August 14, 2013

News Release

For Immediate Release

Dan Kinney Center hosts Back to School Carnival

Families with elementary and middle school-aged kids are invited to a Back to School Carnival Friday, August 16, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at the Dan Kinney Family Center, 2701 S. Blackman Road.

The event includes carnival games, a cakewalk, arts and crafts, face painting, 50-cent popcorn and lemonade and special guests from the Springfield Fire Department, Station 12. The event is indoors and will be held rain or shine.

Admission is $5 per family, including up to two parents and all kids ages 14 and under. Kids must be accompanied by parents.

For more information, contact the Dan Kinney Family Center at 417-891-1500. For media inquiries, call Jenny Fillmer Edwards, Public Information Administrator for the Springfield-Greene County Park Board, at 417-874-2176 or 417-224-5510.