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Be Kind to Your Worm (#4701) Duration: 28:46 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: Fri, Sep 22, 2017 -- 11:30am
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 22, 2017 -- 2:30pm
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Super Sitters (#4704) Duration: 28:46 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: Fri, Sep 22, 2017 -- 12:00pm
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 22, 2017 -- 3:00pm
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 22, 2017 -- 11:00pm
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Having A Ball (#4705) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

When Saul the Ball is disappointed that he can't play ball with Elmo and Rosita inside the house, Elmo and Rosita help him use his imagination to play other games.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, Sep 23, 2017 -- 2:30pm
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Sep 23, 2017 -- 10:30pm Remind me
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The Kindness Kid (#4702) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Sep 24, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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Elmo's Sweet Ride (#4706) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 25, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
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Abby Helps Clear Things Up (#4703H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

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

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Oct 2, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
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Episode #4709H Duration: 28:46 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.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Oct 9, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
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Episode #4707H Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Oct 16, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
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Episode #4715H Duration: 28:46 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.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Oct 23, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.