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Join homegrown American roots band Mandolin Orange in celebration of 20 years of Yep Roc Records, Thursday, March 8, at 9 PM. Catch more exciting, new shows during UNC-TV’s Spring Fundraiser, March 3–18!

Morgan Wootten: The Godfather of Basketball premieres Sunday, March 11, at 9 AM.


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Let Your Inner Nerd Shine...

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Play PBS Nerd Trivia for Great Prizes!

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Join UNC-TV for PBS Nerd Trivia this month and win great PBS Nerd prizes! Tune in March 5–8 and 10–15 for new questions and enter using the hashtag #pbsnerdtrivia. You can also enter by answering our weekly online PBS Nerd Trivia Card at unctv.org/nerdtrivia! The more you play, the more chances you have to win!

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GIRL Power...It’s Electrifying! We’re shining a light on girls of ALL ages who lead, mentor, inspire and effect those around them by tapping into their unique strengths. Want to know more? Follow us on Instagram @ncGIRLpower and use #myGIRLpoweris to join the movement! Here’s to strong girls. May we know them. May we be them. May we raise them. GIRL Power!


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UNC-TV’s 24/7 Kids Channel ALL DAY & ALL NIGHT 6 AM Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman 6:30 Cyberchase 7:00   Read-a-roo’s Block Party—GIRL Power! (March 3 & 4, until 10 AM)   Read-a-roo’s Block Party—Sid the Science Kid (weekends, until 10 AM) 7:30 WordGirl 8:00 Arthur 9:00 The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That 9:30 Sesame Street DV 10:00 Peg + Cat 10:30 Super WHY! 11:00 Clifford’s Puppy Days 11:30 Caillou Noon Sid the Science Kid 12:30 WordWorld LISTINGS KEY:  TV U  NC-TV PBS & More  NC  N  orth Carolina Channel Stories with a Local Accent  EX U  NC-EX The Explorer Channel DV Descriptive voiceovers 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.

1:00 Peep & the Big Wide World   Read-a-roo’s Block Party—GIRL Power! (March 3 & 4, until 4 PM)   Read-a-roo’s Block Party—Sid the Science Kid (weekends, until 4 PM) 1:30 Super WHY! DV 2:00 Sesame Street DV 2:30 Dinosaur Train DV

3:30 Splash & Bubbles 4:00 Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV 5:00 Pinkalicious & Peterrific 6 PM Nature Cat 7:00 Wild Kratts 8:00 Odd Squad 9:00 Arthur DV 10:00 Sesame Street DV 10:30 Dinosaur Train DV 11:30 Splash & Bubbles 12 M Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV 1:00 Pinkalicious & Peterrific 2:00 Nature Cat 3:00 Wild Kratts 4:00 Odd Squad DV 5:00 Arthur DV

SCIGIRLS, SID & MORE! Weekends, at 7 AM & 1 PM Kick off the month with a special GIRL Power Block Party, Saturday and Sunday, March 3 and 4! See girls rock in episodes of Peg + Cat, SciGirls and more. Tap into your GIRL Power! Then, Sid the Science Kid takes over the rest of March! Sid and curious classmates Gerald, May and Gabriela want to know everything about everything and, with teacher Susie, they find out why things work the way they do.

GET SET FOR STEM FUN! Get ready for a day full of fun and exploration at Read-a-roo’s STEMthemed Block Party LIVE, Sunday, March 18, from noon to 3 PM, at Valley Hills Mall in Hickory. Join Read-a-roo, Peg + Cat and more of your favorite PBS KIDS pals for this exciting day of learning and scientific fun!

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evening&weekend listings  NC  Southern Accents Asheville  EX Travel Detective 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour with Peter Greenberg Get in-depth analyses Hidden Gems of Jordan of current events. 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  BBC World News Journalist Christiane America Amanpour brings global Katty Kay shares unique issues into focus. global perspectives.  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Nick Stellino:  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Storyteller in the Kitchen Travelscope Dish to Name Northern Ethiopia— 6:30  NC  Nightly Ancient History & Spiritual Business Report Present DV Seasoned reporters review 11:30  TV BBC World News financial news. Get comprehensive cover  EX New Orleans age of international news Cooking with Kevin Belton and current events. Soul Food  EX In the Americas 7:00  TV Nightly with David Yetman Business Report Bahia: Brazil’s African  NC  PBS NewsHour Connection  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Venice & Its Lagoon 7:30  TV Our State 2 FRIDAY Sand & Wood/Harper 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour House/Puppet Masters  NC  BBC World News  EX Smart Travels— America Pacific Rim with  EX Taste of History Rudy Maxa Washington’s Character, Oahu & Kauai Charisma & Ambition 8:00  TV MUSE: The Arts Show 6:30  NC  Nightly Edwin Gil Business Report  NC  Flavor, NC  EX Pati’s Mexican Table Beef Cattle Piñata Party  EX Are We There Yet? 7:00  TV Nightly Ireland Business Report Blarney Castle & Gardens  NC  PBS NewsHour 8:30  TV Exploring  EX Midsomer Murders North Carolina Talking to the Dead, Part 2 Naturalists 7:30  TV NC Spin  NC  Cooking 80/20 Join Tom Campbell and with Robin Shea his guests for informa Meet the Boys tive, balanced debate for 9:00  TV North Carolina the Old North State. Weekend 8:00  TV Washington Week Deborah Holt Noel shows Leading journalists analyze what’s up this weekend. major news and events.  NC  A Chef’s Life  NC  North Carolina Two-mato Weekend  EX Samantha Brown’s  EX A Place To Call Home Places to Love A Kiss to Build a Dream On Xi’an, China 8:30  TV Front Row with 9:30  TV Flavor, NC Marc Rotterman Wines: RagApple Lassie, Sanders Ridge, West Bend The political analyst and his guests discuss public affairs  NC  From the Vineyard and policy issues. Childress/Mothervine  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show  EX Born To Explore Edwin Gil with Richard Wiese 9:00  TV FRONTLINE Turkey: Land of Legends Weinstein With sexual 10:00  TV Moveable Feast assault and harassment with Fine Cooking allegations going back to Durham—Brendan & his early years, explore the Andrea Reusing elaborate ways the Hol  NC  North Carolina lywood mogul’s accusers Weekend were silenced.  EX Dream of Italy  NC  Front Row with Abruzzo Marc Rotterman 10:30  TV Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking Charleston, SC—Sean Brock & Benjamin “BJ” Dennis

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 EX Call the Midwife Trixie faces an emotionally draining case. 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  TV Makers: Women Who Make America Women in Hollywood  NC  NC SPIN  EX Father Brown The Wrath of Baron Samdi 10:30  NC  Carolina Business Review Chris William and his guests discuss business news in the Carolinas.  EX North Carolina Weekend—Shorts Mystery Hill at Blowing Rock 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Midsomer Murders Talking to the Dead, Part 2 11:30  TV BBC World News

3 SATURDAY 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood DV  NC  Biographical Conversations with Wendell Murphy Part 1 of 3  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal Crappie Lesson 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal Classics Ocean Reef Flounder 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Classics Jordan Lake Crappie  EX Exploring North Carolina Stuck in Clay 7:30  TV Dinosaur Train DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Late Season Stripers  EX Exploring North Carolina Fossil Fields 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & Peterrific DV  NC  Exploring North Carolina Logos Vs. Leaves  EX North Carolina Weekend 8:30  TV Splash & Bubbles DV  NC  Exploring North Carolina Our Place in Space  EX My Home, NC Topsail Skating Rink/Rescue Ranch, Statesville/Hot Dog World, Hendersonville/ Football Heroes, Beulaville/ Goat Lady Dairy, Climax


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Saturday, March 3  NC  The Woodwright’s through Shop with Roy Underhill Sunday, Dovetailed Grease Pot DV  EX Taste of History March 18

Get ready to boogie with The Emotions and more chart-toppers on ‘70s Soul Superstars, Saturday, March 3, at 2:30 PM, on UNC-TV.

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SonicPromos 9:00  TV Curious George  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Travels with Darley Tokyo, Japan 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  Our State Grandfather Mountain/Going Nuts/Vintage Vending  EX Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg Crossing Border for Cheaper Airfare 10:00  TV Survival Guide for Pain-Free Living with Peggy Cappy Premiere! Get effective strategies for alleviating pain through easy-todo stretches and other yoga moves.

 NC  MUSE: The Arts Show ADF Dancers  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Coastal Express 10:30  NC  A Craftsman’s Legacy The Medieval Armormaker  EX My Greek Table with Diane Kochilas Athens Rising

Feed your head with Deepak Chopra (L) and Dr. Rudy Tanzi on Brain Mind Body Connection, Saturday, March 3, at 11 AM, on UNC-TV.

11:00  TV Brain Mind Body Connection with Dr. Rudy Tanzi & Deepak Chopra Premiere! These preeminent experts answer some of the biggest questions about brain health, boosting energy, sleeping better, preventing dementia and more in this dynamic, interactive special.

Neuromuscular therapist Lee Albert (R) shares insights on Survival Guide for PainFree Living with Peggy Cappy, Saturday, March 3, at 10 AM, on UNC-TV.

