A back-to-school celebration will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 22 at King Community Campus, 511 S. Liberty Ave.
The celebration will include food, games, sports physicals and entertainment.
Free backpacks will be offered for kids in grades kindergarten through eighth grade. Parents will need to attend a workshop from 10 a.m. to noon at the Boys and Girls Club on campus to receive the backpack and school supplies.
Backpacks will be limited to three per family, and will be given out on a first come, first-served basis. The first 200 kids will receive a free hot dog, and the first 200 families will receive a snack.
What: Back to School Celebration
When: Saturday, August 22nd from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: King Community Center, 511 S Liberty Ave., Freeport, IL 61032.
Visit the web site to learn more about programs offered at the Boys & Girls Club: http://www.bgcfreeport.org/
Phone: (815) 233-1600.
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