You and your family are invited to meet Daniel Tiger and Katerina Kittycat at KERA’s annual Be My Neighbor Day on October 12 at Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie! Families will also be able to enjoy fun activities and participate in service projects. Details:
Once you’re at Lone Star Park, use this map to easily navigate to the event:
Saturday, October 12, from 10am – 1:30pm
Lone Star Park
1000 Lone Star Parkway
Grand Prairie, Texas 75050
(Map: Get directions to Lone Star Park)
Donations are accepted! View the full list of requested donation items.
It’s going to be fun! Activities will include:
» Two storytime performances with Daniel Tiger
» Meet-and-greets with Daniel Tiger and Katerina Kittycat
» A photo selfie station
» A special vendor area called “Meet the People in Our Neighborhood.” Children and caregivers will get to meet neighbors who help make civic life happen across North Texas, such as police, fire and water/utilities, along with nonprofits who provide services and support to children.
Daniel Tiger: 10:30am, 11:30am & 12:30pm
Katerina Kittycat: 11am, 12pm & 1pm
Children can also participate in service projects to support our local nonprofit beneficiaries:
» Creating thank you cards for active duty military and veterans
» Assemble toiletry and craft kits for hospitalized children and families
This year’s theme is “Giving and Growing.” Be My Neighbor Day is all about:
» Teaching children the importance of giving back to neighbors
» Empowering parents and caregivers to help children grow into caring citizens of the community
» Men’s dress ties
» Canned goods
» New and gently worn sweaters, jackets and coats – all ages
» New and gently worn men’s and women’s shoes
» Cosmetic bags (new only – not used)
All of the items collected at the Daniel Tiger Be My Neighbor Day event will be donated to families in need across North Texas.
Thank you for being a caring neighbor! We can’t wait to see you at the event.
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Donations and proceeds from this event benefit these North Texas organizations:
Questions? Contact KERA’s Community Engagement Department: 214-740-9335 or [email protected].
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