Our summer festival on LPB starts off with a new program from Dr. David Perlmutter, Brain Maker. Dr. Perlmutter explains how nurturing “gut health” can alter your brain's destiny for the better. Brain Maker premieres Friday, August 7 at 10:30PM, and airs again Saturday August 8 at 9AM.
Get ready to slow dance when LPB airs 60s & 70s Slow Songs Saturday August 8 at 7:30PM. Dusty Springfield, Andy Williams, and others will bring back sweet memories. See an encore broadcast on August 11 at 10PM. At 9, Meet the Midtown Men! You will love the harmonies from these former Jersey Boys stars. See how you can see them live in concert.
On Sunday, August 9 at 11:30AM, LPB presents Pain Prescription with Dr. Mitchell Yass. Learn simple exercises that can give you relief from pain. At 7PM, Alastair Bruce, historical advisor to Downton Abbey, explains how they re-create the authentic etiquette of aristocrats and servants on the series. That’s followed at 8 by Downton Abbey Rediscovered. Relive moments from the first five seasons while getting a taste of the sixth and final season.
On Monday, August 10 at 7, LPB has a special episode of Antiques Roadshow: Manor House Treasures. See appraisals of items from the U.K or further. At 8:30, see video clips and interviews with Ken Burns, leading up to the 25th anniversary of The Civil War, which will air on LPB in September.
Mannheim Steamroller’s music is a part of every Christmas season. See the group in a new special Thursday, August 13 at 7PM. Friends of LPB had tickets for their Louisiana concert. That’s followed by an encore of Brain Maker.
Whether you're trying to break an addiction to sugar and carbs, overcome bad habits, or even improve your mood, Easy Willpower with Rena Greenberg can help you be at your absolute healthiest - mentally, physically and emotionally, Saturday, August 15 at 9AM. At 6PM, the golden age of swing is in the spotlight on Starlight Ballroom.
Charlie Whinham (Louisiana: The State We’re In) has traveled all over our great state! He wants to share a few of his favorite tourist destinations with you on Louisiana Travels with Charlie Whinham Monday, August 17 at 7PM. At 8, see the next volume of North Delta Ramble. Featured are an art show in the barn from a Monroe native, music from rock band Rosco Bandana, and more.
The lovely ladies of Celtic Woman perform in Emerald Tuesday, August 18 at 7. Tune in so that you don’t miss out on concert tickets. That is followed at 9 by Straight No Chaser: Songs of the Decades with the best seats in the house for their concert.
An Enduring Legacy: Louisiana’s Croatian-Americans, August 20 at 7PM, introduces us to the little-known, but tight-knit Croatian-American community in Plaquemines Parish. LPB will air it again on Sunday, August 23 at 6PM.
Lawrence Welk fans will enjoy Milestones & Memories with wonderful singing and dancing Saturday, August 22 at 4PM.
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