Calling all NYC kids and families for a totally awesome event. It’s Peg + Cat Storytime at Barnes and Noble. Come enjoy a storytelling and book-signing event with creators of hit TV and book series Peg + Cat. There will be Meet-n-Greet with the series creators and costumed characters. Kids across the city are invited to celebrate the launch of Peg + Cat: The Race Car Problem. This is the first picture book inspired by the top-rated TV show.
Don’t miss out on the guest appearance of Peg + Cat!
Peg + Cat, produced by The Fred Rogers Company was launched on PBS KIDS in Fall 2013. This show was an instant hit with children, parents, and critics! The series proceeded to win four Emmy Awards, including there most recent: 2015 Emmy for “Outstanding Writing in a Preschool Animated Program.”
The series features Peg, Cat, and their friends as they embark on relatable and funny adventures, with upbeat original music, and the idea of teamwork, math, and problem-solving to overcome their challenges. The Fred Rogers Company is producing a second season of 25 new episodes for PBS KIDS.
Peg + Cat: The Race Car Problem is the first in a new picture book series from Candlewick Entertainment. This book is written and illustrated by the show creators Jennifer Oxley and Billy Aronson. The books translate all the best qualities of the hit TV show and encourage kids to have fun while putting their math skills to the test! Look out for the second book in the series, Peg + Cat: The Pizza Problem, coming out in February 2016!
Date: Wednesday, September 16th
Time: 4 p
Location: 97 Warren Street (Barnes & Noble Tribeca)
Ages: All ages welcome