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Arthur Unravels/All The Rage (Episode #1408)

KQED Plus: Fri, May 31, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Arthur Unravels - Knit, one, pearl two, knit one, pearl two. Grandma Thora teaches Arthur to knit and he's really into this new hobby. But - he's a kid! And a boy! Knitting is a grandma thing, right? How long can Arthur keep his new hobby a secret before the yarn spills out of the bag?
* All the Rage - Muffy wants to rock the fashion world like her fashion mentor Capri DeVapida! But creating a fad is a lot harder than it looks, especially when all her hot new trends turn out to be lukewarm flops. Can Muffy learn that it's just better to be yourself?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 31, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Fern And The Case Of The Stolen Story/sue Ellen Vegges Out (Episode #1609H)

KQED Kids: Fri, May 31, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Fern and the Case of the Stolen Story - The unthinkable has happened! Fern has writer's block! Fortunately, Ladonna's full of stories. Faced with a tight deadline, Fern decides to "borrow" the tales and simply change the names. Has Fern confused write and wrong?
* Sue Ellen Vegges Out - When Sue Ellen decides to stop eating meat, Muffy and Francine compete to be the best vegetarian. Can they successfully resist meat? Or was this a missed steak?

Around The World In 11-Minutes/Muffy and the Big Bad Blog (Episode #1407)

KQED Plus: Thu, May 30, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Around the World in 11-Minutes - Pal, Baby Kate, Amigo, and Mei Lin enthusiastically accept Nemo's dare to travel around the world and make it back in 11 minutes. After all, there's a prized pork chop and a lot of pride on the line! Adventuring by plane, hot-air balloon and motor scooters, the gang encounters many obstacles along the way - mostly because of Nemo's meddling! - but giddily experience the joys of global expedition.
* Muffy and the Big Bad Blog - Muffy discovers that web blogging is a great way to keep her readers up to date with her every move - whether they're interested or not! But then she goes too far and publicizes a disagreement with Francine. Can Muffy learn that some things really are better left private?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 31, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 31, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 30, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Follow The Bouncing Ball/Buster Baxter and the Letter From The Sea (Episode #1406)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 30, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Follow the Bouncing Ball - Alberto Molina's beloved soccer ball - signed by his favorite Ecuadorian soccer star, El Boomerang - is lost! Is it the same soccer ball bounding all over town, eluding potential captors?! This kicks off the first of 10 stories which follow the incredible journey of "El Boomerang" around the world! Come, follow the bouncing ball!
* Buster Baxter and the Letter from the Sea - While on vacation with the Read family, Buster discovers a message in a bottle on the shore. Could it be an urgent message from the people of the lost city of Atlantis? Buster is determined to find out and sends them a message back...by throwing his own bottles in the ocean.. .! Will he learn that keeping the beach and waters clean is the real message?

Fern And The Case Of The Stolen Story/sue Ellen Vegges Out (Episode #1609H)

KQED Plus: Wed, May 29, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Fern and the Case of the Stolen Story - The unthinkable has happened! Fern has writer's block! Fortunately, Ladonna's full of stories. Faced with a tight deadline, Fern decides to "borrow" the tales and simply change the names. Has Fern confused write and wrong?
* Sue Ellen Vegges Out - When Sue Ellen decides to stop eating meat, Muffy and Francine compete to be the best vegetarian. Can they successfully resist meat? Or was this a missed steak?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 30, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 30, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 29, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Buster's Book Battle/on the Buster Scale (Episode #1608H)

KQED Kids: Wed, May 29, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Buster's Book Battle - Lakewood Elementary has just instituted IRP; a program where kids can earn points (and prizes!) for reading. Buster's thrilled and gets to work straight away! But will he earn enough points for a skateboard?
* On the Buster Scale - Buster and Brain never agree on movies. Buster rates every film a 10+, while Brain doesn't seem to like anything... Only one of them can be right.. .or so they think.

Follow The Bouncing Ball/Buster Baxter and the Letter From The Sea (Episode #1406)

KQED Plus: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Follow the Bouncing Ball - Alberto Molina's beloved soccer ball - signed by his favorite Ecuadorian soccer star, El Boomerang - is lost! Is it the same soccer ball bounding all over town, eluding potential captors?! This kicks off the first of 10 stories which follow the incredible journey of "El Boomerang" around the world! Come, follow the bouncing ball!
* Buster Baxter and the Letter from the Sea - While on vacation with the Read family, Buster discovers a message in a bottle on the shore. Could it be an urgent message from the people of the lost city of Atlantis? Buster is determined to find out and sends them a message back...by throwing his own bottles in the ocean.. .! Will he learn that keeping the beach and waters clean is the real message?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 29, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 29, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Tales of Grotesquely Grim Bunny (Episode #1405)

KQED Kids: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Tales of Grotesquely Grim Bunny - When the local comic book store changes ownership, the new darker and scarier comics are right up Fern's alley. But Arthur can't seem to stomach them and now he's worried. Is it wrong to be afraid? Maybe his friends will be more supportive than he realizes.
* Pet Projects - Arthur and Francine enter their pets to compete against each other in the "Perfect Pet" video contest. Pal is SO cute and Nemo knows so many tricks! Who will win? But after jumping through hoops - literally - Nemo and Pal decide that enough is enough. Can't their owners love them for who they are?

