The Gerontology Program at Missouri State University and The Northwest Project of Springfield would like to invite you to our Second Annual Family Activities Fair!
This event is perfect for the whole family. Everyone is invited to join us for free food, fun games and a great time! This event is made possible by the students from the Families in Later Life course at Missouri State University. The class is represented by 30 students from the departments of social work, psychology, child and family development, and gerontology. Our mission is to create a fun atmosphere for people of all ages to come and enjoy themselves and the people around them!
This is what you can expect when you attend:
- BINGO with PRIZES
- Learn the Thriller Dance
- Walking Tacos
- Jigsaw Puzzles
- Mummy Wrapping
- Scavenger Hunts
- Get to Know Your Neighbors Activity
- Obstacle Course
- Breast Cancer Awareness Information
Thanks to the hard work of our students, we will be offering lots of prizes to choose from! We’ve collected a bicycle, crock pot, sports balls, kid’s clothes, make-up, fidget spinners, and hair accessories to name a few!
The event will be held October 21st at The Fairbanks of Springfield at 1126 North Broadway Avenue, Springfield MO 65802. The event will last from 1p.m.-3 p.pm. Come for the fun activities and stay for the free snacks and prizes!
If you have any questions about the event or are in need of directions, please feel free to contact the Gerontology Department at 417-836-4677.
We hope to see you and your family come out and have a great time with the Gerontology Program and The Northwest Project!
See you there!
A special thanks to the following sponsors: