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Barney & Friends is an American children's television series that originally ran on PBS Kids from April 6, 1992 to September 18, 2009.

Series overview[]

SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired
First airedLast aired
130April 6, 1992 (1992-04-06)May 15, 1992 (1992-05-15)
218September 27, 1993 (1993-09-27)October 20, 1993 (1993-10-20)
320February 27, 1995 (1995-02-27)October 6, 1995 (1995-10-06)
420November 3, 1997 (1997-11-03)November 28, 1997 (1997-11-28)
520November 2, 1998 (1998-11-02)November 27, 1998 (1998-11-27)
620November 1, 1999 (1999-11-01)April 14, 2000 (2000-04-14)
720September 2, 2002 (2002-09-02)November 22, 2002 (2002-11-22)
820September 15, 2003 (2003-09-15)May 14, 2004 (2004-05-14)
920September 6, 2004 (2004-09-06)May 13, 2005 (2005-05-13)
1020September 18, 2006 (2006-09-18)October 13, 2006 (2006-10-13)
1120September 17, 2007 (2007-09-17)October 12, 2007 (2007-10-12)
1210September 15, 2008 (2008-09-15)September 26, 2008 (2008-09-26)
1310September 7, 2009 (2009-09-07)September 18, 2009 (2009-09-18)


Season 1 (1992)[]

No. in
TitleOriginal air date
11"The Queen of Make Believe"April 6, 1992 (1992-04-06)

Min becomes the "Queen of Make Believe" and Barney shows the kids different ways to use their imaginations.

Educational theme: Imagination
22"My Family's Just Right for Me"April 7, 1992 (1992-04-07)

Kathy is sad because her family is too small. Barney and the kids explore what make families wonderful.

Educational theme: Family members
33"Playing It Safe"April 8, 1992 (1992-04-08)

Barney, Baby Bop, and the kids learn all about safety from traffic lights to dealing with strangers.

Educational theme: Safety
44"Hop to It!"April 9, 1992 (1992-04-09)

Tina is upset that she can't do a basketball trick as well as her sister Luci. Barney and his friends learn about exercise.

Educational theme: Exercise
55"Eat, Drink and Be Healthy!"April 10, 1992 (1992-04-10)

Barney and his friends learn about the four food groups and how healthy food is good for one's body.

Educational theme: Eating healthy foods
66"Four Seasons Day"April 13, 1992 (1992-04-13)

Barney and the kids enjoy the fun of all four seasons in one day.

Educational theme: Seasons
77"The Treasure of Rainbow Beard"April 14, 1992 (1992-04-14)

When "Rainbow Beard the Pirate" sends the group on a treasure hunt, Barney and friends explore the colors and shapes around us.

Educational theme: Colors and shapes
88"Going Places!"April 15, 1992 (1992-04-15)

After Min leaves for a trip to her grandmother's house, Barney takes the kids on a trip to "Imagination City".

Educational theme: Transportation
99"Caring Means Sharing"April 16, 1992 (1992-04-16)

When Kathy and Min fight over whose turn it is to play with Barney, their purple friend shows them that sharing is wonderful.

Educational theme: Sharing
1010"Down on Barney's Farm"April 17, 1992 (1992-04-17)

Barney and his friends take a make believe trip to Farmer Henderson's Farm (the playground with farm props) and learn about different farm animals.

Educational theme: Farm animals
1111"What's That Shadow?"April 20, 1992 (1992-04-20)

After a storm drives the kids inside, Barney helps them chase their fears away. Shawn gets over his fear of dogs by meeting Min's puppy.

Educational theme: Things that kids don't need to be afraid of
1212"Happy Birthday, Barney!"
"Barney's Birthday"
April 21, 1992 (1992-04-21)

It's Barney's birthday and the kids throw a birthday party for him.

Educational theme: Birthdays
1313"Alphabet Soup!"April 22, 1992 (1992-04-22)

To help Kathy and Min learn how to read, Derek writes a mystery word, one letter at a time. As he does this, Barney and the kids do activities and sing songs using each letter.

Educational theme: Alphabet/Letters
1414"Our Earth, Our Home"April 23, 1992 (1992-04-23)

It's Earth Week at school and Barney teaches his friends about ways to save the Earth.

Educational theme: The environment
1515"Let's Help Mother Goose!"
"Barney Rhymes with Mother Goose"
April 24, 1992 (1992-04-24)

When a bookworm is eating Mother Goose's book, Barney and his friends help her rewrite her famous rhymes.

Educational theme: Mother Goose rhymes
1616"Be a Friend"April 27, 1992 (1992-04-27)

When a new girl named Tosha comes to school, Barney and the others learn about friendship. Derek and Michael disagree about who gets to keep a picture of Barney they made together.

Educational theme: Friendship
1717"I Just Love Bugs"April 28, 1992 (1992-04-28)

Things have gone buggy as Barney and the kids learn about bugs and insects.

Educational theme: Bugs and insects
1818"When I Grow Up..."April 29, 1992 (1992-04-29)

Shawn is scared to get a job when he grows up, so Barney and Friends use pretend play to show how jobs aren't scary, and can even be fun.

Educational theme: Jobs
1919"1-2-3-4-5 Senses!"April 30, 1992 (1992-04-30)

When Luci's blind friend Patty arrives, Barney and the kids learn about the five senses and how they help us explore the world.

Educational theme: The five senses
2020"Practice Makes Music"May 1, 1992 (1992-05-01)

Michael is nervous and anxious about performing at a concert in the evening. Barney and his friends learn about various music styles, instruments, and that a little practice goes a long way.

Educational theme: Music and musical instruments
2121"Hi, Neighbor!"May 4, 1992 (1992-05-04)

Barney and his friends explore their neighborhoods through pretend play. They even take Baby Bop through pretend neighborhood buildings.

Educational theme: Neighborhoods
2222"A Camping We Will Go!"May 5, 1992 (1992-05-05)

When the kids want to go camping, Barney takes them on a camping trip, using the playground as their campsite.

Educational theme: Camping and forest safety
2323"A Splash Party, Please"
"Barney's Best Manners"
May 6, 1992 (1992-05-06)

Barney and his friends learn how manners are important while having an after school picnic.

Educational theme: Good manners
2424"Carnival of Numbers"May 7, 1992 (1992-05-07)

Barney puts on a "Carnival of Numbers" for his friends, so they can have fun with numbers.

Educational theme: Numbers
2525"A World of Music"May 8, 1992 (1992-05-08)

After learning about different countries on a globe, Barney takes the kids on a trip to visit his friends in Scotland, Israel, Africa, China, and Mexico.

Educational theme: Countries around the world
2626"Doctor Barney is Here!"May 11, 1992 (1992-05-11)

Kathy is scared to go to the doctor, so Barney and the others take her on a pretend doctor visit. Barney teaches the kids "The Feel Good Rules".

Educational theme: Good healthy habits
2727"Oh, What a Day!"May 12, 1992 (1992-05-12)

Tina is having a bad day after losing her kitten, so Barney and the kids try to cheer her up.

Educational theme: Feelings and emotions
2828"Home Sweet Homes"May 13, 1992 (1992-05-13)

Barney and his friends learn all about different homes for people and animals.

Educational theme: Homes for animals and people
2929"Hola, Mexico!"May 14, 1992 (1992-05-14)

After Luci receives a letter from her grandfather, Barney and the kids decide to have a fiesta in the classroom.

