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Green Street Challenge

Join us in Downtown Findlay for the Green Street Challenge!  The Green Street Challenge celebrates the importance of outdoor, unstructured play by laying down sod and creating a temporary park on West Crawford St. At the end of the day, all sod used will be delivered to local Habitat for Humanity Locations.

Organizations will provide toys, games and activities for people of all ages.  Free play equipment will be provided by Camp Fire of Northwest Ohio, Awakening Minds Art, the Findlay Family YMCA, BSA Scouts, and more. Other organizations may be added.


11 a.m. Yoga Class, by Hot Yoga
Noon – 2 p.m. Open picnic – St. Andrew’s Church will be providing a free lunch of hot dogs, chips, popcorn, and bottled water 
1 – 3 p.m.: Unstructured play hosted by YMCA, Boy Scouts
3 -5 p.m.: Unstructured play hosted by Awakening Minds Art
5 – 7 p.m.: Unstructured play hosted by Camp Fire

This event is sponsored by Grass Groomers LLC during Oktoberfest.  This event, part of the Come Alive Outside program, celebrates the importance of outdoor play and is supported by Visit Findlay.