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Wednesday
August 9, 2017
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
6:00 am 
P. Allen Smith's Garden to Table  "Pizza Party"  In his new series, the lifestyle expert and garden designer combines the gardening and dining experiences. He begins by throwing a pizza party and showcases a Greek salad, an easy way to make pizza dough and fresh strawberry sorbeto. He creates a tablescape using items from the garden, and gives tips on herbs that can be planted together.G
6:30 am 
Chef's Life  "Heavenly Hocks"  A view behind-the-scenes reveals the hot and cold of curing ham. At a New York dinner party hosted in her honor, Vivian serves up a gift of NC seasoning meats - the pig tails, ham hocks, and fatback that give Carolina cuisine its quintessential kick. While in the Big Apple, a visit with her publisher reveals an itinerary certain to make for an ambitious autumn. D
7:00 am 
Curious Traveler  "Curious French Villages"  Why did the famous French architect Eugene Viollet-le-Duc only work on one residence: the historic Roquetaillade Castle? Why is there a monolithic church in Saint-Emilion? And why did its monk sleep underground? Why is there a giant wall around the tiny village of Blaye? And why was beautiful Bourg-en-Gironde built into the side of a cliff? And how do Cadillac and Pauillac make time stand still?. D
7:30 am 
Journeys In India  "Jodhpur: India's Queen of the Desert"  No city in the Great Thar Desert of West India has had the sway that Jodhpur had. Giant forts, impressive palaces and a legendary royal hero that frees his people from tyrannical outsiders all make this a fascinating historic romp. D
8:00 am 
Ask This Old House  "Microgreens, Wheelchair Lift"  Watch Kevin work with an accessibility contractor to assemble a home elevator for a teen injured during the war in Afghanistan. See landscape designer Jenn Nawada learn about growing edible vegetable and herb seedlings. D
8:30 am 
American Woodshop  "Turned Stools & Candle Stands"  Basic turning skills combine with rich hardwoods. D
9:00 am 
GardenSMART   A unique way to remember our nation's history is through plants. Some have been around for generations, most likely because they're durable. Others may be forgotten, yet they deserve our attention. D
9:30 am 
For Your Home  "Empty Nesters Get Dream Kitchen, Part 2"  Vicki and her FYH team have worked for 4 weeks to completely renovate an Empty Nesters' kitchen. Walls were removed, plumbing and electrical reworked and beams installed. Now it's time for cabinets, tile and appliances. D
10:00 am 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Colorful Hats"  Learn how to crochet an African Flower Slouch with Robyn and work 2-color knit magic with Kristin's Hat. Lena goes through the steps of a crochet Motif Cowl. D
10:30 am 
Wyland's Art Studio  "Tropical Island"  Wyland creates the illusion of three-dimensional imagery in this painting of a tropical island. D
11:00 am 
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef  "Main Dish Favorites"  Chef Keller demonstrates a classic French technique for poaching a whole fish in a luxurious broth of vegetables, herbs, and wine. Then he creates a symphony of flavors by pairing ordinary chicken breast with some great Mediterranean ingredients. Branzini Poached in White Wine, Herbs & Vegetables, & Roast Chicken Breast with Moroccan-spiced Carrots & Harissa Yogurt. D
11:30 am 
Ciao Italia  "Fish Stew/Pesce In Umido"  Mary Ann visits good friend and great cook, Maria Pia in the land of the leaning tower - Pisa, Italy. Once in her kitchen, red mullet are sent swimming into a spicy tomato sauce. Hooked on seafood, Mary Ann goes nella cucina to create Caccuccio alla Livornese a fish stew filled with so much swordfish, shrimp, scallops, monkish and squid, there's hardly room for the herb-filled, tomato sauce. D
12:00 pm 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Connecting Skills to Text"  Learning to read in Charmon Evans's first-grade classroom in Port Hueneme, California is skills-oriented and fun. Students interact with a talking puppet or are contestants in the Word Wall Game Show. Ms. Evans balances skill development - phonemic awareness, phonics, and sight word identification - with authentic reading and writing tasks to encourage a love of learning. D
