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Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189

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XFINITY 190

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XFINITY 191 & 621

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Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192

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More from KQED

KQED Celebrates the Holidays 2014

KQED Holiday Specials and Events 2012 Recipes, Gift Ideas, Travel and More
 
Recipes, Gift Ideas, Travel Tips and More!
Mixtape
Mixtape: Going Home (for the Holidays)

Listen Online

dinosaur in thrift shop
Secondhand SF: 13 Vintage Stores Worth Digging Through

If you don't like to shop, but enjoy a good archaeological dig, check out these San Francisco vintage shops to uncover the perfect gift for your more finicky friends.

Art Book
Trade Cash for Craft: Find the Perfect Gift at These 11 Holiday Art Events

We feature familiar favorites (with new names), as well as up-and-coming newbies, and most everything in between. Happy shopping!

Small Gift
5 Gifts to Skip This (and Every) Holiday Season

Tips for avoiding the 'wrong present' trap, especially for those 50+.

Bay Area Bites
Bay Area Bites: Christmas Recipes

Get recipes for everything from Cranberry Jalapeno Relish to DIY Candy Canes on KQED's food blog.

Volunteers Needed
During the Holidays, 9 Ways to Volunteer

Here in the Bay Area we have a lot to be grateful for. Why not give back to the community by volunteering this holiday season?

 
Holiday Programs on KQED TV 9 & KQED Plus
Renee Fleming - Christmas In New York
Renee Fleming - Christmas In New York

KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 30, 2014 -- 11:30am

Curious George
Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas

KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 1, 2014 -- 4:00pm
KQED 9: Wed, Dec 17, 2014 -- 8:00am
More air dates

Rick Steves' Europe Holy Land Marathon

KQED Plus: Sat, Dec 6, 2014 -- 1:00pm
KQED 9: Sun, Dec 7, 2014 -- 6:00pm

Irish Rovers
Irish Rovers Christmas

KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 7, 2014 -- 11:00pm

A Christmas Carol: The Concert
Christmas on the Danube

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 16, 2014 -- 2:00pm

National Christmas Tree
The National Christmas Tree Lighting 2014

KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 16, 2014 -- 7:00pm

Xmas Without China
Xmas Without China

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 16, 2014 -- 11:00pm

Call the Midwife Holiday Special (2014)
Call the Midwife Holiday Specials

2012 Special - KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 17, 2014 -- 8:00pm
2013 Special - KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 24, 2014 -- 8:16pm; KQED 9: Thu, Dec 25, 2014 -- 9:30pm
2014 Special - KQED 9: Thu, Dec 25, 2014 -- 8:00pm

Il Volo
Il Volo Buon Natale

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 18, 2014 -- 1:30pm

Christmas In Alsace with Chef Hubert Keller

KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 18, 2014 -- 11:00pm
KQED 9: Tue, Dec 23, 2014 -- 1:30pm

Vienna
Burt Wolf: Travels and Traditions

Hanukkah KQED 9: Sun, Dec 21, 2014 -- 12:00pm

Rick Steves
Rick Steves' European Christmas

KQED 9: Sun, Dec 21, 2014 -- 2:00pm; Tue, Dec 23, 2014 -- 10:00pm

Mormon Tabernacle Featuring Deborah Voigt and John Rhys
Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir featuring Deborah Voigt and John Rhys

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 19, 2014 -- 9:00pm
KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 23, 2014 -- 7:00pm

Salzburg
First Silent Night

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 19, 2014 -- 10:00pm, Wed, Dec 24, 2014 -- 11:00pm

Santa with sesame street group
Elmo's Christmas Countdown

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 23, 2014 -- 11:00am

Boys Chorus
Holiday Concert: San Francisco Boys Chorus

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 23, 2014 -- 7:30pm

Bear in Snow
Nature: Christmas In Yellowstone

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 25, 2013 at 8pm

Yo-Yo Ma
Gershwin Celebration at The New York Philharmonic with Dianne Reeves

The New York Philharmonic rings in 2014 with this New Year's Eve celebration.
KQED 9: Wed, Dec 31, 2014 -- 9:00pm

 
Holiday Programs on KQED Radio 88.5 & 89.3

Menorah
Hanukkah Lights 2014 (NPR)

Hanukkah stories and memoirs written by acclaimed authors expressly for the show.
Wed, Dec 17 at 8pm and Sat, Dec 20 at 2pm

 

Ho, Ho, Huh?  Selected Shorts' Christmas Special

Sat, Dec 20 at 8pm

HEARING VOICES from NPR® Shopping for Santa: A Season's Greeting

Wed, Dec 24, 2014 at 8pm

Jonathan Winters
Jonathan Winters' A Christmas Carol (NPR)

Thu, Dec 25, 2014 at 8pm

Toast of the Nation 2014 (NPR)

Wed, Dec 31, 2014 at 7pm into Thu, Jan 1, 2015 at 2am (exact start time TBD)

Also on KQED.org this week ...

Taos Pueblo
American Indian Heritage Month

KQED proudly celebrates the richness and diversity of the greater San Francisco Bay Area by commemorating American Indian Heritage Month in November. KQED Public TV 9 schedules a special lineup of programs, which are highlighted in a guide along with listings of community resources and local events.

Thanksgiving Recipes
Bay Area Bites Thanksgiving Menu

Bay Area Bites shares a Thanksgiving Menu with creative yet traditional recipes along with related posts to cooking guides, advice, and safety tips to have a delicious and stress-free holiday meal.

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