Thursday, May 7
NYC needs more parks and places for kids to play. On May 7th, the beginnings of the South Street Imagination Playgroud begins.
Architect David Rockwell, of Rockwell Group, www.imaginationplayground.org), along with city dignitaries will join 2nd graders from Public School 234 for the groundbreaking of the flagship Imagination Playground. This is a new playground concept. It promises diverse materials that encourage unstructured, child-directed free play. The children will join the dignitaries in digging their shovels into the earth and welcoming a new day of play to Burling Slip.