Mon., July 6, 2015
Alike and Different
Differences and similarities are explored. In a visit to the circus, Mister Rogers shows that clowns are people, too, and watches while one puts on his makeup. Also: in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Daniel is scared by Chuckles the Clown.
Tue., July 7, 2015
Nighttime fears are addressed, as Mister Rogers turns out the lights and checks for "monsters" beneath his sofa bed. He also shows a video that details how flashlights are made. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, night arrives, and Elaine Fairchilde angers X the Owl by entering his tree without knocking; and Daniel fears the stars might fall from the sky.
Wed., July 8, 2015
Mister Rogers and Mr. McFeely visit a recycling center in an episode about the environment. Also: the garbage crisis continues in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe; and Mister Rogers explains the benefits of caring for others.
Thu., July 9, 2015
The environment is emphasized as artist Leo Sewell, who creates sculptures from discarded items, is profiled. Also: Mrs. McFeely shows what she's made from other people's trash; and the trash crisis worsens in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe.
Fri., July 10, 2015
The environment is explored as Mister Rogers goes snorkeling with marine botanist Sylvia Earle in the Florida Keys. Also: a newscast examines how to fix the trash crisis in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe.
Mon., July 13, 2015
Ways to save the environment are explored. Mister Rogers creates a puppet show from discarded items; and Mr. McFeely visits with a goat in tow. Also: the trash crisis in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe is solved.
Tue., July 14, 2015
A look at art includes an animation device and slides of some Picasso works. Also: the Spanish Singing Bakers perform; Mister Rogers makes a rhythm rattle; Lady Elaine substitutes a Picasso for her portrait of the king.
Wed., July 15, 2015
Potter Bill Strickland makes a pot with Mister Rogers. Also: Lady Elaine covers all the portraits with play clay; how art can express feelings in an episode about art.
Thu., July 16, 2015
A video on how umbrellas are made. Also: a rehearsal of an umbrella dance; in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Chuck Aber tries out an umbrella device belonging to Corney in a look at imaginary friends.
Fri., July 17, 2015
Folksinger Ella Jenkins teaches Mister Rogers a song and plays the kazoo. Also: a video of how children learn every day from their parents in an episode about learning.