Coffee Past, Present & Future 11:30  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Harvard Side Table  EX Pati’s Mexican Table Piñata Party Noon  NC  Growing a Greener World The Giving Garden: AmpleHarvest Helps Share the Bounty  EX Rudy Maxa’s World South Africa: Cape Town 12:30  TV Rick Steves’ Europe: Great German Cities Explore Hamburg, Dresden, Leipzig, Frankfurt and Nürnberg.  NC  Almanac Gardener Xeriscaping, DroughtTolerant Landscaping/ Building French Double Dug Raised Beds  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Coffee & Culture in Oaxaca 1:00  NC  Exploring North Carolina Logos Vs. Leaves  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope Northern Ethiopia— Ancient History & Spiritual Present DV 1:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Our Place in Space  EX Curious Traveler Curious French Villages 2:00  NC  First in Future Nation Hahn, EdNC Leslie Boney of the Institute for Emerging Issues engages leaders in topics affecting our state.  EX Globe Trekker Food Hour: Story of Beef 2:30  TV ‘70s Soul Superstars Patti LaBelle hosts an all-star Motown reunion.  NC  InnovateNC Wilson 3:00  NC  Situation Report Jeff Smith discusses topics and issues around the military and veterans.  EX Secrets of the Dead The Mona Lisa Mystery DV 3:30  NC  Comic Culture Tom Rasch (Black Alpha) 4:00  NC  Front Row with Marc Rotterman  EX History Detectives WWII Drone Propellor/ TR’s Club? 4:30  NC  NC SPIN March | 5


evening&weekend listings 5:00  TV Stories from the Vietnam War Premiere! PBS President Paula Kerger showcases stories documented by public media stations from across the country.  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Antiques Roadshow Jacksonville, Part 3 5:30  NC  Washington Week 6 PM  TV Lawrence Welk’s TV Treasures See rare footage and neverbefore-seen performances.  NC  Homegrown Music Fest Battle of the Bands  EX Are We There Yet? Ireland Blarney Castle & Gardens 7:00  EX Seeing Canada Nunavut & Yukon 7:30  NC  NC Beat Urban Soil  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese Morocco: Secret Village 8:00  TV Doo Wop Generations Premiere! Original legends reunite to pass the torch to a new generation, with The Duprees, Charlie Thomas of the Drifters, Kenny Vance & the Planotones and more.  NC  Song of the Mountains Mountain Faith  EX Globe Trekker Papua New Guinea Islands 9:00  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Run River North  EX Are We There Yet? Ireland Fossetts, Ireland’s Oldest Circus 9:30  NC  Live at the Charleston Music Hall Sister Hazel 10:00  NC  Infinity Hall Live Snarky Puppy  EX Flying to the Ends of the Earth Siberia

Keep rocking with Mick, Keith, Charlie and Ronnie on Rolling Stones: Sticky Fingers at the Fonda Theatre, Saturday, March 3, at 10:30 PM, on UNC-TV.

10:30  TV Rolling Stones: Sticky Fingers at the Fonda Theatre Premiere! Enjoy the first and only time this legendary band performed its classic Sticky Fingers album live in its entirety. Songs include Brown Sugar, Wild Horses and more of the Stones’ biggest hits. 11:00  NC  Austin City Limits Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters  EX Globe Trekker Hawaii

4 SUNDAY 6 AM  TV Nature Cat  NC  Closer to Truth Death Disrupted  EX History Detectives WWII Drone Propellor/ TR’s Club? 6:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Education Matters Learn about key issues affecting education in NC. 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV  NC  Truth About Money with Ric Edelman  EX Globe Trekker Road Trip: Rust Belt Highway, USA

Join Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Charlie Thomas of The Drifters on Doo Wop Generations, Saturday, March 3, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV. 6­ | March

7:30  TV Bob the Builder DV  NC  Consuelo Mack WealthTrack 8:00  TV Curious George  NC  Carolina Business Review  EX Finding Your Roots War Stories with Patricia Arquette, Julianne Moore & John McCain DV 8:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Market to Market Get solid reporting and analyses about agriculture and commodity markets. 9:00  TV Doo Wop Generations Original legends reunite to pass the torch to a new generation, with The Duprees, Kenny Vance & the Planotones and more.  NC  Washington Week  EX Secrets of the Dead Teotihuacan’s Lost Kings DV 9:30  NC  Front Row with Marc Rotterman 10:00  NC  NC SPIN  EX Secrets of the Dead Graveyard of the Giant DV 10:30  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch John Grisham— Camino Island 11:00  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter Janet Echelman Looms Large  EX Secrets of the Dead The Real Trojan Horse DV 11:30  TV Forever Painless with Miranda Esmonde-White Explore this eye-opening, groundbreaking look at chronic pain and its causes.  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show Maestros: Father & Son Orchestra Conductors Noon  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Crappie Lesson  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope Eastern Europe’s Treasures: From Budapest to Bucharest DV


visit unctv.org 12:30  NC  Fishing Behind the Lines Ben Carter: Wading for Trout  EX Weekends with Yankee The Coast 1:00  TV Brain Mind Body Connection with Dr. Rudy Tanzi & Deepak Chopra These preeminent experts answer some of the biggest questions about brain health, boosting energy, sleeping better, preventing dementia and more in this dynamic, interactive special.  NC  Song of the Mountains Mountain Faith  EX Doc Martin Better the Devil 2:00  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Run River North  EX Durrells in Corfu Season 2 on Masterpiece A birthday party for Louisa leaves her brooding about her age. Photo: Steve Worthy

7:00  NC  Portrayal & Perception: African American Men & Boys Fine Arts & Artists  EX Globe Trekker Food Hour: Story of Beer 7:30  NC  Portrayal & Perception: African American Men & Boys Already Doing It 8:00  TV Concert for George Premiere! Join Paul From violin classics to fiddle McCartney and Tom Petty favorites, enjoy An Evening with in this 2002 celebration of Lucia Micarelli, Sunday, March 4, George Harrison’s life. at 6:30 PM, on UNC-TV.  NC  Landscapes of the Heart: The Elizabeth 4:30  TV ‘60s Pop, Rock & Soul Spencer Story Peter Noone (Herman’s Hermits) and the late Davy View an extraordinary author’s life and work Jones (The Monkees) host through the prism of hot hits from Paul Revere her Southern lineage. & The Raiders, Gary Lewis  EX Nature & The Playboys, The Kings- Snowbound: Animals men, The Ventures, Quesof Winter DV tion Mark & The Mysterians 9:00  NC  Uncommon Grace: and more! The Life of Flannery  NC  Situation Report O’Connor 5:00  NC  PBS NewsHour Trace the people and Weekend events that shaped the  EX Midsomer Murders writer’s remarkable career. Death & Dust, Part 2  EX Great 5:30  NC  BBC Newsnight Yellowstone Thaw Get comprehensive cover Wildlife seek strategies to age of international news weather the brutal winter. and current events. 10:00  NC  Anne Braden: 6 PM  NC  Black Issues Forum Southern Patriot Untangling Your DNA Discover the extraordinary  EX Samantha Brown’s life of this civil rights leader Places to Love and social activist. Xi’an, China  EX Red Dot on the 6:30  TV An Evening with Ocean: The Matthew Lucia Micarelli Rutherford Story Premiere! This exciting See Stanley Nelson’s acclaimed Independent Lens film Tell Them We violinist (Josh Groban, Chris Follow an attempt to sail Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges alone and nonstop around Botti, Jethro Tull)/actress & Universities, along with clips North and South America. (Treme) goes from classical focusing on our state’s HBCUs and 11:00  NC  Our State to jazz to traditional fiddle leaders, Sunday, March 4, at 2:30 PM, More Waterway Tales/Face music and Americana. on UNC-TV. Time/Makeshift Music  NC  Black America  EX Globe Trekker Eliminating Inequality with 2:30  TV Independent Lens Tough Trains: Vietnam Darren Walker Tell Them We Are Rising: 11:30  NC  The Hammocks  EX Born To Explore The Story of Black Colleges Explore the history of with Richard Wiese & Universities Explore the one of NC’s most pristine Turkey: Land of Legends pivotal role of HBCUs in coastal state parks. America. DV  NC  Live at the Charleston Music Hall Sister Hazel 3:00  NC  Austin City Limits Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters  EX Grantchester Season 2 on Masterpiece Episode 3 A false alarm turns into a real murder investigation. DV 4:00  NC  First in Future Nation Hahn, EdNC  EX Father Brown The Alchemist’s Secret Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers perform for George Harrison on the classic Concert for George, Sunday, March 4, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

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Learn about one of our state’s most collectible crafts on Pottery Live! with Ben Owen III, Monday, March 5, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

 EX Death in Paradise Stumped in Murder Man Overboard, Part 1 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX History Detectives WWII Drone Propellor/ TR’s Club? 11:30  TV BBC World News

Sing along with heavenly harmonies on Bee Gees One for All Tour— Live in Australia 1989, Wednesday, March 7, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

 EX Secrets of the Dead After Stonehenge DV 8:30  NC  First in Future 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour John Hood  NC  BBC World News 9:00  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show America  EX Taste of Louisiana with ADF Dancers/Black Potter/ Hobey Ford Chef John Folse & Co.  EX Secrets of the Dead Sharon Jesowshek Van Gogh’s Ear 6:30  NC  Nightly 9:30  TV Brain Mind Body Business Report Connection with Dr. Rudy  EX Mexico— Tanzi & Deepak Chopra One Plate at a Time  These preeminent experts with Rick Bayless answer some of the big Dreaming of Sustainable gest questions about brain Agriculture health, boosting energy, 7:00  TV Nightly sleeping better, preventing Business Report dementia and more in this  NC  PBS NewsHour dynamic, interactive special.  EX Rick Steves’ Europe  NC  Comic Culture European Travel Skills, Dr. Moti Friedman Part 3 10:00  NC  Live at the 7:30  TV Flavor, NC Charleston Music Hall Wines: RagApple Lassie, Sanders Ridge, West Bend Sister Hazel  EX Secrets of the Dead  EX Smart Travels—  Nero’s Sunken City DV Pacific Rim with 10:30  NC  Songwriters Rudy Maxa Beth Nielsen Chapman Seattle 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS 8:00  TV Mister Rogers:  NC  PBS NewsHour It’s You I Like  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Premiere! Celebrate kindTravelscope ness with the classic children’s series that premiered Zermatt, Switzerland— Under the Shadow of the nationally 50 years ago. Matterhorn DV  NC  North Carolina 1 1:30  TV BBC World News Bookwatch  EX In the Americas Michele Tracy Berger— with David Yetman Reenu-you Whistles in the Mist: Whistled Speech in Oaxaca

