List of Muppet Babies episodes

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This is a complete listing of episodes from the animated television series Jim Henson's Muppet Babies.

Series overview[edit]

Season Episodes Originally aired
First aired Last aired
1 13 September 15, 1984 (1984-09-15) December 8, 1984 (1984-12-08)
2 13 September 14, 1985 (1985-09-14) December 7, 1985 (1985-12-07)
3 16 September 13, 1986 (1986-09-13) December 27, 1986 (1986-12-27)
4 18 September 19, 1987 (1987-09-19) January 16, 1988 (1988-01-16)
5 13 September 10, 1988 (1988-09-10) December 3, 1988 (1988-12-03)
6 18 September 16, 1989 (1989-09-16) January 13, 1990 (1990-01-13)
7 16 September 15, 1990 (1990-09-15) December 29, 1990 (1990-12-29)


Season 1 (1984)[edit]

No. Title Written by Original air date
1.01 "Noisy Neighbors" Jeffery Scott September 15, 1984 (1984-09-15)

The babies struggle to keep Animal quiet so as not to awaken their neighbor, a police officer who works the night shift.

Song: Sleep Rockin’
1.02 "Who's Afraid of the Big, Bad Dark?" Jeffery Scott September 22, 1984 (1984-09-22)

The babies help Beaker conquer his fear of darkness.

Song: Good Things Happen In The Dark

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
1.03 "Dental Hyjinks" Jeffery Scott September 29, 1984 (1984-09-29)

The babies try to pull out Fozzie's loose tooth so he won’t have to go to the dentist.

Song: Loose Tooth Boogie

Note: This is the only episode to have different music for the title card.
1.04 "Raiders of the Lost Muppet" Jeffery Scott October 6, 1984 (1984-10-06)

While playing hide and seek, Animal vanishes and the babies search the house for him.

Song: Best Friends

The Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom fantasy sequences includes the only instance of an adult character's face being seen.
1.05 "Scooter's Hidden Talent" Jeffery Scott October 13, 1984 (1984-10-13)

The other babies all have special talents, but Scooter can't figure out his.

Song: Dream for Your Inspiration
1.06 "The Case of the Missing Chicken" Jeffery Scott October 20, 1984 (1984-10-20)

Gonzo panics when he can't find his stuffed chicken, Camilla.

Song: Camilla
1.07 "Eight Take-Away One Equals Panic" Jeffery Scott October 27, 1984 (1984-10-27)

Panic ensues in the nursery when the babies overhear Nanny saying she needs to get rid of one of them.

Song: Table for One
1.08 "What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?" Jeffery Scott November 3, 1984 (1984-11-03)

Kermit struggles with deciding what he wants to be when he grows up.

Song: It's Up To You

Guest appearance by Tom Selleck.
1.09 "Close Encounters of the Frog Kind" Jeffery Scott November 10, 1984 (1984-11-10)

Kermit's little nephew, Robin, comes to visit and escapes his bowl.

Song: Practice Makes Perfect

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker (fantasy sequence only), Robin.

First appearance of Kermit's little nephew, Robin.
1.10 "Gonzo's Video Show" Jeffrey Scott November 17, 1984 (1984-11-17)

The babies create their own movies.

Song: I Can't Help Being a Star
1.11 "Fun Park Fantasies" Jeffrey Scott November 24, 1984 (1984-11-24)

The babies try to sleep while imagining what the amusement park they'll be visiting the next day will be like.

Song: Merry Go Round
1.12 "From a Galaxy Far, Far Away" Jeffrey Scott December 1, 1984 (1984-12-01)

The babies conclude the creature that climbed into the nursery is an alien and try to return her to Neptune.

Song: Rocket to the Stars
1.13 "Good, Clean, Fun" Jeffrey Scott December 8, 1984 (1984-12-08)

After breaking a lamp, the babies try to make it up to Nanny, but create more messes in the process.

Song: Keep Your Animal Clean

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.

