Playing for a day at the White House

Posted on April 11, 2012
KaBOOM! News, imagination playground, lets move, michelle obama, white house

We at KaBOOM! play every day, but usually not at the White House.

On Monday, April 9, we participated in the 2012 White House Easter Egg Roll. We teamed up with the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition at the 'Eggtivity Zone,' which got kids moving on the South Lawn of the White House:

 

First Daughter Sasha Obama enjoyed making her way through the obstacle course we made with an Imagination Playground:

 

Kids were naturally curious about the Imagination Playground, made of loose parts and designed to spark creativity:

 

Children came out in their Sunday best for the occasion. But that didn’t stop them from playing hard and having fun!

 

First Lady Michelle Obama stopped by the Eggtivity Zone to cheer on the kids!

 

The First Family came out to play, with the Easter Bunny in tow. Approximately 35,000 people attended the annual event throughout the day: