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Join a Pop-Up PLAY Day – a free public celebration of open-ended, child-directed play to kick off Playful Providence 2013!
Discover a Pop-Up Adventure Playground, an interesting assortment of everyday “loose parts” like sticks and branches, cardboard boxes, fabric and other open-ended materials. Kids will build forts, design structures, invent imaginative playthings and more!
Parks volunteers and others who are interested in children’s free play are invited to attend a training with play worker Morgan Leichter-Saxby of Pop-Up Adventure Play AND volunteer for a shift at the Pop-Up Play Day – rain or shine!
Friday, May 10 | 9 AM – 1 PM
Play training at Providence Children’s Museum
Saturday, May 11 | 12 – 5 PM
Pop-Up Play Day at India Point Park
Shifts are 11 AM – 3 PM or 2 – 6 PM
Click here to register for the training and event.
Priority will be given to parks groups and members of
Partnership for Providence Parks community partners.
The second annual Playful Providence is a 5-month citywide celebration of play commemorating Providence’s status as a Playful City, a recognition that honors cities and towns that make play a priority. Playful Providence is planned by the Partnership for Providence Parks in collaboration with Providence Children’s Museum, the City of Providence (Department of Parks and Recreation, Department of Art, Culture + Tourism, Healthy Communities Office and Office of Sustainability), Pop-Up Adventure Play, Mental Health Association of Rhode Island, Friends of India Point Park and other partners.
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