Fred Rogers wrote this article for Pittsburgh Magazine. He wrote these statements to accompany theme weeks of the Neighborhood. This piece went along with the week on “Play.” Play can help children deal with difficult times in their lives. This article addresses two such situations– when children have to wait, and when they are getting ready to start school.
These pieces of advice encourage parents to comfort their children by giving them tools, such as homemade toys and games, to play through their worries.
Mister Rogers Visits with Wynton Marsalis
Wynton Marsalis talks about his lifelong journey with the trumpet and plays with the Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood musicians.
Promotion Packet August 1987
Promotional materials for families who have children who are starting school.
This draft of an article for Pittsburgh Magazine is about how love can be expressed through writing.