SUMMIT, NJ - The 9th Annual SPARC Pancake Breakfast, benefiting the Summit Public Schools performing arts programs, will take place April 23, from 8 - 11:30 a.m. at Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School. The event is hosted by the Summit Performing Arts Resource Committee (SPARC), with tickets -- priced at $15 for adults, $10 for children and kids under three years of age eating free -- available at the door.

The family-friendly event will feature more than 20 prizes in the silent auction, as well as cash and student merchandise 50/50 raffles. Raffle prizes will include an Amazon Echo and four (4) tickets to see the Mets vs. Yankees at Citi Field on August 2. In addition to a delicious breakfast, attendees will enjoy vocal, STEP and speech and debate performances from Summit public school students. Kosher for Passover alternatives will also be available on the menu.
 
SPARC, established in 1996, is a non-profit volunteer organization that provides advocacy, education initiatives and financial support for performing arts programs in Summit public schools. For more information, contact Colleen Manion at cneilsonmanion@outlook.com.
 
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School is located at 272 Morris Avenue.