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Build-A-Backpack Event 2018

posted Aug 8, 2018, 2:21 PM by East Burke High School

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The Build-A-Backpack Event for Burke County students in need (K-12) will be held from 9am-12pm on Saturday, August 18, at The Outreach Center, 510 East Fleming Drive, Morganton. You will need to pre-register your child to receive a backpack and the deadline for pre-registration is August 10th. Pre-registration can be completed at The Outreach Center's website (Click on the Build A Backpack 2018 Registration tab)

In addition to backpacks with school supplies inside, there will be food, free haircuts, face painting, bouncy houses, games, a rock climbing wall, a mechanical bull and much more. Remember, to receive a backpack, you must pre-register your child at the link above. 

Other activities will be supplied by Horizon ChurchCalvary Lutheran Church, ELCASt Charles Catholic ChurchMorganton Department Of Public SafetySteve White Motors, and Teeth in Need.

This event is a collaboration by Burke County United WayBurke County Public SchoolsBurke United Christian MinistriesEastBurke ChristianMinistries and The Outreach Center.