This month, CPTV Kids will air special holiday episodes from Nature Cat, The Cat in the Hat and other beloved PBS Kids programs!
Check the schedule below to see when to catch your favorite holiday special. These specials will also air throughout the month on the CPTV PBS KIDS 24/7 channel and live stream.
THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT CHRISTMAS!
Airs December 10 at 12:30 p.m. and December 24 at 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. on CPTV
This adventure finds the Cat in the Hat, Nick and Sally on a journey around the world to help a lost reindeer find his way home to Freezeyourknees Snowland in time for Christmas. On the way, the Thinga-ma-jigger breaks down, and they depend on a variety of animals – from African bush elephants to bottlenose dolphins to red crabs – and their remarkable abilities to help them make an amazing journey home.
PEG + CAT + HOLIDAYS
Airs December 11 at 6:30 a.m. and December 24 at 12 p.m. on CPTV
When Albert Einstein invites Peg and Cat over for Hanukkah, he shows them how to make a 2D piece of paper into a 3D dreidel. Later, they need to use this process to bring peace to Al’s home and save his Hanukkah. Then, when Santa Claus is in trouble, Peg and Cat have to solve their biggest problem ever: how to make and wrap presents for all the children of the world and deliver them using 100 sleighs. Finally, Peg and Cat coach a team of skiing penguins, who would have a shot at the Olympic gold medal if only they knew “over,” “under” and “in between.”
WILD KRATTS: A CREATURE CHRISTMAS
Airs December 12 at 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., December 23 at 3:30 p.m., and December 24 at 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on CPTV
In this one-hour special, it’s Christmastime and the Wild Kratts are taking a break from creature adventuring to celebrate. But when the Wild Kratts receive an alert that their favorite creatures are suddenly disappearing around the globe, their holiday party quickly turns into a rescue mission. The Wild Kratts must race against time to thwart their greedy archrivals’ most miserly scheme yet! Will they be able to travel to the ends of the earth and return their baby animal friends to their homes in time for the holidays?
NATURE CAT: A NATURE CAROL
Airs December 16 at 3 p.m., December 24 at 3 p.m., and December 27 at 2:30 p.m. on CPTV
Join Nature Cat and his pals for an extra-special, hour-long Christmas movie! In this homage to A Christmas Carol, Nature Cat is bursting with what he thinks is “Christmas spirit,” and wants to celebrate with lots of presents for himself, and by decorating the woods with bright lights and loud festive music for everyone. Daisy, Hal and Squeeks are upset because Nature Cat’s desire to celebrate Christmas in a great big way is causing problems. It’s not until Nature Cat is visited by three Christmas Spirits that he finally sees the true meaning of Christmas.
LET’S GO LUNA: LUNA’S CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD
Airs December 17 at 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m., December 24 at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m., and December 26 at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. on CPTV
When the Circo gets stranded in Antarctica on Christmas Eve, Carmen enlists Luna and the kids to play Santa and save Christmas for an unbelievably cute stowaway duckling named Lil’ Teeny.
PBS Kids Holiday Printables
- To download Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum ornaments you can print and color, click here.
- To download Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum wrapping paper you can print and color, click here.
- To download Molly of Denali ornaments you can print and color, click here.
- To download Molly of Denali wrapping paper you can print and color, click here.