6 TUESDAY 5 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Secrets of the Dead The Real Trojan Horse DV 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe European Travel Skills, Part 1 Get practical advice on how to have a fun, affordable and culturally broadening trip. 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life The Buttermilk Belt  EX Crossing South Mexicali & San Felipe 8:00  TV Pottery Live! with Ben Owen III E LIV  New! Seagrove’s master at V! UNC-T potter shares his works of art—LIVE—in the UNC-TV studio!  NC  Exploring North Carolina Edge of Life  EX Midsomer Murders The Creeper, Part 1 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Cradle of Forestry  EX My Home, NC—Shorts Last Patternmaker—Raleigh 9:00  NC  Changing Seas Manatees: Conserving a Marine Mammal  EX Midsomer Murders The Creeper, Part 2 9:30  NC  SciTech Now North Carolina Oyster Farming 10:00  TV Incredible Aging: Adding Life to Your Years Premiere! Transcend limits to enjoy your best possible health with Meredith Vieira.  NC  NOVA Prediction by the Numbers 8­ | March

7 WEDNESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX 10 Towns That Changed America Visit towns across the country that left a lasting impact on the design of our communities. 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Mister Rogers: It’s You I Like Business Report premieres Tuesday, March 6, at 8 PM,  NC  PBS NewsHour on UNC-TV, with top stars in heartfelt  EX Rick Steves’ Europe tribute to the beloved children’s show. Western Turkey


visit unctv.org 7:30  TV SciTech Now North Carolina Oyster Farming  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese Chile: Flowering of the Llamas 8:00  TV Bee Gees One for All Tour— Live in Australia 1989 Premiere! Enjoy the tight harmonies of Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb as they perform their greatest hits.  NC  Dr. Frank: The Life & Times of Dr. Frank Porter Graham Charles Kuralt narrates this Emmy® winning documentary.  EX Pati’s Mexican Table José Andrés Takes Over 8:30  EX Mike Colameco’s Real Food Il Buco 9:00  NC  Crossroads on the Hill Explore a pair of First Amendment controversies that rocked UNC-Chapel Hill in the 20th century.  EX My Greek Table with Diane Kochilas Athens Rising 9:30  EX Cooking Odyssey Greek Potpourri 10:00  TV A Cat’s Attic— Yusuf/Cat Stevens Enjoy songs and stories from this legendary Rock & Roll Hall of Famer.  EX Great British Baking Show The Final 10:30  NC  A Colored School Discover the unique history of Charlotte’s first AfricanAmerican high school. 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Are We There Yet? Ireland Fossetts, Ireland’s Oldest Circus 11:30  TV BBC World News

8 THURSDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen The Great Outdoorsman 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX New Orleans Cooking with Kevin Belton Mom’s Saturday Staple 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Central Turkey

7:30  TV North Carolina Weekend  EX Smart Travels— Pacific Rim with Rudy Maxa Vancouver & Victoria, British Columbia 8:00  TV MUSE: The Arts Show ADF Dancers/Black Potter/ LIV E at Hobey Ford V! UNC-T  NC  Flavor, NC Sheep Milk & Cheese  EX Are We There Yet? Ireland Fossetts, Ireland’s Oldest Circus 8:30  NC  Cooking 80/20 with Robin Shea Onion Power 9:00  TV Yep Roc Records Presents Mandolin Orange Premiere! Join Andrew IV E L  at V! Marlin and Emily Frantz— UNC-T LIVE—in the UNC-TV studio as they share a tuneful concert celebrating Hillsborough’s Yep Roc Records’ 20th anniversary.  NC  A Chef’s Life Shake, Rattle & Pole (Beans)  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Ireland’s Northwest Coast 9:30  NC  From the Vineyard Divine Llama/Adams  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese Tanzania: The Last Stone Age Tribe 10:00  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Dream of Italy Basilicata with Francis Ford Coppola 10:30  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  Southern Accents Chattanooga, TN  EX Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg Crossing Border for Cheaper Airfare 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope Land Without Limits: Cariboo-Chilcotin Coast DV

11:30  TV BBC World News  EX In the Americas with David Yetman ABC Islands: The Dutch Legacy in the Caribbean

9 FRIDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of History Charles Thomson’s Great Seal of the United States 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Migrant Kitchen Alta California 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Paris Sidetrips 7:30  TV NC SPIN  EX Smart Travels— Pacific Rim with Rudy Maxa Shanghai 8:00  TV Washington Week  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX A Place To Call Home What Your Heart Says 8:30  TV Front Row with Marc Rotterman  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show Berlin & Back Again: UNCSA Film Students 9:00  TV Great Performances: Hitman—David Foster & Friends Celine Dion, Josh Groban and other stars celebrate the legendary producer.  NC  Front Row with Marc Rotterman  EX Call the Midwife Nurse Phyllis Crane is not going to fit in easily. 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  NC  NC SPIN  EX Father Brown The Star of Jacob 10:30  NC  Carolina Business Review 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope Surprising Toronto DV 11:30  TV BBC World News  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Bahian Reconcavo of Brazil: Quilombos, Candomblé & the Mata Atlantica

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Join Laura Ritchie, host of MUSE: The Arts Show— LIVE in the studio—Thursday, March 8, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV. Photo: Emily McIntosh

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evening&weekend listings  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show Editorial Cartoonist 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Dwane Powell Neighborhood DV  EX New Scandinavian  NC  Biographical Cooking Conversations with Fire in the Belly Wendell Murphy 10:30  NC  A Craftsman’s Legacy Part 2 of 3 The Quilter  EX Carolina  EX Migrant Kitchen Outdoor Journal Alta California Redfish Marsh 11:00  NC  The Woodwright’s 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Shop with Roy Underhill Neighborhood DV Lumberjack Fan Carving DV  EX Carolina Outdoor  EX Taste of History Journal Classics Queen of the Caribbean Jordan Lake Crappie 11:30  TV Brain Secrets with 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV Dr. Michael Merzenich  NC  Carolina Outdoor Premiere! It’s never too late Journal Classics to improve your mental Hatteras Surf Fishing abilities. Get practical  EX Exploring advice to understand who North Carolina you are now and how to be Fishy Science a better, stronger person. 7:30  TV Dinosaur Train DV  NC  The Woodwright’s  NC  Carolina Shop with Roy Underhill Outdoor Journal A Crutch in Time Crappie Lesson  EX Pati’s Mexican Table  EX Exploring Good Morning, Mexico North Carolina Noon  NC  Growing a Climate Changes Greener World in the Carolinas Regenerating Detroit 8:00  TV Pinkalicious Through Urban Gardening & Peterrific DV  EX Rudy Maxa’s World  NC  Exploring South Africa: Garden Route North Carolina & Wine Country Smoky Mountain Diversity 12:30  NC  Almanac Gardener  EX North Carolina Growing Crinum Lillies/ Weekend Training Young Apple Trees 8:30  TV Splash & Bubbles DV  EX In the Americas  NC  Exploring with David Yetman North Carolina Favelas & Samba: Brazil Birds of Winter 1:00  TV Pottery Live!  EX My Home, NC with Ben Owen III Cheerwine 100th, Salisbury/ Seagrove’s master potter Piano Man, Boone/Sunrise shares his works of art in Biscuit Kitchen, Chapel Hill/ the UNC-TV studio! NC Ninja, Winston-Salem/  NC  Exploring Historic Beach Cottages, North Carolina Nags Head Smoky Mountain Diversity 9:00  TV Curious George  EX Joseph Rosendo’s  NC  North Carolina Travelscope Weekend Land Without Limits:  EX Travels with Darley Cariboo-Chilcotin Coast DV Martinique Caribbean 1:30  NC  Exploring Culture North Carolina 9:30  TV Nature Cat Birds of Winter  NC  Our State  EX Samantha Brown’s Thomas Built/Ranger Places to Love Doug/Cherokee Culture Houston, TX  EX Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg Overtourism 10:00  TV Forever Painless with Miranda Esmonde-White Explore this eye-opening, groundbreaking look at chronic pain and its causes.

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Witness an award-winning Bernstein tribute on Lara Downes: Sounds like America, Saturday, March 10, at 8 PM, on the North Carolina Channel. 10­ | March

2:00  NC  First in Future John Hood  EX Globe Trekker Food Hour: Story of Beer 2:30  NC  Conversations Jon Reep 3:00  TV A Cat’s Attic— Yusuf/Cat Stevens Enjoy songs and stories from this legendary Rock & Roll Hall of Famer.  NC  Situation Report  EX Secrets of the Dead Resurrecting Richard III DV 3:30  NC  Comic Culture Dr. Moti Friedman 4:00  NC  Front Row with Marc Rotterman  EX History Detectives Carved Cane WWII Relocation Camp Mystery 4:30  TV Rock, Rhythm & Doo Wop Frankie Valli hosts Little Richard, The Five Satins and more legends.  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Antiques Roadshow Spokane, Part 1 5:30  NC  Washington Week 6 PM  NC  Homegrown Music Fest On the Border  EX Are We There Yet? Ireland Fossetts, Ireland’s Oldest Circus 6:30  TV Great Performances: Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga— Cheek to Cheek Live! The legendary crooner and the pop diva perform swinging selections from their latest sensation. 7:00  EX Seeing Canada Pei, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia & Quebec 7:30  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese Uganda: Mountain Gorillas 8:00  TV Beatles: Eight Days a Week—the Touring Years Explore the history of the Fab Four from their early days in Liverpool to their last concert in 1966.  NC  Lara Downes: Sounds like America Premiere! The renowned pianist performs, and Alexander Bernstein narrates, in this special tribute to composer Leonard Bernstein.  EX Globe Trekker Food Hour: Story of Beef 9:00  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Blue Mother Tupelo


visit unctv.org  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways Railroad to Mandalay 9:30  NC  Live at the Charleston Music Hall Toad The Wet Sprocket 10:00  NC  Infinity Hall Live Hit Rewind with Barenaked Ladies, Melissa Etheridge, Rusted Root & More  EX Flying to the Ends of the Earth South Pacific 10:30  TV Queen: Rock the World Premiere! The British band plays their greatest hits in a never-before-seen film of their 1977 tour, featuring We Will Rock You/We Are the Champions. 11:00  NC  Austin City Limits James Bay/Rhiannon Giddens  EX Globe Trekker Papua New Guinea Islands

