Sunday, July 30, 2017
2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
The Rock Island-Milan School District is hosting back-to-school event on Sunday, July 30, 2017 called “Ready to ROCK the School Year!” The Ready2ROCK event will be held from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. in Schwiebert Park.
Each school in RIMSD will be represented and will have a special item for students when they visit their school’s booth. The Rock Island-Milan Booster Club is serving up free hot dogs, chips and water, PLUS the first 2,000 visitors receive a goody bag full of offers from around the community.
Community organizations will also be represented – Martin Luther King Jr. Center, METRO, Community Health Care and local colleges and universities with information that students and parents can benefit from.
The event is supported by generous donations from Gas & Electric Credit Union, Jumers Casino & Hotel, Modern Woodmen of America, Royal Neighbors of America, Illinicare Health, Groove 92.5, Local 4 WHBF, Fox 18 KLJB and The CW KGCW.
For more information, contact Virginia Jarrett, Community Resources Coordinator at 309-793-5900 x280
- 2:00 p.m. Mayor & Superintendent Welcome
- 2:10 p.m. Metro Youth Kickoff
- 2:45 p.m. Mr. Wilson “Stay Healthy, Keep Fit, Mind, Body & Soul”
- 3:10 p.m. RIMSD #41 Got Talent!
- 3:30 p.m. Bikers for Backpacks Ride-In!
- 3:50 p.m. Rock Island High School Orchestra
- 4:15 p.m. Mark Yeager the Magic Man