Read-a-roo!

Who is Read-a-roo?

Read-a-roo!

She is UNC-TV’s reading mascot! This seven-foot kangaroo visits schools and libraries across the state, introducing children to the exciting world of reading. She attends reading award programs, helps with story time, and travels to reading festivals encouraging children to read. Roo can be seen on UNC-TV between children’s programming announcing various opportunities for children, such as the PBS KIDS GO! Writers Contest.