Connecting Generations, Improving Well-Being

Generation Two (G2) is a program of The Strong National Museum of Play that delivers child-directed play to area classrooms.

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Generation Two (G2)

Generation Two (G2), a not-for-profit that delivers child-directed play into area classrooms, merged with The Strong National Museum of Play in 2022. G2, which was founded in 2002 by psychologist Dr. Bruce Gilberg, provides one-on-one play experiences to kindergarten through second grade students with community volunteers.

More About G2

Discover more resources and learn how to become a volunteer.

About G2

Discover G2’s mission and vision.


G2 is connecting generations through play.

Benefits of Play

Play is an essential part of learning and human development.

G2 Schools

Information for partner and prospective schools.

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Become a Volunteer

Are you interested in developing a sense of purpose while connecting with children through play? Please consider becoming a G2 volunteer!