Q-TV Kids Family Fridays

These specials that kids and parents can enjoy together air Fridays at 8 pm on Q-TV Kids.

March 3 - Blue Ridge Parkway: A Long & Winding Road

Take a historical look at the 469-mile Blue Ridge Parkway, the most visited segment of the National Park Service. This documentary explores the impact on people along the route and the conflicts inherent in building the parkway.

March 10 - Black Ballerina

Sixty years ago, while pursuing their dreams of careers in classical dance, three African-American women confronted racism, exclusion and unequal opportunity in segregated mid-century America. In 2015, three young black women also pursue careers as ballerinas, and find that many of the same obstacles their predecessors faced are still evident today.

March 17 - Class of ‘27: America Reframed

Experience three stories featuring teachers and local leaders, in struggling rural American communities, who join forces to beat the odds and guide their children toward the long-term goal of graduating high school in 2027.

March 24 - Curious George Swings Into Spring

It’s springtime and a little monkey has a big case of spring fever! But serious lobby dogs like Hundley have no time for frolicking, especially when there’s a spring cleaning prize to be won. Hundley’s dreams are dashed when a burst pipe forces him to evacuate the building and join George in the country. Seeing such a down dog, George gets the idea to give his friend spring fever, but instead Hundley gets lost. Will George be able to rescue Hundley and lift his spirits?

March 31 - Young Voices for the Planet

Young Voices for the Planet is a series of inspiring short films featuring young people using science and creative solutions to reduce the carbon footprint of their homes, schools, communities and states. The films demonstrate first-hand how youths from around the country and around the world have taken action to help stop global warming.