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04/2020 Inheritance • Splash & Bubbles on the Block Par t y • Out side: Beyond the Lens

REEL SOUTH, UNC-TV’s national showcase of powerful storytelling from the American South, returns for its fifth season, Thursday, April 9, at 10 PM. Enjoy this and other thoughtprovoking shows all month long on UNC-TV PBS & More.


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MEET SOME KINDNESS KIDS! Celebrate Superpowers with the Imagifriends! Honor what makes us all special with our Kindness with the Imagifriends series from Rootle on YouTube! Learn about a new strength in each segment, whether it’s inclusivity, encouragement or optimism, with characters created by super-talented D.J. Svoboda, a young North Carolina artist living with autism.

WILD KRATTS: AMAZIN' AMAZON ADVENTURE! Monday, April 20, on Rootle When Aviva experiences an invention slump, the Wild Kratts team is determined to help by taking her down the mysterious Amazon River in search of inspiration. But with Zach, Donita, Gourmand and Paisley seeking to mine the area's biodiversity for their own nefarious schemes, Aviva must reclaim her invention prowess fast! Don't miss Wild Kratts: Amazin' Amazon Adventure, Monday, April 20, on Rootle and on our 24/7 stream at unctv.org/rootle!

CATCH SPLASH & BUBBLES! Weekends, at 7 AM & 1 PM It's an underwater adventure this month on Read-a-roo's Block Party as Splash, Bubbles and their friends explore the world’s undersea habitats, make new friends and learn about the many different ways life looks and lives in the ocean.

6 AM Cyberchase 7:00 Arthur DV   Read-a-roo’s Block Party Splash & Bubbles (weekends, until 10 AM) 7:30 Odd Squad 8:00 Ready Jet Go! 8:30 Peg + Cat 9:00 Clifford the Big Red Dog 9:30 Pinkalicious & Peterrific 10:00 Sesame Street DV 10:30 Super WHY! (weekends: Esme & Roy) 11:00 WordWorld (weekends: Super WHY!) 11:30 Splash & Bubbles Noon Sid the Science Kid 12:30 Caillou 1:00  Peep & the Big Wide World   Read-a-roo’s Block Party Splash & Bubbles (weekends, until 4 PM) 1:30 Martha Speaks 2:00 Sesame Street DV 2:30 Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV 3:30 Pinkalicious & Peterrific 4:00 The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That 4:30 Dinosaur Train DV 5:00 Let’s Go Luna 5:30 Nature Cat 6:00 Wild Kratts 7:00 Xavier Riddle 7:30 Molly of Denali 8:00 Odd Squad 8:30 Arthur DV 9:00 Ready Jet Go! 9:30 WordGirl 10:00 Sesame Street DV 10:30 Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV 11:30 Pinkalicious & Peterrific 12 M The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That 12:30 Dinosaur Train DV 1:00 Let’s Go Luna 1:30 Nature Cat 2:00 Wild Kratts 3:00 Xavier Riddle 3:30 Molly of Denali 4:00 Odd Squad DV 4:30 Arthur DV 5:00 Ready Jet Go! 5:30 WordGirl

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evening&weekend listings 1 WEDNESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour Get in-depth analyses of current events. NC  BBC World News America Katty Kay shares unique global perspectives.  EX Muse The Mad King in the Museum The NC Museum of Art acquires and installs a major work of sculpture. 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source Ros Atkins offers an innovative take on the latest global stories.  EX ncIMPACT Affordable Teacher Housing—Dare County 7:00  TV Muse The Mad King in the Museum The NC Museum of Art acquires and installs a major work of sculpture.  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Romania 7:30  TV Exploring North Carolina Where Rivers Are Born  EX Travelscope Chile: The Driest Place on Earth DV 8:00  TV Nature Premiere! Cuba’s Wild Revolution  NC  The Great War: American Experience Discover how the violent conflict forever transformed America. DV  EX A Chef’s Life The Buttermilk Belt 8:30  EX Pati’s Mexican Table One Day in Oaxaca 9:00  TV NOVA Premiere! Cuba’s Cancer Hope  EX Mexico— One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless Mole Is Mexico’s Mother Sauce 9:30  EX Taste of History Washington’s Character, Charisma & Ambition

Learn what counts in NC and beyond on Focus On: NC Census, Thursday, April 2, at 7 PM, on UNC-TV. 4­ | April

Sci NC returns with new episodes starting Thursday, April 2, at 8:30 PM, on UNC-TV.

10:00  TV Earth’s Sacred Wonders Closer to the Divine  NC  Legends of Airpower Deke Slayton  EX Sara’s Weeknight Meals Middle Eastern Mashup 10:30  NC  NC Beat shirlette ammons with Tommy Rau  EX Jamie’s Ultimate Veg Onion Tart, Pumpkin Rice & Butter Bean Stew 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company The acclaimed journalist and top peers explore today’s topics.  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Nature The World’s Most Wanted Animal DV

2 THURSDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Stockfish and Amber 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Flavor of Poland with Aleksandra August Katowice 7:00  TV Focus On: NC Census Experts discuss what the 2020 Census will reveal about NC's population and why it's important.  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Assisi & Italian Country Charm 7:30  TV Senior Night Follow the story of a graduating high school senior's final basketball game.  EX Living Dream: 100 Years of Rocky Mountain National Park Explore the history, legacy and future of this inspirational national park. 8:00  TV ncIMPACT Rural Broadband— Yancey & Mitchell Counties

 NC  Flavor, NC Apple Brandy Beef, North Wilkesboro 8:30  TV Sci NC Health Science & Genetics  NC  Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking French Flavors from San Francisco 9:00  TV North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory  NC  A Chef’s Life They Call ‘Em ‘Bagas  EX Weekends with Yankee Adventure 9:30  TV David Holt’s State of Music Della Mae  NC  Jazzy Vegetarian Pasta Impostors  EX Outside with Greg Aiello Iceland 10:00  TV American Epic Out of the Many, the One See how America’s diverse cultures influence many different musical styles DV  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory  EX Bare Feet in NYC with Mickela Mallozzi Manhattan’s Chinatown DV 10:30  NC  Sci NC Health Science & Genetics  EX Equitrekking Alberta 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Skindigenous Philippines: Wang Od Oggay & Grace Palica DV 11:30  TV Amanpour & Company  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Galapagos: The Great Climatic Seesaw

Skindigenous showcases Wang Od Oggay and her ancestral art of tattoo, Thursday, April 2, at 11 PM, on the Explorer Channel.


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3 FRIDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of History Salt Cay: The Island that Time Forgot 6:30  NC  BBC World News Today  EX Kevin Belton’s New Orleans Celebrations Burger Fest 7:00  TV McLaughlin Group Tom Rogan, Pat Buchanan, Eleanor Clift, Clarence Page and others discuss politics.  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Siena & Tuscany’s Wine Country 7:30  TV NC SPIN Tom Campbell and guests engage in informative, balanced debate.  EX Islands Without Cars with Kira Cook Scotland’s Isles of Eigg & Easdale 8:00  TV Washington Week Leading journalists analyze major news and events.  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory  EX Downton Abbey Season 4 on Masterpiece Part 6 A birthday party is planned for Robert. DV 8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman Follow lively conversations and interviews with key policy makers.  NC  ncIMPACT Rural Broadband— Yancey & Mitchell Counties 9:00  TV Somewhere South Porridge for the Soul  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman

 EX Carolina Outdoor Journal Joe Albea and John Moore share the best angling spots in NC. 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  EX Expeditions with Patrick McMillan California Superbloom: A World of Dramatic Change 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  Carolina Today’s top chefs share their favorite Outdoor Journal Julia moments on Dishing with Julia  EX Exploring Child, premiering Friday, April 3, at North Carolina 10 PM, on UNC-TV. Where Rivers Are Born 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s  EX Downton Abbey Neighborhood DV Season 4 on Masterpiece  NC  Expeditions Part 7 Bates disappears; with Patrick McMillan suitors flock to Mary. DV Rediscovering Catesby’s 9:30  NC  Washington Week Carolina, Part 1 10:00  TV Dishing  EX Sci NC with Julia Child Health Science & Genetics Premiere! The Whole 8:00  TV Pinkalicious Fish Story with José & Peterrific Andrés & Eric Ripert  NC  Exploring  NC  NC SPIN North Carolina  EX More Manners Where Rivers Are Born of Downton Abbey:  EX Nature A Masterpiece Special The World’s Most Wanted The show’s historical Animal A conservationist advisor reveals the social tries to save pangolins. DV protocol of aristocrats and 8:30  TV Molly of Denali DV servants in the 1920s. DV  NC  Sci NC 10:30  TV Dishing Health Science & Genetics with Julia Child 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! DV The Good Loaf  NC  North Carolina  NC  Firing Line with Weekend Margaret Hoover From Videri Bright minds and fresh voices Chocolate Factory debate important challenges.  EX NOVA 11:00  TV Amanpour Transplanting Hope Follow & Company patients urgently needing  NC  PBS NewsHour transplants and families  EX EastEnders donating loved ones’ organs. 11:30  EX EastEnders

4 SATURDAY 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood DV  NC  Somewhere South Porridge for the Soul

Chef Vivian ponders Porridge for the Soul on Somewhere South, Friday, April 3, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.

