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The A Team/Emily Swallows A Horse (#908) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The "A" Team - Francine and Brain are the best players on the soccer team and, well, sometimes they wish their teammates could take the game a bit more seriously. So when they make the Elwood City All- Stars Traveling Team, they're as happy as they could be. Ore are they? Is winning really everything - or is there something about playing with friends that can't be beat. Emily Swallows a Horse - Emily really wants the sparkly ball D.W. justfound, so she tells a little white lie about how Marie-Helene actually gave it to her. No harm done, right? But then Emily has to tell even bigger lies to cover her story! Will she be like that old woman in the fairy tale, who had to swallow the horse to eat her lie... er, fly?

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 15, 2017 -- 5:00am
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D.W. Beats All/Buster The Myth Maker (#909) Duration: 28:55 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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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 15, 2017 -- 5:30am

Binky Goes Nuts/Breezy Listening Blues (#910) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Binky Goes Nuts - When Binky discovers that he's allergic to peanuts, he has so many questions: Will he be forced to live without Chinese food? Will he ever again be able to eat with his friends? And most importantly, will his Mom ever calm down? Binky learns that the best way not to go nuts is to be well informed, and to understand his allergy. Breezy Listening Blues - Much to his horror, Brain gets a "B-" on a test. That's only one grade above a C! What caused this disaster? Could it be the new "Breezy Listening" background music playing at the Ice Cream Shop? Brain is determined to get to the bottom of this before he loses what's left of his IQ.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 15, 2017 -- 8:00am

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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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 15, 2017 -- 8:30am
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Prunella Sees The Light/Return of the Snowball (#709) Duration: 28:46 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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Sue Ellen Gets Her Goose Cooked/Best of the Nest (#601) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Sue Ellen Gets Her Goose Cooked - Sue Ellen is the champion of the popular Internet game, Virtualgoose. com. She becomes so obsessed, however, that she starts imagining her friends as geese to be conquered! Can Sue Ellen give up Virtualgoose before she finally quacks...er, cracks?
* Best of the Nest - Now that the gang has beaten Virtualgoose, they move onto Best of the Nest, where five geese fight to survive in the virtual woods. As the competition escalates, Brain becomes inspired to initiate a camping trip in the real woods. Will any of his friends be willing to forgo their computers for a real, live adventure?

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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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  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 16, 2017 -- 8:00am
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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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  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 16, 2017 -- 8:30am
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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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  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Is That Kosher/Never Never Never (#1201) 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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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 18, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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D.W.'s Stray Netkitin/Bats in the Belfry (#1203) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* D.W.'S Stray Netkitin - D.W. is panicked when a "Scary Clown" virus ruins the Read family computer. Who will take care of her virtual Netkitin pet? "Tickly" needs her hair brushed just so and will only eat Net Nibbles! So D.W. turns to Arthur and Emily for help - but is she really ready to give up control?
* Bats in the Belfry - Arthur and D.W. are thrilled when Grandma Thora lets them turn her attic into a clubhouse. They each have their own fantasy vision of what it should look like... but their argument is interrupted by the appearance of a very real bat! Will the bat threaten their new play space? Or can they appreciate meeting this unfamiliar creature?

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 18, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Arthur Plays The Blues/Buster's Sweet Success (#602) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Arthur Plays the Blues - Although Arthur's beloved piano teacher is retiring, she assures him that the new teacher is outstanding and famous, too! Then Arthur meets Dr. Fugue-who's as strict as he is odd-and begins to doubt his own abilities. Will Arthur be fired from playing the piano?
* Buster's Sweet Success - When Buster signsup to sell candy for the band, he figures it's easy money-who doesn't love chocolate? Buster soon wishes that somebody loved it more than h e does, because he eats it all himself. Will the band be doomed to wear tattered uniforms and play old instruments forever?

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Prunella's Special Edition/The Secret Life of Dogs & Babies (#603) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Prunella's Special Edition - 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.
* The Secret Life of Dogs - 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 shows and silly grown-ups are often in need of rescue!

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 18, 2017 -- 6:00pm Remind me

For The Birds/Ungifted (#1204) 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? < br>* 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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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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The Chronicles of Buster/On This Spot (#1205) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* The Chronicles of Buster - Buster is obsessed with the extended DVD version of the epic film "The Chronicles of Ahmayzzia," with 1001 hours of behind-the-scenes footage! In fact, he's so engrossed that he neglects his training for a class rock-climbing trip. After jeopardizing his relationship with best friend and climbing partner, Arthur, Buster finally learns that special effects can't take the place of hard work when conquering real mountains.
* On this Spot - Arthur is thrilled to learn that Sitting Bull once passed through Elwood City! He rallies the residents to mark the spot of the legend's visit with a monument - but is dismayed when his friends care more about celebrity sightings than local history. Can Arthur get them to see the specialness of their city's spots?

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Citizen Frensky/D.W.'s Backpack Mishap (#606) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Citizen Frensky - After visiting The Elwood City Times, Francine decides to start her own paper-The Frensky Star! The tabloid, complete with embarrassing photos and sensationalized headlines, is a smashing success... until all her friends stop speaking to her.
* D.W.'s Backpack Mishap - Somebody stole D.W.'s backpack!! Who is this fluffy unicorn thief... this Mary Moo Cow-napper? In the backpack left behind, D.W. finds clues in an assortment of exotic objects. Could the backpack thief be even more sinister than she imagined-or just well traveled?

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The Boy with His Head in the Clouds/More! (#607) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* The Boy with His Head in the Clouds - All the kids know that George is smart-so why does he sometimes have trouble reading and writing? With a little help from others with dyslexia like Principal Haney... and Leonardo Di Vinci!... George and the gang discover that learning happens in all different ways.
* More! - D.W. is thrilled to be getting an allowance. At last, she'll be rich and powerful! When she learns that Emily and the Tibbles have been already getting theirs for... well... years, D.W. is devastated. How can she remain friends with them if they have more money than she does?

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 6:00pm Remind me

The Cherry Tree/Matchmaker Matchbreaker (#1206) 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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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 20, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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War of the Worms/I Owe You One (#1207) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* War of the Worms - Brain is always taking the fun out of Fern's storytelling by correcting her facts. She decides to teach him a lesson by spinning a tall tale that he can't help but believe. But things gets out of hand, when Fern convinces Brain that there really are giant worms attacking Elwood City!
* Owe You One - 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?

