Donate

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Cause and Effect/Good Vibrations (#314) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

When Nick's water glass suddenly falls over without anyone touching it, Cat comes to help them solve the mystery. They go to The Great Causeway and discover the world of cause and effect. Nick and Sally are playing musical instruments and notice that Fish's water is rippling. Why? Cat takes them to the Jingly Jungle for a concert by the great Vibrato. They discover that sound and vibration go together.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 20, 2018 -- 7:30am
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 21, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 21, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Dec 26, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me

Pick Your Friends/ Finola's Farm (#120) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Pick Your Friends - It's Valentine's Day and Nick and Sally disagree hotly on how to decorate the card they're making for the Cat. Does this mean they aren't really best friends? The Cat takes them to meet Sheldon, a tortoise who knows all about friendship. They learn that Sheldon's best friend is completely different from him and that being best friends doesn't mean you always have to agree. Finola's Farm - Nick and Sally are sittind down to breakfast but have run out of milk. The Cat arrives to take them to Finola's Farm to have breakfast with Finola. First they learn how to milk a cow, then they discover that cows' milk can be made into butter and cheese and best of all--ice cream!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Nov 20, 2018 -- 9:00am

Whatever Floats Your Boat/Building Bridges (#301) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

When Nick and Sally's boat sinks, they need to build another boat, but don't know how. A trip to Floating Island helps them discover that, along with needing the right material, you also need to make the shape of your boat float. Nick is in pursuit of finding out how to build a drawbridge. In Spansylvania, they meet a dragon who chases after them - and along the way they find out that some materials are better suited for bridges than others.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Nov 21, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Nov 21, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Nov 21, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Nov 22, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Nov 24, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Nov 24, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Accidents Happen....If You're Lucky/Making Waves (#302) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

When Sally accidentally destroys Nick's model of a mountain, the Cat takes them to meet Sara of Serendip, an inventor who helps them understand that you can make new discoveries through your mistakes. Nick discovers that Sally can't hear him when he yells from his bedroom window if their bedroom windows are closed. The Cat takes them to the Soundy Sea and they learn that sound travels in waves.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Nov 22, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Nov 22, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Nov 22, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Nov 23, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Pulling Together/Fact and Friction (#303) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

The kids want to get a trunk up into the treehouse and go to the Machine-a-Ma-Zoo, where they're introduced to simple machines, and learn about the pulley. Sally loses her "slidiness" and when they go to the Frictionarium, they find out that there's a force called friction that can stop a person from sliding.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Nov 23, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Nov 23, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Nov 23, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Nov 24, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That! (#304) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

Nick and Sally are having a sleepover in the treehouse and Nick is startled by a shadow. The Cat explains that shadows aren't scary if you know what they are. He takes them to Silhouette Valley where they learn that shadows are made by blocking light and the position of the light can make shadows grow or shrink. Nick unintentionally loses Sally's bouncy ball. They go to Ballaballo and learn how different balls are made of different materials, which help them move in different ways.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Nov 26, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Nov 27, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Nov 30, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Nov 30, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Nov 30, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 1, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

The Search for String/Mirror Mirror (#305) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

Nick and Sally need a strong piece of string to pull their train, but it breaks, and they don't have anything stronger in their craft box. The Cat takes them away, but the Thinga-ma-jigger malfunctions and they have to make an unscheduled landing. It turns out they've shrunken and are inside the craft box, where they discover that they can create a stronger string by braiding several strands together. Nick and Sally are in the treehouse making funny faces at themselves in the mirror when they notice a bird flying back and forth into the tree branches. They discover that the bird is building a nest and they want to get a closer look but can't do it without disturbing the birds. The Cat takes them to a mirror world where they learn how reflections work and they concoct a kind of periscope that allows them to watch the bird without disturbing it.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Nov 27, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 27, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Nov 27, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Nov 28, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Opposites Attract/The Talents of Balance (#306) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

Nick gets some new train cars for his train set and wants to add them to his train, but the magnets won't connect. The Cat takes them to the Magnetic Fields where they learn how magnets work. Nick is trying to learn how to ride his bike so the Cat takes him and Sally to Balence Point, where he discovers the things to keep in mind when trying to maintain your balance.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Nov 28, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Nov 28, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Nov 28, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 1, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 1, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 2, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Who Can See The Wind?/Gravity Drop (#307) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