Educational theme: Mexico
3030"Everyone is Special"May 15, 1992 (1992-05-15)

Barney receives a surprise in the mail and shows his friends how being themselves is important.

Educational theme: Being special

Season 2 (1993)[]

No. in
TitleOriginal air date
311"Falling for Autumn!"September 27, 1993 (1993-09-27)

Barney and friends have fun celebrating fall and preparing for a school "Fall Festival".

Educational theme: Autumn
322"Grandparents are Grand!"September 28, 1993 (1993-09-28)

When Derek's granddad and Kathy's nana visit the school, Barney and the kids learn how grandparents are special people.

Educational theme: Grandparents
333"May I Help You?"September 29, 1993 (1993-09-29)

The kids take Barney and Baby Bop through a pretend day at school.

Educational theme: Helping others
344"Red, Blue and Circles Too!"September 30, 1993 (1993-09-30)

Barney and his friends explore shapes and colors.

Educational theme: Colors and shapes
355"Honk! Honk! A Goose on the Loose!"October 1, 1993 (1993-10-01)

When Mother Goose's goose, Clarence, goes missing, Barney and the kids help her find him.

Educational theme: Mother Goose rhymes
366"Hoo's in the Forest?"October 4, 1993 (1993-10-04)

Barney takes his friends to a forest and teaches them about different animals.

Educational theme: Forest animals and animal sounds
377"I Can Do That!"October 5, 1993 (1993-10-05)

Barney, Baby Bop, and the kids show off things that they can do.

Educational theme: Trying new things
388"Grown-Ups for a Day!"October 6, 1993 (1993-10-06)

Barney and his friends explore different careers through pretend play.

Educational theme: Jobs
399"Picture This!"October 7, 1993 (1993-10-07)

Barney and the kids have fun with art. Author Tomie DePaola visits.

Educational theme: Arts and crafts
4010"Look at Me, I'm 3!"October 8, 1993 (1993-10-08)

Baby Bop celebrates her third birthday and Barney throws a birthday party for her with things that do with the number three.

Educational theme: Things associated with three things
4111"The Exercise Circus!"
"Barney's Exercise Circus"
October 11, 1993 (1993-10-11)

Barney and friends perform in their own "Exercise Circus".

Educational theme: Exercise
4212"My Favorite Things"October 12, 1993 (1993-10-12)

When Kathy and the others bring teddy bears to school, Barney and the kids have fun with some of their favorite things.

Educational theme: Favorite things
4313"The Dentist Makes Me Smile"October 13, 1993 (1993-10-13)

After Shawn shows his loose tooth, Barney and the kids learn all about teeth and dental hygiene.

Educational theme: Dental hygiene
4414"Stop, Look and Be Safe!"October 14, 1993 (1993-10-14)

Barney and friends learn about different safety rules including ones about crossing streets and playing on the playground.

Educational theme: Safety
4515"An Adventure in Make-Believe"
"Let's Pretend with Barney"
October 15, 1993 (1993-10-15)

BJ needs to save a princess in a make-believe jungle. Barney and the kids show him how to use his imagination.

Educational theme: Imagination
4616"The Alphabet Zoo"
"Barney's Alphabet Zoo"
October 18, 1993 (1993-10-18)

Using letters from A to Z, Barney and his friends set up an "Animal Alphabet Zoo".

Educational theme: Alphabet
4717"Having Tens of Fun!"
"Barney's Parade of Numbers"
October 19, 1993 (1993-10-19)

Barney's friend Mr. Tenagain comes to visit and the gang has fun with the number ten.

Educational theme: Things associated with ten
4818"A Very Special Delivery!"
"Families are Special"
October 20, 1993 (1993-10-20)

While waiting for Tosha's mother to arrive with a special surprise, Barney and the kids learn about what makes everyone special. Singer Ella Jenkins visits and shares some songs with the group.

Educational theme: Being special

Season 3 (1995)[]

No. in
TitleOriginal air date
491"Shawn and the Beanstalk"February 27, 1995 (1995-02-27)

Barney and his friends learn about plants.

Educational theme: Plants
502"If the Shoe Fits..."February 28, 1995 (1995-02-28)

BJ and Baby Bop decide that it is time for them to get new shoes. Meanwhile, Barney and the kids learn about various types of shoes.

Educational theme: Shoes
513"Room for Everyone"March 1, 1995 (1995-03-01)

Barney and his friends pretend to explore different types of rooms in a house. Stella the Storyteller makes her first appearance.

Educational theme: Rooms in a house
524"I Can Be a Firefighter!"March 2, 1995 (1995-03-02)

BJ decides that he wants to become a firefighter and announces it to his friends. Firefighter Frank visits the gang and teaches them all about fire safety in the home.

Educational theme: Firefighters
535"Shopping for a Surprise!"March 3, 1995 (1995-03-03)

To prepare for a surprise party in the classroom, Barney and Baby Bop shop for different items they will need.

Educational theme: Shopping and planning a party
546"Anyway You Slice It"June 7, 1995 (1995-06-07)

Barney and his friends check out booths at their school's "International Festival".

Educational theme: Cultures and different types of bread
557"Twice Is Nice!"June 8, 1995 (1995-06-08)

Barney and his friends get to meet some new friends, twin sisters Ashley and Alissa. All of the kids get to know each other better by helping out with a scavenger hunt.

Educational theme: Meeting new friends and working together
568"On the Move"
"Barney's Making New Friends"
June 9, 1995 (1995-06-09)

Barney, BJ, and the other kids welcome Kenneth to their school. Derek and Tina also pay their old friends a visit to make the day complete.

Educational theme: Friendship
579"A Welcome Home"June 12, 1995 (1995-06-12)

Min looks for someone to adopt a lonely puppy her dog gave birth to. Shawn helps show Barney and the others about homes.

Educational theme: Types of homes
5810"Classical Cleanup"June 13, 1995 (1995-06-13)

Baby Bop accidentally makes a huge mess in the classroom. Barney and his friends all pitch in to help her clean up.

Educational theme: Cleaning up and working together
5911"Our Furry Feathered Fishy Friends"July 24, 1995 (1995-07-24)

All the kids bring their pets to school for show-and-tell, showing Barney each of them. The kids reinforce the importance of taking care of pets.

Educational theme: Types of pets and taking care of them
6012"Gone Fishing!"July 25, 1995 (1995-07-25)

Barney and his friends learn about the sea and the creatures living there.

Educational theme: Underwater creatures and sharing
6113"At Home with Animals"July 26, 1995 (1995-07-26)

During a rainstorm, Barney and his friends go to the treehouse to discover a bird's nest. This leads to a lesson on animals and their different types of homes that they live in.

Educational theme: Animal homes
6214"It's Raining, It's Pouring..."July 27, 1995 (1995-07-27)

While it is raining outside, Tomie dePaola visits and the kids share what they like to do on a rainy day.

Educational theme: Rainy day activities
6315"Camera Safari"July 28, 1995 (1995-07-28)

Barney and Friends pretend their playground is a jungle. Baby Bop, however, gets confused between a tiger and a kitty cat, so Barney teaches everyone that there are different species of "cats" living in the world.

