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Web site: http://pbskids.org/arthur

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The series revolves around an eight year-old aardvark, his four year-old sister D.W., and their family and friends. It is about being a kid, exploring the world, and finding your place in it. Based on the the best-selling children's books by Marc Brown.

TV Schedule

Night of the Tibble/Read and Flumberghast #1605 [TV-Y]
The Tibble Twins have a sleepover and James is the target of their shenanigans. D.W. gathers a jury when a cupcake is stolen and Tommy Tibble is the primary suspect.

  • KET2 Monday, July 27 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Monday, July 27 at 4:00 pm EDT

The Last Tough Customer/Brain's Chess Mess #1606 [TV-Y]
The Tough Customers realize it's time to quit bullying, but can Molly ever truly change her ways? Brain starts a chess club at school to improve his game and beat Los Dedos, the local chess master.

  • KET2 Tuesday, July 28 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, July 28 at 4:00 pm EDT

Buster's Book Battle/On the Buster Scale #1608 [TV-Y]
Buster is thrilled when Lakewood Elementary starts a program where kids can earn prizes for reading. Buster and Brain disagree on movies.

  • KET2 Wednesday, July 29 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Wednesday, July 29 at 4:00 pm EDT

Fern And The Case Of The Stolen Story/sue Ellen Vegges Out #1609 [TV-Y]
When Fern gets writers block with a deadline approaching, she "borrows" stories from Ladonna. When Sue Ellen decides to stop eating meat, Muffy and Francine compete to be the best vegetarian.

  • KET2 Thursday, July 30 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, July 30 at 4:00 pm EDT

Swept Away/Germophobia #1101 [TV-Y]
Arthur, D.W., and Buster discover the simple joys of building sand castles. Buster's friends have had enough of his sloppy habits, so they band together to educate him on the realities of bacteria.

  • KET2 Friday, July 31 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Friday, July 31 at 4:00 pm EDT

So Funny I Forgot to Laugh/The Best Day Ever #1610 [TV-Y]
Arthur thinks his jokes about Sue Ellen's sweater are all in good fun, but her feelings are hurt. Everyone reminisces about their "best days" except Arthur.

  • KET2 Monday, August 3 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Monday, August 3 at 4:00 pm EDT

Arthur Sells Out/Mind Your Manners #1102 [TV-Y]
To earn the money he needs to buy a new video game, Arthur decides to sell his old toys through the school web site. At an all-school checkers competition, everyone rallies behind underdog Arthur—until he alienates all the fans by letting out a big "yowl."

  • KET2 Tuesday, August 4 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, August 4 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, September 15 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, September 15 at 4:00 pm EDT

Buenas Noches, Vicita/Prunella Packs It In #1103 [TV-Y]
Vicita Molina has lost her favorite book, a lovely South American tale of friendship and courage in the Amazon jungle. Even though she's still in elementary school, Prunella has become obsessed with thoughts of college and piles on extracurricular activities to make herself more appealing to the good schools.

  • KET2 Wednesday, August 5 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Wednesday, August 5 at 4:00 pm EDT

Closed Captioned Phony Fern/Brain's Shocking Secret #1104 [TV-Y]
Fern's parents give her a cell phone, telling her it's for emergencies only. But soon Muffy is introducing her to the joys of personalized ringtones, texting, and incessant chatting. As the smartest kid in class, Brain really doesn't want anyone to know that he was kept back in kindergarten.

  • KET2 Thursday, August 6 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, August 6 at 4:00 pm EDT

Closed Captioned Baby Kate and the Imaginary Mystery/Strangers on a Train #1105 [TV-Y]
Nadine, D.W.'s imaginary friend, is missing, and Baby Kate, Pal, Amigo, and Nemo are all on the case. Sue Ellen takes a train trip and finds a mysterious diary on board.

  • KET2 Friday, August 7 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Friday, August 7 at 4:00 pm EDT

Closed Captioned Francine's Pilfered Paper/Buster Gets Real #1108 [TV-Y]
Francine copies and pastes information from a web site for her entire five-page report. Buster watches the new reality show Top Supermarket—a show Arthur doesn't like.

  • KET2 Monday, August 10 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Monday, August 10 at 4:00 pm EDT

Closed Captioned The Making of Arthur/Dancing Fools #1106 [TV-Y]
The superstar host of a new series called Postcards from You (Matt Damon) puts out a call for homemade videos for his TV show, setting off a frantic rush among Arthur and his friends to film their lives. Mrs. Molina teaches a dance class for kids.

  • KET2 Tuesday, August 11 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, August 11 at 4:00 pm EDT

Closed Captioned D.W. on Ice/Spoiled Rotten! #1109 [TV-Y]
D.W. tells her friends that she's a fantastic skater—even though she can barely stand on ice. Accused of being spoiled by her friends, Muffy sets out to prove them wrong by being the most charitable person around.

