TV Schedule

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Morning

6:02 am
Ella the Elephant
Seashell Serenade
Determined to give a traditional welcome to the Elephant ,homecoming,, Ella and her friends attempt to revive the ,conch orchestra,, but they struggle to make a pleasant sound with this difficult instrument.
6:15 am
Opie's Home
Stay Mommy Stay
Opie will do anything to prevent Mom from going to work on Saturday when she's supposed to be home playing with him.
6:23 am
Zerby Derby
Flynn Beneath My Wings
Zack needs to get himself and his broken tire back to Zerby Town. But the only one around to help him is Flynn the Plane.
6:30 am
Now You Know
Subway
Howie and Baboo visit train operator Joe at the yard, where they learn about how subway rails use electricity to move the subway cars. Then they take a subway ride!
6:39 am
Doki
Play With Clay / Chasing Rainbows
When Fico's favourite mug is accidentally broken, his friends want to replace it. But how can we make Fico a new pottery mug? They know pottery has to do with clay, so they head to a place famous for clay pits - PATZCUARO, MEXICO. There, they strike a deal with a new friend - they'll help him make some new clay roof tiles, if he can help them with their own pottery project! It's a messy business, but the Team eventually learns how to turn muddy clay into both roof tiles, and a brand new mug for Fico. --- One day, the Team is puzzled when a rainbow does not appear after a storm. Doki wonders - what makes a rainbow? On a tip, they set off to VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE to find out! They raft upriver toward the falls, but after a series of mishaps, they land on opposite banks and the rafts float away. While trying to find a way back to the plane, they do see a rainbow - created by the moonlight shining on the mist from the falls! They learn that light, water vapour and just the right angle, is the recipe for rainbows.
7:01 am
Odd Squad
The Perfect Score
It's villain report card day at Odd Squad. Curriculum: Word problems involving addition and numerical relations; Using a number line
7:15 am
Paw Patrol
Pups Save a Cloud Surfer
Daring Danny X's decides to go kite-surfing on an extra windy day. His harness comes loose and Danny goes on wild ride through the clouds and nearly up into space. Time to call in the Air Patroller.
7:27 am
Explore More
Explore More - Touch
A science series hosted by Kara and shot with real kids in the real world, helping school age children learn that science is everywhere. This episode is about our sense of touch.
7:30 am
Wild Kratts
Golden Bamboo Lemur
While in Madagascar, the Wild Kratts learn from Wild Kratts Kid, Patricia Ranomafana, that a Golden Bamboo Lemur baby has been born. The team decides to stay a bit longer to learn about this rare lemur.
7:57 am
Arthur
Buster's Breathless/Fright Stuff
Based on the books by Marc Brown, this animated series tells stories about Arthur, his family and friends. Although Arthur is portrayed as an aardvark and his friends as other animals, they lead the same life and face the same dilemmas as any group of 8-year olds. BUSTER'S BREATHLESS: Will Buster's friends ever treat him the same after they learn he has asthma? Maybe the answer will be found on a guided tour through....Buster's lungs. FRIGHT STUFF: Prankster Poltergeists have arrived in Elwood City- and are just in time for the "Scare Your Pants Off" costume party! It's boys versus girl in what becomes a great big battle of the pranks, until the kids learn a lesson about practical jokes...from a spooky source.
8:22 am
Canada Crew
National Parks
Bebe and Mo fly their hot air balloon over Grasslands National Park to see Bison, meet Parks Canada interpreter Sheryl at Banff National Park, while Mo soaks in an outdoor hot spring, and Gavin meets a lobster at Cape Breton Highlands National Park.
8:30 am
Splash and Bubbles
Deflated Dunk / Kelp Forest Keepers
Tired of always being the "nervous friend", Dunk decides he will no longer puff up or get upset. At first, Splash, Bubbles and Ripple are happy that Dunk won't be nervous, but soon realize that Dunk's cautiousness and puffing up serves a great function in their relationship. --- Splash, Dunk and Bubbles spend the day with Tidy, the Garibaldi Fish, as "kelp forest keepers". Tidy's desire to have everything "just so" conflicts with Bubbles, Dunk and Splash's desire to have fun exploring the kelp forest.
