Lights on After School
6-8 p.m., Thursday October 17
Children, parents, and community members will gather for Lights On After-school, an Oklahoma City event, held Thursday, October 17, 2013 from 6:00pm-8:00pm at the Myriad Botanical Gardens, geared toward drawing awareness to after-school programs in the metro. More than 20 Oklahoma City after-school programs will participate in the event. Oklahoma is one of only 14 states that does not provide government funding for after-school programs.
Entertainment will be provided by the Nichols Hills Choir, the Star Spencer Brothers of Stomp, the Capital Hill High School Dancers, the Operation Truth Drill Team, and the Bring Back the Music Band. Food and drinks will be provided by the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma and Jamba Juice. A science demonstration by Mad Science, information about volunteer opportunities and other ways to get involved with after-school programs will also be featured at the event.
Where: Myriad Botanical Gardens
Address: 301 W. Reno