Palm Beach Outlets Hosts Safe Kids Day

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Who: Palm Beach Outlets hosts Safe Kids Day

What: Safe Kids Day is a day to celebrate kids and take action to keep them safe. During this event, the first 500 children will receive free bicycle helmets. The event also will feature a bicycle rodeo; helmet fitting; fun, interactive games providing safety tips; car seat checks; safety demonstrations by vendors; and more.

According to Safe Kids Palm Beach County, injuries from car crashes, fires, drownings, poisonings, falls and more are the number one threat to kids in the United States. Throughout the world, one million children die of injuries each year, and nearly every one of these tragedies is preventable.

Safe Kids is a community-based program that offers safety education and materials to families to decrease preventable injuries in children up to 19 years of age. Their educational materials focus on drowning prevention, home safety, pedestrian safety, bicycle safety and child passenger safety.

When: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sat., May 14

Where: Palm Beach Outlets, 1751 Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard, West Palm Beach

Public information: Contact Kelly Powell at kpowell@cp-cto.org or call Safe Kids Palm Beach County at (561) 727-1048. Or call Palm Beach Outlets at (561) 515-4400. Website: www.palmbeachoutlets.com.