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Curiosity Quest Previous Broadcasts

Cranberries (Episode #402)

KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 31, 2012 -- 4:30 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: Wed, Oct 31, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Dog Sledding (Episode #610)

KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 30, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 31, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 30, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Bed Making (Episode #609)

KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 29, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 30, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 29, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Drum Sticks (Episode #606)

KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 28, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 29, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 28, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Dig This Construction Fun (Episode #605)

KQED Kids: Sat, Oct 27, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 28, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Oct 27, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Drum Sticks (Episode #606)

KQED Kids: Thu, Oct 25, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 29, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 28, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Oct 26, 2012 -- 5:00 AM

Braille Publisher (Episode #608)

KQED Kids: Thu, Oct 25, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Mushrooms (Episode #607)

KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 24, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Oct 25, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 24, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Drum Sticks (Episode #606)

KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 23, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 29, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 28, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Oct 26, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 24, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 23, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Monterey Aquarium (Episode #602)

KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 21, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 23, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 22, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 22, 2012 -- 4:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 22, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 21, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Helicopter Making (Episode #601)

KQED Kids: Sat, Oct 20, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

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  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 21, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Oct 20, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Monterey Aquarium (Episode #602)

KQED Kids: Thu, Oct 18, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 23, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 22, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 22, 2012 -- 4:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 22, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 21, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Oct 19, 2012 -- 5:00 AM

Gentle Giants Rescue (Episode #508)

KQED Kids: Thu, Oct 18, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Alaskan Adventure (Episode #603)

KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 17, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Oct 18, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 17, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Monterey Aquarium (Episode #602)

KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 16, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 23, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 22, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 22, 2012 -- 4:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 22, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 21, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Oct 19, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 17, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 16, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Helicopter Making (Episode #601)

KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 15, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 21, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Oct 20, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 16, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 15, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Pianos (Episode #311)

KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 14, 2012 -- 4:30 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: Mon, Oct 15, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 14, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Motor Coach (Episode #310)

KQED Kids: Sat, Oct 13, 2012 -- 4:30 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: Sun, Oct 14, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Oct 13, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Pianos (Episode #311)

KQED Kids: Thu, Oct 11, 2012 -- 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: Mon, Oct 15, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 14, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Oct 12, 2012 -- 5:00 AM

Chef (Episode #313)

KQED Kids: Thu, Oct 11, 2012 -- 4:30 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 of Curiosity Quest!

Challenge Course (Episode #312)

KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 10, 2012 -- 4:30 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 on this episode of Curiosity Quest!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Oct 11, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 10, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Pianos (Episode #311)

KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 9, 2012 -- 4:30 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: Mon, Oct 15, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 14, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Oct 12, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 10, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 9, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Motor Coach (Episode #310)

KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 8, 2012 -- 4:30 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: Sun, Oct 14, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Oct 13, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 9, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 8, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Dw Drums (Episode #307)

KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 7, 2012 -- 4:30 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: Mon, Oct 8, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 7, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Vermont Teddy Bear (Episode #306)

KQED Kids: Sat, Oct 6, 2012 -- 4:30 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: Sun, Oct 7, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Oct 6, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Dw Drums (Episode #307)

KQED Kids: Thu, Oct 4, 2012 -- 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: Mon, Oct 8, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 7, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Oct 5, 2012 -- 5:00 AM

Sandcastle (Episode #309)

KQED Kids: Thu, Oct 4, 2012 -- 4:30 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.

Pet Grooming (Episode #308)

KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 3, 2012 -- 4:30 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.

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Oct 4, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 3, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Dw Drums (Episode #307)

KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 2, 2012 -- 4:30 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: Mon, Oct 8, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Oct 7, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Oct 5, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Oct 3, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 2, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Vermont Teddy Bear (Episode #306)

KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 1, 2012 -- 4:30 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: Sun, Oct 7, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Oct 6, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Oct 2, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 1, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Jelly Belly (Episode #303)

KQED Kids: Mon, Oct 1, 2012 -- 5:00 AM

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.

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    • DT9s: Sutro Tower testing, early Tues 4/22 1am-5am

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) KQED (and 3 other local Bay Area stations) will be doing full-load testing on new equipment at Sutro Tower early Tues 4/22 between 1am & 5am. If all goes as planned the KQED transmitter will go off twice during the early part of this period for between 15 and 30 seconds each […]

    • KQED DT9 planned, very short outages, Tues 4/15 (& possibly Wed 4/16)

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) KQED DT9′s Over the Air (OTA) signal from Sutro Tower will experience a few extremely brief outages on Tuesday 4/15 between 10am and 5pm (and possibly on Wed 4/16 if the work cannot be completed in 1 day). Each outage should be measurable in seconds (not minutes). This work will not affect […]

    • KQET DT25 Planned Outage: early Tues 4/15 (btwn 5am-6am)

      (DT 25.1, 25.2, 25.3) At some point between 5am and 6am early Tuesday 4/15, KQET’s signal from the transmitter on Fremont Peak northeast of Monterey will shut down for a short period of time to allow AT&T to do work on our fiber interface. The outage should be relatively short, but its precise start time […]

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