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KQED Plus: Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Channels 9.2 •  54.1, 25.2 | XFINITY 10 and HD 710

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018
  • 12:00 am
    Speakeasy [#306H] Seal and Amy Thomson Three-time Brit Award and four-time Grammy Award winner Seal is joined by his manager, Amy Thomson, in the season finale of Speakeasy. Over the course of his career Seal has sold more than 30 million records worldwide and is known for his international hits including "Kiss from a Rose." As a songwriter Seal has received two consecutive Ivor Novello Awards from the British Academy for Best Song Musically and Lyrically for "Killer" and "Crazy." The pair have an intimate and frank discussion detailing Seal's early career and his experience recording his new album Standards. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 1:00 am
    Father Brown [#109H] The Mayor and the Magician At the annual village f?te the obnoxious mayor, William Knight, is electrocuted at the microphone. He is a man with many enemies, including his wife, who is arrested. Father Brown is shocked by what is said in the confessional, but it provides a clue to the killer. Mrs McCarthy's 'long dead' husband, Franc, turns up dressed as a magician. duration 47:19   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:49 am
    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries [#113H] King Memses' Curse Murdoch Foyle is at large and has been connected with the mysterious death of Albert Monkton, antique dealer. In investigating the murder, Phryne discovers Murdoch Foyle's involvement in a bizarre reincarnation cult, inspired by Ancient Egypt. Phryne's hunt for the madman leads her on a disturbing trail of death and despair before she realizes her own significance in Foyle's grand plan. Can she overcome her nemesis and finally solve the mystery regarding the fate of her sister, Janey, or will her own death be the price she has to pay to discover the truth. Directed by Daina Reid and guest stars Matt Day, Nicole Nabout, John Arnold and Nick Backstrom. duration 53:39   STEREO TVPG-V
  • 2:45 am
    Doctor Blake Mysteries [#101H] Still Waters It's 1959 and Doctor Lucien Blake has once again returned to rural Ballarat to take over his deceased father's medical practice. He has also taken on the role of police surgeon. A woman is found floating dead in Lake Wendouree, and it's discovered that things may not be exactly as they seem when doctor Lucien Blake decides to dig a little deeper. duration 56:10   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:43 am
    Grantchester Season 3 On Masterpiece [#4728] Season Three - Episode Four Sidney and Geordie must determine the connection between a murder and a number of post office robberies. Leonard becomes the village hero. Sidney, Geordie and Leonard all find themselves at crossroads in their personal lives. duration 54:41   STEREO TV14 (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 4:39 am
    Agatha Christie's Partners In Crime [#102H] The Secret Adversary, Part 2 Tommy is mistaken for a wealthy mastermind who's working with Brown's violent, criminal gang. Tuppence takes a job as maid to Rita Vandemeyer, a faded soprano with ties to Brown. Vandemeyer receives a package from Brown, Major Carter is no help at all, and the Beresfords work to maintain their cover in the face of increasing peril. duration 54:05   STEREO TVPG-V
  • 5:34 am
    Adventures of Sherlock Holmes [#120] Shy Ballerina Dr Watson's hat is found at the scene of a murder, leading Lestrade to suspect him of having killed a diplomat lately returned from Saint Petersburg. A Russian ballet dancer and a composer are also suspects, but Holmes unmasks the real murderer. duration 25:59   TVG
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4316Z] duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:30 am
    Power Yoga: Mind and Body [#117] Balancing Poses - Version Two With Navasana, Vyagrasana, Ashtanga, Eagle/Garudasana, and others. duration 27:15   STEREO TVG
  • 7:00 am
    Sit and Be Fit [#1304] Strong Back Strong Core Mary Ann combines a variety of exercises to emphasize the importance of strong core muscles and their role in maintaining back health. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 7:30 am
    Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique [#923H] Weight Loss: Leg Slenderizers duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 8:00 am
