Awards & PR
Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse has been selected by Dancing Meatballs as one of Philadelphia's Summer Top 10, Under $10 for the Under 10 Crowd hot spots. For more information about the Top 10 list go to: http://www.dancingmeatballs.com/
Smith is honored to be one of ten recipients of a National Trust for Historic Preservation and Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundation Preservation Fund Grant. The $100,000 grant will be fund, in part, a new roof for 108 year old Playhouse. To read more about Smith's award go to www.nationaltrust.org/northeast and search for the January 2007 newsletter.
Smith is featured in the January 2007 issue of Recreation Management. To read the article, "Passing the Test of Time," go to www.recmanagement.com.
The Ann Newman Giant Wooden Slide received The City Paper's 2006 People's Choice Awards for "Best slide to make your stomach turn butterflies."