Discovery Playground and The Community


Your Donations at work!

Pending approval by the city, thanks to the ongoing generosity of our neighbors and local businesses, we are proud to announce that all of the top ten desired playground elements will be purchased. In addition, we have been able to fund an 11th item, the Space Whirl (shown below). We continue to seek donations to enhance the playground with additional play structures, trees, benches and picnic tables.

4-Way Coaster Climber ($2984)

Tilted Sky Runner ($3397)
Dinosaur ($762)


GT Xcelerator ($2037)

Log Roll ($1314)

Spring Pod Platform ($2821)

Tetherball Set ($119)

PowerScape Tire Swing ($1897)


Eagle's Perch Climber ($2706)

Xscape Track Ride ($3308) 



Granby EPP Students View History and Vote on Playground

Megan Wolfe's EPP Class at Granby Elementary learn about the history of the playground and the options for its replacement. Click the image below to see the presentation that the students viewed. 










Voting at Olde Sawmill


Olde Sawmill students voting for their favorite additional equipment and the color scheme for the new playground.







Reflecting on Discovery Playground


Madeline Wilson and her sister took the opportunity to visit the playground one last time and reflect upon why it was a special place.


Capturing Memories of Discovery Playground
Stephen Kron took the opportunity to make 3 short videos of the old playground in the Fall of 2013.