Highlights Hangout show

Highlights Hangout

Summary: Highlights Hangout is a monthly podcast that brings Highlights Magazine, an American icon, to life in a whole new way. This magazine-style show hosted by Tim Kubart and Juanita Andersen offers a unique audio spin on the stories, characters, puzzles, and jokes that millions of kids dive into each month in the pages of Highlights including “Goofus and Gallant”, “The Hidden Sound Game” (“Hidden Pictures” with sounds!), and listener submitted jokes, tongue twisters, poems and wow-worthy science questions answered by Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz from “Wow in the World”!

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 Hang Ten! (Encore) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:46

On this special encore episode of the Highlights Hangout, Tim and Juanita put the finishing touches on the Hangout and introduce listeners to a new way to play. They reveal the Hidden Sound, a sonic twist on the classic Highlights’ Hidden Picture Game, and invite listeners to listen for, identify, and count up the Hidden Sound throughout the show. They receive some HangMail for Arizona who answers one of life's big questions in the narrative-driven soundscaped story, Ask Arizona. Tim and Juanita head to an imaginary amusement park to take a ride in the wave pool. The real fun comes while waiting in line as they play “I Can't Believe this Imaginary Wave Pool Has a Line This Long Game Show!!” where they learn some pretty amazing things about the sport of surfing. After a quick joke transition, Goofus and Gallant come to visit the hangout with a special song about their adventures at camp. Next up, a kid sends in a burning science question and Tim and Juanita know just the Guy...and Mindy who have the answer. They throw to the MySci with Mindy and Guy segment where the hosts from popular science podcast Wow in the World answer this wow-worthy science question.

 Great Big Little Joys Holiday | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 16:23

Juanita offers to turn Tim's rough day into a joyful one by making up a holiday that celebrates the little joys in life in the "Great Big Little Joys Holiday." This episode also features the Hidden Sound Game, a visit with Gallant Kid Sanya Pirani of Sanya's Hope for Children, and a cookie-making duet by Goofus and Gallant™.

 Racing Tomatoes and Ticklish Squids | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4:14

It's winter in the hangout and Tim and Juanita are blown away by all the Hangmails from real kid callers featuring jokes about racing tomatoes, riddles about ticklish squids, and even an original song about a cat cat! Call 888-5-HANGOUT to record YOUR, jokes, riddles, tongue twisters, poems, songs, or science questions, and you just might hear yourself in our next Hangout! Or, visit HighlightsHangout.com to upload your submissions to us. And grown-ups can find us on Facebook @Highlights Hangout, and on both Twitter and Instagram @HighlightsPod.

 Hang Ten! (Encore) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:36

Tim and Juanita put the finishing touches on the Hangout and introduce listeners to a new way to play.  This episode also features the Hidden Sound Game, a Wow-worthy science question for Mindy and Guy, and a chore-wheel duet by Goofus and Gallant™. (Originally Aired June 4, 2018)

 Extreme Obstacle Course of Gratitude | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 28:17

Tim and Juanita are feeling grateful in the Hangout! As Juanita trains for the Extreme Obstacle Course of Gratitude, Tim programs his robot to join in the fun. This episode also features the Hidden Sound Game, a Wow-worthy science question for Mindy and Guy, and a chore-wheel duet by Goofus and Gallant™. Call 888-5-HANGOUT to record YOUR jokes, riddles, tongue twisters, poems, or science questions, and you just might hear yourself in our next Hangout! Or visit HighlightsHangout.com to upload your submissions. Grown-ups can find us on Facebook @Highlights Hangout, and on both Twitter and Instagram @HighlightsPod.

 Monsters, Ghosts, and Making the World a Better Place | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4:46

October is State of the Kid month at Highlights! Juanita and Tim are thankful for all of the kids who called in with spooky jokes, silly riddles, and answers to our big question: How do you make the world a better place? Kids can call 888-5-HANGOUT to record their jokes, songs, and tongue twisters. Or they can answer our next big question: What do you do to make a difference in the world? They just might hear their brilliant, creative, and heartfelt answers in the next Hangout!

 Heroes and Sanya’s Hope For Children | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 6:21

October is State of the Kid month at Highlights, and Juanita and Tim are looking up to the kids who called in to answer our big question: Which people do you look up to and why? Also, the Hangout shines a bright "highlight" on Sanya Pirani and her nonprofit, Sanya's Hope for Children. Call 888-5-HANGOUT to record YOUR jokes, songs, and tongue twisters! Or you can answer our next big question: What do YOU do to make a difference in the world? You just might hear your brilliant, creative, and heartfelt answer in the next Hangout!

 Superpowers and Home is Where the Art Is | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 6:12

October is State of the Kid month at Highlights, and Juanita and Tim are feeling super about kids' answers to the big question: What kind of superpower would you like to have? Also, the Hangout shines a big "highlight" on teenager Allison Stocks and her nonprofit, Home Is Where The Art Is. Call 888-5-HANGOUT to record YOUR jokes, songs, and tongue twisters! Or you can answer our next big question: What do YOU do to make a difference in the world? You just might hear your brilliant, creative, and heartfelt answer in the next Hangout!

