evening&weekend listings 1:00 TV Antiques Roadshow Fort Worth, Part 1 EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope Ontario, Canada’s Niagara Peninsula—Toronto & Beyond DV NC NC Now The Original Collard Sandwich 1:30 EX Family Travel with Colleen Kelly Switzerland, Part 1— Cheese, Glaciers & Chocolate NC Curiosity Quest Penguins 2:00 TV Rick Steves’ Europe Germany’s Hamburg & the Luther Trail EX Globe Trekker Central Japan NC SciTech Now North Carolina Climate of Change 2:30 TV Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope South Korea— A Winter Journey DV NC Health Insurance Open Enrollment: Affordable Care Act Jeff Smith hosts this important program to help ensure that you’re insured. 3:00 TV Craftsman’s Legacy The Fly Rod Makers EX Changing Seas Mysterious Microbes NC On Story Norman Lear— A Retrospective 3:30 TV American Woodshop Curio Cabinet EX This Wild Life Elephant in the Bedroom NC Wider World A charity hockey game helps people with developmental disabilities. 4:00 TV The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Roman Work Bench DV EX Martin Clunes: A Man & His Dogs Yellowstone & Devon NC Theater Talk Michael Riedel, Susan Haskins and special guests celebrate the magical world of the stage. 4:30 TV This Old House Arlington Arts & Crafts— From Top to Bottom NC Charlie Rose— The Week Get a retrospective of the acclaimed interviewer’s nightly program. 5:00 TV Carolina Outdoor Journal Lake James Smallmouth 8 | January
Claire Goose stars in the new British drama Coroner, with Matt Bardock, premiering Saturday, January 7, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.
EX Martin Clunes: A Man & His Dogs Cumbrian Fells & Rocky Mountains NC PBS NewsHour Weekend 5:30 TV PBS NewsHour Weekend NC Washington Week 6 PM TV Lawrence Welk Show Transportation EX Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions Hong Kong, Part 1 NC Woodsongs Lee Ann Womack 6:30 EX Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions Hong Kong, Part 2 7:00 TV As Time Goes By Future Imperfect EX Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions Cruising the Rhine, Part 1 NC Living Legends Music Rick Derringer 7:30 TV As Time Goes By Going Online EX Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions Cruising the Rhine, Part 2 8:00 TV Midsomer Murders Dance with the Dead, Part 1 EX Globe Trekker Mumbai City Guide NC Song of the Mountains Giles Mountain String Band/Kody Norris Band/ Ashley Lewis 9:00 TV Coroner Series Premiere! First Love Jane is woken by a call from Clint telling her that a boy has been found dead at the base of a lighthouse. EX Billy Connolly’s Tracks Across America Series Premiere! Billy travels from Chicago to Seattle on the mighty Empire Builder. NC Austin City Limits Ms. Lauryn Hill
0:00 TV DCI Banks 1 To Burn in Every Drop of Blood EX Brazil with Michael Palin Out of Africa NC Live at 9:30 Gogol Bordello/Thievery Corp/Yonder Mountain String Band 11:00 EX Globe Trekker Antarctica NC On Story Norman Lear— A Retrospective 11:30 TV Vicious Freddie and Stuart host a wake and are joined by their elderly friends for a very awkward evening. NC Theater Talk
8 SUNDAY 6 AM TV Nature Cat EX Billy Connolly’s Tracks Across America Billy travels from Chicago to Seattle on the mighty Empire Builder. NC Closer to Truth How Do Brains Work? 6:30 TV Wild Kratts NC Music & the Spoken Word
The great Scot returns for Billy Connolly’s Tracks Across America, Saturday, January 7, at 9 PM, on the Explorer Channel.