Every afternoon, The Sprout Sharing Show sets the stage for hand puppets, viewer-submitted videos and favorite Sprout characters to share talents and celebrate "Look what I can do!" moments. Set within a homemade puppet theater, the Sprout House Band performs songs and introduces videos sent in by viewers. Led by Patty, a loveable and positive pig emcee who encourages everyone to let their talents shine, the Sprout House Band also features Curtis E. Owl, a beatnik owl who plays the stand-up bass and Ricky, a colorful rabbit showman on keyboards. The Sprout Stage Mice help out backstage and both Ricky’s dad and Patty’s mom visit from time to time to help encourage family interaction. The puppet theater is framed with a colorful curtain that opens to reveal different acts from animation and puppetry to videos created and sent in by Sprout viewers. The show includes segments from Sprout’s trusted program library, including: Angelina Ballerina, Thomas & Friends, Bob The Builder, and The Wiggles.
3-3:15 p.m. Franny's Feet
"Franny’s Feet" is rooted in the excitement, learning, and joyful discoveries that exploration can bring. In each episode, Franny discovers a new place, new people, and new situations that broaden her – and the viewer’s – understanding of the world. Creator: Cathy Moss
3:15-3:30 p.m. Angelina Ballerina
"Angelina Ballerina" is a little star with big dreams of becoming a prima ballerina. This feisty little mouse works hard to reach her goal and, along the way, always learns from her mistakes. When little girls share in Angelina's experiences, they're inspired to go after their big dreams too!
Show creators: Katharine Holabird and Helen Craig
3:30-3:45 p.m. Monkey See Monkey Do
"Monkey See Monkey Do" is a colorful, upbeat CG animated series which encourages children to engage with the show's characters through dance and song.
Production Co: Smartoonz and HIT Entertainment
3:45-4 p.m. Thomas & Friends
Created by a father for his son, "Thomas & Friends" invites children to enter a world of imagination through the stories of Thomas the Tank Engine and his Island of Sodor friends. As children enjoy fun and adventures with their engine friends, they experience timeless life lessons of friendship and cooperation. Producer: Britt Allcroft Directed by: David Mitton, Steve Asquith, Greg Tiernan
4-4:30 p.m. The Wiggles
Welcome to the bright and happy world of "The Wiggles." The Wiggles are a unique and dynamic musical group who entertain children, enchanting them with the pure joy of their own music and dance. Instantly recognized in their distinctive skivvies, the friendly foursome have been said to be the major force in moving children`s entertainment away from the traditional and into the contemporary area, in a strong positive fashion. Well crafted songs, interesting lyrics, humor that’s spot on for the audiences age group, characters that are intelligently constructed and a dialogue with their audience that’s easy to follow and never patronizing. All of this and a healthy dose of fun too! Production Co: The Wiggles Touring Pty. Limited
This television series introduces youngsters to the wonderful world of animals. With Zoboo and the Kratt Brothers, children explore a variety of common and exotic animals and their habitats. Creators: Leo Eaton, Chris Kratt and Martin Kratt
4:45-5 p.m. dirtgirlworld
This music-centric series features a distinctive blend of live action and animation with photomontage and illustration that takes the audience to a world where the real and unreal collide. dirtgirlworld shares an environmental message, explores the natural world and invites the audience to "go get grubby" with dirtgirl, a gumboot-wearing girl who grows awesome tomatoes, knows clouds’ names and drives a big orange tractor.
Helping dirtgirl is a wildly original cast of characters – her best friend scrapboy, who lives next door and is a whiz with junk; grubby, with her grub’s eye view; ken the weevil, a super stunt star with an inferiority complex; roger the rooster and the chicks; hayman the monosyllabic scarecrow; and the green thumbs – real kids in real gardens having unreal fun.
Produced by DHX Media’s DECODE
Creators: created by writer/producer Cate McQuillen and composer/writer Hewey Eustace
5-5:15 p.m. Bob the Builder
"Bob the Builder," and his machine team are ready to tackle any project. As they hammer out the solutions that lead to a job well done, Bob and the can-do crew demonstrate the power of positive-thinking, problem-solving, team-work and follow-through. Creator: Keith Chapman
5:15-5:30 p.m. PICME
"PICME" puts children directly into the story alongside animal friends Juno, Gerty, Banjo, Umi, Clarence and Neville. Parents upload their children’s photos via SproutOnline.com to be superimposed onto an animated body to give them a chance at a starring role in the show. Creators: Mark Cumberton, John Rice and Alan Shannon
5:30-5:45 p.m. The Mighty Jungle
"The Mighty Jungle" is a live action puppet series for preschoolers, which captures the hopes, fears, frustrations, joys and silliness of children while exploring how preschoolers play and overcome obstacles both physical and emotional. The Mighty Jungle is a series substantially developed and guided by its preschool target audience.
In each episode, three jungle friends; an overeager meerkat named Babu, a nervous gorilla named Bruce and a commanding rhino named Rhonda have adventures in a lush, beautiful and endlessly exciting world – the Mighty Jungle. The silly situations that the friends find themselves in, and the fantastical characters that they come into contact with, are created, or inspired by real kids who are the same age as the audience for this show.
5:45-6 p.m. Chloe's Closet
Play dress up with Chloe and her friends on Chloe's Closet. Bring your imagination and embark on a new adventure each day.
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