Spring 2017 Membership Drive - Programming List

Friday, March 3

7 p.m. | Favorite Love Songs

Join Emmy-winning actress Susan Lucci for this all-new special devoted to sentimental favorites of the 1960s, 70s and early 80s, including classic hits from Kenny Rogers, Olivia Newton-John, Chicago, Dionne Warwick, Bread and Elton John.


8:30 p.m. | Brainfit: 50 Ways to Grow Your Brain with Daniel and Tana Amen

In this fun, engaging program, Dr. and Mrs. Amen count down their top 50 ways to grow your brain. If you do just a few of these … you can think and feel better in a very short period of time. None of the strategies they’ll teach you are difficult.

The program will be divided into three parts

  • In Part One you’ll learn 20 simple, practical ways to boost your brain.
  • In Part Two you’ll learn the Amens’ 20 best food and supplement recommendations.
  • In Part Three, they give you the 10 daily habits to keep your brain healthy for the rest of your life.

10:30 p.m. | Favorite Love Songs

Join Emmy-winning actress Susan Lucci for this all-new special devoted to sentimental favorites of the 1960s, 70s and early 80s, including classic hits from Kenny Rogers, Olivia Newton-John, Chicago, Dionne Warwick, Bread and Elton John.

Saturday, March 4

7:30 a.m. | Sewing with Nancy: Doodle Stitching

We’ve all doodled, sketching with short pencil strokes or shapes in the margins of notes or homework. Nancy teaches you to translate those doodles onto fabric with your sewing machine to create small works of fiber art. The sewing is fast, and the end result - satisfying.


10:30 a.m. | 28-Day Metabolism Makeover with Amy Myers, M.D.

Cut through the hype and get the facts you need to lose weight and lower blood pressure and cholesterol without drugs. Dr. Fuhrman provides the latest research that sets you on the path to recovery even if you have diabetes or pre-diabetes.


4 p.m. | Rick Steves' Europe: Great German Cities

In this special, travel expert Rick Steves explores five of Germany's most important cities: Hamburg, Dresden, Leipzig, Frankfurt and Nürnberg. From Baroque palaces to stunning modern skyscrapers, and from riverside promenades to rowdy beer halls, these cities are wonderful places to explore the country's fascinating culture.


6 p.m. | Age Reversed with Miranda Esmonde-White

Valuable insights on combating the physical signs and consequences of aging. Scientific, yet entertaining and accessible, the three-part special shares practical information on slowing down and potentially reversing the aging process through exercise and other lifestyle choices. Charismatic Classical Stretchhost Miranda Esmonde-White, a former National Ballet of Canada dancer, motivates viewers to stretch and strengthen their way to feeling and looking younger. Interviews with doctors and physiotherapists, testimonials from Classical Stretchenthusiasts ranging in age from 22 to 90, and clear explanations from Esmonde-White illustrate the damage caused by a sedentary lifestyle and the benefits of exercise at every stage of life.


7 p.m. | Great Broadway Musical Moments From the Ed Sullivan Show

Shirley Jones presents rarely seen performances by legendary stars from Broadway’s Golden Age, including favorite songs from beloved musicals My Fair Lady, Oklahoma!, West Side Story, Annie Get Your Gun, Camelot, Sweet Charity and more.


8:30 p.m. | Last of the Breed

The treasure trove of honky-tonk hits and Texas swing tunes that turned the album Last of the Breed — by the legendary Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Ray Price — into a major-selling hit is a once-in-a-lifetime concert event. The three deliver rousing performances of their greatest hits in the richest voices this side of the Rio Grande.


10 p.m. | The Last Waltz

Watch Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Van Morrison, Joni Mitchell, Ronnie Wood, Neil Diamond, Eric Clapton and more perform with legendary rock group The Band in the 1978 Martin Scorsese film hailed as one of the greatest rock ‘n’ roll films ever made.

Sunday, March 5

1 p.m. | Younger Skin From Within with Dr. Trevor Cates

It is possible to turn back time. You can reverse the signs of aging from the inside out.

