Active shooter situations are scary for adults. Imagine the terror for a child in such a situation. Alachua City of Police, including Chief Joel Decoursey, will provide children with safety advice so they can be prepared in case they ever encounter such a situation.
When: Saturday, June 20 at 12:00 NOON
Where: Alachua Branch Library, 14913 NW 140 St, Alachua, FL
Sponsored by .M.A.P. (Music and Arts Program for Youth).
Here are a few titles for children about staying safe:
The American Academy of Pediatrics explains why this issue is so important: