Again this year Freeport Lions Club will be supporting the Back-to-School Celebration at Freeport Boys & Girls Club. This year's event will be held on Saturday, August 22, 2015.
Below are some highlights from last year's festivities.
August 16, 2014 FREEPORT - photos on this page by Lion Rich Montgomery
|Dr. Patrick Hardy's Workshop - "Personalized Mastery"|
|3rd Ward Alderman Ronnie Bush thanks Lion Rebecca Shriver for Lions financial and personal support.|
Thanks to Lions Darla VanBuskirk, Rich Montgomery, Terry Anderson, Rebecca Shriver, Pat Davis and his grandson, Fisher.
|Lion Darla VanBuskirk reconnected with her former student, Christine.|
|Lion Darla checks the backpack contents for a student.|
|Lion Terry Anderson ensures that backpacks are distributed evenly|
Elsewhere on the grounds, the Freeport Fire Department held a demonstration, vendors handed out information at their booths, Big Daddy Woo-Woo had a great live band sound, and the BBQ rib tips were awesome!
The local newspaper, Journal-Standard, was also there reporting. Read Shannon Ireland's article with the following link -- http://www.journalstandard.com/article/20140816/NEWS/140819485
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