Communitywide PTA event today

The second annual Community PTA event will be held today at the Augusta State University Sports Complex on Wrightsboro Road.

The event, from noon to 3 p.m., is organized by the Richmond County Council of Parent Teacher Associations. It will feature information about each of the county’s public schools, extracurricular activitties and educational resources.

Each of the county’s 42 PTAs will have a booth set up to provide information about the organization and plans for the school year. Free school supplies will be given away at the event for as long as they last, according to PTA officials.

The event is free.



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