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Montclair Students Design YMCA Playground

Students of Art and Design partner with YMCA of Montclair to design and build new children’s playground

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Students working on YMCA Playgorund project

The Geyer Family YMCA and the Department of Art and Design at Montclair State Universe will collaborate in the design, fabrication and installation of an imaginative playground located directly behind the Geyer Family YMCA.

Scheduled to open in the fall of 2019 the playground will include a of creative  approach to inclusive and collaborative play.

The playground embarks on a general underlying theme, the Rainbow. This theme is chosen because of its reference to color, enchantment , exploration and discovery.

Components of the playground are chosen based on features that enhance collaboration, inclusion, physical development and challenges.