KLRN, Somerset ISD and The City of Somerset host a free event as we blast off into a new school year. The back to school event will be held on Thursday, August 11, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Shirleen Zacharias Early College Leadership Academy (ZECLA) - Cafeteria, 7790 E 3rd Street, Somerset, TX 78069. This is the first ever back to school event for the city of Somerset.
Families will enjoy hands-on activities from over a dozen agencies including Region 20 and Boys Town of Texas, a screening of the Ready Jet Go episodes “The Grandest Canyon and A Visit to the Planetarium” and a special appearance by Jet Propulsion of Ready Jet Go. Families will have an opportunity to visit numerous informational tables sponsored by non-profit organizations and community partners.
- WHAT: Blast Off Into a New School Year with Jet Propulsion of Ready Jet Go!
- WHO: KLRN, Somerset Independent School District, the City of Somerset and special appearances by Jet Propulsion and non-profit organizations and community partners
- WHEN: Thursday, August 11, 2016 | 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
- WHERE: Shirleen Zacharias Early College Leadership Academy (ZECLA) - Cafeteria, 7790 E 3rd Street, Somerset, TX 78069
KLRN is the Emmy-Award winning Public Television station for South Central Texas broadcasting to a 30-county radius. “The mission of KLRN is to use the power of communications to provide quality programs and services which advance education, culture and community, to enrich the lives of people throughout our community.” KLRN cultivates programs that support the station’s mission and commitment to education. It is this “beyond television” strategy that forms KLRN’s educational outreach model — to prepare children for kindergarten and academic success; to positively impact the quality of care; and to share resources that will enhance classroom instruction.