Calling All Kids!

If you’re in or near Hickory this weekend, drop by our Read-A-Roo Block Party Live event! I could tell you all the awesome reasons why you should but this flier will do the job for me. See you there!

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Please Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

To celebrate Mister Rogers Day, the UNC-TV gathered in our lobby earlier for this pic…

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Join us in a few hours for MISTER ROGERS: IT’S YOU I LIKE and commemorate fifty years of gentle, unconditional love.

Could You Be Mine?

Mister Rogers Day continues so I thought I’d share some articles as folks around the country celebrate the man, the show, the legend.

The New York Times shares Five Memorable Moments from Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood.

Today Contributor Terri Peters gives us Six Touching Stories About Mister Rogers.

The New York Daily News present The Life and Legacy of Mister Rogers in Photographs.

Lastly, CNN allows one woman to tell us What America Needs Now Is Mister Rogers.

More Mister Rogers thoughts and shares later.

Since We’re Together We Might As Well Say

Mister Rogers Day continues hereabout the halls of UNC-TV. To show our love for the television icon who championed our industry his entire adult life, we’re taking a group photo and recording a video to share on social media (more about that later).

Right now – have you ever wondered why sweaters and sneakers were so important in Mister Rogers’ NeighborhoodREWIRE discussed the wardrobe choice last year on Roger’s birthday.

Let’s Make The Most Of This Beautiful Day

Today, UNC-TV is celebrating Mister Rogers Day! The festivities cap off this evening with the PBS documentary MISTER ROGERS: IT’S YOU I LIKE at 8pm but all day long I’ll be posting some Neighborhood tidbits and Fred Rogers tributes. Join us, won’t you, by putting on your best cardigan and sneakers in honor of a very special life and all of those Rogers reached on the screen and behind the scenes.