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Clifford The Big Red Dog Coming to Great Bend Earth Day Celebration

BUNKER HILL, KS – Smoky Hills PBS is excited to announce that Clifford The Big Red Dog will be at the Great Bend Brit Spaugh Zoo during the Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April 20th from 11 AM to 2 PM. 

Those in attendance will have a chance to meet Clifford The Big Red Dog in person and take pictures with him. The first 500 kids that come to meet Clifford will receive a FREE gift from Smoky Hills PBS. 

“This will be our second year attending the Earth Day Celebration,” said Haley Gagnon, event coordinator for Smoky Hills PBS.  “We are thrilled to be back in Great Bend again and Clifford is wagging his tail with excitement to meet you, so don’t miss this FREE, fun event on April 20th!”

The Great Bend Earth Day Celebration is presented by Rosewood ECycle, Great Bend Dairy Queen and the Great Bend Brit Spaugh Zoo.  Booths will be set-up throughout the zoo with activities.  Be sure to join in the fun to celebrate our amazing planet and learn how you can help!

Family Fun Day is an educational and entertaining event that Smoky Hills PBS puts on approximately 4 times a year across Central and Western Kansas.  Smoky Hills PBS brings a special PBS character to visit and FREE books and educational gifts are distributed to those children in attendance.


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Smoky Hills PBS serves 71 counties in Central and Western Kansas.  Smoky Hills PBS is available over the air, on many cable systems, DirecTV, DirecTV Stream, Dish Network, and HULU + LIVE TV.  You can also access Smoky Hills PBS via the FREE mobile app for Android and iPhone devices and is also available to stream by clicking here:  More information on Smoky Hills PBS and its programs and projects are available at or by calling 1-800-337-4788.


Media Contact:
Amanda Smith, Marketing Director
DATE:  April 4, 2024