They sang songs with positive themes that addressed feelings, missing a parent during deployment, etc. They gave every child a free elmo toy and had free dvd's and reading materials for parents to share with their children to ease the stress and anxiety of deployment. there were also activities before and after shows and the children were able to meet the characters. For the past two years they have traveled throughout the US and Europe at more than 64 military installations.
Here is the overseas 2010 TOUR SCHEDULE
Misawa Air Base – Japan – Jan 14 - 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Yokota Air Base – Japan – Jan 16 - 3 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Atsugi Naval Air Facility – Japan - Jan 19 - 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka – Japan - Jan 21 - 3:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Camp Foster - Okinawa - Jan 26 - 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Camp Kinser - Okinawa - Jan 28 - 6:00 p.m.
Kadena Air Base - Okinawa - Jan 30 - 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.
Camp Courtney - Okinawa - Feb 3 - 6:00 p.m.
Camp Humphreys - Korea - Feb 9 - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Yongsan Army Garrison - Korea - Feb 10 - 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Osan Air Base - Korea - Feb 11 - 3:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Naval Fleet Marianas - Guam - Feb 16 - 4:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Anderson Air Base - Guam - Feb 18 - 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
To learn more visit http://www.sesameworkshop.org/initiatives/emotion/uso