Kids and Families

Super Saturday 2014
The Cat in the Hat and Mr. Steve!

On Saturday, August 9, bring your little explorers to KET for a day of free fun and hands-on activities for children ages 2 to 8. Learn more and register online.

KET Day at the State Fair

Join us in Louisville for KET Day at the Kentucky State Fair on Friday, Aug. 15 in South Wing A lobby. Fans can greet Dave Shuffett, host of Kentucky Life, and his canine sidekick from 10 am to 4 pm. The Cat in the Hat will be meeting fans and posing for pictures from 11 am to 5 pm.


Free E-books for the Summer

Thanks to a partnership between PBS KIDS Summer Learning Project and MeeGenius, parents can download a free read-along audio e-book each week this summer through August 22. Check it out at

Winning Stories From KET's Young Writers Contest

Wow! It was tough to choose from among so many wonderful stories sent to us for the KET 2014 Young Writers Contest. Thanks to everyone who submitted a story. KET is proud to present the first, second, and third-place stories on our website. Read the winning stories  »

Free Math Games from PBS

PBS Kids Lab

The PBS Kids Lab offers 40 new cross-platform games that help children ages 2-8 build math skills. The games—all of which have been tested in classrooms—engage children with new technology like webcams and microphones, making use of body movement and sound.

Tools for Parents from PBS

Parents are their child's first and best teacher. offers these early learning resources:

Family Friendly Videos on PBS YouTube Channel

PBS dug deep into YouTube and discovered the most awesome videos to share with you and your family. Each playlist focuses on a fun theme such as construction, ABC songs, airplanes, and baby animals. New playlists are added every week. If you like what you see, please subscribe to PBS Parents Picks on YouTube!

KET Family Fun Club

Enroll your children or grandchildren in the KET Family Fun Club, and we’ll wish them a happy birthday on the air and online! Plus, each member gets a special welcome packet with lots of fun activities, newsletters, invitations to special events, and a birthday card with an extra treat inside. Sign your family up today!

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