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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Versatile Packables (#1204H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Make your travel clothes and accessories do double duty. Embroidery expert Eileen Roche makes a fashionable laptop bag. Sewing educator Joanne Banko adds a fashion statement to a simple knit dress with embroidery and accessories. Serger expert Angela Wolf has a tip for serging a rolled hem.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Apr 30, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

At The Beach (#1205H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

It's time to hit the beach. Sewing educator and writer Rebecca Kemp Brent makes a handy tote bag from a towel. Sewing blogger Caroline Critchfield sews a fish-shaped drawstring beach or laundry bag. Sewing enthusiast Joanne Banko sews in circles to create a ruffled beach cover-up.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 7, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Get Comfortable (#1206H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

When you arrive at your destination, relax and get comfortable. Author and sewing instructor Donna Babylon gets organized with a double-zipped lingerie bag. Sew sews a comfy travel pillow, too. Fashion designer Angela Wolf sews an easy-to-make cover up and shares a tip for serging on lace.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 14, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Dress for the Weather - Layering (#1207H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Be prepared for all kinds of weather. Joanne Banko, blogger and sewing educator, redesigns a simple pashmina to create a fashionable jacket. Couture designer Angela Wolf makes a lightweight fleece jacket that packs easily, then she shows how to serge a narrow rolled hem on a scarf.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 21, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Keep Your Valuables Safe (#1208H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

When you travel, protect your valuables. Sewing expert Rebecca Kemp Brent makes a designer pouch that holds an electronic tablet and much more. On-line sewing instructor Joanne Banko creates expanding cargo pockets for jackets, pants and totes. Designer Angela Wolf makes blind hems on a serger.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 28, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV – Transmitter Status
    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

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.