Saturday, Dec. 2

9 a.m. | Quilts of Valor II

Quilts of Valor II reunites national quilting celebrities Alex Anderson, Mark Lipinski and host Marianne Fons from the original Quilts of Valor to work on one magnificent, new Quilt of Valor. As they sew, the quilting gurus share quilt-making tips with viewers, and speak from the heart about what being involved in making quilts for veterans has come to mean to them. The program also features stories from Nebraska, California, North Carolina and Washington, D.C. , introducing viewers to the people who make Quilts of Valor, and the people who receive them.


10:30 a.m. | Eat Fat, Get Thin with Dr. Mark Hyman

Many of us have long been told that fat makes us fat, contributes to heart disease, and generally erodes our health. Now a growing body of research is debunking our fat-phobia, revealing the health and weight-loss benefits of a higher fat diet rich in eggs, nuts, healthy oils, avocados, and other delicious super-foods.

In this new show, Dr. Mark Hyman introduces a new weight-loss and healthy living program based on the latest science and explain how eating fat can help promote weight loss and optimum health.


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

Scott Houston is at his instructional and entertaining best as he shares his "3 Steps to Piano Success" with the army of viewers hungry for the ability to simply sit down and have some fun playing piano.


6 p.m. | Alan Jackson: Precious Memories

Taped live at the historic Ryman Auditorium, "The Mother Church Of Country Music," in Nashville, Tennessee, Alan Jackson delivers a powerful performance featuring songs from his very personal release Precious Memories. Showcasing his heartfelt renditions of some of the most popular hymns of the church including "How Great Thou Art," "In The Garden," "The Old Rugged Cross" and more, the release also features exclusive interviews with Alan, his mother and wife as he reflects on his musical roots.


7:30 p.m. | Emmylou Harris: At the Ryman

Celebrate 125 years of live entertainment at the Ryman with Harris and her acoustic band the Nash Ramblers in a re-creation of their mesmerizing 1991 concert, which helped spearhead efforts to refurbish the century-old home of the Grand Ole Opry.


10:30 p.m. | The Carpenters: Christmas Memories

The all-new program focuses entirely on the Carpenters' perennially popular Christmas music offering favorites "The Christmas Song," ""Winter Wonderland," White Christmas," and more.