8:57 am
Can You Imagine That!
Film Director
Makhi imagines what it would be like to be a film director and make movies! He loves action movies and would love to tell stories with fast action scenes. Makhi imagines working inside a large film studio where he can make it look like a snowy mountain. As a director, Makhi would have to make a lot of important decisions about what his movie will look like and work with his actors to get the right emotions. But he couldn't do it without working with a great film crew! Lights! Camera! Action!
9:02 am
Paw Patrol
Pups and the Ghost Pirate
It's Halloween and Capt'n Turbot is having a party on an old pirate ship! When the ship mysteriously starts to head out to sea captained by a ghost, the Paw Patrol must save the ship and discover who the ghost is!
9:26 am
Doozers
A Windy Wonder
Professor Gimbal calls the Pod Squad for help in testing out a new invention called the Windy Wonder. They have no problem finding numerous great uses for this cool new machine but it's hard to pick just one use that's the best.
9:38 am
Rob the Robot
Medieval Manners
Eager to meet a gallant, well mannered knight, in shining armour, the crew take a trip to the Medieval Planet. Only problem is, the knight they meet has no manners at all!
9:51 am
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Learning Adventure
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave are excited about going to school to learn new things. When the teacher fails to show up, Hatty invites Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave to take it in turns at being teacher themselves. They have fun sharing facts about dogs, birds and bananas, and by the end of the day are amazed by how many interesting things they already knew!
10:02 am
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small
Miffy the Waitress
At the summer fete, Miffy helps Poppy Pig run the refreshment stall by taking everyone's orders. But there's such a lot of different things to remember!
10:09 am
Wibbly Pig
Robot
We can't find Wibbly, but we do find a robot who seems very good at doing a robot dance and playing games. It turns out it is Wibbly - in a robot costume he has made out of a couple of cardboard boxes. When Scruffy Pig comes looking for Wibbly we decide to play a trick on him and see if he can tell who the robot really is - he doesn't and neither does Big Pig! In the end everyone makes their own robot and we all do the robot dance together.
10:21 am
Bing
Talkie Taxi
Bing and Sula discover a new toy at Amma's, a talking ride on car. It seems like fun until Talkie Taxi keeps saying the same thing over and over again. When the taxi crashes and is finally silenced Bing and Sula use their imagination to play a game they really want to play without being dictated to by the noisy taxi.
10:29 am
Thomas & Friends
Pingy Pongy Pick Up
It's an important day on the Island of Sodor. The football team are playing an important match. All of the engines are given special jobs to help with the big day. Thomas is asked to bring the team to the match and Emily is asked to bring the team's washing. Emily is not happy about this at all. She wants to do a job which is more important. So Emily decides to try and help everybody else and ignores her job. Emily soon learns that her job is very important - the washing she is due to deliver is the Sodor team's football kit! Now the football team have nothing to wear as Emily still hasn't collected the washing. Emily decides to make everything right for the team. She races to get the football kits cleaned and dries them by hanging the shirts like a long washing line from her funnel. The football team is delighted.
10:40 am
Thomas & Friends
Charlie and Eddie
Edward tries to show Charlie that he is a really fun engine instead of doing his job properly. Edward decides to be called Eddie for the day and races along the tracks telling Charlie jokes. Charlie thinks Eddie is so funny. A big mistake occurs when Edward takes the Fat Controller's car to the Steamworks by mistake. Kevin doesn't know how to fix cars, only steam engines, but Edward doesn't listen to Kevin and races off to have more fun with Charlie. Edward is horrified when he arrives back to the Steamworks and sees that instead of fixing the Fat Controller's car Kevin has put a funnel on its roof! The Fat Controller arrives to see the great big funnel sitting on top of his precious car! Edward realises that he needs to concentrate on his job rather than racing around Sodor with Charlie. Soon the car is fixed and Edward successfully delivers the mended car back to the Fat Controller.
10:51 am
Hi Opie!
Opie The Sandman
Opie does everything he can to help Samara have a peaceful nap.
