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    2016 Calendar of events

    Would you like to learn how to properly install and use your car seat? Join us at our next car seat fitting station.

    By appointment only. To reserve your spot, call the Safe Kids office at 859-323-1153.

    The Safe Kids Car Seat Inspection Station at Imani Family Life Center will be held on the last Thursday of the month from January through March from 3-5 p.m. (4-6 p.m., April to October), located at 1555 Georgetown Road. View the Imani Family Life Center Fitting Station flyer (PDF, 526 KB)

    The Safe Kids Car Seat Inspection Station at Immanuel Baptist Church will be held on the second Wednesday of the month from 1-3 p.m., located at 3100 Tates Creek Road. View Immanuel Baptist Church Fitting Station flyer (PDF, 571 KB)

    Join us at our next meeting!

    Safe Kids Fayette County meets on the first Wednesday of each month from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital Center of Learning, located at 2050 Versailles Road. Meetings are open to anyone interested in our mission to protect children from unintentional injuries. Join us!    


    February 2016 calendar

    Feb. 25 - Car seat fitting at Imani Family Life Center, 1555 Georgetown Rd., Lexington

    3-5 p.m.

    This Child Safety Seat Inspection/Fitting Station is open on the last Thursday of each month. Parents and caregivers will learn the correct way to install a child safety seat in their vehicle and how to properly buckle up their children. Seats will be inspected by certified child passenger safety technicians. To make an appointment, call the Safe Kids office at 859-323-1153.


    March 2016 calendar

    March Safety Observances

    Check back often and join Safe Kids Fayette County on  Facebook and  Twitter for current program information on the following safety observances this month: 

    • Brain Injury Awareness Month
    • March 20-26 Poison Prevention Week

    March 9 - Car seat fitting at Immanuel Baptist Church, 3100 Tates Creek Rd., Lexington

    1-3 p.m.

    This Child Safety Inspection/fitting Station is open the second Wednesday of each month. Parents and caregivers will learn the correct way to install a child safety seat in their vehicle and how to properly buckle up their children. Seats will be inspected by certified child passenger safety technicians. To make an appointment, call the Safe Kids office at 859-323-1153.

    March 10 - 14th Annual Bluegrass Region G.A.P. (Grandparents and Relatives as Parents) Conference at The Clarion Hotel, 1950 Newtown Pike, Lexington

    Safe Kids Fayette County will be presenting a break-out session during this conference, which celebrates the important role of grandparents and other caregivers in the lives of children. Workshops, speakers, legal consultations, exhibits and other resources will be on site. For additional information, visit GAP Of Kentucky Conference 2016.

    March 23 - EKU Health Fair, Powell Building, Richmond

    9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    Safe Kids Fayette County has been invited to participate in this event. We are currently seeking volunteers to help man the Safe Kids exhibit. For additional information or to volunteer, please call the Safe Kids office at 859-323-1153

    March 31 - Car seat fitting at Imani Family Life Center, 1555 Georgetown Rd., Lexington

    3-5 p.m.

    This Child Safety Seat Inspection/Fitting Station is open on the last Thursday of each month. Parents and caregivers will learn the correct way to install a child safety seat in their vehicle and how to properly buckle up their children. Seats will be inspected by certified child passenger safety technicians. To make an appointment, call the Safe Kids office at 859-323-1153.


      April 2016 calendar

    April Safety Observances

    Check back often and join Safe Kids Fayette County on Facebook and Twitter for current program information on the following safety observances this month: 

    • National Distracted Driving Awareness Month
    • Youth Sports Safety Month
    • April 3-9 Window Safety Week
    • April 18-22 Playground Safety Week

    April 13 - Car seat fitting at Immanuel Baptist Church, 3100 Tates Creek Rd., Lexington

    1-3 p.m.

    This Child Safety Inspection/fitting Station is open the second Wednesday of each month. Parents and caregivers will learn the correct way to install a child safety seat in their vehicle and how to properly buckle up their children. Seats will be inspected by certified child passenger safety technicians. To make an appointment, call the Safe Kids office at 859-323-1153.

    April 16 - Kite Fest, Jacobson Park, Lexington

    12-4 p.m.

    April 28 - Car seat fitting at Imani Family Life Center, 1555 Georgetown Rd., Lexington

    4-6 p.m.

    This Child Safety Seat Inspection/Fitting Station is open on the last Thursday of each month. Parents and caregivers will learn the correct way to install a child safety seat in their vehicle and how to properly buckle up their children. Seats will be inspected by certified child passenger safety technicians. To make an appointment, call the Safe Kids office at 859-323-1153.


    May 2016 calendar

    May Safety Observances

    Check back often and join Safe Kids Fayette County on  Facebook and  Twitter for current program information on the following safety observances this month: 

    • National Bike Month
    • May 22-28 National Safe Boating Week
    • May 23-June 5 "Click It or Ticket" Enforcement Campaign

    May 5 - National Bike to School Day

    It's a great day to get your bike out of storage, dust it off, air up the tires, strap on helmets, grab some friends to join you, and bike to school!  Need ideas on how to organize a "biking school bus"? Check out the WalkBikeToSchool website or call the Safe Kids office at 859-323-1153.

    May 11 - Car seat fitting at Immanuel Baptist Church, 3100 Tates Creek Rd., Lexington

    1-3 p.m.

    This Child Safety Inspection/fitting Station is open the second Wednesday of each month. Parents and caregivers will learn the correct way to install a child safety seat in their vehicle and how to properly buckle up their children. Seats will be inspected by certified child passenger safety technicians. To make an appointment, call the Safe Kids office at 859-323-1153.

    May 26 - Car seat fitting at Imani Family Life Center, 1555 Georgetown Rd., Lexington

    4-6 p.m.

    This Child Safety Seat Inspection/Fitting Station is open on the last Thursday of each month. Parents and caregivers will learn the correct way to install a child safety seat in their vehicle and how to properly buckle up their children. Seats will be inspected by certified child passenger safety technicians. To make an appointment, call the Safe Kids office at 859-323-1153.