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9:00 The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That 9:30 Splash & Bubbles 10:00 Sesame Street DV 10:30 Super WHY! 11:00 Clifford’s Puppy Days 11:30 Caillou Noon Sid the Science Kid (7/1 & 7/8) Molly of Denali (premieres 7/15)

PARTY WITH RO0 & FRIENDS Coming in August in Chapel Hill! Join your favorite PBS KIDS characters and our own Read-a-roo for a music-themed shindig in Chapel Hill next month! Stay tuned for more information about hands-on activities, performances and more.

MEET MOLLY OF DENALI New Series Premieres Monday, July 15 Join 10-year-old Molly Mabray, dog Suki and friends Tooey and Trini for adventures in Alaska as this new PBS KIDS series premieres on Rootle Monday, July 15!

GREET DANIEL TIGER & PALS Weekends, at 7 AM & 1 PM Join Daniel Tiger this month on Read-a-roo’s Block Party. Through songs and stories, this curious and kind cub leads by example. Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood shows how putting positive values, such as respect, courtesy and caring, into play can bring the best of The Neighborhood of Make Believe to the here and now.

12:30 WordWorld 1:00 Peep & the Big Wide World   Read-a-roo’s Block Party—Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood (weekends, until 4 PM) 1:30 Splash & Bubbles 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 Ready Jet Go! 6 PM Nature Cat 7:00 Wild Kratts (7/1 & 7/8) Molly of Denali (premieres 7/15) 8:00 Odd Squad 9:00 Arthur DV 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 Ready Jet Go! 2:00 Nature Cat 3:00 Wild Kratts 4:00 Odd Squad DV 5:00 Arthur DV

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evening&weekend listings 1 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour Get in-depth analyses of current events.  NC  BBC World News America Katty Kay shares unique global perspectives.  EX Wild Horses of the West Examine such issues as controversial helicopter roundups and more. 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report Seasoned reporters review financial news. 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Croatia: Adriatic Delights 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life Don’t Tom Thumb Your Nose at Me! Part 2  EX Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Orange County, CA 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Vintage Tampa 2019  NC  Exploring North Carolina Skeleton of NC  EX Mrs. Wilson on Masterpiece Episode 1 Alison Wilson probes the secret life of her late spy novelist husband. 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Mines of the Past: Gold & Coal 9:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Vintage Denver  NC  Space Chase USA Explore how Cocoa Beach, FL, transformed into a hub for the U.S. space program.  EX Bletchley Circle— San Francisco Not Cricket 10:00  TV POV Call Her Ganda Three women pursue justice for a Filipina transgender woman murdered by a U.S. Marine.  NC  NOVA First Man on the Moon See this portrait of American hero Neil Armstrong.  EX My Mother & Other Strangers on Masterpiece Part 5 Will Rose and Captain Dreyfuss make a terrible mistake? 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Finding Your Roots All in the Family with Joe Madison & Henry Louis Gates Jr. 4­ | June

Nosh Nordic style with New Scandinavian Cooking, premiering Wednesday, July 3, at 8 PM, on the Explorer Channel.

11:30  TV Amanpour & Company  EX Rwanda: The acclaimed journalist The Royal Tour and her guests explore Join President Paul Kagame timely topics. for gorilla trekking, forestcanopy exploring and more. 9:20  NC  My Home, NC— 2 TUESDAY Shorts 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour Kudzu Goat Brigade  NC  BBC World News 9:30  NC  Comic Culture America HeroesCon 2018  EX Christopher Kimball’s 10:00  TV FRONTLINE Milk Street Television American Patriot See how New Breads a family’s anti-government 6:30  NC  Nightly fight fueled armed militias. Business Report  NC  Articulate  EX Nick Stellino: with Jim Cotter Storyteller in the Kitchen The Seekers ’Tails’ from the Gridiron  EX To the Ends of the 7:00  TV Nightly Earth: East Africa Business Report A breathtaking virtual tour  NC  PBS NewsHour reveals wondrous animals.  EX Rick Steves’ Europe 10:30  NC  On Story The Best of Slovenia A Conversation with 7:30  TV Flavor, NC Peter Hedges Weeping Radish 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company Brewery & Butchery  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope  EX Travelscope WV: Wild & Wonderful DV Hong Kong: 8:00  TV Secrets of the Dead Asia’s World City DV Galileo’s Moon 11:30  EX In the Americas  NC  North Carolina with David Yetman Bookwatch Dominican Republic: Scott Huler: of Baseball, Whales A Delicious Country & Limping Devils  EX Egypt’s Treasure Guardians Meet people determined to safeguard Egypt’s cultural heritage. 8:30  NC  Story in the Public Square Sarah Fawn Montgomery 9:00  TV Eric Idle’s the Entire Universe Professor Brian Cox, along with singers and dancers, brings you the universe.  NC  Sci NC Critters Hungry for health? Catch Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food, premiering Wednesday, July 3, at 8:30 PM, on the Explorer Channel.


visit unctv.org 8:30  NC  Great American Seafood Cook-Off VII Seasoned and up-and 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour coming chefs compete in  NC  BBC World News New Orleans. America  EX Today’s Wild West  EX India—Nature’s Bonanza/Bair/Virgelle/ Wonderland Buckles Meet a man who spent 9:00  NC  A Chef’s Life 30 years planting his Liver Lover own rainforest.  EX Weekends 6:30  NC  Nightly with Yankee Business Report Adventure 7:00  TV Nightly 9:30  TV A Capitol Fourth Business Report Celebrate America’s 243rd  NC  PBS NewsHour birthday with amazing  EX Rick Steves’ Europe music and fireworks. Granada, Córdoba &  NC  A Chef’s Life Spain’s Costa del Sol Carole King leads this year’s star King Cornbread 7:30  TV My Home, NC studded PBS Independence Day tradition A Capitol Fourth, Thursday,  EX Travel Detective Corral Riding/ July 4, at 8 and 9:30 PM, on UNC-TV. with Peter Greenberg Historic Net Fishing/ Hidden Gems of Oahu Mountain Love Story  EX Born To Explore  EX Christopher Kimball’s 10:00  NC  North Carolina Weekend with Richard Wiese Milk Street Television Deborah Holt Noel shows India: Good Karma Chicken the Chinese Way what’s up this weekend. 7:50   TV Muse—Shorts 10:30  EX Taste of Malaysia  EX Samantha Brown’s Edwin Gil with Martin Yan Places To Love 8:00  TV Mississippi: Cultural Confluence of Oregon RV Trip Rivers of Life Peranakan Explore waterfalls, 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company 10:20 NC  Sci NC—Shorts Oyster Reef Building wildlife and swamps.  NC  PBS NewsHour 10:30  NC  Sci NC  NC  REEL SOUTH  EX Chris Tarrant: Critters Santuario A Guatemalan Extreme Railways  EX Born To Explore grandmother is threatened Return to Yugoslavia with Richard Wiese with deportation after living Africa: The Elephant in the U.S for 25 years. 4 THURSDAY Trunk Show  EX New Scandinavian 10:50 NC  My Home, NC— Cooking 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour Shorts Flavors of the Eternal Forest  NC  BBC World News Kudzu Goat Brigade 8:30  NC  REEL SOUTH America 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company Lumpkin, GA A community  EX My Greek Table  NC  PBS NewsHour recalls its dark past and with Diane Kochilas  EX Travelscope faces a grim present. Hercules Table Riding the Range in South  EX Jamie’s 6:30  NC  Nightly ern Alberta, Canada DV Quick & Easy Food Business Report 11:30  EX In the Americas Scallops/Steak/Pastry Puff  EX Dream of Italy with David Yetman 9:00  TV NOVA Abruzzo Oregon: Violent Past & Black Hole Apocalypse 7:00  TV Nightly Verdant Present Take a mind-blowing voyBusiness Report age to scientific frontiers.  NC  PBS NewsHour  NC  REEL SOUTH  EX Rick Steves’ Europe 5 FRIDAY 120 Days After an unex Andalucía, Gibraltar & 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour pected traffic stop, a family Tangier  NC  BBC World News man in NC is ordered to 7:30  TV ncIMPACT America self-deport to Mexico. Adverse Childhood  EX Taste of History  EX Kevin Belton’s Experiences— Salt Cay: The Island New Orleans Celebrations Cumberland County that Time Forgot Rice Fest  EX Travelscope 6:30  NC  Nightly 9:30  EX Neven’s Austria: Celebrating Business Report Irish Food Trails the Vine in Vienna &  EX Kevin Belton’s Dublin the Burgenland DV New Orleans Celebrations 10:00  TV NOVA 7:50   TV My Home, NC— Rice Fest Black Hole Universe Shorts 7:00  TV Nightly  NC  Beyond Borders: Kudzu Goat Brigade Business Report Undocumented 8:00  TV A Capitol Fourth  NC  PBS NewsHour Mexican Americans Celebrate America’s 243rd  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Examine American policy birthday with amazing Norway’s West: Fjords, decisions which instigated music and fireworks. Mountains & Bergen a rise in undocumented  NC  Flavor, NC immigration. Sweet Onions  EX Cycle Around Japan Discover Japan by bicycle.

