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Monthly Archives: October 2016

Hello there, playful people…it is that time of year again! We have been approved to join the LA2050 Grants Challenge for a chance to be funded with $100,00o. This award would help us to put some much-needed fencing and utilities together at Eureka Villa, as well as fund playworkers for ONE YEAR of free Pop-Up Adventure Playgrounds around LA County! It’s very exciting, but WE NEED YOUR HELP! There is a public… Read More

WE NEED DONATIONS!  LET US KNOW IF YOU WANT TO DONATE ANY OF THESE ITEMS AND WE WILL COME AND GET THEM.   **Please make sure your donated items are washed and cleaned before pick-up** Cardboard boxes big and small! Fabric DUCT TAPE Rope or String Containers (buckets or things that can be re-used, i.e. yogurt containers, coffee cans, tin cans, etc.) Box Cutters (These would be for playworkers and volunteers ONLY…we… Read More

Time to open Eureka Villa up to anyone who is curious about this space we keep talking about and these big ideas we are throwing around. Please join us for a Mini Open House to check out the space and if you have kiddos, to give them a chance to explore the possibilities. To keep a community vibe, we made this a snack potluck so please feel free to bring a snack or… Read More

Help SCV Adventure Play make LA the best place to PLAY! We need your support! Santa Clarita Valley Adventure Play (SCVAP) has applied for a grant to bring adventure play to children across Los Angeles county. We need your vote to help us do this! The LA2050 grant will enable us to provide a respite from children’s over-schedule and coddled lives, by bringing accessible, unstructured time and space for children to imagine,… Read More

We have a slew of events and pop-ups coming up to get the word on on our Grant Challenge!  With Andy staying with us we can do so much more! OCTOBER EVENTS 10/15   10-11a – ARTOBER Central Park, Santa Clarita – 27150 Bouquet Canyon Rd 10/15  2:30-6p – CALARTS ALUMNI AND PARENTS WEEKEND Valencia – 2700 McBean Parkway 10/18 9a – LA 2050 GRANT CHALLENGE VOTING STARTS!  10/21  1-4p – OPEN… Read More

We are happy to announce we are hosting Pop-Up Adventure Play’s newest member, Andy Hinchcliffe, for the next 9 weeks!  He will be joining us as an advisor, pal, playworker, and helping us out with the formation of Eureka Villa and more! Andy has more than ten years’ experience in Playwork, beginning as a volunteer and progressing on to managing a Community and Children’s Centre in an area of high-deprivation in the UK…. Read More