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PUBLIC TELEVISION & PUBLIC RADIO FOR ROCHESTER

DECEMBER 2009

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Musical Season

Tune in for WXXI’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame three-night marathon. The marathon kicks off, and concludes with Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live, hosted by Paul Schaffer, and featuring highlights from induction ceremonies. Throughout the three nights, you’ll have a chance to win a weekend trip to Cleveland in April 2010 to the visit the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame & Museum, where Roy Orbison, Leonard Cohen, and Paul Simon are inducted. Transportation, hotel and admission included! Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live - Mon., Dec. 7 at 8 p.m., and Wed., Dec. 10 at 9:30 p.m. Roy Orbison & Friends: A Black and White Night Mon., Dec. 7 at 9:30 p.m.

EASTMAN THEATRE RENOVATION

Executive Staff Norm Silverstein, President & CEO Susan Rogers, Executive Vice President & General Manager Jeanne E. Fisher, Vice President, Radio Kent Hatfield, Vice President, Technology & Operations Elissa Orlando, Vice President, Television WXXI Board of Trustees Officers Sergio Esteban, Chair Diana Kurty, Vice Chair Steven Swartout, Treasurer Beth Ela Wilkens, Secretary

Leonard Cohen: Live in London - Tues., Dec. 8 at 8 p.m. Paul Simon: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize Tues., Dec. 8 at 9:30 p.m. Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles - Wed., Dec. 9 at 8 p.m.

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Also this month, enjoy a sneak peek at WXXI’s latest production: Eastman Theatre: Restoring a Masterpiece. The film documents the Theatre’s restoration, provides unique insights into the Eastman’s history, and commemorates Eastman Theatre as a place where great talent is nurtured.

SNEAK PEEK!!

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Restoring a Masterpiece Wednesday, December 2 @ 8pm

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Big Big World

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Fetch!

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Electric Company HomeworkHotline

Nick Stellino

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W RLD To the Contrary

European Journal Jews & Christians: A Journey of Faith

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Nature The Desert Lions

Charlie Rose

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Fetch!

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Electric Company HomeworkHotline

Lidia’s Italy

Perfect Day

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Rick Steves

Equitrekking

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For Your Home

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AfroPop Desert Bayou

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AfroPop Ten Days in Africa

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Charlie Rose

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Fetch!

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Nick Stellino

Avec Eric

Rick Steves

Burt Wolf

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Yankee Workshop Woodsmith Shop Moment /Luxury

Closer to Truth Scientific American Frontiers

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NOVA Saved By the Sun

Scientific American Frontiers

Charlie Rose

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Electric Company Biz Kid$

Rick Steves

Classical Destin... Garden Home

This Old House

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Lidia’s Italy

Spain... On the Road Again

W RLD Think Tank

Second Opinion

American Experience New Orleans

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Holiday Table

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Joan Weir

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Perfect Day

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Moment of Luxury Christina Cooks Jewish Cuisine

Nature The Desert Lions

(12p) National Parks: America’s Best Idea

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The National Parks : America’s Best Idea

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Cultivating Life

Faubourg Treme: Black New Orleans Charlie Rose

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History Detectives

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Scandinavian...

Rick Steves

Mexico One Plate Paint, Paper, Crafts Daisy Cooks!

History Detectives

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Sewing with Nancy: 12 Easy Sew Bags

Bill Moyers Journal

For Your Home

Equitrekking

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Rick Steves’ Iran

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Scientific American Frontiers

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Ed Sullivan’s Rock and Roll Classics The 60s For Your Home

Katie Brown

Global Voices Rules of the Game

AfroPoP “The Fighting Spirit”

Garden Home

Ask/Old House

Latin View

La Plaza

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Spain... On the Road Again

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Garden Home

This Old House

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W RLD Inside Washington Religion & Ethics Citizen Tanouye

TUESDAY DECEMBER 8

Hometime

Prange & Pearl Harbor

Nature The Dragon Chronicles

Charlie Rose

Cultivating Life

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Barney

Caillou

Curious George

Fetch!

Cyberchase

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WordGirl

Electric Company HomeworkHotline

Nick Stellino

Avec Eric

Rick Steves

Burt Wolf

Open Road

Yankee Workshop Woodsmith Shop Moment /Luxury

Forgotten War

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W RLD To the Contrary

European Journal Andrew Jackson: Good, Evil and the Presidency

Charlie Rose

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Curious George

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Martha Speaks

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Curious George

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Curious George

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Curious George

Martha Speaks

NOVA Saved By the Sun

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Curious George

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Martha Speaks

Super Why!

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Curious George

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Rick Steves

Equitrekking

Garden Smart

AfroPop Ten Days in Africa

Ask/Old House

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

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Wishbone

Victory Garden

WordGirl

Rick Steves

OpenRoad

Yankee Workshop

NOVA Saved By the Sun

Scientific American Frontiers

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

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Washington Week Need to Know Wishbone

WordGirl

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Bill Moyers Journal

Ed Sullivan’s Rock and Roll Classics

Rick Steves

P. Allen Smith

Classical Dest.

This Old House

Faubourg Treme: Black New Orleans NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

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Christina Cooks Jewish Cuisine

For Your Home

Nature The Desert Lions

Wishbone

WordGirl

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Three Tenors Christmas

Celtic Woman: Songs from the Heart Equetrekking

Wishbone

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Rick Steves

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P. Allen Smith

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Global Voices Rules of the Game

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live

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Roy Orbison & Friends: A Black and White Night

Rick Steves’ European Christmas

Prange & Pearl Harbor

Nature The Dragon Chronicles

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

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BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer create Sid/Science Kid

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Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas

Citizen Tanouye

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Washington Week Justice: What’s the Right Thing

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Lawrence Welk Musical Memories Doo Wop 50

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Eastman Theatre: Restoring a Mast.