Sally wants to fly her kite but can't seem to work out the timing to get the wind right - after all, you can't see wind. The Cat takes them to Windnasium where they learn to "see" wind in all kinds of ways. When Nick's favorite flyer gets stuck in the tree, Nick wishes he could jump really high and retrieve it, but gravity holds him down. Cat takes them to Gravity Drop where they discover what happens when there's more or less gravity. And Nick figures out how to use gravity to get his plane back.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Nov 29, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Nov 30, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 2, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 2, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 3, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Nick's Cricket/Go with the Flow (#308) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

Nick wants to create a new home for the cricket in their backyard, but the cricket won't go in. The Cat takes them on a journey but has to make an emergency landing on Lagoona-Maroon, where they discover what they really need to consider when making a shelter. Nick and Sally are frustrated by a puddle that always forms at an inconvenient spot on the sidewalk. They go to a water park and learn that water always seeks the lowest level.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 3, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Dec 3, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 3, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 7, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me

Design Time/A Prize Surprise (#309) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

Sally thinks that the three sticks she has aren't enough to make anything. Cat takes them to a place where they can get more sticks. And along the way, they discover just how many things you can do with three sticks. When Nick drops the mailbag into his train set, his fingers are too big get it out. Cat shrinka-ma-doodles them so they're small enough to be in the train set. But when the Thinga-ma-jigger falls out of reach, they need the right sized tool to help them out.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Dec 4, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Clever Levers/Going, Going, Gong (#310) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

The kids need to move a big rock in their backyard so they can plant an apple tree. The Cat takes them to Machine-a-Ma-Zoo, where they learn how a lever can solve their problem. Sally is playing a song on an instrument made up of different things in the Treehouse but she can't find the right note for her song. In Gongolia, they find out that bigger things make lower sounds and smaller things make higher sounds.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Dec 5, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

You're It/The Holes Story (#311) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

Sally keeps getting found when they play Hide and Seek. Cat takes them to Tagaloo to meet a great seeker. They keep trying to catch up to the elusive Tagaloop, and along the way they find out that they can use more than their sense of sight to find things. Sally loses her special bead in the sandbox and they can't find it. Cat takes them to the Hole-Lot-of Funhouse, where they have to make their way across different floors without falling through. Along the way they discover how the size and shape of materials can be used to sort or filter different materials.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Dec 6, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 7, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Bump Bump Bump Around/Snow Difference (#312) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

When Nick's magic trick causes his toy car to disappear under the porch, the Cat takes them to Arcade Island to win a Grasper-ma-clasper. Instead, they find out the magic of bumping things around. The kids want to make a great snowman but the clothes they've chosen are frozen in the ice and snow. Cat takes them to Coldsnap Island, where they discover that when they warm up ice or snow it becomes water.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 7, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 7, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

The Smart Move/Simply Simple (#315) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

Nick and Sally's soccer game is obstructed by a large log that they can't lift out of the way. In Machine-a-ma-zoo they discover that there's a much easier way to move that log than by lifting it. Nick's new plane is flying well but is a little dull so the kids add buttons and glitter but then they don't understand why the plane isn't flying as well as it did. In Odds n' Endsville, they discover that there can be too much of a good thing, and sometimes keeping it simple is the best solution.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Dec 10, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 14, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 14, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Enough Is Enough/Back On Track (#316) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

Sally thinks that the three sticks she has aren't enough to make anything. Cat takes them to a place where they can get more sticks. And along the way, they discover just how many things you can do with three sticks. When Nick drops the mailbag into his train set, his fingers are too big get it out. Cat shrinka-ma-doodles them so they're small enough to be in the train set. But when the Thinga-ma-jigger falls out of reach, they need the right sized tool to help them out.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Dec 11, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Mind to Change/Curious Minds (#317) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

Sally is convinced that a tall thin glass of juice holds more than a short wide glass so Cat takes them to Point O'View where they learn that getting evidence can cause them to change their mind. Nick and Sally wonder if they can walk on a cloud, and the Cat takes them to Mount Knowmore. As they climb, they discover that materials have different properties that allow them to be solid or fluid. And when they get to the top, they have gathered enough evidence through experience of walking through the clouds to answer the original question.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Dec 12, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Dec 18, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 19, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Reindeer Games/Along Came A Spider (#121) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Reindeer Games - Sally and Nick can't find their sled. The Cat takes them to meet Magnus the reindeer who uses his antlers to find things in the snow.
* Along Came a Spider - Nick and Sally's soccer goal has a hole in it. The Cat takes them to see Mabel the spider who teaches how she spins webs and fixes holes.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 14, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 14, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 25, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Dec 25, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me

