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School for Chickens (#4634H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Elmo helps Professor Buck Awe, played by Saturday Night Live's Taran Killam, teach a class of chickens using strategies he learned in preschool. Also featuring Murray has a little lamb, and Elmo's World. Brought to you by the letter S and the number 14.

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  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 -- 2:30pm
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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 28, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Tue, Mar 21, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Mar 21, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Wed, Mar 29, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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Dont Get Pushy (#4633H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Telly is upset when Rosita pushes Baby Bear by accident because she is too excited; but with the help of her friends on Sesame Street, she learns how to control herself. Also featuring Cookie Monster's Les Moussarables, and Elmo the Musical. Brought to you by the letter E and the number 11.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 -- 3:00pm
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 -- 11:00pm
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 27, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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Hoopers Lockdown (#4620H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

When Grover's new security gate system accidentally locks Chris out of Hooper's store, Elmo and Abby help solve math problems to open the gates in time to stop Cookie Monster from eating Alan's birthday cake. also featuring Nick Jonas, Cookie Monster's 007 parody, and Elmo the Musical. Brought to you by the letter S and the number 8.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 27, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 27, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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Enthusiastic Penelope Penguin (#4614H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Chris helps Penelope, an overly excited penguin, learn how to control herself and make new friends. Also featuring "Be a good friend" song with Gwen Stefani, Murray had a little lamb, and Elmo's World-friends. Brought to you by the letter F and the number 2.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 28, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 28, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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Bye, Bye Pacifier (#4627H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Elmo helps Curly Bear come to terms with giving up her binky. Also featuring Cookie Monster's Smart Cookies, and Elmo's World. Brought to you by the letter B and the number 12.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Mar 1, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Mar 1, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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Saved By Super Foods (#4604H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The SuperFood Super Foods fly onto Sesame Street to help their friends try new foods, find a healthy snack, and explain the importance of eating breakfast.Also featuring Orange is the New Snack parody, and Elmo the Musical-Tomato. Brought to you by the letter H and the number 10.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Mar 1, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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Music Magic (#4623H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

When Elmo uses Abby's magic wand, all anyone on Sesame Street can do is sing! Also featuring "Just like Magic" song with Sara Bareilles, Cookie Monster's Furry Potter parody, and Elmo the Musical. Brough to you by the letter M and the number 20.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Mar 6, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Mar 6, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Thu, Mar 9, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Mar 15, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Sun, Mar 19, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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The Best Friend Band (#4607H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Elmo and Abby learn how to compromise and combine their two favorite songs, creating the Best Friend Song. Also featuring "That's Music" song with 5th Harmony, Murray had a little lamb-music school, and Elmo's World-violins. Brought to you by the letter M and the number 5.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Mar 7, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Mar 7, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Fri, Mar 10, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Sat, Mar 11, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Mar 13, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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Move It! (#4619H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

It's Move It Day on Sesame Street where everyone moves their body. But after spending the day just sitting and eating cookies, Cookie Monster learns that exercising and moving your body gives you lots of energy and helps you feel better. Also featuring a song with Ne-Yo, Murray had a little lamb, and Elmo's World. Brought to you by the letter M and the number 8.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Mar 8, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Mar 8, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Mar 8, 2017 -- 10:30pm Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Mar 14, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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Camping Show (#4617H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Elmo and Chris go camping in the woods near Sesame Street to relax and meet some new friends. Also featuring Murray had a little lamb, and Elmo's World-plants. Brought to you by the letter N and the number 16.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Mar 13, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Thu, Mar 16, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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Mucko Polo, Grouch Explorer (#4602H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

With Mucko Polo (Alan Cumming), Elmo, Abby, and Oscar use their five senses to explore and search for the grouchiest things on Sesame Street.Also featuring Grover finds a pyramid and Elmo the Musical-Guacamole. Brought to you by the letter E and the number 6.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Mar 14, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Mar 14, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Mar 16, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Sat, Mar 18, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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Grovers Street Safari (#4603H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Grover takes Elmo and friends on a Sesame Street Safari and they pretend to be all of the wild animals they see. Also featuring Cookie Monster's Smart Cookies, and Elmo the Muscial-cowboy. Brought to you by the letter S and the number 5.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Mar 15, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Mar 15, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Mar 15, 2017 -- 10:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Mar 18, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Mar 21, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Thu, Mar 23, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Sun, Mar 26, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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Sesame Ocean (#4632H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Abby turns Sesame Street into a magical ocean so Dorothy can swim anywhere she likes but when she disappears, Elmo and Abby follow clues to find her. Also featuring Cookie Monster's Smart Cookies, and Elmo the Musical. Brought to you by the letter O and the nubmer 6.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Mar 17, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Mar 17, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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Birdie & The Beast (#4615H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Big Bird makes up a fairy tale about a bird named Birdie who helps a Beast learn how to be a good friend. Also featuring Elmo the Muscial-Prince. Brought to you by the letter F and the number 0.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Mar 20, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Mar 20, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Wed, Mar 22, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Mar 22, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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When Dinosaurs Walked Sesame (#4608H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Elmo, Chris, and their friends on Sesame Street have dressed up as dinosaurs. With help from Elmo's book, they learn that there are small and big dinosaurs, some dinosaurs are herbivores and some are carnivores and that Big Bird is a dinosaur! Also featuring Jurassic Cookie parody, and Elmo's World-dinosaurs. Brought to you by the letter D and the number 15.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Mar 24, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Mar 24, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Mar 27, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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Elmo & The Bookaneers (#4626H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Bookaneers, a band of book and reading-loving pirates led by Tina Fey, comes to Sesame Street! They invite Elmo to become a Bookaneer, and together they look for the pirates' treasure, the library. Also featuring "B is for Book" with Pharrell, Cookie Monster's Smart Cookie, and Elmo's Wold. Brought to you by the letter B and the number 1.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Mar 27, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Mar 27, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Fri, Mar 31, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Mar 31, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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Mi Amiguita Rosita (#4628H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Rosita is bothered by a story that doesn't resonate with her culture, so she writes her own book about things she loves: dancing, Mexican wrestling and playing with her friends. Also featuring celeb vocab in espanol with Gina Rodrigues, and Elmo the Musical. Brought to you by the ABC's and the number 9.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Mar 28, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Mar 28, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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Elmo Steps In for Super Grover (#4613H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Rosita helps Abby and Zoe think outside the "fairy tale" box as they imagine and make up a story together.Also featuring Cookie Monster's Star Smores parody, and Elmo the Musical-prince. Brought to you by the letter P and the number 4.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Mar 30, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Mar 30, 2017 -- 10:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Mar 31, 2017 -- 3:00pm 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 192
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XFINITY 189
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