Educational theme: Species of cats
6416"Who's Who on the Choo Choo?"
"Barney's All Aboard For Sharing"
October 2, 1995 (1995-10-02)

Barney and his friends keep hearing trains passing through the playground, but they can't seem to get outside in time to see it. Stella the Storyteller visits to tell "The Little Engine That Could."

Educational theme: Trains and sharing
6517"Are We There Yet?"
"Riding In Barney's Car"
October 3, 1995 (1995-10-03)

The children use their imaginations to make a car for Barney. He goes on some errands and later takes the kids for a car ride.

Educational theme: Cars and car safety
6618"Ship, Ahoy!"October 4, 1995 (1995-10-04)

Stella the Storyteller visits to tell them a story about pirates. Barney, Baby Bop, and the kids end up in the story, involving a ship crashing on an island and a search for buried treasure.

Educational theme: Pirates
6719"Hats Off to BJ!"October 5, 1995 (1995-10-05)

BJ announces that he lost his baseball cap, so Barney and his friends help him find a replacement hat. Eventually the group makes him a new baseball cap.

Educational theme: Hats
6820"Up We Go!"October 6, 1995 (1995-10-06)

Barney and the kids learn about all things that fly in the sky. From airplanes and rockets to kites, the group has a "high-flying" good time.

Educational theme: Things in the sky

Season 4 (1997)[]

No. in
TitleOriginal air date
691"First Day of School"November 3, 1997 (1997-11-03)

Barney and the kids visit Stephen's classroom the day before school begins. Baby Bop makes her own school in the treehouse, using Ms. Etta and Scooter's insights of what's going on in the classroom.

Educational theme: What students do for school
702"Is Everybody Happy?"November 4, 1997 (1997-11-04)

Baby Bop accidentally breaks Chip's "twinkle tower," which he made for the school carnival. Barney and the kids talk about feelings.

Educational theme: Feelings and emotions
713"Pennies, Nickels, Dimes"November 5, 1997 (1997-11-05)

The gang works together to earn money to buy Goldie (the school goldfish) a plant, a castle, and another fish.

Educational theme: Money
724"We've Got Rhythm"November 6, 1997 (1997-11-06)

Barney and the gang talk about rhythms.

Educational theme: Rhythm and beat
735"Tick Tock Clocks!"November 7, 1997 (1997-11-07)

After Baby Bop is late to meet up with BJ in the treehouse, Barney and the kids help Baby Bop learn to tell time. Dr. TickTock stops by the school to make a special watch for Baby Bop.

Educational theme: Time and clocks
746"Waiting for Mr. MacRooney"November 10, 1997 (1997-11-10)

Barney and the kids learn about the postal system, and how to be patient while waiting for mail to arrive.

Educational theme: Patience
757"Let's Build Together"November 11, 1997 (1997-11-11)

Barney and the kids decide to make their own building.

Educational theme: Building stuff and working together
768"It's Tradition"November 12, 1997 (1997-11-12)

The children share each of their family traditions for Barney.

Educational theme: Family traditions
779"A Picture of Health"November 13, 1997 (1997-11-13)

Barney talks about the value of staying healthy and pretends to give the kids a checkup.

Educational theme: Being healthy
7810"Play Ball!"November 14, 1997 (1997-11-14)

Barney and the kids play different kinds of ball games, using Barney's Vend-O-Ball Machine.

Educational theme: Balls
7911"A Different Kind of Mystery"November 17, 1997 (1997-11-17)

Barney and the kids investigate a mysterious sound in the classroom.

Educational theme: Acceptance
8012"Going on a Bear Hunt"November 18, 1997 (1997-11-18)

Barney and the kids search for Stephen's lost stuffed bear.

Educational theme: Bears and helping others
8113"Let's Eat!"November 19, 1997 (1997-11-19)

The gang learns about nutrition and different kinds of food, and even learn about good manners when they create their own restaurant.

Educational theme: Nutrition and manners
8214"Tree-Mendous Trees"November 20, 1997 (1997-11-20)

Curtis is upset about playing a tree in a school play. Barney and the kids learn about trees and how they grow.

Educational theme: Trees
8315"Good, Clean Fun!"November 21, 1997 (1997-11-21)

Barney teaches the kids a lesson on personal cleanliness.

Educational theme: Cleanliness
8416"Easy, Breezy Day!"November 24, 1997 (1997-11-24)

Barney and the kids play games that make use of the wind and even take a flight in a hot air balloon.

Educational theme: Windy day activities
8517"All Mixed Up"November 25, 1997 (1997-11-25)

Barney helps out by following directions after the kids' picnic plans are ruined.

Educational theme: Following directions
8618"Oh, Brother...She's My Sister"November 26, 1997 (1997-11-26)

B.J. and Baby Bop are fighting with each other. Tomie DePaola shares his book "The Baby Sister" and has his sister Maureen come in and convince Baby Bop and B.J. that siblings can be good friends.

Educational theme: Siblings (brothers and sisters)
8719"Once a Pond a Time"November 27, 1997 (1997-11-27)

Barney and the kids learn about pond life.

Educational theme: Pond animals
8820"E-I-E-I-O"November 28, 1997 (1997-11-28)

Barney and the kids learn about how a dairy farm works.

Educational theme: Working on a dairy farm

Season 5 (1998)[]

No. in
TitleOriginal air date
891"Books Are Fun!"November 2, 1998 (1998-11-02)

Barney and the kids visit a library. Curtis tries to be more like Booker T. Bookworm.

Educational theme: Books
902"Trading Places"November 3, 1998 (1998-11-03)

The kids are jealous of one another, as are BJ and Baby Bop. This leads to Barney suggesting that BJ and Baby Bop switch identities for the day. In the end, the kids learn that they should be thankful for what they have.

Educational theme: Separation and being thankful
913"Safety First!"November 4, 1998 (1998-11-04)

Baby Bop pretends to be a safety officer and instructs everyone on safety rules.

Educational theme: Safety
924"Circle of Friends"November 5, 1998 (1998-11-05)

Barney and the kids discusses things that are shaped like circles. BJ gets a stomachache from an overdose of pancakes.

Educational theme: Circles
935"The One and Only You"November 6, 1998 (1998-11-06)

Kristen feels lonely because she's an only child and has no brothers or sisters, and Barney and the gang try to help her. Kristen learns that it's not the size of her family that matters, but how she's loved.

Educational theme: Being special
946"Barney's Band"November 9, 1998 (1998-11-09)

The gang learns about musical instruments. Mr. Boyd talks about a planned concert he's in.

Educational theme: Instruments
957"Try It, You'll Like It!"November 10, 1998 (1998-11-10)

The gang helps Danny overcome his fear of making a presentation in class.

Educational theme: Trying new things
968"Colors All Around"November 11, 1998 (1998-11-11)

Mr. Boyd is unsure what color to paint the hallway. With Barney's color hat, the purple t-rex and the kids explore different colors.

Educational theme: Colors
979"Howdy, Friends!"November 12, 1998 (1998-11-12)

Barney and his friends pretend to be cowboys and cowgirls.

Educational theme: Cowboys and cowgirls' life
9810"Seven Days a Week"November 13, 1998 (1998-11-13)

BJ is excited for a camping trip, but can't stand waiting for it. Barney and the kids help him plan activities for the days following up to the trip.

Educational theme: Days of the week
9911"Hidden Treasures"November 16, 1998 (1998-11-16)

Barney turns a treehouse cleaning project into a treasure hunt.

