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Area Families Invited to Free Event "Math, Music & Me!"

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March 28, 1-4pm at Cedarhurst in Mt. Vernon Featuring PBS KIDS Host Mr. Steve, Peg + Cat & Other PBS KIDS Characters
 WSIU Public Broadcasting, the public media arm of Southern Illinois University, and Cedarhurst Center for the Arts, with support from sponsors SIU Credit Union and Modern Woodmen of America, invite area families to a celebration of learning and discovery at Math, Music & Me! at Cedarhurst.
This fun-filled, family event is free and open to the public, and will be held on Saturday, March 28 from 1-4pm at Cedarhurst Center for the Arts, 2600 Richview Road in Mt. Vernon, Illinois.
Kids and families will enjoy performances by and photo opportunities with PBS KIDS host Mr. Steve, meet and pose for photos with Peg + Catand other PBS KIDS characters, color together on a giant mural, play math games, create art projects, and more.
All families will receive a free book after completing an event survey and will receive WSIU giveaways. Guests are invited to bring their own cameras and mobile devices to take photos and play PBS KIDS games online.
Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
For more information, contact Sara Blackstad at (618) 453-5595,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or Beth Spezia at (618) 453-5595, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . You may also contact Jennifer Sarver at Cedarhurst at (618) 242-1236,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
About WSIU Public Broadcasting
WSIU Public Broadcasting is licensed to the Board of Trustees of Southern Illinois University and is an integral part of the College of Mass Communication & Media Arts on the Carbondale campus. The WSIU stations reach more than three million people across five states and beyond through three digital public television channels, three public radio stations, a radio information service, a website, and an education and community outreach department.
WSIU's mission is to improve the quality of life of the people they serve. The WSIU stations partner with other community organizations to promote positive change and to support the academic and public service missions of Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Learn more and get the latest station news online at wsiu.org and on WSIU's Facebook and Twitter pages.
WSIU's programs and services are partially funded by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.