Max is excited when Ruby tells him they are going to sleep outside, until Ruby explains they are sleeping outside ‘inside’ a tent. Max helps Ruby find everything they need for their camp out before Ruby realizes her mistake. He’s filled up the tent and there’s no room left for them. Max gets to sleep ‘outside’ after all.
Ruby and Louise have made a clubhouse in the backyard, but it’s private and Max isn’t allowed in. After Max has made numerous efforts to find a way into the clubhouse, Ruby suggests he start his own clubhouse. It doesn’t take long before she wishes she hadn’t.
Max joins Ruby and Louise on a backyard bird watching expedition. But Max is far more interested in Ruby’s picnic basket than he is in finding the elusive Speckled Warbler.