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Beloved PBS Kids character Bob the Builder to visit Syracuse June 18

On June 18, WCNY will welcome Bob the Builder to the WCNY courtyard as part of its Live@WCNY event series! Bob is the beloved PBS Kids character known for using science, technology, engineering and math skills to solve problems and get things done with a positive attitude.

The free public event will be held from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the WCNY Broadcast and Education Center, located at 415 W. Fayette St. in Syracuse.

Bob will be meeting fans at 11 to 11:30 a.m., 12 noon to 12:30 p.m., and 1 to 1:30 p.m. The event includes:

  • Bob the Builder giveaway items
  • Bob the Builder television episodes broadcast on the courtyard’s “big screen”
  • Activity stations hosted by several family-friendly organizations including the Children’s

    Consortium, Greening USA, Little Lukes, OCCRA, Onondaga County Public Library, Partners in

    Learning-MANOS, and the Salvation Army Education Centers

  • The chance to register your preschooler to receive a free Imagination Library book in the mail

    every month

  • In honor of Father’s Day, Dads will receive a free book to read to their children to encourage

    learning throughout the summer

    Rain location: Bob will receive guests in the WCNY studios.

    “Bob the Builder” airs weekdays at 11:30 a.m. on WCNY and Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. on WCNY. Bob the Builder © 2016 Hit Entertainment Limited and Keith Chapman.

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