TV Schedule

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Morning

6:00 am
64 Zoo Lane
The Story of Nelson's Nephew Nigel
Nigel comes to stay with his uncle Nelson in the savannah. The mischievous little elephant causes chaos wherever he goes, turning the other animals against him.
6:11 am
Jelly Jamm
Queen's Birthday
The Queen feels gloomy, so the King and the children agree to organize the best birthday party ever.
6:23 am
Little Wilfey Bear
Farmer Bear
Little Wilfey Bear is a playful, gentle animation following a fun-loving little bear on his adventures discovering the world. Wilfey doesn't talk but can clearly convey what he is thinking and feeling. The narrator helps him express himself however it is Wilfey who drives the story and inspires creativity, discovery and imagination.
6:30 am
Tati's Hotel
Gymnast & Artist
Bopper's bouncy best friend, Bipper, comes to visit and wants to help out the staff - but can't find a way to be useful. The artist Signor Marcello arrives at the hotel. He's been hired to paint a room, but he only paints dollhouses.
6:52 am
Numtums
Number 7
Get ready for some fun with Number Seven! Sing, dance and count along with the Numtums!
6:57 am
Tumbletown Tales
Borrowing From Friends
Tumbleweed keeps borrowing money from his friend Sal without ever paying him back.
7:02 am
Zerby Derby
Lily Gets Moved / Making Waves / Trail Blocker
When a tree grows over Lily's solar panel, the Zerbies decide that it's time to move Lily's garage to a new location. / Zack and Bob the boat are playing a game, where Bob imitates on the water whatever Zack is doing on land. But when Zack comes to a jump Bob is stuck, he doesn't have any jumps. / Zack and Lily are playing tag on the forest trails when they run into a big stick lying across the trail. They decide to put their hoods together and move it off the trail.
7:23 am
Can You Imagine That!
Robot Inventor
Gavin wants to be a robot inventor and create robots to help do all sorts of things. He would work in his secret underground lab and build super huge robots and even teeny tiny robots.
7:28 am
Transform It!
Juice Box Wallet
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 wallet from an old juice box
7:31 am
Doozers
The Pod Squad Pavillion
Everyone is busy getting ready for The Doozer World Expo. Professor Gimbal assigns the Pod Squad a very important job: to create a pavilion that represents The Pod Squad.
7:44 am
Space Racers
RoboCoach XL-5
Vulture fires Coach Pigeon and replaces him with the new RoboCoach XL-5, purportedly to modernize the training of future generations of Space Racers... but in fact, the robot was really built to spy on Coot's new Solar Sail invention. After finalizing an untested upgrade to the XL-5 to improve its spying capabilities, the relentless RoboCoach malfunctions in the gym - and forces Vulture to take part in an extreme training class.
7:56 am
Quizzine
Quiz 13
Clue: Vegetable that grows underground
7:59 am
Paw Patrol
Air Pups
The Paw Patrol takes to the sky in their all new Air Patroller airplane! Ryder outfits the pups in new flight suits so they can launch from the air and drop in on friends in need. An active volcano on far away Volcano Island spews out hot lava everywhere and threatens Franciois and Cap'n Turbot who are on a monkey communication expedition. The frightened monkey family scatters into jungle and it's up to the Paw Patrol to gather them all and bring them back to safety.
8:24 am
The Day Henry Met...
The Day Henry Met... A Rabbit
Henry meets a friendly rabbit.
8:30 am
Arthur
Follow the Bouncing Ball/ Buster Baxter and the Letter from
Alberto Molina's beloved soccer ball - signed by his favorite Ecuadorian soccer star, El Boomerang - is lost! While on vacation with the Read family, Buster discovers a message in a bottle on the shore. Could it be an urgent message from the people of the lost city of Atlantis?
8:54 am
TVOKids - The Space
Birthdays: February 8 - February 14
Happy Birthday!
9:00 am
Dino Dan
Officer Trek / Dino Rocks
Trek dreams that he and Mom are Police Officers on "The Case of the Missing Fish!" Can they figure out who stole Fisherman Bobby's fish - the Spinosaurus, the Plesiosaur or the Archelon? / Trek is blown away when he sees a Psittacosaurus eating rocks. Trek's determined to find out what the dino's doing and, with a little help from Grandma, Trek learns that the Psittacosaurus didn't eat rocks but that rocks help them digest their food.
9:23 am
Making Stuff
Skateboards
Wiz and Gears check out how longboards are made.
9:30 am
Odd Squad
How to Interrogate a Unicorn / The Briefcase
When characters escape their books in the library, Olive and Otto must figure out how and why it's happening and put a stop to it. --- When Ms. O's important briefcase is stolen by a shape shifter, Olive and Otto must get it back.
9:56 am
Princess P Party Planner
Practically Perfect Party Planners - Episode 3
Princess P applies her proportional reasoning skills to the world of party planning in this exciting math series. In this episode she helps to plan a bowling party.
10:00 am
Wild Kratts
Under Frozen Pond
The Wild Kratts and Wild Kratts kids go on an underwater adventure to discover how pond animals survive in the winter. Science Concept: Survival strategies in winter
10:27 am
TVOKids - The Space
It Matters - Duane: Daniela's Question
Daniela has been dealing with a bully at school for three years. Duane has advice for her.
10:30 am
Science Max: Experiments at Large
Air and Flight
Aerodynamics! What makes airplanes (or basketballs, or people) fly? It's air. As well as a bunch of other things that we learn when we try to make a giant paper airplane. Turns out, getting planes to fly is pretty tough when they get larger. Plus, floating a ping pong ball on air, home-made tornadoes and Phil uses air friction to go indoor skydiving!
10:52 am
Pop It!
It's a Party
Let's try some more moves from the chorus of "It's a Party" with Briana. We've all got our friends, so now it's time to do the "slice" and beat the drums with them.
11:00 am
Annedroids
Bugged Out
It's Nick's first day back in the junkyard and Anne has a surprise for him: she build an insectorium! Nick is super excited, Shania less so. But the excitement is replaced by fear when a robo-gets into the junkyard that takes footage of the androids and steals all of their programming.
11:23 am
Zooville
Praying Mantis
Learn about praying mantises and how they react when threatened by a predator.
11:30 am
The Mystery Files - TV
The Mystery of Top Hats, Timber and Dried Fish
The clues: Dried cod, a beaver pelt, and an old ax head The file label: ,Canada and Beyond, What do dried fish, fur, and an old ax head have in common? To find out, E.B. helps cut down a tree (,TIMBER!,) and makes a traditional cod recipe, while Kyla visits a fur trade museum.
11:52 am
Story Explorers
Place to Place
Story Explorer Tayah tells her story: Place to Place.
11:55 am
Mark's Moments
Alexandre
Mark spends the day with his friend Alexandre, who suffers from hearing loss.

Afternoon

12:00 pm
Giver
Goderich Butterfly Park
Every year, thousands of monarch butterflies fly to Goderich, Ontario. Unfortunately, not many people know about it! In this episode, the Giver team works together to make a monarch park to celebrate the butterfly migration!
12:22 pm
Tumbletown Reads
Tumbletown Reads: I Don't Like Reading
Tumbleweed learns about reading things other than books.
12:26 pm
TVOKids - The Space
Drew's Magic Tricks Season 2 Ep. 3 - Washer change
Drew shows us how to turn a washer into a quarter.
12:30 pm
Little Lunch (Long Version)
The Windy Day / The Body Bus
During a very windy little lunch, Mrs. Gonsha insists the class comes inside and does yoga, much to Debra-Jo's horror. --- After the kids think they see a health van in the playground, Debra-Jo becomes anxious about head-lice.
12:56 pm
Tumbletown Tales
Why People Go To Work
Tumbleweed takes a trip down memory lane and reflects on the lessons his Aunt Gussie taught him about why people need to work and the rewards involved with doing a good job
1:00 pm
WordGirl
The Good, The Bad, and the Chucky / Granny's Pet Plan
Chuck is finally fulfilling is dream and selling grilled cheese sandwiches out of the back of his station wagon--but will his dream be foiled by Dr. Two-Brains? / It seems as though Granny May has given up a life of crime to knit cute little scarves for pets. But then everyone in the city begins to misplace their things.
1:23 pm
Making Stuff
Jigsaw Puzzles
Gears and Wiz visit a laser machine that makes puzzles with crazy shapes and amazing pictures.
1:30 pm
Arthur
D.W.'s Imaginary Friend/ Arthur's Lost Library Book
Someone only D.W. can see has moved in with the Reads. Her name is Nadine and she follows D.W. everywhere. Arthur is first to take out the newest Scare-Your-Pants-Off book from the library. Unfortunately, a week later, he just can't figure out where he put it!
1:55 pm
I'm a Creepy Crawly
Bed Bug
Creepy Crawlies are slimy, squashy, stingy little pests. Or so we all think, but they've got a thing or two to say about that
2:00 pm
Jack
Sink or Swim / Aliens!
How do things float? When a Sample Collecting Machine breaks down on the ocean floor, Jack must find a way to get it back up to the surface in order to reset it. Aliens!: Why do fireflies glow? The aliens are taken prisoner after Jack mistakes fireflies for fellow aliens and shrinks down to introduce himself.
2:21 pm
Beats in Bites
Being Vocal
We're making melodic sounds acapella.
2:29 pm
Dinosaur Train
Haunted Roundhouse / Big Pond Pumpkin Patch
Dad takes the kids on a special Night Train to Troodon Town, where the Troodons have decorated their Roundhouse into a "haunted house" for a spooky party. Big Pond Pumpkin Patch: The Pteranodon family learns more about the customs of their neighbours, the Lambeosaurus family, when they are invited for the first time to accompany them to the Big Pond to celebrate "Gourd Day".
3:00 pm
Tinga Tinga Tales
Why Frog Croaks
That's what happens when the birds become jealous of your singing voice.
3:11 pm
Mouk
The Stick that Walked Away
Mouk and Chavapa are in Venezuela, in the rain forest. They make a new friend, Taptuk, and are amazed to discover several animals they have never seen before, like a giant stick insect and leafcutter ants.
3:23 pm
Five
Countries - Costa Rica
This episode looks at five things about Costa Rica.
3:25 pm
Mark's Moments
Maygan
Mark spends the day with his friend Maygan who has alopecia (hair loss).
3:30 pm
Thomas & Friends (CG)
Surprise Surprise
It's the Winter Holidays on Sodor. Thomas is excited because that means it's party time! However Thomas's friends need help. Percy has a cracked coupling rod, Edward's pistons are popping and Stanley has a faulty firebox. Thomas brings them all to the Steamworks to be fixed.
3:41 pm
Zou
Zou and the Doctor
Poc and Zou are both afraid to go to the doctor, but find out it's not as bad as they were expecting.
3:53 pm
Zerby Derby
Boat House
Zack and Lily discover that Bob the boat doesn't have a garage. With Rex and Strut's help, they set out to build him one. After a long, busy night, Bob's garage is finished and it looks great! Now all the Zerbies have to do is figure out how to get his garage to stay on top of the water so Bob can use it.
4:01 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups get a Rubble / Pups Save a Walrus
We discover how the feisty pup Rubble helped save Jake in an avalanche, receive his vehicle and become a member of the Paw Patrol! / Captain Turbot's best pal, Wally the Walrus, gets tangled in an old fishing net deep under water! Ryder and the PAW Patrol use some impressive team work to get him to the surface and back to shore safely.
4:25 pm
The Day Henry Met...
The Day Henry Met... A Panda
Henry meets a friendly Panda. She is preparing for a visit from her cousin but when she arrives it's obvious there has been a mix up in the Zoo. Henry becomes a Zoo Keeper for the day and meets all sorts of animals of all shapes and sizes while searching for Panda's cousin.
4:30 pm
Arthur
Arthur's Baby/ D.W.'s Baby
Arthur is not sure he's ready for a new baby in the house. What do babies do besides cry? Some of his fears seem to ring true: Kate doesn't like him. Or does she? No one ever told D.W. that babies cried all the time and threw up on your clothes and got all the attention. Just how long will Baby Kate be hanging around? And who would even miss D.W. if she ran away to Button Island?
