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Explore the Grow Together Program Schedule

Saturday, November 27

Suze Orman's Ultimate Retirement Guide
3 PM & 10 PM

Join the acclaimed personal finance expert for essential advice on planning for and thriving in retirement. With empathy, straight talk and humor, Suze provides information about key steps for anyone trying to achieve their "ultimate retirement."

Burt Bacharach's Best | My Music
8:30 PM

For over half-a-century, the immensely popular and immediately identifiable melodies of celebrated composer Burt Bacharach have touched millions of music lovers around the world.

Saturday's Program Schedule

10:30 AM Aging Backwards 3 With Miranda Esmonde-White

11:30 PM Longevity Paradox with Steven Gundry

1 PM Eat Your Medicine: The Pegan Diet with Mark Hyman, M.D.

3 PM Suze Orman's Ultimate Retirement Guide

5 PM Soul Legends | My Music

7 PM Masterpiece: All Creatures Great And Small | Season 1 Finale

8:30 PM Burt Bacharach's Best | My Music

10 PM Suze Orman's Ultimate Retirement Guide

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Sunday, November 28

Reconstruction: America After the Civil War
10 AM

Explore the transformative years following the American Civil War, when the nation struggled to rebuild itself in the face of profound loss, massive destruction, and revolutionary social change. 

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Andrea Bocelli Live in Central Park | Great Performances
8 PM

Superstar tenor Andrea Bocelli takes on one of the biggest stages of his career for a concert in New York City's famed Central Park with the New York Philharmonic.

Sunday's Program Schedule

12 AM Change Your Brain, Heal Your Mind with Daniel Amen, M.D.

2 AM The Best Joy of Painting: Special Edition

4 AM Deepak Chopra: The Spiritual Laws of Success

10 AM Reconstruction: America After the Civil War

6 PM Happy Holidays with Bing and Frank

6:30 PM Classical Rewind | My Music

8 PM Andrea Bocelli Live in Central Park | Great Performances

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Monday, November 29

Country Pop Legends | My Music
7:30 PM

The greats of country pop unite to perform their biggest and most-loved hit recordings from the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s. County music legend Roy Clark hosts this emotional trip down three decades of memory lane. 

Burt Bacharach's Best | My Music
9 PM

For over half-a-century, the immensely popular and immediately identifiable melodies of celebrated composer Burt Bacharach have touched millions of music lovers around the world.

Monday's Program Schedule

12 AM Soul Legends | My Music

2 AM Collagen Diet with Dr. Josh Axe

3:30 AM Brain Revolution

5 AM Aging Backwards 3 with Miranda Esmonde-White

7:30 PM Country Pop Legends | My Music

9:30 PM Burt Bacharach's Best | My Music

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Tuesday, November 30

Slavery by Another Name
8 PM

Discover the little-known story of the labor practices and laws that effectively created a new form of slavery in the South that persisted into the 20th century. Laurence Fishburne narrates.

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Reconstruction: America After the Civil War
10 PM

Explore the transformative years following the American Civil War, when the nation struggled to rebuild itself in the face of profound loss, massive destruction, and revolutionary social change. 

Streaming Now Only with PBS NC Passport

Tuesday's Program Schedule

1 AM Healthy Brain, Happy Life with Dr. Suzuki

3 AM Food Fix with Mark Hyman, M.D.

8 PM Slavery by Another Name

10 PM Reconstruction: America After the Civil War

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Black Lives Celebrated is supported by The Forest at Duke.

 

Wednesday, December 1

Ken Burns: The National Parks
7 PM 

Filmmakers Burns and Dayton Duncan vividly reveal fascinating behind-the-scenes stories about the making of the series that explores the beauty and grandeur of our nation's magnificent parks, from Acadia to Yosemite, Yellowstone to the Grand Canyon.

Wednesday's Program Schedule

3:30 AM Happy Holidays with Bing and Frank

4 AM Change Your Brain, Heal Your Mind with Daniel Amen, M.D.

7 PM Ken Burns: The National Parks

9 PM Longevity Paradox with Steven Gundry

10:30 PM Overcoming Anxiety, Depression, Trauma and Grief with Daniel Amen, M.D. & Tana Amen

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Thursday, December 2

Suze Orman's Ultimate Retirement Guide
9:30 PM

Join the acclaimed personal finance expert for essential advice on planning for and thriving in retirement. With empathy, straight talk and humor, Suze provides information about key steps for anyone trying to achieve their "ultimate retirement."

Thursday's Program Schedule

12:30 AM It's What's Happening, Baby: The 60s

2:30 AM Eat Your Medicine: The Pegan Diet with Mark Hyman, M.D.

4 AM Country Pop Legends | My Music

9:30 PM Suze Orman's Ultimate Retirement Guide

11:30 PM Brain Secrets With Dr. Michael Merzenich

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Friday, December 3

Rick Steves' European Christmas
9 PM

In the special, Rick visits friends and families throughout Europe to reveal their customs and practices of the holiday season, offering a colorful, musical celebration.

Friday's Program Schedule

1:30 AM Pain Secrets: The Science of Everyday Pain

3 AM Sarah Brightman: A Christmas Symphony

4:30 AM The Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra Family Christmas Show

9 PM Rick Steves' European Christmas

11 PM Classical Rewind | My Music

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Saturday, December 4

Change Your Brain, Heal Your Mind with Daniel Amen, M.D.
12 PM

Dr. Daniel Amen outlines six practical steps to make one feel happier, sharper and more in control, including strategies to help with a variety of things from anxiety to addictions.

All Creatures Great and Small: Behind the Pages
7 PM

Get to know the cast and creators of the hit series based on James Herriot's beloved books. Savor the best moments from the first season, including Dame Diana Rigg in her final role as Mrs. Pumphrey, and look ahead to what might happen in Season 2.

Saturday's Program Schedule

12:30 AM Slavery by Another Name

2:30 AM The Keto Diet with Dr. Josh Axe

4 AM The Carpenters: Close to You | My Music

5:30 AM The Carpenters: Christmas Memories | My Music

10:30 AM Pain Secrets: The Science of Everyday Pain

12 PM Change Your Brain, Heal Your Mind with Daniel Amen, M.D.

2 PM Longevity Paradox with Steven Gundry

3:30 PM The Carpenters: Close to You | My Music

5 PM The Carpenters: Christmas Memories | My Music

5:30 PM The Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra Family Christmas Show

7 PM All Creatures Great And Small: Between the Pages

8:30 PM Il Volo Tribute to Morricone

10 PM Country Pop Legends | My Music

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Sunday, December 5

Rick Steves' European Christmas
6 PM

In the special, Rick visits friends and families throughout Europe to reveal their customs and practices of the holiday season, offering a colorful, musical celebration.

Agatha and the Midnight Murders
8 PM

Discover the writer’s plan to sell a manuscript that kills off her famous detective, Hercule Poirot. Struggling with money and under investigation by tax authorities in America and the UK, Agatha must come up with an enormous sum.

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Sunday's Program Schedule

12 AM Eat Your Medicine: The Pegan Diet with Mark Hyman, M.D.

1:30 AM Sarah Brightman: A Christmas Symphony

4 AM Celtic Woman: Postcards from Ireland

10:30 AM Overcoming Anxiety, Depression, Trauma and Grief With Daniel Amen, M.D. & Tana Amen

12:30 PM The Keto Diet with Dr. Josh Axe

2 PM Brain Revolution

6 PM Rick Steves' European Christmas

8 PM Agatha and the Midnight Murders

10 PM Aging Backwards 3 with Miranda Esmonde-White

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How We've Grown: The Stories

At PBS North Carolina, we share stories on screen; they connect us to one another and to our community. Stories help us grow, learn from one another, and gain new understandings from the people around us.  

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