Nick Jr. (formerly titled as Noggin) is an American digital cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the Nickelodeon Channels Group, a unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom. The channel, which is aimed at preschoolers aged 2 to 6 years old, features a mix of originally-produced programming, and series previously and concurrently aired on the Nick Jr. block – and its previous iterations – on Nickelodeon.
The channel was originally known as Noggin from February 2, 1999. (which regularly airs from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET; 7:00 to 10:00 a.m. ET during the summer months or on designated school break periods and major national holidays), which has traditional commercial breaks and no common continuity between each series.
As of August 2013, Nick Jr. is available to approximately 76,389,000 pay television households (66.89% of households with television) in the United States.
Nick's Noggin era
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