Jewish Play Guide

Kid-Friendly Sites in Baltimore

JTown 
5700 Park Heights Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
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An innovative play space ideal for families with young children. Check out new and fun programming in the monthly calendar! 

CRAFTS Room
5708 Park Heights Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
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The CRAFTS Room (Creative Reuse Area for Families, Teachers, and Students) is a space that offers teachers and parents a central source for materials that foster learning and creativity among children while limiting waste and re-using items in a productive way.

The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore
1 Safari Place
Baltimore, MD 21217
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The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is home to more than 1500 wild animals, located in Baltimore's historic Druid Hill Park.

Port Discovery Children's Museum
35 Market Place
Baltimore, MD 21202
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Port Discovery offers interactive exhibits for the whole family and hands-on activities that run non-stop daily. Located in Baltimore's Inner Harbor.

Irvine Nature Center 
11201 Garrison Forest Rd
Owings Mills, MD 21117 
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Irvine Nature Center offers a fully licensed Nature Preschool, Summer Nature Camp and numerous free and low-cost environmental programs each year. The Center offers 116 acres of forest, meadows, and wetlands that are great for hiking and running!  

Patapsco State Park
8020 Baltimore National Pike
Ellicott City, MD 21043
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Patapsco State Park is nationally known for its trail opportunities and scenery. It offers over 200 miles of trails, with 70 of those miles identified as maintained trails. 

Annie's Playground
864 Smith Lane
Fallston, MD 21047
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Annie’s Playground has several unique features including a treehouse, amphitheater/outdoor classroom, puppet theater, dragon and elephant slides, baseball area and Memorial Garden. Surrounding the playground are a sports complex, ma and pa walking trails, and several picnic areas.

Storyville (Baltimore County Public Library) 
Locations: Rosedale Branch and Woodlawn Branch
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Storyville is an interactive early literacy and learning center for children ages birth to five years old and their caregivers. 

Lake Roland 
1000 Lakeside Drive
Baltimore, MD 21210
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The over 500-acre park is a multi-faceted facility with numerous trails, nature and environmental programs, a dog park, pavilions, and waterfront activities, such as canoeing and kayaking for all to enjoy. The center provides year-round educational programming and special events.

Rosenbloom Owings Mills JCC
3506 Gwynnbrook Avenue
Owings Mills, MD 21117
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The Natural, Boundless, and Biblical playgrounds each offer a totally different environment for creative play and learning.

Chizuk Amuno Playground
8100 Stevenson Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
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A community built play space for kids and families to enjoy for years to come.

CJE is an agency funded by THE ASSOCIATED: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore. www.associated.org