Johnstown PTAs to ‘Stuff the Bus’

JOHNSTOWN – The Parent-Teacher Associations of the Greater Johnstown School District have announced they plan to conduct a “Stuff the Bus” event to collect donations of school supplies for children affected by the flooding in Fort Plain.

Donations will be accepted from 5 to 8 p.m. July 24 during the district’s “Get Out and Play” Family Fun Night Cookout at Knox Field.

Items needed include crayons and plastic crayon boxes, wide-ruled composition notebooks, boxes of tissues, boxes of pencils, glue sticks, bottles of white glue, packages of wide-ruled loose-leaf paper, new backpacks, pocket folders, blue and black pens, one-subject notebooks, highlighters, children’s scissors and new lunch boxes.

The cookout event will include free food, beverages, music and games. All families who live in the school district are welcome to attend the free event.