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12:32 am 
Music Voyager  "Afro-Colombian Grooves"  From Cartagena's gorgeous old city to the rough and tumble streets and beaches of La Boquilla, this episode of Music Voyager provides entree into the beauty, rhythms and culture of this colorful city. Colombia's beautiful Caribbean coast gave rise to cumbia, the iconic Colombian rhythm now popular in nearly every corner of Latin America. Host Jacob Edgar discovers sights of Cartagena da Indias alongside Toto la Momposina, one of the most respected figures in Colombian music, who performs with her band on the beach as local children dance along. D

1:00 am 
Grand Rescue   The Grand Rescue is the story of a rescue that became legend. In 1967, on the North Face of the Grand Teton, seven rescuers risked their lives to save a severely injured climber and his companion. The rescue took three harrowing days and pushed the team to new abilities. D

2:00 am 
Frontline  "The Fish On My Plate"  Journalist and author Paul Greenberg (Four Fish; American Catch) spends a year eating only fish. From farmed fish in Norway to the biggest wild fishery in the world off Peru, he travels to investigate the health of the ocean - as well as his own. D

3:30 am 
Sum Total of Our Memory: Facing Alzheimer's Together   An ode to memory: Couples affected by a partner's recent diagnosis of Early Alzheimer's come to terms with their changing life together.G

4:00 am 
Irish Catskills: Dancing at the Crossroads   Visit New York's famed vacation spot, which also served as a summer getaway for many Irish and Irish-Americans for nearly 100 years. The documentary explores the factors that led to the Catskills' boom and bust, from a successful labor union deal and a flood of Irish immigration in the 1950s to the ubiquity of air conditioning, cheap air fares, and cultural assimilation in later decades. Using archival photos, home movies, private audio recordings, contemporary videography, and dozens of interviews, the documentary traces the history and the legacy of this beloved chapter of Irish-Americana in the Catskills.G

5:00 am 
Craft In America  "Music"  "Music" Focus on the makers of finely crafted handmade instruments - guitar, ukulele, trumpet, banjo and timpani - and the musicians who play them, including Joan Baez, Jake Shimabukuro, Rhiannon Giddens, Scotty Barnhart, Tony Ellis and Joseph Pereira.G

6:00 am 
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood  "Board Games & Musical Fun with Ella Jenkins"  Mister Rogers visits with folk singer Andy Holiner and a group of kids at Brockett's Bakery. MR listens to Andy and kids and sings with them. In Make-Believe, it's the day of the Poetry reading. D

6:30 am 
Curious George  "The Clean, Perfect Yellow Hat/Bee Is for Bear"  Can George fix the hole in the yellow hat in time? No one believes that George has seen a bear.G

7:00 am 
Splash and Bubbles  "Tooth Treasure/Race Around The Reef"  The kids find a tooth lying in the sand outside the reef, and they are determined to return it to the owner, even when they find out it's a shark! / Splash and his friends have a race around the reef, and Splash wins by riding the currents instead of swimming. Bubbles and Dunk then want to know all about the currents so they too can race faster. D

7:30 am 
Dinosaur Train  "I'm A T. Rex!/Ned The Quadruped"  I'm a T. rex! - Buddy travels to Rexville on the Dinosaur Train and meets Delores Tyrannosaurus and her daughter Annie. When he sees that he shares all the same features, Buddy learns that he is a Tyrannosaurus rex! Ned the Quadruped - Buddy and Tiny tour the Dinosaur Train and earn their Junior Conductor hats while their friend Ned, a four-legged, long-necked Brachiosaurus and regular Train rider, tags along. D

8:00 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "When I Grow Up/Doing It Differently"  When I Grow Up - Sally and Nick are trying to guess what they'll be when they grow up when the Cat drops in for a visit. Cat is sure Nick and Sally will never guess what his friend Puggle will be when she grows up. When they see her, they start guessing right away! A frog? A duck? No, a beaver! They discover that, while Puggle may have some similarities to other creatures, she will grow up to be a duck billed platypus! Doing It Differently - Nick and Sally can't seem to find Harvey the guinea pig. D

8:30 am 
Nature Cat  "Where Have All the Butterflies Gone?!/For the Birdies!"  Where Have All the Butterflies Gone?! Oh no! A long-awaited play date with Daisy's butterfly friends is at risk because there are no flowers around for the butterflies to feed on. When all seems lost, Nature Cat steps up to save the day. He and his pals decide to build a new butterfly garden before the butterflies have to fly off. D

9:00 am 
Bob the Builder  "Bob's Big Challenge"  MOVING HOUSE When Mayor Madison wants to save an old historic house that is dangerously close to a crumbling cliff, Bob and the team lift it onto Two-Tonne's flatbed to take it to a new site. Mr. Bentley accompanies the convoy and, being a keen bird watcher, he spots a nest of very rare eggs by the side of the road. To avoid disturbing it, Two-Tonne decides to take a different route through the city, but he misjudges the height of the bridge and the house gets stuck. D

9:30 am 
Cyberchase  "Size Me Up"  Hacker plans to launch a new virus at Motherboard - one that will crash her hard drive once and for all so he can take over cyberspace. To stop the kids and Digit from getting in his way, he tricks them into a cybersite from which escape seems impossible. In a confounding juxtaposition of scale and size, the kids first find themselves in a land of giants - then become giants themselves in a land of little people. D

10:00 am 
Science Trek  "Exoplanets"  Planets that orbit around stars outside our solar system are called exoplanets or extra solar planets. Astrophysicists searching the universe have found a variety of exoplanets and are looking for signs of life. How do scientists find these planets well beyond our solar system? What are exoplanets like? Host Joan Cartan-Hansen will be joined by two scientists from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory: Nick Siegler, astrophysicist and the Chief Technologist for NASA's Exoplanet Exploration Program and Tiffany Meshkat, postdoctoral scholar in the Exoplanetary Science Initiative. D

