“Fill a Backpack Drive” to Take Place on August 9th in Brookfield

Posted on July 30, 2019 by admin


Rep. Harding Encourages Constituents to Participate if Able

HARTFORD – State Representative Steven Harding (R-Brookfield) wants constituents to know that he, along with members of the Brookfield and Bethel Social Services, will be collecting Back-To-School supplies for students in need at an upcoming Weekly Summer Concert in Brookfield.

When: Brookfield Weekly Summer Concert
Friday, August 9, 2019
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where: Brookfield Town Hall Bandstand
100 Pocono Rd, Brookfield, CT

“With the new school year quickly approaching, I am very excited to once again team up with my friends at Brookfield and Bethel Social Services in our Second Annual Fill a Back Pack Drive at Brookfield’s weekly Friday summer concert series,” said Rep. Harding. “This helps all of our local students get the school supplies they need to get their school year off to a great start! We will be set up with a table to pick up the backpacks and school supplies at the concert. Thanks to all of your help last year was a huge success! Please help spread the word!”

Suggested items include: backpacks, lunch pails, Number 2 pencils, yellow highlighters, pencil cases/pouches, packages of pens, student scissors, marble/composition notebooks, Post-It notes, pencil top erasers, Expo markers, packages of markers, glue sticks, and 1”, 1.5” or 2” binders.