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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 2018   0-9  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z

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The 10-Day Belly Slimdown with Dr. Kellyann – 9:30 am S 12/8; midnight SU 12/9

3 Steps to Incredible Health! With Joel Fuhrman, MD – 2 pm SU 12/30

800 Words – 8:30 pm S (PMT 12/1); 1 am SU (PMT 12/2, 12/9 & 12/30); 7 pm SU (PMT 12/2 & 12/9); midnight M (PMT 12/3, 12/10, 12/24 & 12/31); 12:30 am M 12/24 

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ACL Hall of Fame New Year’s Eve – 10:30 pm M 12/31

Age Fix with Anthony Youn, MD – 3:30 am SU 12/30

Aging Backwards 2 with Miranda Esmonde-White – 2:30 pm S 12/29; 11 am SU 12/30

Alabama: Hymns & Gospel Favorites – 10:30 am SU 12/9

Amanpour and Company – 11 pm M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/11, 12/24, 12/25, 12/28 & 12/31); 11:30 pm T 12/11, T 12/25, F 12/28 & M 12/31

America's Test Kitchen Special: Home for the Holidays – 10 pm M 12/17; 4 am T 12/18

American Experience, George H. W. Bush – 9 pm M 12/10

American Experience, Grand Coulee Dam – 9:30 pm T 12/4; 3:30 am W 12/5 

American Experience, Space Men – 10:30 pm T 12/11; 4 am W 12/12

American Experience, Tesla – 10 pm W 12/26; 4 am TH 12/27

American Masters – 9 pm F 12/21; 3 am S 12/22; 8 pm SU 12/30

American Woodshop – 12:30 pm S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29)

Antiques Roadshow – 8 pm M; 2 am T (PMT 12/11); 2 pm S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29); 1:30 am & 2:30 am T 12/11 

Around Akron with Blue Green – 10:30 pm S 12/15; 3 am & 2 pm SU 12/16; 6 pm TH 12/20; 4:30 am W 12/26

Arthur – 6:30 am M-F (PMT 12/13); 5:30 pm M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/14, 12/24  & 12/25)

Arthur's Perfect Christmas – 6 am & 4 pm M 12/10, F 12/14, M 12/24 & T 12/25; 7 am T 12/11; 6:30 am & 5 pm F 12/21

Ask This Old House – noon S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29)  

Austin City Limits – 11 pm S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29); 3:30 am SU (PMT 12/2, 12/9 & 12/30) 

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The Best of Joy of Painting – 9 am S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29) 

Beyond Geek – 1:30 pm S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29)

Beyond Your Backyard – 6 pm T

Brain Secrets with Dr. Michael Merzenich – 2 am SU 12/2; 11:30 am S 12/8; noon SU 12/30

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Call the Midwife Holiday Special – 9 pm T 12/25; 3 am W 12/26; 10:30 pm SU 12/30

The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas! – 10 am M 12/10, F 12/14, M 12/24 & T 12/25; noon TH 12/13 & M 12/17

The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! – 12:30 pm M-F

Celtic Woman: Ancient Land – 11 pm SU 12/2; 8 pm SU 12/9

A Chef’s Life– 3 pm S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29)

Christmas at Belmont – 10 pm M 12/24; 4 am T 12/25

Christmas at St. Olaf: Ris'n with Healing in His Wings – 11 pm M 12/24

Christmas on the Danube – 10:30 pm F 12/14 & S 12/22; 4:30 am S 12/15 & SU 12/16; 3 am SU 12/23

Christmas with Daniel O'Donnell – 3:30 pm SU 12/2

Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Featuring Sutton Foster and Hugh Bonneville – 9 pm M 12/17; 3 am T 12/18; midnight & 10:30 pm T 12/25

Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television – 3:30 pm S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29) 

Ciao Italia – 4 pm S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29)

Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique – 5:30 am S

Cook’s Country – 10 am S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29)

Crane Candlelight Concert: Let Us All Be Merry – 10:30 pm SU 12/23; 4 am M 12/24

Curious George – 8:30 am M-F (PMT 12/12) 

Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas – 8 am & 2 pm M 12/10, F 12/14, M 12/24 & T 12/25; 7:30 am W 12/12; 8:30 am W 12/19 

Curiosity Quest – 8:30 am SU

Curious Traveler – 6 pm F 

Cyberchase – 8 am SU

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Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood – 7:30 am SU; 9:30 am M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/14, 12/20, 12/24 & 12/25); 10 am M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/14, 12/24 & 12/25)

Democracy Now – 5 am M-F

Destination Craft with Jim West – 6 pm TH (ends 12/13)  

Dinosaur Train – noon M-F (PMT 12/13 & 12/17)

Dionne Warwick: Then Came You – 4:30 pm SU 12/2

Dr. David Perlmutter’s Whole Life Plan – 1 pm S 12/8; 3:30 pm S 12/29

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Eat to Live with Joel Fuhrman, MD – 12:30 pm S 12/29

Elephant Family and Me – 10 pm W 12/12-12/19; 4 am TH 12/13-12/20; noon SU 12/16-12/23

Energy Weight Loss Solution with Neal Barnard, MD – 9 am & 11:30 pm SU 12/9; 2 am SU 12/30

Engelbert Humperdink in Hawaii – 1 am & 4 pm S 12/1

European Christmas Markets – 10:30 pm F 12/21; 4:30 am S 12/22 & SU 12/23

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Father Brown – 8 pm TH; 2 am F; 3 pm SU (PMT 12/2, 12/9 & 12/30) 

Feel Better Fast and Make It Last with Daniel Amen, MD – 2 pm SU 12/9; 5 pm SU 12/30

Figaro! Figaro! – 10:30 pm T 12/4; 4:30 am W 12/5

Finding Your Roots – 1 pm SU (PMT 12/2, 12/9 & 12/30)

Firing Line with Margaret Hoover – 6:30 pm SU (PMT 12/2, 12/9 & 12/30)

Floating on Air – 10 pm T 12/18; 4 am W 12/19

Food: What the Heck Do I Eat? With Mark Hyman, MD – 2 pm S 12/1

Forever Wisdom of Dr. Wayne Dyer – noon SU 12/9; 1 am M 12/10

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Garden Smart – 7 am S 

The Great British Baking Show – 6 pm S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29)

Great Performances, Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy – 6 pm SU 12/9

Great Performances, Harold Prince: The Director’s Life – 9 pm F 12/7; 3 am S 12/8

Great Performances, Leonard Bernstein Centennial Celebration at Tanglewood – 9 pm F 12/28; 2:30 am S 12/29

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Half Sour – 5:40 pm SU 12/16

Happy Holidays with the Boston Pops – midnight SU 12/16; 9 pm M 12/24; 3 am T 12/25

Haylie Pomroy's Metabolism Revolution! – 9 am SU 12/2

The Healing Mind with Martin Rossman, MD – 4 pm S 12/8

Healthy Brain—Happy Life with Dr. Suzuki – 12:30 pm SU 12/2

History Detectives – 5 am SU 

The Holidays at Murray State – 11:30 pm SU 12/23

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Independent Lens, Man on Fire – midnight SU 12/23

It’s Sew Easy – 6:30 am S

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Joy Bauer's From Junk Food to Joy Food – 11 am SU 12/2; 1 am M 12/3; 3:30 am SU 12/9 & M 12/31

Julia Louis-Dreyfus: The Mark Twain Prize – 9 pm M 12/3; 3 am T 12/4

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The Kate – midnight T (PMT 12/11 & 12/25); 12:30 am T 12/11

k.d. lang—Landmarks Live in Concert: A Great Performances Special – 9 pm F 12/14; 3 am S 12/15

Keeping Up Appearances – 8 pm S (PMT 12/1) 

Ken Karlewicz: Working on the Railroad – 10:30 pm F 12/7; 4:30 am S 12/8

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Last of the Breed – 9:30 pm SU 12/2; 10:30 pm S 12/8

