County Executive


Prince George's County, Maryland

Langley Park Transforming Neighborhoods Initiative Sponsors "Back 2 School Jam"


For Immediate Release: 8/15/2013 4:10 PM

Contact: Scott L. Peterson, Deputy Manager of Communications/Press Secretary, Office of Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, (240) 619-9400

Langley Park Transforming Neighborhoods Initiative Sponsors “Back 2 School Jam”

School Supplies, Educational Workshops, Eye Exams, & Host of Other Activities

 

Upper Marlboro, MD – As the first day of school for students attending Prince George’s County Public Schools approaches, the Langley Park Transforming Neighborhoods Initiative (TNI) team will hold a “Back 2 School Jam” to kick-off the beginning of the 2013 - 2014 school year. The event will include free food, haircuts, educational workshops, free health screenings, and much more.  Download the flyer for details on this event. 

“The beginning of the school year is an exciting time for teachers, parents and students,’ said Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III.  “It is essential in any learning environment to be prepared and this “Back 2 School Jam” comes at the perfect time to help supplement families with not only school supplies, but with educational workshops to further assist parents and families with supporting their student’s academic needs.  I want to thank the Langley Park TNI Team and our community partners for organizing this event.”

The overarching goal of the TNI is to achieve a thriving economy, great schools, safe neighborhoods and  high quality healthcare by utilizing cross-governmental resources in target neighborhoods that have significant and unique needs. 

Who:

Langley Park TNI Team
Community Partners    

What:

Back 2 School Jam

When:

Saturday, August 17th
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Where:

Langley Park Community Center
1500 Merrimac Drive
Hyattsville, MD

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