“Docs in the Parks” coming to Franklin Square Park on April 21

The main event in our West Baltimore Squares Spring Celebration is Docs in the Parks in Franklin Square! This is a great chance for young people and families from all across West Baltimore to come together and celebration our West Baltimore Squares. This is also a birthday celebration for Franklin Square first established on April 23, 1839  and Lafayette Square on April 28, 1857. Come out and wish all of our West Baltimore Parks many more years of health and fun!

For more information on Docs in the Parks, contact Michael Dorsey at (410) 448-5663 or michael.dorsey@parksandpeople.org. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Eli Pousson at info@westbaltimoresquares.org.

Docs in the Park in Franklin Square

Saturday, April 21, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Franklin Square Park, 1300 W. Fayette St., Baltimore, MD 21223

Have you heard about doctors prescribing nature and outdoor activities for their patients? Doctors know that spending time in nature relieves stress, combats obesity, and reduces asthma and ADHD in children. Join local healthcare professionals & GBCAN partners for a family friendly day of fun activities and educational opportunities.

The Greater Baltimore Children and Nature Collaborative (GBCAN) encourages partnerships and provides information to foster connections between children and the natural world. Recognizing that contact with nature is important for everyone, GBCAN focuses special attention on children, re-connecting them with nature and ensuring the well being of both.

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