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Arthur's TV-Free Week/Night Fright (#207) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The kids and their parents have pledged not to watch TV for one whole week. Can they last? Who will be the first to crack? In part two, big, brave Binky is afraid someone will discover his secret -- he can't sleep without a night light. When Arthur spends the night and discovers the truth, Binky has no choice but to resort to bribery.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 17, 2019 -- 5:00am

Arthur vs. the Piano/The Big Blow-Up (#208) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Arthur gets stage fright during a rehearsal. Will he be able to get through his recital without any mistakes? In the second story, can Francine and the Brain put aside their differences for the good of the soccer team? Probably not -- so Arthur and Buster decide to "write" some wrongs.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 17, 2019 -- 5:30am

The Perfect Game/D.W.'s Furry Freakout (#1210H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Perfect Game - Francine is excited for Mr. Ratburn's coolest assignment yet - he's asked them to design their very own model cities! From minarets to fancy lights, Francine's got plenty of good ideas. But as the deadline looms, she's so obsessed with making everything perfect, that she can't seem to get anything done at all. D.W.'s Furry Freak Out - D.W. finds a stray kitten and begs to keep it - after all, Arthur has his own dog! But the unbearably cute kitten soon turns out to be a lot more than D.W. can handle and wrecks havoc (and fur balls) all over her life. Maybe D.W. isn't quite ready for a pet after all?

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Jan 17, 2019 -- 6:30am
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jan 17, 2019 -- 5:30pm
  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 8, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Feb 8, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

D.W.'s Deer Friend/Buster Hits The Books (#211) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Reads go on a camping trip, and D.W. wants to bring a little bit of nature back home -- a rather large deer named Walter! In the second story, Buster has gotten through school without reading a book. But now he's got just one week to finish a whole book -- with chapters! -- and write about it.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 17, 2019 -- 7:30am
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 17, 2019 -- 9:00pm
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 18, 2019 -- 5:00am

Prunella Sees The Light/Return of the Snowball (#709) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Prunella Sees the Light - To make everything perfect for her sleepover with Marina, Prunella happily styles her room to resemble a "Henry Skreever" book. But then she panics - since Marina is blind, will decorations she can't even see offend her... or worse, make her trip? Or will Prunella discover that her worries about protecting Marina - and their friendship - are more about Prunella's own perceptions rather than Marina's actual capabilities? Return of the Snowball - For six months, two weeks and four days, D.W. has been trying to solve the mystery of her snowball's disappearance. So when it re-appears in the freezer, she's ecstatic!! But wait - if it was taken once, how can she stop it from being stolen again? Can D.W. keep the snowball safe from plotting thieves... or even from melting?

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 17, 2019 -- 9:30pm
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 18, 2019 -- 5:30am

The Blackout/Mei Lin Takes A Stand (#1208H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Blackout - It's the hottest day in Elwood City, when a total blackout leaves its residents without any electricity. Will Arthur and DW survive without AC and TV? Luckily, the Molina family steps in to teach the Reads a lesson on how to keep cool and have fun as a community even under the toughest of weather conditions! Mei Lin Takes a Stand - Binky's baby sister Mei-Lin isn't keen on learning to walk and would rather stick to crawling. But then Baby Kate and Pal's flea friends, brothers Sale and Pepe, return to Elwood City and share a tale of a little princess in the land of "Hanzan-Niis" who learns to walk in order to save her beloved court jester. Will Mei Lin be inspired to take a stand or continue to stumble?

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Jan 18, 2019 -- 6:30am
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jan 18, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 7, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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Arthur's Faraway Friend/Arthur and the Square Dance (#212) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Arthur gets some bad news -- Buster is leaving town to live with his Dad for a while. Is this the end of their friendship? In part two, does Francine have a crush on Arthur? That's what Binky thinks -- and soon even Arthur thinks it, too. Can Arthur manage to avoid Francine -- for the rest of his life?

