United Way of Northwest Louisiana is a sponsor of the City Park Grand Reopening set for Saturday, June 3 from 10 am – 1 pm.
The City of Natchitoches, Northwestern State University and the Natchitoches Parish Journal are co-hosting this event, which is free and open to the public. National Recording Artist and DJ Trini Triggs will be the event Emcee. There will be live music in the City Park amphitheater, free food, T-shirt raffle, activity booths, Zumba, face painting, inflatables and more.
United Way fights to improve the health, education, and financial stability for all citizens living in Northwest Louisiana while maintaining essential needs for those in crisis or struggling.
“This is a great fit for us to partner with the Natchitoches community to improve children’s lives,” said Lynn Stevens, Chief Operating Officer.
The deadline for Activity Booth registration is Friday, May 19. Your organization must be a non-profit, church, government agency or educational institution. You must provide a hands-on activity. You must stay for the entire event. You must offer free activities. You must provide your own tent, tables and chairs. Ideas for activity booths include: carnival games, arts & crafts, field games, board games, trivia, etc…
For more information email Dallas Russell at DRussell@natchitochesla.gov or Corey Poole at NPJNatLa@gmail.com.