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Edison: American Experience

With 1,093 patents, Thomas Edison is remembered as the genius creator of the modern world.

Tuesday at 9:00 pm | A Day with Thomas A. Edison

Nature: Penguin Post Office

In the heart of the Antarctic Peninsula, a post office is surrounded by 3,000 gentoo penguins.

Wednesday at 8:00 pm | Preview

Secret Life of the Cat

Fifty cats from Surrey are tagged with GPS collars and their movements are recorded.

Thursday at 8:00 pm

Check, Please!

NEW! Norman's Bistro, Birchwood Kitchen, and Leadbelly.

Friday at 8:00 pm | Website

Martha Bakes: Nuts

Martha creates a traditional Linzertorte, a famous walnut cake and a pecan tart.

Saturday at 4:00 pm | Preview

WordGirl

The adventures of mild-mannered fifth grader, Becky Botsford, who becomes WordGirl!

Sundays at 6:30 am

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Check, Please!

Check, Please! Don't miss the BRAND NEW episode Friday!

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WTTW Kids Get the facts in the Dinosaur Train Field Guide!

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Foodie in Residence

Foodie in Residence All things Chicago food and drink!

 
Chicago Tonight: local and in-depth coverage of Chicago news

Remembering Ernie Banks

Chicago Cubs Hall of Famer Ernie Banks died Friday, Jan. 23. The two-time National League MVP was 83. We take a look back at his career and his impact on baseball with Chicago Tribune sports...

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Let the Music Set You Free

Let the Music Set You Free The Music Theatre Workshop lends a stage and a voice to the Chicago teens who need it most. more >

 
Madama Butterfly Flies

Madama Butterfly Flies While in Peoria, why not make time for a top-notch opera? more >

 

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Great Games!

Great Games! Play with your favorite characters! more >

 
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