children’s programming

Nonstop Children’s Programming on NPT3 PBS Kids!

Posted by on June 27, 2017 at 8:00 am

Nonstop children’s programming is coming to NPT and it’s all free! NPT3 PBS Kids, our third broadcast channel, will launch Friday, June 30, 2017 and will be dedicated to providing quality educational programming from PBS Kids. The channel will be available over-the-air at 8.3 immediately and on Comcast 242 as of July 27, 2017. To […]

NPT’s Kids Programming Summer Schedule; 24-Hour Kids Channel Coming Soon

Posted by on June 6, 2017 at 3:53 pm

Good news for the younger set! NPT’s summer lineup of children’s programming includes back-to-back episodes of favorites like Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, Splash and Bubbles, Wild Kratts and Odd Squad. There will also be new episodes and adventures throughout the summer. Please see our complete kids programming below.     If some of your household’s favorite […]

Farmer Jason’s March 4 Concert at the Belcourt Upholds Spring Tradition

Posted by on February 14, 2017 at 10:53 am

Spring means the return of green grass and bright flowers. It also means Farmer Jason is back for another fun-filled kids concert at the Belcourt Theatre! This year’s performance takes place on Saturday, March 4, at 10 a.m.; tickets are $12 ($10 for Belcourt members). Farmer Jason is the ecologically minded alter-ego of Jason Ringenberg […]

New Undersea Series from Jim Henson Now Part of Kid’s Lineup on NPT

Posted by on November 29, 2016 at 6:00 am

The latest addition to NPT’s children’s programming lineup is Splash and Bubbles, a new series from The Jim Henson Company, producers of Dinosaur Train and Sid the Science Kid. This new series airs 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 7 a.m. Saturday and Sunday on NPT. Splash and Bubbles was designed by […]

Hurrah! New Episodes of PBS Kids Favorites ‘Arthur’ and ‘Odd Squad’!

Posted by on May 20, 2016 at 8:00 am

School’s almost out and to celebrate, NPT is showing new episodes of PBS Kids shows Arthur and Odd Squad! Arthur and his fellow Lakewood Elementary students are ready for summer with new end-of-the-year episodes debuting Monday, May 23. In the episodes, the kids vie for a place in the fourth-grade class of their choice, try […]

NPT’s Children’s Programming Includes Many Favorites

Posted by on April 27, 2016 at 8:00 am

Got little viewers at home? NPT’s children’s programming includes Bob the Builder, Ready Jet Go!, Peg + Cat, Wild Kratts (celebrating its 100th episode this spring) and other favorites. Throughout the year we air shows that are educational and entertaining with PBS Kids theme weeks highlighting holidays, seasonal activities and rites of passage to help […]

Farmer Jason returns to the Belcourt Theatre March 7!

Posted by on February 16, 2015 at 11:10 am

Farmer Jason is back for another great kids concert at the Belcourt Theatre Saturday, March 7! The fun starts at 10 a.m.; tickets are $9. Jason Ringenberg of Jason and the Scorchers fame created his pastoral alter-ego to teach children about farm life and the wonders of nature. The character is based on his own […]

Visit Phillips Toy Mart to enter NPT’s Thomas the Train Coloring Contest and Giveaway

Posted by on September 2, 2014 at 2:30 am

  NPT is excited to partner with Phillips Toy Mart in a Thomas the Train Coloring Contest.  Any child between the age of 2 and 6 can be entered to win a Thomas and Friends gift basket (Pictured above) valued at more than $50. All you need to do is to stop by Phillips Toy […]

New PBS Kids and Daytime Schedule Starts September 1

Posted by on August 20, 2014 at 4:37 pm

Our PBS Kids schedule and Saturday and Sunday daytime schedules get a reworking on September 1. Among the changes are more back-to-back episodes of your favorite shows, and the introduction of Sesame Street Shorts, a new 1/2 hour version of the show. Here’s the complete lineup for weekdays and weekends. Weekday Daytime Schedule 5:00 am […]

New NPT Children`s Schedule

Posted by on June 5, 2014 at 11:17 am

To better serve your children’s programming needs, we occasionally make some shifts in the PBS Kids schedule. This latest change, effective June 2, 2014,  stacks some of the most popular shows, so kids can get twice as much Sesame Street, Wild Kratts, Curious George and Arthur. Enjoy! 6:00 a.m. Wild Kratts 6:30 Wild Kratts 7:00 […]