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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.

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A

Agatha Christie’s England – 7 pm SU 4/4; midnight M 4/5; 5 pm W 4/7

Amanpour and Company – 11 pm M-F (PMT 4/5-4/7 & 4/13); 11:30 pm T 4/13; 4 am T-S (PMT 4/14)

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

American Experience, American Oz – 9 pm M 4/19; 2 am T 4/20

American Experience, Ruby Ridge – 9 pm T 4/13; 2 am W 4/14

American Masters, Never Too Late: The Doc Severinsen Story – 9 pm F 4/2; 2 am S 4/3

American Masters, Oliver Sacks: His Own Life – 9 pm F 4/9; 2 am S 4/10

Antiques Roadshow – 8 pm M (PMT 4/5); 1 am T (PMT 4/6); 2 pm S (PMT 4/10 & 4/17)

Arctic Quest – 5 pm TH 4/8; noon SU 4/11

Around Akron with Blue Green – 12:30 am TH 4/1; 5:30 pm F 4/2; 6:30 pm S 4/10; 2 pm S 4/17; 5 pm M 4/19; 6:30 pm S 4/24

The Art of Aging Well – 6:30 pm S 4/17

Arthur – 6:30 am SU-F

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

Austin City Limits – 11 pm SU; 4 am M



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B

Baba Wain: A Musical Note in the Key of Beauty – 5:30 pm TH 4/15

The Battle for the Right to Vote – 5 pm F 4/2

BBC World News – 6 pm & 6:30 pm M-F (PMT 4/29); midnight T-S (PMT 4/14)

The Best of the Joy of Painting – 9 am S

The Best of Sewing with Nancy – 3 pm TH

Beyond the Canvas, The Greats – 10:30 pm F 4/2 & 4/16; 3:30 am S 4/3 & 4/17

Beyond Your Backyard – 3 pm W

Billy Connolly’s Great American Trail – 10 pm TH 4/8, 4/15 & 4/29; 3 am F 4/9, 4/16 & 4/30; 7 pm SU 4/11-4/25; midnight M 4/12-4/26

Burt Wolf: Travels and Traditions – 2:30 pm SU



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C

Charlie’s Place – 2:30 pm S 4/17

Christina Cooks: Back to the Cutting Board – 3:30 pm F (begins 4/9)

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

Ciao Italia – 3:30 pm S (begins 4/10)

Clifford the Big Red Dog – 12:30 pm M-F (PMT 4/12 & 4/14)

Climate Change—The Facts – 2 am TH 4/1

A Craftsman’s Legacy – 4 pm T; 12:30 pm S (begins 4/10)

Critical Care: America vs. the World—PBS NewsHour Presents – 10 pm W 4/21; 3 am TH 4/22

Curious Crew – 8:30 am SU (begins 4/11)

Curious George – 9 am M-F (PMT 4/12 & 4/16)

Curious George Swings into Spring – 8 am & 1:30 pm M 4/12; 7 am F 4/16

Cyberchase – 8 am SU



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D

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood – 9:30 am & 10 am M-F (PMT 4/12)

Death in Paradise – 10 pm S; 2:30 am SU

Democracy Now – 5 am M-F

Dinosaur Train – noon M-F (PMT 4/12 & 4/14)

Dinosaur Train: Adventure Island – 9 am & noon M 4/12; noon W 4/14; 8 am F 4/16



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E

Elinor Wonders Why – 10:30 am M-F; 1:30 pm M-F (PMT 4/12)

An Evening with Andrew Young – 5 pm T 4/27

An Evening with Quincy Jones – 5 pm T 4/6

Extinction: The Facts – 1 am TH 4/1; noon SU 4/4



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F

Fauci: Virus Hunter – 5 pm M 4/12

Field Trip with Curtis Stone – 11 am S (ends 4/10)

Finding Your Roots – 8 pm T (PMT 4/6); 1 am W (PMT 4/7); 1 pm S; 2 pm S 4/10

Firing Line with Margaret Hoover – 6:30 pm SU

Fit 2 Stitch – 6:30 am S

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

Food Flirts – 4:30 pm TH (ends 4/22)

Forum 360 – 5 pm & 5:30 pm M 4/5

Frontline, American Insurrection – 10 pm T 4/13; 3 am W 4/14

Frontline, The Virus that Shook the World – 9 pm M 4/26 & 10 pm T 4/27; 2 am T 4/27 & 3 am W 4/28; 5 pm TH 4/29 & F 4/30



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G

Garden Smart – 7 am S

The Great British Baking Show – 3 pm M; 6 pm S (ends 4/3)

Great Lakes Now – 10:30 pm M 4/12; 3:30 am T 4/13; 4:30 am W 4/14; 5 pm TH 4/15

Great Performances – 9 pm F 4/16 & 4/23; 2 am S 4/17 & 4/24

Greta Thunberg: A Year to Change the World – 8 pm–11 pm TH 4/22; 1 am–4 am F 4/23; 8 pm W (begins 4/28); 1 am TH (begins 4/29)

Growing a Greener World – 12:30 pm S (ends 4/3)



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H

Hank Locklin: Country Music’s Timeless Tenor – 5 am SU 4/11

Hemingway – 8 pm & 10 pm M 4/5-W 4/7; 2 am T 4/6-TH 4/8

Hero Elementary – 2 pm M-F (PMT 4/12)

