4 Jan. 1986The Bed of Rose's
Rose connects with the man Sandra found "boring", then panics when he suggests they spend a weekend in New York.
11 Jan. 1986Brenda's Last Date
At Pearl's request, Lester has a man-to-man talk with Calvin about sex, which leads to Calvin asking out Brenda.
18 Jan. 1986A Young Man's Fancy
Calvin misunderstands Sandra's neighborliness and falls in love with her.
1 Feb. 1986We the People
Lester's mentor shows up and Rose gives him the job of apartment manager. Later he invites some friends to stay with him. Later they learn that they're all homeless including Lester's boss. But when Rose hears of this, she feels she has no choice but to throw them out. Until she hears their woes.
8 Feb. 1986Redecorating Blues
Lester considers spending his bonus from work on a sports car, but his apartment is burglarized.
15 Feb. 1986Fifty Big Ones
Mary plans a party for her parents' 50th anniversary, but they aren't speaking to each other.
22 Feb. 1986Slam Dunked
Sandra dates a basketball player whose style proves to be a bad influence on Calvin.
8 Mar. 1986Pick Six
Mary gives Pearl and Rose a lecture on the evils of gambling, but her lottery entry happens to have the same numbers her friends picked.
3 May 1986Young Man With a Job
Lester gets Calvin a part-time job in construction, but Calvin proves to be inept at it.
4 Oct. 1986The Wheel of Misfortune
Mary & Sandra play against each other on "Wheel of Fortune".
11 Oct. 1986Mary Nightingale
Mary returns from a shopping trip to discover that Lester has acute appendicitis.
1 Nov. 1986Washington Affair
Mary has a party and Sandra brings her latest beau, a Congressman. But when she invites Brenda's stunning teacher, Sandra sees she has some competition because the woman and the Congressman have a lot to talk about. So she agrees to attend a benefit for something she knows nothing about. And she drags Mary along whom she says is a Prime Minister.
8 Nov. 1986The Great Manhunt
Sandra looks for a man to be a husband and father, then decides to settle for just the latter.
15 Nov. 1986The Temptations
Mary enlists the Temptations to perform at the church's charity show.
22 Nov. 1986Pillow Talk
Mary and Sandra go into the pillow business, but their partnership is jeopardized by their differing positions.
29 Nov. 1986Come Into My Parlor
Taking a cue from Sandra's book, Brenda "mistakenly" invites an attractive man to a party on the wrong night.
6 Dec. 1986Father's Day
Calvin decides to live with his pilot father, even it means moving to Iceland.