    The Jazzy Vegetarian [#604H] Tex-Mex with a Twist Host Laura Theodore prepares plant-based, Tex-Mex style cuisine. The spicy fare starts with Seitan Fajitas, showcasing the meaty texture of seitan, drizzled with Cashew Sour "Cream," and served over Spicy Rice. Zesty Maple Almonds are crunchy, spicy, and sweet, while a Mango- Banana Smoothie provides a refreshing beverage to round out the menu. Special guest: Tara Sherbert. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 8:30 am
    Lidia's Kitchen [#404H] Salt Salting your food is an important step in any kitchen, and the type of salt used can make a huge difference in your meal. Today's menu includes: salted cod fritters: crispy chunky cod fritters made for the perfect salty snack; penne rigate in vodka sauce: an iconic Italian pasta dish with penne rigate in a creamy pink vodka sauce; beef chuck and beer; a rick and flavorful braise that will beckon everyone to the table. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:00 am
    Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope [#608H] Dreamin' California's Coast - Malibu to Big Joseph and Julie are California Dreamin' as they celebrate their anniversary along the state's romantic coast. They join up with a California Luxury Tour which begins in Southern California in their hometown of Topanga and travels to the nearby Getty Villa where they partake of the glory that was Greece and Rome. From there they follow the winding coast to Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo County and then northward to the edge of the Big Sur. Highlights of their adventure include wine tasting in the sampling rooms of some of Malibu's little-known, but star-studded wineries, visiting Santa Barbara's famous mission, horseback riding on the Pismo dunes, soaking their bones at Sycamore Hot Springs and strolling the peddle-strewn beaches of Cambria. California Dreamin' takes on new meaning when they imagine life among splendor that is Hearst Castle in San Simeon - where the rich and famous once played at being common folk. The sun dramatically sets on their adventure at the world-famous Point Dume State Beach in Malibu. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 9:30 am
    Destination Craft with Jim West [#112H] Nepal Jim West travels to Nepal and the extraordinary Kathmandu Valley where master artisans teach paper and clay mask making, creating felted balls for clothes dryers, and crafting an extraordinary singing bowl. Jim also participates in Nepalese paper making and learns about traditional wood carving. He watches monks make sand mandala's in a Buddhist temple, and enjoys a cooking lesson from a special group of ladies. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 10:00 am
    Finding Your Roots [#408H] Relatives We Never Knew We Had Actresses Tea Leoni and Gaby Hoffmann's lives have been shaped by family mysteries. They are introduced to the identities and life stories of their biological ancestors, thanks to DNA detective work. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 11:00 am
    MotorWeek [#3718H] duration 26:46   SRND51 TVG
  • 11:30 am
    American Woodshop [#2404H] Garden Fan Trellis and Garden Gates. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Father Brown [#109H] The Mayor and the Magician At the annual village f?te the obnoxious mayor, William Knight, is electrocuted at the microphone. He is a man with many enemies, including his wife, who is arrested. Father Brown is shocked by what is said in the confessional, but it provides a clue to the killer. Mrs McCarthy's 'long dead' husband, Franc, turns up dressed as a magician. duration 47:19   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 pm
    Check, Please! Bay Area [#1220H] Mingalaba Restaurant, The Brazen Head, 'aina Burmese flavors take us to Burlingame this week with stir-fry dishes that are neither too hot nor too spicy at Mingalaba Restaurant. But if you get a late-night hankering, while you're in the Cow Hollow district of San Francisco, the pub favorites at The Brazen Head are sure to hit the spot. Finally, we end with a love letter to the islands in the form of elevated Hawaiian cuisine at '?ina in San Francisco's Dogpatch. duration 25:48   STEREO TVG
  • 1:30 pm
    Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef [#508H] Entertaining for a Crowd Chef Keller is making pork rillette, a delicious pate or meat spread found in nearly every French home. The second recipe is a unique lasagna made with tender, succulent short rib meat. For dessert, he is showing a way to make meringue in minutes. Pork Rillette, Braised Short Rib Lasagna, & Floating Island Meringues with Creme Anglaise. duration 27:14   STEREO TVG
