Pledge Programs for Thu March 7, 2019

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1:00 amKoko - The Gorilla Who Talks

Learn about Koko, the gorilla who redrew the line between people and animals for more than 40 years. In 1971, Penny Patterson began teaching sign language to Koko, unaware that this relationship would define both their lives.

2:30 amBrain Secrets with Dr. Michael Merzenich

Join host Maria Shriver to discover how to improve and maintain cognitive fitness and deal with aging. Dr. Merzenich, a neuroscience pioneer, reveals new information about the brain and shows us how to rejuvenate and reshape our brains.

4:30 amLes Miserables In Masterpiece: A First Look

Catch a first look at MASTERPIECE

4:49 amPledge Break - Call The Midwife Holiday 2013 Pledge Breaks for Les Miserables In Masterpiece: A

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 A Treat for Your Feet

In this episode Mary Ann is paying special attention for feet, shoulders and hip range of motion using a towel and band.

6:00 amNightly Business Report

Every weeknight, the Emmy-winning NIGHTLY BUSINESS REPORT delivers the day's essential business and economic news. Each lively half-hour combines trusted, credible and unbiased information and extensive financial market coverage with insightful features, analysis and commentaries by noted economists and business experts.

6:30 amWild Kratts Komodo Dragon

While Koki is monitoring her daily 'villain watch', she discovers that Gourmand is heading to the island of Komodo. The name sounds familiar, but she can't recall why, so she goes and asks the Kratt Brothers who do a double take. The island only has the world's largest lizard - the Komodo dragon! They decide they better go ...

7:00 amNature Cat Are You My Egg?/Sos (Save Our Salad)

Nature Cat and his pals find a cute, little baby lizard in their yard. The lizard, named Leeza, needs help because she is confused and lost, looking for the rest of her brothers and sister. Nature Cat and his friends will help this little cutie, but all Leeza knows is that she came from a dark, warm, cozy place where she ha...

7:30 amCurious George Color Me Monkey/Special Delivery Monkey

Color Me Monkey: Mr. Glass is looking for a one-of-a-kind painting for his lobby and Mr. Zoobel knows just where to find such art - at the zoo, naturally! George and Charkie go along to meet SooBerm, the truly unique painting elephant who has her own style. But when Charkie causes a rip in the SooBerm painting for Mr. Glass...

8:00 amLet's Go Luna! Boomin' Boomerang/House Music

In Sydney, when Carmen temporarily loses her confidence, her participation in an Australian boomerang competition helps it come whizzing back / In Sydney, when Andy wants to hear a performance of his new favorite song, he finds that their opera house is a true architectural wonder, designed for listening to music.

8:30 amDaniel Tiger's Neighborhood Duckling Goes Home/Daniel Feels Left Out

Duckling Goes Home: Today at school, the children find out that Ducky has grown too big to be their classroom pet and it's time to take him back to the farm. This news is very upsetting, especially to Daniel and Miss Elaina. The children cope with their sadness in different ways and soon they feel a little bit better. Danie...

9:00 amDaniel Tiger's Neighborhood Daniel's Bicycle/Katerina's Magic Trick

Daniel's Bicycle - Dad Tiger gives Daniel his old bicycle, and Daniel is eager to ride it. Daniel quickly realizes that riding his bike is not easy, but even with a few bumps in the road, he keeps on trying. Katerina's Magic Trick - Katerina is learning how to do a magic trick, but is frustrated when she doesn't get it righ...

9:30 amPinkalicious & Peterrific Star Light, Star Not So Bright/The Opera-Matic

A star from the heart-shaped constellation has landed in the Pinkerton backyard! Pinkalicious and Peter are excited to have their very own star, until it starts to dim. Will they be able to return the star to its friends in the night sky? / With Mommy's latest invention, the Opera-matic, anything you say sounds like opera! ...

10:00 amSesame Street The Happy to Be Me Club

Big Bird feels bad about himself after being teased, but Abby reminds him he is special.

10:30 amSplash and Bubbles Whitebeard/Coral Day

Ripple is excited because, according to legend, tonight is the night that Whitebeard, a mysterious creature who lives in the North Pole, sails over Reeftown, singing his beautiful music. She tries to convince the other Reeftown friends to stay up and watch for him to appear. / It's the holiday season in Reeftown as everyone...

11:00 amDinosaur Train A Heck of a Neck/Gilbert Visits The Nest

The Pteranodon kids have a Nature Trackers adventure when they meet Denise Diplodocus, a super-long, super big dinosaur. At first the kids mistake Denise's neck for a snake, and tail as a bridge. Later, Denise amazes the kids, telling them how hard it is for her to raise up her long, heavy neck. Shiny and the others help he...

11:30 amThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Who Can See The Wind?/Gravity Drop

Sally wants to fly her kite but can't seem to work out the timing to get the wind right - after all, you can't see wind. The Cat takes them to Windnasium where they learn to 'see' wind in all kinds of ways. When Nick's favorite flyer gets stuck in the tree, Nick wishes he could jump really high and retrieve it, but gravity ...

