Rippy And The Sillyettes

Rippy And The Sillyettes

  This week we had a live performance from the band Rippy and the Sillyettes from Gallup, New Mexico. The girls in the band performed their original music, including a song about the late Ashlynne Mike. Great music, a family events calendar, the KUNM Kids Birthday Club and the fabulous KUNM Kids Crew. Join us from 9 to 10am every Saturday! This show was broadcast live from KUNM on September 3, 2016.

Weather

Weather

July 2016 marked the 16th month in a row of record setting high temperatures across the planet, including in New Mexico. Meteorologist Kerry Jones joined the KUNM Kids on The Children’s Hour Saturday at 9am to talk about the weather and the climate.

Safe Kids

Safe Kids

  The Children’s Hour explored some simple strategies to promote safe habits for kids with special guests Albuquerque Police Officer Drobik and our friend Brennan.

Helper Dogs

Helper Dogs

  The Children’s Hour crew welcomed into the studios our furry friends and their human companions from Assistance Dogs of the West. From picking up pencils to making way in a crowd for their charge, we learned all about the important jobs helper dogs do, how they learn these things, and how kids can be a part of it.  This show was recorded live at KUNM on August 6th, 2016.

Every Kid In A Park

Every Kid In A Park

  The Children’s Hour crew explored the “Every Kid in a Park” initiative, where every 4th grader in America can get a free family pass to all national parks, wilderness areas, wildlife refuges, and historical sites. Also, we found out what the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival offers for kids. This show was recorded live at KUNM on July 30, 2016.

Sandia Cave

Sandia Cave

  This week on The Children’s Hour we learned about the mysteries of Sandia Cave from the rangers who work to preserve and protect it. This show was recorded live at KUNM on July 9, 2016.

Symbols Of Enchantment

The Children’s Hour featured musician and educator, Curious Chris who took us through the various symbols representing New Mexico. From the Zia to the coelophysis, turquoise to yucca flowers the Land of Enchantment’s state symbols showcase our unique culture, landscape and history. The KUNM Kids explored these official markers through music and stories. This show was recorded live at KUNM on June 4, 2016.

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