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evening&weekend listings 7:30  TV NC SPIN Join Tom Campbell and his guests for informative, balanced debate.  EX Travelscope Papua New Guinea: Cultural Encounters in an Ancient Land DV 8:00  TV Washington Week Leading journalists analyze major news and events.  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Poldark Season 2 on Masterpiece Episode 7 For once, Ross plays the game he despises. 7:20  NC  Sci NC—Shorts Organ Pipes 8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman The political analyst and his guests discuss public affairs and policy issues.  NC  ncIMPACT Adverse Childhood Experiences— Cumberland County 8:50 NC  Boonies! Angela Kelly, Proper Restaurant 9:00  TV Big Pacific Violent  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Jamestown In 1619, a new governor arrives in Virginia, along with women. 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  TV Great Yellowstone Thaw Cameras continue following wildlife dramas as spring brings new challenges.  NC  NC SPIN  EX 800 Words The Turners must revisit their tragic past when a stranger comes to town. 10:30  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover Bright minds and fresh voices debate. 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX EastEnders 11:30  EX EastEnders

6 SATURDAY 6 AM  TV Mister Roger’s Neighborhood  NC  Biographical Conversations with Jim Martin Part 2 of 3  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal Autumn Speckle Trout 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV 6­ | June

Follow the lives of the first settlers in a 17th-century English colony on Jamestown, premiering Friday, July 5, at 9 PM, on the Explorer Channel.

 EX Expeditions with Patrick Mcmillan California, An Ecological Island 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Autumn Speckle Trout  EX Exploring North Carolina Works in Progress 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  Almanac Gardener Growing Crinum Lillies/ Training Young Apple Trees  EX Great Scenic Railway Journeys Mount Rainier Scenic Railroad/Kettle Valley Steam Railway 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & Peterrific DV  NC  Exploring North Carolina Natural Symbols of the State  EX When Whales Walked: Journeys in Deep Time Scientists use technology to make exciting new discoveries. 8:30  TV Curious George DV  NC  Sci NC Critters 8:50 NC  My Home, NC— Shorts Kudzu Goat Brigade 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! DV  NC  North Carolina Weekend 9:20 NC  Sci NC—Shorts Organ Pipes 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  ncIMPACT Adverse Childhood Experiences— Cumberland County 9:50 NC  My Home, NC— Shorts Kudzu Goat Brigade

10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  My Home, NC Mama Dip/Coming of the Shad/Land of Oz/ Banjo Earth  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Flavors of the Eternal Forest 10:20   TV Sci NC—Shorts Organ Pipes 10:30  TV ncIMPACT Adverse Childhood Experiences: Cumberland County  NC  Folkways Pottery Revival in Catawba Valley  EX Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food Scallops/Steak/Pastry Puff 10:50 TV My Home, NC— Shorts Mitchell Hardware 11:00  TV Urban Conversion Zero Waste: Home & Office  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill The Enfield Cupboard DV  EX Taste of History America’s First Penitentiary 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home Anyone Can Do It DV  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill The Shaker Bend DV  EX Taste of Malaysia with Martin Yan Cultural Confluence of Peranakan Martin explores the Melaka Noon  TV gardenSMART Visit a garden full of significant plants and stories.  NC  Growing a Greener World Changing the Way America Eats  EX Smart Travels: Pacific Rim with Rudy Maxa Seattle 12:30  TV America’s Heartland Bacon


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Goldsboro’s Malpass Brothers star on the season premiere of Song of the Mountains, Saturday, July 6, at 8 PM, on the North Carolina Channel.

 NC  Almanac Gardener Growing Crinum Lillies/ Training Young Apple Trees  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Cuba’s Far East 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Vintage Tampa 2019  NC  Exploring North Carolina Natural Symbols of the State  EX Travelscope Germany’s Winter Carnival

 NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 4:00  TV This Old House Hour The Net Zero Bungalow: Plunge Pool  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX To the Ends of the Earth: East Africa A breathtaking virtual tour reveals wondrous animals. 4:30  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal DV Autumn Bite 1:30  NC  EcoSense for Living  NC  PBS NewsHour Young Eco Heroes Weekend  EX Curious Traveler Gain insights about Yorkshire the week’s issues. 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe  EX Amazon: Germany’s Dresden Rivers of Life & Leipzig The Amazon river contains  NC  First in Future boiling streams, crystal Larry Hall clear lagoons, pink river  EX Egypt’s dolphins and a new reef. Treasure Guardians 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Meet people determined Weekend to safeguard Egypt’s  NC  Washington Week cultural heritage. 6 PM  TV Lawrence Welk Show 2:30  TV Samantha Brown’s Strike Up the Band (1964) Places To Love  NC  Classic Gospel Lake Geneva & the Bradley Walker: Blessed Valais, Switzerland  EX Ganges  NC  Story in the with Sue Perkins Public Square The Gangetic Plain Sarah Fawn Montgomery 7:00  TV As Time Goes By 3:00  TV Craftsman’s Legacy What’s Wrong with The Quilter Mrs. Bale?  NC  To the Contrary  NC  Live from the with Bonnie Erbé Dennison Lodge National TV’s only women- Karen Savoca centered news analysis  EX Joanna Lumley’s show tackles hot topics. India  EX Rwanda: Mumbai to Rajasthan The Royal Tour 7:30  TV As Time Goes By Join President Paul Kagame Alistair’s Engagement for gorilla trekking, forest 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders canopy exploring and more. A Sacred Trust, Part 2 3:30  TV American Woodshop Floating Hall Table

 NC  Song of the Mountains Season Premiere! The Malpass Brothers  EX Reconstruction: America After the Civil War Henry Louis Gates Jr. looks at how the U.S. emerged from the war and slavery. 8:50  TV My Home, NC— Shorts Endurance Seafood 9:00  TV Death in Paradise Stumped in Murder  NC  Front & Center Liam Gallagher 10:00  TV Hinterland DCI Mathias unearths some shocking secrets after a curator is discovered in a shallow grave.  NC  Kate Jimmy Webb with Ashley Campbell  EX Prohibition A Nation of Drunkards DV 11:00  TV Tunnel: Sabotage The connection between Elise and Eryka intensifies.  NC  Austin City Limits Miranda Lambert

7 SUNDAY 6 AM  TV Nature Cat  NC  Closer to Truth Is the Multiverse Real?  EX Finding Your Roots The Stories We Tell 6:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Education Matters Learn about key issues affecting education in NC. 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV  NC  First in Future Leslie Boney of the Institute for Emerging Issues engages leaders in topics affecting our state.  EX Antiques Roadshow Vintage St. Paul 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  ncIMPACT Volunteer Firefighter Shortage—Orange County 7:50 NC  North Carolina Weekend—Shorts Beaufort Grocery 8:00  TV Curious George DV  NC  Carolina Business Review Chris William and his guests discuss business news in the Carolinas.  EX We’ll Meet Again Heroes of 9/11 8:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover

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evening&weekend listings 9:00  TV This Old House Hour The Net Zero Bungalow: Plunge Pool  NC  Washington Week  EX Egypt’s Treasure Guardians Meet people determined to safeguard Egypt’s cultural heritage. 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 10:00  TV Exploring North Carolina Native Intelligence  NC  NC SPIN  EX Rwanda: The Royal Tour Join President Paul Kagame for gorilla trekking, forestcanopy exploring and more. 10:30  TV Sci NC Critters  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Ed Haag 10:50   TV Muse—Shorts Abby the Spoon Lady 11:00  TV North Carolina Bookwatch Scott Huler: A Delicious Country  NC  Comic Culture HeroesCon 2018  EX To the Ends of the Earth: East Africa A breathtaking virtual tour reveals wondrous animals. 11:30  TV Black Issues Forum Visit unctv.org/bif.  NC  Story in the Public Square Kim Wallace Noon  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Bream Bed  EX Travelscope Adventures in California’s Tri-Valley DV 12:30  TV NC SPIN  NC  Fishing Behind the Lines Summertime on the St. Lawrence River  EX Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions Making a Restaurant, Part 1 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television New Breads  NC  Song of the Mountains The Malpass Brothers  EX 800 Words The Turners must revisit their tragic past when a stranger comes to town. 1:30  TV Martha Stewart’s Cooking School One-Pot Meals

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Go inside the space race as Chasing the Moon: American Experience, premieres Monday, July 8, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.

