Posted on June 13, 2013 09:05
|Have you gotten an inside look at SABLE’s helicopter? Do you know how to program your weather radio for hurricane season? Check out more than 50 info booths, displays and demonstrations at the 2nd annual Community Safety Expo on Friday, June 14th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Empie Park. Empie Park is located at 3300 Park Avenue. The expo is brought to you by the City of Wilmington and New Hanover County.
The event is FREE and open to the public and there will be activities for all ages. Highlights include:
- Food vendors with food available for purchase
- Enter to win a one night stay at the Holiday Inn Sunspree, Wrightsville Beach
- Child car seat checks
- Safety demonstrations
- K-9 units, mounted horse patrol, motorcycle brigade, bomb squad, robot and helicopter
- Identity theft prevention with FREE shredding of personal documents (use the Wrightsville Avenue entrance, limit of 5 boxes per person)
- CPR training
- Blood pressure checks
- Safety classes for kids
- WECT will program weather radios for hurricane season
Click here for a full list of vendors and activities, schedule and a map.