History Detectives – 8 am S

How to Cook Well with Rory O’Connell – 3 pm S



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I

Independent Lens – 11 pm S; 3:30 am SU

International Jazz Day – 9 pm F 4/30



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J

J Schwanke’s Life in Bloom – 9:30 am SU

Jane Austen: Behind Closed Doors – 8 pm TH 4/29; 1 am F 4/30

Jazz – 4 pm SU

Jazz Ambassadors: United States Army Field Band – 3 pm SU 4/4

Joanne Weir’s Plates and Places – 11 am S (begins 4/17)



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K

Keeping Up Appearances – 8 pm S

Ken Nordine: Video for the Ear – 10 pm M 4/12; 3 am T 4/13

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

Kitchen Queens: New Orleans – 10 am S



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L

The Laura Flanders Show – 12:30 am T

The Lawrence Welk Show – 7 pm S

Let’s Go Luna – 8 am M-F (PMT 4/12 & 4/16)

Lidia’s Kitchen – 4 pm F

Life in Synchro – 5 am SU 4/4; 1 am TH 4/8

Lucy Worsley’s Royal Myths & Secrets – 8 pm TH 4/1-4/15; 1 am 4/2-4/16



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M

Make It Artsy – 4 pm TH

Make48 – 11 am SU

Masterpiece, Atlantic Crossing – 9 pm SU; 2 am M

Masterpiece, Endeavour – 8:30 pm S (begins 4/17); 1 am SU (begins 4/18)

Masterpiece, Victoria – 9 pm TH (PMT 4/22); 2 am F (PMT 4/23)

Masterpiece, World on Fire – 10 pm SU; 3 am M

Midsomer Murders – 8:30 pm & 9:10 pm S (ends 4/10); 1 am & 1:40 am SU (ends 4/11)

Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood – 6 am SU

Molly of Denali – 7 am SU-F (PMT 4/16)

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

Moveable Feast with Relish – 3:30 pm F (ends 4/2)

My Grandparents’ War – 8 pm SU; 1 am M



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N

Nature – 8 pm W (PMT 4/7 & 4/28); 1 am TH (PMT 4/8 & 4/29); noon SU (PMT 4/4 & 4/11)

Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen – 3:30 pm S (ends 4/3)

A Night with Mayor Sylvester Turner – 5 pm T 4/13

A Night with Warren Washington – 5 pm T 4/20

Nova – 9 pm W (PMT 4/7 & 4/28); 3 am TH 4/1; 2 am TH 4/15-4/22; 5 pm M 4/26



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O

Odd Squad – 2:30 pm M-F

Open Mind – 12:30 am F

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

PBS NewsHour – 7 pm M-F

PBS NewsHour Live Coverage of President Biden's Address to Congress – 9 pm W 4/28 

PBS NewsHour Weekend – 5:30 pm S

Philly D.A. – 9 pm T (begins 4/20); 2 am W (begins 4/21)

Pinkalicious & Peterrific – 11:30 am M-F

Prince Philip: For Queen and Country – 9 pm M 4/12; 2 am T 4/13

Prince Philip: A Royal Life—A PBS NewsHour Special – 5 pm F 4/16

Poland: The Royal Tour – 1 am W 4/7



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Q

Quilting Arts – 6 am S



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R

Ready Jet Go! – 6 am M-F

Reel Rail Adventures: Swiss International Hubs – 1 am T 4/6

Reimagining a Buffalo Landmark – 5:30 pm M 4/19

Rick Steves’ Europe – 2 pm SU; 4 pm W

Rick Steves Holy Land: Israelis and Palestinians Today – 1 pm SU 4/4

Rick Steves Iran – 1 pm SU 4/11

Rick Steves Rome – 1 pm SU 4/18

Rick Steves Symphonic Journey – 1 pm SU 4/25; 2 am TH 4/29



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S

Samantha Brown’s Places to Love – 4:30 pm W

SciGirls – 8:30 am SU (ends 4/4)

Séances and Slot Machines: The Story of Brady Lake Park – 5 pm TH 4/1

Secrets of the Six Wives – 3 pm SU 4/11-4/25; 5 pm W 4/14-4/28

Sesame Street – 11 am M-F; 1 pm M-F (PMT 4/12 & 4/14)

Start Up – 5 pm S

The State of Ohio – 12:30 am S

Studio C Sessions – 8:30 pm F; 1:30 am S



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T

This Is America & The World – 12:30 am TH (PMT 4/1)

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

Tim Farmer’s Country Kitchen – 4:30 pm TH (begins 4/29)

To Dine For with Kate Sullivan – 3:30 pm W



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U

Understanding the Opioid Epidemic – 5 pm F 4/23

Untamed – 5 am S



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V

Variety Studio: Actors on Actors – 12:30 am SU; 6 pm S (begins 4/10)

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W

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

We Knew What We Had: The Greatest Jazz Story Never Told – 5 pm TH 4/22

When My Time Comes – 5 pm F 4/9

Wild Kratts – 7:30 am SU-F (PMT 4/16)

William Allen White: What’s the Matters with Kansas? – 5 am SU 4/25; 3 am TH 4/29

The World Is My Country – 5 am SU 4/18



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X

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum – 8:30 am M-F (PMT 4/12 & 4/16)

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Y

Yoga in Practice – 5:30 am S



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Z