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Badges & Backpacks at Tucson Convention Center

July 28 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

The Pima County Sheriff’s Department is holding its fourth annual Badges and Backpacks event on July 28 from 8am-noon. The event provides students in Pima County with a one-stop shop focused on equipping youth with a safe and healthy school year. This year’s event has been elevated to include a health fair and extracurricular family and youth activities. It will encompass all three exhibit halls (A-C) at the Tucson Convention Center!

  • BACKPACKS!
  • HEALTH FAIR!
  • COOKING AND EXERCISE DEMOS!
  • FAMILY FUN!
  • MASCOT COMPETITION!
  • RAFFLE AND GIVEAWAYS!
  • FREE BACKPACKS AND SCHOOL SUPPLIES – The Pima County Sheriff’s Department will be giving away backpacks filled with school supplies to the first 2,000 school aged children (K-12) who attend the event.
  • HEALTH FAIR – El Rio will be on-site to provide FREE immunizations, dental and vision screenings, on-site nurses and pediatricians, exercise activities, healthy snacks, and cooking demonstrations
  • SAFETY STATION – Fingerprinting, anti-drug task force, bicycle and helmet safety, stranger danger education, and gun safety.
  • FAMILY FUN ACTIVITIES & PROMOTIONS – Fun to read, animal and Desert Explorer activities, arts & crafts, giveaways,  and raffles. Local recreation organizations will also provide on-site activities and resources for youth.

Details

Date:
July 28
Time:
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://tucsonconventioncenter.com/events/badges-and-backpacks-2/

Venue

Tucson Convention Center
260 S. Church Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701
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Website:
http://tucsonconventioncenter.com