Pizza for Playworks

  1. Updates

Join Playworks Durham to raise some dough! Come out on Thursday October 4, 2012 between 4 and 10pm at Tomato Jake's in Southpoint. Show this flyer at time of purchase and 20% of your order will go to benefit Playworks Durham!

Tomato Jake's is in Southpoint near Target (8202 Renaissance Parkway, Durham, NC).

Playworks Durham staff will be on hand playing games and handing out a few giveaways. This is a family friendly event and we hope to see you all there!

Please call Development Associate Lorelle Schaub with any questions (919.480.8412).

 

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January 10, 2023

Understanding the Complex Simplicities of Play ›

Play is a behavior that is natural and has existed for thousands of years and across species. It combines a set of made-up rules or norms and a willingness to explore. Researchers, scientists, and doctors have studied the effects of play on kids–and adults–and understand that this natural behavior has tremendous benefits. As the American…

three people with Playworks shirts
three people with Playworks shirts

July 28, 2022

A year of social and emotional learning ›

“You can’t do SEL, trauma, or equity work without each other,” Jennette Claassen, Head of Evaluation, Playworks. As Playworks continued to progress on our equity journey, we explored a critical question: what are the intersections between play, social and emotional learning, physical activity, and trauma? A working group focused on this question decided, among other…

August 24, 2021

Playworks Founder Jill Vialet Publishes ‘Why Play Works’ ›

Play brings out the best in every kid. Over the course of 25 years since Jill Vialet founded Playworks, she and her colleagues, as well as researchers and play experts, have demonstrated precisely how and why play works to help kids learn and grow in the most positive and healthy ways. Jill gathered stories from people…