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02/2020 S o n g s a t t h e C e n t e r • C y b e r c h a s e o n R o o t l e’s B l o c k P a r t y • F a ke o r F o r t u n e?

CONVERSATIONS WILL FOLLOW. For trusted news and views from North Carolina, across the country and around the world, we’re your public affairs experts. And this month, UNC School of Government Professor Anita Brown-Graham and her team bring the listening, learning and leading that create conversations as the second season of ncIMPACT premieres Thursday, February 6, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV PBS & More.


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NEW ODD SQUAD SPECIAL Premieres Monday, February 17, on Rootle! Catch the new special Odd Squad: Odd Beginnings, premiering Monday, February 17, on Rootle and on our 24/7 stream at unctv.org/rootle! After the Agents discover a rare 44-leaf clover, villains are also hot on its trail, oddly enough. The Agents must find and save this legendary ODD artifact before it’s too late!

BLAST OFF WITH CYBERCHASE! Weekends, at 7 AM & 1 PM Come along on a wild ride through cyberspace with Cyberchase this month on Roo’s Block Party! Jackie, Matt and Inez must use the power of math in these thrilling, classic, good-versus-evil battles of the brains.

6 AM Cyberchase 7:00 Arthur DV   Read-a-roo’s Block Party—Cyberchase (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—Cyberchase (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 SATURDAY 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood DV  NC  High Point University Presents: Michio Kaku HPU President Nido Qubein welcomes the theoretical physicist and String Field Theory co-founder.  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal Flukes & Top Water 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  EX Expeditions with Patrick McMillan Colorado’s Rocky Mountains: Rooftop of America 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Flukes & Top Water  EX Exploring North Carolina Colors of the Earth 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  Outside with Greg Aiello Iceland  EX My Home, NC Mama Dip, Coming of the Shad, Land of Oz, Banjo Earth 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & Peterrific DV  NC  Exploring North Carolina Colors of the Earth  EX Let There Be Light Meet the National Cathedral’s stained glass artisans. 8:30  TV Molly of Denali DV

LISTINGS KEY:  TV U  NC-TV  NC  N  orth Carolina Channel  EX U  NC-EX Explorer Channel DV Descriptive Video Service COLOR UNC-TV productions & local interest Shaded programs indicate spring fundraiser specials. 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. 4­ | February

 NC  Sci NC NC Astronaut Christina Koch from the ISS 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! DV  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Gibsonville  EX Good Work: Masters of the Building Arts Meet painters, stone masons and artisans. 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  ncIMPACT Rural Health Transportation 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend From Gibsonville  NC  Carolina Business Review Chris William and his guests discuss business news in the Carolinas.  EX New Scandinavian Cooking A Whole Salmon 10:20  TV Sci NC—Shorts Cotton 10:30  TV ncIMPACT Rural Health Transportation  NC  The Open Mind Bias, Bigotry & Tyrannical Discourse  EX Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food Beef/Squid/Pork/Polenta 11:00  TV Growing a Greener World Gardening with the Masters: King of Compost, Unusual Fruit & the Weedless Garden  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Painless Panel Doors  EX A Taste of History Pennsbury: The Working Estate 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home Crystal Bridges, American Dreams  NC  Make48 After focus groups, the winning products get marketing strategies.  EX Bare Feet with Mickela Mallozzi Lumbee Dance of the Spring Moon: Robeson County DV Noon  TV GardenSMART Hedges Expertise  NC  Growing a Greener World Catching Up with TV Garden Legend Paul James  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Tahiti & Bora Bora 12:30  TV America’s Heartland Cherry Harvest/ Growing Under Glass

 NC  tasteMAKERS Pucker Up  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Winter in the Caldera: January in the Yellowstone Hotspot 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Bonanzaville, Part 1  NC  Exploring North Carolina Colors of the Earth  EX North Carolina Weekend From Gibsonville 1:30  NC  Changing Seas Mystery of the Humpback Whale Song  EX Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Sonoma County, California 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe Provence: Legendary Light, Wind & Wine  NC  Sci NC NC Astronaut Christina Koch from the ISS  EX Real Rail Adventures: Swiss Grand Tour Zurich, St. Gallen, Gstaad & Montreux 2:30  TV Great Scenic Railway Journeys Nevada Northern, Grand Canyon, Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroads  NC  Story in the Public Square Dr. John Halpern & David Blistein 3:00  TV A Craftsman’s Legacy The Cheesemaker  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé National TV’s only womencentered news analysis show tackles hot topics.  EX Real Rail Adventures: Swiss Winter Magic Discover outdoor excitement aboard the world’s best rail system. 3:30  TV American Woodshop Maloof-Inspired Chair, Part 2  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover Bright minds and fresh voices debate important challenges. 4:00  TV This Old House Hour Paradise Lost/Loose Railing, Smart Thermostat  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman Follow lively conversations and interviews with key policy makers about important issues facing NC and the nation.


visit unctv.org  EX Real Rail Adventures: Switzerland Marvel at construction and engineering feats, along with visual splendors. 4:30  NC  NC SPIN Join Tom Campbell and his guests for informative, balanced debate for the Old North State. 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal Flukes & Top Water  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend Gain insights about the week’s issues.  EX Independent Lens— Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges & Universities Explore the pivotal role of HBCUs in America. DV 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  Washington Week Leading journalists analyze major news and events. 6 PM  TV Song of the Mountains Tribute & Memorial to Miss Dixie Hall  NC  Classic Gospel Joey+Rory: Hymns that Are Important to Us 6:30  EX The Education of Harvey Gantt Follow the story of the first African-American student accepted to a white college in SC. 7:00  TV As Time Goes By Surprise, Surprise  NC  Sun Studio Sessions The Local  EX Leah Chase: The Queen of Creole Cuisine See how this New Orleans Creole cook became a top, award-winning chef. 7:30  TV As Time Goes By Relationships  NC  Echo Sessions Band: White Denim 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders Not in My Back Yard, Part 1  NC  Song of the Mountains David Holt & Josh Goforth  EX Queen of Swing Follow the life and career of Jazz Age trailblazer, actress and dancer Norma Miller. 9:00  TV Midsomer Murders Not in My Back Yard, Part 2  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Bryan Sutton & Rhiannon Giddens  EX Live from the Artists Den James Bay

8:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 9:00  TV This Old House Hour Paradise Lost/Loose Railing, Smart Thermostat  NC  Washington Week  EX Real Rail Adventures: Swiss Winter Magic Discover outdoor excitement aboard the world’s best rail system. 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman Meet Leah Chase: The Queen of 10:00  TV Exploring Creole Cuisine, Saturday, February 1, North Carolina at 7 PM, on the Explorer Channel. Maine to Florida in 1 Day  NC  NC SPIN 9:30  NC  Bluegrass  EX Real Rail Adventures: Underground Switzerland Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Marvel at construction and 10:00  TV Bletchley Circle engineering feats, along Cracking a Killer’s Code, with visual splendors. Part 2 10:30  TV Sci NC  NC  Brandi Carlile in Agriculture Concert—A Bluegrass  NC  North Carolina Underground Special Bookwatch The singer/songwriter William Sturkey: performs songs of Hattiesburg love, joy and loss. 11:00  TV Lidia’s Kitchen  EX The Kate Welcome to My Home Kiefer Sutherland  NC  The McLaughlin Group 11:00  TV Woman in White Tom Rogan, Pat Buchanan, Episode 2 Laura conEleanor Clift, Clarence Page fesses her feelings. and others discuss politics.  NC  Austin City Limits  EX Great British Billie Eilish Baking Show  EX Music Voyager Pies & Tarts Aegean Beats of Turkey 11:30  TV Christina Cooks: 11:30  EX Songs at the Center Back to the Bob Thompson, Todd Cutting Board Burge & Jessica Baldwin The Beat Goes On  NC  To the Contrary 2 SUNDAY with Bonnie Erbé Noon  TV FRONT ROW 6 AM  TV Nature Cat with Marc Rotterman  NC  Closer to Truth  NC  Carolina Is the Multiverse Real? Outdoor Journal  EX Finding Your Roots Flukes & Top Water Secrets & Lies with  EX Travelscope Sigourney Weaver, Justina Maine: Town & Country Machado & Amy Ryan 12:30  TV NC SPIN 6:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Fishing  NC  Education Matters Behind the Lines Learn about key issues A West Point Experience: affecting education in NC. Scott Granger & 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV Doug Rothenbush  NC  The Open Mind  EX Downton Abbey Weaponizing Rhetoric Season 1 on Masterpiece  EX Antiques Roadshow Part 4, Heir Crisis Bonanzaville, Part 1 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Milk Street Television Neighborhood DV 
 New French Classics  NC  ncIMPACT  NC  Song of the Mountains Rural Health Transportation David Holt & Josh Goforth 8:00  TV Curious George 1:30  TV Flavor of Poland  NC  Carolina with Aleksandra August Business Review Rzeszów  EX Real Rail Adventures: Swiss Grand Tour Zurich, St. Gallen, Gstaad & Montreux February | 5


