Dinosaur Train

"Dinosaur Train" is an animated series for 3-to-6 year olds. The series features a curious young T-rex named Buddy who, together with his adopted Pteranodon family, takes the Dinosaur Train to meet, explore, and have adventures with all kinds of dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures.

Wed, Sep 23 10:30 A.M. Stop and Smell The Flowers/Moms' Campout     NHPBS KIDS

"Stop and Smell the Flowers" - Mom takes Tiny, Buddy, and Don on a super secret daytrip to Qianzhousaurus Pond, where they meet Quentin Qianzhousaurus - a Tyrannosaur with similar features to Buddy, except for one major thing - Quentin has a long, thin snout covered in tiny horns!

Wed, Sep 23 12:00 P.M. Adventure Camp: Zip Lining/Adventure Camp: Canyon Hiking     NHPBS

The Nature Trackers Adventure Campers are back for another adventure and this time they'll be travelling to a rainforest!

Thu, Sep 24 10:30 A.M. Where Have All The Lizards Gone?/Conductor's Sleepover     NHPBS KIDS

"Where Have All the Lizards Gone?" - The Conductor takes the Pteranodon Family for a special trip to Lizard Island, where they discover that it's been overrun by plants and bugs, and there are few precious lizards left.

Thu, Sep 24 12:00 P.M. Tiny's Fishing Friend/Butterflies     NHPBS

Tiny can't believe it when he finds out that his friend Cindy Cimolestes doesn't like fish, but she explains that she's a mammal and many mammals don't eat fish.

Fri, Sep 25 10:30 A.M. Junior Conductors Academy: Part One/Junior Conductors Academy: Part Two     NHPBS KIDS

"Junior Conductors Academy: Part One" - The kids are all excited!

Fri, Sep 25 12:00 P.M. Carla Cretoxyrhina/Train Trouble     NHPBS

Carla Cretoxyrhina - On this underwater excursion, the Pteranodon family meets up with Carla Cretoxyrhina, a young shark who turns out to be much nicer than her reputation suggests.

Sat, Sep 26 10:30 A.M. Trains, Submarines and Zeppelins: Part 1/Part 2     NHPBS KIDS

When Mr. Pteranodon and Larry go out to the Big Pond to find some red platanoids for the Winter Solstice Celebration, they accidentally miss the last train home.

Sun, Sep 27 10:30 A.M. Where Have All The Lizards Gone?/Conductor's Sleepover     NHPBS KIDS

"Where Have All the Lizards Gone?" - The Conductor takes the Pteranodon Family for a special trip to Lizard Island, where they discover that it's been overrun by plants and bugs, and there are few precious lizards left.

Mon, Sep 28 10:30 A.M. Spooky Tree/Spinosaurus Super Model     NHPBS KIDS

"Spooky Tree" - Shiny invites Annie Tyrannosaurus to Pteranodon Terrace for a sleepover, but all Annie wants to do is investigate the "spooky tree" that Don says "comes alive at night.

Mon, Sep 28 12:00 P.M. Best Babysitter Ever/Plant A Tree     NHPBS

Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don are excited that Keira Chirostenotes gets to babysit them for the night while Mr.

Tue, Sep 29 10:30 A.M. Nest Swap/The Herd Is The Word     NHPBS KIDS

"Nest Swap" - The Pteranodon Family decides to take a little vacation and swap nests with Larry's friends: a family of pterosaurs (Nemicolopterus, to be exact).

Tue, Sep 29 12:00 P.M. Rocket Train Surprise Party/Cloudy with a Chance Of Fun     NHPBS

After Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don learn that it's Mr.

Wed, Sep 30 10:30 A.M. What's at the Center of the Earth Troglobites!/Minerals!     NHPBS KIDS

"What's at the Center of the Earth?

Wed, Sep 30 12:00 P.M. Adventure Camp: Rafting/Adventure Camp: Mountain Climbing     NHPBS

For their second outing at Nature Trackers Adventure Camp, Buddy, Tiny, Shiny, Don and other friends learn about the tree line as they set out to hike up a mountain.

Thu, Oct 1 10:30 A.M. Crystal and King Benefit Concert: Part One and Two     NHPBS KIDS

"Crystal and King Benefit Concert: Part One" - When Crystal and the King go for a trip to the Big Pond, they learn that it's being recklessly overfished!

Thu, Oct 1 12:00 P.M. Beating The Heat/Flowers for Mom     NHPBS

Beating the Heat - Buddy and Tiny travel to the Jurassic to make a new friend, Morris Stegosaurus, and discover how this huge dinosaur keeps cool in the heat.

