The 3rd Annual Mayor’s Back to School Pencil Hunt will be held on Saturday, August 22nd, at Muzzy Field from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Bristol families with children in school are encouraged to join in the festivities as students hunt for pencils to win prizes. The prizes include Leapfrog Academy, an Amazon Fire, a Kindle, a Chromebook, a TI84 calculator, binders, notebooks, pens, and more. Local sponsors include First Bristol Federal Credit Union, Bristol Plaza, Shop-Rite of Bristol and other generous community members.
The event is free, but requires registration ahead of time through the Bristol Parks and Recreation website, www.bristolrec.com. “It is important that prior to registering for the event, parents review the Covid procedures that area available at: www.bristolrec.com. Times are going to be staggered to allow for cleaning in between age groups and other things that have to happen to be safe. We ask that parents understand that these items need to be done in order to have this particular event again this year.” – Scott Rosado, Council Liaison.
The rain date is set for Saturday, August 29th, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.