5:00 pm
Dino Dan
Dino Pals / Dino Mommas
Trek's class has a new Australian exchange student named Robert who loves dinosaurs just as much as Trek does. When Robert's fossil goes missing, Trek and Robert know who took it... a dinosaur called the Ozraptor! --- Trek's rushing to make a Mother's Day craft for his Mom when he discovers a Momma Triceratops who's lost her baby. It's up to Trek finish his craft and reunite the Triceratops with her baby by the time his Mom comes to get him.
5:21 pm
Making Stuff
Plastic Trucks
Gears and Wiz encounter a crazy octopus-like machine with many hoses that feeds an army of plastic injection moulders in the toy factory. Plastic pellets are shaped into all the parts to make toys that look just like the real thing.
5:26 pm
TVOKids - The Space
Don't Hide Get Outside
Music video featuring TVOKids hosts Kara, Drew and Dalmar. The message is fire safety.
5:30 pm
Odd Squad
The O Games Pt.1 & 2
Otto competes against other agents, including ex-agent Odd Todd, in the annual "O Games."
5:56 pm
I'm a Creepy Crawly
Caterpillar
Creepy Crawlies are slimy, squashy, stingy little pests. Or so we all think, but they've got a thing or two to say about that.
6:00 pm
Wild Kratts
Bass Class
Martin and Chris are in the middle of a friendly competition to find smallmouth and largemouth bass when they encounter Gavin, a Wild Kratts Kid who is fishing. Before they can join him, Zach Varmitech arrives and challenges them all to a fishing contest. The whole team must use their knowledge of bass biology and species diversity to win the tournament fair and square.
6:26 pm
Reading Rangers
Verbs
Book thefts are happening in Docville juts as a mysterious verb specialist appears in town.
6:30 pm
Finding Stuff Out
Rocks
Harrison wants to find out if he can really make gems from charcoal or gold from lead. A geologist guest shows him that other kinds of rocks are cool too, especially meteorites.
6:52 pm
Tumbletown Tales
Green Thumb Pattern Conundrum
Tumbleweed the hamster buys 11 flowers to plant outside of his castle. He decides that a colour pattern would look pretty but has a hard time figuring out the right order to plant them.

Evening

7:00 pm
Kingdom of The Apes - Episode -1 - Clash of the Kings
The story of Titus, greatest of all silverback kings known to science, as he battles to retain his crown. Weighing in at 400 pounds, this fearsome sovereign has massive strength and a powerful chest. At 35 years-old, Titus may be reaching the end of his reign. Rivalry is erupting in his kingdom. His own son, Rano, will do anything unseat his father. What would happen if he were deposed?
7:48 pm
Learning Portraits
Ontario Vignette: Dan Kunanec
Part of TVO's Never Stop Learning brand campaign, Dan Kunanec talks about teaching the Green Industries course at Don Mills CI, and how it is a learning experience everyday.
7:52 pm
Para Normal
Many of us consider everyday tasks as "normal" and take them for granted - using a computer, making friends, or growing vegetables in the backyard. Meet three adults with developmental disabilities who share their lives in a group home. Despite their challenges, they teach us about the joys of learning they encounter every day.
8:00 pm
Coast Australia
Victoria
Neil Oliver becomes one of only five people known to have set foot on Skull Rock. At Eagle's Nest, Tim Flannery delves into pre-history. Neil explores the incredible engineering feat that keeps Bass Strait oil pumping. Alice Garner visits Victoria's Cheviot Beach. Neil travels to Phillip Island. Brendan Moar tackles the tricky sport of Blo-Karting. Emma Johnston hunts for a new species of dolphin, and finally Neil Oliver takes to the skies with aviatrix Judy Pay.
8:54 pm
Support TVO
David & Me: Filmmakers
David & Me filmmakers, Marc Lamy and Ray Klonsky, discuss the power of documentaries and TVO's commitment to supporting Canadian documentary filmmaking.
9:00 pm
Somewhere Between
Desert Runners
A diverse group of non- professional runners of various ages attempts to complete the most difficult ultra-marathon race series on earth. Their dramatic journey takes them across the world's most picturesque yet brutal landscapes, pushing their bodies, hearts and spirits through a myriad of external and internal obstacles. The film delves into the mindset of ultra-athletes, and the complex ways in which human beings deal with both heartbreak and triumph.
