SPOTSWOOD, NJ - As back-to-school time creeps closer, it will soon be time to pack the lunchboxes and brown bags once again. For moms and dads looking for healthier lunch and snack ideas, the Spotswood PTA in conjunction with the Spotswood ShopRite are offering Back-to-School Build a Healthier Lunchbox with dietitian MaryRose Agel on Thursday, Aug. 10 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m.

The free event will include healthy lunch and snack ideas, giveaways, raffles, money-saving tips and more. School supply lists for the Schoenly School, the Appleby School and the Memorial Middle School will also be available as well.

The Spotswood ShopRite is located at 380 Summerhill Road.