Four episodes from the children's television series. In 'The Journey Begins', young Sara Stanley (Sarah Polley) goes to live with her relatives in rustic Avonlea. 'The Story Girl Earns Her Name' finds a con-man enlisting Sara's unwitting help to steal money raised for the school library. 'The Quarantine at Alexander Abraham's' sees Rachel Lynde (Patricia Hamilton) stand firm in her resolve to capture a young truant. And 'The Materialising of Duncan' has Marilla Cuthbert (Colleen Dewhurst) attempt to quell the gossip concerning her singular status.