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11/2018 Let’s Go Luna! • Muse Returns for a New Season • C apital Premieres

Celebrate Generosity It’s the time of year when the focus turns to sharing good times. During our Joy of Giving campaign, November 24-December 5, we’re giving you some splendid specials—including live, in-studio entertainment and popular performances. Be sure to catch the latest from hitmaker Neil Diamond on UNC-TV PBS & More.


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UNC-TV’s 24/7 Kids Channel ALL DAY & ALL NIGHT Note: The Rootle lineup gets refreshed Wednesday, 11/21. See what’s new at unc.tv/rootleshows. 6 AM Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman 6:30 Cyberchase 7:00   Read-a-roo’s Block Party—Peg + Cat (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

0:00 Peg + Cat 1 10:30 Super WHY! 11:00 Clifford’s Puppy Days 11:30 Caillou Noon Sid the Science Kid 12:30 WordWorld 1:00 Peep & the Big Wide World   Read-a-roo’s Block Party—Peg + Cat (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

LET'S GO LUNA! Discover New Adventures on Rootle!

PEG + CAT ARE BACK! Weekends, at 7 AM & 1 PM Join Peg and sidekick, Cat, as they use math and problem-solving skills to counter unexpected challenges. Parents appreciate that this Emmy Awardwinning Fred Rogers Company production can help put their preschoolers on a solid STEM foundation. And kids just enjoy the fun, frolicsome adventures of Peg + Cat.

Get ready for fabulous fun with three new multicultural friends—Leo, Carmen and Andy—on the Wednesday, November 21, at 5 PM, premiere of Let’s Go Luna! As their parents' performance troupe, "Circo Fabuloso," travels the globe, the trio explores stops along the way, all guided by Luna the Moon. This colorful series shares the music, arts, languages and daily life of cultures near and far. And look for the return of Martha Speaks, along with a refreshed Rootle lineup, starting Wednesday, November 21!

FLOAT WITH ROOTLE! See GIRL Power on Parade at the Raleigh Christmas Parade! Join your Rootle 24/7 PBS KIDS Channel team Saturday, November 17, at the Raleigh Christmas Parade, the largest of its kind between Washington, DC, and Atlanta! This year, we’re shining a light on GIRL Power, featuring girl leaders who create a positive impact on our world. Join these inspiring young women, Read-a-roo and other friends along the parade route in downtown Raleigh. Follow GIRL Power on Instagram @ncGIRLpower and use #myGIRLpoweris to join the movement. November | 3


evening&weekend listings 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour Get in-depth analyses of current events.  NC  BBC World News America Katty Kay shares unique global perspectives.  EX Julie Taboulie’s Lebanese Kitchen Stop & Smell the Roses DV 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report Seasoned reporters review financial news.  EX Mike Colameco’s Real Food Racines/Wine Disciples 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Rome: Backstreet Riches 7:30  TV Our State Great Dismal Swamp/ Elizabeth II/Bath  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Turkey’s Turquoise Coast 8:00  TV Exploring North Carolina Report from the Birds  NC  Flavor, NC Car Classic Catfish  EX Rick Steves’ Travel as a Political Act Ponder the importance of traveling in order to experience other cultures.

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 U  NC-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.

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Pop up to Asheville's Foundation Skate Park on the Muse season premiere, Thursday, November 1, at 8:30 PM, on UNC-TV.

8:30  TV Muse Season Premiere! Community Art  NC  Cooking 80/20 with Robin Shea Love & Flavor 8:50 TV My Home, NC B. Harley Bradley House Avett Brother’s Joe Kwon 9:00  TV North Carolina Weekend Deborah Holt Noel shows what’s up this weekend.  NC  A Chef’s Life Eggs a Dozen Ways  EX Outside with Greg Aiello Exploring New Mexico 9:20 TV Sci NC—Shorts Fail Lab 9:30  TV Southern Accents Birmingham, AL  NC  Steven Raichlen’s Project Fire Fish Hits the Fire  EX Curious Traveler Curious Stockholm 10:00  TV Battleground Election: A Black Issues Forum Special Premiere! Deborah Holt Noel examines issues in the midterm election.

Deborah Holt Noel lifts up some unheard voices on Battleground Election: A Black Issues Forum Special, premiering Thursday, November 1, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV.

 NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Beyond Your Backyard Colonial Williamsburg, VA 10:20 NC  Sci NC—Shorts Fail Lab 10:30  NC  Our State Thomas Built/Ranger Doug/ Cherokee Culture  EX Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Huntsville, AL 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company The acclaimed journalist and top peers explore today’s topics.  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Taiwan: Forgotten People DV

11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman The Rainforest Nisei: Japanese Immigrants in the Amazon

2 FRIDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of History Flavors of the Pinoleros 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX New Orleans Cooking with Kevin Belton Traditional Mexican 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Florentine Delights & Tuscan Side Trips 7:30  TV NC SPIN Join Tom Campbell & his guests for informative, balanced debate for the Old North State.  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Bangkok, Thailand


visit unctv.org 8:00  TV Washington Week Leading journalists analyze major news and events.  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX 800 Words The family’s new home is on the verge of collapsing, forcing them to move into the local motel. 8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman The political analyst and his guests discuss public affairs and policy issues.  NC  Exploring North Carolina Canals of North Carolina 8:50  EX North Carolina Weekend—Shorts! Roaring River Vineyards 9:00  TV Great Performances: An American in Paris— The Musical Premiere! Recorded in 2017 in London, Robert Fairchild and Leanne Cope star.  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Durrells in Corfu on Masterpiece Leslie’s heart breaks; Gerry’s new soulmate has a surprising background. 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  NC  NC SPIN  EX Death in Paradise Murder from Above 10:30  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover Bright minds and fresh voices debate challenges facing our nation. 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Greece: Cruising the Isles DV 11:30  TV Amanpour & Company  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Two Millennia of Mayas: Guatemala’s Cultural Legacy

Robert Fairchild and Leanne Cope star in Great Performances: An American in Paris—The Musical, premiering Friday, November 2, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.

11:00  TV Growing a Greener World Working with Nature for a Sustainable Landscape Design  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Violin Maker Joe Thrift DV  EX Taste of History Pennsbury: The  EX Exploring Working Estate North Carolina 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Our Place in Space Garden Home 7:30  TV Dinosaur Train DV Melting Potluck DV  NC  Carolina  NC  The Woodwright’s Outdoor Journal Shop with Roy Underhill Blue Water Adventure Candle Box with  EX Exploring Secret Drawer DV North Carolina  EX Lidia’s Kitchen Smoky Mountain Diversity Italian Staples 8:00  TV Pinkalicious Noon  TV GardenSMART & Peterrific DV Tulips  NC  Exploring  NC  Growing a North Carolina Greener World Report from the Birds From Food Desert  EX North Carolina to Urban Oasis Weekend  EX Smart Travels— 8:20 EX Sci NC—Shorts Europe with Rudy Maxa Fail Lab Vienna & the Danube 8:30  TV Splash & Bubbles DV 12:30  TV America’s Heartland  NC  Muse Cotton Community Art  NC  Ecosense for Living  EX My Home, NC Solar Justice Albatross Fleet/Kim’s Wig  EX In the Americas Center/Love & Chocolate/ with David Yetman Frisco UFO 8:50 NC  My Home, NC—Shorts Sierra Nevada & the Making of California Avett Brother’s Joe Kwon 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow 9:00  TV Curious George Charleston, Part 1  NC  North Carolina  NC  Exploring Weekend North Carolina  EX Blue Planet Canals of NC Tidal Seas  EX Travelscope 9:20  NC  Sci NC—Shorts Following the Reformation Fail Lab Trail: Switzerland & 9:30  TV Nature Cat Germany DV  NC  Our State 1:30  NC  My Home, NC Black River/Sheila Kay Topsail Skating Rink/ Adams/Golden Eggs 3 SATURDAY Statesville’s Rescue Ranch/ 10:00  TV North Carolina Hendersonville’s Hot Dog Weekend 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ World/Beulaville’s Football  NC  Muse Neighborhood DV Heroes/Climax’s Goat Maestros: Father & Son  NC  Biographical ConverLady Dairy Orchestra Conductors sations with Terry Sanford  EX Burt Wolf:  EX New Scandinavian Part 1 of 3 Travels & Traditions Cooking  EX Carolina Cruising the Baltic  Rye Bread for a Queen Outdoor Journal 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe 10:20 TV Sci NC—Shorts Muskie Search Granada, Cordoba & Fail Lab 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Spain’s Costa del Sol 1 0:30   T V Ecosense for Living Neighborhood DV  NC  First in Future Children & Nature  EX Carolina  NC  A Craftsman’s Legacy Leslie Boney of the InstiOutdoor Journal tute for Emerging Issues The Goldsmith with Alexan Blue Water Adventure engages leaders in topics der’s Susan McDonough 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV affecting our state.  EX How To Cook Well  NC  Carolina  EX Globe Trekker with Rory O’Connell Outdoor Journal Top 10 South American  Hard Boiled Eggs Salad Muskie Search Adventures with Chorizo November | 5


evening&weekend listings 2:30  TV Travelscope Madhya Pradesh, India: The Heart of India DV  NC  Growing Bolder Believe that You Can Change the World 3:00  TV A Craftsman’s Legacy The Cooper  NC  Amendments Explained Judicial Appointments  EX Ultimate Restorations The Schooner Coronet: Racing Into History 3:30  TV Rough Cut— Woodworking with Tommy Mac Gable Ends & Walls  NC  Amendments Explained Ethics/Editorial Board 4:00  TV This Old House Hour Ramp Up the R Value: Crown Molding  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX History Detectives Hot Town Poster/Face Jug/ Lost City of Gold 4:30  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal Summer Time Heat  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend Gain insights about the week’s issues.  EX Blue Planet Coasts 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  Washington Week 6 PM  TV Lawrence Welk Show Tribute to Fred Astaire (1980)  NC  Classic Gospel Best of the Hoppers  EX Penelope Keith’s Hidden Villages North Yorkshire 7:00  TV As Time Goes By The Old Folks Party  NC  Songs at the Center Dianna Corcoran, Marti Dodson & Patrick Buzzard  EX Penelope Keith’s Hidden Villages Pembrokeshire 7:30  TV As Time Goes By The Proposal  NC  Songwriters Guy Clark 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders A Talent for Life, Part 1 With two villagers found dead, Barnaby uncovers deep resentment.  NC  Song of the Mountains Lonesome River Band

