Alachua County Child Abuse Prevention Task Force Celebrates the Child

Event Type: 
Date/Time: 
Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 11:00 to 13:00
Location: 
Downtown Library
401 East University Avenue
Gainesville  Florida  32601
United States

Celebrate the Child: The Alachua County Child Abuse Prevention Task Force invites you to join the fight against child abuse by taking part in National Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month in April. Come join the Alachua County Child Abuse Prevention Task Force along with over 30 other local child -focused agencies and businesses at the 10th annual Celebrate the Child event. This free and family-friendly celebration is geared to learn how child abuse can be prevented.

The event will offer face painting, a bounce house and free books for children along with games and activities. A highlight of Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month is the display of Pinwheels for Prevention by the Ounce of Prevention Fund of Florida at the North Florida Regional Hospital to insight community members to make children a priority. Pinwheels will be on display in multiple Pinwheels for Prevention gardens throughout Alachua County for the month.

This free and family-friendly celebration is geared to learn how child abuse can be prevented.

The event will offer face painting, a bounce house and free books for children along with games and activities. Sponsored by: The Alachua County Child Abuse Prevention task Force

  • Contact Person: Cathy Winfrey
  • Telephone Number: 352-294-5523