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When Home Is A House of Cards (#302) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ruff sends Sammy and Sam to the MSPCA to make a promotional video. Noel and Jay meet up with a famous card stacker to build a tower of cards.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Apr 30, 2017 -- 6:00am
  • PBS Kids: Wed, May 3, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Just Call Him Spot (#303) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

DJ, Jay, and Sam meet with a chemistry expert to learn how to fight stains and Ruff sends Noel to a fire academy so she can learn how to fight fires.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, May 1, 2017 -- 6:00am
  • PBS Kids: Thu, May 4, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Mr. Ruffman Goes to Washington (#304) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ruff sends Sam to a high-level meeting with Senator Ted Kennedy. Meanwhile Noel, Sammy and DJ are challenged to design a float for Ruff's political campaign!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, May 2, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, May 5, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Mission Improbable (#305) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ruff sends the FETCHers to Washington D.C. for training to become secret agents.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, May 6, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, May 7, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, May 8, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, May 12, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

How Not to Impress A Poodle's Mother (#306) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Sam, Harsha and DJ work on sand sculpture at the beach while Jay learns about hair and beauty at a salon.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, May 9, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, May 13, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, May 15, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

There's Food Safety and Then There's Food Safety (#307) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ruff sends Harsha, Noel and Sam to build a foolproof structure that can protect a tortilla chip and Grandma Ruffman's cake. Sammy visits Spanish Harlem in New York City.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, May 10, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, May 14, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, May 16, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Do-Se-Dos and Do-Se-Don'ts (#308) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Sammy and DJ learn how to square dance while Harsha and Jay learn about gorillas and their habitat at the zoo.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, May 11, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, May 17, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

The Dogvinci Code (#309) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ruff's Uncle MacRuffmantosh is back, and there's no time to waste - a new mystery must be solved and the FETCHers are on the case!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, May 18, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, May 20, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, May 24, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

What's Bugging Ruff (#310) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Noel, Sammy and Jay are dispatched to Thompson Island where they learn about insects and their habitats while Harsha learns about powwows in New Mexico.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, May 19, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, May 21, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, May 25, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Will They Like The Show? It's A Shoe-In! (#311) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

DJ and Sammy head to a sneaker company to design and build more functional footwear while Jay and Sam learn the art of street performing.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, May 22, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, May 26, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, May 27, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Socket to Me (#312) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Sam and Sammy work on helping Ruff decrease his electricity consumption while Harsha and Noel get singing lessons and have to perform...LIVE!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, May 23, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, May 28, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, May 29, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Dog of the Rings (#313) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ruff decides to send all the FETCHers, dressed as Elves, Dwarves and Wizards, on a mythic Live Action Role Playing mission!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, May 30, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Arrgh - All Me Eggs Are Cracked (#314) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Sammy and Jay go to the Florida Keys to search the ocean floor for a Ruffman family treasure and Harsha and Sam's challenge is to work at a grocery store and compete in a grocery-bagging showdown.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, May 31, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
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    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

    • Planned KQET (DT25) outage: early Sun 12/18 apx 1am

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Due to maintenance and software update work being done by one of the paid signal providers, KQET-25 will need to go off the air for apx 15-30 minutes at apx 1am.

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

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XFINITY 189
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