The Children's Hour Inc.

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The Children's Hour is a weekly radio show created for and with kids available in 54m and 58m episodes. We offer the same content through two different PRX delivery methods, the automated PRX delivery service, and the downloadable exchange. 

The Children's Hour is a weekly, educational and entertaining public radio program for kids and families. Using excellent music, expert guests, talented kids and a format that is a proven success in growing and keeping listeners of all ages engaged.

The Children's Hour includes kids in all aspects of the production. We're dedicated to filling educational gaps, by focusing on civics, STEM, culture, and performance, using interviews with scientists, experts in all fields, civil servants, cultural educators, performers and others, and weaving shows together with a wide variety of musical genres.

Kids on our crew and in our community contribute content, design programming, and cohost our shows.

We are happy to make station tags. Just reach out to us at info@childrenshour.org

Learn more about us, get photos from our shows, links on our themes, and more at ChildrensHour.org 

Series

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6 Pieces

The Children's Hour Inc has produced a curricular podcast series to teach the unique history of the high desert Southwestern United States for kids and adults.

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208 Pieces

The Children’s Hour is public radio's premier all-ages weekly radio show created for and with kids. Diverse themes are explored using interviews, storytelling, poetry, music, and discussion with kids on our talented Kids Crew. Always professionally produced - learn something new with us while fostering the next generation of public radio listeners.

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197 Pieces

The Children’s Hour is an hour long weekly radio show created for and with kids, available 54 and 58 minutes. A wide diversity of themes are explored using interviews, storytelling, poetry, music, and discussion with our Kids Crew. Learn something new with us. Content from this series will deliver automatically to station automation systems. Please reach out to katie@childrenshour.org for more information.


Pieces

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It's the end of the summer, and we remember our favorite, and not-so-favorite moments.

Bought by KQRU FM LP, WLRH, WCNY, RadioFreePalmer, and KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio]


  • Added: Aug 10, 2019
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Ruby Throated Hummingbird, Credit: Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Kids explore birdwatching and learn about summer birds.

Bought by KSTK, KQRU FM LP, WLRH, WXPR, WCNY and more


  • Added: Jul 24, 2019
  • Length: 58:02
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Alegria Lacy & Salsa
The Children's Hour broadcasts from the Albuquerque Zoo with a full band and zookeepers

Bought by KQRU FM LP, WLRH, WXPR, WCNY, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Jul 17, 2019
  • Length: 57:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Learn about chamber music, and kids interview PBS Kids producer Maya Selganek about Molly of Denali, PBS Kids first animated series starring Native...

Bought by KQRU FM LP, WLRH, WXPR, WCNY, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Jul 10, 2019
  • Length: 58:01
  • Purchases: 6
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Kids are on screens more than ever before, but how much is too much when it comes to screentime?

Bought by KQRU FM LP, WLRH, WXPR, WCNY, and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Jul 01, 2019
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 5
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The kids take a tour of the Santa Fe Opera house, and they share their summer reading recommendations

Bought by KQRU FM LP, WLRH, WXPR, WCNY, and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Jun 26, 2019
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Father's Day Special to honor all the dads, grandpas, stepdads, and men who make a difference in kids lives

Bought by KQRU FM LP, WLRH, WXPR, WCNY, and WSGE


  • Added: Jun 11, 2019
  • Length: 58:03
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: South Valley Academy 8th Graders & Teacher Jen Chavez Miller, Credit: Katie Stone
Albuquerque 8th graders get a life changing wilderness education, and Kids Crewmember Julia interviews author Kwame Alexander

Bought by KQRU FM LP, WLRH, WXPR, and WCNY


  • Added: May 24, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Steven Toya and family , Credit: Vanessa Vassar
Explore the Pueblo people and their ancestors who have called New Mexico home for thousands of years

Bought by KQRU FM LP, WLRH, WXPR, and WCNY


  • Added: May 06, 2019
  • Length: 59:19
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Running Medicine kids in the studio
We learn the outcome of the Wild Friends of New Mexico's legislative effort, and we talk with kids from Running Medicine

Bought by KQRU FM LP, WLRH, WXPR, and WCNY


  • Added: Apr 08, 2019
  • Length: 56:50
  • Purchases: 4