 NC  Lara Downes: Sounds like America The renowned pianist performs, and Alexander Bernstein narrates, in this special tribute to composer Leonard Bernstein.  EX Doc Martin Uneasy Lies the Head 2:00  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Blue Mother Tupelo  EX Durrells in Corfu Season 2 on Masterpiece A visiting spiritualist promises to reach Louisa’s dead husband. Freddie Mercury stands out on 2:30  TV Survival Guide Queen: Rock the World, Saturday, for Pain-Free Living March 10, at 10:30 PM, on UNC-TV. with Peggy Cappy Get effective strategies for 9:30  NC  Front Row with alleviating pain through Marc Rotterman easy-to-do stretches and 10:00  NC  NC SPIN other yoga moves.  EX Secrets of the Dead  NC  Live at the Van Gogh’s Ear DV Charleston Music Hall 10:30  NC  North Carolina Toad The Wet Sprocket Bookwatch 3:00  NC  Austin City Limits Michele Tracy Berger— James Bay/ Reenu-you 11 SUNDAY Rhiannon Giddens 11:00  TV Easy Yoga: The 6 AM  TV Nature Cat  EX Grantchester Season 2 Secret to Strength & Bal-  NC  Closer to Truth on Masterpiece ance with Peggy Cappy How Does Faith Work Episode 4 An apparent See how yoga can help  EX History Detectives suicide leads Sidney to increase strength and Carved Cane WWII Relocaperform an exorcism. DV mobility at any age. tion Camp Mystery 3:30  TV Concert for George  NC  Articulate 6:30  TV Wild Kratts Join Paul McCartney and with Jim Cotter  NC  Education Matters Tom Petty in this 2002 Ian Brennan & the Democ 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV celebration of George Harratization of Music  NC  Truth About Money rison’s life.  EX Secrets of the Dead with Ric Edelman 4:00  NC  First in Future Nero’s Sunken City DV The financial advisor shares 11:30  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show John Hood his investment insights.  EX Father Brown Edwin Gil  EX Globe Trekker The Sins of Others Noon  TV National Park Sym Road Trip: Rust Belt High 4:30  NC  Situation Report phony: The Mighty Five way 2, USA 5:00  NC  PBS NewsHour Celebrate the majesty of 7:30  TV Bob the Builder DV Weekend Utah’s five national parks  NC  Consuelo Mack  EX Midsomer Murders set to glorious music from WealthTrack Picture of Innocence, Part 1 the Utah Symphony. Get advice for managing 5:30  NC  BBC Newsnight  NC  Carolina investments. 6 PM  NC  Black Issues Forum Outdoor Journal 8:00  TV Curious George Step Up to STEM Redfish Marsh  NC  Carolina  EX Samantha Brown’s  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Business Review Places to Love Travelscope  EX Finding Your Roots Ireland’s Northwest Coast South Korea: A Winter Family Reunions with Sean 6:30  TV André Rieu: Journey DV Combs & LL Cool J DV Waltzing Forever 12:30  NC  Fishing Behind 8:30  TV Wild Kratts Enjoy enchanting music in the Lines  NC  Market to Market a stunning medieval town Nicolas Côté: 9:00  TV Morgan Wootten: The square in the Netherlands. Canadian Walleye Godfather of Basketball  NC  Black America  EX Weekends Premiere! Coach K, Roy Motherhood with with Yankee Williams, James Brown, Staceyann Chin Adventure in the Wild John Feinstein and more  EX Born To Explore 1:00  TV Brain Mind Body top names tell the story of with Richard Wiese Connection with Dr. Rudy DeMatha Catholic High and Tanzania: The Last Stone Tanzi & Deepak Chopra its legendary, DurhamAge Tribe These preeminent experts born coach who changed 7:00  NC  Portrayal & answer some of the bigbasketball and its players. Perception: African gest questions about brain  NC  Washington Week American Men & Boys health, boosting energy,  EX Secrets of the Dead sleeping better, preventing The Next Generation After Stonehenge DV  EX Globe Trekker dementia and more in this dynamic, interactive special. Myanmar March | 11


evening&weekend listings 7:30  NC    A Colored School Discover the unique history of Charlotte’s first AfricanAmerican high school. 8:00  TV Great Performances: Hitman—David Foster & Friends Celine Dion, Josh Groban and other stars celebrate the legendary producer.  NC  Wings for Maggie Ray Explore the life and legacy of long-distance aviation racer Margaret Ringenberg.  EX Nature Jungle Animal Hospital DV 9:00  NC  Beyond the Powder: The Legacy of the First Women’s Cross-Country Air Race Meet female pilots of the 2014 Air Race Classic and 1929 Powder Puff Derby.  EX Great Yellowstone Thaw Cameras continue following wildlife dramas as spring brings new challenges. 10:00  TV Great Performances: Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga— Cheek to Cheek Live! The legendary crooner and the pop diva perform swinging selections from their latest sensation.  NC  Breaking Through the Clouds: The First Women’s National Air Derby Discover the story of the first women’s national air derby in 1929.  EX Ireland’s Wild Coast Join a wildlife cameraman for an odyssey along the rugged Atlantic coast. 11:00  EX Globe Trekker Tough Trains: India’s Independence Railroads 11:30  TV EastEnders  NC  Our State Hope Plantation/Saluda/ An Artist’s Refelections

12 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Secrets of the Dead Nero’s Sunken City DV 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe France’s Loire: Chateau Country 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life Have Yourself Some Moonshine 12­ | March

 EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Houston, TX 8:00  TV Independent Lens Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges & Universities Explore the pivotal role of HBCUs in America. DV  NC  Exploring North Carolina Little Mountains  EX Midsomer Murders The Great & the Good 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Works in Progress 9:00  NC  Changing Seas Maug’s Caldera: A Natural Laboratory  EX Midsomer Murders The Great & the Good 9:30  NC  SciTech Now North Carolina Saving Wilson Bay 10:00  TV The New York Cantors Premiere! Three rising stars in the world’s Jewish music scene perform a stunning concert of sacred and secular music in Amsterdam’s revered 17th century Portuguese Synagogue.  NC  NOVA Iceman Murder Mystery DV  EX Death in Paradise Man Overboard, Part 2 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX History Detectives Carved Cane WWII Relocation Camp Mystery 11:30  TV BBC World News

Enjoy inspiring vocals on The New York Cantors, Monday, March 12, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV.

 NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe The Best of Israel 7:30  TV Flavor, NC Table Grapes: The Farm at Dover Vineyards & The Asbury  EX Smart Travels— Pacific Rim with Rudy Maxa Hong Kong 8:00  TV ‘60s Generation Catch essential R&B, pop and folk rock from 1965-69.  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Gov. Jim Martin— Revelation Through Science  EX Inside the Tube: Going Underground Series Premiere! The World’s First Deep Tube Line 8:30  NC  First in Future David Reese 9:00  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show 13 TUESDAY Berlin & Back Again: 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour UNCSA Film Students  NC  BBC World News  EX Penelope Keith’s America Hidden Villages  EX Taste of Louisiana with Cotswalds Chef John Folse & Co. 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Doug Guerin Anthony Synder (Collector) 6:30  NC  Nightly 10:00  TV Stories from the Business Report Vietnam War  EX Mexico— PBS President Paula Kerger One Plate at a Time showcases stories docuwith Rick Bayless mented by public media Pit Cooking, Sacred & stations from across the Smoky country. 7:00  TV Nightly  NC  Live at the Business Report Charleston Music Hall Toad The Wet Sprocket  EX Hidden Killers Victorian Home 10:30  NC  Songwriters Tom Douglas 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  PBS NewsHour Mind the gap with engineer and urban explorer Rob Bell on Inside the Tube: Going Underground, Tuesday, March 13, at 8 PM, on The Explorer Channel.


visit unctv.org Unearth the early story on Jimmy Buffett: Buried Treasure, Wednesday, March 14, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV.

6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX New Orleans Cooking with Kevin Belton  NC  Between Hope & Fear: New Year’s Traditions 7:00  TV Nightly Islam in North Carolina Business Report David Crabtree leads  NC  PBS NewsHour a provocative discus  EX Rick Steves’ Europe sion about the Muslim Italy’s Riviera: Cinque experience in our state. Terre—Vernazza, Corniglia,  EX Joanne Weir’s Manarola, Riomaggiore & Plates & Places Monterosso Risotto 7:30  TV North Carolina 8:30  EX Mike Colameco’s Weekend Real Food  EX Smart Travels— Battersby/Dover Pacific Rim with 9:00  NC  Musings of Rudy Maxa  EX Joseph Rosendo’s An Iraqi Patriot Sydney Travelscope Follow a man’s remarkable Montreal, Quebec, Canada: journey, from accomplished 8:00  TV Morgan Wootten: The Godfather of Basketball Bonjour, Montreal DV artist in Baghdad to reluc Coach K, Roy Williams, 11:30  TV BBC World News tant refugee in Burlington. James Brown, John Fein  EX In the Americas  EX Food— stein and more top names with David Yetman Delicious Science tell the story of DeMatha Colombia: Capital & Coffee Food on the Brain Catholic High and its leg 9:30  NC  Visa Dream endary, Durham-born coach Elderly parents in Mexico 14 WEDNESDAY who changed basketball try to get a tourist visa to and its players. 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour visit their children in the US.  NC  Flavor, NC  NC  BBC World News 10:00  TV Jimmy Buffett: Vineyards: Elkin Creek, America Buried Treasure Carolina Heritage, Burntshirt  EX Trust Me, I’m a Doctor Travel though the music of  EX Two for the Road Series Premiere! Can You Be Jimmy’s “pre-beach” years Adventure in Costa Rica, Fit & Fat? as you enjoy revealing Part 1 6:30  NC  Nightly stories from his long career. Business Report  NC  Afropop: The Ultimate 8:30  NC  Cooking 80/20 with Robin Shea 7:00  TV Nightly Cultural Exchange Texas State of Mind Business Report Days of Hope DV  EX Travels with Darley  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX I’ll Have What NY’s Southern Finger Lakes  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Phil’s Having 9:00  NC  A Chef’s Life Palestine Tokyo Prolific Peppers 7:30  TV SciTech Now 1:00  NC  PBS NewsHour 1  EX Samantha Brown’s North Carolina  EX Two for the Road Places to Love Saving Wilson Bay Adventure in Costa Rica, Orange County, CA  EX Born To Explore Part 1 9:30  NC  From the Vineyard with Richard Wiese 11:30  TV BBC World News Wine Competition/ South Africa: Saving the  EX Travels with Darley Misty Creek Mighty Rhino NY’s Southern Finger Lakes  EX Born To Explore 8:00  TV Bee Gees with Richard Wiese One for All Tour— 15 THURSDAY Chile: Kissed by the Sea Live in Australia 1989 10:00  TV Mister Rogers: Enjoy the tight harmonies 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour It’s You I Like of Barry, Robin and Maurice  NC  BBC World News Celebrate kindness with Gibb as they perform their America the classic children’s series greatest hits.  EX Nick Stellino: that premiered nationally Storyteller in the Kitchen 50 years ago. The Heart of the Artichoke  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Dream of Italy Castelvetere sul Calore (Italian Ancestry) 10:30  NC  Southern Accents Atlanta, GA  EX Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg Overtourism Delve into the confusing world of healthcare and get answers on Trust Me, I’m a Doctor, Wednesday, March 14, at 6 PM, on The Explorer Channel. March | 13