  • KET2 Wednesday, August 12 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Wednesday, August 12 at 4:00 pm EDT

Big Brother Binky #1110 [TV-Y]
Binky's family adopts a baby girl from China.

  • KET2 Thursday, August 13 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, August 13 at 4:00 pm EDT

Show Off/Dog's Best Friend #1701 [TV-Y]
It's the Elwood City dog show and Killer is facing off against Sebastian Winkleplotz. Arthur agrees to watch Amigo while Alberto's off at camp.

  • KET2 Friday, August 14 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Friday, August 14 at 4:00 pm EDT

Adventures In Budylon/Ladonna Compson: Party Animal #1702 [TV-Y]
D.W. and Bud embark on an epic wilderness adventure in the backyard! Apple picking, bake sales, craft classes - there's so much to do in Elwood City in the fall!

  • KET2 Monday, August 17 at 6:30 am EDT

Molina's Mulligan/Buster Bombs #1703 [TV-Y]
Alberto discovers that he has a natural talent for golf and begins competing. Buster has lost his flair for funny, and the harder he tries to make people laugh, the worse it gets!

  • KET2 Tuesday, August 18 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, August 18 at 4:00 pm EDT

Opposties Distract/Just The Ticket #1704 [TV-Y]
Arthur and Buster discover that they make better friends than roommates. Arthur is ecstatic when he wins concert tickets on the radio.

  • KET2 Wednesday, August 19 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Wednesday, August 19 at 4:00 pm EDT

All Thumbs/Kidonia #1705 [TV-Y]
Buster gets caught sucking his thumb. Tired of doing chores, Arthur and the gang decide to invent their own country: Kidonia.

  • KET2 Thursday, August 20 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, August 20 at 4:00 pm EDT

Speak Up Francine/Waiting for Snow #1706 [TV-Y]
The local creek is polluted! Francine is determined to get the word out at the annual Earth Day rally. Ladonna can't wait to experience her first blizzard.

  • KET2 Friday, August 21 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Friday, August 21 at 4:00 pm EDT

Pets and Pests/Go Fly A Kite #1707 [TV-Y]
There is a mouse loose in the Read home and D.W. wants to eliminate it. Binky, Muffy, and Ladonna have fun with a kite they find in the park.

  • KET2 Monday, August 24 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Monday, August 24 at 4:00 pm EDT

The Director's Cut/Crime and Consequences #1708 [TV-Y]
After meeting Hollywood director Tufton Sinclair, George is inspired to make a movie. George accidentally breaks the class's prize woodworking project and Binky gets blamed.

  • KET2 Tuesday, August 25 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, August 25 at 4:00 pm EDT

Caught in the Crosswires/Framed #1709 [TV-Y]
Muffy is worried that she will be protrayed as a spoiled brat in a reality TV show. Sensing his work might be valuable someday, Muffy hires Buster to paint her portrait.

  • KET2 Wednesday, August 26 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Wednesday, August 26 at 4:00 pm EDT

Binky's Music Madness/Brain Freeze #1710 [TV-Y]
Binky sets out to prove the music of the Bang on a Can All-Stars is just a bunch of noise. A new ice cream palor is threatening to put Brain's shop out of business.

  • KET2 Thursday, August 27 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, August 27 at 4:00 pm EDT

Francines Cleats of Strength/Little Miss Meanie #1908 [TV-Y]
When Francine needs money for new soccer cleats, Muffy hires her as a personal assistant. Lydia and Muffy join forces to defeat a mean beauty queen in the "Little Miss Crocus" pageant.

  • KET2 Friday, August 28 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Friday, August 28 at 4:00 pm EDT

Buster Isn't Buying It/One Ornery Critter #1905 [TV-Y]
Buster's favorite show gets cancelled for false reporting. Now the new Buster isn't buying anything! Can Arthur win over a picky pup, or will he walk away with his tail between his legs?

  • KET2 Monday, August 31 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Monday, August 31 at 4:00 pm EDT

The Tattletale Frog/D.W. & Bud's Higher Purpose #1801 [TV-Y]
When Bud is blamed for an accident D.W. causes, she has to decide whether to let her friend take the fall. D.W. and Bud can't wait to ride Wonder World's newest rollercoaster.

  • KET2 Tuesday, September 1 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, September 1 at 4:00 pm EDT

The Friend Who Wasn't There/Surprise! #1802 [TV-Y]
Muffy searches for her long lost imaginary friend. Francine is un-invited to Catherine's party.

  • KET2 Wednesday, September 2 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Wednesday, September 2 at 4:00 pm EDT

The Case of the Girl with the Long Face/The Substitute Arthur #1803 [TV-Y]
Fern's been feeling low and no one can figure out why. Luckily, Buster Baxter is on the case! With Arthur out of town, Buster is on the hunt for a new best friend.