Season 2 (1985)[edit]

No. Title Written by Original air date
2.01 "Once Upon an Egg Timer" Jeffery Scott September 14, 1985 (1985-09-14)

When Rowlf loses his voice, the others take turns telling stories of searching for it.
Song: Show us the Real You
This episode along with the next two were aired as Muppets Babies & Monsters.

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
2.02 "Piggy's Hyper-Activity Book" Jeffery Scott September 21, 1985 (1985-09-21)

The babies amuse themselves by working their way through an activity book.
This episode aired alongside the series premiere of Little Muppet Monsters as part of the "Muppets Babies & Monsters" series.

Song: Music is Everywhere
2.03 "Fozzie's Last Laugh" Jeffery Scott September 28, 1985 (1985-09-28)

Fozzie considers giving up comedy.

Song: Wocka Wocka
2.04 "The Great Cookie Robbery" Jeffery Scott October 5, 1985 (1985-10-05)

While Gonzo secretly munches away at a box of cookies, the other babies tell stories to keep their minds off their growling stomachs.

Song: Railroad Tracking
2.05 "Out-of-This-World History" Jeffrey Scott October 12, 1985 (1985-10-12)

The babies wander their way through history with the assistance of one of Nanny's books.

Song: Yankee Doodle Rock
2.06 "Snow White and the Seven Muppets" Jeffery Scott October 19, 1985 (1985-10-19)

The babies put on their own version of ‘Snow White’ but Piggy is frustrated when she doesn't get the lead role.
Song: Snow White Blues

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
2.07 "I Want My Muppet TV!" Jeffery Scott October 26, 1985 (1985-10-26)

When the TV breaks, the babies make their own programs.
Song: TV Maniacs Guest appearance by Johnny Carson. A clip of Ed McMahon doing his "Heeeere's Johnny" line was also used.

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
2.08 "Musical Muppets" Jeffery Scott November 2, 1985 (1985-11-02)

Rowlf enters a song writing contest which inspires everyone to try out song writing.
Song: Various bits by each muppet including 'The Weirdo Troll', 'On the Range', and 'How to Tell a Chicken Joke'

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
2.09 "What's New at the Zoo?" Jeffery Scott November 9, 1985 (1985-11-09)

The babies tell Rowlf the positive things about zoos. But when Gonzo realizes that there's no way of telling what kind of animal he is, he worries that he'll get thrown in the zoo!

Song: Animals Are My Favorite People
2.10 "The Great Muppet Cartoon Show" Jeffery Scott November 16, 1985 (1985-11-16)

The babies make their own cartoon shows. Among the antics, Piggy draws up a parody of Pinocchio, Gonzo fights with his own creation, and Scooter makes computer animation, but ends up falling victim to Animal's messier animation.

Song: We Love Cartoons
2.11 "The Muppet Museum of Art" Jeffery Scott November 23, 1985 (1985-11-23)

When Skeeter breaks her ankle on one of Piggy's roller skates and nobody can go to the art museum because of Gonzo, the babies create their own art museum in the nursery for her. Meanwhile, Piggy deals with her guilty conscience, as she had blamed Skeeter's injury on Gonzo.
Song: Art is For Your Heart

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker (fantasy sequence only).
2.12 "By the Book" Barry O'Brien,
Bob Smith
November 30, 1985 (1985-11-30)

The babies take turns narrating stories from their favorite books.
Song: Someone’s Gonna Fix It

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker (fantasy sequence only).
2.13 "When You Wish Upon a Muppet" Chuck Lorre December 7, 1985 (1985-12-07)

The babies imagine their fondest wishes coming true.
Song: Wishes Have a Way of Coming True
The film clip shown after Muppet wish is from The Great Muppet Caper. Strangely, many of the muppets who appeared in Muppet Babies, aren’t in that scene.

Last episode to feature Howie Mandel as the voices of Skeeter and Animal.

Season 3 (1986)[edit]

No. Title Written by Original air date
3.01 "Pigerella" Jeffrey Scott September 13, 1986 (1986-09-13)

Piggy takes the blame and punishment for Skeeter's mess, leaving her to imagine herself as Cinderella.
Song: Check me Out
Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker (fantasy sequence only).

