The Opportunities Center hosts an annual Summer Fest event on the third weekend every July. Past events have included a silent auction, as many as 60 vendors, international foods, music, magic shows, jugglers, a talent show, a parade, professional concerts, and lots of kids activities including inflatable bouncy houses and slides, pony rides, face painting, clowns, mascots, and games. Admission is always free. Proceeds fund the Opportunities Center which offers programs for families and children concerning health, education, recreation and financial literacy.
Deb Ford Annual Health Fair
One of Bright Side’s annual events is the Community Health & Fitness Fair. The theme for 2015, was “Oral Affects the Whole Body”. The Colgate Dental Van saw over 100 children! The focus of each year’s health fair varies. Each year the health fair features educational workshops for adults and teens. In addition, the fair consists of many vendors representing various health and human service organizations. The event includes blood drives, health screenings, lunch, games, door prizes, and fun fitness activities for the whole family! Information on the upcoming 2016 Deb Ford Annual Health Fair will be posted as we get closer to the date of the event.
Bright Side Opportunities Center holds their annual Christmas Party each year on the first Monday in December. Everyone is welcome to attend free of charge! Guests enjoy great food, fellowship, games, prizes and wonderful entertainment. Please join us for this fun and festive party!