2:00  TV America’s Test Kitchen from Cook’s Illustrated Pork Two Ways  NC  Front & Center Liam Gallagher  EX Poldark Season 2 on Masterpiece Episode 7 For once, Ross plays the game he despises. 2:30  TV Cook’s Country Spicy & Sour for Supper 3:00  TV Sara’s Weeknight Meals 
 Personal Pizza  NC  Kate Jimmy Webb with Ashley Campbell  EX Jamestown In 1619, a new governor arrives in Virginia, along with women. 3:30  TV Lidia’s Kitchen Starring Olive Oil 4:00  TV Kevin Belton’s New Orleans Celebrations Oyster Fest  NC  Austin City Limits Miranda Lambert  EX Father Brown The Tree of Truth 4:30  TV Mexico— One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless The Hunt for Caribbean Lobster 5:00  TV Washington Week  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Mrs. Wilson on Masterpiece Episode 1 Alison Wilson probes the secret life of her late spy novelist husband. 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  ncIMPACT Adverse Childhood Experiences— Cumberland County

6 PM  TV Father Brown The Tanganyika Green  NC  Black Issues Forum Visit unctv.org/bif.  EX Bletchley Circle— San Francisco Not Cricket 6:30  NC  Blackademics Television Riders/Adams/Kabui 7:00  TV Midsomer Murders A Sacred Trust, Part 2  NC  Finding Your Roots Southern Roots with Questlove, Dr. Phil & Charlayne Hunter-Gault  EX My Mother & Other Strangers on Masterpiece Part 5 Will Rose and Captain Dreyfuss make a terrible mistake? 8:00  TV Poldark Season 4 on Masterpiece Episode 3 Ross makes a speech in Parliament.  NC  Great Performances: Orphee et Eurydice from Lyric Opera of Chicago Reimagine Gluck’s enduringly popular opera based on the famous Greek myth.  EX Mississippi: Rivers of Life Explore waterfalls, wildlife and swamps. 9:00  TV Endeavour Season 6 on Masterpiece Deguello DV  EX Ganges with Sue Perkins The Delta 10:00  NC  Great Performances: Chicago Voices Celebrate Chicago’s vibrant music culture with performances by Renée Fleming, Lupe Fiasco and more.  EX Joanna Lumley’s India Rajasthan, Delhi & Kashmir


visit unctv.org Explore out-of-this-world memorabilia on a special edition of Antiques Roadshow, Monday, July 8, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

 EX Bletchley Circle— San Francisco Iron in War 10:00  NC  NOVA Black Hole Universe  EX King Charles III on Masterpiece This drama imagines Prince Charles’ ascension to the throne. 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour

9 TUESDAY 10:30  TV PBS Previews: Country Music Go behind the scenes of the sweeping new series from director Ken Burns. 11:00  TV EastEnders  NC  ncIMPACT Adverse Childhood Experiences— Cumberland County  EX Mississippi: Rivers of Life Explore waterfalls, wildlife and swamps. 11:20  NC  My Home, NC— Shorts Mitchell Hardware 11:30  TV EastEnders  NC  My Home, NC Endurance Seafood/ Connor Stroud/Kings BBQ/ FARM Café/The Avett Brothers’ Joe Kwon

8 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX To the Ends of the Earth: East Africa A breathtaking virtual tour reveals wondrous animals.

6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Oslo 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life Apples  EX Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Montreal, Canada 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Out of This World  NC  Exploring North Carolina Circumnavigating the Albemarle Sound  EX Mrs. Wilson on Masterpiece Episode 2 Alison ends up in the center of a mystery. 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Ten Places To Learn Tar Heel Natural Heritage 9:00  TV Chasing the Moon: American Experience Explore early days of the U.S./USSR space race. DV  NC  NOVA Black Hole Apocalypse Take a mind-blowing voyage to scientific frontiers.

6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television A Trip to Senegal 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen Soup for the Soul 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Stockholm 7:30  TV Flavor, NC Smith’s Blueberries/ Cornerstone Tea  EX Travelscope Italy: Friuli Venezia Giulia: Italy’s Hidden Region DV 8:00  TV Space Men: American Experience Meet the pioneering scientists and pilots behind the U.S. space program. DV  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch David La Vere: The Tuscarora War  EX Wild Weather Brave, ambitious experiments show how weather works. 8:30  NC  Story in the Public Square Kim Wallace 9:00  TV Chasing the Moon: American Experience See how the U.S. beat the USSR in the space race. DV  NC  Sci NC Unexpected Finds in NC  EX Earth’s Great Seasons Spring 9:20 NC  My Home, NC— Shorts Sam Jones BBQ Gospel 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Matt D. Wilson

Celebrate Spring on Earth’s Great Seasons, Tuesday, July 9, at 9 PM, on the Explorer Channel. June | 9


evening&weekend listings 10:00  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter The Pursuit of New Truths with Hélène Grimaud & Scott McCloud  EX Being the Change: A New Kind of Climate Documentary A climate scientist shows how reducing fossil fuel use can make us happier. 10:30  NC  On Story A Conversation with Tony Gilroy 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Northern Ethiopia: Ancient The quirky cultural series Reconnecting Roots bridges generations. See its History & Spiritual Present DV

11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Chiapas Highlands: Mexico’s Indian Empire

premiere Thursday, July 11, at 8 PM, on the Explorer Channel.

 NC  Imaginary Village of Allan Gurganus The acclaimed writer has lived in a restored foursquare house beside his old 10 WEDNESDAY town’s cemetery, which offer glimpses into his stories 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour and writing process.  NC  BBC World News  EX Kevin Belton’s America New Orleans Celebrations  EX Kolkata Greek Fest with Sue Perkins 9:30  NC  It Had Wings See how India’s capital Based on a short story is reinventing itself as a by Allan Gurganus, a megacity with a reputation widow, alone at home, for eccentricity, culture and sees something heavenly tolerance. and wounded fall into her 6:30  NC  Nightly backyard. Business Report  EX Taste of History 7:00  TV Nightly Remember Paoli Business Report  NC  Rendered Small  NC  PBS NewsHour Explore over 1,200 Ameri  EX Rick Steves’ Europe can folk art buildings on Helsinki & Tallinn: display in Steven Burke and Baltic Sisters Randy Campbell’s private 7:30  TV Sci NC collection in Hillsborough. Critters 10:00  EX Christopher Kimball’s  EX Born To Explore Milk Street Television with Richard Wiese South American Classics Scotland: Vikings,  NC  Deeply Rooted: Puffins & Ponies John Coykendall’s 8:00  TV NOVA Journey to Save Back to the Moon GovernOur Seeds & Stories ments and private industry See how a rural Louisiana launch space travel anew. community’s seeds, tradi  NC  REEL SOUTH tions and oral histories are The Well-Placed Weed being preserved. Meet a garden designer known for his love of beauty 10:30  EX Taste of Malaysia with Martin Yan and ability to create it. Gateway to the South  EX New Scandinavian 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company Cooking  NC  PBS NewsHour King Crab Hotel  EX Chris Tarrant: 8:30  EX Jamie’s Extreme Railways Quick & Easy Food Journey to the Holy Land Tuna/Meatballs/Cookies 9:00  TV Chasing the Moon: American Experience 11 THURSDAY Experience the triumph of 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour the first moon landing. DV  NC  BBC World News America 10­ | June

 EX New Scandinavian Cooking Flavors of the Eternal Forest 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Dream of Italy Basilicata with Francis Ford Coppola 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Galicia & the Camino de Santiago 7:30  TV Our State Mule Rider/Bodie Island Lighthouse  EX Travelscope Guatemala: The Maya of the Western Highlands DV 8:00  TV ncIMPACT Volunteer Firefighter Shortage—Orange County  NC  Flavor, NC From the Vineyard Special  EX Reconnecting Roots Premiere! A Work in Progress 8:20   TV My Home, NC— Shorts Sam Jones BBQ Gospel 8:30  TV Sci NC Unexpected Finds in NC  NC  Food Town: Durham, NC This 24-hour snapshot shows the people behind the menus that make the Bull City one of America’s tastiest towns.  EX Today’s Wild West Mustangs/Mules/ Brenn Hill/Olaf 8:50   TV Boonies! Angela Kelly, Proper Restaurant 9:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  Foods that Make You Say Mmm-mmm Bob Garner explores different NC food traditions.


visit unctv.org  EX Weekends with Yankee The Next Generation 9:20   TV Sci NC—Shorts Organ Pipes 9:30  TV Exploring North Carolina Living Collections  EX Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg Best Airline Safety Videos 10:00  TV High Point University Presents Josh Groban  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Beyond Your Backyard Cozumel 10:20  NC  Sci NC—Shorts Organ Pipes 10:30  NC  Sci NC Unexpected Finds in NC  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese Qatar: Pearl of the Arabian Sea 10:50 NC  My Home, NC— Shorts Sam Jones BBQ Gospel 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Land Without Limits: The Cariboo-Chilcotin Coast DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Father Kino & the Southwest

12 FRIDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of History Southern Fare at Rattle & Snap 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Kevin Belton’s New Orleans Celebrations Greek Fest 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Rome: Ancient Glory 7:30  TV NC SPIN  EX Travelscope Guatemala: Seeking the Past in Tikal & Yaxha DV 8:00  TV Washington Week  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Poldark Season 2 on Masterpiece Episode 8 Demelza toys with temptation. 8:20 NC  Sci NC—Shorts Drops on the Farm 8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman

 NC  ncIMPACT Volunteer Firefighter Shortage—Orange County 8:50 NC  Boonies! Jesse Miller: Insurance Agent by Day, Auctioneer for the Greater Good by Night 9:00  TV Big Pacific Voracious  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Jamestown Farlow and Redwick’s disdain for the women intensifies. 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  TV Great Yellowstone Thaw Witness wildfire, wolves and orphan grizzly cubs.  NC  NC SPIN  EX 800 Words Shay avoids Katie after the fallout with Joe Cettino. 10:30  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX EastEnders 11:30  EX EastEnders

8:30  TV Curious George  NC  Sci NC Unexpected Finds in NC 8:50 NC  My Home, NC— Shorts Sam Jones BBQ Gospel 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! DV  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Wonders of Mexico Forests of the Maya 9:20  NC  Sci NC—Shorts Drops on the Farm 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  ncIMPACT Volunteer Firefighter Shortage—Orange County 9:50  NC  My Home, NC— Shorts Sam Jones BBQ Gospel 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  My Home, NC Courage of Chris Rosati/ Salem Street Drum Co./ Highland Brewing/Hospital to Home/Villa Verde  EX New Scandinavian Cooking King Crab Hotel 10:20   TV Sci NC—Shorts Drops on the Farm 13 SATURDAY 10:30  TV ncIMPACT 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Volunteer Firefighter Neighborhood DV Shortage—Orange County  NC  Biographical Conver  NC  Folkways sations with Jim Martin Earth Skills Part 3 of 3  EX Jamie’s  EX Carolina Quick & Easy Food Outdoor Journal Tuna/Meatballs/Cookies Cape Fear Shad 10:50   TV My Home, NC— 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Shorts Neighborhood DV Kai Lightner: World-Class  EX Expeditions with Rock Climber Patrick Mcmillan 11:00  TV Urban Conversion California: Hope, Survival Building Small & Resilience  NC  The Woodwright’s 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV Shop with Roy Underhill  NC  Carolina Dovetailed Grease Pot Outdoor Journal  EX Taste of History Cape Fear Shad Camden & the  EX Exploring Controversial Quaker North Carolina 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s First Lost Colony Garden Home 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Flower Power DV Neighborhood DV  NC  Craftsman’s Legacy  NC  Almanac Gardener The Sand Caster An Original NC Yard/  EX Taste of Malaysia Growing Raspberries with Martin Yan  EX Great Scenic Gateway to the South Railway Journeys Noon  TV gardenSMART Explore the Nevada Visit beautiful gardens that Northern Railroad, the thrive in less-than-bright Grand Canyon Railway and light. Cumbres and Toltec Scenic.  NC  Growing a 8:00  TV Pinkalicious Greener World & Peterrific DV For the Love of Maples,  NC  Exploring Flat Rock North Carolina  EX Smart Travels: Story in Quarries Pacific Rim with Rudy Maxa  EX Greeks Vancouver & Victoria, Cavemen to Kings British Columbia June | 11


evening&weekend listings 2:30  TV America’s Heartland 1 Robotic NC Nursery  NC  Almanac Gardener An Original NC Yard/ Growing Raspberries  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Chiapas Highlands: Mexico’s Indian Empire 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Out of This World  NC  Exploring North Carolina Story in Quarries  EX Travelscope Thailand: Rediscovering Bangkok DV 1:30  NC  EcoSense for Living Ocean Health— Tales of Recovery  EX Curious Traveler Salzburg 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe Germany’s Frankfurt & Nürnberg  NC  First in Future Andrea Harris  EX Wild Weather Brave, ambitious experiments show how weather works. 2:30  TV Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Santa Fe  NC  Story in the Public Square Kim Wallace 3:00  TV Craftsman’s Legacy The Shoemakers  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé  EX Earth’s Great Seasons Spring 3:30  TV American Woodshop Maloof Inspired Chair Part One  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 4:00  TV This Old House Hour Net Zero from the Ground Up/Window Repair  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Being the Change: A New Kind of Climate Documentary A climate scientist shows how reducing fossil fuel use can make us happier. 4:30  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal Jig Master  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Mississippi: Rivers of Life Explore waterfalls, wildlife and swamps. 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  Washington Week 12­ | June

Violet Todd (Simona Brown) and Sidney Chambers (James Norton) stroll before a murder spikes racial tensions on Grantchester Season 4 on Masterpiece, premiering Sunday, July 14, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.

6 PM  TV Lawrence Welk Show The Great Gershwin (1972)  NC  Classic Gospel A Few Good Men: The Gaither Vocal Band, Gatlin Brothers & Oak Ridge Boys  EX Ganges with Sue Perkins The Delta 7:00  TV As Time Goes By The House Next Door  NC  Live from the Dennison Lodge Mike Dowling  EX Joanna Lumley’s India Rajasthan, Delhi & Kashmir 7:30  TV As Time Goes By A Surprise for Jean 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders A Rare Bird, Part 1  NC  Song of the Mountains ETSU Old-Time Ramblers/ Amanda Cook Band  EX Reconstruction: America After the Civil War Examine the rise of Jim Crow. 8:50  TV My Home, NC— Shorts Love & Chocolate/ Videri Chocolate Factory 9:00  TV Death in Paradise Man Overboard, Part 1  NC  Front & Center CMA Songwriters Series Presents: Luke Combs & Kane Brown 10:00  TV Hinterland A gruesome discovery follows a fatal shooting at a remote petrol station.  NC  Kate John Oates  EX Prohibition A Nation of Scofflaws DV 11:00  TV Tunnel: Sabotage Karl and Elise try to get to Vanessa in time.  NC  Austin City Limits James Bay/ Rhiannon Giddens

14 SUNDAY 6 AM  TV Nature Cat  NC  Closer to Truth
 Critical Realism in Science & Religion?  EX Finding Your Roots The Irish Factor with Soledad O’Brien, Bill O’Reilly & Bill Maher DV 6:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Education Matters 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV  NC  First in Future  EX Antiques Roadshow Vintage Reno 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  ncIMPACT Incarceration & Reentry— Pitt County 7:50 NC  North Carolina Weekend—Shorts Wright Brothers Visitor Center 8:00  TV Curious George DV  NC  Carolina Business Review  EX We’ll Meet Again Freedom Summer 8:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 9:00  TV This Old House Hour Net Zero from the Ground Up/Window Repair  NC  Washington Week  EX Wild Weather Brave, ambitious experiments show how weather works. 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 10:00  TV Exploring North Carolina Highway to the Future  NC  NC SPIN  EX Earth’s Great Seasons Spring 10:30  TV Sci NC Unexpected Finds in NC


visit unctv.org  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Heather Bell Adams: Maranatha Road 10:50   TV Muse—Shorts Medical Wigs 11:00  TV North Carolina Bookwatch David La Vere: The Tuscarora War  NC  Comic Culture Matt D. Wilson  EX Being the Change: A New Kind of Climate Documentary A climate scientist shows how reducing fossil fuel use can make us happier. 11:30  TV Black Issues Forum Visit unctv.org/bif.  NC  Story in the Public Square Elizabeth Kolbert Noon  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal MR-17 Specks  EX Travelscope Surprising Toronto DV 12:30  TV NC SPIN  NC  Fishing Behind the Lines Big Bass on the St. Regis River  EX Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions Making a Restaurant, Part 2 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television A Trip to Senegal  NC  Song of the Mountains ETSU Old-Time Ramblers/ Amanda Cook Band  EX 800 Words Shay avoids Katie after the fallout with Joe Cettino. 1:30  TV Martha Stewart’s Cooking School Steakhouse 2:00  TV America’s Test Kitchen from Cook’s Illustrated Summer Picnic Party  NC  Front & Center CMA Songwriters Series Presents: Luke Combs & Kane Brown  EX Poldark Season 2 on Masterpiece Episode 8 Demelza toys with temptation. 2:30  TV Cook’s Country Smoky Barbecue Favorites 3:00  TV Sara’s Weeknight Meals Pasta in a Pan  NC  Kate John Oates  EX Jamestown Farlow and Redwick’s disdain for the women intensifies.

3:30  TV Lidia’s Kitchen Spice It Up 4:00  TV Kevin Belton’s New Orleans Celebrations Tomato Fest  NC  Austin City Limits James Bay/ Rhiannon Giddens  EX Father Brown The Jackdaws Revenge 4:30  TV Mexico— One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless A Tour of Traditions 5:00  TV Washington Week  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Mrs. Wilson on Masterpiece Episode 2 Alison ends up in the center of a mystery. 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  ncIMPACT Volunteer Firefighter Shortage—Orange County 6 PM  TV Father Brown The Fire in the Sky  NC  Black Issues Forum Visit unctv.org/bif.  EX Bletchley Circle— San Francisco Iron in War 6:30  NC  Blackademics Television Chang/Saenz 7:00  TV Midsomer Murders A Rare Bird, Part 1  NC  Finding Your Roots Funny Business with Amy Schumer & Aziz Ansari  EX Space Chase USA Explore how Cocoa Beach, FL, transformed into a hub for the U.S. space program. 8:00  TV Poldark Season 4 on Masterpiece Episode 4 Ross is reunited with his family at home.  NC  Great Performances Julius Caesar Experience Shakespeare in an all-female production set in prison.  EX NOVA Back to the Moon Governments and private industry launch space travel anew. 9:00  TV Grantchester Season 4 on Masterpiece Episode 1 A murder aggravates racial tensions.  EX Chasing the Moon: American Experience Explore early days of the U.S./USSR space race. DV 10:00  NC  Bard in the Backcountry Go behind the scenes at a summer of Montana Shakespeare in the Parks.

