Curious George

Curious George

For more than 75 years, generations of young children have been charmed by the literary adventures of Curious George. Based on the best-selling Curious George books by Margret and H. A. Rey, the daily series expands George's world to include a host of colorful new characters and original locales, while maintaining the charm of the beloved books. Each half-hour episode includes two animated stories, followed by short live-action pieces showing real kids who are investigating the ideas that George introduces in his stories. The series aims to inspire kids to explore science, math and engineering in the world around them.

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George Fixes Betsy's Wagon/Curious George Takes A Drive

George must replace the wheel on a wagon and brings a turtle home and keeps it in the bathtub.

Fri, Mar 27 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Unbalanced/Curious George Vs. Winter

George wants to be an acrobat and learns interesting things about freezing and melting.

Fri, Mar 27 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Up, Up and Away/Skunked

George learns that it takes a tether, a basket and hot air for a balloon to successfully lift-off.

Fri, Mar 27 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Mar 29 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Mar 30 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Monkey Underground/Cat Mother

George stumbles across a gopher hole and finds himself inside a secret world of underground tunnels.

Mon, Apr 6 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Apr 7 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Up A Tree/Curious George and the Trash

George tires of table manners and house rules and decides to build a tree house in the country yard.

Mon, Apr 6 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Apr 7 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Curious George Gets All Keyed Up/Gutter Monkey

George volunteers to deliver Betsy's xylophone to her school while she goes to the beautician.

Tue, Apr 7 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Apr 8 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Grease Monkeys In Space/Pinata Vision

It's up to George to complete a space mission and replace a large telescope's batteries.

Tue, Apr 7 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Apr 8 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

All-New Hundley/Signs Up

George uses his camera and sharp investigative skills to find out why Hundley is acting so strange.

Wed, Apr 8 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 9 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Color Me Monkey/Special Delivery Monkey

George and Charkie go to the zoo and meet SooBerm, the truly unique painting elephant

Wed, Apr 8 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 9 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Free Hundley/Bag Monkey

George, Gnocchi and Charkie join forces to try and rescue Hundley from the local pet shelter.

Thu, Apr 9 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Apr 10 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Monkey Stagehand/Magic Garden

Bill needs some help behind the scenes of the town talent show and George happily volunteers.

Thu, Apr 9 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Apr 10 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Curious George, Plumber's Helper/Curious George Takes a Hike

George brings some new toys in the tub and a few of them spiral down the drain, causing a clog.

Fri, Apr 10 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Apr 12 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Apr 13 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

The Fully Automatic Fun Hat/Creatures of the Night

George engineers the Ultimate Yellow Monkey Fun Hat, equipped with food dispenser and prop launcher.

Fri, Apr 10 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Apr 12 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Apr 13 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Scaredy Dog/Say Goodnight, George

George and Hundley are scared off by a Big Creepy Noise they hearing down in the basement.

Mon, Apr 13 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Apr 14 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

A Bridge to Farm/Monkey Fever

When George sees six stranded chicks on an island in a pond, it's monkey to the rescue!

Mon, Apr 13 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Apr 14 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Curious George, Spy Monkey/Castle Keep

George uses recycled materials to builds a periscope and goes undercover to solve a mystery.

Tue, Apr 14 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Apr 15 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Robot Monkey Hullabalo/Curious George and the Slithery Day

George glues together an awesome robot outfit and feeds Mr. Zoobel's gopher snake, Bruno,

Tue, Apr 14 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Apr 15 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Curious George, Web Master/The Big Sleepy

George uses tarps, trees and his web spinning skills to protect a newly painted statue in the park.

Wed, Apr 15 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 16 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Curious George Sinks The Pirates/This Little Pig

It's not all smooth sailing when Hundley dreams he is a ship captain who runs into some pirates.

Wed, Apr 15 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 16 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

King Doggie/The Lucky Cap

A Princess mistakes Hundley for a Royal Doggie. George's misfortunes turn when he gets a new hat.

Thu, Apr 16 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Apr 17 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Curious George, Sea Monkey/Old McGeorgie Had a Farm

George goes on a submarine trip to retrieve a fallen satellite in a great underwater adventure!

Thu, Apr 16 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Apr 17 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Curious George Beats The Band/Hats and a Hole

The symphony maestro announces that George is the winner of the conductor-for-a-day contest!

Fri, Apr 17 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Apr 19 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Apr 20 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Ice Station Monkey/The Perfect Carrot

George tries to find Chinstrap penguins in the Antarctic and must stay in a cave during a blizzard.

Wed, Apr 22 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 23 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

George Meets The Press/Snow Use

George turns on a giant cider press at Renkins' Farm when he tries to get an apple from a squirrel.

Thu, Apr 23 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Apr 24 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

For The Birds/Curious George-Asaurus

George tries to squirrel-proof the birdhouse when he finds Jumpy Squirrel is stealing bird seeds.

