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cooling off at the Mt. Airy Playground

  See, it’s not just a playground… it’s a SPRAYground.  Spraygrounds = playgrounds + water play… perfect for those blistering hot days.  There are six official spraygrounds in Philly…   Waterview Recreation Center at Rittenhouse and McMahon Streets   Smith playground at 2100 S. 24th Street   Ferko Playground at ”J” & Cayuga   48th & Woodland Athletic Recreation Center at 26th […]

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Smith is Open!

If you’re getting tired of your neighborhood playground, you can breathe a sigh of relief. Smith’s playground is opening for the season today! I know this is late notice to catch their “Play-a-Palooza” grand opening (10am-1pm today), but don’t fret. Here are their seasonal hours: Playground(for children 10 and under) 10am – 4pm Tuesday-Friday 10am […]

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Go Downtown: A Day of Franklin

Day of Franklin A fun afternoon or early evening with the kids can be had by doing a mini-tour of places in the city bearing the name of Ben Franklin. This past Saturday evening, ready for a shake-up from the neighborhood playgrounds, we headed in town to meet friends at Franklin Square Park, the wonderful […]

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