Avery County Schools and Camp Linn Haven have again partnered together to provide backpacks and school supplies to area students and classes.

The Avery Journal reports families with one or more children in schools across Avery will be able to visit the camp, pick up supplies and backpacks loaded with a variety of supplies.

Shopping by Camp Linn Haven volunteers is July 26 and 27, with volunteers packing bags on July 28. Families can pick up backpacks at Camp Linn Haven, 1308 Linville Falls Highway Newland, on Thursday, July 29.

Refreshments will be provided.

You can find out more by calling Avery County Schools at (828) 733-6006 or Camp Linn Haven Manager and Director Teirsa Lane at (828) 320-2840.