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Great Performances Andrea Bocelli and David Foster: My Christmas

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Andre Rieu Live in Dresden: Wedding at the Opera

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OpenRoad

Nature The Desert Lions

AfroPop Desert Bayou

Scientific American Frontiers

SATURDAY DECEMBER 5 (cont.) Rick Steves’ Iran

Rick Steves

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W RLD Faubourg Treme: Black New Orleans American Experience New Orleans

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Victory Garden

WordGirl

Wishbone

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer create Sid/Science Kid

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Eastman Theatre: Restoring a Mast. The National Parks: America’s Best Idea

AfroPop The Fighting Spirit

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Wishbone

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Martha Speaks

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer create Sid/Science Kid

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Pioneers of Television Variety

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer create Sid/Science Kid

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Ed Sullivan’s Rock and Roll Classics The 60’s

Jews & Christians: A Journey of Faith

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Curious George

Martha Speaks

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Leonard Cohen Live in London Wishbone

Andrew Jackson: Good, Evil and the Presidency

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Paul Simon: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize

WordGirl

Lidia’s Italy: Simple and Delicious Recipes

Forgotten War

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

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Perfect Day

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Independent Lens Between Folds

Frontline The Madoff Affair

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Charlie Rose

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Electric Company HomeworkHotline

Winemakers

Avec Eric

Rick Steves

Open Road

Victory Garden

Yankee Workshop Woodsmith Shop Moment/Luxury

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W RLD Scully/World

Closer to Truth Scientific American Frontiers

FRIDAY DECEMBER 11

NOVA Volcano Above The Clouds

Scientific American Frontiers

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Charlie Rose

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Cyberchase

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Electric Company Biz Kid$

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Lidia’s Italy

Spain... On the Road Again

Rick Steves

Rudy Maxa

Garden Home

This Old House

Hometime

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Second Opinion

Spartans Part 1 of 3

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Charlie Rose

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Alone in the Wilderness

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Heart Healthy Yoga

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W RLD AfroPop Black to Our Roots

MONDAY DECEMBER 14 1:00pm Big Big World

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Sewing w. Nancy Garden Home

Katie Brown

Nature The Dragon Chronicles

History Detectives

Amer. Woodshop Holiday Table

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One Stroke Paint Katie Brown

History Detectives

Food Trip

Scientific American Frontiers

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The Big Band Years

Magic Moments: The Best of 50’s Pop

Perfect Day

Garden Home

Scandinavian...

Bill Moyers Journal

Rick Steves

Equitrekking

Ask/Old House

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For Your Home

Katie Brown

Global Voices Death of a Shaman

AfroPop Desert Bayou

Latin View

La Plazza

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Caillou

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Lidia’s Italy

Spain... On the Road Again

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Fetch!

Cyberchase

Arthur

WordGirl

Electric Company AngelinaBallerina

Rick Steves

Rudy Maxa

Garden Home

This Old House

Hometime

W RLD Inside Washington Religion & Ethics Jerusalem: Center of the World

TUESDAY DECEMBER 15

Cultivating Life

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Dr. Wayne Dyer: Excuses Begone! create Katie Brown

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Nature Shark Mountain

Charlie Rose

Cultivating Life

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Winemakers

Avec Eric

Rick Steves

Open Road

Victory Garden

Yankee Workshop Woodsmith Shop Moment/Luxury

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W RLD To the Contrary

European Journal Christian Revolution Part 1 of 2

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 16

Christian Revolution Part 2 of 2

Beyond Theology

Charlie Rose

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Perfect Day

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Garden Home

Ask/Old House

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Independent Lens Herb and Dorothy Scientific American Frontiers

Charlie Rose

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Closer to Truth Scientific American Frontiers

NOVA Volcano Spy Factory

Scientific American Frontiers

Charlie Rose

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BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

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Martha Speaks

AfroPop Black To Our Roots

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Super Why!

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Curious George

W RLD Scientific American Frontiers

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Super Why!

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Super Why!

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Frontline The Madoff Affair

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

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Rick Steves

OpenRoad

Victory Garden

Yankee Workshop

Wishbone

NOVA Saved By the Sun

Scientific American Frontiers

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

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Curious George

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W RLD Beyond Theology

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WordGirl

Katie Brown

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Nature The Dragon Chronicles

Scientific American Frontiers

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

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Rick Steves

Wishbone

WordGirl

NOW on PBS

McLaughlin Group Bill Moyers Journal

Equitrekking

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P. Allen Smith

10:30pm Ask/Old House

Global Voices Death of a Shaman

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Rudy Maxa

Garden Smart

This Old House

The National Parks: America’s Best Idea

Martha Speaks

Wishbone

WordGirl

Rick Steves

Nature Shark Mountain

History Detectives

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OpenRoad

Victory Garden

Yankee Workshop

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Curious George

Martha Speaks

Christian Revolution Part 1 of 2

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WXXI Viewers’ Choice (Visit WXXI.org to see what it is!) Wishbone

WordGirl

Rick Steves

Christian Revolution Part 2 of 2

Beyond Theology

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

8:00pm

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Garden Smart

Ask/Old House

EVENING

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Curious George

Martha Speaks

AfroPop Moving to the Beat

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Christmas w/ Mormon Tab. Choir... Great Performances at the Met Tosca Wishbone

WordGirl

Rick Steves

Equitrekking

Independent Lens Herb and Dorothy AfroPop Hip Hop Revolution

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

EVENING

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BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer create Sid/Science Kid

9:00pm

Jerusalem: Center of the World

THURSDAY DECEMBER 17 6:00pm

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This Old House

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

Martha Speaks

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

W RLD AfroPop Hip Hop Revolution

History Detectives

American Masters Joan Baez: How Sweet the Sound

7:30pm

Curious George

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 16

create Sid/Science Kid

P. Allen Smith

Rudy Maxa

Kenny Rogers: The Journey

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

6:30pm

Rick Steves

WordGirl

EVENING

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TUESDAY DECEMBER 15

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Wishbone

EVENING

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BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

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The National Parks: America’s Best...

