Updates

April 3, 2013

Stories from the Playground ›

Playworks Denver is serving nearly 5,000 students in the Denver, Aurora and Northglenn areas this year.  Read one of the Great Stories from Coach Natalie at Global Village Academy-Northglenn and see the impact Playworks is having on schools and students throughout Colorado. I got to know my first-grade friend, "John," really well when his older…

February 25, 2013

2013 RoShamBo Rockstar Tournament and FUNdraiser ›

Rock crushes scissors. Scissors cut paper. Paper covers rock…. You know the drill. But can you rock it?! Playworks Denver is hosting a RoShamBo Rockstar Tournament and FUNdraiser  Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at Vine Street Pub, 1700 Vine St., Denver, CO 80206. The festivities  begin at 6:30pm. RoShamBo, also known as rock, paper, scissors, is the…

January 28, 2013

Playworks Denver Basketball Extravaganza ›

Last week, Playworks Denver kicked off their basketball season with a basketball extravaganza.  Despite the frigid weather, over 80 4th and 5th grade girls showed up from our 12 schools to participate in skill building games where they learned to pass and shoot, control the ball and defend against opponents.  Young girls ran around the gymnasium…

January 25, 2013

Playworks Denver Run for Recess 2013 ›

Come join us for the second annual Playworks 5k/10k Run For Recess! Date: Sunday, May 5, 2013, Time: 8:30 AM (Kids Run at 8:15), Location: Sloan's Lake Park, Denver, CO, Distance(s): 10k and 5k run with Kids Fun Run  Sorry, you must enable javascript to view this content. You can still register on the RunSignUp website by clicking here.

November 4, 2012

Denver Broncos invite Playworks to Hometown Huddle ›

The Denver Broncos welcomed Playworks to Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 23, 2012.  Playworks staff led a Corporate Recess for Broncos executive staff, cheerleaders and players. The event was a great opportunity for the diverse employees of the Broncos to have fun in a non-business, or competitive, environment. The staff and players…

September 14, 2012

Coaches Travel to Preservice Training in Denver, CO ›

Playworks Houston had an awesome start to the school year with pre-service training for our coaches in Denver, Colorado. During the pre-service week, Houston coaches were able to train with new and returning Playworks coaches from Houston and Denver. It was a great week full of learning, training, team building, and fun Playworks style! After…

August 30, 2012

Playworks Denver Corporate Kickball Tournament 2012 ›

Save the date: Friday, September 28, 2012 11:00am – 3:00pm City Park, fields on the north side of the park off Colorado Blvd.  Support kids in Denver Build your team Compete for bragging rights Proceeds support children by providing safe, healthy and inclusive play and physical activity to Denver schools.  For more information, contact:Ian Jacobs ijacobs@playworks.org 720.432.5219

August 29, 2012

Colorado Recess Day 2012 ›

What: Colorado Recess Day When: Friday, October 5, 2012 Where: Infinity Park, South Fields Who: Everyone is welcome! Time: 11:30am – 1pm Remember when running was effortless because it was all a part of the game? Remember when you could hula hoop without even trying? Remember when all you wanted was 10 more minutes of…

March 7, 2012

2012 Run for Recess in Denver ›

Save the date: Playworks Denver Run for Recess 5K/10K RunSunday, May 6, 2012 Sloan's Lake Park, 1700 N. Sheridan Blvd., Denver, CO 80204 Event Schedule: 8:30am – 10K begins 8:35am – 5K begins