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Monday, May 20, 2019
Wrestle
 

Full Monday Schedule

SOCIAL STUDIES
INDEPENDENT LENS Wrestle 10-11:30 pm NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
Meet four Alabama high school wrestlers facing challenges on and off the mat.  Preview  Additional Airs

10 HOMES THAT CHANGED AMERICA - 10:30-11:30 pm NH CREATE CH. 11.4 / 959
Thomas Jefferson's Monticello, Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater, the pueblos of Taos, and the tenements of 19th-century New York. View   Additional Airs

KIDS
WILD KRATTS - Search of the Florida Panther 7:30-8 am NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
The gang gets an alert about an injured endangered Florida Panther . Other Online Episodes   Additional Airs

PBS LEARNING MEDIA - Exploring Monticello
NHPBS VIDEO - PBS NEWSHOUR - Unearthing Sally Hemings' legacy at Monticello

On This Date
Eliza Doolittle Day, Weights & Measures Day
1927 - Charles Lindbergh takes off from Long Island, NY in attempt to be 1st person to fly solo across Atlantic
1932 - Amelia Earhart takes off from Newfoundland in attempt to be 1st women to fly solo across Atlantic
1961 - White mob attacks busload of "Freedom Riders" in Montgomery, Alabama
1993 - Final episode of Cheers airs
Birthdays
1768 - First Lady Dolley Madison
1908 - Actor James Stewart

 

 

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Emma Goldman
 

Full Tuesday Schedule
TUESDAY HIGHLIGHTS

SOCIAL STUDIES
AMERICA REFRAMED Who Is Arthur Chu? 8-9:30 pm NH WORLD CH. 11.3 / 956
11-time Jeopardy! winner Arthur Chu, in an effort to put his 15 minutes of TV fame to good use, addresses topics such as racism and sexism particularly in gaming culture, his posture debunks the "model" Asian American stereotype. Preview  Additional Airs

AMERICAN EXPERIENCE - Emma Goldman 9-10 pm NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
For nearly half a century, Russian emigrant Emma Goldman was the most controversial woman in America, taunting the mainstream with her fervent attacks on government, big business, and war.  Preview  Additional Airs

FRONTLINE - Supreme Revenge 10-11 pm NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
Inside the no-holds-barred war for control of the Supreme Court. Preview  Additional Airs

SOCIAL STUDIES/SCIENCE/STEM
10 MODERN MARVELS THAT CHANGED AMERICA - 8-9 pm NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
10 engineering feats that made our nation possible: from the Erie Canal and Eads Bridge, to the Holland Tunnel and Hoover Dam. View   Additional Airs

KIDS
SPLASH AND BUBBLES -
Clubhouse Clash/Raise The Reef 11:30 am - Noon NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802Splash discovers the majority of things around him on the reef are actually living creatures. Other Online Episodes   Additional Airs

PBS LEARNING MEDIA -
The Supreme Court
NHPBS VIDEO - AMERICA FROM SCRATCH - Should we elect our Supreme Court Justices?

ON THIS DATE
National Wait Staff Day

1881 - Clara Barton founds American Red Cross
1927 - Charles A. Lindbergh lands his Spirit of St. Louis near Paris
1980 - The Empire Strikes Back released
Birthdays
1688 - British poet Alexander Pope
1844 - French painter Henri Rousseau
1904 - Musician Fats Waller

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Lost Viking Army
 

Full Wednesday Schedule
WEDNESDAY HIGHLIGHTS

SOCIAL STUDIES
FRONTLINE - Abacus: Small Enough to Jail 6-7:30 pm NH WORLD CH. 11.3 / 956
Hear the little-known story of the only U.S. bank prosecuted after the financial crisis. View  Additional Airs

SCIENCE/SOCIAL STUDIES
NATURE - Equus: Story Of The Horse: Chasing the Wind 8-9 pm NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
At the speed of a horse, our ancestors conquered distances and built empires. View  Additional Airs

NOVA - Lost Viking Army 9-10 pm NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
Bioarchaeologists investigate a ninth-century mass grave in a rural English village. Preview  Additional Airs

BREAKTHROUGH: THE IDEAS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD - The Smartphone 10-11 pm NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
Dial in to the fascinating history of the smartphone, from its roots in Morse Code to 2007, when Apple unveiled the first-ever iPhone. Preview  Additional Airs

KIDS
Let's Go Luna - Lullaby For Baby Vlad/Space Is The Place 9-9:30 am NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
The gang is in Moscow. Other Online Episodes  Additional Airs

PBS LEARNING MEDIA -
The Vikings! | Crash Course World History
NHPBS VIDEO - SOUND FIELD - The Metal Scream: From Nordic Vikings to Black Sabbath

ON THIS DATE
Sherlock Holmes Day
1992 - Johnny Carson hosts his last Tonight Show
Birthdays
1844 - Artist Mary Cassatt 
1859 - Author Arthur Conan Doyle

 

