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Plan a KaBoom Play Day and enter to win a grant to improve a playground near you

What would be more fun than playing with 30 of your closest friends?

Why, doing it for FREE of course!  You can plan a Play Day with KaBOOM! and receive a Play Day kit that includes SPUD, a 3-legged relay race, a giant game of tag, a painted rock garden, even a park spruce-up - how you do it is up to you, the only rule is to have fun!  

KaBOOM! is a national non-profit organization with a vision "to create a great place to play within walking distance of every child in America." 

From September 19th through 27th, plan a Play Day with KaBOOM! and help spruce up a local playground all while having fun.  Sign up here for step-by-step tools to help you plan a Play Day near you.  Do you think your community is the best?!  Tell KaBOOM why your community would like to have a visit from the Kool-Aid man by July 31 and you could win a visit from him and stars Rev Run and Justine Simmons!

In addition, complete the step-by-step Play Day planner and then celebrate your Play Day on-line with stories, pictures, videos and you could win a grant to improve a playground or playspace in your community!   

According to their website, KaBOOM is the national non-profit that empowers communities to build playgrounds.  "We passionately believe that play has purpose, and that unstructured play in particular helps make children happier, fitter, smarter, more socially adept and creative."

Bloomington, Fishers, and Indianapolis have all been recognized as a Playful City USA! in 2009.  This is a program that honors cities and towns around the nation committed to taking action for play.  So sign up now for a Play Day packet and continue making our community playful!

For more info: visit KaBOOM!'s website here.

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