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1:00 am 
Nature  "Why We Love Cats and Dogs"  This film investigates the divide between dogs and cats, and just what draws people to these two polarizing pets. Animal behaviorists, psychologists, trainers and devoted owners all weigh in. Dogs are geniuses at reading what humans want while the cat-human bond is more complex.G

2:00 am 
Through A Dog's Eyes   Jennifer Arnold, founder of one of the nation's largest service dog organizations, details her teaching methods, providing an intimate look at the canine-recipient matching process. The film follows the journey of recipients as they go through the process of receiving and becoming acclimated to a dog.G

3:00 am 
Leonardo's Dream Machines   Experts use Leonardo da Vinci s drawings to attempt to build a giant crossbow and flying machine, 500 years after he committed the ideas to paper. The two teams use materials found in Leonardo s time and overcome inclinations to apply modern techniques. Part 1 and 2 of 2G

4:00 am 
Hustle  "Clearance from a Deal"  American casino owner and infamous grifter buster Marcus Wendell is in town and Albert has an old family score to settle. Team members set upon a plan to sell Marcus a rigged roulette wheel but this is no ordinary challenge; Marcus knows who they are and even what they plan to con him on.G

5:00 am 
Story of India  "Freedom"  The time of Britain's occupation of India, the Raj, and India's struggle for freedom are examined. Part 6 of 6G

6:00 am 
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood  "Even Friends Forget/Fife & Drum Music"  Mister Rogers shows how to make different sounds using bottles filled with water. At Betty's Little Theatre, folk musicians, Othar Turner, Abe Young and Jessie Mae Hamphill play drums and fife. In The Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Daniel Tiger learns that sometimes a friend can make you sad. D

6:30 am 
Curious George  "All-New Hundley/Signs Up"  George uses his camera and sharp investigative skills to find out why Hundley is acting so strange.G

7:00 am 
Wild Kratts  "Flight of the Pollinators"  When a miniaturized Chris gets covered with pollen and ends up sticking to a bee, he's off into the remarkable world of the pollinators. Martin, Aviva, and the rest of the creature explorers must find Chris in an adventure that uncovers the amazing delivery system of plants and their animal partners. They learn that plants use animals to help them make their seeds through a process called pollination. D

7:30 am 
Peep and the Big Wide World/Pocoyo  "Who Stole The Big Wide World?/M-U-D Spells Trouble"  The birds wake up to find the world is gray and dreary. Chirp gets stuck in the mud. Pocoyo: Twinkle Twinkle - Elly finds a beautiful star that has fallen out of the night sky. D

8:00 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Many Ants Make Light Work/Nest Best Thing"  Many Ants Make Light Work - Nick and Sally are trying to put up a tent in their backyard but it's not working! Nick is pulling when Sally is pushing and it's just making a giant heap! Good thing the Cat knows a million trillion friends who are experts at teamwork! He whisks the kids off to visit an ant colony where Nick and Sally learn that you can do anything when you work together! Nest Best Thing - Nick and Sally have found some bird eggs in their backyard, but their nest is destroyed. Where are they going to keep them? The Cat in the Hat brings them to an expert nest builder, Mrs. Robin, who shows the children how to build a nest especially for those robin eggs. D

8:30 am 
Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps  "Angelina and the Rock Band/Angelina's Lost Ice Skates"  Angelina and the Rock Band - At the Chipping Cheddar Music Day Picnic, Angelina finds her friends rehearsing in a band for a school project. They invite her to join in as a tambourine player. She's ecstatic as she sees celebrity status in her near future - until she learns that she only gets to hit the tambourine once during the entire song. D

9:00 am 
Bob the Builder  "Being Yourself"  Dizzy and the Wheely - Dizzy is excited when the team heads to the lighthouse to pave the ramps that lead down to the beach and up to the harbor. Dizzy loves doing wheelies on those ramps! Scrambler and Scratch are impressed, they can't wait to see Dizzy's wheelies! When they get to the ramp, Scrambler accidentally does an amazing wheelie of his own. When Dizzy attempts a wheelie, her wheels clip a stone and she messes up. D

9:30 am 
Barney & Friends  "Gift of the Dinos and a Visit to Santa"  Gift of the Dinos: It's Christmas and BJ dreams of getting a new baseball glove to go with his baseball, while Riff hopes for new drumsticks to use his drum. Barney reminds them that Christmas is more than just getting gifts and helps them learn the meaning of Christmas. Educational theme: Giving. D

