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 WNED 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 473 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


Tiger Family Trip

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood| Tiger Family Trip | May 22, 23 & 24, 2020

On this weekend’s WNED PBS KIDS Family Movie NightDaniel is excited about his road trip adventure to visit Grandpere, but he doesn’t know what to expect during the long car ride. With Mom Tiger’s assistance, Daniel experiences new sights and activities and learns about the many exciting things to do and see when you’re on a trip with your family.

Find out what happens on #FamilyMovieNight.

To continue the fun try these activities:


See what you can do when you miss someone in this story with Daniel Misses Grandpere..

Making something is one way to say "I love you." Try this recipe for Mom Tiger's Banana Bread.

Children feel proud when they can be helpers. This Choosing Chores activity will show your little one how their help is valued and appreciated.

Build reading skills and have fun with this PBS KIDS game-Big Brother Daniel.

So pop some popcorn and get ready for Family Movie Night with WNED PBS KIDS 24/7 on TV 17.3/Spectrum Cable 1276/ Verizion FiOS 18 / Comcast Cable 221 or stream on our website.


Molly of Denaili

Molly of Denali Mini-Marathon| May 29, 30 & 31, 2020

On this weekend’s WNED PBS KIDS Family Movie Nightget ready to sled into fun with Molly of Denali! Join Molly, an Alaska Native girl, her dog Suki, and friends Tooey and Trini on their adventures in epically beautiful Alaska. Along the way, Molly’s life is enhanced, kept on track, and flat-out saved by maps, guide books, websites, weather reports, and more.

Find out what happens on #FamilyMovieNight.

To continue the fun try these activities:

You can explore Molly's village with this interactive game-Explore with Molly.

Explore the Alaskan wilderness with Molly, her mom, and Nina--with this Alaskan Adventure game. Take photos of amazing animals and record what you find in your notebook.

You may not be able to see the Northern Lights from your house, but you can create a Galaxy in a Jarwith with your PBS KID with this activity from PBS Parents.

Continue the fun with theMolly of Denali Podcast.Over eight episodes, Molly and her friend Tooey discover the identity of a mystery creature that has stolen Molly’s birthday cake. Join Molly and the gang and discover what life is like for a typical kid on big adventures in Alaska!

With these printable activities you can help Molly find her way through a maze, learn about animals in Alaska and more.

So pop some popcorn and get ready for Family Movie Night with WNED PBS KIDS 24/7 on TV 17.3/Spectrum Cable 1276/ Verizion FiOS 18 / Comcast Cable 221 or stream on our website.


Hero Elementary

Hero Elementary Mini-Marathon| June 5, 6 & 7, 2020

On this weekend’s WNED PBS KIDS Family Movie Nightget ready for a mini-marathon from our latest PBS KIDS series. Hero Elementary is a school for budding superheroes, where kids learn to master their innate powers, like flying and teleportation, while exploring science along the way. This new series will give children ages important tools to help them solve problems by encouraging them to think and act like scientists, igniting their natural curiosity.

Find out what happens on #FamilyMovieNight.

So pop some popcorn and get ready for Family Movie Night with WNED PBS KIDS 24/7 on TV 17.3/Spectrum Cable 1276/ Verizion FiOS 18 / Comcast Cable 221 or stream on our website.


Wild Kratts Movie Marathon

Wild Kratts Movie Marathon | June 12, 13 & 14, 2020

On this weekend’s WNED PBS KIDS Family Movie Night join us for Wild Kratts: Amazin' Amazon Adventure! When Aviva experiences an invention slump, the Wild Kratts team is determined to help. They take her down the mysterious Amazon River in search of inspiration from the amazing creatures that live there. Then it's Wild Kratts: Back in Creature Time. The Wild Kratts crew lament the extinction of different animals in recent history and how they'll never ever be able to see them. Aviva decides that it's finally time to unveil her most secret invention yet - the Time Trampoline!Find out what happens on #FamilyMovieNight.

Find out what happens on #FamilyMovieNight.

Instead of throwing away empty egg cartons, upcycle them into this easy and adorable turtle craft while discussing sea turtles’ habitats and the importance of recycling.

Play theWild Kratts Baby Animal Rescue game or the Creature Power Suit Underwater Challenge.

You and your child can experience the effects of camouflage firsthand with this simple experiment--Blend Like a Chameleon.

Use this printable and play Wild Kratts Bingo! Alaska Edition.

So pop some popcorn and get ready for Family Movie Night with WNED PBS KIDS 24/7 on TV 17.3/Spectrum Cable 1276/ Verizion FiOS 18 / Comcast Cable 221 or stream on our website.


Father's Day Celebration| June 19, 20 & 21, 2020

On this weekend’s WNED PBS KIDS Family Movie Night it's all about celebrating Father’s Day! Watch the father-centered episodes of some of your favorite shows, including Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood, Arthur, Dinosaur Train, WordGirl, Sid the Science Kid, and Cyberchase!

