KaBoom Playground Webinars

Posted by on April 27, 2009

Are your members interested in building playgrounds or advocating for the cause of play, or learning more about how they can work with young children? If so please allow us to offer you a free resource. Each month KaBOOM offers a variety of webinars on topics related to play, nature, and children’s development.

Take a look at the line-up, and simply click on the webinar title to register. We hope that given the tough economic times, you’ll take advantage of these useful and free training opportunities.  Remember you can check out the details about each webinar at http://kaboom.org/webinars.

Tools to Build It and Do It Yourself
Are you building or facilitating a project on your own! These webinars are for you.

·         FUNdraising 101
·         KaBOOM! Community Build Road Map
·         Safety and Surfacing for Your Playground
·         Asset-Based Community Development: Asset Mapping
·         Making Your Build Day Green
·         Almost There! Getting Ready for Your Build Day

KaBOOM! National Campaign for Play
Are you interested in mobilizing a larger community or group to champion play? Join us for these webinars today!

·         Introduction to the National Campaign for Play
·         Using the KaBOOM! Playspace Finder to perform a Playspace Audit
·         How to Win an Imagination Playground in a BOX with Your City’s Best Practices in Play

Why Play Matters
Curious to learn more about the cognitive, social and environmental benefits of creative and innovative play? Join us.

·         Integrating Loose Parts into Your Playspace
·         So You Want to be a  Play Associate
·         The Benefits of Nature Play
·         Introduction to Imagination Playground in a BOX
·         Using the KaBOOM! Playspace Finder as a Policy Change Tool

Alumni Network
Already built a playground? Already facilitated a community-led project? This is just the beginning of the road. Join us today!

·         Welcome to the Alumni Network
·         Sustaining Community Enthusiasm after your Project’s Completion

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