The Lawrence Welk Show – 7 pm S (PMT 12/1) 

Let’s Go Luna! – 9 am M-F (PMT 12/19); 2:30 pm M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/14, 12/24 & 12/25)

Let's Go Luna!: Luna's Christmas Around the World – 9 am & 3 pm M 12/10, F 12/14, TH 12/20, M 12/24 & T 12/25; 8:30 am & 2:30 pm W 12/12

Letters from Baghdad – 9 pm T 12/11; 2:30 am W 12/12

Lidia Celebrates America: A Heartland Holiday Feast – 9 pm T 12/18; 3 am W 12/19

Lifeline: Pearl Harbor's Unknown Hero – 8 pm T 12/4; 2 am W 12/5

Live Better Now with Mimi Guarneri, MD – 8 am S 12/1; 10:30 pm S 12/29

Live from Lincoln Center: New York Philharmonic New Year’s Eve with Renée Fleming – 9 pm M 12/31

Live from the Artists Den – midnight W 12/5 & F 12/7 & 12/14; 12:30 am W 12/12

Live from the Dennison Lodge – midnight W 12/19, F 12/21 & F 12/28; 12:30 am W 12/26

Looking for Fred Astaire with Darcey Bussell – 8 pm T 12/11; 1:30 am W 12/12

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Make48 – 9:30 am SU (PMT 12/2, 12/9 & 12/30)

Martha Stewart’s Cooking School – 10:30 am S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29)

Masterpiece, Downton Abbey – 4 pm SU (PMT 12/2 & 12/9)

Masterpiece, Prime Suspect: Tennison – 9 pm SU 12/16-12/30; 2 am M 12/17; 2:30 am M 12/24

Midsomer Murders – 9:30 pm S (PMT 12/1); 2 am SU (PMT 12/2, 12/9 & 12/30)

Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood – 6 am SU 

MotorWeek – 7:30 am S; 11:30 am SU (PMT 12/2, 12/9 & 12/30); 6 pm M

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Nature – 8 pm W; 2 am TH

Nature Cat – 8 am M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/12, 12/14, 12/18, 12/24 & 12/25; 3 pm M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/12, 12/14, 12/20, 12/24 & 12/25) 

Neil Diamond: Hot August Night III – 8 pm SU 12/2; 3:30 am M 12/3

New Tricks – 9 pm TH; 3 am F 

Nightly Business Report – 6:30 pm M-F; 1 am T-S (PMT 12/1, 12/11, 12/12, 12/26 & 12/29); midnight 12/11

No Grain, No Pain with Dr. Peter Osborne – 9:30 am S 12/1; 12:30 am SU 12/2

Nova – 9 pm W; 3 am TH

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Odd Squad – 4:30 pm M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/14, 12/24 & 12/25); 5 pm M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/14, 12/21, 12/24 & 12/25) 

On Story – 10:30 pm M 12/3; 4:30 am T 12/4; 5 pm S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29)

Open Mind – 1:30 am F 

Overheard with Evan Smith – 1:30 am W (PMT 12/12) 

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P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home – 9 am SU (PMT 12/2, 12/9 & 12/30)

Paint This with Jerry Yarnell – 9:30 am S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29) 

Paul Simon's Concert in the Park – 9 pm S 12/1; 6 pm SU 12/2

PBS NewsHour – 7 pm M-F

PBS NewsHour Weekend – 5:30 pm S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29) 

Peg + Cat – 6 am M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/14, 12/24 & 12/25) 

Peg + Cat + Holidays – 11 am M 12/10, F 12/14, M 12/24 & T 12/25; 6 am TH 12/13

Perry Como Classics—Till the End of Time – 5:30 pm S 12/8

Peter, Paul and Mary at Newport 1963-65 – 3:30 am & 5:30 pm S 12/1

Pinkalicious & Peterrific – 10:30 am & 2 pm M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/14, 12/24 & 12/25)

