Jul
13
Sat
2019
Sesame Street Road Trip @ Frank A. Theis Park
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sesame Street Road Trip @ Frank A. Theis Park | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Join your Sesame Street friends for a fun, interactive family festival and stage show, a giant maze, a treasure dig, photo opportunities, sweepstakes, a cookies-and-milk snack station, and more!

Register at Eventbrite for this free event.

Aug
9
Fri
2019
Mad Science Radical Robots Camp @ KCPT
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mad Science Radical Robots Camp @ KCPT  | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Robots 101

Campers will learn about Asimov’s “Laws of Robotics” and applications of robotic technology and make their own “Puppet Robot” to take home in this fun-filled program for students in grades 1-5.

Register.MadScience.org/KansasCity 

Aug
10
Sat
2019
KCPT KIDS Day at the Adventures with Clifford the Big Red Dog exhibit @ Crown Center, Showplace Level 1
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
KCPT KIDS Day at the Adventures with Clifford the Big Red Dog exhibit @ Crown Center, Showplace Level 1 | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Meet Clifford the Big Red Dog on Saturday, Aug. 10 during KCPT KIDS Day at the “Adventures with Clifford the Big Red Dog” exhibit at Crown Center.  From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., join us for activities, giveaways and meet-and-greet opportunities with Clifford the Big Red Dog.

Sep
9
Mon
2019
KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood @ Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood @ Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Are you a parent, family member or neighbor that takes care of a pre-K child? Do you live in the 64128 zip code?

KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood wants to help you prepare your preschooler for Kindergarten with free PBS KIDS resources.

JOIN US on the second Monday of every month at the Lucile H. Bluford Branch of the Kansas City Public Library from 10 a.m. to noon. We’ll show a PBS KIDS show, demonstrate a pre-K activity and send you home with a bunch of FREE, at-home activities and resources!

SIGN UP for our newsletter and find out about additional events and resources: www.kcpt.org/InYourNeighborhood

Questions? Email kids@kcpt.org.

Sep
15
Sun
2019
Downton Abbey Movie Advance Screening @ Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
Sep 15 @ 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Downton Abbey Movie Advance Screening @ Alamo Drafthouse Cinema | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

We cordially invite you to return to Downton Abbey!

Reunite with some of your favorite characters in your favorite castle at KCPT’s exclusive, advance screening of the Downton Abbey movie including an opening reception with a complimentary drink and nibbles while you mingle with fellow fans and relive six seasons of your favorite Abbey moments.

We’ll have drawings for a chance to win Downton Abbey prizes including a grand prize of two tickets to KCPT’s Great British Brunch in 2020.

Come dressed as your favorite character for extra chances to win!

Sep
21
Sat
2019
Meet Curious George & the Man with the Yellow Hat @ Paradise Park
Sep 21 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Meet Curious George & the Man with the Yellow Hat @ Paradise Park | Lee's Summit | Missouri | United States

Join KCPT Kids for an outdoor adventure in Paradise Park’s beautiful backyard. Meet Curious George & the Man with the Yellow Hat, then spend time with your little ones collecting leaves and getting curious about nature on a lovely fall afternoon. Register to win a KCPT Kids’ Curious George prize pack and take away activity sheets to continue the learning back at home. Remember your camera to capture the memories of a special day.

Arrive early to get your time ticket. We have 50 spots per 30-minute time periods on a first-come, first-served basis. Then stay and play or come back at your time to meet Curious George & the Man in the Yellow Hat.

The Meet & Greet is a FREE. All Paradise Park Attractions are available at regular prices. Click here for more information.

Oct
10
Thu
2019
Preparing Parents to Stay Engaged with Their Child’s Educators @ KCPT Public Television
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Preparing Parents to Stay Engaged with Their Child’s Educators @ KCPT Public Television  | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

What can we do to improve children’s educational experiences and gains? One great answer is family engagement.

This training workshop will focus heavily on developing innovative techniques attendees can use to engage hard-to-serve families and parents, while using community resources to help families meet personal needs and stabilize the household.

Participants will earn two clock hours, and food will be provided.

Presenter: Phyllis Harris, President at Pathfinders Professional Development, LLC
Support provided by the Francis Family Foundation.

Oct
12
Sat
2019
Sesame Street in Communities Workshop October 12, 2019 @ The Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
Oct 12 @ 8:00 am – 11:45 am
Sesame Street in Communities Workshop October 12, 2019 @ The Kauffman Foundation Conference Center  | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Early Childhood providers’ care and support can make a huge difference in the life of a young child. Sesame Street in Communities supports caregivers with resources designed to help children overcome adversity and thrive, covering areas of health and wellness, social-emotional skills, school readiness, and more.

Earn free clock hours* and learn more about the new Sesame Street in Communities website and how to use it in your facility.

 

From Chaos to Calm:  How to Help Young  Children Manage Big Feelings – has reopened. 

*If you do not have a MOPD ID,  go to OPEN Initiative to receive one.  If you do not need one or you are a provider from Kansas  just place a 1 in the blank.  Remember to receive clock hours in Missouri you must have a MOPD ID#.

Also please add your DVN number if you have one.

Breakfast will be furnished.

This workshop is free but you must register here.

Download the Sesame in Communities Workshop PDF of session titles and descriptions.  All of the sessions have been approved for clock hours from Missouri and Kansas.

 

Be My Neighbor Day @ PNC Plaza at the Power & Light District
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Be My Neighbor Day @ PNC Plaza at the Power & Light District  | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

KCPT “Be My Neighbor Day,” powered by PNC Grow Up Great®, is a celebration for families featuring tigertastic events with a focus on being a caring neighbor! Join Daniel Tiger of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood for hands-on learning activities, entertainment and more during this pop-up event during Cornucopia: KC’s Ultimate Fall Fest (presented by PNC)! Start the day with an act of kindness by bringing a new or gently used towel, hat or gloves to donate to Lakemary Center and Drumm Farm.

 

Oct
14
Mon
2019
KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood @ Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood @ Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Are you a parent, family member or neighbor that takes care of a pre-K child? Do you live in the 64128 zip code?

KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood wants to help you prepare your preschooler for Kindergarten with free PBS KIDS resources.

JOIN US on the second Monday of every month at the Lucile H. Bluford Branch of the Kansas City Public Library from 10 a.m. to noon. We’ll show a PBS KIDS show, demonstrate a pre-K activity and send you home with a bunch of FREE, at-home activities and resources!

SIGN UP for our newsletter and find out about additional events and resources: www.kcpt.org/InYourNeighborhood

Questions? Email kids@kcpt.org.