A music and film festival plus back-to-school giveaways planned for Saturday at Empire Outlets
STATEN ISLAND, NY – The Roc-A-Natural Cultural Foundation, Inc. and Secta 5 Prod LLC will present “Taking It To The Streets Back to School Film & Festival” at Empire Outlets on Saturday, September 17 from 11 a.m. to 8 a.m. . pm
The event will feature back-to-school giveaways, a DJ, live bands and performances by the Brighton Heights Youth Orchestra, the Financial Literacy for Youth Workshop with Northfield Bank, a Chess Workshop and a Chess Tournament unrated led by Kills. Boro Chess Club – before the featured Disney movie, Queen of Katwe screens at 5 p.m.
Community organizations, churches and local businesses will participate in a back-to-school event filled with supplies, book bags, toiletries and gift cards to help students through the school year.
A free t-shirt giveaway from Daddylizard will be provided while supplies last, while they share cryptocurrency and investing insights.
Organizers ask attendees to reserve their space on Eventbrite or contact Dorcas Meyers, President, Roc-A-Natural Cultural Foundation, Inc. Founder and CEORoc-A-Natural at 917 406-7736 or by visiting https://linktr.ee/rocanatural
Meyers, who has championed several other cultural and educational events and projects on Staten Island, acknowledged donors and sponsors such as Body Sculpt NYC, Daddylizard Cryptocurrency, Families On the Move of NYC, Kills Boro Brewing Company, National Jazz Museum in Harlem , UFT, Uncle Chase Foundation and the Universal Temple of the Arts.