First Annual Teach Learn Play 5K a Big Success!

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Playworks Baltimore hosted its first annual Teach Learn Play 5K at Druid Hill Park on October 30. It was a beautiful fall day for participants to run or walk to rescue recess for more than 10,000 Baltimore students.

Thank you to all of the volunteers, participants and sponsors that helped make Baltimore's first 5K event a success and for helping spread the movement for play.

View and comment on the 5K photos on our facebook photo gallery

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