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Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

The genial, soft-spoken Mr. Rogers made every day special and every kid welcome in this long-running children's series.

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Mon., May 30, 2016
6:00 am
(30 minutes)

Little and Big  

Mr. McFeely shares a video of his visit with the inventor of a little plastic sphere that opens into a big circle in a look at big and little things. The residents of the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, meanwhile, rescue Bob Dog and Lady Elaine from the “yo-yo” helicopter.

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Tue., May 31, 2016
6:00 am
(30 minutes)

Little and Big  

The concept of big and little is explored with architect Maya Lin, who designed the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.; she explains how she first makes a small model before working on a big sculpture. Also: cellist Yo-Yo Ma visits the Neighborhood of Make-Believe.

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Wed., June 1, 2016
6:00 am
(30 minutes)

Noisy and Quiet  

Silence and noise are explored during a visit with the Westminster Handbell Choir. Also: in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Henrietta receives a bell; and a video about how bells are made is shown.

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Thu., June 2, 2016
6:00 am
(30 minutes)

Noisy and Quiet  

Silence, noise and ribbons are highlighted in a look at gymnasts who use ribbons during their performances. Also: how ribbons are made; and, in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Henrietta's loud bell annoys some of the other Neighbors.

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Fri., June 3, 2016
6:00 am
(30 minutes)

Noisy and Quiet  

The degrees of noise are investigated with symphony drummer Tim Allen, who discusses loud and soft percussion instruments. Also: in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Henrietta and X are afraid of something, but they won't say what.

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Mon., June 6, 2016
6:00 am
(30 minutes)

Noisy and Quiet  

Marine biologist Sylvia Earle discusses loud and soft noises, and shares a video that features the sounds fish make underwater. Also: in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Henrietta and X take refuge in Lady Elaine's “scared and safe” room.

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Tue., June 7, 2016
6:00 am
(30 minutes)

Noisy and Quiet  

Sounds are investigated as Mister Rogers plays a tape featuring sound effects. Also: Henrietta and X learn what's scaring them.

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Wed., June 8, 2016
6:00 am
(30 minutes)

Go Stop Go  

Neighbor Aber arrives on roller blades for a visit and shows off his protective gear. Also: how sidewalks are made in an episode about impulse control.

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Thu., June 9, 2016
6:00 am
(30 minutes)

Go Stop Go  

“Arthur” creator Marc Brown and Michael Yarmush, who gives voice to the aardvark, stop by in an episode about impulse control. Arthur visits the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, where Lady Elaine squirts him with her hose. Also: how traffic signals are made.

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Fri., June 10, 2016
6:00 am
(30 minutes)

Go Stop Go  

Mister Rogers visits a fire station to learn about fire safety and firefighter equipment; and, in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Lady Elaine puts out a fire with her hose in an episode about impulse control.