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  • Industry News

    Posted: Jan 01

    Teaming Up for Urban Playgrounds In March, the Trust for Public Land (TPL) received a $600,000 grant from MetLife Foundation, which will support the creation of six new parks and playgrounds across the country. The grant expands the MetLife Foundation Parks & Playgrounds Fund to $2.6 million.

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  • Landscape Structures Acquires Aquatic Recreation Company

    Posted: Oct 04

    Landscape Structures Inc. announced today that it has acquired Eden Prairie, Minn.-based Aquatic Recreation Company, LLC (ARC) and Commercial Aquatic Engineering (CAE) to bring water and splash play to clients for a one-stop solution.

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  • Partnering with Surface America on Surfacing Solutions

    Posted: Sep 10

    Landscape Structures and Surface America, the nation’s leading playground safety surfacing company, will partner to provide industry-best operations and installation excellence to both Landscape Structures and Surface America clients.

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  • Fitness-Focused Playgrounds Making Headlines

    Posted: Aug 12

    Washington Post article focused on how D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation is fighting childhood obesity, one playground at a time.

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  • Introducing The Canyon Collection®

    Posted: Mar 11

    With The Canyon Collection®, climbing rocks are no longer isolated events set apart from the rest of the playground. The rock-climbing experience for 5- to 12-year-olds is now integrated into the play structure delivering continuous play that’s both physical and imaginative.

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  • Recreation & Parks News

    Posted: Mar 05

    We're excited to sponsor the appearance of Fran Mainella, co-chair of the U.S. Play Coalition steering committee, visiting scholar at Clemson University and Former National Park Service Director, at the 30th Annual Massachusetts Recreation and Parks Association (MRPA) Conference March 10-12, in Amherst.

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  • Recreation & Parks Conference

    Posted: Feb 20

    Mark Fenton, national public health, planning, and transportation consultant, an adjunct associate professor at Tufts University's Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, and former host of the "America's Walking" series on PBS television, will appear at the 2015 Missouri Park & Recreation Association (MPRA) Conference & Expo Feb. 24-27, as the keynote speaker.

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  • Introducing Smart Play: Cube 2-5

    Posted: Feb 10

    Years of observing toddlers and preschoolers led the Landscape Structures designers to create Smart Play®: Cube 2-5, a mid-century modern design for the playground. With 14 interactive play activities, toddlers and preschoolers will build their senses, motor and cognitive skills, and learn about cooperation and imaginative play.

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Upcoming Events

  • Jun
    27-30

    Kiwanis International Convention 2019

    Bay Lake, Fla.
  • Jul
    01-31

    July is Park and Recreation Month

    Worldwide
    Celebrating the importance of park and recreation throughout the world.
  • Jul
    10-12

    National Association of Elementary School Principals

    Boston, Mass.
    Join us at the 2019 Annual NAESP Conference.
  • Aug
    20-23

    New Mexico Recreation and Parks Association Annual Conference

    Hobbs, N.M.
  • Aug
    20-22

    Arizona Parks and Recreation Association

    Scottsdale, Ariz.
    Join us at the 2019 Annual Arizona Parks and Recreation Conference.
  • Aug
    26-29

    Florida Recreation & Park Association

    Orlando, Fla.
  • Sep
    19

    New Hampshire Park & Recreation Association

    Concord, N.H.
    NHRPA Annual Conference.
  • Sep
    24-26

    National Recreation & Park Association

    Baltimore, Md.
    We look forward to connecting with you at NRPA Annual Conference in Baltimore.
  • Sep
    28

    Green Apple Day of Service

    Worldwide
    Join the movement with The Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).
  • Sep
    29

    Nickelodeon's Worldwide Day of Play

    Worldwide
    Worldwide Day of Play is a celebration of all the different ways you can get up and get active.
  • Oct
    10-11

    Vermont Recreation & Park Association

    Fairlee, Vt.
    We're excited to support keynote speaker, Charlie McCabe.
  • Oct
    26

    Kiwanis One Day

    Worldwide
    Kiwanis clubs join forces for large-scale service projects for their communities.
  • Nov
    15-18

    American Society of Landscape Architects

    San Diego, Calif.
    ASLA Annual Meeting and Expo.
  • Nov
    18-21

    Tennessee Recreation & Parks Association

    Chattanooga, Tenn.
    Join us at the 2019 Annual Tennessee Recreation & Parks Association Conference.
  • Nov
    20-23

    National League of Cities

    San Antonio, Texas
    City Summit