15 Sep. 1965Dear Diary - Et Al.
Gidget tries to attract the attention of surfer Jeff. Anne, upset that her little sister is staying out all night, reads her diary and misinterprets its contents.
22 Sep. 1965In God, and Nobody Else, We Trust
Gidget is unable to find a date for the upcoming luau and convinces her brother-in-law John to accompany her. John tries to fit in with the teenagers, but his behavior puts them off.
29 Sep. 1965The Great Kahuna
Gidget falls for surfer legend Kahuna and even convinces her father to have him invited over. She soon finds out that Kahuna is, when not on the beach, not that interesting.
6 Oct. 1965Daddy Come Home
Convinced by his daughter to visit the beach, Russell there becomes infatuated with Sally Combs. Gidget is very worried when he starts dating the woman.
13 Oct. 1965Gidget Gadget
Feeling neglected by her husband, Anne leaves John. Gidget attempts to bring them back together by signing them up for dancing lessons she has won. However, things don't go the way she planned.
20 Oct. 1965A Hearse, a Hearse, My Kingdom for a Hearse
Determined to have her own car, Gidget signs a deal with an untrustworthy man and, much to the irritation of her father and classmates, signs up for mechanics in school.
27 Oct. 1965Gidget Is a Proper Noun
Gidget feels that her teacher Hardy treats her tougher than the other students because she is the daughter of an English professor. She comes up with a scheme, which soon backfires.
3 Nov. 1965Image Scrimmage
Gidget falls for Larue's sophisticated New Yorker cousin Roger Haimes. Frustrated by Roger treating her as if she were a child, she starts acting as mature as possible.
10 Nov. 1965Is It Love or Symbiosis?
Feeling her sister isn't ladylike enough, Anne convinces Russell to enroll Gidget in a girls' school in France. Gidget, thinking her father wants back his freedom, pretends she's fine with the decision.
17 Nov. 1965All the Best Diseases Are Taken
When protest singer Billy Roy Soames comes to town, Gidget gets inspired by his activism. In her own twist, Gidget and Larue get Billy Roy involved in a protest to lower unfair movie ticket prices.
24 Nov. 1965My Ever Faithful Friend
After Larue gets put down by a girl at the beach, Gidget decides Larue needs a make-over. Larue is more interested in an old horse that she wants to buy. Russ tries to help, and Gidget thinks her friend and her Dad are an item.
1 Dec. 1965Chivalry Isn't Dead
After a talk with her Dad, Gidget decides that her boyfriend, Mark, needs to learn a little chivalry. Gidget and her girlfriends all gather at her house for a pajama party to teach all their boyfriends a lesson.
8 Dec. 1965The War Between Men, Women and Gidget
A battle for a new surfing beach causes problems between Gidget and her boyfriend Brett. Gidget uses medical subterfuge to get him back from her rival Patty.
15 Dec. 1965Gidget's Foreign Policy
Inge, a Swedish college student, stays with the Lawrence's until the dorms open. She changes from meek to wild and steals all the boys - especially Gidget's boyfriend Mark. Gidget fumes until Inga's fiancé Gunnar shows up.
22 Dec. 1965Now There's a Face
Gidget becomes the inspiration for photography student Tom Brighton. All goes well until Gidget realizes that she wants to be more than his model.
29 Dec. 1965Too Many Cooks
While Gidget's true love, Jeff, is away at college, Gidget enjoys herself by dating the feuding Cook cousins. She happily finds out that Jeff, is coming home for the Founder's Day dance, but then realizes she has three dates for the dance.
5 Jan. 1966I Love You, I Love You, I Love You, I Think
Gidget has a crush on an older surf bum she meets at the beach. All is fine until it turns out he's her new math teacher.
13 Jan. 1966Like Voodoo
After Gidget's surfboard is stolen she is cursed by the gypsy who is trying to sell it.
20 Jan. 1966Gidget's Career
Larue starts playing the guitar and Gidget ends up fronting the band.
27 Jan. 1966Ego-a-Go-Go
Gidget makes a date with Durf the Drag, the class drip, to buck up his ego. She creates an ego-driven monster and he cancels their date.
3 Feb. 1966In and Out with the In-Laws
Gidget has a luncheon date to meet Jeff's parents for the first time. Mixed-up identities and switched sweaters cause a commotion.
10 Feb. 1966We Got Each Other
Gidget starts worrying that she and her Dad are too dependent on each other.
17 Feb. 1966Operation Shaggy Dog
The kid's favorite hang-out, The Shaggy Dog, is in danger of being closed to build a new museum. Gidget and her Dad find themselves on opposite sides of the issue.
24 Feb. 1966Ring-a-Ding-Dingbat
The Ring-a-Dings, the teen idol group of the moment, are in Los Angeles on mysterious business and Gidget and Larue are determined to meet them.
3 Mar. 1966Love and the Single Gidget
While her father is out of town Gidget goes to a surfing tournament with her sister and brother-in-law's blessing. They don't quite trust her though and hire a guy to keep tabs on Gidget.
10 Mar. 1966Take a Lesson
Gidget gets lured out of the house, in her pajamas, to go on a surprise car buying trip to Pasadena. She then spends the whole trip stopping to call her Dad to let him know what's happening.
17 Mar. 1966Independence: Gidget Style
Gidget gets a job at the new teenage nightclub to pay for a birthday present for her Dad. Unfortunately the family suspects that she is working at someplace a little racier.
24 Mar. 1966One More for the Road
Gidget gets a job driving a floral delivery truck. There's just one problem - she doesn't have a driver's license.
31 Mar. 1966Ask Helpful Hannah
Gidget takes over the "Helpful Hannah" teen advice column in the school newspaper to mixed results.
7 Apr. 1966A Hard Night's Night
When Russ goes out of town Gidget finds herself unknowingly sharing the house with her father's friend.
14 Apr. 1966I Have This Friend Who...
Gidget and her boyfriend are joined on all of their dates by his lonely father.