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 EX The Queen’s Favourite Animals Explore Queen Elizabeth’s relationships with her animals. 8:50  TV My Home, NC—Shorts International Delights 9:00  TV Doc Martin Rescue Me  NC  Echo Sessions Music by Naughty Professor  EX Secrets of Great British Castles Leeds Castle 9:30  NC  Bluegrass Underground Sweet Lizzy Project 10:00  TV Remember Me Tom enters assisted living and a social worker falls to her death.  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Beth Hart  EX Secrets of Henry VIII’s Palace Visit Hampton Court, the ultimate Royal pleasure palace. 10:30  NC  Lowertown Line Malamanya 11:00  TV Coroner Pieces of Eight A faceless man washes up during Lighthaven’s Pirate Festival.  NC  Austin City Limits Miguel/Alessia Cara  EX Flying to the Ends of the Earth Peru

9:00  TV This Old House Hour Ramp Up the R Value: Crown Molding  NC  Washington Week  EX Crowd & the Cloud Citizens + Scientists DV 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 10:00  TV Exploring North Carolina Report from the Birds  NC  NC SPIN  EX Impossible Builds Europe in the Desert 10:30  TV Muse Community Art  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Great American Read Panel with Charlie Lovett, Tom Santopietro & T.R. Simon 10:50 TV My Home, NC—Shorts Avett Brother’s Joe Kwon 11:00  TV North Carolina Bookwatch Great American Read Panel with Charlie Lovett, Tom Santopietro & T.R. Simon  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter Jason Reynolds/Alisa Weilerstein/Ibeyi  EX Precision: The Measure of All Things Mass & Moles 11:30  TV What Matters in Election 2018: A Black Issues Forum Special Deborah Holt Noel looks at midterm election issues.  NC  Muse 4 SUNDAY Leaving Eden 6 AM  TV Nature Cat Noon  TV FRONT ROW  NC  Closer to Truth with Marc Rotterman Evolution & Theology  NC  Carolina  EX History Detectives Outdoor Journal Hot Town Poster/Face Jug/ Summer Time Heat Lost City of Gold  EX Travelscope 6:30  TV Wild Kratts San Antonio: More  NC  Education Matters than the Alamo DV Learn about key issues 12:30  TV NC SPIN affecting education in NC.  NC  Legends of Airpower 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV Kelly Johnson  NC  Firing Line with  EX Burt Wolf: Margaret Hoover Travels & Traditions  EX Antiques Roadshow On the Road in America, Santa Clara, Part 2 Part 1 7:30  TV Bob the Builder DV 1:00  TV Battleground Election:  NC  Consuelo Mack A Black Issues Forum WealthTrack Special Get advice for managing Deborah Holt Noel hosts a investments. panel examining issues in 8:00  TV Curious George DV the midterm election.  NC  Carolina  NC  Song of the Mountains Business Review Lonesome River Band Chris William and his  EX 800 Words guests discuss business Their new home on the news in the Carolinas. verge of collapse sends the  EX Genealogy Roadshow family to the local motel. Boston 2:00  TV Amendments 8:30  TV Wild Kratts Explained  NC  Firing Line with Judicial Appointments Margaret Hoover


visit unctv.org  NC  Echo Sessions Music by Naughty Professor  EX Durrells in Corfu on Masterpiece Leslie’s heart breaks; Gerry’s new soulmate has a surprising background. 2:30  TV Amendments Explained Ethics/Editorial Board  NC  Bluegrass Underground Sweet Lizzy Project 3:00  TV Sara’s Weeknight Meals Asia Meets America  NC  Amendments Explained Judicial Appointments  EX Death in Paradise Murder from Above 3:30  TV Lidia’s Kitchen A Comforting Casserole  NC  Amendments Explained Ethics/Editorial Board 4:00  TV Kevin Belton’s New Orleans Kitchen Plaquemines Parish Citrus  NC  First in Future  EX Father Brown The Tree of Truth 4:30  TV Pati’s Mexican Table Mexican Wine Country  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 5:00  TV Washington Week  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Great Performances at the Met: Norma Sondra Radvanovsky stars as the Druid priestess in Bellini’s masterpiece. 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  BBC Newsnight Get comprehensive coverage of international news & current events. 6 PM  TV Father Brown The Mask of the Demon  NC  What Matters in Election 2018: A Black Issues Forum Special Deborah Holt Noel looks at midterm election issues. 6:30  NC  Black America Human Computers with Margot Shetterly (Hidden Figures) 7:00  TV Masterpiece MYSTERY! Grantchester, Part 6 Sidney defies police to end a killing spree as Geordie’s life teeters. DV  NC  Africa’s Great Civilizations The Atlantic Age DV

Family drama returns as The Durrells in Corfu Season 3 on Masterpiece premieres Sunday, November 4, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

8:00  TV Durrells in Corfu Season 3 on Masterpiece Louisa wants a party for Gerry, but he’s not a little boy anymore.  NC  Battleground Election: A Black Issues Forum Special Deborah Holt Noel hosts a panel examining issues in the midterm election.  EX Nature Super Cats: Cats in Every Corner DV 9:00  TV Poldark Season 4 on Masterpiece Episode 6 George finds a way to ruin a rival and the Poldarks in the process.  NC  Amendments Explained Judicial Appointments  EX Nature’s Treasure Islands: A Journey to the UK Overseas Territories Atlantic Arks: Ascension, Saint Helena & Tristan 9:30  NC  Amendments Explained Ethics/Editorial Board 10:00  TV Woman in White Episode 3 Laura learns the truth about her new husband.

Expect a Capital time as this new South London drama premieres Monday, November 5, at 9 PM, on the Explorer Channel.

 NC  Editor & the Dragon: Horace Carter Fights the Klan Meet a Tabor City publisher whose gutsy reporting on the KKK won a Pulitzer in the pre-Civil Rights era.  EX Wild Ponies of Chincoteague A teen strives to buy her first foal at the annual wild pony swim and auction. 11:00  TV EastEnders  NC  Our State Land Beneath His Feet/ Mount Mitchell/ Barns Reborn  EX Globe Trekker Food Hour: Provence, France 11:30  TV EastEnders  NC  My Home, NC Original Collard Sandwich/ Last Patternmaker/Napoleon Hill/Chicken Lady/ Newton Grove Drug Store/ Brown Mountain Lights

5 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Precision: The Measure of All Things Mass & Moles 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Florence: Heart of the Renaissance 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life More Than One Way To Skin a Catfish  EX Beyond Your Backyard Montgomery County, VA 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Charleston, Part 2  NC  Exploring North Carolina Two Lakes & a Pond  EX Midsomer Murders Master Class, Part 1 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Haw Revival 9:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Charleston, Part 3  NC  Sinking Cities New York  EX Capital Series Premiere! South Londoners experience the highs and lows of gentrification in this new drama.

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evening&weekend listings 0:00  TV Independent Lens 1 Dawnland Native and non-Native leaders fight removal of indigenous children in Maine. DV  NC  NOVA Flying Supersonic  EX EastEnders 10:30  EX EastEnders 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX History Detectives Hot Town Poster/Face Jug/ Lost City of Gold

6 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co. Cajun: Louisiana’s Cajuns 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Jacques Pepin: More Fast Food My Way Layered Elegance DV 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Paris: Regal & Intimate 7:30  TV From the Vineyard Hinnant/Lu Mil  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Thailand, Golden Triangle 8:00  TV PBS NewsHour Election Night Coverage 2018 Judy Woodruff leads team coverage of midterm US House of Representatives, Senate and other races.  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Cindy Geary & Lahoma Romocki—Going to School  EX Crowd & the Cloud Viral Vs. Virus DV 8:30  NC  Invitation to World Literature Things Fall Apart DV 9:00  NC  Muse Community Art  EX Impossible Builds The Floating House 9:30  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter Lila Downs/Heather-Dewey Hagborg/Steve Tobin/ Josh Ritter 10:00  NC  Innerviews with Ernie Manouse Bill T. Jones  EX Precision: The Measure of All Things Heat, Light& Electricity 10:30  NC  Arts in Context Lift the Heart with Anuradha Naimpally 8­ | November

The Explorer Channel welcomes Walford residents and fans as EastEnders joins the lineup starting Monday, November 5, at 10 PM.