evening&weekend listings 2:00  TV America’s Test Kitchen from Cook’s Illustrated Two Classic Pastas  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Bryan Sutton & Rhiannon Giddens  EX Downton Abbey Season 2 on Masterpiece Part 1, To War 2:30  TV Cook’s Country The Perfect Cake  NC  Bluegrass Underground Nitty Gritty Dirt Band 3:00  TV Sara’s Weeknight Meals Meaty Salads  NC  Brandi Carlile in Concert—A Bluegrass Underground Special The singer/songwriter performs songs of love, joy and loss. 3:30  TV North Carolina Bookwatch William Sturkey: Hattiesburg 4:00  TV Black Issues Forum Visit unctv.org/bif.  NC  Austin City Limits Billie Eilish  EX Manners of Downton Abbey: A Masterpiece Special The series’ historical advisor shares how 1900s British aristocrats behaved. DV 4:30  TV The McLaughlin Group 5:00  TV Washington Week  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Grantchester Season 3 on Masterpiece Episode 5 A woman’s death is covered up. DV 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  ncIMPACT Rural Health Transportation 6 PM  TV Midsomer Murders Not in My Back Yard, Part 1  NC  Black Issues Forum Visit unctv.org/bif.  EX Death in Paradise Dark Memories 6:30  NC  Blackademics Television Blakes/Adair/Staples 7:00  TV Midsomer Murders Not in My Back Yard, Part 2  NC  Africa’s Great Civilizations Origins DV  EX Shetland Intense Risk 8:00  TV Howards End on Masterpiece Episode 4, Series Finale Margaret is undaunted by Henry’s past wrongs; Helen abruptly leaves for Europe. 6­ | February

See the end of Howards End on Masterpiece, Sunday, February 2, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

 NC  Africa’s Great Civilizations The Cross & the Crescent

 EX Real Rail Adventures: Switzerland Marvel at construction and DV engineering feats, along  EX NOVA with visual splendors. The Impossible Flight 6:30  NC  BBC World News Two intrepid pilots try to Outside Source build and fly the first solar Ros Atkins offers an inairplane around the world. novative take on the latest 9:00  TV Sanditon global stories. on Masterpiece 7:00  TV Reconnect NC: Episode 5 Young Stringer Reconnecting Communities threatens a worker boycott Explore reconnections to of the annual cricket match. community, between rural  NC  Africa’s Great and urban areas and to Civilizations economic opportunity. Empires of Gold DV  NC  PBS NewsHour 10:00  TV Vienna Blood Get in-depth analyses Episode 3 Oskar asks Max of current events. to help probe gruesome  EX Rick Steves’ Europe murders in the city’s slums. Dubrovnik & Balkan  NC  REEL SOUTH Sidetrips Gip 7:30  EX Samantha Brown’s  EX My Home, NC Places To Love Mama Dip, Coming of Sonoma County, California the Shad, Land of Oz, 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Banjo Earth Bonanzaville, Part 2 10:30  EX ncIMPACT  NC  Exploring Rural Health Transportation North Carolina 11:00  TV EastEnders Maine to Florida in 1 Day  NC  ncIMPACT  EX Grantchester Rural Health Transportation Season 3 on Masterpiece  EX Antiques Roadshow Episode 6 Sidney tries to Bonanzaville, Part 1 right a wrong. DV 11:30  NC  Muse 8:30  NC  Exploring What’s Old Is New: Art-ONorth Carolina Mat, Quilla & A/V Geeks Edge of Life  TV EastEnders 9:00  TV No Passport 11:50  NC  North Carolina Required Weekend—Shorts Philadelphia Spoon River  NC  Sci NC NC Astronaut Christina Koch from the ISS 3 MONDAY  EX Death in Paradise 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour Melodies of Murder Get in-depth analyses 9:30  NC  North Carolina of current events. Weekend  NC  BBC World News From Gibsonville America 9:50  NC  North Carolina Katty Kay shares unique Weekend—Shorts global perspectives. Southern Supreme


visit unctv.org 0:00  TV Independent Lens 1 Cooked: Survival by Zip Code Learn how a 1995 heat wave killed 739 Chicagoans. DV  NC  My Home, NC Mama Dip, Coming of the Shad, Land of Oz, Banjo Earth  EX Shetland The Net Closes 10:30  NC  ncIMPACT Rural Health Transportation 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour Special Coverage  EX Finding Your Roots Secrets & Lies with Sigourney Weaver, Justina Machado & Amy Ryan 11:30  TV Amanpour & Company The acclaimed journalist and top peers explore today’s topics.

4 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Simply Ming Ming Tsai with Amanda Freitag 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Yan Can Cook: Spice Kingdom Fine Art, Fine Food 7:00  TV Flavor, NC Smith’s Blueberries/ Cornerstone Tea  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe The Best of Slovenia 7:30  TV North Carolina Weekend From Gibsonville  EX Travelscope Taiwan Matsu Festival & Islands 8:00  TV Finding Your Roots Science Pioneers with Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson & Harold Varmus

10:30  NC  Variety Studio: Actors on Actors Adam Driver & Charlize Theron/Cynthia Erivo & Alfre Woodard 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Passage Through Chile’s Tierra del Fuego Around Cape Horn DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Havana: Inside the City

5 WEDNESDAY PBS NewsHour presents President Trump’s 2020 State of the Union address, Tuesday, February 4, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.

 NC  North Carolina Bookwatch William Sturkey: Hattiesburg  EX Great American Railroad Journeys St. Louis to Jefferson, Missouri 8:30  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé 9:00  TV PBS NewsHour: President Trump’s 2020 State of the Union Join Judy Woodruff and seasoned experts for live coverage and analysis. DV  NC  Sci NC NC Astronaut Christina Koch from the ISS  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Sedalia to St. Joseph, Missouri 9:30  NC  Comic Culture J.M. DeMatteis 10:00  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter The Right Left Turns  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Lawrence to Lamar, Colorado

6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX My Home, NC Mama Dip, Coming of the Shad, Land of Oz, Banjo Earth 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX ncIMPACT Rural Health Transportation 7:00  TV Sci NC NC Astronaut Christina Koch from the ISS  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Granada, Córdoba & Spain’s Costa del Sol 7:30  TV Exploring North Carolina Maine to Florida in 1 Day  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese NC: Bears, Gators & Wolves 8:00  TV NOVA Polar Extremes  NC  Vietnam War Things Fall Apart DV  EX A Chef’s Life Cracklin’ Kitchen 8:30  EX Pati’s Mexican Table Ancient Yucatan with My Boys 9:00  EX Mexico— One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless Picture-Perfect Pozole Party 9:30  NC  Legends of Airpower Carl “Tooey” Spaatz  EX A Taste of History 300 Years of Service 10:00  TV Expedition with Steve Backshall Mexico: Flooded Caves  NC  David Holt’s State of Music David Holt House Party 2  EX Sara’s Weeknight Meals Budget Stretchers

Explore Polar Extremes on the season premiere of NOVA, Wednesday, February 5, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV. February | 7


evening&weekend listings 0:30  NC  NC Beat 1 Almost People & Pink Drinks  EX Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food Lamb Kofta/Broad Bean Salad/Alaska 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Nature The Cheetah Children DV

6 THURSDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX New Scandinavian Cooking A Whole Salmon 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television From Morocco to Egypt 7:00  TV ncIMPACT Town Hall Robeson County From the UNC-Pembroke campus, learn what areas go through during disaster recovery and how that affects housing and workforce development.  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Andalucia, Gibraltar & Tangier 7:30  EX Travelscope Myanmar Irrawaddy River Adventure 8:00  TV ncIMPACT Season Premiere! The Opioid Crisis  NC  Flavor, NC Smith’s Blueberries/ Cornerstone Tea  EX Travelscope Berlin & Western Poland: Over the Borderline DV 8:30  TV My Home, NC Randy Travis: From Marshville to Nashville  NC  Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking Livorno, Italy  EX Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions A History of Chocolate, Part 2 9:00  TV North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory  NC  A Chef’s Life Stop, Squash & Roll  EX Weekends with Yankee Land & Sea 9:30  TV Echo Sessions Band: Ghost Light  NC  Jazzy Vegetarian Quick Quesadilla Supper 8­ | February

Witness ways in which the opioid crisis is being addressed in our state on the second season premiere of ncIMPACT, Thursday, February 6, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

 EX Great Scenic Railway Journeys Nevada Northern, Grand Canyon, Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroads 10:00  TV High Point University Presents: Allen Gant HPU President Nido Qubein speaks with the retired textile titan.  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory  EX Bare Feet with Mickela Mallozzi Hogmanay in Edinburgh, Scotland DV 10:30  NC  My Home, NC Randy Travis: From Marshville to Nashville  EX Travelogue China The Pearl River: Mouth to Source, Part 9 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope The Many Faces of Los Cabos, Mexico DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Ecuador: Native Peoples Meet the Oilmen

