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Episodes

THOMAS & FRIENDS | NEW Holiday Episodes Air Dec 12-16 at 12:30pm

Join all the Really Useful Engines for a week of holiday fun! Five new seasonal episodes premiere with the gang carrying Christmas cargo through the snowy tracks in Sodor. 


READY JET GO! | A Week of NEW Episodes Air Dec 26-30 at 3:30pm

Blast off in a week of all-new episodes with Jet, Sydney, Sean and all the Boxwood Terrace friends. Episodes will premiere featuring night blooming plants, satellites, space Junk and more out-of-this-world intergalactic adventures. 


SPLASH AND BUBBLES "One Big Ocean" | One-hour Movie Event Airs MLK Day Jan 16

The Reeftown friends catch the currents and embark on an epic Journey across the sea to help a friendly young turtle. Along the way, they learn that all creatures are interconnected and how even a small gesture can greatly affect the friends and neighbors who share the one big ocean they call home. 

 

Specials

Wild Kratts | A Creature Christmas

Monday, December 5 at 7am
Friday, December 23 at 7am & 5pm
Sunday, December 25 at 9am

In this one-hour special, it’s Christmas time and the Wild Kratts are taking a break from creature adventuring to celebrate. But when the Wild Kratts receive an alert that their favorite creatures are suddenly disappearing around the globe, their holiday party quickly turns into a rescue mission. The Wild Kratts must race against time to thwart their greedy archrivals’ most miserly scheme yet! Will they be able to travel to the ends of the earth and return their baby animal friends to their homes in time for the holidays?

 

The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About Christmas!

Watch Saturday, December 17 and Sunday, December 25, 2016 at 7am

A PBS KIDS holiday tradition, this adventure finds the Cat in the Hat, Nick and Sally on a journey around the world to help a lost reindeer find his way home to Freezeyourknees Snowland in time for Christmas. On the way, the Thinga-ma-jigger breaks down, and they depend on a variety of animals – from African bush elephants to bottlenose dolphins to red crabs – and their remarkable abilities to help them make an amazing journey home. With gorgeous animation and pull-out-all-the-stops musical numbers, THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT CHRISTMAS! will have families singing and celebrating all season long.

 

Peg + Cat + Holidays

Watch December 13, 2016 at 11:30am

The Hanukkah Problem - When Albert Einstein invites Peg and Cat over for Hanukkah, he shows them how to make a 2D piece of paper into a 3D dreidel. Later, they need to use this process to bring peace to Al’s home and save his Hanukkah.

The Christmas Problem - When Santa Claus is in trouble, Peg and Cat have to solve their biggest problem ever: how to make and wrap presents for all the children of the world, and then deliver them using 100 sleighs.

The Penguin Problem - Peg and Cat coach a team of skiing penguins, who would have a shot at the Olympic gold medal if only they knew “over,” “under,” and “in between.”

 

Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas

Friday, December 16 at 8:30am & 2:30pm
Sunday, December 18 at 8:30am
Monday, December 19 at 8am
Friday, December 23 at 7am
Friday, December 25 at 8am

Curious George and The Man with the Yellow Hat are having a wonderful time getting ready for Christmas. There’s only one dilemma—neither of them can figure out what to give the other for a present! The Man finds George’s wish list filled with geometric shapes and other indecipherable images. And George doesn’t have a clue what to get The Man who has everything. What ensues is a twelve-day merry montage of Man and Monkey Mayhem involving all your favorite CURIOUS GEORGE characters—including Hundley, the Pisghettis, Gnocchi, Bill, Betsy and Steve. Through it all George tries repeatedly to create a homemade gift for The Man, and The Man enlists everybody and everything trying to decipher George’s cryptic Christmas list. In the end, both gift-giving predicaments are simply and beautifully resolved revealing the true spirit of the holiday season. We won’t spoil it for you by telling how, just suffice to say, it all works out for the best, and everybody has A Very Monkey Christmas!

 

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