Esme and Roy are best friends — and the best monstersitters in Monsterdale! This preschool series from Sesame Workshop brings viewers along on relatable monster adventures and is packed with playful learning, humor, heart, and musical, monster-y fun!

Esme & Roy will air on the CPTV PBS Kids 24/7 digital channel. See the premiere as part of special Family Night programming on Friday, August 30, 2019, with back-to-back episodes airing at 7 and 7:30 p.m. These episodes will encore at 7 and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 31 and Sunday, September 1.

Following the August 30 premiere, Esme & Roy will join the CPTV PBS Kids 24/7 weekend lineup on Saturday and Sunday mornings at 10:30 a.m.

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A New Schedule

Changes are coming to the CPTV PBS Kids 24/7 schedule, including the addition of Esme & Roy on Saturday and Sunday mornings. To view the new daytime schedule, effective August 31, 2019-November 10, 2019, click here.


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