Educational theme: Environment
10012"A Royal Welcome"November 17, 1998 (1998-11-17)

The gang meets Old King Cole.

Educational theme: Medieval things
10113"Sweet As Honey"November 18, 1998 (1998-11-18)

The gang learns a lesson about bees and the honey-producing process.

Educational theme: Bees and honey
10214"First Things First!"November 19, 1998 (1998-11-19)

Barney plans a day full of fun activities, with each activity representing a piece of a puzzle.

Educational theme: Activities
10315"Aunt Rachel is Here!"November 20, 1998 (1998-11-20)

The kids throw a party to celebrate a visit from Ashley and Alissa's aunt, Rachel.

Educational theme: Relatives
10416"It's a Rainy Day!"November 23, 1998 (1998-11-23)

Barney uses a rainy day to teach kids about rainstorms.

Educational theme: Rain and thunderstorms
10517"Easy Does It!"November 24, 1998 (1998-11-24)

Barney demonstrates how to use wheels, ramps and pulleys to move a heavy trunk.

Educational theme: Wheels, ramps, pulleys, and working together
10618"What's in a Name?"
"A to Z with Barney!"
November 25, 1998 (1998-11-25)

Chip teaches his sister, Linda, the letters in her name.

Educational theme: Alphabet
10719"A Very Special Mouse"November 26, 1998 (1998-11-26)

Danny teaches the gang basic computer skills.

Educational theme: Basic Computer Skills
10820"A Package of Friendship"November 27, 1998 (1998-11-27)

The gang puts together a special package for a friend who has moved away.

Educational theme: Friendship

Season 6 (1999–2000)[]

No. in
TitleOriginal air date
1091"Stick with Imagination!"November 1, 1999 (1999-11-01)

Barney teaches the kids how to use their imaginations to turn ordinary things, such as a stick, into fun playthings.

Educational theme: Imagination
1102"Itty Bitty Bugs"November 2, 1999 (1999-11-02)

Barney lead the kids on a hiking expion to discover different kinds of bugs and insects, after some of them (ants) interrupt their picnic.

Educational theme: Bugs and insects
1113"Grandparents Are Grand"November 3, 1999 (1999-11-03)

The children prepare a surprise party for Kim's grandparents and they each make a special gift for their own grandfathers and grandmothers.

Educational theme: Grandparents
1124"Snack Time!"November 4, 1999 (1999-11-04)

Barney helps the kids learn about healthy snacks and how bread is made as they turn the classroom into a pretend restaurant.

Educational theme: Healthy snacks
1135"A Sunny, Snowy Day"November 5, 1999 (1999-11-05)

Robert's pictures from his summer vacation inspire the kids to have some fun in the sun on a cold wintry day, and with a little magic by Barney, they're whisked into a snowy wonderland.

Educational theme: Summer and winter
1146"You've Got to Have Art"
November 8, 1999 (1999-11-08)

Barney and the kids learn to appreciate various art forms as they decorate the school for an upcoming Open House.

Educational theme: Arts and crafts
1157"Five Kinds of Fun!"November 9, 1999 (1999-11-09)

After learning about "Explorers" in school, the kids want to explore their own world. Barney shows them how to use their "five senses" to do the job.

Educational theme: The five senses
1168"Count Me In!"November 10, 1999 (1999-11-10)

The kids prepare for their school's Show and Tell presentation, with Stephen bringing in a box of hats for dress-up fun.

Educational theme: Numbers
1179"Who's Who at the Zoo?"November 11, 1999 (1999-11-11)

Barney and the kids learn about various animals at the zoo, and Stella gives the children a mysterious present for a special zoo animal.

Educational theme: Zoo animals
11810"Birthday Olé"November 12, 1999 (1999-11-12)

Barney's treehouse is the site for Robert's Mexican-themed birthday party. The piñata proves to be the highlight of the kids' fiesta.

Educational theme: Birthdays
11911"Excellent Exercise!"April 3, 2000 (2000-04-03)

Barney and his friends learn how to exercise well.

Educational theme: Exercise
12012"Brushing Up on Teeth"April 4, 2000 (2000-04-04)

Barney teaches the kids about their teeth.

Educational theme: Dental hygiene
12113"A "Little" Mother Goose"
"Rhyme Time Rhythm (Extended episode)
Mother Goose Stories (2011 re-release of Rhyme Time Rhythm)"
April 5, 2000 (2000-04-05)

Mother Goose teaches Emily to rhyme, prompting Barney and the kids to rhyme as well.

Educational theme: Mother Goose rhymes
12214"Good Job!"April 6, 2000 (2000-04-06)

The kids think about growing up for jobs in their futures. They even pretend to be dancers, chefs, bus drivers and sailors.

Educational theme: Jobs
12315"It's Home to Me"April 7, 2000 (2000-04-07)

Barney and the kids learn how different families have different homes and that home is where family and friends are.

Educational theme: Different kinds of homes
12416"How Does Your Garden Grow?"April 10, 2000 (2000-04-10)

Barney shows off his green thumb in a show about gardening, in which the kids harvest their crop from the garden in their playground.

Educational theme: Gardening
12517"You Can Do It!"April 11, 2000 (2000-04-11)

The kids find out that learning something new takes practice. Keesha, Stephen, and Jeff help Barney teach Baby Bop to jump rope.

Educational theme: Trying new things
12618"Here Comes the Firetruck!"April 12, 2000 (2000-04-12)

The kids learn about the rules of fire safety and also get to see how the controls work in the cab of a fire truck.

Educational theme: Fire safety
12719"Ready, Set, Go!"April 13, 2000 (2000-04-13)

Barney and the kids pretend to travel, and imagine what it's like to be a bus driver, ocean-liner captain, airplane copilot and railroad engineer. They also come to realize there's no place like home.

Educational theme: Transportation
12820"You Are Special"April 14, 2000 (2000-04-14)

The kids look at things that make each one special and write them into a blank book that Barney had given them.

Educational theme: Being special

Season 7 (2002)[]

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TitleOriginal air date
1291"All Aboard!"September 2, 2002 (2002-09-02)

When Barney and the rest of the gang decide to help clean up the park, Kami feels upset because she can't work as fast as the others. Feeling like the caboose on a train, she's dejected, until Scott reminds her that the caboose is where the train conductor rides. All of the children learn more about trains and finish up the day by cleaning up an old caboose in the park and learn how train signal flags work.

