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12:00 amTo the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

This Week on TO THE CONTRARY: Immigration; Bill Cosby; Behind the Headlines: MS. Magazine. PANELISTS: Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton; Republican Strategist, Rina Shah; Former President Women's Campaign Fund, Sam Bennett; The Daily Signal's Genevieve Wood.

12:30 amReligion & Ethics Newsweekly

Pope Francis to Visit Turkey - On November 28-30, Pope Francis will visit predominantly Muslim Turkey, once the center of ancient Christianity. The Western and Eastern churches split in 1054 and have remained separate ever since. Pope Francis will meet with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, spiritual leader of the world's 3...

1:00 amGreat Performances Cats

One of musical theater’s biggest blockbusters returns to GREAT PERFORMANCES for an encore presentation. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats reigned over an 18-year Broadway run and unending touring productions that continue to travel the globe. Based on T.S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, Webber’s hit-filled stage vers...

3:00 amTo Catch A Comet

On November 11, billions of kilometers from Earth, a spacecraft orbiter and lander will do what no other has dared to attempt: land on the volatile surface of a comet as it zooms around the sun at 67,000 km/hr. If successful, it could help peer into our past and unlock secrets of our origins.

4:00 amThis Old House Hour

After five months of work in Charlestown, the exterior is restored with a new dormer, windows, shutters and front entry. Norm joins Richard in the partially unfinished basement to see the mechanical room, where the systems integrate to provide comfort for the whole house. On the third floor, Angela's mission is accomplished...

5:00 amWorkplace Essential Skills Applying For Jobs

Understanding and using application forms and processes.

5:30 amWorkplace Essential Skills Interviewing

How to prepare for the job interview.

6:00 amSit and Be Fit

Low-intensity workout series for senior citizens.

6:30 amWai Lana Yoga

Let your body bend in Blowing Tree. Loosen your legs for Lotus with a five-part stretch, then do some lying-down versions of the posture.

7:00 amRight From Birth: A Parenting Series Becoming A Social Being: Four to Six Months

From four to six months, a baby is learning about cause and effect and developing a distinct personality.

7:30 amThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Rumbly Tumbly/planet Name Game

Rumbly Tumbly Nick's hungry tummy is rumbling! But why do our stomachs make noises when they're hungry? A super shrunken trip into Thing One's stomach will show them the answer! They learn how chewing and stomach juices help to break down the food, and the tummy sounds are actually the stomach working. When your tummy is em...

8:00 amPeg + Cat The Potty Problem/the Butter Problem

The Potty Problem - Viv's house. Peg and Cat must teach Big Mouth the 6 steps for going to the potty, or his visit to Viv's house will be ruined - as will Viv's carpet! Primary Content: Ordering steps Secondary Content: Pattern recognition The Butter Problem - The Farm. To compete in a butter sculpting contest, Peg and Cat ...

8:30 amDinosaur Train Rocket Train Surprise Party/cloudy with A Chance of Fun

ROCKET TRAIN SURPRISE PARTY After Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don learn that it's Mr. Conductor's birthday, they decide to throw him a surprise party on his favorite place - the Dinosaur Train! The whole family plans the party, and even secretly rides the Rocket Train to pick up friends from all around the Mesozoic and to gather...

9:00 amSpace Racers

Get ready to soar with the Space Racers! …as Eagle, Robyn, Hawk and the rest of the Stardust Space Academy cadets soar through the stratosphere with a staggering burst of power and speed, breaking free of Earth’s orbit and screaming into space toward the exciting missions that lie ahead. Come along on their extraordinary...

9:30 amBob the Builder Being Your Best

Educational Objective: Being Your Best Night Time Scratch Scratch is so excited about today's job, installing the floodlights at the football ground, that he has hardly slept a wink the night before. During the build, Scratch is disappointed to find out that the floodlights will be tested after his bedtime. Frantic to be al...

10:00 amBiz Kid$ Fundraising Can Be Fun

Learn how to organize volunteers for a fundraiser, choose the right venue and get the word out.

10:30 amDesign Squad No Crying in Baseball

The teams must hit a home run for Del "The Dogman" Christman - local celebrity and hot dog vendor for the Lowell Spinners (a Class A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox) - who is in need of an onion dispenser to dress up his dogs. D-Squad Pro File: 25-year-olds Curtis Cruz and Becky O'Hara, engineers for Rawlings Sporting Goods...

11:00 amCook's Country From America's Test Kitchen

COOK'S COUNTRY features the best regional home cooking — from potluck dinners and holiday favorites to simple suppers and lost recipes. The Daytime Emmy®-nominated series takes the same practical, no-nonsense and scientific approach as Cook’s Countrymagazine by providing home cooks with foolproof recipes and cooking techniq...

