Addams community picnics to celebrate start of new school year

Published: Friday, July 26, 2013 1:56 p.m. CDT

BOLINGBROOK – Jane Addams Middle School will hold two community picnics before school starts to welcome incoming 6th graders and welcome back 7th and 8th graders.

The first picnic will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m Thursday Aug. 8 at Plimmer Park, 401 Lily Cache Lane. The second picnic will be on Monday, Aug. 12 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Volunteer Park, next to the Bolingbrook Recreation and Aquatic Center.

Families and community members are invited to attend either picnic.

Both events will feature free hot dogs, freeze pops and water as well as lots of fun.

The Jane Addams staff, including new Principal Jason Pascavage and Assistant Principal Teresa Polson, will be on hand for individual and group conversations.

Incoming 6th graders will receive a T-shirt for attending.

More information is available by calling 630-759-7200, Ext. 305.

Classes begin Aug. 16 with a full day of school.

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