How to Build a Playground in Six Hours

July 24, 2014
posted by Emily Brandenstein

In case you’re looking for something to do on a Thursday afternoon, here’s how to build a playground in half a day:

First, you’ll need two elephants worth of concrete, 50 yards of soil and compost, 185 yards of mulch, and a strong, willing workforce. Seems like a big undertaking, right? Not if you’re one of 71 Flyers (what we call our employees) working from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. alongside 200 other community volunteers from St. Stephens Terrace Apartments.