A back-to-school community day was held in the Five Forks neighborhood on Saturday, Sept. 7, complete with games, a bouncy house, food, free haircuts, face painting and more. Organizer Mary Massie Barnes with the group Love in Action said the event was to show that everyone in the community is family. “You are special,” Barnes said. “You are loved and cared for.”
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Jasius Barber and Jaytease Daye made icees for attendees at the community day.
Kaheem Johnson and Xavier Smith speak with Danville Mayor Alonzo Jones.
Reggie Barnes and Jay Strader take time out of the festivities to pose for a picture.
Khardarius Garland tosses a bean bag while playing corn hole.
Rhynecor Inge paints Ayah Inge’s nails at the community day.