Children and families from McHenry and Kane Counties are invited to attend a free Children’s Safety Expo on Saturday, June 28, from 9AM-Noon at Heineman Middle School, 725 Academic Drive in Algonquin.
State Representative Mike Tryon (R-Crystal Lake) is partnering with Senator Karen McConnaughay (R-St. Charles) for the event. “This expo promises to be a lot of fun for kids of all ages,” said Tryon. “In addition to the almost 50 booths at the event, children and their families can enjoy the Traveling World of Reptiles Show at 9:15AM and a “Touch a Truck” display, featuring squad cars, dump trucks, a boom truck, ambulance, fire truck and more.”
The Algonquin Academy of Dance and Kaya Martial Arts will also be doing live demonstrations.
There is no cost for admission, and there will be free refreshments and giveaways throughout the morning. In addition to the booths and interactive exhibits, information and other activities will be available about:
· Bicycle Safety
· Cyber Bullying
· Internet Safety
· Fire Safety
· After-School Activities
· Injury Prevention
Additional information about the event is available at www.miketryon.org and at (815) 459-6453.