"But really, I think the most important thing for you to read is this nice story about Antawn Jamison building a playground in Louisiana."
Find a playground in your neighborhood
"Last week, I mentioned Kaboom's efforts to build playgrounds across America (see "Child's Play: Hands-On Hurricane Recovery by Building Playgrounds"). I met Annie Lynsen, a manager at the Washington-based nonprofit, at a convention over the weekend."
The whole world is playing today
"That’s right! Today is the day to get serious about playing. Yeah, I didn’t know either until I met up with Annie from KaBOOM! She let me in on the news that today is the Worldwide Day of Play. Here’s the news about it."
Worldwide day of play
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"Much like with International Crochet Day a couple weeks ago, I didn't know this was going on until I stumbled across it in my usual RSS feed (Liz writes great social media stuff). Anyway, I read it AFTER I had, in fact, come home from playing. LITERALLY."
Stonyfield Farm/Kaboom Playground Grant
"Kaboom and Stonyfield Farm have joined up to offer a grant for $50,000 toward a volunteer-built playspace. Schools collect lids to specially-marked yogurt containers for Stonyfield Farm yogurt between now and December 31, 2008. The group that sends in the most lids wins."