Elinor Wonders Why

Sat, Oct 1 9:30 A.M. Butterfly Babies/Elinor's Circus     NHPBS KIDS

Butterfly Babies - The kids are observing butterflies and caterpillars when they realize that they've never seen a baby butterfly.

Sun, Oct 2 9:30 A.M. Olive's Library/Nature Walk     NHPBS KIDS

Olive's Library - It's Olive's birthday party and everyone has given her a book as a present, which makes Olive very happy.

Mon, Oct 3 9:30 A.M. Frozen Fish/Pirate Treasure     NHPBS KIDS

Frozen Fish - After the lake freezes over, Elinor and her friends wonder what happens to all of their fishy friends during the wintertime.

Mon, Oct 3 12:30 P.M. The Town Picnic/The Amazing Expandable Clubhouse     NHPBS

The Town Picnic - It's time for the Animal Town picnic, but Ari is growing impatient waiting for Ms.

Tue, Oct 4 9:30 A.M. Speedy Swimming/Strawberry Jam     NHPBS KIDS

Speedy Swimming - The kids go to the local lake for a nice swim and discover that many animals can swim really fast.

Tue, Oct 4 12:30 P.M. The Tomato Drop/Look What I Can Do     NHPBS

The Tomato Drop - Elinor, Ari and Olive are having a fun day at the Animal Town Tomato Festival, but the day is about to get even better as they enter the 'tomato drop' contest.

Wed, Oct 5 9:30 A.M. Hiding In Plain Sight/Owl Girl     NHPBS KIDS

Hiding in Plain Sight - Elinor and her friends are playing Hide-And-Go-Seek at recess, but no matter where they hide, the Goat twins always seem to find them.

Wed, Oct 5 12:30 P.M. Burrowing Owl Girl/Olive's Tree     NHPBS

Burrowing Owl Girl - Elinor is very excited, because she's visiting her grandparents in the desert.

Thu, Oct 6 9:30 A.M. The Town Picnic/The Amazing Expandable Clubhouse     NHPBS KIDS

The Town Picnic - It's time for the Animal Town picnic, but Ari is growing impatient waiting for Ms.

Thu, Oct 6 12:30 P.M. The Lizard Lounge/Feathers     NHPBS

The Lizard Lounge - Mrs. Beaver wants to build a new park bench in a perfect spot, but there's a giant rock in the way.

Fri, Oct 7 9:30 A.M. Burrowing Owl Girl/Olive's Tree     NHPBS KIDS

Burrowing Owl Girl - Elinor is very excited, because she's visiting her grandparents in the desert.

Fri, Oct 7 12:30 P.M. Hiding In Plain Sight/Owl Girl     NHPBS

Hiding in Plain Sight - Elinor and her friends are playing Hide-And-Go-Seek at recess, but no matter where they hide, the Goat twins always seem to find them.

Sat, Oct 8 9:30 A.M. Hiding In Plain Sight/Owl Girl     NHPBS KIDS

Hiding in Plain Sight - Elinor and her friends are playing Hide-And-Go-Seek at recess, but no matter where they hide, the Goat twins always seem to find them.

Sun, Oct 9 9:30 A.M. The Town Picnic/The Amazing Expandable Clubhouse     NHPBS KIDS

The Town Picnic - It's time for the Animal Town picnic, but Ari is growing impatient waiting for Ms.

Mon, Oct 10 9:30 A.M. Zig Zag Plant/Butterfly Drinks     NHPBS KIDS

Zig Zag Plant - A mystery is afoot at Elinor's school when one of the class plants grows in an unusual shape.

Mon, Oct 10 12:30 P.M. Butterfly Party/More Than One Right Way     NHPBS

Butterfly Party - It's Olive's mom's birthday, and Olive wants to organize something really special for her: a garden party with REAL butterflies.

Tue, Oct 11 9:30 A.M. To Bee Or Not to Bee/Turtle Crossing     NHPBS KIDS

To Bee or Not to Bee - Elinor, Ari, Olive and Koa are having a picnic in the forest, when all of a sudden, a few honey bees come over to check out the kids' food.

Tue, Oct 11 12:30 P.M. The House That Ants Built/Special Places     NHPBS

The House That Ants Built - Elinor and her friends are trying to make an awesome couch cushion castle, but they each have their own ideas of how to build it.

Wed, Oct 12 9:30 A.M. The Science of Staying Warm/The Seed of An Idea     NHPBS KIDS

The Science of Staying Warm - It's a wintery Saturday morning and Elinor, Olive and Ari are getting ready to go out and play in the snow with other kids, but Olive wonders why she has to wear so many winter clothes.

Wed, Oct 12 12:30 P.M. Speedy Swimming/Strawberry Jam     NHPBS

Speedy Swimming - The kids go to the local lake for a nice swim and discover that many animals can swim really fast.

Thu, Oct 13 9:30 A.M. Butterfly Party/More Than One Right Way     NHPBS KIDS

Butterfly Party - It's Olive's mom's birthday, and Olive wants to organize something really special for her: a garden party with REAL butterflies.

Thu, Oct 13 12:30 P.M. Feed The Birds     NHPBS

Elinor is friends with a chickadee bird she names Chicky, but when snow covers the yard, she starts to worry about how Chicky will find food in the winter.