10:58 am
Zerby Derby
Scree's Company / Leaf it to Dotty / Jake's Stakes
Zack and Lily want to climb a hill of scree - loose rocks and dirt. But every time they do, the rocks fall and block Axle's garage door. Time to try, try again and find a solution that rocks but not rolls. --- Dotty the Drone wants to help Fill and Sandy clean up hazards at Zerby Town Airport. But a drone doesn't make for a great construction vehicle. Lifting things just isn't Dotty's strength. But she learns she has a knack for moving leaves. --- Jake the Truck is having a hard time going around a banked turn without falling over. Zack comes to the rescue by teaching him the value of try, trying again.
11:21 am
Now You Know
Giraffes
Howie and Baboo watch elephants, zebras, and giraffes on a make-believe safari expedition, then wonder, ,Why does a giraffe have a long neck?, They visit animal handler Jason at African Lion Safari, travel on a jeep to watch giraffes eating the leaves from high up, and learn about why giraffes have long necks.
11:29 am
GBB: Take A Moment
Take a Moment: Bubbles
Gisele learns to take a moment to relax. In this episode, Gisele pretends to be a balloon.
11:32 am
Doggy Day School
Cheater In The Pack
When Lili loses game after game she decides to win at hopscotch by cheating. Lili soon learns that cheating isn`t right, not matter how much you want to win.
11:44 am
Lily's Driftwood Bay
Winter Games
It's a very cold day and it's snowing across the way on Driftwood Bay! It's the perfect weather for some winter games and Bull is determined to win a medal like the one Lily found washed up on the beach but finds it harder than he imagined.
11:51 am
Splash and Bubbles
Ripple's Sea Dragons
Ripple leads the gang to investigate the legend of the Sea Dragon that has been passed down in her family. When they discover what Sea Dragons actually are, they learn that just because they haven't seen something before doesn't mean it doesn't exist.

Afternoon

12:06 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Save a City Kitty
When Everest hosts Katie and Cali for a sleepover, the cat gets homesick and wanders off into the woods. It's up to the Paw Patrol to locate and rescue Cali.
12:18 pm
Floogals
Project Boxes
Mom Hooman's excited when she receives a delivery of boxes. The Floogals can't understand why something so plain would inspire such excitement. They work out that it was the contents of the box Mom was buzzing about but the Floogals discover that using the power of imagination can turn a simple cardboard box into a space station, a plane.. anything!
12:29 pm
Dinosaur Train
Rocket Train Surprise Party / Cloudy with a Chance of Fun
After Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don learn that it's Mr. Conductor's birthday, they decide to throw him a surprise party on his favorite place - the Dinosaur Train! The whole family plans the party, and even secretly rides the Rocket Train to pick up friends from all around the Mesozoic and to gather ginkgo leaves for a special birthday cake. The party is a huge success - the Conductor is surprised and moved, and loves his tasty ginkgo leaf birthday cake. --- As the Pteranodon kids play in their family nest, Buddy stares at a sky full of clouds and asks the group, ,What are clouds?, Mr. Pteranodon and his neighbor, Mr. Lambeosaurus have different opinions. As they all get on the Dinosaur Train, they consider whether clouds are made of water or whether they're just made of fluff. Tiny knows who would have the facts -- Mr. Conductor! He explains that clouds are made of billions of tiny drops of water that are so light they float in the air. He also takes the group to a stop at Cloudy Point Station where the kids play a cloud-spotting game, identifying three types of clouds they learned about: cirrus, stratus, and cumulus. In the end, a rainstorm certainly proves that clouds are made of water!
12:56 pm
Transform It!
Fabric Ball Necklace
Transform It is a series about taking objects you can find around your house and TRANSFORM them into new treasures.In this episode, Kara makes a necklace out of balls wrapped in fabric
12:59 pm
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Cake Adventure
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave bake a carrot cake for the Little Bunnies to help them say thank you to their Mom on Mother's Day, for being such a great Mom. Following Hatty's special recipe they seek out all the right ingredients, check the quantities they need and mix them all up in Hatty's magic hat to make the perfect bake!
1:11 pm
Mr. Moon
Skating Party
When Mr Moon and Stella see McCloud skating on the clouds, they decide that they want to have a go. Gold Star makes them some skates and they travel to the icy surface of Ganymede. After a lot of trial and error, they have a marvelous time.
