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The Electric Company Previous Broadcasts

Wordball Games (Episode #302H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Right before the yearly Wordball Games, the neighborhood Olympics, Hector sprains his ankle. With Hector unable to compete, The Electric Company does not have enough players to participate against the four Pranksters! But when Manny also gets hurt, the numbers are even once again. Now the question is, can Marcus handle Hector's event the Word Obstacle course?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Off Target (Episode #301H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 29, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

A neighborhood kid, Marcus Barnes, has just found out he has the wordball power...well, kind of. The Electric Company tries to help Marcus improve his wordball throwing skills so he can join them. Meanwhile, Francine and Gilda, a new resident in Francine's building and Prankster-in-training, ask Manny to build a machine that can help them prevent Marcus from becoming the newest member of The Electric Company.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Pies for Puppies (Episode #304H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 28, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

It's the Pies for Puppies charity bake sale, and Jessica, Danny Rebus and others are competing to sell the most pies and become the "puppy hero." But someone has taken all of Jessica's pies! The Electric Company discovers that Danny Rebus is trying to cheat his way to victory, and it is up to them to put a stop to it.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 28, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

The Unmuffins (Episode #212H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 27, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Something funny is going on. The Pranksters are being very helpful and The Electric Company is being awfully unfriendly. Will Jessica be able to fix things so everyone is back to normal?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 28, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 28, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 28, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 27, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Goodnight Robot (Episode #206H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

The Electric Company circulates a petition to save a famous literary landmark from destruction.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 27, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 27, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 27, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

The Great Compromise (Episode #205H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 7:30 AM

The Electric Company and the Pranksters have to work together to preserve their ability to use their special powers in the neighborhood.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

A Whole New Francine (Episode #202H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Francine decides to be a nicer person, but is it just a ploy to get invited into The Electric Company?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

Friends Or Aunts (Episode #201H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 7:30 AM

Annie Scrambler and her aunt go head-to-head with Lisa and Hector on a semi-popular game show.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

The Great Compromise (Episode #205H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 23, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

The Electric Company and the Pranksters have to work together to preserve their ability to use their special powers in the neighborhood.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

Pies for Puppies (Episode #304H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 22, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

It's the Pies for Puppies charity bake sale, and Jessica, Danny Rebus and others are competing to sell the most pies and become the "puppy hero." But someone has taken all of Jessica's pies! The Electric Company discovers that Danny Rebus is trying to cheat his way to victory, and it is up to them to put a stop to it.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 28, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 23, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 23, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 23, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 22, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Oh Danny Boy (Episode #204H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 21, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Hector and Danny join forces in a doubles ping pong tournament. Will they find friendship in victory?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 22, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 22, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 22, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

A Whole New Francine (Episode #202H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 20, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Francine decides to be a nicer person, but is it just a ploy to get invited into The Electric Company?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 21, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 21, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 21, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 20, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Friends Or Aunts (Episode #201H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Annie Scrambler and her aunt go head-to-head with Lisa and Hector on a semi-popular game show.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 20, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 20, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 20, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Franscent (Episode #125H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 7:30 AM

Francine ruins both her science project and Lisa's. The two rivals need find a way to work together on a new project or they'll both fail.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

The Limerick Slam (Episode #120H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Jessica and Manny compete in the annual Limerick-Off.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

Prankster Holiday (Episode #311H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 7:30 AM

Other than Marcus, The Electric Company has left town for the 4th of July. Manny and Danny could not be happier - with everyone gone, they can pull the ultimate prank. They plan to launch a giant wordball balloon that reads, "The Electric Company doesn't like you." Marcus enlists his friend Emily and Paul the Gorilla, to help him stop the pranksters and save The Electric Company's reputation.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Franscent (Episode #125H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 16, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Francine ruins both her science project and Lisa's. The two rivals need find a way to work together on a new project or they'll both fail.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 16, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Electric Accompany (Episode #124H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 15, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Annie hypnotizes Keith to sing an annoying jingle. The Electric Company needs to cure Keith in time for him to perform the song he wrote for his dad's birthday.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 16, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 16, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 16, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 15, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Fromage Here to Eternity (Episode #121H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Lisa is chosen to write a story on Skeleckian cheese-making for the school paper, but Annie is determined to scoop her.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 15, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 15, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 15, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

The Limerick Slam (Episode #120H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 13, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Jessica and Manny compete in the annual Limerick-Off.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 13, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Prankster Holiday (Episode #311H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Other than Marcus, The Electric Company has left town for the 4th of July. Manny and Danny could not be happier - with everyone gone, they can pull the ultimate prank. They plan to launch a giant wordball balloon that reads, "The Electric Company doesn't like you." Marcus enlists his friend Emily and Paul the Gorilla, to help him stop the pranksters and save The Electric Company's reputation.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 13, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 13, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 13, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Madame President (Episode #122H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Lisa and Francine face off in the election for Book Club President. Can Lisa's campaign message win out over Francine's dirty politics?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

War of the Words (Episode #113H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 7:30 AM

When Hector is chosen to give a presentation on stamina to Jessica and Keith's health class, the pranksters work overtime to keep Hector from getting some much needed rest. Will Hector have enough stamina to make the presentation?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Madame President (Episode #122H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 9, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Lisa and Francine face off in the election for Book Club President. Can Lisa's campaign message win out over Francine's dirty politics?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 9, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Out to Launch (Episode #119H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 8, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

When Francine calls Hector a liar on a neighborhood billboard, The Electric Company has to work together to help clear Hector's name.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 9, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 9, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 9, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 8, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

The Wordball Is My Oyster (Episode #118H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 7, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Lisa gets a case of stage fright when she's cast as the lead in Hector's play. Can Lisa overcome her fears in time to save the play, or will she have to give her part to Annie?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 8, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 8, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 8, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 7, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Madame President (Episode #122H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Lisa and Francine face off in the election for Book Club President. Can Lisa's campaign message win out over Francine's dirty politics?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 9, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 7, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 7, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 7, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

War of the Words (Episode #113H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

When Hector is chosen to give a presentation on stamina to Jessica and Keith's health class, the pranksters work overtime to keep Hector from getting some much needed rest. Will Hector have enough stamina to make the presentation?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Lights, Camera, Beetles (Episode #103H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 7:30 AM

Jessica and Hector plan to surprise their cousin with a bug zoo for his birthday party. When Francine steals the prized rhino beetle, it's up to the Electric Company to get it back in time to save the party.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Lost and Spaced (Episode #105H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

At the school science fair, Lisa and her Skeleckian friend Dax get shrunk down and trapped inside their project - a perfect model of the solar system!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

Lights, Camera, Beetles (Episode #103H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 2, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Jessica and Hector plan to surprise their cousin with a bug zoo for his birthday party. When Francine steals the prized rhino beetle, it's up to the Electric Company to get it back in time to save the party.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 2, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Lost and Spaced (Episode #105H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 1, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

At the school science fair, Lisa and her Skeleckian friend Dax get shrunk down and trapped inside their project - a perfect model of the solar system!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 2, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 2, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 2, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 1, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Spooky Summer Soiree (Episode #307H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 1, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

For the yearly Spooky Summer Soiree costume party, The Electric Company decides to dress up as animals dressed as monsters. Jessica and Marcus don't have their costumes yet, and Annie Scrambler, with the help of Gilda, has bought all of the costumes at the discount costume store. Marcus and Jessica hit the neighborhood sidewalk sales to find what they need while staying within their budget.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 1, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 1, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
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