LISTINGS KEY:  TV U  NC-TV  NC  N  orth Carolina Channel  EX U  NC-EX Explorer Channel DV Descriptive Video Service COLOR U  NC-TV productions & local interest PLEASE NOTE: While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of CenterPiece, on-air announcements, updates at unctv.org and posts to social media provide the latest scheduling information. Some program start and end times can vary slightly from our listings. Add at least five minutes when recording your favorite shows. April | 5


evening&weekend listings 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  ncIMPACT Rural Broadband— Yancey & Mitchell Counties 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory  NC  Carolina Business Review  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Burning Water & Melted Butter 10:30  TV ncIMPACT Rural Broadband— Yancey & Mitchell Counties  NC  Open Mind The FEC Is AWOL  EX Dishing with Julia Child The Whole Fish Story with José Andrés & Eric Ripert 11:00  TV Growing a Greener World The Year-Round Gardener  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Simple Sash DV  EX Taste of History America’s First Penitentiary 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home No Passport Necessary DV  NC  This American Land Red Snapper  EX Bare Feet in NYC with Mickela Mallozzi Manhattan’s Chinatown DV Noon  TV GardenSMART Unusual Plants  NC  To Dine for with Kate Sullivan Kevin Kwan, Author of Crazy Rich Asians  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Hong Kong, Part 1 12:30  TV America’s Heartland Family Farming & Fishing  NC  tasteMAKERS Den Sake Brewery, Oakland, California  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Pernambuco: Brazil’s Other Carnival 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Desert Botanical Garden, Part 2  NC  Exploring North Carolina Where Rivers Are Born  EX North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory 1:30  NC  Expeditions with Patrick McMillan Rediscovering Catesby’s Carolina, Part 1

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A tyrranical celebrity chef and poison are part of a Wild Harvest on a new Midsomer Murders, Saturday, April 4, starting at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

 EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Miami, Florida 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe England’s Bath & York  NC  Sci NC Health Science & Genetics  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways Journey to the Holy Land 2:30  TV Great Scenic Railway Journeys New Zealand: Glenbrook Vintage Railway & More  NC  Story in the Public Square Jamie Metzl 3:00  TV Craftsman’s Legacy The Furnituremaker  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé National TV’s only womencentered news analysis show tackles hot topics.  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways The Alps 3:30  TV American Woodshop Intarsia Flying Eagle Scroll Saw Folk Art with Scorched Wood Accents  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 4:00  TV This Old House Hour Cape Ann: Between a Rock & Hardwood/Custom Screen Door; Paint Trim  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways Spain 4:30  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal Cherokee Trout  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend Gain insights about the week’s issues.  EX Nature The World’s Most Wanted Animal A conservationist tries to save pangolins. DV

5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  Washington Week 6 PM  TV Song of the Mountains Bill & Maggie Anderson/ VW Boys  NC  Classic Gospel Best of Ivan Parker  EX NOVA Transplanting Hope Follow patients urgently needing transplants and families donating loved ones’ organs. 7:00  TV As Time Goes By Living Together, But Where?  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Ghost Town Blues Band  EX Nazi Mega Weapons Atlantic Wall 7:30  TV As Time Goes By Covering Up  NC  Echo Sessions Band: Ghost Note 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders Wild Harvest, Part 1  NC  Song of the Mountains John Cowan with Darin & Brooke Aldridge  EX Nazi Mega Weapons U-Boat Base 9:00  TV Midsomer Murders Wild Harvest, Part 2  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Doyle Lawson, St. John Unity Choir  EX Infinity Hall Live Great Performances Vol. 1: Los Lonely Boys, Tori Amos, Rubblebucket & More 9:30  NC  Bluegrass Underground Glen Hansard 10:00  TV Bletchley Circle— San Francisco Presidio  NC  Songs at the Center Tom Paxton  EX The Kate Black Violin 10:30  NC  Songwriters Tony Arata


visit unctv.org 1:00  TV Resistance 1 Lili joins a new resistance group led by Fredo.  NC  Austin City Limits Patty Griffin/The Revivalists  EX Music Voyager Antigua & Barbuda 11:30  EX Songs at the Center Christon Gray, Whetherman & Danika Holmes with Jeb Hart

5 SUNDAY 6 AM  TV Nature Cat  NC  Closer to Truth Given Theology, What’s Evolution?  EX Finding Your Roots Beyond the Pale: Jeff Goldblum, Terry Gross & Marc Maron 6:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Education Matters Learn about key issues affecting education in NC. 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV  NC  Open Mind Big Tech: Dystopia Inc.  EX Antiques Roadshow Desert Botanical Garden, Part 2 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  ncIMPACT Rural Broadband— Yancey & Mitchell Counties 8:00  TV Curious George DV  NC  Carolina Business Review  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways Journey to the Holy Land 8:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 9:00  TV This Old House Hour Cape Ann: Between a Rock & Hardwood/Custom Screen Door; Paint Trim  NC  Washington Week  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways The Alps 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 10:00  TV Exploring North Carolina Living Collections  NC  NC SPIN  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways Spain 10:30  TV Sci NC Health Science & Genetics  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Ron Rash: The Risen 11:00  TV Lidia’s Kitchen Restaurant Inspiration  NC  McLaughlin Group

 NC  Bluegrass Underground Glen Hansard  EX More Manners of Downton Abbey: A Masterpiece Special The hit show’s historical advisor reveals social protocol in the 1920s. DV 3:00  TV tasteMAKERS Smoking Goose, Indianapolis, Indiana  NC  Songs at the Center Tom Paxton 3:30  TV North Carolina Bookwatch Ron Rash: The Risen  NC  Songwriters Inheritance examines hereditary cancers, Sunday, April 5, at 8 PM, on Tony Arata the North Carolina Channel.  EX Tales from the Royal Wardrobe  EX Great British See the significance of EngBaking Show lish monarchs’ garments Masterclass 4 over the last 400 years. 11:30  TV Christina Cooks: 4:00  TV Black Issues Forum Back to the Cutting Board Catch a new episode of this Let’s Just Skip Getting Sick long-running public affairs  NC  Story in the series. Visit unctv.org/bif. Public Square  NC  Austin City Limits KJ Dell’Antonia Patty Griffin/the Revivalists Noon  TV FRONT ROW 4:30  TV McLaughlin Group with Marc Rotterman  EX Endeavour Season 3  NC  Carolina on Masterpiece Outdoor Journal Arcadia DV Cherokee Trout 5:00  TV Washington Week  EX Samantha Brown’s  NC  PBS NewsHour Places to Love Weekend Dallas, Texas 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour 12:30  TV NC SPIN Weekend  NC  Fishing  NC  ncIMPACT Behind the Lines Rural Broadband— Summertime on the Yancey & Mitchell Counties St. Lawrence River 6 PM  TV Midsomer Murders  EX Downton Abbey Wild Harvest, Part 1 Season 4 on Masterpiece  NC  Black Issues Forum Part 6 A birthday party is Catch a new episode of this planned for Robert. DV long-running public affairs 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s series. Visit unctv.org/bif. Milk Street Television  EX Death in Paradise Italian the Right Way Corpse in the Cop Shop  NC  Song of the Mountains 6:30  NC  Blackademics John Cowan with Darin Television & Brooke Aldridge Reddick/Fox/Foster 1:30  EX Downton Abbey 7:00  TV Midsomer Murders Season 4 on Masterpiece Wild Harvest, Part 2 Part 7 Bates disappears;  NC  Africa’s Great suitors flock to Mary. DV Civilizations  TV Flavor of Poland Origins DV with Aleksandra August  EX Nature Poznan, Gniezno Cuba’s Wild Revolution 2:00  TV America’s Test 8:00  TV Call the Midwife Kitchen from Cook’s Episode 2 The team learns Illustrated that a milk thief is pregnant. Springtime Feast  NC  Inheritance  NC  David Holt’s Premiere! Three women at State of Music risk of hereditary cancers Doyle Lawson, make tough decisions. St. John Unity Choir  EX NOVA 2:30  TV Cook’s Country Cuba’s Cancer Hope Ultimate Comfort Foods

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evening&weekend listings  NC  Sci NC Health Science & Genetics 11:50  NC  North Carolina Weekend—Shorts Mystery Hill at Blowing Rock

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Helen Hunt stars in the gripping, resonant WWII drama World on Fire on Masterpiece, premiering Sunday, April 5, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.

