steves' Delicious Europe (R)
Rick Steves savors classic European cuisine in Galicia, Rome and Greece and sips wine in Burgundy. (Also 1/26 10AM, 1/28 3:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Paul Simon's Concert In The Park (R)
Legendary artist Paul Simon performs a retrospective mix of favorites in Central Park in 1991. (Also 1/26 2PM, 1/27 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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Reporting On The Reporters" (Also 1/28 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  Big Burn: American Experience (Also 1/27 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  Dictator's Playbook "Benito Mussolini" (Also 1/27 3AM, 1/27 6PM, 1/29 3AM)
 
  4:00AM  Nature "Equus: Story Of The Horse" (Also 1/27 2AM)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Island Volcano" (Also 1/27 1AM)
 

Friday | January 25
 
  7:00PM  BBC Newsnight
Weekly round-up of international news includes interviews with opinion-makers and documentary features.
 
  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 1/27 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 1/27 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
Join author, activist and political commentator Margaret Hoover for a public affairs talk show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas among the brightest minds and freshest voices from ... (Also 1/27 5:30AM)
 
  9:00PM  Great Performances "Tba"
TBA
 
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 "Doubt From The Minnesota Opera" (Also 1/28 2AM)
 
  3:30AM  Independent Lens "Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World"
 
  5:00AM  The This Old House Hour "Roger's Nod To Sod | Seismic Retrofit"
 

Saturday | January 26
 
  6:00AM  Easy Yoga: The Secret to Strength and Balance with Peggy Cappy (R)
 
  7:00AM  Aging Backwards 2 With Miranda Esmonde-White (R)
 
  8:00AM  3 Steps to Incredible Health! with Joel Fuhrman, MD (R)
 
10:00AM  Rick Steves' Delicious Europe (R) (Also 1/28 3:30PM)
 
10:30AM  Peter, Paul And Mary At Newport 1963-65 (R) (Also 1/27 4PM, 1/31 8PM)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated "Mexican Dinner Party" (R)
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Bourbon And Broccoli Hit The Grill" (R)
 
  1:00PM  Wings Over Grand Canyon (R)
This aerial journey captures an endless variety of stunning imagery of landscapes, lakes and canyons.
 
  2:00PM  Paul Simon's Concert In The Park (R)
Legendary artist Paul Simon performs a retrospective mix of favorites in Central Park in 1991. (Also 1/27 12PM)
 
  4:00PM  Engelbert Humperdinck In Hawaii (My Music)
The legendary King of Romance croons classic hits and love songs from his 50-year career. (Also 1/28 4PM)
 
  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  Father Brown "The Flower Of The Fairway" (R)
Meeting with Raylan Reeve at his new golf course, Father Brown and Mrs McCarthy discover 'Go Home - or die' burnt into the grass. Inspector Mallory pays a visit to Hermione, who has a clear motive ...
 
  7:00PM  As Time Goes By "Wedding Day Nerves" (R)
Wedding day nerves appear to get the best of Lionel, while Jean does her best to remain composed. (R)
 
  7:30PM  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!
 
  8:00PM  French Fields (R)
 
  8:30PM  Upstart Crow "Star Crossed Lovers" (R)
Will struggles to find inspiration for Romeo and deals with an angry actor and an annoying guest.
 
  9:01PM  Doc Martin "Farewell, My Lovely"
Louisa's stress is compounded when she must take a group of students on a sailing trip.
 
10:00PM  Death In Paradise "Written In Murder" (R)
Famous thriller author Frank O'Toole is found stabbed through the heart in the middle of the ocean.
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Willie Nelson"
Relish an hour with American music legend Willie Nelson. The Texan superstar performs a set of hits and songs from his latest album My Way.
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Rev Osagyefo Sekou" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "A Food Truck And A Pear Tree" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Island Volcano"
 
  2:00AM  Nature "Equus: Story Of The Horse"
 
  3:00AM  Dictator's Playbook "Benito Mussolini" (Also 1/27 6PM, 1/29 3AM)
 
  4:00AM  Big Burn: American Experience
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 

Sunday | January 27
 
  6:00AM  Survival Guide For Pain-Free Living With Peggy (R)
 
  7:00AM  Dr. David Perlmutter's Whole Life Plan (R)
 
  8:30AM  Ric Edelman's Mind Over Money
 
10:00AM  The Brain Body Mind Connection With Dr. Rudy Ta (R)
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Paul Simon's Concert In The Park (R)
 
  2:00PM  Mr. Connolly Has Als
NH High School Principal Gene Connolly navigates the effects of ALS.
 
