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12:00 AM 
Great Conversations  "Billy Collins and Garrison Keillor"  Billy Collins, former United States Poet Laureate (2001-2003) and author of nine collections of poetry, including the forthcoming Horoscopes for the Dead: Poems, talks with Garrison Keillor, host and writer of A Prairie Home Companion and The Writer's Almanac. [P]

1:00 AM 
Ethics In America II  "War Stories: National Security & The News"  Four years previously, a coalition led by American forces invaded the Central Asian nation of Khaoistan, where warlords had destroyed the central government and were supporting major terrorist activities. Today, the process of rebuilding the nation and fighting off an insurgency continues, covered by a group of journalists based in the capital city. Meanwhile, back in the States, a journalist covering national security issues investigates allegations of illegal phone taps by the government. In each case, reporters are faced with dilemmas that go to the heart of their responsibilities as journalists, and as Americans. [G]

2:00 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "From Days Before Time"  Early human habitation of the North American continent. The civilizations of the North and South and tribal cultures. The journeys of Christopher Columbus. Exploration and exploitation of the west by the Spanish; impact on native population. Early slave trade. Biological and cultural exchanges between the Spanish and native cultures. [G]

2:30 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "Turbulent Virginia"  Incentives for English colonization. French and Dutch presence in North America. British attempts to establish a base at Roanoke and the outcome. Subsequent Virginia Company settlement at Jamestown. The people who come; the struggle to survive; the response of Native Americans. Establishing the royal colony in 1619. [G]

3:00 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Fifties"  World War II is fought to its bitter end in the Pacific and the world lives with the legacy of its final moment: the atomic bomb. Professor Miller continues the story as veterans return from the war and create new lives for themselves in the '50s. [P]

3:30 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Sixties"  Professor Scharff weaves the story of the Civil Rights movement with stories of the Vietnam War and Watergate to create a portrait of a decade. Lyndon Johnson emerges as a pivotal character, along with Stokely Carmichael, Fanny Lou Hamer, and other luminaries of the era. [P]

4:00 AM 
Design Squad  "Hockey Net Target"  Boston Bruins defenseman Matt Lashoff challenges the teams to build remote-controlled hockey-net targets. [G]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "Don't Blow Your Dough"  Biz Kids Beware. Protect the money you already have by putting it in a safe place. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Setting Up Your Garden: (Atlanta, GA)"  Host, Joe Lamp'l creates his own raised bed garden from scratch, and shows the tips along the way that anyone can do to create a productive garden. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Elephant in the Room"  The brothers come across a lone baby elephant and bring him back to the Tortuga HQ for safety until they can find his mom. But they learn how mischievous baby elephants can be and get more than they bargained for when it almost destroys the Tortuga! As they rush to get the baby elephant home, the WildKratts team realizes that animals have different structures that serve various functions in growth and survival. [P]

6:00 AM 
Ciao Italia  "What Figs! - Che Fichi!"  [P]

6:30 AM 
Nick Stellino Cooking with Friends  "Ratatouille, Tomato Sauce & Pasta"  [P]

7:00 AM 
Globe Trekker  "Honduras & El Salvador"  Brianna explores Honduras and El Salvador, two of Central America's most rewarding destinations. [G]

8:00 AM 
This Old House  "Jersey Shore Rebuilds 2013: Built for Speed"  Seaside Heights, New Jersey, in a race for survival, is scrambling to bring the pier and boardwalk back; at the Bay Head project, mechanical roughs and new mahogany decking on the porch. In Point Pleasant, a compact Italian concrete crusher makes quick work of an old slab for new fill onsite. [P]

8:30 AM 
American Woodshop  "Scroll Saw Inlays"  [P]

9:00 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Elegance Indoors"  We go inside the Garden Home Retreat where Allen demonstrates techniques to enhance the look of your home. Allen visits with experts about making Artisan Lamps, using shades in windows and freshens up a room by adding a few things from the garden. [P]

9:30 AM 
b organic with Michele Beschen  "Naturally Decorative"  [P]

10:00 AM 
Knit & Crochet Today  "Purses"  Crochet designer Robyn Chachula shows how to make a "mock" cable purse and knit designer Karen Kendrick-Hands makes a colorful bulky knit purse. Get the inside scoop from webster Amy Singer. [P]

10:30 AM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Tuscan Serenade, Part 1"  (12x24 Acrylic) In this session, Jerry stays with the Tuscan theme, capturing the soft earth tones from that region. The piece is first blocked in starting with the sky and then adding layers of depth leading to the foreground using the value system. [P]

11:00 AM 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co.: Our Food Heritage  "Fort Los Adaes"  In the 1700s, the Spanish border was just six miles from the French fort at Natchitoches. Fort Los Adaes became a Spanish stronghold, greatly influencing the culture and cuisine of northwest Louisiana. [P]

11:30 AM 
Bake Decorate Celebrate!  "Star Struck"  [P]

12:00 PM 
Connect with English  "Casey at the Bat/The Art Gallery"  Rebecca is a hit teaching softball and gets a full time job at Alex's after-school program and on her date with Alberto, she discovers that a photograph of her in the canyon is on display at the gallery. [G]

12:30 PM 
Connect with English  "The Picnic/Prejudice"  Ramon and Rebecca have a nice chat at a picnic for the after-school program, but are interrupted when some racist kids taunt Vincent Wang for being Chinese. [G]

