Playworks Durham partners with Bull City Open Streets!

  1. Updates

Put on your sneakers and get ready to play with us! On October 9, from 1 – 4pm, Bull City Open Streets has organized with the city to close the roads along Central Park and the Durham Athletic Park to allow for active, safe and healthy play. Playworks Durham is excited to be offering a wide range of games and fun activities to the Durham community. We invite all to join us in a few rounds of four square, relay races and perhaps a Bull City hula hoop challenge!

More Updates


March 25, 2021

Top 6 Games to Play Physically Distant with No Equipment ›

As more and more schools transition back to in-person learning, we know educators are looking for games that are physically-distant and don’t require equipment. The need for play is more important than ever due to the isolation that our kids have endured during COVID-19. Play encourages creativity, flexibility, teamwork, and other critical social skills. We’ve…

March 12, 2021

Playworks: One Year Later ›

One year ago… All of our partner schools closed their buildings and our work serving kids in schools risked coming to a halt. We knew our mission had to continue. We remained committed to providing opportunities for joy and connection through play for kids in a COVID safe way, regardless if their school was virtual,…

December 15, 2020

Top 6 Games to Play Virtually ›

Many educators have risen to the challenge of transitioning their lessons to accommodate virtual education, and Playworks has been helping educators ensure play remains in every child’s day, even online. Kids prioritize play, and with our support educators are leveraging play when teaching virtually in order to keep kids engaged, active, and to build community.…