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Pop Up + Junk Drive!

KOOP is hosting a Pop-Up and Junk Drive on Nov. 3---Start saving your random things! Join KOOP Adventure Play from 11-2pm on November 3rd, for an afternoon of play and donations of materials. Upcycle your household junk to KOOP which will promote future play opportunities! We are looking for fun fabrics, bottle caps, carpet samples, craft materials, old electronics for tinkering, milk crates, cardboard tubes, kitchen cookware, costumes, and any other multi-use loose parts (Check out our list of random things here!) Drop off your boxes, yogurt containers & tree branches, then stay and play and see loose parts in action! If you can’t make it to this event, there will be a donation box outside

Hiring another Playworker!

KOOP is looking for a special, magical person interested in working with children using a particular philosophy called playwork. Don't worry-- we'll train you and help you learn! Here's a basic job description. You must believe that children are capable and competent and be able to truly let them lead in this context! Job Title: Part-time Playworker Reports to: KOOP Executive Director Position Overview: Creates open-ended, child-directed play opportunities for the Adventure Play After School, camp & community programs. Provides space, time, and materials for children to know themselves and their peers, and to explore through self-directed play. Collaborates with the Adventure Play (AP) Tea

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