First episode to feature Dave Coulier as the voices of Bunsen and Animal
3.02 "The Best Friend I Never Had" Jeffrey Scott September 20, 1986 (1986-09-20)

With the aid of Scooter's computer, the babies try to create their perfect friends.

Song: Nobody's Perfect
3.03 "The Weirdo Zone" Jeffrey Scott September 27, 1986 (1986-09-27)

The babies try to get in touch with their inner weirdness in order to understand Gonzo.

Song: Semi Weirdo
3.04 "Muppets in Toyland" Jeffrey Scott October 4, 1986 (1986-10-04)

Scooter’s new robot seems like the best toy ever, until it starts taking hostages.

Song: Calling All Toys
3.05 "The Muppet Broadcasting Company" Jeffrey Scott October 11, 1986 (1986-10-11)

When the power goes out, the babies make their own radio programs.
Song: Let’s Hear it for Your Ears

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
3.06 "Kermit Goes to Washington" Jeffrey Scott October 18, 1986 (1986-10-18)

Nanny instructs the babies to create a set of rules for the nursery which leads them to experiment with various forms of government.

Song: Jail Birds
3.07 "Fozzie's Family Tree" Jeffrey Scott October 25, 1986 (1986-10-25)

The babies take a look at their ancestors to learn more about who they are.

Song: Rowlfgang Amadogus
3.08 "The Daily Muppet" Jeffrey Scott November 1, 1986 (1986-11-01)

After Nanny's newspaper is ruined, the babies make their own for her.
Song: The Daily Muppet

Guest characters: Beaker (appearing in a picture).
3.09 "Scooter's Uncommon Cold" Jeffrey Scott November 8, 1986 (1986-11-08)

When Scooter gets sick, the babies go inside him to aide his body in fighting the germs.
Song: Get Well Soon

Guest characters: Beaker (appearing in a picture).
3.10 "Treasure Attic" Jeffrey Scott November 15, 1986 (1986-11-15)

The babies set out on an expedition to the attic to recover Nanny's missing treasure.

Song: Pirates
3.11 "Around the Nursery in 80 Days" Jeffrey Scott November 22, 1986 (1986-11-22)

To convince Nanny not to go on vacation, the babies build the world's biggest attractions in the nursery.

Song: Flying Away
3.12 "Fine Feathered Enemies"
"Polly Wants a Muppet"
Jeffrey Scott November 29, 1986 (1986-11-29)

Polly the talkative parrot that Nanny leaves in the nursery causes fights to erupt between the babies.

Song: Friends to the End
3.13 "Muppet Goose" Jeffrey Scott December 6, 1986 (1986-12-06)

Nanny tries to get the babies to sleep by telling them nursery rhymes.

Song: Make a Nursery Rhyme
3.14 "Bad Luck Bear" Jeffrey Scott December 13, 1986 (1986-12-13)

Fozzie breaks a mirror and struggles to get rid of his bad luck.

Song: Good Luck
3.15 "Of Mice and Muppets" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
December 20, 1986 (1986-12-20)

The babies spend a long night trying to recapture PeeWee, Officer Caruther's pet mouse.

Song: Playing in the City
3.16 "Back to the Nursery" Jeffrey Scott December 27, 1986 (1986-12-27)

After Fozzie ruins one of Nanny's photos, the babies travel back in time to take a new one.

Song: Running out of Time

Season 4 (1987–1988)[edit]

No. Title Written by Original air date
4.01 "Muppetland" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
September 19, 1987 (1987-09-19)

The babies are invited to Bunsen's birthday party at a theme park, and while waiting for the actual event, they pretend to build a theme park with each baby creating their own land.(Fozzie's based on comedy, Gonzo's involving weird things, etc.)
Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker (non-speaking cameos in musical sequence).

Song: Muppetland
4.02 "Water Babies" Barbara Beck,
Stephen Robertson
September 26, 1987 (1987-09-26)

The babies play mine tunnel, and then explore the ocean with the help of a fish tank. Gonzo imagines himself as a deep sea explorer, and they convince Fozzie there isn't anything to be afraid of.

