Theater Schedule

January 2017 • Regular Theater Schedule


Daily screenings listed below – please note that Theater showings before 11:00 am are on weekends only. Assistive Listening Devices (ALDs) are available for all movies. Please ask at the Museum cashier’s desk.

This film schedule is subject to change to accommodate special events. Please call the Museum at (707) 579-4452 to confirm a specific showing on a specific date if viewing one of these films is essential to your Schulz Museum visit.

10:15 am • She’s a Good Skate, Charlie Brown

Peppermint Patty trains for a local skating competition: Snoopy is her coach and Marcie will sew her dress, but can Woodstock save the day when the music tape for her routine breaks?
(originally aired February 25, 1980 ● 30 minutes)

10:45 am • Happy New Year, Charlie Brown

Charlie Brown is assigned to read War and Peace over the Christmas holidays, but keeps getting distractedfirst by dance lessons, then by Peppermint Patty’s New Year’s party. Things get worse for him when he finds out that the guest list includes the Little Red-Haired Girl. Feeling guilty about his upcoming book report, Charlie Brown leaves the party and sits on the front porch to read his book, but soon falls asleep. Can Charlie Brown ever finish his book report in time for the first day back to school?
(originally aired January 1, 1986 ● 30 minutes)

Why Charlie Brown, Why?

11:15 am • Why, Charlie Brown, Why?

Charlie Brown and Linus become concerned when their friend, Janice, develops leukemia and has to go to the hospital. This very poignant special discusses the treatment of leukemia and how other children might feel when a friend becomes seriously ill.
(originally aired March 16, 1990 ● 30 minutes)

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11:45 am • You’re Not Elected, Charlie Brown

In this Emmy Award-nominated special, Linus runs for student body president with Lucy and Charlie Brown as campaign managers. He takes an early lead in the polls but suffers a set back when he mentions the Great Pumpkin. Will he blow his chances with voters? This special features the first time Snoopy makes an appearance as his “Joe Cool” alter ego.
(originally aired October 29, 1972 ● 30 minutes)

Charles Schulz and Charlie Rose

12:15 pm • The Charlie Rose Show followed by Charlie Brown Clears the Air

In this interview with Charlie Rose, Charles Schulz discusses his personal history, the history of Peanuts, and the strip’s upcoming 50th anniversary (in 2000). Schulz also reveals that his own personality is the inspiration for Charlie Brown.
(originally aired May 9, 1997 • 40 minutes)
Charlie Brown Clears the Airs
is a short animated cartoon about the dangers of air pollution. (originally aired in 1979 • 10 minutes)

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1:00 pm • Charles Schulz: A Charlie Brown Life

Overview of Schulz’s life and career—part of the A&E’s Biography series. With interviews with Schulz’s son and daughter, cartoonists Lynn Johnston (For Better or For Worse) and Cathy Guisewite (Cathy), coworkers, and even the woman who inspired the Little Red-Haired Girl.
(originally aired December 25, 1995 ● 45 minutes)

1:45 pm • Snoopy’s Reunion

Snoopy is homesick for his puppy days at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm, so he and Charlie Brown organize a reunion of his siblings: Spike, Andy, Olaf, Marbles, Belle, Molly, and Rover. When they arrive, Charlie Brown is sad to see that the Puppy Farm has been replaced with a parking garage, but as Snoopy and his family begin to play their instruments, they are happy to be together again just like the old days.
(originally aired May 1, 1991 ● 30 minutes)

Why Charlie Brown, Why?

2:15 pm • Why, Charlie Brown, Why?

Charlie Brown and Linus become concerned when their friend, Janice, develops leukemia and has to go to the hospital. This very poignant special discusses the treatment of leukemia and how other children might feel when a friend becomes seriously ill.
(originally aired March 16, 1990 ● 30 minutes)

movie-p-yourenotelected

2:45 pm • You’re Not Elected, Charlie Brown

In this Emmy Award-nominated special, Linus runs for student body president with Lucy and Charlie Brown as campaign managers. He takes an early lead in the polls but suffers a set back when he mentions the Great Pumpkin. Will he blow his chances with voters? This special features the first time Snoopy makes an appearance as his “Joe Cool” alter ego.
(originally aired October 29, 1972 ● 30 minutes)

3:15 pm • Happy New Year, Charlie Brown

Charlie Brown is assigned to read War and Peace over the Christmas holidays, but keeps getting distractedfirst by dance lessons, then by Peppermint Patty’s New Year’s party. Things get worse for him when he finds out that the guest list includes the Little Red-Haired Girl. Feeling guilty about his upcoming book report, Charlie Brown leaves the party and sits on the front porch to read his book, but soon falls asleep. Can Charlie Brown ever finish his book report in time for the first day back to school?
(originally aired January 1, 1986 ● 30 minutes)

3:45 pm • The Charlie Rose Show followed by Charlie Brown Clears the Air

In this interview with Charlie Rose, Charles Schulz discusses his personal history, the history of Peanuts, and the strip’s upcoming 50th anniversary (in 2000). Schulz also reveals that his own personality is the inspiration for Charlie Brown.
(originally aired May 9, 1997 • 40 minutes)
Charlie Brown Clears the Air
is a short animated cartoon about the dangers of air pollution. (originally aired in 1979 • 10 minutes)