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The Sleeves (#112) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

All of Avonlea is in a tizzy when the world-famous Amelia Evans returns to her hometown. Preoccupied with her appearance, Anne nearly forgets what is most important about her contribution to the talent show held in Miss Evans' honor.

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 1, 2015 -- 12:00am
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The Avonlea Herald (#113) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Under the guidance of Rachel Lynde, who has always had a 'nose-for-news', the children start up The Avonlea Herald, a weekly newspaper. Anne works hard to be made editor. The other children gladly fill their respective posts. As they are working on their first issue, a big story breaks in Avonlea, sending the whole "staff" into action. Anne, in her enthusiasm, takes over all departments. On top of that, her dictatorial management style disheartens the other children. Initially frustrated with "her staff," she comes to realize that it is her own attitude that is the problem. When she allows everyone to have a sense of ownership and to feel the rewards of contributing, the news team starts to function smoothly and the resulting issue is a great success.

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 1, 2015 -- 4:30pm
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Chores Eclipsed (#114) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Anne eagerly plans a party to coincide with the coming lunar eclipse - until her obsession causes her to neglect her household chores and throw Green Gables into chaos.

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 2, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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The Swim of Things (#115) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

It's swimming time at the pond, and everybody is having fun - everybody, that is, except Felix. A poor swimmer, he has become discouraged and disheartened. Like everybody else, Anne is impatient with her friend's limitations. However, when an injury sidelines her Felix helps her with her exercises. Soon the two unlikely friends are hard at work, helping one another train. Felix attempts to learn how to dive. By developing his strength, flexibility and general confidence, he sees amazing results, dazzling his friends - and impressing himself.

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 3, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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Butterflies (#116) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

A hockey match between Avonlea and Carmody is coming up. Gilbert, an excellent player and a fairly good leader, is the team captain. However, he advocates "winning at any cost." The adults also get caught up in their obsession for the team to win. By the time the big game begins, the team is fragmented, discouraged and in disarray. Anne helps Gilbert seen the importance of good sportsmanship. She reminds him of the real reason they play hockey. The team resolves their differences and goes into the tournament determined to have a good time.

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  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 4, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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The Ice Cream Promise (#111) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

When Anne agrees to help Marilla make ice cream, she has no idea what she's gotten herself into. A small promise becomes a sizeable commitment. She soon realizes that she is missing out on other activities she would rather do. Even Marilla feels she has bitten off more than she can chew. Still, neither knows how to broach the topic with the other. Good thing Matthew's around.

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  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 5, 2015 -- 12:00am Remind me
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A Walk In His Shoes (#117) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Anne and Marilla can't see eye-to-eye on farming tasks. Anne grows impatient with Marilla's style of doing work and insists that she be allowed to do things 'her way'. Marilla frustrates Anne so much that she and her guardian has an argument. Anne's imagination helps her to see how Marilla's experience has shaped her opinions. While Anne doesn't change her own mind, she comes to respect the right for others to have differing points of view.

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 7, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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The Witch of Avonlea (#118) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

When Miss King emphasizes the importance of Anne's contribution to the region's spelling bee, Anne begins to doubt her abilities and is afraid of letting her team down.

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A Square Peg (#119) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Peg Bowen makes a rare trip into town for winter supplies. The children decide to spy on the queer old woman when she returns to her home in the woods. They embark on a spy mission when Anne becomes lost in a snowstorm. Anne is rescued by Peg and returns to Avonlea with a new found respect for this mysterious woman of the woods.

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 9, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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Marbles (#120) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

When marbles become the latest fad at school Anne is swept along in marble madness. So much so that she risks a marble Matthew has owned since he was a boy _ and loses it. She realizes that becoming obsessed with winning has only created bad feelings. She persuades the other children to stop playing marbles for keeps and to put the fun back in the game.

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 10, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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Oh Brother! (#121) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Felix and Felicity are driving one another crazy. A King family reunion is coming up but the brother and sister just can't seem to get along. Anne enters the fray with the idealism of an only child. Alas, Anne's efforts end up creating even more problems until a crisis ensues. In the end, however, both Felicity and Felix discover aspects and skills in the other that they never before realized or appreciated.

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  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 11, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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A Condition of Superstition (#122) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Anne and Diana's superstitious beliefs wreak havoc with Marilla's plan to persuade the Avonlea town council to build a new library. Chastened, Anne comes to realize that all superstition does is stop people from solving problems themselves.

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 14, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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A Welcome Hero (#123) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Anne is thrilled to hear that famous adventure novelist E.J. Lark is coming to town. Upon meeting the novelist she is dismayed to realize that the writer isn't the handsome, debonair celebrity she envisioned, but a bespectacled female who looks like a librarian! However, a few hours in her company soon makes Anne aware of her sterling qualities and she ultimately realizes that you can't judge a book by its cover.

