News release: Free Summer Playground Program Begins June 24


CITY OF GREENSBORO Contact: Mel Melton
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone: 336-373-7502

Free Summer Playground Program Begins June 24

GREENSBORO, NC (June 10, 2019) – Greensboro Parks and Recreation’s free summer playground program, ENERGY at the Park, will run in eight neighborhoods from 10 am to 3 pm, Mondays through Thursdays, June 24 through August 8. This year’s program has expanded to add a new location, Rosewood Park.

Rising first graders through 15-year-olds are invited for supervised sports, games, crafts, and free lunch. Parents or guardians can register their children at any participating playground. Playground supervisors are CPR and first aid certified.


n Arlington Park, 1201 Bellevue St.

n Douglas Park, 705 Douglas Park St.

n Eastside Park, 429 Gillespie St.

n Hampton Park, 3111 Four Seasons Blvd.

n Hannaford Park, 1701 Hannaford St.

n Heath Park, 3750 Holts Chapel Rd.

n Rosewood Park, 1400 Mayfield Ave.

n Woodmere Park, 2100 Autumn Dr.

The program will not be offered on July 4, and may close due to severe rain or extreme heat. For more information, visit<> or contact Mel Melton 336-373-7502 or<>.

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Amanda Lehmert, Communications Specialist
Communications and Marketing
City of Greensboro
Phone: 336-373-7786
PO Box 3136, Greensboro, NC 27402-3136
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