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August Membership Campaign

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The first Membership campaign of the new fiscal year (FY 16) begins on Friday, August 8th with a line-up of new specials and old favorites. Individual support helps ThinkTV and CET continue to broadcast award-winning programming as well as support our education-based initiatives.  Here are a few program highlights from our August Membership Campaign:

Brain Maker with Dr. David Perlmutter, MD
August 8, Noon CET
August 8, 2pm ThinkTV14
August 8, 5pm ThinkTV16

Dr. Perlmutter explains how nurturing gut health can alter your brain's destiny for the better.

 

30 Days to a Younger Heart with Dr. Steven Masley, MD
August 8, 4pm ThinkTV14
August 9, 1pm ThinkTV16
August 9, 3pm CET

Steven Masley, MD shares three simple steps that will help reverse the onset of aging and disease.

 

Il Volo: Live from Pompeii
August 8, 5pm CET Arts
August 8, 7pm ThinkTV14
August 9, 6pm ThinkTV16
August 9, 6pm CET

The young tenors perform classic Italian favorites and original songs in this concert special. 

 

Ken Burns: The Civil War
August 8, 6pm CET
August 12, 10pm ThinkTV14
August 13, 8pm ThinkTV16

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of the landmark documentary with an in-depth overview and interviews.

 

Great Broadway Musical Moments from the Ed Sullivan Show
August 8, 6:30pm CET Arts
August 13, 8pm ThinkTV14

Outstanding performances by Ethel Merman, Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke and more are showcased.

 

Simon and Garfunkel: The Concert in Central Park
August 8, 9pm ThinkTV16
August 9, 5pm CET Arts
August 9, 7:30pm CET
August 9, 9:30pm ThinkTV14

The iconic duo perform "Mrs. Robinson," "Sounds of Silence" and more hits in this 1981 concert.

 

60s & 70s Slow Songs
August 8, 10:30pm ThinkTV16
August 9, 8pm ThinkTV14
August 13, 9:30pm CET

Unforgettable love songs from Andy Williams, Dusty Springfield and Anne Murray are showcased.

 

Mannheim Steamroller 30/40 Live
August 9 at 7:30pm ThinkTV16
August 10, 9:30pm ThinkTV14
August 11, 9:30pm CET

Songs from the Mannheim Steamroller Christmas annual tour include "Deck the Halls" and more.

 

Downton Abbey Rediscovered
August 9, 9pm CET
August 9, 9pm ThinkTV16
August 10, 8pm CET Arts
August 14, 8pm ThinkTV14

Relive treasured moments from “Downton Abbey’s” five seasons and sample the next and final season.

 

Ethan Bortnick: Power of Music
August 10, 8pm CET

The amazing 12-year old pianist, singer and composer is accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra in this concert presentation.

 

Great Performances “Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga”
August 10, 9:30pm CET

The legendary singer and the pop diva perform swinging selections from their latest collaboration.

 

The Tenors: Under One Sky
August 11, 8pm CET

The Tenors showcase their voices and angelic harmonies with original compositions and pop songs.

 

John Sebastian Folk Rewind
August 14, 9pm ThinkTV16

Folk legend John Sebastian along with Barry McGuire, Roger McGuinn and The Chad Mitchell Trio reunite for a folk reunion.