Wednesday, July 16, 2014

DEADLINE APPROACHING. Peaceful Playgrounds Training for Trainers Workshop
Only a few days left to sign up for the Peaceful Playgrounds Training for Trainers Workshop at University of North Carolina Asheville on July 31.

Link to workshop registration

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

KaBoom Commuity Playground Grants

KaBoom is offering selected community groups an $8,500 grant to go towards the purchase of playground equipment.   Some of the requirements of the grant are that a community leader recruit 75-100 volunteers to assist with the playground build. More information is available at:

Monday, July 14, 2014

US Map Stencil Design by Eagle Scout, Phillip LaFrance

Eagle Scout, Phillip Le France "with a little help from his friends" painted the U.S. Playground Map for his local elementary  school.  Phillip is a member of Troop 1040 of Highland, Il.  He is in the Cahokia Mounds District and a member of the Lewis and Clark Council.

Great painting job Phillip!

To order the U.S. Map Stencil go to:

We also have the World Map Stencil: