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Key: M=Monday; T=Tuesday; W=Wednesday; TH=Thursday; F=Friday; S=Saturday; SU=Sunday; M-F=Monday through Friday; PMT=preempted

Airtimes of one-time-only specials are indicated by day and date; ongoing series by day-of-week only. Dates that a series is preempted (PMT) are indicated in parentheses.

October 2020 | 0-9 - A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z

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A

The Age of Nature – 10 pm W (begins 10/14); 3 am TH (begins 10/15)

Amanpour and Company – 11 pm M-F (PMT 10/15); 4 am T-S

America’s Heartland – 5 pm S

America’s Test Kitchen 20th Anniversary Special – 9 pm F 10/30; 2 am S 10/31

America’s Test Kitchen from Cook’s Illustrated – 3 pm F; 4 pm S

American Masters – 8:30 pm S 10/3; 12:30 am SU 10/4; 9 pm F 10/9 & 10/23; 2 am S 10/10 & 10/24; 9 pm T 10/20; 2 am W 10/21; 5 pm SU 10/25

Antiques Roadshow – 8 pm M; 1 am T; 2 pm S

Antiques Roadshow Recut – 9 pm M 10/26; 2 am T 10/27

Around Akron with Blue Green – 2:30 pm SU 10/4; 5:30 am SU 10/11; 4:30 pm S 10/17; 5:30 am SU 10/18; 10 pm M 10/19; 3 am T 10/20; 10:30 pm F 10/23; 3:30 am S 10/24; 4:30 am SU 10/25; 3 pm W 10/28; 5 pm F 10/30

Arthur – 6:30 am SU-F

Arthur and the Haunted Tree House – 6 am W 10/14 & F 10/30

Ask This Old House – noon S; 10 am SU; 3:30 pm T

Austin City Limits – 11 pm SU; 4 am M



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B

Barakan Discovers Tokyo – 5 pm F 10/2

BBC World News – 6 pm & 6:30 pm M-F; midnight T-S

Beads, Baubles and Jewels – 4 pm TH

The Best of the Joy of Painting – 9 am S

The Best of Sewing with Nancy – 3 pm TH

The Book Makers – 5 am SU 10/25



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C

The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot about Halloween! – 1:30 pm T 10/20; 8 am F 10/30

A Chef’s Life: The Final Harvest – 12:30 pm S 10/3

Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television – 4 pm M; 10:30 am S

Classic Albums, John Lennon—Plastic Ono Band – 8:30 pm S 10/10; 12:30 am SU 10/11

Clifford the Big Red Dog – 12:30 pm M-F

Craft in America – 5 pm TH (ends 10/1)

COBRA – 10 pm SU; 3 am M

Cook’s Country – 3:30 pm F

Curious George – 9 am M-F

Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest – 10 am TH 10/22; 8:30 am & 2 pm T 10/27; 9 am F 10/30

Cyberchase – 8 am SU



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D

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood – 9:30 am M-F (PMT 10/30); 10 am M-F (PMT 10/22)

Death in Paradise – 10 pm S; 2 am SU

Democracy Now – 5 am M-F

Dinosaur Train – noon M-F

Driven to Abstraction – 4:30 am SU 10/4

Driving While Black – 9 pm T 10/13; 2 am W 10/14



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E

Elinor Wonders Why – 10:30 am M-F (PMT 10/22); 1:30 pm M-F (PMT 10/20)



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F

Father Brown – 8 pm TH; 1 am F; 3 pm SU

Finding Your Roots – 8 pm T 10/13 & 10/20; 1 am W 10/14 & 10/21; 1 pm S 10/17 & 10/24; 4:30 am SU 10/18

Firing Line with Margaret Hoover – 6:30 pm SU

Fishing Behind the Lines – 8 am S

Fit 2 Stitch – 6:30 am S (ends 10/3)

Food—Delicious Science – 5 pm T 10/13-10/27

Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting – 3:30 pm TH

Frontline – 10 pm T 10/6 & 10/20; 3 am W 10/7 & 10/21; 9 pm T 10/27; 2 am W 10/28



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G

Garden Smart – 7 am S

Generation Nation: A PBS American Portrait Story – 9:30 pm M 10/26; 2:30 am T 10/27

The Great British Baking Show – 3 pm M; 6 pm S

Great Lakes Now – 10:30 pm M 10/19; 3:30 am T 10/20; 5:30 pm F 10/30

Great Performances, Grammy Salute to Music Legends – 9 pm F 10/16; 2 am S 10/17

Growing a Greener World – 12:30 pm S (begins 10/17)



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H

Hacking Your Mind – 3 am TH (ends 10/1); 5 pm T (ends 10/6)

Hero Elementary – 2 pm M-F (PMT 10/20 & 10/27)

The Hispanic Heritage Awards – 8 pm T 10/6; 1 am W 10/7

Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef – 4:30 pm S (ends 10/10)



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I

Independent Lens – 11 pm S 10/24 & 10/31; 3 am SU 10/25

Islands of Wonder – 1 am TH (ends 10/1); noon SU (ends 10/4)

It’s Sew Easy – 6:30 am S (begins 10/10)



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J

J Schwanke’s Life in Bloom – 4:30 pm TH; 1:30 pm S (ends 10/10)

Jamie’s Quick and Easy Food – 3 pm S

Julia Louis-Dreyfus: The Mark Twain Prize – 9 pm F 10/2; 2 am S 10/3



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K

Keeping Up Appearances – 8 pm S

Kevin Belton’s New Orleans Kitchen – 4:30 pm F

Kitchen Queens: New Orleans – 10 am S



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L

Last Tango in Halifax – 8 pm SU (ends 10/11); 1 am M (ends 10/12); 10 pm TH (PMT 10/15); 11 pm TH 10/15; 3 am F (ends 10/9)

Latino Vote: Dispatches from the Battleground – 9 pm T 10/6; 2 am W 10/7

The Laura Flanders Show – 12:30 am T

The Lawrence Welk Show – 7 pm S

Legacy List with Matt Paxton – 5 pm TH (begins 10/15)

Legends of Airpower – 8:30 am S; 9:30 am SU

Let’s Go Luna – 8 am M-F (PMT 10/12, 10/28 & 10/30)

Lidia Celebrates America – 10 pm F 10/30; 3 am S 10/31

Lidia’s Kitchen – 4 pm F

Life on the Line – 5 am S (ends 10/24)

Lucy Worsley’s Royal Myths & Secrets – 1 pm SU



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M

Make48 – 11 am SU; 4 pm T

Masterpiece, Flesh and Blood – 9 pm SU; 2 am M

Midsomer Murders – 8:30 pm & 9:10 pm S (begins 10/17); 12:30 am & 1:10 am SU (begins 10/18)

Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood – 6 am SU

Molly of Denali – 7 am SU-F (PMT 10/30)

MotorWeek – 7:30 am S; 11:30 am SU; 4:30 pm T



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N

Nature – 8 pm W; 1 am TH; noon SU 8/23 (PMT 10/4)

New Tricks – 9 pm TH (PMT 10/15 & 10/22); 2 am F (PMT 10/16 & 10/23); 7 pm SU; midnight M

Nicholas and Alexandra: The Letters – 10 pm M 10/5 & 10/12; 3 am T 10/6 & 10/13

Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen – 3:30 pm S

No Passport Required – 5 pm M

Not Done: Women Remaking America – 8 pm T 10/27; 1 am W 10/28

Nova 9 pm W (PMT 10/7); 2 am TH (PMT 10/8)



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O

Odd Squad – 2:30 pm M-F (PMT 10/12 & 10/27)

Open Mind – 12:30 am F

Outback Rabbis – 4 pm SU 10/25; 10 pm TH 10/29; 3 am F 10/30

Overheard with Evan Smith – 12:30 am W



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P

P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home – 9 am SU

Paint This with Jerry Yarnell – 9:30 am S

Pati’s Mexican Table – 4:30 pm M; 4:30 pm S (begins 10/24)

Pinkalicious & Peterrific – 11:30 am M-F

PBS Kids Talk About: Race and Racism – 8 am & 2:30 pm M 10/12; 11 am F 10/16

PBS NewsHour – 7 pm M-F

PBS NewsHour Debates 2020, Presidential Debates – 9 pm TH 10/15 & 10/22; 2 am F 10/16 & 10/23

PBS NewsHour Debates 2020, Vice Presidential Debates – 9 pm W 10/7; 2 am TH 10/8

PBS NewsHour Weekend – 5:30 pm S

Poland: The Royal Tour – 5 pm W 10/21

POV – 11 pm S 10/3-10/17; 3 am SU 10/4-10/18

POV Shorts, Earthrise – 10:30 pm F 10/2; 3:30 am S 10/3



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Q

Quilting Arts – 6 am S



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R

Ready Jet Go! – 6 am M-F (PMT 10/14 & 10/30)

Real Rail Adventures – 5 pm W 10/14 & 10/28

Rick Steves Egypt: Yesterday and Today – 5 pm W 10/7; 12:30 pm S 10/10

Rick Steves’ Europe – 2 pm SU; 4:30 pm W

Roads to Recovery: Overdose and Brain Injury – 5 am S 10/31

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History – 4 pm SU (ends 10/18)



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S

Samantha Brown’s Places to Love – 4 pm W

SciGirls – 8:30 am SU

Seeing Canada – 3:30 pm W (begins 10/28)

Seeing the USA – 3 pm W (ends 10/21)

Sesame Street – 11 am M-F (PMT 10/16); 1 pm M-F

The State of Ohio – 12:30 am S

Streit’s: Matzo and the American Dream – 10 pm M 10/26; 3 am T 10/27; 1 pm S 10/31

Studio C Sessions – 8:30 pm F (PMT 10/30); 1:30 am S (PMT 10/31)



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T

Taste the Florida Keys with Chef Michelle Bernstein – 5 pm TH 10/8

Tell Me More with Kelly Corrigan – 9 pm M 10/5-10/19; 2 am T 10/6-10/20; 5 pm F 10/9-10/23

This Is America & The World – 12:30 am TH

This Old House – 11:30 am S; 10:30 am SU; 3 pm T

Travel Destinations with Peter Greenberg – 3:30 pm W (ends 10/21)

Travels with Darley – 2:30 pm SU (PMT 10/4)

The Trouble with Maggie Cole – 8 pm SU (begins 10/18); 1 am SU (begins 10/19)



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U

Urban Conversion – 11 am S



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V

W

Washington Week – 8 pm F; 1 am S; 6 pm SU

Washington Week—2020 Election Special – 8 pm F 10/30; 1 am S 10/31

Wild Kratts – 7:30 am SU-F

Wild Kratts: Creepy Creatures – 7:30 am W 10/28; 7 am F 10/30

William Allen White: What’s the Matter with Kansas – 4:30 am SU 10/11



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X

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum – 8:30 am M-F (PMT 10/27 & 10/30)



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Y

Yoga in Practice – 5:30 am S



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Z