Note: Dean Wendt replaces Bob West as the voice of Barney.
1302"Up, Down and Around!"September 3, 2002 (2002-09-03)
When Tony's kite gets stuck in a tree while he's trying to show it to Barney and the rest of his friends, everyone learns about the ups and downs of life, and how to overcome them. Learning what else can go up and down helps them figure out a way to rescue Tony's kite.
1313"Tea-riffic Manners"September 4, 2002 (2002-09-04)
Gianna, Barney, and BJ teach Baby Bop the proper manners for a tea party. From sneezing politely, to learning the magic words, to understanding the importance of cleaning up their own messes, everyone receives a vital lesson on etiquette.
1324"Puppy Love"September 5, 2002 (2002-09-05)
It's time for Bingo's visit to the vet, but he's nowhere to be found. Everyone searches for him and learns about all the different kinds of dogs they can own.
1335"Bunches of Boxes"September 6, 2002 (2002-09-06)
Barney helps the kids turn the disappointment of finding just empty boxes into a spectacular display of imagination as they learn just what an empty cardboard box can become.
1346"Stop! Go!"September 9, 2002 (2002-09-09)
Baby Bop plays with "Stop" and "Go" signs and then directs traffic.
1357"Red, Yellow, and Blue!"September 10, 2002 (2002-09-10)
The gang spends the day celebrating primary colors.
1368"Play for Exercise!"September 11, 2002 (2002-09-11)
The gang soon learns that while they are playing all their games outside, that they are actually exercising.
1379"Come Blow Your Horn!"September 12, 2002 (2002-09-12)
It's time for the evening concert with Mr. Boyd and his brass band. Everyone hopes to be able to play an instrument in the band, but only two people shine. Barney gets to play the tuba and Baby Bop plays the drums.
13810"A New Friend!"
"It's Nice to Meet You"
September 13, 2002 (2002-09-13)
A new friend has joined the gang and Barney makes sure that Colleen fits in and doesn't feel awkward.
13911"Numbers! Numbers!"September 20, 2002 (2002-09-20)
Barney and the kids go on a number hunt after a gust of wind accidentally blows away Tony's box filled with numbers. Their hunt takes them all over the park and inside the caboose and they find numbers everywhere.
14012"This Way In! This Way Out!"September 27, 2002 (2002-09-27)
Barney teaches his friends about the "ins" and "outs" as Angela sets her box turtle Terry free.
14113"Spring Into Fun!"October 4, 2002 (2002-10-04)
Barney is determined not to let a few spring showers ruin the day. He teaches the kids all about the changes in seasons and that rainy days can be fun.
14214"Play It Safe!"October 11, 2002 (2002-10-11)
Barney teaches Baby Bop and friends about safety and that bandages are meant for real injuries, not make believe.
14315"Three Lines, Three Corners"October 18, 2002 (2002-10-18)
From a chalk hopscotch board made of triangles, the kids explore the shapes around them. The triangle gets the most exposure, from rooftops to paper hats.
14416"A Parade of Bikes"October 25, 2002 (2002-10-25)
It's time for the bicycle parade. All is going well until Nick shows up and lets them know he had an accident on his bike. The gang quickly works to cheer Nick up and fix his bike. He also gets a little lesson on bicycle safety from Mr. Boyd. Once the bike is all fixed up, it's on with the parade.
14517"It's a Happy Day!"November 1, 2002 (2002-11-01)
With Beth's invention of "Happy Day", all the children learn that true happiness comes from doing nice things for others.
14618"My Family and Me"November 8, 2002 (2002-11-08)
When Nick, Mario, Whitney, and Gianna receive mysterious invitations to a picnic, along with instructions to bring a family treasure, they are all very confused. After arriving, they share their treasures and discuss the differences between their families. Barney surprises them by bringing all of their families to enjoy the picnic with them. Everyone learns that it doesn't matter what kind of family someone has—it only matters that someone's loved.
14719"Splish! Splash!"November 15, 2002 (2002-11-15)
Barney and the kids learn about water and the important place it holds in our lives. They learn that water is everywhere, and end up in the swimming pool making a big splash.
14820"BJ's Really Cool House"November 22, 2002 (2002-11-22)
BJ builds his own house in the park. While waiting to see the house, Barney and his friends discuss different rooms in a house. When BJ forgets to include space for Baby Bop in his house, Barney reminds him that family makes a house a home.

Season 8 (2003–2004)[]

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TitleOriginal air date
1491"A Fountain of Fun"September 15, 2003 (2003-09-15)
Barney and the kids explore and enjoy the park while waiting for Mr. Boyd's park fountain to be delivered.
1502"On Again, Off Again"September 16, 2003 (2003-09-16)
From silly hats, shoes, tap dancing, and many other wearable things, Barney and the kids have fun dressing up Baby Bop's Teddy Bear.
1513"Sharing Is Caring!"September 17, 2003 (2003-09-17)
The children donate toys to Mr. Boyd's toy drive and Baby Bop learns about sharing.
1524"Here Kitty, Kitty"September 18, 2003 (2003-09-18)
Barney and the kids help Miss Jo find her lost cat, and they learn a lot about cats along the way.
1535"Once Upon a Fairy Tale"September 19, 2003 (2003-09-19)
Mario tries to write a fairy tale and the kids try to help by acting out their favorite stories.
1546"It's Hot! It's Cold!"September 26, 2003 (2003-09-26)
Barney and the kids learn about hot and cold, then Barney turns the playground into a winter and a summer wonderland.
1557"A Perfectly Purple Day"October 3, 2003 (2003-10-03)
Barney and the kids plan a party for Colleen, using her favorite color, purple.
1568"Day and Night"October 10, 2003 (2003-10-10)
Barney helps the kids experience the differences between day and night.
1579"Play Piano with Me!"October 17, 2003 (2003-10-17)
Barney and the kids learn about pianos after finding Mr. Boyd and Banjo working on a player piano.
15810"A Picture of Friendship"October 24, 2003 (2003-10-24)
Barney and the children learn what it takes to be a good friend after accidentally hurting BJ's feelings.
15911"A-Counting We Will Go!"May 3, 2004 (2004-05-03)
When Baby Bop becomes upset when she finds out that she is not able to count to ten, Barney and the kids help her by playing number games, visit a make believe store, and put on a number parade in the park.
16012"A Little Big Day"May 4, 2004 (2004-05-04)
Barney tells Baby Bop and the children that things, both big and little, matter.
16113"A World of Friends"May 5, 2004 (2004-05-05)
The park has an international festival, which enables Barney and the kids to learn about Kenya, Brazil, Germany, Italy and South Korea.
16214"Who's Your Neighbor?"May 6, 2004 (2004-05-06)
This episode focuses on community helpers and how they help Barney and the kids to live safely and happily.
16315"Squares, Squares Everywhere"May 7, 2004 (2004-05-07)
Nick has to find squares for his homework and he finds it more fun finding them when Barney and the kids help.
16416"Let's Go for a Ride!"May 10, 2004 (2004-05-10)
Cars and buses are discussed on a day of pretend-play that starts with Mario's toy car and BJ's remote-controlled car.
16517"That Makes Me Mad!"May 11, 2004 (2004-05-11)
Barney asks his friends for some good ways to express anger and how to deal with it.
16618"It's Your Birthday, Barney!"May 12, 2004 (2004-05-12)
It's Barney's birthday and the kids, Baby Bop and B.J. plan a party to celebrate.
16719"It's Showtime!"May 13, 2004 (2004-05-13)
A performance is planned by Barney, BJ, and the kids, who intend to entertain their friends in the park.
16820"At Home in the Park"May 14, 2004 (2004-05-14)
Barney helps the kids to learn about how animals make their homes in the park.