evening&weekend listings 1:00  NC  PBS NewsHour 1  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope Sechselauten: Switzerland’s Spring Festival DV 11:30  TV BBC World News  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Sierra Nevada & the Making of California

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6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood DV  NC  Biographical Conversations with Wendell Murphy Part 3 of 3  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal Spring Top Water Bass 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s 16 FRIDAY Neighborhood DV 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  EX Carolina Outdoor  NC  BBC World News Journal Classics America Hatteras Surf Fishing  EX Taste of History 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV George Washington in  NC  Carolina Outdoor Barbados Journal Classics 6:30  NC  Nightly Spring Mountain Trout Business Report  EX Exploring  EX Migrant Kitchen North Carolina Badmaash Natural Symbols 7:00  TV Nightly of the State Business Report 7:30  TV Dinosaur Train DV  NC  PBS NewsHour  NC  Carolina  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Outdoor Journal Amsterdam Redfish Marsh 7:30  TV NC SPIN  EX Exploring  EX Smart Travels— North Carolina Pacific Rim with Story in Quarries Rudy Maxa 8:00  TV Pinkalicious Queensland, Australia & Peterrific DV 8:00  TV Washington Week  NC  Exploring  NC  North Carolina North Carolina Weekend Gone to Seed  EX A Place To Call Home  EX North Carolina The Ghosts of Christmas Weekend 8:30  TV Front Row with 8:30  TV Splash & Bubbles DV Marc Rotterman  NC  Exploring  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show North Carolina Rosalia Torres-Weiner— Bear Facts: NC’s Big Game "Artivist"  EX The Hammocks 9:00  TV Rock, Rhythm Explore the history of & Doo Wop one of NC’s most pristine Frankie Valli hosts Little coastal state parks. Richard, The Five Satins 9:00  TV Curious George and more legends.  NC  North Carolina  NC  Front Row with Weekend Marc Rotterman  EX Travels with Darley  EX Call the Midwife NY’s Southern Finger Lakes A mother’s life is upset with 9:30  TV Nature Cat her husband’s arrest for  NC  Our State gross indecency with a man. Sculpting Glass/ 9:30  NC  Washington Week Hillsborough/Bodie Island 10:00  NC  NC SPIN  EX Travel Detective  EX Father Brown with Peter Greenberg Labyrinth of the Minotaur Hidden Gems of Memphis 10:30  NC  Carolina 10:00  TV Mister Rogers: Business Review It’s You I Like 10:50  EX North Carolina Celebrate kindness with Weekend—Shorts this classic children’s series The F.A.R.M. Café in Boone that premiered nationally 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS 50 years ago.  NC  PBS NewsHour  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Photographer Watson Travelscope Brown Ontario’s Central Counties:  EX New Scandinavian Multicultural Adventures DV Cooking 11:30  TV BBC World News Captain Haddock  EX In the Americas 10:30  NC  A Craftsman’s Legacy with David Yetman The Shoemakers Brazil’s Land of Sand 14­ | March

Petula Clark hosts an all-star reunion of ‘60s stars on British Beat, Saturday, March 17, at 6 PM, on UNC-TV.

 EX Migrant Kitchen Badmaash 11:00  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Forging the Hold Fast DV  EX Taste of History Washington’s Character, Charisma & Ambition 11:30  TV Forever Painless with Miranda Esmonde-White Explore this eye-opening, groundbreaking look at chronic pain and its causes.  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Hancock Pedestal Table DV  EX Pati’s Mexican Table Adventures in San Miguel Noon  NC  Growing a Greener World Masters of the Edible Landscape  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Korea 12:30  NC  Almanac Gardener An Original NC Yard/ Growing Raspberries  EX In the Americas with David Yetman A Gaucho Gathering in Uruguay 1:00  TV Great Performances: Hitman—David Foster & Friends Celine Dion, Josh Groban and other stars celebrate the legendary producer.  NC  Exploring North Carolina Gone to Seed  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope Sechselauten: Switzerland’s Spring DV 1:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Bear Facts: NC’s Big Game


visit unctv.org  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Bern Region, Switzerland 2:00  NC  First in Future David Reese  EX Globe Trekker Myanmar 2:30  NC  Conversations Umar Muhammad 3:00  TV Jimmy Buffett: Buried Treasure Travel though the music of Jimmy’s “pre-beach” years as you enjoy revealing stories from his long career.  NC  Situation Report  EX Secrets of the Dead Ben Franklin’s Bones DV 3:30  NC  Comic Culture Anthony Synder (Collecter) 4:00  NC  Front Row with Marc Rotterman  EX History Detectives USS Constitution Andrew Jackson Figurehead Woodcarving 4:30  TV The Highwaymen Live at Nassau Coliseum Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson shine in this 1990 performance.  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Antiques Roadshow Spokane, Part 2 5:30  NC  Washington Week 6 PM  TV British Beat British Invasion hits of the ‘60s get a fresh mix of new live performances and rare archival footage.  NC  Homegrown Music Fest Parmalee  EX Inside the Tube: Going Underground The World’s First Deep Tube Line 7:00  EX Two for the Road Adventure in Costa Rica, Part 1 7:30  NC  NC Beat Laney Jones & The Spirits  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese South Africa: Turtles & Tsongas 8:00  TV Rhythm, Love & Soul Join such legends of R&B, Motown and soul as Aretha Franklin, Gloria Gaynor, The Manhattans and more.  NC  Song of the Mountains The Steel Drivers  EX Globe Trekker Food Hour: Story of Beer 9:00  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Southern Avenue  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways Crossing the Andes

 EX Inside the Tube: Going Underground The World’s First Deep Tube Line 9:30  NC  Front Row with Marc Rotterman 10:00  NC  NC SPIN  EX Penelope Keith’s Hidden Villages presented by the Cotswalds Chamber Orchestra 10:30  NC  North Carolina of the Triangle Bookwatch Gov. Jim Martin— Revelation Through Science 11:00  TV Best of 9:30  NC  Live at the Spring Fundraiser Charleston Music Hall See what viewers like you Jake Shimabakuro like best! 10:00  TV Bee Gees  NC  Articulate One for All Tour— with Jim Cotter Live in Australia 1989 Gene Yang: Drawing on Enjoy the tight harmonies Knowledge of Barry, Robin and Maurice  EX Hidden Killers Gibb as they perform their Victorian Home greatest hits. 11:30  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show  NC  Infinity Hall Live ADF Dancers/Black Potter/ Blind Pilot Hobey Ford  EX Flying to the Noon  NC  Carolina Ends of the Earth Outdoor Journal Peru Spring Top Water Bass 11:00  NC  Austin City Limits  EX Joseph Rosendo’s My Morning Jacket/ Travelscope Ben Harper Hungary, Austria & Germany:  EX Globe Trekker Sampling the Danube DV Food Hour: Story of Beef 12:30  NC  Fishing Behind the Lines 18 SUNDAY Ice Fishing  EX Weekends 6 AM  TV Nature Cat with Yankee  NC  Closer to Truth Buried Treasure How the Subconscious 1:00  NC  Song of the Mountains Affects Us The Steel Drivers  EX History Detectives  EX Doc Martin USS Constitution Andrew Perish Together as Fools Jackson Figurehead 2:00  TV Best of Woodcarving Spring Fundraiser 6:30  TV Wild Kratts See what viewers like you  NC  Education Matters like best! 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV  NC  Sun Studio Sessions  NC  Truth About Money Southern Avenue with Ric Edelman  EX Durrells in Corfu  EX Globe Trekker Season 2 on Masterpiece Tough Trains: The Trans Vasilia makes the least rocontinental Railroad, USA mantic proposal in history. 7:30  TV Bob the Builder DV 2:30  NC  Live at the  NC  Consuelo Mack Charleston Music Hall WealthTrack Jake Shimabakuro 8:00  TV Curious George 3:00  NC  Austin City Limits  NC  Carolina My Morning Jacket/ Business Review Ben Harper  EX Finding Your Roots  EX Grantchester Season 2 Pioneers with Neil Patrick on Masterpiece Harris, Gloria Steinem & Episode 5 Will Gary go to Sandra Cisneros DV the gallows? DV 8:30  TV Wild Kratts 4:00  TV Best of  NC  Market to Market Spring Fundraiser 9:00  TV The Best of Trains See what viewers like you Around North America like best! Relive favorite profiles  NC  First in Future and unforgettable stories David Reese of historic and scenic  EX Father Brown tourist railroads. The Theatre of the Invisible  NC  Washington Week March | 15