  • 2:00 pm
    Essential Pepin [#125H] Ocean Options Brandade De Morue Au Gratin; Sea Bass In Shredded Potato Skin; Nage Courte Of Striped Bass; Codfish In Olive Oil And Horseradish Sauce. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 2:30 pm
    Martha Bakes [#804H] Alternative Crusts Attention all pie and tart bakers-this show is for you. Join Martha as she shares nutritious and healthier crust alternatives using a new repertoire of grains, flours and sweeteners in four remarkable recipes: a show-stopping free-form plum galette with a crunchy cornmeal crust, a decadent and dairy-free chocolate-coconut pie, and an incredibly delicious savory whole-wheat, olive oil crusted mushroom tart made with tahini. Something delicious for everyone! duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 3:00 pm
    Antiques Roadshow [#2201H] Harrisburg, Hour One Celebrate ROADSHOW's new season with a first-time visit to Harrisburg. Treasures include a Pennsylvania Dutch coffeepot, an 1892 H. F. Farny painting, and a Rene Lalique necklace. Which is valued at $200, 000-$300,000 during an emotional appraisal? duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • 4:00 pm
    Growing A Greener World [#804H] Gardening for Butterflies & Other Beneficial Insects (Atlanta, GA, Phoenix, AZ) Ask a gardener these days what's on their short list of upcoming projects, and they'll likely name the addition or expansion of a butterfly or pollinator garden. That's because the loss of their native habitats to urban sprawl and the widespread use of herbicides in commercial farming has decimated many of the plants these insects need to survive. As gardeners often do, they're now rising up in force in an effort to restore lost habitats across the country, starting in their own backyards. In this episode, we work alongside national experts to show ways we can all attract and help restore populations of these threatened insects. At the same time, we'll be increasing the beauty of our landscapes with native plants that our beneficial insects depend on. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 4:30 pm
    Fit 2 Stitch [#504H] The Modern Pant In this episode, Peggy shares the history of slacks - and how they got their name - with the help of a guest from the company that invented them. Viewers will learn about today's latest styles and environmentally friendly fabrics. Always helping sewers focus on fit, Peggy also will use a live model to demonstrate the steps to getting the best-fitting pair of pants. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 5:00 pm
    Odd Squad [#214H] High Maintenance/Not Ok Computer High Maintenance - Agents switch jobs with the maintenance department for a day. Curriculum: Word problems involving multi-addend addition and multiplication. Not OK Computer - The agents get trapped in a computer. Curriculum: Using standard to measure length and capacity. duration 28:46   SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 5:30 pm
    Arthur [#1201] Is That Kosher/Never Never Never * Is that Kosher? - Joan Rivers lends her voice as Francine's sharp-tongued grandma, Bubba, in this episode about family traditions and communal celebration. Francine's convinced that she can fast on Yom Kippur just like her older sister. But then Arthur wins a free pizza party for all his friends for that very same day! Will Francine be able to resist? With Bubba's help, Francine learns that there's more to the special holiday than making it through a fast.
    * Never, Never, Never - Since Grandma Thora gives D.W. so many gifts, it must mean she really loves her, right? When D.W.'s extra toys fall into the hands of the destructive Tibble twins, she worries that no one loves her anymore - until Arthur comes to the rescue and proves that giving gifts isn't the only way of showing you care.
    duration 28:46   STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • EVENING
  • 6:00 pm
    Arthur [#1203] D.W.'s Stray Netkitin/Bats in the Belfry * D.W.'S Stray Netkitin - D.W. is panicked when a "Scary Clown" virus ruins the Read family computer. Who will take care of her virtual Netkitin pet? "Tickly" needs her hair brushed just so and will only eat Net Nibbles! So D.W. turns to Arthur and Emily for help - but is she really ready to give up control?
