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Support PLEA in the annual Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community

Join PLEA as we participate in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community on Saturday, May 16, 2015.  The Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community is a 5K Walk along the North Shore of Pittsburgh to benefit 76 local non-profit agencies.   Registration is now open.  Please visit the Highmark Walk for a

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2014 Let’s Move Pittsburgh Champion School

PLEA was recently selected as a 2014 Let’s Move Pittsburgh Champion School. The Champion School Award includes $2,500 for a creative movement campaign. The creative play campaign gives children ages 3 – 9 the opportunity to engage in physical activity in an enriched environment. The enrichment room includes safe foam

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Compeer Life Friends Women’s Group 2nd Annual Recognition Day

The Compeer Life Friends Women’s group celebrated their second anniversary. This group, led by Shirley Atkins, meets every Friday at the Compeer Life Friends Recreation Center. Shirley plans exciting activities for all members of the group, from field trips to see art at the Carnegie Museum, to hosting guest speakers

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PLEA Summer Camp welcomes Interactive Story Adventures (ISA)

PLEA Summer Camp welcomed Interactive Story Adventures (ISA) for an action-filled week of activities!  PLEA campers had tons of fun as the ISA team taught social skills through stories.  The campers practiced 5 ways of saying hello to start a conversation or relationship:  waving, handshakes, high-fives, head nods, and fist

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