SPRING HILL PUBLIC LIBRARY & THE SPRING HILL POLICE DEPT. IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR MISSING & EXPLOITED CHILDREN HOSTS TAKE 25 EVENT TO COMMEMORATE NATIONAL MISSING CHILDREN’S DAY
If parents Take 25 minutes to talk to their children about safety lives could be saved. We’re helping by hosting a Take 25 event that will be a come and go format where parents can get a photo ID of their child made and the child can learn basic self-defense techniques demonstrated by a representative from Rodger’s Taekwondo Academy.
WHAT: First proclaimed by former President Ronald Reagan in 1983, annually honored on May 25th, National Missing Children’s Day serves as an annual reminder to the nation to renew efforts to reunite missing children with their families, remember those who are still missing, and make child protection a national priority.
WHO: FAMILIES OF SPRING HILL AREA
WHEN: SATURDAY, MAY 4, 9-11 AM
WHERE : SPRING HILL PUBLIC LIBRARY, 144 KEDRON PKWY., SPRING HILL, TN
WHY: The purpose of this event is to raise awareness for missing children’s issues and to supply parents with child photo ID cards, as well as teach children a few self-defense techniques demonstrated by a representative from Rodger’s Taekwondo Academy.
CONTACT: Marsha Gallardo, Children’s Librarian. 931.486-2932
About the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization established in 1984. It is the leading nonprofit organization that deals with the issues of missing children and sexual exploitation of children. It operates the national toll-free 24-hour hotline, 1-800-THE-LOST, and the CyberTipline which is the national system for reporting suspected sexual exploitation of children. To learn more about NCMEC or to make a donation, visit www.missingkids.com or call 1-800-THE-LOST.
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