  2:30PM  Portraits In Architecture
Scott Merrill's work blends New Urbanism ideals with a sensitivity to American vernacular structures.
 
  3:00PM  National Park Symphony - The Mighty Five (R)
Celebrate the majesty of Utah's five national parks set to glorious music from the Utah Symphony.
 
  4:00PM  Peter, Paul And Mary At Newport 1963-65 (R)
Never-before-seen performances by Peter, Paul and Mary at the Newport Folk Festival are showcased. (Also 1/31 8PM)
 
  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  Dictator's Playbook "Benito Mussolini"
See why Benito Mussolini was considered a pioneer among 20th century dictators. From undermining judges to indoctrinating children, he forged key tactics for seizing power. He also created fascism, ... (Also 1/29 3AM)
 
  7:00PM  The Great British Baking Show "Bread" (R)
Watch as 11 bakers make 24 flatbreads for the Signature bake. Eight-strand plaited loaf is made.
 
  8:00PM  Victoria Season 3 On Masterpiece "Season 3, Episode Two"
Victoria must decide whether to fight the Chartists with force or allow them to present a petition.
 
  9:00PM  Victoria Season 3 On Masterpiece "Season 3, Episode Three"
At Osborne House, Victoria is desperate to get back to the Palace and the business of politics. (Also 1/28 12AM, 1/29 4AM)
 
10:00PM  Tales From The Royal Wardrobe (R)
The significance of the royal wardrobes of English monarchs over the last 400 years is examined. (Also 1/28 1AM, 1/29 5AM)
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife (R)
An expectant mother buckles under the strains of pregnancy. Tom provides pastoral care.
 
12:00AM  Victoria Season 3 On Masterpiece "Season 3, Episode Three" (Also 1/29 4AM)
 
  1:00AM  Tales From The Royal Wardrobe (R) (Also 1/29 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  Great Performances "Doubt From The Minnesota Opera"
 
  4:30AM  Ribbon Of Sand
 
  5:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Reporting On The Reporters"
 

Monday | January 28
 
  7:00PM  The This Old House Hour "Powering Net Zero | Concrete Walkway"
Tom discusses difference between blueboard and drywall and the solar array is properly sized.
 
  8:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Ca' D'zan"
Standout finds include 1954-1956 Topps baseball cards and a The John Ringling Hotel plate. (Also 1/29 3:30PM, 1/30 5AM, 1/31 3AM, 2/1 3AM)
 
  9:00PM  Independent Lens "The King"
Climb into Elvis' 1963 Rolls-Royce for a musical road trip that traces the rise and fall of Elvis at a metaphor for the country he left behind. Featuring Alec Baldwin, Rosanne Cash, Ethan Hawke, ... (Also 1/29 1AM, 1/30 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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Independent Lens "The King" (Also 1/30 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Dictator's Playbook "Benito Mussolini"
 
  4:00AM  Victoria Season 3 On Masterpiece "Season 3, Episode Three"
 
  5:00AM  Tales From The Royal Wardrobe (R)
 

Tuesday | January 29
 
  7:00PM  Born To Explore With Richard Wiese "Iceland: Fire & Ice" (R)
Richard Wiese explores haunting glaciers and famed geothermal pools in the country of Iceland.
 
  7:30PM  Weekends With Yankee "Winter In New England" (R)
New England in wintertime, a season of snowy adventures and breathtaking beauty, is explored.
 
