The Magic of Your Playground


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Come experience The Magic of Your Playground! On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, from 3:30pm-6:30pm, the Playground Partners of the Women's Committee of Central Park Conservancy hosts its Annual Family Playground Party at Heckscher Playground, inside the Park at Central Park South and 7th Avenue. The event is a family-friendly fundraiser with activities geared toward children six months to 10 years of age:

  • Official Central Park vehicles to explore
  • Music of The Little Gym, performed by Robin Wes and Randy McCoy
  • The Little Gym Obstacle Course
  • Sammie & Tudie
  • Face-painting
  • A delicious buffet featuring many sweets and treats
  • Spin Art by Craft Studio
  • Chess games and demonstrations by Chess at Three
  • Bulldog Ball Club fast pitch game
  • A soccer relay by Super Soccer Stars and Kick & Play
  • Magic tricks and slights-of-hand performed by Magic Al
  • Fractured Fables Puppet Show by Bankstreet Bookstore
  • Tennis games with Hampton Racquet
  • Slam Dunk with Dribbl Basketball
  • Eloise at The Plaza
  • And much more!

Annual Family Party Chairmen: Shirin Christoffersen, Ranika Cohen, Kimberly Klimczak, Lara Marcon, and Michelle Marra

Grandparents Committee Chairman: Gail Golden Icahn

Playground Partners Committee Co-Chairmen: Paige Hardy and Sarah Kurita

Women’s Committee President: Karen T. May

The Annual Family Party is held rain or shine. Proceeds from the event help keep the Park's 21 playgrounds clean, safe, and well-maintained.

Sponsored by:

PlayGround Party 2013 Sponsors