Tuesday, July 7 | Submitted by
Have you started thinking about sending the kids back to school already this summer? Discovery Center of Springfield and the Salvation Army have. We want to ensure that all children have the opportunity to start the new school year with all necessary school supplies. Discovery Center is partnering with the Salvation Army for the 9th year to collect donations from the community to provide local children with the school supplies needed for the upcoming school year. The drive begins July 1, 2009 and ends September 30, 2009. A barrel has been placed inside the Discovery Center lobby for supplies to be dropped off during regular hours of operation. Discovery members will receive a free guest pass for items brought in, and non-members will receive a buy-one-get-one-free admission pass for items donated. Donated supplies must be new and in original packaging. Possible donations include: ???