7 FRIDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX A Taste of History Handmade: Crafts of the 18th Century 6:30  NC  BBC World News Today  EX Kevin Belton’s New Orleans Celebrations Fried Chicken Fest 7:00  TV The McLaughlin Group  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Oslo 7:30  TV NC SPIN

 EX Travelscope Christmas Celebrations Around the Globe 8:00  TV Washington Week  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory  EX Downton Abbey Season 2 on Masterpiece Part 2, Convalescent Home 8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  ncIMPACT The Opioid Crisis 9:00  TV Country Music Will the Circle Be Unbroken? (1968-1972) DV  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Downton Abbey Season 2 on Masterpiece Part 3, Soup Kitchen 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  NC  NC SPIN  EX Downton Abbey Season 2 on Masterpiece Part 4, An Uncertain Fate 10:30  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX EastEnders 11:30  EX EastEnders

8 SATURDAY 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood DV  NC  High Point University Presents: Allen Gant HPU President Nido Qubein speaks with the retired textile titan.  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal Top Water Red Drum 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  EX Expeditions with Patrick McMillan Colorado’s Rocky Mountains: Challenges & Changes


visit unctv.org 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Top Water Red Drum  EX Exploring North Carolina Maine to Florida in 1 Day 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  Alive! In America’s Delta The Whooping Crane’s Majestic Return  EX My Home, NC Courage of Chris Rosati, Salem Street Drum Co., Highland Brewing Company, Hospital to Home, Villa Verde 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & Peterrific DV  NC  Exploring North Carolina Maine to Florida in 1 Day  EX NOVA The Impossible Flight Two intrepid pilots try to build and fly the first solar airplane around the world. 8:30  TV Molly of Denali DV  NC  My Home, NC Randy Travis: From Marshville to Nashville 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! DV  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  ncIMPACT The Opioid Crisis 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory  NC  Carolina Business Review  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Happy Holiday Food 10:20  TV Chasing Frames Urgent Air Care 10:30  TV ncIMPACT The Opioid Crisis  NC  The Open Mind Weaponizing Rhetoric  EX Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food Pork/Prawns/Gnocchi/ Cheesecake 10:50  TV Sci NC—Shorts Animal Tracking 11:00  TV Growing a Greener World Bringing Nature Home  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Hand Plane Essentials with Chris Schwarz  EX A Taste of History The Monticello Wine Experiment

11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home Embrace Your Space DV  NC  Make48 The team recaps the journey to the marketplace.  EX Bare Feet with Mickela Mallozzi Hogmanay in Edinburgh, Scotland DV Noon  TV GardenSMART Stunning 80-Acre Botanical Garden  NC  Growing a Greener World Gardening with the Masters: King of Compost, Unusual Fruit & the Weedless Garden  EX Rudy Maxa’s World The Islands of Polynesia 12:30  TV America’s Heartland Saving Wild Mustangs  NC  tasteMAKERS Out of the Box  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Whistles in the Mist: Whistled Speech in Oaxaca 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Bonanzaville, Part 2  NC  Exploring North Carolina Maine to Florida in 1 Day  EX North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory 1:30  NC  Expeditions with Patrick McMillan California Superbloom: A World of Dramatic Change  EX Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Sailing the British Virgin Islands 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe French Riviera: Uniquely Chic  NC  My Home, NC Randy Travis: From Marshville to Nashville  EX Great American Railroad Journeys St. Louis to Jefferson, Missouri 2:30  TV Great Scenic Railway Journeys Texas State Railroad  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé 3:00  TV A Craftsman’s Legacy The Primitive Bowmaker  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Sedalia to St. Joseph, Missouri

3:30  TV American Woodshop Shaker-Inspired Spindle Bench Turning for Beginners  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 4:00  TV This Old House Hour Paradise Out of the Ashes/ Weird Shower Valve  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Lawrence to Lamar, Colorado 4:30  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal Top Water Red Drum  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX NOVA The Impossible Flight Two intrepid pilots try to build and fly the first solar airplane around the world. 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  Washington Week 6 PM  TV Song of the Mountains Tribute & Memorial to Miss Dixie Hall  NC  Classic Gospel Best of the Cathedrals 7:00  TV As Time Goes By The Picnic  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Grace Askew  EX Fats Domino: American Masters Discover how the artist’s brand of New Orleans rhythm and blues became rock‘n’roll in the 1950s. 7:30  TV As Time Goes By White Hunter  NC  Echo Sessions Musician: Jane Kramer 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders Fit for Murder, Part 1  NC  Song of the Mountains Randall Hibbitts & Appalachia/The Bankesters  EX B.B. King: American Masters Candid interviews shed light on the challenging life and career of the “King of the Blues.” 9:00  TV Midsomer Murders Fit for Murder, Part 2  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Bryan Sutton & Rhiannon Giddens  EX Live from the Artists Den Vance Joy 9:30  NC  Bluegrass Underground Amanda Shires

February | 9


evening&weekend listings 0:00  TV Bletchley Circle 1 Cracking a Killer’s Code, Part 3  NC  Songs at the Center Season Premiere! Sarah Peacock, T. Wong & John Schwab  EX The Kate Mary Lambert 10:30  NC  Songwriters Rodney Crowell 11:00  TV Woman in White Episode 3 Sir Percival faces money troubles.  NC  Austin City Limits Rosalía  EX Music Voyager Florida: The Other Hollywood 11:30  EX Songs at the Center Cheley Tackett, Micah Kesselring & Mandy Cook

9 SUNDAY 6 AM  TV Nature Cat  NC  Closer to Truth Critical Realism in Science & Religion?  EX Finding Your Roots Science Pioneers with Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson & Harold Varmus 6:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Education Matters 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV  NC  The Open Mind The Science & Necessity of Friendship  EX Antiques Roadshow Bonanzaville, Part 2 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  ncIMPACT The Opioid Crisis 8:00  TV Curious George DV  NC  Carolina Business Review  EX Great American Railroad Journeys St. Louis to Jefferson, Missouri 8:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 9:00  TV This Old House Hour Paradise Out of the Ashes/ Weird Shower Valve  NC  Washington Week  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Sedalia to St. Joseph, Missouri 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 10:00  TV Exploring North Carolina Knowing Your Estate (Your State Parks, That Is)  NC  NC SPIN

10­ | February

Ponder the art of courtly love as A Very British Romance with Lucy Worsley premieres Sunday, February 9, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

 EX Great American Railroad Journeys Lawrence to Lamar, Colorado 10:30  TV My Home, NC Randy Travis: From Marshville to Nashville  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Denise Kiernan: The Last Castle 11:00  TV Lidia’s Kitchen Brunch Brilliance  NC  The McLaughlin Group  EX Great British Baking Show Continental Cakes 11:30  TV Christina Cooks: Back to the Cutting Board A Simple Supper  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé Noon  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Top Water Red Drum  EX Travelscope Thailand: Bangkok & Beyond 12:30  TV NC SPIN  NC  Fishing Behind the Lines Back to My Roots: Don Meissner  EX Downton Abbey Season 2 on Masterpiece Part 2, Convalescent Home 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television Secrets of Oaxaca  NC  Song of the Mountains Randall Hibbitts & Appalachia/The Bankesters 1:30  TV Flavor of Poland with Aleksandra August Białystok  EX Downton Abbey Season 2 on Masterpiece Part 3, Soup Kitchen 2:00  TV America’s Test Kitchen from Cook’s Illustrated Chicken & Biscuits

 NC  David Holt’s State of Music Bryan Sutton & Rhiannon Giddens 2:30  TV Cook’s Country Roast Beef & Potatoes  NC  Bluegrass Underground Amanda Shires  EX Downton Abbey Season 2 on Masterpiece Part 4, An Uncertain Fate 3:00  TV Sara’s Weeknight Meals Key West Eats  NC  Songs at the Center Sarah Peacock, T. Wong & John Schwab 3:30  TV North Carolina Bookwatch Denise Kiernan: The Last Castle  NC  Songwriters Rodney Crowell  EX Wuthering Heights Premiere! Part 1 Witness Heathcliff and Cathy’s fiery romance in this adaptation of the Emily Brontë classic. 4:00  TV Black Issues Forum Visit unctv.org/bif.  NC  Austin City Limits Rosalía 4:30  TV The McLaughlin Group 5:00  TV Washington Week  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Grantchester Season 3 on Masterpiece Episode 6 Sidney tries to right a wrong. DV 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  ncIMPACT The Opioid Crisis 6 PM  TV Midsomer Murders Fit for Murder, Part 1  NC  Black Issues Forum Visit unctv.org/bif.  EX Death in Paradise Melodies of Murder


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Is a striking sketch with a checkered past the work of iconic British painter John Constable? Find out on Fake or Fortune?, premiering Monday, February 10, at 10 PM, on the Explorer Channel.