1:00  TV EastEnders 1  NC  ncIMPACT Volunteer Firefighter Shortage—Orange County  EX Space Chase USA Explore how Cocoa Beach, FL, transformed into a hub for the U.S. space program. 11:20 NC  My Home, NC— Shorts Kai Lightner: World-Class Rock Climber 11:30  TV EastEnders  NC  My Home, NC Original Collard Sandwich/ Last Patternmaker/Napoleon Hill/Chicken Lady/ Newton Grove Drug Store/ Brown Mountain Lights

15 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Being the Change: A New Kind of Climate Documentary A climate scientist shows how reducing fossil fuel use can make us happier. 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Basque Country 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life The Fish Episode, Y’all  EX Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Oregon RV Trip 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Vintage Houston 2019  NC  Exploring North Carolina On the Border  EX Mrs. Wilson on Masterpiece Episode 3 A bombshell drops. 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Haw Revival 9:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Vintage Tulsa  NC  NOVA Apollo’s Daring Mission Astronauts reveal how the first mission to the Moon pioneered groundbreaking technologies.  EX Bletchley Circle— San Francisco Fog of War

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evening&weekend listings 0:00  TV POV 1 Bisbee ‘17 Community members mark the story of the Bisbee Deportation.  NC  NOVA Back to the Moon Governments and private industry launch space travel anew.  EX Bletchley Circle— San Francisco In for a Pound 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Finding Your Roots The Irish Factor with Soledad O’Brien, Bill O’Reilly & Bill Maher DV

16 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television Chicken the Chinese Way 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen The Lobster Story 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Rome: Baroque Brilliance 7:30  TV Flavor, NC Sunburst Trout Farms  EX Travelscope Williamsburg, VA DV 8:00  TV Chasing the Moon: American Experience Explore early days of the U.S./USSR space race. DV  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Etaf Rum: A Woman Is No Man  EX Nature American Spring Live: Birth & Rebirth 8:30  NC  Story in the Public Square Elizabeth Kolbert 9:00  NC  Sci NC Science & Health  EX Earth’s Great Seasons Summer 9:20  NC  My Home, NC— Shorts So Good Pupusas 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Sandra Bell-Lundy 10:00  TV NOVA Apollo’s Daring Mission Astronauts reveal how the first mission to the Moon pioneered groundbreaking technologies.  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter Articulate in Philadelphia

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Using declassified audio and dramatic reenactments, experience the Apollo 11 Moon landing as never before on 8 Days: to the Moon & Back, premiering Wednesday, July 17, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.

 EX Great Yellowstone Thaw The wildlife must find ways to survive a brutal winter. 10:30  NC  On Story Conversation with Ali Leroi 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Dreamin’ California’s Coast: Malibu to Big Sur DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Pororoca: Brazil’s Famous Wave

 EX New Scandinavian Cooking Fairytale Land 8:30  EX Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food Chops/Linguine/Fish Cakes 9:00  TV 8 Days: To the Moon & Back Mission audio, astronaut conversations, footage and CGI recreate the first Moon landing.  NC  Blow the Tannery Whistle Enjoy Gary Carden’s story about growing up in Appalachia. 17 WEDNESDAY  EX Kevin Belton’s 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour New Orleans Celebrations  NC  BBC World News Crab Fest America 9:30  NC  Four Appalachian  EX Space Chase USA Craftspeople Explore how Cocoa Beach, Meet some traditional FL, transformed into a hub Appalachian crafts legends. for the U.S. space program.  EX Taste of History 6:30  NC  Nightly Settling Jamestown Business Report 10:00  NC  Appalachia Sounding 7:00  TV Nightly Experience songs, dances, Business Report tall tales, ghost stories and  NC  PBS NewsHour wry humor of mountain folk.  EX Rick Steves’ Europe  EX Christopher Kimball’s Rome: Backstreet Riches Milk Street Television 7:30  TV Sci NC Everyday Turkish Favorites Unexpected Finds in NC 10:50  TV POV Shorts  EX Born To Explore Earthrise Apollo 8 astrowith Richard Wiese nauts recall the 1968 story Indonesia: Orangutans— of the first image of the People of the Forest Earth captured from space. 8:00  TV Year in Space  EX Taste of Malaysia Go behind the scenes of with Martin Yan Scott Kelly’s year on the Cultural Mosaic International Space Station. 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  REEL SOUTH  NC  PBS NewsHour Ingrid Fashion designer  EX Chris Tarrant: Ingrid Gipson discovered a Extreme Railways reclusive life of solitude and The Alps creativity in Arkansas.


visit unctv.org 8:50 NC  Sci NC—Shorts Horseshoe Crab Blood 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour 8:30  TV FRONT ROW  NC  BBC World News with Marc Rotterman America  NC  ncIMPACT  EX New Scandinavian Incarceration & Reentry— Cooking Pitt County King Crab Hotel 8:50 NC  Boonies! 6:30  NC  Nightly Anna Roseman, Business Report Anna Banana’s  EX Dream of Italy Consignment Store Castelvetere Sul Calore 9:00  TV Big Pacific (Italian Ancestry) Passionate 7:00  TV Nightly  NC  FRONT ROW Business Report with Marc Rotterman  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Jamestown Visit eight states, including our own,  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Warriors descend upon for the surprising story of The Favored Florence: Heart of the colony; settlers meet Strawberry, premiering Thursday, the Renaissance with the tribal leader. July 18, at 9 PM, on the North Carolina 7:30  TV Our State 9:30  NC  Washington Week Channel. Lighter than Air/Mrs. Hanes’ 10:00  TV Himalaya: Moravian Cookies Kingdoms of the Sky 10:20 NC  Sci NC—Shorts  EX Travelscope Discover extraordinary wild Drops on the Farm Madhya Pradesh, India DV life and people of Earth’s 10:30  NC  Sci NC 8:00  TV ncIMPACT highest mountain range. Science & Health Incarceration & Reentry—  NC  NC SPIN  EX Born To Explore Pitt County  EX 800 Words with Richard Wiese  NC  Flavor, NC South Dakota: Wild Buffalo Big Mac’s space race plans Okra divide the town. 10:50 NC  My Home, NC—  EX Reconnecting Roots 1 0:30  NC  Firing Line with Shorts Seed to Supermarket Margaret Hoover So Good Pupusas 8:20   TV My Home, NC— 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company 11:00  EX EastEnders Shorts  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour So Good Pupusas  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope 8:30  TV Sci NC 11:30  EX EastEnders San Miguel de Allende, Science & Health Celebrating in the Heart  NC  Moveable Feast 20 SATURDAY of Mexico DV with Fine Cooking 11:30  EX In the Americas 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Charleston, SC with David Yetman Neighborhood DV  EX Today’s Wild West Baracoa: Cuba’s Outpost  NC  Biographical Conver Tombstone Ranch/ on the Atlantic sations with Hugh McColl Geronimo’s Hideout/ Part 1 of 3 Old Tucson 19 FRIDAY  EX Carolina 8:50 TV Boonies! Outdoor Journal Jesse Miller: Insurance Agent 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  Light for Kings by Day, Auctioneer for the  NC  BBC World News 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Greater Good by Night America Neighborhood DV 9:00  TV North Carolina  EX Taste of History  EX Expeditions with Weekend The Tex-Mex Republic Patrick Mcmillan  NC  Favored Strawberry 6:30  NC  Nightly Beringia, the Eternal See hard-working immigrants Business Report Frontier chase the American dream.  EX Kevin Belton’s 7:00   TV Sesame Street DV  EX Weekends New Orleans Celebrations  NC  Carolina with Yankee Crab Fest Outdoor Journal New England Celebrities 7:00  TV Nightly  Light for Kings 9:20   TV Sci NC—Shorts Business Report  EX Exploring Drops on the Farm  NC  PBS NewsHour North Carolina 9:30  TV Exploring  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Lawson’s Voyage North Carolina Paris: Regal & Intimate to the Carolinas Cafeteria Line 7:30  TV NC SPIN 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s  EX Travel Detective  EX Travelscope Neighborhood DV with Peter Greenberg Madhya Pradesh, India:  NC  Almanac Gardener Hidden Gems of Ras India’s Rural Heart DV Solving Tomato Problems/ Al-Khaima 8:00  TV Washington Week Backyard Blue Birds 10:00  TV High Point University  NC  North Carolina  EX Great Scenic Presents Weekend Railway Journeys David King  EX Poldark Season 2 Take an in-depth look at  NC  North Carolina on Masterpiece the Texas State Railroad. Weekend Episode 9 An enraged  EX Beyond Your mob threatens George Backyard and Elizabeth. Little Rock

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evening&weekend listings 8:00  TV Ready Jet Go!: One Small Step The friends discover exciting things the Apollo 11 astronauts left on the Moon!  NC  Exploring North Carolina Buffers  EX Greeks The Good Strife 8:30  NC  Sci NC Science & Health 8:50  NC  My Home, NC— Shorts So Good Pupusas 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! DV  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Wonders of Mexico Mountain Worlds 9:20  NC  Sci NC—Shorts Horseshoe Crab Blood 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  ncIMPACT Incarceration & Reentry— Pitt County 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  My Home, NC Endurance Seafood/ Connor Stroud/Kings BBQ/ FARM Café/The Avett Brothers’ Joe Kwon  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Fairytale Land 10:20   TV Sci NC—Shorts Horseshoe Crab Blood 10:30  TV ncIMPACT Incarceration & Reentry— Pitt County  NC  Folkways Piedmont Blues  EX Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food Chops/Linguine/Fish Cakes 10:50  TV My Home, NC— Shorts Helen’s Love Story: Todd Mercantile 11:00  TV Urban Conversion Alternative Building  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Secrets of the Whirlygig  EX Taste of History Salt Cay: The Island that Time Forgot 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home Washington Was Here DV  NC  Craftsman’s Legacy The Yarn Spinner  EX Taste of Malaysia with Martin Yan Cultural Mosaic Noon  TV gardenSMART Discover a gorgeous garden designed in 1857 during the Romantic period.