1:00 PM 
Ethics In America II  "War Stories: National Security & The News"  Four years previously, a coalition led by American forces invaded the Central Asian nation of Khaoistan, where warlords had destroyed the central government and were supporting major terrorist activities. Today, the process of rebuilding the nation and fighting off an insurgency continues, covered by a group of journalists based in the capital city. Meanwhile, back in the States, a journalist covering national security issues investigates allegations of illegal phone taps by the government. In each case, reporters are faced with dilemmas that go to the heart of their responsibilities as journalists, and as Americans. [G]

2:00 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "From Days Before Time"  Early human habitation of the North American continent. The civilizations of the North and South and tribal cultures. The journeys of Christopher Columbus. Exploration and exploitation of the west by the Spanish; impact on native population. Early slave trade. Biological and cultural exchanges between the Spanish and native cultures. [G]

2:30 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "Turbulent Virginia"  Incentives for English colonization. French and Dutch presence in North America. British attempts to establish a base at Roanoke and the outcome. Subsequent Virginia Company settlement at Jamestown. The people who come; the struggle to survive; the response of Native Americans. Establishing the royal colony in 1619. [G]

3:00 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Fifties"  World War II is fought to its bitter end in the Pacific and the world lives with the legacy of its final moment: the atomic bomb. Professor Miller continues the story as veterans return from the war and create new lives for themselves in the '50s. [P]

3:30 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Sixties"  Professor Scharff weaves the story of the Civil Rights movement with stories of the Vietnam War and Watergate to create a portrait of a decade. Lyndon Johnson emerges as a pivotal character, along with Stokely Carmichael, Fanny Lou Hamer, and other luminaries of the era. [P]

4:00 PM 
Design Squad  "Hockey Net Target"  Boston Bruins defenseman Matt Lashoff challenges the teams to build remote-controlled hockey-net targets. [G]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "Don't Blow Your Dough"  Biz Kids Beware. Protect the money you already have by putting it in a safe place. [P]

5:00 PM 
Wishbone  "The Impawssible Dream"  This live-action program follows the exploits of Wishbone the dog and his human friends, Joe, David and Samantha through their adventures in their hometown of Oakdale. Wishbone's everyday experiences trigger his imagination and he finds himself in scenes from classic works of literature. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "Escape from Merlin's Maze"  On the prowl for a new power source, Hacker descends on Frogsnorts School of Sorcery. His scheme? To steal Professor Stumblesnore's wand and harness its awesome magic to energize himself. [P]

6:00 PM 
Knit & Crochet Today  "Purses"  Crochet designer Robyn Chachula shows how to make a "mock" cable purse and knit designer Karen Kendrick-Hands makes a colorful bulky knit purse. Get the inside scoop from webster Amy Singer. [P]

6:30 PM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Tuscan Serenade, Part 1"  (12x24 Acrylic) In this session, Jerry stays with the Tuscan theme, capturing the soft earth tones from that region. The piece is first blocked in starting with the sky and then adding layers of depth leading to the foreground using the value system. [P]

7:00 PM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Class  "Spicy Sausage Penne & Harvest Flatbread"  Joanne shows her student Jerry how to prepare one of her favorite pasta recipes, and gives Jerry a "punching" lesson with flatbread dough. Recipes: (1) PENNE WITH TOMATOES, SPICY FENNEL SAUSAGE AND CREAM, (2) WINE COUNTRY FLATBREAD WITH GRAPES AND TOASTED WALNUTS. [P]

7:30 PM 
Cooking with Nick Stellino  "Nick's Favorite Pasta & Strawberry Dessert"  [P]

8:00 PM 
This Old House  "Jersey Shore Rebuilds 2013: Built for Speed"  Seaside Heights, New Jersey, in a race for survival, is scrambling to bring the pier and boardwalk back; at the Bay Head project, mechanical roughs and new mahogany decking on the porch. In Point Pleasant, a compact Italian concrete crusher makes quick work of an old slab for new fill onsite. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Florentine Delights and Tuscan Side Trips"  Rick takes in more of the artistic treasures of the city that propelled Europe out of the Middle Ages. Then he takes side trips to a couple of rival cities and cultural capitals in their own right - Pisa and Luca. He marvels at the tipsy tower, circles a city on its ramparts, and enjoys some Puccini in the composer's hometown. Part 2 of 2 [G]

9:00 PM 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "Montreal, Quebec, Canada - Bonjour, Montreal"  [P]

9:30 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "New York Italian Style"  In this episode, Lidia shares three delicious recipes that she picked up on Arthur Avenue and in Little Italy, New York. Zucchini and Eggplant Parmigiana, Roberto's Chicken Piccante and Skillet Cauliflower Torrisi are all the very core of Italian American comfort food. [P]

10:00 PM 

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Blue Ginger Chefs"  [P]

11:00 PM 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co.: Our Food Heritage  "Fort Los Adaes"  In the 1700s, the Spanish border was just six miles from the French fort at Natchitoches. Fort Los Adaes became a Spanish stronghold, greatly influencing the culture and cuisine of northwest Louisiana. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Florentine Delights and Tuscan Side Trips"  Rick takes in more of the artistic treasures of the city that propelled Europe out of the Middle Ages. Then he takes side trips to a couple of rival cities and cultural capitals in their own right - Pisa and Luca. He marvels at the tipsy tower, circles a city on its ramparts, and enjoys some Puccini in the composer's hometown. Part 2 of 2 [G]


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