These shows feature interviews with amazing artists, authors, musicians, scientists and more!
Oran Etkin has travelled the world and through his musical project Timbalooloo has created music for kids and families that builds bridges and brings people together. His brand new album ‘Finding Friends Far From Home: A Journey with Clara Net’ showcases what Oran is all about. In his words his work with Timbalooloo is “Fostering Fluency In The Language Of Music” You can hear that mission in the song ‘Kutapira’ which is featured at the end of the show!
Eva had been asking for some time now if we could find an afternoon to set-up a hot cocoa stand in front of our house. Last Saturday, we finally had a day with no major plans on the calendar so we made it happen First, I’ll tell you what we did NOT do. We did NOT sell hot cocoa for 25 cents, 50 cents, or even a dollar. We did NOT set up just a table with a basic cardboard sign. Let’s just say this was NOT your typical hot cocoa stand. We had our youngest daughter Sophia singing and waving to...more
It's time for the regional library Story Slam Potluck & Pajama Party, and the gang's all here! First up, it's Mindy, with a non-fiction story involving a duck, a copycat plant, and some scientifically magical POOP? What could these three things possibly have in common? Join Mindy and Guy Raz for the scoop on Duck Duck Poop, and a tale spinning of symbiosis! Originally aired February 4, 2019.
Happy Holidays from New York City! 🎄🗽 In this Go With Nugget for Kids episode, we’re going to hear about 10 things that local NYC kids love to do during the holidays. We’ll explore some of the city’s most famous sights, like the Rockefeller tree, and what you’ll see at the city’s amazing holiday train shows. We’ll even make the most of the cold winter weather and enjoy some ice skating and sledding. This episode will definitely get you into the holiday spirit. Welcome to Christmas in New York ...more
Listen up as Rocco and Brian Biggs, creator of Tinyville Town, chat about the eighth book in that series, AT THE FIREHOUSE, on this podcast episode of StoryMakers. Brian tells us how, when writing the book, he toured a real firehouse. Listen to find out what goes on behind the scenes when firefighters aren’t battling blazes!Watch Brian’s STORYMAKERS!ABOUT the Book IN TINYVILLE TOWN: AT THE FIREHOUSE, join Dexter and Firefighter Charlie on a guided tour of the Tinyville Town firehouse. See where ...more
Young activists share their idea about making butterflies to symbolize the 15,000 children in detention centers in the US. What does it mean to be an activist? Kaia and Lily will tell you in this episode. Find out what inspired them and hear their interview with CultureStrike artist/activist Kat Evasco. Learn how your family can be involved in The Butterfly Effect: Migration is Beautiful movement at www.butterflyeffectmigration.org This episode features the song, “Until You’re Free” from the new...more
This month we were going to record a really interesting documentary about fluff, but Flo was so hungry it was ruining the podcast! Instead Flo opens a can of worms and our guest Mike Mason teaches us all about Kindie music! Thank you to our special guest Mike Mason from the Good Stuff Kids Podcast (goodstuffpod.com or @goodstuffpod). Remember to subscribe and drop us a message on @niklettucech or firstname.lastname@example.org!
Children's app superstars, Toca Boca chat with the App Fairy about play, their deep underlying philosophies for developing excellent apps for kids, and how to use cut paper to design an app.