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Explore Science: Redesign Fort Tryon's Javits Playground with Leonissa Ardizzone

Sunday, January 26, 2014

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.

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Attention future architects, city planners, and young geniuses at large: join Dr. Leonissa Ardizzone of Storefront Science for a planning and designing session of the Javits playground renovation in Fort Tryon Park.

Let your voices be heard and let us know what you would like to see in your playground. In a previous science activity session participants mapped out the playground, this time the group will meet in Payson Park House at Dyckman Street and Payson Avenue to take on the next step and plan the future of Javits playground through fun, hands-on science and math activities!

Appropriate for Ages 5-10. Children must be accompanied by an adult.



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Northern Manhattan Parks, Fort Tryon Park Trust

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(212) 795-1388 x302

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