You don’t have to live with aging skin and poor health as years tick by; fighting your genetic destiny is easier than you think. You can enjoy the most vibrant years of your life by treating yourself to the benefits of Dr. Cates' easy-to-follow two-week program.


2:30 p.m. | Burt Bacharach's Best

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. Bacharach established himself in the 1960s as a topical successor to his Tin Pan Alley predecessors, creating some of the most beloved and successful pop music ever to grace radio, television and film.

Hosted by Robert Wagner, this first-time ever archival PBS special includes all the original artists performing Bacharach’s hits with rare footage and clips from the 1960s -1980s.


4 p.m. | Brainfit: 50 Ways to Grow Your Brain with Daniel and Tana Amen

In this fun, engaging program, Dr. and Mrs. Amen count down their top 50 ways to grow your brain. If you do just a few of these … you can think and feel better in a very short period of time. None of the strategies they’ll teach you are difficult.

The program will be divided into three parts

  • In Part One you’ll learn 20 simple, practical ways to boost your brain.
  • In Part Two you’ll learn the Amens’ 20 best food and supplement recommendations.
  • In Part Three, they give you the 10 daily habits to keep your brain healthy for the rest of your life.

6 p.m. | National Park Symphony - The Mighty Five

Celebrate the grandeur and majesty of Utah’s five national parks set to glorious music from the Utah Symphony. See stunning iconic images, grand vistas and secret locations in Zion, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef and Arches National Parks.


7 p.m. | Carpenters: Close to You

A music-filled documentary that traces the Carpenters' career through the eyes of Richard Carpenter and the group's friends in the music business, features all of their top recording hits, including "(They Long to Be) Close to You," "Top of the World," "Hurting Each Other," "Only Yesterday," "Rainy Days and Mondays" and "We've Only Just Begun."


8:30 p.m. | On the Psychiatrist’s Couch with Dr. Daniel Amen

The Washington Post wrote that by almost any measure Dr. Daniel Amen is the most popular psychiatrist in America. He is a double board certified psychiatrist, who has written 10 New York Times bestselling books, including the mega-bestseller Change Your Brain, Change Your Life.

If you could spend a day on his couch what would you learn so that you could feel happier, healthier, more focused and more connected to those you love.

In his 10th national public television special Dr. Amen gives viewers the most important lessons he has taught thousands of patients over the last 35 years.


10:30 p.m. | Great Broadway Musical Moments From the Ed Sullivan Show

Shirley Jones presents rarely seen performances by legendary stars from Broadway’s Golden Age, including favorite songs from beloved musicals My Fair Lady, Oklahoma!, West Side Story, Annie Get Your Gun, Camelot, Sweet Charity and more.

Monday, March 6

7 p.m. | Ed Slott's Retirement Road Map

Ed Slott's RETIREMENT ROAD MAP is an all-new program filled with wisdom, humor and insight to help you navigate the potholes, detours and road blocks to a prosperous, fun and worry-free retirement. Ed will show you how to take your retirement savings on a permanent vacation from taxes and avoid a tax hungry Uncle Sam at every turn!


9 p.m. | Last of the Breed

The treasure trove of honky-tonk hits and Texas swing tunes that turned the album Last of the Breed — by the legendary Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Ray Price — into a major-selling hit is a once-in-a-lifetime concert event. The three deliver rousing performances of their greatest hits in the richest voices this side of the Rio Grande.


10:30 p.m. | On the Psychiatrist’s Couch with Dr. Daniel Amen

The Washington Post wrote that by almost any measure Dr. Daniel Amen is the most popular psychiatrist in America. He is a double board certified psychiatrist, who has written 10 New York Times bestselling books, including the mega-bestseller Change Your Brain, Change Your Life.

If you could spend a day on his couch what would you learn so that you could feel happier, healthier, more focused and more connected to those you love.

In his 10th national public television special Dr. Amen gives viewers the most important lessons he has taught thousands of patients over the last 35 years.

Tuesday, March 7

7 p.m. | Christopher Cross and Friends

Known for his chart-topping hit songs "Sailing," "Ride Like the Wind" and "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)," singer and songwriter Christopher Cross made history with his 1980 self-titled debut album as the only artist to have won all four major Grammy categories: Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best New Artist. Now, Cross returns to the spotlight in a concert special recorded live at the Moody Theater in Austin, Texas for Austin City Limits Live (ACL Live).


8:30 p.m. | Forever Painless with Miranda Esmonde-White

Miranda Esmonde-White, The New York Times best-selling author of Aging Backwards,addresses the topic of chronic pain in her new pledge special FOREVER PAINLESS WITH MIRANDA ESMONDE-WHITE. The program provides a groundbreaking and eye-opening education on pain and its causes, and offers a new approach to pain management. Through compelling interviews from world-renowned health professionals attesting to the power of the body to rid itself of pain with the right approach to pain relief and management, FOREVER PAINLESS presents an accessible and widely available solution to the current pain epidemic, inspiring audiences to take their health into their own hands. In addition, interviews with individuals who have cured their chronic pain through gentle, daily exercise offer audiences moving stories of those who have suffered and triumphed.


10 p.m. | Ed Slott's Retirement Road Map

Ed Slott's RETIREMENT ROAD MAP is an all-new program filled with wisdom, humor and insight to help you navigate the potholes, detours and road blocks to a prosperous, fun and worry-free retirement. Ed will show you how to take your retirement savings on a permanent vacation from taxes and avoid a tax hungry Uncle Sam at every turn!

Wednesday, March 8

7 p.m. | Allergy Solution with Leo Galland, MD

If you suffer from allergies, you are not alone. The epidemic of allergies is bigger than you ever imagined. One billion people around the world now have allergies. But this is just the tip of the iceberg. Dr. Galland reveals the shocking rise of hidden allergies that are the root cause of many mystery symptoms.

If you have ANY unexplained symptoms, like fatigue, weight gain, or pain, or complaints that don't go away, like brain fog, digestive trouble, or insomnia, you will want to watch this show.

You will be the first to learn the four HIDDEN TRUTHS about allergies that will forever change the way you think - and deal with - the allergies affecting you, your family, or loved ones. And you will also learn the astonishing facts about the relationship between allergies and weight gain.


9 p.m. | National Park Symphony - The Mighty Five

Celebrate the grandeur and majesty of Utah’s five national parks set to glorious music from the Utah Symphony. See stunning iconic images, grand vistas and secret locations in Zion, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef and Arches National Parks.


10 p.m. | Forever Painless with Miranda Esmonde-White

Miranda Esmonde-White, The New York Times best-selling author of Aging Backwards,addresses the topic of chronic pain in her new pledge special FOREVER PAINLESS WITH MIRANDA ESMONDE-WHITE. The program provides a groundbreaking and eye-opening education on pain and its causes, and offers a new approach to pain management. Through compelling interviews from world-renowned health professionals attesting to the power of the body to rid itself of pain with the right approach to pain relief and management, FOREVER PAINLESS presents an accessible and widely available solution to the current pain epidemic, inspiring audiences to take their health into their own hands. In addition, interviews with individuals who have cured their chronic pain through gentle, daily exercise offer audiences moving stories of those who have suffered and triumphed.


11:30 p.m. | National Park Symphony - The Mighty Five

Celebrate the grandeur and majesty of Utah’s five national parks set to glorious music from the Utah Symphony. See stunning iconic images, grand vistas and secret locations in Zion, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef and Arches National Parks.

Thursday, March 9

7 p.m. | The Highwaymen Live at Nassau Coliseum

Join Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson — “the Mt. Rushmore of country music" — for this live concert recorded in 1990. The Highwaymen perform classics like “Big River," “Me and Bobby McGee" and “Always on My Mind."


8:30 p.m. | Dr. Perlmutter's Whole Life Plan

You can choose your health destiny. Effortless weight loss. Freedom from neurological disorders and other chronic conditions. Boundless energy. A radiant appearance. Sound sleep. A happy belly. A robust immune system. Relief from depression and anxiety. A sharp, fast-thinking brain. A great sense of self-confidence and well-being. A super-high quality of life.

These are all terrific goals, and who wouldn’t want to achieve them? But such monumental accomplishments don’t come without hard work and sacrifices. You can’t necessarily turn away from the standard American diet— bread, soda, OJ, sugar, cereal, muffins, bagels, processed foods—and embrace a totally gluten-free, low-carb lifestyle overnight. It takes commitment. It takes effort. But it’s doable with the plan outlined in this program.


10 p.m. | Christopher Cross and Friends

Known for his chart-topping hit songs "Sailing," "Ride Like the Wind" and "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)," singer and songwriter Christopher Cross made history with his 1980 self-titled debut album as the only artist to have won all four major Grammy categories: Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best New Artist. Now, Cross returns to the spotlight in a concert special recorded live at the Moody Theater in Austin, Texas for Austin City Limits Live (ACL Live).


11:30 p.m. | Easy Yoga for Diabetes with Peggy Cappy

A growing body of research suggests that yoga can be helpful for people living with diabetes or are at risk of developing diabetes.

These yoga routines are so easy that three sections can be done from bed. Both standing and reclining poses are shown. All sections include a modified seated version in a chair along with the standing or reclining pose.

Friday, March 10

7 p.m. | Suze Orman's Financial Solutions for You

Up-to-date advice on a broad set of financial issues from Suze Orman, America’s most recognized expert in personal finance, includes:

  • How to invest.
  • Whether to buy or rent a home.
  • Saving for retirement.
  • What kind of life insurance to buy.
  • Wills and trusts.
  • Student loans and more.

Orman offers tangible information on managing money today and how to make smarter choices towards a more economically secure future.


9 p.m. | Van Morrison: Live at the Rainbow

Watch the legendary Irish soul singer at the peak of his powers in a 1973 London concert. Features Morrison’s scorching renditions of signature songs including “Brown Eyed Girl,” “Moondance” and “Caravan,” backed by the Caledonia Soul Orchestra.


10 p.m. | Dr. Perlmutter's Whole Life Plan

You can choose your health destiny. Effortless weight loss. Freedom from neurological disorders and other chronic conditions. Boundless energy. A radiant appearance. Sound sleep. A happy belly. A robust immune system. Relief from depression and anxiety. A sharp, fast-thinking brain. A great sense of self-confidence and well-being. A super-high quality of life.

These are all terrific goals, and who wouldn’t want to achieve them? But such monumental accomplishments don’t come without hard work and sacrifices. You can’t necessarily turn away from the standard American diet— bread, soda, OJ, sugar, cereal, muffins, bagels, processed foods—and embrace a totally gluten-free, low-carb lifestyle overnight. It takes commitment. It takes effort. But it’s doable with the plan outlined in this program.

Saturday, March 11

9 a.m. | Sewing with Nancy: Change-Up Patchwork

We’ve all doodled, sketching with short pencil strokes or shapes in the margins of notes or homework. Nancy teaches you to translate those doodles onto fabric with your sewing machine to create small works of fiber art. The sewing is fast, and the end result - satisfying.


11 a.m. | Eat Dirt with Dr. Josh Axe

The Washington Post wrote that by almost any measure Dr. Daniel Amen is the most popular psychiatrist in America. He is a double board certified psychiatrist, who has written 10 New York Times bestselling books, including the mega-bestseller Change Your Brain, Change Your Life.

If you could spend a day on his couch what would you learn so that you could feel happier, healthier, more focused and more connected to those you love.

In his 10th national public television special Dr. Amen gives viewers the most important lessons he has taught thousands of patients over the last 35 years.


4 p.m. | New Play Piano in a Flash: 3 Steps to Piano Success

Scott Houston, multiple Emmy award winning host of "The Piano Guy" public television series can teach you exactly what you need to know. Perfect for beginners and intermediate players alike, he has refined his unbelievably successful method into even more concise directions to show you how it is that pros sound like they do when playing all non-classical styles of piano.

Get ready to have loads of fun while you knock this life long dream of playing piano off your list!


6 p.m. | National Park Symphony - The Mighty Five

Celebrate the grandeur and majesty of Utah’s five national parks set to glorious music from the Utah Symphony. See stunning iconic images, grand vistas and secret locations in Zion, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef and Arches National Parks.


7 p.m. | Motown 25

Hosted by legendary comedian Richard Pryor, this special celebrates the 25th anniversary of Motown, with reunions of Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, Diana Ross & The Supremes, The Jackson 5, The Temptations, The Four Tops and more! Unseen for over 20 years, this incredible My Music presentation comes to KQED, featuring many major Motown artists including Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Mary Wells, Martha Reeves, Jr. Walker, the Commodores, and more.


8:30 p.m. | Get Down Tonight - The Disco Explosion

Boogie and shake your groove thing with KC & the Sunshine Band, Chic, Leo Sayer, Irene Cara, the Trammps and more in this irresistible 70s disco party. Featuring live performances from the legends of the lighted dance floor.


10:30 p.m. | Motown 25

Hosted by legendary comedian Richard Pryor, this special celebrates the 25th anniversary of Motown, with reunions of Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, Diana Ross & The Supremes, The Jackson 5, The Temptations, The Four Tops and more! Unseen for over 20 years, this incredible My Music presentation comes to KQED, featuring many major Motown artists including Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Mary Wells, Martha Reeves, Jr. Walker, the Commodores, and more.

Sunday, March 12

4 p.m. | Dr. Perlmutter's Whole Life Plan

You can choose your health destiny. Effortless weight loss. Freedom from neurological disorders and other chronic conditions. Boundless energy. A radiant appearance. Sound sleep. A happy belly. A robust immune system. Relief from depression and anxiety. A sharp, fast-thinking brain. A great sense of self-confidence and well-being. A super-high quality of life.

These are all terrific goals, and who wouldn’t want to achieve them? But such monumental accomplishments don’t come without hard work and sacrifices. You can’t necessarily turn away from the standard American diet— bread, soda, OJ, sugar, cereal, muffins, bagels, processed foods—and embrace a totally gluten-free, low-carb lifestyle overnight. It takes commitment. It takes effort. But it’s doable with the plan outlined in this program.


6 p.m. | Andre Rieu: Waltzing Forever

Join André Rieu, “The King of the Waltz,” for a magical evening of enchanting music in a stunning medieval town square in the Netherlands. Rieu engages the crowds with dazzling vocalists, spectacular dancers and his 60-piece Johann Strauss Orchestra.


7:30 p.m. | Allergy Solution with Leo Galland, MD

If you suffer from allergies, you are not alone. The epidemic of allergies is bigger than you ever imagined. One billion people around the world now have allergies. But this is just the tip of the iceberg. Dr. Galland reveals the shocking rise of hidden allergies that are the root cause of many mystery symptoms.

If you have ANY unexplained symptoms, like fatigue, weight gain, or pain, or complaints that don't go away, like brain fog, digestive trouble, or insomnia, you will want to watch this show.

You will be the first to learn the four HIDDEN TRUTHS about allergies that will forever change the way you think - and deal with - the allergies affecting you, your family, or loved ones. And you will also learn the astonishing facts about the relationship between allergies and weight gain.


9:30 p.m. | The Highwaymen Live at Nassau Coliseum

Join Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson — “the Mt. Rushmore of country music" — for this live concert recorded in 1990. The Highwaymen perform classics like “Big River," “Me and Bobby McGee" and “Always on My Mind."


11 p.m. | Dr. Perlmutter's Whole Life Plan

You can choose your health destiny. Effortless weight loss. Freedom from neurological disorders and other chronic conditions. Boundless energy. A radiant appearance. Sound sleep. A happy belly. A robust immune system. Relief from depression and anxiety. A sharp, fast-thinking brain. A great sense of self-confidence and well-being. A super-high quality of life.

These are all terrific goals, and who wouldn’t want to achieve them? But such monumental accomplishments don’t come without hard work and sacrifices. You can’t necessarily turn away from the standard American diet— bread, soda, OJ, sugar, cereal, muffins, bagels, processed foods—and embrace a totally gluten-free, low-carb lifestyle overnight. It takes commitment. It takes effort. But it’s doable with the plan outlined in this program.

Monday, March 13

7 p.m. | Eat to Live with Joel Fuhrman, MD

Cut through the hype and get the facts you need to lose weight and lower blood pressure and cholesterol without drugs. Dr. Fuhrman provides the latest research that sets you on the path to recovery even if you have diabetes or pre-diabetes.


8:30 p.m. | Christopher Cross and Friends

Known for his chart-topping hit songs "Sailing," "Ride Like the Wind" and "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)," singer and songwriter Christopher Cross made history with his 1980 self-titled debut album as the only artist to have won all four major Grammy categories: Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best New Artist. Now, Cross returns to the spotlight in a concert special recorded live at the Moody Theater in Austin, Texas for Austin City Limits Live (ACL Live).


10 p.m. | Allergy Solution with Leo Galland, MD

If you suffer from allergies, you are not alone. The epidemic of allergies is bigger than you ever imagined. One billion people around the world now have allergies. But this is just the tip of the iceberg. Dr. Galland reveals the shocking rise of hidden allergies that are the root cause of many mystery symptoms.

If you have ANY unexplained symptoms, like fatigue, weight gain, or pain, or complaints that don't go away, like brain fog, digestive trouble, or insomnia, you will want to watch this show.

You will be the first to learn the four HIDDEN TRUTHS about allergies that will forever change the way you think - and deal with - the allergies affecting you, your family, or loved ones. And you will also learn the astonishing facts about the relationship between allergies and weight gain.

Tuesday, March 14

7 p.m. | Burt Bacharach's Best

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. Bacharach established himself in the 1960s as a topical successor to his Tin Pan Alley predecessors, creating some of the most beloved and successful pop music ever to grace radio, television and film.

Hosted by Robert Wagner, this first-time ever archival PBS special includes all the original artists performing Bacharach’s hits with rare footage and clips from the 1960s -1980s.


8:30 p.m. | Brainfit: 50 Ways to Grow Your Brain with Daniel and Tana Amen

In this fun, engaging program, Dr. and Mrs. Amen count down their top 50 ways to grow your brain. If you do just a few of these … you can think and feel better in a very short period of time. None of the strategies they’ll teach you are difficult.

The program will be divided into three parts

  • In Part One you’ll learn 20 simple, practical ways to boost your brain.
  • In Part Two you’ll learn the Amens’ 20 best food and supplement recommendations.
  • In Part Three, they give you the 10 daily habits to keep your brain healthy for the rest of your life.

10:30 p.m. | Christopher Cross and Friends

Known for his chart-topping hit songs "Sailing," "Ride Like the Wind" and "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)," singer and songwriter Christopher Cross made history with his 1980 self-titled debut album as the only artist to have won all four major Grammy categories: Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best New Artist. Now, Cross returns to the spotlight in a concert special recorded live at the Moody Theater in Austin, Texas for Austin City Limits Live (ACL Live).


11:30 p.m. | Rick Steves' Festive Europe

RICK STEVES' FESTIVE EUROPE captures Europeans doing what they do so expertly — celebrating the good life. In this lively half-hour special, Rick experiences the pleasures of Andalucia, ventures into the reveller-filled Parisian streets on Bastille Day, takes in the royal pageantry in London, wanders through a Venetian palace, runs with the bulls in Pamplona, dines at an exclusive mens' club in Basque country, embraces high culture in Vienna, enjoys the lovable chaos of Naples, and walks the final stretch of the Camino di Santiago in Spain.

