Annual Fun-N-Safety Fair set for May 5
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Alex Kalista, Carbon County mason, left; and Mindy Graver, chairwoman of Carbon County Safe Kids, center; hold a scooter, donated by Tractor Supply in Lehighton for the upcoming Fifth Annual Fun-N-Safety Fair in Jim Thorpe on May 5. Looking on is Carbon County Commissioner Thomas J. Gerhard. The Fun-N-Safety Fair is free and open to families in Carbon County and will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Masonic Lodge, Fifth and Center streets. It is hosted by Carbon County Safe Kids and Carbon Masonic Lodge 242. Activities at the event include safety exercises for fire, emergencies, sun, bicycle and helmet, animal, and more. There will also be free lead screenings for children and pregnant women, and a child identification program; as well as a free bike Chinese auction for children.