Highlights of the 2002-2003 season.
Tipi Tales follows the adventures of
four Cree children in the Canadian Prairies, nestled against the
Rocky Mountains. In each episode, the children must learn to solve a
moral dilemma or community conflict, using the sacred teachings of
their ancestors. Through these charming stories, Tipi Tales
reflects the Cree culture and the sacred teachings of the First
Max & Ruby
Based on the books of internationally acclaimed
children’s author and illustrator Rosemary Wells, Max &
Ruby is a preschool program that celebrates being little.
The series follows the adventures of two bunny siblings, the
irrepressible and feisty Max and his sometimes bossy older sister
Ruby. Max and Ruby can’t seem to find common ground and their plans
almost always collide with hilarious results. Despite their
differences, they are neither greedy nor selfish, and it is this
quality of generosity in their relationship that makes them, and the
series so distinctive. Max & Ruby encourages
children to pursue their goals with enthusiasm and promotes the
enjoyment of working and playing together.
Mole Sisters, The
The Mole Sisters, based on the book
series by Canadian Roslyn Schwartz, follows two mole sisters on
their gentle adventures as they explore their environment.
Independent, curious and full of energy, the sisters bring optimism
and delight to their daily routine, whether rolling down hills,
swinging on willow trees or splashing in the mud. This charming
animated series sparks the imagination and teaches preschoolers to
respect and treasure the natural world around them.
Berenstain Bears, The
In a big treehouse, down a sunny dirt road, deep in
Bear Country lives everyone’s favourite furry family – The Berenstain Bears! Every day brings a new adventure, whether
exploring the woods, helping friends and neighbours, or admiring the
night sky. Based on the internationally celebrated children’s book
series by Stan and Jan Berenstain, The Berenstain
Bears animated series brings to life the enduring tales that
have touched the hearts of both young and old over the past 40