12:00 pmSesame Street The Happy to Be Me Club

Big Bird feels bad about himself after being teased, but Abby reminds him he is special.

12:30 pmSuper WHY! The Underwater Lost Treasure

Pig has almost finished his puzzle when he realizes that the last piece is missing. To solve the mystery of the missing puzzle piece, the Super Readers jump into the book The Under Water Lost Treasure where they meet a treasure-hunting Starfish who needs help. The Super Readers help her to observe and look closely at clues ...

1:00 pmPinkalicious & Peterrific Star Light, Star Not So Bright/The Opera-Matic

A star from the heart-shaped constellation has landed in the Pinkerton backyard! Pinkalicious and Peter are excited to have their very own star, until it starts to dim. Will they be able to return the star to its friends in the night sky? / With Mommy's latest invention, the Opera-matic, anything you say sounds like opera! ...

1:30 pmLet's Go Luna! Boomin' Boomerang/House Music

In Sydney, when Carmen temporarily loses her confidence, her participation in an Australian boomerang competition helps it come whizzing back / In Sydney, when Andy wants to hear a performance of his new favorite song, he finds that their opera house is a true architectural wonder, designed for listening to music.

2:00 pmNature Cat Are You My Egg?/Sos (Save Our Salad)

Nature Cat and his pals find a cute, little baby lizard in their yard. The lizard, named Leeza, needs help because she is confused and lost, looking for the rest of her brothers and sister. Nature Cat and his friends will help this little cutie, but all Leeza knows is that she came from a dark, warm, cozy place where she ha...

2:30 pmWild Kratts Komodo Dragon

While Koki is monitoring her daily 'villain watch', she discovers that Gourmand is heading to the island of Komodo. The name sounds familiar, but she can't recall why, so she goes and asks the Kratt Brothers who do a double take. The island only has the world's largest lizard - the Komodo dragon! They decide they better go ...

3:00 pmWild Kratts Panda Power Up!

While checking out the endangered Giant panda, the Wild Kratts gets stranded in the bamboo forests of China without power to any of their vehicles or equipment. They must figure out how to 'power up' in time to help save the pandas, who are being turned into roboticized stuffed toys by the nefarious villain, Zach Varmitech....

3:30 pmOdd Squad Saving Agent Orson/The Scientist

Saving Agent Orson - The agents try and stop baby Agent Orson from getting kicked off the squad. Curriculum: using bar graphs, pie charts and Venn diagrams to sort, classify and analyze data. The Scientist - Oona gets zapped to an alternate dimension. Curriculum: place value, number operations.

4:00 pmOdd Squad The Curious Case of Pirate-Itis/Oscar The Couch

The Curious Case of Pirate-itis - Otto and Oscar try to stop Olive from turning into a pirate. Curriculum: Geometry; identifying three-dimensional shapes and comparing them to two-dimensional shapes. Oscar the Couch - Oscar accidentally turns himself into a couch. Curriculum: Number operations; solving addition and subtract...

4:30 pmArthur The Squirrels/Fern & Persimmony Glitchet

The Squirrels: After watching the classic horror movie, 'The Squirrels,' Arthur and his friends are scared to step out into the playground;and just about everywhere else! Are squirrels suddenly trying to take over the world? Will Arthur ever be able to go outside again? Or, will he and the gang find a way to make friends wi...

5:00 pmArthur Bully for Binky/Misfortune Teller

Sue Ellen teaches Binky a lesson. The kids put too much faith in Prunella's "Cootie Catcher."

5:30 pmReady Jet Go! Eye in the Sky/Total Eclipse Block Party

Sean is planning his first sleepout under the stars with his Space Scouts troop, but the weather is threatening, and it looks like his sleepout will be rained out. The kids get help from Mitchell , building a weather observation station to make a weather prediction, and visit the DSA for further help by tracking the weather...

6:00 pmPBS NewsHour

On-air and online, the PBS NewsHour provides in-depth analysis of current national and international events.

7:00 pmNat King Cole's Greatest Songs (My Music)

Celebrate the centennial of the timeless artist in this special featuring his greatest hits and cherished standards, including 'Mona Lisa,' 'Unforgettable' and 'When I Fall in Love,' along with rarely seen footage from his variety show.

8:30 pmJosh Groban from Madison Square Garden

Join the global superstar with the instantly recognizable voice along with special guests Idina Menzel and Jennifer Nettles for this critically-acclaimed, sold-out concert taped at the famed New York landmark.

10:00 pmLes Miserables In Masterpiece: A First Look

Catch a first look at MASTERPIECE

10:19 pmPledge Break - Call The Midwife Holiday 2013 Pledge Breaks for Les Miserables In Masterpiece: A

10:30 pmCapitol Journal 2019 (30 Minutes)

Capitol Journal provides nightly coverage of the Alabama Legislature's 2019 regular session. Don Dailey hosts.

11:00 pmThe Power of Radical Kindness with Angela Santomero

Explore how being kind can lead to a more fulfilled, happy, healthy and successful life. The creator of acclaimed children's series Blue's Clues and Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood reveals the hidden science behind the transformative power of kindness.

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