9:00  TV World on Fire on Masterpiece Premiere! Episode 1 Follow the twisted fates of ordinary people during WWII.  EX Spy in the Wild: A Nature Miniseries Love: Wild Dogs, Elephants & Monkeys DV

In this new post-WWII drama, follow the true story of how child survivors of Nazi concentration camps navigated new lives on Windermere Children, premiering Sunday, April 5, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV.

0:00  TV Windermere Children 1 Premiere! Catch this postwar period drama, based on true set in England’s Lake District.  NC  REEL SOUTH A Texas Myth  EX Sci NC Health Science & Genetics 10:30  EX ncIMPACT Rural Broadband— Yancey & Mitchell Counties 11:00  NC  ncIMPACT Rural Broadband— Yancey & Mitchell Counties  EX Antiques Roadshow Desert Botanical Garden, Part 2 11:30  TV EastEnders 8­ | April

6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways Spain 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source 7:00  TV ncIMPACT Rural Broadband— Yancey & Mitchell Counties  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Miami, Florida 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life Sweet Corn & Expensive Tea  EX Endeavour Season 3 on Masterpiece Prey DV 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Treasure Fever  NC  Exploring North Carolina Where Rivers Are Born 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Smoky Mountain Diversity 9:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Spokane, Part 2  NC  Sci NC Health Science & Genetics  EX Death in Paradise La Murder le Diablé 9:30  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory 9:50  NC  North Carolina Weekend—Shorts

Ken Burns returns with his definitive DNA documentary The Gene: An Intimate History, premiering Tuesday, April 7, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

Examine why early adversity severely damages some children on Broken Places, premiering Monday, April 6, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV.

0:00  TV Broken Places 1 Premiere! Explore how childhood trauma shapes adult lives.  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Della Mae  EX Tunnel Police suspect “the Truth Terrorist” once more. 10:30  NC  ncIMPACT Rural Broadband— Yancey & Mitchell Counties 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Finding Your Roots Beyond the Pale: Jeff Goldblum, Terry Gross & Marc Maron

7 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Simply Ming On the Road in California: Santa Cruz 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Taste of Malaysia with Martin Yan Langkawi 7:00  TV Flavor, NC Carrigan Farms : Mooresville  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe West England 7:30  TV North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory  EX Travelscope Land Without Limits: The Cariboo-Chilcotin-Coast DV 8:00  TV The Gene: An Intimate History Premiere! Episode 1 This new documentary from Ken Burns explores the medical science revolution at the forefront of the search for genetic treatments.


visit unctv.org  EX Travelscope San Francisco’s Changing Neighborhoods DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Havana: Cultural Treasure House of the Caribbean

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They’re more than cuddly couriers of colorful eggs; meet Remarkable Rabbits on Nature, Wednesday, April 8, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

 NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Ron Rash: The Risen  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways Ukraine 8:30  NC  Story in the Public Square KJ Dell’Antonia 9:00  NC  Sci NC Health Science & Genetics  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways Vietnam 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Bob McLeod 10:00  TV FRONTLINE New! China Undercover Investigate the Communist regime’s mass imprisonment of Muslims.  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter The Incomparable: Caroline Shaw  EX Great American Railroad Journeys St. Louis to Jefferson, Missouri 10:30  NC  Reconnecting Roots A Work in Progress 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour

6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Sci NC Health Science & Genetics 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX ncIMPACT Rural Broadband— Yancey & Mitchell Counties 7:00  TV Sci NC Health Science & Genetics  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Southeast England 7:30  TV Exploring North Carolina Living Collections  EX Travelscope West Virginia: Wild & Wonderful DV 8:00  TV Nature Premiere! Remarkable Rabbits Many wild rabbits are in danger of being eradicated, despite their remarkable ability to reproduce.  NC  Country Music The Rub (Beginnings-1933) DV

 EX A Chef’s Life Have Yourself Some Moonshine 8:30  EX Somewhere South American as Hand Pie 9:00  TV NOVA Premiere! The Truth About Fat Learn fat’s role in hormone production, hunger and pregnancy. 9:30  EX Taste of History Remember Paoli

Chew on the new NOVA episode The Truth About Fat, Wednesday, April 8, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.

Explore Visions of the Divine on Earth’s Sacred Wonders, premiering Wednesday, April 8, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV.

10:00  TV Earth’s Sacred Wonders Visions of the Divine  NC  Legends of Airpower Robin Olds  EX Sara’s Weeknight Meals Sustainable Surf 10:30  NC  NC Beat Almost People & Pink Drinks  EX Jamie’s Ultimate Veg Tomato Risotto, Spinach Pancakes, Summer Veg Blanket Pie 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Nature Cuba’s Wild Revolution

9 THURSDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Burning Water & Melted Butter 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Flavor of Poland with Aleksandra August Wroclaw 7:00  TV The Connect Students at Enloe High School talk about important issues facing teens today.  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe England’s Cornwall 7:30  EX New York’s Seaway Lighthouses Learn the stories of 23 historic and unique lighthouses. 8:00  TV ncIMPACT Urban Broadband— Mecklenburg County  NC  Flavor, NC Carrigan Farms, Mooresville 8:30  TV Sci NC Science in NC State Parks  NC  Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking Two Marcs in Tribeca April | 9


evening&weekend listings 9:00  TV North Carolina Weekend From Lafayette Village  NC  A Chef’s Life Gone Clamming, Part 1  EX Weekends with Yankee Season Premiere! Visit unique New England travel attractions. 9:30  TV David Holt’s State of Music Darin & Brooke Aldridge with John Cowan  NC  Jazzy Vegetarian Fruitful Vegan Desserts  EX Outside: Beyond the Lens Series Premiere! Australia 10:00  TV REEL SOUTH Season Premiere! F/11 & Be There  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Lafayette Village  EX Bare Feet in NYC with Mickela Mallozzi The Balkans in the Boroughs DV 10:30  NC  Sci NC Science in NC State Parks  EX Equitrekking Jordan: Wadi Rum, Aqaba & Jerash 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Skindigenous Alberta: Amy Malbeuf DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Galapagos: Volcanoes & Nature on the Islands

10 FRIDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of History Southern Fare at Rattle & Snap 6:30  NC  BBC World News Today  EX Dishing with Julia Child The Whole Fish Story with José Andrés & Eric Ripert 7:00  TV McLaughlin Group  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe The Heart of England DV 7:30  TV NC SPIN  EX 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes & Destinations Series Premiere! Reno/ Tahoe, California & Nevada 8:00  TV Washington Week  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Lafayette Village

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See what hoppens on Outside: Beyond the Lens Australia, Thursday, April 9, at 9:30 PM, on the Explorer Channel.

 EX Downton Abbey Season 4 on Masterpiece Part 8 Lady Rose meets the Prince of Wales. DV 8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  ncIMPACT Urban Broadband— Mecklenburg County 9:00  TV Somewhere South Dumpling Dilemma  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 9:30  NC  Washington Week  EX Downton Abbey Season 5 on Masterpiece Episode 1 A working-class prime minister is elected. DV 10:00  TV Dishing with Julia Child Your Own French Onion Soup with Rick Bayless  NC  NC SPIN 10:30  TV Dishing with Julia Child Boeuf Bourguignon with Martha Stewart  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX EastEnders 11:30  EX EastEnders

6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood  NC  Somewhere South Dumpling Dilemma  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  EX Expeditions with Patrick McMillan Butterflies: Bringing Butterflies Home! 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal  EX Exploring North Carolina Living Collections 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  Expeditions with Patrick McMillan Rediscovering Catesby’s Carolina, Part 2  EX Sci NC Science in NC State Parks 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & Peterrific  NC  Exploring North Carolina Living Collections  EX Nature Cuba’s Wild Revolution 8:30  TV Molly of Denali DV  NC  Sci NC Science in NC State Parks 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! DV  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Lafayette Village  EX NOVA Cuba’s Cancer Hope 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  ncIMPACT Urban Broadband— Mecklenburg County 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend From Lafayette Village  NC  Carolina Business Review

Set your sights on Reno/Tahoe, California & Nevada in the series premiere of 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes & Destinations, Friday, April 10, at 7:30 PM, on the Explorer Channel.


