Updates

January 7, 2011

Foundation Support ›

We are so grateful to the following foundations for supporting Playworks Newark for the 2010-11 School Year.  In the last few months, we’ve been awarded the following grants to help…

January 7, 2011

Playworks Newark partners with Lincoln School ›

Playworks Newark is very thrilled to announce a new partnernship with another Newark district school.  Playworks program is now in Lincolhn School. Our commitment to the Newark community is important…

January 7, 2011

Playworks Newark expanding to Brooklyn ›

The Playworks Newark team is very excited about the launch of our Brooklyn, N.Y. program!  In January 2010, our newest Program Coordinator, Annie Dazle, a native Brooklynite, bacame the Playworks…

January 7, 2011

Playworks Newark and Brick City SERVES Partner Together ›

Playworks Newark took part in the launch of Brick City SERVES (Newark's Comprehensive Service Plan).  Mayors Booker and Bloomberg were welcomed to Broadway Elementary School while several Playworks Broadway junior…

September 21, 2010

Playworks Newark 5K Run/Walk for Recess ›

**The registration is now closed, please register at the Park** The 1st Annual 5k Run/Walk for Recess will be held on Saturday, October 9th from 9am-11am at Branch Brook Park…

September 21, 2010

Play On 2010 is in Newark’s Backyard!! ›

Play On 2010 was held at Columbia University in New York City on October 12 and 13, 2010 for two action-packed days. Participants took advantage of this high-energy opportunity to learn…

September 21, 2010

Playworks at the Ultimate Block Party in Central Park ›

On October 3, 2010, the Bandshell area of New York’s Central Park (72nd St. & 5th Ave.)  became the main stage in an international event for families, educators and public…

January 8, 2010

Reporting Live… from Fourth Grade! ›

Solomon, a fourth-grader and Playworks Junior Coach, was looking for the scoop on recess for his school newspaper at University Heights Charter School in Newark. He sat down with the…