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Backpack Fun Day planned for children

Published: Thursday, June 20, 2013 10:49 a.m. CST

A Backpack Fun Day, sponsored by Creston area churches and service organizations, will be held 2 to 5 p.m. June 29 at First Presbyterian Church, 702 W. Prairie St.

The event is free and open to the public. A donation to the backpack project will be accepted.

At the event, there will be child-friendly games and activities, including toss games, a snow cone machine and more.

A final planning meeting for the backpack project will be held 3 p.m. Sunday at the Presbyterian Church. Also, at 2 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church, there will be a planning meeting for a summer lunch program for Creston area children.

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