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Located In Kentville
Where To Find Us
Memorial Park
125 Park St
Kentville, NS B4N 1M5
Other Site Locations Burgher Hill
96 Main St
Kentville, NS B4N 1J7

Oakdene Park
36 Campbell Rd
Kentville, NS B4N 1Y1
Areas Served Kentville ; Kings County (NS)
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Phone 902-679-2539
Description & Services
Information The Town of Kentville has three community Playboxes: 
- Memorial Park (by the pool/tennis courts) 
- Oakdene Park (by the basketball court) 
- Burgher Hill (at the top) 
Each Playbox is filled with a collection of equipment (sports equipment, lawn games, jump ropes, and much more). The Playboxes are here to provide community access to play; to ensure that everyone can play and have fun! 
There are just a few rules for using the Playboxes. They are: 
-Play with the equipment and RETURN them when you’re done…don’t forget to CLOSE the lid! 
-Help keep this program running by donating new or gently used equipment 
- Let us know if this box needs attention by calling us at (902) 679-2540 or emailing us at 
-Have fun! 
Please note: The use of the Playbox and its contents is at your own risk 
The Kentville Playboxes are a project of the Kings Country Family Resource Centre & the Town of Kentville and are made possible with funds from the Province of Nova Scotia Department of Communities Culture and Heritage
Special Information
Tags Annapolis Valley Connect ; Fall Programs ; Family-friendly ; Outdoor Play ; Recreation Categories ; Spring Programs ; Summer Programs ; Winter Programs