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CPTV Kids is committed to making a positive impact on the lives of children, building knowledge, critical thinking, imagination and curiosity through curriculum-based entertainment.

CPTV has built a reputation as a leader in children’s programming, including playing an historic role in bringing Barney & Friends™, Bob the Builder™ and Thomas & Friends™, Angelina Ballerina and The Saddle Club to public television. CPTV Kids continues that tradition by providing a unique safe haven for kids with non-commercial, educational television entertainment. The station offers 11.5 hours of positive, nurturing children’s programs each weekday, reaching 50,000 to 70,000 households daily. These television programs engage children and fulfill their natural curiosity, imagination and love of learning. CPTV Kids is committed to making a positive impact on the lives of children, building knowledge, critical thinking, imagination and curiosity through curriculum-based entertainment.

In addition to our educational programming through CPTV Kids, CPBN Education offers direct-service outreach programs that bridge local, state, and national public media activities with targeted events and public engagement that supports and expands on the subjects, issues, and ideas they address.

CPTV Kids programming airs weekdays from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturday and Sunday from 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.