LINDEN, NJ - The City of Linden will be hosting its annual book bag drive for Linden residents on Monday, August 20.

The drive, sponsored by Mayor Derek Armstead, the Mayor's Youth Commission, along with Communities in Cooperation, Inc., Local Businesses and Faith and Community-Based Partners, will distribute school backpacks and supplies to Linden students.

The event will take place at 5:30 p.m until 8:30 p.m. at the Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade located at 400 North Wood Avenue in Linden.

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This event is for Linden residents only, ID and proof of residency required.

Pre-Registration is required at

For more information contact us at 908-290-3107 or email