visit unctv.org  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Flavor of Roasted Coffee 10:30  TV ncIMPACT Urban Broadband— Mecklenburg County  NC  Open Mind Big Tech: Dystopia Inc.  EX Dishing with Julia Child The Good Loaf 11:00  TV Growing a Greener World Don’t Feed the Landfills  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Rise of the Machines! DV  EX Taste of History Camden & the Controversial Quaker 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home Super Foods; Super Recipes DV  NC  This American Land Saving a Desert River  EX Somewhere South American as Hand Pie Noon  TV gardenSMART Spectacular, Diverse Plants  NC  To Dine for with Kate Sullivan M. Night Shyamalan, Director 12:30  TV America’s Heartland National Cornbread Festival  NC  tasteMAKERS Marshallberg Farm, Lenoir  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Cuetzalan: The Celebration of San Francisco 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Treasure Fever  NC  Exploring North Carolina Living Collections  EX North Carolina Weekend From Lafayette Village 1:30  NC  Expeditions with Patrick McMillan Rediscovering Catesby’s Carolina, Part 2  EX Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Budapest, Hungary 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe North Wales: Feisty & Poetic  NC  Sci NC Science in NC State Parks  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways Ukraine 2:30  TV Great Scenic Railway Journeys New Zealand: The Overlander, Trans Coastal & More  NC  Story in the Public Square KJ Dell’Antonia

9:00  TV Midsomer Murders The Flying Club, Part 2  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Dom Flemons  EX Infinity Hall Live Ani DiFranco 9:30  NC  Bluegrass Underground Devil Makes Three 10:00  TV Bletchley Circle— San Francisco Join Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives on The Kate, Saturday, Wake April 11, at 10 PM, on the Explorer  NC  Songs at the Center Channel. Erin Enderlin, Craig S. Heath & Nikki D. 3:00  TV Craftsman’s Legacy  EX The Kate The Sword Smith Marty Stuart & His  NC  To the Contrary Fabulous Superlatives with Bonnie Erbé 10:30  NC  Songwriters  EX Chris Tarrant: Byron Hill Extreme Railways 11:00  TV Resistance Vietnam Lili agrees to go undercover 3:30  TV American Woodshop to transport a new paper. A Shaker-Inspired Wall Rack  NC  Austin City Limits  NC  Firing Line with Janelle Monáe Margaret Hoover  EX Music Voyager 4:00  TV This Old House Hour Funky Nassau Cape Ann: Losing Our 11:30  EX Songs at the Center Truss/Ground Wire; Cheley Tackett, Micah Fireplace Doors Kesselring & Mandy Cook  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 12 SUNDAY  EX Great American Railroad Journeys 6 AM  TV Nature Cat St. Louis to Jefferson,  NC  Closer to Truth Missouri New Visions of the Mind? 4:30  NC  NC SPIN  EX Finding Your Roots 5:00  TV Carolina Secrets & Lies: SigourOutdoor Journal ney Weaver, Justina Spring Pond Machado & Amy Ryan  NC  PBS NewsHour 6:30  TV Wild Kratts Weekend  NC  Education Matters  EX Nature 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV Cuba’s Wild Revolution  NC  Open Mind 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour The Cult of Qanon Weekend  EX Antiques Roadshow  NC  Washington Week Treasure Fever 6 PM  TV Song of the Mountains 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver Neighborhood DV  NC  Classic Gospel  NC  ncIMPACT The Gospel Music of Urban Broadband— Johnny Cash Mecklenburg County  EX NOVA 8:00  TV Curious George DV Cuba’s Cancer Hope  NC  Carolina 7:00  TV As Time Goes By Business Review Moving in  EX Chris Tarrant:  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Extreme Railways Alvin Youngblood Hart Ukraine  EX Nazi Mega Weapons 8:30  TV Wild Kratts V2 Rocket  NC  Firing Line with 7:30  TV As Time Goes By Margaret Hoover Branching Out 9:00  TV This Old House Hour  NC  Echo Sessions Cape Ann: Losing Our Band: Jonathan Scales Truss/Ground Wire; Fourchestra Fireplace Doors 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders  NC  Washington Week The Flying Club, Part 1  EX Chris Tarrant:  NC  Song of the Mountains Extreme Railways Eddy Raven with Lorraine Vietnam Jordan & Carolina Road  EX Nazi Mega Weapons Super Tanks technology. April | 11


evening&weekend listings 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 10:00  TV Exploring North Carolina Cafeteria Line  NC  NC SPIN  EX Great American Railroad Journeys St. Louis to Jefferson, Missouri 10:30  TV Sci NC Science in NC State Parks  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch DéShawn Winslow: In West Mills 11:00  TV Lidia’s Kitchen Simply Delizioso  NC  McLaughlin Group  EX Great British Baking Show Cakes 11:30  TV Christina Cooks: Back to the Cutting Board I Just Want a Little Something  NC  Story in the Public Square Tom Nichols Noon  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Spring Pond  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Lakes & Mountains of New Hampshire 12:30  TV NC SPIN  NC  Fishing Behind the Lines Big Bass on the St. Regis River  EX Downton Abbey Season 4 on Masterpiece Part 8 Lady Rose meets the Prince of Wales. DV 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television Baking in Paris  NC  Song of the Mountains Eddy Raven with Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road 1:30  TV Flavor of Poland with Aleksandra August Torun 2:00  TV America’s Test Kitchen from Cook’s Illustrated Savory & Sweet Italian  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Dom Flemons  EX Downton Abbey Season 5 on Masterpiece Episode 1 A working-class prime minister is elected. DV 2:30  TV Cook’s Country Ballpark Classics  NC  Bluegrass Underground Devil Makes Three 12­ | April

 EX Nature Remarkable Rabbits Many wild rabbits are in danger of being eradicated, despite their remarkable ability to reproduce. 8:00  TV Call the Midwife Episode 3 Lucille delivers a baby in an elevator.  NC  Ireland’s Wild Coast A wildlife cameraman takes an odyssey along Ireland’s rugged Atlantic coast.  EX NOVA The Truth About Fat Learn fat’s role in horTchéky Karyo stars as an insightful yet mone production, stubborn detective on Baptiste on hunger and pregnancy. Masterpiece, premiering Sunday, 9:00  TV World on Fire April 12, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV. on Masterpiece Episode 2 Harry is desper 3:00  TV tasteMAKERS ate for news; Kasia joins the Barton Springs Mill, Polish resistance. Dripping Springs, Texas  EX Spy in the Wild:  NC  Songs at the Center A Nature Miniseries Erin Enderlin, Craig S. Intelligence: Gray Squirrel, Heath & Nikki D. Sea Otter & Orangutan DV 3:30  TV North Carolina 10:00  TV Baptiste on Bookwatch Masterpiece DéShawn Winslow: Episode 1 Julien Baptiste In West Mills hunts for a missing prosti  NC  Songwriters tute in Amsterdam’s seamy Byron Hill criminal underworld.  EX Secrets of the Six  NC  REEL SOUTH Wives F/11 & Be There Divorced  EX Sci NC 4:00  TV Black Issues Forum Science in NC State Parks Catch a new episode of this 10:30  EX ncIMPACT long-running public affairs Urban Broadband— series. Visit unctv.org/bif. Mecklenburg County  NC  Austin City Limits 11:00  TV EastEnders Janelle Monáe  NC  ncIMPACT 4:30  TV McLaughlin Group Urban Broadband—  EX Endeavour Season 3 Mecklenburg County on Masterpiece  EX Antiques Roadshow Prey DV Treasure Fever 5:00  TV Washington Week 11:30  NC  Sci NC  NC  PBS NewsHour Science in NC State Parks Weekend  TV EastEnders 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend 13 MONDAY  NC  ncIMPACT Urban Broadband— 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour Mecklenburg County  NC  BBC World News 6 PM  TV Midsomer Murders America The Flying Club, Part 1  EX Great American  NC  Black Issues Forum Railroad Journeys Catch a new episode of this St. Louis to Jefferson, long-running public affairs Missouri series. Visit unctv.org/bif. 6:30  NC  BBC World News  EX Death in Paradise Outside Source La Murder le Diablé 7:00  TV ncIMPACT 6:30  NC  Blackademics Urban Broadband— Television Mecklenburg County Starr/Morris/Hart  NC  PBS NewsHour 7:00  TV Midsomer Murders  EX Samantha Brown’s The Flying Club, Part 2 Places to Love  NC  Africa’s Great Budapest, Hungary Civilizations 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life The Cross & the Crescent Strawberry Stay at Home DV


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Witness poignant, personal stories of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and other chronic psychiatric conditions on the premiere of Independent Lens Bedlam, Monday, April 13, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV.

