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First Baptist Switches to Drive-Thru Back 2 School Bash

Church Distributes Food and School Supplies


Last updated 9/3/2020 at 4:34pm

Volunteers distribute lunch and school supplies during drive-thru event

The pandemic forced some changes, but First Baptist Church of Lake Wales went forward with a modified Back 2 School Bash on Saturday, Aug. 22.

Children's Ministry Director Candice McKeon said each year around this time the church is polishing the final details for the church's Back to School Bash. Normally there are bounce houses, water slides, shaved ice and of course, food. Each year an estimated 50 families attend to celebrate the start of a new school year.

Unfortunately, due to the pandemic, the church knew that our typical Back to School Bash was not an option. However, community out...

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