Kids

1370 Connection: Happy 40th Sesame Street

Tue, 11/10/2009 - 12:00pm

Host Bob Smith talks with the Sesame Street gang today!

The Power of Music, the Power of One

While reading through my emails, I found one slugged "Touching story RE: Andre Watts."  It both broke my heart and reaffirmed all that we can do with music, and with TV.  I was once told that Andre Watts is a great and generous man.  This confirms that beyond all doubt.  Enjoy.

http://www.artsjournal.com/creatived/2009/11/public-concert-private-musi...

 

Advice for Parents Concerned About H1N1

As the number of cases grows, the H1N1 virus is becoming a bigger concern for parents in the Rochester area.

RCSD Announcing New Health Insurance Plan

The Rochester City School District is announcing a new health insurance plan for employees and retirees.

Growing Number of Homeless Children in Rochester

Area homeless shelters are seeing a significant increase in the number of families with children needing a place to stay.

Class Action Lawsuit Over Childcare Costs

The Empire Justice Center is filing a class action lawsuit against New York State on behalf of low-income families who receive subsidized child care.

SuperWhy: The Ghost Who was Afraid of Halloween

Fri, 10/30/2009 - 9:00am

WXXI-TV has a spooktacular line up of Halloween specials for kids all day, starting with SuperWhy!

After School in Rochester

Fri, 10/23/2009 - 8:30pm - 9:00pm

It's after 3 p.m., where are Rochester's children?

Ode to Joy

Over the first weekend of October, nearly 8,000 people experienced Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" performed by the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra and Rochester Oratorio Society in the newly-renovated Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre. One patron blogged about what she saw and heard, and she inspired me to share this clip with you.