 NC  Growing a Greener World Cemetery Gardens  EX Smart Travels: Pacific Rim with Rudy Maxa Shanghai 12:30  TV America’s Heartland A farming program helps veterans transition from combat to life on the land.  NC  Almanac Gardener Solving Tomato Problems/ Backyard Blue Birds  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Father Kino & the Southwest 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Vintage Houston 2019  NC  Exploring North Carolina Buffers  EX Travelscope Thailand: From Golden Triangle to White Sands DV 1:30  NC  EcoSense for Living Ocean Health: Creatures Speak  EX Curious Traveler San Miguel de Allende 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe Bulgaria  NC  First in Future Maurice Green  EX Nature American Spring Live: Birth & Rebirth 2:30  TV Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Seoul, South Korea  NC  Story in the Public Square Elizabeth Kolbert 3:00  TV Craftsman’s Legacy The Bicycle Maker  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé  EX Earth’s Great Seasons Summer 3:30  TV American Woodshop Maloof Inspired Chair, Part 2  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 4:00  TV This Old House Hour HVAC of the Future/ Stone Walkway  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Great Yellowstone Thaw The wildlife must find ways to survive a brutal winter. 4:30  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal River Flounder

Take a giant leap with Ready Jet Go!: One Small Step, Saturday, July 20, at 8 AM, on UNC-TV. 16­ | June

 NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX NOVA Back to the Moon Governments and private industry launch space travel anew. 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  Washington Week 6 PM  TV Lawrence Welk Show Polkas to Classics (1967)  NC  Classic Gospel Country Roots, Gospel Favorites  EX Chasing the Moon: American Experience Explore early days of the U.S./USSR space race. DV 7:00  TV As Time Goes By Pardon?  NC  Live from the Dennison Lodge Mike Herwitz 7:30  TV As Time Goes By An Old Flame 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders A Rare Bird, Part 2  NC  Song of the Mountains H.B. Beverly/ Highland Travelers  EX Jazz Gumbo (Beginnings to 1917) 8:50  TV My Home, NC— Shorts Chicken Lady 9:00  TV Death in Paradise Man Overboard, Part 2  NC  Front & Center Mike + The Mechanics 9:30  EX Everyone Has a Place Jazz, gospel and vocals mix for a toe-tapping, handclapping musical tapestry. 10:00  TV Hinterland A gruesome discovery follows a fatal shooting at a remote petrol station.


visit unctv.org  NC  Kate Sheila E  EX Prohibition A Nation of Hypocrites DV 11:00  TV Tunnel: Sabotage Elise makes a devastating discovery.  NC  Austin City Limits Khalid/Mac Demarco

 NC  Comic Culture Sandra Bell-Lundy  EX Great Yellowstone Thaw The wildlife must find ways to survive a brutal winter. 11:30  TV Black Issues Forum Visit unctv.org/bif.  NC  Story in the Public Square Michael A. Cohen & 21 SUNDAY Micah Zenko 6 AM  TV Nature Cat Noon  TV FRONT ROW  NC  Closer to Truth with Marc Rotterman Why Consonance in Science  NC  Carolina & Religion? Outdoor Journal  EX Finding Your Roots Early Bass In Search of Freedom  EX Travelscope with Maya Rudolph, Ontario’s Central Counties: Shonda Rhimes & Multicultural Advent DV Keenen Ivory Wayans DV 12:30  TV NC SPIN 6:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Fishing  NC  Education Matters Behind the Lines 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV Friends from West Point  NC  First in Future Part 1  EX Antiques Roadshow  EX Burt Wolf: Vintage Tampa 2019 Travels & Traditions 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s The Beach Vacation, Part 1 Neighborhood DV 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s  NC  ncIMPACT Milk Street Television Renewable Energy— Chicken the Chinese Way Gates/Pasquotank/  NC  Song of the Mountains Perquimans Counties H.B. Beverly/ 7:50  NC  North Carolina Highland Travelers Weekend—Shorts  EX 800 Words Siamese Twins Museum. Big Mac’s space race plans 8:00  TV Curious George DV divide the town.  NC  Carolina Business 1:30  TV Martha Stewart’s Review Cooking School  EX We’ll Meet Again Mushrooms Coming Out 2:00  TV America’s 8:30  TV Wild Kratts Test Kitchen from  NC  Firing Line with Cook’s Illustrated Margaret Hoover Latin Comfort Food 9:00  TV This Old House Hour  NC  Front & Center HVAC of the Future/ Mike + The Mechanics Stone Walkway  EX Poldark Season 2  NC  Washington Week on Masterpiece  EX Nature Episode 9 An enraged American Spring Live: mob threatens George Birth & Rebirth and Elizabeth. 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW 2:30  TV Cook’s Country with Marc Rotterman Smothered & Dowdied 10:00  TV Exploring 3:00  TV Sara’s North Carolina Weeknight Meals Where Rivers Are Born Leftovers: Use It or Lose It  NC  NC SPIN  NC  Kate  EX Earth’s Great Seasons Sheila E Summer  EX Jamestown 0:30  TV Sci NC 1 Warriors descend upon Science & Health the colony; settlers meet  NC  North Carolina with the tribal leader. Bookwatch 3:30  TV Lidia’s Kitchen Philip Gerard: A Perfect Roast The Dark of the Island 4:00  TV Kevin Belton’s 10:50   TV Muse—Shorts New Orleans Celebrations Frank Thompson: Gumbo Fest NC Silent Films  NC  Austin City Limits 11:00  TV North Carolina Khalid/Mac Demarco Bookwatch  EX Father Brown Etaf Rum: The Kembleford Dragon A Woman Is No Man

4:30  TV Mexico— One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless Off the Beaten Path in Playa Del Carmen 5:00  TV Washington Week  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Mrs. Wilson on Masterpiece Episode 3 A bombshell drops. 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  ncIMPACT Incarceration & Reentry— Pitt County 6 PM  TV Father Brown The Penitent Man  NC  Black Issues Forum Visit unctv.org/bif.  EX Bletchley Circle— San Francisco Fog of War 6:30  NC  Blackademics Television Gerstenblatt/Conways/ Hoberman 7:00  TV Midsomer Murders A Rare Bird, Part 2  NC  Finding Your Roots Grandparents & Other Strangers with Andy Samberg & George R. R. Martin  EX Bletchley Circle— San Francisco In for a Pound 8:00  TV Poldark Season 4 on Masterpiece Episode 5 Ross is advised to take a slier approach.  NC  Great Performances: Noel Coward’s Present Laughter A self-obsessed actor experiences a midlife crisis.  EX Year in Space Go behind the scenes of Scott Kelly’s year on the International Space Station. 9:00  TV Grantchester Season 4 on Masterpiece Episode 2 A professor dies at a cutting-edge computer laboratory.  EX Chasing the Moon: American Experience Discover what it took for the U.S. to beat the USSR in the space race. DV 10:00  TV Father Brown The Great Train Robbery 10:30  NC  Muse: The Arts Show Arts Education: Carolina Manga Library, Shakespeare Summer Camp

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evening&weekend listings 1:00  TV EastEnders 1  NC  ncIMPACT Incarceration & Reentry— Pitt County  EX John Glenn: A Life of Service Experience the extraordinary life of astronaut and U.S. Senator John Glenn. 11:20 NC  My Home, NC— Shorts Helen’s Love Story: Todd Mercantile 11:30  TV EastEnders  NC  My Home, NC Topsail Skating Rink/ Rescue Ranch/Hot Dog World/Football Heroes/ Goat Lady Dairy

22 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Great Yellowstone Thaw The wildlife must find ways to survive a brutal winter. 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Florentine Delights & Tuscan Side Trips 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life Obviously, It’s Pecans  EX Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg Hidden Gems of Mazatlan 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Vintage Bismarck  NC  Exploring North Carolina Life at the Top  EX Vera Blind Spot 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Naturalists 9:00  TV POV On Her Shoulders See how a 23-year-old survived genocide and sexual slavery committed by ISIS.  NC  8 Days: To the Moon & Back Mission audio, astronaut conversations, footage and CGI recreate the first Moon landing. 9:30  EX Endeavour Season 6 on Masterpiece Pylon DV 10:30  TV PBS Previews: Country Music Go behind the scenes of the sweeping new series from director Ken Burns.

