Mister Rogers talks about tying shoe laces and discusses the function of ladders. Mr. McFeely knocks at the door, and gives him a speedy delivery telegram from Mrs. Russellite.
In the Neighborhood of Make Believe (NOM) Handyman Negri and Daniel discuss the changes in the Neighborhood, for which Lady Elaine seems to be responsible. King Friday is apparently very angry about the new looks to the neighborhood. Negri reassures Henrietta Pussycat that though the surrounds have changed a great deal, the people are still the same. King Friday is abrupt with Handyman Negri when Negri shows up to talk with him "without an appointment." Lady Elaine's changes to the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, forcing a fearful King Friday to impose new rules and restrictions.
Back at the house, Mister Rogers takes Mrs. Russelllite up on her invitation to see her collection of lampshades at her home. Mrs. Russellite wears the shades like hats, which Rogers dutifully admires. They talk about growing up, collections, and Mrs. Russellite's peculiar use for lamp shades.
Songs: Won't You Be My Neighbor?, I Like You As You Are, Tomorrow.