1:00  NC  PBS NewsHour 1  EX Travelscope San Antonio: More than the Alamo DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Ice, Rock& Water: The Sierra Nevada

7 WEDNESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Native America Nature to Nations 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Paris: Embracing Life & Art 7:30  TV Muse Community Art  EX Outside with Greg Aiello Exploring New Mexico 7:50  TV My Home, NC—Shorts Avett Brother’s Joe Kwon 8:00  TV Nature Super Cats: Science & Secrets DV  NC  Independent Lens Seed: The Untold Story Global seed keepers strive to protect a 12,000-yearold food legacy. DV  EX Pati’s Mexican Table La Paz: The Heart of Baja Sur 8:30  EX Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking Daniel Rose & Jean-Georges Vongerichten 9:00  TV NOVA Last B-24 Underwater archaeologists investigate a bomber that crashed into the sea in 1940.  NC  Independent Lens Look & See: Wendell Berry’s Kentucky Explore changes in rural landscapes and values in the industrial agriculture era. DV  EX Lidia’s Kitchen A Seaside Buffet 9:30  EX tasteMAKERS On the Vine 10:00  TV Sinking Cities Tokyo

 NC  Independent Lens Farmer/Veteran An NC combat veteran starts a farm to cope with PTSD. DV  EX Joanne Weir Gets Fresh Alliums 10:30  EX To Dine for with Kate Sullivan Jason Mayden, Designer, Nike 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves Special European Easter See varied celebrations in Spain, Slovenia, Italy and Greece.

8 THURSDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Julie Taboulie’s Lebanese Kitchen It’s a Magnificent Morning with Manoush & Mama DV 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Mike Colameco’s Real Food Champagne #101 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe London: Historic & Dynamic 7:30  TV Our State Penland Craft School/ Spring Garden/Ivey Hayes  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Thailand, Andaman Islands 8:00  TV Exploring North Carolina Mines of the Past: Gold & Coal  NC  Flavor, NC Looking Glass Creamery

Exploring North Carolina Mines of the Past: Gold and Coal, Thursday, November 8, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.


visit unctv.org Travel iconic British roads with Christopher Timothy and Peter Davison (All Creatures Great & Small) as Vintage Roads Great & Small debuts Thursday, November 8, at 10 PM, on UNC-TV.

 EX Rick Steves Special European Festivals Enjoy rich traditions, great food and fun. 8:30  TV Muse Art Abilities  NC  Cooking 80/20 with Robin Shea Meal Stacking with Chicken 8:50  TV My Home, NC—Shorts Salem Street Drum Company 9:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  A Chef’s Life Eggs Two Dozen Ways  EX Outside with Greg Aiello Boundary Peak 9:20 TV Sci NC—Shorts Bug Museum 9:30  TV Southern Accents Gatlinburg, TN  NC  Steven Raichlen’s Project Fire The Pac-Rim Grill  EX Curious Traveler Curious French Villages 10:00  TV Vintage Roads Great & Small Series Premiere! Tool around iconic British roads in a 1936 Morgan 4/4.  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Beyond Your Backyard The Bahamas 10:20  NC  Sci NC—Shorts Bug Museum 10:30  NC  Our State Sculpting Glass/ Hillsborough/Bodie Island  EX Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Vancouver, Canada 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Port Aransas: Fun on the Texas Coast DV

11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Fiesta in the Yucatan: Maya Traditions

9 FRIDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of History Handmade: Crafts of the 18th Century 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX New Orleans Cooking with Kevin Belton Soul Food 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Venice: City of Dreams 7:30  TV NC SPIN  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Estonia 8:00  TV Washington Week  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX 800 Words George throws himself into solving the missing head of Sir Frederick Weld’s statue. 8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  Exploring North Carolina Report from the Birds 8:50 EX North Carolina Weekend—Shorts! Lexington Glass Works 9:00  TV Great Performances: Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music The von Trapp Family Singers’ escape from Austria during the rise of Nazism in this new production.  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman

 EX Durrells in Corfu Season 3 on Masterpiece Thrown out of the house, Leslie goes to court; Theo and Spiros represent him. 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  NC  NC SPIN  EX Death in Paradise The Stakes Are High 10:30  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Rwanda: Among the Gorillas DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Panama: A City & a Canal

10 SATURDAY 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood DV  NC  Biographical Conversations with Terry Sanford Part 2 of 3  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal Bream Bed 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal MR17 Specks 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Bream Bed  EX Exploring North Carolina Birds of Winter 7:30  TV Dinosaur Train DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal MR17 Specks  EX Exploring North Carolina Gone to Seed 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & Peterrific DV  NC  Exploring North Carolina Water in NC: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow, Part 1  EX North Carolina Weekend 8:50 EX Sci NC—Shorts Bug Museum 8:30  TV Splash & Bubbles DV  NC  Muse Art Abilities  EX My Home, NC Watson Brown/Davian Robinson/Kudzu Goat Gang November | 9


evening&weekend listings 8:50 NC  My Home, NC—Shorts Salem Street Drum Company 9:00  TV Curious George  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Blue Planet Coasts 9:20 NC  Sci NC—Shorts Bug Museum 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  Our State Somerset Place/Fort Bragg/ Siler City 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  Muse Edwin Gil  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Mackerel: The Shiny Bounty of Summer 10:20 TV Sci NC—Shorts Bug Museum 10:30  TV Ecosense for Living Green Jobs  NC  A Craftsman’s Legacy The Potter: Asheville’s Akira Satake  EX How To Cook Well with Rory O’Connell Beetroot Salad with St. Tola Goats Cheese 11:00  TV Growing a Greener World The Power of a Seed To Change the World  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Parallelogram Plant Stand DV

 EX Taste of History The Monticello Wine 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home No Passport Necessary DV  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill German Woodcraft in America DV  EX Lidia’s Kitchen Meatballs Noon  TV GardenSMART Country Home Era  NC  Growing a Greener World Mount Cuba Center: A Treasured Garden for Native Plants  EX Smart Travels— Europe with Rudy Maxa Milan and Lake Como 12:30  TV America’s Heartland American Wheat in Africa  NC  Ecosense for Living Environmental Justice  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Brazil’s Land of Sand 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Charleston, Part 2

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 NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX History Detectives Jackie Robinson All-Stars 4:30  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  TV Carolina Outdoor Journal Surf Zone  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX David Attenborough’s Natural Curiosities Stretched to the Limit 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  Washington Week  EX Nature’s Microworlds Jan Fabricius and Tim O’Brien play on Galapagos Bluegrass Underground, Saturday, November 10, at 9:30 PM, on UNC-TV. 6 PM  TV Lawrence Welk Show Youman’s Salute (1971)  NC  Classic Gospel  NC  Exploring Gospel Bluegrass HomeNorth Carolina coming, Volume 1 Report from the Birds  EX Nature’s Treasure  EX Travelscope Islands: A Journey to the Eastern Europe’s Treasures: UK Overseas Territories Budapest to Bucharest DV  Atlantic Arks: Ascension, 1:30  NC  My Home, NC Saint Helena & Tristan Salisbury’s Cheerwine 100th/Boone’s Piano Man/ 7:00  TV As Time Goes By A Deeply Personal Problem Summerville/Wilkesboro/  NC  Songs at the Center Chapel Hill’s Sunrise Theo Perry & Jonathan ElBiscuit Kitchen/Winston’s liott (The Floorwalkers)/SaSalem’s NC Ninja/Nags vannah Buist/Katie Larson Head’s Historic Beach  EX Are We There Yet?  EX Burt Wolf: Ireland Travels & Traditions Dublin St. Augustine, FL 7:30  TV As Time Goes By 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe Animal Magnetism Andalucia, Gibraltar  NC  Songwriters & Tangier Bill Anderson  NC  First in Future 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders  EX Globe Trekker A Talent for Life, Part 2 Tough Trains: Cuba’s  NC  Song of the Mountains Sugar Railroads Bluegrass Sweethearts/ 2:30  TV Travelscope Mark Brine/Irene Kelley Madhya Pradesh, India:  EX Vintage Roads India’s Rural Heart DV Great & Small  NC  Growing Bolder 8:50  TV My Home, NC—Shorts Life Advice from a Group Brown Mountain Lights of Musical Legends 3:00  TV A Craftsman’s Legacy 9:00  TV Doc Martin The Shock of the New The Master Penman  NC  Echo Sessions  NC  To the Contrary Music by The Secret with Bonnie Erbe B-Sides & Lyric National TV’s only women  EX Secrets of centered news analysis Great British Castles show tackles hot topics. Arundel Castle  EX Wild Ponies 9:30  NC  Bluegrass of Chincoteague Underground A teen strives to buy her Tim O’Brien first foal at the annual wild 10:00  TV Remember Me pony swim and auction. Hannah’s nightmares fore 3:30  TV Rough Cut— shadow events, including Woodworking the appearance of Isha. with Tommy Mac  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Interior Stairs, Wall Frame, Elizabeth Cook Pop Up Side Walls  EX Secrets of  NC  Firing Line with Highclere Castle Margaret Hoover 4:00  TV This Old House Hour Get the inside story of one of England’s most spec Net Zero Blanket: tacular country houses. Storage Bench


visit unctv.org 0:30  NC  Lowertown Line 1 Haley Bonar 11:00  TV Coroner Crash Who left a teenage girl to die after a car crash?  NC  Austin City Limits Kacey Musgraves/ Lukas Nelson  EX Globe Trekker Road Trip: Rust Belt Highway, USA

