News release from Columbus County Community Farmers Market, Inc.:
Columbus County Community Farmers Market will hold its fifth annual Back-to-School Fun Day on Saturday, August 17, from 9 a.m. until noon. Admission is free. The event will include children's games, face painting, story-telling, free refreshments, school supplies, health screenings, cooking demonstrations and much more for the entire family. First 200 school-age students will receive free school supplies. Student must be present. All prizes and giveaways are available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.
"It’s almost time for one of our biggest events of the year, our back to school fun day," said Carol Shuman, farmers market manager. "We encourage students and their families to come to the farmers market for some fun activities, information, and free school supplies.”