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Quilting Arts – 6 am S

Quilts of Valor II – 11 am S 12/1; 8 am S 12/8

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Ready Jet Go! – 7 am M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/11, 12/14, 12/21, 12/24 & 12/25) 

Retire Safe & Secure with Ed Slott – 9 am SU 12/30; midnight M 12/31

Rick Steves’ Europe – 2 pm SU (PMT 12/2-12/16 & 12/30); 6 pm W

Rick Steves Special: European Festivals – 2:30 pm S 12/8; 2 am SU 12/9

Rock, Rhythm & Doo Wop – 4 pm SU 12/9; 3 am M 12/10; 5 pm S 12/29; midnight SU 12/30

Rough Cut with Fine Woodworking – 1 pm S (begins 12/15) (PMT 12/29) 

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Sacred – 3:30 am T 12/11

Samantha Brown’s Places to Love – 2:30 pm SU (PMT 12/2, 12/9 & 12/30)

Second Opinion – 5 am S 

Sesame Street – 7 am SU; 11 am M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/14, 12/24 & 12/25); 1 pm M-F

Smokey Robinson: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song – 10:30 pm SU 12/16; 3:30 am M 12/17

Splash and Bubbles – 6:30 am SU; 11:30 am M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/14, 12/24 & 12/25)

Spying on the Royals – 8 pm SU 12/16-12/23; 1 am M 12/17; 1:30 am M 12/24; 10 pm TH 12/20-12/27; 4 am F 12/21-12/28

Start Up – 11 am SU (PMT 12/2, 12/9 & 12/30); 1:30 am T (PMT 12/11) 

The State of Ohio – 1:30 am S (PMT 12/1)

Studio C Sessions – 8:30 pm F; 2:30 am S (PMT 12/1 & 12/29); 2 am S 12/29

Super Why – 1:30 pm M-F 

Super Woman Rx with Dr. Taz – 9 am S 12/29; 2 am M 12/31

Survival Guide for Pain-Free Living with Peggy Cappy – 2:30 pm SU 12/2; 2:30 am M 12/3 

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Tastemakers – 4:30 pm S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29)

This Is America & The World – 1:30 am TH 

This Old House – 11:30 am S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29)

The This Old House Hour – 8 am S (PMT 12/1 & 12/8); 10 am SU (PMT 12/2, 12/9 & 12/30) 

To the Ends of the Earth: East Africa – 10 pm W 12/5; 4 am TH 12/6

Trashing History – 10:40 pm T 12/18; 4:40 am W 12/19

Travis Tritt: A Man and His Guitar – 11 pm S 12/1; 10 pm SU 12/9

Tree of Life: A Concert for Unity and Peace – 10 pm TH 12/13; 4 am F 12/14

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Visions of Italy Southern Style – 11 am S 12/29

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Washington Week – 8 pm F; 2 am S (PMT 12/1 & 12/29); 6 pm SU (PMT 12/2, 12/9 & 12/30)

Weekends with Yankee – 6 pm TH (begins 12/27)

We’ll Meet Again – 8 pm T (PMT 12/4 & 12/11); 2 am W (PMT 12/5 & 12/12)

The Welk Stars: Through the Years – 7 pm S 12/1

Whole Heart Solution with Dr. Joel Kahn – 12:30 Pm S 12/1; 3:30 am SU 12/2

Wild Kratts – 7:30 am M-F (PMT 12/11 & 12/12); 3:30 pm M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/14, 12/20, 12/24 & 12/25); 4 pm M-F (PMT 12/10, 12/14, 12/24 & 12/25)

Wild Kratts: A Creature Christmas – 7 am & 5 pm M 12/10, F 12/14, M 12/24 & T 12/25; 3:30 pm W 12/12; 7:30 am & 3:30 pm T 12/18 

Wings Over Grand Canyon – 2:30 am S 12/1

The Woman in White – 10 pm TH 12/6; 4 am F 12/7

Woodsmith Shop – 11 am S (PMT 12/1, 12/8 & 12/29)

WoodSongs – midnight TH & S (PMT 12/1 & 12/29); 12:30 am S 12/29  

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