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8:30  NC  Story in the Public Square Michael A. Cohen & Micah Zenko 9:00  NC  Sci NC Celebrating Citizen Science  EX Earth’s Great Seasons Autumn 9:20  NC  My Home, NC— Shorts Chatham Rabbits 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Erik Larsen 10:00  TV Year in Space Go behind the scenes of Scott Kelly’s year on the International Space Station.  NC  Articulate Join Northumberland’s experienced with Jim Cotter and brilliant murder investigator Halloween Vera, premiering Monday, July 22, at  EX Great 8 PM, on the Explorer Channel. Yellowstone Thaw Cameras continue following  NC  Osiris-REx: wildlife dramas as spring Countdown to Launch brings new challenges. Scientists and engineers 10:30  NC  On Story work to design, construct The Disaster Artist: and deliver this spacecraft A Conversation with to NASA. Scott Neustadter 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Finding Your Roots  EX Travelscope In Search of Freedom Cruising the Mediterranean with Maya Rudolph, DV Shonda Rhimes & 11:30  EX In the Americas Keenen Ivory Wayans DV with David Yetman Dry Times in the Southwest: The New Realities 23 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television South American Classics 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen Meatballs for Life 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Paris: Embracing Life & Art 7:30  TV Flavor, NC Maple View Dairy/Panciutto  EX Travelscope Crossing the Swiss Alps DV 8:00  TV Chasing the Moon: American Experience Discover what it took for the U.S. to beat the USSR in the space race. DV  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Elaine Neil Orr: Swimming Between Worlds  EX Sea Change Consider rising sea levels and more challenges.

24 WEDNESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX John Glenn: A Life of Service The extraordinary life and career of astronaut and United States Senator John Glenn are chronicled.

See how our ancestors explored outer space on Ancient Skies, premiering Wednesday, July 24, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.


visit unctv.org  NC  North Carolina Barbecue: Flavored by Time Bob Garner takes you through the BBQ process.  EX Weekends with Yankee The Arts 9:20   TV Sci NC—Shorts Horseshoe Crab Blood 9:30  TV Exploring North Carolina North Carolina’s Two Coasts Part 1 of 2  EX Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg Follow billions of years in the life of our solar system over just five nights on Hidden Gems of Jordan NOVA The Planets, starting Wednesday, July 24, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV. 10:00  TV High Point University Presents 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company Julie Ann Freischlag, MD 6:30  NC  Nightly  NC  PBS NewsHour Business Report  NC  North Carolina  EX Chris Tarrant: 7:00  TV Nightly Weekend Business Report Extreme Railways  EX Beyond Your  NC  PBS NewsHour Spain Backyard  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Scottsdale London: Historic & Dynamic 25 THURSDAY 10:20  NC  Sci NC—Shorts 7:30  TV Sci NC Horseshoe Crab Blood 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour Science & Health 10:30  NC  Sci NC  NC  BBC World News  EX Born To Explore Celebrating Citizen Science America with Richard Wiese  EX Born To Explore  EX New Scandinavian Canada: The Mighty with Richard Wiese Cooking Polar Bear Migration Maine: Beyond the Sea Fairytale Land 8:00  TV Ancient Skies 10:50   NC  My Home, NC— 6:30  NC  Nightly Gods & Monsters Shorts Business Report  NC  REEL SOUTH Chatham Rabbits  EX Dream of Italy Saint Cloud Hill Captain 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company Tuscany Chris Scott rallies tent  NC  PBS NewsHour 7:00  TV Nightly residents to defend their  EX Travelscope Business Report provisional homes against Christmas in Switzerland DV  NC  PBS NewsHour gentrification. 11:30  EX In the Americas  EX Rick Steves’ Europe  EX New Scandinavian with David Yetman North England’s Lake Cooking The Blue Ridge Parkway: District & Durham Packed School Lunch From VA to NC 7:30  TV Our State 8:30  EX Jamie’s Orchids/Scenes from 64/ Quick & Easy Food 26 FRIDAY The Southern Wild Chops/Linguine/Fish Cakes  EX Travelscope 9:00  TV NOVA 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour Victoria, Australia DV The Planets: Inner Worlds  NC  BBC World News 8:00   T V ncIMPACT  NC  City Rising America Renewable Energy— Examine discriminatory  EX Taste of History Gates/Pasquotank/ laws and practices, gentri Washington’s Winter Perquimans/ Counties fication and the affordable Headquarters  NC  Flavor, NC housing crisis. 6:30  NC  Nightly Fearrington House  EX Kevin Belton’s Business Report  EX Reconnecting Roots New Orleans Celebrations  EX Kevin Belton’s Dashes to Dot Coms Étouffée Fest New Orleans Celebrations 8:20   TV My Home, NC— 9:30  EX Taste of History Étouffée Fest Shorts Jamaica’s Spectacular 7:00  TV Nightly Chatham Rabbits South Coast Business Report 8:30  TV Sci NC 10:00  TV NOVA  NC  PBS NewsHour Celebrating Citizen Science The Planets: Mars  EX Rick Steves’ Europe  NC  Moveable Feast  NC  Homeless Venice & Its Lagoon with Fine Cooking Chorus Speaks 7:30  TV NC SPIN Homeless advocates bring Charleston, SC  EX Travelscope   E X Today’s Wild West people off the streets and Tasmania, Australia DV Rankin Ranch/Riding the into a church where they 8:00  TV Washington Week Rose Parade/Indian Art share a love of music.  NC  North Carolina  EX Christopher Kimball’s 8:50    TV Boonies! Weekend Anna Roseman, Milk Street Television  EX Poldark Season 3 Anna Banana’s From Vietnam to Burma on Masterpiece Consignment Store Vietnamese Episode 1 Demelza’s 9:00  TV North Carolina 10:30  EX Taste of Malaysia brothers begin preaching. Weekend with Martin Yan Loyal Friends in Setiawan June | 19


evening&weekend listings 8:20 NC  Sci NC—Shorts Lessons from Hurricane Florence 8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  ncIMPACT Renewable Energy— Gates/Pasquotank/ Perquimans/ Counties 9:00  TV Andes: Kingdoms of the Sky Experience astonishing natural life in the world’s longest mountain range.  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  TV Rockies: Kingdoms of the Sky See amazing wildlife and people who inhabit this 3,000-mile mountain range.  NC  NC SPIN  EX Jamestown Farlow and Redwick try to get the better of Jocelyn. 10:30  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX EastEnders 11:30  EX EastEnders

27 SATURDAY 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood  NC  Biographical Conversations with Hugh McColl Part 2 of 3  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal Stripers on Top 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  EX Expeditions with Patrick Mcmillan Reshaping the Arctic 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Stripers on Top  EX Exploring North Carolina Green Gift 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  NC  Almanac Gardener Growing Okra/Controlling Voles in Your Landscape  EX Great Scenic Railway Journeys Take an in-depth look at The Great Smoky Mountains Railroad. 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & Peterrific DV  NC  Exploring North Carolina Long-Bellied Friends  EX Greeks Chasing Greatness 20­ | June

8:30  TV Molly of Denali DV  NC  Sci NC Celebrating Citizen Science 8:50 NC  My Home, NC— Shorts Chatham Rabbits 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! A Prickly Pear/ Turkish Delight DV  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Wonders of Mexico Burning North 9:20 NC  Sci NC—Shorts Lessons from Hurricane Florence 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  ncIMPACT Renewable Energy— Gates/Pasquotank/ Perquimans/ Counties 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  My Home, NC Original Collard Sandwich/ Last Patternmaker/Napoleon Hill/Chicken Lady/ Newton Grove Drug Store/ Brown Mountain Lights  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Packed School Lunch 10:20   TV Sci NC—Shorts Lessons from Hurricane Florence 10:30  TV ncIMPACT Renewable Energy— Gates/Pasquotank/ Perquimans Counties  NC  Folkways Traditions of the Cherokee Indians  EX Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food Chops/Linguine/Fish Cakes 10:50   TV My Home, NC— Shorts Chef Cheetie Kumar 11:00  TV Urban Conversion Clean Energy 101  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Shaker Rocker Frame  EX Taste of History Southern Fare at Rattle & Snap 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home Extremes DV  NC  Craftsman’s Legacy The Puppet Maker  EX Taste of Malaysia with Martin Yan Loyal Friends in Setiawan Noon  TV gardenSMART Visit a garden that incorporates community and hard work into every aspect.  NC  Growing a Greener World Waking Up the Garden Farm