6:30  NC  Blackademics Television Khabele/Chery 7:00  TV Midsomer Murders Fit for Murder, Part 2  NC  Africa’s Great Civilizations Cities DV  EX Shetland The Net Closes 8:00  TV A Very British Romance with Lucy Worsley Premiere! Part 1 Explore 300 years of love rituals.  NC  Africa’s Great Civilizations The Atlantic Age DV  EX NOVA Polar Extremes 9:00  TV Sanditon on Masterpiece Episode 6 Charlotte and Sidney comb the London underworld to find Miss Lambe; Tom tries to save Sanditon.  NC  Africa’s Great Civilizations Commerce & the Clash of Civilizations DV 10:00  TV Vienna Blood Episode 4 Max and Oskar are drawn into the sphere of nationalistic groups.  NC  REEL SOUTH Alabama Bound  EX My Home, NC Courage of Chris Rosati, Salem Street Drum Co., Highland Brewing Company, Hospital to Home, Villa Verde 10:30  EX ncIMPACT The Opioid Crisis 11:00  TV EastEnders  NC  ncIMPACT The Opioid Crisis  EX Antiques Roadshow Bonanzaville, Part 2

11:30  NC  Muse Arts in Community: Environmental Artist Bryant Holsenbeck, DREAMS of Wilmington, 12 Note Music Program  TV EastEnders 11:50  NC  North Carolina Weekend—Shorts Timberlake Gallery

10 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Lawrence to Lamar, Colorado 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source 7:00  TV ncIMPACT The Opioid Crisis  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Norway’s West: Fjords, Mountains & Bergen 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life Prolific Peppers  EX Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Sailing the British Virgin Islands 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Bonanzaville, Part 3  NC  Exploring North Carolina Knowing Your Estate (Your State Parks, That Is)  EX Grantchester Season 3 on Masterpiece Episode 7 A boy goes missing. DV 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Little Mountains 9:00  TV No Passport Required Las Vegas

 NC  My Home, NC Randy Travis: From Marshville to Nashville  EX Death in Paradise Murder on the Honore Express, Part 1 of 4 9:30  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory 10:00  TV Independent Lens Leftover Women Educated, successful but unmarried women are stigmatized in China. DV  NC  My Home, NC Courage of Chris Rosati, Salem Street Drum Co., Highland Brewing Company, Hospital to Home, Villa Verde  EX Fake or Fortune? Season Premiere! Constable 10:30  NC  ncIMPACT The Opioid Crisis 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Finding Your Roots Science Pioneers with Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson & Harold Varmus

11 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Simply Ming Ming Tsai with Ken Oringer 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Yan Can Cook: Spice Kingdom Back to Roots 7:00  TV Flavor, NC Sunburst Trout Farms  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Stockholm 7:30  TV North Carolina Weekend From Videri Chocolate Factory  EX Travelscope Taiwan Naturally 8:00  TV Finding Your Roots Slave Trade with Ava DuVernay, S. Epatha Merkerson & Questlove  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Denise Kiernan: The Last Castle  EX Great American Railroad Journeys La Junta to Colorado Springs 8:30  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé

February | 11


evening&weekend listings  EX ncIMPACT The Opioid Crisis 7:00  TV My Home, NC Randy Travis: From Marshville to Nashville  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Helsinki & Tallinn: Baltic Sisters 7:30  TV Exploring North Carolina Knowing Your Estate (Your State Parks, That Is)  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese Nashville: Beyond the Music 8:00  TV Nature 
 Wild Florida  NC  Vietnam War The Veneer of Civilization

13 THURSDAY

6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Happy Holiday Food 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television The New Australia Follow one of boxing’s most historic 7:00  TV Our State matches on The Fight: American Thomas Built/Ranger Experience, Tuesday, February 11, Doug/Cherokee Culture at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe 9:00  TV The Fight: Galicia & the Camino American Experience de Santiago Premiere! Learn about two DV 7:30  TV Sci NC extraordinary boxers:  EX A Chef’s Life New Discoveries Germany’s Max Schmeling  EX Travelscope and American Joe Louis. DV Tomatoes...You Say Heirloom, I Say Old Timey Taiwan: Mountain Beauty,  NC  My Home, NC 8:30  EX Pati’s Mexican Table Villages & Cultures Randy Travis: From Izamal—Gold & God 8:00  TV ncIMPACT Marshville to Nashville 9:00  TV NOVA Integrating Communities  EX Great American Dogs  NC  Flavor, NC Railroad Journeys  EX Mexico— Sunburst Trout Farms Santa Fe to the One Plate at a Time  EX Travelscope Grand Canyon with Rick Bayless Zermatt, Switzerland: 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Beautifully Balanced Ceviche Under the Shadow of Joe Rubinstein 9:30  EX A Taste of History the Matterhorn DV 10:00  TV FRONTLINE Bonaparte in St. Lucia 8:30  TV My Home, NC Premiere! Battle for Hong 10:00  TV Expedition with The Highlands: Biltmore, Kong See how protesters Steve Backshall Highland Scottish Cattle, transformed in their efforts. Borneo: Dark Shadow Pick-Your-Own  NC  Articulate  NC  Legends of Airpower Blueberry Farm with Jim Cotter Buzz Aldrin  NC  Moveable Feast Seeking Deeper Truths  EX Sara’s with Fine Cooking  EX Great American Weeknight Meals Cadenet, France Railroad Journeys Meal in a Pan  EX Burt Wolf: Minneapolis to St. Paul 10:30  NC  NC Beat Travels & Traditions 10:30  NC  Variety Studio: Gainsay The History of Water Actors on Actors  EX Jamie’s 9:00  TV North Carolina Jennifer Lopez & Robert Quick & Easy Food Weekend Pattinson/Sterling K. Brown Asian Tuna Steak Salad, Ale From Lafayette Village & Laura Dern Barley Lamb Shanks, Sweet  NC  A Chef’s Life 11:00  TV PBS NewsHour & Sour Chicken Noodles Pretty in Peach Special Coverage 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  EX Weekends  NC  PBS NewsHour  NC  PBS NewsHour with Yankee  EX Travelscope  EX Nature Fun Hong Kong: Jungle Animal Hospital DV 9:30  TV Echo Sessions City of Festivals DV Band: Natural Born Leaders 11:30  TV Amanpour & Company  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Mexico City: 600 Years of Urban Glory

12 WEDNESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX My Home, NC Courage of Chris Rosati, Salem Street Drum Co., Highland Brewing Company, Hospital to Home, Villa Verde 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source 12­ | February

Catch risings stars Natural Born Leaders on a new episode of Asheville’s beloved, original music series Echo Sessions, Thursday, February 13, at 9:30 PM, on UNC-TV.


visit unctv.org  EX Downton Abbey Season 2 on Masterpiece Part 6, Spanish Flu 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  NC  NC SPIN 10:30  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX EastEnders 11:30  TV Amanpour & Company  EX EastEnders

 NC  Carolina Business Review  EX New Scandinavian Cooking New Nordic Cuisine 10:20  TV Chasing Frames Racing Against ALS 10:30  TV ncIMPACT Integrating Communities  NC  The Open Mind The Science & Necessity of Friendship  EX Jamie’s 15 SATURDAY Quick & Easy Food 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Sausage Carbonara/ Neighborhood DV Thai Red Chicken  NC  High Point University 10:50  TV Sci NC—Shorts Presents: Bob Ryan Hacking the Microbiome HPU President Nido Qubein 11:00  TV Growing talks with the former Boston a Greener World Globe sports columnist. The Weekend Farmer  EX Carolina  NC  The Woodwright’s Outdoor Journal Shop with Roy Underhill Persimmon Catfish English Layout Square 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s with Chris Schwarz Neighborhood DV  EX A Taste of History  EX Expeditions Flavors of the Pinoleros with Patrick McMillan 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s South Texas: A Hint Garden Home of the Tropics Thank You for Sharing DV 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  This American Land  NC  Carolina Red Snapper, Habitat for Outdoor Journal Birds, Water Quality for Kids Persimmon Catfish  EX Bare Feet with  EX Exploring Mickela Mallozzi North Carolina Montreal Then & Now DV 14 FRIDAY Knowing Your Estate Noon  TV GardenSMART (Your State Parks, That Is) 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour Top Deciduous Tree Grower 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s  NC  BBC World News  NC  Growing Neighborhood DV America a Greener World  NC  Alive!  EX A Taste of History Bringing Nature Home In America’s Delta Rochambeau’s  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Black Bear Comeback Revolutionary Road Montreal & Quebec City  EX My Home, NC 6:30  NC  BBC World News 12:30  TV America’s Heartland Endurance Seafood, Today Smartphone Tech Connor Stroud, Kings BBQ,  EX Kevin Belton’s for Better Crops in FARM Café, The Avett New Orleans Celebrations Developing Nations Brothers’ Joe Kwon Oktoberfest  NC  tasteMAKERS 7:00  TV The McLaughlin Group 8:00  TV Pinkalicious In the Wild & Peterrific DV  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX In the Americas  NC  Exploring  EX Rick Steves’ Europe with David Yetman North Carolina Basque Country ABC Islands: The Dutch Knowing Your Estate 7:30  TV NC SPIN Legacy in the Caribbean (Your State Parks, That Is)  EX Travelscope 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow  EX NOVA Taiwan: Mountain Beauty, Bonanzaville, Part 3 Polar Extremes Villages & Cultures  NC  Exploring 8:30  TV Molly of Denali DV 8:00  TV Washington Week North Carolina  NC  My Home, NC  NC  North Carolina Knowing Your Estate The Highlands: Biltmore, Weekend (Your State Parks, That Is) Highland Scottish Cattle, From Lafayette Village  EX North Carolina Pick-Your-Own  EX Downton Abbey Weekend Blueberry Farm Season 2 on Masterpiece From Lafayette Village 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! DV Part 5, Rebuilding 1:30  NC  Expeditions  NC  North Carolina 8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Patrick McMillan Weekend with Marc Rotterman Butterflies: Bringing From Lafayette Village  NC  ncIMPACT Butterflies Home! 9:30  TV Nature Cat Integrating Communities  EX Samantha Brown’s  NC  ncIMPACT 9:00  TV Country Music Places To Love Are You Sure Hank Done It Integrating Communities Dallas, Texas 10:00  TV North Carolina this Way? (1973-1983) DV Weekend  NC  FRONT ROW From Lafayette Village with Marc Rotterman  NC  Jazzy Vegetarian Beans, Glorious Garbanzo Beans  EX Great Scenic Railway Journeys Texas State Railroad 10:00  TV High Point University Presents: Bob Ryan HPU President Nido Qubein talks with the former Boston Globe sports columnist.  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Lafayette Village  EX Bare Feet with Mickela Mallozzi Montreal Then & Now DV 10:30  NC  My Home, NC The Highlands: Biltmore, Highland Scottish Cattle, Pick-Your-Own Blueberry Farm  EX Travelogue China The Pearl River: Mouth to Source, Part 10 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Nicaragua: Culturally Rich & Naturally Beautiful DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Our Warming Oceans: Biosphere to Bahamas