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 20, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Rhyme for Your Life/for Whom The Bell Tolls (#608) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Rhyme For Your Life - While struggling to write a poem for his mom, Binky falls asleep and gets trapped in Verseberg... where it's a crime not to rhyme! After tangling with the big purple orange and meeting poet William Carlos Williams, Binky finally escapes this curse-but will he be able to stop speaking in verse??
* For Whom the Bell Tolls - D.W. lost her voice! For Arthur it's a dream come true...until Mom asks Arthur to take care of D.W., and he finds himself at the mercy of a bad mime with a cowbell. Will Arthur spend the rest of his life at D.W.'s beck and call, endlessly fetching ginger ale and playing Crazy-eights?

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 20, 2017 -- 5:30pm Remind me

What's Cooking?/Buster's Special Delivery (#1010) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* What's Cooking?: Celebrity chef Ming Tsai is coming to judge Lakewood Elementary's first ever cooking contest! Arthur thinks he has a shot at winning - if only he can get his dad to stop telling him what to do. In the end, Arthur experiences the joy of cooking firsthand - and he discovers that sometimes culinary mistakes create the best dishes.
* Buster's Special Delivery: Buster volunteers to deliver the school mail and finds out that his new job is actually hard work! When misplaced letters lead to canceled field trips and stewed prunes with lunch, Buster is left holding the bag. Will Buster be able to dig out of the pile of mail - and mess - he's created? Or will he crack under the pressure?

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 20, 2017 -- 6:00pm Remind me

The Blackout/Mei Lin Takes A Stand (#1208) Duration: 28:55 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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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Home Sweet Home/Do You Believe In Magic (#1209) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Home Sweet Home - Buster heads off to summer camp reluctantly, worried that he won't know anyone. But equipped with a few stories of summer camp battles and triumphs from his older and wiser friend Fritz (who runs the community garden), Buster realizes it's easy to make new friends after all.
* Do You Believe in Magic? - Arthur feels jealous when Buster's magic tricks outshine his own. When Buster is hired as the magician for DW's birthday party, Arthur is tempted to show the kids that Buster's tricks aren't so magical after all. Or, will Arthur step in and help his friend after all?

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Happy Anniversary, Parts I & II (#1001) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Arthur's parents have been married for 10 years and it's time to celebrate! But the festivities are cut short when the van breaks down, stranding the whole family. Will the Reads miss their fancy dinner reservation? And what about Arthur's special "Bionic Bunny" sleepover with Buster?! Just when things couldn't get any worse, Arthur and D.W. end up locked in a diner storeroom - but when they hear the inspiring radio tale of Crooning Cowboy Kid Carter and his little sister sidekick, Arthur realizes that the best celebration of all is just being with his family.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Squirrels/Fern & Persimmony Glitchet (#1002) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* The Squirrels: After watching the classic horror movie, "The Squirrels", Arthur and his friends are scared to step out into the playground - and just about everywhere else! Are squirrels suddenly trying to take over the world? Will Arthur ever be able to go outside again? Or, will he and the gang find a way to make friends with their furry neighbors?
* Fern & Persimmony Glitchet: Fern's story about perfect Felicity Bonchance is thought perfectly boring by her friends,so Fern seeks advice from Persimmony Glitchet, the mysterious and elusive author of the book series, Horrendously Horrible Happenings. With Mr. Glitchet's help, Fern learns that creativity, imagination, and hard work - not sugar and spice - are the real ingredients for a good tale.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 6:00pm Remind me

The Perfect Game/D.W.'s Furry Freakout (#1210) 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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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Silent Treatment/Kung Fool (#1302) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Silent Treatment - When quiet, shy George wonders if any of his friends really notice him, he has a great idea. He's not going to speak to anyone until they notice! Well when they do in fact notice he's been feeling sad, they decide to throw him a surprise party to make him feel special. But it backfires, when they need to avoid him to plan the party!
* Kung Fool - Fern volunteers to help an elderly neighbor, Tony Wu, with his household chores, and then discovers his past life as a Kung Fu celebrity. Suddenly she imagines herself as his student - and soon, she will be a Kung Fu master herself! But will Fern be disappointed to learn that dish cleaning and laundry folding are not really part of some special martial arts training? Or can she learn a valuable lesson in acceptance and friendship?

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Desert Island Dish/The Secret About Secrets (#1003) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Desert Island Dish: When Mr. Ratburn challenges the class to find the perfect food for surviving on a desert island, everyone picks potato chips or ice cream! But Arthur and the gang soon discover that they cannot survive - or pass their assignment - on junk food alone. By working together the kids learn about the importance of a balanced diet to overall health.
* The Secret About Secrets: Everyone seems to have a secret - everyone that is, except D.W.! But when D.W. is finally told one, she quickly learns that getting a secret is easy, but keeping one - and avoiding hurt feelings - is a lot harder than she thought.

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Feeling Flush/Family Fortune (#1004) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Feeling Flush: When Elwood City experiences a drought, Francine bets Arthur that her family can use less water than his. But Francine is shocked to learn that, despite her conservation efforts, her water meter levels are twice as high as Arthur's! What's going on at the Frensky household? Will Francine find out who's behind the flushing frenzy?
* Family Fortune: The TV show, Treasure Caravan, is coming to Elwood City! Arthur and D.W. are convinced that in Grandma Thora's attic they'll find treasures that will make them famous on TV - and rich beyond their wildest dreams. But what they really discover is that family history and cultural traditions are far more precious.

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Arthur's Numbers Nightmare/Brain Gets Hooked (#1303) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Arthur's Numbers Nightmare - When Arthur and friends discover what looks like a list of their class rankings in Principal Haney's office, they are all taken for a surprise. If Arthur's really Number Two, then he must be really smart! And is there anything Francine can do to move up rank? For Buster, Number Eleven is his new lucky number... for everything. Soon the numbers come to mean much more than they should to all the kids on the list.
* Brain Gets Hooked - Brain gets hooked on the latest tween reality show "Junior Island." When he starts to ignore his friends and his schoolwork, he knows he's got a problem. But what can he do to break the addiction?

