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4 totally free events to get excited about in Jacksonville this week

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Photo: Aaron Burden/Unsplash

Looking for wallet-free ways to spend your time?

From a school supply giveaway event to a block party, here are four fun things to do around town that won't cost you a dime.

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Tools 4 School Jax: Clothing & School Supply Giveaway

From the event description:

Tools 4 School Jax is a community outreach program that was created to assist children in need with clothing, school supplies and other necessities prior to returning back to school. We aim to provide clothing, socks, shoes, personal hygiene items, backpacks and school supplies to attendees at this event.  

When: Saturday, Aug. 3, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Where: 2078 Cassat Ave. 
Admission: Free
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

Back to School Event

From the event description:

Come enjoy a family-friendly event to help you get ready for the upcoming school year!

When: Saturday, Aug. 3, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Where: Florida Blue North Jacksonville, 13141 City Station Drive
Admission: Free
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Staples Back To School Block Party

From the event description:

Come to the Staples Block Party for food, family-fun activities, free giveaways, raffles, face painting, a bounce house, games and much more.

When: Saturday, Aug. 3, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: Staples, 11111 San Jose Blvd.
Admission: Free
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

Back to School Backpack Give Back

From the event description:

It's that time of year again. Time to go back to school! We will  be giving away backpacks full of school supplies! Backpacks are one per family, while supplies last, so get here early.

When: Saturday, Aug. 3, 1-2 p.m.
Where: 7059 Ramona Blvd.
Admission: Free
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets


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