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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Downhill Racer/Book Monkey

08/25/2014 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

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

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

08/25/2014 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

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

Downhill Racer/Book Monkey

08/25/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

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

08/25/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

George's Super Subway Adventure/Well Done, George

08/26/2014 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

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

Guest Monkey/Charkie Goes to School

08/26/2014 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

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

George's Super Subway Adventure/Well Done, George

08/26/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Guest Monkey/Charkie Goes to School

08/26/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Trader George/One in a Million Chameleon

08/27/2014 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

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

Monkey Size Me/Metal Detective

08/27/2014 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

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

Trader George/One in a Million Chameleon

08/27/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Monkey Size Me/Metal Detective

08/27/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Go West, Young Monkey/Meet The New Neighbors

08/28/2014 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

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

George's Home Run/Monkey On Ice

08/28/2014 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

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

Go West, Young Monkey/Meet The New Neighbors

08/28/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

George's Home Run/Monkey On Ice

08/28/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

George-O-Matic/Curious George, Sheep Herder

08/29/2014 at 8:00 am on WTTW HD

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

Follow That Boat/Windmill Monkey

08/29/2014 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

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

George-O-Matic/Curious George, Sheep Herder

08/29/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Follow That Boat/Windmill Monkey

08/29/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Mother's Day Surprise/Jungle Gym

09/01/2014 at 8:30 am on WTTW HD

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

School of Dance/Curious George Sounds Off

09/01/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

George Buys A Kite/Train of Light

09/01/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Auctioneer George/Sock Monkey Opera

09/02/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

George and the Giant Thumb/Shutter Monkey

09/02/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Hamster Cam/The Great Monkey Detective

09/03/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Wind Symphony/George and Allie's Automated Car Wash

09/03/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Feeling Antsy/Maple Monkey Madness

09/04/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Dj George/Curious George Paints The Desert

09/04/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Junky Monkey/Jumpy Warms Up

09/05/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

No Knowing Gnocchi/Here Comes The Tide

09/05/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

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

09/08/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Curious George Flies A Kite/From Scratch

09/08/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

He finds the wonders and perils of kite flying and uses his inquiry skills to help an accused cat.

Monkey Down Under/Bright Lights, Little Monkey

09/09/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Curious George's Home for Pigeons/Out of Order

09/09/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

He creates a tree on the balcony & gathers packages for a lady who turns out to be a mail carrier.

We Otter Be Friends/Sir George and the Dragon

09/10/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Zeros to Donuts/Curious George, Stain Remover

09/10/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George buys one hundred dozen donuts and uses the Renkins water pump to clean a grape juice spill.

Hundley Jr./Curious George Gets Winded

09/11/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Buoy Wonder/Roller Monkey

09/11/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

He finds what building materials will make a boat float and learns about momentum while skating.

Where's The Firedog?/Toot Toot Tootsie Goodbye

09/12/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Curious George On Time/Curious George's Bunny Hunt

09/12/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George explores the inside of a big library clock and accidentally lets Bill's pet bunnies escape.

Honey of a Monkey/Curious George's Egg Hunt

09/15/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Curious George Takes A Job/Curious George Takes Another Job - (Part 1 & 2)

09/15/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George helps Chef Pisghetti cook in a restaurant and washes a skyscraper's windows with Mr. Glass.

Curious George, Door Monkey/Curious George Goes Up the River

09/16/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

George opens packages filled with different balls and roams far away while feeding some ducks.

Curious George and the Invisible Sound/Curious George, A Peeling Monkey

09/16/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

He records animal sounds in the country & unwraps everything except the Professor's present.

Curious George, Dog Counter/Squirrel for a Day

09/17/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

George brings dogs from a Dog Show to the apartment. Later, he tries to store food in the ground.

Curious George Discovers The Poles/Curious George Finds His Way

09/17/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George takes care of Bill's pet tadpoles and he and Hundley get lost and must find their way home.

Toy Monkey/George and Allie's Game Plan

09/18/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Water to Ducks/Animal Magnetism

09/18/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George tries to keep a puddle from evaporating so the ducks will stay & learns a lot about magnets.

Doctor Monkey/Curious George The Architect

09/19/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

George uses a stethoscope to hear a mysterious sound and visits a construction site.

Monkey Hoedown/Curious George Clowns Around

09/19/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Zoo Night/Charkie Escapes

09/22/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

He gets locked inside the zoo & gets surrounded by animals. Can he keep Charkie from running away?