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 18, 2019 -- 7:30am

Buster Baxter, Cat Saver/Play It Again, D.W. (#206) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Buster rescues a cat that got stuck in a tree. It's not every day that your best friend is lionized, canonized and just plain admired, and Arthur, for one, is sick of it. In part two, D.W. drives Arthur to distraction with her "Crazy Bus" CD, playing it 4,000 times a day! When the CD disappears, D.W. suspects Arthur has finally snapped.

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  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 19, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me

Arthur's Snow Biz/Bugged (#803) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Arthur's Snow Biz - Winter hits Elwood City and Arthur sees dollar signs! His snow shoveling business is booming - that is, until Buster decides to get in on the action. As the temperature drops, the competition heats up... and the boys battle to be the best on the block. Bugged - Sure, Brain can be a know-it-all and sometimes he really bugspeople. But when Brain wakes up one morning to discover that he's a cockroach, he can't believe it! Is this a dream ... or has he finally become a real pest?!

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  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 20, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Blizzard/The Rat Who Came to Dinner (#405) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

A big blizzard comes to Elwood City, taking out the electricity (and--gasp--television!) and sending residents scrambling for supermarket supplies. Can neighbors find ways to help each other survive through the storm? In the second story, the unthinkable is happening... Arthur's teacher is moving in! After his roof collapses, Mr. Ratburn stays with the Reads in order to teach and grade Arthur every second of the day! Or so Arthur fears!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 22, 2019 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 26, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me

D.W.'s Name Game/Finders Key-Pers (#219) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

What's in a name? A lot of hurt feelings, sometimes. At least that's what D.W. and Arthur discover when their efforts to insult each other get out of control. In part two, Arthur, Brain, and Binky find a key -- but a key to what? The city? A new sports car? And which of them will get to keep whatever fabulous thing they find? When they decide to split it 50-50-50 the trouble really begins.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 21, 2019 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 22, 2019 -- 5:30am Remind me

Binky's A Game/Brain and the Time Capsule (#2101H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

When Binky gets an "A" on a test, Muffy and Francine are convinced he cheated. Is it possible that Shelly "Binky" Barnes actually studied? Brain makes a time capsule and gets overwhelmed by people asking to have their special belongings included. Will he make room for his friends, or will he give them the boot?

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 22, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 22, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Sue Ellen's Lost Diary/Arthur's Knee (#214) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

As Sue Ellen's friends help her look for her lost diary, they start to wonder -- how come she won't let them read it? What's in this diary anyway? In part two, Arthur's hurt his knee but won't tell Mom because then she'd know he'd been playing down at the dump -- where he was not allowed to go.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 22, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 22, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 23, 2019 -- 5:00am Remind me

D.W., All Fired Up/I'd Rather Read It Myself (#302) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

What exactly is a fire drill anyway? When Ms. Morgan announces they'll be having one during preschool, D.W. wants no part of it--it sounds way too scary. Can she manage to stay home from school every day until the danger passes? In the second story, the Tibble Twins are better than D.W. at just about everything--they can yell louder, bounce higher, and even get dizzier. It would be great if D.W. could at least read before the Tibbles do! Can she spin a tale dazzling enough to convince them she can?

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 22, 2019 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 23, 2019 -- 5:30am Remind me

The Master Builders, Parts 1 & 2 (#2102H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Buster struggles to build a birdhouse that will save the community garden from pests, while Muffy and Francine design a cat toy that they think will really change the pet toy game.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Jan 23, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jan 23, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Arthur Goes Crosswire/Sue Ellen and the Brainasaurous (#303) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Since they rescued Wilbur Rabbit (the guy who plays Bionic Bunny on TV!), Arthur and Muffy have been inseparable. Arthur figures it's best that "Friends of Wilbur" stick together. But the rest of their friends are growing tired of the new Arthur. Can he be "de-Muffified?" In the second story, Brain's a great partner for a school assignment--unless you want to work on it, too! When he's paired up with Sue Ellen for a team project, she expects to be a team player. Can Brain tolerate anyone else messing with his perfect A?

