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Kaboom! Playground at Jesse J. Warr Recreation Building
Funded by Hour Generation and the Markelle Fultz Foundation, in partnership with the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George's County, and KABOOM!, a new kid-designed, community-built playspace is being created at the Jesse J. Warr Recreation Building for kids ages 2-12 in Prince George’s County to have a place to jump, slide, and PLAY.
The existing playspace at the Jesse J. Warr Recreation Building is 20 years old and in poor condition. The new playspace will include play equipment for ages 2-5 and 5-12 and a new multi-sport court, as well as additional site enhancements.
The playspace that’s built here will be 100% community designed. To do that, we need community input. Tell us what you think of these playspace designs!
Family Design Session: Friday, July 29, 2022 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Calling all playground designers! This meeting is a time to hear from the play experts (the kids) on exactly what they want to see on their playground.
Build Dates: Wednesday, October 26 - Saturday, October 29, 8 am - 4 pm
Join us to build a brand-new playspace for Tucker Road Community Center! Registration link to come.
Meet Our Project Partners
Hour Generation Foundation
The Hour Generation Foundation (HGF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to empowering youth in underserved communities to explore their talents by providing them information, resources, and extracurricular programs and services to maximize their potential and realize their special gifts to attain success in life. HGF was founded by Jerami Grant, NBA player & USA Men’s Basketball Olympic Gold Medalist. Our vision: Initiate equitable growth opportunities so youth can thrive.
Markelle Fultz Foundation
#F2G - Faithful to The Grind
Markelle N'Gai Fultz started F2G to inspire young people to set goals and chase their dreams, regardless of the obstacles in front of them.
He is a No.1 NBA draft pick and plays for the Orlando Magic.
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