Amer. Woodshop Holiday Table

MONDAY DECEMBER 14

create Sid/Science Kid

9:30pm

Bill Moyers Journal

Wishbone

Washington Week Justice: What’s the Right Thing

6:00pm

8:30pm

Washington Week Need to Know

Spartans Part 2 of 3

Martha Speaks

W RLD WealthTrack

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WordGirl

Curious George

Super Why!

create Sid/Science Kid

8:30pm

The Journey of Man

Great Performances Eric Clapton Crossroads...

create Sid/Science Kid

6:00pm

Ask/Old House

Victor Borge: 100 Years of Music & Laughter

Beautiful World with Jim Brickman

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Garden Smart

The Lawrence Welk Show Winter

SUNDAY DECEMBER 13 6:00pm

Rick Steves

EVENING

6:30pm

W RLD Scientific American Frontiers

WordGirl

10:30pm

Independent Lens Between Folds

Martha Speaks

Spartans Part 1 of 3

(5:30 p) Lumber Jack Sky Pilot

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Wishbone

Martha Speaks

7:30pm

Curious George

SATURDAY DECEMBER 12

create Sid/Science Kid

9:30pm

EVENING

6:30pm

W RLD History Detectives

6:00pm

9:00pm

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer create Sid/Science Kid

8:30pm

Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles

Scientific American Frontiers

FRIDAY DECEMBER 11 6:00pm

8:00pm

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6:30pm

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Curious George

Martha Speaks

Scientific American Frontiers

8:00pm

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This Old House Hour Newton Cent.. Antiques Roadshow ...Remembers Globe Trekker Galleons, Pirates... Wishbone

WordGirl

NOVA The Spy Factory

Rick Steves

OpenRoad

Scientific American Frontiers

Victory Garden

Yankee Workshop

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

FRIDAY DECEMBER 18

AFTERNOON

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Big Big World

Barney

Caillou

Curious George

Fetch!

Cyberchase

Arthur

WordGirl

Electric Company AngelinaBallerina

create Simply Ming

Lidia’s Italy

Spain... On the Road Again

Rick Steves

Rudy Maxa

Garden Home

This Old House

Hometime

W RLD Think Tank

Second Opinion

Secrets of the Dead The Killer Flu

Anatomy of a Pandemic

Hold Your Breath

Charlie Rose

4:00pm

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SATURDAY DECEMBER 19 1:30pm

2:00pm

2:30pm

3:00pm

Garden Smart

Simply Ming

Test Kitchen

Nick Stellino

Second Opinion P. Allen Smith

Katie Brown

Holiday Table

Scandanavian... Katie Brown

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W RLD NOVA The Spy Factory

SUNDAY DECEMBER 20

Nature Shark Mountain

3:30pm Smart Travels

History Detectives

5:00pm

5:30pm

Doc Martin

4:30pm

Travelscope

Rick Steves

Art Workshop

Taste / Louisiana Daisy Cooks!

Holiday Table

History Detectives

Scientific American Frontiers

AFTERNOON

1:00pm

1:30pm

3:00pm

3:30pm

4:00pm

4:30pm

5:00pm

5:30pm

Life (Part 2)

Second Opinion NY Wine & Table Sewing/Nancy

Woodwright

MotorWeek

CityWise

Katie Brown

This Old House

Ask/Old House

Lidia’s Italy

Rick Steves

Equitrekking

Garden Home

Ask/Old House

For Your Home

Katie Brown

/

create Cook’s Country

W RLD AfroPop Moving to the Beat

MONDAY DECEMBER 21

2:00pm

2:30pm

Perfect Day

Scandinavian...

Bill Moyers Journal

Global Voices Beyond the Border

AfroPop Black to Our Roots

Latin View

La Plaza

5:30pm

AFTERNOON

1:00pm

1:30pm

2:00pm

2:30pm

3:00pm

3:30pm

4:00pm

4:30pm

5:00pm

Big Big World

Barney

Caillou

Curious George

Fetch!

Cyberchase

Arthur

WordGirl

Electric Company AngelinaBallerina

Lidia’s Italy

Spain... On the Road Again

Rick Steves

Rudy Maxa

Garden Home

This Old House

Hometime

/

create Simply Ming

W RLD Inside Washington Religion & Ethics Adirondacks

TUESDAY DECEMBER 22

Nature Christmas in Yellowstone

Charlie Rose

Cultivating Life

AFTERNOON

1:00pm

1:30pm

2:00pm

2:30pm

3:00pm

3:30pm

4:00pm

4:30pm

5:00pm

Big Big World

Barney

Caillou

Curious George

Fetch!

Cyberchase

Arthur

WordGirl

Electric Company AngelinaBallerina

Winemakers

Avec Eric

Rick Steves

OpenRoad

Victory Garden

Yankee Workshop Woodsmith Shop Moment/Luxury

/

create Mexico/One Plate Julia & Jacques

W RLD To the Contrary

European Journal Battle of Hood and Bismarck

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 23 1:00pm Big Big World

/

create Cook’s Country

Battle of Hood and Bismarck

Odyssey of Captain Healy

Charlie Rose

3:00pm

4:00pm

5:00pm

5:30pm

AFTERNOON

1:30pm

2:00pm

2:30pm

Barney

Caillou

Curious George

Fetch!

Cyberchase

Arthur

WordGirl

Electric Company AngelinaBallerina

Lidia’s Italy

Gourmet’s Adv.

Scandinavian...