12:30 pm 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Promoting Readers As Leaders"  Valerie Kostandos believes all her first-grade students in Melrose, Massachusetts should take on the role of leader. This contributes to a learning climate where students see themselves as readers, writers, and leaders who manage their classroom routines. They take attendance, help each other discover the motivation of a character in a text, and make decisions about when they need support in reading. D
1:00 pm 
French In Action  "Portraits II"  Robert is slim, well-built, athletic and maybe just a bit less quick than Mireille. What will happen when these two meet?G
1:30 pm 
French In Action  "Genealogy"  An impromptu visit to the family's country house, where we meet many of Mireille's relatives, including a 10-year old sister who has a mind of her own.G
2:00 pm 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Moving In Circles"  A look at the Platonic theory of uniform circular motion. D
2:30 pm 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Fundamental Forces"  All physical phenomena of nature are explained by four forces: two nuclear forces, gravity, and electricity. D
3:00 pm 
Unfinished Nation  "The Progressive Era"  Causes and varieties of progressive reform efforts in late 19th and early 20th centuries. Settlement house movement. Women seeking professional status and the vote. Efforts to combat government corruption. African Americans and reform; the Temperance crusade and prohibition; immigration concerns. Socialist efforts; the Industrial Workers of the World. Attempts to regulate big business.G
3:30 pm 
Unfinished Nation  "Warrior to Priest - Presidents of the Early 1900s"  Theodore Roosevelt, the "accidental" president, in perspective. His relationship with the press, big business and reform efforts, conservation, his own political party. Contrast of Taft's style and tenure in office. Progressive Roosevelt challenges both Taft and Wilson in 1912. Wilson solidifies presidential power, walks path between Progressive and Democratic ideals. Foreign policy highlights of the three administrations.G
4:00 pm 
DragonflyTV  "The Deep South"  Joshua and Sean get down and dirty studying the composition of garbage at the Southern Environmental Center. The swamp exhibit at the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science inspires Katelyn and Blake to check out the characteristics of alligator habitats along the Mississippi River. The Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville will floor you in the Science Secret. D
4:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "Can Money Buy Happiness?"  Yes, if you're the one giving it away. Hear heart-warming stories of how kids identified a need in their community and used an entrepreneurial mindset to solve it. Be inspired by their ingenuity, and find out how you can do the same to make a difference by becoming a social entrepreneur. D
5:00 pm 
On Story  "Charles Burnett: Film As A Means for Social Change"  Writer/Director/Producer Charles Burnett shares his career development process in narrative and documentary filmmaking with Killer of Sheep (1978), his seminal film, which was definitive in highlighting African American cultural experience. Burnett's films Killer of Sheep and To Sleep with Anger were both added to the National Film Registry at the Library of Congress for being culturally significant. D
5:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "Problem Solving In Shangri-La"  (Topic: Problem Solving) - Hacker is holding the kids captive aboard the Grim Wreaker, when a storm forces the Wreaker to land on a snowy mountaintop. They are taken prisoner by a peaceful but mysterious Zen Master, who devises a game of strategy to test their problem solving skills. The winner of the game will be set free - the loser will remain a prisoner. D
6:00 pm 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Colorful Hats"  Learn how to crochet an African Flower Slouch with Robyn and work 2-color knit magic with Kristin's Hat. Lena goes through the steps of a crochet Motif Cowl. D
6:30 pm 
Wyland's Art Studio  "Tropical Island"  Wyland creates the illusion of three-dimensional imagery in this painting of a tropical island. D
7:00 pm 
Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen  "I Love Cheese!"  Chef Stellino explains his love for cheese and how it reminds him of memories growing up. Dishes include: Pasta Alla Norma (Pasta with fried eggplant) / Rollatini di Melanzane (Grilled eggplant with ricotta filling) / Ricotta pudding.G
7:30 pm 