  • KET2 Thursday, September 3 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, September 3 at 4:00 pm EDT

Best Wishes/The Tardy Tumbler #1804 [TV-Y]
After George has a lucky streak, his friends pressure him to wish for a snow day. Prunella's excited about making the gymnastics team until she realizes practice starts at 6 am!

  • KET2 Friday, September 4 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Friday, September 4 at 4:00 pm EDT

Whip. Mix. Blend./Staycation #1806 [TV-Y]
When his mom starts dating Archie Vanderloo, Rattles finds himself spending lots of time with Archie's kids. Arthur offers to babysit. What could go wrong? With D.W. on the loose... just about everything!

  • KET2 Monday, September 7 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Monday, September 7 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Wednesday, September 23 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Wednesday, September 23 at 4:00 pm EDT

Shelter from the Storm Part 1 & 2 #1810 [TV-Y]
When a powerful hurricane hits Elwood City, Ladonna's dad is called up by the Army Corps of Engineers, Muffy relocates to a shelter, Arthur struggles to reunite lost pets and owners, and Brain seeks the help of a therapist.

  • KET2 Tuesday, September 8 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, September 8 at 4:00 pm EDT

Two Minutes/Messy Dress Mess #1807 [TV-Y]
Power shifts in the Tibble household when the twins find out Tommy is two minutes older than Timmy. Ladonna's thrilled when Muffy loans her a beautiful recital dress.

  • KET2 Wednesday, September 9 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Wednesday, September 9 at 4:00 pm EDT

Super Saver/Tibbles to The Rescue #1808 [TV-Y]
Business is slow for Mr. and Mrs. Read. Arthur learns how his family can work together to save money. When D.W. saves Tommy and Timmy from a nasty fall, they decide to repay the favor.

  • KET2 Thursday, September 10 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, September 10 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, September 28 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Monday, September 28 at 4:00 pm EDT

The Pageant Pickle/Some Assembly Required #1809 [TV-Y]
Arthur is excited because school is almost out, but he doesn't want to go to D.W.'s Spring Pageant! D.W. realizes her imagination is way better than any toy.

  • KET2 Friday, September 11 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Friday, September 11 at 4:00 pm EDT

Arthur Loses His Marbles/Friday the 13th #610 [TV-Y]
Arthur trains with Grandma Thora, a marbles champion, so he can beat all his friends. But when the Elwood City marbles tournament comes down to Read vs. Read, he learns that she didn't quite pass along all her secrets. While others are stepping over cracks or walking around ladders, Brain scoffs and defies all the superstitions—but then he has a run of bad luck. With Friday the 13th on the way, should he rethink things?

  • KET2 Monday, September 14 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Monday, September 14 at 4:00 pm EDT

Is That Kosher/Never Never Never #1201 [TV-Y]
Francine tried to fast on Yom Kippur, but can she resist a pizza party? Joan Rivers guest stars as Francine's grandma, Bubba.

  • KET2 Wednesday, September 16 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Wednesday, September 16 at 4:00 pm EDT

Arthur Unravels/All the Rage #1408 [TV-Y]
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? 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?

  • KET2 Thursday, September 17 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, September 17 at 4:00 pm EDT

Grandpa Dave's Memory Album/Buster's Carpool Catastrophe #1506 [TV-Y]
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. Muffy, Arthur, and Buster are carpool to their cooking class.

  • KET2 Friday, September 18 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Friday, September 18 at 4:00 pm EDT

Fountain Abbey/Arthur Calls It #1805 [TV-Y]
The diary of Muffy's great, great grandmother Mary Alice reveals a very interesting story. Arthur doubts his decision to call Buster out during a baseball game.

  • KET2 Monday, September 21 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Monday, September 21 at 4:00 pm EDT

The Wheel Deal/the Buster Report #1401 [TV-Y]
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. 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?

  • KET2 Tuesday, September 22 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, September 22 at 4:00 pm EDT

The Agent of Change/D.W. Unties the Knot #1402 [TV-Y]
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! 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.

  • KET2 Thursday, September 24 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, September 24 at 4:00 pm EDT

Nicked by a Name/The Play's the Thing #1403 [TV-Y]
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 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!

  • KET2 Friday, September 25 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Friday, September 25 at 4:00 pm EDT

Around The World In 11-Minutes/Muffy and the Big Bad Blog #1407 [TV-Y]
The gang encounters many obstacles traveling around the world by plane, balloon, and motor scooters. Muffy discovers that web blogging is a great way to keep her readers up to date whether they're interested or not!

  • KET2 Tuesday, September 29 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, September 29 at 4:00 pm EDT

Follow The Bouncing Ball/Buster Baxter and the Letter From The Sea #1406 [TV-Y]
Alberto Molina's beloved soccer ball signed by Ecuadorian soccer star El Boomerang is lost! While on vacation with the Read family, Buster discovers a message in a bottle on the shore.

  • KET2 Wednesday, September 30 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Wednesday, September 30 at 4:00 pm EDT
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