A Long Winter's Nap/The Tree Doctor (#117) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

A Long Winter's Nap - Sally and Nick are so excited to go ice skating tomorrow, that they can't fall asleep! Cat's friend Boris the bear can help! Off they go to the Gleep-sneep Woods to learn how Boris gets ready to take his long winter's nap. Back at home, Nick and Sally follow Boris' advice, and follow their own bedtime routine to get ready for bed. With the help of a bedtime story from Cat, they quickly fall asleep. The Tree Doctor - Sally's little maple sapling hasn't grown any bigger! To discover why, the Cat in the Hat takes the kids to meet Dr. Twiggles. With the help of the tree doctor and his songs, Nick and Sally discover how trees "eat"; - through their leaves and roots. They also learn that trees grow verrrry slowly. A few more years and their maple sapling will grow into a maple tree!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 19, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 19, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 20, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Dec 24, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me

Flight of the Penguin/Let's Go Fly A Kite (#111H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Flight of the Penguin - Sally and Nick are pretending to fly in their backyard. Oh wouldn't it be great if they really could? The Cat in the Hat brings them to meet his good friend Percy the penguin. After a fun race with a penguin and a bird, the kids learn that not all birds fly, but that doesn't mean they aren't fast!
* Let's Go Fly a Kite - Sally, Nick and the Cat are trying to fly a kite, but there's not enough wind. The Cat in the Hat takes them to Huff-Puff-Maguff where there's so much wind, they lose their kite! They chase the kite, using the wind to help them. When they finally reach it, the breeze helps to cool them down!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Dec 19, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me

All Sorts of Things/Bubble Trouble (#313) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: Spanish)

Nick and Sally can't agree on the "right" way to sort their toys. The Cat takes them to Toborrowland to help him return a bunch of things. As they confront different obstacles, they have to come up with different ways of sorting Cat's things, and they realize there are lots of ways to sort. T The kids are making bubbles and want to save one for Sally's mom. But they always pop. In Odds-n-Endsville they find out that landing bubbles on some surfaces helps the bubbles last longer.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 20, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Dec 20, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 20, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 21, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Seasons - Spring and Summer/Seasons - Fall and Winter (#140) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Seasons - Spring and Summer - For Show and Tell at school, Nick and Sally must bring something from their favourite season. But how can they choose which is their favourite? The Cat in the Hat takes them to the magical Garden of Seasons, where they can visit any season they like, any time they like! They meet three young animals and journey with them as they begin to grow up. Sally decides that she has two favourite seasons, and with the pictures taken from the Snaparama camera, she now has a scrapbook of pictures to show why! Seasons - Fall and Winter - It's Nick's turn to choose a favourite season. Back to the Garden of Seasons to visit Fall and Winter! In Fall, they meet up with their friends from Spring and Summer to have a going away party for Candy the goose who's about to fly south. In Winter, they have a great time playing with Sam the hare while all his other friends hibernate. Nick can't decide on just one season, so he makes a picture of all the fun they had in both seasons!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 21, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 26, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 26, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 27, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Hooray for Hair/Ice Is Nice (#138) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Hooray for Hair - Sally and Nick are getting their hair cut today; maybe they should try new hairstyles! A trip to meet three of Cat's friends (and some styling help from the Wig-o-lator) will help them decide! Should they have Yak hair? No, too hot! How about hair like a fur seal? Not quite, too short. A porcupine? No way! How will they ever get a hug from their moms with hair that spiky? They decide that the hair they have is what's perfect for them! Ice is Nice - Nick and Sally want some nice cold lemonade, but there's no more ice cubes in Sally's fridge! A trip to Freeze-your-knees Snowland will fix that! They meet Cat's friend Polly the polar bear who introduces Sally and Nick to all the different kinds of ice that make up her home. After trying many types of ice, they find the kind that will be perfect for their lemonade!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 25, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 25, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 26, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Teeny Weeny Adventure/I See Seeds (#122) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Teeny Weeny Adventure - Nick has spotted a tiny ladybug, but Sally has found an even smaller ant! And there's nothing smaller than an ant. Or is there? Cat takes Nick and Sally to meet a variety of single-celled creatures, the smallest anywhere! Nick and Sally soon learn that a drop of water holds a whole lot more than they ever realized! I See Seeds - Sally and Nick are going on an adventure, but how are they going to get there? Skateboard? Train? Rocketship? They just can't decide, until Cat suggests they see how trees send their seeds on trips. They follow different seeds as they travel through the air, float on the water and hitch rides on animals.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 27, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 27, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 28, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Bounce/Timmy Tippy Toe (#203H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Bounce - Nick and Sally are wondering why their ball is so bouncy. Fish tells them it's because it's made from rubber, and rubber comes from trees. Cat doesn't believe him so it's time to ask the expert, Dr. Twiggles! It turns out Fish is right! And Dr. Twiggles shows them all just how rubber is made, and all the wonderful things rubber can make
* Timmy Tippy Toe - Nick and Sally are playing on a climbing frame but just can't manage to get to the top. Cat tries to show them how it's done but he can't do it either! Time to go see Timmy Tippy Toe, the Klipspringer who is an expert climber! Timmy teaches them to use their hands and their feet, and now they can reach the top of their own "mountain"!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Dec 27, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me

