Hurricane Tracker: Follow Maria’s Powerful Path

Back To School Pep Rally

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Keepin' it classy in the classroom!  From the latest trends to book giveaways, the Viewmont Mall in Lackawanna County is gearing up to host a free "Back To School Pep Rally" this Saturday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

If you RSVP ahead of time, the first 50 attendees will receive a $10.00 mall gift card, swag bag, and admission to the VIP amenities lounge with a chance to win a $100 mall shopping spree. Click here to RSVP!

Among the groups that will be on hand Saturday at the Viewmont Mall include the Northeastern Pennsylvania Reading Association (NPRA). The nonprofit has been around for 50 years and is made up of area educators. NPRA will have local celebrity readers at the mall Saturday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. In addition, the NPRA will also giveaway around 700 books. See the schedule of readers here!

The Wyoming Valley Mall in the Wilkes-Barre area is also hosting a similar back to school event, minus the book giveaway. To learn more about that event in Luzerne County and other gift card giveaways, head here!