The Springfield Public Schools Foundation will host its annual Fall Festival and Book Fair at Barnes and Noble Booksellers on Saturday, Oct. 8.
The public is invited to attend this day full of fun activities, the proceeds of which will support the Foundation's mission to provide a margin of excellence for the students of the Springfield Public Schools. A percentage of the net sale of books, magazines, movies, music and food will be donated to the Foundation for the purchase of books for school libraries District-wide.
Visit bn.com/bookfairs to support the Foundation online from Saturday, Oct. 8, to Sunday, Oct. 16, by entering Bookfair ID 11983160 at checkout.
The Springfield Public Schools Foundation is also holding a $2 Sandwich Fundraiser at Jersey Mike's Subs, 2318 W. Wabash Avenue, from Thursday, Oct. 7, to Monday, Oct. 10. Individuals may purchase a sandwich for $2 on any of those days by presenting a special card. A limited number of cards are available and can be requested by completing this form. Limit 4 cards per family while supplies last.
Jersey Mike’s is generously giving 100% of the proceeds from these sales to the Foundation who will use those funds to support classroom project, classroom library, extracurricular and special project grants throughout the District.