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

Spring WNED PBS KIDS Family Night Schedule

Air Dates Subject to Change


The Peg + Cat Mystery Hour - July 7-9, 2017

Peg and Cat invite you to join them for an hour of four all-new, back-to-back math mysteries!
     Make Pet and Cat Stick Puppets
     Recipe for Peg's Perfect Pizza
     Make Your Own Animated Flipbook Movie

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood- July 14-16m 2017

A mini-marathon of Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood including Daniel Goes to Sleep, Daniel Takes His Time, Nighttime in the Neighborhood and Daniel's Sleepover.
     Create Daniel Tiger & Friends Masks
     Recipe for Veggie Trolley Snacks
     DIY Lantern
     Create Your Own Cardboard Neighborhood

Wild Kratts: Creatures of the Deep Sea - July 21-23, 2017

Aboard Aviva's newly designed Deep Sea Explorer, the Wild Kratts team ventures to the last creature frontier -the Deep Sea. The challenges of the deep are many, and when ultimately they are forced to make a decision, the Wild Kratts must decide what is truly important. Science Concept: How life survives in the Deep Sea.
     Create Deep Sea Creatures
     Bioluminescence in the Deep Ocean Activity
     Stay Hydrated with Fruit-Flavored Water
     Turn an Ordinary Sponge Into a Sea Creature Inspired Bath Toy
     Make Your Own Water Scope to Take a Peek at What's Happening Under the Water's Surface

Special Event - Wild Kratts Alaska: Hero's Journey and Wild Alaska LIVE! - July 26

     PBS KIDS Summer of Adventure Activity Booklet (PDF)


Wild Kratts Alaska: Hero's Journey **NEW** - July 28-30, 2017 

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

Splash and Bubbles Mini-Marathon- August 4-6, 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.  
     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

Nature Cat: Ocean Commotion - August 11-13, 2017

A day for celebrating Hal and his favorite chew toy Mr. Chewinsky's three-year anniversary as dog and toy has gone from joyous fun to total sadness as Nature Cat has made a terrible mistake! Nature Cat accidentally dropped Mr. Chewinsky down the storm drain, and now he is floating on the storm water, working his way through the drain system to the river and out to the ocean! Oh no! As the gang goes to find and save Mr. Chewinsky, they learn how all waterways are connected, and also meet up with a new special friend named Nature Dog, who helps them navigate the oceans.
DIY Sail Boat
     Water Conservation Awareness Activity
     Make a Mini Composter

     Make Edible Slime
     Stay Hydrated with Fruit-Flavored Water
     Makin' Tracks with Paint 
     PBS KIDS Summer of Adventure Activity Booklet (PDF)
     DIY Jellyfish in a Bottle

Ready Jet Go!: Back to Borton 7 **NEW** - August 18-20, 2017 

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.
      Make One-Ingredient Healthy Ice Cream
      Recipe for Galactic Glitter Play Dough

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood: Meet the New Baby - August 25-27, 2017

The Tiger Family is expanding and Daniel finds out that he is going to be a big brother! At first he isn't sure what to expect, but as his family prepares for the arrival of the new baby, Daniel learns about what it means to be a big brother and a big helper, too.
     Make Your Own Trolleys
     Make a Daniel Tiger Finger Puppet
     Recipe for Veggie Trolley Snacks


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

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?
     Ghostly Mini Pita Pizza Recipe
     Create Glitter Glue Ghost Art
     DIY Monster Slime

Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas **NEW** - November 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. 

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!
     Find Your Badge Number
     Take the Odd Squad Quiz
     Make Your Own Badge
     Color by Number
     Find the Blob Sleuthing Game
     Spy School Games