News & Updates

February 19th, 2018

Family Fun Day Kicks Off Mid-Winter Break

There might have been some patches of snow on the ground, but SAY Play is weeks into the spring semester as we launched our first ever Family Fun Day. The day’s events included a spelling bee, a visit from not one but TWO Little Caesars’ Love Kitchen trucks, a special broadcast of The Mitch Albom Continue Reading

February 10th, 2018

Exploring the World Through a New Lens

SAY Detroit Play Center is proud to welcome Capturing Belief, an apprenticeship program that teaches youth photography as a tool to self discovery, a catalyst to foster curiosity, critical thinking and a means to reshape the often one dimensional negatively- skewed narrative of their lives as young people in urban America. Khary Mason and Romain Blanquart, Continue Reading

January 23rd, 2018

FIRST Robotics Case Study

To fill a critical gap left by the struggling Detroit public school system, the S.A.Y. Detroit Play Center sought high-quality, mentor-driven STEM programs to excite and engage local students at its afterschool tutoring and recreation center. With funding from a FIRST STEM Equity Community Innovation Grant and support from the greater Detroit FIRST community, SAY (Sports. Academics. Youth.) Play Continue Reading

January 20th, 2018

Celebrating our Football and Cheer Teams!

We started the new year and new semester with a celebration of the hard work and commitment demonstrated by our Warriors at the annual Football and Cheer Banquet for our 2017-2018 football and cheer teams. This year’s event was held on January 14th at DeCarlo’s Banquet and Convention Center. Specialty Awards: 10u Most Valuable Player- Continue Reading

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