Episodes

  • Games and Good Times

    Motivational speaker and family comedian Brad Tassell is back to share some fun with kids. Take a spin on a crazy carousel at the IU Science Open House. Small Talk takes a close look at a playing card. Martin and the Alien Mice concludes.

  • The Doers

    Bounce to new heights on a Field Trip to a trampoline park in Evansville. Get tips from a pro that will help you learn to juggle in just a few minutes. An impossible Stuntology stunt involving a skewer and a balloon.

  • Makerfest II

    Head to a glassblowing studio to see how amazing and delicate works of art are made with super-heat and extra care. Meet a Master Builder at the LEGO KidsFest. Felix gets a lesson in the importance of healthy bones.

  • Wishy Washy

    Get “Pretty Crabby” on The Friday Zone Playlist. A visit to Fair Oaks Farm. A kiddie surf band teaches a lesson in shark conservation. The Bearded Chef mixes up some fresh guacamole. Small Talk takes an up-close look at teeth.

  • Good Learnin’

    Meet a 2nd grade class that is learning lessons in American Sign Language. Students will explain how it’s working and teach signs that anyone can use. The Bearded Chef mixes up stir-fried veggies. The continuing adventures of Martin and the Alien Mice.

  • Nature and Adventure

    Get outside and have fun! Travel to extreme heights in a Friday Zone Field Trip visit to a climbing gym in Evansville. Get behind the scenes of a launched roller coaster at Holiday World. Felix learns about sunscreen. A simple trick with sidewalk chalk.

  • Flyin’

    We’re flyin’ high with hot air balloons! Watch as a balloon is unfurled right in The Zone. We’ll travel to the Indianapolis Zoo to get an up-close look at some amazing butterflies. Learn how to make a comet at the IU Science Fest.

  • Storytelling

    ComedySportz Indy comes to The Friday Zone to make up silly stories with a group of creative kids. Showmanship sells an amazing Stuntology trick that you can try at home. A story from a winner of the PBS Kids Writers Contest.

  • Author, Author

    Meet a young author who has been writing stories to raise money for charities and learn where he got his inspiration for his characters. ComedySportz helps kids tell a silly story. A story from a winner of the PBS Kids Writers Contest.

  • Silly Symphony

    “Kidz Rock” with Twinkle Time on The Friday Zone Playlist. Terre Haute students perform at a concert. The Bearded Chef whips up a vegan pizza. ComedySportz Indy presents a symphony of animals.

  • Digital Style

    Stylin’ comes to The Friday Zone over the air and online. The kindie-rockin’ jam band The 123s hosts a dance party. Felix finds out why some kids wear glasses. Learn a simple magic trick using a hairband that will amaze your friends!

  • Musical Marvelous

    The Atomic Sharks teaches kids the basics of the ukulele and then share the stage in a performance of island music. Kids get the beat on a Field Trip to the Rhythm Discovery Center. Small Talk takes a microscopic look at an iPod screen.

  • Mathematical

    The WonderLab Museum demonstrates the mind-boggling properties of magnets. Get bricking with a trip to the LEGO KidsFest in Indianapolis. The Bearded Chef cooks up some quinoa. Learn a math trick you can use on your friends.

  • Fired Up!

    Learn all about fireplace safety with experts from the Chimney Safety Institute of America. See how a chimney gets cleaned alongside a real chimney sweep. The Bearded Chef takes us outside to cook over a campfire.

  • Slumber Party II

    The amazing kindie-rock jam band The 123s stop in for a bedtime dance party. Felix learns the importance of dietary fiber. Head into the night to hunt for amphibians. The Bearded Chef cooks up homemade brownies.

  • Go Science

    The Terre Haute Children’s Museum brings the science of motion to The Friday Zone with some cool demonstrations. A trip to a car seat manufacturing and testing facility. The Bearded Chef cooks up home-made oven fries.

  • Get Fuzzy

    Fuzzy critters are the theme of this week’s episode! We’ll put together a furry craft that you can make at home. Small talk gets a close-up look at the parts of a feather. Meet a skateboarding bulldog. A simple magic trick using a hairband.

  • On the Menu

    Get cooking with a foodie-fun adventure as a special guest serves up a tasty treat. An amazing water glass stunt that you can try at home. Small Talk takes a microscopic look at spaghetti noodles. Felix gets a lesson in good hygiene.

  • Work, Work, Work

    The WonderLab Children’s Museum shares superhero science. Discover how science can give you amazing strength, enhanced vision, and the power to move objects without touching them! Plus the continuing adventures of Martin and the Alien Mice.

  • Takes Off!

    Learn all about Pluto and the latest discoveries made by NASA’s New Horizons mission. Take a ride on Holiday World’s newest roller coaster, Thunderbird! Felix gets tips on how to cure hiccups. Small Talk takes an up-close look at a bicycle tire.

  • Artsy Artsy

    ComedySportz Indy brings their own brand of improv comedy to The Friday Zone. Take a Field Trip to the Indianapolis Zoo to meet a walrus that can paint. The Bearded Chef creates a colorful treat. The continuing adventures of Martin and the Alien Mice.

  • Halloweenie

    Brad Tassell is back with a group of costumed friends to share some Halloween jokes and poems. A Field Trip to one of the most haunted places in all of Indiana. The Bearded Chef brews up a batch of apple cider. Martin and the Alien Mice premieres.