Thu, Apr 23 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Apr 24 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mulch Ado About Nothing/What Goes Up

The Renkins teach George the proper way to create compost for the garden after he makes a mess.

Fri, Apr 24 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Apr 26 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Apr 27 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Amazing Maze Race/The Color of Monkey

When a cow eats his map, George has to find creative ways to get through a maze at Renkins Farm.

Fri, Apr 24 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Apr 26 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Apr 27 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

The Man with the Monkey Hands/Whistle Pig Wednesday

The Man with the Yellow Hat has bandaged hands and George makes inventions to help him with tasks.

Mon, Apr 27 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Apr 28 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

George Digs Worms/Everything Old Is New Again

The countryside catches worm-racing fever when George's prize worm enters a championship race.

Tue, Apr 28 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Apr 29 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Wheels on the Bus/Seed Trouble

George and the Man get off at the wrong stop and the bus leaves with the Man's portfolio inside!

Tue, Apr 28 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Apr 29 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Fun Ball Talley/Red Sky at Night, Monkey's Delight

Steve, Betsy and George come up try to guess the number of Super Mega Fun-Balls to win a contest.

Wed, Apr 29 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 30 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Shipwrecked with Hundley/Chasing Rainbows

George, Hundley and the Man with the Yellow Hat take a sailboat ride and end up on a remote island.

Wed, Apr 29 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 30 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Gnocchi The Critic/George Cleans Up

Chef Pisghetti is crushed when Gnocchi stops eating his dishes. George gets a monkey-sized vacuum.

Thu, Apr 30 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, May 1 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Relax!/The Box and the Hound

Professor Wiseman gets plenty of stress during a picnic with George and the Man with the Yellow Hat.

Thu, Apr 30 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, May 1 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

George Measures Up/Something New Under The Sun

George measures a building with the world's longest noodle and learns about solar electricity.

Fri, May 1 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, May 3 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, May 4 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Movie House Monkey/Cooking with Monkey

George tries to rescue a beloved bijou theatre from being replaced by a self-cleaning parking lot.

Wed, May 6 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, May 7 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Personal Trainer/Sprout Outing

George learns about stretching, keeping hydrated and pacing to help Professor Wiseman win a race.

Tue, May 5 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, May 6 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

The Big Picture/Juicy George

George and Steve paint an empty billboard with a picture to promote a book about endangered birds.

Wed, May 6 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, May 7 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Girl Meets Monkey/Curious George Ramps It Up

George spends a full day showing Mrs. Renkins' granddaughter Allie what it's like to be a monkey.

Thu, May 7 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, May 8 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

The Inside Story/A Monkey, A Plan, A Canal

George dreams that he and Gnocchi are chasing the germs that are giving him a cold out of his body.

Thu, May 7 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, May 8 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Guest Monkey/Charkie Goes to School

George learns there are a lot of special rules at the kindergarten when Allie brings him to school.

Fri, May 8 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, May 10 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, May 11 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

George and Marco Sound It Out/A Monkey's Duckling

George is so anxious for Dumpling Duck's eggs to hatch that he takes over as chief egg-sitter.

Mon, May 11 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, May 12 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Downhill Racer/Book Monkey

When George hears about the annual soapbox derby, he enlists Allie to help him make a cool car.

Tue, May 12 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, May 13 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

George's Super Subway Adventure/Well Done, George

George figures out how to take the subway all the way to the zoo. George finds a broken water pump.

Thu, May 14 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, May 15 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Trader George/One in a Million Chameleon

Jade the color-changing chameleon escapes after George accidentally leaves her cage door open.

Wed, May 13 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, May 14 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Monkey Size Me/Metal Detective

George fantasizes about a life where everything, cars, cakes and yellow hats, are monkey-sized.

Thu, May 14 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, May 15 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

George's Home Run/Monkey On Ice

While Marco tries to hit his first Little League home run, George gets to play scorekeeper.

Fri, May 15 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, May 17 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, May 18 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

George-O-Matic/Curious George, Sheep Herder

George can think of nothing better than creating his own dessert dispensing vending machine.

Fri, May 15 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, May 17 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, May 18 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Go West, Young Monkey/Meet The New Neighbors

George assembles a Western Town for a train set, but he loses a pin that holds it together.

Mon, May 18 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, May 19 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Follow That Boat/Windmill Monkey

A sudden rainstorm sweeps Steve's model papyrus boat for his history class down the sewer grate!

Tue, May 19 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, May 20 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mother's Day Surprise/Jungle Gym

George is excited to help Marco make a pinata and other festive decorations for Mother's Day.

Fri, May 8 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, May 10 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, May 11 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

School of Dance/Curious George Sounds Off

George creates a footsteps dance step map to help Bill prepare for Allie's dance party.

Tue, May 19 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, May 20 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

George Buys A Kite/Train of Light

George and Bill are determined to buy the Ultimate Kite on display at Ada & Luke's country store.

Wed, May 20 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, May 21 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Auctioneer George/Sock Monkey Opera

George learns about bidding when he bids on elephant mittens at the Corn Roast and Attic Auction.