 EX Endeavour Season 3 on Masterpiece Coda DV 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Desert Botanical Garden, Part 3  NC  Exploring North Carolina Living Collections 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Birds of Winter 9:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Spokane, Part 3  NC  Sci NC Science in NC State Parks  EX Death in Paradise A Murder in Portrait 9:30  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Lafayette Village 9:50   NC  North Carolina Weekend—Shorts 10:00  TV Independent Lens New! Bedlam ERs, jails and homeless camps are visited to examine the national health crisis of mental illness. DV  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Darin & Brooke Aldridge with John Cowan  EX Tunnel The killer’s actions escalate in his fifth and final “truth.” 10:30  NC  ncIMPACT Urban Broadband— Mecklenburg County 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Finding Your Roots Secrets & Lies: Sigourney Weaver, Justina Machado & Amy Ryan 11:30  TV Amanpour & Company

14 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America

 EX Simply Ming On the Road in California: Monterey 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Taste of Malaysia with Martin Yan Cradle of Malaysia 7:00  TV Flavor, NC Carolina Distillery, Lenoir  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Lisbon DV 7:30  TV North Carolina Weekend From Lafayette Village  EX Travelscope Sechselauten: Switzerland’s Spring Festival DV 8:00  TV The Gene: An Intimate History Episode 2 Geneticists weigh the moral implications of groundbreaking technologies.  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch DéShawn Winslow: In West Mills  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Sedalia to St. Joseph, Missouri 8:30  NC  Story in the Public Square Tom Nichols 9:00  NC  Sci NC Science in NC State Parks  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Lawrence to Lamar, Colorado 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Mike Grell 10:00  TV Definition of Insanity Premiere! Dedicated Miami-Dade County public servants create a humane criminal justice approach to mental illness.  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter The Headliners: Aaron Sorkin

 EX Great American Railroad Journeys La Junta to Colorado Springs 10:30  NC  Reconnecting Roots The Recording Industry: Off the Record, In the Cloud 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Adventures in California’s Tri-Valley DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Tlaloc’s Revenge: Mexico City’s Hydrological Heritage

15 WEDNESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Sci NC Science in NC State Parks 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX ncIMPACT Urban Broadband— Mecklenburg County 7:00  TV Sci NC Science in NC State Parks  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Portugal’s Heartland DV 7:30  TV Exploring North Carolina Cafeteria Line  EX Travelscope Austria: Celebrating the Vine in Vienna & the Burgenland DV 8:00  TV Nature Naledi: One Little Elephant Caretakers and researchers help a baby elephant survive and find her place in the herd. DV  NC  Country Music Hard Times (1933-1945) DV  EX A Chef’s Life Blueberries & Boiling Over 8:30  EX Somewhere South Porridge for the Soul

Explore innovative efforts to shift from incarceration to recovery on Definition of Insanity, Tuesday, April 14, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV. April | 13


evening&weekend listings 9:00  TV Blood Sugar Rising Premiere! Explore the history and science of this hidden crisis, and meet some of the faces behind the statistics. 9:30  EX Taste of History Settling Jamestown 10:00  NC  Legends of Airpower Chappie James  EX Sara’s Weeknight Meals Fan Fare 10:30  NC  NC Beat Gainsay  EX Jamie’s Ultimate Veg Cottage Pie & Bonkers Chip Butty 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Nature Remarkable Rabbits Many wild rabbits are in danger of being eradicated, despite their remarkable ability to reproduce.

16 THURSDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Flavor of Roasted Coffee 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Flavor of Poland with Aleksandra August Poznan, Gniezno 7:00  TV Extraordinary People Follow six adults on the autism spectrum as they find meaningful work.  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Travel Skills: Cruising DV 7:30  TV Dreamers Theater Cognitively challenged teens and young adults stage an original musical.  EX Rick Steves European Easter Celebrate this 2,000year-old story in Spain, Slovenia and Greece. 8:00  TV ncIMPACT Work in Burke— Burke County  NC  Flavor, NC Carolina Distillery, Lenoir 8:30  TV Sci NC Earth Day Show  NC  Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking Mexico City I  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Portugal’s Heartland DV 9:00  TV North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill 14­ | April

Explore personal stories of diabetes, a hidden epidemic affecting over 100 million people in the U.S. and costing close to $350 billion annually, on Blood Sugar Rising, Wednesday, April 15, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.

 NC  A Chef’s Life Gone Clamming, Part 2  EX Weekends with Yankee 9:30  TV David Holt’s State of Music Taj Mahal  NC  Jazzy Vegetarian Salad for Supper  EX Outside: Beyond the Lens Alaska Off the Grid 10:00  TV REEL SOUTH Unmarked  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill  EX Bare Feet in NYC with Mickela Mallozzi Viva la Mexico! DV 10:30  TV REEL SOUTH All Skinfolk Ain’t Kinfolk  NC  Sci NC Earth Day Show  EX Equitrekking Jordan: Petra, Royal Stables & Dead Sea 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Skindigenous Indoneisia: Aman Jepri DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Medellin: A Colombian Transformation

17 FRIDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of History The Tex-mex Republic 6:30  NC  BBC World News Today  EX Dishing with Julia Child The Good Loaf 7:00  TV McLaughlin Group  NC  PBS NewsHour

 EX Rick Steves’ Europe Greek Islands: Santorini, Mykonos & Rhodes DV 7:30  TV NC SPIN  EX 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes & Destinations Chinatown: San Francisco 8:00  TV Washington Week  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill  EX Downton Abbey Season 5 on Masterpiece Episode 2 Rose hits on a strategy to get a radio in the house. DV 8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  ncIMPACT Work in Burke— Burke County 9:00  TV Somewhere South What a Pickle  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Downton Abbey Season 5 on Masterpiece Episode 3 Mary and Lord Gillingham put their love to the test. DV 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  TV Dishing with Julia Child The Potato Show with Rick Bayless & Jacques Pépin  NC  NC SPIN  EX Downton Abbey Season 5 on Masterpiece Episode 4 Lord Merton delivers a bombshell; police suspicions deepen. DV 10:30  TV Dishing with Julia Child To Roast a Chicken with Vivian Howard & Marcus Samuelsson  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX EastEnders 11:30  EX EastEnders


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18 SATURDAY 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood DV  NC  Somewhere South What a Pickle  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  EX Expeditions with Patrick McMillan Sound: The Fullness of Nature, Part 1 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal  EX Exploring North Carolina Cafeteria Line 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  Expeditions with Patrick McMillan California Superbloom: A World of Dramatic Change  EX Sci NC Earth Day Show 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & Peterrific  NC  Exploring North Carolina Cafeteria Line  EX Nature Remarkable Rabbits Despite their remarkable ability to reproduce, many wild rabbits are in danger of being eradicated. 8:30  TV Molly of Denali DV  NC  Sci NC Earth Day Show 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! DV  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill  EX NOVA The Truth About Fat Learn fat’s role in hormone production, hunger and pregnancy. 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  ncIMPACT Work in Burke— Burke County 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill  NC  Carolina Business Review  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Arctic Fire 10:30  TV ncIMPACT Work in Burke— Burke County  NC  Open Mind The Cult of Qanon

Create unforgettable Arrangements from the Garden with J Schwanke’s Life in Bloom, Saturday, April 18, at 11 AM, on UNC-TV.

