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|La Porte Health and Safety Fair|
2014 Health & Safety Fair
Saturday, September 20th
9:00 - 1:00
La Porte High School
The City of La Porte, La Porte LEPC and La Porte ISD hosted the annual La Porte Health and Safety Fair on Saturday, September 20th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The fair was held at La Porte High School, located at 301 E. Fairmont Pkwy.
The Health and Safety Fair had many fun activities and provided educational information for citizens of all ages. The first 500 children in attendance received a free Safety Fair T-shirt and many door prizes were given away throughout the event.
Over 100 exhibits promoting health and safety information were available, including free health screenings, free children’s immunizations, free child ID kits, a 24-foot rock climbing wall, Bike Safety Exhibit with children’s bike raffle and much more.
Exciting and educational demonstrations were provided by local industry throughout the event. Guests who arrived early were able to see a medical helicopter landing in front of the school. Children were able to attend the Teddy Bear First Aid Clinic to learn simple first aid and register to win a free teddy bear. Outside displays included La Porte Fire Department engines and ladder trucks, the La Porte Police D.A.R.E. car and many other emergency response vehicles and equipment.
Thanks to those who were able to join us for this important and exciting event which encouraged health and safety education for our community. Please check back for info for the 2015 Safety Fair.