In September, Idaho families will have a rare opportunity to meet Daniel Tiger, the star of the wildly popular, award-winning PBS KIDS series Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood. The show is the first TV series inspired by the iconic, award-winning Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood and airs on Idaho Public Television.
Daniel is visiting Idaho to appear at a series of public events slated for September 12-16. His visit to Idaho is being sponsored by Idaho Public Television, IDeal—Idaho 529 College Savings Program, and Albertsons.
Families can register to meet and take a photo with Daniel Tiger at several public events. Events are free and open to the public, but space is limited. Families must register to meet Daniel Tiger at idahoptv.org/support_new/membership/danielTigerEvent.cfm.
Daniel’s public appearance schedule is as follows:
Thursday, September 12, 10 a.m.-noon
Idaho Statehouse, Lincoln Auditorium, 700 W. Jefferson Street, Boise
Daniel Tiger will meet and take photos with children following Governor Brad Little’s proclamation of September as College Savings Month. The event will include family-friendly activities including a giant coloring mural, plinko, and tours of Idaho’s historic vault in the Treasurer’s office. Please register at idahoptv.org/support_new/membership/danielTigerEvent.cfm.
Saturday, September 14, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Boise Main Library, 715 S. Capitol Blvd, Boise
Daniel Tiger will be available for a meet & greet and photo opportunity at the Boise Public Library. The event will also include other activities for children, like face painting, coloring, plinko and story time with CapEd’s Ed Word The Book Worm. Please register at idahoptv.org/support_new/membership/danielTigerEvent.cfm.
Monday, September 16, 9:00 a.m.-noon
Albertsons Market Street, 3499 E. Fairview in Meridian
Daniel Tiger will be available to meet children and take photos. The event will also include other activities for children, like coloring, story-time with CapEd’s Ed Word the Bookworm, Plinko, and more. Please register at idahoptv.org/support_new/membership/danielTigerEvent.cfm.