  8:00PM  Finding Your Roots "Dreaming Of A New Land"
Marisa Tomei, Sheryl Sandberg and Kal Penn discover challenges faced by their immigrant forebears. (Also 1/30 3:30PM, 1/31 5AM, 2/1 5AM)
 
  9:00PM  Surviving The Dust Bowl: American Experience
Dust storms ravaged the parched southern plains in the 1930s, turning bountiful fields into desert. (Also 1/30 1AM, 1/30 4:30PM, 1/31 4AM, 2/1 4AM)
 
10:00PM  Frontline "The Pension Gamble"
How state governments and Wall Street led America's public pensions into a $4-trillion hole. Correspondent Martin Smith investigates the consequences for teachers, police, firefighters, and other ... (Also 1/30 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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Surviving The Dust Bowl: American Experience (Also 1/30 4:30PM, 1/31 4AM, 2/1 4AM)
 
  2:00AM  Frontline "The Pension Gamble"
 
  3:00AM  Independent Lens "The King"
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Ca' D'zan" (Also 1/31 3AM, 2/1 3AM)
 

Wednesday | January 30
 
  7:00PM  Crossroads "Burlington Souvenir Show"
This program includes the following segments: 1) Burlington Souvenier Show- A gallery exhibits souveniers as an art form. 2) Snowflake Bently- A man who devoted a lifetime to studying snow, ice ...
 
  7:30PM  Outdoor Journal "Smallmouth Bass, Bald Eagles, Freshwater Mussels" (R)
Lawrence Pyne goes spring fishing for smallmouth bass in Ferrisburgh's Lewis Creek. Bald eagles are making a comeback along the Connecticut River. The Poultney River watershed is facing a threat to its freshwater mussel population.
 
  8:00PM  Nature "Naledi: One Little Elephant" (R)
A team of caretakers and researchers help a baby elephant survive and find her place in the herd. (Also 1/31 3:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Nova "First Face Of America" (R)
The 13,000 year-old skeleton of a prehistoric teenager is uncovered in an underwater cave in Mexico. (Also 1/31 1AM, 1/31 4:30PM, 2/1 1AM)
 
10:00PM  Dictator's Playbook "Manuel Noriega"
Manuel Noriega was a Panamanian politician and military officer who ruled Panama from 1983 to 1989. (Also 1/31 2AM, 2/1 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  Nightly Business Report (Also 2/1 12AM)
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline (Also 2/1 12:30AM)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "First Face Of America" (R) (Also 1/31 4:30PM, 2/1 1AM)
 
  2:00AM  Dictator's Playbook "Manuel Noriega" (Also 2/1 2AM)
 
  3:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Ca' D'zan" (Also 2/1 3AM)
 
  4:00AM  Surviving The Dust Bowl: American Experience (Also 2/1 4AM)
 
  5:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Dreaming Of A New Land" (Also 2/1 5AM)
 

Thursday | January 31
 
  7:00PM  Noyana - Singing At The End Of Life
 
  7:30PM  Rick Steves' Europe "Helsinki And Tallinn: Baltic Sisters" (R)
The fascinating capitals of Finland and Estonia offer a chance to explore history, art and culture.
 
  8:00PM  Peter, Paul And Mary At Newport 1963-65 (R)
Never-before-seen performances by Peter, Paul and Mary at the Newport Folk Festival are showcased.
 
  9:30PM  Chet Atkins: Certified Guitar Player (R)
Mark Knopfler, the Everly Brothers, Emmylou Harris and Willie Nelson celebrate the guitar virtuoso.
 
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  Nightly Business Report
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Nova "First Face Of America" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Great Performances "From Vienna: The New Year's Celebration 2019"
 
  2:00AM  Dictator's Playbook "Manuel Noriega"
 
  2:30AM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra
 
  3:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Ca' D'zan"
 
  3:00AM  ACL Hall of Fame New Year's Eve
 
  4:00AM  Surviving The Dust Bowl: American Experience
 
  4:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "New York Philharmonic New Year's Eve With Renee Fl"
 
  5:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Dreaming Of A New Land"
 
  5:30AM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra