Fall 2016 Membership Drive - Programming List

Friday, Sept. 2

7 p.m. | The Carpenters: Close to You (My Music)

This music-filled documentary traces the Carpenters' career through the eyes of Richard Carpenter and the group's friends in the music business, featuring their top recording hits, including "(They Long to Be) Close to You," "Top of the World," "For All We Know," "Superstar," "Yesterday Once More," "Rainy Days and Mondays," and "We've Only Just Begun.”


8:30 p.m. | Carol Burnett's Favorite Sketches

Join Carol Burnett for her personally selected favorite moments from her long-running comedy series, including sketches from the first five years of the show not seen in decades.


10 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.

Saturday, Sept. 3

11 a.m. | Jacques Pepin's 80th Birthday Celebration

Toast the culinary legend with chefs Lidia Bastianich, Rick Bayless and Ming Tsai as they prepare a celebratory feast for Pepin. During preparations, the chefs and friends share memories, anecdotes from their kitchen experiences and lots of laughs.


5 p.m. | 50s and 60s Rock Rewind (My Music)

From “Love Me Tender” to “Only You,” “Wake Up Little Suzie” to “Dream Lover” and ” Long Tall Sally” to “Put Your Head on My Shoulder,” this new MY MUSIC special spotlights the happy days of the 50s and early 60s with archival footage of the greatest pop and rock hit makers of the era in their prime. Jon “Bowzer” Bauman, from the original Sha Na Na lineup, hosts.


7 p.m. | Smart Fats to Outsmart Aging with Steven Masley, M.D.

As a physician, nutritionist and fellow with three medical organizations, Dr. Masley offers his audience proven, simple lifestyle changes to help them lose unwanted weight and keep it off, feel and look better than ever, control blood pressure, blood sugar, and cholesterol profiles, and prevent and reverse heart disease. In a nutshell, enhancing quality of life for decades to come.

The SAD (Standard American Diet) is stealing health and aging people faster than necessary. In this program, Dr. Masley discusses the 5 major aging accelerators – mostly attributable to the SAD: inflammation, hormone imbalance, loss in muscle mass, and common nutritional deficiencies. Dr. Masley lets viewers know what they can do to stop these aging accelerators in their tracks, and in some cases reverse them; and it starts with focusing on 4 main food groups.

Viewers will also learn critical ways to measure how they’re aging, so they can slow it down ... or reverse it. And this program will provide information on the key nutrients everyone needs and the activity required to outsmart, too.


9 p.m. | Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: 50 Years and Circlin' Back

Celebrate the groundbreaking band’s musical milestones and hits along with special guests Vince Gill, John Prine, Jackson Browne, Alison Krauss, Rodney Crowell, Jerry Jeff Walker, Jimmy Ibbotson, Sam Bush, Jerry Douglas and Byron House.


10:30 p.m. | 50s and 60s Rock Rewind (My Music)

From “Love Me Tender” to “Only You,” “Wake Up Little Suzie” to “Dream Lover” and ” Long Tall Sally” to “Put Your Head on My Shoulder,” this new MY MUSIC special spotlights the happy days of the 50s and early 60s with archival footage of the greatest pop and rock hit makers of the era in their prime. Jon “Bowzer” Bauman, from the original Sha Na Na lineup, hosts.

Sunday, Sept. 4

1 p.m. | 30 Days to a Younger Heart with Steven Masley, M.D.

Did you know it’s possible to make your heart 10 years younger? Regardless of your body composition, genetics, or age…you can turn back time. And when you do ... you will feel healthier, trimmer, fitter, sexier, mentally sharper and better than you have in a decade.

Does it sound too good to be true? It isn’t.

Dr. Steven Masley and his three simple steps have helped thousands of patients turn back the clock ... and reverse the onset of aging and disease.


2:30 p.m. | Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: 50 Years and Circlin' Back

Celebrate the groundbreaking band’s musical milestones and hits along with special guests Vince Gill, John Prine, Jackson Browne, Alison Krauss, Rodney Crowell, Jerry Jeff Walker, Jimmy Ibbotson, Sam Bush, Jerry Douglas and Byron House.


4 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.


6 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 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.”


9:30 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.


11:30 p.m. | Sacred Earth

Filmed at often inaccessible and sacred lands of Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, and California, Emmy award-winning filmmaker Jan Nickman has created a revolutionary visual feast of natural wonders, pioneering an entirely new genre of “Nature Immersion Experiences.” Sacred Earth is exquisitely crafted to allow the viewer to “feel” nature, as if actually being there.