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Apr 16, 2013, 18:03 ET

Tree Fu Tom Swings Onto Sprout On Earth Day

  Tree Fu Tom, the animated preschool series that's taken Britain by storm, will make its U.S. debut on Sprout®, the 24-hour preschool...

Apr 03, 2012, 13:40 ET
Justin Time Premieres Exclusively on Sprout, April 22nd during Earth Week.  (PRNewsFoto/PBS KIDS Sprout)

New, Exclusive Series Justin Time Makes U.S. Premiere on Sprout® During Earth Week

 24-hour preschool television channel Sprout will premiere Justin Time, a new animated series for preschoolers that focuses on imaginary...

Feb 02, 2012, 17:12 ET
Bean & Sportacus of The Super Sproutlet Show debuting on Sprout Feb. 14 2pm ET.  (PRNewsFoto/PBS KIDS Sprout)

Sprout® to Debut New Original Block, The Super Sproutlet Show, Hosted by LazyTown's Sportacus on Tuesday, February 14

24-hour preschool television channel Sprout will premiere The Super Sproutlet Show – an entertaining, interactive two-hour block of...

Dec 05, 2011, 12:20 ET
CELEBRATE HOLIDAYS ON SPROUT(R) WITH ELMO, MOVIES & THE 5TH ANNUAL SNOOZE-A-THON.  (PRNewsFoto/PBS KIDS Sprout)

Sprout® Celebrates the Holidays with Sesame Street®'s Elmo, Special Holiday-themed Movies and the Annual Snooze-a-Thon

24-hour preschool television channel Sprout is celebrating the season with everybody's favorite furry red monster, Sesame Street®'s...

Nov 24, 2010, 15:56 ET
Nina & Star hosts of The Good Night Show get set for Sprout's Snooze-a-thon 2010.  (PRNewsFoto/PBS KIDS Sprout)

Sprout® Celebrates the Holidays with Sesame Street®'s Elmo and Special Holiday-Themed Movies Starring Caillou®, Barney(TM) The Dinosaur and More

24-hour preschool television channel Sprout is celebrating the holiday season by welcoming everybody's favorite furry red monster, Sesame...

Oct 06, 2010, 18:12 ET
Debuts on Sprout TV channel 11/1 with Train's Pat Monahan as voice of Driver Dan.  (PRNewsFoto/PBS KIDS Sprout)

Train's Pat Monahan Jumps Onboard as Lead Voice in Driver Dan's Story Train Debuting Exclusively in the U.S. on Sprout®

Sprout, the first 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on demand and online for kids ages 2-5 and their parents and caregivers, will...

Jul 29, 2010, 10:12 ET
Sprout, the 24hr preschool channel debuts new show Noodle and Doodle Sept. 25.  (PRNewsFoto/PBS KIDS Sprout, Ryan Collerd)

Sprout® to Celebrate Fifth Birthday with the Premiere of Its First Long-Form Original Series, Noodle and Doodle, on 9/25

In celebration of the network's fifth birthday, Sprout, the first 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on demand and online for kids...

Mar 23, 2010, 14:13 ET
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dirtgirlworld debuts exclusively on 24-hr preschool TV Channel Sprout Apr. 22. (PRNewsFoto/PBS KIDS Sprout)[TK]
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 03/19/2010

Sprout(R) Digs Into Earth Day with Exclusive U.S. Launch of New Series, dirtgirlworld, the First Green Living Series for Preschoolers

Sprout, the first 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on demand and online for kids ages 2-5 and their parents and caregivers, and...

Feb 02, 2010, 18:38 ET
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Barney(R) and Dorothy the Dinosaur, together for "Dino-Mite Valentine's Sing-A-Long" airing on Sprout 2/14, 12pm–3pm. (PRNewsFoto/PBS KIDS Sprout)[RD]
 PHILADELPHIA, PA UNITED STATES
 02/01/2010

Sprout(R) Celebrates Valentine's Day With Exclusive Dino-Mite Event Featuring Preschool's Most Popular Dinosaurs

Sprout, the first 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on demand and online for kids ages 2-5 and their parents and caregivers, is...

Apr 07, 2008, 01:00 ET

Video: Sprout(R) Makes Viewers the Stars of its New Original Afternoon Block, The Sprout Sharing Show

PHILADELPHIA, April 7, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- PBS KIDS Sprout, the first 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on demand and online for...

Jan 16, 2008, 00:00 ET

Video: PBS KIDS Sprout(SM) Launches 'Sprout Smart' Prosocial Initiative with Mott's for Tots(TM) and KidsHealth.org

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- PBS KIDS Sprout, the first 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on demand and online for kids...

Dec 05, 2007, 00:00 ET

PBS Kids Sprout(SM) Puts 'Em to Sleep With Non-Stop 'Snooze-A-Thon' on Christmas Eve

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- PBS KIDS Sprout, the first and only 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on demand and online for...

Dec 03, 2007, 00:00 ET

Video: Fifi and the Flowertots(TM) Blossoms in the US Exclusively on PBS Kids Sprout(SM)

NEW YORK and PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- HIT Entertainment, representing licensing and television distribution for Chapman...

Oct 08, 2007, 01:00 ET

PBS KIDS Sprout(SM) Launches Fall Programming with the Debut of Two New Original Blocks and New Season of Hit Program 'The Good Night Show'

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- PBS KIDS Sprout (SproutOnline.com), the first and only 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on...

Sep 19, 2007, 01:00 ET

Video: PBS KIDS Sprout(SM) Launches Television's Only Live Preschool Morning Program: The Sunny Side Up Show

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- PBS KIDS Sprout (SproutOnline.com), the first and only 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on...

Sep 19, 2007, 01:00 ET

MultiVu Video Feed: TELEVISION'S ONLY LIVE PRESCHOOL MORNING SHOW SERVES THINGS SUNNY SIDE UP

segments. But that landscape just got bigger with the addition of television's only live morning show for preschoolers. The Sunny Side Up Show,...

Aug 22, 2007, 01:00 ET

PBS KIDS Sprout(SM) Relaunches Website With Preschooler Generated Content, Parent Blogs, Games and More

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- PBS KIDS Sprout, the first and only 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on demand and online...

May 07, 2007, 01:00 ET
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PBS KIDS Sprout's "Let's Go Show" Host Miles and his puppy friend Banjo are driving to their next discovery adventure in their cardboard car, Carla. (PRNewsFoto/PBS KIDS Sprout)[DU]
 PHILADELPHIA, PA UNITED STATES
 05/07/2007

PBS KIDS Sprout(SM) Adds New Original Afternoon Block, The Let's Go Show, to Preschool Line-Up

PHILADELPHIA, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- PBS KIDS Sprout (SproutOnline.com), the first and only 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on...

Dec 12, 2006, 00:00 ET

Happy Hoobidays! PBS KIDS Sprout(SM) Launches New Series Jim Henson's The Hoobs on December 25 - Video and Photos Available

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- PBS KIDS Sprout, the first and only 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on demand and online...

Aug 23, 2006, 01:00 ET

PBS KIDS Sprout(SM) Celebrates First Birthday With Month-Long Birthday Bash, New Shows and Movie Premieres - Video and Photos Available

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- PBS KIDS Sprout, the first and only 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on demand and online...