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"#SchoolisCool" at Harvey Hall Aug. 14

TYLER, August 12, 2014— A “#SchoolisCool” back to school event is scheduled for Thursday, August 14, from 5-8 p.m., at Harvey Hall, for children and their parents to prepare for the new school year.  This is a free event.

Presented by the City of Tyler, Northeast Public Health District, Brookshires, the Business Education Council, Tyler Independent School District and the Tyler Council PTA, the event will feature:

  • Free health screenings
  • Free hair cuts
  • Immunizations (See www.SchoolisCoolTyler.com for details.  Please bring shot records to event)
  • A school uniform fashion show by Goodwill Industries
  • Presentations by the Tyler Fire and Police Departments
  • Fingerprinting
  • Dental screenings and education
  • Health & wellness information
  • Nutrition activities
  • Local afterschool programs
  • Extracurricular activities
  • College and career preparation information
  • Help applying for school lunch programs and transportation
  • Back to school supply packs for sale
  • And much more!

The first 350 kids to arrive after 5 p.m., will receive a free backpack filled with school supplies. Plus, there will be raffle drawings and a grand prize bike.

There will be fun, interactive stations for kids of all ages.

For more information, call 903-592-1661 ext. 252 or go to www.SchoolisCoolTyler.com.

 

#SchoolisCool is an outcome of the City of Tyler comprehensive plan, Tyler 1st.  For more on the plan, visit www.Tyler1st.com.

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