The schedules previously listed for channel 39.1 for Sunday, August 20 as “To Be Announced” or, as in the August 2017 edition of the Primetime program Guide,  “The Best of PBS39’s August Pledge Programming” have now been set. That schedule now is, as follows:

Channel 39.1-Sunday August 20

  • 12 Noon: Close To You: Remembering The Carpenters
  • 1:30pm: BRAINFIT: 50 Ways to Grow Your Brain with Daniel Amen, MD and Tana Amen, RN
  • 3:30pm: Forever Painless with Miranda Esmonde-White
  • 5:00pm: Rick Steves’ Tasty Europe
  • 5:30pm: 70s Soul Superstars (My Music)
  • 8:00pm: PBS Previews: The Vietnam War
  • 9:00pm: Endeavour Season 4 on Masterpiece (Season Premiere)
  • 10:30pm: Vicious, Season 2: Ballroom
  • 11:00pm: Saving Sea Turtles: Preventing Extinction

In addition, the schedules for PBS39 Explore/channel 39.4 have also been updated for both Saturday, August 19 and Sunday, August 20. Those schedules are, beginning at 12 Noon each day:

Saturday, August 19

  • 12 Noon: Play The Ukulele with The Atomic Sharks
  • 1:00pm: BRAINFIT: 50 Ways to Grow Your Brain with Daniel Amen, MD and Tana Amen, RN
  • 3:00pm: Forever Painless with Miranda Esmonde-White
  • 4:30pm: Joe Bonamassa Live at Carnegie Hall: An Acoustic Evening
  • 6:00pm: Patsy Cline: American Masters
  • 7:30pm: Rick Steves’ Tasty Europe
  • 8:00pm: Lawrence Welk: Milestones & Memories

Sunday, August 20

  • 12 Noon: 60s Pop Rock and Soul (My Music)
  • 2:00pm: Magic Moments: The Best of 50s Pop
  • 4:00pm: Rick Steves: The Heart of Italy
  • 6:00pm: Emmylou Harris: At The Ryman
  • 8:30pm: Rick Steves’ Tasty Europe
  • 8:00pm: Johnny Mathis: Wonderful, Wonderful
  • 10:00pm: PBS Previews: The Vietnam War
  • 11:00pm: arts IN focus
  • 11:30pm: Fringe Benefits

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