Lights on Celebration at Newfound

BRISTOL — The Newfound Area School District Project PROMISE and Tapply Thompson Community Center Afterschool Programs will take part in a national Lights On celebration on October 17 at Kelley Park in Bristol from 5-7 p.m.

The National Afterschool Alliance reports that in communities today, 15.1 million children take care of themselves after the school day ends. Afterschool programs keep kids safe, help working families and inspire learning. Over 7,500 communities will take part in the Lights On event.