Rick Steves

Equitrekking

Garden Home

Ask/Old House

For Your Home

W RLD McLaughlin 1/1 McLaughlin Group AfroPop Welcome to Nollywood

THURSDAY DECEMBER 24

3:30pm

Independent Lens Helvetica

4:30pm

AfroPop Mix

5:30pm Katie Brown

Charlie Rose

AFTERNOON

1:00pm

1:30pm

2:00pm

2:30pm

3:00pm

3:30pm

4:00pm

4:30pm

5:00pm

Big Big World

Barney

Caillou

Curious George

Fetch!

Cyberchase

Arthur

WordGirl

Electric Company AngelinaBallerina

Winemakers

Avec Eric

Rick Steves

OpenRoad

Victory Garden

Yankee Workshop Woodsmith Shop Moment/Luxury

/

create Mexico/One Plate Julia & Jacques

W RLD Scully/World

Closer to Truth Scientific American Frontiers

FRIDAY DECEMBER 25 1:00pm

1:30pm

Christmas w/ Mormon Tab. Choir

/

NOVA The Last Great Ape

Scientific American Frontiers

3:00pm

4:00pm

2:00pm

2:30pm

Christmans at Belmont

3:30pm

Faith Hill Joy to the World

Katie Brown

Holiday Table

W RLD Think Tank

Second Opinion

American Masters Atlantic Records: The House that Ahmet Built

SATURDAY DECEMBER 26

Scandanavian... Katie Brown

Smart Travels

4:30pm

Art Workshop

Holiday Table

5:00pm

5:30pm

Heidi 4 Paws: A Furry Tale Taste / Louisiana Daisy Cooks!

American Masters Marvin Gaye

Charlie Rose

4:00pm

5:00pm

5:30pm

Travelscope

Rick Steves

Holiday Table

Burt Wolf

AFTERNOON

1:30pm

2:00pm

2:30pm

3:00pm

Garden Smart

Simply Ming

Test Kitchen

Nick Stellino

Second Opinion P. Allen Smith

Smart Travels

Taste/Louisiana Christina Cooks Katie Brown

Taste/Louisiana Katie Brown

W RLD NOVA The Last Great Ape

Charlie Rose

Michael McDonald This Christmas

1:00pm create Holiday Table

5:30pm

AFTERNOON

create Travelscope

/

Cultivating Life

AFTERNOON

1:00pm create Travelscope

5:30pm

Nature Christmas in Yellowstone

3:30pm

History Detectives

4:30pm

Doc Martin Burt Wolf

History Detectives

Scientific American Frontiers

FRIDAY DECEMBER 18 6:00pm

EVENING

6:30pm

7:00pm

7:30pm

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer create Sid/Science Kid

Super Why!

/

Curious George

W RLD Hold Your Breath

Secrets of the Dead The Killer Flu

SATURDAY DECEMBER 19 6:00pm

Martha Speaks

8:00pm

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FOR MORE HOLIDAY PROGRAMING, VISIT WXXI.ORG/HOLIDAY

8:30pm

7:00pm

Super Why!

W RLD Scientific American Frontiers

7:30pm

Curious George

6:30pm

BBC World News New York Now

/

Martha Speaks

NOVA The Spy Factory

SUNDAY DECEMBER 20 6:00pm

Wishbone

Rick Steves

P. Allen Smith

WordGirl

Anatomy of a Pandemic

7:30pm

8:00pm

8:30pm

6:30pm Super Why!

W RLD Nature Christmas in Yellowstone

W RLD Odyssey of Captain Healy

6:30pm

/

W RLD AfroPop Mix

Super Why!

/

Super Why!

W RLD Scientific American Frontiers

Curious George

Martha Speaks

Adirondacks

6:30pm

7:30pm

Curious George

Martha Speaks

Battle of Hood and Bismarck

/

Super Why!

W RLD American Masters Marvin Gaye

7:30pm

Curious George

6:30pm

Antiques Roadshow create Sid/Science Kid

/

Super Why!

W RLD Scientific American Frontiers

10:00pm

9:30pm Equitrekking

P. Allen Smith

10:30pm Ask/Old House

Global Voices Beyond the Border

9:00pm

9:30pm

10:00pm

10:30pm

Antiques Roadshow Big & Little

Great Performances Dance in America: San Fran. Ballet’s Nutcracker

Wishbone

Rick Steves

WordGirl

Rudy Maxa

Garden Smart

This Old House

Nature Christmas in Yellowstone

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

8:00pm

9:00pm

10:00pm

8:30pm

9:30pm

10:30pm

NOVA The Last Great Ape

Michael McDonald This Christmas

Independent Lens Between the Folds

Wishbone

Rick Steves

Victory Garden

WordGirl

OpenRoad

Yankee Workshop

Battle of Hood and Bismarck

Odyssey of Captain Healy

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

8:00pm

9:00pm

10:00pm

10:30pm

Garden Smart

Ask/Old House

.

Martha Speaks

8:30pm

9:30pm

National Christmas Tree Lighting

Great Performances La Boheme

Wishbone

WordGirl

Rick Steves

Independent Lens Helvetica

AfroPop Mix

8:00pm

9:00pm

9:30pm

Equitrekking

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

EVENING

7:00pm

7:30pm

Curious George

Martha Speaks

Scientific American Frontiers

8:30pm

Faith Hill Christmas Special Wishbone

WordGirl

10:00pm

10:30pm

Christmas w/ Mormon Taber. Choir Christmas at St. Olaf Rick Steves

OpenRoad

Victory Garden

Yankee Workshop

NOVA The Last Great Ape

Scientific American Frontiers

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

8:00pm

9:00pm

10:00pm

EVENING

7:00pm

7:30pm

Curious George

8:30pm

Washington Week Need to Know

Martha Speaks Wishbone

WordGirl

American Masters Atlantic Records: The House that Ahmet Built

SATURDAY DECEMBER 26 6:00pm

9:00pm

8:30pm

EVENING

7:00pm

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer create Sid/Science Kid

8:00pm

EVENING

7:00pm

FRIDAY DECEMBER 25 6:00pm

History Detectives

8:30pm

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer create Sid/Science Kid

History Detectives

8:00pm

7:30pm

AfroPop Welcome to Nollywood

6:30pm

Nature Shark Mountain

10:30pm

EVENING

7:00pm

THURSDAY DECEMBER 24 6:00pm

Holiday Table

Scheewe Art

McLaughlin Group Bill Moyers Journal

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer create Sid/Science Kid

Smart Travels

NOW on PBS

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 23 6:00pm

Katie Brown

Rick Steves

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer Super Why!

