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    In this issue of Team OKCPS Family Spotlight we are sharing Back to School Bashes
    and Community Resources to help you prepare for the first day of school on August 1st!


    Saturday, August 5
    Feeding 5,000 and More at OKC Faith Church

    FREE backpacks and supplies for kids, Pre-K to 12th, as well as free 10,000 burritos and drinks. Must attend one presentation to get supplies: 8 A.M., 9 A.M., 10 A.M., 11 A.M., or Noon. For more info call 405-948-7100. 

    Bethel Foundation
    13003 N Western Ave
    OKC, OK 73114 
    FREE Back to School Bash, from 11 A.M. - 1 P.M., at the Bethel Foundation features FREE backpacks and school supplies (items will be given out on a first come first served basis), food, inflatables, children's books, face painting, music and more. Snow cones will be available for purchase. Best suited for elementary students. 


    Sunday, August 6

    Capitol Hill Baptist Church
    304 SW 1234th ST.
    OKC, OK 73170
    FREE Back to School Bash, from 4 P.M. - 6 P.M., features FREE school supplies, inflatables, games, FREE food, drinks and door prizes. School supplies will be given to kids present at the bash in grades pre-k through grade 12, while supplies last.


    Saturday, August 12

    Bricktown Back to School Bash
    FREE Bricktown Back to School Bash, from Noon - 4:30 P.M., on the Bricktown Canal features a rubber ducky dash, bouncy houses, live music, food, face painting, super heroes, outdoor games including Corn Hole, Giant Chess, Giant Checkers, Tick-Tac-Toe, water games and more. On the day of the event, every patron that purchases a teacher pack, or makes a physical donation of school supplies, will receive a Bricktown Passport. For more info call 405-475-3456. 


    Southern Oaks Recreation Center
    6818 S. Walker Ave
    OKC, OK 73109
    OCCHD Back to School Bash at Southern Oaks Recreation Center, from 10 A.M. - 1 P.M. Event will be an event similar to open streets with resources and activities for families.


    Saturday, August 19

    Love OKC
    State Fair Park - Hobbies, Arts & Craft Building
    3001 General Pershing 
    OKC, OK 73107
    In partnership with LOVE OKC One Day, from 9 A.M. - 2 P.M., local businesses, agencies, churches and individuals help provide free haircuts, family portraits, health services, and various resources including food and other essentials.  All goods and services are free on the day of the outreach.