Get Up & Go Day- This Friday!

PBS Kids Get Up and Go! Day 2014 will take place on August 1 from 10am – Noon! Get Up and Go! Day highlights ways Wisconsin families can be active, enjoy the outdoors, and be healthy!

Join us at locations all across Wisconsin, or watch live on WPT! Share your pictures of how your family celebrates the Get Up and Go! spirit all year long on Facebook or on Twitter using #WPTGetUpandGo. We'll see you at Get Up and Go! Day on August 1, 2014!

Madison
Special appearances by PBS Kids host Miss Rosa and Peg + Cat.
Musical performance by PBS Kids host Mr. Steve.
Kohl Center Plaza
601 W. Dayton St.

Madison Community Partners
Aldo Leopold Nature Center & Nature Net
Dancing Through Life
Girl Scouts of WI - Badgerland Council
Gymfinity
Henry Vilas Zoo
Kicks Unlimited
Madison Children's Museum
Madison Fire Department
Madison Mallards
Madison School & Community Recreation
Madison Water Utility
Meriter Unity/Point Health
Poison Prevention & Education Center
South Central Library System
Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center
UW Athletics
WECA Food Program
WI DNR - MacKenzie Center
Wisconsin Historical Museum

La Crosse
Special appearance by Curious George.
La Crosse Public Library
Main Library, 800 Main St.
North Community Library, 1552 Kane St.
South Community Library, 
1307 S. 16 St.

La Crosse Community Partners
Boy Scouts of La Crosse
Coulee Region Boot Camp
Gundersen Health System
La Crosse Police Department
Mayo Health Clinic
Root Down Yoga
WI National Archery in the Schools
YMCA

Eau Claire
Special appearance by Clifford the Big Red Dog.
L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
400 Eau Claire Street

Eau Claire
Beaver Creek Reserve
Bloomer Speed Rope Jumpers
Chippewa Valley Council – Boy Scouts of America
Chippewa Valley Museum
Eau Claire County 4-H
Eau Claire Express Baseball
Eau Claire Parks and Recreation
Eau Claire Police Department
Girl Scouts of the Northwestern Great Lakes
Karate American
Ultimate Performance Gymnastics
WECA Food Program
YMCA

Appleton
Special appearance by The Cat in the Hat.
Appleton Public Library
225 N. Oneida Street

Appleton Community Partners
AASD Birth to 5
Appleton Fire Department
Appleton Parks and Recreation Department
Appleton Police Department
Appleton YMCA
Boys & Girls Club 
of the Fox Valley
The Building for Kids Children's Museum
Child Care Resource and Referral
History Museum at the Castle
The Timber Rattlers
Valley Transit

 

Get Up and Go! Day will be broadcast live. Watch on Wisconsin Public Television or right here online. Visit WPT's YouTube channel to watch video from past Get Up and Go! Day events.

 

What is the
Learning Triangle? 

Use this simple three-step process at home or in an educational setting.

View: TV

Use the magic of Wisconsin PBS Kids to spark your child's sense of curiosity and love of learning.

Do: Activities

Transform educational ideas into concrete, hands-on experiences for children.

Read: Books

Make connections between what you view and what you read.
 

Resources

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