Wednesday, March 15

7 p.m. | 28-Day Metabolism Makeover with Amy Myers, M.D.

Cut through the hype and get the facts you need to lose weight and lower blood pressure and cholesterol without drugs. Dr. Fuhrman provides the latest research that sets you on the path to recovery even if you have diabetes or pre-diabetes.


8:30 p.m. | Under the Streetlamp: Rockin' Round the Clock

This concert celebrates the American Radio Songbook of the 1950s-1970s. Starring recent leading cast members of the Tony Award-winning musical Jersey Boys (Michael Ingersoll, Christopher Kale Jones, Brandon Wardell and Shonn Wiley), the show features tight harmonies and slick dance moves that harken back to an era of sharkskin suits, flashy cars and martini shakers. Filled with great music, the concert magically recreates the time when singers would gather under a street lamp to sing their favorite songs.


10 p.m. | On the Psychiatrist’s Couch with Dr. Daniel Amen

The Washington Post wrote that by almost any measure Dr. Daniel Amen is the most popular psychiatrist in America. He is a double board certified psychiatrist, who has written 10 New York Times bestselling books, including the mega-bestseller Change Your Brain, Change Your Life.

If you could spend a day on his couch what would you learn so that you could feel happier, healthier, more focused and more connected to those you love.

In his 10th national public television special Dr. Amen gives viewers the most important lessons he has taught thousands of patients over the last 35 years.

Thursday, March 16

7 p.m. | Last of the Breed

The treasure trove of honky-tonk hits and Texas swing tunes that turned the album Last of the Breed — by the legendary Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Ray Price — into a major-selling hit is a once-in-a-lifetime concert event. The three deliver rousing performances of their greatest hits in the richest voices this side of the Rio Grande.


8:30 p.m. | Forever Painless with Miranda Esmonde-White

Miranda Esmonde-White, The New York Times best-selling author of Aging Backwards, addresses the topic of chronic pain in her new pledge special FOREVER PAINLESS WITH MIRANDA ESMONDE-WHITE. The program provides a groundbreaking and eye-opening education on pain and its causes, and offers a new approach to pain management. Through compelling interviews from world-renowned health professionals attesting to the power of the body to rid itself of pain with the right approach to pain relief and management, FOREVER PAINLESS presents an accessible and widely available solution to the current pain epidemic, inspiring audiences to take their health into their own hands. In addition, interviews with individuals who have cured their chronic pain through gentle, daily exercise offer audiences moving stories of those who have suffered and triumphed.


10 p.m. | Under the Streetlamp: Rockin' Round the Clock

This concert celebrates the American Radio Songbook of the 1950s-1970s. Starring recent leading cast members of the Tony Award-winning musical Jersey Boys (Michael Ingersoll, Christopher Kale Jones, Brandon Wardell and Shonn Wiley), the show features tight harmonies and slick dance moves that harken back to an era of sharkskin suits, flashy cars and martini shakers. Filled with great music, the concert magically recreates the time when singers would gather under a street lamp to sing their favorite songs.


11:30 p.m. | Easy Yoga For Arthritis with Peggy Cappy

Join yoga teacher Peggy Cappy as she demonstrates movements to use at home to strengthen muscles and help increase mobility for people who are challenged by arthritis or the stiffness that comes with age or injury.

Friday, March 17

7 p.m. | Ed Slott's Retirement Road Map

Ed Slott's RETIREMENT ROAD MAP is an all-new program filled with wisdom, humor and insight to help you navigate the potholes, detours and road blocks to a prosperous, fun and worry-free retirement. Ed will show you how to take your retirement savings on a permanent vacation from taxes and avoid a tax hungry Uncle Sam at every turn!


