Above & Beyond Children's Museum is PARTICIPATING IN OUR WORLD: WORLDWIDE DAY OF PLAY
When: Sept 30th
Time: 10am - 3pm
Global play event presented by Nickelodeon and the Association of Children’s Museums Sept. 19th, 2023—Today Above & Beyond Children's Museum announces their participation in Our World: Worldwide
Day of Play on September 30, 2023. As a day dedicated to experiencing joyful learning through play, this
event is focuses on getting kids and their families up, out, and playing around.
Above & Beyond Children's Museum will participate in Our World: Worldwide Day of Play by hosting an event on September 30 focused on play. ABCM's slime themed event will have activities for kiddos and caretakers to do indoors and outdoors! Children and families are invited to
participate in this event by stopping by the museum on Sept. 30th between 10am - 3pm!“Play is a powerful experience that enriches people’s lives in museums, schools, homes, and beyond,”
states Arthur G. Affleck, III, executive director of the Association of Children’s Museums. “ACM is
pleased to partner with Nickelodeon on amplifying the importance of play on wellbeing and healthy
brain development, and to make learning more effective and joyful for everyone. As children’s museums,
we believe in the power of play and we strive to nurture more play and playful learning everywhere we
Our World: Worldwide Day of Play is part of Nickelodeon’s Our World global initiative to inspire kids
and provide them with tools to activate their individual and collective agency. As part of a network of
than 300 ACM member children’s museums who reach millions of families in North America, and the
more than 1,000 museums participating in Museums for All, a national access initiative that ACM
manages, Above & Beyond Children's Museum is a vital collaborator in the Our World: Worldwide Day of Play.
For a list of all participating Our World: Worldwide Day of Play events and more information about the
initiative, please visit www.childrensmuseums.org/dayofplay.