Buster's Book Battle/on the Buster Scale (Episode #1608H)

KQED Plus: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Buster's Book Battle - Lakewood Elementary has just instituted IRP; a program where kids can earn points (and prizes!) for reading. Buster's thrilled and gets to work straight away! But will he earn enough points for a skateboard?
* On the Buster Scale - Buster and Brain never agree on movies. Buster rates every film a 10+, while Brain doesn't seem to like anything... Only one of them can be right.. .or so they think.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Baseball Blues/Brain's Biggest Blunder (Episode #1607H)

KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Baseball Blues - It's Grebelings season and George can't wait to play!After all, no one knows more about baseball than George. But when he realizes knowledge of sinkers doesn't guarantee success in the field, will he throw in the towel?
* Brain's Biggest Blunder - When Brain gets teamed with Buster and Binky in the annual Arithmattack competition, he immediately enrolls Buster in binomial boot camp. Can Brain transform Buster into a mathematic marvel? Or will he be forced to eat humble pi?

Tales of Grotesquely Grim Bunny (Episode #1405)

KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 12:30 PM

* Tales of Grotesquely Grim Bunny - When the local comic book store changes ownership, the new darker and scarier comics are right up Fern's alley. But Arthur can't seem to stomach them and now he's worried. Is it wrong to be afraid? Maybe his friends will be more supportive than he realizes.
* Pet Projects - Arthur and Francine enter their pets to compete against each other in the "Perfect Pet" video contest. Pal is SO cute and Nemo knows so many tricks! Who will win? But after jumping through hoops - literally - Nemo and Pal decide that enough is enough. Can't their owners love them for who they are?

The Last Tough Customer/Brain's Chess Mess (Episode #1606H)

KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* The Last Tough Customer - The Tough Customers realize it's time to quit bullying and set out to find a new hobby - but can Molly ever truly change her ways?
* Brain's Chess Mess - Brain starts a chess club at school to improve his game and beat Los Dedos, the local chess master. Who knew the best player in the club would be... Rattles?!?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Flea to Be You and Me/Kiss and Tell (Episode #809)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 25, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Flea to Be You and Me - Pal is itching like crazy and the culprit is Pepe, an Italian circus flea. To save himself from being "squeeshed," Pepe enthralls Kate, Pal, and Amigo with the story of his heartbreaking separation from brother Sale - followed by an incredible journey across four continents!
* Kiss and Tell - Emily returns from her summer in Paris with the amazing news that she's been kissed - by a boy! Just like in a fairy tale! Now D.W. wants a kiss so that she can be a princess, too. But where can she find her Prince Charming?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 25, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Muffy's Art Attack/Tales from the Crib (Episode #808)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 25, 2013 -- 12:30 PM

* Muffy's Art Attack - Arthur Ganson, real-life kinetic sculptor, guest stars in this episode about art appreciation. When Muffy sees Ganson's machines, she brags that she can make even better ones ... until the artist himself shows her that art is beautiful when created out of self-expression, not competition.
* Tales from the Crib - Vicita is upset at having to trade in her cherished crib for a big-girl bed, so D.W. shares her story of that same rite of passage. D.W. was also reluctant to make the transition to a bed without bars, but then discovered the joys - and responsibilities - of her new-found freedom.

Big Horns George/Bleep (Episode #810)

KQED Plus: Sat, May 25, 2013 -- 10:30 AM

* Big Horns George - Koko Taylor and Taj Mahal guest-star in this episode celebrating "The Year of The Blues." George is inspired to write and perform his own blues song when he's introduced to the music of Koko Taylor. But stage fright and self-doubt overwhelm him - until Koko andTaj encourage George to keep singing those blues!
* Bleep - D.W. overhears a mysterious word and immediately embarks on a quest to discover its meaning. This word must be very powerful - after all, a boy said it and his mom nearly fainted! Can D.W. risk the consequences of blurting out "BLEEP!" to her parents?

Vomitrocious!/Sue Ellen Chickens Out (Episode #805)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 25, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

* Vomitrocious! - It's just a regular day until Francine starts to feel queasy ... and then throws up in the cafeteria!! Now Francine is afraid to go back to school. Won't the kids all laugh and call her -ugh! - "Barfine"?
* Sue Ellen Chickens Out - Sue Ellen learns that a fast-food chain is taking over the beloved Sugarbowl, so she rallies the gang to stage a protest. But when the kids confess that they actually like the food at Chickin Lickin, Sue Ellen worries - will she have to fight the mighty empire of Beaurigaard Poulet all by herself?

Tales of Grotesquely Grim Bunny (Episode #1405)

KQED Plus: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Tales of Grotesquely Grim Bunny - When the local comic book store changes ownership, the new darker and scarier comics are right up Fern's alley. But Arthur can't seem to stomach them and now he's worried. Is it wrong to be afraid? Maybe his friends will be more supportive than he realizes.
* Pet Projects - Arthur and Francine enter their pets to compete against each other in the "Perfect Pet" video contest. Pal is SO cute and Nemo knows so many tricks! Who will win? But after jumping through hoops - literally - Nemo and Pal decide that enough is enough. Can't their owners love them for who they are?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Big Horns George/Bleep (Episode #810)

KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Big Horns George - Koko Taylor and Taj Mahal guest-star in this episode celebrating "The Year of The Blues." George is inspired to write and perform his own blues song when he's introduced to the music of Koko Taylor. But stage fright and self-doubt overwhelm him - until Koko andTaj encourage George to keep singing those blues!
* Bleep - D.W. overhears a mysterious word and immediately embarks on a quest to discover its meaning. This word must be very powerful - after all, a boy said it and his mom nearly fainted! Can D.W. risk the consequences of blurting out "BLEEP!" to her parents?

Baseball Blues/Brain's Biggest Blunder (Episode #1607H)

KQED Plus: Thu, May 23, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Baseball Blues - It's Grebelings season and George can't wait to play!After all, no one knows more about baseball than George. But when he realizes knowledge of sinkers doesn't guarantee success in the field, will he throw in the towel?
* Brain's Biggest Blunder - When Brain gets teamed with Buster and Binky in the annual Arithmattack competition, he immediately enrolls Buster in binomial boot camp. Can Brain transform Buster into a mathematic marvel? Or will he be forced to eat humble pi?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 23, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

The Last Tough Customer/Brain's Chess Mess (Episode #1606H)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 23, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* The Last Tough Customer - The Tough Customers realize it's time to quit bullying and set out to find a new hobby - but can Molly ever truly change her ways?
* Brain's Chess Mess - Brain starts a chess club at school to improve his game and beat Los Dedos, the local chess master. Who knew the best player in the club would be... Rattles?!?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Big Horns George/Bleep (Episode #810)

KQED Plus: Wed, May 22, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Big Horns George - Koko Taylor and Taj Mahal guest-star in this episode celebrating "The Year of The Blues." George is inspired to write and perform his own blues song when he's introduced to the music of Koko Taylor. But stage fright and self-doubt overwhelm him - until Koko andTaj encourage George to keep singing those blues!
* Bleep - D.W. overhears a mysterious word and immediately embarks on a quest to discover its meaning. This word must be very powerful - after all, a boy said it and his mom nearly fainted! Can D.W. risk the consequences of blurting out "BLEEP!" to her parents?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 23, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 23, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 22, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Flea to Be You and Me/Kiss and Tell (Episode #809)

KQED Kids: Wed, May 22, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Flea to Be You and Me - Pal is itching like crazy and the culprit is Pepe, an Italian circus flea. To save himself from being "squeeshed," Pepe enthralls Kate, Pal, and Amigo with the story of his heartbreaking separation from brother Sale - followed by an incredible journey across four continents!
* Kiss and Tell - Emily returns from her summer in Paris with the amazing news that she's been kissed - by a boy! Just like in a fairy tale! Now D.W. wants a kiss so that she can be a princess, too. But where can she find her Prince Charming?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 25, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

The Last Tough Customer/Brain's Chess Mess (Episode #1606H)

KQED Plus: Tue, May 21, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* The Last Tough Customer - The Tough Customers realize it's time to quit bullying and set out to find a new hobby - but can Molly ever truly change her ways?
* Brain's Chess Mess - Brain starts a chess club at school to improve his game and beat Los Dedos, the local chess master. Who knew the best player in the club would be... Rattles?!?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 22, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 22, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 21, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Muffy's Art Attack/Tales from the Crib (Episode #808)

KQED Kids: Tue, May 21, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Muffy's Art Attack - Arthur Ganson, real-life kinetic sculptor, guest stars in this episode about art appreciation. When Muffy sees Ganson's machines, she brags that she can make even better ones ... until the artist himself shows her that art is beautiful when created out of self-expression, not competition.
* Tales from the Crib - Vicita is upset at having to trade in her cherished crib for a big-girl bed, so D.W. shares her story of that same rite of passage. D.W. was also reluctant to make the transition to a bed without bars, but then discovered the joys - and responsibilities - of her new-found freedom.

Flea to Be You and Me/Kiss and Tell (Episode #809)

KQED Plus: Mon, May 20, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Flea to Be You and Me - Pal is itching like crazy and the culprit is Pepe, an Italian circus flea. To save himself from being "squeeshed," Pepe enthralls Kate, Pal, and Amigo with the story of his heartbreaking separation from brother Sale - followed by an incredible journey across four continents!
* Kiss and Tell - Emily returns from her summer in Paris with the amazing news that she's been kissed - by a boy! Just like in a fairy tale! Now D.W. wants a kiss so that she can be a princess, too. But where can she find her Prince Charming?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 25, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 21, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 21, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 20, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Desk Wars/Desperately Seeking Stanley (Episode #807)

KQED Kids: Mon, May 20, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Desk Wars - It's the hottest school day of the year, and tempers are even hotter. To keep the peace, Mr. Ratburn moves Brain and Arthur away from their usual desks - and sets off a chain reaction resulting in the most explosive desk war in third grade history!
* Desperately Seeking Stanley - On his third birthday, Arthur's favorite present was Stanley, his teddy bear. Stanley protected Arthur when he was afraid of the dark - and even when his new baby sister DW arrived. But Arthur is 8-years old now - he doesn't need his furry friend anymore - right?

Muffy's Art Attack/Tales from the Crib (Episode #808)

KQED Kids: Mon, May 20, 2013 -- 12:30 PM

* Muffy's Art Attack - Arthur Ganson, real-life kinetic sculptor, guest stars in this episode about art appreciation. When Muffy sees Ganson's machines, she brags that she can make even better ones ... until the artist himself shows her that art is beautiful when created out of self-expression, not competition.
* Tales from the Crib - Vicita is upset at having to trade in her cherished crib for a big-girl bed, so D.W. shares her story of that same rite of passage. D.W. was also reluctant to make the transition to a bed without bars, but then discovered the joys - and responsibilities - of her new-found freedom.