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 23, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 23, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 24, 2019 -- 5:00am Remind me

Popular Girls/Buster's Growing Grudge (#308) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Sue Ellen and Fern take a popularity quiz they find in a magazine for teenagers. They change their personalities to become more likable, but why does it seem no one likes them anymore? In the second story, Buster's convinced that his great joke will be the difference between a successful oral report and failure. But when Binky steals his material, will Buster stay mad forever?

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 23, 2019 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 24, 2019 -- 5:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 27, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me

Francine and the Soccer Spy/Sue Ellen and the Last Page (#2103H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

When Ladonna befriends a new member of the Mighty Mountain soccer team, Francine becomes convinced she is leaking top secret team info. / The City Council has voted to close the Elwood City Library! Can Sue Ellen save the library before it's too late?

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Jan 24, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jan 24, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Arthur's Treasure Hunt/The Return of the King (#309) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

When Buster digs up an ancient arrowhead, everyone else wants to hunt for buried treasures, too. But how can Arthur become a famous discoverer of lost civilizations and stuff if his Mom won't let him dig up the back yard? In the second story, a field trip to the Medieval Fair pits Arthur's class against another led by Ratburn's super-tough mentor, Mr. Pryce-Jones. Arthur and the gang suffer defeat after humiliating defeat against the smarter, stronger competitors. Can Arthur save the day--and be crowned king?

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 24, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 24, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 25, 2019 -- 5:00am Remind me

Double Tibble Trouble/Arthur's Almost Live Not Real Music Festival (#311) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Double Tibble Trouble - Playing with the Tibble twins requires preparation, endurance and earplugs. But when one gets sick, playing with the other should be a lot easier - shouldn't it? Arthur's Almost Live Not Real Music Festival - Arthur and the gang create their own music videos. What they lack in high-tech video gear, they make up for in state-of-the-art imaginations!

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 24, 2019 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 25, 2019 -- 5:30am Remind me

Muffy Misses Out/Arthur Takes A Stand (#2104H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Muffy worries that her friends don't need her anymore when they plan a successful bake sale without her. Arthur thinks Mrs. MacGrady is being treated unfairly, so - with some guidance from special guest Congressman John Lewis - he decides the best way to take a stand is to take a seat.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Jan 25, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jan 25, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

D.W. Tale Spins/Prunella Gets It Twice (#406) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

What happens when you combine Greek mythology with D.W.'s imagination? When Grandma Thora shows D.W. how to be an author of great stories without even knowing how to write, D.W. tells a fantastic tale (with a little help from Homer) that impresses even Arthur. In the second story, getting two Polly Locket dolls almost ruins Prunella's birthday party. That, and Francine's bad mood--why, she wouldn't even sing the happy birthday song! Wait...is there a connection? The Ghost of Presents Past appears to Prunella and shows her a thing or two about friendship and gratitude.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 25, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me

Take A Hike, Molly/Slink's Special Talent (#2105H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

When the Tough Customers go on hike in the woods, Molly makes a few mistakes and has to apologize...but she refuses to! When Rattles takes over Slink's paper route, Slink is determined to prove himself and earn his job back.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 28, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jan 28, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The World Record/The Cave (#504) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

"The World Record"--Why is Buster walking backwards, and Muffy not talking? They're trying to set world records of course! Everyone tries to go it alone, but Arthur and the gang discover that working together more readily creates success, fun -- and the world's largest pizza! "The Cave"--Stalactites and stalagmites and bats, oh my! Arthur thinks his class trip to the Clark Caves will be really cool. But won't it be, um, dark in there?

