Ready Jet Go! | WKAR Family Screening | Summer of Space

May 31, 2019

FREE -- Thur., Jun. 13 at 7pm at WKAR Studios | Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, the first moon landing, by going back to the moon with Ready Jet Go! and WKAR Family! RESERVE SEATS HERE

Join WKAR Family for a special family screening of the new Ready Jet Go! one-hour special, One Small Step, BEFORE it airs on WKAR TV.

The new special will take young viewers on far-flung adventures, as Jet and his friends journey to the moon, where they learn about Neil Armstrong and the Apollo 11 mission.

Families and friends are also welcome to bring blankets and wear their favorite pajamas. Free popcorn will also be passed out!

FREE WITH RESERVATION
The event is free, but registration is encouraged | RESERVE SEATS HERE

WHERE
WKAR Family Screener: Ready Jet Go! takes place in the  Communication Arts & Sciences Building, WKAR Studios, 404 Wilson Road, on the campus of Michigan State University.

PARKING
Parking is free after 6 p.m. in the adjacent Trowbridge Road parking ramp.

Parking address: 1149 Red Cedar Road, East Lansing, MI 48824.

MORE ABOUT ONE SMALL STEP
Jet and the gang have a fun night planned with a sleepover in Jet’s backyard, mini-golf, and star-gazing—after all, it’s the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing! When Jet reveals that he’s built a brand-new super saucer that can take all the kids (and Sunspot) to the Moon, they HAVE to test it out.

BROADCAST PREMIERE
Ready Jet Go!: One Small Step airs Monday, June 17 at 7:00 a.m., and repeats at 3:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. on WKAR-HD 23.1.

ABOUT READY JET GO!
The overarching goal of READY JET GO! is to spark children’s inherent excitement about science, technology and astronomy, telling stories that feature characters learning about space in a way that appeals to, and is accessible by, young children. The comedy and music help kids learn a variety of physical science concepts, such as gravity, tides and moon phases. At the heart of every episode is a basic, kid-friendly question about outer space or Earth science. In the show, the characters often use a scientific method to find the answers to their questions.

ABOUT PBS KIDS
PBS KIDS, the number one educational media brand for kids, offers all children the opportunity to explore new ideas and new worlds through television, digital platforms and community-based programs. Kidscreen- and Webby-award winning pbskids.org provides engaging interactive content, including digital games and streaming video. PBS KIDS also offers mobile apps to help support young children’s learning. The PBS KIDS Video App is available on a variety of mobile devices and on platforms such as Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Xbox One and Chromecast. For more information on specific PBS KIDS content supporting literacy, science, math and more, visit pbs.org/pressroom, or follow PBS KIDS on Twitter and Facebook.