HPL Celebrates Launch of Kids Playground Equipment
at Carnegie Neighborhood Library and Center for Learning
The Houston Public Library(HPL) has won the KaBOOM! Play Everywhere Challenge Grant! Everyone is invited to celebrate and enjoy the launch of the winning playground equipment that will be available at the Carnegie Neighborhood Library and Center for Learning. Kids will enjoy the equipment and other activities during the festivities. This event is free and open to the public. For more details visit: www.houstonlibrary.org or call 832-393-1313.
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 | 11:30 M
Carnegie Neighborhood Library and Center for Learning 1050 Quitman, 77009, 832-393-1720
Additional kids playground equipment will also will be installed at 4 other neighborhood library locations:
Shepard-Acres Neighborhood Library, 8501 West Montgomery, 77088, 832-393-1700
Central Library, 500 McKinney, 77002, 832-393-1313
Smith Neighborhood Library, 3624 Smith St., 77004, 832-393-2050
HPL Southwest Express Library (Located inside the Southwest Multi-Service Center
6400 High Star, 77074, 832-393-2660
KaBOOM! is the national non-profit dedicated to giving all kids – especially those living in poverty – the childhood they deserve through great, safe places to play. KaBOOM! inspires communities to make play the easy choice and works to drive the national discussion about the importance of PLAYces. KaBOOM! has collaborated with partners to build or restore more than 17,000 playspaces, engaged more than 1.5 million volunteers and served over 9 million kids. To learn why play matters for all kids, visit kaboom.org and join the conversation at twitter.com/kaboom, facebook.com/kaboom, and instagram.com/kaboom. #playmatters #PLAYceforKids
About the Houston Public Library
The Houston Public Library (HPL) operates 37 neighborhood libraries, three HPL Express Libraries, a Central Library, the Houston Metropolitan Research Center, the Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research, The African American Library at the Gregory School, and the Parent Resource Library located in the Children’s Museum of Houston. With more than eight million visits per year in person and online, HPL is committed to excellent customer service and equitable access to information and programs by providing library customers with free use of a diverse collection of printed materials and electronic resources, Internet, laptop and computer use, and a variety of database and reference resources with live assistance online 24/7.
For further information, visit the Houston Public Library at www.houstonlibrary.org, on Twitter @houstonlibrary, on Facebook – houstonlibrary or call 832-393-1313.