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Curiosity Quest Previous Broadcasts

Legoland (Episode #110)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 30, 2013 -- 11:00 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:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 31, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Tiger Rescue (Episode #112)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 30, 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.

Habitat 4 Humanity/Diabetes Walk (Episode #111)

KQED Kids: Wed, May 29, 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 30, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 29, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Legoland (Episode #110)

KQED Kids: Tue, May 28, 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:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 31, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 29, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Money (Episode #109)

KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 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:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Pottery (Episode #106)

KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 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:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Recycling (Episode #105)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 25, 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:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 25, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Pottery (Episode #106)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 23, 2013 -- 11:00 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:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Home Building (Episode #108)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 23, 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.

Police Helicopter (Episode #107)

KQED Kids: Wed, May 22, 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 23, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 22, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Pottery (Episode #106)

KQED Kids: Tue, May 21, 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:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 22, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 21, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Recycling (Episode #105)

KQED Kids: Mon, May 20, 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:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 25, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 21, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 20, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Go Karts (Episode #102)

KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 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:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 20, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Laymon's Candy (Episode #101)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 18, 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:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 18, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Go Karts (Episode #102)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 16, 2013 -- 11:00 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:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 20, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 17, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Rugby (Episode #104)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 16, 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.

Sport Fishing (Episode #103)

KQED Kids: Wed, May 15, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Challenge Joel to catch a fish on this episodes sport fishing adventure. CQ explores the ocean blue from Dana Point Harbor where 12 year old Eric schools Joel on how to reel em' in.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 16, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 15, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Go Karts (Episode #102)

KQED Kids: Tue, May 14, 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:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 20, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 17, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 15, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 14, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Laymon's Candy (Episode #101)

KQED Kids: Mon, May 13, 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:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 18, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 14, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 13, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Braille Publisher (Episode #608)

KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Did you know that Braille is a form of print that helps blind people read? Join Joel Greene as he learns how a Braille publisher makes Braille books.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 13, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Mushrooms (Episode #607)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 11, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Have you ever wondered how mushrooms are grown? Follow Joel Greene and the CQ crew as they travel through the Monterey Mushrooms facility to learn how these fungi are grown.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 11, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Braille Publisher (Episode #608)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 9, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Did you know that Braille is a form of print that helps blind people read? Join Joel Greene as he learns how a Braille publisher makes Braille books.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 13, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 10, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Dog Sledding (Episode #610)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 9, 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.

Bed Making (Episode #609)

KQED Kids: Wed, May 8, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Most of us sleep on one every night, but have you ever wondered how beds are made? Follow the CQ crew and Joel Greene as the venture through the Banner Mattress facility to learn how beds are stitched and sewn together one by one.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 9, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 8, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Braille Publisher (Episode #608)

KQED Kids: Tue, May 7, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Did you know that Braille is a form of print that helps blind people read? Join Joel Greene as he learns how a Braille publisher makes Braille books.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 13, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 10, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 8, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 7, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Mushrooms (Episode #607)

KQED Kids: Mon, May 6, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Have you ever wondered how mushrooms are grown? Follow Joel Greene and the CQ crew as they travel through the Monterey Mushrooms facility to learn how these fungi are grown.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 11, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 7, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 6, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Toothpaste (Episode #604)

KQED Kids: Sun, May 5, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Have you ever wondered how toothpaste helps fight cavities? Join Joel Greene as he ventures through the Tom's of Maine facility to learn how toothpaste is made.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 6, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 5, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Alaskan Adventure (Episode #603)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 4, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Travel with Joel Greene and the crew to Alaska for this adventure. Watch as Joel learns about a massive glacier, gets up close to a real black bear, and spots humpback and killer whales off the shore.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 5, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 4, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Toothpaste (Episode #604)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 2, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Have you ever wondered how toothpaste helps fight cavities? Join Joel Greene as he ventures through the Tom's of Maine facility to learn how toothpaste is made.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 6, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 5, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 3, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Drum Sticks (Episode #606)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 2, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Join in this episode as Joel and professional child drummer Cole Marcus travel through the Vic Firth manufacturing facility to learn how drum sticks are made. Watch as Cole tries to teach Joel drumming tips and technique.

Dig This Construction Fun (Episode #605)

KQED Kids: Wed, May 1, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Have you ever wanted to operate a bulldozer or excavator? Dig This in Las Vegas allows Joel to hop in the driver seat to dig trenches, teeter on the top of dirt mounds, and even play basketball with these awesome machines.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 2, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 1, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Toothpaste (Episode #604)

KQED Kids: Wed, May 1, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Have you ever wondered how toothpaste helps fight cavities? Join Joel Greene as he ventures through the Tom's of Maine facility to learn how toothpaste is made.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 6, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 5, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 3, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
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