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Macfrensky/The Good The Bad and the Binky (#1304) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* MacFrensky - When Francine and Brain are locked in a stiff competition to win student of the month, Muffy talks Francine into "borrowing" Buster's toy and letting Brain take the blame for it. As the lies grow and the prize gets closer, however, Francine's guilt increases. Can she come clean and wash her hands of this dastardly deed?
* The Good, the Bad and the Binky - As Emily's new babysitter, Binky introduces his charge to the world of pro-wrestling and teaches her some fierce moves. But when Emily starts ruffling the feathers of other pre-schoolers on the playground, Binky worries he hasn't been the best role model. Can Binky restore Emily to her former, tea-party loving self?

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me
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No Acting Please/Prunella Deegan and the Disappointing Ending (#1305) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* No Acting Please - Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman guest-stars as director Will Toffman in this episode about theater and the arts. When Fern lands a role in the Elwood City community production of "It Began With a Whistle," she fears she's not talented enough to be a star actress. But Will Toffman teaches Fern how to have fun, be herself and truly shine.
* Prunella Deegan and the Disappointing Ending - Finally, the final volume of the Henry Screever series, The Knights of the Bouillabiasse, is out. Prunella and Marina compete to see who can finish the book the fastest. But the two friends learn that speed-reading doesn't always pay off.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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George and the Missing Puzzle Piece/D.W. Swims With the Fishes (#1306) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* George and the Missing Puzzle Piece - George is excited about spending time with his new friend, Carl, who seems to know all kind of cool facts about trains and about... well lots of things! Then George learns that Carl has Asperger's Syndrome - a form of autism that makes Carl see the world differently than most people. Can George and Carl remain good friends - and perhaps even learn from each other?
* DW Swims with the Fishes - D.W. and James enter the pre-school swim meet and recruit their big siblings to coach them. All goes swimmingly until Arthur and Molly start taking their jobs a little too seriously. Who's this race about, anyway?

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Unfinished/D.W., Bossy Boots (#1007) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Unfinished: Arthur is completely riveted by a book and can't wait to see how it ends. But - oh no! The last few pages are missing! Now what? Will Arthur ever find out what happens to Dr. Gustavius Boles and Caleb Trimingham on their round-the-world balloon adventure? Or will Arthur have to make up his own ending?
* D.W., Bossy Boots: For D.W., there's nothing better than getting her own way - that is, until all her friends stop playing with her. Will D.W. be forever shunned at the playground - or will she figure out how to be a little nicer to her friends?

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Do You Speak George?/World Girls (#1009) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Do You Speak George?: Everyone at school is suddenly speaking their own made-up language. Whether it's the girls' secret code "Oola" or the boys' lingo "Arster-Buther" George can't make sense of what anyone is saying. Is creating his own language the answer? Or can he convince the kids to put their differences aside and start communicating again?
* World Girls: It's the grand opening of World Girl World, which sells dolls from every country - and every girl in Elwood City is thrilled! But the trip there is less than ideal - Francine doesn't want to buy anything, Muffy wants to buy everything, and Sue Ellen is crushed to learn that her favorite doll was discontinued. But maybe with some creativity, the friends can work together and find a fun solution to their respective dilemmas.

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Portrait of the Artist as a Young Tibble/The Secret Guardians (#1307) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Portrait of Artist As Young Tibble - The Tibble Twins set out on new business venture - selling their pre-school art masterpieces to earn enough money to buy the coveted Krummy Kreepy Kastle. As their business takes off, so does their own appreciation for their art. Is the Krummy Kreepy Kastle really worth giving up their masterpieces? < br>* The Secret Guardians - When Arthur, Binky and Sue Ellen stumble upon a beautiful and private woodland oasis right by their homes, they vow to tell no one and keep it as their secret spot. Before long, however, they start to find evidence of human habitation.Have they discovered an ancient civilization? Or has someone known about this special secret place all along?

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Fernlets By Fern/Prunella and the Haunted Locker (#1308) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Fernlets by Fern - As part of her latest business venture, Muffy talks Fern into writing poems for a new line of greeting cards which becomes the hit of Elwood City. But booming business causes Fern to burn out. Can Fern and Muffy find a way to make writing fun again? * Prunella and the Haunted Locker - Prunella is assigned a new school locker, which is rumored to be haunted! She refuses to believe it... until mysterious and unexplained things start to happen. Will Prunella have seven years of bad luck (and bad grades) or can she get to the bottom of this mystery?

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Paradise Lost/The Pride of Lakewood (#1309) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Paradise Lost - Baby Kate is growing up! She's started saying her first words. But strangely enough, the more words she learns, the less she seems to understand their dog, Pal. The two head off to the Children's Zoo in search of the Dolly Llama for an explanation, and to see if they can reverse the process. Along the way, they learn that growing up is inevitable and maybe it isn't so bad.
* The Pride of Lakewood - To boost school pride, Arthur and his classmates form the Lakewood Pride Committee, which immediately and fervently adds members, distributes buttons and creates special chants. But Brain and Sue Ellen, feeling pressured, decide they don't want to join - and are accused of not loving their school. Can they prove that they're proud of Lakewood Elementary even if they're not part of this new group?

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Looking for Bonnie/The Secret Origin of Supernova (#1310) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Looking for Bonnie - Famous rock musician Dean Lomax visits Elwood City and calls on George's dad to fix his equally famous guitar, named Bonnie. Legend says that Bonnie is magical, and Buster and George are convinced that just one strum will give them special powers. And during one late night sleepover, they sneak into Dad's workshop to find out if it's true... The Secret Origin of Supernova - Arthur is dismayed when he learns an energy drink endorsed by his favorite comic book character is full of sugar - it doesn't give you any special energy or magic powers at all! Will Arthur be able to find any superheroes who aren't out to make money - or can he create his own?

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Buster's Second Chance/Arthur and the Whole Truth (#2001H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

With the help of a little time travel, Buster turns back the clock to see what his life would be like if he were a genius. But will a life winning science competitions mean a life without Arthur? Arthur isn't happy when he discovers that Buster has been telling him some white lies, even if it was just to spare his feelings. But can Arthur handle the harsh truth if Buster finally gives it to him?

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The Wheel Deal/The Buster Report (#1401) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* The Wheel Deal - After an injury, Brain has to spend some time using a wheelchair. But now he can't compete in a basketball tournament for charity! Or, can he? He meets a new friend, Lydia Fox, who just happens to be a wheelchair basketball player...and shows him how it's done. (Lydia is the winning character of the "Arthur CVS All Kids Can" Contest!)
* The Buster Report - The kids are assigned to write a report on someone they admire. To everyone's surprise, most especially Buster's, George picks....Buster! Will George focus on Buster's joke telling, the sandwich named after Buster, or Buster's famous food collection? Or...will George sing the praises of some of Buster's other traits that often go overlooked?

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Arthur's First Sleepover/Arthur's New Year's Eve (#130) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

This animated series is based on Marc Brown's best-selling books about Arthur Read, an eight-year-old aardvark, his sister D.W., and their family and friends. In "Arthur's First Sleepover," the boys feel a bit uneasy being outside in the dark, due to the recent reports of UFO sightings. Arthur has a hard time staying up to find out what really happens at midnight, on "Arthur's New Year's Eve."

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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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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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The Agent of Change/D.W. Unties The Knot (#1402) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Agent of Change The latest animated hit in movie theaters about a boy and his truck has left Muffy and Francine disappointed. Why doesn't there seem to be any cool female characters on screen? So with the help of a very talented artist, Molly, the "Group of Three" set out to make their own movie! D.W. Unties the Knot - After watching "The Wedding Channel," D.W. wants to get married! And, having no idea what this really means, she starts planning herself the biggest unicorn wedding imaginable. But D. W. soon realizes that she's getting more than she bargained for. Can she back out in time?

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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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Swept Away/Germophobia (#1101) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Swept Away - It's summertime! Arthur, D.W. and Buster are spending a few days at the beach where they discover the simple joys of building sand castles. But can they save their beloved creation from the inevitable ocean tides?
* Germophobia - Buster's friends have had enough of his sloppy habits, so they band together to educate him on the realities of bacteria. But when Buster goes way overboard to avoid any kind of germs, his friends think he may have gone too far. Can they bring Buster back to reality before his pool party?

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Nicked by a Name/The Play's The Thing (#1403) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Nicked by a Name - There is a virus spreading through Lakewood Elementary! It changes the way everyone acts and how they treat each other....it's the new nicknames! Can Brain stop the virus he created or will everyone be mean to each other forever? The Play's the Thing - The playground has been quiet lately - too quiet - and the Tough Customers don't like it one bit. All the rest of the kids seem more interested in electronics than in good old-fashioned fun! Can the TCs save the playground or is everyone done playing for good?

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Falafelosophy/The Great Lint Rush (#1404) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Falafelosophy - At the urging of guest-star author Neil Gaiman ("Coraline," "The Graveyard Book") Sue Ellen tries her hand at writing and illustrating a graphic novel. When Sue Ellen needs inspiration and encouragement, she turns to Neil - who pops up in unexpected places! - and to the philosophy lessons of her local falafel vendor! The Great Lint Rush - Mr. Toad is back! And he's ready to corner the Sock Market, leaving everyone in Elwood City barefoot and bereft. Can Pal and Kate negotiate for their socks....or will there be another great sock depression like the Great Chilly Toes Scare of 1929??

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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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Arthur Sells Out/Mind Your Manners (#1102) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Arthur Sells Out - To earn the money he needs to buy a new video game, Arthur decides to sell his old toys through his school's Web site. At first, sales are slow - until Muffy helps Arthur discover how to sell the "sizzle" and not the "steak." His toys fly off the (cyber) shelf, but is bending the truth to earn money worth losing his friends?
* Mind Your Manners - 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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Tales of Grotesquely Grim Bunny (#1405) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Tales of Grotesquely Grim Bunny - When the local comic book store changes ownership, the new darker and scarier comics are right up Fern's alley. But Arthur can't seem to stomach them and now he's worried. Is it wrong to be afraid? Maybe his friends will be more supportive than he realizes. Pet Projects - Arthur and Francine enter their pets to compete against each other in the "Perfect Pet" video contest. Pal is SO cute and Nemo knows so many tricks! Who will win? But after jumping through hoops - literally - Nemo and Pal decide that enough is enough. Can't their owners love them for who they are?

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Follow The Bouncing Ball/Buster Baxter and the Letter From The Sea (#1406) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Follow the Bouncing Ball - Alberto Molina's beloved soccer ball - signed by his favorite Ecuadorian soccer star, El Boomerang - is lost! Is it the same soccer ball bounding all over town, eluding potential captors?! This kicks off the first of 10 stories which follow the incredible journey of "El Boomerang" around the world! Come, follow the bouncing ball! Buster Baxter and the Letter from the Sea - While on vacation with the Read family, Buster discovers a message in a bottle on the shore. Could it be an urgent message from the people of the lost city of Atlantis? Buster is determined to find out and sends them a message back...by throwing his own bottles in the ocean...! Will he learn that keeping the beach and waters clean is the real message?

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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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Buenas Noches, Vicita/Prunella Packs It In (#1103) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Buenas Noches, Vicita - Vicita Molina has lost her favorite book - a lovely South American tale of friendship and courage in the Amazon Jungle. No book means no sleep for Vicita - or for any of the Molinas. Since Vicita knows the story by heart, maybe D.W. and Arthur can help her find a way to re-create it and get the family back to sleep.
* Prunella Packs It In - Everyone knows that elementary school is way too early to start thinking about college - except for Prunella. Her older sister's anxiety about college is so contagious that Prunella piles on extra-curricular activities to make her more "appealing." Will she crack under the heavy load? Or will she learn to relax and focus on the things that she actually enjoys?

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Around The World In 11-Minutes/Muffy and the Big Bad Blog (#1407) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Around the World in 11-Minutes - Pal, Baby Kate, Amigo, and Mei Lin enthusiastically accept Nemo's dare to travel around the world and make it back in 11 minutes. After all, there's a prized pork chop and a lot of pride on the line! Adventuring by plane, hot-air balloon and motor scooters, the gang encounters many obstacles along the way - mostly because of Nemo's meddling! - but giddily experience the joys of global expedition. Muffy and the Big Bad Blog - Muffy discovers that web blogging is a great way to keep her readers up to date with her every move... whether they're interested or not! But then she goes too far and publicizes a disagreement with Francine. Can Muffy learn that some things really are better left private?

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Arthur Unravels/All The Rage (#1408) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Arthur Unravels - Knit, one, pearl two, knit one, pearl two. Grandma Thora teaches Arthur to knit and he's really into this new hobby. But. ..he's a kid! And a boy! Knitting is a grandma thing...right? How long can Arthur keep his new hobby a secret before the yarn spills out of the bag? All the Rage - Muffy wants to rock the fashion world like her fashion mentor Capri DeVapida! But creating a fad is a lot harder than it looks, especially when all her hot new trends turn out to be lukewarm flops. Can Muffy learn that it's just better to be yourself?