1:23 pm
Bing
Kite
It's a windy day and Bing wants to fly his Hoppity Voosh kite with Flop. And he wants to do it all by himself. Even when Pando arrives and wants to help Bing insists on doing it his way. When the kite gets caught up in the park bench Bing realises that there are some times when another pair of hands comes in handy.
1:31 pm
GBB: Alphabet Ahoy
Alphabet Ahoy - Letter M
Pirate Gisele hunts for letter treasure on the beach. In this episode she uncovers the letter M and discovers the sound it makes.
1:34 pm
Thomas & Friends
Toby and the Whistling Woods
The Fat Controller asks Toby to go to the Summerhouse. This means that Toby will need to puff through the whistling woods. Toby is scared of the Whistling Woods but decides to be brave and starts to make his way through them. Suddenly he hears a strange noise and reverses quickly out of the woods where he meets Thomas and James. The engines see that Toby is a little frightened and offer to travel through the woods with him. Toby insists he can get through the woods on his own, so off he goes again. Toby enters the woods and soon hears another noise. He races right out of the woods again and bumps into James and Thomas's coal trucks. After another scares in the woods Toby decides to take the help that his friends have offered. Thomas and James take Toby through the woods. Suddenly Toby gets scared by the strange noises but his friends tell him that the noises are friendly sounds. One sound is being made by a beautiful owl, another is the sound of a waterfall, and the last is the sound of the wind whistling through the woods. Toby is at last happy in the Whistling Woods!
1:45 pm
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small
Grunty's Grumpy Day
Grunty is having a grumpy day - which is not like Grunty at all! Miffy sets out to find out what's wrong with her friend - and what she can do to make her feel better.
1:52 pm
The Day Henry Met...
The Day Henry Met... an Apple
Today is Henry's very first day of school, he meets an Apple sitting on the teacher's desk. But Oh no the teacher isn't feeling well so Henry decides to step in as a substitute teacher. Apple teaches Henry all the different subjects you learn at school.
1:57 pm
GBB: This & That Shop
Jay takes This and That's photo for the newspaper.
Jay the Reporter arrives to the This and That Shop to take a picture for the Big Backyard Daily News. When This and That pose for their picture, Jay finds that they are too near to the camera, but when they move back they find that they are too far away. When they finally find the right position the phone rings, making the headline: "This and That too busy to stand still for a photo".
1:59 pm
Lily's Driftwood Bay
Snowy Sheep Chase
Salty is worried about a heavy snowstorm coming towards Driftwood Bay. He and Lily gather the sheep into the warm sheep shed, however one stray sheep leads them deep into the snowstorm... to something special.
2:07 pm
Rob the Robot
The Green Swan
Ema's heart is broken when she discovers she's missed the ballet! Her friends decide to help out, succeeding not only in putting on a great show on the Ballet Planet, but in discovering ballet is fun for everyone!
2:21 pm
Zerby Derby
A Bundle of Trouble
Lily and Zack try to bring a big bundle of sticks back to the Construction Zerbies. But carrying that many sticks all at once turns out to be harder than expected.
2:28 pm
Canada Crew
National Parks
Bebe and Mo fly their hot air balloon over Grasslands National Park to see Bison, meet Parks Canada interpreter Sheryl at Banff National Park, while Mo soaks in an outdoor hot spring, and Gavin meets a lobster at Cape Breton Highlands National Park.
2:36 pm
Mister Maker
Mister Maker 213
Mister Maker shows you how to make terrific torn paper patterns, your very own pencil bug and a lighthouse to brighten up your bedroom. Guess the answer to today's shape puzzle and watch 'The Mister Maker Kid's' build a gigantic crown!
2:55 pm
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Cake Adventure
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave bake a carrot cake for the Little Bunnies to help them say thank you to their Mom on Mother's Day, for being such a great Mom. Following Hatty's special recipe they seek out all the right ingredients, check the quantities they need and mix them all up in Hatty's magic hat to make the perfect bake!
