TOPEKA, Kan. - Community Action, Inc.'s 17th Annual Back-To-School Fair, the agency's celebration of the start of the school year, is scheduled for 9 a.m. - noon, Saturday, Aug. 2 at the Kansas Expocentre's Expo Hall.
The event will again feature free school supplies for students from income-eligible families. Those families had until 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1 to apply for a free backpack filled with school supplies. If you didn't apply in time, don't be discouraged. There will be nearly 100 exhibitors representing community-based social service agencies, health information and assessments that may have give-aways for anyone who attends the fair.
There will also be games and prizes for the kids.