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.

9:00 AMSuper WHY! 
The Super Readers help sort out a scrambled story after some of its words fall from the page onto the floor.
9:30 AMThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! 
The Cat takes the kids to Silhouette Valley, where they learn that shadows are made by blocking light.
10:00 AMNature Cat 
Nature Cat and pals celebrate Earth Day by getting a grocery store to stop using plastic bags. They also learn about plastic waste after finding a plastic bottle in a stream.
10:30 AMReady Jet Go! 
Jet pitches an idea for the annual Boxwood Terrace Christmas Pageant, and not only is it accepted, he gets to direct it.
11:00 AMCyberchase 
Part 1 of 2. A drilling disaster at a nature preserve.
11:30 AMArthur 
Brain wants to be the first one to spot a rare bird called the green-tailed grebe; Arthur gives away a present that he'd gotten from Buster.
12:00 PMOdd Squad 
Oscar attends a meeting of Odd Squad scientists.
12:30 PMMolly of Denali 
Molly decides to organize an ice-sculpting competition, but rising temperatures threaten it; and Molly and Randall lose an important piece of a totem pole that's to be raised in Sitka.
1:00 PMXavier Riddle and the Secret Museum 
Xavier is working away on his home-made volcano science project, but it blows up before he's able to get his camera and take a picture. Our heroes are sent back in time to meet an incredible scientist: Louis Pasteur. As Xavier attempts to work alongside Louis, first painting a picture and then conducting a very important science experiment, he realizes that no matter what kind of project you're doing, you have to think about what you need before you start.
1:30 PMWild Kratts 
The Wild Kratts team searches for a fawn and learns about deer society and the purpose of antlers.
2:00 PMDinosaur Train 
2:30 PMDaniel Tiger's Neighborhood 
Daniel Does Gymnastics - When Daniel goes to gymnastics for the first time, he feels a little nervous to join in with his friends. Dad Tiger helps Daniel feel brave by doing the gymnastics movements together and showing him that he can do it all on his o
3:00 PMSesame Street 
Cookie Monster is a journalist for Abby and Big Bird's newspaper, "Hey! Sesame Street News!" He solves the mystery of Chris' missing belt buckle by asking the five "W" questions: who, what, where, when and why.
3:30 PMPinkalicious & Peterrific 
A freak snowstorm leaves Pinkville covered in pink snow.
4:00 PMLet's Go Luna! 
Andy gets frustrated while painting a picture of his model train; the friends visit a Paris museum.
4:30 PMNature Cat 
Nature Cat and pals celebrate Earth Day by getting a grocery store to stop using plastic bags. They also learn about plastic waste after finding a plastic bottle in a stream.
5:00 PMWild Kratts 
The team is separated when a wave crashes into the Tortuga.
5:30 PMWild Kratts 
The Wild Kratts team searches for a fawn and learns about deer society and the purpose of antlers.
6:00 PMXavier Riddle and the Secret Museum 
Xavier is working away on his home-made volcano science project, but it blows up before he's able to get his camera and take a picture. Our heroes are sent back in time to meet an incredible scientist: Louis Pasteur. As Xavier attempts to work alongside Louis, first painting a picture and then conducting a very important science experiment, he realizes that no matter what kind of project you're doing, you have to think about what you need before you start.
6:30 PMMolly of Denali 
Molly decides to organize an ice-sculpting competition, but rising temperatures threaten it; and Molly and Randall lose an important piece of a totem pole that's to be raised in Sitka.
7:00 PMHero Elementary 
The Sparks' Crew tries to learn how to stop the giant ball that has been rolling around Citytown; The Sparks' Crew track down AJ's backpack that floated away in the lake.
7:30 PMOdd Squad 
Oscar attends a meeting of Odd Squad scientists.
8:00 PMArthur 
Brain wants to be the first one to spot a rare bird called the green-tailed grebe; Arthur gives away a present that he'd gotten from Buster.
8:30 PMWordGirl 
The Learnerer steals a giant diamond; Mr. Big employs mind control to make sure his dinner-theater show is a success.
9:00 PMXavier Riddle and the Secret Museum 
Xavier is working away on his home-made volcano science project, but it blows up before he's able to get his camera and take a picture. Our heroes are sent back in time to meet an incredible scientist: Louis Pasteur. As Xavier attempts to work alongside Louis, first painting a picture and then conducting a very important science experiment, he realizes that no matter what kind of project you're doing, you have to think about what you need before you start.

How to Watch MPTV PBS Kids

Because MPTV PBS Kids is a local broadcast channel, there is a good chance you are one of the 90% of households that can receive this channel for free with a TV antenna. We have a report that shows you what to expect if you installed a TV within your home.

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