Back to School Event

August 18th, 2019

Event Coordinator

Joshua Edwards


Back to School Supplies Drive

Help a student start the school year with a smile!

Donate school supplies to help a child in need succeed. Drop off your donations at Memorial Park Field House Registration desk, now through August 16th. Supplies will be distributed evenly at our August 18th Back to School Event.

Blue Island Park District invites all families to register for a Back to School Fair this August.  The Free event will provide school children and their families with school supplies and other back to school essentials needed for a successful academic year, along with a ton of fun and games to end the summer with a bang: Bounce houses, face painting, notebook design station, games, photo booth, craft station, free haircuts, raffles and more.

Pre-registration is required.

Registration Portal

Event Details

Designed for:

School-aged children entering K – 8th grade.

Held on:

Sunday, August 18th, 2019 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm


Memorial Park, 12804 S. Highland Ave. Blue Island, IL 60406


Free. Pre-registration required

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Free Hair Cuts

Face painting

Notebook Design station

Photo Booth

Crafts stations



School supply giveaway

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Event Sponsors

The Back to School Event is a collaborative effort between Blue Island Park District, Blue Island area schools, local businesses, and community volunteers.

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