(Get ready for the Downton Abbey season finale Sunday night!)
JOIN LPB AT BREC'S BLUEBONNET SWAMP THIS SUNDAY!
Join LPB on Sunday, February 17th from noon until 5PM at BREC’s Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center in Baton Rouge as we spotlight the Wild Kratts and Dinosaur Train Underwater Adventures. In addition to special showings of Wild Kratts: Lost at Sea and Dinosaur Train’s Submarine Adventure, BREC’s Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center will have live animals at the event along with their animal exhibits and educational presentations about Louisiana wildlife at the Swamp’s pavilion. A swamp tour will also be available where families can see numerous species of birds which live in Louisiana during the winter along with the other natural flora and fauna. LPB will have goody bags with Wild Kratts and Dinosaur Train items for kids to take home.
THERE IS STILL TIME TO REGISTER FOR ANTIQUES ROADSHOW TICKETS!
We are proud to announce that Baton Rouge has been selected as one of the eight cities for the Summer 2013 tour of Antiques Roadshow! The event will be Saturday, July 27th at the Baton Rouge River Center.
KIDS & ADULTS LOVE ELMO!
When Elmo gets Abby Cadabby’s magic wand, Sesame Street becomes a nonstop, all-singing, all-dancing musical montage! Learn why it feels good to sing a song, but why it feels good to stop, too! What will Elmo learn about the power of musical magic? Join the conga line of fun to find out!
LPB WANTS KIDS TO TELL US STORIES!
Now through April 6, 2013, children in the LPB viewing areas can submit their entries to the PBS KIDS GO! Writers Contest. LPB will select local winners in the spring of 2013. The local winners will be featured on LPB’s website and will each receive a Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers Gift Card!
WIN A TRIP FOR TWO TO THE UK!
Enter the 2013 MASTERPIECE Classic Sweepstakes daily through April 30, 2013, for a chance to win a trip for two adults from the US to Britain! This 5-day, 4-night trip features a VIP tour of Highclere Castle with Lord Carnarvon, and afternoon tea with Lady Carnarvon, author of Lady Almina & the Real Downton Abbey. Your trip will also include VIP tours of Kensington Palace and the Selfridges & Co department store in London. You will also enjoy afternoon tea with Jessica Fellowes, author of The Chronicles of Downton Abbey, The World of Downton Abbey, and Mud & The City: Dos & Don'ts for Townies in the Country. Travel to Britain must be from Sept. 21-26, 2013. No purchase necessary; enter online; winner will be selected by random drawing.
SHOPLPB ANY TIME YOU WANT!
LPB has more than 250 informational, educational, inspirational and entertaining DVDs and books available on ShopLPB. Learn more about our state's culture and history with programs such as Rainin' in My Heart: Back to the Blues, Rosedown: A Link to the Past, or Poverty Point Earthworks: Evolutionary Milestones of the Americas.
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February 11-17, 2013
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