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Big Birds Song (#4712) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Abby and Elmo help Big Bird calm down so he won't be nervous singing on the show, The Squawk.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 21, 2018 -- 9:30am
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 21, 2018 -- 2:00pm
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 21, 2018 -- 10:00pm

Sheep in a Jet Pack (#4721) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

When Ovejita flies up high after putting on a jetpack, Abby and Nina figure out how to get her back down low.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 9:30am
  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 11:00am
  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 1:00pm
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 2:00pm
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Jan 24, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 26, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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House of Worm (#4719) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Abby helps Frankie the worm build a place that feels like home.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me

Painting with Cookie Monster (#4714) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Cookie Monster learns how to control himself from eating his own paintings.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 25, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 25, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 28, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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Dress Up (#4707) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Abby and Elmo play dress up and pretend to be lots of different people, like bike repair assistants to help Nina fix Rosita's bike.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 24, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 24, 2018 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 24, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Jan 26, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me

Super Sitters (#4704) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Grover and Cookie Monster help Chris babysit and learn how to take care of a baby.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Jan 25, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 27, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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Twinkle Twinkle Little Elmo (#4727) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Elmo doesn't give up and keeps practicing until he learns how to play the song "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star" on his piano.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 3, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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Elmo's Sweet Ride (#4706) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Elmo shares his scooter with Zoe and learns how to be patient and wait for his turn, while she practices and learns how to ride.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 2, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 4, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 6, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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Battle of the Chefs (#4730) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Chris and Elmo help Alan compete in challenges to become the "Cast Iron Cook."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 2, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 2, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 7, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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Bike Shop with a Beat (#4717) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Nina and her friends make musical instruments out of bike parts to help them make music and attract customers to her new bike shop.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 7, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 9, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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Abby Helps Clear Things Up (#4703) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Abby helps Prince Charming calm down so he doesn't feel anxious at the Eye Doctor's office.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 6, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 6, 2018 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 8, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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Elmo Comes Clean (#4710) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Elmo keeps hiding from Nina because he wants more time to play before his bath but Ernie helps him realize that he can play in the bathtub, too.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 8, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 10, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 10, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 13, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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Norberts Birthday (#4709) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Rosita, Zoe and Grover give Norbert the Robot a surprise birthday party to show how much they care about him.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 9, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 11, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 13, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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The Recycling Fairy (#4725) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Redusa the Recycling Fairy visits Sesame Street and helps everyone recycle their old trash into something new to help keep the earth clean and beautiful.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 12, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 12, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 12, 2018 -- 2:00pm Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 14, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 16, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 18, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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The Kindness Kid (#4702) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Kindness Kid (Zachary Levi) visits Sesame Street to spread kindness and Grover wants to be a Kindness Kid too but every time he tries to do something kind, he fails. Chris helps Grover realize that just trying to help someone is actually being kind.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 14, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 14, 2018 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 17, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 20, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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Be Kind to Your Worm (#4701) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Oscar participates in the Be Kind to Your Worm day activities because he knows it'll make his best friend Slimey happy.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 16, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 21, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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The Snazzy Society (#4735) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Mando, Chris and Leela help Segi see that being brown is snazzy when she becomes upset after reading a book about her favorite character.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 19, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 19, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 19, 2018 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 19, 2018 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 19, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 21, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 22, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 22, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 24, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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Get Ready for Today (#4713) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Elmo and Abby help Crystal the Ball come up with a morning routine so she can be ready to go out and play.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 20, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 20, 2018 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 20, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 23, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 25, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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Counting Hats (#4718) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Elmo and Zoe compete to see who can wear the most hats on their head.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 22, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 23, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 23, 2018 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 23, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 27, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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The Camouflage Show (#4726) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Elmo, Rosita and Chris try to find six camouflaged things on Sesame Street so they can join the Camouflage Club.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 26, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 26, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 26, 2018 -- 2:00pm Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 28, 2018 -- 9:30am Remind me
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Halloween (#4715) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Elmo is excited to wear his homemade Galactic Stan costume but becomes jealous of another boy's store-bought costume. Alan and Abby help Elmo realize that he doesn't need a fancy costume to be Galactic Stan; he just needs to use his imagination.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 27, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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Snuffys Dance (#4708) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Zoe choreographs a ballet & the dancers have to work together to figure out how to make Snuffy fly through the air

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 28, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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    • Audio Issue KQED DT 9.1 /25.1

      UPDATE: Audio has been restored, please report any issues!  If you’re still experiencing audio issues, you may need to rescan your television. Visit kqed.org/54move to learn how. Thank you for your patience while we resolve the issue!

    • KQED will no longer broadcast the KQEH signal from Monument Peak Tower effective 1/17/2018

      KQED will be removing its over-the-air television signal from the Monument Peak Tower in the San Jose area on January 17, 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.

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

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Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
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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.

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KQED World

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