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Live, Play, Work
Live, PLAY, Work with Playworks Maryland on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM at R. House. Join our community across Baltimore and expand your network at this FREE networking event!
Maryland Soirée for Play 2017
Playworks will rock (paper and scissors) on November 2, 2017 with our annual Soirée for Play featuring games, cocktails, a silent auction, special guests, and more!
Constellation Volunteers Light Up School Day with Playworks Play Day
During National Volunteer Week, Constellation volunteers teamed up with Playworks for a Play Day. Volunteers got to engage with students and learn new games that practice inclusivity.
Baltimore Ravens
The Baltimore Ravens and Playworks Maryland celebrate youth wellness in Hometown Huddle. The event was part of a league-wide day of service to encourage youth to be healthy and active.
AmeriCorps Pledge
"In October, the one millionth AmeriCorps member will take the AmeriCorps pledge, committing to “get things done” for America." Proud to say Maryland is among the top 10 states to engage Members and Baltimore among the top 10 Cities!
What is it Like to Partner With Playworks?
The Waldorf School of Baltimore blogged about their experience with Playworks Pro, our professional development service for teachers and school staff.
Playworks Maryland
Harnessing the power of play to strengthen our kids, schools and communities.

"Playworks has been 'life-saving' and 'life changing' to our school environment. We have better attendance, less tardiness, less behavior conflicts and increased student focus and achievement.”

Teacher, Liberty Elementary, Baltimore

Playworks Pro
With Playworks Pro, learn how to use active play to support the social, emotional, and cognitive development of your kids.

"I don't think I realized the immediate and wide reaching impact [Playworks] would have on the culture of the school. We have kids playing together now that would never have in the past."

Fran Roy, Chief Academic Officer

Collaboration is in our nature
Every Playworks partnership is customized to meet our partners’ specific goals.

At Mattel, we believe in the power of play and the critical link between play and the healthy development and learning of children. With Playworks as a partner, we can directly and immediately translate that vision into direct impact with thousands of children each year.” 

Diedre Lind, Executive Director, Mattel Children’s Foundation 


Playworks in Maryland

Recess Rock Stars

Meet the individuals and organizations doing their part to ensure that every kid has a place on the playground.

Training Client
Burbank Elementary
Hamilton Elementary