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Curiosity Quest Previous Broadcasts

Boy Scouts (Episode #204)

PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 31, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

What are boy scouts all about? Watch this episode to find out if Joel can earn his merit badge .

Roller Coasters (Episode #206)

PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 31, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Have you ever ridden a roller coaster? Ever wondered how they stay on the tracks? Join Joel on this inquisitive quest to find out how roller coasters work and how they are tested for safety.

Metro Link Trains (Episode #205)

PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 30, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Ever wondered what a train engineer does? Join us to find out how those humongous steel trains are operated and maintained.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 31, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 30, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Boy Scouts (Episode #204)

PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 29, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

What are boy scouts all about? Watch this episode to find out if Joel can earn his merit badge .

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 30, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 29, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Hot Air Balloons (Episode #203)

PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 28, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Joel is a little nervous about this episode. Join CQ to watch Joel fly high across the land in a basket attached to a very large balloon!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 29, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 28, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Water Bottling (Episode #113)

PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 27, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Ever wonder where bottled water comes from? Joel pours through a water bottling company to get a refreshing view of the industry that wants to quench your thirst. Watch as Joel drinks more water on this episode that most people drink in one week!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 28, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 27, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Tiger Rescue (Episode #112)

PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 26, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Meet Michael Jackson's tiger, Thriller, as Tippy Hendren takes us on an excursion through her Tiger infested rescue facility. Come prowl with CQ on this adventure to unleash the world of big cats.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 27, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 26, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Water Bottling (Episode #113)

PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 24, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Ever wonder where bottled water comes from? Joel pours through a water bottling company to get a refreshing view of the industry that wants to quench your thirst. Watch as Joel drinks more water on this episode that most people drink in one week!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 28, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 27, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 25, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Honeys (Episode #202)

PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 24, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Beekeepers are the unsung heroes for those of us who love honey. Join Joel and co-host Melissa as they dive hands first into honeybee hives.

Glass Blowing (Episode #201)

PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 23, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Did you know that glass blowing is when you blow into a long tube to expand glass? Tune in to find out more about glass blowing.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 24, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 23, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Water Bottling (Episode #113)

PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 22, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Ever wonder where bottled water comes from? Joel pours through a water bottling company to get a refreshing view of the industry that wants to quench your thirst. Watch as Joel drinks more water on this episode that most people drink in one week!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 28, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 27, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 25, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 23, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 22, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Tiger Rescue (Episode #112)

PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 21, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Meet Michael Jackson's tiger, Thriller, as Tippy Hendren takes us on an excursion through her Tiger infested rescue facility. Come prowl with CQ on this adventure to unleash the world of big cats.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 27, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 26, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 22, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 21, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Money (Episode #109)

PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 20, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel as he withdraws a wealth of information from PFF Bank & Trust about protecting money. Travel with the armored car and explore the bank on this interest-laden episode.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 21, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 20, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Home Building (Episode #108)

PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 19, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Most of us live in one, but do you know how it was built? Join Joel and J.D. Pierce as they lay down the blue prints for the home building process.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 20, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 19, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Money (Episode #109)

PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 17, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel as he withdraws a wealth of information from PFF Bank & Trust about protecting money. Travel with the armored car and explore the bank on this interest-laden episode.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 21, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 20, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 18, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Habitat 4 Humanity/Diabetes Walk (Episode #111)

PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 17, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Ever wonder what you can do for your community? Whether you are a child or an adult, you can get involved! Joel explores various organizations where you can make a difference.

Legoland (Episode #110)

PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 16, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

CQ pieces together the answers to how legos are constructed. Joel and author of the "Quest Letter", Andrew venture into the world of model building and enjoy the facinating rides at Legoland!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 17, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 16, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Money (Episode #109)

PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 15, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel as he withdraws a wealth of information from PFF Bank & Trust about protecting money. Travel with the armored car and explore the bank on this interest-laden episode.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 21, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 20, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 18, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 16, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 15, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Home Building (Episode #108)

PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 14, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Most of us live in one, but do you know how it was built? Join Joel and J.D. Pierce as they lay down the blue prints for the home building process.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 20, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 19, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 15, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 14, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Recycling (Episode #105)

PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 13, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Ever wonder what happens to your recyclables when you throw them away? CQ explores a Burrtec Waste Recycling plant to investigate.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 14, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 13, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Rugby (Episode #104)

PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 12, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Rugby? Just think of a blend of football and soccer. Girls and boys, from 4 years old, run Joel ragged around the "pitch" and coach him about this fast-paced, exciting sport that is becoming more popular with America's youth.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 13, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 12, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Recycling (Episode #105)

PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 10, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Ever wonder what happens to your recyclables when you throw them away? CQ explores a Burrtec Waste Recycling plant to investigate.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 14, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 13, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 11, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Police Helicopter (Episode #107)

PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 10, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Fly high with Joel as he explores an aerial view of the Inland Empire with the Ontario Police Department. Sergeant Schneider and Corporal Weidner give us a glimpse into the life of a police helicopter pilot.

Pottery (Episode #106)

PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 9, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel and 7 year old, Breana as they mold together a masterpiece episode. While they shape, form, build and paint ceramics, co-host, Elizabeth ensures that Joel wears most of his work!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 10, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 9, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Recycling (Episode #105)

PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 8, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Ever wonder what happens to your recyclables when you throw them away? CQ explores a Burrtec Waste Recycling plant to investigate.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 14, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 13, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 11, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 9, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 8, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Rugby (Episode #104)

PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 7, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Rugby? Just think of a blend of football and soccer. Girls and boys, from 4 years old, run Joel ragged around the "pitch" and coach him about this fast-paced, exciting sport that is becoming more popular with America's youth.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 13, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 12, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 8, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 7, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Laymon's Candy (Episode #101)

PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 6, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Partner Ken Laymon takes host, Joel Greene, on a grand tour of the Laymon's Candy Factory, where Joel discovers how to make some of Laymon's delicious candies, and of course, become an official taste-tester too!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 7, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 6, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Dog Sledding (Episode #610)

PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 5, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Have you ever wondered how dog sled teams practice in the summertime? Venture through this episode as we visit a dog sled camp as they demonstrate how these incredible creatures stay fit in between dog sled races.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 6, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 5, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Laymon's Candy (Episode #101)

PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 3, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Partner Ken Laymon takes host, Joel Greene, on a grand tour of the Laymon's Candy Factory, where Joel discovers how to make some of Laymon's delicious candies, and of course, become an official taste-tester too!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 7, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 6, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 4, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Home Building (Episode #108)

PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 3, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Most of us live in one, but do you know how it was built? Join Joel and J.D. Pierce as they lay down the blue prints for the home building process.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 20, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 19, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 15, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 14, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Go Karts (Episode #102)

PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 2, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Joel meets 7 year old, racing champ, Wyatt, at the California Speedway. He along with other racers rev Joel up on the stops and starts of go-kart racing.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 3, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 2, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Laymon's Candy (Episode #101)

PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 1, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Partner Ken Laymon takes host, Joel Greene, on a grand tour of the Laymon's Candy Factory, where Joel discovers how to make some of Laymon's delicious candies, and of course, become an official taste-tester too!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 7, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 6, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 4, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 2, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 1, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Dog Sledding (Episode #610)

PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 1, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Have you ever wondered how dog sled teams practice in the summertime? Venture through this episode as we visit a dog sled camp as they demonstrate how these incredible creatures stay fit in between dog sled races.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 6, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 5, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
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