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Phony Fern/Brain's Shocking Secret (#1104) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Phony Fern - When Fern's parents give her a cell phone for "emergencies only," Fern is uninterested - until Muffy introduces her to the joys of personalized ring tones, texting, and incessant chatting! Fern becomes hooked, and starts to believe that nail polish consultations are "emergencies." But she realizes that although evolving technology is great, sometimes it's better to communicate the old-fashioned way, in person.
* Brain's Shocking Secret - Brain is the smartest kid in his class. Everyone knows that! What they don't know is that he was kept back in Kindergarten - and that's a fact Brain would like to keep secret. Will Binky spill the beans??

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D.W., Queen of the Comeback/In My Africa (#1409) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

D.W., Queen of the Comeback - The Tibbles tease, D.W. fires back, the Tibbles taunt, D.W. has a snappy comeback, and round and round they go! Will it ever end? Perhaps an ancient Indian fable about a turtle and two wisecracking geese will be enough to teach D.W. to just let it go. In My Africa - D.W.'s new classmate, Cheikh, is Brain's young cousin.. .and is also from Senegal, Africa! When D.W. realizes that she doesn't know much about Africa she decides to learn through music - and she, Brain and Cheikh team up to write a song about all 54 countries on that continent!

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Buster Spaces Out/The Long Road Home (#1410) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Buster Spaces Out - Inspired by footage of the moon landing, Buster wants to go to outer space! Well, someday. For now, it'd be really cool to build and launch a rocket! So Buster enlists his friends to help...but they can't agree on anything and the mission stalls. Luckily, NASA astronaut Mike Finke guest-stars to teach the kids that only teamwork will accomplish this mission-and then it's blast-off! The Long Road Home - After costing Lakewood Elementary the win in a relay race against Mighty Mountain, George wants to redeem himself. Ok, George might be a slower runner but he is determined to walk all the way from Crown City to Elwood City and raise money for charity. There's just one problem - no one really thinks he can do it! This episode also marks the homecoming for "El Boomerang" and the suspense is - will the beloved soccer ball arrive from (believe it or not) Turkey in time for Alberto's birthday?? Everyone's in for a surprise.

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Baby Kate and the Imaginary Mystery/Strangers on a Train (#1105) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Baby Kate and the Imaginary Mystery - Nadine, D.W.'s imaginary friend is missing! Baby Kate, Pal, Amigo, and Nemo are all on the case and won't give up until this mystery is solved - even if some fur gets ruffled along the way! Could the Tibbles be hiding Nadine? Or is the solution to the mystery closer to home?
* Strangers on a Train - Sue Ellen can't wait to travel on an old-fashioned train with her mom. It will be just like those black and white movies! But once aboard, Sue Ellen discovers that the train is not as spectacular as she had hoped - until she finds a mysterious diary on board. Could it belong to the ghost of the "Crown City Star"??

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The Making of Arthur/Dancing Fools (#1106) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* The Making of Arthur - Matt Damon guest-stars in animated form as the host of a new series, "Postcards from You." When the Oscar # winning star puts out a call for homemade videos for his TV show, he sets off a frantic rush among Arthur and his gang to film their lives. Could the experiences of kids in Elwood City really interest a television audience? They'll have to wait and see if Matt Damon thinks so. (Note:This episode promotes the real "Postcards from You" initiative that encourages kids around the country to make their own videos.)
* Dancing Fools - Mrs. Molina is a teaching a dance class for kids. The class creates the opportunity for some unlikely dance pairings - Muffy and Binky, D.W. and the Tibbles, and, the most unlikely of all, Francine and George. Will the two survive the dance class? Or, could they possibly emerge as the next Fred and Ginger?

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Fifteen - Parts I & II (#1501) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

How much can Arthur and his friends do in 15 minutes? Arthur tries to race home to find his report and get back to school before class starts. George gets his shot to win big bucks for his school on the radio show "15 minutes of Fame." Kate and Pal try to defeat the "Red Claw" and their mission of getting kids to play with cats by eliminating all imaginary friends. Can they all accomplish these missions impossible before the clock counts all the way down? Only time will tell!

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I Wanna Hold Your Hand/Whistling in the Wind (#1502) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

I Wanna Hold Your Hand - During a shopping trip to the mall, Binky gets caught doing the uncoolest of all the uncool things in the world -holding his mom's hand! But wait-did George really see that or is that Binky's worst fear? Because now won't everyone think that big bad Binky Barnes is a big baby? Whistling in the Wind - Everyone knows the Tibbles are exactly the same. They look the same, they act the same, they even have the same number of hairs on their heads. So if they are supposed to be exactly the same, why can Tommy whistle while Timmy can't? Does this mean one twin is better than the other or just different?

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D.W. On Ice/Spoiled Rotten! (#1109) 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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Big Brother Binky, Parts I & II (#1110) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

In this special two-part episode, Binky's family adopts a baby girl from China. Binky receives the news of getting a baby sister with great excitement, and he delights in helping prepare for her arrival, and visiting China. Although at times Binky worries about how his life will change, and more importantly, whether his new sister will even like him - Binky becomes the proudest big brother in Elwood City.

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Buster's Secret Admirer/The Last King of Lambland (#1503) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Buster's Secret Admirer - Buster receives a box of chocolates in the mail from a secret admirer. Could it be Fern? Muffy? Francine?! It's driving him crazy! Who could possibly like him that much?? The Last King of Lambland - James receives a gift from his uncle in Scotland...a toy lamb that will supposedly give its owner the powers of the legendary James the Squinty, leader of the clan MacDoogal-Donal's! Will this new-found power go straight to James' head?

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 9, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Cents-Less/Buster The Lounge Lizard (#1504) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Cents-Less - Mr. Ratburn decides it's time for his class to learn a little about money...or, rather, the lack of it. For the entire weekend, no one in the class can spend a cent. Will the kids survive!? And can't Muffy just use her credit card?? Or will she figure out how to use an actual skill and...barter? Buster the Lounge Lizard - Buster has the brand-new Dark Bunny Dark Buggy, complete with grappling hook and voice commands! But with all its bells and whistles, the Buggy seems to have a mind of its own and has zoomed its way into the mysterious teacher's lounge, where no student dares to enter. Until...now?