 EX Precision: The Measure of All Things Heat, Light& Electricity 11:30  TV Black Issues Forum Hairlooms Author Michele Tapp Roseman  NC  Muse Cabaret Warsaw Noon  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Surf Zone 11 SUNDAY  EX Travelscope 6 AM  TV Nature Cat Port Aransas: Fun on  NC  Closer to Truth the Texas Coast DV New Visions of the Mind 12:30  TV NC SPIN  EX History Detectives  NC  Legends of Airpower Jackie Robinson All-Stars John Alison 6:30  TV Wild Kratts  EX Burt Wolf:  NC  Education Matters Travels & Traditions 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV On the Road in America,  NC  Firing Line with Part 2 Margaret Hoover 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s  EX Antiques Roadshow Milk Street Television Santa Clara, Part 3 Taipei Cooking Lesson 7:30  TV Bob the Builder DV  NC  Song of the Mountains  NC  Consuelo Mack Bluegrass Sweethearts/ WealthTrack Mark Brine/Irene Kelley 8:00  TV Curious George DV  EX 800 Words  NC  Carolina George throws himself Business Review into solving the mystery  EX Genealogy Roadshow of the missing head of the Providence Sir Frederick Weld statue. 8:30  TV Wild Kratts 1:30  TV Martha Bakes  NC  Firing Line with Cookies of the Netherlands Margaret Hoover 2:00  TV America’s 9:00  TV This Old House Hour Test Kitchen from Net Zero Blanket: Cook’s Illustrated Storage Bench Seafood Supper  NC  Washington Week  NC  Echo Sessions  EX Crowd & the Cloud Music by The Secret Viral Vs. Virus DV B-Sides & Lyric 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW  EX Durrells in Corfu with Marc Rotterman Season 3 on Masterpiece 10:00  TV Exploring Thrown out of the house, North Carolina Leslie goes to court; Theo Mines of the Past: and Spiros represent him. Gold & Coal 2:30  TV Cook’s Country  NC  NC SPIN Tri-State Treats  EX Impossible Builds  NC  Bluegrass The Floating House Underground 0:30  TV Muse 1 Tim O’Brien Art Abilities  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Cindy Geary & Lahoma Romocki—Going to School 10:50 TV My Home, NC—Shorts Salem Street Drum Company 11:00  TV North Carolina Bookwatch Cindy Geary & Lahoma Romocki—Going to School  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter Season Premiere! The Outsiders: David David Sedaris kicks off a new season Sedaris, Priscilla Renea of Articulate with Jim Cotter, & Jeffrey Gibson Sunday, November 11, at 11 AM, on the North Carolina Channel.

3:00  TV Sara’s Weeknight Meals Found Flavors  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Elizabeth Cook  EX Death in Paradise The Stakes Are High 3:30  TV Lidia’s Kitchen Crazy for Mushrooms  NC  Lowertown Line Haley Bonar 4:00  TV Kevin Belton’s New Orleans Kitchen Mama’s Deserts  NC  First in Future  EX Father Brown The Jackdaws Revenge 4:30  TV Pati’s Mexican Table Loreto: Baja’s Hidden Gem  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 5:00  TV Washington Week  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Great Performances at the Met: The Exterminating Angel Thomas Ades’ surreal operatic fantasy centers on a dinner party from which guests cannot escape. 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  BBC Newsnight 6 PM  TV Father Brown The Brewer’s Daughter  NC  Black Issues Forum Hairlooms Author Michele Tapp Roseman 6:30  NC  Black America Where Are We in America with Rebecca Carroll 7:00  TV Grantchester Season 2 on Masterpiece Episode 1 Sidney is suspected of murder; Geordie makes up his mind about who will hang. DV  NC  Africa’s Great Civilizations Commerce & the Clash of Civilizations DV 7:30  EX Figaro! Figaro! Actors and musicians perform Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro in four rural communities in Nebraska. 8:00  TV Durrells in Corfu Season 3 on Masterpiece Author Henry Miller visits; Sven faces police scrutiny for being gay.  NC  Marines of Montford Point: Fighting for Freedom Louis Gossett Jr. narrates this look at the USMC’s first African-American recruits.  EX Nature Super Cats: Science & Secrets DV 9:00  TV Poldark Season 4 on Masterpiece November | 11


evening&weekend listings Episode 7 The Warleggans’ domestic bliss is threatened.  NC  Fly Boys: Western Pennsylvania’s Tuskegee Airmen See the inspiring story of African-American WWII soldiers.  EX Nature’s Treasure Islands: A Journey to the UK Overseas Territories Southern Ocean: Falklands, British Antarctic Terri 10:00  TV Woman in White Episode 4 Count Fosco and Sir Percival’s sinister plan creates tragic results.  NC  Fighting on Both Fronts: The Story of the 370th Discover a WWI unit of African-American soldiers from Illinois.  EX Antarctica: Tales from the End of the World Seals, sea birds and emperor penguins make homes amid harsh conditions. 10:30  NC  REEL SOUTH Counter Histories: Rock Hill 11:00  TV EastEnders  NC  Our State William Ivey Long/ Natural Connections with Doug Elliott  EX Globe Trekker Tough Boats: The Nile, Egypt 11:30  TV EastEnders  NC  My Home, NC Topsail Skating Rink/ Statesville’s Rescue Ranch/ Hendersonville’s Hot Dog World/Beulaville’s Football Heroes/Climax’s Goat Lady Dairy

12 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Precision: The Measure of All Things Heat, Light& Electricity 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe North England’s Lake District & Durham 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life All Sunchoked Up  EX Beyond Your Backyard Key West, FL 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Albuquerque, Part 1 12­ | November

Ann Curry meets Vietnam vet Dave Johnson on the second season premiere of We’ll Meet Again, Tuesday, November 13, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

 NC  Exploring North Carolina Mines of the Past: Gold & Coal  EX Midsomer Murders Master Class, Part 2 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Life at the Top 9:00  TV Antiques Roadshow The Civil War Years  NC  Sinking Cities Tokyo  EX Capital We Want What You Have 10:00  TV Independent Lens The Cleaners Meet Filipino workers who monitor and delete offensive, pornographic and incendiary posts online. DV  NC  NOVA Ghosts of Murdered Kings Archaeologists in Ireland’s County Tipperary investigate the violent deaths of bog body victims.  EX EastEnders 10:30  EX EastEnders 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX History Detectives Jackie Robinson All-Stars 11:30  TV Amanpour & Company

7:30  TV Flavor, NC Coon Rock Farm  EX Rudy Maxa’s World St. Petersburg, Russia 8:00  TV We’ll Meet Again Season Premiere! Saved in Vietnam  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Mark de Castrique— Hidden Scars  EX Crowd & the Cloud Citizens4Earth DV 8:30  NC  Invitation to World Literature One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez DV 9:00  TV Native America Cities of the Sky  NC  Muse Art Abilities  EX 10 Homes that Changed America See transformative houses. 9:30  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter Jim Garland/Tank & the Bangas/Ani DiFranco 10:00  TV Native America New World Rising  NC  Innerviews with Ernie Manouse Marcia Clark  EX Good Work: Masters of the Building Arts 13 TUESDAY Premiere! Meet painters, 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour stone masons and artisans.  NC  BBC World News 10:30  NC  Arts in Context America The Grit of Soul After a life  EX Taste of Louisiana spent training for dance in with Chef John Folse & Co. China, Shen “Sunny” Jun Spanish Rule found his way to Austin, TX. 6:30  NC  Nightly 11:00  TV Amanpour Business Report & Company  EX Jacques Pepin:  NC  PBS NewsHour More Fast Food My Way  EX Travelscope The Egg First! DV Rwanda: In Search of 7:00  TV Nightly Chimpanzees DV Business Report 11:30  EX In the Americas  NC  PBS NewsHour with David Yetman  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Bahia: Brazil’s African Venice & Its Lagoon Connection


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 EX tasteMAKERS Shelled Out Ian Jefferds 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour specializes in sustainable  NC  BBC World News shellfish farming, harvesting America oysters, clams and mussels.  EX Native America 10:00  TV Sinking Cities Cities of the Sky London 6:30  NC  Nightly  NC  REEL SOUTH Business Report Divided City Consider 7:00  TV Nightly the deep divisions about Business Report Confederate monuments.  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Joanne Weir  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Gets Fresh European Travel Skills, Nuts Part 1 Get practical advice 10:30  NC  REEL SOUTH for a fun, affordable and Soul City culturally broadening trip.  EX To Dine for 7:30  TV Muse with Kate Sullivan Art Abilities Leila Janah, Social  EX Outside Entrepreneur, Samasource with Greg Aiello 11:00  TV Amanpour Boundary Peak & Company 7:50 TV My Home, NC—Shorts  NC  PBS NewsHour Salem Street Drum  EX Rick Steves Special Company Luther & the Reformation 8:00  TV Nature Visit key sites related to the A Squirrel’s Guide to Reformation on its 500th Success See groundanniversary. breaking discoveries from some of the world’s top 15 THURSDAY squirrel scientists. DV  NC  Independent Lens 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour Accidental Courtesy  NC  BBC World News An African-American America musician meets members  EX Julie Taboulie’s of the KKK and attempts Lebanese Kitchen to change their minds. Magical Mezze Amidst  EX Pati’s Mexican Table the Moonlight DV Road Trippin’ with 6:30  NC  Nightly Javier Plascencia Business Report 8:30  EX Moveable Feast  EX Mike Colameco’s with Fine Cooking Real Food Wisconsin East Williamsburg/ 9:00  TV NOVA Bushwick, Brooklyn Thai Cave Rescue See how 7:00  TV Nightly 12 young boys and their Business Report coach remarkably survived  NC  PBS NewsHour inside a flooded cave.  EX Rick Steves’ Europe  EX Lidia’s Kitchen European Travel Skills, The Best Bar Food Part 2 9:30  NC  An Unlikely Friendship 7:30  TV Our State Witness the surprising and Bat Cave/Azalea Festival/ transformative friendship Airlie Gardens between a KKK leader  EX Rudy Maxa’s World and an outspoken black Buenos Aires, Argentina activist in Durham. 8:00  TV Exploring North Carolina Circumnavigating the Albemarle Sound  NC  Flavor, NC Bakers Peanuts  EX Rick Steves Special Andalucia: The Best of Southern Spain Discover a rich mix of culture, cuisine, history and natural wonders. Celebrate Good Work: Masters of the Building Arts, Tuesday, November 13, at 10 PM, on the Explorer Channel.

