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When was the last time you played at recess?

Join Playworks Philadelphia and rekindle the joy of play and lunchtime recess on Philly Recess Day!

When: Tuesday, June 4, 2013, 12 – 12:30 pm

What: Recess time for adults to play and engage in physical activity

Where: Your office, plus – Comcast Plaza, The Porch at 30th Street Station, and Thomas Paine Plaza

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