February | 13


evening&weekend listings 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe Poland Rediscovered: Krakow, Auschwitz & Warsaw  NC  My Home, NC The Highlands: Biltmore, Highland Scottish Cattle, Pick-Your-Own Blueberry Farm  EX Great American Railroad Journeys La Junta to Colorado Springs 2:30  TV Great Scenic Railway Journeys NC’s Great Smoky Mountains Railroad  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé 3:00  TV A Craftsman’s Legacy The Medieval Armor Maker  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Santa Fe to the Grand Canyon 3:30  TV American Woodshop Homemade Window Casings & Baseboard Trim  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 4:00  TV This Old House Hour Paradise No Pain No Gain/ Indoor Garden, Fireplace  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Minneapolis to St. Paul 4:30  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal Persimmon Catfish  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX NOVA Polar Extremes 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  Washington Week 6 PM  TV Song of the Mountains Riley Anglen & the Big Guns/Appalachian Trail  NC  Classic Gospel I’ll Meet You on the Mountain 7:00  TV As Time Goes By A Weekend Away  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Dale Watson  EX Smokey Robinson: The Library of Congress Gershwin Join Samuel L. Jackson for an all-star tribute to the singer and songwriter. 7:30  TV As Time Goes By Visiting Rocky  NC  Echo Sessions Band: Ghost Light

14­ | February

8:00  TV Midsomer Murders Death in the Slow Lane, Part 1  NC  Song of the Mountains Larry Sigmon & Martha Spencer/Presley Barker & Wayne Henderson 8:30  EX Echo Sessions Band: Natural Born Leaders 9:00  TV Midsomer Murders 
 Death in the Slow Lane, Part 2  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Josh Goforth & The Branchettes  EX Infinity Hall Live Rhiannon Giddens 9:30  NC  Bluegrass Underground Keb’ Mo’ 10:00  TV Bletchley Circle Blood on Their Hands, Part 1  NC  Songs at the Center Sugarcane Jane, Andrew Adkins & Ronnie “Diamond” Hoard  EX The Kate Maurice Hines 10:30  NC  Songwriters K.T. Oslin 11:00  TV Woman in White Episode 4 A sinister plan creates tragic results.  NC  Austin City Limits Brandi Carlile  EX Music Voyager Tokyo: A Feast for the Senses 11:30  EX Songs at the Center Marc Cohn

9:00  TV This Old House Hour Paradise No Pain No Gain/ Indoor Garden, Fireplace  NC  Washington Week  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Santa Fe to the Grand Canyon 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 10:00  TV Exploring North Carolina In Perfect Harmony: Fort Bragg—Woodpeckers & Parachuters  NC  NC SPIN  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Minneapolis to St. Paul 10:30  TV My Home, NC The Highlands: Biltmore, Highland Scottish Cattle, Pick-Your-Own Blueberry Farm  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Anne Keene: The Cloudbuster Nine 11:00  TV Lidia’s Kitchen Feeding the Family  NC  The McLaughlin Group  EX Great British Baking Show Pastries 11:30  TV Christina Cooks: Back to the Cutting Board Pasta Love  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé Noon  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal 16 SUNDAY Persimmon Catfish 6 AM  TV Nature Cat  EX Travelscope  NC  Closer to Truth Cruising Canada: Ottawa Why Consonance in & the Rideau Canal Science & Religion? 12:30  TV NC SPIN  EX Finding Your Roots  NC  Fishing Slave Trade with Ava Behind the Lines DuVernay, S. Epatha A Taste of the Wild: Merkerson & Questlove Wild Bill Locie 6:30  TV Wild Kratts  EX Downton Abbey  NC  Education Matters Season 2 on Masterpiece 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV Part 5, Rebuilding  NC  The Open Mind 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s Unbecoming a Democracy Milk Street Television  EX Antiques Roadshow From Morocco to Egypt Bonanzaville, Part 3  NC  Song of the Mountains 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Larry Sigmon & Martha Neighborhood DV Spencer/Presley Barker &  NC  ncIMPACT Wayne Henderson Integrating Communities 1:30  TV Flavor of Poland 8:00  TV Curious George with Aleksandra August  NC  Carolina Olsztyn Business Review  EX Downton Abbey  EX Great American Season 2 on Masterpiece Railroad Journeys Part 6, Spanish Flu La Junta to Colorado Springs 2:00  TV America’s Test Kitchen 8:30  TV Wild Kratts from Cook’s Illustrated  NC  Firing Line with The Very Best Paris-Brest Margaret Hoover


visit unctv.org 1:00  TV EastEnders 1  NC  ncIMPACT Integrating Communities  EX Antiques Roadshow Bonanzaville, Part 3 11:30  NC  Muse American Identities: The Black Light Project, Russell Smith: Painting of the Old West & WWI Aviation  TV EastEnders 11:50  NC  North Carolina Weekend—Shorts Silver River Center

17 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Great American Railroad Journeys  NC  David Holt’s 6:30  NC  Blackademics Minneapolis to St. Paul State of Music Television 6:30  NC  BBC World News Josh Goforth & Tinsley/Mann/Austin Outside Source The Branchettes 7:00  TV Midsomer Murders 7:00  TV ncIMPACT 2:30  TV Cook’s Country Death in the Slow Lane, Integrating Communities Pork & Pie Part 2  NC  PBS NewsHour  NC  Bluegrass  NC  Sammy Davis Jr.:  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Underground American Masters Rome: Ancient Glory Keb’ Mo’ See how the entertainer 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life 3:00  TV Sara’s strove to achieve the A Food Truck & a Pear Tree Weeknight Meals American Dream in a time  EX Samantha Brown’s Americas Favorite of racial prejudice. DV Places To Love Sandwiches  EX Nature Dallas, Texas  NC  Songs at the Center Wild Florida 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Sugarcane Jane, Andrew 8:00  TV A Very British Crocker Art Museum, Part 1 Adkins & Ronnie Romance with  NC  Exploring “Diamond” Hoard Lucy Worsley North Carolina 3:30  TV North Carolina Part 2 In Perfect Harmony: Fort Bookwatch  EX NOVA Bragg—Woodpeckers & Anne Keene: Dogs Parachuters The Cloudbuster Nine 9:00  TV Sanditon  EX Grantchester  NC  Songwriters on Masterpiece Season 4 on Masterpiece K.T. Oslin Episode 7 With the Episode 1 A murder ignites  EX Wuthering Heights approach of Sanditon’s racial tensions. DV Part 2 regatta, the success of the 8:30  NC  Exploring 4:00  TV Black Issues Forum resort hangs in the balance. North Carolina Visit unctv.org/bif.  NC  Charley Pride: Wilderness Next Door  NC  Austin City Limits American Masters 9:00  TV No Passport Brandi Carlile The country star’s life sheds Required 4:30  TV The McLaughlin Group light on the complicated Boston 5:00  TV Washington Week history of the American  NC  My Home, NC  NC  PBS NewsHour South and its music. DV The Highlands: Biltmore, Weekend  EX Expedition with Highland Scottish Cattle,  EX Grantchester Steve Backshall Pick-Your-Own Season 3 on Masterpiece Borneo: Dark Shadow Blueberry Farm Episode 7 A boy 10:00  TV Vienna Blood 9:30  NC  North Carolina goes missing. DV Episode 5 Max and Oskar Weekend 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour investigate a military school From Lafayette Village Weekend with barbaric traditions. 10:00  TV Independent Lens  NC  ncIMPACT  NC  REEL SOUTH We Believe in Dinosaurs Integrating Communities First Lady of the Revolution Explore a $120 million 6 PM  TV Midsomer Murders  EX My Home, NC Noah’s Ark exhibit, backed Death in the Slow Lane, Endurance Seafood, by the Creation Museum. DV Part 1 Connor Stroud, Kings BBQ,  NC  My Home, NC  NC  Black Issues Forum FARM Café, The Avett Endurance Seafood, Visit unctv.org/bif. Brothers’ Joe Kwon Connor Stroud, Kings BBQ,  EX Death in Paradise 0:30  EX ncIMPACT 1 FARM Café, The Avett Murder on the Honore Integrating Communities Brothers’ Joe Kwon Express, Part 1 of 4  EX Fake or Fortune? Tom Roberts Oskar Rheinhardt (Juergen Maurer) lends a hand to fixated Freud follower Max Liebermann (Matthew Beard) on Vienna Blood, Sunday, February 16, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV.