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 15, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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A Better Mousetrap (#124) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Avonlea is being overrun by mice. Anne and Diana regret that Felix must join them in their school assignment that addresses Avonlea's growing mouse problem. In time, however, Anne comes to see Felix's value, and allow him to contribute, thus saving the day.

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 16, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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No Anne Is An Island (#125) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Snubbed by their classmates, Anne and Diana set up the Order of the Kindred Spirit, an exclusive club of two. Midway through building their complex clubhouse, they find that everyone else at school has responded by excluding them in return-by making their own club!

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 17, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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Anne's Disappearing Allowance (#126) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Anne gets her first allowance. Enthralled by the luxuries of Lawson's General Store, she spends nearly all of it unwisely. Her spendthrift ways nearly cause her to lose allowance privileges-until she comes to appreciate the importance of managing her own money.

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  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 18, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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Carrots (#101) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Tired of enduring Gilbert's taunts about her red hair, Anne resolves to do something about it. While her results are initially disastrous, Anne manages to reverse her mistakes. She emerges with a more balanced attitude about herself.

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 21, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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Babysitter Blues (#102) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Gilbert thinks babysitting his infant cousin will be a breeze. That is, until he finds himself alone with the tyke. Anne, who has a great deal of experience looking after children, comes to his assistance. Gilbert comes to realize how demanding and difficult babysitting can be, and how important it is to be vigilant, caring and prepared.

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 22, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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The Stray (#103) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

A stray dog arrives on the doorstep of Green Gables. Anne immediately falls in love with the pooch, and is determined to keep it. Marilla is against the idea: they have enough animals, and a dog is a great deal of responsibility. When nobody comes to claim the pet, Anne schemes to keep him. However, after a series of mishaps, Anne comes to realize that looking after a dog full-time is a lot of work. She is happy when Peg Bowen comes to claim her lost dog. In the end, Anne decides to visit the dog in its forest home until she is ready to have her own dog.

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 23, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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The Best Partner (#104) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

When Mr. Gresham's nephew Ben visits Avonlea, all the kids are excited about his arrival - especially as it coincides with a sports day. To their surprise, Ben arrives in crutches - polio has left him paralyzed. With empathy and creativity shown on both sides, the children learn to fully welcome Ben into the group - and the games - as a valuable partner.

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 24, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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A Question of Rules (#105) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

The Avonlea kids prepare for their annual Hunt for the Golden Crown, which has very complex rules and rituals. The only problem is, the adults have given other rules which mean they won't be able to play this year. A dilemma ensues for Anne and the children: which rules should they follow? After thinking that rules are silly and unnecessary, Anne learns that certain rules are important to obey.

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  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 25, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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Taffy (#106) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

When the confection Anne brings to Avonlea's annual Taffy Day turns out to be horridly salty, she is certain that it's all due to scheming Felicity. Only when both girls see the error of their ways can they begin to work together to solve their misunderstanding.

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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One True Friend (#107) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Disaster has struck! Diana has come down with a case of head-lice. Anne feels only sympathy, takes the necessary precautions, and thinks nothing more of it. That is, until the other schoolmates start to make fun of Diana and shun Anne for remaining her friend. Anne considers abandoning Diana in order to salvage her coveted popularity. But after thinking - and imagining - things through, she comes to value the importance of loyalty.

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 29, 2015 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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Lost and Found (#108) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

When Anne and Diana head off into the woods in search of buried treasure, they get hopelessly lost-and find much more than they bargained for.

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    • Mon 8/31: KQET Signal break-up (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3)

      UPDATE: As of shortly after 7pm Monday evening, repairs were completed at the KQET transmitter, and the signal appears to be stable. Thanks for your patience. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Original post Monday 11am: We are aware of the break-up […]

    • Comcast channel moves, Monterey/Salinas & Sacramento/Fairfield

      As of Tuesday 8/25, Comcast/Xfinity has moved four of KQED’s channels to new numbers in two of its service areas. The new info is: Monterey-Salinas: 371 – KQED World 372 – KQED Kids 373 – KQED Life 374 – KQED V-Me Sacramento, Fairfield, Rio Vista, Travis AFB and Vacaville: 390 – KQED World 391 – […]

    • Sutro Tower Annual Maintenance, week of 8/24 daytime

      (may affect Over the Air signal for KQED DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) The Sutro Tower team will be doing their annual tower check and maintenance work this week, meaning that all stations may be switching back and forth from their main antenna to their auxiliary antenna between 9am and 4pm. Work should conclude no later than […]

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Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
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Wave 9 and HD 164
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KQED Plus / KQET

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XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
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KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

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V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

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