8:30 p.m. | Carpenters: Close to You

A music-filled documentary that traces the Carpenters' career through the eyes of Richard Carpenter and the group's friends in the music business, features all of their top recording hits, including "(They Long to Be) Close to You," "Top of the World," "Hurting Each Other," "Only Yesterday," "Rainy Days and Mondays" and "We've Only Just Begun."


10 p.m. | Ed Slott's Retirement Road Map

Ed Slott's RETIREMENT ROAD MAP is an all-new program filled with wisdom, humor and insight to help you navigate the potholes, detours and road blocks to a prosperous, fun and worry-free retirement. Ed will show you how to take your retirement savings on a permanent vacation from taxes and avoid a tax hungry Uncle Sam at every turn!

Saturday, March 18

4 p.m. | Andre Rieu: Waltzing Forever

Join André Rieu, “The King of the Waltz,” for a magical evening of enchanting music in a stunning medieval town square in the Netherlands. Rieu engages the crowds with dazzling vocalists, spectacular dancers and his 60-piece Johann Strauss Orchestra.


5:30 p.m. | Forever Painless with Miranda Esmonde-White

Miranda Esmonde-White, The New York Times best-selling author of Aging Backwards, addresses the topic of chronic pain in her new pledge special FOREVER PAINLESS WITH MIRANDA ESMONDE-WHITE. The program provides a groundbreaking and eye-opening education on pain and its causes, and offers a new approach to pain management. Through compelling interviews from world-renowned health professionals attesting to the power of the body to rid itself of pain with the right approach to pain relief and management, FOREVER PAINLESS presents an accessible and widely available solution to the current pain epidemic, inspiring audiences to take their health into their own hands. In addition, interviews with individuals who have cured their chronic pain through gentle, daily exercise offer audiences moving stories of those who have suffered and triumphed.


7 p.m. | Ed Sullivan's Rock and Roll Classics - The 60s

Relive unforgettable live performances from the greatest music icons in the world, including performances from the Beatles, the Doors, the Rolling Stones, Petula Clark, the Animals, Herman’s Hermits, the Beach Boys and more.


9 p.m. | Last of the Breed

The treasure trove of honky-tonk hits and Texas swing tunes that turned the album Last of the Breed — by the legendary Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Ray Price — into a major-selling hit is a once-in-a-lifetime concert event. The three deliver rousing performances of their greatest hits in the richest voices this side of the Rio Grande.


10:30 p.m. | Ed Sullivan's Rock and Roll Classics - The 60s

Relive unforgettable live performances from the greatest music icons in the world, including performances from the Beatles, the Doors, the Rolling Stones, Petula Clark, the Animals, Herman’s Hermits, the Beach Boys and more.

Sunday, March 19

2 p.m. | Brainfit: 50 Ways to Grow Your Brain with Daniel and Tana Amen

In this fun, engaging program, Dr. and Mrs. Amen count down their top 50 ways to grow your brain. If you do just a few of these … you can think and feel better in a very short period of time. None of the strategies they’ll teach you are difficult.

The program will be divided into three parts

  • In Part One you’ll learn 20 simple, practical ways to boost your brain.
  • In Part Two you’ll learn the Amens’ 20 best food and supplement recommendations.
  • In Part Three, they give you the 10 daily habits to keep your brain healthy for the rest of your life.

4 p.m. | Ed Slott's Retirement Road Map

Ed Slott's RETIREMENT ROAD MAP is an all-new program filled with wisdom, humor and insight to help you navigate the potholes, detours and road blocks to a prosperous, fun and worry-free retirement. Ed will show you how to take your retirement savings on a permanent vacation from taxes and avoid a tax hungry Uncle Sam at every turn!


6 p.m. | Viewers' Choice

As the membership drive schedule winds down, we'll identify some of our most popular programs and air them one more time during this time slot!


11 p.m. | Last of the Breed

The treasure trove of honky-tonk hits and Texas swing tunes that turned the album Last of the Breed — by the legendary Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Ray Price — into a major-selling hit is a once-in-a-lifetime concert event. The three deliver rousing performances of their greatest hits in the richest voices this side of the Rio Grande.