MPTV PBS Kids TV Guide Listings

Live TV schedule for MPTV PBS Kids in the Chicago Area

This is the MPTV PBS Kids TV schedule for the next 12 hours within the Chicago Area. You can view other local TV listings by going back to the full TV guide schedule.

8:30 AMPinkalicious & Peterrific 
Mommy invents a glitter-spray gadget.
9:00 AMSesame Street    new  
Bert uses his imagination and pretend-plays a saxophone so that he can join his friends in their pretend band and play in a concert.
9:30 AMSuper WHY! 
The Super Readers enter "Tiddalick the Frog," an Australian story about a frog who's leaving his neighbors waterless. Along the way, they learn about conservation and how to spell frog.
10:00 AMWordWorld 
Dog accidentally floats away in a hot-air balloon that Ant built Bear for her birthday; Sheep learns to ride a bike.
10:30 AMSplash and Bubbles 
Dunk has doubts about his lucky rock; and Maury spreads misinformation because of his poor vision.
11:00 AMSid the Science Kid 
Sid thinks he's invented a device to help put toys away, then learns it's just a lever, which is used for lifting heavy objects.
11:30 AMCaillou 
Caillou learns about crossing a street, washing one's hands and cleaning one's room.
12:00 PMPeep and the Big Wide World 
Peep sets sail in an Easter-egg shell and Quack finds a pair of orange sunglasses in the pond.
12:30 PMMartha Speaks 
Martha is transported inside Alice's computer after she taps the wrong button; then Martha competes with a robotic mutt that Alice's folks bought.
1:00 PMSesame Street    new  
Bert uses his imagination and pretend-plays a saxophone so that he can join his friends in their pretend band and play in a concert.
1:30 PMDaniel Tiger's Neighborhood 
Prince Wednesday doesn't want to go to the bathroom because he's having so much fun; Daniel learns that it's okay to use a store bathroom while at Music Man Stan's shop.
2:00 PMDaniel Tiger's Neighborhood 
Daniel's play date with Miss Elaina goes awry when their toys break, but Lady Elaine helps them realize they can still have fun by using their imaginations; Daniel is excited to explore Prince Wednesday's rock collection.
2:30 PMPinkalicious & Peterrific 
Mommy invents a glitter-spray gadget.
3:00 PMThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! 
Nick and Sally learn about animals that stay up all night, meet a hermit crab in need of a new shell, and take in an undersea fashion show.
3:30 PMDinosaur Train 
The Pteranodon family visit Quetzalcoatlus Canyon, where Mr. Pteranodon flew when he was younger; Larry Lambeosaurus and Dad get stuck in a mud pit at the Big Pond.
4:00 PMLet's Go Luna! 
Leo is nervous about the animals wandering around Juneau but realizes they need their own space.
4:30 PMNature Cat 
Nature Cat and pals meet a sad desert tortoise during a visit to Barrel Cactus National Park; and Nature Cat waits in a tree to see something that Norman the Squirrel promised would be "unbelievably incredibly amazingly Nature Cat-y!"
5:00 PMWild Kratts 
Wild Kratts kid Manuel contacts the team to say that he has spotted an ocelot in the Sonoran Desert.
5:30 PMWild Kratts 
The brothers try to track a hummingbird, and discover that Gourmand has added the bird's eggs to his menu.
6:00 PMXavier Riddle and the Secret Museum 
The kids meet spooky storyteller Mary Shelley who shows Xavier how to tell a story that is both spooky and silly; Harry Houdini teaches Brad how to keep calm when he's scared.
6:30 PMMolly of Denali 
Suki digs up an old bone tool covered with markings; and Molly announces a contest to design an original flag for the Denali Trading Post.
7:00 PMOdd Squad 
Omar has plans to surprise Orla with a 500th birthday party. Normal party gifts aren't going to farewell with her, due to some intense Odd Squad history.
7:30 PMArthur 
Muffy worries that her friends don't need her anymore when they plan a bake sale without her; and Arthur thinks Mrs. MacGrady is being treated unfairly, so seeks guidance from Congressman John Lewis.
8:00 PMReady Jet Go! 
The kids reenact the first moon landing; and Jet's gift to Mindy allows her to defy gravity.
8:30 PMWordGirl 
Becky's family vacation is upended by Dr. Two-Brains; and Mr. Big creates a teen idol, Tiny Big, to part people from their money.

How to Watch MPTV PBS Kids

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