* September 2020: Playscape Status. The Playscape at Ripley is the outdoor play space for Concord Children's Center's Ripley program. In accordance with current state health guidelines and out of concern for children's safety, for the start of the during Concord Children's Center's 2020-2021 school-year program, all play equipment will be closed to the public. The Playscape grounds and surrounding play areas will be closed to the public from 7AM-5:30PM, Monday-Friday. Any updates to this information will be shared here, We appreciate your cooperation and look forward to the time when the Playscape can again be shared with the public. * September 2019: Fall Family Festival. Our fourth annual Fall Family Festival was a huge success … for photos, check out the Fall Family Festival page. * December 2017: Read about our 2017 Fall Family Festival and elements that have been installed at the Playscape over the past year in our Winter 2017 newsletter.