Vomitrocious!/Sue Ellen Chickens Out (Episode #805)

KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Vomitrocious! - It's just a regular day until Francine starts to feel queasy ... and then throws up in the cafeteria!! Now Francine is afraid to go back to school. Won't the kids all laugh and call her -ugh! - "Barfine"?
* Sue Ellen Chickens Out - Sue Ellen learns that a fast-food chain is taking over the beloved Sugarbowl, so she rallies the gang to stage a protest. But when the kids confess that they actually like the food at Chickin Lickin, Sue Ellen worries - will she have to fight the mighty empire of Beaurigaard Poulet all by herself?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 20, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Fernkenstein's Monster/D.W., Dancing Queen (Episode #804)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 18, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Fernkenstein's Monster - Inspired by Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein," Fern tells a tale so scary that Arthur and the gang become afraid of her! Can Fern prove her skills as a writer and create a different story that's fun instead of frightening?
* D.W., Dancing Queen - Binky decides to teach D.W. to dance, but she just doesn't seem to get the moves. Is D.W. a no-talent klutz? Or is it Binky's teaching that needs practice?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 18, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

So Funny I Forgot to Laugh/The Best Day Ever (Episode #1610H)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 18, 2013 -- 12:30 PM

* So Funny I Forgot to Laugh - Arthur thinks his jokes about Sue Ellen's new sweater are all in good fun but Sue Ellen's feelings are hurt. Has Arthur become...a bully?
* The Best Day Ever - It's a beautiful afternoon and everyone is reminiscing about their "best days." Everyone, that is, except Arthur.Is it possible he doesn't have one?

Is That Kosher/Never Never Never (Episode #1201)

KQED Plus: Sat, May 18, 2013 -- 10:30 AM

* Is that Kosher? - Joan Rivers lends her voice as Francine's sharp-tongued grandma, Bubba, in this episode about family traditions and communal celebration. Francine's convinced that she can fast on Yom Kippur just like her older sister. But then Arthur wins a free pizza party for all his friends for that very same day! Will Francine be able to resist? With Bubba's help, Francine learns that there's more to the special holiday than making it through a fast.
* Never, Never, Never - Since Grandma Thora gives D.W. so many gifts, it must mean she really loves her, right? When D.W.'s extra toys fall into the hands of the destructive Tibble twins, she worries that no one loves her anymore - until Arthur comes to the rescue and proves that giving gifts isn't the only way of showing you care.

Baseball Blues/Brain's Biggest Blunder (Episode #1607H)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 18, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

* Baseball Blues - It's Grebelings season and George can't wait to play!After all, no one knows more about baseball than George. But when he realizes knowledge of sinkers doesn't guarantee success in the field, will he throw in the towel?
* Brain's Biggest Blunder - When Brain gets teamed with Buster and Binky in the annual Arithmattack competition, he immediately enrolls Buster in binomial boot camp. Can Brain transform Buster into a mathematic marvel? Or will he be forced to eat humble pi?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 23, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Muffy's Art Attack/Tales from the Crib (Episode #808)

KQED Plus: Fri, May 17, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Muffy's Art Attack - Arthur Ganson, real-life kinetic sculptor, guest stars in this episode about art appreciation. When Muffy sees Ganson's machines, she brags that she can make even better ones ... until the artist himself shows her that art is beautiful when created out of self-expression, not competition.
* Tales from the Crib - Vicita is upset at having to trade in her cherished crib for a big-girl bed, so D.W. shares her story of that same rite of passage. D.W. was also reluctant to make the transition to a bed without bars, but then discovered the joys - and responsibilities - of her new-found freedom.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 17, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Is That Kosher/Never Never Never (Episode #1201)

KQED Kids: Fri, May 17, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Is that Kosher? - Joan Rivers lends her voice as Francine's sharp-tongued grandma, Bubba, in this episode about family traditions and communal celebration. Francine's convinced that she can fast on Yom Kippur just like her older sister. But then Arthur wins a free pizza party for all his friends for that very same day! Will Francine be able to resist? With Bubba's help, Francine learns that there's more to the special holiday than making it through a fast.
* Never, Never, Never - Since Grandma Thora gives D.W. so many gifts, it must mean she really loves her, right? When D.W.'s extra toys fall into the hands of the destructive Tibble twins, she worries that no one loves her anymore - until Arthur comes to the rescue and proves that giving gifts isn't the only way of showing you care.

Desk Wars/Desperately Seeking Stanley (Episode #807)

KQED Plus: Thu, May 16, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Desk Wars - It's the hottest school day of the year, and tempers are even hotter. To keep the peace, Mr. Ratburn moves Brain and Arthur away from their usual desks - and sets off a chain reaction resulting in the most explosive desk war in third grade history!
* Desperately Seeking Stanley - On his third birthday, Arthur's favorite present was Stanley, his teddy bear. Stanley protected Arthur when he was afraid of the dark - and even when his new baby sister DW arrived. But Arthur is 8-years old now - he doesn't need his furry friend anymore - right?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 17, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 17, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 16, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Vomitrocious!/Sue Ellen Chickens Out (Episode #805)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 16, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Vomitrocious! - It's just a regular day until Francine starts to feel queasy ... and then throws up in the cafeteria!! Now Francine is afraid to go back to school. Won't the kids all laugh and call her -ugh! - "Barfine"?
* Sue Ellen Chickens Out - Sue Ellen learns that a fast-food chain is taking over the beloved Sugarbowl, so she rallies the gang to stage a protest. But when the kids confess that they actually like the food at Chickin Lickin, Sue Ellen worries - will she have to fight the mighty empire of Beaurigaard Poulet all by herself?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 20, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Is That Kosher/Never Never Never (Episode #1201)