10:30 am 
Idaho Reports   The Idaho Reports crew provides reporting and analysis of Idaho issues around the state and in Congress.G

11:00 am 
BBC Newsnight   NULL

11:30 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Contrarian Approach"  Guest: David Wallack, Portfolio Manager, T. Rowe Price Mid-Cap Value Fund. This week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack features a rare interview with "Great Investor" and Morningstar's 2016 Domestic-Stock Fund Manager of the Year David Wallack. D

12:00 pm 

12:30 pm 
Washington Week   NULL

1:00 pm 
Painting and Travel with Roger & Sarah Bansemer  "Todd's General Store"  Sarah and Roger Bansemer visit the small town of Todd, North Carolina where Sarah talks to some down home whittlers and a talented musician on the front porch of the local gathering spot. Roger sets up his easel on location and using acrylics, catches the quickly changing colors and paints the general store in the early morning light. D

1:30 pm 
Sewing with Nancy  "Sew A Knit Wardrobe from Start to Finish, Part 2"  If it has been awhile since you've sewn with knits or if you've never tried sewing with knit fabrics, this series is what will give you knit-sewing confidence. See how easily a knit skirt or pants can be sewn or serged in an evening. Use Nancy's updated sewing techniques to make the process enjoyable without taking hours of time. D

2:00 pm 
Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting  "Red Between The Lines, Part 2"  In this second episode showcasing Marianne Fons' Red Between the Lines, Marianne and host Angela Huffman teach you the techniques needed for working with a multiple borders and the blocks in this heirloom-level quilt featured in the debut exhibit of the Iowa Quilt Museum. D

2:30 pm 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Mighty Micros"  P. Allen Smith explores the little touches that make a big impact around the home and garden. D

3:00 pm 
Woodsmith Shop  "Compact Bookcase"  Discover the essentials of frame and panel construction while building a bookcase. Plus, the essentials for assembling the cutoff bin. D

3:30 pm 
This Old House  "Detroit Plumbing Road Trip"  Tommy uses a modern solution for some traditional decorative molding. Homeowners Frank and Tamiko travel to Wisconsin to select their plumbing fixtures. Tommy works with Frank to install new kitchen ceiling strapping. D

4:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Water Filter, Fire Pit, Wood"  Not so tasty - see Richard help a homeowner improve her drinking water with a whole house filter. Jenn Nawada creates a backyard sanctuary with a patio and granite fire pit. Watch Tom explain the differences between soft and hard wood. D

4:30 pm 
GardenSMART   Spring in the garden can be a wonderful time. It's great to be outside once again and many of the plants are breathtaking. GardenSMART visits with an expert who shows us how and why he has chosen these plants and how he cares for them. D

5:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Serious Laughter: Dean Obeidallah"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with Muslim-American comic Dean Obeidallah. The son of a Palestinian-American father and an Italian-American mother, Obeidallah originally practiced law. He talks with Franklin about why he became a standup comedian, and why he's concentrated his comedic career on educating audiences about Islam.G

5:30 pm 

6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour Weekend  "Human Elephant Conflict: Can drones help wildlife managers in Tanzania keep elephants away from people?"  In the Serengeti region of Tanzania, elephants routinely graze on farmers' crops, which can destroy their livelihood, but when those farmers try to protect their fields they can risk being trampled to death and sometimes kill the elephants in self-defense. A group of researchers is experimenting with a novel technique -- remote-controlled drones -- to reduce human-elephant conflict. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Christopher Livesay traveled to Tanzania to see what's being done to protect both the elephants and the people who live among them. D

6:29 pm 
This Wild Life  "Chaos in the Camp"  Saba, Frank and the children have settled in to their new home at the safari camp, but life in this frontier gets tough as the summer heats up. Saba's guests are accidentally stranded at a remote airstrip in the scorching African sun. The team races to pick them up while Saba makes sure that the camp is ready. Husband Frank puts himself on the frontline in the fight against ivory poachers.G

7:01 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "The People's Land"  OUTDOOR IDAHO takes the pulse of the People's Land, the 64 percent of Idaho that is managed by the federal government. People speak out about today's management of public lands. They ride, hike, boat, camp, hunt and fish on public acreage, or they seek to harvest resources from the lands - and they are finding ways to work together for the sake of the land.G

7:30 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Disappearing Lake, Bat Mystery, Jeff Douglas Remembered And Klamath Lake Canoe Trail"  Bats across the Northeast started dying by the millions back in 2006. The culprit was a mysterious disease called white-nose syndrome and now its in the Northwest. South Prairie is a mysterious 85-acre lake in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest of SW Washington. D

8:00 pm 
Call The Midwife  "(S6 E5)"  Nonnatus House welcomes a new recruit, Nurse Valerie Dyer. A vulnerable young man captures the hearts of Fred and Violet, while the whereabouts of Sister Mary Cynthia causes distress among the team. D

9:00 pm 
Home Fires Season 2 On Masterpiece  "(S2 E5)"  Steph risks losing the farm. Sarah finds herself in a dangerous situation, while Teresa has a big decision to make. Alison discovers the real reason behind the parachute accidents - but can she warn Frances before it's too late?G

10:00 pm 
Wolf Hall On Masterpiece  "Episode Five"  With Anne pregnant again and away from court, Henry begins to take notice of Jane Seymour. Anne hears of this and threatens Cromwell to make terms with her before her son is born, but this may be overplaying her cards. Part 5 of 6G

11:04 pm 
Hinterland  "The Girl in the Water - Part 1"  The body of a young woman is found carefully placed in the marshes. This case, in the season finale, pushes DCI Mathias to the edge, both personally and professionally.G

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