OACAC preps youth for return to school

Wednesday, August 7, 2019
What is more exciting than back to school? About 235 local children went to the Back To School Fair through OACAC on Saturday and received backpacks, school supplies and more to prepare them for the coming school year. Lilith Woods, 5, of Cassville played a game of ring toss after getting her new school supplies. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com

About 235 local children went to the Back To School Fair through OACAC on Saturday and received backpacks, school supplies and more to prepare them for the coming school year.

About 235 students were registered for the Back To School Fair through the OACAC at the Family Life Center on Saturday. Each student got things like backpacks, shoes and lots of school supplies to get them prepared for the coming school year. Emily Thieman, 8, of Cassville, was most impressed with her rainbow backpack. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com
The Back To School Fair held at the Family Life Center on Saturday was a huge hit. Students who registered got nearly everything that would be needed to start the school year off with a bang. Phillip Thieman, 5, of Cassville, excitedly went threw his new backpack, which was crammed full of school supplies. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com
Not only did 235 children get school supplies and other important things to get prepared for the school year, but they also got a free hot dog lunch. OACAC organized the Back To School Fair that was held on Saturday at the Family Life Center and made sure that each student who registered was ready for school to start. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com
Julie Thieman, 6, of Cassville, was just one of the 235 students that registered for the Back To School Fair through the OACAC. The event on Saturday at the Family Life Center was a huge hit and had children running around wearing their new backpacks and showing them off. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com
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