Event Details

Gearing up for a new school year can be stress-free! Join the Greater Washington Urban League for the 6th annual Health and Wellness Back 2 School Festival on Saturday, August 18th at the Columbia Heights Community Center. Parents and children can take advantage of free health screenings, family-friendly fitness demonstrations, workshops, healthy food tasting station, interactive games and a school supply giveaway just for students! We want to inspire children in the DC Metro Area to look forward to learning and knowing that they are important in our community. Be a part of the impact by choosing any of the contribution opportunities at www.gwul.org/b2s.

*NOTE: Registration does not guarantee school supplies. Early arrival is strongly suggested. *


We're holding workshops at this event discussing topics on secondary education, financial literacy, and mental health. Click HERE to sign up for one of our event workshops!


- Limited metered parking is available on Girard St & 14th St

- Nearest Metro: Columbia Heights Metro Station (Green/Yellow Lines) *Highly suggested*

- Nearest Metrobus stop: 14th St NW & Girard St NW

- Closest parking garage: Colonial Parking Garage 1345 Park Rd NW

  • When: Sat Aug. 18
    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

  • Address: 1480 Girard St NW, Washington, DC 20009
    Washington DC,US 20009

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