Curious George's Rocket Ride/Curious George, Station Master

09/22/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George delivers food supplies to a space station & tries to keep the trains running smoothly.

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

09/23/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Curious George and the Dam Builders/Curious George's Low High Score

09/23/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George helps a family of beavers and builds his own mini-golf course so he can practice.

Curious George Goes for 100/Fearless George

09/24/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

George Makes A Stand/Curious George Sees The Light

09/24/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George sells lemonade to buy a soccer ball and causes problems when he adjusts a traffic light.

Curious George Sees Stars/Curious George Gets A Trophy

09/25/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

George tries to count all the stars in the sky & tries to keep an ice cream sculpture from melting.

Big, Bad Hundley/George's Simple Siphon

09/25/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

The Truth About George Burgers/Curious George in the Dark

09/26/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

George must save the day by re-creating a Chef's recipe. A flashlight helps him conquer his fear.

Candy Counter/Curious George, Rescue Monkey

09/26/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George learns to sort candies by color & shape and spends the day helping the fire department.

The Clean, Perfect Yellow Hat/Bee Is for Bear

09/29/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Can George fix the hole in the yellow hat in time? No one believes that George has seen a bear.

Red Planet Monkey/Tortilla Express

09/29/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Camping with Hundley/Curious George vs. The Turbo Python 3000

09/30/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

George uses his old-fashioned camping tools during a thunderstorm and tries to ride a rollercoaster.

Surprise Quints/Muddy Monkey

09/30/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George keeps Mr. Quint busy while everyone prepares for his party. George refuses to take a bath.

Curious George Takes A Vacation/Curious George and the One That Got Away

10/01/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

George has fun when he gets stuck in the airport and makes his own fishing pole to catch an eel.

Ski Monkey/George The Grocer

10/01/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George leans to ski, snowshoe and sled in a blizzard and works at the grocery store to earn money.

Housebound!/Curious George Rides A Bike

10/02/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

George breaks his leg at the museum while exploring a dinosaur skeleton and goes to the hospital.

Keep Out Cows/Curious George and the Missing Piece

10/02/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George tries to stop cows from eating wildflowers and tries to match a bone to the right animal.

The All-Animal Recycled Band/The Times of Sand

10/03/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

George recruits his friends to play in a band. Later, George builds a sand castle at the beach.

The Elephant Upstairs/Being Hundley

10/03/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

George hears a mysterious and loud thumping sound. George wants to be a dog instead of a monkey.

Up, Up and Away/Skunked

10/06/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

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

10/06/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Monkey Underground/Cat Mother

10/07/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Unbalanced/Curious George Vs. Winter

10/07/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Up A Tree/Curious George and the Trash

10/08/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Curious George Gets All Keyed Up/Gutter Monkey

10/08/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Free Hundley/Bag Monkey

10/09/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Grease Monkeys In Space/Pinata Vision

10/09/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

All-New Hundley/Signs Up

10/10/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Color Me Monkey/Special Delivery Monkey

10/10/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Monkey Stagehand/Magic Garden

10/13/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

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

10/13/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

The Fully Automatic Fun Hat/Creatures of the Night

10/14/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Scaredy Dog/Say Goodnight, George

10/14/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

A Bridge to Farm/Monkey Fever

10/15/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Curious George, Spy Monkey/Castle Keep

10/15/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Robot Monkey Hullabalo/Curious George and the Slithery Day

10/16/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Curious George, Web Master/The Big Sleepy

10/16/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Curious George Sinks The Pirates/This Little Pig

10/17/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

King Doggie/The Lucky Cap

10/17/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Amazing Maze Race/The Color of Monkey

10/20/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

The Man with the Monkey Hands/Whistle Pig Wednesday

10/20/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Curious George, Sea Monkey/Old McGeorgie Had a Farm

10/21/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Curious George Beats The Band/Hats and a Hole

10/21/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

George Digs Worms/Everything Old Is New Again

10/22/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Wheels on the Bus/Seed Trouble

10/22/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Ice Station Monkey/The Perfect Carrot

10/23/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

George Meets The Press/Snow Use

10/23/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

For The Birds/Curious George-Asaurus

10/24/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

Mulch Ado About Nothing/What Goes Up

10/24/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Episode #901

10/28/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

10/28/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Episode #902

10/29/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Shipwrecked with Hundley/Chasing Rainbows

10/29/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

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

Episode #903

10/30/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Night of the Weiner Dog/Animal Trackers

10/30/2014 at 3:30 pm on WTTW HD

Hundley has strict demands when he stays in George's room. George takes pictures of wild animals.

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