On Saturday, Aug. 18, there will be a Back to School Celebration event at several locations around the state. The event will provide free school supplies, food, entertainment, activities and educational information.
Students, parents, teachers, and school staff are all invited to attend the event. The nearest location will be at CCRI Newport.
The event runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Children must be present to collect supplies.
Flyers in the CCRI gallery to the right can be viewed in both Spanish and English.
Other locations include:
- Veteran's Memorial Elementary, 150 Fuller Ave. - Central Falls
- Bernard F. Norton School, 364 Broad Street - Cumberland
- Pawtucket PawSox, McCoy Stadium - Pawtucket
- Hope High School, 324 Hope St. - Providence
- Nathanael Greene Middle School, 721 Chalkstone Ave. - Providence
- Parent Information and Student Registration, 325 Ocean St.- Providence
- United Way, 50 Valley St. - Providence
- West End Community Center, 109 Bucklin St.- Providence
- Thundermist Health Center, 186 Providence St. - West Warwick St.
- James Baptist Church, 340 South Main St. - Woonsocket