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evening&weekend listings 0:30  NC  ncIMPACT 1 Integrating Communities 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Finding Your Roots Slave Trade with Ava DuVernay, S. Epatha Merkerson & Questlove 11:30  TV Amanpour & Company

18 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Simply Ming Ming Tsai with Michael Schlow 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Yan Can Cook: Spice Kingdom 1 Belt, 1 Road, 1 World 7:00  TV Flavor, NC Maple View Dairy/Panciutto  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Rome: Baroque Brilliance 7:30  TV North Carolina Weekend From Lafayette Village  EX Travelscope Maine: Town & Country 8:00  TV Finding Your Roots Italian Roots  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Anne Keene: The Cloudbuster Nine  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Red Wing, Minnesota to Portage, Wisconsin 8:30  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé 9:00  TV FRONTLINE Amazon Empire: The Rise of Jeff Bezos Examine the CEO’s ascent to power and his empire’s global impact.  NC  My Home, NC The Highlands: Biltmore, Highland Scottish Cattle, Pick-Your-Own Blueberry Farm  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Milwaukee to Chicago 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Cullen Bunn 10:00  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter Staying the Course: Bill T. Jones  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Chicago to Champaign 10:30  NC  Reconnecting Roots A Work in Progress 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Berlin & Western Poland— Over the Borderline DV 16­ | February

Nature The Mighty Weasel reveals the truth about these much maligned critters, Wednesday, February 19, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

8:00  TV Nature The Mighty Weasel Follow a first-time weasel mom, fearless honey badger and tiny orphan weasel. 19 WEDNESDAY  NC  Vietnam War The History of the World DV 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  EX A Chef’s Life  NC  BBC World News The World Is Your Oyster America 8:30  EX Pati’s Mexican Table  EX My Home, NC Valladolid: A Day to Explore Endurance Seafood, Connor Stroud, Kings BBQ, 9:00  TV NOVA Cats FARM Café, The Avett  EX Mexico— Brothers’ Joe Kwon One Plate at a Time 6:30  NC  BBC World News with Rick Bayless Outside Source Tried & True Tamales  EX ncIMPACT 9:30  EX A Taste of History Integrating Communities Alexander Hamilton 7:00  TV My Home, NC the Financier The Highlands: Biltmore, 10:00  TV Expedition with Highland Scottish Cattle, Steve Backshall Pick-Your-Own Bhutan: White Water Blueberry Farm  NC  Legends of Airpower  NC  PBS NewsHour Kelly Johnson  EX Rick Steves’ Europe  EX Sara’s Rome: Backstreet Riches Weeknight Meals 7:30  TV Exploring Italian with North Carolina Joey Campanaro In Perfect Harmony: Fort 10:30  NC  NC Beat Bragg—Woodpeckers & Wolves & Wolves & Parachuters Wolves & Wolves  EX Born To Explore  EX Jamie’s Ultimate Veg with Richard Wiese Cottage Pie & Bonkers Qatar: A Desert Chip Butty 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Nature Wild Florida 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Mexico’s Sierra Pinacate

20 THURSDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX New Scandinavian Cooking New Nordic Cuisine 6:30  NC  BBC World News FRONTLINE Amazon Empire: The Outside Source Rise & Reign of Jeff Bezos probes  EX Flavor of Poland the corporate behemoth’s global with Aleksandra August impact, Tuesday, February 18, at 9 PM, Kraków on UNC-TV.


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Jamie’s Ultimate Veg offers healthy food with a tasty accent, Wednesday, February 19, at 10:30 PM, on the Explorer Channel.

7:00  TV Our State Sculpting Glass/ Hillsborough/Bodie Island  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Florence: Heart of the Renaissance 7:30  TV Sci NC Ecosystems  EX Travelscope Thailand: Bangkok & Beyond 8:00  TV ncIMPACT Veterans to Civilian  NC  Flavor, NC Maple View Dairy/Panciutto  EX Travelscope Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Bonjour, Montreal DV 8:30  TV My Home, NC Surf, Salsa & Horse Healing  NC  Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking Sante Fe, New Mexico  EX Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions Great Art Undiscovered 9:00  TV North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill  NC  A Chef’s Life Gettin’ Figgy with It  EX Weekends with Yankee Farms & Foraging 9:30  TV Echo Sessions Musician: Jackie Venson  NC  Jazzy Vegetarian Pizza Party!  EX Great Scenic Railway Journeys NC’s Great Smoky Mountains Railroad 10:00  TV Oberlin: A Village Rooted in Freedom Premiere! Follow the renovation of two endangered, historic Oberlin Village landmarks into the new Preservation NC headquarters.

 NC  North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill  EX Bare Feet with Mickela Mallozzi Waltzing in Vienna, Austria

8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  ncIMPACT Veterans to Civilian 9:00  TV Country Music Don’t Get Above Your Raisin’ (1984-1996) DV  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Downton Abbey Season 3 on Masterpiece Part 1, American Arrival DV 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  NC  NC SPIN 10:30  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX EastEnders 11:30  EX EastEnders

22 SATURDAY

6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood  NC  Oberlin: A Village Rooted in Freedom DV Follow the renovation of 10:30  NC  My Home, NC two endangered, historic Surf, Salsa & Horse Healing Oberlin Village landmarks  EX Travelogue China into the new Preservation Life with a Tibetan Family NC headquarters. 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  EX Carolina  NC  PBS NewsHour Outdoor Journal  EX Travelscope Popping Float Specks Zermatt, Switzerland: 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Under the Shadow of Neighborhood DV the Matterhorn DV  EX Expeditions 11:30  EX In the Americas with Patrick McMillan with David Yetman South Texas: The Border Costa Rica: Laboratory 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV of the Biosphere  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Popping Float Specks 21 FRIDAY  EX Exploring 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour North Carolina  NC  BBC World News In Perfect Harmony: America Fort Bragg—Woodpeckers  EX A Taste of History & Parachuters A Sentimental Journey 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Through Nicaragua Neighborhood DV 6:30  NC  BBC World News  NC  Alive! Today In America’s Delta  EX Kevin Belton’s Alligator: King of the Bayou New Orleans Celebrations  EX My Home, NC Beignet Fest Original Collard Sandwich, 7:00  TV The McLaughlin Group Last Patternmaker, Napo  NC  PBS NewsHour leon Hill, Chicken Lady,  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Newton Grove Drug Store, Florentine Delights & Brown Mountain Lights Tuscan Side Trips 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & 7:30  TV NC SPIN Peterrific DV  EX Downton Abbey  NC  Exploring Season 2 on Masterpiece North Carolina Part 7, Season Finale In Perfect Harmony: 8:00  TV Washington Week Fort Bragg—Woodpeckers  NC  North Carolina & Parachuters Weekend  EX Nature From Tiny House Hotel & Wild Florida Rocky Mount Mill 8:30  TV Molly of Denali DV  NC  My Home, NC Surf, Salsa & Horse Healing February | 17


evening&weekend listings 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! DV  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill  EX NOVA Dogs 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  ncIMPACT Veterans to Civilian 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill  NC  Carolina Business Review  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Very Local Stews 10:20  TV Chasing Frames Swift Water Rescue 10:30  TV ncIMPACT Veterans to Civilian  NC  The Open Mind Unbecoming a Democracy  EX Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food Pesto Chick/’nduja/ Sausage Bake 10:50  TV Sci NC—Shorts Horse Therapy 11:00  TV Growing a Greener World Creating a Bird-Friendly Garden: Margaret Roach  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Elizabethan Joint Stool with Peter Follansbee  EX A Taste of History Handmade: Crafts of the 18th Century 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home Healthy for Generations DV  NC  This American Land Saving a Desert River, Urban Farms  EX Bare Feet with Mickela Mallozzi Waltzing in Vienna, Austria DV

