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Pledge Programs for Sat August 23, 2014

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12:00 amEasy Yoga for Arthritis With Peggy Cappy

The 'Yoga for All of Us' author effectively addresses arthritis relief through the practice of yoga.

1:00 amGreat Performances Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2014

Led for the first time by a guest conductor Christoph Eschenbach, the renowned Vienna Philharmonic returns for another open-air concert in the magnificent gardens of Austria’s Imperial Schönbrunn Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site. The concert soloist will be the internationally acclaimed piano virtuoso Lang Lang...

2:30 amPBS Previews: the Roosevelts

Sample the upcoming Ken Burns documentary THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY in this exclusive PBS Preview. Patricia Clarkson hosts this behind-the-scenes look at the seven-part series, as filmmaker Burns describes how he brings the story of Theodore, Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt to life. Follow the camera crews into the...

3:00 amSecrets of the Dead Lost Ships of Rome

Explore the wrecks of five ancient Roman ships found in pristine condition, each one fully laden with exotic goods.

4:00 amThis Old House Hour

Painting contractor Mauro Henrique offers strategies for working with potentially messy red paint.

5:00 amWorkplace Essential Skills Planning to Work

Emphasizes career planning and the role of work in people's lives.

5:30 amWorkplace Essential Skills Matching Skills and Jobs

Tools to help you assess your own skills and then find a job that fits.

6:00 amSit and Be Fit The Power of Small Movements

This episode demonstrates what can be achieved with small gentle movements.

6:30 amWai Lana Yoga Breathe Away Your Stress

Breathing awareness techniques and neck exercises help relieve stress and built-up tension.

7:00 amGoing to School

Important tips and information for parents.

7:30 amThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Super Cleaner Uppers / Itty Bitty Water

Sandy the Sand Hopper teaches the kids the difference between natural "garbage" and man-made trash.

8:00 amPeg + Cat The Big Dog Problem/the Three Friends Problem

The Big Dog Problem - Peg's yard. When Peg and Cat need to mail some important letters for Peg's Mom, they find their path to the mailbox blocked by a really big dog. Primary Content: Height Secondary Content: Direction, sets that can't be divided equally The Three Friends Problem - Peg's yard. When Peg and Cat are playing ...

8:30 amDinosaur Train Classic in the Jurassic: Air Obstacle Race/king and Crystal Live!

CLASSIC IN THE JURASSIC: AIR OBSTACLE RACE At the 'Classic in the Jurassic,' it's a race between pterosaurs who have to fly between hanging vines, swoop through a canyon, push through a wind tunnel, slalom over and under branches, then carry food from a pond as they race to the finish line! Teddy Pterodaustro finishes first...

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 Compromise & Competition

Educational Objective: Compromise & Competition Scrambler's Best Idea The machines wonder whose idea will win the school playtime build competition. Scrambler is sure his tree house idea is the best! When the winner is announced, Roley's Timber Trail, Scrambler can't believe it! He decides to build his tree house on his own...

10:00 amBiz Kid$ How to Make A Million Bucks!

It is possible! If you start early and save consistently, you'll take advantage of the power of compound interest. You can make a million by working hard, spending less than you make, and saving, saving, saving. Meet a 16-year-old with a fashion recycling business.

10:30 amDesign Squad Tour De Bbq

The competition heats up when Redbones BBQ Restaurant owner, Rob Gregory, challenges the teams to build a bicycle-powered rotisserie.

11:00 amSuper Brain With Dr. Rudy Tanzi

Cutting-edge neuroscience research is used to show how we all can maximize our brain's potential.

12:30 pmBrain Change with David Perlmutter, MD

BrainChange reveals the devastating truth about the effects of wheat, sugar, and carbohydrates on the human brain, with a 30-day plan to achieve optimum health. Renowned neurologist David Perlmutter, MD, blows the lid off a topic that's been buried in medical literature for far too long: carbs are destroying your brain. And...

2:00 pm30 Days to A Younger Heart with Steven Masley, Md

Did you know that it’s possible to make your heart 10 years younger? Regardless of your body composition, genetics, or age…you can turn back time! And when you do…you will feel healthier, trimmer, fitter, sexier, mentally sharper and better than you have in a decade. Does it sound too good to be true? …… It isn’t… Steven ...

3:30 pmBurt Bacharach's Best

Celebrate legendary songwriter Burt Bacharach, with host Robert Wagner introducing archival performances by the original artists who made the music famous, including Dionne Warwick ("Walk On By," "I Say a Little Prayer"), B.J. Thomas ("Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head"), The Carpenters ("Close to You"), The Fifth Dimension...

5:00 pmHe touched Me: the Gospel Music of Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley's love and devotion for gospel music is revealed with vintage photos, interviews and video footage, including some never-before-available scenes of Elvis's impromptu offstage gospel performances.

6:30 pmMama Called

Gene Stallings, Bobby Bowden, Nick Saban, Bill Battle, Ken Stabler, Bob Baumhower and many more tell the story of Alabama football legend Paul "Bear" Bryant.

8:00 pmBeing Poirot

After 25 years of playing one of television's greatest icons comes to an end, David Suchet attempts to unravel the mysterious appeal of the great detective Hercule Poirot. Along the way, he reveals what it has been like to play one of fiction's most enduring and enigmatic creations. In this entertaining and revealing docume...

10:00 pmMama Called

Gene Stallings, Bobby Bowden, Nick Saban, Bill Battle, Ken Stabler, Bob Baumhower and many more tell the story of Alabama football legend Paul "Bear" Bryant.

11:30 pmMuddy Waters & The Rolling Stones Live

Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood join the blues legend on stage in Chicago in 1981.

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