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Playworld

Playworld

Address:
1000 Buffalo Road
Lewisburg, PA 17837-9795
USA
Phone: 570-522-9800
Toll-free: 800-233-8404
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  • Every child who comes to the playground should be able to play on developmentally and age appropriate equipment. This presentation provides an overview of inclusive playground design, the importance of the planning process, and how the design process needs to focus on the child before any playground equipment is selected.


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  • You can’t build a playground without money. Organizations that understand the fundraising landscape – and have a strategy for meeting their objectives – are typically more successful. In this session, we will explore how to identify and communicate effectively with potential donors and review the strategies you can employ to execute a winning fundraising campaign. As part of this session, we’ll also discuss the realities of fundraising in a post-Covid world, including the future of online fundraising and in-person events.


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  • Loose fill vs. synthetic. Accessibility, safety, cost and maintenance. Every playground requires safety surfacing, yet what to purchase is one of the hardest decisions to make. In this course will be explore all of the different options and discuss benefits of each type. The goal of this course is to give you all of the information so that you can educate your customers. Together you will be able to make the best decision for a particular playground’s size, budget, intended use, and maintenance plan.


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  • Never before have human beings been so sedentary, nor spent so much time indoors. One obstacle to being outdoors is sun exposure - healthy in small doses but dangerous in large ones. This course offers shade creation techniques for designers, landscape architects, urban planners and park and recreation professionals. We will explore the problem of overheated playgrounds and discuss natural and manufactured solutions.


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