Fri, Oct 2 10:30 A.M. Dinosaur Train Submarine: Shoshana Shonosaurus/All Kinds of Families     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon family goes under the sea again, to ride the Dinosaur Train Submarine - this time they go to meet Shoshana Shonisaurus, an enormous marine reptile that's something between a dolphin and a whale.

Fri, Oct 2 12:00 P.M. Fast Friends/T. Rex Teeth     NHPBS

Fast Friends - Buddy, Tiny, and Mom ride the Dinosaur Train to meet Oren and Ollie Ornithomimus, some of the fastest dinosaurs ever!

Sat, Oct 3 10:30 A.M. Crystal and King Benefit Concert: Part One and Two     NHPBS KIDS

"Crystal and King Benefit Concert: Part One" - When Crystal and the King go for a trip to the Big Pond, they learn that it's being recklessly overfished!

Sun, Oct 4 10:30 A.M. Dinosaur Train Submarine: Shoshana Shonosaurus/All Kinds of Families     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon family goes under the sea again, to ride the Dinosaur Train Submarine - this time they go to meet Shoshana Shonisaurus, an enormous marine reptile that's something between a dolphin and a whale.

Mon, Oct 5 10:30 A.M. Dinosaur Train Submarine: Otto Opthalmosaurus/King Meets Crystal     NHPBS KIDS

When the Pteranodon family takes the Dinosaur Train under the sea to visit their friend Elmer Elasmosaurus, they learn that the Elasmosaurus family is going away from the station to follow their food, the fish.

Mon, Oct 5 12:00 P.M. One Big Frog/Caving with Vlad     NHPBS

The Pteranodon kids are playing a game called "I'm the Biggest," which raises the question: how big is the biggest frog? Dad takes the kids on the Dinosaur Train to find the biggest frog ever, the legendary Beelzebufo.

Tue, Oct 6 10:30 A.M. Rollin' on the Riverboat: Part One/Rollin' on the Riverboat: Part Two     NHPBS KIDS

"Rollin' on the Riverboat: Part One" - The whole Pteranodon Family takes a rollicking adventure on the Dinosaur Train Riverboat!

Tue, Oct 6 12:00 P.M. Hootin' Hadrosaurs!/Hatching Party     NHPBS

Hootin' Hadrosaurs!

Wed, Oct 7 10:30 A.M. An Apatosaurus Adventure/Nature Art     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon kids visit the Jurassic Time Period to meet Apollo Apatosaurus, a huge, long-necked, long-tailed dinosaur who likes adventure.

Wed, Oct 7 12:00 P.M. Laura The Giganotosaurus/Dinosaur Poop!     NHPBS

Laura the Giganotosaurus - Buddy spends time with Laura Giganotosaurus, a large dinosaur who always rides the Dinosaur Train and, like Buddy, is a three-toed theropod!

Thu, Oct 8 10:30 A.M. Dinos A to Z, Part 1, The Big Idea/Dinos A to Z, Part 2, Spread The Word     NHPBS KIDS

While riding the Dinosaur Train with Buddy and Mom, Tiny gets the idea to gather all the dinosaurs in the `Dinosaurs A to Z' song for a picnic at Troodon Town.

Thu, Oct 8 12:00 P.M. I'm A T. Rex!/Ned The Quadruped     NHPBS

I'm a T. rex!

Fri, Oct 9 10:30 A.M. Dinos A to Z, Part 3, Classification/Dinos A to Z, Part 4, A To Z Picnic     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon family rides the Dinosaur Train - now with extra cars attached -- as it continues picking up more dinosaurs that are in the `Dinosaurs A to Z' song.

Fri, Oct 9 12:00 P.M. Valley of the Stygimolochs/Tiny Loves Fish     NHPBS

Valley of the Stygimolochs - Buddy wonders if he'll grow horns when he gets older, so Mrs.

Sat, Oct 10 10:30 A.M. Dinosaur Train Submarine: Otto Opthalmosaurus/King Meets Crystal     NHPBS KIDS

When the Pteranodon family takes the Dinosaur Train under the sea to visit their friend Elmer Elasmosaurus, they learn that the Elasmosaurus family is going away from the station to follow their food, the fish.

Sun, Oct 11 10:30 A.M. An Apatosaurus Adventure/Nature Art     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon kids visit the Jurassic Time Period to meet Apollo Apatosaurus, a huge, long-necked, long-tailed dinosaur who likes adventure.

Mon, Oct 12 10:30 A.M. Spooky Tree/Spinosaurus Super Model     NHPBS KIDS

"Spooky Tree" - Shiny invites Annie Tyrannosaurus to Pteranodon Terrace for a sleepover, but all Annie wants to do is investigate the "spooky tree" that Don says "comes alive at night.

Mon, Oct 12 12:00 P.M. One Small Dinosaur/T. Rex Migration     NHPBS

One Small Dinosaur - Mrs. Pteranodon takes Buddy and Tiny to visit a Mikey Microraptor, one of the smallest of dinosaurs ever.