Wed, May 20 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, May 21 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

George and the Giant Thumb/Shutter Monkey

George and Allie run out of clay while making a ginormous sculpture of Bill's sprained thumb.

Thu, May 21 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, May 22 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Hamster Cam/The Great Monkey Detective

Steve's pet hamster is on the loose in the city streets with a small video camera tied to his back.

Thu, May 21 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, May 22 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Wind Symphony/George and Allie's Automated Car Wash

George is an expert at making noise, so Mr. Zoobel asks for his help with a rooftop Wind Symphony.

Fri, May 22 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, May 24 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, May 25 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Feeling Antsy/Maple Monkey Madness

George spots an army of ants, something the Man with the Yellow Hat warned his messy monkey about.

Fri, May 22 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, May 24 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, May 25 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Dj George/Curious George Paints The Desert

George accidentally locks himself into the DJ booth at the radio station. George tries to paint.

Mon, May 25 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, May 26 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Junky Monkey/Jumpy Warms Up

But where others see trash, George sees treasures hidden in alleys, sidewalk, and recycling bins.

Mon, May 25 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, May 26 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

No Knowing Gnocchi/Here Comes The Tide

George follows Gnocchi on her adventures to figure out what causes the cat to leave home and roam.

Tue, May 26 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, May 27 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Monkey Down Under/Bright Lights, Little Monkey

George visit Australia for an outback safari adventure! George searches for a mysterious creature.

Mon, Apr 20 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Apr 21 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Tue, May 26 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, May 27 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

We Otter Be Friends/Sir George and the Dragon

After an otter swims away with Mr. Quint's boat keys, George is stranded and tries to retrieve them.

Tue, Mar 31 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Apr 1 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Wed, May 27 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, May 28 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Hundley Jr./Curious George Gets Winded

Hundley is torn between looking after the lobby and caring for his new friend, a long caterpillar.

Mon, Apr 20 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Apr 21 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Wed, May 27 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, May 28 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Where's The Firedog?/Toot Toot Tootsie Goodbye

George's canine friend Blaze runs away from the firehouse. George and Sam put a tag on her collar.

Tue, Apr 21 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Apr 22 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Thu, May 28 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, May 29 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Honey of a Monkey/Curious George's Egg Hunt

George and Steve are in a sticky situation when they accidentally eat all of Betsy's honeycomb.

Thu, Apr 2 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Apr 3 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Thu, May 28 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, May 29 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

George and Allie's Lawn Service/Curious George's Scavenger Hunt

When two baby goats keep escaping from their pen, George and Allie try keep them penned up.

Tue, Apr 21 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Apr 22 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Fri, May 29 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Toy Monkey/George and Allie's Game Plan

George takes his broken toy to a toy factory and finds a room of broken toys and no one to fix them.

Mon, May 4 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, May 5 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Fri, May 29 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Monkey Hoedown/Curious George Clowns Around

George and the Man with the Yellow Hat visit the Clown College for Pepe El Loco's Big Show.

Tue, May 5 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, May 6 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

George's Backwards Flight Plan/Curious George, Hog Trainer

George and Allie are determined to help Howie the Hog win a blue ribbon at the state fair.

Wed, May 13 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, May 14 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Curious George Goes for 100/Fearless George

It's Lake Wannasink Lake's anniversary and George is in charge of the town's 100-year-old flag.

Mon, May 11 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, May 12 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Big, Bad Hundley/George's Simple Siphon

Hundley wishes he was taller. George and Marco try to help by giving him stilts and platform shoes.

Tue, May 12 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, May 13 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Red Planet Monkey/Tortilla Express

George visits Pizza and Einstein's Space Center to help solve a problem with the Mars rover.

Mon, May 18 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, May 19 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Submonkey/Double-O Monkey Tracks Trouble

George take an undersea adventure in a submarine to retrieve Professor Pizza's birthday present.

Fri, Apr 17 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Apr 19 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Apr 20 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Monkey Goes Batty/Curious George and the Balloon Hound

George must quietly get to the refrigerator in the dark and not wake up the Man in the Yellow Hat.

Wed, Apr 22 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 23 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

George's Photo Finish/Monkey Mystery Gift

Today is the unveiling of the Ankylosaurus dinosaur skeleton at the Museum, but it's missing a leg!

Fri, Mar 27 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Mar 29 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Mar 30 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Apr 27 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Apr 28 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Georges Curious Dragon Dance/Bowling for Bobolinks

George and Marco accidentally ruin the nose on a dragon costume before the Chinese New Year parade.

Tue, Mar 31 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Apr 1 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Wed, Apr 1 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 2 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Fri, May 1 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, May 3 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, May 4 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Curious Georges Amazon Adventure/Monkey Senses

George and the Man with the Yellow Hat make a movie about plants and animals in the rainforest.

Wed, Apr 1 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 2 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 2 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Apr 3 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, May 4 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, May 5 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

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