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 9, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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To Eat Or Not to Eat/S.W.E.A.T. (#1505) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

To Eat or Not to Eat - A brand new candy bar is in town! But why is it making everyone act so strangely? And what exactly is this ingredient called Tri-Enzomated Zorn Jelly, anyway? Buster decides to do a little digging into these mystery chemicals before he takes his first bite but he - and all the other kids - may not find the truth appetizing. S.W.E.A.T. - It's time for the kids at Lakewood Elementary to take the Stoddard-Wilkins Elementary Aptitude Test, or "S.W.E.A.T." But with anxiety running high, it becomes clear that the kids need to learn some relaxation techniques. Luckily, Mrs. MacGrady is on hand to teach them a thing or two about de-stressing.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 10, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Grandpa Dave's Memory Album/Buster's Carpool Catastrophe (#1506) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Grandpa Dave's Memory Album - Grandpa Dave is moving closer to the family and the kids are thrilled. But something isn't quite right; he's forgetting all sorts of things. Joan Rivers, reprising her role as Francine's grandmother, is on hand to help the kids understand that Grandpa Dave loves them just as much as he always has, even if he has trouble with his memory. Buster's Carpool Catastrophe - Muffy, Arthur and Buster are carpooling to their cooking class. Buster wants this to be the best car pool ever, but his rolling party on wheels turns into a disaster. Can the kids stop fighting long enough to see the sights right in front of them?

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 10, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Prunella The Packrat/What's in a Name? (#1507) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Prunella the Packrat - Prunella saves everything - ticket stubs, quizzes from second grade, pencil stubs, broken shoe laces...you name it and it's in her closet! Can Arthur help her break her packrat habits in time to put together the display for the school's Earth Day fair? Or is Prunella doomed to drown in her clutter? What's in a Name? - Binky find out that his real name isn't Binky, it's... Shelley?!! He's certain he will have to leave town - or at least school - having this silly name. Until his mom tells him the story of his ancestor, Shelley Barnes, the greatest circus owner of his time...

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 11, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Muffy's Classy Classics Club/Best Enemies (#1508) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Muffy's Classy Classics Club - Muffy buys all of the pretty books and pretty dolls in the Pretty Pioneers series, and invites her friends to join a pretty book club. But she can't take their criticisms that the books are, well, rather poorly written. Will the book club disband or can Muffy open up to new literary experiences? Best Enemies - Mom has new clients coming over and they have a daughter who is D.W.'s age....and her name is even W.D.! They're going to be the best of friends! Turns out, no. They don't have anything in common. So D.W. and W.D. work together to convince their parents that they'll just never get along...and somehow, have a lot of fun in the process.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 11, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Buster's Garden of Grief/Through The Looking Glasses (#1509) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Buster's Garden of Grief - With Fritz gone, Buster is in charge of the community garden, but it proves to be too much for just one person. Can Buster and his friends put the "community" back in community gardening or will it end up getting paved over? Through the Looking Glasses - Arthur can't find his glasses and has to get new ones, but all the attention he is getting from these new hipper glasses has gone straight to his head! Buster figures that it's up to him to get the old Arthur back.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 12, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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The Butler Did....What?/The Trouble with Trophies (#1510) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Butler Did...What? - Bailey is missing! He just left, leaving no note. With the help of the Baxter Detective Agency, Muffy discovers a series of clues...an old class picture, a receipt for a trumpet and old jazz albums. And Muffy is left wondering, who exactly IS Bailey? And-will he ever come back!? The Trouble with Trophies - Everyone loves getting trophies, right? It turns out that Fern could not care less about them. Yet Muffy is convinced that Fern must be despairing about never having won anything, and she sets out to give Fern a prize no matter what.... whether Fern wants it or not.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 12, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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The Blackout/Mei Lin Takes A Stand (#1208) 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 Plus: Fri, Jan 12, 2018 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Based on a True Story (Part 1 & 2) (#1601) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

There's a new kid in town: Ladonna Compson, the Louisiana native with the gift of gab. Ladonna charms Arthur and friends with her amazing "true" stories. But are her stories really fact...or fiction?

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 15, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Flippity Francine/Muffy Takes The Wheel (#1602) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Flippity Francine - When Muffy posts a goofy video of Francine on the Muffington Post, Francine worries she will become the laughing stock of the entire school. Can Francine regain her dignity? Or will she have to swap her cleats for clown shoes? Muffy Takes the Wheel - It's the 1st Annual Lakewood Derby and Muffy's revved up! But when she enlists her dad to help her make the winning car, he completely takes over. Can Muffy hit the brakes on this runaway project? Or will she be left in the dust?

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 15, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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All About D.W./Blockheads (#1603) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

All About D.W. - When Emily gets the starring role in the preschool play, D.W. is beside herself with jealousy. She should be Little Red Riding Hood, not Tree #2! Undeterred, D.W. appoints herself Emily's understudy (just in case!). But when the big moment arrives, can D.W. handle the spotlight? Blockheads - D.W. and Emily are upset when they get stuck with the blocks at playtime. But apathy turns to obsession when they begin building their dream house. Forget snacks and naptime! They've got a palastle to build!

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 16, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Get Smart/Baby Steps (#1604) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Get Smart - Everyone loves HUGO-the new interactive whiteboard that claims to be 100% accurate. If only Mr. Ratburn knew how to use it... After a crash course from Brain, Mr. Ratburn embraces the high tech teaching tool; that is, until HUGO corrects him in front of the class. Let the battle of rat vs. machine begin! Baby Steps - Mei Lin can say "hello" AND play the piano?!? Kate can't even wave! Worried about her sister's future, D.W. enlists the help of Brain to determine if Kate is above average, below average, or (gulp!) just average-average...Meanwhile, Kate and Pal are puzzled by D.W.'s odd behavior and vow to find a "cure."

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 16, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Night of the Tibble/Read and Flumberghast (#1605) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Night of the Tibble - The Tibble Twins are having their first sleepover! The lucky victim...err, guest: James. Will the Tibbles lock him in the dark basement? Strap him to the terrifying Flatter Fling? Serve him cupcakes and cookies for dinner?!? Read and Flumberghast - A cupcake's been stolen! The primary suspect: Tommy Tibble. D.W. gathers a jury and demands that justice be served. Can D.W. get Tommy to confess? Or will she lose control of this kangaroo court?

