Western Reserve PBS • At-A-Glance

Key: M=Monday; T=Tuesday; W=Wednesday; TH=Thursday; F=Friday; S=Saturday; SU=Sunday; M-F=Monday through Friday; PMT=preempted

Airtimes of one-time-only specials are indicated by day and date; ongoing series by day-of-week only.
Dates that a series is preempted (PMT) are indicated in parentheses.

December 2014    

Art and Antiques

Drama

Nature
Biography

Health and Wellness

News and Public Affairs

British Comedies

The History Circle

Science and Technology

Business and Finance

Holiday Specials

Sewing and Crafts

Children's Programming

Home and Garden

Travel and Adventure

Cooking

Music and Performance

 
     

Art and Antiques

Antiques Roadshow – 2 pm S (PMT 12/13); 3:30 pm SU 12/7; 9 pm & 10 pm M (PMT 12/1-12/8); 3 am & 4 am T (PMT 12/2-12/9); 4 pm SU (PMT 12/7-12/14)

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Biography

American Masters, Bing Crosby Rediscovered – 8 pm T 12/2; 1:30 am W 12/3; 7 pm S 12/6; midnight SU 12/7

Richard Pryor: Icon – 11 pm S 12/20; 4 am SU 12/21

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British Comedies

As Time Goes By – 8 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/20); 2 am SU (PMT 12/7-12/21)

Keeping Up Appearances – 8 pm S 12/20; 8:30 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/13); 1 am & 1:30 am SU 12/21; 2:30 am SU (PMT 12/7-12/21)

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Business and Finance

Don’t Worry, Retire Happy With Tom Hegna – 10:30 am SU 12/7; 9:30 pm M 12/8; 2 am T 12/9; 1 pm SU 12/14

Nightly Business Report – 11:30 M-F (PMT 12/3; 12/5-12/10; 12/12; 12/23-12/24 & 12/30)

Start Up – 1:30 am F (PMT 12/5-12/12); 6:30 pm SU (PMT 12/7-12/14)

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Children’s Programming

Arthur – 3 pm M-F

The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! – 1:30 pm M-F

Curious George – 7 am & 7:30 am SU-F (PMT 12/25); 2 pm & 2:30 pm M-F

Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas – 7 am & 2 pm M 12/1; 7 am & 2 pm TH 12/18

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood – 8 am & 8:30 am SU-F (PMT 12/25)

Dinosaur Train – 10 am & 10:30 am M-F (PMT 12/25)

Elmo’s Christmas Countdown – 9 am T 12/23-TH 12/25; 8 pm W 12/24; 2 am TH 12/25

Martha Speaks – 5 pm M-F

Odd Squad – 6 am M-F (PMT 12/25); 3:30 pm M-F 

Peg + Cat – 6:30 am SU; 11 am & 11:30 am M-F (PMT 12/25)

Peg + Cat + Holidays – 11 am TH 12/18

Sesame Street – 9 am M-F (PMT 12/23-12/25); 1 pm & 5:30 pm M-F

Sid the Science Kid – 6 am SU

Super Why – noon M-F 

Thomas & Friends – 12:30 pm M-F

Wild Kratts 6:30 am M-F (PMT 12/25); 4 pm & 4:30 pm M-F

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Cooking

Chef John Besh’s New Orleans – 3 pm SU (PMT 12/7-12/14)

A Chef’s Life– 2 pm SU (begins SU 12/28)

A Chef’s Life Holiday Special – 10 pm T 12/16; 4 am W 12/17

Ciao Italia – 3:30 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/13)

Cook’s Country From America’s Test Kitchen – 3 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/13)

Eat! Drink! Italy! With Vic Rallo – 2:30 pm SU (PMT 12/7-12/14) (ends 12/21)

George Hirsch Lifestyle – 9 am S (begins 12/20)

Great American Seafood Cook-Off VI – 3:30 pm SU 12/21

The Great British Baking Show – 8 pm M 12/29; 2 am 12/30

Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef – 9:30 am S (PMT 12/6-12/13)

Joanne Weir’s Cooking Confidence – 1 pm SU (PMT 12/7-12/14)

Lidia’s Kitchen – 4:30 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/13); 1:30 pm SU (PMT 12/7-12/14)

Martha Stewart’s Cooking School – 10:30 am S (begins 12/20)

Mexico — One Plate at a Time With Rick Bayless – 4 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/13) (ends 12/20)

The Mind of a Chef – 3:30 pm SU (begins 12/28)

Moveable Feast With Fine Cooking – 2 pm SU (PMT 12/7-12/14) (ends 12/21)

Pati’s Mexican Table – 2:30 pm SU (begins 12/28)

Sara’s Weeknight Meals – 10 am S (PMT 12/6-12/13)

Simply Ming – 4 pm S (begins 12/27)

Victory Garden’s Edible Feast – 9 am SU (PMT 12/6-12/13)

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Drama

Death in Paradise – 9 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/13); 2 am SU 12/21; 3 am SU 12/28