Song: Deep Blue Sea
4.03 "The Incredible Shrinking Weirdo" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
October 3, 1987 (1987-10-03)

Gonzo is convinced he is getting smaller.

Song: Being Small Isn’t Bad at All
4.04 "Where No Muppet Has Gone Before" Katherine Lawrence October 10, 1987 (1987-10-10)

After Skeeter's Lewis and Clark game goes wrong, Bunsen and Beaker come over for a sleepover and teach the babies about outer space. The babies then have fantasies about being in space, once again.
Song: Guiding Star

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
4.05 "Journey to the Center of the Nursery" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
October 17, 1987 (1987-10-17)

When Fozzie drops his skate key down the vent, the babies travel to the center of earth to find it.
Song: Underground

Last episode to be animated with Japanese-based Toei Animation.
4.06 "This Little Piggy Went to Hollywood" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
October 24, 1987 (1987-10-24)

Once again, Piggy dreams about her future as a Hollywood star. She fantasizes going on Star Search, and starring in a parody of I Love Lucy and co-starring in a movie with Andrew McCarthy.
Song: Biggest Little Pig in Hollywood

First episode to be animated with Korean-based AKOM.
4.07 "My Muppet Valentine" Star Kaplan,
Maia Matisse
October 31, 1987 (1987-10-31)

When Nanny forgets Rowlf's valentine cookie, the others’ attempts to cheer him up just seem to make Rowlf feel worse.

Song: You’re All So Special to Me
4.08 "Invasion of the Muppet Snackers" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
November 7, 1987 (1987-11-07)

The babies worry how they’ll eat the foul thing Nanny is working on in the kitchen.

Song: Give Food a Chance
4.09 "Twinkle Toe Muppets" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
November 14, 1987 (1987-11-14)
The babies try to teach Scooter to dance while Piggy and Skeeter argue over whether dancing for Scooter should be beautiful or fun.
4.10 "Weirdo for the Prosecution" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
November 21, 1987 (1987-11-21)
Gonzo is put on trial after Skeeter accuses him of breaking the cookie jar.
4.11 "Muppet Island" Rich Fogel,
Mark Seidenberg
November 28, 1987 (1987-11-28)
While Nanny cleans the hall carpet, the babies are trapped in the nursery, leading them to imagine themselves on a deserted island.
4.12 "The Frog Who Knew Too Much" Rich Fogel,
Mark Seidenberg
December 5, 1987 (1987-12-05)
Kermit struggles not to reveal Nanny's secret to the others.
4.13 "Beach Blanket Babies" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
December 12, 1987 (1987-12-12)
The babies help Fozzie in overcoming his fear of water.
4.14 "Old MacKermit Had a Farm" Rich Fogel,
Mark Seidenberg
December 19, 1987 (1987-12-19)

The babies try to figure out where muffins come from.

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
4.15 "Adventures in Muppet-Sitting" Star Kaplan,
Maia Matisse
December 26, 1987 (1987-12-26)

The babies try to keep Robin and Animal safe and out of trouble. Guest characters: Robin.

Last appearance of Kermit's nephew Robin.
4.16 "The House That Muppets Built" Ken Koonce,
David Wiemers
January 2, 1988 (1988-01-02)

When Piggy's dollhouse is destroyed, she searches for a new one.

Featuring a cameo by Dick Clark and The $25,000 Pyramid.
4.17 "Masquerading Muppets" Rich Fogel,
Mark Seidenberg
January 9, 1988 (1988-01-09)

The babies prepare for a costume ball but Piggy and Skeeter argue over the queen costume.

Song: Costume Party
4.18 "Nanny's Day Off" Hank Saroyan January 16, 1988 (1988-01-16)

The babies give Nanny a day off and attempt to take on her chores.

Song: Muppet Western Song

Season 5 (1988)[edit]

No. Title Written by Original air date
5.01 "Muppets Not Included" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
September 10, 1988 (1988-09-10)

The babies find a strange object belonging to Nanny and try to figure out what it is.

