On Monday, December 3, CURIOUS GEORGE, television’s number one series for preschoolers, kicks-off it’s seventh season with a trip to Australia and an appearance by Bindi Irwin, animal conservationist and daughter of the late “Crocodile Hunter,” Steve Irwin. Airing on PBS Kids (check local listings for times), the season premiere will be followed by two more brand-new episodes airing Tuesday and Wednesday, December 4-5. To celebrate the new season, STRIDE RITE (a proud sponsor of Curious George) has provided The Rock Father with a $50 Gift Card that one lucky reader will receive!
Preview: Curious George – Season 7:
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Curious George – Season 7 Premiere Episodes:
Monday, December 3, 2012
“Monkey Down Under”
G’Day Mate! George and The Man with the Yellow Hat visit the land down under for an Australian outback safari adventure! While the Man goes sightseeing for sea cows, George stays behind to investigate footprints in the sand. Could it be a mysterious hopping clown rabbit? Or perhaps…a baby kangaroo!
“Bright Lights, Little Monkey”
George, Allie, and Bill Go On a late-night search for a mysterious creature – the Perseids. But taking pictures in the dark is hard enough without making noise that would scare away their camera-shy guests. They’ll need a new way to communicate…in a flash!
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
“We Otter Be Friends”
After an otter swims away with Mr. Quint’s boat keys, a stranded George tries everything he can to retrieve them. But the otter is a faster swimmer, a quicker runner, and a better hider than George. Can George out-otter the otter and get the keys back?
“Sir George and the Dragon”
George is starring in his first play. Under the hot stage lights, George falls asleep and dreams he’s a guarding a medieval castle! Can the clever monkey figure out how to keep Dragon Charkie out of the castle and be the hero of the play?
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
What’s long, low to the ground, and loves to clean milkweed off the lobby floor? Hundley’s newest friend and caterpillar, Hundley Jr! But when Hundley is torn between looking after the lobby and caring for his new friend, he turns his lobby duties over – to a monkey!
“Curious George Gets Winded”
Bill needs one more newspaper delivery to win the coveted Golden Pouch, but a big snowfall ruins his chances. Even with George’s help, there’s no way he can deliver all those papers in time. Can George’s monkey-made wind sled help the duo sail to victory?.
Curious George airs weekdays on PBS KIDS (check local listings). For more monkey fun, visit Curious George’s website at http://www.pbskids.org/curiousgeorge. The site has games, printables, and video clips to enrich kids’ creativity.
Proud Sponsors of Curious George® on PBS KIDS® are CHUCK E. Cheese’s®, Stride Rite Children’s Group, LLC, and ABCmouse.com. Additional funding provided by public television viewers.
Curious George is a production of Imagine Entertainment, WGBH Boston, and Universal 1440 Entertainment. Executive producers are Ron Howard (Imagine), Brian Grazer (Imagine), Ellen Cockrill (Universal), Carol Greenwald (WGBH), Dorothea Gillim (WGBH), Jon Shapiro and David Kirschner. Curious George and related characters, created by Margret and H.A. Rey are copyrighted and trademarked by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and used under license. Licensed by Universal Studios Licensing LLP. Television series: ©2012. Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.
FTC Disclosure: Materials for the giveaway were provided to The Rock Father by Stride Rite, Curious George, and WGBH. I received the same for my daughter.