LELAND, NC (WECT) – Leland Parks and Recreation will host an Olympic Day celebration on Saturday, June 23.
Children will be able to participate in variations of their favorite Olympic events, including track, long jump, soccer, and seated volleyball, according to a news release from the Town of Leland.
The celebration will be held at Leland Municipal Park, located at 102 Town Hall Drive, from 5 until 8 p.m. At dusk, the Town will show “Soul Surfer” on an outdoor movie screen.
“We are excited to take part in Olympic Day and inspire kids in the Leland community,” stated Leland Mayor Brenda Bozeman in a news release. “The Town is proud to support the Olympic Movement and encourage children to lead healthy, active lives.”
For more information about Leland’s Olympic Day, call Amy Ryan at 910-332-4823.
To keep track of the games, visit WECT’s new 2012 Olympics page.
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