11:30 amIn Julia's Kitchen with Master Chefs Julian Serrano

Julian Serrano creates a lobster and chicken paella for a main course and crčme fraiche ice cream with almond roasted figs and honey lime peaches for dessert. When making the paella, Serrano uses a paellero ? a shallow, wide pan.

12:00 pmMartha Stewart's Cooking School The Grind

Ground meat is as accessible as it is economical. In this episode, Martha uses it to make her mother’s sweet and tangy glazed meatloaf. Then butcher Pat LaFrieda joins her to demonstrate the technique for grinding meat at home to make sweet and hot Italian-style pork sausage. Learn how to make burgers using a custom blend o...

12:30 pmMartha Bakes Tuiles

Tuile is a French word for tiles, and when these paper-thin cookies are presented in rows, they’re meant to look like the curved tiles on rooftops. Learn how to make five variations, beginning with the basic tuile batter. Martha then demonstrates lacy nut cookies, brandy snap cups, the ubiquitous fortune cookie, and chocola...

1:00 pmChef John Besh's Family Table

Yellow Tomato Gazpacho; Ginger Poached Trout; Rice Pudding Creme Brulee.

1:30 pmSewing with Nancy No-hassle Triangles Quilt Blocks, Part 1

Take the annoyance out of creating quilt blocks that contain triangle shapes. Nancy demonstrates how to make no-hassle ˝-square triangles using the speediest, most accurate and no-math ways. Among the ˝-square triangle quilt blocks featured in this program are the Box Quilt, Shadow Play, Godey Design, Square in a Square, Ma...

2:00 pmFons & Porter's Love of Quilting Ralli Pop

This quilt features small appliqué blocks and was inspired by a quilt created by women in Pakistan. Mary and Marianne will present techniques for needle-turn appliqué. They will also cover the steps of raw-edge machine appliqué.

2:30 pmRick Steves' Europe

Rick Steves, America's leading authority on European travel, returns to transport public television viewers to the continent's bustling cities, quaint villages and picturesque countryside. In the eighth season of RICK STEVES' EUROPE, Rick rediscovers some of his favorite destinations in France, Italy, the Netherlands, the C...

3:00 pmGarden SMART

One of the main reasons gardeners have challenges with certain plants is because they're trying to grow in the wrong spot. GardenSMART visits an expert who provides her take on plant choice. As a gardener there's always more to learn. Join us as we GardenSMART.

3:30 pmGrowing a Greener World NYC Rooftop Gardens (New York, NY)

A 1-acre organic farm that grows food across the rooftop of a New York City building is visited.

4:00 pmThe American Woodshop Bracket Clock + Finishing Solutions

Master your woodworking, finishing and repair techniques!

4:30 pmHometime Creekside Home Bathroom Tile

Explore the uses of porcelain tile in modern bathrooms.

5:00 pmThis Old House

Discover do-it-yourself projects from America's favorite home improvement series, featuring host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, landscape contractor Roger Cook and master carpenter Norm Abram.

5:30 pmPBS Newshour Weekend

On Saturday, NewsHour Weekend explores a plan New York City officials hope will make a dent in traffic accidents, a major cause of death in the US. Although city streets in the past few years have been the safest in decades, traffic accidents and pedestrian fatalities have recently started to tick back up. Now, city officia...

6:00 pmThe Lawrence Welk Show Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Host: Mary LouMetzger "There's No Place Like Home For The Holidays" says itall! Guy & Ralna sing "A House WithLove In It", Joe Feeney reminds us to "Be Thankful", and Ken Delo and ArthurDuncan team up for a rare song and dance on "Back In Your Own Backyard". Bob Lido and the Hotsy Totsy Boys lead thegroup in a ...

7:00 pmClassic Gospel Homecoming Texas Style

The Homecoming Friends gather at the Tarrant County Convention Center in Fort Worth, for an exciting celebration of gospel music….Texas Style. Showcasing the shaped-note style of convention singing are songs such as “Give the World a Smile” and “Just a Little While.” Pro football Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bra...

8:00 pmAgatha Christie's - Poirot Curtain: Poirot’s Last Case

After returning to Styles with Hastings, Poirot confronts a killer and his own conscience as he tries to stop a series of murders. Confined to a wheelchair and crippled with arthritis, the now elderly HERCULE POIROT is reunited with his old companion CAPTAIN HASTINGS – back where it all began. Styles is the rambling country...

10:00 pmAustin City Limits: ACL Presents: Americana Music Festival 2012

ACL presents highlights from the 2014 Americana Music Festival, recorded in Nashville. Performers include Loretta Lynn, Jackson Browne and Taj Mahal.

11:00 pmFront and Center

The chart topping American rock band performs 'Iris,' 'Slide,' 'Let Love In' and more great songs.

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