Home Education Association
Established in 1984
Every year WTHEA hosts a Fall Kick-off celebration at Milan City Park.
Home School Families from all over West Tennessee gather together for Fun Games, Fellowship and good food.
This year we have all you can eat Barbecue from the BBQ capitol of the America, MEMPHIS !!
We have a Pie contest for all age groups with 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place ribbons for the winners.
Lots of games like three-legged race, Scavenger hunt, and more.
For those who don't care for sports activities we have board games like Chess, Checkers, Mancala, and others.
The park has a lot of shade and play ground equipment which makes it perfect for families with little ones.
WTHEA will provide the BBQ, Buns, paper products, and Ice.
Each family will need to bring: One 2 Liter drink or jug of tea, Kool-aid, etc.One side dish to compliment the BBQ and/or a dessert.
(If your interring the pie contest that can count as your desert)
To RSVP for Fall Kick-offyou will need to fill out this form and mail it to the specified address along with your payment by September 2019.
Or fill out the electronic form at the bottom of the page or you can call
If you have any questions please call 731-784-8117 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pie Contest rules and entry form.
Entries will be accepted from 4:00pm-4:30pm . Judging will begin at 4:30pm with the winners being announced immediately following the judging.
The age groups for the pie contest are:
5-11 12-17 18 and up.
We need volunteers to help in one or more of these areas:
One last thing, we will need everyone to have FUN!!!
- Supervising games
- 3- Judges For the pie contest (Judges cannot be parent of contestant)
- Some people to help with serving the drinks
- Set-up (This involves moving tables and covering with table clothes, prepping the food for serving, etc.)
- We need BIG fans to aim at the tables to keep the bugs off the food. (Not little box fans, if the fans are on stands that's even better.
NO Roller Blades, Skateboards, or Skates are allowed in the park per PARK Regulations.
P.O. Box 10013
Jackson TN. 38308
(c) copyright 2016 West Tennessee Home Education Association
Join Us For the 15th Annual
Fall Kick-off and Family Picnic
Date: September 2019
To RSVP fill out this form and mail it to the WTHEA address or
fill out the electronic form at the bottom of the page.
Place: Milan City Park, off Hwy 104
the Lions Club Pavilion (Off the first drive)
Time: 4:00pm -8:00pm
Cost: Members $3 per person
$15 max per Family
Non-Members $5 per person
$25 max per family
(Children 3 and under are FREE)
In order to make sure we have enough
Barbecue for everyone you must RSVP by
September 10, 2018