Tue, Oct 13 10:30 A.M. Tiny and the Crocodile/Meet The Grandparents     NHPBS KIDS

Team Pteranodon travels to Dienosuchas Swamp to meet Deanna Dienosuchas, a 40 foot crocodile with many big teeth, and a crabby attitude.

Tue, Oct 13 12:00 P.M. Spooky Tree/Spinosaurus Super Model     NHPBS

"Spooky Tree" - Shiny invites Annie Tyrannosaurus to Pteranodon Terrace for a sleepover, but all Annie wants to do is investigate the "spooky tree" that Don says "comes alive at night.

Wed, Oct 14 10:30 A.M. Remember The Alamosaurus/Sunrise, Sunset     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon kids and Dad get the idea to travel around on the Dinosaur Train and meet some of the biggest dinosaurs.

Wed, Oct 14 12:00 P.M. Dinosaur Train Submarine: Otto Opthalmosaurus/King Meets Crystal     NHPBS

When the Pteranodon family takes the Dinosaur Train under the sea to visit their friend Elmer Elasmosaurus, they learn that the Elasmosaurus family is going away from the station to follow their food, the fish.

Thu, Oct 15 10:30 A.M. Haunted Roundhouse/Big Pond Pumpkin Patch     NHPBS KIDS

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.

Thu, Oct 15 12:00 P.M. Haunted Roundhouse/Big Pond Pumpkin Patch     NHPBS

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.

Fri, Oct 16 10:30 A.M. The Egg Stealer?/To The Grandparents' Nest We Go!     NHPBS KIDS

Buddy and Don stumble upon a mystery when they find unhatched eggs on their beach, The mystery grows when some of the eggs are stolen.

Fri, Oct 16 12:00 P.M. One Smart Dinosaur/Petey The Peteinosaurus     NHPBS

One Smart Dinosaur - Buddy and Tiny want to test their memory, so they ride the Dinosaur Train and spend some time with the Conductor, since he's a Troodon with a great memory.

Sun, Oct 18 10:30 A.M. Remember The Alamosaurus/Sunrise, Sunset     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon kids and Dad get the idea to travel around on the Dinosaur Train and meet some of the biggest dinosaurs.

Mon, Oct 19 10:30 A.M. The Egg Stealer?/To The Grandparents' Nest We Go!     NHPBS KIDS

Buddy and Don stumble upon a mystery when they find unhatched eggs on their beach, The mystery grows when some of the eggs are stolen.

Mon, Oct 19 12:00 P.M. Armored Like An Ankylosaurus/Campout!     NHPBS

Armored Like an Ankylosaurus - The kids travel on the Dinosaur Train with Mr.

Tue, Oct 20 10:30 A.M. A Heck of a Neck/Gilbert Visits The Nest     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon kids have a Nature Trackers adventure when they meet Denise Diplodocus, a super-long, super big dinosaur.

Tue, Oct 20 12:00 P.M. The Call of the Wild Corythosaurus/Triceratops For Lunch     NHPBS

The Call of the Wild Corythosaurus - The family surprises Mom for her birthday with a trip to a concert given by Cory and her family of Corythosaurus, who play music through the crests on their heads.

Wed, Oct 21 10:30 A.M. Haunted Roundhouse/Big Pond Pumpkin Patch     NHPBS KIDS

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.

Wed, Oct 21 12:00 P.M. Spooky Tree/Spinosaurus Super Model     NHPBS

"Spooky Tree" - Shiny invites Annie Tyrannosaurus to Pteranodon Terrace for a sleepover, but all Annie wants to do is investigate the "spooky tree" that Don says "comes alive at night.

Thu, Oct 22 10:30 A.M. Arnie Rides The Flatcar/Old Reliable     NHPBS KIDS

Buddy, Tiny, and Mom visit their very large sauropod friend, Arnie Argentinosaurus, and his dad.

Thu, Oct 22 12:00 P.M. One Big Dinosaur/Play Date with Annie     NHPBS

One Big Dinosaur - Tiny and Buddy visit a dinosaur family called Argentinosaurus, some of the biggest land creatures ever!

Fri, Oct 23 10:30 A.M. Spooky Tree/Spinosaurus Super Model     NHPBS KIDS

"Spooky Tree" - Shiny invites Annie Tyrannosaurus to Pteranodon Terrace for a sleepover, but all Annie wants to do is investigate the "spooky tree" that Don says "comes alive at night.

Fri, Oct 23 12:00 P.M. Haunted Roundhouse/Big Pond Pumpkin Patch     NHPBS

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.