Noon  TV GardenSMART Breeding Nursery  NC  Growing a Greener World The Weekend Farmer  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Nova Scotia & Newfoundland 12:30  TV America’s Heartland California Rice Farmers & Japanese-Style Sake/ Historic Windmills  NC  tasteMAKERS Soy to the World  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Bahian Reconcavo of Brazil: Quilombos, Candomblé & the Mata Atlantica

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1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Crocker Art Museum, Part 1  NC  Exploring North Carolina In Perfect Harmony: Fort Bragg—Woodpeckers & Parachuters  EX North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill 1:30  NC  Expeditions with Patrick McMillan Sound: The Fullness of Nature, Part 1  EX Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Lakes & Mountains of New Hampshire 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe Budapest: The Best of Hungary  NC  My Home, NC Surf, Salsa & Horse Healing  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Red Wing, Minnesota to Portage, Wisconsin 2:30  TV Great Scenic Railway Journeys Iowa’s Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé 3:00  TV A Craftsman’s Legacy The Quilter  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Milwaukee to Chicago 3:30  TV American Woodshop Corinthian Door Pilasters with Carved Capitals  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 4:00  TV This Old House Hour California, Part 4: Wrap Up  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Chicago to Champaign 4:30  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal Popping Float Specks  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Nature Wild Florida 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  Washington Week 6 PM  TV Song of the Mountains Trinity River Band/Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper  NC  Classic Gospel Statler Brothers Farewell Concert

 EX NOVA Dogs 7:00  TV As Time Goes By Why?  NC  Sun Studio Sessions David Brookings & The Average Lookings  EX Sammy Davis Jr.: American Masters See how the entertainer strove to achieve the American Dream in a time of racial prejudice. DV 7:30  TV As Time Goes By Misunderstandings  NC  Echo Sessions Band: Natural Born Leaders 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders Dark Secrets, Part 1  NC  Song of the Mountains Blue Mafia/Ralph Stanley II & The Clinch Mountain Boys 9:00  TV Midsomer Murders Dark Secrets, Part 2  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Bruce Molsky & Balsam Range  EX Infinity Hall Live Galactic 9:30  NC  Bluegrass Underground Josh Ritter 10:00  TV Bletchley Circle Blood on Their Hands: Part 2  NC  Songs at the Center Bruce Cockburn  EX The Kate Rosanne Cash 10:30  NC  Songwriters Jeffrey Steele 11:00  TV Woman in White Episode 5 Walter risks all for love.  NC  Austin City Limits St. Vincent  EX Music Voyager Tohoku: Japan Rising 11:30  EX Songs at the Center Emily Keener/Thor Platter/ Laurie & Eddie Caner (Hey Mavis)

23 SUNDAY 6 AM  TV Nature Cat  NC  Closer to Truth Does Consciousness Require a Radical Explanation?  EX Finding Your Roots Italian Roots 6:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Education Matters 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV  NC  The Open Mind The Kremlin’s Hack Attacks  EX Antiques Roadshow Crocker Art Museum, Part 1


visit unctv.org 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  ncIMPACT Veterans to Civilian 8:00  TV Curious George  NC  Carolina Business Review  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Red Wing, Minnesota to Portage, Wisconsin 8:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 9:00  TV This Old House Hour California, Part 4: Wrap Up  NC  Washington Week  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Milwaukee to Chicago 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 10:00  TV Exploring North Carolina In Perfect Harmony: Camp Lejeune  NC  NC SPIN  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Chicago to Champaign 10:30  TV My Home, NC Surf, Salsa & Horse Healing  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Judy Goldman: Together 11:00  TV Lidia’s Kitchen Home Cooked Restaurant Classics  NC  The McLaughlin Group  EX Great British Baking Show Advanced Dough 11:30  TV Christina Cooks: Back to the Cutting Board The Mediterranean Table  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé Noon  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Popping Float Specks

Learn how the colony of South Carolina actually began over 1,800 miles away on Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection, premiering Sunday, February 23, at 7 PM, on the North Carolina Channel.

 EX Travelscope Zambia: Bush & River Safari 12:30  TV NC SPIN  NC  Fishing Behind the Lines West Coast Coastie: Lindsey Neumann, Part 1  EX Downton Abbey Season 2 on Masterpiece Part 7, Season Finale 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television The New Australia  NC  Song of the Mountains Blue Mafia/Ralph Stanley II & The Clinch Mountain Boys 1:30  TV Flavor of Poland with Aleksandra August Tri-City: Gdańsk, Sopot & Gdynia 2:00  TV America’s Test Kitchen from Cook’s Illustrated Hearty Mediterranean at Home  NC  David Holt’s State of Music Bruce Molsky & Balsam Range  EX Downton Abbey Season 3 on Masterpiece Part 1, American Arrival DV 2:30  TV Cook’s Country Holiday Feast

 NC  Bluegrass Underground Josh Ritter 3:00  TV Sara’s Weeknight Meals Chicks Rule  NC  Songs at the Center Bruce Cockburn 3:30  TV North Carolina Bookwatch Judy Goldman: Together  NC  Songwriters Jeffrey Steele 4:00  TV Black Issues Forum Visit unctv.org/bif.  NC  Austin City Limits St. Vincent  EX More Manners of Downton Abbey: A Masterpiece Special Discover the social protocol of 1920s-era aristocrats and servants. DV 4:30  TV The McLaughlin Group 5:00  TV Washington Week  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Grantchester Season 4 on Masterpiece Episode 1 A murder causes racial tensions to spike. DV 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  ncIMPACT Veterans to Civilian 6 PM  TV Midsomer Murders Dark Secrets, Part 1  NC  Black Issues Forum Visit unctv.org/bif. 6:30  NC  Blackademics Television Straubhaar/Delgado/King 7:00  TV Midsomer Murders Dark Secrets, Part 2  NC  Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection Premiere! Trace the influence of this small Caribbean island on the wealth and success of the Carolinas.  EX Nature The Mighty Weasel Follow a first-time weasel mom, fearless honey badger and tiny orphan weasel. 8:00  TV Sanditon on Masterpiece Episode 7  NC  Maya Angelou: American Masters Journey through the prolific life of the author and activist.  EX NOVA Cats 9:00  TV Sanditon on Masterpiece Episode 8, Season Finale  EX Expedition with Steve Backshall Bhutan: White Water

The season’s over at Sanditon on Masterpiece, Sunday, February 23, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV. February | 19


evening&weekend listings 0:00  TV Vienna Blood 1 Episode 6, Season Finale Suspicion at the military school falls on an elite but sadistic group of cadets.  NC  REEL SOUTH Divided City  EX My Home, NC Original Collard Sandwich, Last Patternmaker, Napoleon Hill, Chicken Lady, Newton Grove Drug Store, Brown Mountain Lights 10:30  NC  REEL SOUTH Jonah Stands Up  EX ncIMPACT Veterans to Civilian 11:00  TV EastEnders  NC  ncIMPACT Veterans to Civilian  EX Antiques Roadshow Crocker Art Museum, Part 1 11:30  NC  Muse Performing Arts: Opera Singer Lucas Meachem, Jeremy Skidmore, Sheltering Sky  TV EastEnders 11:50  NC  North Carolina Weekend—Shorts Old Havana Sandwich Shop

24 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Chicago to Champaign 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source 7:00  TV ncIMPACT Veterans to Civilian  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Paris: Regal & Intimate 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life Wanted: Broccoli  EX Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Lakes & Mountains of New Hampshire 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Crocker Art Museum, Part 2  NC  Exploring North Carolina In Perfect Harmony: Camp Lejeune  EX Grantchester Season 4 on Masterpiece Episode 2 A professor dies at a cutting-edge computer laboratory. DV 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Passion for the Land 9:00  TV Antiques Roadshow St. Louis, Part 3 20­ | February

 NC  My Home, NC Surf, Salsa & Horse Healing  EX Death in Paradise Murder on the Honore Express, Part 2 of 4 9:30  NC  North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill 10:00  TV Independent Lens Always in Season Explore difficult issues surrounding the legacy of lynching. DV  NC  My Home, NC Original Collard Sandwich, Last Patternmaker, Napoleon Hill, Chicken Lady, Newton Grove Drug Store, Brown Mountain Lights  EX Fake or Fortune? Gauguin 10:30  NC  ncIMPACT Veterans to Civilian 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Finding Your Roots Italian Roots 11:30  TV Amanpour & Company

25 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Simply Ming Ming Tsai with Jamie Bissonnette 6:30  NC  BBC World News Outside Source  EX Taste of Malaysia with Martin Yan Cultural Confluence of Peranakan 7:00  TV Flavor, NC Old Mill of Guilford/ J. Peppers  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Paris: Embracing Life & Art 7:30  TV North Carolina Weekend From Tiny House Hotel & Rocky Mount Mill  EX Travelscope Cruising Canada: Ottawa & the Rideau Canal 8:00  TV Finding Your Roots Criminal Kind with Laura Linney, Lisa Ling & Soledad O’Brien

Celebrate a legendary American jazz innovator as Miles Davis: American Masters premieres Tuesday, February 25, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.

 NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Judy Goldman: Together  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Mattoon to Memphis, Tennessee 8:30  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé 9:00  TV Miles Davis: American Masters Rare and never-before-seen imagery and interviews reveal the jazz legend’s life.  NC  My Home, NC Surf, Salsa & Horse Healing  EX Great American Railroad Journeys Reno to Napa Valley 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Tom DeFalco 10:00  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter Self Inventors  EX Great American Railroad Journeys San Francisco 10:30  NC  Reconnecting Roots Seed to Supermarket 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Bonjour, Montreal DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Dominican Republic: Of Baseball, Whales & Limping Devils

Families search for answers on Independent Lens Always in Season, Monday, February 24, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV.


visit unctv.org 8:30  TV My Home, NC The Trip: Artist Dave Alsobrooks & Photographer Titus Brooks Heagins/ Teen Breakdancer  NC  Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking Vercelli, Italy  EX Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions How To Sell the Art You Create 9:00  TV North Carolina Weekend From Reeves Theater  NC  A Chef’s Life Pickle Perfect  EX Weekends with Yankee At the Shore Discover a lost world in Suriname on Expedition with Steve Backshall, 9:30  TV Echo Sessions Wednesday, February 26, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV. Band: The Paper Crowns  NC  Jazzy Vegetarian  EX Sara’s 26 WEDNESDAY Two-Ingredient Recipes Weeknight Meals  EX Great Scenic Mom’s Day Off 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour Railway Journeys 10:30  NC  NC Beat  NC  BBC World News Iowa’s Boone & Best of Season 1 America Scenic Valley Railroad  EX Jamie’s Ultimate Veg  EX My Home, NC 1 0:00  TV Shaw Rising Original Collard Sandwich, Scruffy Lasagne & Premiere! Learn the Bigged-Up Broccoli Last Patternmaker, Napoinspiring story of the 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company leon Hill, Chicken Lady, South’s oldest HBCU.  EX Nature Newton Grove Drug Store,  NC  North Carolina The Mighty Weasel Follow Brown Mountain Lights Weekend a first-time weasel mom, 6:30  NC  BBC World News fearless honey badger and From Reeves Theater Outside Source  EX Bare Feet with tiny orphan weasel.  EX ncIMPACT Mickela Mallozzi  NC  PBS NewsHour Veterans to Civilian Malaysia, Part 1 DV 7:00  TV My Home, NC 10:30  NC  My Home, NC Surf, Salsa & Horse Healing 27 THURSDAY The Trip: Artist Dave  NC  PBS NewsHour Alsobrooks & Photogra 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe pher Titus Brooks Heagins/   N C  BBC World News London: Historic & Dynamic Teen Breakdancer America 7:30  TV Exploring  EX Travelogue China  EX New North Carolina  On the Plateau of Sichuan Scandinavian Cooking In Perfect Harmony: 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company Very Local Stews Camp Lejeune  NC  PBS NewsHour 6:30  NC  BBC World News  EX Born To Explore  EX Travelscope Outside Source with Richard Wiese  Tokyo: Celebrating the  EX Flavor of Poland Cayman Islands: Past & Present DV with Aleksandra August The Deep Blue 11:30  EX In the Americas Warszawa 8:00  TV Nature with David Yetman 7:00  TV Our State Arctic Wolf Pack DV Oregon: Violent Past Weaverville, Pumpkin  NC  Vietnam War & Verdant Present Delights, Stickbuilt A Disrespectful Loyalty DV  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX A Chef’s Life 28 FRIDAY  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Muscadine Time North England’s Lake 8:30  EX Pati’s Mexican Table 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour District & Durham Isla Mujeres Inspired  NC  BBC World News 7:30  TV Sci NC 9:00  TV NOVA America Cackalack-ology Sleep  EX A Taste of History   E X Travelscope  EX Mexico—  Best of Jamaica Zambia: Bush & River Safari One Plate at a Time 6:30  NC  BBC World News 8:00  TV ncIMPACT with Rick Bayless Today Forever Convicted Choosing Chiles Rellenos  EX Kevin Belton’s  EX Travelscope 9:30  EX A Taste of History New Orleans Celebrations Tokyo: Celebrating the Past Cajun Cuisine of the Neighborhood Fest & Present DV Acadians 7:00  TV The McLaughlin Group  NC  Flavor, NC 10:00  TV Expedition with  NC  PBS NewsHour Old Mill of Guilford/ Steve Backshall  EX Rick Steves’ Europe J. Peppers Suriname: Lost World Venice: City of Dreams  NC  Legends of Airpower Jim Lovell February | 21


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29 SATURDAY 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood  NC  Shaw Rising Learn the inspiring story of the South’s oldest HBCU.  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal Cherokee Trout 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  EX Expeditions with Patrick McMillan Frogs: Spring’s Symphony in Peril 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Cherokee Trout  EX Exploring North Carolina In Perfect Harmony: Camp Lejeune 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  Alive! In America’s Delta Endangered in the Gulf  EX My Home, NC Topsail Skating Rink, Rescue Ranch, Hot Dog World, Football Heroes, Goat Lady Dairy 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & Peterrific DV 22­ | February

11:00  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Carving Swedish Spoons with Peter Follansbee  EX A Taste of History Rochambeau’s Revolutionary Road 11:30  TV Food Fix with Mark Hyman, MD Premiere! Dr. Hyman shows how to save our health, economy, communities and planet—one bite at a time! NC  This American Land UNC-TV brings Louisiana’s Coastline, fresh specials. Nutrient Runoff, Poultry  EX Bare Feet with Saturday, Mickela Mallozzi Malaysia, Part 1 DV February 29 Noon  NC  Growing through a Greener World Wednesday, Creating a Bird-Friendly Garden: Margaret Roach March 11  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Food, Drink & Place 12:30  NC  tasteMAKERS  NC  Exploring Grounded North Carolina  EX In the Americas In Perfect Harmony: with David Yetman Camp Lejeune Colombia: Capital & Coffee  EX Nature The Mighty Weasel Follow 1:00  NC  Exploring North Carolina a first-time weasel mom, fearless honey badger and In Perfect Harmony: Camp Lejeune tiny orphan weasel.  EX North Carolina 8:30  TV Molly of Denali DV Weekend  NC  My Home, NC From Reeves Theater The Trip: Artist Dave Also 1:30  TV Change Your Brain, brooks & Photographer Heal Your Mind with Titus Brooks Heagins/ Daniel Amen, MD Teen Breakdancer Premiere! Learn six practical 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! DV steps to help feel happier,  NC  North Carolina sharper and more in control Weekend of your destiny. From Reeves Theater  NC  Expeditions  EX NOVA with Patrick McMillan Cats Sound: The Fullness of 9:30  TV Nature Cat Nature, Part 2  NC  ncIMPACT  EX Samantha Brown’s Forever Convicted Places To Love 10:00  TV 5 Steps to a Loving Phoenix, Arizona & Purposeful Life 2:00  NC  My Home, NC Premiere! Learn ways The Trip: Artist Dave Alsoto live and thrive. brooks & Photographer  NC  Carolina Titus Brooks Heagins/ Business Review Teen Breakdancer  EX New  EX Great American Scandinavian Cooking Railroad Journeys Innovative & Old Fashioned Mattoon to Memphis, 10:20  TV Chasing Frames Tennessee Bat Blitz 2:30  NC  To the Contrary 10:30  TV ncIMPACT with Bonnie Erbé Forever Convicted 3:00  NC  To the Contrary  NC  The Open Mind with Bonnie Erbé The Kremlin’s Hack Attacks  EX Great American  EX Jamie’s Railroad Journeys Quick & Easy Food Reno to Napa Valley Wings/Steak/ 3:30  TV Dr. Fuhrman’s Mushroom Pasta Food as Medicine 10:50  TV Sci NC—Shorts Premiere! Learn how to Fungi Farming supercharge your immune system to guard against disease.

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 NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Nature The Mighty Weasel Follow a first-time weasel mom, fearless honey badger and tiny orphan weasel. 5:30  TV Doo Wop to Pop Rock: My Music Celebrates 20 Years Premiere! Catch the biggest hits from such legendary artists as Glen Campbell, Aretha Franklin, Mel Carter and more.  NC  Washington Week 6 PM  NC  Classic Gospel Gaither Vocal Band: Sometimes It Takes a Mountain  EX NOVA Cats 7:00  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Kevin Galloway  EX Miles Davis: American Masters Rare and never-before-seen imagery and interviews reveal the jazz legend’s life. 7:30  NC  Echo Sessions Musician: Jackie Venson

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