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 28, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 28, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 29, 2019 -- 5:00am Remind me

The Lousy Week/You Are Arthur (#505) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

"The Lousy Week"--An army of lice has descended on the heads of Lakewood Elementary. Who or what is strong enough to defeat them? Principal Haney? Nurse Flynn? Mayonnaise? "You Are Arthur"--What if you could live in the Read house? What if you could run a race in Elwood City? What if you could be Arthur for a day? Kids can view Arthur's life through his very own eyes in this special episode.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 28, 2019 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 29, 2019 -- 5:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 2, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me

The Lost Dinosaur/The Princess Problem (#2106H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

It's pretty hard to lose a dinosaur...but Rapty is missing! Can Bud be brave without his imaginary friend? D.W. loves the Princess Platoon series until she realizes that it doesn't represent everyone. With the help of Arthur's friend, Lydia, D.W. discovers the true qualities of a princess.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 29, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 29, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Postcards from Buster, Parts I & II (#806) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Postcards from Buster, Part I - Buster's going to New York City to meet his dad Bo, and the Reads are coming with him! He's thrilled ... but won't his mom cry day and night, missing him? Luckily, Bitzi gives Buster a special present at the airport that will let him share his exciting trip with her -- a video camera! Postcards from Buster, Part II - In this special episode combining live-action and animation, the gang goes on a whirlwind tour of New York. As D.W. enjoys Central Park, a Broadway show, and daydreams of living in the glamorous Metropole Hotel, Bo leads Arthur and Buster on a journey through the neighborhoods of Chinatown, El Barrio, and .. . wait, they're lost! Will they find their way? Will Buster ever get to take a bite out of the Big Apple? One thing's for sure -- he'll capture the adventure on his new video camera!

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 29, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 29, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 30, 2019 -- 5:00am Remind me

Desk Wars/Desperately Seeking Stanley (#807) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Desk Wars - It's the hottest school day of the year, and tempers are even hotter. To keep the peace, Mr. Ratburn moves Brain and Arthur away from their usual desks ... and sets off a chain reaction resulting in the most explosive desk war in third grade history! Desperately Seeking Stanley - On his third birthday, Arthur's favoritepresent was Stanley, his teddy bear. Stanley protected Arthur when he was afraid of the dark ... and even when his new baby sister D.W. arrived. But Arthur is 8-years old now -- he doesn't need his furry friend anymore ... right?

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 29, 2019 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 30, 2019 -- 5:30am Remind me

Invasion of the Soccer Fans/Pal and the Big Itch (#2107H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Kate appears to be hypnotized by the soccer game on the television! Can Pal, Amigo, and Killer snap her out of her TV trance? When Pal has to wear a cone, he takes advantage of his friends' special treatment...and the decision comes back to bite him.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Jan 30, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jan 30, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Flea to Be You and Me/Kiss and Tell (#809) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Flea to Be You and Me - Pal is itching like crazy and the culprit is Pepe, an Italian circus flea. To save himself from being "squeeshed," Pepe enthralls Kate, Pal, and Amigo with the story of his heartbreaking separation from brother Sale -- followed by an incredible journey across four continents! Kiss and Tell - Emily returns from her summer in Paris with the amazing news that she's been kissed .... by a boy! Just like in a fairy tale! Now D.W. wants a kiss so that she can be a princess, too. But where can she find her Prince Charming?

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 30, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 30, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 31, 2019 -- 5:00am Remind me

Cast Away/The Great Sock Mystery (#701) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Cast Away - Arthur is thrilled when Dad invites him to go fly fishing for the weekend. Finally - an escape from D.W.! But when a change in plans forces them to include her, Arthur's had enough. Does D.W. always have to get her own way? The Great Sock Mystery - Ever wonder where all those missing socks go? One minute they're in the laundry basket, and the next - poof! - they've vanished! Find out once and for all when Baby Kate and Pal - and some of their furry friends - team up to solve the great sock mystery.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 30, 2019 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 31, 2019 -- 5:30am Remind me

Arthur and the Big Riddle/Double Dare (#501H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

"Arthur and the Big Riddle" Alex Trebek lends his voice as Alex Lebek -- host of the cool new game show, RiddleQuest -- in this episode that poses the age-old riddle "is winning really everything?" "Double Dare" What if your friends dared you to skip homework -- and then double dared you to skip school?! Find out what happens when Arthur's wish to play hooky becomes a group pact and the plan goes not quite as expected.

