Countdown to Kindergarten

August 9, 2019 -  6:00pm–8:00pm
TCMU-Greenville, 300 College Street Greenville,SC
Free event for rising K5 kindergarten students and families. 

Free parking is available at the Heritage Green parking deck. Overflow parking is also available at the Greek Orthodox Church Parking Lot via Townes Street.

RSVP's are now closed! Walk-ups are still welcome.

As they countdown the first day of school, your rising Kindergarten students will:

  • Have access to Greenville community resources that support children
  • Carry their own lunch tray and learn lunchroom etiquette
  • Visit a mock Kindergarten classroom and explore various subjects
  • Create a back to school art project

Plus enjoy a special story time with guest author, Melinda Long, will be reading her very popular children's book, How I Became a Pirate. Story times at 6:30pm, 7:00pm, and 7:30pm.

Kids will also have the chance to meet various community vendors and explore what they have to offer! Participating vendors include:

  • DRUM Percussion
  • TCMU-G Back to School Art
  • Precision Eye Care
  • Carolina Dance Collaborative
  • Greenville County Library Systems
  • Elysabeth Eldering
  • Bradshaw Institute
  • Brain Balance
  • Master Kim’s
  • SC Future Scholar—Event Sponsor
  • Greenville County First Steps
  • SHARE Headstart
  • Greenville Swamp Rabbits
  • Furman Athletics
  • WalMart Vision Center
  • SC Childcare Resource and Referral Network
  • Publix
  • Greenville Heritage Federal Credit Union
  • Family  Connection of SC
  • PEP
  • Imagine Upstate
  • Bricks 4 Kidz
  • Atlas Organics
  • Girl Scouts Mountains to Midlands
  • Story Time with author, Melinda Long
  • Kidding Around Greenville
  • Greenville Zoo
  • Family Connection of SC
  • South Carolina Deaf-Blind Project
  • SAFY


Thanks for our event sponsor: