Program List 1979 – 1987 with Years


Adventures in Rainbow Country, The (1981–1983)

Adventures of Black Beauty, The (1982–1986)

Adventures of the Little Koala, The (1987–93)

Adventures of the Little Prince, The (Le Petit Prince) (1985–89)

Against the Odds (December 5, 1982 – June 28, 1985)


Alpha Repertory Television Service (forerunner of A&E Network; April 12, 1981 – January 1985, became its own separate channel in 1985)


America Goes Bananaz (1979–1980)

Bad News Bears, The (1987–1988)

Bananaman (1984– 1990)

Belle and Sebastian (1984–89)

BET (1980–1983)

Big Ballot, The

By The Way (1979–1980)

Children's Classics (1980–1981)

Danger Mouse (1984–87)

Dennis the Menace (1985–1994)

Double Dare (All versions; October 6, 1986 – February 6, 1993)

Dusty's Treehouse (1980–84)

Finders Keepers (November 2, 1987 – June 30, 1990)



*Bungala Boys

*Camerons, The

*Davey Jones' Locker

*Escape from the Sea

*Great Pony Raid, The

*Hide and Seek


*Operation Third Form

*Up In The Air

*Wreck Raisers



Gidget (1980s–1990s)

Go To the Arts

Going Great (October 1, 1983 – August 31, 1986)

Hangin' In

Hocus Focus (1979 – March 31, 1981)

I Spy (1986–1988)

Kid’s Court

Kids in Performance

Kids' Writes (December 5, 1982 – November 29, 1987)

Lassie (1984–1996)

Little Rascals, The (1985–1992)

Livewire (1980 – April 26, 1986)

Maple Town (1987–89)

Matt & Jenny On The Wilderness Trail 1850 (1981–1983)

Monkees, The (1986–1988)

Mr. Wizard's World (October 3, 1983 – August 25, 2000)

Mysterious Cities of Gold, The (1986–90)

National Geographic Explorer (April 7, 1985 – January 26, 1986)

Nick at Nite (July 1, 1985 – present)

Nick Beat (1980’s – [when?])

Nick Rocks Video to Go (June 3, 1984 – March 26, 1989)

Nickel Flicks (1979)



*Christian the Lion


*Little Lord Fauntleroy

*Little Men

*Storm Boy

*Where’s Willie

*Robinson Crusoe

*Son of Monto Cristo


Out Of Control (October 6, 1984 – May 1, 1985)

Pinwheel (December 1, 1977 – July 6, 1990)



*Adventures of the Mole, The (Krtkova Dobrodružství)

*Alfie Atkins




*Bunny in the Suitcase (Kockásfülű nyúl)

*Chapi Chapo

*Charlie's Climbing Tree (Kalles klätterträd)

*Crystal Tipps and Alister

*Curious George

*Emily (Emilie)

*Flower Stories


*Hattytown Tales

*Jim & Jam (Bolek & Lolek)

*King Rollo

*La Linea (The Line)



*Magic Coco

*Magic Roundabout, The (Le Manège enchanté) – Remake “Doogal”


*Mouse On Mars (Maus Auf Dem Mars)


*Paddington Bear

*Peelie and Poolie

*Picture Pages (1984–93)

*Pilis, The

*Professor Balthazar


*Simon in the Land of Chalk Drawings

*Teeny Little Super Guy

*Tip and Tap


Pop Clips (1980 – March 31, 1981)

Powerhouse (1984–1986)

Rated K: For Kids By Kids (November 1, 1986 – August 27, 1988)

Reggie Jackson's World of Sports (December 1, 1981 – March 31, 1985)

Science International (aka) What Will They Think of Next? (1980–1984)

Shari Show, The (1987)

Sharon, Lois, & Bram's Elephant Show (1987–94)

Sixteen Cinema (November 1, 1987 – May 28, 1989)

Slim Goodbody

Spartakus and the Sun Beneath the Sea (1985–91)



*8th World Invitational Double Dutch Championship

*A Cricket in Times Square

*Adam & The Ants: The Prince Charming Revue

*Adventures of Dinosaur Badlands

*Adventures of Marco Polo Jr., The

*Adventures of Tom Sawyer

*Alex and the Wonderful “Doo Wah” Lamp

*Amazing Mr. Blunden, The

*Americanization of Elias, The

*Avengers of the Reef

*Bambi Meets Godzilla

*Beware, Beware My Beauty Fair

*Big Apple Birthday

*BMX World Championships

*Brave Frog's Greatest Adventure, The

*Cadichon II

*Circustown (Documentary)

*Clarence & The Ottaway

*Clay Creatures

*Clever Jack


*Chocky (’83 / ’86)

*David Johansen: In Concert

*Day the Derby Almost Died, The

*Dinosaurs! – A Fun-Filled Trip Back in Time!

*Dr. Snuggles

*Drawing a Blank

*Duran Duran: In Concert


*Electric Grandmother, The

*Eurythmics in Concert

*Foghat: In Concert

*Get Along Gang, The (1985)

*Grandma Did Not Wave Back

*Grimm's Fairy Tale Classics

*Gulliver’s Travels

*Haircut 100

*Haunting of Harrington House, The

*His Majesty, The Scarecrow of Oz

*I’ll Find A Way


*Joshua's Confusion

*Jungle Book, The (1942)

*Kajagoogoo in Concert

*Let The Balloon Go

*Little Fox, The

*Little Women

*Molly's Pilgrim

*Movie Star’s Daughter (ABC Afterschool Special)

*Marc Summers’ Mystery Magical Special

*My Mom's Having a Baby

*My Mother Was Never A Kid (ABC Afterschool Special)

*Nightingale, The


*One of a Kind

*Peanut Butter Solution, The (1985)

*Portrait of Grandpa Doc

*Raggedy Ann & Andy: A Musical Adventure

*Ransom of Red Chief, The

*Rikki Tikki Tavi


*Silver City (The Righteous Apples)

*Snowman, The

*Someday, Sometime

*Stowaway, The

*Talking Animals

*The Darts: In Concert

*The Police: Synchronicity Concert

*Tin Soldier, The (1986)

*Tuck Everlasting (1981)

*UFO Kidnapped

*Velveteen Rabbit, The (1985)

*Water Babies (1978)

*We Are All One People

*Whistler World BMX Bike Championships

*Wild Rides

*Witches and the Grinnygog, The (1983)

*World According to Nicholas, The


Spread Your Wings (1982)

Standby...Lights! Camera! Action! (December 5, 1982 – May 31, 1987)

Star Trek: The Animated Series (1985–90)

Studio See (April 1, 1981 – March 31, 1983)


THIRD EYE, THE (January 4, 1983 – May 31, 1985)

*Children Of The Stones

*Haunting of Cassie Palmer, The

*Into the Labyrinth

*Under The Mountain


Tip Top With Suzy Prudden

Today's Special (1982–91)

Tomorrow People, The (1981–1984)

Turkey Television (June 3, 1985 – December 31, 1988)

Vegetable Soup (1981–82)

Vic's Vacant Lot (1984–1985)

Video Comic Book –   A.K.A.  Video Comics (1980–81)

Whatever Turns You On

You Can't Do That on Television (1982–1994; 1999; 2004)