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Don't Miss List | April 8 - April 21

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Preview the programs you don't want to miss for the period of April 8 - April 21, 2021 from WMHT. For up-to-date program listings on WMHT-TV, WORLD, CREATE, and WMHT PBS Kids 24/7, visit our schedules page. Click here to sign up to receive our Don't Miss List in your inbox bi-weekly.

Carole King & James Taylor at the Troubadour

Thursday, April 8 | 7:30pm on WMHT-TV
Carole King and James Taylor celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Los Angeles club with a great set of songs.

The Windermere Children

Thursday, April 8 | 9pm on WMHT-TV
This powerful film reveals a little-known story of 300 young orphaned Jewish refugees.

American Masters | Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

Friday, April 9 | 9pm on WMHT-TV
Explore the life and work of the legendary neurologist and storyteller Oliver Sacks.

A Bridge to Justice: The Life of Franklin H. Williams

Sunday, April 11 | 5pm on WMHT-TV
A documentary on civil rights leader, lawyer and Peace Corps organizer Franklin Williams.

Atlantic Crossing

Sunday, April 11 | 5pm on WMHT-TV
Olav and the king plan their escape; Martha and her children take refuge in Sweden, but a Nazi threat still looms.

Independent Lens: Down a Dark Stairwell

Monday, April 12 | 10pm on WMHT-TV
Sometimes the quest for racial justice isn’t black and white.

FRONTLINE: American Insurrection

Tuesday, April 13 | 10pm on WMHT-TV
FRONTLINE & ProPublica investigate the far-right groups behind recent threats & violence.

Nature: The Leopard Legacy

Wednesday, April 14 | 8pm on WMHT-TV
Follow the story of a leopard mother as she raises her cubs near the Luangwa River.

Midsomer Murders: The Dagger Club

Saturday, April 17 | 7pm on WMHT-TV
The unveiling of a newly-discovered novel by deceased Midsomer crime-writer George Summersbee is jeopardized when the manuscript is stolen and a woman is fatally electrocuted by a booby-trapped roulette wheel.

My Grandparents’ War: Kristin Scott Thomas

Sunday, April 18 | 8pm on WMHT-TV
Actress Kristin Scott Thomas discovers how her grandfather saved thousands at Dunkirk.

American Experience: American Oz

Monday, April 19 | 9pm on WMHT-TV
Explore the life and times of L. Frank Baum, creator of the beloved The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.

Independent Lens: Philly DA

Tuesday, April 20 | 9pm on WMHT-TV
He sued police over 75 times. Now he’s the D.A. Can his team make change from the inside?

NOVA: Reff Rescue

Wednesday, April 21 | 9pm on WMHT-TV
Scientists race to help corals adapt to warming oceans through assisted evolution.

PASSPORT PICKS: Pumas: No Second Chance | The Black Church | Atlantic Crossing

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No Second Chance

Alice is shot in the back, her husband is murdered, and her daughter kidnapped.

The Black Church

An intimate four-hour series from Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Atlantic Crossing

Based on a true story of passion and politics. Premiering Sunday, April 4 at 9/8c.