IMG_1196WEST DES MOINES, IOWA – Safety Town is for children entering kindergarten in the fall of 2013. Safety Town (a WDMCS Community Education Summer of Learning program) is a comprehensive safety education program for young children that covers safety around strangers, fire, water, traffic, buses, and poison. Children will have an opportunity to learn through experiences in the Safety Town village, a field trip to the police and fire stations, and various classroom activities. A West Des Moines police officer, certified teacher, and teacher assistant will lead the activities for the week.

Safety Town will be held at Hillside Elementary, 713 8th Street, West Des Moines. The $45 fee includes a t-shirt. For more information or to register call 633-5001 or visit