2019 Back to School Events

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School starts again in just a few short weeks!  Here is a list of Back to School Events and Free School Supplies taking place in the Village of Hempstead:

Nassau County Police Department and Hempstead Police Department Back to school Event
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Kennedy Park: 335 Greenwich Street, Hempstead NY 11550
Hempstead Police Department has partnered with the Nassau County Police Department to offer a Back to School Event on Wednesday, August 28th from 6pm to 8pm at Kennedy Memorial Park at 335 Greenwich Street, Hempstead, NY. They will be distributing free school supplies for children in all grades.  

The WORC Program In conjunction with Children's Hope India 3
Saturday, August 31, 2019 from 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Judea United Baptist Church (83 Greenwich Street, NY 11550) 
The WORC Program in conjunction with Children's Hope India 3 presents their Backpack Giveaway Event on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. at 250 Fulton Avenue, Ste. 355, Hempstead, NY 11550.  Children MUST be present to receive their backpacks.  Parents will also have an opportunity to register your child for WORC's afterschool tutorial and homework assistance program.  

Able Body of Believer's Alliance Leadership Center (ABBA)
Saturday, August 31, 2019 from 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Judea United Baptist Church (83 Greenwich Street, NY 11550) 
The Able Body of Believer's Alliance will be hosting a Back to School Celebration.  The event will be held from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Bethlehem of Judea Church, located at 83 Greenwich Street. There will be family entertainment, food and games along with free backpacks and school supplies for children who are accompanied by parents and pre-register.  To sign up in advance, please contact Evangelist Reginald Benjamin at 516-398-7484 or Deandra Moss at (516) 493-9840.

Empire State After-School Program                                                                             
Saturday, September 7th, 2018, 10:00am to 2:00pm                                                       
Joseph A. McNeil School (Franklin School) 335 South Franklin Street. Hempstead, NY 11550
Backpack giveaway, food, fun and sign up for all 2019-20 programs. Saturday, September 7, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Joseph A. McNeil School (Franklin School) 335 South Franklin Street. Hempstead, NY 11550. For more information, please call the Empire State Office at 516-434-4141.                      
If you represent an organization that would like to add your Back to School event to this list; please email your event details to socialmedia@villageofhempsteadny.gov.  Please be sure to include your contact information.