Sunday fair offers food, fun, games and wellness

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 on Sunday, Sept. 22 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. 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.

Interactive displays and fire engines

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