Pledge Programs for Sun November 25, 2018

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1:00 amNature Dogs in the Land of Lions

See into the heart of an African wild dog family. When lions kill her mate, a wild dog mother must raise two generations of pups all on her own. Witness her loyalty and selflessness in this intimate portrayal of motherhood, filmed over two years.

2:00 amIndependent Lens The Judge

Take a rare glimpse into Shari'a law (Islamic law), an often misunderstood legal framework for Muslims, told through the eyes of the first woman judge to be appointed to the Middle East's religious courts.

3:30 amEmery Blagdon and His Healing Machine

See a profile of visionary artist Emery Blagdon, who fashioned pieces of wire into patterns and attached foil, beads, ribbons and cast-off items, works he believed could generate natural energy from the earth and heal the sick.

4:00 amThe Great British Baking Show Christmas Masterclass

In the countdown to Christmas, Paul bakes St. Lucia buns and mincemeat and marzipan couronne. Mary tackles French galette, Genoa cake, and white chocolate and ginger cheesecake. Paul's showstopper kranskake is a spectacular tower of delicate rings.

5:00 amWorkplace Essential Skills

Workplace Essential Skills teaches skills and attitudes necessary to succeed at work. Learners see how to prepare resumes and applications and how to prepare themselves for interviews and work. In-depth documentary and scripted footage shows learners what employers are looking for and how to thrive in a new job.

5:30 amSit and Be Fit Heel to Toe Functional Fitness

In this workout Mary Ann focuses on core strengthening, balance, finger dexterity and improving range of motion. Dr. Emily shares the 'short foot' exercise.

6:00 amSit and Be Fit Hip Mobility

Maintaining flexibility in the hips is an important strategy to ensure healthy aging. Mary Ann spends time during this workout focusing on this area of functional fitness.

6:30 amWai Lana Yoga Stick 'em Up!

WAI LANA YOGA IV (4th Release) builds upon the serenity- and strength-inducing poses of previous seasons while emphasizing yoga for stress relief. From the warrior stance to the rocking plough to kneeling leg lifts, Wai Lana's combination of cleansing asanas, proper breathing techniques, gentle relaxation exercises and soot...

7:00 amCurious George Toy Monkey/george and Allie's Game Plan

Toy Monkey - George is ecstatic. Great Aunt Sylvia dropped by with a special present - a toy front loader that's...defective? No problem! Aunt Sylvia and George take the front loader back to the toy factory. But they find a room full of broken toys and no one to fix them. What will they do? With a hand drill, pickles, and a...

7:30 amThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Cause and Effect/Good Vibrations

When Nick's water glass suddenly falls over without anyone touching it, Cat comes to help them solve the mystery. They go to The Great Causeway and discover the world of cause and effect. Nick and Sally are playing musical instruments and notice that Fish's water is rippling. Why? Cat takes them to the Jingly Jungle for a c...

8:00 amLet's Go Luna! Premiere

LET'S GO LUNA! is an informative, whimsical and visual animated series about a group of three children who learn about differences and similarities in their global community with the help of their friend, Luna the Moon. The children move around the world with their parents' traveling 'Cirque-du-Soleil'-type circus and, at e...

9:00 amReady Jet Go! You Can Call Me Albedo/The Tide Is Hig

It's evening at the cul-de-sac, and the kids are looking at two asteroids through Sean's telescope - one is light-colored and one is dark. Meanwhile, Mitchell's dog Cody seems to have run away because he doesn't like the black sweater Mitchell put on him. The kids learn about how, just like asteroids, some things are easier...

9:30 amCaillou Lost and Found

A day of new discoveries! Caillou loses his voice, finds a frog in his throat, and finds other neat ways to communicate, until the frog goes away. Later on, Caillou is missing one of his favorite socks. He searches the house, and accidentally locks himself in the basement. Daddy comes to the rescue - only he locks himself i...

10:00 amClifford the Big Red Dog The Big Sleepover/Dog for a Day

'The Big Sleepover'--Emily is going off the Island for a night and asks Charley to baby-sit for Clifford. The day goes pretty well, but when night falls, Clifford really misses Emily. The whole town bands together to get the big red dog through the night, discovering that they can accomplish anything if they put their minds...

10:30 amAfrican Americans: Many Rivers to Cross The Black Atlantic (1500-1800)

The Black Atlantic explores the truly global experiences that created the African American people. Beginning a full century before the first documented '20-and-odd' slaves arrived at Jamestown, Virginia, the episode portrays the earliest Africans, both slave and free, who arrived on these shores. But the Trans-Atlantic slav...

11:39 amAfrican Americans: Many Rivers to Cross The Age of Slavery (1800-1860)

The Age of Slavery illustrates how black lives changed dramatically in the aftermath of the American Revolution. For free black people in places like Philadelphia, these years were a time of tremendous opportunity. But for most African Americans, this era represented a new nadir. King Cotton fueled the rapid expansion of sl...

12:53 pmAfrican Americans: Many Rivers to Cross Into The Fire (1861-1896)

Into the Fire examines the most tumultuous and consequential period in African American history: the Civil War and the end of slavery, and Reconstruction's thrilling but tragically brief "moment in the sun." From the beginning, African Americans were agents of their own liberation, forcing the Union to confront the issue of...

2:08 pmAfrican Americans: Many Rivers to Cross Making A Way Out of No Way (1897-1940)

Something from Nothing portrays the Jim Crow era, when African Americans struggled to build their own worlds within the harsh, narrow confines of segregation. At the turn of the 20th century, a steady stream of African Americans left the South, fleeing the threat of racial violence, and searching for better opportunities in...

3:34 pmAfrican Americans: Many Rivers to Cross Rise! (1940-1968)

Rise! examines the long road to civil rights, when the deep contradictions in American society finally became unsustainable. Beginning in World War II, African Americans who helped fight fascism abroad came home to face the same old racial violence. But this time, mass media-from print to radio and TV-broadcast that injusti...

4:59 pmAfrican Americans: Many Rivers to Cross A More Perfect Union (1968-2013)

After 1968, African Americans set out to build a bright future on the foundation of the civil rights movement's victories, but a growing class disparity threatened to split the black community. As African Americans won political office across the country and the black middle class made progress, larger economic and politica...

6:30 pmI Miss Downton Abbey

Revisit treasured moments from the unforgettable series, including new behind-the-scenes clips and interview footage. Celebrate the stellar cast, the superb writing and the spectacular locations of the most successful British drama ever.

8:00 pmChet Atkins: Certified Guitar Player

The Everly Brothers, Emmylou Harris, Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson, and Mark Knopfler pay tribute to guitar great Chet Atkins in a 1987 Nashville concert.

9:30 pmNeil Diamond: Hot August Night III

Neil Diamond: Hot August Night III chronicles Neil Diamond's triumphant return to the legendary Greek Theatre in Los Angeles in August 2012. This magical evening celebrates the 40th anniversary of the original multiplatinum-selling Hot August Night collection that was recorded at the very same venue in 1972.

11:00 pmFeel Better Fast and Make It Last with Daniel Amen, MD

In a brand new program for public television, neuroscientist, psychiatrist, and 10-time New York Times bestselling author Dr. Daniel Amen shows you how to boost your mood and overcome anxiety and worry by giving you 7 simple brain-based strategies to feel better fast and make it last. Amen will show the strategies taught to...

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