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UNC-TV Schedule

Additional information about our programs is available by clicking the program title in the schedule below. For more information about accessing our channels - PBS NC (formerly UNC-TV), the North Carolina Channel, Rootle 24/7 PBS KIDS and the Explorer Channel - please contact your individual service provider. For a handy, printable channel overview, please go here.


Monday, January 18 | Celebrating the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Join us in celebrating the life and legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. with special programming all day on PBS NC, Monday, January 18.

2 PM: Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Concert with The Cleveland Orchestra 

Honoring the life and legacy of the civil rights icon with classical selections and traditional hymns and spirituals.

3 PM: With Infinite Hope: MLK and the Civil Rights Movement
Looking back at the life, leadership and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

4 PM: 1964: The Fight for a Right
Examine American voting issues in the last 150 years, featuring historical footage and interviews.

7:30 PM: Black Issues Forum 
Panelists discuss how President Trump's historic impeachment could unite or divide Americans.

9 PM: American Masters How It Feels to Be Free
Explore the lives and trailblazing careers of iconic African American entertainers who changed American culture through their films, fashion, music and politics.


UNC-TV is now PBS North Carolina

For the past 66 years UNC-TV has educated, entertained and evolved, from black and white screens in living rooms to glowing screens in pockets, from broadcast to everywhere. Now we’re no longer a traditional channel but an innovative multimedia platform, embodying everything you love about PBS and connecting North Carolinians to their communities and the world at large.

As our audience evolves, so does our platform and brand. On January 12, 2021, UNC-TV becomes PBS North Carolina Powered by the UNC System.