WPT Holiday Schedule Honors and Celebrates Traditions of Wisconsinites

November 19, 2012

For More Information:
Lynn Brockmeyer, WPT publicist, 608-263-3364, lynn.brockmeyer@wpt.org
Erik Ernst, WPT promotion manager, 608-265-3853, erik.ernst@wpt.org

WPT Holiday Schedule Honors and Celebrates Traditions of Wisconsinites
Wisconsin Public Television (WPT) invites viewers to celebrate the holidays with a selection of new programs and seasonal favorites that honor the traditions of viewers around the state.
 

WPT’s holiday programs schedule is as follows:

Saturday, Dec. 1
5 p.m.  Happy Holidays: The Best of the Andy Williams Christmas Shows

Monday, Dec. 3
11:30 p.m. Great Performances “Rod Stewart: Merry Christmas Baby

Wednesday, Dec. 5
7 and 8:20 a.m. The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas

Friday, Dec. 7
11:30 a.m. Shalom Sesame: Hanukkah: The Missing Menorah

Saturday, Dec. 15
6 p.m. Keeping Up Appearances Christmas Specials

Sunday, Dec. 16
11 a.m. Rick Steves’ European Christmas
7 p.m.  Arthur’s Perfect Christmas

Wednesday, Dec. 19
7 p.m. Nature Christmas in Yellowstone

Thursday, Dec. 20
10 p.m. Nature Christmas in Yellowstone

Friday, Dec. 21
4:30 p.m. Once Upon a Christmas Cheery in the Lab of Shakhashiri

Saturday, Dec. 22
4:30 p.m. Burt Wolf Taste of Freedom “Christmas”
5 p.m.  The Lawrence Welk Show “Christmas”
6 p.m.  Keeping Up Appearances Christmas Special

Sunday, Dec. 23
11 a.m. Lidia Celebrates America “Holiday Tables & Traditions”
7 p.m.  The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas

Monday, Dec. 24
9:30 a.m. Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas
7 p.m. Christmas in the Basilica With the Bel Canto Chorus
8 p.m.  Christmas With the Morman Tabernacle Choir Featuring Jane Seymour and Nathan Gunn

Tuesday, Dec. 25
6 a.m.  The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas
7 a.m.  Arthur’s Perfect Christmas
9 a.m.  Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas
1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Once Upon a Christmas Cheery in the Lab of Shakhashiri

Wednesday, Dec. 26
9:30 a.m. Once Upon a Christmas Cheery in the Lab of Shakhashiri

Friday, Dec. 28
9:30 a.m.
Arthur’s Perfect Christmas

 Saturday, Dec. 29
4:30 p.m. Burt Wolf: Taste of Freedom “New Year’s”
5 p.m.  The Lawrence Welk Show “New Year’s”
           
Sunday, Dec. 30
6 a.m. Once Upon a Christmas Cheery in the Lab of Shakhashiri
7 p.m. Call the Midwife Holiday Special

Monday, Dec. 31
7 and 11:30 p.m. Live From Lincoln Center “One Singular Sensation: Celebrating Marvin Hamlisch”

Tuesday, Jan. 1
1:30 and 7 p.m. Great Performances “From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration 2013”

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