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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184 Pieces

The Children’s Hour is a weekly radio show created for and with kids. Incredibly diverse themes are explored using interviews, storytelling, poetry, music, and discussion with kids on our talented Kids Crew. Learn something new with us.

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113 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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This time on The Children's Hour we explore the most inexpensive energy source in the world: solar power, in a show recorded live at the Solar Fies...

Bought by KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], Allegheny Mountain Radio, KSTK, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WUTC and more


  • Added: Oct 03, 2022
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 7
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This time on The Children's Hour we explore the most inexpensive energy source in the world: solar power, in a show recorded live at the Solar Fies...

  • Added: Sep 28, 2022
  • Length: 58:00
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This time on The Children's Hour, we learn about the largest animal on earth, that still can be found swimming in our oceans today: whales.

Bought by KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KHOL (Jackson Hole Community Radio), Allegheny Mountain Radio, WUTC, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: Sep 26, 2022
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Just in time for Banned Books Week (September 19 to 24, 2022), we learn about the history, practice, and effectiveness of book bans with The Childr...

Bought by KHOL (Jackson Hole Community Radio), KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KCHU, WUTC, KSTK and more


  • Added: Sep 19, 2022
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 9
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The Children's Hour Kids Crew do a deep dive into how birthdays are celebrated in different cultures around the world.

Bought by Allegheny Mountain Radio, KHOL (Jackson Hole Community Radio), RadioFreePalmer, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KSTK and more


  • Added: Sep 12, 2022
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 10
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Just in time for Banned Books Week (September 19 to 24, 2022), we learn about the history, practice, and effectiveness of book bans with The Childr...

  • Added: Sep 06, 2022
  • Length: 58:00
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The Kids Crew on The Children's Hour are joined by two time Grammy nominees, Alphabet Rockers for a lively discussion about the power of music to c...

Bought by KCHU, Allegheny Mountain Radio, RadioFreePalmer, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KHOL (Jackson Hole Community Radio) and more


  • Added: Sep 05, 2022
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 11
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This time on The Children's Hour, we learn about the largest animal on earth, that still can be found swimming in our oceans today: whales.

  • Added: Aug 31, 2022
  • Length: 58:00
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We collectively cook together with Kids Cook, learning kitchen skills like cutting, measuring, and of course tasting along the way

Bought by Allegheny Mountain Radio, RadioFreePalmer, KHOL (Jackson Hole Community Radio), KSTK, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: Aug 29, 2022
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 10
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This time on The Children's Hour, we explore wolves. We learn about their role as an apex predator, and how conservation efforts are saving them fr...

Bought by Allegheny Mountain Radio, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], RadioFreePalmer, KHOL (Jackson Hole Community Radio), KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: Aug 22, 2022
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 11