January 10, 2019
Pogo Park is participating in the 12th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service on the Richmond Greenway on Monday, January 21.
January 3, 2019
Pogo Park invites the Richmond community’s input on the improvement of Harbour-8 Park. Visit our Outreach Station on the Richmond Greenway Jan.7-21 to see what’s coming and provide comments or suggestions. All Richmond residents are welcome!
December 20, 2018
The Chamberlin Family Foundation supports Pogo Park in its Community Giving Initiative. Pogo Park is prominently featured in announcement from Chamberlin detailing the recipients of their community-nominated grantmaking awards. Read announcement here.
October 12, 2018
Pogo Park was featured in a special supplement of San Francisco Business Times. The article highlighted Pogo Park’s social enterprise – Pogo Park Products – a Pogo Park business that designs and builds innovative and imaginative children’s play environments.
Read the article here.
October 2, 2018
The Richmond Standard reports on Pogo Park and the City of Richmond’s plans to continue the enhancement and expansion of Harbour-8 Park. Read Mike Aldax’s full article here.
October 2, 2018
Pogo Park is featured in the Fall 2018 edition of Bay Nature in the article “Do Parks Push People Out?” by Pendarvis Harshaw. This thought-provoking piece discusses the threat of gentrification when greening takes place, and the importance of asking “Who’s it for?”
Read the full article here.
September 10, 2018
Pogo Park and the West County First 5 Center invite you and your children ages 0-5 to participate in the 2018 Music & Movement series, FREE this fall at Pogo Park. Join us for storytime, songs, wiggling, dancing, and tons of fun!
Every Wednesday, September 19 – October 24
Pogo Park #1 – Elm Playlot
720 Elm Avenue
Richmond, CA 94801
This program is FREE for all parents and their children ages 0-5.
For more information, call West County First 5 Center at (510) 232-5650.
September 4, 2018
Pogo Park, Richmond Chamber of Commerce, and The Go Game invite local businesses to compete in The Go Game Fundraiser for Pogo Park – a team-building adventure and exploration of Richmond.
July 17, 2018
On Saturday, July 21, from 10am to 3pm march with Ceasefire and East Bay Center for the Performing Arts’ jazz band in a New Orleans-style Second Line Procession through the streets of Richmond. The Second Line starts in North Richmond, snakes through Central Richmond, and ends up in South Richmond.
July 5, 2018
Pogo Park & Vision to Learn join together for our second annual FREE EYE EXAMS to children at 720 Elm Avenue, Richmond, CA. — Elm Playlot (Pogo Park #1) on July 13, 2018 from 10am to 2:30pm.
Click here to read more.