Local Back To School Events!

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    Here are a few local “Back to School” events that are free and open to the public.

    Saturday, August 7th, 10:00am-4:00pm
    God’s Grace Community Church “Back to School Rally”
    9922 West Montgomery Road
    Houston, TX 77088 (corner of West Montgomery and Gulf Bank)
    They will be giving out school supplies, there will be games, and food all happening in the Acres Homes Community. For more information 713-290-8030.

    Friday, August 13th, 8:00am – 2:00pm
    Morgan & Associates Dental Office “4th Annual Back to School”
    9231 Stella Link
    Houston, TX 77025
    Beat the rush, let us brush, free exams, free cleaning, and free simple extractions. Free for all school age children with-out Medicaid or dental insurance. For more information 713-668-4800

    Saturday, August 14th, 9:00am – 2:00pm
    Northwest Preparatory Academy Charter School “Back to School Rally”
    1305 Benson Drive
    Houston, TX 77020
    Free giveaway, school supplies, prizes, food and much more. For more information 713-672-1959

    Saturday, August 14, 10:00am – 2:00pm
    Miracle Christian Fellowship Church “3rd Annual Back to School Extravaganza & Health Fair”
    16310 Chimney Road Road
    Houston, TX 77053
    For more information 713-542-6238.

    Saturday August 14th, 10:00am – 2:00pm

    Change Happens! (Formerly FUUSA) Host 10th Annual Children’s Health Day at Almeda Mall, 555 Almeda Mall, (1-45 South and Almeda Genoa) and at Northwest Mall, (290 and Dacoma.)

    They will be providing free Immunizations, school supplies, and health screening and signing youth up for CHIP Medicare Insurance. For more information 713-374-1279

    Saturday, August 14th, 12:00pm – 5:00pm

    Gateway Christian Ministries, Project Press Back to School Block Party,

    Crestmont Park, 5200 Selinsky, Houston, Texas 77048

    Free Food, Games, Immunizations, clothing, Music & Arts Showcase, ex-offender assistance, and back to school supply giveaways, health screenings, social services and job assistance provided by the Houston Public Library. For more information 713-643-0422 or online at: www.thegatecc.org

    Saturday, August 14th, 4:00pm – 8:00pm
    The F.I.R.E. Ministry of Grace Cathedral Church, “2010 Back 2 School Block Party”
    9410 Mesa Drive
    Houston, TX 77028-1201
    Choirs, praise dance teams, and prayer for the youth before they return back to school. For more information 713-633-3371

    Saturday, August 14, 5:00pm – 10:00pm

    One Way Ministers, H Town Rally 2010 “Annual Back to School Festival”
    Live concert, school supply giveaways, games, rides, food and more. In the parking lot of Greenspoint Mall by the Beltway 8 & 45N. For more information 713-609-9361

    Sales Tax Holiday Weekend, Friday, August 20- 22, 2010

    Saturday, August 21st, 8:00am – 3:00pm
    Greater Love Church
    4517 Laura Koppe
    Houston, TX 77016
    “Back to School Youth Empowerment sessions and Carnival”, providing school supplies, clothing, barber and beauty services, health readiness, food, fun, and games. For more information 713-635-5303

    Saturday, August, 21st, 11:00am – 3:00pm

    Windsor Village United Methodist Church, Missions and Outreach Ministry and the Youth and Childrens Ministry presents the 2010 Back 2 School Free Community Celebration.

    Knigdom Builders Center, 6011 West Orem St. Off South Post Oak Road, Houston Texas 77085

    Free school supplies, uniform vouchers, vision & hearing and dental screenings, immunizations, hair braiding, hair cuts, games, fashion show and concert and free food. For more information 713-726-2531

    Saturday, August, 21st
    Houston Praise and Worship Center and SHAPE Community Center “Back to School Youth Rally”
    3802 Live Oak
    Houston, TX 77004
    This rally will focus on self-esteem, curve youth violence, peer pressure, combat teen pregnancy, AIDS and HIV prevention, financial literacy and responsibility, and much more. For more information 281-870-6116

    Saturday, August 21st, 6:00pm
    The Empowerment Center and Destiny Bridge Builders “Back to School Jamboree”
    20910 Park Row Blvd.
    Katy, TX 77494
    Games, rides, face painting, food and fun, talent show, music and at the end of the jamboree, back-packs & school supplies will be given out. For more information 281-578-3525

    Sunday, August 22nd, 9:00am – 4:00pm

    Franklin Beauty School (FB) and The National Empowerment Group (NEG) “2010 Back to School Girls Glam Self-Esteem Event
    Franklin Beauty School
    4965 Martin Luther King Drive
    Houston, Texas 77021
    Free hairstyles, and information on peer pressure, healthy living and online tutoring for girls ages 9 to 17. Girls can register at: www.nationalempowermentgroup.com

    Sunday, August 29th, 1:30pm – 3:15pm

    The Island of Hope Presents the Back Pack- to- 5th Ward Rally

    Island of Hope, 1505 Gregg St. Houston Tx 77020, Free Youth Forums, backpack, uniforms, supplies and Entertainment. For more information 281-766-4678

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