Aimed at rural youth in grades six to nine, interactive activities will be offered on a variety of topics including livestock and farm equipment safety, working with electricity, distracted driving, and first aid.
Teachers are invited to secure a spot for their class in this free event, presented by AltaLink, by pre-registering. Funding is also available to assist with bussing costs. More information can be found on the Calgary Stampede website.
What: Farm Safety Day
When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 *revised date
Where: AltaLink Hall, Agrium Western Event Centre, Stampede Park
Note: Registration is now open, and can be completed online with this form
About the Calgary Stampede
The Calgary Stampede celebrates the people, the animals, the land, the traditions and the values that make up the unique spirit of the west. The Calgary Stampede contributes to the quality of life in Calgary and southern Alberta through our world-renowned 10-day Stampede, year-round facilities, western events and several youth and agriculture programs. Exemplifying the theme We’re Greatest Together; we are a volunteer-supported, not-for-profit community organization that preserves and promotes western heritage and values. All revenue is reinvested into Calgary Stampede programs and facilities.