“BEN Around Philly”

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$1 Million Grant to Smith Memorial Playground and Playhouse Download

13:24 Download February 26th, 2021

Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse opened in the city’s East Fairmount Park in 1899 and has been offering free family fun for 121 years. The non profit organization just received a $1 million grant by Governor Tom Wolf and PA’s RACP for its Preserving Play Campaign.

Frances Hoover, Executive Director of Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse talks about the grant and the upcoming play season.

Come out to Smith on March 27th for their annual Play-A-Palooza to celebrate the beginning of the Spring/Summer play season!

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