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Barn at Sunset (#3144) Duration: 28:04 TVG

Bob Ross paints a big old barn which appears to be half-covered in a snowy setting of frostbitten foliage.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Secluded Beach (#3145) Duration: 28:00 TVG

Bob Ross teaches his special painting technique while creating a restless ocean crashing against a rocky coastline.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

The Old Mill (#3146) Duration: 27:38 TVG

Hear the rhythm of the water splashing down at the old mill. You will be captivated by this Bob Ross creation!

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 3, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Bright Autumn Trees (#3147) Duration: 27:56 TVG

Bob Ross teaches us to capture the exciting colors of autumn on canvas in this spectacular exhibition of trees.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 3, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Quiet Woods (#3148) Duration: 27:12 TVG

Travel with Bob Ross into the silent misty forest and experience the breathtaking beauty of nature as it awakens from slumber.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 10, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Cabin In Sunset (#3149) Duration: 28:13 TVG

Bob Ross teaches us the joy of painting with a bright, colorful sky, trees and cabin displayed on canvas!

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 10, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Mountain Splendor (#3150) Duration: 28:02 TVG

Bob Ross captures the undaunted power and charm of a glorious mountain surveying its surroundings -- all on canvas!

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 17, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Winter Hideaway (#3151) Duration: 28:24 TVG

With paint brush, Bob Ross places a lonesome cabin in the middle of a wintry setting -- respite for the snow-weary traveler.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 17, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Pot O' Posies (#3152) Duration: 25:39 TVG

Guest artist Annette Kowalski demonstrates the fabulous Bob Ross Floral Painting technique -- a hanging bouquet in just minutes.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 24, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Trace of Spring (#3238) Duration: 26:02 TVG

Stroll to the river with Bob Ross and enjoy the emergence of springtime blossoms on flowering trees.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 24, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Ebb Tide (#3239) Duration: 27:59 TVG

Walk along the beach with Bob Ross and experience the colorful setting sun; a lovely oval painting to enjoy!

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 31, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Secluded Forest (#3240) Duration: 26:46 TVG

Bob Ross paints the deepest, darkest place in the forest on a vertical canvas; so mysterious!

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 31, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

    • 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 […]

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

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KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

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KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.