Downtown Abbey Rediscovered – 2 am M 12/1

Masterpiece Classic – 7 pm-midnight SU 12/21; 7 pm-10:30 pm SU 12/28; midnight-5 am M 12/22; midnight-2:30 am M 12/29

New Tricks – 10 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/13 & 12/27); 3 am SU 12/21

Rosemary & Thyme – 9 pm TH 12/18; 3 am F 12/19

Scott & Bailey – 10 pm TH 12/18; 4 am F 12/19

Vicious – 9:30 pm TH 12/25; 3:30 am F 12/26

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Health and Wellness

30 Days to a Younger Heart With Dr. Steven Masley, MD – 10:30 am S 12/6

ADD & Loving It?! – 10:30 am S 12/13

Aging Backwards With Miranda Esmonde-White – 11 pm T 12/9; 4 am W 12/10; 9 am SU 12/14

Dr. Ben Carson: “The Missing Link” – The Science of Brain Health – 3:30 am M 12/1; 3:30 pm S 12/6; 2:30 pm SU 12/14

Dr. Wayne Dyer – Wishes Fulfilled – 1:30 pm S 12/13

Easy Yoga for Arthritis – 2:30 pm SU 12/7; 11 pm W 12/10; 4 am TH 12/11

Easy Yoga: The Secret to Strength and Balance With Peggy Cappy – 11 pm F 12/12; 4 am S 12/13

Fast Metabolism Revolution With Haylie Pomroy – 9 am S 12/13

Healing ADD With Dr. Daniel Amen, MD and Tana Amen, RN – 1 pm SU 12/7; 11 pm M 12/8; 3:30 am T 12/9

JJ Virgin’s Sugar Impact Secret – 10:30 pm S 12/6; 3:30 am SU 12/7; 9:30 pm W 12/10; 2:30 am TH 12/11; noon S 12/13

Reboot Your Brain: Healing the Brain Naturally With Gary Null – 9 am S 12/6; 10 pm TH 12/11; 3:30 am F 12/12

Reverse Arthritis and Pain Naturally – 11:30 am SU 12/14

Skinny Gut Vibrant You With Brenda Watson – 9 am SU 12/7

Super Brain With Dr. Rudy Tanzi – noon S 12/6

Wheat Belly Total Health With William Davis, MD – 10:30 pm W 12/3; 3:30 am TH 12/4; 10 am SU 12/14

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The History Circle

The Candy Bomber – 1 am M 12/1; 6 pm S 12/13

Finding Your Roots – 6 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/13)

Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power – 11 pm S 12/27

Secrets of Henry VIII’s Palace – 8 pm TH 12/18; 2 am F 12/19

Tales From the Royal Bedchamber – 8 pm M 12/22; 2 am T 12/23; 10 pm S 12/27; 4 am SU 12/28

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Holiday Specials

50th Annual Holiday Wassail Concert – 6 am TH 12/25

Anderson University’s Candles & Carols – 11 am TH 12/25

Call the Midwife Holiday Special – 8 pm TH 12/25; 2 am F 12/26; 10:30 pm SU 12/28; 2:30 am M 12/29

Celtic Woman: Home for Christmas – 10 pm TH 12/4; 3:30 am F 12/5

A Christmas Carol: The Concert – 9 pm W 12/24; 3 am TH 12/25

Christmas in Norway With the St. Olaf Choir – 10 am TH 12/25

Christmas on the Danube – 10:30 pm W 12/24; 4:30 am & 6:30 pm TH 12/25

Christmas With the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Featuring Alfie Boe and Tom Brokaw – 8 pm SU 12/7; 1 am M 12/8

Christmas With the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Featuring Jane Seymour and Nathan Gunn – 11 pm W 12/24

The First Silent Night – 10 pm TH 12/25; 4 am F 12/26

Jim Brickman’s A Christmas Celebration – 8 pm F 12/5; 1 am S 12/6

Lawrence Welk Holiday Special: Great Moments and Memories – 7 pm S 12/13; midnight SU 12/14

National Christmas Tree Lighting – 8 pm M 12/15; 2 am T 12/16; 8 am TH 12/25

Purdue 80th Anniversary Christmas Show – 7 am TH 12/25

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Home and Garden

The American Woodshop – 11 am S (PMT 12/6-12/13)

Ask This Old House – noon S (PMT 12/6-12/20)

Growing Cities – 5 am S 12/6

Growing a Greener World – 9:30 am SU (PMT 12/7-12/14); 7 am S

Hometime – 11 am SU (PMT 12/7-12/14); 12:30 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/13)

MotorWeek – 11:30 am SU (PMT 12/7-12/14); 6:30 pm M; 7:30 am S

This Old House – 11:30 am S (PMT 12/6-12/13); noon S 12/20

The This Old House Hour – 8 am S (PMT 12/27); 10 am SU (PMT 12/7, 12/14 & 12/28)

Train Your Dog Like a Pro – noon SU 12/7

The Woodwright’s Shop – 1 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/13)