8:30  TV Muse Cultural Identity:  NC  Cooking 80/20 with Robin Shea Cooking with Chef Chris Perry 8:50 TV My Home, NC—Shorts International Delights 9:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  A Chef’s Life Harvest Special Chef Vivian hosts a fantastic feast featuring quintessential Southern ingredients.  EX Outside with Greg Aiello Alaska Marine Highway 9:20 TV Sci NC—Shorts Infant Imaging 9:30  TV Southern Accents Pine Mountain, GA  EX Curious Traveler Curious Dublin 10:00  TV Vintage Roads Great & Small  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Beyond Your Backyard Washington, DC 10:20 NC  Sci NC—Shorts Infant Imaging 10:30  NC  Our State Weaverville/Pumpkin Delights/Stickbuilt  EX Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Hill Country, TX 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Easter Island: Mysteries & Myths DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Winter in the Caldera: January in the Yellowstone

16 FRIDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of History Rochambeau’s Revolutionary Road 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 Western Turkey 7:30  TV NC SPIN  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Mendoza, Argentina

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evening&weekend listings 8:00  TV Washington Week  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX 800 Words After all the trouble with Shay, George has difficulty writing his column. 8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  Exploring North Carolina Water in NC: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow, Part 1 8:50 EX North Carolina Weekend—Shorts! Southport 9:00  TV Great Performances: John Leguizamo’s Road to Broadway Explore the actor’s theatrical showcase, Latin History for Morons.  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Durrells in Corfu Season 3 on Masterpiece Bad moods and bad luck threaten to end the Durrells’ Greek idyll. 9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  TV Great Performances: In the Heights: Chasing Broadway Dreams Follow the cast and creative team from the musical’s small start to its Tony Award-winning status.  NC  NC SPIN  EX Death in Paradise Written in Murder 10:30  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Hong Kong: Asia’s World City DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Whistles in the Mist: Whistled Speech in Oaxaca

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 EX Exploring North Carolina Bear Facts: NC’s Big Game 7:30  TV Dinosaur Train DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Surf Side Spanish  EX Exploring North Carolina Women in Science 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & Peterrific DV]  NC  Exploring North Carolina Water in NC: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow, Part 2  EX North Carolina Weekend 8:20 EX Sci NC—Shorts Infant Imaging 8:30  TV Splash & Bubbles DV  NC  Muse Cultural Identity  EX My Home, NC Jones’ BBQ/Mitchell’s Clothing/Rosalia Torres-Weiner—Artivist 8:50 NC  My Home, NC—Shorts International Delights 9:00  TV Curious George  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Rick Steves Special Andalucia: The Best of Southern Spain Discover a rich mix of culture, cuisine, history and natural wonders. 9:20 NC  Sci NC—Shorts Infant Imaging 9:30  TV Nature Cat  NC  Our State The Whalehead Club/ Crowders Mountain/ Grace in Granite 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  Muse Best of NC Arts  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Many Flavors of Lamb 10:20 TV Sci NC—Shorts Infant Imaging 10:30  TV Ecosense for Living Green Buildings  NC  A Craftsman’s Legacy The Saddle Maker  EX How To Cook Well with Rory O’Connell Roast Leg of Lamb & Mint 11:00  TV Growing a Greener World Bats: Unsung Heroes for Gardeners & Growers  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Woodworking with Tillers International DV  EX Taste of History Flavors of the Pinoleros

11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home Super Foods; Super Recipes DV  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill The Sordid Blacksmith DV  EX Lidia’s Kitchen The Dessert Table Noon  TV GardenSMART World Traveler Plant Expert  NC  Growing a Greener World NYC’s High Line: A Thriving Diversity of Plants  EX Smart Travels— Europe with Rudy Maxa Sicily 12:30  TV America’s Heartland World Cattle Auctioneering Contest/Big Buffalo  NC  Ecosense for Living What Lies Beneath  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Lake Superior: Circling the Sweet Water Ocean 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Charleston, Part 3  NC  Exploring North Carolina Water in NC: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow, Part 1  EX Travelscope South Korea: A Winter Journey DV 1:30  NC  My Home, NC Albatross Fleet/Kim’s Wig Center/Love & Chocolate/ Frisco UFO  EX Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions Have a Healthy Trip 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe Oslo  NC  First in Future  EX Globe Trekker Food Hour: Ireland 2:30  TV Travelscope Crossing the Swiss Alps DV  NC  Growing Bolder Leave the Past Behind & Start Growing Bolder 3:00  TV A Craftsman’s Legacy The Ceramist  NC  To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe  EX Antarctica: Tales from the End of the World Seals, sea birds and emperor penguins make homes amid harsh conditions. 3:30  TV Rough Cut— Woodworking with Tommy Mac Ridge/Rafters/Knee Walls  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 4:00  TV This Old House Hour Modern Barn Raising: Tropical Yard


visit unctv.org  EX Genealogy Roadshow Los Angeles 8:30  TV Wild Kratts  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 9:00  TV This Old House Hour Modern Barn Raising: Tropical Yard  NC  Washington Week  EX Crowd & the Cloud Citizens4Earth DV 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman 10:00  TV Exploring North Carolina Enjoy colorful music by Too Many Zooz on a new Echo Sessions, Saturday, Circumnavigating the November 17, at 9 PM, on the North Carolina Channel. Albemarle Sound  NC  NC SPIN  NC  Echo Sessions  NC  FRONT ROW  EX 10 Homes that Music by Too Many Zooz with Marc Rotterman Changed America  EX Secrets of the  EX History Detectives See transformative houses. Tower of London WB Cartoons/Galvez 10:30  TV Muse Learn surprising facts Papers/Mussolini Dagger Cultural Identity and unlock doors 4:30  NC  NC SPIN  NC  North Carolina to secret rooms. 5:00  TV Carolina Bookwatch 9:30  NC  Bluegrass Outdoor Journal Mark de Castrique— Underground Autumn Bite Hidden Scars Lettuce  NC  PBS NewsHour 10:50 TV My Home, NC—Shorts 10:00  TV Remember Me Weekend International Delights  EX David Attenborough’s The police question Tom. 11:00  TV North Carolina  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Natural Curiosities Bookwatch Leo “Bud” Welch A Curious Hoax? Mark de Castrique—  EX Secrets of 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Hidden Scars Westminster Weekend  NC  Articulate Explore intrigue and tradi  NC  Washington Week with Jim Cotter tions behind the Houses of It’s All Between Their Ears:  EX Nature’s Microworlds Parliament’s gothic walls. Serengeti Olivia Laing, Bill Fontana & 6 PM  TV Lawrence Welk Show 10:30  NC  Lowertown Line Merrill Garbus (tUnE-yArDs) Har Mar Superstar Thanksgiving (1981)  EX Good Work: Masters 11:00  TV Great Performances:  NC  Classic Gospel of the Building Arts In the Heights: Chasing Bradley Walker, Call Me Meet painters, stone Broadway Dreams Old-Fashioned masons and artisans. Follow the cast and creative 11:30  TV Black Issues Forum  EX Nature’s Treasure team from the musical’s Islands: A Journey to the Meet Sandra Dubose small start to its Tony UK Overseas Territories  NC  Muse Award-winning status. Southern Ocean: Falklands, Daniel Pullen: Coastal  NC  Austin City Limits British Antarctic Terri Photographer Janelle Monae 7:00  TV As Time Goes By Noon  TV FRONT ROW  EX Globe Trekker The Bathroom with Marc Rotterman Road Trip: Rust Belt  NC  Songs at the Center  NC  Carolina Highway 2, USA Tom Russell Outdoor Journal  EX Are We There Yet? Autumn Bite Ireland  EX Travelscope 18 SUNDAY Lady & Sir James Galway Rwanda: Among the 6 AM  TV Nature Cat 7:30  TV As Time Goes By Gorillas DV  NC  Closer to Truth Surprising News 12:30  TV NC SPIN Analytic Theology  NC  Songwriters  NC  Legends of Airpower  EX History Detectives Gretchen Peters Charles Lindbergh WB Cartoons/Galvez 8:00  TV Midsomer Murders  EX Burt Wolf: Papers/Mussolini Dagger Death & Dreams, Part 1 Travels & Traditions Barnaby investigates an ap- 6:30  TV Wild Kratts On the Road in America,  NC  Education Matters parent suicide and reunites Part 3 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV with an old acquaintance. 1:00  TV Christopher Kimball’s  NC  Firing Line with  NC  Song of the Mountains Milk Street Television Margaret Hoover Flashback with Larry Cordle South African Bbq  EX Antiques Roadshow  EX Vintage Roads  NC  Song of the Mountains Charleston, Part 1 Great & Small Flashback with Larry Cordle 8:50  TV My Home, NC—Shorts 7:30  TV Bob the Builder DV  EX 800 Words  NC  Consuelo Mack Highland Brewing Company George tries to deal with WealthTrack 9:00  TV Doc Martin Shay in the wake of all the 8:00  TV Curious George It’s Good to Talk trouble and has difficulty  NC  Carolina writing his column. Business Review November | 15


evening&weekend listings 1:30  TV Martha Bakes Classic Italian Cookies 2:00  TV America’s Test Kitchen from Cook’s Illustrated Outsmarting Thanksgiving  NC  Echo Sessions Music by Too Many Zooz  EX Durrells in Corfu Season 3 on Masterpiece Bad moods and bad luck threaten to end the Durrells’ Greek idyll. 2:30  TV Cook’s Country Holiday Roast & Potatoes  NC  Bluegrass Underground Lettuce 3:00  TV Sara’s Weeknight Meals Holiday Sides  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Leo “Bud” Welch  EX Death in Paradise Written in Murder 3:30  TV Lidia’s Kitchen A Winter Garden  NC  Lowertown Line Har Mar Superstar 4:00  TV New Orleans Cooking with Kevin Belton Thanksgiving  NC  First in Future  EX Father Brown The Kembleford Dragon 4:30  TV Pati’s Mexican Table La Paz: Heart of Baja Sur  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 5:00  TV Washington Week  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Great Performances at the Met: L’Elisir d’Amore Catch Bartlett Sher’s deftly comedic and emotionally revealing production. 5:30  TV PBS NewsHour Weekend  NC  BBC Newsnight 6 PM  TV Father Brown The Hangman’s Demise  NC  Black Issues Forum Meet Sandra Dubose 6:30  NC  Black America Expanding the Eye for Art History with Kellie Jones 7:00  TV Grantchester Season 2 on Masterpiece Episode 2 After a professor dies in a suspicious fall, a government agent warns Geordie to back off. DV  NC  Everyone Has a Place This toe-tapping, handclapping musical tapestry features a collaboration of jazz, gospel and vocals.