Surprise Surprise/A Howling Good Time (#123) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Surprise Surprise - Try as they might, Nick and Sally just can't learn to do a somersault. Luckily Cat's friend Luis the Armadillo is the king of the roly polys! But when they find Luis, they learn that he only rolls when he gets surprised. They take turns trying to surprise him, and when they finally do, they're the ones surprised when they learn that not only can Luis roll, but he can even run underwater! Back at home, they follow Luis' advice and are now able to somersault! A Howling Good Time - Nick and Sally are pretending to be lost adventurers when Sally wonders what to do if you really do get lost. The Cat in the Hat knows a wolf pup who knows all about getting lost and found! In the Hooty Howly Woods Grayson shows them how wolves howl to communicate and to find each other. Now Sally and Nick know one thing to do if they get lost - howl for mom!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 28, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 28, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Meet The Beetles/Tongue Tied (#205H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Meet the Beetles - Nick and Sally must protect their cookie jar from cookie snatchers! But how? Well by meeting three of the Cat's beetle friends, that's how! Stan the Giant Stag beetle shows them how to look scary, while Cliff the Click beetle teaches them to make a noise them jump! And Bobbi the Bombardier beetle has a stinky surprise for those that try to sneak up on her. Now Nick and Sally can keep their cookies safe!
* Tongue Tied - Mmm, there's nothing better than a blueberry popsicle, even though it makes your tongue blue! Speaking of tongues, the Cat has some friends with marvelous tongues! The kids meet Treetop Tom and see how his tough tongue can pick food off of thorny branches. Then Snifty the boa snake shows them how she uses her tongue to smell.And by using Cat's "Not-So-Fast-Glasses", they can see Colin the chameleon's lightening fast tongue get him his food. Nick and Sally realize that their tongues are pretty useful too.. for asking for another popsicle!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 28, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me

Secret Super Digger/Pucker Up and Blow (#124) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Secret Super Digger - Sally is trying to grow a flower for her mom, but it just won't grow. Time to see Finola! At Finola's Farm, she introduces Cat, Sally and Nick to her secret super digger - Diggery the earthworm. Diggery shows them how plant roots need water air and compost, which Diggery helps to make. Sally's flower is sure to grow once she gets some of her own secret super diggers to help! Pucker Up and Blow - Nick and Sally are trying to whistle but they just can't seem to get it right! The Cat takes them to visit his friend, Rocky the Winter Wren, who is an expert whistler. Rocky, and his son Ricky, offer this advice: if you want to whistle, start with one note and practice.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me

No Night Today/Fun in the Sun (#204H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* No Night Today - Nick and Sally want to keep playing, but it's getting dark. Why does nighttime have to come? The Cat knows someone who can answer that question - Astronaut Audrey! With a trip to her International Space Station and a large model of the solar system, the kids learn that it's the earth's spinning near the sun that makes it night or day
* Fun in the Sun - Phew it's hot! Too hot to play outside. Not according to The Cat! His friend Hilda the Hippo knows all about having fun in the sun. A visit to Muddymoo River teaches them that hippos make their very own sunscreen to protect them from the hot sun.Now that they all have their sunscreen on, it's time for some fun in the sun!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Dec 31, 2018 -- 12:30pm Remind me
Become a KQED sponsor

TV Technical Issues

TV

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

KQED DTV Channels

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.

All HD programs

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

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.