TORONTO, June 3 /CNW/ - It's a fantasy come true for Ontario kids: the
chance to meet the TVOKids hosts and characters in real life. It comes this
weekend at TVOKids' biggest community event ever: TVOKids Day at Black Creek
Pioneer Village on Sunday June 8, from 10 am to 5 pm. Kids 4 and under are
Join the TVOKids hosts and the complete cast of characters from Gisèle's
Big Backyard and The Space for a day of nonstop fun and participation for kids
of all ages.
Highlights of the day include a dynamic, all-new live stage show,
"TVOKids Party in the Park Extravaganza," and a high energy "Don't Sit Still"
mini-show with TVOKids hosts Mark and Ryan. Kids can experience Ontario's past
as never before through engaging activities presented by a TVOKids host and an
expert on pioneer life from Black Creek Pioneer Village. They can also sample
many other aspects of pioneer living throughout the day.
A sure treat for all children attending, too, is the appearance, all day
long, of TVO's much loved character the celebrated Polkaroo, who will be
walking around the village for photo opportunities with families and kids.
For more information on TVOKids Day at Black Creek Pioneer Village,
including the full day's schedule, visit tvo.org.
Black Creek Pioneer Village is located at 1000 Murray Ross Parkway,
Toronto - One block east of Jane Street, south off Steeles Avenue (right next
to York University). For more information on Black Creek Pioneer Village,
TVO is Ontario's public educational media organization and a trusted
source of interactive educational content that informs, inspires and
stimulates curiosity and thought. We are committed to empowering people to be
engaged citizens of Ontario through educational media.
For further information:
For further information: MEDIA CONTACTS: For interviews, photo
opportunities and further information, contact: For TVO: Anne Rubenstein, Tel:
(416) 484-2881, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; For Black Creek Pioneer Village:
Eric Philpott, Tel: (905) 773-6651, Email: email@example.com