PECO Presents Winter Wonderland at Smith Memorial Playground, December 10
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 18, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA) – Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse will host its annual Winter Wonderland celebration presented by PECO on Saturday, December 10th from 4pm-6pm. Children 10 and younger and their caregivers are invited to Smith for festivities that include holiday lights, messy arts, an ice carving demonstration, gingerbread house building, s’mores making, and live music.
Smith is joined by The Hacktory and Jr. Music Executive to provide the evening’s festivities. Yummy treats, hot chocolate, giveaways, and decorations generously provided by Wegman’s, Giant, Old City Coffee, Doc Bresler’s Cavity Busters, and Primex Garden Center.
This event is free for Smith members and $10 per child for non-members. Admission for adults is free but they must be accompanied by a child. Tickets and family memberships can be purchased at: www.smithplayground.ticketleap.com/winter2016
Print and broadcast media are invited to attend and cover this event. To make arrangements for coverage, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse is a non-profit organization located in Philadelphia’s East Fairmount Park. Founded in 1899, Smith welcomes over 200,000 visits annually from more than 500 zip code areas. The mission of Smith is to provide and promote opportunities for unstructured free play for children. Smith contributes to the development of healthy children, strong families, and safe communities by: 1) maintaining a proud tradition of free family admission; 2) partnering with community-based organizations to reach a diverse audience; and 3) advocating for the importance of play. For more information about Smith please visit www.smithplayground.org.
PECO is an electric and natural gas utility subsidiary of Exelon Corporation, the nation’s leading competitive energy supplier. The company’s 2,500 dedicated employees provide advanced, innovative energy solutions to 1.6 million electric and more than 511,000 natural gas customers in southeastern Pennsylvania. The company has an estimated annual economic impact of $4.5 billion in Pennsylvania, supporting more than 9,600 local jobs and producing $760 million in labor income. Founded in 1881, PECO is one of the Greater Philadelphia Region’s most active corporate citizens, providing leadership, volunteer and financial support to numerous arts and culture, education, environmental, economic development and community programs and organizations. For more information visit PECO.com.
Contact: Zoe Hillengas