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Can we build it? Yes we can! Meet Bob the Builder™ Dec. 17 in Fargo

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

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Fargo, N.D., Tuesday, Dec. 12Bob the Builderwill take a break from building, digging and hauling when he visits Fargo for a special Prairie Public-hosted family event Saturday, Dec. 17, at the Jon. L. Wanzek Center for Scouting, 4200 19th Ave. S., Fargo.

The hard-hat-wearing, hard-working builder of PBS KIDS fame will be at the center 10 a.m. to noon. Families and children can pose for pictures with him from 10 to 10:40 a.m. and from 11 to 11:40 a.m.

Families can also work together on building projects to take home, enjoy free snacks, explore learning games via the Prairie Public mobile lab and collect PBS learning resources and SWAG.

This FREE event was made possible through Mattel and a grant from PBS KIDS. It is co-hosted by Prairie Public and the Northern Lights Council, Boy Scouts of America.

Bob the Builder airs at 8 a.m. CT Sundays on Prairie Public’s television network. Bob and his team demonstrate the power of positive thinking, problem-solving, teamwork and follow-through. Games and learning activities are available at bobthebuilder.com.

Prairie Public Broadcasting, headquartered in Fargo, is a non-profit member station of PBS and NPR that provides public television services throughout North Dakota, northwestern Minnesota, southern Manitoba, and parts of Montana and South Dakota; public radio service to North Dakota; and educational and technological services to communities and individuals across its coverage area.

Prairie Public Education Services distributes free PBS learning materials – both traditional and digital – plus provides trainings and events throughout Prairie Public’s service area to help children preK-12 succeed in school and in life.

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