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Music and Performance

1965-1967 Rock Rewind – 9 pm W 12/3; 2 am TH 12/4

50s & 60s Rock Rewind – 8 pm SU 12/14; midnight M 12/15

50 Years With Peter, Paul and Mary – 8 pm M 12/1; 1:30 am T 12/2; 5 pm S 12/6

60s Pop Flashback: Hullabaloo – 9:30 pm S 12/13; 2:30 am SU 12/14; 4 pm SU 12/14

60s Pop, Rock & Soul – 8 pm TH 12/11; 1:30 am F 12/12

The Artist Toolbox – 10:30 pm F 12/19; 4:30 am S 12/20

Austin City Limits – 5 am SU 

Best of 50s Pop – 9:30 pm SU 12/7; 2:30 am M 12/8

Brit Floyd – Live at Red Rocks – 9 pm S 12/6; 2 am SU 12/7; 8 pm M 12/8; 12:30 am T 12/9; 9:30 pm F 12/12; 2:30 am S 12/13

Classic Hollywood Musicals – 10 pm 12/1; 3:30 am T 12/2; 8 pm F 12/12; 1 am S 12/13

Classical Rewind – 4:30 pm S 12/13

Great Performances, Cats – 9 pm F 12/26; 3 am S 12/27

Jay Leno: The Mark Twain Prize – 9 pm F 12/19; 3 am S 12/20

John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind – 8 pm TH 12/4; 1:30 am F 12/5

Kristin Chenoweth – Coming Home – 10 pm T 12/2; 3:30 am W 12/3

The Lawrence Welk Show – 7 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/13)

Live From Lincoln Center: A Gershwin Celebration at the New York Philharmonic With Dianne Reeves – 8 pm W 12/31

Magic Moments: Best of 50s Pop – 10 pm F 12/5; 3 am S 12/6

Michael Feinstein New Year’s Eve at the Rainbow Room – 10 pm W 12/31

A Perfect Balance – 5 am S 12/13

A Salute to Vienna – 6 pm SU 12/14 

A Tribute to Bruce Springsteen – 8 pm T 12/9; 1 am W 12/10; 10 pm SU 12/14; 2 am M 12/15

Victor Borge’s Timeless Comedy! – 1:30 pm S 12/6; 6:30 pm & 11:30 pm SU 12/7; 4:30 am M 12/8; 11:30 pm S 12/13; 4:30 am SU 12/14

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Nature

Journey to Planet Earth – 8 am S 12/27; 10 am SU 12/28

Nature – 8 pm W (PMT 12/10, 12/24 & 12/31); 1 am TH 12/4; 2 am TH 12/18; noon SU (PMT 12/7 & 12/14)

Wild Ohio – 6:30 pm W

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News and Public Affairs

Charlie Rose – midnight T-S

Charlie Rose: The Week – 8:30 pm F (PMT 12/5-12/12); 2:30 am S (PMT 12/6-12/13); midnight M (PMT 12/15-12/29); 4 am M 12/15 & 12/29

Democracy Now! – 5 am M-F (PMT 12/24 & 12/31)

Frontline – 10 pm T (PMT 12/2-12/16); 4 am W (PMT 12/3-12/17)

Newsline – 11 pm M-F (PMT 12/1-12/12; 12/23-12/24 & 12/30)

Overheard With Evan Smith – 1:30 am W (PMT 12/3-12/10)

PBS NewsHour – 7 pm M-F

Sacred Journeys With Bruce Feiler – 8 pm & 9 pm T 12/16-12/30; 2 am & 3 am W 12/17-12/31

Scully: The World Show – 1:30 am T (PMT 12/2-12/9)

State of Ohio – 1:30 am S (PMT 12/6-12/13)

Tavis Smiley – 1 am T-S (PMT 12/4; 12/6-12/11 & 12/13)

This Is America & the World – 1:30 am TH (PMT 12/4-12/11)

To the Contrary With Bonnie Erbe – 6 pm SU (PMT 12/7-12/14); 12:30 am M (PMT 12/15-12/29); 4:30 am M 12/15 & 12/29

Washington Week – 8 pm F (PMT 12/5-12/12); 2 am S (PMT 12/6-12/13) 

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Science and Technology

Nova – 8 pm W 12/10; 1 am TH 12/11; 9 pm W 12/17; 3 am & 4 am TH 12/18; 5 am S (PMT 12/6-12/13); 5 pm SU (PMT 12/14)

To Catch a Comet – 10 pm W 12/17

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Sewing and Crafts

Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting – 6 am S

Sew It All – 6:30 am S

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Travel and Adventure

America’s Heartland – 1:30 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/13)

Burt Wolf: Travels and Traditions – 6:30 pm T

Globe Trekker – 5 pm S (PMT 12/6-12/13); midnight SU 12/21; 1 am SU (PMT 12/7-12/21)

Rick Steves’ Europe – 6:30 pm F

Rudy Maxa’s World – 6:30 pm TH (PMT 12/25)

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