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Progressive Agriculture Safety Day

Join us on Saturday, September 9th for an educational event to teach children lessons that help keep them safe and healthy. The first 300 children registered will receive a t-shirt and bag full of safety swag! To register, complete the fields below and click register.

At Progressive Agriculture Safety Day, participants are divided into small groups that rotate between stations where local organizations will teach lessons facilitate learning, educational, age-appropriate and fun hands-on activities.

This fun filled morning of learning for children and their families will include demonstrations and discussions on the following topics:

  • The Ember House (Fire Safety)
  • Wildlife Awareness
  • Fire Engine and Rescue
  • Gun and Hunter Safety
  • Water Safety
  • Home Pesticide Safety and Weeds
  • Hand Washing
  • Fire Extinguisher Training
  • Digital Citizenship and Online Safety
  • And more!

For additional information contact Lindsay Chichester, UNCE Extension Educator 775-887-2252 or chichesterl@unce.unr.edu

This is a free, community event geared towards children 5 and older. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver.


Saturday, September 9, 2017
8:00am - 1:00pm
Mills Park: 1111 East William Street
  All Ages (9&Under must be accompanied by a caregiver of at least 13 years of age)  
Registration has closed.

Event Organizer

Maria Klesta