This was another successful year for Operation Backpack. We have filled and delivered 70 backpacks with school supplies to go to children of Southbury families in need.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has supported Operation Backpack and the other events held by the Southbury Women's Club.
Operation Backpack is a long-standing effort of SWC and one that we hope to continue long into the future. We love what we do and love helping the community, but we could never be successful without the amazing support we receive from the local community and local businesses. Specifically for Operation Backpack support, we would like to thank those organizations which made significant monetary donations including the, the and the Southbury Plaza.
This yearly celebration of the arts is hosted by the Southbury Women's Club and generously sponsored by Shop Rite, Southbury Music Studio, and Southbury Kitchens.
Over 50 artists selling one-of-a-kind photos, paintings,sculptures, handcrafted home goods, and art to wear will be present.
The event will feature live music from Changes Urban Instrumental and musicians associated with the Southbury Music Studio, in addition to kid’s crafts, face painting, and delicious bake goods.
Three cutest pet winners will be chosen: