Terrific Teeth Day 2021 - Online

02/06/2021 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Terrific Teeth Day

Kick off Children’s Dental Health Month
with the Poe Center and Raleigh Wake County Dental Society.

Brush up on your cavity-fighting power and learn about your amazing teeth.

Kids brushing Mr. Big Mouth display at the Poe Center.

Smile Kits

RSVP by February 3 to pick up a complimentary event kit from the Poe Center. Limited supplies available.

  • toothbrush, toothpaste, floss
  • activity sheets
  • snack ingredients
  • craft supplies
  • & more


Saturday, February 6, 2021 
10:00 a.m. – Noon

WHO: Pre-K—3rd grade children and their families

WHAT: Free online event to promote children’s dental health

WHEN: Saturday, February 6, 2021 | 10:00 a.m.—Noon

WHERE: Online via Zoom. Click Here.

RSVP: Register here to receive more event details.

SHARE: Tell others about the event. Share our flyer (English/Spanish)

Dr. Orander's Magic Show

Virtual Dentist Office

Click the icons and stars in the virtual dentist office for the event schedule, event supply list, and fun videos to learn all about your amazing teeth.

Event Schedule: Click Here to Join the Fun

(Zoom link goes live on Saturday, February 6 at 10 a.m.)

Time (approximate) Activity Description
10:00 a.m. Welcome & Proclamation



Dr. Orander’s Dental-Magic Show

Hear Ye! Hear Ye!
Raleigh Mayor Mary-Ann Baldwin officially proclaims February 6, 2021 Terrific Teeth Day! 

Learning to take care of your teeth has never been so magical.

10:30 a.m. Decorate a Tooth Fairy Pillow Use the supplies from your SMILE kit and follow along as Wake Tech Dental Assistant students help you decorate a tooth fairy pillow.
10:45 a.m. Dr. Seuss’s Tooth Book Read-Along Who has teeth, where do you find them, and what do you do with them? Read along with Delta Dental of North Carolina to find out.
11:00 a.m. Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures Colgate is joining us for some fun surprise activities.
11:20 a.m. Smile Spectacular: Meet a Dentist Take a virtual tour of a real dentist office and watch a live demonstration of proper brushing and flossing on Mr. BIG mouth!
11:30 a.m. Rethink Your Drink
Fizzy Water Snacktivity
Learn all about good nutrition for your teeth and make a fun fizzy drink that will make your smile sparkle.

Raleigh Wake County Dental Society
East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine
Delta Dental of North Carolina
Wake Tech Dental Assistant School
Colgate Bright Smiles Bright Futures
American Dental Association
Henry Schein

Free Dental Care for Kids
Saturday, February 20, 2021 | 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

After Terrific Teeth Day, put learning into action with a visit to the dentist. The American Dental Association is offering free treatments for children ages 4-16: x-rays, exams, cleanings, sealants, fillings, and more. Appointments required. Call (919) 390-6497.