Be My Neighbor Day at Railroad Park
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Posted Oct 6, 2016

Be My Neighbor Day at Railroad Park

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Saturday, October 15, 2016 9am – 12 noon

Alabama Public Television, The Fred Rogers Company and PNC Bank are proud to present Be My Neighbor Day” – a special event bringing families together and encouraging volunteerism – Saturday, October 15 at Railroad Park in Birmingham. Popular PBS Kids character Daniel Tiger will be on hand for a morning of free kids’ activities.  Families are encouraged – but not required – to bring gently used or new sweaters (think Mr. Rogers) to donate as we celebrate many ways to be a good neighbor.

The activities on Saturday will be “Trolley Stops” all through the park and include:

We are the Same and Different!
Decorate a placemat for a friend in a Head Start program

Brighten a First Responder’s Day!
Create a Thank You note for a local community helper

Show You Care!
Assemble toiletry bags for Youth Towers, a local organization for homeless youth

Share The Love!
Put together activity bags for local health clinic waiting rooms

When You Pretend, You Can Be Anything!
Create a Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood mask

Make Your Neighborhood Beautiful!
Plant a flower and share it with a neighbor

Meet Daniel Tiger!
Have your photo taken with Daniel Tiger

Visit with Community Helpers!
Meet first responders and get a close-up look at a fire engine and police car

Celebrate our Neighbors!
Dance to Daniel Tiger’s favorite music

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Popular PBS Kids character Daniel Tiger

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