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Curiosity Quest Previous Broadcasts

Safety Training (Episode #405)

KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 23, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel on this quest as he journeys to Oregon where he joins a boat safety class to learn what to do just in case he needs to abandon ship. Watch as Joel jumps in his safety suit and learns how to board the small raft.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 24, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 24, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Arena Floor (Episode #404)

KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 22, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel on this quest as he learns how a basketball court can become an ice hockey floor. Grab your jackets and watch as the transformation occurs at an amazing speed.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 23, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 23, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Karate (Episode #403)

KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 21, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel on this high intensity quest where he learns from Sensei Mark how karate is done. Watch as he gets "initiated" and earns his very first black stripe.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 22, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 22, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Cranberries (Episode #402)

KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 20, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel as he visits a cranberry bog in Wisconsin to learn how cranberries are harvested. Watch as Joel encounters the cold Wisconsin weather and wades through the flooded cranberry fields to help.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 21, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 21, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Pianos (Episode #311)

KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 19, 2015 -- 4:00 PM

Watch as CQ contest winner Dorothy joins Joel at the Steinway & Sons factory in New York to learn how pianos are made. She really is a very talented piano player!

Challenge Course (Episode #312)

KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 18, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel and Adriano and learn what it's like to take a ride on the challenge course zip line. Get ready to face your fear of heights!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 19, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Cheese (Episode #401)

KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 16, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel as he visits the Crave Brothers Cheese Farmstead in Wisconsin to learn how milk becomes cheese. Watch as Joel becomes a "master cheese maker" and creates his very own CQ cheese.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 17, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 17, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Chef (Episode #313)

KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 15, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel as he learns all that it takes to become a chef from Tapa Meze's head chef, Colin Collville. Watch as the seasonings spice up this episode!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 16, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 16, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Challenge Course (Episode #312)

KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 14, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel and Adriano and learn what it's like to take a ride on the challenge course zip line. Get ready to face your fear of heights!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 19, 2015 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 15, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 15, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Pianos (Episode #311)

KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 13, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Watch as CQ contest winner Dorothy joins Joel at the Steinway & Sons factory in New York to learn how pianos are made. She really is a very talented piano player!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 14, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 14, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Dw Drums (Episode #307)

KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 12, 2015 -- 4:00 PM

Have you ever wondered how drums make such cool sounds? Join Joel as he ventures through the Drum Workshop factory to learn all about drum making with woods from exotic places. And be sure not to miss out when he shows off his drummer skills!

Pet Grooming (Episode #308)

KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 11, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Americans love their animals so kids always wonder what happens when their pets off at the groomers. Join Joel as he gets hairy and wet with the K-9s and kittens.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 12, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Motor Coach (Episode #310)

KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 9, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Ever wonder how the humongous RV's are made? Join Joel as he ventures through the Country Coach factory to help assemble these fun recreational vehicles.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 10, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 10, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Sandcastle (Episode #309)

KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 8, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Did you know the tallest sand castle measured over 31ft tall? Watch as Joel joins a sand castle building contest to learn what it takes to create a work of art in the sand.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 9, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 9, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Pet Grooming (Episode #308)

KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 7, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Americans love their animals so kids always wonder what happens when their pets off at the groomers. Join Joel as he gets hairy and wet with the K-9s and kittens.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 12, 2015 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 8, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 8, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Dw Drums (Episode #307)

KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 6, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Have you ever wondered how drums make such cool sounds? Join Joel as he ventures through the Drum Workshop factory to learn all about drum making with woods from exotic places. And be sure not to miss out when he shows off his drummer skills!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 7, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 7, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Jelly Belly (Episode #303)

KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 -- 4:00 PM

Did you know that President Ronald Regan always had a bowl of Jelly Belly beans on his desk? Join on this quest to learn how these tasty treats are made.

Circus Vargas (Episode #304)

KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Ever wonder what it's like to be a circus performer? Join Joel as he clowns around, learns to juggle and takes part in a Circus Vargas performance.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Vermont Teddy Bear (Episode #306)

KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 2, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Did you know that 40% of adults still have their childhood teddy bear? Join Joel as he turns the Vermont Teddy Bear factory inside out to learn what it takes to hand-make a stuffed teddy bear.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 3, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 3, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Ben and Jerry's (Episode #305)

KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 1, 2015 -- 11:00 PM

Some of the tastiest ice cream flavors ever made have come from the Ben and Jerry's factory! Join Joel as he learns how ice cream is made and actually creates his very own ice cream flavor called Curiously Gooey Chewy Chocolate Chunk.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 2, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 2, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Circus Vargas (Episode #304)

KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 1, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Ever wonder what it's like to be a circus performer? Join Joel as he clowns around, learns to juggle and takes part in a Circus Vargas performance.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 1, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
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