Registration is open for Lights On Afterschool 2016!

by Robert Abare

Registration is now open for the nation’s only celebration of afterschool programs! Mark your calendars for Lights On Afterschool: October 20, 2016, and then start preparing for your event by registering today.

Last year’s Lights On Afterschool saw more than 1 million Americans celebrate at 8,200 events across the country. This year, we’re launching a redesigned logo and website along with updated resources to make Lights On Afterschool bigger and brighter than ever.

Top reasons to register today

  • If you register before August 18, you’ll be entered to win a Lights On Afterschool gift pack full of fun swag to hand out to kids and visitors at your event.
  • Receive 10 free copies of this year’s poster to help spread the word about your event. (Stay tuned to the Afterschool Snack learn this year’s winner of the poster design contest!)
  • Get priority registration for our Lights On Afterschool webinar series.
  • Place your event on our national map of Lights On Afterschool events.
  • Start receiving Lights On Afterschool emails that walk you through our redesigned resources, this year’s top event themes and ideas, and more.

More things to check out on the new Lights On Afterschool website

  • Register your event on our updated registration page.
  • View all the steps that go into planning an event—from elaborate community fairs to simple open houses—by viewing our interactive planning timeline.
  • Search for event ideas by theme, how much time you have, and level of difficulty

Start getting the word out today! Mention your plans for #LightsOnAfterschool, and you could get mentioned by the official Afterschool Alliance accounts on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram

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