Song: Whatchamacallit
5.02 "Beauty and the Schnoz" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
September 17, 1988 (1988-09-17)

Gonzo tries to make himself attractive in Piggy's eyes.

Song: Look a Little Bit Closer
5.03 "The Pig Who Would Be Queen" Hank Saroyan September 24, 1988 (1988-09-24)
The babies create a picture box fairy tale.
5.04 "Is There a Muppet in the House?" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
October 1, 1988 (1988-10-01)

Rowlf's description of a scary movie makes everyone toss and turn during a stormy naptime. Things gets worse when kids start vanishing, and they believe Baby Animal found a secret passage.

Song: No One Believes in Ghosts?
5.05 "Slipping Beauty" Lois Becker,
Mark Stratton
October 8, 1988 (1988-10-08)

The babies tell the story of Sleeping Beauty to Piggy over a walkie-talkie after Piggy gets the chicken pox.

Song: We Miss You
5.06 "Muppet Baby Boom" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
October 15, 1988 (1988-10-15)

The babies prepare to look after the neighbor's Baby (it turns out to be a kitten named Baby).

Song: B-A-B-Y Baby
5.07 "Scooter By Any Other Name" J.R. Young October 22, 1988 (1988-10-22)

With Gonzo's assistance, Scooter experiments with different personalities.
Song: Look at Me Now

Guest characters: Beaker (cameo in music sequence).
5.08 "He's a Wonderful Frog" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
October 29, 1988 (1988-10-29)

The babies try to convince Kermit not to leave forever while he prepares to visit Robin.

Song: He’s My Hero
5.09 "Elm Street Babies" Tony Marino November 5, 1988 (1988-11-05)

The babies reveal the strange dreams they’re having, all of which feed into each other's dreams.

Song: Sandman
5.10 "Plan Eight from Outer Space" Lois Becker,
Mark Stratton
November 12, 1988 (1988-11-12)

Convinced that space aliens are abducting nannies, the babies set out to rescue the nannies, and ensure theirs isn’t the next one to vanish.

Song: That's What Nannies Do
5.11 "Junkyard Muppets" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
November 19, 1988 (1988-11-19)

A mess in the nursery leaves Fozzie and Piggy searching for their missing possessions and Gonzo searching for Camilla.

Song: We Want Your Stuff
5.12 "The Air Conditioner at the End of the Galaxy" Lois Becker,
Mark Stratton
November 26, 1988 (1988-11-26)

After the air conditioner breaks, the babies imagine themselves in the jungle while searching for a cool spot.

Song: Keep Your Cool
5.13 "Bug-Busting Babies" Hank Saroyan December 3, 1988 (1988-12-03)

Gonzo leads a team into Scooter’s Computer to catch the bug messing up his program.

Song: Bug Busters

Season 6 (1989–1990)[edit]

No. Title Written by Original air date
6.01 "This Old Nursery" J.R. Young September 16, 1989 (1989-09-16)

The babies find a time capsule in the wall and imagine what the people who used to live in the nursery might have been like.

Song: Caveman Ways
6.02 "And Now a Word From Our Muppets" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
September 23, 1989 (1989-09-23)

When Nanny has a garage sale, the babies create advertisements to sell her products.

Song: Come See Nanny
6.03 "Six-to-Eight Weeks" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
September 30, 1989 (1989-09-30)

The babies imagine what their new playhouse will be like, while waiting for it to arrive in the mail.

Song: We've Been Waiting for You
6.04 "The Green Ranger" Mark Stratton,
Lois Becker
October 7, 1989 (1989-10-07)

Kermit wonders what it takes to be a hero after his favorite cowboy show is canceled.

Song: Green Ranger
6.05 "Not Necessarily the Babies" J.R. Young October 14, 1989 (1989-10-14)

The babies learn about the news by making their own program.