evening&weekend listings 4:30  NC  Situation Report 5:00  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Midsomer Murders Picture of Innocence, Part 2 5:30  NC  BBC Newsnight 6 PM  TV Best of Spring Fundraiser See what viewers like you like best!  NC  Black Issues Forum Sisters in Medicine  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Orange County, CA 6:30  NC  Black America Hollywood in Black America with Courtney B. Vance  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese Chile: Kissed by the Sea 7:00  NC  Colored Frames Reflect on the past 50 years of African-American art through the artists’ eyes.  EX Globe Trekker Tough Boats: The Arctic 8:00  TV Best of Spring Fundraiser See what viewers like you like best!  NC  No Evidence of Disease Meet a unique rock band comprised of six gynecologic oncology surgeons from the Triangle area and across America. DV  EX Nature My Congo DV 9:00  NC  The Feminine Touch: The Struggle for Equality in Medicine Premiere! Learn about the women who overcame adversity to become osteopathic doctors in the 1890s, as well as some of today’s female physicians.  EX Great Yellowstone Thaw Follow a wildfire in the Beartooth Mountains, a pack of wolves and orphaned young grizzlies. 10:00  NC  Black Women in Medicine Discover diligent medical professionals across all disciplines.  EX Ireland’s Wild Coast Clew Bay, Donegal & the Coast of Northern Ireland 11:00  TV EastEnders  NC  My Love Affair with the Brain: The Life & Science of Dr. Marian Diamond Meet this charming academic and a founder of modern neuroscience. 16­ | March

Follow female medical pioneers on The Feminine Touch: The Struggle for Equality in Medicine, Sunday, March 18, at 9 PM, on the North Carolina Channel.

 EX Globe Trekker Wild West: USA 11:30  TV EastEnders

19 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Hidden Killers Victorian Home 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Italy’s Veneto: Verona, Padua & Ravenna 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life Blueberries & Boiling Over  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Bern Region, Switzerland 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Spokane, Part 3  NC  Exploring North Carolina Wilderness Next Door  EX Midsomer Murders Blood Wedding, Part 1 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina First Lost Colony 9:00  TV Jackie Robinson Part 1 Robinson rises to become the first black major leaguer. DV  NC  Changing Seas Beneath the Bridge  EX Midsomer Murders Blood Wedding, Part 2 9:30  NC  SciTech Now North Carolina Marsh Living 10:00  NC  NOVA Secrets of the Sun  EX Death in Paradise In the Footsteps of a Killer 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  PBS NewsHour

 EX History Detectives USS Constitution Andrew Jackson Figurehead Woodcarving 11:30  TV BBC World News

20 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co. Crabs—Louisa, LA 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Mexico— One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless Examining the Yucatan’s Abundant Natural Resoures 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe The Netherlands Beyond Amsterdam 7:30  TV Flavor, NC Spanish Mackerel  EX Smart Travels— Pacific Rim with Rudy Maxa New Zealand’s South Island 8:00  TV Al Capone: Icon Explore the celebrity gangster’s enduring impact on American culture.  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Margaret Maron—Take Out  EX Inside the Tube: Going Underground History of the Central Line 8:30  NC  First in Future Grant Godwin 9:00  TV Jackie Robinson Part 2 Robinson speaks out against injustice. DV  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show Rosalia Torres-Weiner— "Artivist"


visit unctv.org  EX Penelope Keith’s Hidden Villages Argyll & Bute 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Ramzi Fawaz 10:00  NC  Live at the Charleston Music Hall Jake Shimabakuro  EX Hidden Killers Victorian Home 10:30  NC  Songwriters Pat Alger 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope Tokyo, Japan: Celebrating the Past & Present DV 11:30  TV BBC World News  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Lake Superior: Circling the Sweet Water Ocean

9:30  NC  White Lake: Remembering the Nation’s Safest Beach This spot once entertained over 10,000 visitors a day. 10:00  TV WWII Mega Weapons The Tunnels of Okinawa  EX I’ll Have What Phil’s Having Italy  NC  Understanding the Opioid Epidemic Premiere! Get information from experts and those at the front of this battle. 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Two for the Road Adventure in Costa Rica, Part 2 11:30  TV BBC World News  EX Travels with Darley New Mexico’s Continental Divide Trail

 EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Montreal, Canada 9:30  TV Flavor, NC Table Grapes: The Farm at Dover Vineyards & The Asbury  NC  From the Vineyard Duplin/Raffaldini  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese Iceland: Fire & Ice 10:00  TV Folkways Pottery Revival in Catawba Valley  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Dream of Italy Tuscany 10:30  TV Folkways Face Jugs & Folk Pots  NC  Southern Accents Louisville, KY  EX Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg 21 WEDNESDAY Hidden Gems of Memphis 22 THURSDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  BBC World News 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  PBS NewsHour America  NC  BBC World News  EX Joseph Rosendo’s  EX Trust Me, I’m a Doctor America Travelscope Could Simply Standing  EX Nick Stellino: Dreamin’ California’s Coast: Transform Our Health? Storyteller in the Kitchen Malibu to Big Sur DV 6:30  NC  Nightly Vincenzo 11:30  TV BBC World News Business Report 6:30  NC  Nightly  EX In the Americas 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report with David Yetman Business Report  EX New Orleans Nicaragua: Land of the  NC  PBS NewsHour Cooking with Kevin Belton Shaking Earth Emerges  EX Rick Steves’ Europe German Heritage Prague 7:00  TV Nightly 23 FRIDAY 7:30  TV SciTech Now Business Report North Carolina  NC  PBS NewsHour 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour Marsh Living  EX Rick Steves’ Europe  NC  BBC World News  EX Born To Explore Berlin America with Richard Wiese 7:30  TV Our State  EX Taste of History England: The Queen’s New River Adventure/ Dr. Benjamin Rush: Father Swan Warden Carolina Chocolate Drops of American Psychiatry 8:00  TV Nature  EX Smart Travels— 6:30  NC  Nightly Forest of the Lynx DV Pacific Rim with Business Report  NC  Searching for a Fix Rudy Maxa  EX Migrant Kitchen Intimate stories reveal the New Zealand’s North Island Omotenashi cost of addiction on our 8:00  TV MUSE: The Arts Show 7:00  TV Nightly families and communities. Rosalia Torres-Weiner— Business Report  EX Joanne Weir’s "Artivist"  NC  PBS NewsHour Plates & Places  NC  Flavor, NC  EX Rick Steves’ Europe It’s All Greek to Me Food Trucks Germany’s Dresden 8:30  NC  Folkways  EX Two for the Road & Leipzig Face Jugs & Folk Pots Adventure in Costa Rica, 7:30  TV NC SPIN  EX Mike Colameco’s Part 2  EX Smart Travels— Real Food 8:30  TV Exploring Pacific Rim with Tao North Carolina Rudy Maxa 9:00  TV NOVA Wilderness Next Door Guadalajara & Roman Catacomb Mystery  NC  Cooking 80/20 Puerto Vallarta  NC  A Crisis: with Robin Shea 8:00  TV Washington Week NC’s Opioid Battle Paula’s in the House!  NC  North Carolina Premiere! Kelly McCullen and  EX Travels with Darley Weekend NC’s top law, health and New Mexico’s  EX A Place To Call Home insurance leaders look at Continental Divide Trail Auld Lang Syne opioid addiction and illegal 9:00  TV North Carolina 8:30  TV Front Row with distribution in our state. Weekend Marc Rotterman  EX Food—  NC  A Chef’s Life  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show Delicious Science A Food Truck & a Pear Tree The Great Raleigh Acorn A Matter of Taste March | 17


evening&weekend listings 9:00  TV Understanding the Opioid Epidemic Get information from experts and those at the front of this battle.  NC  Front Row with Marc Rotterman  EX Call the Midwife Sister Winifred’s eyes are opened when she cares for an expectant prostitute. 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  TV A Crisis: NC’s Opioid Battle Kelly McCullen and NC’s top law, health and insurance leaders look at opioid addiction and illegal distribution in our state.  NC  NC SPIN  EX Father Brown The Eve of St John 10:30  NC  Carolina Business Review  EX North Carolina Weekend—Shorts Bald Head Island Lighthouse & Nature Preserve 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope Sault Saint Marie, Canada

 NC  Almanac Gardener Solving Tomato Problems/ Backyard Blue Birds  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Trinidad & Tobago: Where East Meets West 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Spokane, Part 3  NC  Exploring North Carolina Women in Science  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope Dreamin’ California’s Coast: Malibu to Big Sur DV 1:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Basin Basics  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Brooklyn, NY 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe Poland Rediscovered: Krakow, Auschwitz & Warsaw  NC  First in Future David Reese  EX Globe Trekker Tough Boats: The Arctic 2:30  TV Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope Armenia: Ancient History & Modern Traditions DV DV  NC  Conversations 11:30  TV BBC World News Cash Michaels  EX In the Americas 3:00  TV A Craftsman’s Legacy with David Yetman The Murrini Glass Maker Pernambuco:  NC  Situation Report Brazil’s Other Carnival  EX Secrets of the Dead The Real Trojan Horse DV 3:30  TV American Woodshop 24 SATURDAY Natural Edge Slab Tables 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ with Recycled Metal Legs/ Neighborhood DV Butcher Block Tops  NC  Biographical  NC  Comic Culture Conversations DV Ramzi Fawaz with Bob Timberlake  EX Christopher Kimball’s 4:00  TV The Woodwright’s Part 1of 3 Milk Street Television Shop with Roy Underhill  EX Carolina Homecooking, Chinese Dovetailed Grease Pot DV Outdoor Journal Style  NC  Front Row with Live Baiting Spanish 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Marc Rotterman 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Garden Home  EX History Detectives Neighborhood DV Why Buy? DV First Female White House  EX Carolina Outdoor  NC  The Woodwright’s Photographer’s Camera Journal Classics Shop with Roy Underhill 4:30  TV This Old House Spring Mountain Trout Brian Boggs, Chairmaker Move in Day DV 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  NC SPIN  EX Pati’s Mexican Table 5:00  TV Carolina  NC  Carolina Outdoor Taco Night Journal Classics Outdoor Journal Outerbanks Waterfowl Hunt Noon  TV Almanac Gardener Crappie Lesson Gardening in the Shade/  EX Exploring  NC  PBS NewsHour Growing Asparagus North Carolina Weekend  NC  Growing a Buffers  EX Antiques Roadshow Greener World 7:30  TV Dinosaur Train DV Spokane, Part 3 The 50-mile Bouquet: Why 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  Carolina Local Matters with Flowers Outdoor Journal Weekend  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Spring Top Water Bass  NC  Washington Week Tahiti & Bora Bora  EX Exploring 6 PM  TV Lawrence Welk Show 12:30  TV America’s Heartland Norma Zimmer Show (1965) North Carolina Transforming Field-Fresh Long-Bellied Friends  NC  Homegrown Minnesota Sugar Beets 8:00  TV Pinkalicious Music Fest into Sugar Products & Peterrific DV Bay Leaf Church 18­ | March

