Take the San Jose Public Library Play Pledge
Doctors Recommend that children spend at least 60 minutes daily in free play. Yet playtime has been shrinking! You can help bring play back into kids' lives! The Play Pledge is a promise to give the child in your life the opportunity to play.
Take the Pledge
I recognize the importance of play to child development and will support the kids in my life with:
The Importance of Play
Play is so much more than fun and games - it's also an important teaching tool! Through play, kids learn how to interact with others and develop skills critical for lifelong development:
Download the Importance of Play Poster (1.2 MB PDF)