With the start of the new school year around the corner, an event is planned for this weekend to help area families who homeschool their children.
A Homeschool Information Fair will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Swansboro branch of the Onslow County Library.
This marks the first year for the event at the Swansboro branch and is an addition to the Homeschool Fair that has been held each spring for the past six years at the Jacksonville branch.
UK parents continue to struggle to balance work and homeschooling under new lockdown.
There are nearly 4,000 fewer students enrolled in Rhode Island public schools this year.