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

* Is that Kosher? - Joan Rivers lends her voice as Francine's sharp-tongued grandma, Bubba, in this episode about family traditions and communal celebration. Francine's convinced that she can fast on Yom Kippur just like her older sister. But then Arthur wins a free pizza party for all his friends for that very same day! Will Francine be able to resist? With Bubba's help, Francine learns that there's more to the special holiday than making it through a fast.
* Never, Never, Never - Since Grandma Thora gives D.W. so many gifts, it must mean she really loves her, right? When D.W.'s extra toys fall into the hands of the destructive Tibble twins, she worries that no one loves her anymore - until Arthur comes to the rescue and proves that giving gifts isn't the only way of showing you care.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 16, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 16, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 15, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Fernkenstein's Monster/D.W., Dancing Queen (Episode #804)

KQED Kids: Wed, May 15, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Fernkenstein's Monster - Inspired by Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein," Fern tells a tale so scary that Arthur and the gang become afraid of her! Can Fern prove her skills as a writer and create a different story that's fun instead of frightening?
* D.W., Dancing Queen - Binky decides to teach D.W. to dance, but she just doesn't seem to get the moves. Is D.W. a no-talent klutz? Or is it Binky's teaching that needs practice?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 18, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Vomitrocious!/Sue Ellen Chickens Out (Episode #805)

KQED Plus: Tue, May 14, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Vomitrocious! - It's just a regular day until Francine starts to feel queasy ... and then throws up in the cafeteria!! Now Francine is afraid to go back to school. Won't the kids all laugh and call her -ugh! - "Barfine"?
* Sue Ellen Chickens Out - Sue Ellen learns that a fast-food chain is taking over the beloved Sugarbowl, so she rallies the gang to stage a protest. But when the kids confess that they actually like the food at Chickin Lickin, Sue Ellen worries - will she have to fight the mighty empire of Beaurigaard Poulet all by herself?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 20, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 15, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 15, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 14, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

So Funny I Forgot to Laugh/The Best Day Ever (Episode #1610H)

KQED Kids: Tue, May 14, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* So Funny I Forgot to Laugh - Arthur thinks his jokes about Sue Ellen's new sweater are all in good fun but Sue Ellen's feelings are hurt. Has Arthur become...a bully?
* The Best Day Ever - It's a beautiful afternoon and everyone is reminiscing about their "best days." Everyone, that is, except Arthur.Is it possible he doesn't have one?

Fernkenstein's Monster/D.W., Dancing Queen (Episode #804)

KQED Plus: Mon, May 13, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Fernkenstein's Monster - Inspired by Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein," Fern tells a tale so scary that Arthur and the gang become afraid of her! Can Fern prove her skills as a writer and create a different story that's fun instead of frightening?
* D.W., Dancing Queen - Binky decides to teach D.W. to dance, but she just doesn't seem to get the moves. Is D.W. a no-talent klutz? Or is it Binky's teaching that needs practice?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 19, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 18, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 14, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 14, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 13, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Fern And The Case Of The Stolen Story/sue Ellen Vegges Out (Episode #1609H)

KQED Kids: Mon, May 13, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Fern and the Case of the Stolen Story - The unthinkable has happened! Fern has writer's block! Fortunately, Ladonna's full of stories. Faced with a tight deadline, Fern decides to "borrow" the tales and simply change the names. Has Fern confused write and wrong?
* Sue Ellen Vegges Out - When Sue Ellen decides to stop eating meat, Muffy and Francine compete to be the best vegetarian. Can they successfully resist meat? Or was this a missed steak?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 30, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 30, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 29, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

So Funny I Forgot to Laugh/The Best Day Ever (Episode #1610H)

KQED Kids: Mon, May 13, 2013 -- 12:30 PM

* So Funny I Forgot to Laugh - Arthur thinks his jokes about Sue Ellen's new sweater are all in good fun but Sue Ellen's feelings are hurt. Has Arthur become...a bully?
* The Best Day Ever - It's a beautiful afternoon and everyone is reminiscing about their "best days." Everyone, that is, except Arthur.Is it possible he doesn't have one?

Baseball Blues/Brain's Biggest Blunder (Episode #1607H)

KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Baseball Blues - It's Grebelings season and George can't wait to play!After all, no one knows more about baseball than George. But when he realizes knowledge of sinkers doesn't guarantee success in the field, will he throw in the towel?
* Brain's Biggest Blunder - When Brain gets teamed with Buster and Binky in the annual Arithmattack competition, he immediately enrolls Buster in binomial boot camp. Can Brain transform Buster into a mathematic marvel? Or will he be forced to eat humble pi?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 23, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 13, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

The Last Tough Customer/Brain's Chess Mess (Episode #1606H)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 11, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* The Last Tough Customer - The Tough Customers realize it's time to quit bullying and set out to find a new hobby - but can Molly ever truly change her ways?
* Brain's Chess Mess - Brain starts a chess club at school to improve his game and beat Los Dedos, the local chess master. Who knew the best player in the club would be... Rattles?!?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 22, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 22, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 21, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 11, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Night of the Tibble/Read and Flumberghast (Episode #1605H)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 11, 2013 -- 12:30 PM

* Night of the Tibble - The Tibble Twins are having their first sleepover! The lucky victim...err, guest: James. Will the Tibbles lock him in the dark basement? Strap him to the terrifying Flatter Fling? Serve him cupcakes and cookies for dinner?!?
* Read and Flumberghast - A cupcake's been stolen! The primary suspect: Tommy Tibble. D.W. gathers a jury and demands that justice be served. Can D. W. get Tommy to confess? Or will she lose control of this kangaroo court?

