WUCF is once again celebrating kindness with its annual Be My Neighbor Day event. Running throughout the month of February, participants can learn what it means to be a caring neighbor with our Kindness Kit activities and virtual events.
Kicking off February 1, download or pick up a Kindness Kit that includes five at-home activities for celebrating kindness and what it means to be a caring neighbor. WUCF will also host four live interactive Virtual LIVE PBS KIDS Time events that explore our world with Daniel Tiger- and Meet The Helpers-themed activities. Register here.
Download the virtual Kindness Kit and watch GRR-IFIC Neighbors below.
Remember to share your photos using #BeMyNeighborDay so that we can include them in our image gallery.
WUCF will not be hosting an in-person event this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. All activities are virtual.
Be My Neighbor Day Kindness Kits:
Be My Neighbor Day is supported by:
Celebrate kindness and what it means to be a caring neighbor by downloading our kindness kit! Each kit includes five at-home activities including a bedtime routine chart, family kindness pledge banner, kindness secret message puzzle, community helpers map, and hide-and-seek with nature. Kindness Kits can be printed at home or picked up at a local library (library list coming soon), while supplies last.
Don't forget to share photos of your activities using #BeMyNeighborDay so that we can include them in our image gallery.
All county library locations in the following counties will have kindness kits for pick up. Click on the name for locations:
- Orange County Library System
- Osceola Library System
- Brevard County Public Libraries
- Sumter County Libraries
- Volusia County Public Library
- Marion County Public Library System
- Lake County Library System
- Seminole County Public Library
- Note: Maitland and Altamonte Springs libraries are city libraries and will not have kits.
- Winter Park Library
- Flagler County Public Library - 2500 Palm Coast Pkwy N.W. location only
PBS Kids Virtual Kids Time
WUCF will host four live interactive Virtual LIVE PBS KIDS Time events that explore our world with Daniel Tiger- and Meet The Helpers-themed activities.
Two sessions will be held in English and two sessions with be held in Spanish.
- Tuesday, February 8 at 6:30 p.m.
- Saturday, February 19 at 10 a.m.
- Saturday, February 12 at 10 a.m.
- Tuesday, February 15 at 6:30 p.m.
All sessions are the same and include videos and a lot of hands-on fun. A downloadable participant kit will be available in February and will include gather-at-home materials and printables for the event. Sign up here.
Watch our Emmy-winning GRR-IFIC Neighbors TV special that allows viewers to celebrate what it means to be a caring neighbor with music from the Orisirisi drummers, storytime, yoga with Missie, and at-home activities.
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