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 17, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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The Last Tough Customer/Brain's Chess Mess (#1606) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Last Tough Customer - The Tough Customers realize it's time to quit bullying and set out to find a new hobby - but can Molly ever truly change her ways? Brain's Chess Mess - Brain starts a chess club at school to improve his game and beat Los Dedos, the local chess master. Who knew the best player in the club would be...Rattles?!?

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 17, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Baseball Blues/Brain's Biggest Blunder (#1607) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Baseball Blues - It's Grebelings season and George can't wait to play! After all, no one knows more about baseball than George. But when he realizes knowledge of sinkers doesn't guarantee success in the field, will he throw in the towel? Brain's Biggest Blunder - When Brain gets teamed with Buster and Binky in the annual Arithmattack competition, he immediately enrolls Buster in binomial boot camp. Can Brain transform Buster into a mathematic marvel? Or will he be forced to eat humble pi?

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 18, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Buster's Book Battle/on the Buster Scale (#1608) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Buster's Book Battle - Lakewood Elementary has just instituted IRP; a program where kids can earn points (and prizes!) for reading. Buster's thrilled and gets to work straight away! But will he earn enough points for a skateboard? On the Buster Scale - Buster and Brain never agree on movies. Buster rates every film a 10+, while Brain doesn't seem to like anything... Only one of them can be right...or so they think.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 18, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Fern And The Case Of The Stolen Story/sue Ellen Vegges Out (#1609) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Fern and the Case of the Stolen Story - The unthinkable has happened! Fern has writer's block! Fortunately, Ladonna's full of stories. Faced with a tight deadline, Fern decides to "borrow" the tales and simply change the names. Has Fern confused write and wrong? Sue Ellen Vegges Out - When Sue Ellen decides to stop eating meat, Muffy and Francine compete to be the best vegetarian. Can they successfully resist meat? Or was this a missed steak?

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 19, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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So Funny I Forgot to Laugh/The Best Day Ever (#1610) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

So Funny I Forgot to Laugh - Arthur thinks his jokes about Sue Ellen's new sweater are all in good fun but Sue Ellen's feelings are hurt. Has Arthur become...a bully? The Best Day Ever - It's a beautiful afternoon and everyone is reminiscing about their "best days." Everyone, that is, except Arthur. Is it possible he doesn't have one?

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 19, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Show Off/Dog's Best Friend (#1701) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Adventures In Budylon/Ladonna Compson: Party Animal (#1702) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Brain's Brain/Brain Sees Stars (#1901H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Brain's Brain - Brain's Easter egg hunts are notoriously hard. But this year's might prove impossible if Brain can't remember where he hid the final egg. To track down the missing memory, Brain, D.W., and Bud venture where no kid has gone before: Brain's brain! Educational Objective: Brain explores the inner workings of the brain.
* Brain Sees Stars - Crazy coincidences have prevented Brain from seeing a meteor shower in person. But this time, he's planned for everything. Will Brain finally satisfy his astronomical ambition - or is he cosmically cursed? Educational Objective: Arthur and friends realize that Brain always puts others' needs before his own, and resolve to help him accomplish a personal goal.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Sue Ellen Adds It Up/Wish You Were Here (#1902H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Sue Ellen Adds It Up - Math, schmath. That's what Sue Ellen thinks.. .until she runs into a problem her artistic vision can't solve. Educational Objective: Sue Ellen realizes that math is a valuable tool for everyday life.
*Wish You Were Here - Sue Ellen can't wait to meet her pen pal in person. But Tenzin seems to be more interested in cars and fashion than world culture. Has her friend changed, or was Sue Ellen just reading him wrong? Educational Objective: Sue Ellen learns the importance of listening to others.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 6:00pm Remind me

Molina's Mulligan/Buster Bombs (#1703) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Opposties Distract/Just The Ticket (#1704) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Arthurs Toy Trouble/Spar for the Course (#1903H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Arthur's Toy Trouble - It's a race to the toy store after Arthur realizes he may have given away his chance at two million dollars! Who knew a defective swamp monster action figure could be so valuable? Educational Objective: Arthur learns that value is in the eye of the beholder.
* Spar for the Course - The new 18th hole at the mini golf course will be a tribute to musical instruments! No wait, an alien moon odyssey! No, a ride through the country! Unless Muffy, Buster, and Binky learn to comprise, they'll be stuck with another boring windmil. Educational Objective: Buster, Muffy, and Binky learn about collaboration.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Carried Away/Dueling Detectives (#1904H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Carried Away - Kate and Mei Lin are thrilled to tour the solar system with Pal's cousin, Dr. Yowl. But Pal suspects his Plutonian relative is up to no good. Educational Objective: Kate and Mei Lin learn about the solar system.
* Dueling Detectives - Wally is missing and Elwood City's best detective is on the case. And that detective is - Binky?!? Not if Fern (aka Detective Virgule Watteau) has anything to say about it! Educational Objective: Fern and Binky learn to set aside their differences and work together to help their friend.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 6:00pm Remind me

All Thumbs/Kidonia (#1705) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 24, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Speak Up Francine/Waiting for Snow (#1706) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 24, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Buster Isnt Buying It/One Ornery Critter (#1905H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Buster Isn't Buying it - Aliens, conspiracy theories, the megatoad.. .Buster believes in everything! That is until his favorite show gets cancelled for false reporting. Now the new Buster isn't buying anything! Can Arthur and friends convince him to have a little faith? Educational Objective: Mr. Morris reminds Buster that the world's more interesting when there's a little mystery in it.
* One Ornery Critter - Dogs love Arthur! Well, all except Carrot Cake...Can Arthur win over this picky pup, or will he walk away with his tail between his legs? Educational Objective: Arthur realizes he doesn't have to win the approval of everyone (or every pet) that he encounters.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jan 24, 2018 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Maria Speaks/Postcards from Binky (#1906H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Maria Speaks - Maria has always been a silent fixture in Mr. Ratburn's third-grade class. But her time to speak has finally come. There's just one problem: how do you solve a stutter like Maria's? Educational Objective: Maria learns to have confidence in herself, and her speech.
* Postcards From Binky - When Binky's grandparents miss his big soccer game, he decides to film a video reenactment with his friends. Only, things didn't quite happen the way Binky portrays them. Educational Objective: Binky learns there are many ways to tell a story.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jan 24, 2018 -- 6:00pm Remind me