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Jan 31, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jan 31, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Francine's Split Decision/Muffy Goes Metropolitan (#702) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Francine's Split Decision - Lakewood Elementary is sure to win the big bowling tournament on Saturday, with Francine leading the team. So what if Francine's cousin is having his Bar Mitzvah at exactly that same time? The amazing Francine can be in both places - or at least seem to be- and no one will be the wiser. Or so she thinks... Muffy Goes Metropolitan - Muffy happily accepts Sue Ellen's invitationto spend the weekend in the bustling metropolis, Crown City. At last! Her big chance to revel in an unending parade of glamorous fashions, high culture, and fine cuisine! But can Muffy accept city realities that are quite different... yet perhaps more interesting... than her fantasies?

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 31, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 31, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 1, 2019 -- 5:00am Remind me

To Tibble The Truth/Waiting to Go (#704) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

To Tibble the Truth - When the Tibble Twins' constant lying lands them in constant trouble, they promise to tell only the truth. But is telling every truth any better? Tommy and Timmy try to be honest Tibbles before they lose all their friends - and each other. Waiting to Go - Binky and Brain collide on the soccer field, breaking Brain's new watch and nearly breaking their friendship. Could things get any worse? Well, yes - the other kids' rides have come and gone, leaving Binky and Brain behind. Will they spend the next 50 years sitting in the parking lot, waiting to go?

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 31, 2019 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 1, 2019 -- 5:30am Remind me

Kids Are from Earth, Parents Are from Pluto/Nerves of Steal (#502H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

"Kids Are From Earth, Parents Are From Pluto"--Francine's dad falling asleep in class? Arthur's dad telling food jokes in the cafeteria? Is it a bad dream? No, it's Lakewood Elementary Parents Open House! How will the kids survive a whole evening of their parents' embarrassing antics? "Nerves of Steal"--Buster can't cope with being the only kid in Elwood City who doesn't have a Cybertoy, so he decides to take matters in his own hands by borrowing one from the store. But Buster gets caught -- by his guilty conscience.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 1, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Feb 1, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Elwood City Turns 100! (Parts I & II) (#705) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Arthur's class is chosen to stage a musical tribute for its city's centennial celebration. But soon the rehearsals become a drama of missed cues, inflated egos, and alien invasions. And that's behind the curtain! In front, seated in the audience, viewers will glimpse returning animated guest stars-including Art Garfunkel, Fred Rogers, and Michelle Kwan-all invited by Muffy to the show. And if that weren't enough, CNN's Larry King gets into the action by becoming the first live action guest star to appear with the animated ARTHUR cast, as he interviews them during the show's intermission.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 1, 2019 -- 7:30am Remind me

Is That Kosher/Never Never Never (#1201H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Is that Kosher? - Joan Rivers lends her voice as Francine's sharp-tongued grandma, Bubba, in this episode about family traditions and communal celebration. Francine's convinced that she can fast on Yom Kippur just like her older sister. But then Arthur wins a free pizza party for all his friends for that very same day! Will Francine be able to resist? With Bubba's help, Francine learns that there's more to the special holiday than making it through a fast. Never, Never, Never - Since Grandma Thora gives D.W. so many gifts, it must mean she really loves her, right? When D.W's extra toys fall into the hands of the destructive Tibble twins, she worries that no one loves her anymore - until Arthur comes to the rescue and proves that giving gifts isn't the only way of showing you care.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 4, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 4, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

For The Birds/Ungifted (#1204H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

