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2011-06-10 00:00:31

NRPA is Encouraging Citizens to Celebrate by Signing the ‘Five in July’ Park Pledge Ashburn, VA (PRWEB) June 09, 2011 The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) is pleased to announce that July is national Park and Recreation Month.

2011-05-30 00:00:30

Families and Play Groups, Looking for Something to Do on a Rainy Day? Play for Free At Philadelphia’s Swingset Superstore! Norristown, PA (PRWEB) May 28, 2011 Superior Play Systems has announced "Open Play" to the public every Wednesday and Friday from 10am to 1pm at our huge indoor play area in Norristown, Pa . We cordially invite all families and play groups to come bounce, climb, swing, slide and slam dunk on our trampolines, basketball goals and swing sets completely free of...

2011-05-28 00:00:50

Michelle Filice named vice president. San Jose, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) May 27, 2011 Filice Enterprises, a Bay Area playground safety surface installation company, is welcoming new Vice President Michelle Filice.

2011-04-27 11:00:00

CENTENNIAL, Colo., April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A school that was told it had to upgrade its playground equipment to make it acceptable to state officials got the resources it needs to do exactly that today when it was presented with the Grand Prize of the Healthy Playground Makeover Sweepstakes. Saint Thomas More Catholic School of Centennial, Colorado won the Healthy Playground Makeover Sweepstakes, sponsored by the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF) and Discovery Education.

2011-04-22 00:00:27

NRPA Presents Quick Tips in Observance of National Playground Safety Week Ashburn, Va.

2011-04-21 07:00:00

PLANO, Texas, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE: DPS) and national nonprofit KaBOOM! announced the availability of nearly 2,000 grants to communities across the U.S.

2011-04-19 08:56:00

PITTSBURGH, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The start of spring marks the return of millions of children to playgrounds across the United States. This time of year also underscores the need to ensure that children stay safe on the playground.

2011-04-18 13:57:00

Overweight and obese parents more likely than other parents to view school-time activity as inadequate ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Childhood obesity affects 1 of every 6 kids in the United States, in part due to a lack of physical activity.

2011-04-13 10:03:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Target Technologies International Inc. (TTII) is pleased to re-introduce its line of specialty wholesale rubber mulch products.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.