For Valentines Day, PorchLight Ent.s Jay Jay The Jet Plane is sending out a special invitation for children to create their own homemade valentines and submit them for viewing on www.jayjay.com. Once created, the valentines can be sent to Jay Jay, Lina, Tracy or any of the special Tarrytown friends. The valentines can be created in any fashion, using glitter, crayons or paper and glue.
All cards should include the childs first name, age and mailed to:Jay Jay the Jet Plane11777 Mississippi AvenueLos Angeles, California 90025
Submissions must be in by Feb. 12, 2006, and selected cards will continue to be displayed on the fan club website through the month of February. For more details, parents can go to www.jayjay.com.
According to David Bynder, director of marketing, Jay Jay gets so many letters throughout the year and Valentines Day is certainly the prefect occasion to open up the fan club website and let children express their love for Jay Jay, his friends and the show.
Currently seen on more than 200 PBS member stations nationwide, JAY JAY THE JET PLANE can also be seen daily on the recently launched PBS KIDS Sprout network, a new destination devoted to preschool children and their parents and caregivers. PBS KIDS Sprout is a 24-hour preschool TV channel available on digital cable and satellite television and complementary video on demand service. PBS KIDS Sprout has more than 18 million committed subscribers.
PorchLight Ent. (www.porchlight.com) is a multi-faceted company focused on the production and distribution of family entertainment. Since its formation in 1995 by veteran entertainment execs Bruce D. Johnson and William T. Baumann, PorchLight has produced the Emmy award-winning animated series, TUTENSTEIN, for Discovery Kids and Jetix (formerly Fox Kids Europe), JAY JAY THE JET PLANE for PBS KIDS, the animated childrens series ADVENTURES FROM THE BOOK OF VIRTUES (PBS KIDS) and the animated long form movies THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS: A MOUSE TALE, THE HAUNTED PUMPKIN OF SLEEPY HOLLOW and CHRISTMAS DINOSAUR. PorchLight is producing FOUR EYES for France 3 and the Disney Channel U.K. and a series of direct-to-videos for Leapfrog, the leading electronic toy company, among other productions.