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KLRN Back to School Bash 2023

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Blue background with white and purple letters "BACK TO SCHOOL WITH KLRN" featuring a yellow wombat on the left side and the date and time below "SATURDAY, JULY 29 10AM - 1PM"

It's time to get ready for Back to School!

KLRN presents a fun, free Back to School event for the whole family in collaboration with St. Mary's University and the United Way HOPES initiative.

Join us Saturday, July 29th from 10 AM – 1 PM for activities, drone demonstrations, and a special visit by PBS KIDS character Zeke from Work it out Wombats! Local community organizations will provide FREE resources, activities, and more for families attending the event.  

We'll also be distributing free backpacks, books, and other school supplies for school age children. These items will only be available on a first-come first-served basis while supplies last. Please note that registration to the event does not guarantee that you receive supplies. More information about the backpack and school supply giveaway below. 


Registration Information:

On-site registration will be available. 

Map of activities and parking Information:

Explore a map of all the fun activities happening around campus throughout the day:

FREE Parking is available in LOTS B and I

Schedule of Events:

University Center

  • 10AM - 1PM 
    Resource Tables & screening of the PBS KIDS show Work it Out Wombats
  • 10:30AM, 11:30AM, and 12:30PM 
    Meet & Greet with Zeke from Work it out Wombats

Moody Life Sciences Center

  • 10AM-12:30PM
    Earth Science Museum & Drone Lab Tour Check In
  • 10:30AM 
    Back Pack & Supplies Pick Up (While Supplies Last)

Alumni Athletics & Convocation Center

  • 10:15AM, 11AM, 11:45AM
    Family Yoga


Backpack & School Supply Giveaway Details:

Registration does not guarantee that you receive a backpack.  Child must be present at registration for you to receive a bracelet. The bracelet allows you to pick up a backpack at Moody Life Sciences Center. Backpacks are only available while supplies last. Backpacks are provided by United Way San Antonio & Bexar County, Walmart and State Representative Ray Lopez.