 NC  Exploring North Carolina Women in Science  EX North Carolina Weekend 8:30  TV Splash & Bubbles DV  NC  Exploring North Carolina Basin Basics  EX Southern Accents Asheville 9:00  TV Curious George  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Travels with Darley New Mexico’s Continental Divide Trail 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  Our State Weaverville/Pumpkin Delights/Stickbuilt  EX Dream of Italy Venice 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show Berlin & Back Again: UNCSA Film Students  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Rain & Rainbows 10:30  TV Exploring North Carolina Gone to Seed  NC  A Craftsman’s Legacy The Bicycle Maker  EX Migrant Kitchen Omotenashi 11:00  TV Growing a Greener World The Green Bronx Machine: The Power of a Classroom  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Brian Boggs, Chairmaker


visit unctv.org 9:30  TV Ask This Old House Houston After Harvey  NC  Front Row with Marc Rotterman 10:00  TV MUSE: The Arts Show The Great Raleigh Acorn  NC  NC SPIN  EX Penelope Keith’s Hidden Villages Argyll & Bute 10:30  TV SciTech Now North Carolina Marsh Living  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch See why Parker Millsap is outstanding in his field on Live at the Charleston Margaret Maron—Take Out 11:00  TV North Carolina Music Hall, Saturday, March 24, at 9:30 PM, on the North Carolina Channel. Bookwatch Margaret Maron—Take Out  EX Inside the Tube:  NC  Infinity Hall Live  NC  Articulate Going Underground Dave Mason with Jim Cotter History of the Central Line  EX Chris Tarrant: Rueben Margolin Loves 7:00  TV As Time Goes By Extreme Railways Making Waves The Wedding Slow Train to  EX Hidden Killers  NC  Homegrown Guantanamo Bay Victorian Home Music Fest 10:30  TV My Home, 11:30  TV Black Issues Forum She Returns from War NC—Shorts Black Folk Do  EX Two for the Road Napoleon Hill  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show Adventure in Costa Rica, 11:00  TV Midsomer Murders Berlin & Back Again: Part 2 Midsomer Life, Part 2 UNCSA Film Students 7:30  TV As Time Goes By  NC  Austin City Limits Noon  TV Front Row with What Now? Iggy Pop Marc Rotterman  EX Born To Explore  EX Globe Trekker  NC  Carolina with Richard Wiese Food Hour: Story of Beer Outdoor Journal Australia: Secret Outback 11:30  TV My Home, Live Baiting Spanish  NC  Highway 64: NC—Shorts Mackerel A Passing View Historic Beach Cottage Row  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Journey along many of our Travelscope state’s scenic back roads. The Cook Islands: 25 SUNDAY 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders Cultural Paradise DV 6 AM  TV Nature Cat Left for Dead, Part 1 A 12:30  TV NC SPIN   N C  Closer to Truth psychic discovers a couple  NC  Fishing Behind Can Metaphysics Discern murdered in their home. the Lines God, Part 1  NC  Song of the Mountains Best of Fishing Behind   E X History Detectives Loose Strings/Close Kin the Lines, Season3 First Female White House (Our Roots Run Deep)  EX Weekends Photographer’s Camera  EX Globe Trekker with Yankee 6:30  TV Wild Kratts Myanmar Celebrating Tradition  NC  Education Matters 8:30  TV My Home, 1:00  TV Ellie’s Real 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV NC—Shorts Good Food  NC  Truth About Money The Original Collard Great Grains with Ric Edelman Sandwich  NC  Song of the Mountains  EX Globe Trekker 9:00  TV Midsomer Murders Loose Strings/Close Kin Art Trails of the Left for Dead, Part 2 (Our Roots Run Deep) French Riviera  NC  Sun Studio Sessions  EX Doc Martin 7:30  TV Bob the Builder DV Delta Music Experience, Driving Mr. Mclynn  NC  Consuelo Mack Part 1: Bobby Rush, James 1:30  TV Martha Bakes WealthTrack “Super Chikan” Johnson & Breads & Rolls 8:00  TV Curious George Cedric Burnside 2:00  TV America’s  NC  Carolina  EX Chris Tarrant: Test Kitchen from Business Review Extreme Railways Cook’s Illustrated  EX Finding Your Roots One Way Ticket to Siberia Ultimate Italian The Long Way Home with 9:30  NC  Live at the  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Julianna Margulies, Azar Charleston Music Hall Delta Music Experience, Nafisi & Lidia Bastianich DV Parker Millsap Part 1: Bobby Rush, James 8:30  TV Wild Kratts  TV My Home, “Super Chikan” Johnson &  NC  Market to Market NC—Shorts Cedric Burnside 9:00  TV This Old House The Call of the Stach  EX Durrells in Corfu Move in Day 10:00  TV Midsomer Murders Season 2 on Masterpiece  NC  Washington Week Midsomer Life, Part 1 Dr. Petrides deals with  EX Inside the Tube: When a dead body turns women in labor and Going Underground up, a local magazine owner a stabbing victim. History of the Central Line comes under scrutiny. March | 19


evening&weekend listings 2:30  TV Cook’s Country The Italian-American Kitchen  NC  Live at the Charleston Music Hall Parker Millsap 3:00  TV Sara’s Weeknight Meals Arkansas Eats  NC  Austin City Limits Iggy Pop  EX Grantchester Season 2 on Masterpiece Episode 6 Sidney seeks oblivion, Sam seeks mercy and a dead girl’s parents seek revenge. DV 3:30  TV Lidia’s Kitchen Tomato Time 4:00  TV Mexico— One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless A Tour of Traditions  NC  First in Future David Reese  EX Father Brown The Tanganyika Green 4:30  TV Pati’s Mexican Table Cheesy  NC  Situation Report 5:00  TV Washington Week  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Midsomer Murders They Seek Him Here, Part 1 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  BBC Newsnight 6 PM  TV Doc Martin Out of the Woods  NC  Black Issues Forum Black Folk Do  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Montreal, Canada 6:30  NC  Black America Racism with Dr. Khalil Gibran Muhammad  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese Iceland: Fire & Ice 7:00  TV A Place To Call Home The Ghosts of Christmas Past  NC  Karamu: 100 Years in the House In Cleveland, OH, explore America’s oldest AfricanAmerican theater.  EX Globe Trekker Food Hour: Southern China 7:30  NC  Voices for Freedom: The Hyers Sisters’ Legacy Discover these AfricanAmerican opera prodigies of the 1870s and ‘80s. 8:00  TV Call the Midwife Season Premiere! Lucille, two days late and ill, is called from her sick bed to assist with a breech birth.

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 NC  Soldier On: Life After Deployment Three women confront the challenges of readjusting to civilian life. DV  EX Nature Forest of the Lynx DV 9:00  TV Call the Midwife Lucille faces racism and prejudice when a new mother becomes ill.  NC  Service: When Women Come Marching Home Women warriors share their raw truths fighting in the battlefield called “home.”  EX Into the Amazon: American Experience In 1914, Teddy Roosevelt and Candido Rondon explored the heart of the rainforest. DV 10:00  TV Dark Angel on Masterpiece Joanne Froggatt (Downton Abbey) stars as Britain’s first female serial killer, a Victorian poisoner.  NC  We Served Too: The Story of the Women’s Airforce Service Pilots Learn how WASPs broke barriers during WWII. 11:00  NC  No Going Back: Women & the War See how women’s lives and roles changed during and after the Civil War.  EX Globe Trekker Food Hour: Sicily 11:30  NC  Perfect 36: When Women Won the Vote Consider the years of debate about women’s suffrage.

7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Germany’s Hamburg & the Luther Trail 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life Shrimp Sells  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Brooklyn, NY 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow St. Louis, Part 3  NC  Exploring North Carolina Passion for the Land  EX Midsomer Murders Shot at Dawn, Part 1 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Lawson’s Voyage to the Carolinas 9:00  TV Into the Night: Portraits of Life & Death An astrophysicist, preacher and philosopher grapple with questions of mortality.  NC  Changing Seas Galapagos: Windows into the Future  EX Midsomer Murders Shot at Dawn, Part 2 9:30  NC  SciTech Now North Carolina New Lost Colony Discoveries 10:00  NC  NOVA Roman Catacomb Mystery  EX Death in Paradise Murder in the Polls 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX History Detectives First Female White House Photographer’s Camera 11:30  TV BBC World News

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6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Hidden Killers Victorian Home 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report

6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co. Tilapia—Scott, LA 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Joanne Weir’s Plates & Places Risotto 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Germany’s Frankfurt & Nürnberg Meet Nonnatus House’s new nurse Lucille Anderson (Leonie Elliott) on the season premiere of Call the Midwife, Sunday, March 25, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.


visit unctv.org Follow the life and work of labor leader and civil rights activist Dolores Huerta on Independent Lens, Tuesday, March 27, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.

