Empty Nest

NBC (ended 1995)




Episode Guide

  • Season 7
    • Not With My Mom You Don't
    • Life Goes On (2)
      Life Goes On (2)
      Episode 24
      With the gang fretting over Laverne's elopement, Kevin comes to see Carol and the two decide to get married with Laverne's father performing the ceremony. Laverne and Matt return unhitched and the ceremony becomes a double wedding. Barbara returns home to pack her things, but Harry has second thoughts about moving...until he is confronted by his dead wife Libby's ghost.moreless
    • Life Goes On (1)
      Life Goes On (1)
      Episode 23
      When the clinic closes due to an asbestos problem, Laverne persuades Maxine to go to Hickory with her to help plan her wedding, which Laverne's mother is going overboard with. Meanwhile, Carol announces her engagement to Kevin, Harry decides to sell the house and move to Vermont where he's been offered a teaching job, and Charley and Sophia get lost on the road to Hickory. The wedding plans cease when Laverne elopes, and Carol breaks up with Kevin after hearing of Harry's move.moreless
    • Remembrance of Clips Past
      While at Laverne's going-away party, the gang remembers old times as she prepares to get married and move back to Hickory.
    • My Pal Valy-Val
      My Pal Valy-Val
      Episode 21
      Carol goes off looking for a friend and ends up stopping a woman from committing suicide. Harry goes on a survival camping trip to be alone, but Charley tags along. A psychic opens up a shop next to the clinic, which excites Laverne and annoys Maxine.
    • Stand By Your Man
      Stand By Your Man
      Episode 20
      Constant interruptions frustrate Laverne's relationship with Matt, prompting her to go out with Maxine, Charley, and his friend Bud (whom she "hits it off" with). Harry meets a woman whose dog looks just like Dreyfuss and persuades her to breed the two.
    • The Ex-Files
      The Ex-Files
      Episode 19
      Carol is afraid her relationship with Kevin is over when she meets his beautiful intelligent ex-wife. Meanwhile, Charley sues Harry when he gets sick after eating some old Chinese food from the Westons' refrigerator.
    • Feelings, Whoa Whoa Whoa, Feelings
      Laverne is afraid to reveal her true feelings for her visiting friend Matt, and becomes jealous when Carol asks him to dinner. Charley poses for a nude layout in a magazine.
    • And Kevin Makes Three
      Carol is jealous over Kevin's quick bonding with Scotty. Harry and Maxine help Laverne learn to speak Spanish.
    • Harry Weston: Man's Best Friend
      Harry becomes Carol's boss' new best friend, which makes Charley jealous. Laverne auditions for a commercial in which she'll play the voice of a cartoon owl.
    • Grandma, What Big Eyes You Have
      Harry is attracted to a woman he meets in the park, but soon finds out she is married. Laverne keeps a parrot at the office while waiting for its owner to claim it, which annoys Maxine. Carol goes overboard when shopping at a value size discount club.
    • Family Practice
      Family Practice
      Episode 14
      Maxine agrees to take care of a patient's children while the lady has gall bladder surgery. Sophia invites Harry to a Shady Pines square dance.
    • Single White Male
      Single White Male
      Episode 13
      Charley is uncomfortable when he finds out his new roommate is gay. Meanwhile, Maxine joins Harry's golf group.
    • Dear Aunt Martha
      Dear Aunt Martha
      Episode 12
      Carol tries to pick up a man who wrote to the newspaper's advice column, but has trouble picking him out of a crowd. Harry's old navy sparring partner shows up with a score to settle.
    • Goodbye Charley
      Goodbye Charley
      Episode 11
      After a death, Charley feels depressed about his own mortality and fears no one will miss him when he's gone, so Carol tries to boost his morale and helps him stage his own funeral.
    • Partly Cloudy With a Chance of Pain
      Maxine gets unwanted attention when dating a television weatherman. Carol and Charley make a bet: He can't mooch from the Westons for one week, and she can't call Harry "Daddy" for one week.
    • Would You Believe . . .
      Harry is attracted to the minister Charley is dating. Meanwhile, Maxine buys Laverne's beloved truck.
    • The Tinker Grant
      The Tinker Grant
      Episode 8
      When the clinic applies for a grant, a man comes to evaluate their request and leaves his notebook behind, which Maxine reads. Charley seeks Sophia's help when trying to impress an Italian girlfriend's parents.
    • The Courtship of Carol's Father
      When Harry wishes his ex-girlfriend well on her new marriage, the woman realizes she still has feelings for him. Carol tries to set Harry up with a lounge singer.
    • Carol Gets a Raise
      Carol wants career advancement and ends up in a compromising position with her boss. Meanwhile, Maxine fills in for Harry and speaks at an elementary school.
    • The Woman Who Came to Dither
      Sophia, who is fed up with the strict Shady Pines manager, moves in with the Westons. Carol tries to help with the problem and ends up bringing all the retirement home residents to the house. Meanwhile, Maxine doesn't trust Doris, Laverne's temporary replacement at the clinic.
    • A Chip Off the Old Charley
      Charley discovers he has a son, who is a 17-year-old flautist. Carol fills in for Laverne at the clinic and tries to put a damper on Maxine's smoking.
    • Just for Laughs
      Just for Laughs
      Episode 3
      Charley pursues a new career as a stand-up comedian and centers his whole act around making fun of Harry. Meanwhile, a mentally unstable woman befriends Laverne and Maxine battles the bus station when they move the bus shelter.
    • Mrs. Clinton Comes to Town
      Reporter Carol tries her best to meet Hillary Clinton, who is visiting the clinic, but only ends up getting thrown in jail along with Laverne and Charley.
    • Let's Give Them Something to Talk About
      Rumors fly after Charley and Laverne begin spending a lot of time together, but the two swear they are just friends. Carol is excited about her new job at a local newspaper, until she finds out that she has been hired merely as a driver for the paper's teenage reporter.
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