 EX Dishing with Julia Child Your Own French Onion Soup with Rick Bayless 11:00  TV J Schwanke’s Life in Bloom Arrangements from the Garden  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill The Eleven Grooved Box DV

 EX Taste of History Salt Cay: The Island that Time Forgot 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home Leaders in the Field DV  NC  This American Land Louisiana’s Coastline  EX Somewhere South Porridge for the Soul Noon  TV GardenSMART Turf  NC  To Dine for with Kate Sullivan Gitanjali Rao, Inventor 12:30  TV America’s Heartland Changing Production Techniques by Popular Demand  NC  tasteMAKERS Bløm Meadworks, Ann Arbor, Michigan  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Alaska: The Wilderness of the Volcanoes 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Desert Botanical Garden, Part 3  NC  Exploring North Carolina Cafeteria Line  EX North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill 1:30  NC  Expeditions with Patrick McMillan California Superbloom: A World of Dramatic Change

 EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love The Florida Keys & Key West 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe Edinburgh  NC  Sci NC Earth Day Show  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Sedalia to St. Joseph, Missouri 2:30  TV Outside: Beyond the Lens Australia  NC  Story in the Public Square Tom Nichols 3:00  TV Craftsman’s Legacy The Ski Makers  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Lawrence to Lamar, Colorado 3:30  TV American Woodshop Wood Burning Old Wood for Framed Art Displays  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 4:00  TV This Old House Hour Cape Ann: Hard Work Ahead/Pedestal Sink; Grout Cleaning  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Great American Railroad Journeys La Junta to Colorado Springs 4:30  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal Timber Puppy Drum  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Nature Remarkable Rabbits Many wild rabbits are in danger of being eradicated, despite their remarkable ability to reproduce. 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  Washington Week 6 PM  TV Song of the Mountains Molly Jeanne/Michael Reno Harrell/Mike Stevens  NC  Classic Gospel Best of Jeff & Sheri Easter  EX NOVA The Truth About Fat Learn fat’s role in hormone production, hunger and pregnancy. 7:00  TV As Time Goes By The Mini Series  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Tiffany Harmon  EX Nazi Mega Weapons Jet Fighter Me 262

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evening&weekend listings 7:30  TV As Time Goes By A Trip to Los Angeles  NC  Echo Sessions Band: Doc Aquatic 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders New! 100th Episode! The Killings of Copenhagen, Part 1  NC  Song of the Mountains Mountain Faith  EX Nazi Mega Weapons Fortress Berlin 9:00  TV Midsomer Murders The Killings of Copenhagen, Part 2  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Onstage!  EX Infinity Hall Live Covered: Joan Osborne 10:00  TV Bletchley Circle— San Francisco Charlotte’s Web  NC  Songs at the Center Nellie McKay, Lil’ Red & The Rooster (Jennifer Milligan & Pascal Fouquet)  EX The Kate Delbert McClinton & The Self-Made Men + Dana 10:30  NC  Songwriters Wayne Kirkpatrick 11:00  TV Resistance Victoria and other leaders of the resistance are captured.  NC  Austin City Limits John Prine  EX Music Voyager The Exumas 11:30  EX Songs at the Center Peter Asher & Albert Lee

19 SUNDAY 6 AM  TV Nature Cat  NC  Closer to Truth God’s Sovereignty: A Tribute to Hugh McCann  EX Finding Your Roots Science Pioneers: Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson & Harold Varmus 6:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Education Matters 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV  NC  Open Mind American Demagogue  EX Antiques Roadshow Desert Botanical Garden, Part 3 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  ncIMPACT Work in Burke— Burke County 8:00  TV Curious George DV  NC  Carolina Business Review  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Sedalia to St. Joseph, Missouri 16­ | April

8:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 9:00  TV This Old House Hour Cape Ann: Hard Work Ahead/Pedestal Sink; Grout Cleaning  NC  Washington Week  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Lawrence to Lamar, Colorado 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 10:00  TV Exploring North Carolina NC's Two Coasts, Part 1  NC  NC SPIN  EX Great American Railroad Journeys La Junta to Colorado Springs 10:30  TV Sci NC Earth Day Show  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Chef Vivian Howard: Deep Run Roots 11:00  TV Lidia’s Kitchen From Italy to America  NC  McLaughlin Group  EX Great British Baking Show Bread 11:30  TV Christina Cooks: Back to the Cutting Board Why Italians Live Well: A Story of Lentils  NC  Story in the Public Square Linda Tropp Noon  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Timber Puppy Drum  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Phoenix, Arizona 12:30  TV NC SPIN  NC  Fishing Behind the Lines Friends from West Point, Part 1  EX Downton Abbey Season 5 on Masterpiece Episode 2 Rose hits on a strategy to get a radio in the house. DV 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television The Secrets of Stir-fry  NC  Song of the Mountains Mountain Faith 1:30  TV Flavor of Poland with Aleksandra August Kielce  EX Downton Abbey Season 5 on Masterpiece Episode 3 Mary and Lord Gillingham put their love to the test. DV

2:00  TV America’s Test Kitchen from Cook’s Illustrated Sous Vide for Company  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Onstage! 2:30  TV Cook’s Country A Trip to Tar Heel Country  EX Downton Abbey Season 5 on Masterpiece Episode 4 Lord Merton delivers a bombshell; police suspicions deepen. DV 3:00  TV tasteMAKERS Union Kitchen, Washington, DC  NC  Songs at the Center Nellie McKay, Lil’ Red & the Rooster (Jennifer Milligan & Pascal Fouquet) 3:30  TV North Carolina Bookwatch Chef Vivian Howard: Deep Run Roots  NC  Songwriters Wayne Kirkpatrick  EX Secrets of the Six Wives Beheaded, Died 4:00  TV Black Issues Forum Catch a new episode of this long-running public affairs series. Visit unctv.org/bif.  NC  Austin City Limits John Prine 4:30  TV McLaughlin Group  EX Endeavour Season 3 on Masterpiece Coda DV 5:00  TV Washington Week  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  ncIMPACT Work in Burke— Burke County 6 PM  TV Midsomer Murders The Killings of Copenhagen, Part 1  NC  Black Issues Forum Catch a new episode of this long-running public affairs series. Visit unctv.org/bif.  EX Death in Paradise A Murder in Portrait 6:30  NC  Blackademics Television Robinson/El-Haj/Gomes 7:00  TV Midsomer Murders The Killings of Copenhagen, Part 2  NC  Africa’s Great Civilizations Empires of Gold DV  EX Nature Naledi: One Little Elephant Caretakers and researchers help a baby elephant survive and find her place in the herd. DV


visit unctv.org  EX Tunnel French police capture but then lose the prime suspect. 10:30  NC  ncIMPACT Work in Burke— Burke County 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Finding Your Roots Science Pioneers: Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson & Harold Varmus

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Discover The Man Who Tried to Feed the World: American Experience, premiering Tuesday, April 21, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

8:00  TV Call the Midwife Episode 4 Sister Julienne volunteers Nonnatus House for obstetrics training.  NC  Forces of Nature Shape  EX NOVA Lethal Seas 9:00  TV World on Fire on Masterpiece Episode 3 Tom faces the fight of his life.  NC  Forces of Nature Elements  EX Spy in the Wild: A Nature Miniseries Friendship: Meerkats & Cobras DV 10:00  TV Baptiste on Masterpiece Episode 2 Julien makes a shocking discovery.  NC  REEL SOUTH Unmarked  EX Sci NC Earth Day Show 10:30  NC  REEL SOUTH All Skinfolk Ain’t Kinfolk  EX ncIMPACT Work in Burke— Burke County 11:00  TV EastEnders  NC  ncIMPACT Work in Burke— Burke County  EX Antiques Roadshow Desert Botanical Garden, Part 3 11:30  NC  Sci NC Earth Day Show  TV EastEnders

20 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America

 EX Great American Railroad Journeys La Junta to Colorado Springs 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source 7:00  TV ncIMPACT Work in Burke— Burke County  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Florida Keys & Key West 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life Pimp My Grits  EX Endeavour Season 4 on Masterpiece Game DV 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow McNay Art Museum, Part 1  NC  Exploring North Carolina Cafeteria Line 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Gone to Seed 9:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Little Rock, Part 1  NC  Sci NC Earth Day Show  EX Death in Paradise Tour de Murder 9:30  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill 9:50  NC  North Carolina Weekend—Shorts 10:00  TV Independent Lens The Hottest August New Yorkers share hopes for the future in a time of political division. DV  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Taj Mahal

6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Simply Ming On the Road in California: San Jose 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Taste of Malaysia with Martin Yan East Coast Essence 7:00  TV Flavor, NC In Good Heart Farm, Clayton  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe European Festivals I DV 7:30  TV North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill  EX Travelscope Dreamin’ California’s Coast: Malibu to Big Sur DV 8:00  TV The Man Who Tried To Feed the World: American Experience Premiere! Explore the life of Nobel Peace Prize winner Norman Borlaug, estimated to have saved a billion lives.  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Chef Vivian Howard: Deep Run Roots  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Santa Fe to the Grand Canyon 8:30  NC  Story in the Public Square Linda Tropp 9:00  TV FRONTLINE Premiere! Coronavirus Pandemic See how the Washington state and U.S. governments responded to the outbreak, then explore its impact on the poor, especially children.  NC  Sci NC Earth Day Show  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Minneapolis to St. Paul 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Sean Wang April | 17


evening&weekend listings 10:00  TV Understanding the Opioid Epidemic Experts share information and impactful stories.  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter Power Through Purpose: John Darnielle, Elizabeth Acevedo & Meg Saligman  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Red Wing, Minnesota to Portage, Wisconsin 10:30  NC  Reconnecting Roots Religion: Church in States 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Surprising Toronto DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Baroque Pipe Organs of Oaxaca

22 WEDNESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Sci NC Earth Day Show 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX ncIMPACT Work in Burke— Burke County 7:00  TV Sci NC Science in Daily Life  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe European Festivals II DV 7:30  TV Exploring North Carolina NC's Two Coasts, Part 1  EX Travelscope Papua New Guinea: Cultural Encounters in an Ancient World DV 8:00  TV Climate Change— The Facts Premiere! Examine the impact of climate change and potential solutions to this global threat.