Season 9 (2004–2005)[]

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TitleOriginal air date
1691"Everybody's Got Feelings"September 6, 2004 (2004-09-06)
Barney relates that little people have big feelings. He gets his friends to make masks of faces. Barney helps BJ and Baby Bop deal with their anger.
1702"Caring Hearts"September 7, 2004 (2004-09-07)
In their school project, the kids attach hearts with names of people they care about, on a bare tree. Barney helps the kids get a wide view of all the people who care about them. Their friends and family tree "blooms" considerably.
1713"Let's Make Music!"September 8, 2004 (2004-09-08)
Barney tells the kids how rhythm is instrumental to music. It inspires the kids to start a marching band.
1724"Movin' Along"September 9, 2004 (2004-09-09)
Barney steps in as the Simon of a Simon Says game. It starts everyone dancing and moving about. Midway through the game, Barney narrates a dramatization of The Tortoise and the Hare.
1735"Let Your Creativity Fly!"September 10, 2004 (2004-09-10)
Laura, David, and Miguel find Barney's paper airplane–and set their imaginations on one goal: building a pretend airplane.
1746"Imagine That!"September 13, 2004 (2004-09-13)
The children use their imaginations to pretend they're in Laura's picture enjoying an island adventure.
1757"All About Me"September 14, 2004 (2004-09-14)
Positive self-esteem is the goal as Barney teaches the kids that they're all special.
1768"My Baby Brother"September 15, 2004 (2004-09-15)
Barney teaches the kids about adjusting to new babies in a family.
1779"Keep On Truckin'"September 16, 2004 (2004-09-16)
The children spend the day learning about trucks. They also learn the value of sharing and how to play safely.
17810"I'm a Builder"September 17, 2004 (2004-09-17)
Barney builds a castle with the children after they watch construction vehicles.
17911"Coming On Strong"May 2, 2005 (2005-05-02)
Jackson, Miguel, Rachel, and "Dr. Whitney" play check-up to see how they have grown. Barney shares with them ways to help their bodies grow stronger and healthier.
18012"Let's Play Games!"May 3, 2005 (2005-05-03)
BJ pulls out a huge pile of balls and other things for playing games. But he needs friends to help him decide what game to play.
18113"You Can Count On Me!"May 4, 2005 (2005-05-04)
Kami, Rachel, and Nick go on Barney's number hunt. As Barney shows different number cards, the kids use their senses to find the real objects.
18214"A Wonderful World of Colors and Shapes"May 5, 2005 (2005-05-05)
Barney shows off a painting, which inspires the children to create an art show. Barney also shows Baby Bop how to paint shapes.
18315"Easy as ABC"May 6, 2005 (2005-05-06)
Baby Bop learns about letters and how to spell her name and has fun with the alphabet.
18416"Look What I Can Do!"May 9, 2005 (2005-05-09)
The children play "I Can Do", in which each one shares something he or she can do; Baby Bop worries about trying something new.
18517"Making a Move!"May 10, 2005 (2005-05-10)
Anna misses her friends from her old neighborhood, so Barney and the kids make her feel welcome. Anna also shares her memory book.
18618"Home, Safe Home"May 11, 2005 (2005-05-11)
Fire safety is the subject as a firefighter inspects the caboose. Baby Bop also learns about safety when she bathes her teddy bear.
18719"On the Road Again!"May 12, 2005 (2005-05-12)
Barney creates a kid-size car to teach the children about automobile. He, Baby Bop and BJ teach a lesson about seat-belt safety.
18820"My Friends, The Doctor and the Dentist"May 13, 2005 (2005-05-13)
Barney and his friends learn about healthy habits such as brushing teeth, getting checkups, eating healthy food and exercising.

Season 10 (2006)[]

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189a1a"Welcome, Cousin Riff"September 18, 2006 (2006-09-18)
Barney springs a new welcome surprise on BJ and Baby Bop; their cousin, Riff, is moving to town.
189b1b"Special Skills"September 18, 2006 (2006-09-18)
Barney encourages the shy Riff to join BJ and Baby Bop in a special show.
190a2a"Airplanes"September 19, 2006 (2006-09-19)
Riff takes apart BJ's new toy airplane to see how it works.
190b2b"Boats"September 19, 2006 (2006-09-19)
Baby Bop shows an interest in boats, so Barney shows her some vessels on a computer.
191a3a"Butterflies"September 20, 2006 (2006-09-20)
Barney, BJ, Riff, and the kids help Baby Bop search for her pet caterpillar, Monty, who has disappeared.
191b3b"Bugs"September 20, 2006 (2006-09-20)
Riff, who doesn't want to be around bugs, is less than thrilled when BJ turns the caboose into a bug zoo.
192a4a"Shapes"September 21, 2006 (2006-09-21)
The gang goes to a shapes carnival, but Riff thinks he won't be able to play any games after he loses his lucky medal.
192b4b"Colors"September 21, 2006 (2006-09-21)
Baby Bop sees a rainbow, but it disappears before she can show her friends, so Barney and the others paint a new rainbow.
193a5a"Seeing"September 22, 2006 (2006-09-22)
When the gang plays hide-and-seek, Baby Bop says that an elephant is hiding in the park.
193b5b"Hearing"September 22, 2006 (2006-09-22)
BJ and Riff try to see who can make the louder sound.
194a6a"Glad to Be Me"September 25, 2006 (2006-09-25)
Barney teaches his friends that being themselves is important.
194b6b"Arts"September 25, 2006 (2006-09-25)
Baby Bop feels left out when Barney's friends pay close attention to Riff while they are at an art festival.
195a7a"Movement"September 26, 2006 (2006-09-26)
BJ and Baby Bop help Barney prepare for a footrace by showing him how to stretch his muscles.
195b7b"BJ's Snack Attack"September 26, 2006 (2006-09-26)
BJ feels sick after eating too many sweets, so he takes a nap, only to dream of eating more sweets.
196a8a"Counting"September 27, 2006 (2006-09-27)
Barney teaches Baby Bop to count after BJ and Riff find a treasure map that requires math skills to find the prize.
196b8b"Letters"September 27, 2006 (2006-09-27)
The gang makes posters to advertise a music concert at a park.
197a9a"Pets"September 28, 2006 (2006-09-28)
BJ offers to take care of a pal's dog, but he needs help from his friends when the dog disappears.
197b9b"Vets"September 28, 2006 (2006-09-28)
Barney and Riff pretend to be veterinarians to help Baby Bop when her teddy bear is damaged.
198a10a"Winter"September 29, 2006 (2006-09-29)
Baby Bop learns about fun things to do in winter, and she expectantly waits for the first snowfall.
198b10b"Summer"September 29, 2006 (2006-09-29)
BJ discovers fun things to do in the summer time, including relaxing activities.
199a11a"Caring"October 2, 2006 (2006-10-02)
The gang celebrates Barney's birthday, but Riff worries that his friend won't like the handmade gift that he gave to him.
199b11b"Rhythm"October 2, 2006 (2006-10-02)
Baby Bop's friends teach her about rhythm after she joins a marching band.
200a12a"Playing Games"October 3, 2006 (2006-10-03)
Barney and Riff help Baby Bop understand the importance of following rules when playing games.
200b12b"Fun with Reading"October 3, 2006 (2006-10-03)
BJ injures his foot and can't play outside, so Barney suggests that he reads to help pass the time.
201a13a"Making Mistakes"October 4, 2006 (2006-10-04)
BJ flubs a paint job on a caboose, so Barney shows him that everyone makes mistakes from time to time.
201b13b"Separation"October 4, 2006 (2006-10-04)
Barney teaches Baby Bop how to deal with separation anxiety when she misses BJ and Riff, who are on a camping trip.
202a14a"Days of the Week"October 5, 2006 (2006-10-05)
Barney teaches his friends about the days of the week to help pass the time as they wait for a petting zoo to arrive in town.
202b14b"Sharing"October 5, 2006 (2006-10-05)
Riff and Baby Bop hold a sale in the park to raise money for a new scooter for BJ after Riff wrecks his pal's old one.
203a15a"Rabbits"October 6, 2006 (2006-10-06)
BJ plays detective to find who or what has been nibbling on Baby Bop's snacks.
203b15b"Ducks and Fish"October 6, 2006 (2006-10-06)
Barney and Riff take care of a nest of duck eggs.
204a16a"Mother Goose"October 9, 2006 (2006-10-09)
Mother Goose characters ask BJ for help in finding parts of their rhymes, and Mother Goose arrives to lend a hand.
204b16b"Fairy Tales"October 9, 2006 (2006-10-09)
Baby Bop listens to a fairy tale while she waits to get a present.
205a17a"Things I Can Do"October 10, 2006 (2006-10-10)
Baby Bop, unhappy with her own talents, wants to play the keyboard like Riff and be able to skate like Barney. Barney shows her that she should be proud of what she can do now.
205b17b"Differences"October 10, 2006 (2006-10-10)
Barney steps in when a wheelchair-bound child is ignored by his friends, as they suggest games he can't participate in. Barney shows the others that even he can't do everything the kids can.
206a18a"Dancing"October 11, 2006 (2006-10-11)
Barney helps a boy learn to dance.
206b18b"Singing"October 11, 2006 (2006-10-11)
Barney tells Baby Bop a fairy tale about a princess who can't find a song to sing, and Baby Bop imagines herself as the princess.
207a19a"Neighborhood"October 12, 2006 (2006-10-12)
Riff loses his drumsticks, but he's sure he left them in one of the neighborhoods he visited, so Barney helps him remember those places.
207b19b"Careers"October 12, 2006 (2006-10-12)
Baby Bop tries to decide what profession she will have as an adult.
208a20a"China"October 13, 2006 (2006-10-13)
BJ awaits a visit from a pen pal in China, so his friends help him prepare for the guest.
208b20b"Kenya"October 13, 2006 (2006-10-13)
A dance troupe performs a show featuring African music and dance routines.

