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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

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
  • KET2 Friday, October 23 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Friday, October 23 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
  • KET2 Wednesday, October 21 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Wednesday, October 21 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
  • KET2 Friday, October 9 at 6:30 am 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
  • KET2 Monday, October 26 at 6:30 am EST
  • KET Monday, October 26 at 4:00 pm EST

Arthur Read: 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
  • KET2 Tuesday, October 6 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, October 6 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

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, September 15 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, September 15 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

Falafelosophy/The Great Lint Rush #1404 [TV-Y]
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! Mr. Toad is back! And he's ready to corner the Sock Market, leaving everyone in Elwood City barefoot and bereft.

  • KET2 Thursday, October 1 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, October 1 at 4:00 pm EDT

Tales of Grotesquely Grim Bunny #1405 [TV-Y]
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. 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.

  • KET2 Friday, October 2 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Friday, October 2 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Thursday, October 29 at 6:30 am EST
  • KET Thursday, October 29 at 4:00 pm EST

D.W., Queen of the Comeback/In My Africa #1409 [TV-Y]
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. D.W.'s new classmate, Cheikh, is from Senegal, Africa! When D.W. realizes that she doesn't know much about Africa she decides to learn through music. D.W., Brain, and Cheikh team-up to write a song about all 54 countries on that continent!

  • KET2 Monday, October 5 at 6:30 am EDT

Buster Spaces Out/The Long Road Home #1410 [TV-Y]
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! After costing Lakewood Elementary the win in a relay race against Mighty Mountain, George wants to redeem himself.

  • KET2 Wednesday, October 7 at 6:30 am EDT

Fifteen - Parts I & II #1501 [TV-Y]
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.

  • KET2 Thursday, October 8 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, October 8 at 4:00 pm EDT

I Wanna Hold Your Hand/Whistling in the Wind #1502 [TV-Y]
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! The Tibbles 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?

  • KET2 Monday, October 12 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Monday, October 12 at 4:00 pm EDT

Buster's Secret Admirer/The Last King of Lambland #1503 [TV-Y]
Buster receives a box of chocolates in the mail from a secret admirer. 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!

  • KET2 Tuesday, October 13 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, October 13 at 4:00 pm EDT

Cents-Less/Buster The Lounge Lizard #1504 [TV-Y]
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. 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.

  • KET2 Wednesday, October 14 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Wednesday, October 14 at 4:00 pm EDT

To Eat Or Not to Eat/S.W.E.A.T. #1505 [TV-Y]
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? 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.

  • KET2 Thursday, October 15 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, October 15 at 4:00 pm EDT

Prunella The Packrat/What's in a Name? #1507 [TV-Y]
Prunella tries to break her packrat habits and Binky find out his real name isn't Binky, it's Shelley!

  • KET2 Friday, October 16 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Friday, October 16 at 4:00 pm EDT

Muffy's Classy Classics Club/Best Enemies #1508 [TV-Y]
Muffy invites her friends to join a Pretty Pioneers book club but can't take their criticisms that the books are poorly written. Mom has new clients coming over and they have a daughter who is D.W.'s age - 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.

  • KET2 Monday, October 19 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Monday, October 19 at 4:00 pm EDT

Buster's Garden of Grief/Through The Looking Glasses #1509 [TV-Y]
With Fritz gone, Buster is in charge of the community garden, but it proves to be too much for just one person. 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!

  • KET2 Tuesday, October 20 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, October 20 at 4:00 pm EDT

The Butler Did....What?/The Trouble with Trophies #1510 [TV-Y]
Bailey is missing! With the help of the Baxter Detective Agency, Muffy discovers a series of clues. Muffy is convinced that Fern must be despairing about never having won anything, and she sets out to give Fern a prize.

  • KET2 Thursday, October 22 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET Thursday, October 22 at 4:00 pm EDT

Fernkenstein's Monster/D.W., Dancing Queen #804 [TV-Y]
Fern's scary story is a little too scary—now the other kids are afraid of her. So she sets out to prove her skills as a writer by creating a story that's fun instead of frightening. Binky isn't having much luck teaching D.W. to dance, but is it the student or the teacher who needs more practice?

  • KET2 Tuesday, October 27 at 6:30 am EST
  • KET Tuesday, October 27 at 4:00 pm EST

What Scared Sue Ellen?/Clarissa Is Cracked #312 [TV-Y]
Sue Ellen, who's not afraid of much, hears a really scary howling noise in the woods and tries to get the gang to help her investigate. Grandma Thora lends D.W. an antique porcelain doll for a week.

  • KET2 Wednesday, October 28 at 6:30 am EST
  • KET Wednesday, October 28 at 4:00 pm EST

Hic or Treat/Mr. Alwaysright #1107 [TV-Y]
D.W. gets a case of the hiccups that just won't go away. Annoyed that Brain always seems to be right about everything, Buster becomes determined to catch him in a mistake.

  • KET2 Friday, October 30 at 6:30 am EST
  • KET Friday, October 30 at 4:00 pm EST
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Official web site: http://pbskids.org/arthur

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