Song: Can't Stop the News
6.06 "Comic Capers" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
October 21, 1989 (1989-10-21)

The babies amuse themselves by wandering the comic section of the Sunday paper.
Song: We Love the Funnies

Guest appearance by Stan Lee.
6.07 "Faster Than a Speeding Weirdo" Hank Saroyan October 28, 1989 (1989-10-28)

Gonzo’s careless daredevil stunt caused his stuffed chick Camillia to get severely damaged. Can Nanny fix her?

Song: I’ll Be Blue for You
6.08 "Skeeter and the Wolf" Hank Saroyan November 4, 1989 (1989-11-04)

Skeeter leads a team into the attic to search for Nanny’s ‘Peter and the Wolf’ record.

Song: Instrumental music from Peter and the Wolf
6.09 "Romancing the Weirdo" Jeffrey Scott November 11, 1989 (1989-11-11)

Gonzo finds a typewriter and creates a detective/adventure story.

Song: It's Fun to Write
6.10 "The New Adventures of Kermo Polo" Mark Stratton,
Lois Becker
November 18, 1989 (1989-11-18)

Nanny tells the babies about the great explorers in history.

Song: The Right Stuff
6.11 "Goosetown Babies" Hank Saroyan November 25, 1989 (1989-11-25)

Gonzo and Animal search the Mother Goose rhymes to see what’s wrong with them.
Song: Goosetown

Last episode to feature the 1986–1989 music in the title card.
6.12 "It's Only Pretendo" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
December 2, 1989 (1989-12-02)

Piggy and Gonzo go a little crazy competing for high scores in a video game.
Song: The Great Unbeatable Me
Some of the footage is taken from the video game Fantasy Zone.

First episode to use different music for the title card, and the music is now composed by Robert Irving and Hank Soryan.
6.13 "Quoth the Weirdo" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
December 9, 1989 (1989-12-09)

The babies share their favorite poems with their new friend, Bean.
Song: Making a Rhyme
Guest characters: Bean Bunny.

First appearance of Bean Bunny.
6.14 "Operators are Standing By" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
December 16, 1989 (1989-12-16)

Animal hangs the phone up on someone, and the others wonder who it was.
Song: It's the Bees
Guest characters: Statler and Waldorf.

First appearances of Uncle Statler and Uncle Waldorf.
6.15 "Babes in Troyland" Mark Stratton,
Lois Becker
December 23, 1989 (1989-12-23)

Scooter teaches the others about Greek mythology.
Song: Monster of my Dreams

The live action clip of a monster is from the X-rated film 'Flesh Gordon'.
6.16 "Puss 'n' Boots 'n' Babies" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
December 30, 1989 (1989-12-30)

The babies and Nanny babysit Officer Caruther's pet cat, giving the babies a chance to learn about kittens.
Song: Meow
Unlike most live-action sequences, a real cat was pasted into the cartoon world.

Guest characters: Bean Bunny.
6.17 "Muppets of Invention" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
January 6, 1990 (1990-01-06)

Statler and Waldorf encourage the babies to make inventions of their own.
Song: Nose for the Future

Guest characters: Statler and Waldorf.
6.18 "A Punch Line to the Tummy" Jeffrey Scott January 13, 1990 (1990-01-13)

Fozzie tries to record his jokes to hear if they’re funny or not, but all he hears are the others insulting him.
Song: Words Can Hurt

Guest appearances by John Ritter, Whoopi Goldberg and Dave Coulier.

Season 7 (1990)[edit]

No. Title Written by Original air date
7.01 "Muppet Babies: The Next Generation" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
September 15, 1990 (1990-09-15)

The babies try to imagine what the future will be like, and end up performing parodies of multiple space programs.
Song: The Future is Counting on You This is a parody of Star Trek: The Next Generation.

Guest characters: Bean Bunny.
7.02 "Buckskin Babies" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
September 22, 1990 (1990-09-22)

The babies imagine themselves as folk heroes of the old west.
Song: We're Pals

Guest characters: Bean Bunny (fantasy sequence only).
7.03 "Sing a Song of Superheroes" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
September 29, 1990 (1990-09-29)

Nanny's water is shut off and the babies go in search of it while performing superhero operatic numbers in exaggerated garb.
Song: Various parodies of opera numbers.
Last episode to air in syndication.

