Won’t You Be My Neighbor

Fred Rogers Radical

Won’t You Be My Neighbor

By: Morgan Neville

Film Screening on Thursday, April 7, 2019 at 3 PM

Vermont Street United Methodist Church

818 Vermont Street
Quincy, IL​

The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corp Community Center

405 Vermont Street
Quincy, IL

Lincoln Douglas School

3322 Payson Road
Quincy, IL​

Join us for a free film screening and discussion

He gave us the most precious gift of all: the courage to be kind. For over thirty years, American children grew up watching Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood on PBS. Mister Rogers offered a calm and stable presence, tackling life’s weightiest issues in a simple, direct way. Won’t You Be My Neighbor? reflects on Fred Rogers’ legacy of kindness, and the profound and lasting effect his innovative approach to television had on millions of children. Learn more about the filmmakers.