Fri, Oct 14 12:30 P.M. The Science of Staying Warm/The Seed of An Idea     NHPBS

The Science of Staying Warm - It's a wintery Saturday morning and Elinor, Olive and Ari are getting ready to go out and play in the snow with other kids, but Olive wonders why she has to wear so many winter clothes.

Sat, Oct 15 9:30 A.M. To Bee Or Not to Bee/Turtle Crossing     NHPBS KIDS

To Bee or Not to Bee - Elinor, Ari, Olive and Koa are having a picnic in the forest, when all of a sudden, a few honey bees come over to check out the kids' food.

Sun, Oct 16 9:30 A.M. Butterfly Party/More Than One Right Way     NHPBS KIDS

Butterfly Party - It's Olive's mom's birthday, and Olive wants to organize something really special for her: a garden party with REAL butterflies.

Mon, Oct 17 9:30 A.M. The Tomato Drop/Look What I Can Do     NHPBS KIDS

The Tomato Drop - Elinor, Ari and Olive are having a fun day at the Animal Town Tomato Festival, but the day is about to get even better as they enter the 'tomato drop' contest.

Mon, Oct 17 12:30 P.M. Zig Zag Plant/Butterfly Drinks     NHPBS

Zig Zag Plant - A mystery is afoot at Elinor's school when one of the class plants grows in an unusual shape.

Tue, Oct 18 9:30 A.M. The House That Ants Built/Special Places     NHPBS KIDS

The House That Ants Built - Elinor and her friends are trying to make an awesome couch cushion castle, but they each have their own ideas of how to build it.

Tue, Oct 18 12:30 P.M. A Garden for All/Band of Explorers     NHPBS

Wed, Oct 19 9:30 A.M. Butterfly Party/More Than One Right Way     NHPBS KIDS

Butterfly Party - It's Olive's mom's birthday, and Olive wants to organize something really special for her: a garden party with REAL butterflies.

Wed, Oct 19 12:30 P.M. Butterfly Party/More Than One Right Way     NHPBS

Butterfly Party - It's Olive's mom's birthday, and Olive wants to organize something really special for her: a garden party with REAL butterflies.

Thu, Oct 20 9:30 A.M. Bird Song/No Need to Shout     NHPBS KIDS

Bird Song - Elinor's Dad is having trouble sleeping in because of the noisy birds outside his window, so Elinor decides to find out why birds sing, and hopefully get her Dad a little peace and quiet.

Thu, Oct 20 12:30 P.M. A Change of Art/The Litterbug     NHPBS

A Change of Art - Elinor and her class are painting outdoors with the town's enthusiastic art teacher, Mr.

Fri, Oct 21 9:30 A.M. Mz. Mole's Glasses/Elinor Stops The Squish     NHPBS KIDS

Ms. Mole's Glasses - When Ms. Mole forgets her glasses at school, Elinor and her friends follow her to return them.

Fri, Oct 21 12:30 P.M. A Moth Mystery/Just Peachy     NHPBS

Sat, Oct 22 9:30 A.M. Butterfly Party/More Than One Right Way     NHPBS KIDS

Butterfly Party - It's Olive's mom's birthday, and Olive wants to organize something really special for her: a garden party with REAL butterflies.

Sun, Oct 23 9:30 A.M. Mz. Mole's Glasses/Elinor Stops The Squish     NHPBS KIDS

Ms. Mole's Glasses - When Ms. Mole forgets her glasses at school, Elinor and her friends follow her to return them.

Mon, Oct 24 9:30 A.M. Butterfly Party/More Than One Right Way     NHPBS KIDS

Butterfly Party - It's Olive's mom's birthday, and Olive wants to organize something really special for her: a garden party with REAL butterflies.

Mon, Oct 24 12:30 P.M. Underground Soup/Dandy Dandelions     NHPBS

Tue, Oct 25 9:30 A.M. Feed The Birds     NHPBS KIDS

Elinor is friends with a chickadee bird she names Chicky, but when snow covers the yard, she starts to worry about how Chicky will find food in the winter.

Tue, Oct 25 12:30 P.M. Butterfly Party/More Than One Right Way     NHPBS

Butterfly Party - It's Olive's mom's birthday, and Olive wants to organize something really special for her: a garden party with REAL butterflies.

Wed, Oct 26 9:30 A.M. The Lizard Lounge/Feathers     NHPBS KIDS

The Lizard Lounge - Mrs. Beaver wants to build a new park bench in a perfect spot, but there's a giant rock in the way.

Wed, Oct 26 12:30 P.M. Feed The Birds     NHPBS

Elinor is friends with a chickadee bird she names Chicky, but when snow covers the yard, she starts to worry about how Chicky will find food in the winter.

Thu, Oct 27 12:30 P.M. The Little Drummer/Rest Is Best     NHPBS

Fri, Oct 28 9:30 A.M. Speed Racer/One of These Goats     NHPBS KIDS

Speed Racer - Elinor has a need for speed and wants to make her racecar go faster!

Sun, Oct 30 9:30 A.M. Butterfly Party/More Than One Right Way     NHPBS KIDS

Butterfly Party - It's Olive's mom's birthday, and Olive wants to organize something really special for her: a garden party with REAL butterflies.

Mon, Oct 31 9:30 A.M. Butterfly Party/More Than One Right Way     NHPBS KIDS

Butterfly Party - It's Olive's mom's birthday, and Olive wants to organize something really special for her: a garden party with REAL butterflies.

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