Pets and Pests/Go Fly A Kite (#1707) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 25, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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The Director's Cut/Crime and Consequences (#1708) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 25, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Carls Concerto/Too Much of a Good Thing (#1907H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Carl's Concerto - Carl has agreed to play the accordion for George's puppet show. But his routines are getting in the way of rehearsals. Now George must decide: keep Carl and risk the show, or replace Carl and risk his friendship? Educational Objective: George learns that, even though Carl has autism, he can still be relied upon to make a creative contribution.
* Too Much of a Good Thing - Buster enlists Binky's help to keep him from gorging on delicious Tuvaluna cookies. Will Buster's self-control hold, or crumble? Educational Objective: Buster learns the importance of self-control.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jan 25, 2018 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Francines Cleats of Strength/Little Miss Meanie (#1908H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Francine's Cleats of Strength - When Francine needs money for new soccer cleats, Muffy hires her as a personal assistant. But is drinking pumpkin smoothies and playing games with your best friend the best way to make an honest buck? Educational Objective: Francine learns the value and satisfaction of hard work.
* Little Miss Meanie - Lydia and Muffy join forces to defeat a mean beauty queen in the "Little Miss Crocus" pageant. Educational Objective: Muffy and Lydia learn that friendship is more important than competition.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jan 25, 2018 -- 6:00pm Remind me

Caught in the Crosswires/Framed (#1709) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 26, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Binky's Music Madness/Brain Freeze (#1710) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 26, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Mr. Ratburns Secret Identity/Besties (#1909H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

* Mr. Ratburn's Secret Identity - Mysterious calls. Superhuman strength. Is Mr. Ratburn secretly a superhero? The kids search for the truth behind the Man in Green. Educational Objective: Arthur and friends learn not to jump to conclusions.
* Besties - When Buster and Ladonna bond over a memorable trip to the movies, Arthur feels left out. Has Ladonna taken his place as Buster's best bud? Educational Objective: Arthur learns that just because your friends spend time with other people, it doesn't mean they don't care about you.

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jan 26, 2018 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Last Day (Part 1 & 2) (#1910H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

It's a time of change at Lakewood Elementary. Arthur and Buster are going into 4th grade (and will do anything to get the cool new teacher, MC-voiced by special guest B.J. Novak). Meanwhile, D.W. and Bud prepare to enter kindergarten and Muffy and Francine contemplate how spending the summer away from each other will affect their friendship. Educational Objective: Arthur and friends learn to embrace the future, while appreciating the past.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jan 26, 2018 -- 6:00pm Remind me

The Tattletale Frog/D.W. & Bud's Higher Purpose (#1801) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

When Bud is blamed for an accident D.W. causes, she has to decide whether to let her friend take the fall. Educational Objective: D.W. learns the importance of honesty and accepting responsibility for her actions. / D.W. and Bud can't wait to ride "The Buzzard," Wonder World's newest rollercoaster. Will they make it past the persnickety ticket taker...or will they come up short? Educational Objective: D.W. and Bud learn the power of persistence.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me

The Friend Who Wasn't There/Surprise! (#1802) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Muffy embarks on an epic quest to find her long lost imaginary friend. But she has to be careful-the Crosswire basement is full of bewitched boxes and gadgets and dolls...oh my! Educational Objective: Muffy discovers the value and power of having an imagination. It's Catherine's 16th birthday, and Francine has been cordially UN-invited to the party. With the help of her friends, Francine whips up the perfect present for her big sister...a sneaky surprise with a side of payback! Educational Objective: Francine learns the value of forgiveness.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

The Case of the Girl with the Long Face/The Substitute Arthur (#1803) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Fern's been feeling low and no one can figure out why. Luckily, Buster Baxter is on the case! He'll leave no stone unturned, no lead unexplored, no ice cream uneaten... Educational Objective: Buster and George learn that it's important to respect the feelings of others. With Arthur out of town, Buster is on the hunt for a new best friend. Problem is, Buster only wants to play games HIS way. Will Buster learn to compromise? Or is he destined to play alone? Educational Objective: Buster realizes that it can be fun to try new things.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me

Best Wishes/The Tardy Tumbler (#1804) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

After George has a lucky streak, his friends pressure him to wish for a snow day. Can George deliver? Or is he out of luck? Educational Objective: George and friends learn the difference between luck and pure coincidence. Prunella's excited about making the gymnastics team...until she realizes practice starts at 6am! Will she honor her commitment...or hit the snooze button? Educational Objective: Prunella learns the importance of dedication to the things-and people-you care about.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Fountain Abbey/Arthur Calls It (#1805) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Muffy's devastated when she learns her great, great grandmother Mary Alice wasn't royalty, but a common maid. The indignity! However, Mary Alice's old diary reveals a more interesting story. Educational Objective: Muffy learns to appreciate her family history. Pressure from his classmates has Arthur doubting his decision to call Buster out during a baseball game. Will he succumb to peer pressure, or stick with what he believes is right? Educational Objective: Arthur learns to stand up for his beliefs, even in the face of peer pressure.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 -- 9:00pm Remind me

Whip. Mix. Blend./Staycation (#1806) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

When Rattles's mom starts dating Archie Vanderloo, Rattles finds himself spending lots of time with Archie's kids. The problem is, Rattles doesn't have anything in common with these twins! Can this blended family learn to get along? Educational Objective: Rattles learns how to adjust to life in a blended family. Arthur offers to babysit so that his parents can enjoy some peace and quiet in the backyard. What could go wrong? With D.W. on the loose... just about everything! Educational Objective: Arthur and D.W. learn when to ask for help.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 -- 9:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Audio Issue KQED DT 9.1 /25.1

      We are working to resolve a technical issue which has affected the Over The Air audio Thank you for your patience while we resolve the issue!

    • KQED will no longer broadcast the KQEH signal from Monument Peak Tower effective 1/5/2018

      KQED will be removing its over-the-air television signal from the Monument Peak Tower in the San Jose area on January 5, 2018 (Note: this maintenance was previously scheduled for December 15, 2017). KQED will now broadcast our full suite of channels (KQED 9, KQED Plus, KQED World and PBS Kids) on Channel 9 and 54 […]

    • KQED LIFE OFF AIR Friday, December 15

      KQED will no longer offer the KQED Life channel beginning Friday, December 15. Several of the most popular exercise, cooking and lifestyle programs exclusive to KQED Life will now be scheduled on KQED Plus and KQED 9, where they can be experienced by more viewers. View/Download Schedule

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.