Season 11 (2007)[]

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TitleOriginal air date
209a1a"Pistachio"September 17, 2007 (2007-09-17)
Barney runs into trouble when he can't stop eating pistachios.
209b1b"Full Team Ahead"September 17, 2007 (2007-09-17)
BJ needs to decide if he wants Riff, who isn't good at sports, on his baseball team.
210a2a"The Magic Words"September 18, 2007 (2007-09-18)
Baby Bop finds out that the magic words to being polite are please and thank you.
210b2b"Litterbot"September 18, 2007 (2007-09-18)
Riff tries to find an easy way to pick up the litter, but the robot that he builds doesn't work as planned.
211a3a"Bop 'til You Drop"September 19, 2007 (2007-09-19)
Barney steps in when Baby Bop gets a little too pushy and bossy with her friends.
211b3b"The Sleepless Sleepover"September 19, 2007 (2007-09-19)
Melanie can't sleep on her first overnight campout.
212a4a"Little Red Rockin' Hood"September 20, 2007 (2007-09-20)
Barney tells Baby Bop the story of "Little Red Rockin' Hood" (Little Red Riding Hood, with a twist).
212b4b"The Whole Truth"September 20, 2007 (2007-09-20)
BJ takes cr for a portrait of Barney that he didn't paint.
213a5a"The Wind and the Sun"September 21, 2007 (2007-09-21)
After Baby Bop set up her lemonade stand, BJ decides he wants to fly his kite right there.
213b5b"The Nature of Things"September 21, 2007 (2007-09-21)
When Rachel throws her garbage on the ground in the park, she finds out why it's important not to litter.
214a6a"The New Kid"September 24, 2007 (2007-09-24)
Riff makes a new friend and BJ gets jealous.
214b6b"Grandpa's Visit"September 24, 2007 (2007-09-24)
Ryan's grandfather is coming to visit him, so he can't go to the movie theater with Barney and the others. He later learns his grandpa is more fun than he thought, and in return, the two of them decide to go to the movies after all.
215a7a"Barney's Big Garden"September 25, 2007 (2007-09-25)
Everyone is busy working in the garden when Baby Bop decides she wants them to play.
215b7b"Listen!"September 25, 2007 (2007-09-25)
Riff hears something in the park and tries to figure out what it is.
216a8a"Lost and Found"September 26, 2007 (2007-09-26)
The gang helps BJ find the circus tickets that he lost.
216b8b"Pot Full of Sunshine"September 26, 2007 (2007-09-26)
A flower that Baby Bop has been trying to get to grow dies when it gets too cold out one morning.
217a9a"Trail Boss Barney"September 27, 2007 (2007-09-27)
Barney teaches everyone about teamwork as they visit a ranch.
217b9b"Get Happy!"September 27, 2007 (2007-09-27)
The kids try to cheer up a girl they meet in the park.
218a10a"For the Fun of It"September 28, 2007 (2007-09-28)
BJ tries to keep up with Terry on the basketball court, but can't keep up.
218b10b"Starlight, Star Bright"September 28, 2007 (2007-09-28)
Baby Bop sees a falling star while camping with Barney and the gang in the park, and sets off to put it back in the sky.
219a11a"Big As Barney"October 1, 2007 (2007-10-01)
Ryan finds out what is special about himself, after he tries to be like Barney.
219b11b"No, No, No!"October 1, 2007 (2007-10-01)
Everyone keeps telling Baby Bop no, and she gets mad.
220a12a"The Emperor's Contest"October 2, 2007 (2007-10-02)
Ryan thinks about cheating during a fishing contest.
220b12b"Beethoven's Hear!"October 2, 2007 (2007-10-02)
Barney invites Beethoven to explain how being deaf doesn't have to change his life completely.
221a13a"Guess Who?"October 3, 2007 (2007-10-03)
Riff can't decide on a Halloween costume.
221b13b"Sweet Treats"October 3, 2007 (2007-10-03)
Barney and his friends go trick-or-treating in the park.
222a14a"Best In Show"October 4, 2007 (2007-10-04)
When the kids decide to have a Dog Show in the park, BJ feels a little left out because he doesn't have a dog.
222b14b"The Chase"October 4, 2007 (2007-10-04)
Barney teaches the kids about a Native American tribe called "The Chase," showing them that working as a team is important.
223a15a"Dream Big"October 5, 2007 (2007-10-05)
Riff dreams of traveling to Mars, so he builds a rocket. The trip doesn't turn out so well, but Barney explains that Riff shouldn't give up dreaming.
223b15b"That's What A Mommy Is"October 5, 2007 (2007-10-05)
Baby Bop learns what makes moms special.
224a16a"The Shrinking Blankey"October 8, 2007 (2007-10-08)
Baby Bop learns that growing is a good thing.
224b16b"The Awful Tooth"October 8, 2007 (2007-10-08)
Riff has a sore tooth, but he is afraid of the dentist.
225a17a"The Blame Game"October 9, 2007 (2007-10-09)
Marcos accidentally breaks Melanie's art show project, but is afraid to tell her.
225b17b"What's Your Name?"October 9, 2007 (2007-10-09)
Myra decides she doesn't like her name.
226a18a"The Magic Caboose"October 10, 2007 (2007-10-10)
Barney shows it's fun to go to new places and see new things by taking them on an imaginary journey.
226b18b"BJ the Great"October 10, 2007 (2007-10-10)
BJ pretends to be a magician.
227a19a"Gift of the Dinos"October 11, 2007 (2007-10-11)
Barney reminds BJ and Riff that Christmas is more than just getting gifts.
227b19b"A Visit to Santa"October 11, 2007 (2007-10-11)
When Melanie doesn't send her letter to Santa in time, Barney takes her to the North Pole to deliver it in person.
228a20a"Riff's Musical Zoo"October 12, 2007 (2007-10-12)
Riff decides to create a musical zoo and gathers instruments that sound like real animals.
228b20b"The Princess and the Frog"October 12, 2007 (2007-10-12)
Baby Bop watches Ryan's pet frog.

