WordGirl and SuperWhy are coming to town

Sat, 10/15/2011 - 10:00am - Sun, 10/16/2011 - 5:00pm

Join WXXI at The Strong for the Museum's Superheroes Weekend, where you'll meet WordGirl and Super Why!

On Saturday, October 15 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, October 16 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. WXXI will be at The Strong, National Musuem of Play for the Museum's Superheroes Weekend. There, kids can meet WordGirl and Super Why – as well as DC Comics official dark knight—Batman! See the work of comic book artists and writers.  Make a cape or clothespin action figure with Alfred University’s Art Force Five. At the WXXI table, kids can construct SuperWhy wands and share their favorite words on WordGirl "What's your favorite word?" stickers.

SuperWhy airs weekdays at 12 noon, and WordGirl airs weekdays at 4:30 p.m. on WXXI-TV/HD

To learn more about The Strong's Superheroes Weekend, and details about admission, hours and directions, click here.