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7:30  NC  Karamu: 100 Years in the House Visit Cleveland and explore, the oldest African-American theater in America.  EX Shakespeare in the Shadows The Bard’s most intriguing characters come alive in this one-man show. 8:00  TV Durrells in Corfu Season 3 on Masterpiece Leslie and Margo get news about their relationships; a circus comes to town.  NC  REEL SOUTH Shake ‘Em on Down: The Blues According to Fred McDowell  EX Nature A Squirrel’s Guide to Success See groundbreaking discoveries from some of the world’s top squirrel scientists. DV 9:00  TV Poldark Season 4 on Masterpiece Episode 8 Elizabeth hopes to convince George that Valentine is his; Ross must mend things with Demelza.  NC  Hines Farm Blues Club Discover one of the country’s premier blues clubs in the 1950s and ‘60s.  EX Nature’s Treasure Islands: A Journey to the UK Overseas Territories To the Ends of the Earth: The Chagos Archipelago & 10:00  TV Woman in White Episode 5 Sir Percival’s secret is exposed; Walter risks all for the woman he loves.  NC  REEL SOUTH Gip  EX Southwestern Gems: Our Desert National Parks See the monuments, preserves and historic sites within the four major North American deserts. 11:00  TV EastEnders  NC  REEL SOUTH The Last Barn Dance  EX Globe Trekker Road Trip: Patagonia 11:30  TV EastEnders  NC  My Home, NC Salisbury’s Cheerwine 100th/Boone’s Piano Man/ Summerville/Wilkesboro/ Chapel Hill’s Sunrise Biscuit Kitchen/Winston’s Salem’s NC Ninja/Nags Head’s Historic Beach

19 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Good Work: Masters of the Building Arts Meet painters, stone masons and artisans. 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe European Travel Skills, Part 3 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life Heavenly Hocks  EX Beyond Your Backyard PA’s Great Outdoors Region 8:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Somethings Wild  NC  Exploring North Carolina Fords & Mills  EX Midsomer Murders The Noble Art, Part 1 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Naturalists 9:00  TV Catawbans Premiere! Explore the rich cultural history and present day economy of Hickory, Catawba County and surrounding Foothills region.  NC  Sinking Cities London  EX Capital Drastic Measures 10:00  TV Julia Louis-Dreyfus: The Mark Twain Prize for American Humor An all-star cast of peers honors the 11-time Emmy winner.  NC  NOVA Last B-24 Underwater archaeologists investigate a bomber that crashed into the sea in 1940.  EX EastEnders 10:30  EX EastEnders 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX History Detectives WB Cartoons/Galvez Papers/Mussolini Dagger 11:30  TV Amanpour on PBS

20 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co. Fort Los Adaes 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report


visit unctv.org 7:50 TV My Home, NC—Shorts International Delights 8:00  TV Nature Dogs in the Land of Lions DV

Follow an African wild dog family in the Zimbabwean wilderness on Nature Dogs in the Land of Lions, Wednesday, November 21, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

 EX Jacques Pepin: More Fast Food My Way Fast Proof DV 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Central Turkey 7:30  TV Flavor, NC Goat Lady Dairy  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Tokyo, Japan 8:00  TV We’ll Meet Again Surviving the Holocaust  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Charlie Lovett— The Lost Book of the Grail  EX African American Museum Go inside the Smithsonian’s African American Museum of History & Culture. 8:30  NC  Invitation to World Literature The God of Small Things DV 9:00  TV FRONTLINE Documenting Hate: New American Nazis Learn about a neo-Nazi group that actively recruited inside the US military.  NC  Muse Cultural Identity  EX 10 Buildings that Changed America See groundbreaking works of art and engineering. 9:30  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter Shara Nova 10:00  TV FRONTLINE Documenting Hate: Charlottesville Probe white supremacists and Neo-Nazis in the deadly 2017 rally.  NC  Innerviews with Ernie Manouse Tracy Letts Discover indigenous lands on the four-part Growing Native marathon, 4 to 8 PM, Thursday, November 22, on the Explorer Channel.

 EX American Home: Frank Lloyd Wright’s B. Harley Bradley House Explore this house and its community. 10:30  NC  Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One Neil deGrasse Tyson 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Riding the Range: Canada’s Southern Alberta DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman ABC Islands: The Dutch Legacy in the Caribbean

21 WEDNESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Native America New World Rising 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 Muse Cultural Identity  EX Outside with Greg Aiello Alaska Marine Highway

 NC  Independent Lens Ovarian Psycos Members of a bicycle brigade confront racism and violence.  EX Pati’s Mexican Table The Godmother of Cabo Cuisine 8:30  EX Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking Maria Loi’s Greek Feast 9:00  TV NOVA World’s Fastest Animal Learn how Peregrine Falcons achieve such incredible speed.  NC  POV 93Queen Meet an all-female volunteer ambulance corps in a Hasidic enclave of Brooklyn.  EX Lidia’s Kitchen Pasta Party 9:30  EX tasteMAKERS Extracted Clay Oliver’s cold-pressed, unrefined oils are one of the South’s most sought-out ingredients. 10:00  TV Sinking Cities Miami  EX Joanne Weir Gets Fresh Hearty Greens 10:30  NC  Perfect 36: When Women Won the Vote Follow the years of debate about women’s suffrage and the vote to ratify the 19th Amendment.  EX To Dine for with Kate Sullivan Jim McIngvale, Philanthropist, Gallery Furniture 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Travel as a Political Act Ponder the importance of traveling in order to experience other cultures.

22 THURSDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Growing Native Great Lakes: Turtle Island 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Growing Native Oklahoma: Red People 7:30  TV Our State Pullen Park/Old Salem Bakery/West Jefferson November | 17


evening&weekend listings Meet Africa’s most endangered cat as Born To Explore: Namibia—Land of Cheetahs premieres Thursday, November 22, at 8 PM, on the Explorer Channel.

8:00  TV Exploring North Carolina 10 Places To Learn Tar Heel Natural Heritage  NC  Catawbans Explore the rich cultural history and present day economy of Hickory, Catawba County and surrounding Foothills region.  EX Born To Explore: Namibia—Land of Cheetahs Premiere! Richard Wiese studies Africa’s most endangered cat. 8:30  TV Muse Arts Education 8:50 TV My Home, NC—Shorts Brown Mountain Lights 9:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  Carolina Preserves Acclaimed Greensborobased artist William Mangum shares his rich paintings and stories.  EX Outside with Greg Aiello The Chilkoot Trail 9:20 TV Sci NC—Shorts Marsh Living 9:30  TV Here in This Place: A Celebration of NC State Parks Experience our state parks.  EX Curious Traveler Curious Vienna 10:00  TV Catawbans Explore the rich cultural history and present day economy of Hickory, Catawba County and surrounding Foothills region.  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Beyond Your Backyard Thanksgiving 10:20 NC  Sci NC—Shorts Marsh Living 10:30  NC  Our State Living on Water/ Camden County Jail/ Playing by Heart  EX Samantha Brown’s Places To Love Big Sur & Monterey, CA 11:00  TV Vintage Roads Great & Small  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Southern Ethiopia: Tribal Lands & Primeval People DV

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9:30  NC  Washington Week 10:00  NC  NC SPIN  EX Death in Paradise The Healer 10:30  TV Muse Arts Education  NC  Firing Line with Margaret Hoover 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Travelscope Northern Ethiopia: Ancient History, Spiritual Present DV 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Colombia: Capital & Coffee 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Bahian Reconcavo of Brazil: Quilombos, Candomble & the Mata Atlantica

23 FRIDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of History A Sentimental Journey Through Nicaragua 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX New Orleans Cooking with Kevin Belton New Year’s Traditions 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe The Best of Israel 7:30  TV NC SPIN  EX Rudy Maxa’s World South Africa: Safari 8:00  TV Washington Week  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX 800 Words George tries to convince Shay to stay in Weld. 8:30  TV FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  NC  Exploring North Carolina Water in NC: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow, Part 2 8:50 EX North Carolina Weekend—Shorts! Kitty Hawk Kites 9:00  TV Great Performances: Harold Prince— The Director’s Life Witness the amazing career of the producer/director and winner of 21 Tonys.  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX Durrells in Corfu Season 3 on Masterpiece Big plans are afoot, but the Durrells can’t decide whether to proceed.