Buster's Book Battle/on the Buster Scale (Episode #1608H)

KQED Plus: Sat, May 11, 2013 -- 10:30 AM

* Buster's Book Battle - Lakewood Elementary has just instituted IRP; a program where kids can earn points (and prizes!) for reading. Buster's thrilled and gets to work straight away! But will he earn enough points for a skateboard?
* On the Buster Scale - Buster and Brain never agree on movies. Buster rates every film a 10+, while Brain doesn't seem to like anything... Only one of them can be right.. .or so they think.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Nicked by a Name/The Play's The Thing (Episode #1403)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 11, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

* Nicked by a Name - There is a virus spreading through Lakewood Elementary! It changes the way everyone acts and how they treat each other....it's the new nicknames! Can Brain stop the virus he created or will everyone be mean to each other forever?
* The Play's the Thing - The playground has been quiet lately - too quiet - and the Tough Customers don't like it one bit. All the rest of the kids seem more interested in electronics than in good old-fashioned fun! Can the TCs save the playground or is everyone done playing for good?

So Funny I Forgot to Laugh/The Best Day Ever (Episode #1610H)

KQED Plus: Fri, May 10, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* So Funny I Forgot to Laugh - Arthur thinks his jokes about Sue Ellen's new sweater are all in good fun but Sue Ellen's feelings are hurt. Has Arthur become...a bully?
* The Best Day Ever - It's a beautiful afternoon and everyone is reminiscing about their "best days." Everyone, that is, except Arthur.Is it possible he doesn't have one?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 10, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Buster's Book Battle/on the Buster Scale (Episode #1608H)

KQED Kids: Fri, May 10, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Buster's Book Battle - Lakewood Elementary has just instituted IRP; a program where kids can earn points (and prizes!) for reading. Buster's thrilled and gets to work straight away! But will he earn enough points for a skateboard?
* On the Buster Scale - Buster and Brain never agree on movies. Buster rates every film a 10+, while Brain doesn't seem to like anything... Only one of them can be right.. .or so they think.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Fern And The Case Of The Stolen Story/sue Ellen Vegges Out (Episode #1609H)

KQED Plus: Thu, May 9, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Fern and the Case of the Stolen Story - The unthinkable has happened! Fern has writer's block! Fortunately, Ladonna's full of stories. Faced with a tight deadline, Fern decides to "borrow" the tales and simply change the names. Has Fern confused write and wrong?
* Sue Ellen Vegges Out - When Sue Ellen decides to stop eating meat, Muffy and Francine compete to be the best vegetarian. Can they successfully resist meat? Or was this a missed steak?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 30, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 30, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 29, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 10, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 10, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 9, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Baseball Blues/Brain's Biggest Blunder (Episode #1607H)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 9, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Baseball Blues - It's Grebelings season and George can't wait to play!After all, no one knows more about baseball than George. But when he realizes knowledge of sinkers doesn't guarantee success in the field, will he throw in the towel?
* Brain's Biggest Blunder - When Brain gets teamed with Buster and Binky in the annual Arithmattack competition, he immediately enrolls Buster in binomial boot camp. Can Brain transform Buster into a mathematic marvel? Or will he be forced to eat humble pi?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 23, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 13, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Buster's Book Battle/on the Buster Scale (Episode #1608H)

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

* Buster's Book Battle - Lakewood Elementary has just instituted IRP; a program where kids can earn points (and prizes!) for reading. Buster's thrilled and gets to work straight away! But will he earn enough points for a skateboard?
* On the Buster Scale - Buster and Brain never agree on movies. Buster rates every film a 10+, while Brain doesn't seem to like anything... Only one of them can be right.. .or so they think.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 9, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 9, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 8, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

The Last Tough Customer/Brain's Chess Mess (Episode #1606H)

KQED Kids: Wed, May 8, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* The Last Tough Customer - The Tough Customers realize it's time to quit bullying and set out to find a new hobby - but can Molly ever truly change her ways?
* Brain's Chess Mess - Brain starts a chess club at school to improve his game and beat Los Dedos, the local chess master. Who knew the best player in the club would be... Rattles?!?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 22, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 22, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 21, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 11, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Baseball Blues/Brain's Biggest Blunder (Episode #1607H)

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

* Baseball Blues - It's Grebelings season and George can't wait to play!After all, no one knows more about baseball than George. But when he realizes knowledge of sinkers doesn't guarantee success in the field, will he throw in the towel?
* Brain's Biggest Blunder - When Brain gets teamed with Buster and Binky in the annual Arithmattack competition, he immediately enrolls Buster in binomial boot camp. Can Brain transform Buster into a mathematic marvel? Or will he be forced to eat humble pi?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 23, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 13, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 8, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 8, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 7, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Night of the Tibble/Read and Flumberghast (Episode #1605H)

KQED Kids: Tue, May 7, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Night of the Tibble - The Tibble Twins are having their first sleepover! The lucky victim...err, guest: James. Will the Tibbles lock him in the dark basement? Strap him to the terrifying Flatter Fling? Serve him cupcakes and cookies for dinner?!?
* Read and Flumberghast - A cupcake's been stolen! The primary suspect: Tommy Tibble. D.W. gathers a jury and demands that justice be served. Can D. W. get Tommy to confess? Or will she lose control of this kangaroo court?

