Festival celebrating RPS slated Saturday
9/20/2018, 6 a.m.
A new nonprofit, Support Together Area Youth, or STAY, will host a block party this weekend to celebrate Richmond students, teachers and the positives of the public schools.
STAY Fest will be held 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, behind Brewer’s Café, 1125 Bainbridge St. in South Side. It will be open to the public without charge.
Festival organizers announced the event will feature children’s activities, including face painting, and performances by Chance Fischer, Cole Hicks, Jam Session and DJ Henry. Remarks will be offered by Richmond Schools Superintendent Jason Kamras and Richmond Teacher of the Year Rodney Robinson of the Virgie Binford Education Center.
The event also will showcase the work of community groups that work with Richmond Public Schools.