WordGirl

Fine Romance

WordGirl

TUESDAY DECEMBER 22 6:30pm

Wishbone

9:30pm

As Time Goes By Fresh Fields

Wishbone

Martha Speaks

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

/

10:00pm

9:00pm Keeping Up

Curious George

MONDAY DECEMBER 21

create Sid/Science Kid

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

Masterpiece Classic Cranford Pt. 1 of 2

Washington Week Justice: What’s the Right Thing

6:00pm

This Old House

Hold Your Breath

Nature Christmas in Yellowstone

W RLD WealthTrack

/

Rudy Maxa

OnStage Watkins and the Rapiers

Super Why!

create Sid/Science Kid

10:30pm

EVENING

7:00pm

create Sid/Science Kid

6:00pm

10:00pm

McLaughlin Group NOW on PBS

Antiques Roadshow ...Remembers Lawrence Welk Christmas Reunion Sherlock Holmes Cardboard Box

/

9:30pm

Bill Moyers Journal

EVENING

6:30pm

create Sid/Science Kid

9:00pm

Washington Week Need to Know

9:30pm

Bill Moyers Journal Katie Brown

Smart Travels

10:30pm

McLaughlin Group NOW on PBS Scheewe Art

Holiday Table

American Masters Marvin Gaye

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

10:00pm

EVENING

9:00pm

9:30pm

Lawrence Welk Tribute/Bing Crosby Sherlock Holmes

7:00pm

7:30pm

Keeping Up...

As Time Goes By Fresh Fields

As Time Goes By

Curious George

Taste/Louisiana

Christina Cooks Katie Brown

Burt Wolf

Martha Speaks

NOVA The Last Great Ape

8:00pm Wishbone

8:30pm WordGirl

Nature Christmas in Yellowstone

History Detectives

History Detectives

10:30pm

SUNDAY DECEMBER 27

AFTERNOON

1:00pm

1:30pm

3:00pm

3:30pm

4:00pm

4:30pm

5:00pm

5:30pm

Life (Part 2)

Second Opinion NY Wine & Table Sewing/Nancy

Woodwright

MotorWeek

CityWise

Katie Brown

This Old House

Ask/Old House

Lidia’s Italy

Rick Steves

Equitrekking

Garden Home

Ask/Old House

For Your Home

Katie Brown

/

create Cook’s Country

2:00pm

W RLD AfroPop Welcome to Nollywood

MONDAY DECEMBER 28

2:30pm

Gourmet’s Adv.

Scandinavian...

Bill Moyers Journal

AfroPop Moving to the Beat

Latin View

La Plaza

5:30pm

AFTERNOON

1:00pm

1:30pm

2:00pm

2:30pm

3:00pm

3:30pm

4:00pm

4:30pm

5:00pm

Big Big World

Barney

Caillou

Curious George

Fetch!

Cyberchase

Arthur

WordGirl

Electric Company AngelinaBallerina

Lidia’s Italy

Spain... On the Road Again

Rick Steves

Rudy Maxa

Garden Home

This Old House

Hometime

/

create Simply Ming

W RLD Inside Washington Religion & Ethics Documenting the Face of America

TUESDAY DECEMBER 29

At Close Range with National Geo. Nature Drakensberg

Charlie Rose

Cultivating Life

AFTERNOON

1:00pm

1:30pm

2:00pm

2:30pm

3:00pm

3:30pm

4:00pm

4:30pm

5:00pm

Big Big World

Barney

Caillou

Curious George

Fetch!

Cyberchase

Arthur

WordGirl

Electric Company AngelinaBallerina

Winemakers

Avec Eric

Rick Steves

Open Road

Victory Garden

Yankee Workshop Woodsmith Shop Moment/Luxury

/

create Mexico/One Plate Julia & Jacques

W RLD To the Contrary

European Journal Millie Benson

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 30

American Masters Louisa May Alcott

Virginia Lee Burton

5:30pm

Charlie Rose

AFTERNOON

1:00pm

1:30pm

2:00pm

2:30pm

3:00pm

3:30pm

4:00pm

4:30pm

5:00pm

Big Big World

Barney

Caillou

Curious George

Fetch!

Cyberchase

Arthur

WordGirl

Electric Company AngelinaBallerina

Lidia’s Italy

Gourmet’s Adv.

Scandinavian...

Rick Steves

Equitrekking

Garden Home

Ask/Old House

For Your Home

/

create Cook’s Country

W RLD McLaughlin 1/1 McLaughlin Group Abstinence...

THURSDAY DECEMBER 31

Independent Lens Scenes from a Parish

Independent Lens Knocking

5:30pm Katie Brown

Charlie Rose

AFTERNOON

1:00pm

1:30pm

2:00pm

2:30pm

3:00pm

3:30pm

4:00pm

4:30pm

5:00pm

Big Big World

Barney

Caillou

Curious George

Fetch!