Join the travel guru and humanitarian for Rick Steves Hunger & Hope: Lessons from Ethiopia & Guatemala, Thursday, April 23, at 7 PM, on UNC-TV.

 NC  Country Music The Hillbilly Shakespeare (1945-1953) DV  EX A Chef’s Life Shrimp Sells 8:30  EX Somewhere South Dumpling Dilemma 9:00  TV H2O: The Molecule That Made Us Pulse 9:30  EX Taste of History Jamaica’s Spectacular South Coast 10:00  TV NOVA Killer Floods Examine geologic fingerprints of colossal floods that violently reshaped the ancient world.  NC  Legends of Airpower Butch O’Hare  EX Sara’s Weeknight Meals Mid-East Meets West 10:30  NC  NC Beat Wolves & Wolves & Wolves & Wolves  EX Jamie’s Ultimate Veg Scruffy Lasagne & Bigged-Up Broccoli 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Nature Naledi: One Little Elephant Caretakers and researchers help a baby elephant survive and find her place in the herd. DV

23 THURSDAY

For Earth Day, consider Climate Change—The Facts, Wednesday, April 22, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV. 18­ | April

6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Arctic Fire 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Flavor of Poland with Aleksandra August Torun

7:00  TV Rick Steves Hunger & Hope: Lessons from Ethiopia & Guatemala Premiere! Discover what life is like for the 700 million people living on less than $2 per day. Then, learn about innovative solutions.  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe The Best of Sicily DV 7:30  EX Real Rail Adventures: Swiss International Hubs Efficient Trips to Germany, France & Italy 8:00  TV ncIMPACT Cottage Grove Collaborative—Guilford County  NC  Flavor, NC In Good Heart Farm, Clayton 8:30  TV Sci NC Science in Daily Life  NC  Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking Bermuda  EX Dream of Italy: Tuscan Sun Special Frances Mayes showcases the hilltop town of Cortona. 9:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  A Chef’s Life What’s Your Beef?  EX Weekends with Yankee 9:30  TV David Holt’s State of Music Rising Stars: Presley Barker, The Burnett Sisters, Willow Dillon & Cane Mill Road  NC  Jazzy Vegetarian Summer Afternoon Tea  EX Outside: Beyond the Lens Storm Chasers 10:00  TV REEL SOUTH Sustained Outrage


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Celebrate International Jazz Day, Friday, April 24, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV.

 NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Bare Feet in NYC with Mickela Mallozzi The Lights of Broadway 10:30  TV REEL SOUTH Outspoken  NC  Sci NC Science in Daily Life  EX Equitrekking Uruguay 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Skindigenous British Columbia: Dion Kaszas DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Ancestors of the Ancient Mayas

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24 FRIDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of History Washington’s Winter Headquarters 6:30  NC  BBC World News Today  EX Dishing with Julia Child Your Own French Onion Soup with Rick Bayless 7:00  TV McLaughlin Group  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Sicilian Delights DV 7:30  TV NC SPIN  EX 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes & Destinations Vienna, Austria 8:00  TV Washington Week  NC  North Carolina Weekend Deborah Holt Noel shows what’s up this weekend.

 EX Downton Abbey Season 5 on Masterpiece Episode 5 Rose makes a handsome, new acquaintance. DV 8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  ncIMPACT Cottage Grove Collaborative—Guilford County 9:00  TV Somewhere South It’s a Greens Thing  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Downton Abbey Season 5 on Masterpiece Episode 6 A long and painful mystery is solved. DV 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  TV International Jazz Day From Australia Renowned artists perform in an extraordinary concert.  NC  NC SPIN  EX Downton Abbey Season 5 on Masterpiece Episode 7 Edith is found out; Mary shakes a suitor. DV 10:30  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX EastEnders 11:30  EX EastEnders

25 SATURDAY 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood DV  NC  Somewhere South It’s a Greens Thing  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  EX Expeditions with Patrick McMillan Sound: The Fullness of Nature, Part 2 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV

 NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal  EX Exploring North Carolina NC's Two Coasts, Part 1 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  Expeditions with Patrick McMillan Butterflies: Bringing Butterflies Home!  EX Sci NC Science in Daily Life 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & Peterrific DV  NC  Exploring North Carolina NC's Two Coasts, Part 1  EX Nature Naledi: One Little Elephant Caretakers and researchers help a baby elephant survive and find her place in the herd. DV 8:30  TV Molly of Denali DV  NC  Sci NC Science in Daily Life 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! DV  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX NOVA Lethal Seas 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  ncIMPACT Cottage Grove Collaborative—Guilford County 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  Carolina Business Review  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Hay Smoked Salmon 10:30  TV ncIMPACT Cottage Grove Collaborative—Guilford County  NC  Open Mind American Demagogue  EX Dishing with Julia Child Boeuf Bourguignon with Martha Stewart 11:00  TV J Schwanke’s Life in Bloom From Farm to Plate & Vase  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Table Joints Rule! DV  EX Taste of History Southern Fare at Rattle & Snap 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home Facts of Life DV  NC  This American Land Public Lands  EX Somewhere South Dumpling Dilemma Noon  TV GardenSMART Unique Cottage Garden  NC  To Dine for with Kate Sullivan Katori Hall, Playwright April | 19


evening&weekend listings 2:30  TV America’s Heartland 1 Handmade Historical Dulcimers  NC  tasteMAKERS Roots Kitchen & Cannery, Bozeman, Montana  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Reefs, Ruins & Revivals: Belize’s Melting Pot 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow McNay Art Museum, Part 1  NC  Exploring North Carolina NC's Two Coasts, Part 1  EX North Carolina Weekend 1:30  NC  Expeditions with Patrick McMillan Butterflies: Bringing Butterflies Home!  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Top of the South Island, NZ 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe Naples & Pompeii  NC  Sci NC Science in Daily Life  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Santa Fe to the Grand Canyon 2:30  TV Outside: Beyond the Lens Alaska Off the Grid  NC  Story in the Public Square Linda Tropp 3:00  TV Craftsman’s Legacy The Jeans Maker  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Minneapolis to St. Paul 3:30  TV American Woodshop Making Electric Guitars with Hard Maple Bodies  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 4:00  TV This Old House Hour Cape Ann: Shingled Out/ Paver Patio; Shoe Rack  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Red Wing, Minnesota to Portage, Wisconsin 4:30  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal Tidal Sharks  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Nature Naledi: One Little Elephant Caretakers and researchers help a baby elephant survive and find her place in the herd. DV 20­ | April

5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  Washington Week 6 PM  TV Song of the Mountains Troublesome Hollow Featuring Jim Buchanan & Edgar Loudermilk  NC  Classic Gospel Jerusalem  EX NOVA Lethal Seas 7:00  TV As Time Goes By Dealing with Sally  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Memphis Ukulele Band  EX Nazi Mega Weapons V1: Hitler’s Vengeance Missile 7:30  TV As Time Goes By Problems, Problems  NC  Echo Sessions Band: Camp David 8:00  TV Doctor Blake Mysteries Family Portrait  NC  Song of the Mountains Wilson Banjo Co./Claybank  EX Nazi Mega Weapons The Wolf’s Lair 9:00  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Sam Bush  EX Infinity Hall Live Melissa Etheridge 9:30  NC  Bluegrass Underground Nitty Gritty Dirt Band 10:00  TV Bletchley Circle— San Francisco Madhouse  NC  Songs at the Center Chris Trapper, Olivia Millerschin & Diana Chittester  EX The Kate Joseph 10:30  NC  Songwriters Craig Wiseman 11:00  TV Resistance Lili escapes the Gestapo and returns to Paris, but is later recaptured.  NC  Austin City Limits Kacey Musgraves/ Lukas Nelson  EX Music Voyager Eleuthera 11:30  EX Songs at the Center Emily Keener, Thor Platter & Laurie Caner (Hey Mavis)

26 SUNDAY 6 AM  TV Nature Cat  NC  Closer to Truth Challenges of Analytic Theology  EX Finding Your Roots Slave Trade: Ava DuVernay, S. Epatha Merkerson & Questlove 6:30  NC  Education Matters

