For Immediate Release
September 7, 2018

East Stroudsburg, PA— Pumpkin and face painting, a moon bounce, balloon twisting, cupcake decorating and music will be part of the festivities at Family Fun Day, being held on Saturday, Sept. 15, at Dansbury Park in East Stroudsburg.

The free, annual event is open to the public and sponsored by Pocono Services for Families and Children. It runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine, in and around the park’s pavilion.

Highlights of the day will include free books, a hula hoop contest, community agencies and a firetruck from the East Stroudsburg Fire Department. A tricky tray with lots of great prizes/gift baskets will be part of the fun.

There will be refreshments, too, and some seasonal activities like “guess the weight of the pumpkin”.

PSFC runs the Head Start program in Monroe County and information on quality early childhood education will be available. Free learning resources/materials will be provided, too.

For more information, visit www.psfc.org or call 570-421-2711. PSFC is nationally and state accredited and has centers in East Stroudsburg and Coolbaugh Township, as well as classrooms at Middle Smithfield and Smithfield elementary schools.

The mission of Pocono Services for Families and Children is to provide resources for the evolving needs of community children and families, in support of efforts to achieve their goals. The nonprofit agency has been serving Monroe County since 1965 and continues to expand services and implement new programs. Its new Mountain Center in Tobyhanna is home to health/human services agencies as well as Keystone Star 4 educational classrooms ranging in age from infant to school-age.