 Supremely Stupendous State of the Kids Survey Celebration | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 15:50

In this very special episode, Tim and Juanita host the Supremely Stupendous State of the Kid Survey Celebration, inviting kids to share what's in their hearts and on their minds and shining a big "highlight" on one real kid making a difference in the world. Call 888-5-HANGOUT to record YOUR jokes, riddles, tongue twisters, poems, or science questions, and you just might hear yourself in our next Hangout! Or visit HighlightsHangout.com to upload your submissions. Grown-ups can find us on Facebook @Highlights Hangout, and on both Twitter and Instagram @HighlightsPod. Visit Highlights.com/StateoftheKid for more of the State of the Kid results!

 Costume Parade Charades | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 25:56

After struggling to decide on a costume for their big party, Juanita asks Tim for help. They end up creating costumes out of things from around the house, resulting in a punny game of Costume Parade Charades. And as we kick off the month-long Supremely Stupendous State of the Kid Survey Celebration, kids share the kinds of superpowers they would like to have. This episode also features the Hidden Sound Game, a Wow-worthy science question for Mindy and Guy, and a bedtime routine duet by Goofus and Gallant™. Call 888-5-HANGOUT to record YOUR jokes, riddles, tongue twisters, poems, or science questions, and you just might hear yourself in our next Hangout! Or visit HighlightsHangout.com to upload your submissions to us. Grown-ups can find us on Facebook @Highlights Hangout and on both Twitter and Instagram @HighlightsPod. Visit Highlights.com/StateoftheKid for more of the State of the Kid results!

 Puffy Pancakes and Broken Sherlocks | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4:50

It's fall in the hangout and another bonus edition is marching this way, with Hangmails from real kid callers featuring jokes about "moosicals" and broken Sherlocks, poems about flowing rivers and imagination, and tongue twisters about puffy pancakes. Call 888-5-HANGOUT to record YOUR, jokes, riddles, tongue twisters, poems, songs, or science questions, and you just might hear yourself in our next Hangout! Or, visit HighlightsHangout.com to upload your submissions to us. And grown-ups can find us on Facebook @Highlights Hangout, and on both Twitter and Instagram @HighlightsPod.

 Smart Fish and Confident Roosters | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4:43

It's time for another bonus edition and the Hangout is full of Hangmails from real kid callers, with jokes about flea parties and brave roosters, poems about colorful rainbows and a shark named Clark, and riddles about smart fish and a blue house. Call 888-5-HANGOUT to record YOUR, jokes, riddles, tongue twisters, poems, songs, or science questions, and you just might hear yourself in our next Hangout! Or, visit HighlightsHangout.com to upload your submissions to us. And grown-ups can find us on Facebook @Highlights Hangout, and on both Twitter and Instagram @HighlightsPod.

 Pineapple Pizza and Boat Floating Goats | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 5:28

The Hangout is bursting with Hangmails from real kid callers, with tongue twisters about pineapple pizza, riddles about patient pigs, and poems about boat floating goats! Call 888-5-HANGOUT to record YOUR jokes, riddles, tongue twisters, poems, or science questions, and you just might hear yourself in our next Hangout! Or, visit HighlightsHangout.com to upload your submissions to us. And grown-ups can find us on Facebook @Highlights Hangout, and on both Twitter and Instagram @HighlightsPod.

 Rainy Day Radio Play | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 28:32

On this stormy day in the Hangout, Tim and Juanita decide to combine Tim's love of detective radio plays and Juanita's fondness for fairy tales into one epic Rainy Day Radio Play. This episode also features the Hidden Sound Game, Ask Arizona™ , a Wow-worthy science question for Mindy and Guy, and a back-to-school duet by Goofus and Gallant™. Call 888-5-HANGOUT to record YOUR jokes, riddles, tongue twisters, poems, or science questions, and you just might hear yourself in our next Hangout! Or, visit HighlightsHangout.com to upload your submissions to us. And grown-ups can find us on Facebook @Highlights Hangout, and on both Twitter and Instagram @HighlightsPod.

 Lazy Lizards and Banana Gymnastics | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4:50

The Hangout is lighting up with Hangmails from real kid callers, with riddles about banana gymnastics and spinosauruses, tongue twisters about lazy lizards and lollipop loving lobsters, and jokes about talking colors and condiment hairdos! Call 888-5-HANGOUT to record YOUR jokes, riddles, tongue twisters, poems, or science questions, and you just might hear yourself in our next Hangout! Or, visit HighlightsHangout.com to upload your submissions to us. And grown-ups can find us on Facebook @Highlights Hangout, and on both Twitter and Instagram @HighlightsPod.

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