3:06 pm
Floogals
Project Halloween
When the Hoomans wear costumes and adorn their house with spooky decorations for a Halloween party, the Floogals are convinced trouble-making aliens have invaded the household. Soon they must decide whether or not to warn the Hoomans, at the risk of exposing their own secret mission.
3:18 pm
GBB: Sticks' Feelings
Sticks Feels Happy
Sticks learns how to feel happy.
3:21 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Save a Stinky Flower / Pups Save a Monkey-Naut
Mayor Humdinger drops off a 'gift' to Mayor Goodway, a flower that spreads a horrible stink when it blooms. Mayor Goodway tries to return it to him, but runs into trouble and has to be rescued by the Paw Patrol. Its takes Ryder, the pups, and Rocky's brand new tugboat to get that stinky plant out of Adventure Bay before it explodes stink seeds everywhere. --- A UFO has just splashed down in the bay! When Ryder and the pups pop the hatch, they find a monkey astronaut with a broken spacecraft and no way back into space. It's the Paw Patrol to the rescue! Ryder and the pups will have to launch the space capsule from the Air Patroller to get the monkey back into space in time to complete his mission!
3:45 pm
Ollie & Moon
Quest for the Irish Clover
When Moon assures Ollie she'll help him find a four-leaf clover, he thinks that's an impossible mission! They discover how to make impossible become possible by working together...
3:58 pm
What's the Big Idea?
Thinking
Hugo always has something to think about, whether it's something important like remembering mum's birthday or scoring a great goal. But is there ever a time when he's not thinking?
4:04 pm
Odd Squad
The Voice / Partners Problems
A villain steals Ms. O's voice. --- The agents are called in to help when Ohlm and Orchid have problems working together.
4:31 pm
Arthur
Fern's Flights of Fancy / Cereal
Will Fern give up her dreams of being a writer just because of one silly rejection? This is one case, George might have to solve alone. --- Buster tells the story of a missing cereal box on his all-new podcast. Will he be able to find the thief - and in the process - the truth?
4:59 pm
Annedroids
New Pals
While Nick and his Mom move into their new house, Nick meets some of his neighbors including an android-building genius scientist named Anne, who needs his help to turn on her latest invention.
5:23 pm
Wild Kratts
Tenrec Treasure Hunt
When Chris sets up an elaborate treasure hunt centering on a cool and rare group of insectivores - the Tenrec- from Madagascar, the rest of the crew sets off to complete the hunt.
5:50 pm
Dino Dan
Quetza Grandma
Before Grandma heads south for the winter, she and Trek create a comic book about three pterosaur babies who get lost on their migration south and the cave-people superheroes that save them: Tyrannosaurus Trek and Quetza Grandma!
6:02 pm
Giver
Toronto: T-Rex Park
Giver teams up with the community of Rexdale in Toronto to make an epic T-Rex themed playground!
6:26 pm
MathXplosion
Quest for Roman Numerals
What do C, D, I, L M, V and X represent? They're Roman numerals- created thousands of years ago and still used today. Join Eric on his quest for Roman numerals. It's not magic... it's math!
6:30 pm
Science Max: Experiments at Large
Loudest Sound
Phil tries to bend the power of sound to his will by making the loudest sound he can. Plus: make cornstarch mud dance, shatter a wine glass and make patterns with sand - all with the power of sound!
6:53 pm
Ask Sara
Ask Sara: How do whales sleep?
Sara Poirier from the Ontario Science Centre (OSC) answers an email question sent in by Sam who is 8 years old. Sara explains how scientists discovered this answer by studying a close relative of whales, the dolphin.

Evening

7:00 pm
Ep. 3 - Endless Blue
Much of this remote blue wilderness is a marine desert. Many animals that live in the ocean must go to extraordinary lengths to survive. Tiger sharks travel hundreds of kilometres to feast on fledgling albatross chicks, and sperm whales journey from one side of the South Pacific to the other every year in their search for food and mates. Using the greatest shipwreck story of all time, an event that inspired Moby-Dick, the challenges of survival in this ocean are revealed.
