Community

“Children have real understanding only of that which they invent themselves, and each time that we try to teach them something too quickly, we keep them from reinventing it themselves.”
– Jean Piaget



PLAYLearnThink is based in Sudbury, Canada and is committed to providing local family events as well as supporting local organisations.

  • IPA National PlayDay 2021
    – PLAYLearnThink hosted a Community “Physical Distancing” Adventure PlayDay on August 7th in the small, rural Sudbury community of Wanup in support of IPA Canada National PlayDay.
  • IPA National PlayDay 2020
    – PLAYLearnThink hosted a Community “Physical Distancing” Adventure PlayDay on August 8th in the small, rural Sudbury community of Wanup in support of the IPA Canada National PlayDay Initiative.
  • IPA National PlayDay 2020
    – PLAYLearnThink provided plenty of loose parts and tools to a local daycare provider so that they could celebrate National PlayDay on August 5th with their school aged children.
  • Wanup Community Picnic 2019
    – PLAYLearnThink facilitated a Family Science and Inquiry PlayDay in the small, rural Sudbury community of Wanup in support of their annual community picnic.
  • IPA National PlayDay 2019
    – PLAYLearnThink hosted a Family Adventure PlayDay in the small, rural Sudbury community of Wanup in support of the IPA Canada National PlayDay Initiative.
  • IPA National PlayDay 2018
    – PLAYLearnThink hosted a Family Adventure PlayDay in the small, rural Sudbury community of Wanup in support of the IPA Canada National PlayDay Initiative.
  • Kivi Park Summer Festival 2016
    – PLAYLearnThink organized a children’s adventure play area. Brady Storage provided a storage cube to store the loose parts leading up to this community event.
  • Up Fest 2015
    – PLAYLearnThink provided expertise and guidance in setting up a children’s play area and provided some material. Paint was donated by Scholar’s Choice.
  • Sudbury Earth Festival 2014 and 2015
    – PLAYLearnThink organized the “Reuse for Play” children’s play area.
  • Journée de Jeu, École publique Hélène-Gravel 2014-2015
    – PLAYLearnThink organized an adventure playday for the entire school.
  • The Learning Spark 2013
    – PLAYLearnThink developed both the concept and the content for the City of Sudbury’s inaugural “Learning Spark” play festival
  • South End Best Start Hub Family Fun Night
  • West End Best Start Hub Family Fun Night
  • Family Fun Day
  • Week of the Child Kick Off Celebration
  • St. Francis Best Start Hub Launch
  • Roots and Shoots Conference
  • Valley East Days 100th Celebration
  • Valley East Days
  • The Great Manitou Star Party, Manitoulin Island
  • Salon du livre