Guest characters: Bean Bunny.
7.04 "Gonzee's Playhouse Channel" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
October 6, 1990 (1990-10-06)

The babies start their own TV Channel with parodies of Sesame Street, Winnie-the-Pooh, etc.
Song: Numbers Make my Day

Guest characters: Bean Bunny.
7.05 "Kermit Pan" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
October 13, 1990 (1990-10-13)

The babies recreate a whacked-out approximate version of Peter Pan for Bean Bunny's benefit. Song: Animal Gator

Guest characters: Bean Bunny.
7.06 "Whose Tale is it Anyway?" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
October 20, 1990 (1990-10-20)

Piggy becomes jealous of Bean's friend Janice, whom is able to read before all the other tots, causing a fight over who will play the role of Mother Rabbit when Janice announces she will read "Peter Rabbit. " Song: I'm Only One Bunny Guest characters: Bean Bunny, Janice.

First and only appearance of Janice.
7.07 "At the Movies" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
October 27, 1990 (1990-10-27)

After Uncle Statler and Waldorf announce they will open their own movie theater, the Muppet Babies jump into their favorite movies. Johnny 5 from Short Circuit helps Scooter find a movie that fits him.

Guest characters: Statler and Waldorf, Bean Bunny.
7.08 "In Search of the Bronzed Beetle" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
November 3, 1990 (1990-11-03)

When Statler and Waldorf's old trunk arrives a beetle brooch goes missing, the Babies go in a fantasy search for it. Song: Faraway Places Are Calling Me

Guest characters: Statler and Waldorf, Bean Bunny.
7.09 "The Transcontinental Whoo-Whoo" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
November 10, 1990 (1990-11-10)

The babies build a transcontinental railroad across the nursery and more.

Song: Simon Says

Guest characters: Bean Bunny, Statler and Waldorf.
7.10 "Get Me to the Perch on Time" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
November 17, 1990 (1990-11-17)

An injured carrier pigeon recuperates in the nursery while the babies travel the world delivering the mail.

Song: We're Looking for Lou

Guest characters: Bean Bunny.

Last appearance of Bean Bunny.
7.11 "Bearly Alone Babies" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
November 24, 1990 (1990-11-24)

While Nanny locks up in anticipation of a storm, Fozzie sets traps for a burglar.

Song: We're Not Afraid
7.12 "Remote Control Cornballs" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
December 1, 1990 (1990-12-01)

Bunsen and Beaker bring over their TV transducter and accidentally mix up everyone's favorite shows.

Song: Is That What's Bugging You Pearl?

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.

Final appearances of Baby Bunsen and Baby Beaker.
7.13 "Nice to Have Gnome You" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
December 8, 1990 (1990-12-08)

Piggy searches the labyrinth for her missing library book. Featuring clips from Jim Henson features Labyrinth and The Witches.

Song: Book Bookah
7.14 "Happy Birthday Uncle Piggy" Lois Becker,
Mark Stratton
December 15, 1990 (1990-12-15)

The babies try to create a perfect surprise party for Uncle Statler.

Song: It’s Hard to be as Wonderful as Me

Guest characters: Statler and Waldorf.
7.15 "Hats!, Hats!, Hats!" Sindy McKay December 22, 1990 (1990-12-22)

Statler and Waldorf bring hats to the Nursery.

Song: When You're Under a Hat

Guest characters: Statler and Waldorf.

Last appearances of Uncle Statler and Uncle Waldorf.
7.16 "Eight Flags Over The Nursery" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
December 29, 1990 (1990-12-29)

A new amusement park will open in five years, and, deciding not to wait that long, the babies imagine their own wacky amusement park.

Song: Baby Land

This is the Series Finale.

NOTE: This episode contained episodes from the "Kermit the Frog: Private Eye" segment and the animated "Pigs In Space" segment from the "Space Cowboys" episode of Jim Henson's Little Muppet Monsters.

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