Sat, Oct 24 10:30 A.M. A Heck of a Neck/Gilbert Visits The Nest     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon kids have a Nature Trackers adventure when they meet Denise Diplodocus, a super-long, super big dinosaur.

Sun, Oct 25 10:30 A.M. Arnie Rides The Flatcar/Old Reliable     NHPBS KIDS

Buddy, Tiny, and Mom visit their very large sauropod friend, Arnie Argentinosaurus, and his dad.

Mon, Oct 26 10:30 A.M. The Tiny-Saur Train/How Many Horns     NHPBS KIDS

While Mikey Microraptor is visiting Tiny at the family nest, next-door neighbor Larry Lambeosaurus tells Mikey that he can't actually be a dinosaur, since he's so small, and all dinosaurs are gigantic.

Mon, Oct 26 12:00 P.M. Derek The Deinonychus/Don's Dragonfly     NHPBS

Derek the Deinonychus - Buddy, Tiny and Mom visit a family of Deinonychus, dinosaurs with large, sharp toe-claws.

Tue, Oct 27 10:30 A.M. Have You Heard About The Herd?/Jess Hesperornis     NHPBS KIDS

Have You Heard About the Herd?

Tue, Oct 27 12:00 P.M. Don's Winter Wish/Festival of Lights     NHPBS

When the Pteranodon family travels back to the North Pole, Don declares that it's his "winter wish" to see snow fall again.

Wed, Oct 28 10:30 A.M. Mom Was A Kid Once     NHPBS KIDS

After Shiny and Annie have a disagreement while exploring a local cave, Mom recalls a similar disagreement with her best friend when she was a kid, Tilly Pteranodon.

Wed, Oct 28 12:00 P.M. Now with Feathers!/A Frill A Minute     NHPBS

Now With Feathers!

Thu, Oct 29 10:30 A.M. Spooky Tree/Spinosaurus Super Model     NHPBS KIDS

"Spooky Tree" - Shiny invites Annie Tyrannosaurus to Pteranodon Terrace for a sleepover, but all Annie wants to do is investigate the "spooky tree" that Don says "comes alive at night.

Thu, Oct 29 12:00 P.M. Haunted Roundhouse/Big Pond Pumpkin Patch     NHPBS

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.

Fri, Oct 30 10:30 A.M. Haunted Roundhouse/Big Pond Pumpkin Patch     NHPBS KIDS

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.

Fri, Oct 30 12:00 P.M. Spooky Tree/Spinosaurus Super Model     NHPBS

"Spooky Tree" - Shiny invites Annie Tyrannosaurus to Pteranodon Terrace for a sleepover, but all Annie wants to do is investigate the "spooky tree" that Don says "comes alive at night.

Sat, Oct 31 10:30 A.M. Spooky Tree/Spinosaurus Super Model     NHPBS KIDS

"Spooky Tree" - Shiny invites Annie Tyrannosaurus to Pteranodon Terrace for a sleepover, but all Annie wants to do is investigate the "spooky tree" that Don says "comes alive at night.

Sun, Nov 1 10:30 A.M. Haunted Roundhouse/Big Pond Pumpkin Patch     NHPBS KIDS

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.

Mon, Nov 2 10:30 A.M. Erma Eoraptor/Under The Volcano     NHPBS KIDS

Erma Eoraptor - Buddy, Tiny, and Mrs. Pteranodon go on an expedition to find Erma Eoraptor, a member of the first species of dinosaur that ever lived.

Mon, Nov 2 12:00 P.M. Dinosaur Train Submarine: Shoshana Shonosaurus/All Kinds of Families     NHPBS

The Pteranodon family goes under the sea again, to ride the Dinosaur Train Submarine - this time they go to meet Shoshana Shonisaurus, an enormous marine reptile that's something between a dolphin and a whale.

Tue, Nov 3 10:30 A.M. New Neighbors /Don's Collection     NHPBS KIDS

New Neighbors - Mr. Pteranodon is annoyed when a new hooting family moves in next door!

Tue, Nov 3 12:00 P.M. The Theropod Club/Surprise Party     NHPBS

The Theropod Club - Buddy's Theropod Club meets with other dinosaurs that walk on two legs, eat meat, and have three toed feet.

Wed, Nov 4 10:30 A.M. Classic in the Jurassic: Turtle and Theropod Race/Hungry, Hungry Carnivores     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon family is super excited to be traveling to the "Classic in the Jurassic," an Olympic-type competition in which different dinosaur teams representing the three Mesozoic time periods will compete in various contests.

Wed, Nov 4 12:00 P.M. King Cryolophosaurus/Buddy The Tracker     NHPBS

King Cryolophosaurus - Buddy, Tiny, Don and Mom meet a reclusive, singing dinosaur named King who has a big swooping crest on his head and a voice that sounds an awful lot like Elvis Presley.


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