Enjoy WNED PBS KIDS Family Night With Your Children!

Pop the popcorn, gather the juice boxes and make a date for Family Night with your children. It’s easy with a little help from WNED PBS KIDS.

Each Friday, the WNED PBS KIDS Channel brings you special programming for your family. Between 7 pm and 9 pm, you can see some of your favorites from PBS KIDS including movie specials and themed programming. The Family Night specials will repeat again on Saturday and Sunday nights.

You can find all the fun on WNED PBS KIDS Channel 17.3 over the air or on Channel 1276 on Spectrum, Channel 18 on Verizon FiOS and Channel 221 on Comcast Cable. Remember, that you can watch WNED PBS KIDS on your computer, tablet or phone too

Splash and Bubbles
Odd Squad
Cat in the Hat
Sesame Street
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood
Wild Kratts

WNED PBS KIDS Family Night Schedule

Air Dates Subject to Change

 

Splash and Bubbles Mini-Marathon- Sept. 29- October 1, 2017

Join Splash and Bubbles and all their friends from Reeftown as they explore the world's undersea habitats, make new friends and learn along the way.  
To continue the fun try these activities:
     Become a Reeftown Ranger
     Deep Sea Fish Drawing Activity
     Make Edible Slime
     Stay Hydrated with Fruit-Flavored Water
     Water Cycle Activity
     Bioluminescence in the Deep Ocean Activity
 

Odd Squad: Against the Odds **NEW** - October 6-8, 2017 

Olive goes undercover in a high-stakes "Rock, Paper, Scissors" game. Otto and Oscar try to stop Olive from turning into a pirate. In the middle of summer, Olive and Otto must figure out why parts of the town are turning snowy and cold. Olive and Otto interrogate two suspects to figure out which one is innocent and which one is guilty.
To continue the fun try these activities:
     Agent Check-Up Game 
     Make Your Own Mathroom
     DIY Agent Costume
     Find Your Badge Number
     Take the Odd Squad Quiz
     Make Your Own Badge
     Color by Number
     Find the Blob Sleuthing Game
     Spy School Games

The Cat in the Hat Knows a lot About Halloween! - October 13-15, 2017

The Cat is back in this fun filled spooky musical adventure with Sally and Nick as they set out to find the best Halloween costumes ever!
 To continue the fun try these activities:
     Cat in the Hat Shape Hunt Adventure
     Cat in the Hat Exploring Spacial Sense Activity 
     Corn Maze Craze
     Make a Handprint Spider
     DIY Monster Claws
     Best PBS KIDS Costumes
     Make a Haunted House

 

Oddtober: PBS KIDS Halloween Marathon - October 20-22 2017

Featuring new Halloween episodes of Splash and Bubbles and Odd Squad!

To continue the fun try these activities:
     DIY Costume Suggestions
     Paint or Carve Your Pumpkins with Stencils from PBS KIDS
     Build Your Own Bat Box With These Instructions From WILD KRATTS
 

Arthur & the Haunted Tree House **NEW** - October 27-29 2017

Buster wears a pumpkin costume and goes trick-or-treating

This Halloween is sure to be the spookiest ever for Arthur and his friends. While trick-or-treating, Francine meets an elderly woman with a very mysterious past, while Binky finds himself at Mr. Ratburn’s amazing haunted house (that’s scarier than math class!). And as for Arthur, Buster and Ladonna? Their tree house sleepover seems to be haunted...but by what?
To continue the fun try these activities:
     Ghostly Mini Pita Pizza Recipe
     Create Glitter Glue Ghost Art
     DIY Monster Slime
     
Monstrously Good Book Suggestions
     Aurthur & D. W. Jack-O-Lanterns Templates
 

Ready Jet Go!: Back to Bortron 7 - November 3-5, 2017 

Jet and Sean stand back-to-back holding glowing orbs in this episodic image from the Ready Jet Go special Back to Bortron 7

When Jet's parents need to return to their home planet, Sean and Sydney join the Propulsion family for on an epic adventure to Bortron 7.
To continue the fun try these activities:
      Make One-Ingredient Healthy Ice Cream
      Recipe for Galactic Glitter Play Dough
 

Wild Kratts Alaska: Hero's Journey - November 10-12, 2017 

Martin Kratt swims with a school of salmon in Alaska

While creature adventuring in Alaska, one of Aviva's breakthrough inventions falls overboard and attaches to a sockeye salmon -- jump-starting a wild chase upriver through the wilderness. The Wild Kratts track the incredible salmon run -- a quest fraught with obstacles and amazing creature connections around every bend.
     PBS KIDS Summer of Adventure Activity Booklet (PDF)
     Recipe for Homemade Trail Mix

Thomas & Friends: Journey Beyond Sodor - November 17-19, 2017

 

Join Thomas and his friends in this exciting adventure to the mainland that shows us friendship is more important than being the favorite engine. Can Thomas and the new experimental engines save James and help bring him back to the Island of Sodor?
     
Hide & Sheep Searching Game
     Box Car Relay Game 
     
Steam Team Design Game
     Peep Peep Parfait Recipe
     
Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas **NEW** - November 24-26 2017

An all-new Sesame Street special goes back in time to show how Elmo’s ancestors – not to mention those of Grover, Big Bird, Bert, Ernie, Oscar the Grouch and Cookie Monster – helped transform “the most unfriendly street in town” into the bright, kind, music-filled place it is today. 
To continue the fun try these activities:
     Create a My Family Traditions Book
     Edible Christmas Crafts
     Thumbprint Christmas Lights
     Make a Christmas Countdown Activity Chain
     Create Stained Glass Christmas Ornaments
     Christmas Math Printable


Odd Squad: World Turned Odd **NEW** - January 2018

When Oona, Olympia, and Otis accidentally change the past, they undo every odd case Odd Squad has ever solved! The agents embark on a mission across time to set things right!
To continue the fun try these activities:
     Find Your Badge Number
     Take the Odd Squad Quiz
     Make Your Own Badge
     Color by Number
     Find the Blob Sleuthing Game
     Spy School Games