Find out what happens on #FamilyMovieNight.

To continue the fun try these activities:


Play the Something Special For Dad game from Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood.

These Father's Day goodie bags are so easy to make and can be filled with treats, notes and fun surprises for Dad.

Make a DIY Dad Card. This Father's Day project allows you to make accessories that fit the personality of the man in your child's life.

Making something is one way to say "I love you." Try this recipe for Mom Tiger's Banana Bread.

So pop some popcorn and get ready for Family Movie Night with WNED PBS KIDS 24/7 on TV 17.3/Spectrum Cable 1276/ Verizion FiOS 18 / Comcast Cable 221 or stream on our website.


Nature Cat

Nature Cat Mini-Marathon | June 26, 27, & 28, 2020

On this weekend’s WNED PBS KIDS Family Movie Nightexplore the natural wonders of the world with Nature Cat! First up it's The Return of Bad Dog Bart where Nature Cat and his pals race to locate Bad Dog Bart's stolen loot of cat toys. Then it'sNature Cat: A Nature Carol where Nature Cat is visited by the spirits of Nature Past, Present, and Future, on Christmas Eve. Finally in Nature Cat: Ocean Comotion, Nature Cat and pals embark on an aquatic adventure to save Hal's favorite chew toy, meeting a new friend -- Nature Dog -- along the way.

Find out what happens on #FamilyMovieNight.

To continue the fun try these activities:

Send your backyard sleuths on a scavenger hunt to find items and textures from nature with this Nature Cat Scavenger Hunt.

Create a Backyard Extraordinaire Explorer Kit for your PBS KID.

If your children could choose any member of the Nature Cat crew to take on a road trip, who would they choose? Check out the Nature Road Trip Game. In this game, kids select their favorite backyard explorers and travel from Niagara Falls to the Kīlauea Volcano, discovering facts about our nation's natural wonders along the way!

So pop some popcorn and get ready for Family Movie Night with WNED PBS KIDS 24/7 on TV 17.3/Spectrum Cable 1276/ Verizion FiOS 18 / Comcast Cable 221 or stream on our website.


PBS KIDS Movie Marathon | July 3, 4 & 5, 2020

On this weekend’s PBS KIDS Family Night join us for a night filled with some of our favorite PBS Kids movies! Tune in to watch Dinosaur Train: Zeppelin Adventure, Xavier Riddle and the Secret Movie: I am Madam President, and D.W. and the Beastly Birthday. Find out what happens on #FamilyMovieNight.

To continue the fun try these activities:

Yadina goes on a quest to meet some of history's female heroes. Play the Hidden Heroes game and solve the puzzle to collect items associated with historical heroes! Learn more about how the heroes changed the world, repeat their mantras, and unlock more heroes.

Celebrate Girl Power with this collection of Diverse Children's Books about Strong Girlsfrom PBS parents.

Make a Hero Self Portrait--help your child draw a self portrait and identify their own heroic qualities with this article from PBS parents.

Check out the Dinosaur Train game -Dinocar Designer! Decorate train cars and discover the joy of helping others!

Color and fold this cute Arthur-themed party hat.

Make some music with this Sounda-pa-looza game or play the Pink-Perfect Band game and create and instrument and play music .

So pop some popcorn and get ready for Family Movie Night with WNED PBS KIDS 24/7 on TV 17.3/Spectrum Cable 1276/ Verizion FiOS 18 / Comcast Cable 221 or stream on our website.


Arthur and the Haunted Tree House

Halloween in July | July 10, 11 & 12, 2020

On this weekend’s PBS KIDS Family Night enjoy a night of Halloween fun in July! Check out some of our favorite Halloween episodes from Arthur, Wild Kratts, and more! First up it's The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About Halloween! Then stay tuned for Arthur and the Haunted Tree House. The evening wraps up with Wild Kratts: Creepy Creatures. Find out what happens on #FamilyMovieNight.

To continue the fun try these activities:

Even though Arthur loves Halloween, loves trick or treating and he always has just the best costumes ever, in this Arthur's Trick & Treats game, well tonight he decided to stay at home and give out candy to all the trick or treaters, Play along and help Arthur hand out candy.

Get creative with a craft from PBS Parents. Try this Not-So-Scary Boo book. It’s a place for children to write down what scares them and what they can do to tackle their fears. It’s great to do as a family, so that children can see how grown-ups handle their feelings too.

Ready for some Creepy Creature Halloween fun? Try this activity from Wild Kratts.

So pop some popcorn and get ready for Family Movie Night with WNED PBS KIDS 24/7 on TV 17.3/Spectrum Cable 1276/ Verizion FiOS 18 / Comcast Cable 221 or stream on our website.