24 SATURDAY 6 AM  TV Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood DV  NC  Biographical Conversations with Jesse Helms  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal 6:30  TV Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood DV  EX Carolina Outdoor Journal 7:00  TV Sesame Street DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal  EX Exploring North Carolina Basin Basics 7:30  TV Dinosaur Train DV  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal  EX Exploring North Carolina Flatland Lakes 8:00  TV Pinkalicious & Peterrific DV  NC  Exploring North Carolina Water in NC: Yesterday, Today& Tomorrow, Part 3  EX North Carolina Weekend 8:20  EX Sci NC—Shorts Marsh Living 8:30  TV Curious George  NC  Muse Arts Education  EX My Home, NC Chatham Rabbits/ Mitchell’s Clothing/Rosalia Torres-Weiner, Artivist 8:50 NC  My Home, NC—Shorts Brown Mountain Lights 9:00  TV Let’s Go Luna! Series Premiere  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Born To Explore: Namibia—Land of Cheetahs Richard Wiese studies Africa’s most endangered cat.


visit unctv.org 9:20 NC  Sci NC—Shorts Marsh Living 9:30  NC  Our State Riding the Rails/Mule Power/In-Tune 10:00  TV North Carolina Weekend  NC  Muse Damian Stamer  EX New Scandinavian Cooking Food for a Viking 10:20 TV Sci NC—Shorts Marsh Living 10:30  TV Ecosense for Living Ocean Health— Tales of Recovery  NC  A Craftsman’s Legacy The Gun Maker  EX How To Cook Well with Rory O’Connell Pumpkin Broth with Parsley Pesto 11:00  TV Growing a Greener World Don’t Feed the Landfills— Denali, Alaska  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill Henry Ford’s Museum Village DV  EX Taste of History Handmade: Crafts of the 18th Century 11:30  TV P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home Leaders in the Field DV  NC  The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill The Governor’s Poboy DV  EX Lidia’s Kitchen Slow Cooking Noon  TV GardenSMART Picking the Best Trees  NC  Growing a Greener World Trading Cleats for Beets: NFL Player Goes NPK— Louisburg’s Jason Brown  EX Smart Travels— Europe with Rudy Maxa Classical Europe: Ancient Greece & Rome 12:30  TV America’s Heartland Arizona Draft Horse Vacation/Kentucky Sheep Roundup  NC  Ecosense for Living The Shape of Our Water  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Nicaragua: Land of the Shaking Earth Emerges 1:00  TV Antiques Roadshow Albuquerque, Part 1  NC  Catawbans Explore the rich cultural history and present day economy of Hickory, Catawba County and surrounding Foothills region.

4:00  TV Great Performances: Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music The von Trapp Family Singers’ escape from Austria during the rise of Nazism in this new production.  NC  FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman  EX History Detectives Chicago Clock/Universal Friends/War Dog Letter CAMPAIGN 4:30  NC  NC SPIN 5:00  NC  PBS NewsHour Saturday, Weekend November 24  EX David Attenborough’s through Natural Curiosities Young Wrinkles Wednesday, 5:30  NC  Washington Week December 5  EX Nature’s Microworlds Amazon Investigate hummingbirds, giant otters, leaf  EX Travelscope eaters, fungi and more. Hungary, Austria & Germany: 6 PM  NC  Classic Gospel Sampling the Danube DV Circuit Rider 1:30  EX Burt Wolf:  EX Nature’s Treasure Travels & Traditions Islands: A Journey to the Tea for Two UK Overseas Territories 2:00  TV Rick Steves’ Europe To the Ends of the Earth: Norway’s West: Fjords, The Chagos Archipelago Mountains & Bergen & Pitcairn  NC  First in Future 6:30  TV Sarah Brightman:  EX Globe Trekker Hymn Hawaii Premiere! Enjoy the uplift 2:30  TV Travelscope ing, new album from the Victoria, Australia DV popular British soprano.  NC  Growing Bolder Every Day Can Be a Victory 7:00  NC  Songs at the Center 3:00  TV A Craftsman’s Legacy Dianna Corcoran/The Red Wine Effect/American The Fly Rod Makers Gypsy/Willie Phoenix  NC  To the Contrary  EX Are We There Yet? with Bonnie Erbe Ireland  EX Southwestern Gems: Our Desert National Parks Galway 7:30  NC  Songwriters See historic sites within Ray Stevens North America’s four 8:00  TV Neil Diamond: major deserts. Hot August Night III 3:30  TV Rough Cut— Premiere! Follow the hitWoodworking maker’s triumphant return with Tommy Mac to the Greek Theatre in Los Roofing, Rakes & Soffets Angeles in August 2012.  NC  Firing Line with  NC  Song of the Mountains Margaret Hoover Tribute & Memorial to Miss Dixie Hall: Dixie Trio/ Heather Berry & Tony Mabe/The RidgeRunners  EX Vintage Roads Great & Small 9:00  NC  Echo Sessions Music by Chalwa  EX Secrets of Scotland Yard London’s police force sheds light on what it takes to become a modern-day Sherlock Holmes.

Heavenly sounds abound on the premiere of Sarah Brightman: Hymn, Saturday, November 24, at 6:30 PM, on UNC-TV. November | 19


evening&weekend listings 9:30  TV ‘70s Soul Superstars Patti LaBelle hosts an all-star reunion of the legends of 1970s Motown, R&B and soul.  NC  Bluegrass Underground Kathy Mattea 10:00  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Stephen Kellogg  EX Secrets of Underground London Explore the lost river fleet and more wonders. 10:30  NC  Lowertown Line The 4onthefloor 11:00  NC  Austin City Limits James Bay/ Rhiannon Giddens  EX Globe Trekker Tough Trains: The Transcontinental Railroad, USA

Discover Aging Backwards 2: Connective Tissue Revealed with Miranda Esmonde-White, premiering Sunday, November 25, at 4 PM, on UNC-TV.

 NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Charlie Lovett— The Lost Book of the Grail 10:50 TV My Home, NC—Shorts Brown Mountain Lights 11:00  TV North Carolina Bookwatch Charlie Lovett— The Lost Book of the Grail  NC  Articulate 25 SUNDAY with Jim Cotter Redefining “Possible” with 6 AM  TV Nature Cat Anthony Roth Costanzo,  NC  Closer to Truth Kory Stamper & Philosophy of the Bible Robert J. Lang  EX History Detectives  EX American Home: Chicago Clock/Universal Frank Lloyd Wright’s Friends/War Dog Letter B. Harley Bradley House 6:30  TV Wild Kratts Explore this house  NC  Education Matters and its community. 7:00  TV Ready Jet Go! DV 11:30  TV Black Issues Forum  NC  Firing Line with Roundtable: Bounds Margaret Hoover of Youth Sports  EX Antiques Roadshow  NC  Muse Charleston, Part 2 A Little Weather: Hand 7:30  TV Bob the Builder DV Weaving by Jessica Green  NC  Consuelo Mack Noon  TV FRONT ROW WealthTrack with Marc Rotterman 8:00  TV Curious George  NC  Carolina  NC  Carolina Outdoor Journal Business Review  EX Genealogy Roadshow Jig Master  EX Travelscope Providence Rwanda: In Search of 8:30  TV Wild Kratts Chimpanzees DV  NC  Firing Line with 12:30  TV NC SPIN Margaret Hoover  NC  Legends of Airpower 9:00  TV This Old House Hour Net Zero from the Ground Jackie Cochran  EX Burt Wolf: Up: Window Repair Travels & Traditions  NC  Washington Week Making a Restaurant, Part 1  EX African American 1:00  TV Catawbans Museum Go inside the Smithsonian’s Explore the rich cultural history and present day African American Museum economy of Hickory, of History & Culture. Catawba County and sur 9:30  NC  FRONT ROW rounding Foothills region. with Marc Rotterman  NC  Song of the Mountains 10:00  TV Exploring Tribute & Memorial to Miss North Carolina Dixie Hall: Dixie Trio/ 10 Places To Learn Tar Heel Heather Berry & Tony Natural Heritage Mabe/The RidgeRunners  NC  NC SPIN  EX 800 Words  EX 10 Buildings that George tries to convince Changed America Shay to stay in Weld. See groundbreaking works of art and engineering. 10:30  TV Muse Get the final word to Feel Better Arts Education Fast & Make It Last with Daniel Amen, MD, premiering Sunday, November 25, at 5 PM, on UNC-TV.

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2:00  TV America’s Test Kitchen from Cook’s Illustrated Hearty One Pot Meals  NC  Echo Sessions Music by Chalwa  EX Durrells in Corfu Season 3 on Masterpiece Big plans are afoot, but the Durrells can’t decide whether to proceed. 2:30  TV Cook’s Country Pub-style Seafood  NC  Bluegrass Underground Kathy Mattea 3:00  TV Sara’s Weeknight Meals Amalfi Lemons  NC  Sun Studio Sessions Stephen Kellogg  EX Death in Paradise The Healer 3:30  TV Lidia’s Kitchen A Special Occasion  NC  Lowertown Line The 4onthefloor 4:00  TV Aging Backwards 2: Connective Tissue Revealed with Miranda Esmonde-White Premiere! Discover the amazing clout of the vital tissue around every muscle, nerve, cell, bone and organ.  NC  Catawbans Explore the rich cultural history and present day economy of Hickory, Catawba County and surrounding Foothills region.  EX Father Brown The Angel of Mercy 5:00  TV Feel Better Fast & Make It Last with Daniel Amen, MD Premiere! Unlock your brain’s healing potential to overcome negativity, anxiety, anger, stress and trauma.  NC  PBS NewsHour Weekend  EX Great Performances at the Met: La Bohème Puccini’s timeless masterpiece stars soprano Nicole Car in her Met debut. 5:30  NC  BBC Newsnight


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Get lucky—catch Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers—Live from Gainesville, Monday, November 26, at 9:30 PM, on UNC-TV.

