December 10 | Holiday Recommendations
December 10, 2020
Celebrate the season with KPBS. This week’s selections feature holiday favorites, all with a connection to service and sacrifice. Enjoy them!
All is Calm
Based on a true story, “All is Calm” takes place on Christmas of 1914. During WWI, Allied and German soldiers set conflict aside for one night to celebrate the holiday with song. Tune in to KPBS TV on Thursday, December 24 at 10:00 p.m. oron the PBS Video Player with KPBS Passport.
Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
A new twist on a Christmas classic, The Old Globe’s production of “Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” has been reimagined as a radio special exclusively for KPBS. American icon and writer Theodore Geisel served in the US Army during World War II. Broadcasts on KPBS are scheduled for Sunday, December 20 at 12:00 noon and Thursday, December 24 at 6:00 p.m. The program can be heard on 89.5 FM, streamed live on the KPBS website, on the KPBS app, and on smart speakers.
A Charlie Brown Christmas
Another holiday staple, “A Charlie Brown Christmas” is the classic tale featuring Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and all the other Peanuts characters you know and love. Creator Charles Schulz also served in WWII. Watch on KPBS on Sunday, December 13 at 5:30 p.m. and on KPBS Kids at 7:30 p.m.