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The Art of Play and Sustainability

We were thrilled when Kara Rossi, teacher at PlayArts, contacted us to set up a visit to The Resource Exchange with their summer campers. PlayArts is a beautiful child-centered arts and play space for infants through young children located on Front Street in Fishtown. Their facility offers educational enrichment, group classes and private music lessons for children and their parents. Sustainability is a key part of the PlayArts philosophy. “We believe that we’re in this together.  Respect–for the environment, our community, and one another. We took great care in creating a sustainably-minded space; please help us care for it and … Continue reading

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KCFC + Fishtown Playschool + the re = Mini-Golf Madness!

On March 7th we participated in “Mini-Golf Madness” — a fun-filled collaboration by local associations and businesses that brought community members together to support Fishtown Playschool and the Kensington Community Food Co-op. Fishtown Playschool is a parent organized, parent led structured playgroup for children ages 2.5 to PreK. Mini-golf Madness served as a voter drive to help win an Imagination Playground. Have kids? Find out more about FPS here!  KCFC is a member-owned cooperative grocery store in the Kensington area of Philadelphia with a mission “to provide healthy, quality food, products and services to members and the community.”  The event helped get out the word about the Co-op, build membership, and … Continue reading

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