7:52 pm
Climate Watch Shorts: Manufacturing snow
The changing climate has affected ski hills in Ontario and elsewhere. At Blue Mountain, they've had to make more snow artificially and have invested heavily in equipment to do so in order to compensate for fewer cold, snowy days. They've also expanded their summer offerings on the mountain. We look at how climate change is reshaping an essential part of Canadian winters.
7:55 pm
Main Street Ontario: Mississauga
When Charlie first came to Canada, he couldn't find groceries from back home so he decided to open his own store. More than two decades later, Charlie's is a full family operation that feels like a second home for anyone looking for a taste of the Caribbean in Mississauga.
8:00 pm
Quebec's Place in Canada
The Agenda examines Quebec's recent attempt to reopen the constitutional debate and how the province sees itself in relation to the rest of the country.
9:00 pm
Beyond the Spectrum (Feature Version)
At the age of two, Oskar is diagnosed with severe autism. As he lags further behind his twin sister, his parents decide to drop everything for a year to focus on his therapy. This intimate and affecting portrait follows one family's journey as they wrestle with an impossible question: should they try to change Oskar or accept him as he is?
10:30 pm
Ep. 2 - Borneo Bound
A team of curators and technicians plan for a six-week research trip to the other side of the world and into the rainforests of the Mulu Mountains in Borneo. Royal Ontario Museum curator Chris Darling leads the team, which includes the curators of mycology and mammalogy. They return home with specimens that will be used in studies worldwide.
10:56 pm
Learning Portraits
Ontario Vignette: Elizabeth Semmelhack
Part of TVO's Never Stop Learning brand campaign, Elizabeth Semmelhack talks about the challenges and joys of being the Senior Curator of the Bata Shoe Museum, and how it is a learning experience everyday.
11:00 pm
Quebec's Place in Canada
The Agenda examines Quebec's recent attempt to reopen the constitutional debate and how the province sees itself in relation to the rest of the country.

Late Night

12:00 am
Beyond the Spectrum (Feature Version)
At the age of two, Oskar is diagnosed with severe autism. As he lags further behind his twin sister, his parents decide to drop everything for a year to focus on his therapy. This intimate and affecting portrait follows one family's journey as they wrestle with an impossible question: should they try to change Oskar or accept him as he is?
1:30 am
Ep. 2 - Borneo Bound
A team of curators and technicians plan for a six-week research trip to the other side of the world and into the rainforests of the Mulu Mountains in Borneo. Royal Ontario Museum curator Chris Darling leads the team, which includes the curators of mycology and mammalogy. They return home with specimens that will be used in studies worldwide.
1:55 am
Learning Portraits
Ontario Vignette: Elizabeth Semmelhack
Part of TVO's Never Stop Learning brand campaign, Elizabeth Semmelhack talks about the challenges and joys of being the Senior Curator of the Bata Shoe Museum, and how it is a learning experience everyday.
2:00 am
Ep. 3 - Endless Blue
Much of this remote blue wilderness is a marine desert. Many animals that live in the ocean must go to extraordinary lengths to survive. Tiger sharks travel hundreds of kilometres to feast on fledgling albatross chicks, and sperm whales journey from one side of the South Pacific to the other every year in their search for food and mates. Using the greatest shipwreck story of all time, an event that inspired Moby-Dick, the challenges of survival in this ocean are revealed.
2:51 am
Climate Watch Shorts: The seed collectors
The federal government is undertaking a research project to test whether southern species of trees can survive in Ontario's changing climate. Their research may help plant forests today that will thrive in 20 or 30 years, when the province has hotter, longer summers and shorter winters. Seed collector Brian Swaile takes us inside the fight to save Ontario's forests from climate change.
3:00 am
Question Period: Wednesday, October 18
Discussions at Queen's Park today.
4:05 am
Ep. 3 - Moral Mission
In part three, historian David Olusoga explores the Victorian moral crusade against slavery. He finds out how Queen Victoria came to have a black goddaughter, why the mill workers of Rochdale stood in solidarity with enslaved Africans in the American South, and remembers the victims of a tragedy in Jamaica.
5:00 am
Quebec's Place in Canada
The Agenda examines Quebec's recent attempt to reopen the constitutional debate and how the province sees itself in relation to the rest of the country.
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