Thursday, May 23, 2019
Sinking cities
 

Full Thursday Schedule
THURSDAY HIGHLIGHTS

SCIENCE/SOCIAL STUDIES
SINKING CITIES - Miami 6-7 pm NH WORLD CH. 11.3 / 956
Discover how engineers and planners might protect Miami from rising seas and violent storms. View  Additional Airs

SOCIAL STUDIES
KING GEORGE VI: THE MAN BEHIND THE KING'S SPEECH 9-10 pm NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
 The true story of a man who never wished to be the King of England, but overcame his personal limitations to save a nation .
Additional Airs

KIDS
NATURE CAT -
Runaway Pumpkin/Lady Bug Tough 8-8:30 am NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802  
Tiny little aphids are eating the roses. Other Online Episodes  Additional Airs

PBS LEARNING MEDIA -
Tour of the Universe
NHPBS VIDEO - DEEP LOOK - The Ladybug Love-In: A Valentine's Special

ON THIS DATE

National Taffy Day, World Turtle Day
1430 - Joan or Arc captured
1969 - The Who's rock opera album, Tommy released
Birthdays
1707 - Swedish botanist Carolus Linnaeus
1824 - Union general Ambrose Burnside
1910 - Children's author Margaret Wise Brown

 

 

Friday, May 24, 2019
And Then They Came for Us
 

Full Friday Schedule
FRIDAY HIGHLIGHTS

SOCIAL STUDIES
AND THEN THEY CAME FOR US - 6-7 pm NH WORLD CH. 11.3 / 956
The registration and incarceration of 120,000 Japanese Americans during WWII was one of the worst violations of constitutional rights in American history. Preview Additional Airs

THE ARTS
SING THAT THING - Episode Six 8-8:30 pm NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
Preview Additional Airs

LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER - Megan Hilty In Concert 9-10 pm NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
Tony-nominated star of Wicked, 9 to 5: The Musical, Noises Off for a concert special of musical theater favorites and classic standards.. Preview Additional Airs

LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER - Sutton Foster In Concert 10-11 pm NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
Two-time Tony winner Sutton Foster brings her irresistible talent and effusive charm to the intimate Appel Room for a special night with a special guest, two-time Tony nominee Jonathan Groff. Preview Additional Airs

KIDS
READY JET GO -
Moon Circus/Every Day Is Earth Day 7-7:30 am NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
Earth's gravity makes it hard to perform their circus stunts so the gang goes to the Moon. Additional Airs

PBS LEARNING MEDIA - Japanese Internment Camps - Teaching with Primary Sources
NHPBS VIDEO -MOMENTS IN TIME - Remembering the Santa Fe Japanese Internment Camp

ON THIS DATE

International Tiara Day
1883 - Brooklyn Bridge opens to traffic
Birthdays
1819 - Queen Victoria
1941 - Bob Dylan

 

 

Saturday, May 25, 2019
High School Quiz show
 

Full Saturday Schedule
SATURDAY HIGHLIGHTS

EDUCATION
HIGH SCHOOL QUIZ SHOW INVITATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP GAME
Massachusetts/Rhode Island vs winner of Maine/ NH game
6-6:30 pm NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
Plymouth Regional High School will represent NH if they make if to the final game.
.Additional Airs

THE ARTS
AMERICAN MASTERS - The Highwaymen 9-10 pm NHPBS EXPLORE CH. 11 / 11.2 / 801
Discover the story behind the pioneering outlaw country music supergroup that featured Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson. Preview

PBS LEARNING MEDIA - Cookie Monster Printable Headband
NHPBS VIDEO - Jim Henson - A Unique Creative Collaboration with Frank Oz

ON THIS DATE
Cookie Monster's Birthday/National Tap Dance Day/Towel Day/Geek Pride Day
1787 - Constitutional Convention convenes in Philadelphia
1935 - Babe Ruth hits last home run
1953 - KUHT becomes the first public television station to broadcast in US
1977 - "Star Wars" released
Birthdays
1803 - Ralph Waldo Emerson
1878 - Bill "Bojangles" Robinson
1944 - Muppeteer Frank Oz

 

 

Sunday, May 26, 2019
SciGirls
 

Full Sunday Schedule
SUNDAY HIGHLIGHTS

LANGUAGE ARTS
ON STORY - A Conversation with Tony Gilroy 6-6:30 am NH WORLD CH. 11.3 / 956
Writer of the first four films of the Bourne series. Additional Airs

KIDS
SCIGIRLS -
Pedal Power 9-9:30 am NHPBS CH. 2 / 11.1 / 702 / 802
Best friends Angela, Olivia, Margaret and Rebecca don welding masks and rev up power tools to engineer an ice cream-maker that's powered by their bikes. View

ON THIS DATE
World Lindy Hop Day, National Paper Airplane Day
1521 - Martin Luther declared an outlaw and his writings banned by Edict of Worms
1896 - Dow Jones Industrial Average first published
1972 - US and Soviet Union sign Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty
Birthdays
1799 - Russian writer Aleksandr Pushkin
1877 - Dancer Isadora Duncan 
1886 - Al Jolson
1895 - Photographer Dorothea Lange
1907 - John Wayne
1951 - Astronaut Sally Ride

 

 

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