7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV  NC  Open Mind Gen Z in the Heartland  EX Antiques Roadshow McNay Art Museum, Part 1 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  ncIMPACT Cottage Grove Collaborative—Guilford County 8:00  TV Curious George DV  NC  Carolina Business Review Chris William and his guests discuss business news in the Carolinas.  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Santa Fe to the Grand Canyon 8:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 9:00  TV This Old House Hour Cape Ann: Shingled Out/ Paver Patio; Shoe Rack  NC  Washington Week  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Minneapolis to St. Paul 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 10:00  TV Exploring North Carolina NC's Two Coasts, Part 2  NC  NC SPIN  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Red Wing, Minnesota to Portage, Wisconsin 10:30  TV Sci NC Science in Daily Life  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Steven Sherrill: The Minotaur Takes His Own Sweet 11:00  TV Lidia’s Kitchen All About Grandma  NC  McLaughlin Group  EX Great British Baking Show Desserts 11:30  TV 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes & Destinations Nashville  NC  Story in the Public Square Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen Noon  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Tidal Sharks  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Vienna, Austria 12:30  TV NC SPIN  NC  Fishing Behind the Lines Friends from West Point, Part 2


visit unctv.org 9:00  TV World on Fire on Masterpiece Episode 4 Kasia’s resistance activity intensifies.  NC  Forces of Nature Motion  EX Spy in the Wild: A Nature Miniseries Meet the Spies: The Original Spy Cams DV 10:00  TV Baptiste on Masterpiece Episode 3 Edward reveals the nature of his relationship with Natalie and Constantin.  NC  REEL SOUTH Sustained Outrage  EX Sci NC Everyone wants a look at who’s in the perambulator. Join Nurse Crane, Sister Hilda, Ronald and Aileen for another bouncing episode of Call the Science in Daily Life Midwife, Sunday, April 26, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV. 10:30  NC  REEL SOUTH Outspoken  EX Secrets of  EX Downton Abbey  EX ncIMPACT the Six Wives Season 5 on Masterpiece Cottage Grove Collabora Divorced, Beheaded, Episode 5 Rose makes tive—Guilford County Survived a handsome, new 11:00  TV EastEnders 4:00  TV Black Issues Forum acquaintance. DV  NC  ncIMPACT 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s Catch a new episode of this Cottage Grove Collaboralong-running public affairs Milk Street Television tive—Guilford County series. Visit unctv.org/bif. Chicken Around the World  EX Antiques Roadshow  NC  Austin City Limits  NC  Song of the Mountains McNay Art Museum, Part 1 Wilson Banjo Co./Claybank Kacey Musgraves/ 11:30  NC  Sci NC Lukas Nelson 1:30  TV Flavor of Poland Science in Daily Life 4:30  TV McLaughlin Group with Aleksandra August  TV EastEnders  EX Endeavour Season 4 Lublin on Masterpiece  EX Downton Abbey 27 MONDAY Season 5 on Masterpiece Game DV 5:00  TV Washington Week Episode 6 A long and 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  PBS NewsHour painful mystery is solved. DV  NC  BBC World News Weekend 2:00  TV America’s Test America 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Kitchen from Cook’s  EX Great American Weekend Illustrated Railroad Journeys  NC  ncIMPACT Childhood Favorites, Red Wing, Minnesota Cottage Grove CollaboraGrown Up to Portage, Wisconsin tive—Guilford County  NC  David Holt’s 6:30  NC  BBC World News 6 PM  TV Doctor Blake State of Music Outside Source Mysteries Sam Bush 7:00  TV ncIMPACT Family Portrait 2:30  TV Cook’s Country Cottage Grove Collabora  NC  Black Issues Forum New Recipes for the Grill tive—Guilford County Catch a new episode of this  NC  Bluegrass  NC  PBS NewsHour long-running public affairs Underground  EX Samantha Brown’s series. Visit unctv.org/bif. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Places to Love  EX Death in Paradise  EX Downton Abbey Top of the South Island, NZ Season 5 on Masterpiece Tour de Murder 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life 6:30  NC  Blackademics Episode 7 Edith is found Cracklin’ Kitchen Television out; Mary shakes a suitor. DV  EX Endeavour Season 4 Ambikaipaker/ 3:00  TV tasteMAKERS on Masterpiece Givens/Foster Den Sake Brewery, Canticle DV 7:00  NC  Africa’s Great Oakland, California 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Civilizations  NC  Songs at the Center McNay Art Museum, Part 2 Cities DV Chris Trapper,  NC  Exploring  EX Nature Olivia Millerschin & North Carolina Forest of the Lynx DV Diana Chittester NC's Two Coasts, Part 1 8:00  TV Call the Midwife 3:30  TV North Carolina 8:30  NC  Exploring Episode 5 A recovering Bookwatch North Carolina cancer patient’s wife refus- Bear Facts: NC’s Big Game Steven Sherrill: es to accept further help. The Minotaur Takes 9:00  TV Antiques Roadshow  NC  Forces of Nature His Own Sweet Little Rock, Part 2 Color  NC  Songwriters  NC  Sci NC  EX Spy in the Wild: Craig Wiseman Science in Daily Life A Nature Miniseries  EX Death in Paradise Bad Behavior DV Pirates of the Murder Scene April | 21


evening&weekend listings 9:30  NC  North Carolina Weekend 9:50  NC  North Carolina Weekend—Shorts 10:00  TV Independent Lens Jim Allison: Breakthrough Meet the Nobel Prize winner who researched a way that the immune system can stop cancer. DV  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Rising Stars: Presley Barker, The Burnett Sister, Willow Dillon & Cane Mill Road  EX Tunnel Things take a nasty turn for Karl. 10:30  NC  ncIMPACT Cottage Grove Collaborative—Guilford County 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Finding Your Roots Slave Trade: Ava DuVernay, S. Epatha Merkerson & Questlove 11:30  TV Amanpour & Company

28 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Simply Ming Ming Tsai with Guest Jodi Adams 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Taste of Malaysia with Martin Yan Life on the Pahang River 7:00  TV Flavor, NC Braswell Foods, Nashville  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Scotland’s Highlands DV 7:30  TV North Carolina Weekend  EX Travelscope San Miguel de Allende: Celebrating in the Heart of Mexico DV 8:00  TV Secrets of the Dead Building Notre Dame Historians, architects and engineers examine this iconic creation.  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Steven Sherrill: The Minotaur Takes His Own Sweet Time  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Milwaukee to Chicago 8:30  NC  Story in the Public Square Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen

29 WEDNESDAY

Explore Inside the Vatican, Tuesday, April 28, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.

9:00  TV Inside the Vatican Premiere! Get rare, behind-the-scenes access to those who live and work in the Vatican.  NC  Sci NC Science in Daily Life  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Chicago to Champaign, Illinois 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Tom Rasch 10:00  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter From the Top: Jonathan Safran Foer  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Mattoon, Illinois to Memphis Tennessee 10:30  NC  Reconnecting Roots Irish Immigrants: Emerald Isle to Ellis Island 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Ontario’s Central Counties: Multi-Cultural Advent DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman From the San Juans to Moab By Mountain Bike

6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Sci NC Science in Daily Life 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX ncIMPACT Cottage Grove Collaborative—Guilford County 7:00  TV Sci NC Science in Daily Life  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Scotland’s Islands DV 7:30  TV Exploring North Carolina NC's Two Coasts, Part 2  EX Travelscope Italy: Friuli Venezia Giulia— Italy’s Hidden Reg DV 8:00  TV Spy in the Wild: A Nature Miniseries Season Premiere! The Tropics Hippos, gorillas and pygmy elephants get the spy treatment.  NC  Country Music I Can’t Stop Loving You (1953-1963) DV  EX A Chef’s Life R-E-S-P-E-C-T the Butterbean 8:30  EX Somewhere South What a Pickle 9:00  TV H2O: The Molecule That Made US Civilizations 9:30  EX Taste of History The Bounty of Penn’s Pennsylvania 10:00  TV NOVA Poisoned Water Examine the chemistry and engineering that led to the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.  NC  Legends of Airpower Sam Johnson  EX Sara’s Weeknight Meals Sam’s Simple Saute

Experts expound about what went into Building Notre Dame on Secrets of the Dead, Tuesday, April 28, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV. 22­ | April


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See what fake animals discover about real animals when a new season of Spy in the Wild: A Nature Miniseries premieres Wednesday, April 29, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

0:30  NC  NC Beat 1 Best of Season 1  EX Jamie’s Ultimate Veg Bean Burger, Charred Salad, Spicy Curry 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  EX Nature Forest of the Lynx DV  NC  PBS NewsHour

30 THURSDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Hay Smoked Salmon

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