6 PM  NC  Black Issues Forum Roundtable: Bounds of Youth Sports 6:30  TV Neil Diamond: Hot August Night III Catch the hitmaker’s triumphant 2012 return to LA’s Greek Theatre.  NC  Black America The First Transgendered Model with Tracey Norman 7:00  NC  Caged Bird: The Life & Music of Florence B. Price Discover the life and work of the inspiring AfricanAmerican composer. 7:30  EX Opera Reimagined: Animating the Cunning Little Vixen See the Cleveland Orchestra’s unique production of the Janáček classic. 8:00  TV Peter, Paul & Mary at Newport 1963-65 Relive songs you know and love, and some you didn’t know you knew!  NC  Jazz Ambassadors Dizzy Gillespie and more jazz greats fought racially charged Soviet propaganda through their music.  EX Nature Dogs in the Land of Lions DV

9:00  NC  Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band Follow the life, career and legacy of the innovative and prolific jazz pianist, composer and Duke University artist-in-residence.  EX Nature’s Treasure Islands: A Journey to the UK Overseas Territories Fragments of Paradise: Caribbean, Mediterranean & the Future

9:30  TV Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers— Live from Gainesville Premiere! This sold-out 2006 homecoming show celebrates the band’s 30th anniversary and features Stevie Nicks on Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around and other big hits. 10:00  NC  In Tune: The Ben Tucker Story Meet an African-American bass player who changed the face of Savannah.  EX Engadin— Switzerland’s Wilderness Discover the country’s first and only wildlife reserve, founded in 1914. 11:00  TV EastEnders  NC  Our State Mule Rider/Bodie Island Lighthouse  EX Globe Trekker Nigeria 11:30  TV EastEnders  NC  My Home, NC Albatross Fleet/Kim’s Wig Center/Love & Chocolate/ Frisco UFO

26 MONDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX American Home: Frank Lloyd Wright’s B. Harley Bradley House Explore this house and its community.

6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Native America From Caves to Cosmos 7:30  TV A Chef’s Life Mayo—The Mother Sauce 8:00  TV Great Performances: Michael Bublé—Tour Stop 148 Tour backstage and enjoy Bublé’s biggest hits from this sold-out tour.  NC  Exploring North Carolina Cradle of Forestry  EX Midsomer Murders The Noble Art, Part 2 8:30  NC  Exploring North Carolina Edge of Life 9:00  NC  Sinking Cities Miami  EX Bletchley Circle Cracking a Killer’s Code: Part 1 A former WWII codebreaker enlists her old squad to catch a serial killer. 9:30  TV Ken Burns: The Civil War Get an in-depth overview and interviews as the war comes alive in this landmark documentary. 10:00  NC  NOVA Thai Cave Rescue Explore the remarkable rescue of 12 young boys and their coach stranded inside a flooded cave in Thailand.  EX EastEnders 10:30  EX EastEnders 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX History Detectives Chicago Clock, Universal Friends, War Dog Letter

27 TUESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co. Los Islenos 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Jacques Pepin: More Fast Food My Way Brussel Sprout Love DV 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Palestine

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evening&weekend listings 7:30  TV Flavor, NC Goodnight Brothers Ham/ Gamekeeper Restaurant  EX Rudy Maxa’s World Edinburgh & the Scottish Highlands 8:00  TV Mister Rogers: It’s You I Like Celebrate the children’s series that premiered nationally 50 years ago.  NC  North Carolina Bookwatch Kathleen Burkinshaw— The Last Cherry Blossom  EX 10 Streets that Changed America A tour of engineering feats that made our civilization possible focuses on streets in America. 8:30  NC  Invitation to World Literature The 1001 Nights DV 9:00  NC  Muse Arts Education  EX 10 Modern Marvels that Changed America Take a whirlwind tour of engineering feats that made our civilization possible. 9:30  TV Peter, Paul & Mary at Newport 1963-65 Relive songs you know and love, and some you didn’t know you knew!  NC  Articulate with Jim Cotter Shannon Hale/Wu Han/ Banda Magda 10:00  NC  Innerviews with Ernie Manouse Tom Jones  EX 10 Monuments That Changed America Explore surprising stories behind some favorites. 10:30  NC  Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One Bobby Sanabria 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 Sierra Nevada and the Making of California

28 WEDNESDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Wild Ponies of Chincoteague A teen strives to buy her first foal at the annual wild pony swim and auction.

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The Chairmen of the Board share stories and songs, Thursday, November 29, at 8 PM, on UNC-TV.

6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Italy’s Riviera: Cinque Terre 7:30  TV Muse Arts Education  EX Outside with Greg Aiello The Chilkoot Trail 7:50 TV My Home, NC—Shorts Brown Mountain Lights 8:00  TV Nature Snow Bears Travel to the Arctic to follow the lifechanging journey of two newborn polar bear cubs.  NC  Soldier On: Life After Deployment Three women confront the challenges of readjusting to civilian life after their military service. DV  EX Pati’s Mexican Table Los Cabos by Land & Sea 8:30  EX Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking San Luis Obispo 9:00  NC  War Zone/ Comfort Zone Four women veterans share personal stories of coping with life after military service.  EX Lidia’s Kitchen Northern Italian Comforts 9:30  TV Neil Diamond: Hot August Night III Follow the hitmaker’s triumphant return to the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles in August 2012.  EX tasteMAKERS Warm & Wooly 10:00  NC  Independent Lens Served Like a Girl Women rebuild their lives with heart and humor in the Ms. Veteran America Competition. DV

 EX Joanne Weir Gets Fresh Flavor Punch

10:30  EX To Dine for with Kate Sullivan José Andres, Chef & Philanthropist 11:00  TV Amanpour & Company  EX Rick Steves Special European Festivals Enjoy rich traditions, great food and fun. 11:30  NC  PBS NewsHour

29 THURSDAY 6 PM  TV PBS NewsHour  NC  BBC World News America  EX Julie Taboulie’s Lebanese Kitchen Fish, Spice & Everything Nice DV 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX Mike Colameco’s Real Food Red Hook, Brooklyn 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe Italy’s Veneto: Verona, Padua & Ravenna 7:30  TV Our State French Broad River, Biltmore House, Aquarium  EX Rudy Maxa’s World London 8:00  TV The Chairmen LI V E at V! of the Board UNC-T Join these superstars of shag—LIVE—in the studio as they perform some of their biggest beach music hits! In exclusive interviews, Ken Knox and The Chairmen of the Board share stories from their long career and live performances of such classics as Carolina Girls!  NC  Flavor, NC Cobblestone Farmers Market  EX Great Continental Railway Journeys Transylvania to the Black Sea


visit unctv.org 8:30  NC  Cooking 80/20 with Robin Shea Black & Blue Stacking 9:00  NC  A Chef’s Life Stop, Squash & Roll  EX Outside with Greg Aiello Iceland 9:30  NC  Steven Raichlen’s Project Fire One Good Turn  EX Curious Traveler Curious Yorkshire 10:00  TV Chet Atkins: Certified Guitar Player Mark Knopfler, The Everly Brothers, Emmylou Harris and Willie Nelson celebrate the guitar virtuoso.  NC  North Carolina Weekend  EX Beyond Your Backyard Bryan-College Station, TX 10:20 NC  Sci NC—Shorts New Approach to Bee Health

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PM  TV PBS NewsHour 6  NC  BBC World News America  EX Taste of History Best of Jamaica 6:30  NC  Nightly Business Report  EX New Orleans Cooking with Kevin Belton German Heritage 7:00  TV Nightly Business Report  NC  PBS NewsHour  EX Rick Steves’ Europe The Netherlands Beyond Enjoy the rhymin’ sounds of Paul Simon’s Concert in the Park, Friday, Amsterdam November 30, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV. 7:30  TV NC SPIN  EX Rudy Maxa’s World 10:30  NC  Our State Uzbekistan Soldier’s Story/Trail of Trust 8:00  TV Washington Week  EX Samantha Brown’s  NC  North Carolina Places To Love Weekend Xi’an, China  EX 800 Words 11:00  NC  PBS NewsHour George and Arlo scheme to  EX Travelscope return Shay from Sydney. Sechseläuten: Switzerland’s 8:30  TV FRONT ROW Spring Festival DV with Marc Rotterman 11:30  TV Amanpour  NC  Exploring & Company North Carolina  EX In the Americas Water in NC: Yesterday, with David Yetman Today & Tomorrow, Part 3 Brazil’s Land of Sand 8:50 EX North Carolina Weekend—Shorts! Zuma Coffee 9:00  TV Paul Simon’s Concert in the Park Premiere! Join this legendary artist for a trip through his The broadcast of your favorite UNC-TV programming extensive songbook. is made possible, in part, by the generous support  NC  FRONT ROW of businesses and organizations like the following: with Marc Rotterman  EX Durrells in Corfu Season 2 on Masterpiece Blackhawk Hardware Louisa meets a handsome Catawba College fellow Brit, but her landlady Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle suddenly turns hostile. 9:30  NC  Washington Week Clegg’s Pest Control 10:00  NC  NC SPIN East Carolina University  EX Death in Paradise Murder on the Day First Citizens Bank of the Dead Gibsonville Antiques & Collectibles 10:30  NC  Firing Line with Hardwood Store of NC Margaret Hoover 11:00  TV Amanpour McDowell Tourism Authority & Company Old Edwards Inn  NC  PBS NewsHour Outer Banks Visitors Bureau  EX Travelscope Dreamin’ California’s Coast: Pitt Community College Foundation Malibu to Big Sur DV SAS 11:30  EX In the Americas with David Yetman Sleepy Poet Lake Superior: Circling St. Joseph of the Pines the Sweet Water Ocean

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