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Thank You for Coming to our Block Party LIVE! in Asheville!

Read-a-roo and our Block Party stars came out to Asheville Outlets on August 13 for some back-to-school fun. Thank you to Asheville Outlets, our back-to-school partners—Whole Foods, YMCA of WNC, and Buncombe County Schools—and to YOU for making Read-a-roo's Block Party LIVE! in Asheville awesome!

More Rootle kids events are right around the corner. See details below!

Be My Neighbor Day

Be My Neighbor Day

Time 1-3 PM
Date: September 20, 2017
Place: Head Start in Durham

In celebration of families, neighborhoods, and the values and themes of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, The Fred Rogers Company, UNC-TV, and PNC Grow Up Great, will collaborate to host a free “Be My Neighbor Day” event in their community to promote local volunteerism, family engagement and community development. There will be fun activities, partner booths, food, Meet and Greets with your favorite PBS Kids stars, take-home materials, and more! More information coming soon!
NCAEYC conference

NCAEYC’s 64th Annual Conference

Time: All day
Date: September 14-16, 2017
PlaceRaleigh Convention Center
 
Join UNC-TV staff and fellow educators to explore 21st Century bilingual multimedia learning opportunities through the groundbreaking Sesame Street in Communities hands-on resources for teachers and families. Participants will make intentional connections in diverse subject areas, integrate content with diverse learners, and link the content to multiple standards. Classroom resources will be provided. 
NC State Fair

NC State Fair

Time: All day
Date: October 12-22, 2017
Place: North Carolina State Fairgrounds in Raleigh

Hang out with Read-a-roo and her friends at the UNC-TV tent at this year's fair! You'll get to meet some of your favorite PBS KIDS characters, and hang out at a special block party hosted by your favorite marsupial mascot, Read-a-roo. More information coming soon!
Media tour

Behind The Scenes Media Tours with UNC-TV

Time: Various
Date: Ongoing
Place: UNC-TV in Research Triangle Park

In an effort to provide enhanced versions of the basic tour of UNC-TV’s facilities, Pre-K through 12 Educational Outreach and Just for Kids have joined forces to offer Pre-K through 12 groups and organizations the opportunity to enjoy an additional fun educational component during their visit to UNC-TV! More information coming soon!