ATLANTA (CBS ATLANTA) -
With another wave of metro-Atlanta students heading back to class Monday, here's a list of free back-to-school events taking place this weekend:
- School supplies will be handed out Saturday at Perkerson Park in Atlanta. The park is located on Deckner Avenue. There will also be food and a jazz concert from 4-8 p.m.
- Atlantic Station in Midtown will throw a back-to-school party at Central Park Saturday. It includes music, a bounce house, and face painting from noon-4 p.m.
- Atlanta Heights Charter School plans to celebrate the renewal of its charter with a big party. The outdoor celebration at the school, located on Martin Luther King Junior Drive, features games and educational information for parents. It begins at 11 a.m. Saturday.
- Clayton County Public Schools' Homeless Education Department will hold a back-to-school fair Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Students will be given free book bags, school supplies, and uniforms.
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