Season 12 (2008)[]

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TitleOriginal air date
2291"Way to Go!: A Travel Adventure"September 15, 2008 (2008-09-15)
With the help of their imaginations, the kids explore all types of travel using cardboard boxes.
2302"The Misbegotten Moon: A Space Adventure"September 16, 2008 (2008-09-16)
Baby Bop sees a half-moon and thinks the moon is broken. Barney takes her to see the Man in the Moon.
2313"The Sword in the Sandbox: A Storybook Adventure"September 17, 2008 (2008-09-17)
When Daniel thinks that he is too little to do anything right, Barney tells him a version of the King Arthur legends, where Arthur pulls the sword out of a sandbox.
2324"Riff to the Rescue!: A Wild West Adventure"September 18, 2008 (2008-09-18)
Barney tells Riff the story of his great-great-grandfather Riffle, a sheriff who took on an outlaw named Bossy Bop.
2335"Lights! Camera! Action!: A Movie Adventure"September 19, 2008 (2008-09-19)
Melanie decides to help Grace's food drive by putting on a movie premiere with a canned food admission price.
2346"To Catch a Thief: A Mystery Adventure"September 22, 2008 (2008-09-22)
When many different balls disappear without a trace, BJ is determined to find the mysterious thief.
2357"The Magic Lamp: A Travel Adventure"September 23, 2008 (2008-09-23)
Layla feels disappointed with her culture, despite the fact that it is her birthday. With a little help from Barney, she goes on a trip to Lebanon and learns more about her heritage.
2368"The Amazing Captain Pickles: A Hero Adventure"September 24, 2008 (2008-09-24)
BJ learns a lesson about bragging when he tells everyone that he, as Captain Pickles, can leap over the moon. Baby Bop has some serious doubts about who is the greatest superhero. Barney then helps BJ learn the importance of being honest.
2379"A Game for Everyone: A Sports Adventure"September 25, 2008 (2008-09-25)
Barney, Baby Bop, BJ, and the kids are planning a Sports Day in the park. When Barney and Baby Bop meet Jill, a new friend who is too shy to participate, Barney explains that Jill might just need a little encouragement to join the fun.
23810"The Reluctant Dragon: A Fairy Tale Adventure"September 26, 2008 (2008-09-26)
Barney teaches that everyone can't tell from the outside what someone might be like on the inside. He does it by telling a story about a dragon that wasn't at all what others thought she was. The villagers were afraid of her, but it turns out, she wasn't scary at all and was a very nice dragon who liked to knit socks and drink tea.

Season 13 (2009)[]

No. in
TitleOriginal air date
2391"Bienvenido, Barney: Mexico"
September 7, 2009 (2009-09-07)
Monty passes through the park with a flock of friends on their way to Mexico. When Monty gets left behind by his insect friends and family, Barney takes everyone on a visit to Mexico, where Baby Bop will say goodbye to her butterfly friend.
2402"Big Brother Rusty: China"September 8, 2009 (2009-09-08)
Barney's excited to find out that Rusty's family is adopting a new baby girl from China; however, Rusty feels differently. He isn't sure if he's going to be a good brother, and he doesn't know much about China. Barney takes him, BJ, and Baby Bop on an adventure to China where he can learn more about his new sister's heritage. By the time he returns to the park, Rusty excitedly meets his new baby sister and realizes he will be the best big brother ever.
2413"¡Ahora Mismo!: Spain"September 9, 2009 (2009-09-09)
When Ben arrives too late to get a pony ride, he must learn how to wait the hard way. He's always wanted a horse and now it looks as if he's missed his opportunity. Barney then takes him to Spain where they meet Regalo, who is a dancing horse. Ben and Barney return to the park just in time for Ben to finally get a pony ride.
2424"Venice, Anyone?: Italy"September 10, 2009 (2009-09-10)
Emma can't play with her friends because she has to complete a school project about her family. Barney then brings Emma on a trip to Venice to learn more about her great granddad. While there, the kids learn about the culture and geography. Emma also learns that a big task can be made simpler and lots more fun if she breaks it down into smaller tasks and take them one at a time. By the time she gets home, Emma is eager to tackle her big school project.
2435"Sweeter Than Candy: Greece"September 11, 2009 (2009-09-11)
Barney, Baby Bop, and BJ are helping the park kids get ready for a school play. When Barney tells everyone that putting on shows began in Greece, they want to go visit. While there, they meet some friends and decide to put on a play in an amphitheatre. Barney knows a great story that originated in Greece called King Midas. By the end of the day, everyone has experienced another country and have learned that wanting too much is not a good thing.
2446"The Music Box: Switzerland"September 14, 2009 (2009-09-14)
The kids are having a yard sale, getting rid of old toys, books and clothes. Kioko shows up holding a prized possession which is a music box from Switzerland. By accident, Ben includes the music box in a cardboard box of yard sale items and the music box is sold. Kioko is sad and Ben wants to make things right, so he and Barney travel to Switzerland in search of a replacement gift. While there, they sample Swiss food, customs and games, but no music box. Luckily, when Ben returns, the music box has returned.
2457"The Good Egg: Kenya"September 15, 2009 (2009-09-15)
When the kids find a mysterious, colorful egg in the park, Barney takes them on a trip to Kenya to try to find out what kind of animal could have laid the egg. While in Kenya, they meet Ayira who introduces them to many people, cultures and animals of Kenya.
2468"A Bird of a Different Feather: Hawaii"September 16, 2009 (2009-09-16)
Barney takes the kids to Hawaii on a quest for a bird of paradise. While there, they meet some friends, learn new Hawaiian words, make a Hawaiian lei and dance a hula. Eventually, Barney and his friends find a bird of paradise, which was not really a bird, but a flower pretending to be one.
2479"Bonjour, Barney!: France"September 17, 2009 (2009-09-17)
Emma wants to paint an award-winning painting for the Art In The Park Show, but she is just not satisfied with her artwork. Barney then takes her to France to learn how to paint from his friend, Pierre. While there, they learn about France and how to paint by following their heart.
24810"Home Sweet Earth: The Rainforest"
September 18, 2009 (2009-09-18)
It's Earth Day, but Ben is wasting paper while BJ is not too concerned about cutting down a tree to make room for a new playground. After a trip to the rainforest and a meeting with Mother Nature, everyone learns the importance of taking care of our world. As Earth Day comes to an end, Barney reminds them all that taking good care of our Earth is the natural thing to do for everyone.


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