Cyberchase

Arthur

WordGirl

Electric Company AngelinaBallerina

Winemakers

Avec Eric

Rick Steves

Open Road

Victory Garden

Yankee Workshop Woodsmith Shop Moment/Luxury

/

create Mexico/One Plate Julia & Jacques

W RLD Scully/World

Closer to Truth NOVA What Darwin Never Knew

DAYTIME

M O R N I N G S

O N

Scientific American Frontiers

T V

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5:30pm

Charlie Rose

To get overnight schedules and complete listings, visit WXXI.org

w As this is a pledge month, there may be disruptions in the Daytime & Late Night Schedules.

WEEKDAYS 6:00

Global Voices Estilo Hip Hop

Biz Kid$ (Mon-Wed)|ATW (Thu/Fri)

6:30

Between the Lions

7:00

Arthur

SATURDAY Earth Revealed

SUNDAY Second Opinion

7:30

Sesame Street Martha Speaks

8:00

Curious George

Arthur

Thomas & Friends

8:30

Sid the Science Kid

Clifford the Big Red Dog

Bob the Builder

9:00

Super Why!

WordGirl

Make Way for Noddy

9:30

Dinosaur Train

Hometime

Clifford the Big Red Dog

This Old House

The Electric Company

Ask This Old House

Biz Kid$

10:00

Sesame Street 10:30

Sesame Street

11:00

Clifford the Big Red Dog

New Yankee Workshop

Religion & Ethics Newsweekly

11:30

WordWorld

Ciao Italy

Inside Washington

Noon

Super Why!

Lidia’s Italy

To the Contrary

12:30

Dragon Tales

Victory Garden

Need to Know

For Night Owls W E E K N I G H T S 11:00p Worldfocus 11:30p Charlie Rose 12:30a Tavis Smiley S A T U R D AY S 11:00p Dr. Who 12:00a Austin City Limits S U N D AY S 11:00p In the Life 12:00a Soundstage

SUNDAY DECEMBER 27 6:00pm

6:30pm

7:00pm

BBC World News New York Now

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EVENING

7:30pm

8:00pm

WordGirl

Rick Steves

NOW on PBS

McLaughlin Group Bill Moyers Journal

8:00pm

8:30pm

Martha Speaks

7:00pm

Super Why!

7:30pm

Curious George

Martha Speaks

Documenting the Face of America

TUESDAY DECEMBER 29 7:00pm

Super Why!

W RLD Virginia Lee Burton

7:30pm

/

6:30pm Super Why!

10:30pm

Rick Steves

This Old House

WordGirl

Rudy Maxa

Garden Smart

At Close Range with National Geo. Nature Drakensberg

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

8:00pm

10:00pm

8:30pm

9:00pm

9:30pm

10:30pm

NOVA What Darwin Never Knew

Independent Lens Scenes/Parish

Wishbone

Victory Garden

WordGirl

Rick Steves

OpenRoad

Virginia Lee Burton

Yankee Workshop

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

7:30pm

8:00pm

8:30pm

9:00pm

9:30pm

A Girl’s Life

P.O.V. Patti Smith: Dream of Life

Wishbone

Rick Steves

Curious George

Martha Speaks

WordGirl

Abstinence...

Independent Lens Scenes from a Parish

Equitrekking

Independent Lens Knocking

10:00pm

10:30pm

Garden Smart

Ask/Old House

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

EVENING

6:30pm

7:00pm

Super Why!

Curious George

W RLD Scientific American Frontiers

WEEKDAY

10:00pm

EVENING

7:30pm

8:00pm

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

/

9:30pm

Wishbone

American Masters Louisa May Alcott

THURSDAY DECEMBER 31

create Sid/Science Kid

9:00pm

Tour/Singer Castle

Millie Benson

7:00pm

W RLD Independent Lens Knocking

6:00pm

Global Voices Estilo Hip Hop

American Masters Louisa May Alcott

Martha Speaks

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer create Sid/Science Kid

Ask/Old House

Antiques Roadshow Jackpot!

Curious George

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 30 6:00pm

P. Allen Smith

EVENING

6:30pm

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

/

Equitrekking

EVENING

6:30pm

BBC World News Nightly Business NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

create Sid/Science Kid

10:30pm

Wishbone

MONDAY DECEMBER 28

6:00pm

10:00pm

Curious George

Washington Week Justice: What’s the Right Thing

W RLD Nature Drakensberg

9:30pm

Masterpiece Classic Cranford Pt.2 Poirot Minister Kidnapped...

W RLD WealthTrack

/

9:00pm

Nature Drakensberg

Super Why!

create Sid/Science Kid

8:30pm

OnStage James Moody

create Sid/Science Kid

6:00pm

FOR MORE HOLIDAY PROGRAMING, VISIT WXXI.ORG/HOLIDAY

9:00pm

9:30pm

10:00pm

10:30pm

American Masters Carol Burnett

Wishbone

Victory Garden

Martha Speaks

NOVA What Darwin Never Knew

M O R N I N G S

8:30pm

Live from Lincoln Center New York Philharmonic New Year’s Eve

O N

WordGirl

Rick Steves

OpenRoad

Scientific American Frontiers

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Yankee Workshop

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

C A B L E

4 3 3

6:00a

Sewing with Nancy (Mon. & Fri.) f Scheewe Art Workshop (Tues. & Thurs.) Lap Quilting with Georgia Bonesteel (Wed.)

10:00

Garden Smart (Mon. & Wed.) Victory Garden (Tues. & Thurs.) P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home (Fri.) f

6:30

Donna Dewberry Show (Mon. & Fri.) f Best of the Joy of Painting (Tues. & Thurs.) Gary Spetz’s Painting Wild Places (Wed.)

10:30

This Old House (Mon. & Fri.) f New Yankee Workshop (Tues. & Thurs.) Ask This Old House (Wed.)

