Educational Programs

The Lil’ Iguana’s Children’s Safety Foundation travels throughout New England and along the East Coast performing two forms of its award-winning safety programs: Lil’ Iguana Live! and Lil’ Iguana’s in-classroom program.

Lil’ Iguana has performed or appeared in over 2,000 shows and in front of over 3 million people.  These programs have been performed at community events, childcare facilities, schools, and libraries throughout Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Jersey and Florida.

Lil’ Iguana Live!

Recommended for:

  • Pre-K through 2nd Grade
  • Community Events
  • Safety and Educational Events
  • Health and Fitness Fairs

Lil’ Iguana Live! is a 45-minute music driven, live, interactive stage show featuring the costume character Lil’ Iguana. It reinforces crucial safety messages through themed songs, skits, and demonstrations. Children are engaged throughout the show and are encouraged to participate by answering questions directed towards the audience. Some audience members are selected to participate on stage and become mentors for their peers.

Some safety topics covered in Lil’ Iguana Live! include:

  • Buckle-Up Your Seatbelt
  • Street Smarts
  • Wearing the Gear
  • Get Permission
  • Take a Buddy with You
  • Who is a Stranger
  • Run, Run, Run, Yell, and Tell

Lil’ Iguana In-Classroom Programs

Recommended for:

  • Child Care Facilities
  • Pre-schools
  • Headstarts
  • Home-Schooled Groups

Lil’ Iguana’s in-classroom programs feature the costume character Lil’ Iguana, an instructor, and video aids. This program encourages children to participate in questions and answer sessions, singing and dancing, and interactive role playing. The children are encouraged to ask questions and participate in the program. This interaction allows the program to deliver the safety educational content in a personal, and non-threatening manner. The smaller setting allows for children to be more comfortable asking the tough safety questions and getting the important answers they need.

This program covers the topics of

  • Getting Permission
  • Who’s a Stranger
  • Take a Buddy with You
  • Run, Run, Run, Yell and Tell


To request a program in your area, please contact the Lil’ Iguana’s Children’s Safety Foundation directly at (603) 881-9805.


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