Palmetto State Barber's Association Celebrates Fatherhood
Sunday, June 15th | 12-4pm
Augusta Commons /Augusta, GA
Augusta, GA June 14 & 15, 2014: Join us on Saturday and Sunday, June 14 & 15, 2014, for Fatherhood Buzz: Celebrating Fatherhood! In honor of Father’s Day and in support of President’s Obama’s Fatherhood Initiative the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services’ National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse (NRFC) will team up with over 250 community agencies and barbershops across the country to celebrate the millions of father’s who are actively engaged in the lives of their children.
Palmetto State Barber’s Association Chapter 3 CSRA will host the following events:
• Saturday June 14: Barbershops across the CSRA will “Celebrate Fatherhood “by offering discounted services to the dads that bring their kid(s) on that day. Each shop will have plenty of fatherhood resources courtesy of the National Responsible Fatherhood Clearing House (NRFC) and community partners available on hand.
• Sunday June 15: Father’s Field Day will be held in the Augusta Commons from 12 pm – 4 pm. The events will be sponsored by the city of Augusta, The Catalyst League, Central Avenue Printing, and the Augusta Sports Leagues (ASL). The festivities will include flag football, sack races, bean bag toss, Father/Kid grilling cook-off, and much more. Video games will be supplied by a mobile arcade.
• Other community partners will be on site to answer questions dealing with men’s health, financial planning, legal paternity issues, etc.
Daryl Rolle, 706-627-1387