7:00

Simply Ming (Mon. & Fri.) f Mexico: One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless (Tues. & Thurs.) Cook’s Country from America’s Test Kitchen (Wed.)

11:00

Hometime (Mon. & Fri.) f Woodswright’s Shop (Tue. & Thurs.) For Your Home (Wed.)

7:30

Lidia’s Italy (Mon., Wed., Fri.) f Julia and Jacques Cooking at Home (Tues. & Thurs.)

8:00

Spain...On the Road Again (Mon. & Fri. one hour long) f Nick Stellino Cooking (Tues. & Thurs.) Winemaker begins 12/10 Perfect Day (Wed.) Gourmet’s Adventures with Ruth begins 12/23

11:30

Cultivating Life (Mon. & Fri.) f Moment of Luxury (Tue. & Thurs.) Katie Brown Workshop (Wed.)

8:30

Spain...On the Road Again (Mon. & Fri. continued) f Avec Eric (Tues. & Thurs) New Scandinavian Cooking (Fri.) f

Noon

Sewing with Nancy (Mon. & Fri.) f Scheewe Art Workshop (Tues. & Thurs.) Lap Quilting/G. Bonesteel (Wed.) Knit & Crochet Today begins 12/16

9:00

Rick Steves’ Europe (Mon. - Fri) f

9:30

Rudy Maxa (Mon. & Fri.) f OpenRoad (Tues. & Thurs.) Equitrekking (Wed.)

12:30p Donna Dewberry Show (Mon. & Fri.) Best of the Joy of Painting (Tues. & Thurs.) Gary Spetz’s Painting Wild Places (Wed.)

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FRIDAY, DECEMBER 25TH WILL FEATURE VARIOUS HOLIDAY-THEMED PROGRAMS

AM1370 PROGRAMMING Monday-Friday 5:00

HD 91.5-2

Saturday

Sunday

Legislative Gazette/ Capital Connection

A World of Possibilities

Inside Europe

The State We’re In

Only a Game

Speaking of Faith

Weekend Edition with Scott Simon

Weekend Edition with Liane Hansen

Car Talk

Wait! Wait! Don’t Tell Me!

6:00 6:30 7:00 8:00

Morning Edition with Steve Inskeep and Renée Montagne

and local host Alex Crichton Also on WRUR FM 88.5, WJSL-FM 90.3 and WXXI-FM HD-2

and local host Jen Markham

9:00 10:00 11:00

The Diane Rehm Show 1.800.433.8850

and local host Brad Smith

Car Talk Whad’Ya Know?

NOON 1:00 2:00

1370 Connection

with Bob Smith 585.263.9994

Talk of the Nation

A Prairie Home Companion

A Season’s Griot

Marketplace Money Perspectives with Curt Smith

Whad’Ya Know? Radio Hour

Wilson (pictured) hosts this annual

1.800.989.TALK 3:00 4:00 5:00 6:00

The Tavis Smiley Show All Things Considered with Melissa Block, Michele Norris, and Robert Siegel and local host Rachel Ward

Also on WRUR FM 88.5, WJSL-FM 90.3, and WXXI-FM HD-2

The Splendid Table Living on Earth

All Things Considered with Debbie Elliott

All Things Considered with Debbie Elliott

Latino USA This American Life

6:30

Marketplace

7:00

Fresh Air

8:00

Tell Me More

9:00

Monday tuesday wednesday thursday friday

Need to Know Mostly Jazz with Tom Hampson

Wait! Wait! Don’t Tell Me Perspectives w/ Curt Smith Car Talk This American Life Splendid Table

10:00

Acclaimed storyteller Madafo Lloyd

Marian McPartland’s Piano Jazz

one-hour special that captures the tales and traditions of African-American and African peoples. Featuring stories told to, for and about children, it presents traditional and original works of poetry, music and prose that speak to the institution of family. With folktale, song and poetry, Wilson and friends put

On the Media Technation

the spotlight on youth: love for them, responsibility to them, and ways adults can sometimes not see them. Favorite features also return, including the show’s

Riverwalk Jazz

The Changing World

poet laureate, Beverly Fields Burnette, who delights all with an original

Jazz from Lincoln Center

1370 Forum

Weekend Radio

Le Show

composition.

1370 Connection 11:00 Mid. to 5a

BBC World Service

BBC World Service

BBC World Service

A Season’s Griot airs Sunday, December 27 at 10 p.m., and Friday, January 1 at 1 p.m. and 11 p.m.

1370 Connection Forums & AM 1370 Specials America Abroad, Marketplace Presents: The Climate Race airs Sunday, December 6 at 10 p.m. As the scientific questions over climate change settle, the fight over the globe’s economic transformation is only just beginning. How are the realities of climate change already altering our world? Hanukkah Lights airs Sunday, December 13 at 10 p.m., and Tuesday, December 15 at 1 p.m. and 10 p.m. A perennial NPR favorite for nearly two decades, acclaimed authors explore Hanukkah stories written expressly for Hanukkah Lights. Hosted by NPR’s Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz.

Jazz Piano Christmas XX airs Saturday, December 19 at 8 p.m. Hear solo performances and duo combos playing original interpretations of our favorite holiday classics. Artists include Dr. Billy Taylor, Ramsey Lewis, Patricia Barber, Eldar, and Robert Glasper. Felix Contreas hosts. Tinsel Tales: NPR Christmas Favorites airs Sunday, December 20 at 10 p.m., and Thursday, December 24 at 1 p.m. and 10 p.m. Featuring stories from the NPR archives that touch on the meaning of Christmas, guests David Sedaris, Bailey White, John Henry Faulk and others tell stories of the season. Jonathan Winters’ A Christmas Carol airs Thursday, December 24 at 1 pm and 11 pm Master comedian Jonathan Winters presents a distinctive reading of Dickens’ holiday classic.

CLASSICAL 91.5 PROGRAMMING Monday-Friday 6:00 7:00 8:00

Morning Show

Saturday

Sunday

Classical 24

Classical Music

Cadenza with Chris Van Hof

Performance Today with Fred Child

Classical Music with Julia Figueras

1:00

Live From Hochstein with Chris Van Hof (Wednesdays at 12:10 p.m.)

Sunday Baroque Classical Music

with Marianne Carberry

with Mindy Ratner

3:00

Classical Music

Houston Opera/ Metropolitan Opera (start and end times vary)

From the Top

6:00

8:00 9:00

Holiday Specials Exploring Music

A Prairie Home Companion

with Bill McGlaughlin

Syndicated Orchestral Series

Pipedreams Echoes Hearts of Space

Classical Music from PRI

(Echoes Fridays, 10 pm -12 am) Mid+

Classical Music

with Scott Blankenship

An Evensong Celebration of the Life of Richard Gladwell airs Sun., Dec. 6 at 6 p.m. Choirs from nine local churches, the Rochester Oratorio Society, Madrigalia, and the Emerald Brass Quintet joined together to pay tribute to Richard Gladwell. The complete order of the service can be found at WXXI.org/whv.

Weekend Music Series Saturdays at 1 pm – Houston Opera (12/5) Met Opera (12/12-26) 12/5 Rossini: La Cenerentola (in Italian) 12/12 (12:30) Puccini: Il Trittico 12/19 Offenbach: Les Contes D’Hoffmann (HD Theater simulcast) 12/26 Strauss: Elektra

With Heart & Voice

Thistle & Shamrock

(see below)

10:00 11:00

New York Philharmonic

with Chris Van Hof

5:00

7:00

Saint Paul Sunday Classical Music

2:00

4:00

With Heart and Voice

Fascinatin’ Rhythm w/ Michael Lasser

10:00

Noon

with John Andres

with Brenda Tremblay

9:00

11:00

HD 91.5-1

Music of the 21st Century with Chris Hickey

Classical Music

with Scott Blankenship

Sundays at 3 pm – New York Philharmonic 12/6 Liszt: Les Préludes Elgar: In the South Prokofiev: Selections from Romeo & Juliet 12/13 Honegger: Symphony No.2 for String Orchestra and Trumpet Beethoven: Symphony No. 3, Eroica 12/20 Bartók: Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta Ravel: Piano Concerto Debussy: La Mer 12/27 Handel: Messiah

Classical 91.5 Syndicated Orchestral Series at 8:00 p.m. Mondays – San Francisco Symphony Orchestra 12/7 Haydn: Te Deum for the Empress Maria Theresa; Symphony No. 100, Military; Mass in Time of War 12/14 Tchaikovsky/arr. Stravinsky: Bluebird Pas de Deux from The Sleeping Beauty Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No. 1 Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances 12/28 Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2; Symphony No. 4 Tuesdays – The Freeway Series 12/1 Saint-Saëns: Fantaisie for Violin & Harp Kodály: Duo for Violin & Cello Mozart: String Quartet, Hunt 12/8 Jolivet: Song of Linus Boulez: Memorial Stravinsky: Octet Debussy: Sacred & Profane Dances Dukas: from La Peri Messiaen: O Sacrum Convivium; of the Celestial City Daniel-Lesur: Song of Songs 12/15 Mozart: Oboe Quartet Barber: String Quartet Boccherini: Oboe Quintet Schubert: String Quartet, Death and the Maiden 12/29 Chin: Romance for Cello and Orchestra Gulda: Cello Concerto (1980) Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 Wednesdays – Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra 12/2 Weill: Kleine Dreigroschenmusik, Little Threepenny Music Bruckner: Symphony No. 6

12/9 Beethoven: Symphony No. 6, Pastoral Antheil: A Jazz Symphony Stravinsky: Le Sacre du Printemps 12/16 Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto No. 1 Roy Harris: Symphony No. 3 12/23 (9:00pm) Beethoven: Symphony No. 3, Eroica Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 1; Overture to Don Giovanni 12/30 R. Strauss: Serenade; Metamorphosen, A Study for 23 Solo Strings Holst: The Planets Thursdays – BP Chicago Symphony Orchestra 12/3 Bernstein: Overture to Candide; Serenade, after Plato’s Symposium Barber: Knoxville: Summer of 1915 Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra Bernstein: Divertimento for Orchestra 12/10 Verdi: Ave Maria, Laudi alla Vergine Maria and Te Deum from Four Sacred Pieces Mahler: Symphony No. 2, Resurrection 12/17 Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No. 1 Rouse: Rapture Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1, Winter Daydreams; Excerpts from The Nutcracker 12/31 Dvorák: Symphony No. 3; Violin Concerto; Symphony No. 7

Fridays – APM Symphony Cast 12/4 Schuman: Symphony No. 3 Glazunov: Violin Concerto Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet FantasyOverture 12/11 Stravinsky: The Song of the Nightingale Crusell: Clarinet Concerto No. 2 Strauss: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier 12/18 Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 Berlioz: La mort de Cléopâtre Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique 12/25 Bach: Christmas Oratorio (Cantatas 1-3) Classical 91.5 brings you many holiday specials in December. Here are just a few: 12/6 at 1 p.m. RPO Holiday Pops 2008 12/9 at 12:10 p.m. Live from Hochstein: A Cup of Good Cheer with Madrigalia 12/14 at 12 p.m. Chanukah in Story and Song 12/16 at 12 p.m. Happy Joyous Chanukah 12/25 at 4 p.m. RPO Messiah 2008 12/24 at 10 a.m. Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols 12/31 at 10 p.m. A Night of Smiles with Mordecai Lipshutz For a complete holiday list, visit WXXI.org/holiday

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