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Banjo Making (#706) Duration: 25:21 STEREO TVG

Did you know that banjos are made of three other instruments? Join host Joel Greene as he learns how banjos are made. Joel learns all about what gives the banjos that unique sound.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jun 29, 2015 -- 11:00pm
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jun 30, 2015 -- 5:00am
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jun 30, 2015 -- 4:00pm
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 5, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Corn Chips (#707) Duration: 24:54 STEREO TVG

Can you guess how many pieces of corn are in one corn chip? Join host Joel Greene on this tasty episode as he visits a factory to learn how corn chips are made.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jun 30, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 1, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 1, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 4, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 5, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me

Penguins (#708) Duration: 27:27 STEREO TVG

Did you know that some penguins can live in warm weather? Join host Joel Greene as he visits the Aquarium of the Pacific to learn all about Magellenic Penguins. He gets to watch them swim and listen to the loud noises they make. He even gets to pet and feed them!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 1, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 2, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 2, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Tofu (#709) Duration: 24:49 STEREO TVG

Have you ever wondered how tofu is made? Join host Joel Greene as he visits Oakland, California to learn how tofu is made. Greene gets to jump right into tasting the various types of tofu and tofu flavors.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 2, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 3, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 3, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Stickers (#710) Duration: 25:51 STEREO TVG

Did you know that some stickers can stick permanently? Join host Joel Greene as he visits a massive sticker manufacturer to learn how they make stickers. He even gets to witness a real laser making stickers and watch the amazing process of 3D stickers!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 6, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 7, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 7, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 12, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Laymon's Candy (#101) Duration: 26:48 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 7, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 8, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 8, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 11, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 12, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me

Go Karts (#102) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 8, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 9, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 9, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Sport Fishing (#103) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 9, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 10, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 10, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Rugby (#104) Duration: 26:59 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 13, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 14, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 14, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 19, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Recycling (#105) Duration: 26:13 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ever wonder what happens to your recyclables when you throw them away? CQ explores a Burrtec Waste Recycling plant to investigate.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 14, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 15, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 15, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 18, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 19, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me

Pottery (#106) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 15, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 16, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 16, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Police Helicopter (#107) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 16, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 17, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 17, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Home Building (#108) Duration: 26:29 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 20, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 21, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 21, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 26, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Money (#109) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 21, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 22, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 22, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 25, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 26, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me

Legoland (#110) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 22, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 23, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 23, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Habitat 4 Humanity/Diabetes Walk (#111) Duration: 26:15 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 23, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 24, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 24, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Tiger Rescue (#112) Duration: 27:01 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 27, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 28, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 28, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Water Bottling (#113) Duration: 26:29 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ever wonder where bottled water comes from? Joel pours through a water bottling company to get a refreshing view of the industry that wants to quench your thirst. Watch as Joel drinks more water on this episode that most people drink in one week!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 28, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 29, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 29, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Glass Blowing (#201) Duration: 26:22 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Did you know that glass blowing is when you blow into a long tube to expand glass? Tune in to find out more about glass blowing.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 29, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 30, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
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Honeys (#202) Duration: 26:22 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Beekeepers are the unsung heroes for those of us who love honey. Join Joel and co-host Melissa as they dive hands first into honeybee hives.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 30, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 31, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 31, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQED DT9s OTA: very brief outages Thurs 6/11/15

      (DT9.1, 9.2 and 9.3) There will be 3 very brief outages (apx. 10 seconds each) of KQED’s Over The Air (OTA) DT9 signal Thurs 6/15, between 10am and 3pm. This is to accommodate preventative maintenance and inspections at Sutro Tower. Most TVs will recover easily each time the signal is restored, but a few viewers […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Wed 3/11

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

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

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KQED 9

KQED 9
Channels 9.1, 54.2 & 25.1 - Monterey (KQET)
XFINITY 9 and HD 709

All widescreen and HD programs

KQED Plus

KQED +
Channels 54, 54.1, 9.2 & 25.2 - Monterey
XFINITY 10 and HD 710

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life
Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me
Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids
Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192

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