The Northern Berkshire Community Coalition is hosting its seventh back-to-school event for kids entering kindergarten through 12th grade in Northern Berkshire.

Students will receive a free backpack filled with school supplies. Registration is required by Friday.

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The event for families living in Florida and Savoy will take place from 6 to 7:30 pm on Tuesday at Gabriel Abbott Memorial School in Florida.

The event for families living in Williamstown, North Adams, Clarksburg, Adams, and Cheshire will be held from 1 to 3 pm Aug. 15th at The Green in North Adams.

Participants should register with NBCC’s The Family Place ahead of time.

Call the NBCC’s The Family Place at (413) 663-7588 to register.
Beat Back to School Stress, Wednesday, August 21, 4-5pm at the NBCC Conference Room.

This parent education workshop will help you learn ways to identify specific stressors caused by transitioning back to school, understand simple coping skills for both you and your child, and establish and manage routines, especially for sleep and meals.

For more info or to register, contact Stephanie at (413) 663-7588.