7:30  TV Flavor, NC Vineyards: Dobbins Creek, Laurel Gray, Baker Buffalo Creek, Rock of Ages  EX Smart Travels— Pacific Rim with Rudy Maxa Mexico City & Ixtapa 8:00  TV Makers: Women Who Make America Women in Business  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Daniel Wallace— Extraordinary Adventures  EX Inside the Tube: Going Underground World’s First Underground 8:30  NC  First in Future Tom Campbell 9:00  TV Independent Lens Premiere! Dolores Witness how activist Dolores Huerta tirelessly led the fight for racial and labor justice with Cesar Chavez. DV  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show  EX Penelope Keith’s Hidden Villages North Yorkshire 9:30  NC  Comic Culture Rafer Roberts (Valiant Entertainment) 10:00  NC  Live at the Charleston Music Hall Parker Millsap  EX Hidden Killers Edwardian Home 10:30  NC  Songwriters Paul Overstreet 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope The Bonin/Ogasawara Islands—A Land Far, Far Away DV 11:30  TV BBC World News  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Cuetzalan: The Celebration of San Francisco

28 WEDNESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Trust Me, I’m a Doctor Can Hay Fever Be Cured? 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Bulgaria 7:30  TV SciTech Now North Carolina New Lost Colony Discoveries  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese Cyprus: Cleopatra’s Secret Island 8:00  TV Nature Leave It to Beavers Scientists regard beavers as tools for reversing the effects of global warming and water shortages. DV  NC  Down Home: Jewish Life in North Carolina Discover this little-known slice of Tar Heel history.  EX Joanne Weir’s Plates & Places Tangia 8:30  EX Mike Colameco’s Real Food NY Southern 9:00  TV NOVA The Great Math Mystery Math’s power across the centuries sheds light on how it works in our brains.  NC  Four Sons & All Their Sons: A Passover Tale Enjoy the beloved story that has been a part of Passover for centuries.  EX Food— Delicious Science We Are What We Eat 10:00  TV WWII Mega Weapons Battleship Yamato

 NC  Gefilte-Fish Chronicles See how a family embraces Passover and connects through traditional meal preparations.  EX I’ll Have What Phil’s Having Paris 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Two for the Road Adventure in Jackson Hole, WY 11:30  TV BBC World News  EX Travels with Darley Santa Fe Arts & Culture

29 THURSDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television Homecooking, Chinese Style 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX New Orleans Cooking with Kevin Belton Shrimp Specialties 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Romania 7:30  TV Our State Tweetsie/Silver Lining/ Brasstown Dancers  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Delhi & Agra, India 8:00  TV MUSE: The Arts Show  NC  Flavor, NC BBQ: Heritage Hogs  EX Two for the Road Adventure in Jackson Hole, WY 8:30  TV Exploring North Carolina Passion for the Land  NC  Cooking 80/20 with Robin Shea Comfort Food  EX Travels with Darley Santa Fe Arts & Culture 9:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  A Chef’s Life Wanted: Broccoli  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Oregon RV Trip 9:30  TV Flavor, NC Spanish Mackerel

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evening&weekend listings  NC  From the Vineyard Woodmill/Windsor Run  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese Africa: The Elephant Trunk Show 10:00  TV A Few Good Pie Places UNC-Chapel Hill alum Rick Sebak takes a tasty transcontinental tour of fruity and creamy pie shops.  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Dream of Italy Rome 10:30  NC  Southern Accents Birmingham, AL  EX Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg Cruise Ship Ghosts DV 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope San Miguel de Allende, Celebrating in the Heart of Mexico DV 11:30  TV BBC World News  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Alaska: The Wilderness of the Volcanoes

30 FRIDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of History The Water of Life: Cognac 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Migrant Kitchen Beyond Pho 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Siena & Tuscany’s Wine Country 7:30  TV NC SPIN  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Rajasthan 8:00  TV Washington Week  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX A Place To Call Home No Other Love 8:30  TV Front Row with Marc Rotterman  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show 9:00  TV Eric Idle’s the Entire Universe Explore the history of the entire universe with Professor Brian Cox, a chorus of singers and dancers.  NC  Front Row with Marc Rotterman

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 EX Call the Midwife Sister Julienne questions the nature of absolute faith when she meets a Christian Science couple. 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  TV Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs The popular star brings down the house with his acclaimed cabaret show.  NC  NC SPIN  EX Father Brown 10:30  NC  Carolina Business Review 10:50    EX North Carolina Weekend—Shorts Mystery Hill 11:00  TV Amanpour on PBS  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope Northwest Ontario— Lake Superior & Beyond DV 11:30  TV BBC World News  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Reefs, Ruins, and Revivals: Belize’s Melting Pot

31 SATURDAY 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood DV  NC  Biographical Conversations with Bob Timberlake Part 2 of 3  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal Pee Dee Catfish 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal Classics Outerbanks Waterfowl Hunt 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Classics Tidewater Puppy Drum  EX Exploring North Carolina Power in Nature 7:30  TV Dinosaur Train DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Live Baiting Spanish  EX Exploring North Carolina Art in the Wild 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & Peterrific DV  NC  Exploring North Carolina Flatland Lakes  EX North Carolina Weekend 8:30  TV Splash & Bubbles DV  NC  Exploring North Carolina Forgotten Kingdom

 EX Southern Accents Chattanooga, TN 9:00  TV Curious George  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Travels with Darley Santa Fe Arts & Culture 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  Our State Living on Water/Camden County Jail/Playing by Heart  EX Dream of Italy Bologna 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  MUSE: The Arts Show Rosalia Torres-Weiner— "Artivist"  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Packed To Go 10:30  TV Exploring North Carolina Bear Facts: NC’s Big Game  NC  A Craftsman’s Legacy The Furnituremaker  EX Migrant Kitchen Beyond Pho 11:00  TV Growing a Greener World In Susan’s Garden: A Backyard Habitat in Harmony  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Combination Planes DV  EX Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television The New Baking 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home Wedding Season DV  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Corner Cupboard, Part 1 DV

 EX Pati’s Mexican Table Summer Evening Party Noon  TV Almanac Gardener Moss Gardening/ Troubleshooting Houseplant Problems  NC  Growing a Greener World Dominica: Island Ingenuity in Sustainability  EX Rudy Maxa’s World The Islands of Polynesia 12:30  TV America’s Heartland Favorite Heartland Destinations  NC  Almanac Gardener Growing Okra/Controlling Voles in Your Landscape  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Mexico City’s Markets: A Millennium of Trade 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow St. Louis, Part 3  NC  Exploring North Carolina Flatland Lakes


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A delicious world of cuisine inspired by the immigrant experience awaits on Migrant Kitchen, Saturday, March 31, at 10:30 AM, on The Explorer Channel.

 EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope San Miguel de Allende, Celebrating in the Heart of Mexico DV 1:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Forgotten Kingdom  EX Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Shanghai, China 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe Budapest: The Best of Hungary  NC  First in Future Dr. Ken Dodge  EX Globe Trekker Food Hour: Southern China 2:30  TV Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope France: Following the Rhone DV  NC  Conversations Lauren Kennedy Brady 3:00  TV A Craftsman’s Legacy The Tool Chest Makers  NC  Situation Report  EX Secrets of the Dead Jamestown’s Dark Winter DV

3:30  TV American Woodshop Ottoman Storage Stool with Reversal Top  NC  Comic Culture Rafer Roberts (Valiant Entertainment)

4:00  TV The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Lumberjack Fan Carving DV  NC  Front Row with Marc Rotterman  EX History Detectives American Revolution Notes in 1775 Almanac 4:30  TV This Old House Charleston: Southern Charm  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal Redfish Marsh  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend Gain insights about the week’s issues.  EX Antiques Roadshow St. Louis, Part 3 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  Washington Week 6 PM  TV Lawrence Welk Show Easter (1979)  NC  Homegrown Music Fest Taylor Leonhardt  EX Inside the Tube: Going Underground World’s First Underground 7:00  TV As Time Goes By You Must Remember This, Part 1

Thank you to these fine businesses for their generous donations of food, products & services! Cabot Cheese • Catering Works Chez Moi • Chick’n Que Chirba Chirba • Larry’s Coffee Mr. Mongolian • Mystery Brewing Pie Pushers • Ward’s Fruit & Produce

 EX Two for the Road Adventure in Jackson Hole, WY 7:30  TV As Time Goes By You Must Remember This, Part 2  EX Born To Explore with Richard Wiese Turkey: Land of Legends 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders The Magician’s Nephew, Part 1 A prominent member of a secret pagan cult is found murdered.  NC  Song of the Mountains Jeff Little Trio/ Dale Ann Bradley  EX Globe Trekker Tough Boats: The Arctic 8:50  TV My Home, NC—Shorts Goat Lady Dairy 9:00  TV Midsomer Murders The Magician’s Nephew, Part 2  NC  Yep Roc Records Presents Mandolin Orange Chapel Hill’s popular Americana band performs a tuneful concert celebrating Hillsborough’s Yep Roc Records’ 20th anniversary.  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways The Great Japanese Train Ride 9:50  TV My Home, NC—Shorts F.A.R.M. Café, Boone 10:00  TV Midsomer Murders Days of Misrule, Part 1 Detectives probe an explosion at a trucking company run by a man with many enemies.  NC  Infinity Hall Live Rhiannon Giddens  EX Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways The Railway that Created Canada 10:30  TV My Home, NC—Shorts Topsail Beach Skating Rink 11:00  TV Midsomer Murders Days of Misrule, Part 2  NC  Austin City Limits Band of Horses/ Parker Millsap  EX Globe Trekker Myanmar 11:50  TV My Home, NC—Shorts Rescue Ranch, Statesville

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