Come to FCCS's FamJam @ Mayor Coleman's Neighborhood Pride Block Party
Join us at FCCS's FamJam @ Mayor Coleman's Neighborhood Pride Block Party, a free family enrichment festival sponsored by Franklin County Children Services and the city of Columbus on August 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Columbus Commons (160 South High Street). There will be plenty of opportunities for learning and fun throughout the day. Local acts will perform on stage, while more than 70 vendors and community partners will host resource booths with information and activities. Children can enjoy face painting, bounce houses, a climbing wall and free rides on the city carousel. There will also be complimentary refreshments, while supplies last. Parking is available at the Columbus Commons garage for a small fee. The festival goes on rain or shine! Click here to learn more about FamJam.
- Sunny 95 Neighborhood Block Parties
FCCS will be at the Sunny 95 Neighborhood Block Parties throughout the summer. We'll share parenting tips and other resources with the community. Follow us on Facebook to learn dates and locations.
- FCCS's FamJam @ Mayor Coleman's Neighborhood Pride Block Party
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Columbus Commons (160 S. High St.)
Franklin County Children Services and the city of Columbus invite you to a free, family enrichment festival at the city's downtown park. FamJam will bring families together with community resources, vendors and information tables, as well as tons of fun and entertainment and free food. Rain or shine! For more information, call (614) 341-6085 or click here.
- Stuff the Bus
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Hoge Memorial Presbyterian Church (2930 W. Broad St.)
Join the Hilltop Kiwanis Club and FCCS as they stuff a school bus with donated items during this annual school supply drive for FCCS youth and area school children. To view a list of needed items, click here. For more information, call (614) 286-8246 or 276-8045 or email LHoffman65@columbus.rr.com.
- African American Male Wellness Walk/Run
Livingston Park (760 E. Livingston Ave.)
FCCS is co-sponsoring the tenth annual walk/run, which will also include free health screenings for the entire family. For more information visit aawalk.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (614) 754-7511.
- Festival Latino
August 9 - August 10
11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Genoa Park (303 W Broad St.) and Bicentennial Park (233 Civic Center Drive)
FCCS will be sharing parenting tips and information about the agency. Festival Latino is a free event which offers children's activities, food, dance and music from Latin America. For more information, visit www.festivallatino.net.
- 10TV Health and Fitness Expo
August 16 - August 17
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Greater Columbus Convention Center, Hall D (400 North High St. )
FCCS will present information about infant safe sleep practices during this information expo. Click here to learn more about this event.