Julie Taboulie's Lebanese Kitchen  "Magical Mezze Amidst The Moonlight"  Mezze is internationally known all over the world as one of the most distinctive and delicious display of dishes to delve into originating right from Lebanon and the Middle East. In today's show Julie is making her mezze magical with an evening set amidst the moonlight of scrumptious small plates presented on a table as far as the eye can see for you and for her loving Lebanese family that Julie is entertaining throughout this socially-inspired show. Traditionally, the mezze can offer upwards of forty to fifty different types of hot and cold small plates, and today, Julie opts to prepare and present some of the most popular and perhaps some of the most famous small plates among the mezze made perfectly for passing around the table with family and friends. D
8:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Microgreens, Wheelchair Lift"  Watch Kevin work with an accessibility contractor to assemble a home elevator for a teen injured during the war in Afghanistan. See landscape designer Jenn Nawada learn about growing edible vegetable and herb seedlings. D
8:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "England's Cornwall"  The far southwest of England is a world unto itself, with a persistent Cornish culture. He explores a world of flowers springing from towering hedges, a tin-mining heritage going back to biblical times, salty pirates' towns and fishing villages, and the Land's End of England. Then, side-tripping deep into the vast and mysterious Dartmoor National Park, he hikes to forgotten stone circles and chase wild ponies. D
9:00 pm 
Born to Explore with Richard Wiese  "South Africa: Amazing Encounters"  Richard Wiese explores the wildest part of South Africa's fabled Kruger National Park where he encounters elephants, lions and giraffes. He finds out how local communities are banding together to fight poaching and create a new economy based on ecotourism. And he visits a Makuleke village to learn how this proud tribe has helped transform this region into a flourishing wildlife reserve. D
9:30 pm 
Lidia's Kitchen  "Salt"  Salting your food is an important step in any kitchen, and the type of salt used can make a huge difference in your meal. Today's menu includes: salted cod fritters: crispy chunky cod fritters made for the perfect salty snack; penne rigate in vodka sauce: an iconic Italian pasta dish with penne rigate in a creamy pink vodka sauce; beef chuck and beer; a rick and flavorful braise that will beckon everyone to the table. D
10:00 pm 
Cook's Country  "Break Out The Bourbon"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers secrets to perfect smoked bourbon chicken. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for liquid dish soap. Finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the ultimate sweet potato pie at home. D
10:30 pm 
Mike Colemeco's Real Food  "Battersby/Dover"  A couple of young talented chefs with great resumes wanted to do their own thing so they took over a narrow tiny bar space with a small open kitchen out back on Smith St, in Carroll Gardens Brooklyn and named it Battersby. A few years later they opened second larger spot a few blocks away called Dover. French inspired they are easily two of the best restaurants in all of Brooklyn. D
11:00 pm 
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef  "Main Dish Favorites"  Chef Keller demonstrates a classic French technique for poaching a whole fish in a luxurious broth of vegetables, herbs, and wine. Then he creates a symphony of flavors by pairing ordinary chicken breast with some great Mediterranean ingredients. Branzini Poached in White Wine, Herbs & Vegetables, & Roast Chicken Breast with Moroccan-spiced Carrots & Harissa Yogurt. D
11:30 pm 
Equitrekking  "Great National Parks"  This episode takes a closer look at some of the remarkable landscapes, wildlife and adventures in the United States' National Parks. In each park, local guides share stories of the park's history and the natural environment, as host Darley Newman hikes, horseback rides and boats to explore the surroundings. Parks profiled include Bryce Canyon and Capitol Reef in Utah, the Great Smokey Mountains in North Carolina, Canyon de Chelly in Arizona, Kenai Fjords in Alaska, Haleakala National Park on Maui, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on Hawaii's Big Island, Cumberland Island in Georgia and Yellowstone in Wyoming. D

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Mountain Time
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Wednesday
August 9, 2017
Current
View Prime Time
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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