The Last Tough Customer/Brain's Chess Mess (Episode #1606H)

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

* The Last Tough Customer - The Tough Customers realize it's time to quit bullying and set out to find a new hobby - but can Molly ever truly change her ways?
* Brain's Chess Mess - Brain starts a chess club at school to improve his game and beat Los Dedos, the local chess master. Who knew the best player in the club would be... Rattles?!?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 26, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 22, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 22, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 21, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 12, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 11, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 7, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 7, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 6, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Falafelosophy/The Great Lint Rush (Episode #1404)

KQED Kids: Mon, May 6, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Falafelosophy - At the urging of guest-star author Neil Gaiman ("Coraline," "The Graveyard Book") Sue Ellen tries her hand at writing and illustrating a graphic novel. When Sue Ellen needs inspiration and encouragement, she turns to Neil - who pops up in unexpected places! - and to the philosophy lessons of her local falafel vendor!
* The Lint Rush - Mr. Toad is back! And he's ready to corner the Sock Market, leaving everyone in Elwood City barefoot and bereft. Can Pal and Kate negotiate for their socks....or will there be another great sock depression like the Great Chilly Toes Scare of 1929?

Night of the Tibble/Read and Flumberghast (Episode #1605H)

KQED Kids: Mon, May 6, 2013 -- 12:30 PM

* Night of the Tibble - The Tibble Twins are having their first sleepover! The lucky victim...err, guest: James. Will the Tibbles lock him in the dark basement? Strap him to the terrifying Flatter Fling? Serve him cupcakes and cookies for dinner?!?
* Read and Flumberghast - A cupcake's been stolen! The primary suspect: Tommy Tibble. D.W. gathers a jury and demands that justice be served. Can D. W. get Tommy to confess? Or will she lose control of this kangaroo court?

Nicked by a Name/The Play's The Thing (Episode #1403)

KQED Kids: Sun, May 5, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Nicked by a Name - There is a virus spreading through Lakewood Elementary! It changes the way everyone acts and how they treat each other....it's the new nicknames! Can Brain stop the virus he created or will everyone be mean to each other forever?
* The Play's the Thing - The playground has been quiet lately - too quiet - and the Tough Customers don't like it one bit. All the rest of the kids seem more interested in electronics than in good old-fashioned fun! Can the TCs save the playground or is everyone done playing for good?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 6, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 5, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

All About D.W./Blockheads (Episode #1603H)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 4, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* All About D.W. - When Emily gets the starring role in the preschool play, D.W. is beside herself with jealousy. She should be Little Red Riding Hood, not Tree #2! Undeterred, D.W. appoints herself Emily's understudy (just in case!). But when the big moment arrives, can D.W. handle the spotlight?
* Blockheads - D.W. and Emily are upset when they get stuck with the blocks at playtime. But apathy turns to obsession when they begin building their dream house. Forget snacks and naptime! They've got a palastle to build!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 5, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 5, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 4, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

The Agent of Change/D.W. Unties The Knot (Episode #1402)

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

* The Agent of Change The latest animated hit in movie theaters about a boy and his truck has left Muffy and Francine disappointed. Why doesn't there seem to be any cool female characters on screen? So with the help of a very talented artist, Molly, the "Group of Three" set out to make their own movie!
* D.W. Unties the Knot - After watching "The Wedding Channel," D.W. wants to get married! And, having no idea what this really means, she starts planning herself the biggest unicorn wedding imaginable. But D. W. soon realizes that she's getting more than she bargained for. Can she back out in time?

Get Smart/Baby Steps (Episode #1604H)

KQED Plus: Sat, May 4, 2013 -- 10:30 AM

* Get Smart - Everyone loves HUGO-the new interactive whiteboard that claims to be 100% accurate. If only Mr. Ratburn knew how to use it... After a crash course from Brain, Mr. Ratburn embraces the high tech teaching tool; that is, until HUGO corrects him in front of the class. Let the battle of rat vs. machine begin!
* Baby Steps - Mei Lin can say "hello" AND play the piano?!? Kate can't even wave! Worried about her sister's future, D.W. enlists the help of Brain to determine if Kate is above average, below average, or (gulp!) just average-average...Meanwhile, Kate and Pal are puzzled by D.W.'s odd behavior and vow to find a "cure."

Dear Adil/Bitzi's Break-Up (Episode #801)

KQED Kids: Sat, May 4, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

* Dear Adil - Arthur's worried that his letters to his new Turkish pen pal, Adil, will be boring. After all, how can Elwood City compare to Arthur's fantastical ideas about Turkey, where he imagines Adil riding a camel to school ... and eating lambs-eyes! But are Arthur's notions about Adil's life even close to the truth?
* Bitzi's Break-Up - Bitzi's breaking up with her boyfriend and Buster is really sad. Harry is his favorite baseball buddy! Can Buster get them back together in time for the next game? And, more importantly, will Buster and Harry be able to stay friends?

Night of the Tibble/Read and Flumberghast (Episode #1605H)

KQED Plus: Fri, May 3, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

* Night of the Tibble - The Tibble Twins are having their first sleepover! The lucky victim...err, guest: James. Will the Tibbles lock him in the dark basement? Strap him to the terrifying Flatter Fling? Serve him cupcakes and cookies for dinner?!?
* Read and Flumberghast - A cupcake's been stolen! The primary suspect: Tommy Tibble. D.W. gathers a jury and demands that justice be served. Can D. W. get Tommy to confess? Or will she lose control of this kangaroo court?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 3, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Get Smart/Baby Steps (Episode #1604H)

KQED Kids: Fri, May 3, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Get Smart - Everyone loves HUGO-the new interactive whiteboard that claims to be 100% accurate. If only Mr. Ratburn knew how to use it... After a crash course from Brain, Mr. Ratburn embraces the high tech teaching tool; that is, until HUGO corrects him in front of the class. Let the battle of rat vs. machine begin!
* Baby Steps - Mei Lin can say "hello" AND play the piano?!? Kate can't even wave! Worried about her sister's future, D.W. enlists the help of Brain to determine if Kate is above average, below average, or (gulp!) just average-average...Meanwhile, Kate and Pal are puzzled by D.W.'s odd behavior and vow to find a "cure."

Falafelosophy/The Great Lint Rush (Episode #1404)

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

* Falafelosophy - At the urging of guest-star author Neil Gaiman ("Coraline," "The Graveyard Book") Sue Ellen tries her hand at writing and illustrating a graphic novel. When Sue Ellen needs inspiration and encouragement, she turns to Neil - who pops up in unexpected places! - and to the philosophy lessons of her local falafel vendor!
* The Lint Rush - Mr. Toad is back! And he's ready to corner the Sock Market, leaving everyone in Elwood City barefoot and bereft. Can Pal and Kate negotiate for their socks....or will there be another great sock depression like the Great Chilly Toes Scare of 1929?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 3, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 3, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 2, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Nicked by a Name/The Play's The Thing (Episode #1403)

KQED Kids: Thu, May 2, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* Nicked by a Name - There is a virus spreading through Lakewood Elementary! It changes the way everyone acts and how they treat each other....it's the new nicknames! Can Brain stop the virus he created or will everyone be mean to each other forever?
* The Play's the Thing - The playground has been quiet lately - too quiet - and the Tough Customers don't like it one bit. All the rest of the kids seem more interested in electronics than in good old-fashioned fun! Can the TCs save the playground or is everyone done playing for good?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 6, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 5, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Get Smart/Baby Steps (Episode #1604H)

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

* Get Smart - Everyone loves HUGO-the new interactive whiteboard that claims to be 100% accurate. If only Mr. Ratburn knew how to use it... After a crash course from Brain, Mr. Ratburn embraces the high tech teaching tool; that is, until HUGO corrects him in front of the class. Let the battle of rat vs. machine begin!
* Baby Steps - Mei Lin can say "hello" AND play the piano?!? Kate can't even wave! Worried about her sister's future, D.W. enlists the help of Brain to determine if Kate is above average, below average, or (gulp!) just average-average...Meanwhile, Kate and Pal are puzzled by D.W.'s odd behavior and vow to find a "cure."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 2, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 2, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 1, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

All About D.W./Blockheads (Episode #1603H)

KQED Kids: Wed, May 1, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

* All About D.W. - When Emily gets the starring role in the preschool play, D.W. is beside herself with jealousy. She should be Little Red Riding Hood, not Tree #2! Undeterred, D.W. appoints herself Emily's understudy (just in case!). But when the big moment arrives, can D.W. handle the spotlight?
* Blockheads - D.W. and Emily are upset when they get stuck with the blocks at playtime. But apathy turns to obsession when they begin building their dream house. Forget snacks and naptime! They've got a palastle to build!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 5, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 5, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 4, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Nicked by a Name/The Play's The Thing (Episode #1403)

KQED Kids: Wed, May 1, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

* Nicked by a Name - There is a virus spreading through Lakewood Elementary! It changes the way everyone acts and how they treat each other....it's the new nicknames! Can Brain stop the virus he created or will everyone be mean to each other forever?
* The Play's the Thing - The playground has been quiet lately - too quiet - and the Tough Customers don't like it one bit. All the rest of the kids seem more interested in electronics than in good old-fashioned fun! Can the TCs save the playground or is everyone done playing for good?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 6, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 5, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 1, 2013 -- 12:30 PM
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    • KQED DT9s Over the Air: beginning Wed 7/09

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) The PSIP Info part of our Over the Air (OTA) signal for KQED DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3 dropped out of our overall signal early Wednesday 7/09. Once PSIP was restored most OTA receivers moved our signal back to the correct channel locations. However, for some viewers, it appears as if they have lost […]

    • KQED FM 88.1 translator off air Tues 6/03

      The Martinez translator for KQED-FM will be off the air all day Tuesday June 3rd. We are rebuilding the 25 year old site with all new antennas and cabling. This should only affect people listening on 88.1MHz in the Martinez/Benicia area.

    • KQET planned overnight outage: early Tues 5/13

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) KQET’s Over The Air (OTA) signal will shut down late May 12/early Tues 5/13 shortly after midnight to allow for extensive electrical maintenance work at the transmitter. Engineers will do their best to complete the work by 6am Tuesday morning. This will affect OTA viewers of the DT25 channels, and signal providers […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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