Back to School Bonanza


The University of Scranton and community partners will host a “Back to School Bonanza” for area children and their families from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 20, at the Marketplace at Steamtown!

Geared to children from 3 to 12 years of age, the free event will include performances, games, refreshments, prizes and other family-oriented activities and educational games.

The event is hosted by the University’s Center for Student Engagement, Office of Campus Ministries, the Jesuit Center, the Center for Service and Social Justice and the Office of Community Relations in partnership with community partners: Lackawanna County, Scranton School District, the Marketplace at Steamtown, and other participating organizations. It is part of the University’s Fall Welcome activities for its Class of 2021.

No registration is required!

For additional information, call 570-941-4419 or email

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