10:40 pm
Time Team - Ep 7 - Cunetio
Time Team journey to the heart of Wiltshire for their most ambitious project to date - to investigate Cunetio, an entire lost Roman town. Over three days the team is pushed to the limit by the sheer scale of the site and, of course, the weather.
11:30 pm
Kingdom of The Apes - Episode -1 - Clash of the Kings
The story of Titus, greatest of all silverback kings known to science, as he battles to retain his crown. Weighing in at 400 pounds, this fearsome sovereign has massive strength and a powerful chest. At 35 years-old, Titus may be reaching the end of his reign. Rivalry is erupting in his kingdom. His own son, Rano, will do anything unseat his father. What would happen if he were deposed?

Late Night

12:18 am
Learning Portraits
Ontario Vignette: Dan Kunanec
Part of TVO's Never Stop Learning brand campaign, Dan Kunanec talks about teaching the Green Industries course at Don Mills CI, and how it is a learning experience everyday.
12:23 am
Para Normal
Many of us consider everyday tasks as "normal" and take them for granted - using a computer, making friends, or growing vegetables in the backyard. Meet three adults with developmental disabilities who share their lives in a group home. Despite their challenges, they teach us about the joys of learning they encounter every day.
12:30 am
Coast Australia
Victoria
Neil Oliver becomes one of only five people known to have set foot on Skull Rock. At Eagle's Nest, Tim Flannery delves into pre-history. Neil explores the incredible engineering feat that keeps Bass Strait oil pumping. Alice Garner visits Victoria's Cheviot Beach. Neil travels to Phillip Island. Brendan Moar tackles the tricky sport of Blo-Karting. Emma Johnston hunts for a new species of dolphin, and finally Neil Oliver takes to the skies with aviatrix Judy Pay.
1:24 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.
1:30 am
Somewhere Between
Desert Runners
A diverse group of non- professional runners of various ages attempts to complete the most difficult ultra-marathon race series on earth. Their dramatic journey takes them across the world's most picturesque yet brutal landscapes, pushing their bodies, hearts and spirits through a myriad of external and internal obstacles. The film delves into the mindset of ultra-athletes, and the complex ways in which human beings deal with both heartbreak and triumph.
3:10 am
Time Team - Ep 7 - Cunetio
Time Team journey to the heart of Wiltshire for their most ambitious project to date - to investigate Cunetio, an entire lost Roman town. Over three days the team is pushed to the limit by the sheer scale of the site and, of course, the weather.
4:00 am
The Manor
Filmmaker Shawney Cohen's family was once the epitome of a tight-knit, middle class Jewish family. That all changed when Cohen's father decided to buy a notorious strip club called "The Manor". 25 years later, the family is in shambles. After more than a decade of estrangement from his family, Cohen returns in an attempt to reconcile and repair their damaged relationships. The Manor is a dark, off-beat examination of a family in deep turmoil and decay, but one still capable of redemption.
4:53 am
The Lost Highway Filmmaker Comments
Derreck Roemer and Neil Graham talk about their film "The Lost Highway" about life along a remote yet colourful stretch of Ontario's Highway 7.
5:00 am
Sid the Science Kid!
Shadow Smile!
Sid wonders why his shadow doesn't smile when he does.
5:26 am
Princess P Party Planner
Practically Perfect Party Planners - Episode 8
Princess P applies her proportional reasoning skills to the world of party planning in this exciting math series. In this episode she saves the pie eating contest
5:30 am
Everything's Rosie
Somewhere Under the Rainbow
Holly tells Will and Raggles there's treasure at the end of the rainbow, so they set off to find it! When Oakley breaks the news that it's only a story, the pair are disappointed but, with Rosie's help, they discover a real pot of gold after all.
5:41 am
Tilly and Friends
Tiptoe's Rainbow
After a sunny, showery day the friends go in search of a rainbow.
5:52 am
Zerby Derby
Stuck in the Mud
Chase the helicopter shows Zack the muddiest place in Zerby Town Forest, a perfect place to have 'mudfest'! But when Zack gets stuck in the mud, Chase is unable to pull him out.
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