Monday, July 7 - “The Graduation”: Everyone in the family sacrifices to buy John-Boy a new suit for the commencement ceremony. But when the family cow dies, John-Boy returns his new suit for the cash to buy another cow.
Tuesday, July 8 - “The Five Foot Shelf”: A desperate and despondent book salesman takes Olivia Walton’s money under false pretenses in order to bring a little joy to his own daughter.
Wednesday, July 9 - “The Car”: John-Boy agrees to work for a local man in exchange for his car. But after John-Boy does the work, the man refuses to part with the vehicle.
Thursday, July 10 - “The Conflit, Part 1″: Family loyalty is stretched to the breaking point when Walton family kin call for help to fight against the United States Government’s notice of eviction.
Friday, July 11 - “The Conflict, Part 2″: Family loyalty is stretched to the breaking point when Walton family kin call for help to fight against the United States Government’s notice of eviction, and the sight of blood has a sobering effect on all the Waltons.
Monday, July 14 - “The First Time”: The first day at Boatwright College is full of complications for John-Boy Walton.
Tuesday, July 15 - “The Thoroughbred”: John-Boy and the family mule compete against a rich young man and his thoroughbred in a traditional cross-country race that was won many years earlier by Grandpa Walton.
Wednesday, July 16 - “The Runaway”: When the rest of the Walton family fails to pay attention to a personal tragedy in his life, Jim-Bob runs away from home.
Thursday, July 17 - “The Romance”: Olivia is challenged by John-Boy to take a night school course in art, but she gets more than she expected when the instructor kisses her.
Friday, July 18 - “The Ring”: On her first date with a college man, Mary Ellen must choose between making a good impression and telling the truth.
Monday, July 21 - “The System”: John-Boy tempers honour with mercy when he defends a freshman football player whom he has accused of cheating. Ben discovers the dangers of smoking.
Tuesday, July 22 - “The Spoilers”: A sophisticated but emotionally confused New York family arrives on Walton’s Mountain, with devastating results for the Walton family.
Wednesday, July 23 - “The Marathon”: John-Boy defies his mother to enter a week-long dance marathon with a pretty, young stranger.
Thursday, July 24 - “The Book”: John-Boy lets it go to his head when circumstances lead to the publishing of a book of his short stories. Jason gets a paying gig in a band, but no one in the family seems to notice.
Friday, July 25 - “The Job”: A part-time job catapults John-Boy into the middle of a desperate emotional battle raging in the heart of a hopelessly blind young woman.
Monday, July 28 - “The Departure”: Convinced that “life has passed him by,” John Walton leaves home for an adventure.
Tuesday, July 29 - “The Visitor”: An old family friend comes home to Walton’s Mountain, drawn there by the haunting memory of his dear wife.
Wednesday, July 30 - “The Birthday”: Grandpa is stricken by a heart attack and desperately despondent about his condition, causing the entire Walton family to make every effort to restore his will to live.
Thursday, July 31 - “The Lie”: John-Boy turns detective to piece together the truth behind a hit-and-run charge brought against his younger brother Ben.
Friday, August 1 - “The Matchmakers”: Ike Godsey is smitten when cousin Corabeth visits; Erin enters the Jefferson County Sweetheart Contest.
Monday, August 4 - “The Beguiled”: A beautiful but unprincipled girl causes problems for John-Boy.
Tuesday, August 5 - “The Caretakers”: When Grandpa becomes upset with John, his stubborn pride leads him to pack, take Grandma by the hand and leave home.
Wednesday, August 6 - “The Shivaree”: Olivia Walton arranges a warm, family wedding for the daughter of an old friend and her city-bred fiance, but a fun-loving mountain custom threatens to destroy the marriage.
Thursday, August 7 - “The Choice”: John Walton’s dream of a Walton & Sons lumber business is shattered when Jason, like his elder brother John-Boy, decides to pursue his own career.
Friday, August 8 - “The Statue”: John-Boy is faced with the agonizing possibility of destroying Emily Baldwin’s lifelong romantic dream in order to make his first literary sale. Grandpa wins a statue that bears an uncanny resemblance to one of his former girlfriends.