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5:30 am 
Martha Speaks  "Puppy Skits/Dinosaurs In Trouble!"  Puppy Skits - Can a dog break through the space-time continuum? T.D. thinks so. As Martha recounts the tale of how T.D. D

6:00 am 
ACL Hall of Fame New Year's Eve   Celebrate New Year's Eve as Bonnie Raitt, B.B. King and Kris Kristofferson are inducted into the Hall of Fame. Performers include Willie Nelson, Rodney Crowell, ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons and more. D

7:00 am 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Southeast England"  Arcing along the southeast coast of England, Rick travels from Canterbury (with its famous cathedral) to Dover (stoutly fortified from Roman times to the Battle of Britain). Then he hikes the trails that top the towering chalk cliffs of the South Downs, wander into the beachy resort of Brighton (England's Coney Island), and push on to Portsmouth, whose naval heritage has left it with the best collection of historic sailing ships anywhere. D

7:30 am 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Paris"  Rudy leads a tour of the city, experiencing art, the sights from Notre Dame to the Eiffel Tower, parks, markets, cafes and more.G

8:00 am 
In The Americas with David Yetman  "Two Millennia of Mayas: Guatemala's Cultural Legacy"  Archaeologists have only recently begun to restore the important Maya city of Ceibal, situated along the Passion River deep in the Peten Forest of Guatemala. Yetman travels to the site with scientists who are directing the latest excavations and visits homes of the Maya workers who are restoring the site.G

8:30 am 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Chocolate Dreams, Cacao Fantasies"  Belgian-born chocolatier Mathieu Brees brings Rick deep in the jungles of Ticul for a tour of cacao groves. The serene setting is the backdrop for a complete bean-to-bar chocolate education, with Mathieu, Rick and the plantation's caretaker tromping around the lovingly farmed cacao fields. Then, Rick and Mathieu head to the Ki' Xocolatl chocolate factory in Merida. D

9:00 am 
America's Heartland   Akiba Howard finds two Nebraska women using the internet to help promote rural living in Nebraska. Sarah Gardner discovers that technology is making it possible for North Carolina farmers to better reach consumers. Two Kansas farm wives connect with city folks and rural residents with blogs on their new lives on the farm. D

9:30 am 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "New Nordic Cuisine"  In this episode, Andreas embarks on a culinary journey, looking for the source of the new Nordic food revolution. The journey begins in Oslo, at Norway's best restaurant, Maaemo. He goes fishing for langoustines and foraging for wild herbs. D

10:00 am 
Martha Bakes  "Pennsylvania Dutch"  The Pennsylvania Dutch community is known for its cakes, pies, and pastries. In this lesson, four recipes showcasing their rich culinary heritage: citrusy Montgomery pie, irresistible cream cheese-filled pumpkin whoopie pies, and the most tender apple dumplings. And for all you chocolate lovers, chocolate whoopee pies with vanilla buttercream. D

10:30 am 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "All About The Bugs"  P. Allen Smith meets bugs where they live. Find out how to deal with the good, the bad and the ugly around your home and garden. D

11:00 am 
Music City Roots Live from the Factory   Two progressive acoustic acts from North Carolina - bluegrass band Mipso and acoustic jazz group Jon Stickely Trio - set up magisterial blues and soul by Nashville's Jimmy Hall of Wet Willie fame. D

12:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "School for Chickens"  Elmo helps Professor Buck Awe, played by Saturday Night Live's Taran Killam, teach a class of chickens using strategies he learned in preschool. Also featuring Murray has a little lamb, and Elmo's World. Brought to you by the letter S and the number 14. D

12:30 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "A Storm in the Neighborhood/After The Neighborhood Storm"  The Neighborhood Storm - There's a big storm coming to the Neighborhood. Daniel and his friends are a little frightened at first, but the grown up's have a plan to keep everyone safe. After the Neighborhood Storm - The big storm that came through the Neighborhood has passed. D

1:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "Dinosaur Camouflage/Family Scavenger Hunt"  Dinosaur Camouflage - Buddy and Tiny meet a shy dinosaur, Leslie Lesothosaurus, who is very good at hiding. The kids end up persuading Leslie to stop hiding, and come out to play with them. Scavenger Hunt - The Pteranodon family travels to the Big Pond for a Scavenger Hunt. D

1:30 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Pirate Puzzle Problem/The Scrap of Map Problem"  The Pirate Puzzle Problem - The Pirate Ship. Peg and Cat must help the pirates put together a puzzle, and then the four sections of their sinking ship. The Scrap of Map Problem - Pirate Island. D

2:00 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Maps/Termite Towers"  Maps - Nick and Sally are pretending to be pirates. The Cat takes them on a real pirate adventure by following a treasure map! They use landmarks to find their way to a real pirate treasure: parchment paper and ink pens to make their own pirate maps! Termite Towers - Sally and Nick just can't seem to keep their block tower from toppling over. The Cat in the Hat takes them to meet some expert tower builders: the termites! After shrinking down to bug-size, they learn from Terry termite how to build a tower that won't wiggle and wobble. D

2:30 pm 
WordGirl  "Thorn in the Sidekick/Crime Takes A Holiday"  Thorn in the Sidekick - Chuck reluctantly teams up with an obnoxious, exasperating new sidekick named The Whammer. WG and CHF must track them down - before everything in town gets whammed. Crime Take a Holiday - Dr 2-Brains is on vacation, and WG has to battle his replacement - a super-fan named Glen who isn't quite as scary as the real Doc. D

3:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Home on the Range"  The real heyday of the American cowboy has come and gone; but in Idaho, the hard-scrabble hero of so many of our nation's legends can still be found, riding the range on the West's public lands. It seems there will always be a place for cowboys, wherever there are cattle to be rounded up and wild horses to be tamed, and wherever there are people who love the cowboy lifestyle. As cowboy poet Rudy Gonzales reminds us, "People want to be cowboys!"G

3:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Walking 'The Way' with Kurt Koontz"  Idahoan Kurt Koontz talks with host Marcia Franklin about his book "A Million Steps," which chronicles his journey along the Camino de Santiago trail in northern Spain, a historic 500-mile route known as "The Way."G

4:00 pm 
Egypt's Treasure Guardians   Follow a select group of individuals determined to bring Egypt back from the brink: to discover more of the country's history, keep its heritage safe and persuade tourists to visit the country again. D

5:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL

6:00 pm 
Father Brown  "The Brewer's Daughter"  NULL

7:00 pm 
Midsomer Murders  "Left for Dead, Part 1"  Already divided over the construction of a new overpass, the village of Dunstan is further shaken when psychic Lynne Fox discovers a reclusive couple brutally murdered in their home. Local boy DS Jones finds himself personally involved in the case when it turns out that his old schoolmates are keeping secrets about the death of one friend and the disappearance of another. Part 1 of 2G

8:00 pm 
Sherlock Season 4 On Masterpiece  "The Six Thatchers (S4 E1)"  The mercurial Sherlock Holmes (Benedict Cumberbatch) is back once more on British soil, as Doctor Watson (Martin Freeman) and his wife, Mary (Amanda Abbington), prepare for their biggest challenge yet: becoming parents. D

10:00 pm 
Sherlock On Masterpiece  "The Abominable Bride"  Rejoin Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman as Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson in 1890s London. Mary Morstan (Amanda Abbington), Inspector Lestrade (Rupert Graves) and Mrs. Hudson (Una Stubbs) also turn up at 221b Baker Street. D

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