WCTE-CREATE Membership Drive

WCTE-CREATE Membership Drive
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Nov. 3rd & 4th, Nov. 10th & 11th

During the first two weekends in November, we’re bringing you great programming on WCTE-Create. You can watch cooking shows like Julia Child Memories: Bon Appétit! and America’s Home Cooking: One Skillet. Also, for those of you who are fans of travel shows, we’re bringing you a thrilling two-hour Rick Steves’ Hidden Europe to stoke viewers’ travel dreams. Watch and be inspired on  on WCTE Digital Channel 22.3.

Special WCTE-Create Membership Program Schedule

Watch these broadcasts on WCTE-Create digital channel 22.3 and get exclusive thank-you gifts when you pledge your financial support.

Weekday     Date     Time     Program  
Saturday 11/3/12 9:00 AM America's Home Cooking: One Skillet
Saturday 11/3/2012 12:00 PM Rick Steves' Hidden Europe - Special Edition
Saturday 11/3/2012 02:00 PM Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge: Amazing Encounters
Sunday 11/3/2012 09:00 AM Julia Child Memories: Bon Appetit!
Sunday 11/3/2012 11:00 AM Sewing with Nancy: Art Quilts - Fusible Collage Workshop
Sunday 11/3/2012 12:00 PM Kathy Smith Ageless Energy
Sunday 11/3/2012 01:30 PM Go Greener
Saturday 11/10/2012 09:00 AM Sewing with Nancy: Art Quilts - Fusible Collage Workshop
Saturday 11/10/2012 10:00 AM Easy Yoga for Arthritis with Peggy Cappy
Saturday 11/10/2012 11:00 AM Diet Free w/Zonya Foco, RD
Saturday 11/10/2012 01:00 PM Rick Steves' Hidden Europe - Special Edition
Sunday 11/11/2012 09:00 AM Julia Child Memories: Bon Appetit!
Sunday 11/11/2012 11:00 AM Sewing with Nancy: Sewing from A-Z
Sunday 11/11/2012 12:30 PM Joel Harper's Slim & Fit
Sunday 11/11/2012 01:30 PM Rick Steves' Mediterranean Mosiac

America’s Home Cooking: One Skillet: Chris Fennimore and Nancy Polinsky prepare easy, delicious and satisfying one-skillet meals with talented home cooks. AMERICA'S HOME COOKING: ONE SKILLET features a collection of cherished family recipes passed down from generation to generation. Whether slow-simmered or quickly sautéed, these hearty soups, stews and cheesy casseroles move from the stove to the table in one pan. The "no-fuss" recipes include: steak pizzaiola, skillet Reubens, spaghetti with clams and apple skillet cobbler.

Rick Steves’ Hidden Europe: In this special edition, Rick Steves peeks into the corners of Europe and reveals his favorite off-the-beaten path destinations — unheralded sights relatively unknown to most American tourists. This two-hour special, broken into four parts, revolves around an exciting medley of segments taken from recent seasons of Rick Steves' Europe, plus a never-before-seen foray to Rick's favorite Italian hill town.

Art Wolfe’s Travels to the Edge: Amazing Encounters: Follow the celebrated photographer on a journey through his favorite moments from the past two seasons of his series. He tracks the last of the Bengal tigers in Nepal, marvels at snow monkeys in Japan, encounters baby seals on South Georgia Island and snaps photos of baby grey whales off Baja Mexico.

Julia Child Memories: Bon Appétit: This retrospective includes some of the most memorable episodes from Julia’s classic cooking series, THE FRENCH CHEF: “Bouillabaisse à la Marseillaise,” “To Roast A Chicken” and “The Omelette Show.” In addition to testimonials from noted chefs, the program features commentary from Streep and author Julie Powell, who wrote the book on which the film is based.

Sewing With Nancy: Art Quilts – Fusible Collage Workshop: Join host Nancy Zieman and fiber artists Laura Wasilowski and Frieda Anderson as they take a workshop approach to making fusible art quilts. Bold fabrics, colors, fusible web, release paper, and creative cutting combine to make art quilts that add a breath of sunshine to any décor. You’ll see how easy it is to prepare each of the elements in these innovative quilts.

Kathy Smith Ageless Energy: This three-act three-break special addresses and provides solutions to the “personal energy crisis” of viewers in the 50+ demographic. Fitness icon Kathy Smith redefines the concept of health and wellness for both women and men, in both inspirational and practical terms. Kathy provides viewers with the tools to create a life-plan that ensures continuing energy, stamina, strength and vitality.

GoGreener: GoGreener is an upbeat, motivational special that provides simple, practical ways to become a more mindful consumer and save money. Viewers will discover that "Going Greener" is not taxing or difficult, nor does it require a huge investment or involve a major lifestyle change. This program will dispel those myths. Aimed at homeowners as well as apartment dwellers, GoGreener identifies little changes in everyday activities -- the "low-hanging fruit" -- showing that small adjustments result in significant savings, while strengthening the local economy and reducing dependence on imported energy and products.

Easy Yoga for Arthritis with Peggy Cappy: Easy Yoga for Arthritis with Peggy Cappy is designed to address not only arthritis issues but all joints which have stiffened with age or become less mobile from injury or inactivity. With 30 years of experience dealing with young and old alike, yoga instructor Peggy will show how the key to dealing with arthritis is exercise and specifically yoga because it can be both safe and effective.

Diet Free With Zonya Foco, RD: In her first pledge special, registered dietician Zonya Foco delivers healthy eating and exercise advice with her trademark energy and humor, inspiring stories and audience participation. She tailored DIET FREE WITH ZONYA FOCO, RD for those who want to stop the weight-gain cycle, improve their energy, lower their cholesterol, blood sugar or blood pressure, or simply enjoy optimum health. Over the course of four acts, Zonya presents the principles and benefits behind each of her eight DIET FREE™ lifestyle habits.

Sewing With Nancy – Sewing from A-Z: Join host Nancy Zieman as she shares a sampling of her updated sewing and quilting techniques from A to Z. Travel through the alphabet with Nancy as you learn tips that save time, simplify construction, make sewing more enjoyable, and achieve professional results.

Joel Harper's Slim & Fit: Celebrity trainer Joel Harper and YOU doc Dr. Michael Roizen return to public television with their second dynamic fitness program, “Joel Harper’s Slim & Fit.” This 60-minute pledge event features two unique workouts which help boost energy levels so you burn fat, while targeting those bothersome areas. Joel’s mom joins him in this special to maintain her commitment to staying healthy. Joel’s resistance and balance tips can help lead to a leaner, healthier you for all workout levels: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced.

Rick Steves' Mediterranean Mosaic: Travel expert Rick Steves shares his extensive knowledge of European history and culture as he winds his way through southern Greece, Turkey and Croatia. On the Peloponnesian Peninsula, Rick time-trips through the ruins of Olympia, explores the ancient Greek capital of Mycenae and marvels at Greece’s Rock of Gibraltar: the fortress town of Monemvasia. In Act Two, Rick loses his way in Istanbul's Grand Bazaar, wanders among the treasures of the Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace, and cruises the churning waters of the Bosphorus. In Croatia, Rick sails the island-studded Dalmatian Coast, visits the thriving capital city of Zagreb and concludes his travels on the Istrian Peninsula's enchanting port town of Rovinj.

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