PRO Martial Arts, a martial arts program aimed at building character development skills for children, has teamed up with local businesses to host “Back 2 School SMASH” on September 13th from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. at the PRO Martial Arts facility located at 140 Franklin Turnpike in Waldwick, New Jersey.
"Back 2 School SMASH" is an event focused on giving back to the community during what can be an expensive time for families when children go back to school.
Attendees are encouraged to bring a new school supply item to be donated to the cause. All items collected will be contributed to Children's Aid & Family Services, a local northern New Jersey nonprofit that provides therapeutic foster care, adoption and community services.
The first 50 people to register will receive a special SWAG BAG filled with incentivized offerings from local businesses and three entries into the raffle, where the grand prize is valued at $1000.00
There will be a special guest appearance by Don Somerville, local boxing & self-defense legend, former golden gloves champion & 2013 Master’s National Champion. Somerville has helped countless youth in the local communities and runs Bergen PAL Boxing in Hackensack, NJ. He will put on a free interactive self-defense & boxing clinic for anyone wanting to participate. Additional activities for the event include:
• Face Painting
• Airbrush Tattoos
• Kara’s Kakes
• Shopping (books, toys, etc)
• Brain Games sponsored by Reebel Wellness
• Balloon Art
• Meet and Greet with Rocky the Rhino
• Sensei Says (Karate Games)
• Ninja Ninja Rhino(Karate Games)
• Race to the Belt (Karate Games)
• Board Breaking Ceremony
• Arts & Crafts
• Food Sampling from Kitchen Catering
Participating local businesses include Huntington Learning Center of Ridgewood, Kara’s Kakes, Playground Talk, Kitchen Catering, Coyote Kids, Reebel Wellness, Ivonne’s Tattoos & Balloon Artistry, Pizza Roma Restaurant, and Couture Craft Studio.
When & Where
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