For the Birds - Brain dreams of being the first to spot a rare bird species called the green-tailed grebe. When Mr. Ratburn starts a bird-watching club at school, Brain is panicked! What if someone finds the grebe first and ruins his chances at fame and fortune? Or, can Brain learn that nature is a gift meant for everyone to share? Ungifted - Buster's always asking Arthur for favors. One day he worries at the thought of having to repay them all at once, so Buster goes on a favor-repaying frenzy, helping everyone whom Arthur owes a favor to in hopes of getting himself out of this "favor debt." But is Buster forgetting the real meaning of friendship? Educational Objective: Buster learns a lesson about debt, and that true friendship means doing favors without expecting anything in return.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 5, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Feb 5, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Cherry Tree/Matchmaker Matchbreaker (#1206H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Cherry Tree - Muffy will do anything to have a gigantic Dream Bouncy Castle at her party, or so she thinks. When her favorite cherry tree is cut down to make room for the castle in her yard, she starts to have regrets. Then to make matters worse, she learns that cutting down trees hurts the environment, too. What can Muffy do to fix the damage she's done? Matchmaker Matchbreaker - Francine and Muffy scheme to set up their older siblings Chip and Catherine. If the two got married that would make the girls sisters! But plans go awry, and Francine and Muffy decide that merging families may not be for the best.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 6, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Feb 6, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

D.W. On Ice/Spoiled Rotten! (#1109H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

D.W. on Ice - D.W. tells her friends that she's a fantastic skater. The truth is, she can barely stand on ice! And with Emily's skating party coming up, how will D.W. face everyone and tell them the truth? Spoiled Rotten - Accused of being spoiled by her friends, Muffy sets about to prove them wrong by being the most charitable person around. But Francine is unimpressed by Muffy's token efforts - that is, until a used clothing store helps Muffy discover her true talents, and the true meaning of charity.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 11, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 11, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Muffy's Art Attack/Tales from the Crib (#808H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Muffy's Art Attack - Arthur Ganson, real-life kinetic sculptor, guest stars in this episode about art appreciation. When Muffy sees Ganson' s machines, she brags that she can make even better ones ... until the artist himself shows her that art is beautiful when created out of self-expression, not competition. Tales from the Crib - Vicita is upset at having to trade in her cherished crib for a big-girl bed, so D.W. shares her story of that same rite of passage. D.W. was also reluctant to make the transition to a bed without bars, but then discovered the joys -- and responsibilities -- of her new-found freedom.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 12, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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Vomitrocious!/Sue Ellen Chickens Out (#805H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Vomitrocious! - It's just a regular day until Francine starts to feel queasy ... and then throws up in the cafeteria!! Now Francine is afraid to go back to school. Won't the kids all laugh and call her - ugh! - "Barfine"? Sue Ellen Chickens Out - Sue Ellen learns that a fast-food chain is taking over the beloved Sugarbowl, so she rallies the gang to stage a protest. But when the kids confess that they actually like the food at Chickin Lickin, Sue Ellen worries - will she have to fight the mighty empire of Beaurigaard Poulet all by herself?

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 13, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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Grandma Thora Appreciation Day/Fern's Slumber Party (#216H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

"--When Muffy tries to bribe the judges at the school science fair, Francine and the Brain plot revenge. But Muffy turns the tables, and the joke, on them. In part two, D.W., a newly-deputized Junior Safety Officer, has a reputation for being a strict enforcer of the rules -- in other words, a tattle tale. How far will she go to make sure everyone is safe and sound?

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 14, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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Prunella's Special Edition/The Secret Life of Dogs & Babies (#603H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The latest book about everyone's favorite boy wizard-Henry Skreever, of course-is finally in stores! Every kid in town is lining up to get it except Prunella, who's ordered a monogrammed, limited edition, coming all the way from England. She's in for a surprise, though, when they mix up her order and send a Braille version instead. Ever wonder what Baby Kate and Pal are thinking? Join an adventure into their secret world, where Arthur and D.W. watch impossibly immature TV showsand silly grown-ups are often in need of rescue!

