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By Erin Smith

A Back to School Fling is planned for Saturday, August 26, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Cape Fear Farmer’s Market in Elizabethtown. The event will feature give aways of school supplies and information regarding asthma education and healthy school lunch ideas.

The event is sponsored by Ricky DD’s Party Entertainment, Cape Fear Valley-Bladen Healthcare, and C. I. K. Kids Movement.

There will be face painting and slime crafts will be available as well. There will also be appearances by Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Spiderman, Doc McStuffins, Dora, Power Rangers, Minions and Clowns.

For more information on this event, call 910-862-5500.