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Hank & Emma Faye

Hank & Emma Faye is a KLRN Digital Series geared towards children 4-8 years old, hosted by Emma Faye Rudkin and her black lab, Hank.

Set in her lively playroom, Emma Faye communicates with kids through lessons of sign language, social emotional development, kindness and friendship.

Thanks to support from Nustar Energy, The Greehey Family Foundation, and The Joan and Herb Kelleher Charitable Foundation.

About the hosts

Emma Faye Rudkin is former Ms. San Antonio and Founder & Executive Director of Aid the Silent. She works alongside her hearing dog, Hank.

It's Cool to be Kind special

See a new half-hour special with Hank & Emma Faye: It's Cool to be Kind.  The show, which premiere's Friday, Aug. 25 at 9:30 a.m., teaches children social emotional intelligence, sign language and how to play and interact with others who have disabilities. 

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