10:00 am 
Wishbone  "Salty Dog"  This live-action program follows the exploits of Wishbone the dog and his human friends, Joe, David and Samantha through their adventures intheir hometown of Oakdale. Wishbone's everyday experiences trigger hi s imagination and he finds himself in scenes from classic works of literature. In this episode, Samantha leads Joe and David into a dangerous adventure while searching for treasure. D

10:30 am 
WordWorld  "Back On Track/The Rainbow Birthday Cake"  Back on Track: While looking through his telescope, Frog notices that Kangaroo's mail train is headed straight for a broken track! He has to rely on BEAR and her tiny new tricycle to get him there to fix the track on time. And if the tricycle isn't tiny enough, Dog, Duck, and Ant and all his cousins climb on board to lend a hand. Will they make it in time? The Rainbow Birthday Cake: It is Frog's birthday, and Duck wants to make him a big, beautiful birthday cake frosted in the colors of the rainbow. D

11:00 am 
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11:30 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Women, Investing & Retirement Part 2"  Guests: Erin Botsford, CEO, The Botsford Group; Mary Beth Franklin, Contributing Editor, InvestmentNews. In part two of Consuelo Mack WealthTrack's women, investing and retirement series, award-winning financial advisor Erin Botsford and retirement and social security expert Mary Beth Franklin discuss the kinds of financial products women need to have a secure retirement. D

12:00 pm 

2:00 pm 
John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind (My Music)   The lead singer of The Lovin' Spoonful presents singers and songwriters of the 1950s and 1960s with a combination of historical footage and new performances. See the original Kingston Trio, New Christy Minstrels, Limelighters, Serendipity Singers, Highwaymen and Rooftop Singers. Relive Pete Seeger's and Judy Collins' duet of "If I Had a Hammer." New performances include the original and reunited Chad Mitchell Trio, Roger McGuinn of the Byrds, Barry McGuire, and Jesse Colin Young of The Youngbloods.G

4:00 pm 
Christmas with Nathan Pacheco   This Christmas, Disney Pearl recording artist Nathan Pacheco gives the gift of music in a one-hour PBS special. Tune in for Christmas with Nathan Pacheco as the world- renowned singer captures the spirit of the season by delivering inspirational, moving performances of holiday favorites including "Hark The Herald Angels Sing," "O Come All Ye Faithful," "White Christmas," and "Silver Bells." And, you won't want to miss Nathan's unforgettable rendition of the ultimate Christmas song, "O Holy Night". D

5:30 pm 
Gloria Estefan: The Standards   The Cuban-American singer applies her sultry contralto voice to a selection of standards that have special meaning in her life, including "They Can't Take That Away From Me," "You Made Me Love You," "The Day You Say You Love Me," and "How Long Has This Been Going On", which features Dave Koz on saxophone. She is backed by the Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra under the direction of Shelly Berg, along with a core group of four musicians.G

7:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "State of Our Parks"  The story of Idaho can be told in her state parks. They provide windows into the political and social development of Idaho and the West while offering stunning scenery and recreational opportunities for the whole family. This special also explores the history of the state parks movement in Idaho, how the system is faring in today's economy, and examines the value of state parks to Idaho residents.G

8:30 pm 
Return to Downton Abbey   While awaiting the start of the fourth season in January of the popular MASTERPIECE CLASSIC continuing drama, host Susan Sarandon introduces a mix of behind-the-scenes footage, interviews with creators and cast members, and video clips of favorite moments of the first three seasons. And there is a tantalizing taste of season four. Structured around three themes, the show explores "The Changing World of Downton Abbey," "The Women of Downton Abbey," and "Love and Other Relationships at Downton Abbey."G

10:00 pm 
Celtic Woman: Home for Christmas   Vocalists Lisa Lambe, Susan McFadden, Meav Ni Mhaolchatha and Celtic violinist Mairead Nesbitt perform holiday favorites ("Silent Night," "I'll Be Home for Christmas," "It Came Upon a Midnight Clear," "Joy to the World") with a Celtic twist. Filmed at Dublin's Helix Theatre, the performance is a visual and aural feast, featuring a 36-piece orchestra and the 40-member Philharmonic Choir.G

11:31 pm 
Rick Steves' European Insights   Rick brings art and history to life in Pisa, provides thoughtful history lessons while visiting Mauthausen Concentration Camp, Hitler's Eagle's Nest in Berchtesgaden, and the Danis Nazi Resistance Museum in Copenhagen. He also looks at breaking developments in Europe's ethnic diversity and investment in its infrastructure.G

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