    * Bats in the Belfry - Arthur and D.W. are thrilled when Grandma Thora lets them turn her attic into a clubhouse. They each have their own fantasy vision of what it should look like... but their argument is interrupted by the appearance of a very real bat! Will the bat threaten their new play space? Or can they appreciate meeting this unfamiliar creature?
    duration 28:46   STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 6:30 pm
    Ready Jet Go! [#122H] Sunspot and the Great Red Spot/Uncle Zucchini Babysits "Sunspot and the Great Red Spot" - Sunspot is determined to get to Jupiter to meet his fellow pet aliens, other members of the Red Spot Club. The Club is thousands of years old. They meet annually at an exact time to observe and celebrate the Red Spot. But, mechanical problems with the family wagon/saucer may thwart the trip. The kids and Celery do everything they can to get Sunspot to Jupiter and his Red Spot Club meet-up. Curriculum: The Great Red Spot is an enormous, high-pressure storm akin to an Earth hurricane that has been raging on the surface of Jupiter for at least 400 years. "Uncle Zucchini Babysits" - Uncle Zucchini finally gets to Earth for a visit, just as the Propulsion parents are called away on a work assignment. Uncle Zucchini volunteers to watch the kids. In the process of helping the kids coax Sunspot into taking a bath, Uncle Zucchini learns about the three states of water (solid, liquid, and gas). Curriculum: What is water and how does it change from one form to another? Water exists in three different states: solid, liquid, and gas. Clouds, snow, and rain are all made up of some form of water. Temperature and pressure can change water from solid (ice) to liquid (wet) to gas (vapor). duration 28:46   SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 7:00 pm
    The Great British Baking Show [#202H] Bread Watch the 12 remaining contestants bake 36 perfectly thin and crispy bread sticks and technically tricky English muffins. The Showstopper features outrageous loaves of bread ... from a Christmas wreath to a proud peacock and a psychic octopus. duration 56:15   STEREO TVPG
  • 8:00 pm
    British Antiques Roadshow [#3719H] Lowther Castle 1 duration 58:21   STEREO TVG
  • 9:00 pm
    Dickensian [#105H] Jaggers urges Barbary to make a plan but he refuses to believe all hope is lost and sets out to talk to all his previous business associates in the hope of getting a number of small loans. Honoria invites Captain Hawdon to tea determined to erase any thought of Sir Leicester as a suitor. duration 57:16   STEREO TVG
  • 10:00 pm
    Jewel in the Crown [#113] Pandora's Box In August 1947 Guy Perron, now a Cambridge history lecturer, returns to India on the eve of Independence to observe the last days of British rule. He discovers that Merrick has married Susan, but has subsequently been killed, ostensibly in a riding accident. No-one is anxious to discuss the details. Sarah is distant when they meet again - she is involved, with Ahmed Kasim, in managing the Nawab's household.
    The Nawab himself faces a dilemma - whether to opt for political independence for his small state, or to integrate with the forthcoming Indian Union Territory. In the end, he chooses integration. Perron questions Nigel Rowan about Merrick's death, and learns the non-unexpected truth - Merrick was murdered. The facts are recorded, but a murdered Englishman is a undesirable fact at a time when India's independence is threatening to release a Pandora's Box of troubles.
    duration 51:53   TV14
  • 11:00 pm
    Globe Trekker [#1609H] Top 10 South American Adventures In this Globe Trekker special, Ian Wright, Holly Morris, Elis Nevitt, Matt Young, Megan McCormick and Zay Harding travel all across South America - to Guyana, Venezuela, Columbia, Bolivia, Chile, Argentina, Paraguay and Brazil - in search of the continent's Top 10 adventures, which include white water rafting in untamed waters, searching for giant anaconda snakes, trekking to the world's highest waterfalls, and climbing to the snow-capped summit of the Lanin Volcano in the Andes Mountains. duration 57:26   STEREO TVPG
  • 12:00 am
    Our California [#101H] Shinzen Garden, Town Baker, Rancho Camulos Host Joel Greene visits the tranquil Shinzen Garden in Fresno; samples the tasty sticky buns at The Town Baker in Idyllwild; and tours Rancho Camulos Musuem in historic Piru, Ventura County. duration 26:40   STEREO TVPG
  • 12:30 am
    Today's Wild West [#106H] Chief Joseph Trail Ride Ride the 1877 trail of the Nez Perce Indians flight to freedom, on the week long Chief Joseph Trail Ride in Montana; Plus Montana's Mystical Deer Medicine Rocks, of Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse, and Custer. duration 27:55   STEREO TVG
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