Where Will You "Get Up and Go!"?
August 1, 2013 Leave a CommentMiss Rosa arrived in Madison early to read her favorite story to an excited bunch of Wisconsin PBS Kids Thursday. She’ll be at the Keshena Get Up and Go! Day event Friday.
“Get Up and Go!” Day is an annual tradition that continues to get bigger and better every year, and 2013 is no exception. This year, we’re expanding to five locations throughout Wisconsin and will broadcast the event live on WPT.
Join us from 10 a.m. – noon Friday, Aug. 2 at one of the locations listed below!
Kicking off the event this year will be a special video message from First Lady Michelle Obama, who will welcome children and their caregivers watching on the statewide network and encourage them to pursue a healthy, active lifestyle as they sing, dance, jump and play along with all of the event’s activities on air.
We’ll be all across the state this Friday and welcome kids and families to “Get Up and Go!” with us at one of several locations. The free family events will feature kid-friendly activities, songs, stories and visits from favorite PBS Kids characters including Mr. Steve and Miss Rosa. Look below for locations and details.
Also, be sure to share pictures of your family taking part in the “Get Up and Go!” spirit on Facebook or on Twitter using the hashtag #WPTGetUpandGo.
Featuring PBS Kids Host Mr. Steve!
Kohl Center (New location!)
601 W. Dayton Street, Madison
Parking is available in Campus Lots 29, 46, and 83 or the City of Madison’s State Street Campus Lot. A map of campus is available here.
La Crosse Public Libraries – Three Locations!
Featuring Word Girl at North and South Community Libraries!
North Community Library
1552 Kane Street, LaCrosse
800 Main Street, La Crosse
South Community Library
1307 S. 16th Street, La Crosse
Featuring Martha from Martha Speaks!
L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
400 Eau Claire Street, Eau Claire
Featuring Clifford the Big Red Dog and The Cat in the Hat!
Kimberly Public Library and Municipal Complex
Hosted by Child Care Resource and Referral
515 W. Kimberly Avenue, Kimberly
Featuring PBS Kids Host Miss Rosa!
College of Menominee Nation
N172 Hwy. 47/55, Keshena, WI