 EX Smart Travels: Pacific Rim with Rudy Maxa Hong Kong 12:30  TV America’s Heartland Season Premiere! Cattle Auctioneer Championships  NC  Almanac Gardener Growing Okra/Controlling Voles in Your Landscape  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Brazil’s Pantanal: Wetlands & Wildlife 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Vintage Bismarck  NC  Exploring North Carolina Long-Bellied Friends  EX Travelscope Fredericksburg, TX DV 1:30  NC  EcoSense for Living Great Smoky Mountains National Park & the Atlanta Coyote Project  EX Curious Traveler Edinburgh 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe Romania  NC  First in Future Nelle Hotchkiss  EX Sea Change Consider rising sea levels and more challenges. 2:30  TV Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Lafayette & Cajun Country  NC  Story in the Public Square Michael A. Cohen & Micah Zenko 3:00  TV Craftsman’s Legacy The Furnituremaker  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbé  EX Earth’s Great Seasons Autumn 3:30  TV American Woodshop The Harvest Table  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 4:00  TV This Old House Hour A Charleston Family House Is Reborn: Garage Heat  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Great Yellowstone Thaw Cameras continue following wildlife dramas as spring brings new challenges. 4:30  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal Blade Bass  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Year in Space Go behind the scenes of Scott Kelly’s year on the International Space Station. 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend


visit unctv.org Noon  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  Carolina 6 AM  TV Nature Cat Outdoor Journal  NC  Closer to Truth Surf Side Spanish Does Consciousness Re EX Travelscope quire a Radical Explanation? Sault Saint Marie, Canada  EX Finding Your Roots DV Tragedy + Time = Comedy 12:30  TV NC SPIN with Jimmy Kimmel, Bill  NC  Fishing Hader & Norman Lear DV Behind the Lines 6:30  TV Wild Kratts Friends from West Point,  NC  Education Matters Part 2 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV  EX Burt Wolf:  NC  First in Future Travels & Traditions Elizabeth Brazas The Beach Vacation, Part 2  EX Antiques Roadshow See what’s up in the Hinterland, 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s Saturday, July 27, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV. Vintage Houston 2019 Milk Street Television 7:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s South American Classics Neighborhood DV  NC  Washington Week  NC  Song of the Mountains  NC  ncIMPACT 6 PM  TV Lawrence Welk Show High Fidelity/  Rural Health Transportation Henry Mancini & Grant Maloy Smith 7:50 NC  North Carolina Johnny Mercer (1973)  EX Poldark Season 3 Weekend—Shorts  NC  Classic Gospel on Masterpiece Kinston Sandi Patty: Episode 1 Demelza’s 8:00  TV Curious George DV Forever Grateful brothers begin preaching.  NC  Carolina Business  EX Chasing the Moon: 1:30  TV Martha Stewart’s Review American Experience Cooking School  EX We’ll Meet Again See how the U.S. beat the Sandwiches Saved in Vietnam USSR in the space race. DV 2:00  TV America’s 8:30  TV Wild Kratts 7:00  TV As Time Goes By Test Kitchen from   N C  Firing Line with The New Neighbors Cook’s Illustrated Margaret Hoover  NC  Live from the 9:00  TV This Old House Hour Pork Chops & Oven Fries Dennison Lodge  NC  Front & Center A Charleston Family House Pierce Pettis Beth Hart Is Reborn: Garage Heat 7:30  TV As Time Goes By 2:30  TV Cook’s Country  NC  Washington Week The Bypass BBQ Thighs &   E X Sea Change 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders Fried Peach Pies Consider rising sea levels The Made-to-Measure 3:00  TV Sara’s and more challenges. Murders, Part 1 Weeknight Meals  NC  Song of the Mountains 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW Tuscan Villa Pasta with Marc Rotterman High Fidelity/  NC  Kate 10:00  TV Exploring Grant Maloy Smith Owen & Moley Ó North Carolina  EX Jazz Súilleabháin Living Collections The Gift (1917-1924)  EX Jamestown  NC  NC SPIN 8:50  TV My Home, NC—  EX Earth’s Great Seasons Farlow and Redwick try to Shorts get the better of Jocelyn. Autumn Frisco UFO 3:30  TV Lidia’s Kitchen 10:30  TV Sci NC 9:00  TV Death in Paradise Celebrating Citizen Science Southern Italian Salads In the Footsteps of a Killer 4:00  TV Kevin Belton’s  NC  North Carolina  NC  Front & Center New Orleans Celebrations Bookwatch Beth Hart Crawfish Fest Stephanie Elizondo Griest: 10:00  TV Hinterland  NC  Austin City Limits All the Agents & Saints The past haunts Mathias Cyndi Lauper 10:50   TV Muse—Shorts as he probes a con  EX Father Brown Edwin Gill victed killer’s death. The Angel of Mercy 1 1:00   T V North Carolina  NC  Kate 4:30  TV Mexico— Bookwatch Owen & Moley Ó One Plate at a Time Elaine Neil Orr: Súilleabháin with Rick Bayless Swimming Between Worlds  EX Queen of Swing Ceviches Gone Wild   N C  Comic Culture Discover the life of Jazz 5:00  TV Washington Week Age trailblazer, actress and Shawna Gore  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Great dancer Norma Miller. Weekend Yellowstone Thaw 11:00  TV Tunnel: Vengeance  EX Endeavour Season 6 Cameras continue following Episode 1 Karl and Elise on Masterpiece wildlife dramas as spring reunite for a morally Pylon DV brings new challenges. complex investigation. 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour 11:30  TV Black Issues Forum  NC  Austin City Limits Weekend Visit unctv.org/bif. Cyndi Lauper  NC  ncIMPACT   N C  Story in the  EX Music Voyager Renewable Energy— Public Square Atlanta Unites Gates/Pasquotank/ Peter Blanck 11:30  EX Music Voyager Perquimans/ Counties ATL Mojo of Collaboration

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evening&weekend listings 6 PM  TV Father Brown The Tree of Truth  NC  Black Issues Forum Visit unctv.org/bif. 6:30  NC  Blackademics Television Reddick/Fox/Foster  EX Vera Blind Spot 7:00  TV Father Brown The Jackdaws Revenge  NC  Finding Your Roots Mystery Men with Felicity Huffman & Michael K. Williams 8:00  TV Poldark Season 4 on Masterpiece Episode 6 George ruins a business rival and the Poldarks.  NC  Great Performances: Indecent An explosive moment in theatrical history inspired Paula Vogel’s Tony winner.  EX Ancient Skies Gods & Monsters 9:00  TV Grantchester Season 4 on Masterpiece Episode 3 Can Will save a child from an isolated family accused of murder?  EX Chasing the Moon: American Experience Experience the triumph of the first moon landing. DV 10:00  TV Father Brown The Passing Bell  NC  Great Performances: Havana Time Machine Take a joyous musical journey to Cuba where past, present and future collide. 11:00  TV EastEnders  NC  ncIMPACT Renewable Energy— Gates/Pasquotank/ Perquimans/ Counties  EX Homo Spatius Probe the medical science of extraterrestrial travel. 11:20 NC  My Home, NC— Shorts Chef Cheetie Kumar 11:30  TV EastEnders  NC  My Home, NC Cheerwine 100th/Piano Man/Summerville/Sunrise Biscuit Kitchen/NC Ninja/ Historic Beach Cottages

High school scientists from all over the world join forces on POV Inventing Tomorrow, Monday, July 29, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV.

6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Venice: City of Dreams 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life Turnips: The Roots  EX Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg Puerto Rico Recovery 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Vintage Providence 2019  NC  Exploring North Carolina Edge of Life  EX Vera Cuckoo 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Little Mountains 9:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Vintage Providence  NC  NOVA The Planets: Inner Worlds

29 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Great Yellowstone Thaw Cameras continue following wildlife dramas as spring brings new challenges.

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Rob Christensen shares his new work about the Scott family on North Carolina Bookwatch, Tuesday, July 30, at 8 PM, on the North Carolina Channel.

9:30  EX Endeavour Season 6 on Masterpiece Apollo DV 10:00  TV POV Inventing Tomorrow See the world’s largest convening of high school scientists.  NC  NOVA The Planets: Mars 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Finding Your Roots Tragedy + Time = Comedy with Jimmy Kimmel, Bill Hader & Norman Lear DV 11:30  TV Amanpour & Company

30 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television Everyday Turkish Favorites 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen The Inventor 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe European Travel Skills, Part 1 7:30  TV Flavor, NC Old Mill of Guilford/ J. Peppers  EX Travelscope Swiss Roots DV 8:00  TV Chasing the Moon: American Experience Experience the triumph of the first moon landing. DV  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Rob Christensen: The Rise & Fall of the Branchhead Boys  EX Glaciers of the Winds Explore receding alpine glaciers in Wyoming’s Wind River Mountains.


visit unctv.org 8:30  NC  Story in the Public Square Peter Blanck 9:00  NC  Sci NC Cackalack-ology  EX Earth’s Great Seasons Winter 9:20  NC  My Home, NC— Shorts Mitchell Hardware 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Jermaine Rivers 10:00  TV Beyond a Year in Space Follow Scott Kelly’s last day in space, his return to Earth and astronaut training.  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter Black History Month  EX Great Yellowstone Thaw Witness wildfire, wolves and orphan grizzly cubs.

0:30  NC  On Story 1 A Conversation with Roger Corman 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 Havana: Cultural Treasure House of the Caribbean

31 WEDNESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Homo Spatius Take a look at the medical science behind extraterrestrial travel. 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report

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