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 15, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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Muffy's Soccer Shocker/Brother, Can You Spare A Clarinet? (#604H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Muffy's proud that her dad is the new soccer coach until he exhausts the team with demanding drills like the piston, the muffler, and the-gulp!-shock absorber. Even if Muffy survives playing goalie in the big game against Mighty Mountain, will the team survive her dad? The try-outs for the Young Person's Orchestra are coming to Lakewood Elementary and everyone agrees that Binky is a shoe-in, since he's the best musician in school. So why is Binky suddenly refusing to play in band practice? Has Binky turned against the clarinet or against music itself?

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 18, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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Fern's Flights of Fancy/Cereal (#2002H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Will Fern give up her dreams of being a writer just because of one silly rejection? This is one case George might have to solve alone. Buster tells the story of a missing cereal box on his all-new podcast. Will he be able to find the thief - and in the process - the truth?

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 19, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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He Said, He Said/Bunny Trouble (#2003H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

A special episode of Bionic Bunny is interrupted, and Arthur, Buster, and George try to remember what comes next. But Carl is the only one who can straighten out the story. D.W. is excited to be taking care of the class bunny, Larry. But when Larry is feeling adventurous and wanders off, it's up to Ladonna the "Bunny Whisperer" to help get him back.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 20, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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That's My Grandma/Bud's Knotty Problem (#2004H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

D.W. gets jealous when Grandma Thora becomes the most popular babysitter in town. When Bud falls in love with a snazzy new pair of boots, he might face his toughest adventure yet - learning to tie his shoes.

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 21, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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Lend Me Your Ear/The Butler Did It (#2005H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Arthur, Buster, and Brain are worried when Mr. Ratburn isn't acting like himself. He's always pleased to see them...so what has made him change his tune? When Mr. Crosswire gets a robot butler for Father's Day, Muffy fears Bailey may be replaced.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 22, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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Prunella's Tent of Portent/Mutiny on the Pitch (#2006H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

At the Elwood City Picnic, Prunella pretends she can see the future at her fortune telling booth. But her best friend, Marina, doubts her mystical powers. The Lakewood Elementary soccer team has had enough of Francine's bossy behavior. To show the team how much they need her, Francine gives up her post to the most unlikely teammate...Buster!

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 25, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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The Hallway Minotaur/Ladonna's Like List (#2007H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Attention Lakewood Elementary! There's a new sheriff-er, hallway monitor-in town, and his name is George Lundgren. Ladonna Compson is friendly, funny, and full of personality. Everyone likes her! At least, that's what she thought...

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 26, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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Three's A Crowd/A Is for Angry (#907H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Three's a Crowd - Prunella's favorite time of day is early morning, when she and her Mom do yoga. So when her best friend Marina joins them, will Prunella feel that more is merrier... or that three's a crowd? Can Prunella learn to share her Mom - or will she have to give up yoga forever!? A is for Angry- When Arthur decides to take-on Brain at an all school checkers competition, everyone rallies behind the underdog. That is until Arthur rejects all the fan support with a big "yowl." Will Arthur get his fan support back.and does he even want it back?

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 27, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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D.W. Beats All/Buster The Myth Maker (#909H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

D.W. Beats All - After the Tibbles get a set of drums to play at the music festival, D.W. is determined to get an even bigger and louder one. But when Mom tells her she can't get everything she wants (gasp!) D.W. realizes that she can march to a different beat. Buster the Myth Maker - Buster is always telling the most incredible stories - like the one about the rat in the soda bottle, or grasshopper eyes in Crinkle-Chaw gum! Now he claims there is a tiger in the state forest, which of course explains all those missing dogs. (Huh?) Can Arthur help Buster separate fact from fiction in order to solve this mystery?

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 28, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
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