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Help Build a Playground

Help the City of Newport build a playground with Airheads by Perfetti van Melle and KaBOOM!

The City of Newport has received grant funding to build a new playground in partnership with Airheads by Perfetti van Melle and KaBOOM! at Bernadette Watkins Park in the City's West Side.  Construction of the Playground will take place on Friday, September 27th from 8:00AM to 3:00PM. This is a great volunteer opportunity for residents and businesses to give back and engage with fellow community members. We invite you to participate in this extraordinary event.

To sign up to volunteer click HERE

Project Information

Who:A total of approximately 250 volunteers are needed from Perfetti van Melle, the City of Newport, and KaBOOM!.

Work is available for volunteers of all levels of skill and ability.

**Please note - All youth under the legal working age for this state will be welcome to participate in youth activities but will not be able to participate in building in the playground construction areas.**

When:Friday, September 27th, 2019 from 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Build Day Schedule

• 6:30 AM - Team Leaders arrive

• 8:00 AM - Volunteers arrive and register

• 8:30 AM - Kick-off ceremony

• 2:30 PM - Ribbon-cutting ceremony

Where:Bernadette Watkins Park, 402 W. 6th Street, Newport, KY 41071

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