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Quarterly 12 year old magazine focusing on play and playground issues, problems, play equipment, health and safety, design, manufacturing, construction process, organization and companies.

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Play Design - Spring 2014 Issue Vol.14 - No.1

Play Design - Spring 2014 Issue Vol.14 - No.1

From the Publisher... "When I told the Playground Magazine staff that the theme for our Spring 2014 issue was “play design,” there was some concern about the broad spectrum of this topic and where we would focus our efforts in providing the best play design information. I must admit that play design has a wide range of meanings and implications; hopefully we have provided some great thoughts about modern playground design.

 
...In this issue we hope you enjoy our collection of play design articles. We also hope you are noticing the changes in Playground Magazine. We are celebrating our first birthday as publishers of the magazine, and we are excited with the new and interesting aspects of it..."
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The Green Issue - Fall 2013 Playground Magazine - Vol. 13-No. 3

The Green Issue - Fall 2013 Playground Magazine - Vol. 13-No. 3
Nature, or Mother Nature, as I fondly refer to her, is a beautiful thing. I do not intend a pun, but I have more of a “hippie” connotation in mind. Perhaps you see nature as aesthetically intoxicating, or maybe you lean more towards nature being the catalyst to inner peace and tranquility for the soul; regardless, Mother Nature is indeed magnificent, intriguing, and hopeful: a beautiful thing. I am lucky when it comes to nature, I live on the backside of The Grand Tetons and Yellowstone National Park is just over the hill. This is Mother Nature at her best!