KidSports

KidSports

This one is near and dear to my own heart, as I grew up going to KidSports. It was located along Penn Avenue, connected to the old Boscov’s West Department Store building. Before Kid Sports, it was an Acme and/or IGA Grocery store for many decades.

KidSports
1960s

According to this Washington Post article, KidSports was the 1987 brainchild of local Gary Seibert, who wanted to create a place for kids to combat (the even then growing) childhood obesity epidemic.… Read Full Article

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