Carnival-themed children’s safety fair

The 12th Annual Children’s Health and Safety Fair will take on a family carnival theme, providing free food, fun and games along with a variety of health, wellness and safety programs and displays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 22 at the Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley, One Positive Place, Shelton.

Sponsored by the Valley Parish Nurses of Griffin Hospital, The Valley Community Foundation, Safe Kids Greater Naugatuck Valley, Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley, and Griffin Faculty Physicians Primary Care, the fair will feature carnival games, a moon bounce and magic show. Free food, drinks and healthy snacks will be available.

Other activities include health, wellness and safety interactive displays, a car seat and bike helmet clinic, the Child Identification Program (CHIP), fire engines and rescue vehicles, a safety house to teach about safety features in homes, and much more. Free bike helmets will be available for the first 400 children.

For more information about the fair, call 203-732-1137 or 203-732-7584.